The Team!

Shukla Group Members and Alumni

Principal Investigator


Diwakar Shukla
Principal Investigator

Graduate Student


Soumajit Dutta
Graduate Student, ChBE, 2018-
Austin T. Weigle
Graduate Student, Chemistry, 2017-
Xuenan Mi
Graduate Student, Biophysics, 2019-
Prateek Bansal 2022
Prateek Bansal
Graduate Student, ChBE, 2019-
Hsin-Lan (Nicole) Chiang
Graduate Student, ChBE, 2020-
Diego E. Kleiman
Graduate Student, Biophysics, 2020-
Krishna Kumar Narayanan
Graduate Student, Biochemistry, 2019-
Song Yin
Graduate Student, ChBE, 2021-
Tanner J. Dean
Graduate Student, Biophysics, 2021-
Lingyun Xu
Graduate Student, Bioengineering, 2021-
Sarah E. Lindley
Graduate Student, Bioengineering, 2021-
Arnav Paul
Graduate Student, Chemistry, 2022-
Hassan Nadeem
Graduate Student, Bioengineering, 2022-

Undergraduate Student


Anh Nguyen
Undergraduate Student, ChBE 2023
Swaroop Thammineni
Undergraduate Student, Bioengineering, 2023
Max Kim
Undergraduate Student, ChBE, 2024

Postdoctoral Fellow


Rabindranath Paul
Postdoctoral Fellow, ChBE, 2021-
Yiyang Lu
Postdoctoral Fellow, ChBE, 2022-

Group Alumni


Matthew Chan
Graduate Student, ChBE, 2017-2022
Jiming Chen
Ph. D., ChBE, 2017-2022
Jiangyan Feng
Ph.D., ChBE, 2016-2021
Chuankai Zhao
Ph. D., ChBE, 2015-2020
Shriyaa Mittal
Ph. D., Biophysics, 2015-2020
Zahra Shamsi
Ph. D., ChBE, 2015-2019
Alexander S. Moffett
Ph. D., Biophysics, 2014-2019
Zhengyuan Xue
M.S., Biophysics, 2019-2022
Briana Sobecks
Undergraduate student, ChBE 2022
Yazeed Alfawaz
B.S., ChBE, 2021
Amisha Patel
B.S., ChBE, 2021
Faisal Aldukhi
B.S., ChBE, 2019
Aik Rui Tan
B.S., MatSE, 2019
Qihua Chen
B.S., MatSE, 2018
Moeen Meigooni
B. S., ChBE, 2017
Zeynep Ali
B.S., ChBE, 2016
Lawrence Zhao
Student Researcher, University High School, 2020-2022
Balaji Selvam
Postdoctoral Fellow, ChBE, 2015-2020
Pouyan Khakbaz
Postdoctoral Fellow, ChBE, 2018-2020