Mirkin Group News
Max Distler, a Mirkin graduate student in the department of Chemistry, has been chosen as a Baxter Young Investigator Award. Way to go, Max!
Wenjie Zhou, a Mirkin Group graduate student in the Chemistry department, has been awarded a 2021 Optics and Photonics Education Scholarship. Congrats, Wenjie!
Congrats to graduate student, Cindy Zheng, who has been honored by the International Precious Metals Institute. You can read more about Cindy's research here.
Congratulations to former Mirkin Group graduate student, Eileen Seo, who will be joining the ASU Chemical Engineering Department as an Assistant Professor this fall. Eileen is currently a postdoc in the Hawker Group at UCSB.
Congratulations to to Mirkin Group postdoc, Dr. Cassandra Callmann, who will be departing Northwestern to join join the UT Austin department of chemistry as an Assistant Professor. Good luck as you start your lab in Texas in Fall 2021! You can read the announcement...
The International Institute for Nanotechnology (IIN) at Northwestern invites applications for the position of Scientific Officer. In partnership with the Director, this position will provide scientific oversight and management of a portfolio of sponsored research...
Mirkin MSE graduate students, Donghoon Shin & Liban Jibril, will be presenting at this year's 38th Annual Hilliard Symposium on Thursday, 5/20. You can register for the event here.
Jingshan Du, Mirkin Group MSE graduate student, has been awarded a Materials Research Society Graduate Student Award silver medal. Congrats, Jingshan!
Congratulations to Mirkin Group postdoc, Dr. Adrian Figg, who will become an Assistant Professor at Virginia Tech starting in Fall 2021! You can visit his research group's website here to learn more.
Congratulations to Mirkin Group postdoc, Dr. Devleena Samanta who has accepted an Assistant Professor position at UT Austin in the department of chemistry. Good luck as you start your lab in Texas in Fall 2021! You can read the announcement here.
Congratulations to Peter Winegar who is a 2010 recipient of the Ledo Frevel Crystallography Scholarship for his worked titled, "DNA-Induced Protein Crystallization for Novel Structure Determination." You can read more here.
Congratulations to Mirin Group graduate student, Donghoon Shin, who was named a 2020 PPG Fellowship recipient!
Dr. Adrian Figg, a postdoc in the Mirkin Group, as been awarded the inaugural recipient of the Weinberg Family Postdoctoral Fellowship. You can read more about the award here. Congrats, Adrian!
Michael Evangelopoulos has been one of the class of 2023 Brady Scholars Graduate Student Fellows. Congrats, Michael!
Congrats to Mirkin Group members Max Distler, Yuanwei Li & Peter Winegar who are in the 2020 cohort of Ryan Fellows.
Congratulations to Mirkin Group BME MD/PhD graduate student, Bilal Naved, who received a prestigious NIH F30 Fellowship to support his efforts in applying strategies in nanomedicine to address kidney disease.
Congratulations to Mirkin Group BME graduate student, Michael Evangelopoulos, who was awarded a Fotios Litsas Scholarship from the Hellenic Professional Society of Illinois based on his academic excellence and contributions to the Hellenic community. Click here for...
Congratulations to Mirkin Group postdoc, Dr. Devleena Samanta, who received $10,000 in funding as a Hanna Gray Finalist Award from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute!