Section Editors

Section Board for 'B:Biology and Biomedicine' (44)

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Prof. Dr. Nam-Trung Nguyen
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Section Editor-in-Chief
Queensland Micro- and Nanotechnology Centre, Griffith University, West Creek Road, Nathan, Queensland 4111, Australia
Interests: microfluidics; nanofluidics; micro/nanomachining technologies; micro/nanoscale science; instrumentation for biomedical applications
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Dr. Tom Gaborski
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Department of Biomedical Engineering, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA
Interests: ultrathin membranes; tissue-on-a-chip; cell-substrate interactions; membrane separations
Prof. Dr. Maesoon Im
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1. Center for BioMicrosystems, Brain Science Institute, KIST (Korea Institute of Science and Technology), Seoul 02792, Republic of Korea
2. Division of Bio-Medical Science & Technology, University of Science & Technology, Seoul 02792, Republic of Korea
Interests: neural engineering with a specific focus on retinal prosthesis; MEMS/NEMS (Micro-/Nano-Electro Mechanical System); electric stimulation; retinal neurobiology; electrophysiology; visual neuroscience
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Prof. Dr. Nureddin Ashammakhi
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Center for Minimally Invasive Therapeutics (C-MIT), University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
Interests: Biomaterials; tissue engineering; 3D bioprinting and organ-on-a-chip technology, with special emphasis on translational aspects
Dr. Michele Zagnoni
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University of Strathclyde, Glasgow G1 1XW, UK
Interests: microfludics; organ-on-a-chip; in vitro models; drug screening
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Prof. Dr. John S. McCaskill
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1. CSO/President Chemelion Inc., San Francisco, CA 94104, USA
2. Honorary Fellow, European Centre for Living Technology, 30123 Venezia, Italy
Interests: microrobotics; microfluidics; NMEMS; CMOS; medical devices
Dr. Daeha Joung
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Department of Physics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23284, USA
Interests: Bioprinting; Functional Printing; Self-Folding; Biomedical Devices; NanoElectronics
Prof. Dr. Chang-Soo Lee
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Department of Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry Chungnam, National University, Daejeon, Korea
Interests: lab on a chip; biosensors; single cell analysis; high throughput screening; droplet
Dr. Sindy Tang
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Department of Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Interests: droplet-based microfluidics; single-cell studies; interfacial transport and self-assembly; bioinspired engineering and optofluidics
Prof. Dr. Kunal Mitra
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Department of Mechanical Engineering, Florida Institute of Technology Melbourne, FL 32901, USA
Interests: Biomanufacturing; Organ-on-a-chip; tissue engineering; biomedical instrumentation; laser material processing
Dr. Larysa Baraban
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Institute for Materials Science and Max Bergmann Center of Biomaterials, Dresden University of Technology, Budapesterstr. 27, 01069 Dresden, Germany; Center for Advancing Electronics Dresden, TU Dresden, 01062 Dresden, Germany
Interests: nanobiotechnology; biosensor systems; droplet-based microfludics; lab-on-chip; artificial micromachines
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Prof. Dr. Hirokazu Kaji
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Graduate School of Engineering, Graduate School of Biomedical Engineering, Tohoku University, Sendai 980-8579, Japan
Interests: micro/nanodevice; biomedical engineering/biological materials studies; nano materials/nano bioscience
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Dr. Ciprian Iliescu
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1. National Institute for Research and Development in Microtechnologies, IMT-Bucharest, Bucharest 077190, Romania
2. Academy of Romanian Scientists, Bucharest 050094, Romania
Interests: biophysics; microfluidics; micro & nanotechologies; lab-on a chip
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Prof. Dr. Seong-O Choi
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Nanotechnology Innovation Center of Kansas State (NICKS), Kansas State University, 1800 Denison Avenue, P200 Mosier Hall, Manhattan, KS 66506-5802, USA
Interests: Transdermal and intracellular drug delivery using micro- and nanotechnology; Microneedle-based vaccination; Fabrication of micro- and nano-devices for biomedical applications including electroporation microneedle arrays for gene delivery and 3-D microelectrode arrays for neural recording
Dr. Majid Ebrahimi Warkiani
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School of Biomedical Engineering, University of Technology Sydney, Sydney NSW 2007, Australia
Interests: microfluidics; organ-on-a-chip
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Prof. Dr. Ting Tsui
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Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Waterloo, 200 University Avenue West, Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1, Canada
Interests: nanoindentation; sub-micron fabrication; nanomechanics; thin film delaminations; integrate circuits; cell immobilization; morphology control of cells
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Prof. Dr. Erdogan Gulari
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Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2800, USA
Interests: microfluidic MEMS devices DNA; peptide synthesis and genetic diagnostics; micro reactors for fuel processors; environmental catalysis
Dr. Aleksander Skardal
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Department of Biomedical Engineering and The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
Interests: Bioengineering; Biofabrication; Bioprinting; Biomaterials; Tissue Engineering; Cancer; Organ-on-a-Chip; Cancer-on-a-Chip
Prof. Dr. Jeroen Lammertyn
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Department of Biosystems, Biosensors Group, KU Leuven, Willem de Croylaan 42, B-3001 Leuven, Belgium
Interests: microfluidics; DNA nanotechnology; biosensors; bio-assays; optical sensor
Prof. Dr. Horacio D. Espinosa
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Department of Mechanical Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
Interests: deformation and failure of materials; design of micro and nano-systems; microfluidics for single cell manipulation and analysis
Prof. Dr. Palaniappan Sethu
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Departments of Medicine and Biomedical Engineering, School of Engineering and School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
Interests: microfluidics; bioMEMS; tissue engineering; tissue chips; microphysiological systems
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Prof. Dr. D. Marshall Porterfield
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Department of Agricultural & Biological Engineering, Purdue University, 225 South University Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907-2093, USA
Interests: physiological sensing; scanning probe sensor technology; biosensors; bioMEMS; bionanotechnology and lab-on-a-chip systems; bioregenerative life support systems for spaceflight (cell signaling, biophysical limitations in microgravity; nutrient delivery technology)
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Prof. Dr. Dietrich Kohlheyer
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1. Institute of Bio- and Geosciences, IBG-1: Biotechnology, Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH, 52425 Jülich, Germany
2. RWHT Aachen University, Aachener Verfahrens Technik (AVT), Aachen, Germany
Interests: microfluidics; lab on a chip; microbial single-cell analysis; biotechnology; microbiology
Prof. Dr. Jeong Hoon Lee
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Electrical Engineering, Kwangwoon University, Seoul 01897, Korea
Interests: bioelectronics; sensor; nanotechnology; paper-based diagnostics (U-Pad)
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Prof. Dr. Séverine Le Gac
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MESA+ Inst. for Nanotechnology, TechMed Center, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands
Interests: microfluidics; exosomes; single cell analysis; organ-on-a-chip platforms
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Prof. Dr. Giuseppe Maruccio
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University of Salento, Piazza Tancredi, 7, 73100 Lecce LE, Italy
Interests: biosensors; microfluidics and lab-on-a-chip; Spintronics and nanomagnetism; scanning probe microscopy
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Prof. Dr. Martin Wiklund
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Department of Applied Physics, KTH—Royal Institute of Technology, SE-106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
Interests: ultrasound; lab-on-a-chip; acoustophoresis; acoustofluidics
Dr. Gulden Camci-Unal
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Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, MA, USA
Interests: biomaterials; tissue engineering; cardiovascular diseases; biomineralization; wound healing; additive manufacturing; point of care diagnostics
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Dr. Dario Carugo
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Faculty of Engineering and the Environment, University of Southampton, Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK
Interests: bio-microfluidics; biomedical microdevices; acoustofluidics; drug delivery; biomedical ultrasound; ultrasound bio-effects; nano- & micro-particles; interventional medicine; physiological models
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Prof. Dr. James F. Rusling
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Department of Chemistry, U-60 and Department of Surgery and Neag Cancer Center (Health Center) 55 N. Eagleville Rd., University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269-3060, USA
Interests: biomedical diagostics, bioelectrochemistry; bioanalytical chemistry; biosensors and arrays; genotoxicity analysia; electrochemical catalysis; computer data analysis, automation
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Prof. Dr. Hyun Chul Yoon
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Department of Applied Chemistry & Biological Engineering, Ajou University, Suwon 16499, Korea
Interests: biosensors; biochip; lab on a chip; nanobiotechnology
Prof. Dr. Rui Lima
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Mechanical Engineering Department, Minho University, Campus de Azurém, 4800-058, Guimarães, Portugal
Interests: microfluidics; nanofluidics; biomicrofluidics; biofluids; biomedical microdevices; biofabrication; cell mechanics
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Dr. Francis Lin
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Department of Physics and Astronomy & Immunology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
Interests: microfluidic devices; cell migration; biomedical diagnostic assays; organ-on-chip models
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Prof. Dr. Mark Cronin-Golomb
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Biomedical Engineering, Tufts University, 4 Colby Street, Medford, MA 02155, USA
Interests: optical tweezers; biomaterials; nonlinear optics; scanning probe microscopy
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Prof. Dr. Doron Gerber
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Faculty of Life Sciences, Nanotechnology Institute, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan 5290002, Israel
Interests: lab on a chip; microfluidics; large scale integration; microfluidic proteomic applications; personalized microfluidic diagnostics; organ on a chip
Dr. Joshua A. Jackman
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School of Chemical Engineering, Sungkyunkwan University, Suwon, Korea
Interests: biosensors; interfacial science; biophysics; translational medicine; biotechnology
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Prof. Dr. Da-Jeng Yao
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1. Department of Power Mechanical Engineering, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
2. Institute of NanoEngineering and MicroSystems, National Tsing Hua University,Taiwan
3. Department of Engineering and System Science, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
Interests: digital Microfluidics; intelligent gas sensing system; In Vitro fertilization on a chip, and Tera Hertz system and its applications
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Prof. Dr. Je-Kyun Park
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Department of Bio and Brain Engineering, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), 291 Daehak-ro, Yuseong-gu, Daejeon 34141, Korea
Interests: microfluidics; lab-on-a-chip; tissue/organ-function chip; biosensor; 3D bio-printing
Dr. Yi Zhang
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School of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, College of Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Interests: micro/nanomedicine; microfluidics; diagnostics; biosensing; nanomaterials
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Prof. Dr. Fan-Gang Tseng
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Prof. Dr. Ian Papautsky
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Richard and Loan Hill Department of Bioengineering, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
Interests: microfluidics; lab-on-a-chip; electrochemical sensors; biosensors; point-of-care diagnostics; biomedical microsystems; polymer microfabrication
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Prof. Dr. Stéphane Marinesco
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Centre de Recherche en Neurosciences de Lyon Inserm, France
Interests: biosensor; electrochemistry; brain; neuroscience; enzyme; microelectrode; amperometry
Dr. Richard Trohman
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Division of Cardiology, Rush University Medical Center, 1653 West Congress Parkway, Suite 301 Kellogg Chicago, IL 60612-3833, USA
Interests: catheter ablation (simple and complex); new modalities for catheter ablation (including laser balloon techniques); cardiac pacing; cardiac resynchronization therapy (including His bundle pacing and left septal pacing); implantable defibrillators; antiarrhythmic drugs
Dr. Yu-suke Torisawa
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1 Hakubi Center for Advanced Research, Kyoto University, Kyoto 615-8540, Japan
2 Department of Micro Engineering, Kyoto University, Kyoto 615-8540, Japan
Interests: microfluidics; tissue engineering; biomimetics; mechanobiology; stem cells and niches
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