NYUAD iGEM (International Genetically Engineered Machine) team

NYUAD iGEM (International Genetically Engineered Machine) team

Dr. Salehi-Ashtiani mentored and provided infrastructure support for the first team from the UAE or GCC to participate in this program. The multidisciplinary team (listed below) obtained a bronze medal at the iGEM jamboree in Boston, September 2015 and was interviewed with The National. Click here to learn more about the iGEM program.

NYUAD 2015 iGEM team members with year and Major:

  • Levancho Asatiani (Sophomore, Engineering)
  • Dhanya Baby (Sophomore, Biology)
  • Hazem Ibrahim (Sophomore, Computer Eng)
  • Robertas Jankauskas (Sophomore, Biology)
  • Jovan Jovancevic (Sophomore, Computer Eng)
  • Tina Kim (Sophomore, Biology)
  • Shien Yang Lee (Senior, Engineering)
  • Muhammad Shujaat (Sophomore, Chemistry)
  • Sahan S Tampoe (Sophomore, Mechanical Eng)
  • Quan Vuong (Junior, Math)

NYUAD 2016 iGEM team members with year and Major:

Kourosh to add details for 2016