Meet Our Support Team

As a pioneer of 3D histology and volumetric imaging, LifeCanvas Technologies is dedicated to providing solutions at every step of the tissue processing journey from tissue preservation, clearing, labeling, and high-resolution imaging to quantitative image analysis and publication-ready results. Boost your experiment successes, drive your research forward, and expedite discoveries with our unparalleled technical and scientific support. Our mission is to support your great science with our great technology. 

Our expert support team is happy to hop on a phone or video call to answer questions, give advice, and troubleshoot! Ask us about:

  • Tissue processing best practices
  • Setting up or troubleshooting devices
  • Protocols for specific applications or tissue types
  • Grant submission support

Scientists

Cora Ames<br>Senior Application Scientist

Cora Ames
Senior Application Scientist

Got a question about how to analyze and quantify your 3D histology images? Cora is an expert in the application of artificial intelligence and machine learning to biological data and can provide you with the analysis techniques you need to take your study to the next level. She received a BS in Mathematics from the University of Chicago, a PhD in Neuroscience from Stanford University, and completed Post-doctoral research in Neuroscience at Columbia University, where she studied the dynamics of neural signals and their interaction with motor control behavior. At LifeCanvas, she is now working to develop our automated image analysis pipeline, enabling customers to gain detailed quantitative insights.

Adam Charles Hall<br>Senior Application Scientist

Adam Charles Hall
Senior Application Scientist

Adam has an extensive background and experience in neuroscience and provides customer support for design, implementation, and success of 3D histology projects related to neuroanatomy, neuropharmacology, developmental neurobiology, and neurodegenerative disorders. He received a PhD in Biochemistry from Imperial College, University of London, UK and a Masters in Pharmacology from Gonville & Caius College, University of Cambridge, UK exploring the neuropharmacology and neurotoxicology of anoretic, anesthetic, and anxiolytic agents.

Frank He<br>Senior Application Scientist

Frank He
Senior Application Scientist

Frank supports the LifeCanvas community by providing scientific guidance and technical assistance. He received his Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering from Cornell University and conducted postdoctoral training at Harvard Medical School. In his research career, Frank has focused on the development of technologies that enable the characterization of biological systems and has utilized novel approaches that combine biological and physical sciences techniques. He is now working to develop new applications for LifeCanvas’ 3D histology pipeline.

Engineers

Sean Graff<br>Senior Engineering Associate

Sean Graff
Senior Engineering Associate

Sean provides exceptional technical support as well as coordinates demos for our SmartClear II Pro and SmartLabel systems. He also provides technical support for our SHIELD and EasyIndex products. He received a B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University.

Zachary Woods<br>Technical Lead

Zachary Woods
Technical Lead

Zach has a deep knowledge of the operation and design of LifeCanvas products from clearing and labeling to imaging with SmartSPIM. He received a BS in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Connecticut and a M.Eng in Biomedical Engineering from Cornell University with a focus on biomechanics.