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Hari Shroff

Hari Shroff
Investigator (Tenure-Track)
Intramural Research Programs
BG 13 RM G800 13 South Dr Bethesda MD 20814
Telephone: 
301-435-1995

Biography

Dr. Hari Shroff received a B.S.E. in bioengineering from the University of Washington in 2001, and under the supervision of Dr. Jan Liphardt, completed his Ph.D. in biophysics at the Unversity of California at Berkeley in 2006 . He spent the next three years performing postdoctoral research under the mentorship of Eric Betzig at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute's Janelia Farm Research Campus where his research focused on development of photactivated localization microscopy (PALM), an optical superresolution technique. Dr. Shroff is now chief of NIBIB's Section on High Resolution Optical Imaging laboratory, where he and his staff are developing new imaging tools for application in biological and clinical research.

Research Interests

  • Development of new imaging tools to study fast 3D cellular processes
  • Super-resolution microscopy
  • Cell motility
  • Single molecule fluorescence
  • Physical properties of highly-bent DNA molecules

Selected Publications