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End of Academic Year Celebratory Dinner!

Poulikakos Labs celebrated all their accomplishments from the academic year at Gravity Heights! Here’s to many more memories and adventures!

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Poulikakos Labs Awarded Beckman Young Investigator Award

The Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation announced today the selection of its 2022 class of Beckman Young Investigator Awardees from U.S. colleges and universities. The awardees exemplify the Foundation’s mission of supporting the most promising young faculty members in the early stages of their academic careers in the chemical and life sciences, particularly to foster the invention of methods, instruments, and materials that will open new avenues of research in science. They were selected from a pool of over 225 applicants after a three-part review led by a panel of scientific experts. Congratulations Poulikakos Labs!

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Anna Nguyen selected as Genentech Scholar!

Anna Nguyen was selected to be a part of the Genentech Scholars program! She will be participating in a 10-week, full-time summer research experience for undergraduates, supported by the Genentech Foundation. We can’t wait to see what she does during the summer and in the future!

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Paula Kirya: Plenary Talk at Stanford Research Conference

In April, Paula presented our current research on colorimetric metasurfaces for tissue diagnostics. She was one of four students selected to be a plenary speaker for the Stanford Research conference out of the 79 student presenters. Well done Paula!

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GRFP Honorable Mention

Congratulations to Samantha Bordy as she received an honorable mention from the prestigious NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program on April 2nd, 2022!

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End of Winter Quarter BBQ!

Poulikakos Lab celebrated the end of Winter quarter with our favorite songs, yummy burgers, and a few rounds of ping pong!

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Lab Holiday Dinner!

Happy Holidays from the Poulikakos Lab! We celebrated everyone’s awesome accomplishments alongside yummy food, our favorite music and holiday succulents!

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Paula Kirya selected as McNair Scholar!

Paula Kirya was selected to join the McNair Scholars Program, a big congratulations on this well-deserved honour and huge achievement! We are excited to see all of the amazing research she pursues in the McNair Program!

https://ugresearch.ucsd.edu/research-programs/mcnair/about.html

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Nanoelectronics meets Nanophotonics!

Today we had our first joint group meeting with the Bione Lab (https://www.zjahed.com), led by Prof. Zeinab Jahed in Nanoengineering! We enjoyed our lively scientific discussions on the many overlapping and complementary research directions that arise when nanoelectonics meets nanophotonics!

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Chan-Zuckerberg Initiative Tweet about our Research!