November 2016: Our paper on cell shape using
Zernike moments was published in Integrative Biology
and was covered by the Colorado Cancer blog. Read
about it here: Study:
Does a cancer cell’s shape hint at its danger?
October 2016: Chintan Joshi successfully
defends his PhD and leaves our group to join Nathan Lewis's lab
at UCSD in sunny La Jolla by the Pacific!.
May 2016: Katherine successfully defends her
PhD thesis and graduates. She will be joining Ron
Weiss's lab at MIT for a postdoc.
May 2016: Samy graduates from the DVM program
and joins a clinic in the Denver area as a practicing
veterinarian. Congratulations Samy!!!
February 2016: Our paper on cell shape in
cancer is finally published in Biology Open!
It's open access so you can just read it.
February 2016: Ashok starts the second leg of
his sabbatical as visiting Research Scientist in the Center
for Theoretical Neuroscience at Columbia University.
November 2015: Our paper on quantitative
analysis of plant parts in protoplasts was published
in Nature Methods! Congratulations to
the team for many months of hard work!
August 2015: Ashok leaves for a year-long
sabbatical. From Sepetember to January he is a
visiting fellow at the School of Physical
Sciences, JNU, Delhi, India.
May 2015: Ashok is granted tenure and is
promoted to Associate Professor in Chemical and
Biological Engineering at CSU.
October 2014: June Medford and Ashok wrote a
short Perspective on Plant Synthetic Biology that was
published in Science.
October 2014: Chintan and Ashok's paper on
epistasis is published in Molecular Biosystems.
June 2014: Check out my awesome new project on
biology through simulations at the linked
July 2013: Christie Peebles and Ashok Prasad
awarded NSF Grant on
Metabolic Analysis and
Optimization of Biofuel Production during Light-dark
Cycles in Synechocystis.
November 2012: June Medford, Mauricio Antunes
and Ashok Prasad awarded ARPA-E OPEN 2012 grant for
development of synthetic biology. Read CSU press
October 2012: Chintan Joshi's paper on
metabolism and robustness accepted for platform
presentation at the AICHE meeting.
September 2012: Ashok Prasad awarded NSF
CAREER Grant to study the influence of nanotopography
on cells. Read more here.
April 2012: Ashok Prasad, Christie
Peebles and Chintan Joshi get Clean Energy
Supercluster seed grant.
March 2012: Samanthe's information
theory paper got accepted in PLoSOne!
Feb 2012: Dustin's nanotopography paper
got accepted in Advanced Biomaterials!
Dec 2011: Samanthe's information theory
paper accepted for the ASCB minisymposium