News

2017

  • Jeremy Meinke won the WIC Culture of Writing Award in Physics for his senior thesis on BimC!
  • Weihong is invited to give a keynote presentation on unconventional kinesin-14 motors at the OCPA9 International Conference that will take place in July 17-20 at Tsinghua University.
  • Weihong will give a plenary talk at 18th Annual Meeting of the APS Northwest Section in June 1-3.
  • Vi Thuy Lam won a Cripps Undergraduate Research (CURE) Award to do summer research in the lab.
  • Youngmin Park received a SURE Science award to do summer research in the lab.
  • Weihong gave a physics seminar seminar at University of California, Merced on April 6.
  • Our work on the context-dependent bidirectional motility of KlpA was accepted for publication in Nature Communications!

2016

  • The Qiu lab received a three-year award from NSF!
  • Weihong gave an IMB seminar on kinesis-14s at University of Oregon on October 11.
  • Weihong gave a talk at the Gordon Research Conference on Plant and Microbial Cytoskeleton in New Hampshire (August 14-19).
  • Weihong gave a talk at the Gordon Research Conference on Muscle & Molecular Motors in Vermont (July 17-22).
  • Alexander Jones received a CURE award for his summer research in the lab.
  • Jeremy Meinke received a SURE Science award for doing summer research in the lab.
  • Jeremy Meinke received an URISC award for his research in the lab during the Winter and Spring of 2016.
  • Youngmin Kim received a Biochemistry and Biophysics Department “Knowledge Advancement Research Experience” Award (KARE Award).

2015

  • Great news, Chad has accepted a job as a DRAM Product Engineer at Micron Technology, Inc!
  • Joel received a SURE Science award for doing summer research in the lab.
  • Zhong Bin received the Waldo-Cummings Outstanding Student Award, one of the most prestigious awards bestowed by Oregon State University.
  • Lindsay received a Biochemistry and Biophysics Department “Knowledge Advancement Research Experience” Award (KARE Award).

 2014

  • Bin received an URISC award for his research in the lab during the 2014-2015 acadmic year.
  • Jessica received an URISC award for her research in the lab during the 2014-2015 acadmic year.
  • Weihong, together with Bo Sun and Kari van Zee, received an advised grant from the Soeldner Campbell Fund of The Oregon Community Foundation.
  • Max received a CURE award for his summer research in the lab.
  • Weihong recevied a New Investigator Grant from the OHSU Medical Research Fundation.
  • Elliott received a SURE Science award for his summer research in the lab.

2013

  • Lindsay received an URSA Engage award for her research in the lab.