Dr. Chelsea Hu is currently a postdoctoral scholar in the Richard Murray group at the California Institute of Technology. She studied chemical and biomolecular engineering at UCLA and earned her Ph.D. at Cornell University in 2018. In her graduate studies, she worked with Prof. Julius Lucks and Prof. Jeffery Varner on dynamical modeling and system identification of RNA synthetic biological
networks. Her work focuses on feedback controls in synthetic biology, with a hybrid approach of theory development, system identification, and experimental implementation.