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Upcoming Events


Biomedical Events

BME Seminar with Dr. Ali Andalibi
Oct 24 2014
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Conference: Neuroscience at Storrs 2014
Nov 7 2014
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Neuroscience Program Keynote Speaker: Garret Stuber
Nov 7 2014
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Engineering Events

Katzenstein Distinguished Lecture Series, by David J Wineland by
Oct 24 2014
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MSE Seminar by Dr. Vinayak Dravid
Oct 24 2014
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Graduate Development Workshop
Oct 29 2014
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Environmental Engineering Poster Session
Oct 31 2014
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UConn Engineering 2nd Annual Industry Open House
Nov 5 2014
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Core Faculty


                         Core Faculty | Affiliated Faculty | Faculty  Emeritus

Rajeev Bansal
Professor and Department Head, Electrical and Computer Engineering

Office: ITEB 463, University of Connecticut (Storrs)
Phone: (860)486-3410
Email: rajeev@engr.uconn.edu
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Jinbo Bi
Associate Professor, Computer Science and Engineering
Office: ITEB 233, University of Connecticut (Storrs)
Phone: (860)486-1458
Email: jinbo@engr.uconn.edu
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 new-brown Kevin Brown
Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering
Office: Bronwell 206, University of Connecticut (Storrs)
Phone: (860)486-6975
Email: kevin.s.brown@uconn.edu
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Research interests: Complex biological systems, employing methodology from dynamical systems, Bayesian and nonparametric statistics, computational biology, and statistical signal processing
 New_Ki Chon Ki Chon
Professor and Department Head, Biomedical Engineering
Office: Bronwell 217C, University of Connecticut (Storrs)
Phone: (860)486-4767
Email: kchon@engr.uconn.edu
Research interests: Research in my laboratory involves medical instrumentation, mobile health diagnostics, wearable sensors, biosignal processing, modeling, simulation, and development of novel algorithms to understand dynamic processes and extract distinct features of physiological systems.
John Enderle
Professor, Biomedical Engineering
Office: Brownwell 209, University of Connecticut (Storrs)
Phone: (860)486-5521
Email: jenderle@engr.uconn.edu
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 Sharareh Sharareh Emadi
Visiting Assistant Professor and Laboratory Coordinator
Office: A.B. Bronwell 106, University of Connecticut (Storrs)
Phone: (860)486-0418
Email: sharareh.emadi@uconn.edu
Research interests: Recombinant antibody, phage display, antibody/ protein engineering, nano-biotechnology, vaccine, assay development, cell culture, differentiated cell model, protein purification, hematopoietic stem cells, electron microscopy imaging
Monty Escabi
Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Office: ITEB 339, University of Connecticut (Storrs)
Phone: (860)486-0063
Email: escabi@uchc.edu
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Krystyna Gielo-Perczak
Associate Professor in Residence
Office: Bronwell 204, University of Connecticut (Storrs)
Phone: (860)486-0370
Email: krystyna.gielo-perczak@engr.uconn.edu
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 Hoshino photo Kazunori Hoshino
Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering
Office: Bronwell 305, University of Connecticut (Storrs)
Phone: (860)486-4294
Email: hoshino@engr.uconn.edu
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Research interests: Nano/micro-electro-mechanical systems (NEMS/MEMS) based detection and analysis of cancer cells; nano and micro scale mechanical sensing and optical imaging
Bahram Javidi
Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Office:  ITEB 443, University of Connecticut (Storrs)
Phone: (860)486-2867
Email: bahram@engr.uconn.edu
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Research interests: Real-time multi-dimensional imaging, visualization, and information processing; Nanotechnology in optical sensing, imaging, visualization, and display; Biomedical optics/photonics for imaging; Imaging for visualization and identification of dynamic biological micro/nano-organisms
Mohammad Khan
Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering
Office:  ITEB 363, University of Connecticut (Storrs)
Phone: (217)721-1234
Email: maifi.khan@engr.uconn.edu
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Yusuf Khan
Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery
Office: Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Connecticut Health Center
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Email: ykhan@uchc.edu
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Associate Professor, Reconstructive Sciences
Office:  Reconstructive Sciences, University of  Connecticut Health Center
Phone: (860)679-3922
Email: lkuhn@uchc.edu
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Research interests: Biomaterials for controlled delivery of growth factors for bone regeneration. Derivation of osteoblast progenitor cells from human embryonic stem cells. Calcium phosphate-based nanoparticle delivery systems for anti-cancer therapies. Pre-clinical testing of novel imaging and anti-cancer therapies.
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Assistant Professor-in-Residence, Biomedical Engineering
Office: Bronwell 207, University of Connecticut (Storrs)
Phone: (860)486-0369
Email: dzify@engr.uconn.edu
Sangamesh G. Kumbar
Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery
Office:  Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Connecticut Health Center
Phone: (860)679-4209
Email: kumbar@uchc.edu
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Research interests: Synthesis and characterization of novel biomaterials/polymers for tissue engineering and drug delivery applications
Cato T. Laurencin
University Professor
Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery (Van Dusen Distinguished), Biomedical Engineering, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Materials Engineering

Office:  Institute for Regenerative Engineering, University of Connecticut Health Center
Phone: (860)679-4086
Email: laurencin@uchc.edu
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Yu Lei
Associate Professor, Chemical, Materials and Biomolecular Engineering
Office: UTEB 274, University of Connecticut (Storrs)
Phone: (860)486-4554
Email: ylei@engr.uconn.edu
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Research interests: Biosensor, chemical sensor, bionanotechnology, harsh environmental sensor
George Lykotrafitis
Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Office: UTEB 374, University of Connecticut (Storrs)
Phone: (860)486-2439
Email: gelyko@engr.uconn.edu
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Ion Mandoiu
Associate Professor, Computer Science and Engineering
Office: ITEB 261, University of Connecticut (Storrs)
Phone: (860)486-3784
Email: ion@engr.uconn.edu
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Lakshmi Sreedharan Nair
Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery
Office: Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Connecticut Health Center
Phone: (860)679-7190
Email: nair@uchc.edu
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mu-ping Mu-Ping Nieh
Associate Professor of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
Office: IMS, University of Connecticut Storrs
Phone: (860)486-8708
Email: mu-ping.nieh@ims.uconn.edu
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Research Interests: Design for biomaterials, theragnostic nanocarriers, self-assembly process, structure-function relationship
Syam P. Nukavarapu
Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery
Office: Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Connecticut Health Center
Phone: (860)679-4183
Email: syam@uchc.edu
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Research Interests: Biomaterials, Tissue Engineering, Advanced Structures for Bone and Osteochondral Defect Repair and Regeneration, Stem Cell Concentration Methods, Developing Clinically Relevant Tissue Engineering Strategies
 dmpierce David Pierce
Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Office: UTEB 376, University of Connecticut (Storrs)
Phone: (860)486-4109
Email: dmpierce@engr.uconn.edu
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Research interests: Theory, development and application of pragmatic computational methods for physical problems of practical importance using computational and experimental solid (bio)mechanics, finite element methods, applied mathematics, and corollary programming/software
 santaniello Sabato Santaniello
Assistant Professor
Office: Bronwell 308, University of Connecticut (Storrs)
Phone: (860)486-4701
Email: sabato@engr.uconn.edu
General Research interests: Neural Prosthetics and Rehabilitation Engineering; Computational Neuroscience
Areas of Active Research: Deep Brain Stimulation; Movement Disorders; Parkinson’s disease; Epilepsy; Automatic Seizure Onset Detection; Epileptogenic Zone Localization
 Yong-Jun Shin Yong-Jun Shin
Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering
Office: Bronwell 205, University of Connecticut (Storrs)
Phone: (860)486-7153
Email: yshin@engr.uconn.edu
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Research interests: Applying computational engineering methods (e.g., feedback control theory, adaptive signal processing, etc.) to model and understand intelligent features (e.g, adaptation, robustness, etc.) of biological systems. Validating insights/predictions gained from computational modeling by using microfluidics/bioMEMS-based experimentation
Ranjan Srivastava
Associate Professor, Chemical, Materials and Biomolecular Engineering
Office: University of Connecticut (Storrs)
Phone: (860)486-2802
Email: srivasta@engr.uconn.edu
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Mei Wei
Professor, Materials Science and Engineering
Associate Dean, School of Engineering
Office: IMS 142, University of Connecticut (Storrs)
Phone: (860)486-9253
Email: m.wei@ims.uconn.edu
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Research interests: Biomaterials for tissue repair and drug delivery, tissue engineering scaffolds, biomimetic coatings, organic and inorganic composites, magnetic nanoparticles for contrast agent and cancer treatment, biomaterial-cell interactions, and in vivo tests of biomaterials
 Wendy Vanden Berg-Foels Wendy Vanden Berg-Foels
Assistant Professor
Office: Bronwell 309, University of Connecticut (Storrs)
Phone: (860)486-1556
Email: wendyv@engr.uconn.edu
Research interests: Multi-stage growth factor delivery and endogenous stem cell recruitment for cartilage wound healing. Cartilage-subchondral bone interface regeneration. Multi-scale characterization of native and regenerated cartilage collagen networks and their interface connectivity.
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Postdoctoral Fellow, Biomedical Engineering
Office: Bronwell 210, University of Connecticut (Storrs)
Phone: (860)486-2248
Email: cxu@engr.uconn.edu
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Research interests: Light propagation in the scatter medium, Near Infrared tomography using diffused waves, photoacoustic imaging, Ultrasound imaging, clinical applications of these techniques on cancer detection and diagnosis
 Guoan Zheng_webpage Guoan Zheng
Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering
Office: Bronwell 208, University of Connecticut (Storrs)
Phone: (860)486-6973
Email: zheng@engr.uconn.edu
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Research interests: Computational imaging, high-throughput imaging/screening technologies, and miniaturized analysis systems
Quing Zhu
Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Office: ITEB 337, University of Connecticut (Storrs)
Phone: (860)486-5523
Email: zhu@engr.uconn.edu
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Research interests: Near Infrared tomography using diffused waves, photoacoustic/ultrasound imaging, Optical Coherence Tomography, clinical applications of these techniques on cancer detection and diagnosis

 

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