Past Student Fellows

Zijay Tang

Tzu-Chieh (Zijay) Tang

  • PhD Candidate
  • 2017-2018 J-WAFS Fellow
  • Department of Biological Engineering

Tzu-Chieh Tang (Zijay) is a PhD candidate in the Department of Biological Engineering at MIT, where he works as a research assistant in both the Synthetic Biology Group in the Research Laboratory of Electronics (RLE) and the Mediated Matter research group at the MIT Media Lab. Zijay is interested in biologically inspired engineering. His current research combines synthetic biology and materials design to build functional living materials that can sense, compute, memorize, and respond to environmental stimuli.