The Beckman Young Investigator Program:
Providing research support to the most promising young faculty members in the early stages of their academic careers.
Congratulations to the 2015 Beckman Young Investigators
Lawrence David, Ph.D.
Duke University: Chemistry & Chemical Biology
Using natural bacterial interactions to control microbial communities
David Flannigan, Ph.D.
University of Minnesota: Chemical Engineering & Materials Science
Unraveling Charge/Orbital Ordering, Magnesium and Lattice Dynamics with Ultrafast Electron Microscopy
Yevgenia Kozorovitskiy, Ph.D.
Northwestern University: Neurobiology
Synthesis of optical, physiological and computational methods in neuromodulation
Chang Liu, Ph.D.
University of California, Irvine: Biomedical Engineering & Chemistry
Reprogramming mitochondrial translation for unnatural polymer synthesis
Patrick Mercier, Ph.D.
University of California, San Diego: Electrical and Computer Engineering
Cellular-Scale Bioelectronics: Exploring New Frontiers in Biology
Peter Nemes, Ph.D.
George Washington University: Chemistry
Development of a Single-neuron Protein Mass Analyzer: New Frontiers for Neuroscience
Kang-Kuen Ni, Ph.D.
Harvard University: Chemistry & Chemical Biology
Ultra-cold Molecules for Quantum Chemistry and Molecular Assembly
Alex Shalek, Ph.D.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology: Chemistry & Institutue for Medical and Engineering Sciences
Micro - and Nanoscale Tools for "Bottom Up" Profiling of Interacting Cellular Systems