Hyongsok (Tom) Soh

 Shuji Nakamura

Ruth Garland Professor


(805) 893-7985
2231D Engineering Sciences Building
University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-5070


Biomolecular Science and Engineering Program
Institute for Collaborative Biotechnologies
California Nanosystems Institute
Co-Director, Center for Stem Cell Biology and Engineering, University of California at Santa Barbara

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Research Description: 

The Soh Laboratory Group at University of California, Santa Barbara works to develop novel materials and devices to improve the condition of human health. Our laboratory consists of researchers from many disciplines, including Physics, Chemistry, and diverse areas of engineering such as Materials, Mechanical, Chemical, and Electrical Engineering. Our current research focuses on two main themes: Directed Evolution of Materials and Integrated Biosensors. These two technologies hold the promise for early detection and personalized treatment for many diseases including Alzheimer’s, cancer, and diabetes.