MLSC           View from MLSC
The Sorin Lab is located in MLSC-300, on the 3rd floor of the Molecular & Life Sciences Center, across from the MLSC chemistry stockroom. As you can see, we have an exceptional view of the Blue Pyramid from our 3rd floor location!

For information about previous lab members please visit the Sorin Lab Alumni Page





Eric J. Sorin, Ph.D.
Eric Sorin, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Computational Chemistry, Biochemistry, and Biophysics
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
California State University, Long Beach



Walter Alvarado
Walter Alvarado (Winter 2014-present)
Major: M.S. Physics student, CSULB
Sorin Lab Research: Docking & Enzyme Inhibition
Post-graduation: Ph.D. program in Physics
Honors, Awards, etc: Philip Ord Johnson Award (2014)
Margaret Heeb Summer Research Scholarship (2015)
Best Graduate Student Poster award, 2015 Far West meeting of the APS



Varderes Barsegyan
Varderes "Vardo" Barsegyan (Fall 2016-present)
Major: M.S. Computer Science student, CSULB
Sorin Lab Research: Data Analysis Methods (Machine Learning)
Post-graduation: Bionformatics Ph.D. program/Biomedical Industry
Honors, Awards, etc: Sigma Pi Sigma Physics Honors Society
Gamma Sigma Alpha Greek Honors Society
Internship @ Panasonic (2017)



Dennis Chen
Dennis Chen (Fall 2014-present)
Major: Physics & Mathematics @ Bard College at Simon's Rock
Sorin Lab Research: Systems Administration/Data Analysis
Post-graduation: Graduate school in a STEM field
Honors, Awards, etc: Linux Kernel Hacker,
Office of Naval Research recognized researcher



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Angela Choy (Fall 2015 - present)
Major: B.S. Chemical Engineering student, CSULB
Sorin Lab Research: TBD
Post-graduation: Industry/Grad School
Honors, Awards, etc: Boeing Academic Scholarship (2016)



Aingty Eung
Aingty Eung (Summer 2015-present)
Major: B.S. Computer Science student, CSULB
Sorin Lab Research: Systems Administration
Post-graduation: Applied Computer Science/Software Development



Yessica Gomez
Yessica Gomez (Summer 2014-present)
Major: B.S. Biochemistry/B.A. Physics graduate, CSULB (2016)
Sorin Lab Research: Apolipoproteins/RNA Folding
Post-graduation: Ph.D. program in Computational Biochemical Science
Honors, Awards, etc: Women & Philanthropy Scholar (2016)



Xavier Martinez
Xavier Martinez (Fall 2015 - present)
Major: B.S. Computer Science student, CSULB
Sorin Lab Research: Systems Administration
Post-graduation: Industry/Software Development
Honors, Awards, etc: RISE Fellow (2016-)



Khai Nguyen
Khai Nguyen (Fall 2012-present)
Major: B.S. Biochemistry/minor in Computer Science (Class of 2015)
Sorin Lab Research: Enzyme Inhibition, RNA Folding, SysAdmin (and Lab Master!)
Post-graduation: Currently working in industry as a Software Engineer
Honors, Awards, etc: CSU Future Scholar's Awardee (2013),
James L. Jensen Undergraduate Research Fellowship (2013), CSULB Summer Research
Fellowship (2014), Hypercube Award for Computational Chemistry (2014 & 2015)



Mariel Sanchez
Mariel Sanchez (Fall 2015 - present)
Major: B.A. Chemistry student, CSULB
Sorin Lab Research: TBD
Post-graduation: Industry/Teaching