Intern Name Project Title BESIP Mentor BESIP Year
Katie Merriman
Milw Sch of Engr
Comparing Direct Coding and Machine Learning Approaches to Cell Counting and Classification of Trypan Blue Exclusion Assays
Stephen Adler, Ph.D.
Noriko Sato, M.D., Ph.D
Peter Choyke, M.D.
Molecular Imaging Program, Center for Cancer Research Clinical Monitoring Research Program
Connor Phillips
Arizona State Univ
Using EEG to compare brain activation during reaching in children with and without cerebral palsy
Thomas Bulea, Ph.D.
Diane Damiano, Ph.D.
Functional and Applied Biomechanics Section, Rehabilitation Medicine Department
Irene Zhang
Ariz State Univ
Quantitative Analysis of Vascular Networks in an In-Vitro Model of the Lung’s Lower Respiratory Tract
Marc Ferrer, Ph.D.
3D Tissue Bioprinting Laboratory, NIH Chemical Genomics Center
Zuhair Hawa
Rice University
Biomechanical Evaluation of Direct Spondylolysis Repairs on Lumbar Spine Segmental Motion
Brad D. Hendershot, Ph.D.
Biomechanics and Virtual Reality Laboratories Extremity Trauma & Amputation Center of Excellence
Walter Reed
Dara Okeremi
Rice Univ
Atomic Force Microscopy and Structure of Plasmodium falciparum Circumsporozoite Protein and Lipid Rafts
Albert Jin, Ph.D.
Nanoinstrumentation and Force Spectroscopy Section, Laboratory of Cellular Imaging and Macromolecular Biophysics
David Narum, Ph.D.
Laboratory of Malaria Immunology and Vaccinology
Molly Bingham
Vanderbilt Univ
RNA-Seq Analysis of Circadian-Regulated Transcripts in the Proximal Tubule of the Kidney
Mark A. Knepper, M.D., Ph.D.
Epithelial Systems Biology Laboratory
Deborah Acheampong
Univ MD
Identifying the Effects of Taxane-based Chemotherapy on Actomyosin Cortical Properties in Paclitaxel Sensitive and Resistant Ovarian Cancer
Alexander X. Cartagena-Rivera, Ph.D.
Section on Mechanobiology
Ajay Thatte
Univ Texas, Austin
Biophysical Characterization of Myosin 6
James R. Sellers, Ph.D.
Yasuharu “Harry” Takagi, Ph.D.
Neil Billington, Ph.D.
Laboratory of Molecular Physiology (LMP)
Tara Tang
Johns Hopkins Univ
Using Deep Learning for Mouse Pose Estimation and Motion Analysis in 3D
Amir Gandjbakhche, Ph.D.
Section on Analytical and Functional Biophotonics, Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Imaging, and Behavioral Development
Randall Pursley
Thomas Pohida
Computational Bioscience and Engineering Laboratory, Office of Intramural Research
Brandon Chou
Univ Miami
Video Analysis System for Behavior and Activity Assessment of Fruit-Flies in High-Throughput Chemical Safety Studies for European Commission PrecisionTox Consortium
Sho Yano
Miguel Holmgren, Ph.D.
Molecular Neurophysiology Section
Ghadi Salem
Thomas Pohida
Computational Bioscience and Engineering Laboratory, Office of Intramural Research
Paul DeCostanza
U Binghamton
Computational Fluid Dynamics Study to Determine Shear Stress and Flow Patterns within the SMART System
Michael Ahdoot, M.D.
Valdimer Valera, M.D., Ph.D.
Urologic Oncology Branch
Thomas Pohida
Marcial Garmendia
Computational Bioscience and Engineering Laboratory, Office of Intramural Research
Kathryn Jaroszynski
Geo. Washington U
Characterization of Hemodynamics in Sickle Cell Disease Using Optical Spectroscopy
Bruce Tromberg, Ph.D.
Tim Quang, Ph.D.
Brian Hill
Section on Biomedical Optics
Minna Kuriakose
Univ Pitt
SG-TIETA Measurement of the Velocity Auto-correlation Function
Peter J. Basser, Ph.D.
Section on Quantitative Imaging and Tissue Sciences (SQITS)
Jia Xie
Fluorescent Lifetime Imaging: Approaches and Applications
Jay R. Knutson, Ph.D.
Rozhin Penjweini, Ph.D
Katie Link, Ph.D.
Laboratory of Advanced Microscopy and Biophotonics