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Hur Lab Members

  • Hur Lab Members
  • Collaborators
  • Rowland Institute

Current Members

Principal Investigator

SJ Claire Hur

Assistant Professor

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Previous: Rowland Fellow at Harvard University

Graduate Students


Harrison Khoo

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Previous: Undergraduate Student at University of California, Berkeley

Hyun Woo "Kenny" Sung

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Previous: Undergraduate Student at University of Massachusetts Amherst

Takayuki Suzuki



Previous: Undergraduate Student at Case Western Reserve University

Corinna Torabi

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Previous: Undergraduate Student at University of Massachusetts Amherst



Group Photos

2023 Lab Photo


From the left:
Taka, Kenny, Sung-Eun, Claire, Harrison and Corinna

2022 Lab Dinner


From the left:
Claire, Sung-Eun, Taka, Corinna, Harrison, Srivaths and Kenny

2020 Outdoor Picnic amid the Pandemic


From the left:
Srtivaths, Corinna, Claire, Harrison, Kenny,Donghyun, Sung-Eun and Yuelin

2020 WSE/DOM Retreat


From the left:
Kenny, Sung-Eun, Srivaths, Prof. Chu, Claire, Corinna and Harrison

2019 Komen Walk


From the left:
Sung-Eun, Srivaths, Harrison, Claire, Corinna, and Kenny

Hopkins on the Hill, 6/12/2019


From the left:
Claire, Srivaths, and Corinna

2019 Spring


From the left, CCW:
Corinna, Srivaths, Sung-Eun, Kenny, Maya, Sam, Diego, Mehran, and Claire

2018 Holiday Party


From left to right: (Back) Sung-Eun, Mehran, Diego
(Front) Corinna, Michelle, Sam and Claire

2018 Winter


From left to right: (Back) Sung-Eun, Corinna, Jessica, Michelle
(Front) Srivaths, Diego, Claire and Mehran

2018 Summer


From left to right: (Back) Srivaths, Claire, Yusuf, and Sung-Eun,
(Front) Tran, Ashley, and Sam

2017 End of the year party


From left to right: Yusuf, Jessica, Yicong, Claire, Chris and Srivaths

Microfluidic Biophysics Lab at JHU, Fall 2017


From left to right: Srivaths, Claire, Chris and Sung Eun




Sung-Eun Choi, PhD Assistant Research Scientist/Postdoc (2017/2023)
Current: Scientist at RASyn, LLC.

Srivathsan Kalyan, PhD Graduate student (2017/2022)
Current: Associate at Exponent

Yuelin Chen Graduate student (2019/2021)

Mehran Abolghasemibizaki Postdoctoral Researcher (2018/2019)

WenZhao Wang Graduate student (2017/2019)

Kaige Sun Graduate student (2017/2019)

Chris Higgins Graduate student (2017/2018)

Ashley Raman Highschool Student Intern for Summer 2018

Tran Ngo Summer Student for REU 2018

Kahlen M. X. Ouyang, PhD Postdoctoral Researcher (2014/2017)
Current: Postdoctoral Researcher at UCLA

Chris H. Chu Research Assistant (2014/2015)
Current: Medical student at University of Arizona

Annie Stephenson Summer Student for REU 2014
Current: PhD student at Harvard University

Dwayne Vickers, PhD Postdoctoral Researcher (2012/2013)
Current: Postdoctoral Researcher at Broad Institute

Harrison Samuel Ewan Summer Student for REU 2013
Current: Graduate student at Purdue University

Hoyoung Yun, PhD Postdoctoral Researcher (2011/2012)

Brandon Wilson Summer Student for REU 2012

Academic Collaborators

Industrial Collaborators

  • Prof. Donald J. Zack at JHMI.
  • Prof. Wook Park at KHU.
  • Prof. Rajat Mittal at JHU.
  • Prof. Liwei Lin at UC Berkeley.
  • Prof. Rebecca Schulman at JHU.
  • Prof. Christopher Wolfgang and Lei Zheng at JHMI.
  • Prof. Luo Gu at JHU.
  • Prof. Sangwon Kim at JHMI.
  • VortexBiosciences


    We are currently seeking more collaborators. Please feel free to contact Professor Hur for detail.


    Rowland Junior Fellows, 2015 [More info about RJF]


    From left to right: Robert, Alessandra, Ethan, Alvaro, Claire, Drew, Jen and Qimin

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