Principal Investigator

Kevin Welsher

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

kevin.welsher (at)

Postdoctoral Researcher with Prof. Haw Yang, Princeton University Dept. of Chemistry

Graduate Researcher with Prof. Hongjie Dai, Stanford University Dept. of Chemistry



Postdoctoral Researchers

shangguo websiteDr. Shangguo Hou

Project: Real-time 3D tracking microscopy

PhD in Superresolution , 2015
Shanghai Institute of Applied Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences

B.E. in Measuring and Control Technology and Instrumentation, 2010
Soochow University



Dr. Jack Exell

Project: Virus tracking

PhD in Biological Chemistry, 2015
University of Sheffield, UK

MSc in Chemistry, 2011
University of Sheffield, UK


Graduate Students

11666028_10101108832582424_3624388178184211542_n12 Courtney Johnson

Project: 3D Multi-resolution Microscopy

B.S. Chemistry, 2015
Texas Woman’s University





xiaqiXiaoqi Lang

Project: Luminescent Nanomaterials

B.S. Chemistry, 2015
Nankai University





Xiaochen Tan

Project: Real-Time 3D Tracking

B.S. Chemistry, 2016
Shandong University




Undergraduate Students

Kevin Wang

Protect: Luminescent Nanoparticles

Class of 2019





Joseph Griffith

Project: Real-time 3D tracking

Class of 2018





Justin Silverman

Project: Luminescent Nanoparticles

Class of 2018






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