Assistant Professor of Chemistry (starting July 2013)
Ph.D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2005
(Analytical, Biological, and Physical Chemistry)
Description of research program forthcoming
Vaughan, J.C.; Dempsey, G.T.; Sun, E.; Zhuang, X. "Phosphine quenching of cyanine dyes as a versatile tool for fluorescence microscopy." J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 1197-1200.
Vaughan, J.C.; Jia, S.; Zhuang, X. "Ultra-bright Photoactivatable Fluorophores Created by Reductive Caging." Nature Methods 2012, 9, 1181-1184.
Dempsey, G.T.; Vaughan, J.C.; Chen, K.; Bates, M.; Zhuang, X. "Evaluation of Fluorophores for Optimal Performance in Localization-based Super-resolution Imaging." Nature Methods 2011, 8, 1027-1036.
2008-15 Burroughs Wellcome Career Award at the Scientific Interface
2008-09 NIH Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award Postdoctoral Fellowship