Thomas Carey is named a Brodie Scholar!
May 30, 2017
Olivia Scheideler is selected as a Siebel Scholar for the 2017-2018 year!
May 30, 2017
BioE grad students and NSF Fellows Brian Li and Kristin Cotner join our group!
May 7, 2017
Olivia Scheideler will present her work at the Single-Cell Biophysics: Measurement, Modulation, and Modeling Conference, June 17-20 in Taipei, Taiwan
April 14, 2017
The title of her poster is “A scalable, DNA-based multicomponent patterning method to model multivariable neural stem cell-niche interactions from a single-cell perspective.” Congrats!Read more
Olivia Scheideler receives the P.E.O. Scholar Award
March 21, 2017
The P.E.O. Scholar award recognizes Olivia’s “scholarly excellence, academic achievement, career goals, and promise to make a significant contribution to the field.” Congratulations!Read more
Thomas Carey is awarded the Kang Family Graduate Award for Biotechnology
March 17, 2017
The Kang Family Award is bestowed upon a UC Berkeley graduate student whose research focuses on biotechnology, in particular point-of-care diagnostics or biomarkers. Congratulations!Read more
Thomas was named a finalist of the Tri-Con Diagnostics Word Early Innovator Award!
March 2, 2017
Junghyun Kim to speak at the 7th International Conference on Bioengineering and Nanotechnology in Chicago, IL
February 7, 2017
Junghyun’s paper, A Microfluidic Oscillatory Rheometer to Measure Viscoelastic Properties of Cancer Cells, was selected as an oral presentation by the conference organizers. Congrats!Read more
Junghyun is selected to be a graduate mentor for Berkeley’s SMART program for graduate students!
January 7, 2017
SMART provides an opportunities for graduate students to mentor undergraduates on specific research projects. This selected program is “designed to broaden the professional development of doctoral students and to foster research skills and paths to advanced studies for undergraduates.” Congrats, Junghyun!Read more
Prof. Sohn is elected to the College of Fellows at the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE)
December 19, 2016
The AIMBE College of Fellows consists of “the most accomplished and distinguished medical and biological engineers responsible for innovation and discovery.” Prof. Sohn will be inducted as a member of the Class of 2017 during AIMBE’s 2017 Annual Event, March 19-20, 2017, in Washington, DC.Read more
Thomas Carey awarded a 2017 Molecular Med Tri-Conference Student Fellowship
November 23, 2016
Junghyun Kim receives The Graduate Division Nano Block Grant Award!
November 22, 2016
This award is for Junghyun’s academic excellence and research in the area of Nano Technology. Congratulations!Read more
Welcome to Ali Su, a new BioE rotation student!
September 9, 2016
Welcome to our new research undergrads: Emma Cimenelli, Vincent Kwan, and Connie Yu!
September 9, 2016
Francois passes his EPFL qualifying exam!
August 17, 2016
Prof. Sohn presents “Designing Experiments for Impact” at Nuclear Innovation Bootcamp: Nuclear Upended
August 9, 2016
Roberto and Francois’s review, “Single Cell Label-Free Profiling”, has been accepted to the Encyclopedia of analytical Chemistry!
July 27, 2016
Prof. Sohn participates in the UC Berkeley College of Engineering’s “Girls in Engineering Program”
July 18, 2016
Girls in Engineering is a great program in the College of Engineering focused on inspiring the next-generation of female engineers. Prof. Sohn presented the talk, “What is Engineering and What Do Engineers Do?”Read more
Undergrad alumni, Nga Ho and Heather Lynch, achieve career milestones!
June 17, 2016
Congrats to Nga who was awarded a PhD in Bioengineering at Boston University! Congrats also to Heather Lynch who was awarded tenure at Stony Brook University in the Dept. of Ecology and Evolution!Read more
Thomas Carey (BioE) joins our group!
May 19, 2016
Welcome to all our new undergrads: Kevin Luong (BioE), Alice Ma (Integrative Biology), and Nathaniel Liu (ME, UC San Diego
May 19, 2016
Congrats to Kevin Jiang, Andy Lei, and Roy Park—BioE Class of 2016!!!
May 19, 2016
We wish you all the best!Read more
Good luck Christina in med school!
April 30, 2016
We will miss you!Read more
Nahyun passes her quals!
April 1, 2016
Junghyun passes his quals!
March 18, 2016
Kevin Jiang is selected for a Regents’ and Chancellor’s Undergraduate Research Fellowship
March 3, 2016
Kevin will be screening neural and mesenchymal stem cells via Node-Pore Sensing. Congrats!Read more
Olivia Scheideler passes her qualifying exam! Congrats!
February 12, 2016
2nd Annual Sohn Lab Retreat at Tahoe
February 12, 2016
Our 2nd annual lab retreat. This year, we were in North Tahoe.Read more
Junghyun presents his poster, “Node-Pore Sensing: A Novel Platform to Characterize & Differentiate Cellular Mechanical Phenotypes” at the Breast Oncology Program Retreat, UCSF
February 4, 2016
Congrats to Junghyun Kim and Daniel Yang—recipients of The Graduate Division Nano Block Grant Award for the Spring Semester!
January 18, 2016
Sewoon’s Paper Accepted to Scientific Reports
November 16, 2015
Sewoon’s paper, “Constructive remodeling of a synthetic endothelial extracellular matrix,” is accepted to Scientific Reports. Congratulations!!Read more
Junghyun Kim’s Poster a Finalist for the Best Poster Award at µTAS
October 27, 2015
Junghyun Kim’s poster, Characterizing mechanical properties of cancer cells by Node-Pore Sensing, is a finalist for the Best Poster Award at µTAS in Gyeongju, Korea. Congrats!Read more
Francois Rivest Presentation on Barker-coded Node-Pore Sensing
October 26, 2015
Francois Rivest gives an oral presentation on Barker-coded Node-Pore Sensing at µTAS in Gyeongju, Korea.Read more
MicroTas 2015 Presentations
October 25, 2015
Francois Rivest will be giving an oral presentation and Junghyun Kim and Daniel Yang will be giving poster presentations on their work at MicroTas 2015. October 25-29Read more
Professor Sohn Participates in Berkeley Big Give Campaign
October 6, 2015
Prof. Sohn participates in Berkeley’s Big Give campaign. Check out the ~54 sec mark on the video posted!Read more
Olivia and Roberto Present Posters at Bioengineering Retreat
October 3, 2015
Olivia and Roberto present their posters at the Bioengineering retreat in Asilomar. Olivia’s poster focused on DNA-patterning of neural stem cells: “Versatile Methods for Generating Efficient, Multiplexed Cellular Communities Using DNA-Based Patterning.” Roberto’s poster focused on real-time cellular tracking at the point-of-care: “Developing of Real-Time Cell Tracking Technique for Surface-Marker Screening.” Congrats to both!!Read more
SohnLab at the Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth Program
September 26, 2015
The SohnLab participates in the Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth Program. Junghyun, Nahyun, Olivia, and Prof. Sohn do a hands-on demonstration on microfluidics for middle-school students.Read more
Welcome Thomas Carey!
September 14, 2015
Welcome to Thomas Carey, our new Bioengineering rotation student!Read more
Professor Sohn at the World Economic Forum
September 11, 2015
Professor Sohn participates on a panel discussion “Decoding Cancer” at the World Economic Forum in Dalian, China.Read more
Professor Sohn Participates in Berkeley “Ideas Lab”
September 9, 2015
Professor Sohn participates in the Berkeley “Ideas Lab” with Profs. Ana Arias (EECS), Dan Fletcher (Bioengineering), and Amy Herr (Bioengineering) at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting of the New Champions in Dalian, China. She delivers a “pecha kucha” on the liquid biopsy work the lab is developing.Read more
Francois Rivest Receives Master’s Degree from the EPFL!
September 8, 2015
Congrats to Francois Rivest on his Master’s Degree from the EPFL! We look forward to having him back in November as an EPFL PhD student!Read more
Congrats to Daniel Yang on his Master’s Thesis!
July 23, 2015
Congrats to Daniel Yang on his Master’s thesis!Read more
SohnLab at MicroTas 2015
June 30, 2015
The lab will be well represented at MicroTas 2015 in Korea in October. Francois Rivest has been selected to give an oral presentation and both Junghyun Kim and Daniel Yang were selected to give poster presentations. Congrats to all three!Read more
Welcome Dr. Sewoon Han!
June 1, 2015
Welcome Dr. Sewoon Han, our new postdoctoral fellow. Dr. Han received his Ph.D. from Prof. Seok (Sid) Chung’s group at Korea University.Read more
Welcome Brian Li!
June 1, 2015
Welcome Brian Li, who is from UT Austin and is an Amgen Scholar!Read more
Welcome Undergraduate Researchers!
June 1, 2015
Welcome to our summer undergraduate researchers: Kathleen Keh, Serena Leong, Rui Li, Shane Pracar, Lisa Qing, Stephanie Scribner, Andy Sum, and Shun Yao. We hope that you’ll have a productive and successful summer, and have as much fun as we do!Read more
Professor Sohn at the 2015 EIPBN Conference
May 29, 2015
Prof. Sohn gave an invited talk on Node-Pore Sensing at the 2015 EIPBN (Electron, Ion, Photon Beam and Nanofabrication) Conference in San Diego, CA.Read more
Congrats Graduating Seniors!
May 16, 2015
Congratulations to all our graduating seniors—Stephanie Cai, Rui Li, and Christina Lin! We are all proud of you!!Read more
Welcome Back Roberto Falcon!
May 11, 2015
Roberto Falcon, Bioengineering graduate student, joins our group after completing his 1st year rotations. Welcome back!Read more
Prof. Sohn at the Bay Area Spring 2015 Conference at UCSF
May 9, 2015
Prof. Sohn gave a Plenary talk on Node-Pore Sensing at Korean Life Scientists in the Bay Area Spring 2015 conference at UCSF.Read more
Daniel Yang at the 2015 SPIE Bio-MEMS and Medical Microdevices II Conference
May 6, 2015
Daniel Yang gave an oral presentation on his paper, “High-throughput microfluidic device for circulating tumor cell isolation from whole blood,” at the 2015 SPIE Bio-MEMS and Medical Microdevices II Conference in Barcelona, Spain.Read more
Prof. Sohn at Princeton’s Dept. of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
April 3, 2015
Prof. Sohn gave an invited talk on Node-Pore Sensing in the Dept. of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering at Princeton University.Read more
SohnLab Retreat in Lake Tahoe
February 20, 2015
First Annual SohnLab retreat at Heavenly, Lake Tahoe. February 20-22Read more