Our Faculty, Staff & Students

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Professor and Department Head

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


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

Jennifer Seyford
Administrative Program Support III
Phone: (860) 486-0116
E-mail: jennifer.seyford@uconn.edu

Birgit Sawstrom
Administrative Program Support II
Phone: (860) 486-1267 
E-mail: birgit.sawstrom@uconn.edu

Sowmya Ramesh
Financial Assistant I
Phone: (860) 486-7139
E-mail: sowmya.ramesh@uconn.edu

Sarah Dunnack
Administrative Program Support I
Phone: (860) 486-5838
E-mail: sarah.dunnack@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

Amini, Shahram

Shahram Amini, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor
Web Page: https://www.linkedin.com/in/shahramamini/
B.Sc. (Metallurgy and Materials Science & Engineering), Sharif University of Technology
M.Sc. (Materials Science & Engineering), Shiraz University
Ph.D. (Materials Science & Engineering), Drexel University
Postdoctoral (National Hypersonic Science Center), University of California Santa Barbara
Research Interests and Expertise:
– Hierarchical Surfaces, Coatings, Thin Films and Hybrid Surface Solutions for Medical Devices
– Materials, Measurements and Manufacturing Technologies for Extreme and Harsh Environments
– Composite Materials for Aerospace, Hypersonic, Defense, Automotive and Intelligent Building Systems