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If a Research Mentor has a lab overview video, it is included in their entry in the Directory. You can also view all the mentor videos on YouTube: CSULB Research Mentor Videos, USC Research Mentor Videos. It is recommended that students initiate contact with a mentor to make sure you are a good match. Are you a student that wants to reach out to a mentor but you aren’t sure what to say?Download this template to help you get started.

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MENTORS

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Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Chemical Engineering
Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Ongoing Projects: Structural Health Monitoring of biomaterials for biomedical applications.   Office: Engineering 2, Room 104
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Biological Sciences
Ongoing Projects: Students in the Microbial Genomics and Bioinformatics lab are involved in various projects ranging from computational biology to enzymology:
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Chemical Engineering
Ongoing Projects: Dr. Kang’s research focuses on developing soft active materials that respond to their surroundings for dynamically reconfigurable, intelligent...
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Chemistry & Biochemistry
Ongoing Projects: Our research program focuses on biomimetic inorganic chemistry, inorganic new materials, organometallics and inorganic nanomaterials.
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Ongoing Projects: Office: ECS-646
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Chemistry & Biochemistry
Ongoing Projects: Colloidal metal nanoparticle catalysis for enzyme site mimics Hybrid lipid-nanoparticle compelxes (HLNCs) for pro-drug activation and bioorthogonal...
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Biological Sciences
Ongoing Projects: Our lab studies mammalian morphological and behavioral evolution. We have a variety of projects but two current lines in particular are relevant to...