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Michael R. Ladisch

Michael Ladisch

Distinguished Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Distinguished Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering


Phone: +1 765 494-7022
Fax: +1 765 496-1115

Purdue University
Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering
500 Central Drive
West Lafayette, Indiana 47907-2022

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  • BS, Chemical Engineering, Drexel University, 1973
  • MSChE, Purdue University, 1974
  • PhD, Chemical Engineering, Purdue University, 1977

Research Interests

  • Properties of proteins and living organisms at surfaces
  • Rapid prototyping of microfluidic biosensors
  • Bioseparations
  • Transformation of renewable resources into bioproducts