J. Thewalt Lab

Picture of lab lunch at Paros Taverna Restaurant in celebration of Mehran's defense


Our lab is home to students from both Physics, and Molecular Biology and Biochemistry.

Dr. Jenifer Thewalt

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Jenifer Thewalt
Jenifer intercalating into a ceramide:cholesterol:fatty acid membrane
Summer BBQ at Jenifer's
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Jenifer is a professor, jointly appointed in Physics, and Molecular Biology and Biochemistry at Simon Fraser University. She is also an adjunct professor in the Dermatology Department at the University of British Columbia. She was the president of The Biophysical Society of Canada in the recent past. Don't get her confused with the other Dr. Thewalt at SFU.


Bashe Bashe

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Sherry Leung

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Sherry did her MSc with Jenifer, and is back for a PhD.


Reza Siavashi

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Mehran Shaghaghi

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After completing his MSc in theoretical physics, Mehran decided to get his hands wet in our lab.


Linda Wang

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Linda's project involves liposomal drug delivery.