OIST PhD Graduates

Graduated in 2017 (Total as of December 2017: 8)

Mark Daly

Supervisor: Professor Síle Nic Chormaic

Research Unit: Light-Matter Interactions Unit

Thesis: Light-Induced Interactions using Optical Near-Field Devices

Graduation Date: 2017 March 10


Lee O'Riordan

Supervisor: Professor Thomas Busch

Research Unit: Quantum Systems Unit

Thesis: Non-equilibrium vortex dynamics in rapidly rotating Bose-Einstein condensates

Graduation Date: 2017 March 10


Faisal Mahmood

Supervisor: Professor Ulf Skoglund

Research Unit: Structural Cellular Biology Unit

Thesis: Algorithmic and Architectural Developments for Cryo-Electron Tomography

Graduation Date: 2017 March 10


Mart Toots

Supervisor: Professor Ulf Skoglund

Research Unit: Structural Cellular Biology Unit

Thesis: Exploring the Potential of Cryo-Electron Tomography on Protein Nanocrystals for Molecular Structure Determination

Graduation Date: 2017 July 18


Dongxin Zhang

Supervisor: Professor Fujie Tanaka

Research Unit: Chemistry and Chemical Bioengineering Unit

Thesis: Amine Catalyzed Functionalization of Enolizable Ketones

Graduation Date: 2017 August 14


Yi-Jyun Luo

Supervisor: Professor Noriyuki Satoh

Research Unit: Marine Genomics Unit

Thesis: Insights into lophotrochozoan evolution and the origin of morphological novelties

Graduation Date: 2017 August 14


Kenneth Baughman

Supervisor: Professor Noriyuki Satoh

Research Unit: Marine Genomics Unit

Thesis:  Decoding and Analysis of the Crown-of-Thorns Starfish Acanthaster planci Genome

Graduation Date: 2017 August 25


Pohle, Rico

Supervisor: Professor Nic Shannon

Research Unit:  Theory of Quantum Matter Unit

Thesis:  Signatures of Novel Spin Liquids in Kagome-like Lattices

Graduation Date: 2017 December 7