Short CV/Education and training

  • 1993 – 1997
    Rice University, B.A. Cum Laude (physics & mathematics)

  • 1999
    Harvard University, MA (physics)

  • 1999 – 2004
    Harvard University, PhD (physics)

  • 2004 – 2006
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, postdoc (chemical engineering)

  • 2006 – 2009
    National Institutes of Health, postdoc (cell biology)

  • 2009
    Tenure-track assistant professor, Department of Physics, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland

Selected publications

  • A. Benke and S. Manley, "Live-cell dSTORM of cellular DNA based on direct DNA labeling," ChemBioChem, 13(2):298-301 (2012)

  • D.T. Burnette, S. Manley, P. Sengupta, R. Sougrat, M.W. Davidson, B. Kachar and J. Lippincott-Schwartz, "A role for actin arcs in the leading edge advance of migrating cells," Nature Cell Biology, 13(4):371-382 (2011)

  • F.V. Subach, G.H. Patterson, S. Manley, J.M. Gillette, J. Lippincott-Schwartz and V.V. Verkhusha, "Photoactivatable mCherry for high-resolution two-color fluorescence microscopy," Nature Methods 6(2):153-159 (2009)

  • G. Shtengel, J.A. Galbraith, C.G. Galbraith, J. Lippincott-Schwartz, J.M. Gillette, S. Manley, R. Sougrat, C.M. Waterman, P. Kanchanawong, M. Davidson, R. Fetter and H.F. Hess, "Interferometric fluorescent super-resolution microscopy resolves 3D cellular nano-architecture," Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 106:3125-3130 (2009)

  • S. Manley, J. M. Gillette, H. Shroff, H. Hess, E. Betzig and J. Lippincott-Schwartz, "High-density mapping of single-molecule trajectories with photoactivated localization microscopy," Nature Methods 5(2):155-157 (2008)

Complete list of publications

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • American Physical Society

  • Biophysical Society


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