Born in Hollywood, CA, Alex Gilewski is a second year at UCSB. He is a CCS chemistry major with a double minor in linguistics and music. He joined the Hawker group in 2008. He currently studies under Nalini Gupta. He enjoys cooking, playing the carillon, drinking teas, singing, and composing music.
Alex currently works on the characterization of thiol-yne hydrogels in comparison to well-characterized thiol-ene hydrogels.