To see a world in a grain of sand
And a heaven in a wild flower William Blake Yang’s Group

Associate Professor

BS, 1997, University of Science & Technology of China

Ph.D, 2005, Wayne State University

Postdoc, 2005-2008, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Postdoc, 2008-2012, University of Colorado

Email: zhibo.yang@ou.edu

Phone: (405) 325-1772

Members

Principal Investigator

Dr. Zhibo Yang

(CV)

Graduate Students

Undergraduate Students

Devon Colby

University of Oklahoma, Norman

FYRE (First Year Research Experience) Program, Jan., 2017-Apr., 2017

Undergraduate Research Assistant,  May, 2017-current  

Email: Devon.Colby@ou.edu

Research interest: Single cell analysis, MS imaging, instrumentation.

Previous Group Members

Postdoctoral Research Associate

            Dr. Qiang Liu  Jan. 2013-May 2013 (current: ARL Bio Pharma, Inc.)














Graduate Students

Caleb Cain (Aug. 2012-May 2014)                  Amy Middaugh (Jan. 2013-May 2014)

Rachel Roccanova (Aug. 2014-Jul. 2016)         Jon Pope (Aug. 2017-May 2019)












Undergraduate student

Samuel K. Bayliff        Jan., 2016-Apr., 2016

Kelsey Brown            Jan., 2017-May, 2017

Jeffery Green            Jan., 2014-May, 2017

Joanne Lee               Jan., 2015-Apr., 2015

Michelle McKinney      Jan., 2014-Aug., 2014

Jessica Murphree       Jan., 2015-Apr., 2015

Yoonsu Pool              Jan., 2017-May, 2017

Maria Thomas            Jan., 2014-Apr., 2014

Delano Usiukiewicz     Jan., 2014-Apr., 2014


BS, 2014, Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, China

Graduate student, 2014-current

Email: Xiang.Tian-1@ou.edu

Research interest: Single cell MS analysis, tissue MS imaging, MS analysis of cell spheroids, multivariate analysis, machine learning, image fusion, instrumentation.

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Xiang Tian

BS, 2013, East China University of Science and Technology,

Shanghai, China

Graduate student, 2015-current

Email: Yanlin.Zhu-1@ou.edu

Research interest: Single cell MS analysis, metabolomics, micro-fabrication, LC/MS, instrumentation.

Yanlin Zhu

University of Oklahoma, Norman

Undergraduate Research Assistant,  Jan., 2017-May, 2017

NIH Diversity Supplements Program, Sept.,2017 - current  

Email: Maria.E.Morales-1@ou.edu

Research interest: Single cell analysis.

Maria Morales

BS, 2014, Sichuan Agriculture University, Chengdu, China

Graduate student, 2017-current

Email: xingxiuchen@ou.edu

Research interest: Single cell MS analysis, LC/MS, cancer stem cells, drug resistance.

Xingxiu Chen

BS, 2016, University of Science and Technology of China,

Hefei, China

Graduate student, 2017-current

Email: Zhuzou2017@ou.edu

Research interest: MS imaging, advanced data analysis, machine learning, computational chemistry.

Zhu Zou

Shelby Beasley

University of Oklahoma, Norman

Undergraduate Research Assistant,  May, 2018-current  

Email: shelbybeasley@ou.edu

Research interest: Single cell analysis.

Renmeng Liu (PhD, Aug. 2013-May 2019, current: Alliance Pharma)

Shawna Standke (PhD, Aug. 2014-May 2019, current: Waters Corp.)


Mei Sun (PhD, Aug. 2014-May 2019, current: Alliance Pharma)


BS, 2017, Sichuan University, Chengdu, China

Graduate student, 2018-current

Email: Yunpeng.Lan-1@ou.edu

Research interest: Single cell MS, advanced data analysis.

Yupeng Lan

BS, 2018, Huazhong University of Science and Technology,

Wuhan, China

Graduate student, 2018-current

Email: Zongkai.Peng-1@ou.edu

Research interest: Single cell MS, drug resistance, multicellular tumor spheroids.

Zongkai Peng

BS, 2018, Texas Woman’s University, Texas, US

Graduate student, 2018-current

Email: tranguyen@ou.edu

Research interest: Single cell MS, metabolomics.

Tra Nguyen

University of Oklahoma, Norman

Undergraduate Research Assistant,  May, 2019-current  

Email: Lara.E.Colby-1@ou.edu

Research interest: MS imaging, instrumentation.

Lara Colby

Dr. Ning Pan  June 2014-Aug 2018 (current: University of Maryland)

Dr. Wei Rao   Jan. 2014-July 2016 (current: Waters Corp.)