NEWS
 
 
May 18, 2018
Congratulations to Julie on passing her qualifying exam!
 
May 15, 2018
Katrina successfully defended her PhD thesis. Congratulations Katrina!
 
April 9, 2018
Sungmin's paper entitled "Mitotic cells generate protrusive extracellular forces to divide in three-dimensional microenvironments" has been published in Nature Physics! Check it out  here 
 
April, 2018
Dhiraj Indana (Mechanical Engineering) has joined the group. Welcome!
 
January, 2018
Congratulations to Julie and Vivek on winning NSF fellowships!
 
January, 2018
Emily Pang, co-term student in Mechanical Engineering, has joined the group. Welcome!
 
November 1, 2017
Welcome to Dr. Juho Pokki!
 
October 2, 2017
Hongpyo's paper entitled "Mechanical confinement regulates cartilage matrix formation by chondrocytes" has been published in Nature Materials! Check it out  here 
 
June 19, 2017
Welcome SSRP scholar Michelle Quizon! She will be working in the lab over summer.
 
June 12, 2017
Julie Chang (Bioengineering), and Vivek Gupta (Mechanical Engineering) have both joined the group. Welcome!
 
April 19, 2017
Joanna's Review' paper entitled "Regulation of breast cancer progression by extracellular matrix mechanics: insights from 3D culture models" has been published in ACS Biomater. Sci. Eng.!
 
March 29, 2017
Check out our recent review article entitled "New advances in probing cell-extracellular matrix interactions", published in Integrative Biology.
 
November 15, 2016
Sungmin's paper entitled "Viscoplasticity Enables Mechanical Remodeling of Matrix by Cells" has been published in Biophysical Journal!
 
September 23, 2016
Congratulations to Kolade on passing his qualifying exam!
 
July 1, 2016
We received a grant from the American Cancer Society to support our breast cancer invasion work.
 
June, 2016
Welcome to IISME fellow Kathy Huang and SSRP scholar Ciara Davis! Both will be working in the lab over summer.
 
May 24, 2016
Congratulations to Katrina on winning a DARE fellowship!
 
May 2, 2016
Sungmin has published his work on collagen network mechanics in PNAS!
 
April 1, 2016
Kolade Adebowale has joined the group from Chemical Engineering. Welcome to the group!
 
March 18, 2016
Congratulations to Katrina on winning a Bio-X symposium poster award!
 
October 16, 2015
Congratulations to Hongpyo and Sungmin on passing their qualifying exams!
 
September, 2015
The lab is awarded an NSF grant to support our cell division work.
 
August, 2015
Congratulations to Jordyn and Carlos for completing their summer research!
 
June, 2015
Welcome to SSRP scholars Jordyn Schroeder and Carlos Brambila! Both will be working in the lab over summer.
 
June, 2015
Ovijit is selected as a Hellman Fellow.
 
January, 2015
Welcome to Dr. Ryan Stowers, a new postdoctoral fellow in the lab!
 
October, 2014
Congratulations to Katrina on passing her qualifying exams!
 
September 15, 2014
Ovijit is awarded a 2014 DARPA Young Faculty Award.
 
September, 2014
We received a Bio-X Interdisciplinary Initiatives award with Prof. Yan Xia in Chemistry and Prof. Manish Butte in Pediatrics.
 
August, 2014
Congratulations to Jose Valdez for completing his summer research!
 
February, 2014
Lab renovations are complete; the Chaudhuri lab is now officially open!