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2021 COVID Group Meeting
2021 COVID Group Meeting
2021 Group Picture (nope, not during a pandemic)
2021 Group Picture (nope, not during a pandemic)
2019 Williams Group
2019 Williams Group
Front to Back (1) Sara Fakhretaha Aval, Claudia Alvarez, Brooke Rothschild-Mancinelli; (2) Jessica Bowman, Keisha Harville; (3) Kavita Matange, Jay Haynes, Becca Guth-Metzler; (4) Chieri Ito, Nicole Zaubi, Alyssa Sargon, Moran Frenkel-Pinter; (5) Loren, Petar Penev, Santi Mestre-Fos, Sarah Maurer; (5) Anton Petrov, Vahab Rajaei, Roger Wartell, Ahmad Mohamed (absent Eric Smith, Amitej Venapally, Aparna Maddala, Caeden Meade, Maria Ahmad, Jennifer Kim)
Sara and Kavita
Sara and Kavita
Preparing the lab for installation of new energy efficient LEDs
Chieri Ito, 2020
Chieri Ito, 2020
Preparing the lab for installation of new energy efficient LEDs
The Group and the Rambling Wreck
The Group and the Rambling Wreck
Rambling Wreck
The Group and the Rambling Wreck
The Group and the Rambling Wreck
Rambling Wreck
Keisha Harville
Keisha Harville
2008 Jessica Bowman with Corvin
2008 Jessica Bowman with Corvin
Research Scientist
Petar Penev
Petar Penev
Graduate Student
Sara Fakhretaha Aval
Sara Fakhretaha Aval
Graduate Student
Becca Guth-Metzler
Becca Guth-Metzler
Graduate Student
Holly McCall
Holly McCall
GA Tech Undergraduate Researcher
Elisabeth Cowan
Elisabeth Cowan
GA Tech Undergraduate Researcher (in the Glass lab)
Caeden Meade
Caeden Meade
Graduate Student
2019 Becca and Brooke
2019 Becca and Brooke
Graduate Students
Octavio Calvo
Octavio Calvo
GA Tech Undergraduate Researcher
2020 Jennifer Kim
2020 Jennifer Kim
GA Tech Undergraduate
Petar's Marriage Celebration
Petar's Marriage Celebration
Celebrating Petar's Wedding
2010 Jessica Bowman
2010 Jessica Bowman
Lab Manager, Research Scientist
Moran Frenkel-Pinter and Yuval
Moran Frenkel-Pinter and Yuval
Post Doc
Chieri, Moran and Jessica
Chieri, Moran and Jessica
Petar Penev, Vasanta Chivukula & Loren
Petar Penev, Vasanta Chivukula & Loren
Graduate Students
2018 Cesar A Menor Salvan and Anton Petrov
2018 Cesar A Menor Salvan and Anton Petrov
2012 Anton Petrov
2012 Anton Petrov
Research Scientist, at a Hawks game
Cool Center
Cool Center
at the 2019 Seattle AbSciCon meeting
friends of the group
friends of the group
2019 Kaitlin Jacobson
2019 Kaitlin Jacobson
GA Tech Undergraduate Researcher
Aparna Maddala
Aparna Maddala
Masters Degree in Bioinformatics, 2020
Amitej Venapally
Amitej Venapally
MD/PhD at Emory
2018 Tech Square Bench
2018 Tech Square Bench
2014 Tech Square Bench
2014 Tech Square Bench
Group 2014; B) Nicholas Kovacs, Susann Orth, Burak Gulen, Loren, Paul Fang. B) Tim Lenz, Kathryn Lanier, Chad Bernier, Lizzett Ramos Gomez, Jessica Bowman
Estelle Dodson Loren, Melissa Kirven-Brooks at NASA Ames
Estelle Dodson Loren, Melissa Kirven-Brooks at NASA Ames
Nick Kovacs
Nick Kovacs
IMG 5215
IMG 5215
Marcus Bray
Marcus Bray
2019 Tanner Brault
2019 Tanner Brault
Summer Undergraduate
2018 Williams Group
2018 Williams Group
Sara Fakhretaha Aval, Jessica Bowman, Afrah Ghauri, Amitej Venapally, Nicholas Kovacs, Jay Haynes, Ahmad Mohamed, Mathi Ho, Roger Wartell, Petar Penav, Jazmin Cruz, Chad Bernier, Loren Williams
Aniya Kuhn
Aniya Kuhn
2018 John (Colin) Richards
2018 John (Colin) Richards
Summer Undergraduate
Before and After
Before and After
Chiaolong Hsiao, Tatsuya Maehigashi, Loren, Srividya Mohan, Derrick Watkins
Group Reunion 2014
Group Reunion 2014
ned loren nick steve
ned loren nick steve
2017 Loren and Afrah Ghauri
2017 Loren and Afrah Ghauri
The Archean Earth (simulator)
The Archean Earth (simulator)
Marcus Bray, Loren, Nicholas Kovacs, Jennifer Glass, Kathryn Lanier, Claudia Montllor Albalate
2017 Calvin Runnels
2017 Calvin Runnels
Ga Tech Undergraduate
Calvin Again
Calvin Again
2014 Kathryn Lanier:
2014 Kathryn Lanier:
Graduate Student
2017 Loren and Kathryn
2017 Loren and Kathryn
2015 Lively Li and Roger Wartell
2015 Lively Li and Roger Wartell
2015 Loren and Tim Lenz
2015 Loren and Tim Lenz
2017 Lizzette Gomez Ramos and Loren
2017 Lizzette Gomez Ramos and Loren
2016 Loren and Ryan Jean
2016 Loren and Ryan Jean
2015 Loren and Ned Seeman
2015 Loren and Ned Seeman
2015 Burak Gulen
2015 Burak Gulen
Graduate Student
2015 Loren and Nick
2015 Loren and Nick
2014 Loren and Savio Farias in Brazil
2014 Loren and Savio Farias in Brazil
Summer Researchers 2014
Summer Researchers 2014
Nya Dawson (Gwinnette High School), Will Taft (Grady High School), Harrison WIlco (Grady High School), Nigistmariam Abdurahiman (GT UG) and Rodrigo Jacome (UNAM), Lena Adams (absent)
Group 2014
Group 2014
Part of the Williams Group, Summer 2014:
Part of the Williams Group, Summer 2014:
Row 1 (back): Paul Fang, Brande Jones, Row 2: Harrison Wilco, Baruk Gulen, Row 3: Rodrigo Jacome, Will Taft, NIcholas Kovacs, Chad Bernier, 4: Tim Lenz, Nigistmariam Abdurahiman, Loren Williams, Row 5: Jessica Bowman, Nay Dawson, Eric O'Neil.
Missing: Kathryn Lanier, Anton Petrov , Denise Okafor, Sue Winters, Vanessa Chen, Amrita Banerjee, Chris Walder, Sammi Dean & Lena Adams.
Sammi Dean:
Sammi Dean:
Sammi Dean; Grady High graduate & Gap-Year researcher, 2014
Williams Group 2010
Williams Group 2010
plus lots of friends
RiboEvo 2010 photo shopped
RiboEvo 2010 photo shopped
The magic of photoshop
2012, Goldwater Scholar
2012, Goldwater Scholar
Guatam Goel (undergraduate)
2005
2005
Chiaolong Hsiao
2004
2004
Chiaolong Hsiao
2012
2012
Eric O'Niell
ISSOL meeting in Montpellier, 2011
ISSOL meeting in Montpellier, 2011
Jessica Bowman & Dana Schneider
Ribosome Suddath Symposium, 2011
Ribosome Suddath Symposium, 2011
Chad Bernier
2010
2010
Jamila Cola
Suddath Symposium, 2011
Suddath Symposium, 2011
Dana Schneider, Eric Anderson & Lively Lie
2011
2011
Frank and Sue Winters
2010
2010
Dana Schneider
Suddath Symposium, 2011
Suddath Symposium, 2011
Eric Anderson & Poorna Roy
IMG001 (5) copy-1 (dragged)
IMG001 (5) copy-1 (dragged)
UNAM
2010
2010
Dana Schneider
Ali Hassan
Ali Hassan
Hassan Ali (Al), a visiting undergraduate from Leeds University (2013)
Sudha Jajamani's Group at IISER, Pune
Sudha Jajamani's Group at IISER, Pune
Sudha Rajamani's Group in Pune, India
Nick & Mona Hud, Nidhi & Loren Williams
Nick & Mona Hud, Nidhi & Loren Williams
Nick, Mona, Nidhi, Loren
Art Janata and Gary Schuster
Art Janata and Gary Schuster
Art Janata and Gary Schuster
2004
2004
Eli Hershkovits, Research Scientist
Utah, 2012
Utah, 2012
Loren Williams, Gary Schuster & Art Janata, ski colleagues
Catherine went to the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine. Krista went to industry (PinnacleAIS)
Catherine went to the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine. Krista went to industry (PinnacleAIS)
Catherine Tripp (undergraduate) & Krista Staskevicius (Baldwin), (undergraduate)
AbSciCon 2012
AbSciCon 2012
Buzz & John Peters from Montana State (move to WSU)
Jason went to med school
Jason went to med school
Jason Murray
Loren & his post doc advisor
Loren & his post doc advisor
Alex Rich and Loren Williams
Jessie went to grad school at UCSD
Jessie went to grad school at UCSD
Jessie Peters (undergraduate, went to graduate school at UCSD)
at UVa
at UVa
Cameron Mura, Undergraduate & Linda Columbus
Carl Pilcher, former NAI director, 2011
Carl Pilcher, former NAI director, 2011
Carl Pilcher & Loren Williams
2011
2011
Catherine Tripp, Undergraduate & Jason Murray, Undergraduate
Went to med school
Went to med school
Caitlin Prickett (technician, went to medical school)
Went to med school
Went to med school
Caitlin Prickett (technician)
PhD with Steve Harvey
PhD with Steve Harvey
Yingying Zhen
Went to work for Dev Arya's company
Went to work for Dev Arya's company
Derrick Watkins (graduate student)
manny 1
manny 1
Emmanuel Tannenbaum (June 28, 1978 to May 28, 2012)
Got tenure, 2013
Got tenure, 2013
Raquel Lieberman
Steve Harvey's Birthday Party, 2010
Steve Harvey's Birthday Party, 2010
Steve Harvey did not show up for his birthday party, so we ate the cake without him.
Cold Spring Harbor, 2016
Cold Spring Harbor, 2016
Srividya Mohan, Loren, Tom Steitz and Harry Noller.
Diya went to postdoc for Harry Noller
Diya went to postdoc for Harry Noller
Graduation:Srividya Mohan, went to post doc with Harry Noller at UCSC.
Opening the CCE
Opening the CCE
Nick Hud
Williams Group, 2007
Williams Group, 2007
Diya Mohan (graduate student), Chiaolong Hsiao (graduate student), Tatsuya Maehigashi (graduate student), Derrick Watkins (graduate student)
Williams Group, 2007
Williams Group, 2007
Chiaolong Hsiao (graduate student), Diya Mohan (graduate student), Tatsuya Maehigashi (graduate student), Loren Williams, Derrick Watkins (graduate student)
Audra went to med school
Audra went to med school
Audra Morabito (Robinson), (undergraduate) & Derrick Watkins (graduate student)
works at US Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases
works at US Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases
Tinoush Moulaei (graduate student)
T went to post doc at Emory
T went to post doc at Emory
Tatsuya Maehigash (graduate student)
Buzz, 2004
Buzz, 2004
Diya Mohan (graduate student) & Buzz
Ramblin Wreck, 2004
Ramblin Wreck, 2004
Trudy & the Rambling Wreck.
Nick's post doc
Nick's post doc
Irena Mamajanova
does our accounts
does our accounts
Mamie Gaskin
Tatsuya Maehigashi
Tatsuya Maehigashi
Tatsuya Maehigashi (graduate student)
2007, Barbara was Loren's PhD advisor, MIckey was Barbara's PhD advisor
2007, Barbara was Loren's PhD advisor, MIckey was Barbara's PhD advisor
Loren Williams, Barbara Ramsay Shaw and Mickey Schurr
at UCLA, 2010
at UCLA, 2010
Diya Mohan (graduate student)
Tinoush Moulaei
Tinoush Moulaei
Tinoush Moulaei (graduate student)
went to be a Professor at Suzuka University of Medical Science
went to be a Professor at Suzuka University of Medical Science
Seiji Komeda (postdoc)
Williams Group, 2002
Williams Group, 2002
Loren Williams, Kris Woods (graduate student), Billy Booth (graduate student), Mary Peek, (graduate student), Sarah Tannenbaum (undergraduate), Tinoush Moulaei (graduate student), Eli Hershkovits (research scientist), Derrick Watkins (graduate student)
Williams Group, 2001
Williams Group, 2001
Akanksha Nagpol (graduate student), Shelley Howerton (graduate student), Kevin Maloney (summer undergraduate), Kris Woods (graduate student), Dan Schnobrich (summer undergraduate) Tinoush Moulaei (graduate student), Melissa Kerzic (graduate student), Ryan Burnette, (graduate student), Loren Williams
Williams Group, 2001
Williams Group, 2001
Perry and Ryan Burnette (graduate student), Melissa Kerzic (graduate student), Dan Schnobrich (summer undergraduate), Loren, Justin & Nidhi
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DSC01064
Tinoush Moulae (graduate student)
Tinoush Moulaei
Tinoush Moulaei
Tinoush Moulaei (graduate student)
Tinoush Moulaei
Tinoush Moulaei
Tinoush Moulaei (graduate student)
Williams group, 2001
Williams group, 2001
RH side: Nidhi Williams, Melissa Kerzic (graduate student), Perry & Ryan Burnett (graduate student)
LH side: Kevin Maloney & Dan Schnobrich (both summer undergraduates)
2001
2001
Kevin Maloney (summer undergraduate)
2001
2001
Perry & & Ryan Burnett (graduate student)
2001
2001
Melissa Kerzic (graduate student)
brian
brian
Brian Lynch (graduate student)
2000, Kris teaches at Bradley University
2000, Kris teaches at Bradley University
Kris Woods (graduate student)
2000, Kris teaches at Bradley University
2000, Kris teaches at Bradley University
Kris Wood (graduate student)
2000
2000
Shelley Howerton (graduate student)
2002
2002
Shelley Howerton (graduate student)
Denise teaches at Samford University
Denise teaches at Samford University
Denise Jones (Gregory) (graduate student)
Shelley teaches in the Cobb School District
Shelley teaches in the Cobb School District
Shelley Howerton (graduate student)
Chad works at Omniscribe
Chad works at Omniscribe
Chad SInes (graduate student)
Went to Mercer Med School
Went to Mercer Med School
Audra Morabito, Undergraduate
?Roles of Metals in Biological Reactions, Biology and Medicine?, Kyoto, 2005
?Roles of Metals in Biological Reactions, Biology and Medicine?, Kyoto, 2005
Nick Farrell (collaborator)
2002
2002
Brian Lynch (graduate student)
2002
2002
Chad Sines (graduate student)
Dr. Protease
Dr. Protease
Jim Powers ( (collaborator & colleague)
Williams Group, 2000
Williams Group, 2000
Loren Williams with Justin
Melissa Kerzic (graduate student), Kris Woods (graduate student), Brian Lynch (graduate student), Denise Jones (Gregory) (graduate student), Shelley Howerton (graduate student), Laura Howeton
Front: Tinoush Moulaei (graduate student)
Brian Lynch
Brian Lynch
Brian Lynch (graduate student)
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DSC01061
2000
2000
Shelly Howerton, front (graduate student)
Williams and Wartell groups, 2000
Williams and Wartell groups, 2000
Williams and Wartell groups, 2000
Williams and Wartell groups, 2000
Williams and Wartell groups, 2000
Williams and Wartell groups, 2000
Marc Vogt
Marc Vogt
Marc Vogt
went to UGA law school
went to UGA law school
Russell Blythe (undergraduate)
Denise Jones (Gregory)
Denise Jones (Gregory)
Denise Jones (Gregory) (graduate student)
Mamie Gaskin
Mamie Gaskin
Mamie Gaskin
Summer undergraduate
Summer undergraduate
Kevin Maloney, (summer undergraduate)
went to med school, professor at U of Minn
went to med school, professor at U of Minn
Daniel Schnobrich, (summer undergraduate)
Melissa Kerzic (Deshautelle)
Melissa Kerzic (Deshautelle)
Melissa Kerzic (Deshautelle) (graduate student)
got her PhD with Allen Orville
got her PhD with Allen Orville
Akanksha Nagpal (graduate student)
2001
2001
Brian Lynch (graduate student)
UG researcher, got her PhD at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
UG researcher, got her PhD at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Natanya Civjan, (undergraduate)
civjan 2
civjan 2
Natanya Civjan, (undergraduate)
melissa kerzic
melissa kerzic
Melissa Kerzic (graduate student)
jenn leader
jenn leader
Jenn Leader (summer undergraduate)
ginger billy 2002
ginger billy 2002
Ginger Pern & Billy Booth
shelley howerton 2002 fish
shelley howerton 2002 fish
Shelley Howerton (graduate student)
marc 1
marc 1
Marc Vogt
shelley ryan
shelley ryan
Shelley Howerton (graduate student) & Ryan Burnett (graduate student)
marc 2
marc 2
Marc Vogt
mostafa 1
mostafa 1
Mostafa El-Sayed
nerem 1
nerem 1
Bob Nerem
shelley ryan 3
shelley ryan 3
Shelley Howerton (graduate student) & Ryan Burnett (graduate student)
jill heidinger 1
jill heidinger 1
Jill Heidinger (Heidinger-Pauli) (summer undergraduate)
research group 2002-1
research group 2002-1
jill sarah 2
jill sarah 2
Sarah Tannenbaum, Undergraduate & Jill Heidinger (Heidinger-Pauli), Undergraduates
Sarah went to Columbia Med School, Jill got her PhD at Carnegie Institution
Sarah went to Columbia Med School, Jill got her PhD at Carnegie Institution
Sarah Tannenbaum, Undergraduate & Jill Heidinger (Heidinger-Pauli), Undergraduate
Amy attended med school at the Medical College of Georgia
Amy attended med school at the Medical College of Georgia
Amy Vinson (undergraduate researcher)
Amy attended med school at the Medical College of Georgia
Amy attended med school at the Medical College of Georgia
Amy Vinson (undergraduate researcher)
Amy attended med school at the Medical College of Georgia
Amy attended med school at the Medical College of Georgia
Amy Vinson (undergraduate researcher)
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DSC01071
Undergraduate
2002, Ginger went the ECE graduate program at Carnegie Mellon
2002, Ginger went the ECE graduate program at Carnegie Mellon
Ginger Perng (undergraduate researcher)
2002
2002
Billly Booth (graduate student)
1999
1999
Dabney DIxon, Loren Williams, Barbara Shaw
2000, Martin was Roald's thesis advisor, and Loren's UG advisor.
2000, Martin was Roald's thesis advisor, and Loren's UG advisor.
Roald Hoffman & Martin Gouterman
2002
2002
Mary Peek (graduate student)
suzy shuker
suzy shuker
Suzy Shuker (Beckam)
ty fife
ty fife
Ty Fife
mary 1
mary 1
Mary Peek (graduate student)
Assistant Professor at UVa
Assistant Professor at UVa
Cameron Mura (undergraduate)
Chinese food, 1997
Chinese food, 1997
Williams Group.
Back. Loren Williams, Denise Gregory (Jones) (graduate student), Lori (graduate student), Kevin Jude, Undergraduate, Greg Hampikian, Visiting Scientist.
Front: Gary Hu, Post Doc, Lori McFail-Isom (graduate student), Tina Davis (graduate student), Elain Keane, Undergraduate, Tawana Sherard (graduate student), Xiuqi Shui, Post Doc
wilson group
wilson group
Tina Davis (graduate student) Tom Cech, David Wilson (GSU) and...
cs sb dj
cs sb dj
Chad SInes (graduate student), Saswati Banerjee, Post Doc, Tom Cech and Denise Gregory (Jones) (graduate student)
2002
2002
School of Chem/Biochem Staff Party at Loren's house
front - Laren Tolbert, Mamie Gaskin, Alice Jackson, Joelle Szendel, Loren Williams
row 2 - Shirley Tomes, Michele Yager, Jerry Cloninger, Karen Tyree, Ty Fife
row 3 - Marsha Moore, Kathy Huggins, Garland Stewart, ?? (maybe Angelie Green behind Karen), Mike Riley, Pat Daniels, Davine Henderson, ??
back - Charlie Pope, Greg Abrams, Don Woodyard, James Godard, Richard Bedell, ??
2002
2002
MIchele Yager, Shirley Tomes, Pat Daniels
2000
2000
Kathy Seley and David Collard
2000
2000
Jim Powers
group 97
group 97
Williams Group
Back: Loren Williams & Steve Presnell, Graduate Student.
MIddle: Xiqui Shui, Post Doc, Tawana Sherard (graduate student), Denise (Gregory) Jones (graduate student), & Gary Hu, Post Doc
Front Row: Tina Davis (graduate student), Lori Isom (graduate student) & ???
2003, Arizona
2003, Arizona
Rob Whetten & Loren Williams
lipscoomb 1
lipscoomb 1
Leigh Ann Lipscomb, Post Doc
shui 1
shui 1
Xiuqi Shui, Post Doc
Steve is a Research Associate at the U of Kentucky
Steve is a Research Associate at the U of Kentucky
Steve Presnell (graduate student)
John got his PhD at Yale, and is a professor at Harvard
John got his PhD at Yale, and is a professor at Harvard
John Rynn (undergraduate, summer 1998)
Tina teaches at Lovett High School
Tina teaches at Lovett High School
Tina Davis (graduate student) and Justin Williams, 1996
Tina Davis
Tina Davis
Mary Peek
Mary Peek
John teaches at Kennesaw State
John teaches at Kennesaw State
John Haseltine (colleague)
Richard passed away in 1999
Richard passed away in 1999
Richard Plaskon, Research Scientist
1996, Fang got his PhD at Yale and is a Senior Consultant at Valeocon
1996, Fang got his PhD at Yale and is a Senior Consultant at Valeocon
Fang Zhou (undergraduate researcher)
brad chaires
brad chaires
Brad Chaires (collaborator)
Loren's first graduate student, now an academic professional at Tech
Loren's first graduate student, now an academic professional at Tech
Mary Peek (graduate student) & Justin Williams
marc vogt marty briggs
marc vogt marty briggs
Marc Vogt & Marty Briggs
1996, Rebecca went to Med School at the Medical College of GA
1996, Rebecca went to Med School at the Medical College of GA
Rebecca Woo (undergraduate researcher)
Lori is a professor at Central Arkansas University
Lori is a professor at Central Arkansas University
Lori McFail-Isom (graduate student)
2000
2000
Elaine Keane (undergraduate)
Kevin Jude & Elaine Keane
Kevin Jude & Elaine Keane
Kevin Jude, Undergraduate & Elaine Keane, Undergraduate
Kevin Jude 1
Kevin Jude 1
Kevin Jude, Undergraduate
2000, Kevin got a PhD at Penn and is s post doc at Berkeley
2000, Kevin got a PhD at Penn and is s post doc at Berkeley
Christine & Kevin Jude
1993 Suddath Symposium Speakers
1993 Suddath Symposium Speakers
Ned Seeman, David Wilson, Harmon Zuccola, Larry DeLucas, Steve Harvey, Paula Fizgerald, Charlie Bugg, Alex McPherson, Jung-Ja Kim, Alex Rich
Loren & Charlie ran the 1994 ACA meeting
Loren & Charlie ran the 1994 ACA meeting
Loren Williams & Charlie Carter
alex rich 2
alex rich 2
Alexander Rich
gouterman group 65
gouterman group 65
Martin Gouterman's Group at Harvard in 1965
Martin was Loren Williams' undergraduate advisor at the UW.
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2021 COVID Group Meeting
2021 Group Picture (nope, not during a pandemic)
2019 Williams Group
Front to Back (1) Sara Fakhretaha Aval, Claudia Alvarez, Brooke Rothschild-Mancinelli; (2) Jessica Bowman, Keisha Harville; (3) Kavita Matange, Jay Haynes, Becca Guth-Metzler; (4) Chieri Ito, Nicole Zaubi, Alyssa Sargon, Moran Frenkel-Pinter; (5) Loren, Petar Penev, Santi Mestre-Fos, Sarah Maurer; (5) Anton Petrov, Vahab Rajaei, Roger Wartell, Ahmad Mohamed (absent Eric Smith, Amitej Venapally, Aparna Maddala, Caeden Meade, Maria Ahmad, Jennifer Kim)
Sara and Kavita
Preparing the lab for installation of new energy efficient LEDs
Chieri Ito, 2020
Preparing the lab for installation of new energy efficient LEDs
The Group and the Rambling Wreck
Rambling Wreck
The Group and the Rambling Wreck
Rambling Wreck
Keisha Harville
2008 Jessica Bowman with Corvin
Research Scientist
Petar Penev
Graduate Student
Sara Fakhretaha Aval
Graduate Student
Becca Guth-Metzler
Graduate Student
Holly McCall
GA Tech Undergraduate Researcher
Elisabeth Cowan
GA Tech Undergraduate Researcher (in the Glass lab)
Caeden Meade
Graduate Student
2019 Becca and Brooke
Graduate Students
Octavio Calvo
GA Tech Undergraduate Researcher
2020 Jennifer Kim
GA Tech Undergraduate
Petar's Marriage Celebration
Celebrating Petar's Wedding
2010 Jessica Bowman
Lab Manager, Research Scientist
Moran Frenkel-Pinter and Yuval
Post Doc
Chieri, Moran and Jessica
Petar Penev, Vasanta Chivukula & Loren
Graduate Students
2018 Cesar A Menor Salvan and Anton Petrov
2012 Anton Petrov
Research Scientist, at a Hawks game
Cool Center
at the 2019 Seattle AbSciCon meeting
friends of the group
2019 Kaitlin Jacobson
GA Tech Undergraduate Researcher
Aparna Maddala
Masters Degree in Bioinformatics, 2020
Amitej Venapally
MD/PhD at Emory
2018 Tech Square Bench
2014 Tech Square Bench
Group 2014; B) Nicholas Kovacs, Susann Orth, Burak Gulen, Loren, Paul Fang. B) Tim Lenz, Kathryn Lanier, Chad Bernier, Lizzett Ramos Gomez, Jessica Bowman
Estelle Dodson Loren, Melissa Kirven-Brooks at NASA Ames
Nick Kovacs
IMG 5215
Marcus Bray
2019 Tanner Brault
Summer Undergraduate
2018 Williams Group
Sara Fakhretaha Aval, Jessica Bowman, Afrah Ghauri, Amitej Venapally, Nicholas Kovacs, Jay Haynes, Ahmad Mohamed, Mathi Ho, Roger Wartell, Petar Penav, Jazmin Cruz, Chad Bernier, Loren Williams
Aniya Kuhn
2018 John (Colin) Richards
Summer Undergraduate
Before and After
Chiaolong Hsiao, Tatsuya Maehigashi, Loren, Srividya Mohan, Derrick Watkins
Group Reunion 2014
ned loren nick steve
2017 Loren and Afrah Ghauri
The Archean Earth (simulator)
Marcus Bray, Loren, Nicholas Kovacs, Jennifer Glass, Kathryn Lanier, Claudia Montllor Albalate
2017 Calvin Runnels
Ga Tech Undergraduate
Calvin Again
2014 Kathryn Lanier:
Graduate Student
2017 Loren and Kathryn
2015 Lively Li and Roger Wartell
2015 Loren and Tim Lenz
2017 Lizzette Gomez Ramos and Loren
2016 Loren and Ryan Jean
2015 Loren and Ned Seeman
2015 Burak Gulen
Graduate Student
2015 Loren and Nick
2014 Loren and Savio Farias in Brazil
Summer Researchers 2014
Nya Dawson (Gwinnette High School), Will Taft (Grady High School), Harrison WIlco (Grady High School), Nigistmariam Abdurahiman (GT UG) and Rodrigo Jacome (UNAM), Lena Adams (absent)
Group 2014
Part of the Williams Group, Summer 2014:
Row 1 (back): Paul Fang, Brande Jones, Row 2: Harrison Wilco, Baruk Gulen, Row 3: Rodrigo Jacome, Will Taft, NIcholas Kovacs, Chad Bernier, 4: Tim Lenz, Nigistmariam Abdurahiman, Loren Williams, Row 5: Jessica Bowman, Nay Dawson, Eric O'Neil.
Missing: Kathryn Lanier, Anton Petrov , Denise Okafor, Sue Winters, Vanessa Chen, Amrita Banerjee, Chris Walder, Sammi Dean & Lena Adams.
Sammi Dean:
Sammi Dean; Grady High graduate & Gap-Year researcher, 2014
Williams Group 2010
plus lots of friends
RiboEvo 2010 photo shopped
The magic of photoshop
2012, Goldwater Scholar
Guatam Goel (undergraduate)
2005
Chiaolong Hsiao
2004
Chiaolong Hsiao
2012
Eric O'Niell
ISSOL meeting in Montpellier, 2011
Jessica Bowman & Dana Schneider
Ribosome Suddath Symposium, 2011
Chad Bernier
2010
Jamila Cola
Suddath Symposium, 2011
Dana Schneider, Eric Anderson & Lively Lie
2011
Frank and Sue Winters
2010
Dana Schneider
Suddath Symposium, 2011
Eric Anderson & Poorna Roy
IMG001 (5) copy-1 (dragged)
UNAM
2010
Dana Schneider
Ali Hassan
Hassan Ali (Al), a visiting undergraduate from Leeds University (2013)
Sudha Jajamani's Group at IISER, Pune
Sudha Rajamani's Group in Pune, India
Nick & Mona Hud, Nidhi & Loren Williams
Nick, Mona, Nidhi, Loren
Art Janata and Gary Schuster
Art Janata and Gary Schuster
2004
Eli Hershkovits, Research Scientist
Utah, 2012
Loren Williams, Gary Schuster & Art Janata, ski colleagues
Catherine went to the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine. Krista went to industry (PinnacleAIS)
Catherine Tripp (undergraduate) & Krista Staskevicius (Baldwin), (undergraduate)
AbSciCon 2012
Buzz & John Peters from Montana State (move to WSU)
Jason went to med school
Jason Murray
Loren & his post doc advisor
Alex Rich and Loren Williams
Jessie went to grad school at UCSD
Jessie Peters (undergraduate, went to graduate school at UCSD)
at UVa
Cameron Mura, Undergraduate & Linda Columbus
Carl Pilcher, former NAI director, 2011
Carl Pilcher & Loren Williams
2011
Catherine Tripp, Undergraduate & Jason Murray, Undergraduate
Went to med school
Caitlin Prickett (technician, went to medical school)
Went to med school
Caitlin Prickett (technician)
PhD with Steve Harvey
Yingying Zhen
Went to work for Dev Arya's company
Derrick Watkins (graduate student)
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Emmanuel Tannenbaum (June 28, 1978 to May 28, 2012)
Got tenure, 2013
Raquel Lieberman
Steve Harvey's Birthday Party, 2010
Steve Harvey did not show up for his birthday party, so we ate the cake without him.
Cold Spring Harbor, 2016
Srividya Mohan, Loren, Tom Steitz and Harry Noller.
Diya went to postdoc for Harry Noller
Graduation:Srividya Mohan, went to post doc with Harry Noller at UCSC.
Opening the CCE
Nick Hud
Williams Group, 2007
Diya Mohan (graduate student), Chiaolong Hsiao (graduate student), Tatsuya Maehigashi (graduate student), Derrick Watkins (graduate student)
Williams Group, 2007
Chiaolong Hsiao (graduate student), Diya Mohan (graduate student), Tatsuya Maehigashi (graduate student), Loren Williams, Derrick Watkins (graduate student)
Audra went to med school
Audra Morabito (Robinson), (undergraduate) & Derrick Watkins (graduate student)
works at US Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases
Tinoush Moulaei (graduate student)
T went to post doc at Emory
Tatsuya Maehigash (graduate student)
Buzz, 2004
Diya Mohan (graduate student) & Buzz
Ramblin Wreck, 2004
Trudy & the Rambling Wreck.
Nick's post doc
Irena Mamajanova
does our accounts
Mamie Gaskin
Tatsuya Maehigashi
Tatsuya Maehigashi (graduate student)
2007, Barbara was Loren's PhD advisor, MIckey was Barbara's PhD advisor
Loren Williams, Barbara Ramsay Shaw and Mickey Schurr
at UCLA, 2010
Diya Mohan (graduate student)
Tinoush Moulaei
Tinoush Moulaei (graduate student)
went to be a Professor at Suzuka University of Medical Science
Seiji Komeda (postdoc)
Williams Group, 2002
Loren Williams, Kris Woods (graduate student), Billy Booth (graduate student), Mary Peek, (graduate student), Sarah Tannenbaum (undergraduate), Tinoush Moulaei (graduate student), Eli Hershkovits (research scientist), Derrick Watkins (graduate student)
Williams Group, 2001
Akanksha Nagpol (graduate student), Shelley Howerton (graduate student), Kevin Maloney (summer undergraduate), Kris Woods (graduate student), Dan Schnobrich (summer undergraduate) Tinoush Moulaei (graduate student), Melissa Kerzic (graduate student), Ryan Burnette, (graduate student), Loren Williams
Williams Group, 2001
Perry and Ryan Burnette (graduate student), Melissa Kerzic (graduate student), Dan Schnobrich (summer undergraduate), Loren, Justin & Nidhi
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Tinoush Moulae (graduate student)
Tinoush Moulaei
Tinoush Moulaei (graduate student)
Tinoush Moulaei
Tinoush Moulaei (graduate student)
Williams group, 2001
RH side: Nidhi Williams, Melissa Kerzic (graduate student), Perry & Ryan Burnett (graduate student)
LH side: Kevin Maloney & Dan Schnobrich (both summer undergraduates)
2001
Kevin Maloney (summer undergraduate)
2001
Perry & & Ryan Burnett (graduate student)
2001
Melissa Kerzic (graduate student)
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Brian Lynch (graduate student)
2000, Kris teaches at Bradley University
Kris Woods (graduate student)
2000, Kris teaches at Bradley University
Kris Wood (graduate student)
2000
Shelley Howerton (graduate student)
2002
Shelley Howerton (graduate student)
Denise teaches at Samford University
Denise Jones (Gregory) (graduate student)
Shelley teaches in the Cobb School District
Shelley Howerton (graduate student)
Chad works at Omniscribe
Chad SInes (graduate student)
Went to Mercer Med School
Audra Morabito, Undergraduate
?Roles of Metals in Biological Reactions, Biology and Medicine?, Kyoto, 2005
Nick Farrell (collaborator)
2002
Brian Lynch (graduate student)
2002
Chad Sines (graduate student)
Dr. Protease
Jim Powers ( (collaborator & colleague)
Williams Group, 2000
Loren Williams with Justin
Melissa Kerzic (graduate student), Kris Woods (graduate student), Brian Lynch (graduate student), Denise Jones (Gregory) (graduate student), Shelley Howerton (graduate student), Laura Howeton
Front: Tinoush Moulaei (graduate student)
Brian Lynch
Brian Lynch (graduate student)
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2000
Shelly Howerton, front (graduate student)
Williams and Wartell groups, 2000
Williams and Wartell groups, 2000
Williams and Wartell groups, 2000
Marc Vogt
Marc Vogt
went to UGA law school
Russell Blythe (undergraduate)
Denise Jones (Gregory)
Denise Jones (Gregory) (graduate student)
Mamie Gaskin
Mamie Gaskin
Summer undergraduate
Kevin Maloney, (summer undergraduate)
went to med school, professor at U of Minn
Daniel Schnobrich, (summer undergraduate)
Melissa Kerzic (Deshautelle)
Melissa Kerzic (Deshautelle) (graduate student)
got her PhD with Allen Orville
Akanksha Nagpal (graduate student)
2001
Brian Lynch (graduate student)
UG researcher, got her PhD at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Natanya Civjan, (undergraduate)
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Natanya Civjan, (undergraduate)
melissa kerzic
Melissa Kerzic (graduate student)
jenn leader
Jenn Leader (summer undergraduate)
ginger billy 2002
Ginger Pern & Billy Booth
shelley howerton 2002 fish
Shelley Howerton (graduate student)
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Marc Vogt
shelley ryan
Shelley Howerton (graduate student) & Ryan Burnett (graduate student)
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Marc Vogt
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Mostafa El-Sayed
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Bob Nerem
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Shelley Howerton (graduate student) & Ryan Burnett (graduate student)
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Jill Heidinger (Heidinger-Pauli) (summer undergraduate)
research group 2002-1
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Sarah Tannenbaum, Undergraduate & Jill Heidinger (Heidinger-Pauli), Undergraduates
Sarah went to Columbia Med School, Jill got her PhD at Carnegie Institution
Sarah Tannenbaum, Undergraduate & Jill Heidinger (Heidinger-Pauli), Undergraduate
Amy attended med school at the Medical College of Georgia
Amy Vinson (undergraduate researcher)
Amy attended med school at the Medical College of Georgia
Amy Vinson (undergraduate researcher)
Amy attended med school at the Medical College of Georgia
Amy Vinson (undergraduate researcher)
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Undergraduate
2002, Ginger went the ECE graduate program at Carnegie Mellon
Ginger Perng (undergraduate researcher)
2002
Billly Booth (graduate student)
1999
Dabney DIxon, Loren Williams, Barbara Shaw
2000, Martin was Roald's thesis advisor, and Loren's UG advisor.
Roald Hoffman & Martin Gouterman
2002
Mary Peek (graduate student)
suzy shuker
Suzy Shuker (Beckam)
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Ty Fife
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Mary Peek (graduate student)
Assistant Professor at UVa
Cameron Mura (undergraduate)
Chinese food, 1997
Williams Group.
Back. Loren Williams, Denise Gregory (Jones) (graduate student), Lori (graduate student), Kevin Jude, Undergraduate, Greg Hampikian, Visiting Scientist.
Front: Gary Hu, Post Doc, Lori McFail-Isom (graduate student), Tina Davis (graduate student), Elain Keane, Undergraduate, Tawana Sherard (graduate student), Xiuqi Shui, Post Doc
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Tina Davis (graduate student) Tom Cech, David Wilson (GSU) and...
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Chad SInes (graduate student), Saswati Banerjee, Post Doc, Tom Cech and Denise Gregory (Jones) (graduate student)
2002
School of Chem/Biochem Staff Party at Loren's house
front - Laren Tolbert, Mamie Gaskin, Alice Jackson, Joelle Szendel, Loren Williams
row 2 - Shirley Tomes, Michele Yager, Jerry Cloninger, Karen Tyree, Ty Fife
row 3 - Marsha Moore, Kathy Huggins, Garland Stewart, ?? (maybe Angelie Green behind Karen), Mike Riley, Pat Daniels, Davine Henderson, ??
back - Charlie Pope, Greg Abrams, Don Woodyard, James Godard, Richard Bedell, ??
2002
MIchele Yager, Shirley Tomes, Pat Daniels
2000
Kathy Seley and David Collard
2000
Jim Powers
group 97
Williams Group
Back: Loren Williams & Steve Presnell, Graduate Student.
MIddle: Xiqui Shui, Post Doc, Tawana Sherard (graduate student), Denise (Gregory) Jones (graduate student), & Gary Hu, Post Doc
Front Row: Tina Davis (graduate student), Lori Isom (graduate student) & ???
2003, Arizona
Rob Whetten & Loren Williams
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Leigh Ann Lipscomb, Post Doc
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Xiuqi Shui, Post Doc
Steve is a Research Associate at the U of Kentucky
Steve Presnell (graduate student)
John got his PhD at Yale, and is a professor at Harvard
John Rynn (undergraduate, summer 1998)
Tina teaches at Lovett High School
Tina Davis (graduate student) and Justin Williams, 1996
Tina Davis
Mary Peek
John teaches at Kennesaw State
John Haseltine (colleague)
Richard passed away in 1999
Richard Plaskon, Research Scientist
1996, Fang got his PhD at Yale and is a Senior Consultant at Valeocon
Fang Zhou (undergraduate researcher)
brad chaires
Brad Chaires (collaborator)
Loren's first graduate student, now an academic professional at Tech
Mary Peek (graduate student) & Justin Williams
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Marc Vogt & Marty Briggs
1996, Rebecca went to Med School at the Medical College of GA
Rebecca Woo (undergraduate researcher)
Lori is a professor at Central Arkansas University
Lori McFail-Isom (graduate student)
2000
Elaine Keane (undergraduate)
Kevin Jude & Elaine Keane
Kevin Jude, Undergraduate & Elaine Keane, Undergraduate
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Kevin Jude, Undergraduate
2000, Kevin got a PhD at Penn and is s post doc at Berkeley
Christine & Kevin Jude
1993 Suddath Symposium Speakers
Ned Seeman, David Wilson, Harmon Zuccola, Larry DeLucas, Steve Harvey, Paula Fizgerald, Charlie Bugg, Alex McPherson, Jung-Ja Kim, Alex Rich
Loren & Charlie ran the 1994 ACA meeting
Loren Williams & Charlie Carter
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Alexander Rich
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Martin Gouterman's Group at Harvard in 1965
Martin was Loren Williams' undergraduate advisor at the UW.