Eitan is a PhD student in the Bioengineering department at UMD. He received his M.Sc in Physics from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem under Prof. Amir Sa'ar, he served as a TA in the Physics department and was included in the Dean's list for 2013. His research was focused on the development of an optical biosensor for bacteria detection, and involved fabrication procedures and optical measurements. Eitan graduated from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem upon completion of his Bachelors in both Physics and Biology. Currently he is interested in developing novel optical imaging techniques for super resolution microscopy.