The DNA and Natural Algorithms Group

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Erik Winfree
Professor of CMS, CNS, and BE
Algorithms in Nature
204b Moore, x6246, winfreecaltech.edu
Lucinda Acosta
Administrative Assistant
204c Moore, x5707, lucindacaltech.edu
Damien Woods
Senior Research Fellow, CMS (PhD, CS, NUI Maynooth, 2005)
models of computation, self-replication
122 Annenberg, x1769, woodscaltech.edu
Dave Doty
Senior Research Fellow, CMS (PhD, CS, Iowa State U., 2009)
theoretical computer science, self-assembly, chemical reaction networks
100 Annenberg, x3534, ddotycaltech.edu
Chris Thachuk
Banting Research Fellow, CMS (PhD, CS, U. British Columbia, 2012)
theoretical computer science, string algorithms, DNA strand displacement, chemical reaction networks, energy landscapes
122 Annenberg, x1769, thachukcaltech.edu
Constantine Evans
Postdoctoral Researcher, BE (PhD, Physics, Caltech, 2014)
algorithmic self-assembly, DNA sequence design, physics
216a Moore, x6871, cgecaltech.edu
Niranjan Srinivas
Graduate Student, CNS (Master's, Math & Computational Science, IIT Kanpur, 2008)
machine learning, DNA strand displacement systems
210a Moore, x6994, niranjancaltech.edu
Robert Johnson
Graduate Student, BE (Bachelor's, Biology, Caltech, 2014) -- joint with Qian Lab
chemical reaction networks, DNA strand displacement, verification, complexity theory
216a Moore, x6871, rfjohnsocaltech.edu
Andres Ortiz
Graduate Student, Bio (Bachelor's, U Texas El Paso, 2014)
stochastic chemical reaction networks, theory of self-assembly, models of development
216a Moore, x6871, aoortizcaltech.edu
Sam Clamons
2014-2015 Graduate Rotation Student, BE (Bachelor's, CS/Ma, William & Mary, 2014) -- joint with Qian Lab
surface-localized chemical reaction networks, simulation
210a Moore, x6994, sclamonsgmail.com
James Parkin
2014-2015 Graduate Rotation Student, BE (Bachelor's, Bioengineering, UIUC, 2014)
DNA strand displacement, DNA sequence design
210a Moore, x6994, jparkincaltech.edu
Joseph Berleant
Undergraduate Researcher, CNS
DNA strand displacement, Multistrand simulation, DNA sequence design
210c Moore, x6996, jberleancaltech.edu
Nicholas Schiefer
Undergraduate Researcher, CS
Chemical reaction network and tile self-assembly theory
210c Moore, x6996, nschiefercaltech.edu
Masa Ono
Undergraduate Researcher, CS
DNA origami and DNA tile self-assembly
210c Moore, x6996, masaonocaltech.edu





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(last updated 15 March, 2015)