Xiaojun will be promoted to Associate Professor and granted Tenure effective in the Fall.
Xiaojun receives SBHSE Outstanding Assistant Professor Award. Congratulations!
Austin passed his prospectus exam. One more step to be a Ph.D. Keep it up!
Juan starts his job as a postdoc in the lab!
Austin passed his comprehensive exam. Good job, Austin.
Hanah’s collaboration project with Halden lab on Covid19 pandemic using the established wastewater monitoring network is officially published online in The Lancet Microbe.
Xiaojun gives a talk at AIChE.
Austin’s paper is online now. Check it out ACS Synthetic Biology.
Juan successfully defended his Ph.D. dissertation! Congratulations, Dr. Melendez-Alvarez!
Xiaojun gives a talk at CELLS 2022 (Computing among Cells Workshop) at DISC 2022.
Austin’s project on the NCR Feedforward Controller has been accepted by ACS Synthetic Biology.
Dr. Tae Seok Moon visited our lab and gave us a seminar for all BME students!
Juan’s paper is online now PLoS Computational Biology. Check it out.
Sadikshya and Abdelrahaman join the lab! Welcome!
Juan’s paper is accepted by PLoS Computational Biology. Congratulations, Juan.
The collaborative paper on the biological memory effect in microbial fuel cell biosensors with Jianwei is accepted by IEEE Sensors Journal.
Juan, Austin, and Xiaojun share our research at the qBio conference.
Juan passes his prospectus. Congratulations, Juan. One more step to be Dr. Melendez-Alvarez.
Hanah successfully defended her dissertation. Congratulations, Dr. Goetz.
Xiaojun gives an invited talk and poster at the APS March Meeting.
Xiaojun is featured in ASU-FSE Full Circle story
Austin gives poster presentations at the 66th Biophysical Society Annual Meeting.
Both Xiaojun and Rong give oral presentations at the Winter-Qbio conference.
Our work on the Double‐Edged Role of Resource Competition in Gene Expression Noise and Control is online now. Check it out.
Xiaojun receives an NSF Career award.
Hanah and Austin’s work on the ‘Double-edged role of resource competition in gene expression noise and control’ is accepted by Advanced Genetics. Congratulations, everyone.
Xiaojun gives a virtual seminar in the Department of Computational and Systems Biology at the Univerisity of Pittsburgh. So excited to be back to PITT.
Diego and Juan’s paper is accepted by PLoS Computational Biology. Here is the Link. Congratulations, everyone.
Xiaojun gives one presentation at NSF Workshop: Systems and Control Theory for Synthetic Biology.
Hanah and Austin’s collaboration work is now shared in BioRxiv
Xiaojun gives a talk at UCI CMCF 2021 Annual Symposium.
Xiaojun gives a talk at #SynBYSS. Here is the record on Youtube.
Hanah passed her Prospectus Exam! Congratulations, Hanah.
Dr. Xiling Shen visits our lab and give us a wonderful talk for our BME seminar.
The paper on fibrotic kidney local microenvironment, led by Dr. Zhou, is online. Great work, the Team!
Juan passed his Qualifying Exam. Congratulations, Juan.
Xiaojun was awarded a 5-yr R35 MIRA grant.
Austin’s paper on controlling Winner-Take-All Resource Competition is online. Check it out here https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/abstract/document/9483381
Xiaojun gives International Mammalian Synthetic Biology Workshop (mSBW).
Excited to see the plasmids from our lab shared in Addgene finally.
Xiaojun gives a talk about NCR controller for resource competition at 2021 American Control Conference (ACC).
Congratulations to Juan and Austin on being awarded the Biological Design Excellence Award and SBHSE Graduate Excellence award respectively! Excellent Job, Juan and Austin! So proud of you!
Hanah gives a wonderful invited talk at the Biological Modeling and Mining (BMM) one-day event organized by Dr. Minghan Chen and Dr. Natalia Khuri at Wake Forest University. Great Job, Hanah.
Our paper titled ‘Emergent Damped Oscillation Induced by Nutrient-Modulating Growth Feedback’ is published at ACS Synthetic Biology. Congratulations to all the authors.
Diego Barra Avila successfully defended his Master Thesis. Congratulations, Diego.
Xiaojun gives a talk for MPET VFM Seminar at Mayo Clinic.
Our new work on Emergent Oscillation Induced by Nutrient-Modulating Growth Feedback is shared online. Check it out here. https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2021.02.09.430447v1
Our paper on ‘WTA’ resource competition is online at Nature Communications.
‘Behind the paper’ at Nature Research Bioengineering Community: Unfair Yet Controllable Competition Between Synthetic Gene Circuits: Harnessing ‘Winner-Takes-All’ Resource Competition Through ‘Division of Labor’
ASU News: https://news.asu.edu/20210208-solutions-asu-synthetic-gene-circuit-process-opens-new-pathways-disease
Our paper on NCR controller for resource competition is accepted by 2021 American Control Conference (ACC). Congratulations on your first publication, Austin. Good Job.
Our paper on resource competition is accepted by Nature Communications. Excellent news for the great start of 2021. Thanks for all your contributions, everyone.
Xiaojun, Austin, Juan’s talks at the 1st International BioDesign Research Conference are online. Please leave a comments if you have any questions or suggestions. Thanks.
Hanah passed her comprehensive exam. Congratulations, Hanah.
Xiaojun, Austin, Juan’s abstracts are accepted as Oral Presentation by the 1st International BioDesign Research Conference. Congratulations!
Xiaojun gives a talk at the ASU Biological Design Seminar.
Xiaojun gives a micro talk at the 3rd Annual Conference on Quantitative Approaches in Biology.
Austin Stone did an excellent Oral Presentation at the 2nd International NanoBioEngineering Virtual Congress.
Dr. Matthew Bennett visit us virtually and gives us a seminar ‘Engineering Multicellular Systems in Bacteria‘.
Dr. Ido Golding visit us virtually and gives us a seminar ‘Illuminating Bacterial Individuality‘.
Austin Stone, Hanah Goetz, and Juan Melendez-Alvarez’a abstracts have been selected for poster presentation by the Cell Bio Virtual 2020-An Online ASCB|EMBO Meeting. Congratulations
Xiaojun Tian presents the work of resource competition at Evolutionary and ecological systems biology talks, a web-based seminar series organized by Dr Jeff Gore at MIT. https://sites.google.com/view/eesb-talks/home
Our new work on resource competition is shared online. Take a look. https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.05.23.103259v1
Congratulations to Hanah on being awarded the Outstanding Graduate Student Award in the Biological Design Graduate Program in SEMTE! Excellent Job, Hanah! So proud of you!
Our work is featured in ASU news:
Our first synthetic biology paper ‘Topology-dependent interference of synthetic gene circuit function by growth feedback‘ is online at Nature Chemical Biology. Congratulations, everyone!
Our paper ‘A Plausible Accelerating Function of Partial EMT States in Cancer Metastasis‘ is online at PLOS Computational Biology. Congratulations, Hanah and Juan.
Xiaojun’s paper ‘Sequential Wnt Agonist then Antagonist Treatment Accelerates Tissue Repair and Minimizes Fibrosis‘ is published at iScience. Congratulations, everyone!
Dr. Huimin Zhao from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign visits our lab.
Rong and Xiaojun give two talks and two posters on our recent research circuit-host interactions at the Winter-Qbio conference.
Hanah is attending ‘A Short Course in Systems Biology: A Foundation for Interdisciplinary Careers’ organized by UC IRVINE/CCBS.
Two papers accepted on the first day of Chinese New Year! Exciting! Congratulations, everyone!
- Zhang, R., Li J., Melendez-Alvarez, J., Chen, X., Sochor, P., Zhang, Q., Goetz H, Ding, T., Wang, X., Tian, X.-J., Topology-Dependent Interference of Synthetic Gene Circuits by Growth Feedback. Nat.Chem.Biol. 2020. (Accepted)
- Goetz, H., Melendez-Alvarez, J., Chen, L, Tian, X.-J. A Plausible Accelerating Function of Partial EMT States in Cancer Metastasis. PLOS Computational Biology. 2020. (Accepted)
Our recent work titled ‘A Plausible Accelerating Function of Intermediate States in Cancer Metastasis’ is shared on biorxiv. Check it here.
Dr. Wenying Shou from Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center visits our lab.
Xiaojun gives a talk and a poster at the 2nd Annual Symposium on Multiscale Cell Fate.
Xiaojun gives a talk, Juan and Hanah give two posters at the ICMA VII. Hanah got the Best Poster Award! Congratulations!
Andrea Borsenik, Austin Stone and Rishabh Guttal join the lab. Welcome!
Our first experimental work is shared on biorxiv. Check it here.
Xiaojun gives a poster at the qBio2019.
Xiaojun’s NSF proposal is awarded. Congratulations!
Xiaojun gives a talk at the conference ‘Quantitative Biology 2019: Dynamic Signaling in Cells and Embryos’.
Hanah, Juan, and Xiaojun give two posters in the ‘Statewide Symposium in Regenerative Medicine’.
The work collaborated with Dr. Xiao Wang lab on ratio control is finally accepted by ACS Synthetic Biology! Congratulations!
Vishvak Rangarajan joins the lab! Welcome!
Renaad, Shaheeda, Jonathan successfully defended their applied projects. Congratulations!
Chase Frailey and Daniel Khan join the lab! Welcome!
Wesley Groves and Diego Barra join the lab! Welcome!
Xiaojun’s review ‘Investigating epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition with integrated computational and experimental approaches’ is published in Physical Biology! Congratulations!
Manuela and Hanah’s review Modeling ncRNA-Mediated Circuits in Cell Fate Decision is published as a book chapter! Congratulations!
Shaheeda and Jonathan join the lab! Welcome!
Dr. Jin Wang from Stony Brook Univ. visits our lab.
I am serving as a guest editor for a special issue on a special issue on “Mathematical Modeling of Cell Fate Decision-Making, Predicting and Controlling”, which will be published in the journal Mathematical Biosciences and Engineering. This special issue intends to focus on the mathematical model developments and theoretical analysis for biological systems with an emphasis on work related to cell fate decisions. The work should have a strong connection with biology. Experimental verification is appreciated but not required. More information can be found HERE.
Xiaojun’s collaborative work with Jingyu Zhang and Jianhua Xing is accepted by npj Systems Biology and Applications. Congratulations!!
Rong Zhang joins our lab as a Lab Technician! Welcome, Dr. Zhang.
Fei Ye joins our lab as a visiting scholar! Welcome, Prof. Fei Ye.
Xiaojun gives a talk at Math Bio Seminar.
Xiaojun gives proseminar for Biological Design doctoral students.
Manuela Vanegas Ferro, Erin Sussex, and Anna Rothweil join our lab! Welcome, Manuela, Erin, and Anna.
Xiaojun gives three posters at the 8th International Meeting on Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition @ Houston, TX.
Xiaojun gives a talk at the BME 591 Seminar.
Xiaojun gives a poster presentation at the Mayo Clinic / ASU Symposium.
Jason Zhang joins our lab! Welcome, Jason.
Zhiwei Yang joins our lab! Welcome, Zhiwei.
Xiaojun gives a talk at the joint group meeting with Prof. Junwen Wang’s lab.
Xiaojun arrives at campus on August 13.
Xiaojun gives a talk at the 2017 International Conference on Systems Biology in Blacksburg, Virginia on August 6-12.
The Tian Laboratory at the Arizona State University is launched. We’re currently looking for motivated graduate students and postdocs. Join us!
Xiaojun accepts a tenure-track Assistant Professor position at the Arizona State University.