Office: (001) 212 998 8422
Mailing Address Professor James W. Canary Department of Chemistry New York University 100 Washington Square East New York, NY 10013
Lab Location Centrally located in Greenwich Village, the lab can be easily reached by subway from anywhere in the city.

Current Members

Canary Research Lab > Current Members

Spring 2022 

(Left to Right: Xuefie, Shiyu, Chufan, Dr. Canary, Thanuka and Vidya)



Xuefei Luo

Xuefei is a 6th year PhD student, who did her undergrad at Nanjing Agricultural university, China.

Her hobbies include swimming, playing the piano and watching movies. You can catch her in the lab working on reactions listening to classical music.

Synthesis of catalyst for the ring opening polymerization of lac-OCA(lactic Acid-O-Carboxyanhydride) into poly-lactic acid.

Chufan Yang

Chufan is a 5th year Ph.D student, who did his undergrad at Nanjing University.

He is enthusiastic about science, natural scenery and Japanese mahjong.
He is uninterested in drinking, smoking and art.
He is an atheist.

Syntheses and characterization of DNA-GNR hybrids.

Vidya Rani Singh

Vidya is a 3rd year PhD student, who did her Integrated MSc at Center for Basic Sciences, India.

When not in lab, she loves to explore new restaurants in NYC with her friends. She loves cooking and reading books.

Alignment of carbon nanotubes in three dimensional DNA crystal.

Karol Woloszyn

1st year Graduate Student

Karol is a 1st year PhD student, who did his undergrad at New York University.

His hobbies include reading sci-fi, walking along the Hudson, and exploring new coffee shops.