Lab Members

Principal Investigator

Kai (Jack) Zhang
  Dr. Jack (Kai) Zhang obtained his Ph.D at the Institute of Biophysics (IBP), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) in 2013.  After that, he joined Dr. Andrew Carter’s lab...

Postdoc

  Long Han is a postdoctoral associate (PDA) in the Zhang Lab. Here at Yale, Long is studying the axonemal structure of cilia and flagella by cryo-EM/ET.  His goal is to...

Postdoc

Qinhui is a postdoctoral associate (PDA) in the Zhang lab. He is fascinated by the functions and structures of ciliary dyneins , which drive the eukaryotic cell motility and...

Postdoc

  Yue obtained her PhD in Molecular biology and biochemistry from Peking University, then worked as a postdoctoral researcher in Shenzhen PKU-HKUST Medical center...

Postdoc

Hao earned his PhD in The Mewbourne School of Petroleum and Geological Engineering, University of Oklahoma. Hao's previous research focused on machine learning and its...

Graduate Student

Pengxin earned his BS degree in biology from Zhejiang University, China in 2019. As a graduate student at Yale, he is broadly interested in many aspects of cryo-EM and cryo-...

Lab alumnus

  Renbin used to be an associate research scientist (ARS) in the Zhang lab. His main research focused on the mechanism of dynein powered virus transportation. He was also...

Lab alumnus

fang
Fanghe was a postgraduate student in the Zhang group. His research interets are ciliary beating regulation by mastigoneme and dynein activity regulation. Now he is persuing...

Lab alumna

  Yuchen used to be a research intern and then a Ph.D student in the Zhang lab.  She was physically at Yale from fall 2019 to May 2020. During that period, Yuchen worked on...

Lab alumna

  Jiao used to be a visiting assistant researcher. In the Zhang lab, she worked on the structures and functions of several membrane proteins. After her visit at Yale, Jiao...