Pictures

Summer 2017

The 2017 REU stduents are ready to take a ride in the back of the Sapelo Island field station's jalopy!

The 2017 REU students are ready to take a ride in the back of the Sapelo Island field station’s jalopy!

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Our REU students record the critters we caught during our trawl on the Spartina!

Cristian presents his research in a poster talk at ASM Microbe 2017! (Yes ASM president elect Peggy Cotter was there to hear about his exciting new results!)

Cristian gives hisĀ poster talk at ASM Microbe 2017! (Yes that’s 2017-18 ASM president Peggy Cotter learning aboutĀ his new data!)

Carol's baby Misti!

Carol’s baby Misti!

Jacob with his daughter Kavita!

Spring 2017

Samit’s hooding ceremony in spring 2017.

Fall 2016

Party for Samit's defense and the holiday season at Brian's!

Hammer lab photo at a party to celebrate Samit’s defense and the holiday season!

Dr. Bernardy at the official "hooding ceremony" before commencement!

Dr. Bernardy at the official “hooding ceremony” before commencement!

A new tradition!? To complete your PhD n the Hammer lab you need to ascend a route with Brian and the Stone Summit climbing gym! Nice job Samit!

A new tradition!? To complete your PhD n the Hammer lab you need to ascend a route with Brian and the Stone Summit climbing gym! Nice job Samit!

Fall 2015

Samit - Graduate Student Excellence Award! Eryn - Outstanding Undergraduate Mentoring Award!

Samit – Graduate Student Excellence Award!
Eryn – Outstanding Undergraduate Mentoring Award!

Summer 2015

REU group at Sapelo lighthouse cropped

The Aquatic Chemical Ecology REU students having fun and learning some science on Sapelo Island wirh Dr. Hammer.

 

Spring 2015

biosphere 2 Scialog meeting 2015

Biosphere 2 – Scialog conference setting… Pauly Shore was not in attendence!

 

Summer 2014

Drs. Hammer, Valente and Xavier at the New University of Lisbon, Portugal!

Surfing at Guincho Beach in Lisbon with the Xavier lab!

Spring 2014

Dr. Hammer receives Junior Faculty Teaching Excellence Award at April banquet.


Sarah teaches kids about “glowing germs” at Laurel Ridge Elementary School’s “Science Night”!

Hammer lab (Post-) Holiday Party

Spring 2013

Graduation party at the Hammer’s for Elsa and Elena

Fall 2012

Jacob is pensive

Samit is excited to join the lab!

Fall 2011

Eryn, Brian, Maria and the boss at the regional ASM meeting in Gainesville FL

 

The Molecular Nano-Communication group! Drs. Fekri, Hammer, Akyildiz, Forest, and Sivakumar

 

Undergraduate Susie Lee demonstrates how to extract DNA from strawberries with Mr. Taube’s 5th graders

Summer 2011

Summer lab party at the Hammer house

 

Spring 2011

ASM meeting in New Orleans (the 4 Es from left to right :Elena, Eryn, Erika and Elsa)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Patrick and Brian trying to look cool at ASM in New Orleans.

 

 

Bonnie Bassler visits Georgia Tech to give a talk and spend time with the Hammer lab.

 

 

Fall 2011

Elena and Brian with “Rita Colwell” after Elena is awarded the Outstanding Oral Presentation Award at the Vibrios in the Environment Meeting in Biloxi MS

 

Summer 2010

Shannon teaches Elena how to eat crab.

 

Spring 2010

The Hammer lab crushes the Gaucher lab at Whirly Ball!

 

Spring 2009

Patrick with daughter Abby at Brian’s house

Genetic Screens 101 – “What are those little dots on that plate?” Colonies Elena… colonies.”

Winter 2009

Elsa and Sophia chat at a hammer lab party