Biomedical Engineering Faculty

Nicholas J. Altiero, Ph.D. University of Michigan, 1974


Computational Mechanics, Fracture Mechanics, Biomechanics.

Donald P. Gaver, Ph.D. Northwestern University, 1988

Alden J. "Doc" Laborde Chair in Biomedical Engineering
Chair, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Interfacial phenomena within the pulmonary system, Mass transport, Alternate modes of pulmonary ventilation.

Cedric F. Walker, Ph.D. Duke University, 1977

Design of neuron-prosthetic implant devices, Cerebellar stimulation, Biological effects of exposure to high intensity electric fields.

Ronald C. Anderson, Ph.D. Tulane University, 1987

Associate Professor
Biomechanics, Orthopaedic materials.

Damir Khismatullin, Ph.D. Bashkir University, 1998

Associate Professor
Computational bioengineering, Cellular biogeochemistry.

Michael Moore, Ph.D. Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 2005

Associate Professor
Tissue engineering, Biomaterials, Central nervous system regeneration.

Walter Lee Murfee, III, Ph.D. University of Virginia, 2005

Associate Professor

Microvascular biology, Cell-tissue engineering.

Yu-Ping Wang, Ph.D. Xi'an Jiaotong University, 1996

Associate Professor
Medical imaging, Bioinformatics, Genomic signal processing and Computational systems biology.

Taby Ahsan, Ph.D. University of California, San Diego, 1998

Assistant Professor
Burk-Kleinpeter Inc. Early Career Professor in Science and Engineering
Tissue engineering, Stem cell research, Mechanotransduction, Biomanufacturing.

J. Quincy Brown, Ph.D.  Louisiana Tech University, 2005

Assistant Professor
Paul H. and Donna D. Flower Early Career Professor in Engineering
Translation of optical spectroscopy and imaging tools to the clinic, for improving patient outcomes in clinical cancer care.

Kristin Miller, Ph.D.  University of Pennsylvania, 2012

Assistant Professor
Continuum Biomechanics, Growth and Remodeling, Regenerative Medicine, Orthopaedics, Women's Reproductive Health, Development.

San Aung, Ph.D. Tulane University, 1987

Senior Professor
of Practice
Engineering Materials, Prefabricated Systems.

Mic Dancisak, Ph.D. University of Minnesota, 2000

Senior Professor of Practice
Director, Center for Anatomical and Movement Science

Motor control and thermocouple to enhance performance for individuals working in extreme environments.

Lars Gilbertson, Ph.D. University of Iowa, 1993

Professor of Practice
Biomechanics, Biology.

Eiichiro Yamaguchi, Ph.D. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2005

Research Assistant Professor
Development of optical diagnostics methods, such as Particle Image Velocimetry (PIV) and Laser Induced Fluorescence (LIF), for microscale flow systems. Study of micro-fabrication techniques.

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