Skip navigation

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.

 

Engineered Biomaterials and Biomechanics

Adrian Buganza Tepole
Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 494-4719
Sarah Calve
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
(765) 496-1768
Jean Chmielewski
Alice Watson Kramer Distinguished Professor of Chemistry and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 494-0135
Meng Deng
Assistant Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 494-1190
Hector Gomez
Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 496-9255
Bumsoo Han
Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 494-5626
Sherry L. Harbin
Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Basic Medical Sciences
(765) 496-6128
Taeyoon Kim
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
(765) 494-4797
Klod Kokini
Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 494-5727
Dianne Little
Assistant Professor of Basic Medical Sciences and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 494-9307
Julie C. Liu
Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 494-1935
Russell Main
Associate Professor of Basic Medical Sciences and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 494-0898
Eric Nauman
Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 494-8602
Kinam Park
Showalter Distinguished Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Pharmacy
(765) 494-7759
Preeti M. Sivasankar
Professor of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 496-6628
Luis Solorio
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
(765) 496-1956
Lia A. Stanciu-Gregory
Professor of Materials Science and Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 496-3552
David H. Thompson
Professor of Chemistry and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 494-0386
Pavlos Vlachos
Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
Yoon Yeo
Professor of Industrial and Physical Pharmacy and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 496-9608

 

Imaging

Hari Bharadwaj
Assistant Professor of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 496-2249
Charles A. Bouman
Showalter Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 494-0340
Shelley Claridge
Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 494-6070
Eugenio Culurciello
Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
(765) 496-7517
Edward J. Delp
Charles William Harrison Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 494-1740
Uzay Emir
Assistant Professor of Health Sciences and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 496-0514
Craig Goergen
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
(765) 494-1517
Fang Huang
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
(765) 494-6216
Young L. Kim
Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
(765) 496-2445
Zhongming Liu
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering
(765) 496-1872
Vitaliy L. Rayz
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
(765) 494-0159
Joseph Rispoli
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
(765) 494-6178
Thomas M. Talavage
Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 494-5475
Yunjie Tong
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
(765) 494-0198

 

Instrumentation

Bradley Duerstock
Associate Professor of Engineering Practice
(765) 496-2364
Michael G. Heinz
Professor of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 496-6627
Pedro Irazoqui
Interim Head, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Reilly Professor of Biomedical Engineering
(765) 586-3360
Krishna Jayant
Assistant Professor Biomedical Engineering
(765) 496-0476
Michael R. Ladisch
Distinguished Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 494-7022
Chi Hwan Lee
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering
(765) 494-6212
Hyowon (Hugh) Lee
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
(765) 496-2444
Jacqueline Linnes
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
(765) 496-1012
Ramses Martinez
Assistant Professor of Industrial Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 496-0399
J. Paul Robinson
SVM Professor of Basic Medical Sciences and Biomedical Engineering
Anne Sereno
Professor of Psychological Sciences and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 494-6930
Riyi Shi
Professor of Basic Medical Sciences and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 496-3018
George R. Wodicka
Dane A. Miller Head of Biomedical Engineering
Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering
(765) 494-2998
Babak Ziaie
Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 494-0725

 

Quantitative Cellular and Systems Engineering

Edward Bartlett
Associate Professor of Biological Sciences and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 496-1425
Amy Brewster
Assistant Professor of Neuroscience and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 494-5075
Andrew Brightman
Assistant Head of Biomedical Engineering
Associate Professor of Engineering Practice
(765) 496-3537
Joaquín Goñi
Assistant Professor of Industrial Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 494-7198
Paul Griffin
Professor of Industrial Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 496-7395
Robert E. Hannemann
Visiting Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Chemical Engineering
(765) 494-4079
Tamara Kinzer-Ursem
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
(765) 494-7330
Nan Kong
Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
(765) 496-2467
Elsje Pienaar
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Terry Powley
Professor of Psychological Sciences and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 494-6269
Jenna L. Rickus
Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 494-1197
David Umulis
Associate Head for Research, Biomedical Engineering
Associate Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
(765) 494-1223
Matthew Ward
Research Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
(765) 494-8181