31 May

    Bom defends his Ph.D. thesis and walks at graduation

    Congratulations to Dr. Praveschotinunt, who successfully defended his thesis, entitled “Engineered Curli-Expressing Probiotic Bacteria as a Platform for Therapeutics and Diagnostics” and received his Ph.D. hood at the SEAS graduation ceremony! Bom will be starting a position as a scientist at Ginko Bioworks in July.


    31 May

    Check out our Big Idea for Living Materials

    NSF2026_lgThree members of the group – Anna Duraj-Thatte, M.B. Avinash, and Neel Joshi – submitted an entry for the NSF 2026 Big Ideas competition: “A competition sponsored by the National Science Foundation to help set the U.S. agenda for fundamental research in science and engineering.” Our entry was selected as a semi-finalist and describes a broad vision for Living Materials and how they can contribute to a more sustainable future for our built environment. Help us become finalists and shape the agenda for future NSF research by commenting on our video at the link!


    If you have any questions about this website or process, please contact the Joshi Lab website manager: Dr. Junling Guo (E-mail: junling.guo@wyss.harvard.edu)