Alon holds his BS and MS degrees in Electrical Engineering from Tel Aviv University, and his PhD in Electrical Engineering from University of California, Los Angeles. During his doctoral studies, Alon conducted biophotonics research under Prof. Aydogan Ozcan, focusing on high-resolution and high-throughput microscopy for biomedical applications. As a post-doc in Prof. Viviana Gradinaru's lab (California Institute of Technology), he explored innovative imaging techniques for various bone and neuroscience applications. Alon has been awarded the Good Ventures Postdoctoral Fellowship of the Life Sciences Research Foundation, as well as the Howard Hughes Medical Institute International Student Research Fellowship. Alon has published over 25 peer reviewed journal articles, and his work has been presented at over 30 conferences.
Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering
University of North Carolina Chapel Hill and North Carolina State University