Faculty by Research Area

For all that has been done, the future holds even greater promise. Working at the interface between biology and engineering, the faculty, staff, and students at the Weldon School are leading the way and pursuing creative solutions to the most difficult problems in medicine. This research integrates molecular and cellular principles with engineering science so that optimum solutions can be found, tested, and implemented — often through innovative partnerships with industry. These interdisciplinary and inter-institutional collaborations are critical to advancing healthcare and improving the lives of patients.

Research at the Weldon School is focused in four Areas of Excellence. Faculty working in these areas are listed on the following pages:

The research performed at the Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering is not only transformational for healthcare worldwide, but also for the school itself. Our faculty provide world-class expertise and expand the depth and breadth of research as well as education at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Please follow links to faculty members' web pages for more detailed information.

 

Computational Biomedicine

Robert L. Bacallao
Professor of Medicine, IUSOM
Edward Bartlett
Professor of Biological Sciences and Biomedical Engineering
Amy Brewster
Associate Professor of Neuroscience and Biomedical Engineering
Andrew Brightman
Professor of Engineering Practice
Doug Brubaker
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Maria Dadarlat
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Joaquín Goñi
Assistant Professor of Industrial Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
Leopold (Leo) Green
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Robert E. Hannemann
Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Chemical Engineering
Tamara Kinzer-Ursem
Interim Associate Head for Academic Programs
Marta E. Gross Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Nan Kong
Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Elsje Pienaar
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Terry Powley
Professor of Psychological Sciences and Biomedical Engineering
Jenna L. Rickus
Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
Chandan Sen
Professor of Biomedical Engineering
David M. Umulis
Dane A. Miller Head of Biomedical Engineering
Xiaoqian (Joy) Wang
Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Matthew Ward
Research Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

 

Engineered Biomaterials and Biomechanics

Nathan Alves
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Adrian Buganza Tepole
Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
Deva Chan
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Jean Chmielewski
Alice Watson Kramer Distinguished Professor of Chemistry and Biomedical Engineering
Meng Deng
Associate Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
Hector Gomez
Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
Bumsoo Han
Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
Sherry L. Harbin
Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Basic Medical Sciences
Taeyoon Kim
Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Klod Kokini
Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
Dianne Little
Associate Professor of Basic Medical Sciences and Biomedical Engineering
Julie C. Liu
Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
Russell Main
Associate Professor of Basic Medical Sciences and Biomedical Engineering
Georgia Malandraki
Associate Professor of Speech, Language & Hearing Sciences and Biomedical Engineering
Eric Nauman
Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
Kinam Park
Showalter Distinguished Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Pharmacy
Vitaliy L. Rayz
Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Preeti M. Sivasankar
Professor of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences and Biomedical Engineering
Luis Solorio
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Lia A. Stanciu-Gregory
Professor of Materials Science and Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
Ramaswamy Subramanian
Director, Bindley Center for Bioscience
David H. Thompson
Professor of Chemistry and Biomedical Engineering
Pavlos Vlachos
Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
Yi Xuan
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Yoon Yeo
Professor of Industrial and Physical Pharmacy and Biomedical Engineering

 

Imaging

Hari Bharadwaj
Assistant Professor of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences and Biomedical Engineering
Charles A. Bouman
Showalter Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
Deva Chan
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Shelley Claridge
Associate Professor of Chemistry and Biomedical Engineering
Eugenio Culurciello
Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Edward J. Delp
Charles William Harrison Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
Uzay Emir
Assistant Professor of Health Sciences and Biomedical Engineering
Craig Goergen
Leslie A. Geddes Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Fang Huang
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Young L. Kim
Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Joseph Rispoli
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Yunjie Tong
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Juan Wachs
Professor of Industrial Engineering and Biomedical Engineering

 

Instrumentation

Bradley Duerstock
Professor of Engineering Practice
Michael G. Heinz
Professor of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences and Biomedical Engineering
Krishna Jayant
Assistant Professor Biomedical Engineering
Michael R. Ladisch
Distinguished Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
Chi Hwan Lee
Leslie A. Geddes Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Hyowon (Hugh) Lee
Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Jacqueline Linnes
Marta E. Gross Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Ramses Martinez
Assistant Professor of Industrial Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
J. Paul Robinson
SVM Professor of Basic Medical Sciences and Biomedical Engineering
Natalia Rodriguez
Assistant Professor of Public Health
Anne Sereno
Professor of Psychological Sciences and Biomedical Engineering
Riyi Shi
Mari Hulman George Endowed Professor of Applied Neuroscience and Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Mohit Verma
Assistant Professor of Agricultural & Biological and Biomedical Engineering
George R. Wodicka
Vincent P. Reilly Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Babak Ziaie
Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Biomedical Engineering