LAB NEWS

 

 2014

 

Ayg 20, 2014: Yale MCDB Reception for Celebration of New NAS Members

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                             Happy Birthday Bosheng!   1         2                      

 

Aug 16, 2014: Lab Hiking on the Sleeping Giant Park

                            1         2         3         4         5        6         7         8 

 

Jun 20, 2014: Annual lobster party & farewell party for Fang, Shangwei and Hui

                     Good bye, Fang!                      1         2         3         4        

                     Good bye, Shangwei!             1         2         3         4      

                       Good bye, Hui!                         1         2         3         4

                      Annual lobster party:           1         2         3         4         5         6         7         8          9          10          11          12   

  

Apr 29, 2014:       NAS 151st Annual Meeting Videos online

                            Congratulations to Xing-Wang!                   1 

 

Jan 24, 2014:       Lunar New Year & Ning's birthday at Jie’s home

                            Happy birthday, Ning!                   1         2         3         4       

                            Happy Lunar New Year!                1         2         3         4        

 

2013

      

Dec 20, 2013:       Farewell party for Kyoung-In at Sushi Palace

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Aug 31, 2013:       Farewell party for Cynthia at Yale Outdoor Education Center

                            Good bye, Cynthia!                   1         2         3         4         5         6          

                            Group pictures:                                     1         2         3         4         5

                               

Jun 30, 2012:         Annual lobster party & farewell party for Jigang&Li                        

                            Good bye, Professor Li!                   1         2         3         4         5         6        

                            Good bye, Li!             1         2         3         4         5

                           Annual lobster party:                             1         2         3         4         5

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Apr 30, 2013:       Congratulations! Xing-Wang was elected to National Academy of Sciences!

                                   Official announcement              

Apr 30, 2013:               Celebration dinner:                  1         2         3         4         5         6          7

May 2, 2013:                 Champagne celebration:       1         2         3         4         5         6          7

                                    

Feb 22, 2013:       Lunar new year party and farewell to Mingqiu at Jie’s home

                            Good bye, Professor Dai!                   1         2         3         4         5         6        

                            Happy Birthday, Kyoung-In!             1         2         3         4        

                            Group pictures:                                     1         2         3         4         5

                                                                                                6         7         8         9         10

 

Feb 16, 2013:       Congratulations! Xing Wang was elected as Fellows of AAAS.

                             Picture          Yale News

 

Jan 18, 2013:        Farewell to Lei at Pacific Buffet

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2012

 

Jul 30, 2012:         Annual lobster party & farewell party for Liquan

                            Annual lobster party:             1         2         3         4         5         6         7

                            Goodbye, Liquan:                     1         2         3         4         5         6         7

 

Mar 8, 2012:        Happy birthday, Cynthia!

                            1           2           3           4           5

 

2011

 

Nov 17, 2011:             Happy birthday, Fang!

                            1           2           3           4

 

Oct 18, 2011:              Happy birthday, Shangwei and Lei!

                            1           2           3           4

 

Aug 12, 2011:             Farewell party for Jae-Hoon and Gang at Madison beach

                            Good bye, Professor Lee!      1         2         3         4         5

                            Good luck, Professor Li!        1         2         3         4         5

                            Group pictures:                        1         2         3         4         5

6         7         8         9         10

 

June, 2011:           Welcome Chuanfan Sun, a visiting scholar from the Ministry of Science and Technology of China

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May 31, 2011:            Welcome, Will and his students (from Wilkes Univ) for the Undergraduate Summer Research Program!

                            Supervisor:            William Terzaghi

                            Students:                Lorinette S.D. Williams          Bryant Morocho

                                                               Anup Patel                                  Kathryn Margavage

 

May 7, 2011:        Farwell party for Xinhao, Xiaorong & annual lobster party

                            Good luck, Xinhao:                  1         2         3         4         5

                            Goodbye, Xiaorong:                 1         2         3         4         5

                            Happy birthday, Jie:                1         2         3         4         5

                            We love lobster!                        1         2         3         4         5          

                                                                                    6         7         8         9         10

 

Feb 18, 2011:              Farewell party for Xi, Beibei and Lifen

                            We’ll miss you, Xi:                   1         2         3         4

                            Goodbye, Beibei:                      1         2         3         4

                            See you, Lifen:                           1         2         3

                            Group pictures:                        1         2         3         4         5         6         7         8

 

Feb 3, 2011:         Party for the lunar new year & celebrations for acceptance of 3 papers

                                   (Jae-Hoon and Jigang’s papers by Plant Cell, Gang’s paper by Nature Cell Biology)!

                            1            2           3           4           5           6           7           8           9           10

 

2010

 

October 7, 2010:              Deng lab alumni at Zomes-6 conference 2010, Safed, Israel.

                            1           2 (some of the guys at Dead Sea)

 

Sep -  Dec, 2010:        Welcome Tyra McCray, rotation graduate student, Yale University      

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August 21, 2010:             Annual Lobster party and farewell to On-Sun and Cristina

                            Farewell to On-Sun:                            1         2         3         4         5

                            Farewell to Cristina:                            1         2         3         4         5

                            Group and lobster pictures:             1         2         3         4         5         6         7         8

 

August 9, 2010:         Happy birthday, Jae-Hoon!

                            1           2           3           4           5

 

June 2, 2010:        Welcome, Will and his students (from Wilkes Univ) for the Undergraduate Summer Research Program!

                            Supervisor:            William Terzaghi

                            Students:                Michelle E. Wakeley         Lorinette S.D. Williams          Nisarg P. Joshi

 

May 24, 2010:            Yale commencement: On-Sun received his PhD degree!

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April 25, 2010:          Farewell party for Guangming at Jie’s home

                            1           2           3           4           5           6           7

 

February 16, 2010:        Congratulations to our new graduate- Dr On-Sun Lau!

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2009

 

December 18, 2009:             Congratulations!     Three papers were accepted by Plant Cell! (JB&Hang, Haodong&Xi, Guangming&Xiaopeng&Axel)

                            1           2           3           4           5   

 

October 31, 2009:    Farewell party for JB at Xing Wang’s house

                            Farewell to JB:               1           2           3           4           5

                            Welcome Hongya, Lijia and Hongwei (from Peking University) to attend our party:

1           2           3           4           5

 

September 19, 2009:            Farewell party for Cheng at Jie’s home

                            Farewell to Cheng:                   1         2         3         4         5

                            Karaoke show:                          1         2         3         4         5         6         7         8

 

July 27, 2009:      Annual Lobster party! Welcome Haiyang’s group to join us & Farewell to Shumin

                            1           2           3           4           5           6           7           8           9           10 

 

June 7, 2009: Farewell to Axel and Liang

                            1           2           3           4           5           6           7           8           9           10 

 

April 18, 2009:   Farewell to Hang and Jeff

                            1           2           3           4           5           6           7           8           9           10         11         12

 

April 14, 2009:   Happy Birthday to Xi!

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2008

 

November 22, 2008:      Farewell to Wenjun

                            1           2           3           4           5           6           7           8           9           10         11         12

 

June 29, 2008:     Lobster party 2008. Farewell to Giuliana, Xueyong and Huiyong

                            1           2           3           4           5           6           7           8           9           10         11         12

 

March 7, 2008:   Farewell to Haodong at BAR.

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2007

 

December 4, 2007:  Christmas party at Xing Wang's home. Farewell to Lia, Zhenzhen and Rosa.

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August 4, 2007:  Annual lobster party! Farewell to Sue, Lei and Will.

                            1           2           3           4           5           6           7           8           9           10         11         12

 

July-September, 2007Welcome Hang, Axel & Rosa!!

                            Hang He, exchange graduate student from Institute of Biophysics, Chinese Academy of Science. Nihao, Hang!  

                            Dr. Axel Elling, our new postdoc. Guten Tag!  

                            Rosa Lozano, visiting graduate student from Malaga University, Spain. Hola, Rosa!  

June - August, 2007Undergraduate summer research at Deng Lab (supported by NSF grant and Yale STARS Program)

                            Sonia Singhal (Yale STARS scholar 2007).       

                            Naseem Mian (University of Wilkes)    

                            Jai Shah (University of Wilkes) 

                            Will, the mentor (Professor, University of Wilkes)     

                            They are everywhere:    

                            here,   

                            there,

                            there,

                            everywhere......    

                            Snapshots:     

                            Naseem: Ready, Set, Go! Action 1;  

                            Naseem: Action 2.     

                            Sunny Jai - even smiles to his frozen samples.      

                            Sonia, Will and Jai at work.  

April, 2007Good-bye & Good luck, YAN! We'll miss YOU.

                            Farewell party for Yan (I).   

                            Farewell party for Yan (II).

March, 2007Welcome Zenaida & Juan!!

                            Dr. Zenaida Lopez-Dee, our new postdoctral fellow.

                            Juan Manuel Iglesias Pedraz, visiting graduate student from Centro Nacional De Biotechnologia-CSIC, Spain.

February, 2007Farewell party for Yunping, Insoo & Hye-Jin!

Party photo quiz show:

                            1. Which three of these four are leaving Deng Lab?   

                            2. Who are they looking at?

                            3. List the nationality of each of these people.       

                            4. The Three Tenors. Can you correctly spell the full names of these famous three?

                            5. After who singing "One Night in Beining", his name is in the top 10 searches at Yahoo?

                            6. Professor in what (hint: a sport) happily receiving his Yale golf ball.      

                            7. What Yale animal has Yunping finally got?

                            8. Thanks to the Academy, my agent ...... Is she wining Best Actress or Best Supporting Actress?

February, 2007Which one of the following pairs is a true couple? (Hint: only ONE correct answer!)

                            A   

                            B   

                            C   

                            D   

                            E   

                            F    

                            G   

January 2007Welcome Huiyong, Anna, Will, Jean-Benoit & Jigang!!!!

                            Dr. Huiyong Zhang, postdoctoral associate, from National Institute of Biological Sciences, Beijing, China  

                            Anna Trofca, rotation graduate student, Yale University

                            Dr. William Terzaghi, Visiting Professor from Wilkes University, Pennsylvania       

                            Jean-Benoit Frenette Charron, postdoctoral fellow, from Universite du Quebec a Montreal, Canada  

                            Dr. Jigang Li, postdoctoral associate, from Peking University, China      

2006

November, 2006Farewell to Yuling and Suhua!

                            In front of OML Building.     

                            "Is Yuling really taller than me?"    

                            So much to say.......    

                            You kicked what?      

                            Career path: Yale graduate ->Good husband! 

                            Men (& woman) in black (white & gray).  

                            Their talents are unlimited......  

                            Five years of hardwork for a Yale sweatshirt.

                            Cool guys and gals.   

                            Insoo with "teacher Suhua".      

                            Watch out, Lei!    

                            What are they looking at?    

                            The happiest couple.      

                            What makes Haodong so happy?

                            "Ciao" & "Adios" to Suhua.  

                            Then at NIBS and now at Suhua's party.   

                            Talent-show watching.  

September, 2006Congratulations to Dr. Yuling Jiao!!!!

                            Yuling at thesis defense (already looking like a professor).  

                            Questions from audience.    

                            Congratulation cake from graduate school.     

                            Sharing the joy.   

                            Thanks to committee members.      

                            Thanks to dear wife for strong support.    

                            Congratulations from us all!      

September, 2006Welcome Hye-Jin!

                            Hye-Jin, a visiting scientist from National Institute of Agricultural Biotechnology, Suwon, Korea   

July 15, 2006Lobster Feast 2006 & Farewell Party for Elah & Junli!

                            The feast  

                            Elah & Junli opening their good-bye presents

                            Elah & her Yale bear

                            Thank you and good-bye kiss (true Hollywood style)     

                            Behind (or next to) every successful woman there is a man

                            Yale fashion for Junli      

                            Junli's favorite Yale banner 

                            Junli - ready to go home in Beijing 

                            Ning & Xing Wang with Elah & Junli     

                            Don't play with your food!  

                            Happy time    

June, 2006Welcome Yeqin, Xiangfeng, Cristina and Farah!

                            Yeqin Ma, a former rotation student now an official graduate student in Deng Lab.     

                            Xiangfeng Wang, exchanging graduate student ( a bioinformatic wizard) from Beijing, China.     

                            Cristina Hernandez, a new postdoc from Spain. Hola!     

                            Farah Steele in our undergraduate summer research program.

6/16/2006Haodong's new publication in Plant Cell!!!!

                            Congratulations to Xing Wang & Haodong!     

                            One author,   

                            two authors,  

                            three authors.......

                            Congratulations from labmates.      

5/05/2006Welcome, Yan and Silvia !!!!

                            Dr. Yan Xu, visiting scientist from Northwest A&F University, Xian, China. Ni Hao, Yan!

                            Silvia Iafrate, visiting graduate student from Universita "la Sapienza", Rome, Italy. Ciao!      

4/22/2006Farewell party for Kun & Jingru!

                            So long, farewell, to you and you and you ........     

                            Kun and Jingru - We'll miss you!!!  

                            The hottest Pop Star from Seoul!    

                            Time to face the music.  

                            Who is cuter?

                            May I have the bear, pleeeeeeeeeeeeease?

                            Uh-oh! Who got the lowest score in Karaoke?

                            Lab brothers 

4/06/2006Welcome, In-Soo, Haodong, & Yeqin !!!!

                            Dr. In-Soo Choi, visiting professor from Pusan National University       

                            Haodong Chen, exchanging student from Peking University      

                            Yeqin Ma, rotation student, Yale University    

4/06/2006Goodbye and good luck to Wei and Elizabeth!

                            Farewell party for Elizabeth and Wei  

                            Elizabeth and Wei with Xing Wang

                            Elizabeth and Yale Bear 

                            We will miss your bright eyes and your smile..........   

4/06/2006Congratulations to new graduates - Dr. Habashi and Dr. Feng!!!!!!!!!!

                            Champagne after Suhua's thesis defense (Feb. 2006)     

                            Celebration for Jessica after thesis defense (Dec. 2005)  

2/04/2006Farewell party for Danmeng, Jessica and Pablo!

                            Together - Goodbye & Good Luck   

                            Xing Wang & Pablo   

                            Xing Wang & Jessica

                            Xing Wang & Danmeng  

                            Everybody Loves Presents  

                            Go Yale!    

                            So Much To Say (Ning writing on cards)    

                            Half Of The Sky   

                            Danmeng - Ready to go home?

                            Party Photographer 

                            Don't worry - he won't drive.   

                            Lei & Yuling Chatting      

                            Happy Jie

                            Onsun - Practicing    

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2005

10/03/2005Congratulations! Yunping’s new paper in Plant Physiology, & Yuling’s in Plant Cell!

                            Yuling - Truly enjoying the moment.   

                            Yunping - Happy time.

                            Yunping & Yuling – Celebration together.

                             

08/31/2005 Young scientists in Deng Lab: Erica and Jamila (summer 2005)

                            1           2           3           4

 

02/22/2005:       Cheers! Pablo’s paper accepted by Plant Cell!

                            1           2           3          

 

02/08/2005:       Farewell to Ilha & Jung-eun

                            1           2           3           4

 

01/19/2005:       Happy Birthday to Yusuke! the fourth birthday celebrated in Deng lab!

                            1           2           3           4

 

01/03/2005: Welcome new PostdocJae Hoon Lee

 

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2004

 

12/11/2004:       Farewell party for Yuki and Suning! Good Bye and Good Luck!

                            1           2           3           4           5

 

12/03/2004:       Happy Birthday to Jung-eun! 1           2           3           4

 

11/30/2004:       Cheers! Vicente’s paper accepted!  1         2           3           4   

 

11/29/2004:       Happy Birthday to Wei Gong!   1         2           3           4

 

10/23/2004:       NSF 2010 Project Meeting at Yale  photo

 

10/15/2004:       Happy Birthday to Xing Wang!  1              2           3

 

9/20/2004:   Happy Birthday to Yuling!       1           2           3

 

9/07/2004:     Cheers!-- Giulianas paper in press!  1       2 

 

Aug 2004:      Welcome one year visiting Professor

                            Dr. Nam-Chon Paek, Associate Professor from Seoul National University

                            (please check People page)

 

8/28/2004:   Annual summer lobster party at Xing-Wang & Nings houseFarewell for Jim

 

July 2004:       Welcome new faces!

                            New Ph.D student: On-Sun Lau (please check People page)

                             New Posdoc: Junli Zhou (please check People page)

                            New Visiting Professor from Peking University: Sulan Bai (please check People page)

 

7/06/2004:   Cheers!Yukis paper got accepted by Genes & Development!

                            1           2

 

5/21/2004:   MCDB Annual Botany Picnic at Yale Marsh Garden

                            1. Xing Wang and Xueyong                           2. Xing Wang and Other Lab members

                            3. Elizabeth, Suning & Giuliana                   4. Sue, Chunling & Danmeng

                            5. Vicente, Yuki & Elah                                  6. Ilha & wife, Jung-eun & Yusuke

                            7. Danmeng & Wei, Vicente & Ines            8. Kun,  Junqi & YiYu

                           

5/10/2004:   Congratulations! Suhuas paper was accepted by Plant Cell, and Yings paper was accepted by Plant Molecular Biology!

                            1.  Suhua    2.  Cheers!

 

3/27/2004:   Jies House-warming Party----Farewell Party for Ying and Yunping

                            1. Ying and Yunping with Jies Family                     2. Ying, Suning & Elah              

                            3. Yunping & Jessica                                       4. Open Present                  

                            5. Students coming from Peking University    6. On-Sun, Yunping & Yiyu      

                            7. Yuki, Giuliana & Pablo                              8. Sitting in the Safa                         

                            9. Mr. Zhu is taking video                              10. Watching  TV                       

                            11. Kara-OK                                                      12. Yunping & Suhua         

                            13. Ning, Yunping & Amanda        

 

3/01/2004:   Welcome Two New Exchanging Students from Peking University!

                            Danmeng Zhu and Wei Gong

                             

2/19/2004:   The Scientist Research hot paper

 

2/17/2004:   Happy Birthday to Jessica!

1.     Cake              2. Pablo & Jims              3. Yunping & Yuki

 

1/22/2004:   Happy Chinese New Year! The year of Monkey!        

                            1. Best Wishes        2. Happiness

 

1/19/2004:   Happy Birthday to Yusuke      

                            1. Cake              2. Wish

 

1/06/2004:   Happy Birthday to Lei & Sue

 

1/05/2004:   Welcome one year visiting Professor

                            Dr. Ilha Lee, Associate Professor from Seoul National University

 

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2003

 

12/19/2003:       Congratulations! Yunping & Suhua get married!

                            1           2           3           4           5           6           7           8

 

10/17/2003 ~10/19/2003: MCDB Retreat at Woods Hole, MA.       

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10/17/2003 Happy Birthday! Xing-Wang!

1.     Cake             2. Xing-Wang          

 

9/19/2003:   News from Claus Schwechheimer

                            a new baby boy came to the world on 22nd, June 2003!

                            Happy father and two kids

 

9/19/2003:   Cheers! Yusukes paper got accepted by Genes & Development!  

                            Photo1               Photo2

 

9/17/2003:   Happy birthday to Elizabeth!

1.     Beautiful Italian cake

2.     How old are you?

 

9/15/2003:   Welcome our New Postdocs-  Elah Pick   & Xueyong Li

 

8/26/2003:   Cheers! Two papers (Ning & Karin) in press!

                            Photo1        Photo2                      Photo3               Photo4

                       

8/23/2003      Annual summer lobster party at Xing-Wang & Nings house

                            1.  Lobsters      

                            2.  Three happy ladies             

                            3.  Suhua & Yunping in the backyard

                            4.  Jim & wife

                            5.  Pablo & Jessica

                            6.  What is so funny? (Xingwang, Ning & Yuki)

                            7.  Have a relaxing time on the deck (Elah & Chih-Kuo)

                            8. Suhua, Lei, Yingchuns husband & Yingchun

                            9. Ligeng & Yusuke

                           

                                  

8/29/2003  Our lab citation was ranked number12th among all Arabidopsis lab in
the world.  See
http://www.esi-topics.com/arab/authors/b1a.html.

 

7/13/2003:   Happy Birthday to Vicente!  Photo1          Photo 2

 

7/05/2003  Congratulations!  Chunling get married! Wedding pictures:

                             1            2           3            4            5                   6

 

7/05/2003:   Happy birthday to Suhua!  

                            Photo1               Photo 2              Photo3

 

06/27/2003:       MCDB Botany Community End-of-the-year Picnic at Yale Marsh Botanical Garden

                            1. Band  

                            2. Sleeping Beauty    

                            3. Surround the Baby   

                            4. Lei, Suning, Yunping & Suhua

                            5. Yuling & Andy  

                            6. Lei & Friend  

                            7. Yusuke & Friends  

                            8. Ladies in the Lab                                             

 

06/13/2003:       Xing Wang received ISPMB Kumho Award 2003     

                            Photo 1              Photo 2              Photo 3

 

05/29/2003:       Ines-the baby girl of Vicente and Raquel- came to this wonderful world at 11:25pm.

    Weight: 7 pounds and 1.5 oz                   Height: 20.5 inches

1.      Little Princess Ines

2.     The Happiest Family Raquel, Vicente & Ines