The Team

Members past and present

SCELSE air microbiome team members gather outside on NTU balcony with high volume air samplers (The SCELSE Air Microbiome team gathers at the NTU balcony sampling site to celebrate the publication of their latest manuscript, uncovering the diel cycle of tropical air.   Circa 2019,   Photo Credit: Nanyang Technological University)

Air Microbiome Team

Current Team Members
  • Stephan C. Schuster (P.I.)
  • Akira Uchida
  • Cassie Heinle
  • Elaine Lopes Oliveira
  • Elena Gusareva
  • Hie Lim Kim
  • Irvan Luhung
  • Lakshmi Chandrasekaran
  • Namrata Kalsi
  • Ngu War Aung
  • Prabu Sekar
  • Premkrishnan
  • Ryan Kennedy*
  • Sam Spence*
  • Santhi Puramadathil Sasi
  • Shruti Kutmutia
  • Wen Jia Phung
  • Yee Hui Lim
Past Team Members
  • Ana Carolina M. Junqueira
  • Anjali Bansal Gupta
  • Ankur Chaturvedi
  • Anthony Wong
  • Boon Yuean (Serene) Lim
  • Cai Zhao
  • Carmon Kee
  • Caroline Chénard
  • Chelzie Crenna
  • Dana Miller
  • Darshan Redij
  • Emmanuel Ricky Singi
  • Enzo Acerbi
  • Federico Lauro
  • James Houghton
  • Jia Xu (Kenny) Lau*
  • Megan Clare
  • Nicolas Gaultier
  • Phu Pwint Thin Hlaing*
  • Rikky W. Purbojati
  • Sandra ‪Kolundžija‬
  • Sebastian Wittekindt
  • Viacheslav (Slava) Ryukhko
  • Vinneth (Vinu) Kodengil Vettath
  • Wu-Yang (Benjamin) Khoo
  • Yehuda Cohen
  • Yichen Ding

Sequencing Team

Current Team Members
  • Changsook Park
  • Choo Fook (Dino) Lee
  • Daniela Moses
  • Justine Dacanay
  • Poh Nee (Christine) Ang
  • Soo Guek (Jennifer) Ng
Past Team Members
  • Alexander Putra
  • David Maas
  • Deepa Panicker
  • Kavita K. Kushwaha
  • Sachin Lohar
  • See Ting Leong
  • Yanqing (Michelle) Koh
  • Zhei Hwee Yap

Interns & Students

Current Team Members
  • Chin Yee (Faith) Sim
  • Rui Min (Alistair) Chaen
  • Wen Kai (Gavin) Yang
  • Xin Jie Mok
Past Team Members
  • Beena Goh
  • Daniele Bellani
  • Ghim Yeow (Jake) Tan
  • Merrilyn Eng
  • Zi Xi (Karine) Lau
* held both research assistant/associate position as well as PhD student or intern position
(last updated: 2022 Jan 23)