Dickinson College Video

Prof. Mirkin’s undergraduate alma mater, Dickinson College, put out this video highlighting Chad’s inspiration, career and scientific successes—particularly in the fields of nanotechnology and health care.

PC Chen & Qingyuan Lin Awarded

Congratulations to Mirkin Graduate Student PC Chen and Mirkin alumni Dr. Qingyuan Lin, who have both been awarded the Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-Financed Students Abroad. Founded by the Chinese government in 2003, the award recognizes academic excellence of non-government-funded Chinese students studying overseas among 29 countries. An award ceremony will be held on […]

2017 IIN Outstanding Research Awards Announced!

Congratulations to Maria Cabezas, Haixin Lin, Qingyuan Lin, Janet McMillan & Lin Sun who have been recognized for their outstanding contributions in the field of nanotechnology research over the past year. These Mirkin Group students have been chosen to receive the 2017 International Institute for Nanotechnology (IIN) Outstanding Research Award.

Mirkin Meetup – Boston

Boston area Mirkin alumni met up on Friday, June 16 while Chad was in town for the 2017 Koch Institute Summer Symposium. Back row left to right – Dr. Drew Prigodich, Dr. Tuncay Ozel, Dr. Will Briley, Prof. Chad A. Mirkin, Dr. Xing Liao, Prof. Keith Brown, Dr. Andrew Senesi  Front row left to right […]

Janet McMillan wins GRS poster session

Congratulations to Mirkin graduate student Janet McMillan who was recognized for her poster at the recent 2017 Self-Assembly & Supramolecular Chemistry GRS & GRC meeting in Les Diablerets, Switzerland. Janet’s poster was selected along with seven others as standouts among ~150 posters presented at the conference. Janet McMillan (center) joined by additional poster winners and conference chairs Professors […]

GRS & GRC Mirkin Group Reunion

Seven current and former Mirkin Group members participated in the 2017 Self-Assembly & Supramolecular Chemistry GRS & GRC meetings in Les Diablerets, Switzerland.  Left to right: Prof. Nat Rosi (U Pitt), Janet McMillan (grad student), Dr. Matt Jones (UC Berkeley postdoc), Mary Wang (grad student), Prof. Rob Macfarlane (MIT), Dr. Jarad Mason (postdoc), Andrea D’Aquino […]

Dr. Andrea Luthi accepts faculty position

Congratulations to Dr. Andrea Luthi, a former Mirkin Group graduate student, who has accepted a tenure-track biochemistry position at Emporia State University, her alma mater. Andrea is currently a postdoc in the Gianneschi Group at UCSD.