Chen Zhang, Graduate Student
Chen joined the Gerwick lab in 2012 while he was a master student in Nanoengineering, and began UCSD's PhD program in 2013. His general research interests include structural elucidation of novel compounds, drug development from marine bacteria, and biosynthesis pathway determination of bioactive compounds. Chen graduated from the Ocean University of China, Qingdao, China, in 2011 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Marine Chemistry. He likes playing the piano, reading books, and hearing the sound of the sea in his leisure time.