2020

The 2020 PCI Symposium had 25 different presentations from 11 different departments. Watch them below. If you are interested in obtaining slides, please directly contact the presenter.

2020

David MacMillan, Opening Remarks

James S. McDonnell Distinguished University Professor of Chemistry
Department of Chemistry

2020

Paul Chirik

Edwards S. Sanford Professor of Chemistry
Department of Chemistry

“Catalysis and Collaborations”

2020

Corina Tarnita

Associate Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology; Director, Program in Environmental Studies
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

“Organization of biological systems across spatio-temporal scales”

2020

Michael Webb

Assistant Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

“Chemically Specific Hierarchical Simulation and Design of Soft Materials”

2020

Leslie Schoop

Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Department of Chemistry

The Wonders of 2D Materials: Implications for Catalysis”

2020

Yibin Kang

Warner-Lambert/Parke-Davis Professor of Molecular Biology
Department of Molecular Biology

“Identification and Therapeutic Targeting of a Breast Cancer Metastasis Gene”

2020

Antoine Kahn

Stephen C. Macaleer ’63 Professor in Engineering and Applied Sciences; Vice Dean, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

“Playing with Low-Dimensional Metal Halide Perovskites”

2020

Janet Currie

Henry Putnam Professor of Economics and Public Affairs, Princeton School of Public and International Affairs; Co-Director, Center for Health and Wellbeing
Department of Economics and Princeton School of Public and International Affairs

“The Clean Air Acts Caused Racial Disparities in the PM2.5 Exposure to Fall: New Evidence from Sattelite-based Measures of Air Quality”

2020

Mohamed Donia

Associate Professor of Molecular Biology
Department of Molecular Biology

“Production and Metabolism of Bioactive Small Molecules by the Human Microbiome”

2020

Tom Muir

Van Zandt Williams Jr. Class of 1965 Professor of Chemistry
Department of Chemistry

Current Research Activities

2020

Robert K. Prud'homme

Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

“Nanomedicine: Controlling Endosomal Trafficking of Nanoparticles Using Biomimetic Ligands to Enable mRNA and Peptide Therapeutics”

2020

Ileana Cristea

Professor of Molecular Biology
Department of Molecular Biology

“Virology Meets Proteomics”

2020

Josh Rabinowitz

Professor of Chemistry and the Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics
Department of Chemistry

“Targeting NADPH Metabolism”

2020

Mike Levine

Professor and Director of the Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics, Professor of Molecular Biology
Department of Molecular Biology and the Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics

Current Research Areas

2020

Nathalie de Leon

Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

“Diamond Surface Functionalization for Nanoscale Magnetic Resonance Imaging”

2020

Sabine Petry

Associate Professor of Molecular Biology
Department of Molecular Biology

“Molecular Function and Architecture of the Cytoskeleton”

2020

David MacMillan

James S. McDonnell Distinguished University Professor of Chemistry
Department of Chemistry

Current Research Areas

2020

Ryan Adams

Professor of Computer Science; Director, Program in Statistics and Machine Learning
Department of Computer Science

“Using Randomness and Uncertainty to Close the Loop on Design”

2020

Laure Resplandy

Assistant Professor of Geosciences and the High Meadows Environmental Institute
Department of Geosciences

“Climate and Ocean Biogeochemical Cycles”

2020

Coleen Murphy

Richard B. Fisher Preceptor in Integrative Genomics, Professor of Molecular Biology and the Lewis-Sigler Institue for Integrative Genomics, Director of Paul F. Glenn Laboratories for Aging Research
Department of Molecular Biology

“Adapt or Die: Cross-Kingdom Recognition of Bacterial Small RNAs Induces Transgenerational Pathogenic Avoidance”

2020

Ben Raphael

Professor of Computer Science
Department of Computer Science

“Computational Methods for Single-Cell Genomics”

2020

William Jacobs

Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Department of Chemistry

“Designing Complex Self-Assembling Reactions Using Coarse-Grained Simulations”

2020

Kaushik Sengupta

Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

“Real-Time Massively Parallel Microhabitat Complex Landscape Platform for Development of Drug Resistance from Molecule-to-Cell Level”

2020

Tom Griffiths

Henry R. Luce Professor of Information Technology, Consciousness and Culture
Department of Psychology

“Human Behavior as the Next Frontier for AI”

2020

Todd Hyster

Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Department of Chemistry

“Photoenzymatic Catalysis: Using Light to Reveal New Enzyme Functions”