Current Participants

NASA/BMSIS YOUNG SCIENTIST PROGRAM IN SPACE BIOSCIENCES

 

Mastewal Abate

Mastewal Abate
Education
B.S. Biochemistry (Notre Dame de Namur University 2013)
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. George Cooper (NASA Ames)

Alexander Adranly

Alexander Adranly
Education
B.S. Computer Science & Engineering (Santa Clara University, in progress)
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. Patricia Parsons-Wingerther (NASA Ames)

Daniel Alnasir

Daniel Alnasir
Education
B.S. Biomedical Engineering (San Jose State University, in progress)
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. Joshua Alwood (NASA Ames)

Ankita Chatterji

Ankita Chatterji
Education
B.A. Psychology (University of California at Riverside, in progress)
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. Sharmila Bhattacharya (NASA Ames)

Margareth Cheng-Campbell

Margareth Cheng-Campbell
Education
M.S. Bioengineering (Santa Clara University, in progress)
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. Eduardo Almeida (NASA Ames)

Theresa Chu

Theresa Chu
Education
B.S. Biochemistry (Santa Clara University, in progress)
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. Milena Popovic (NASA Ames)

Alexander Ellingson

Alexander Ellingson
Education
M.S. Biomedical Engineering (Arizona State University 2015)
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. Milena Popovic (NASA Ames)

Palmer Fliss

Palmer Fliss
Education
M.S. Geobiology (University of Minnesota 2014)
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. Milena Popovic (NASA Ames)

Moniece Gothard

Moniece Gothard
Education
M.S. Clinical Psychology (Notre Dame de Namur University 2015)
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. Ann-Sofie Schreur

Cameron Hearne

Cameron Hearne
Education
B.S. Microbial Biology (UC Berkeley 2014)
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. Niki Parenteau (NASA Ames)

Simranjit Kalotia

Simranjit Kalotia
Education
B.S. Biological Sciences (San Jose State University 2017)
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. Joshua Alwood (NASA Ames)

Shiyin Lim

Shiyin Lim
Education
B.S. Biomedical Engineering (Santa Clara University, in progress)
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. Eduardo Almeida (NASA Ames)

Stephanie Meursing

Stephanie Meursing
Education
M.S. Geology (San Jose State University, in progress)
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. Tom Bristow (NASA Ames)

Eric Moyer

Eric Moyer
Education
B.S. Biomedical Engineering (Ohio State University 2013)
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. April Ronca (NASA Ames)

Matthew Murray

Matthew Murray
Education
B.S. Bioengineering (Santa Clara University 2016)
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. Patricia Parsons-Wingerther (NASA Ames)

Ramsey Nissan

Ramsey Nissan
Education
M.S. Bioengineering (Santa Clara University, in progress)
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. Elizabeth Blaber (NASA Ames)

Marina Predovic

Marina Predovic
Education
B.S. Biongineering (Santa Clara University, in progress)
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. Patricia Parsons-Wingerther (NASA Ames)

Sneha Ramesh

Sneha Ramesh
Education
B.S. Computer Science (Santa Clara University, in progress)
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. Patricia Parsons-Wingerther (NASA Ames)

Oscar Roque

Oscar Roque
Education
M.S. Bioengineering (Santa Clara University 2015)
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. Elizabeth Blaber (NASA Ames)

Sarah Sahota

Sarah Sahota
Education
M.S. Chemical Engineering (San Jose State University, in progress)
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. Elizabeth Blaber (NASA Ames)

Srinivaas Sekaran

Srinivaas Sekaran
Education
M.S. Computer Science (Georgia Institute of Technology, in progress)
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. Patricia Parsons-Wingerther (NASA Ames)

Shaelyn Silverman

Shaelyn Silverman
Education
B.S. Biology & Neuroscience (University of Colorado, in progress)
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. Sanjoy Som (NASA Ames)

Brian Smith

Brian Smith
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. Sharmila Bhattacharya (NASA Ames)

Sonette Steczina

Sonette Steczina
Education
M.S. Bioengineering (Santa Clara University, in progress)
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. Ruth Globus (NASA Ames)

Olivia Stimpel

Olivia Stimpel
Education
B.S. Kinesiology (West Valley, in progress)
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. Elizabeth Blaber (NASA Ames)

Nicholas J. Thomas

Nicholas J. Thomas
Education
B.A. Biology (University of Pennsylvania 2014)
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. Joshua Alwood (NASA Ames)

Sofia Tieze

Sofia Tieze
Education
B.S. Biology (Haverford College 2017)
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. Sharmila Bhattacharya & Dr. Sergio Santa Maria (NASA Ames)

Samantha Torres

Samantha Torres
Education
Masters in Public Health (San Francisco State University, in progress)
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. Ruth Globus (NASA Ames)

Taia Sean Wu

Taia Sean Wu
Education
B.A. Chemistry (Scripps College 2015)
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. Sigrid Reinsch (NASA Ames)

 

BMSIS YOUNG SCIENTIST PROGRAM

 

Abhijeet Anand

Abhijeet Anand
Education
M.S. Physics (Indian Institute of Science 2017)
Location
Bengaluru, India
Advisor
Dr. Dimtra Atri (BMSIS)

Fernando Barazzetti

Fernando Barazzetti
Education
B.S. Biological Sciences (Federal University of Santa Catarina 2014)
Location
Santa Catarina, Brazil
Advisor
Dr. Ivan Lima (BMSIS)

Theresa Chu

Theresa Chu
Education
B.S. Biochemistry (Santa Clara University, in progress)
Location
San Jose, California
Advisor
Dr. Milena Popovic (BMSIS)

Spandan Dash

Spandan Dash
Education
B.S. Research (Indian Institute of Science, in progress)
Location
Bangalore, India
Advisor
Dr. Jacob Haqq-Misra & Dr. Eddie Schwieterman (BMSIS)

Anna Donovan

Anna Donovan
Education
B.S. Chemistry & Biochemistry (Colby College, in progress)
Location
Waterville, Maine
Advisor
Dr. Betul Kacar (BMSIS)

Prashansa Gupta

Prashansa Gupta
Education
M.S. Physics (Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, in progress)
Location
Mohali, India
Advisor
Dr. Dimitra Atri (BMSIS)

Grishma Gupte

Grishma Gupte
Education
B.S. Biotechnology (Mithibai College, in progress)
Location
Mumbai, India
Advisor
Dr. Sanjoy Som (BMSIS)

Wallis Kinney

Wallis Kinney
Education
B.S. Astronomy and Biology (University of Colorado, in progress)
Location
Boulder, Colorado
Advisor
Dr. Dimitra Atri (BMSIS)

Sumeet Kulkarni

Sumeet Kulkarni
Education
M.S. Physics (Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, in progress)
Location
Pune, India
Advisor
Dr. Sanjoy Som (BMSIS)

Jonathan Mendes

Jonathan Mendes
Education
B.S. Astronomy (University of São Paulo, in progress)
Location
São Paulo, Brazil
Advisor
Dr. Afshin Khan (BMSIS)

Elizabeth Miller

Elizabeth Miller
Education
B.A. Biology (Bard College, in progress)
Location
Seattle, Washington
Advisor
Dr. Laurie Barge (BMSIS)

Francisco Gutierrez Ramirez

Francisco Gutierrez Ramirez
Education
B.S. Biology (Santa Clara University, in progress)
Location
San Jose, California
Advisor
Dr. Andro Rios (BMSIS)

Hadeel Saad

Hadeel Saad
Education
B.S. Biology (George Washington University, in progress)
Location
Washington, DC
Advisor
Dr. Andro Rios (BMSIS)

Ricardo Torchio

Ricardo Torchio
Education
B.S. Chemistry (University of São Paulo, in progress)
Location
São Paulo, Brazil
Advisor
Dr. Ivan Lima (BMSIS)

Tara Vega

Tara Vega
Education
B.S. Environmental Science (Oakland University, in progress)
Location
Rochester, Michigan
Advisor
Dr. Afshin Khan (BMSIS)

Ertem Vehid

Ertem Vehid
Education
M.S. Wind Energy Engineering (Technical University of Denmark, in progress)
Location
Copenhagen, Denmark
Advisor
Dr. Dimitra Atri (BMSIS)

Fernando Favoretti Vital do Prado

Fernando Favoretti Vital do Prado
Education
B.S. Information Systems (University of São Paulo 2017)
Location
São Paulo, Brazil
Advisor
Dr. Rafael Loureiro (BMSIS)