Team members

Research Fellows

We are currently looking for postdoctoral fellows to join the group.

Skills: Ultrasound imaging, photoacoustic imaging and cancer therapeutics

Graduate Students

Christopher Nguyen

Education: M.S., University of Arizona

Research interests: Photoacoustic Microscopy

Hobbies: Games

Marvin Xavierselvan

Education: M.S., Bridgeport University

Research interests:


Deeksha Sankepalle


Research interests:


Undergraduate Students

Kelsey Detels


Research interests:


JJ Batt


Research interests:


Sophie Magidson

Education: B.S. BE (exp. 2022), Wentworth Institute of Technology

Research interests: Genome editing and genetic disease, system therapies

Hobbies: Reading, traveling, piano

Allison Sweeney

Education: B.S. BME (exp. 2021), Tufts University

Research interests: PAI, orthopedics, optical imaging

Hobbies: Reading, anything involving dogs (especially mine), hiking, playing chess

Abigail Claus

Education: B.S. BME (exp. 2021), Tufts University

Research interests: Optimization of medical technology

Hobbies: Swimming, snowboarding, and eating cookie dough

Elli Diaz

Education: B.S. BME (exp. 2022), Tufts University

Research interests: Tissue Engineering, regenerative medicine, imaging, photodynamic therapies and metastasis

Hobbies: Crocheting, tennis, embroidery, baking

Interested in joining the team? We have openings for a Research Technician, Graduate Students and Postdocs. Contact Dr. Mallidi with your CV.

  •  Posting for Research Technician here
  • Posting for Postdoctoral Fellow here