Berkeley Lab

Sebnem Inceoglu Yilmaz

Sebnem is Foundry industry user and works as Senior Scientist at Nano Hydrophobics. She first became the Molecular Foundry user as a postdoc under the guidance of Prof. Balsara. Her postdoc research involved designing polymeric materials for artificial solar fuel generation with JCAP,bio-fuel production with EBI, advanced thermal insulators with Dow Chemicals and polymer electrolytes for lithium ion […]

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Jon Sack

The Sack laboratory researches the dynamics of biological ion channels, and develops new means to observe and control their behavior. As a User at the Molecular Foundry, his laboratory synthesizes chemical tools for ion channel study that combine biological molecules with optical reporters and nanoparticles.

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Jared Schwede

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Alex Noy

Adjunct Associate Professor, School of Natural Sciences, UC Merced Senior Research Scientist, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

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Valerie Leppert

I served on the NCEM user proposals review committee for many years and would be delighted to serve on this committee. I’ve applied electron microscopy to many areas of research — biology to medicine to geology to materials science — so this perspective is what I think I would bring — how to reach out […]

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Walter Drisdell

Walter Drisdell is a Staff Scientist in the Chemical Sciences Division at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, working with the Joint Center for Artificial Photosynthesis (JCAP). He works on synchrotron-based characterization of materials for clean energy applications, with a focus on developing in situ and operando techniques. He has been a user of the Theory of […]

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John Bradley

I am a Research Professor at the University of Hawaii and I have 30 years experience as an electron microscopist in both academic and industrial research. My professional experience includes Principal Investigator on NASA research grants, Director of an academic institute and scientific consulting for government and corporations throughout the US and abroad. The scope […]

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Corinne Allen

As a six month multi-facility user, I have become well acquainted with the people and dynamics on three of six floors at the Molecular Foundry. This has allowed me to observe the ongoings and talk to a variety of people about their experiences at the Foundry. Additionally, as a part of the new Cyclotron Road […]

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Gregory Su

Gregory Su is a postdoctoral fellow at the Advanced Light Source (ALS) at LBNL. His work focuses on using synchrotron X-ray methods to study the structure of soft materials such as polymers. He began as a user at both the ALS and the Foundry during his graduate studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara. […]

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Kristen Aramthanapon

Kristen Aramthanapon was a User at the Molecular Foundry from 2014-2015, and will continue to be one from 2015-2016. As Chief Technology Officer of Sylvatex Inc. and the principal investigator on both of the user proposals, Kristen has been actively engaged with TMF’s user facilities, and recognizes how valuable it has been to the development […]

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