Laboratory of Optical Bioimaging and Spectroscopy

Principle Investigator

Postdoc

Yajuan Li

Department of Bioengieering, UCSD

​Email: yal026@eng.ucsd.edu

Yajuan Li received her PhD in Cell Biology and Genetics from Beijing University. She is passionate about in situ metabolic imaging with novel optical imaging techniques.

Students

Anthony Fung

PhD Student

Department of Bioengieering, UC San Diego

​Email: aafung@eng.ucsd.edu

Anthony is a second year PhD student from Wisconsin who is passionate about the Biomechanical applications of advanced imaging techniques. He earned his B.S. from UC San Diego, where he studied Bioengineering. During his time at UC San Diego, he has led projects in Dr. Dennis A Carson laboratory at Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine, Dr. Schmid-Schoenbein laboratory in the Bioengineering department, and Global TIES. Outside of the lab, he enjoys creating new recipes in the kitchen for his family, friends, and pet parrotlets.


Wei Chen Wei

PhD Student



Mira Swartzlander

Undergraduate Student

Department of Biology, UC San Diego

​Email: mswartzl@ucsd.edu

Mira is a third year undergraduate studying Physiology & Neuroscience at UC San Diego. She has worked previously with Dr. Wulfila Gronenberg at the Department of Neuroscience at the University of Arizona, and in Dr. Xin Jin's Molecular Neurobiology Lab at the Salk Institute. When not studying or in the lab, she enjoys dancing, playing music, and participating in the marching arts.


Darragh Buckley

Undergraduate Student

Department of Bioengineering, UC San Diego

​Email: djbuckle@ucsd.edu

Darragh is entering his fourth year as an undergraduate studying Bioengineering with an emphasis on biotechnology. He is interested in novel imaging techniques for understanding biology and metabolism. In his free time, Darragh enjoys playing soccer, basketball, and going to the beach.


Jie Hao

Undergraduate Student