Franceschini Lab Team


Felipe Orihuela-Espina,PhD.
Visiting Scientist


John Sunwoo, PhD.
Research Fellow


Nisan Ozana, PhD.
Research Fellow


Marco Renna, PhD.
Research fellow


Yujing Huang


Mitchell Robinson
MIT Graduate student


Tony Wu
BU Graduate Student


Nikola Otic
BU Graduate Student


Kutlu Kaya, MS. 
Visiting Student/Research Assistant


Alyssa Martin
Research Assistant


Zachary Starkweather
Research Assistant


Alexander Isaac Zavriyev
Research Assistant



Main Collaborators


Paolo Cassano, MD, Department of Psychiatry
Emily M. Herzberg, MD, Neonatologist
Eric T. Pierce, MD, PhD, Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine
Eric Rosental, MD, Division of Neurocritical Care and Emergency Neurology
David Salat, PhD, Department of Radiology, Assistant Neuroscientist
Michael G. Silverman, MD, Department of Cardiology
Mirela Simon, MD, MSc, Department of Neurology
Mike Whalen, MD, Pediatrics
Jason Zhensheng Qu, MD, Department of Anesthesia

Boston University

David Boas, PhD, Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering
Meryem Yucel, PhD, Research Scientist, Department of Biomedical Engineering
Bernhard Zimmerman, PhD, Research Scientist, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Terrie Inder, MBChB, MD, Chair, Department of Pediatric Newborn Medicine
Mohamed El-Dib, MD, Department of Newborn Medicine
Samuel Snider, MD, Department of Neurology
Nirav Patel, MD, Department of Neurosurgery

MIT Lincoln Lab

Megan Blackwell, PhD
Erik Duerr, PhD
Andy Siegel, PhD
Brian Aull, PhD

Tufts University

Susan Roberts, PhD, USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging