TCB Hands-on Workshop in Champaign, IL

Participant Profile

There were 23 participants in the workshop, selected from a pool of 119 applications, The majority of participants are from educational institutions, with the typical participant a graduate student or postdoctoral associate. A distribution of education is provided in Table 1 and of institutions in Table 2.

Current Educational Standing Number
Postdoctoral Associates 10
Doctoral Candidates 12
MS Degree 1
Total 23

Table 1: Breakdown of Participants and their current educational standing.

Location Number
Education 19
Non-profit 4

Table 2: Distribution of types of participant home institutions


Name   Institute   Education
Taufik Al-Sarraj   University of Toronto   PhD Student
Neha Awasthi   Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces      Postdoctoral Associate
Morgan Beeby   California Institute of Technology   Postdoctoral Associate
Bhargava Billenahally   University of Pennsylvania   Postdoctoral Associate
Sandipan Chowdhury   University of Wisconsin, Madison   PhD Student
Francesca Collu   University of Bern   PhD Student
Amedee des Georges   Howard Hughes Medical Institute   Postdoctoral Associate
Ramona Ettig   University of Heidelberg, Germany   PhD Student
Angelica Fierro   University of Santiago de Chile   Postdoctoral Associate
Paul Gasper   University of California - San Diego   PhD Student
Robert Harris   Florida State University   PhD Student
Manish Kumar   University of Illinois   PhD Student
Rick Lentz   University of Wisconsin at Madison   MS Degree
Jingyuan Liu   Indiana University   Postdoctoral Associate
Blake Mertz   University of Arizona   Postdoctoral Associate
Brittany Morgan   University of Massachusetts Medical School   PhD Student
Amish Patel   University of California, Berkeley   Postdoctoral Associate
Roman Petrenko   University of Cincinnati   PhD Student
Sarangan Ravichandran   National Cancer Institute   Postdoctoral Associate
Avia Rosenhouse-Dantsker      University of Illinois at Chicago   Postdoctoral Associate
Alexander Silalahi   Florida State University   PhD Student
Lisa Simpson   University of Essex, UK   PhD Student
Yu Xiang   The University of Akron   PhD Student