Our Faculty, Staff & Students

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Krenicki Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Department Chair

Dr. Ki Chon
Phone: (860) 486-4767
Email: kchon@engr.uconn.edu

Staff

Harley Erickson
Program Assistant II & Graduate Admissions Assistant
Phone: (860) 486-5838
E-mail: harley@engr.uconn.edu

Lisa Ephraim
Undergraduate Academic Advisor
Phone: (860) 486-0163
E-mail: lisae@engr.uconn.edu

Jennifer Desrosiers
Financial Assistant II
Phone: (860) 486-0116
E-mail: jennd@engr.uconn.edu

Amanda Sierpinski
Financial Assistant II (Grants and Contracts) 
Phone: (860) 486-3869
E-mail: ams13020@engr.uconn.edu

 

Main Office Address

Biomedical Engineering Department
A.B. Bronwell Building, Room 217
260 Glenbrook Road, Unit 3247
University of Connecticut
Storrs, CT 06269-3247
Phone: (860) 486-5838
Fax: (860) 486-2500

Events 2015

Biomedical Events

BME Seminar: “Biomedical Engineering at Yale” and “Positron Emission Tomography (PET) Imaging in Neuroscience and Diabetes” by Dr. Richard E. Carson
Dec 4 2015
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BME Seminar: “The field of clinical engineering and the role clinical engineers play in the delivery of healthcare” By Frank Painter 
Dec 4 2015
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BME Doctoral Dissertation Defense: “Motion and Noise Artifact Detection and Vital Signal Reconstruction in ECG/PPG based Wearable Devices” By SMA Salehizadeh
Dec 4 2015
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BME DOCTORAL DISSERTATION DEFENSE: “Monitoring of Breathing Activity using Smartphone-acquired Signals” By Bersain A. Reyes
Dec 4 2015
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BME 2101 Open Poster Session: “The Past, Present and Future of Biomedical Engineering”
Dec 1 2015
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BME Seminar: Three Graduate Student Presentations 
Nov 20 2015
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BME Seminar: “Addressing Vascular Disease through Mechanical Engineering” by Dr. Eno Essien Ebong 
Nov 13 2015
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BME Master’s Thesis Defense by Kelly Stratton
Nov 13 2015
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BME Ph.D. Defense: “Evaluation of Near-Infrared Contrast Agents for Cancer Detection using Optical Imaging Techniques” by Akram Abuteen
Nov 12 2015
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MSE/BME Distinguished Lecture by Dr. Cato Laurencin
Nov 6 2015
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BME Faculty Candidate Seminar with Dr. Sina Shahbazmohamadi
Nov 3 2015
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BME PhD Thesis Defense
Nov 3 2015
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BME Seminar: “A Quantitative Live Cell Imaging Approach to Probe the Hierarchy of Actin Assembly Factors in Cell Migration” by Kwonmoo Lee
Oct 30 2015
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BME Seminar: 3D Differentiation of HPSCs into Islets-like Organoids
Oct 23 2015
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BME Seminar: Characterization of high resolution quantitative optical properties of biological tissues using spatial frequency domain imaging (SFDI)
Oct 16 2015
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BME Seminar: Using Materials to Control Biomechanics in Orthodontic Therapy Presented By: A. Jon Goldberg, PhD – UConn Health
Oct 9 2015
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Neuroscience at Storrs Lecture with Dr. Susan Dymecki
Oct 2 2015
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BME Seminar: Dr. Jackson
Sept 18 2015
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BME Seminar: Dr Feng
Sept 11 2015
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BME Seminar: Introduction to UCONN BME Graduate Program Presented By: Prof. Quing Zhu, Graduate Program Director
Sept 4 2015
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BME Seminar: “The Use of 3-D Structures for Culturing Primary Cells for Tissue Engineering Applications” Presented By: Dr. Mark Lyles
Aug 12 2015
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BME Seminar: Multidisciplinary Education and Research of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine by Yen-Chih Huang, Ph.D
July 27 2015
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BME PhD Defense: Lipid-Based Self-Assembled NPs: The Effects of Morphology and Targeting Molecules on the Cellular Uptake Using In vitro Tumor Model by Wafa Aresh
July 10 2015
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BME Thesis Defense: Polyelectrolyte Coatings for Sequential Delivery of Growth Factors: Automation and Characterization by Jennifer Etter, M.S. Candidate
May 7 2015
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BME Seminar: Four Graduate Student Presentations 
May 1 2015
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BME Seminar with Michael C.K. Khoo PhD 
Apr 24 2015
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BME Thesis Defense: “The Applications of Low-cost Liquid Crystal Display for Light Field Modulation and Multimodal Microscopy Imaging” by Zichao Bian
Apr 21 2015
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BME Thesis Defenses
Apr 20 2015
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BME SEMINAR: Four Graduate Student Presentations
Apr 14 2015
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BME Masters Thesis Defense by Hasan Fiaz
Apr 14 2015
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BME Seminar with Dr. Kirk Shelley
Apr 10 2015
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BME Seminar: Resources for Innovation and Entrepreneurship – Where to Go and Who to See by Donna Cyr & Karen Woodward
Apr 3 2015
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BME Seminar: “Electronic Devices for Bio-Theranostics”
Mar 27 2015
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Engineering Events

C2E2 Visting Scholar Seminar – Room 104, CTR for Clean Eng.(Depot Campus)
Dec 9 2015
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C2E2 Visting Scholar Seminar – Room 104, CTR for Clean Eng.(Depot Campus)
Dec 8 2015
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Professional Networking Workshop with John Bau – IMS 159 (UConn Storrs campus)
Nov 19 2015
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Electric Boat/UConn Alumni Networking Reception – UConn Avery Point Campus, Branford House, Groton, CT
Nov 19 2015
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Master of Engineering Information Session – UCONN Avery Point Campus
Nov 18 2015
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Dean Kamen – Innovation: Past, Present, and Future – Laurel Hall Room 102 (UConn Storrs campus)
Nov 7 2015
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Graduate Career Expo – Student Union Ballroom
Nov 4 2015
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Session II: Hands on Demo of Confocal Facility Instruments – BPB G10 and 302B
Oct 22 2015
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CAHNR & SoE – Meet your Colleagues! – Advanced Technolgy Laboratory (ATL), room 109
Oct 20 2015
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Session I: Confocal Facility Workshop – TLS 111
Oct 16 2015
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UConn Engineering Alumni Legacy Society Celebration & Pinning Ceremony – F. L. Castleman Building, room 212
Oct 3 2015
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Graduate Professional Workshop – Successful Graduate Life: If I knew then what I know now – a Panel Discussion – Student Union, Room 304B
Sept 30 2015
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Pratt and Whitney Info Sessions for Career Fair – UTEB 175
Sept 24 2015
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Women in Engineering: Achieving Gender Diversity & Inclusion Symposium – Student Union Theatre, Storrs Campus
Sept 24 2015
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SoE Faculty & Staff Meeting – Fall #1 – Student Union Ballroom – SU330/331
Sept 21 2015
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Pratt and Whitney Info Sessions for Career Fair – Laurel Hall 206
Sept 17 2015
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UConn Engineering Incoming Grad Student Orientation – Lewis B. Rome Commons (626 Gilbert Road Ext., Storrs, CT) – Rome Ballroom (Third Floor)
Aug 27 2015
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Master of Engineering Open House – UCHC Campus – Cell & Genome Sciences Building
Aug 4 2015
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Master of Engineering Information Session – UCONN Waterbury Campus – MPR 113
Jul 28 2015
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Lecture by Dr. Li Liu, Texas A&M University – IMS-159
Jul 20 2015
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July Innovation Connection – Engineer your Spirits – Waypoint Spirits, 410 Woodland Avenue, Suite C, Bloomfield, CT
Jul 16 2015  
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“Organ Engineering: Challenges and Successes” Presented By: Dr. Jenna Balestrini Postdoctoral Associate, Yale University – ITE 336
Jul 16 2015
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Master of Engineering Information Session – UConn Avery Point Campus Marine Sciences Building
Jul 15 2015
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Connecticut Transportation Forum – Hartford Public Library
Jul 13 2015
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Da Vinci Program Begins
Jul 6 2015
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Joule Fellows Program Begins
Jul 6 2015
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June Innovation Connection – UConn Avery Point Campus
June 18 2015
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Memorial Day
May 25 2015
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May Innovation Connection – Oak Meadow Farm; East Windsor, CT
May 21 2015
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Presentation by Yong Duk Lee, ECE Dept.
May 19 2015
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UConn Engineering Alumni – Senior Design Day Exhibition
May 1 2015
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COMMENCEMENT DEADLINE
Apr 27 2015
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MEM Annual Banquet
Apr 8 2015
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Spring 2015 Graduate Professional Workshop – Leadership: Basic Skills and Competencies
Apr 8 2015
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Badges, Points and More – Engaging the Next Generation of CHEG Students
Apr 2 2015
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School of Engineering Career Fair
Apr 1 2015
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Innovation Connection – Designed Thinking
Mar 25 2015
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