Hari Shroff, Ph.D. is a Principal Investigator in the National Institutes of Health Intramural Research Program (NIH IRP) at the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB). He received a B.S.E. in bioengineering from the University of Washington in 2001, and under the supervision of Dr. Jan Liphardt, completed his Ph.D. in biophysics at the Unversity of California at Berkeley in 2006. He spent the next three years performing postdoctoral research under the mentorship of Eric Betzig at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute's Janelia Farm Research Campus where his research focused on development of photactivated localization microscopy (PALM). Dr. Shroff is now chief of NIBIB's section on high resolution optical imaging laboratory, where he and his staff are developing new imaging tools for application in biological and clinical research.