Faculty in the News – UCLA Newsroom

2 years ago

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Professor Ellen Sletten and her former PhD student Rachael Day are featured in article about the “Photonbooth” they created as an outreach for local schools. A UCLA faculty member since […]

Faculty in the News – UCLA Newsroom
January 24

Faculty Spotlight: Professor Ellen Sletten

3 years ago

Congratulations to Professor Ellen Sletten on her promotion to associate professor with tenure, effective July 1, 2021. Professor Ellen Sletten received her B.S. in Chemistry from Stonehill College in 2006 […]

Faculty Spotlight: Professor Ellen Sletten
July 30

$1 million CZI Deep Tissue Imaging Grant

4 years ago

Professor Ellen Sletten and collaborators are one of 13 research teams chosen for a Chan Zuckerberg Initiative (CZI) Deep Tissue Imaging grant.   Sletten, Dr. Oliver Bruns at the Helmholtz Pioneer […]

$1 million CZI Deep Tissue Imaging Grant
December 1

2020 ICBS Young Chemical Biologist award

4 years ago

Professor Ellen Sletten is one of four young investigators selected for the 2020 International Chemical Biology Society (ICBS) Young Chemical Biologist Award.  Since 2013, this international award has been given […]

2020 ICBS Young Chemical Biologist award
November 10

Fast, non-invasive, multicolor imaging

4 years ago

Ellen Sletten’s group, in collaboration with scientists in Germany, develops new imaging probes and technologies to allow for real-time multicolor imaging.  These combined technological advances provide simultaneous visualization of multiple […]

Fast, non-invasive, multicolor imaging
October 19

Sletten/Zink groups lead collaborative team to design new brand of imaging agents

5 years ago

Professors Ellen Sletten and Jeffrey Zink and their group members join with researchers in Germany to develop new optical imaging agents. Their paper titled “Shortwave Infrared Imaging with J-Aggregates Stabilized […]

Sletten/Zink groups lead collaborative team to design new brand of imaging agents
August 6

2019 ACS PMSE Young Investigator

5 years ago

Professor Ellen Sletten has been named a 2019 ACS Polymeric Materials: Science and Engineering (PMSE) Young Investigator. The distinction, bestowed by the Polymeric Materials: Science and Engineering (PMSE) Division of […]

2019 ACS PMSE Young Investigator
July 15

Artificial photosynthesis and a novel use for perfluorocarbons

5 years ago

Collaboration by Liu, Sletten teams leads to incorporation of perfluorocarbon emulsions into an electrochemical system for a microbial solution to CO2 fixation. By Roselyn Rodrigues Carbon dioxide (CO2) is a […]

Artificial photosynthesis and a novel use for perfluorocarbons
May 9