Ben Stottrup, Ph.D. | Adjunct Professor
- Associate Professor and Department Chair of Physics, Augsburg University
- Adjunct Research Associate Professor, CEMS
- B.A. Physics, University of Minnesota, Morris
- Ph.D. Physics, University of Washington
focuses on the mixing of phospholipids and sterols in membranes and general applications of
surfactant films. He has been fortunate to collaborate with several groups at the University of
Minnesota and joined the Zasadzinski group in 2016. He enjoys working with the Zasadzinski lab
and sharing his expertise in Langmuir experiments, membrane biophysics, and scoring good deals
on scientific equipment on eBay.
Dr. Sourav Barman
- Ph.D. Mech. Engg., Texas Tech University
Adviser: Dr. Gordon Christopher
- M.S. and B.S. Mech. Engg., Bangladesh
University of Engg. And Tech (BUET)
Adviser: Dr. Md. Ehsan
Post-doc, Department of Chemical Engineering and Material Science.
Adviser: Dr. Joseph A. Zasadzinski
Research Interest: Interfacial Rheology (Shear and Dilatational), Surfactant Transport (Lung
Hobbies: I love watching Marvel and Western movies. I also enjoy traveling to places and tasting food from different cultures. I am a news addict and love political drama, international affairs, and sports. If I’m not doing any of these, you’ll likely find me sleeping.
Profile: Google Scholar, Linkedin
Steven Iasella, Ph.D.
- B.S. Chemical Engineering, University of Pittsburgh
- Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University
Colloidal and Interfacial Science, Interfacial Rheology, Surfactant Transport and Surfactant-Driven Transport, Treatment of
Hobbies: Board games, video games, cycling, reading
Technology, Drug Delivery, and Regulatory Aspects -
University of Mauritius/ University of Geneva (2010)
Education: B.S. Physics, Augsburg University, 2016
Research Interest: Atomic force microscopy and confocal microscopy of surfactant films
Hobbies: Soccer, tennis, cooking, and chess
Jeong Eun Shin
- Graduate Research Assistant in Chemical Engineering, 2012 – Current
University of Minnesota, Twin cities, Minneapolis, USA
- Bachelor of Science in Chemical and Biological Engineering, 2011
Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea
Research Interest: "The development of photo-triggered intracellular biomolecule delivery
Education: B.S. Chemical Engineering, University of Minnesota, 2017 – 2021 (expected).
Research Interest: Lysolipid – DPPC Binary Phase Behavior.
About: I like playing soccer, travelling, and bicycling with my girlfriend.
If possible, I wish there exists a magical door so that I can come back to Vietnam, my home country, every day.
I hate cockroaches, especially when they start flying.