Deepak won 4th place in the graduate student poster competition at the 84th SOR Meeting for his work on measuring hydrodynamic resistance due to elastic instabilitiesMeng & Zeina’s work on a simple technique to separate blood plasma is published in Lab on ChipThe first paper by the worm team on C. elegans kinematics is published in PLoS ONELubbock Avalanche newspaper published an article on Prof. Vanapalli’s efforts to patent our work on droplet arrays with concentration gradientsProf. Vanapalli receives theNSF CAREER AwardMeng’s work on static drop arrays published as cover article in Lab on a Chip journalProf. Vanapalli talks about microfluidics at a Science in 3D event hosted by TTU SACNASOur lab hosted Science: It’s a Girl ThingProf. Vanapalli presented Zeina’s work on tumor cell deformability at the ABTA Annual MeetingProf. Vanapalli received Halliburton Teaching Excellence AwardProf. Vanapalli was featured in Texas Tech DiscoveriesSwastika’s study of droplet trapping was published in Biomicrofluidics 4, 044110 (2010).