2007 Purdue–Silicon Valley Symposia

Light Scattering for Rapid, Label-Free Identification of Bacterial Colonies

Dan Hirleman

William E. and Florence E. Perry Head of Mechanical Engineering
Purdue University

Dan Hirleman is Purdue University’s William E. and Florence E. Perry Head of Mechanical Engineering. Prior to joining Purdue in 1999 he was on the faculty of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and of Electrical Engineering at Arizona State University. His research is in the area of optical measurement techniques, including surface characterization and sensors for semiconductor manufacturing, particle and flow diagnostics, chem/bio hazard detection and food safety, and design for inspectability.