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Professor Babak Ziaie

Professor Babak Ziaie


Director of ZBML



Office: BRK 2023
 
Birck Nanotechnology Center
1205 W. State St.
West Lafayette, IN 47907
bziaie@purdue.edu
765.494.0725

Ziaie group photo, Summer 2013
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Graduate Students

Zach Hughes
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Zach Hughes received the B.S. degree in electrical engineering from University of Texas at Arlington in 2013. He is currently pursuing a Masters degree in electrical engineering at Purdue. His current research interest at ZBML is in low-cost wireless sensors and Zinc-Oxide-based sensors. [Full Profile]

Hongjie Jiang
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Hongjie Jiang joined the group in Fall 2013. He holds a BS and MS degree in electrical engineering from China and is currently pursuing a PhD in Purdue University. He is currently working on chemomechanical sensors for biomedical applications.

Albert Kim
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Albert Kim received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in eletrical and computer engineering from Purdue University and is currently pursuing his Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering. His research interests include design and fabrication of implantable devices for energy harvesting from acoustic waves.

Justin Kim

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Junyoung Justin Kim received his B. S. degree in computer science from Purdue University in 2013. He is currently working as research assistant. His research interest is on biomedical computer vision and Bio-MEMS field.

Seung Seob Lee
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Seung Seob Lee received his B.S. degree in eletrical engineering from Purdue University in 2010 and is currently pursuing his direct Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering at Purdue University. His research interests lie in the Bio-MEMS field, specifically in developing an implantable device.

Manuel Ochoa
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Manuel Ochoa joined the group in Fall 2009. He holds a BS in electrical engineering from Caltech and a MSECE from Purdue. He is currently working on integrating common materials (e.g. paper, tape, yeast, silver) to develop low-cost multi-functional microsystems for transdermal drug delivery and dermal wound healing. [Publications]

Jun Hyeong Park
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Jun Hyeong Park received his B.S. degree in eletrical engineering from Purdue University in 2009 and is currently pursuing his direct Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering at Purdue University. His research interests include chemomechanical sensors and actuators using hydrogel for biomedical applications. [Publications]

Tejasvi Parupudi
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Tejasvi Parupudi joined the group in 2013 to pursue a PhD. His current work includes low-cost flexible electrochemical sensors for biomedical applications.

Rahim Rahimi
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Rahim Rahimi joined the group in 2012 to pursue a PhD. His research interests include the development of low-cost electrochemical sensors and flexible soft actuators for wound healing applications.

Seung Hyn Song
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Seung Hyun Song received the B.S. degree in electrical engineering from the Iowa State University in 2009. He is currently working toward the Ph.D. degree in electrical and computer engineering at Purdue University. His current research interests include implantable MEMS devices utilizing various powering schemes for biomedical applications.

Chang Keun Yoon
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Chang Keun Yoon received his B.S. degree in electrical engineering from Purdue University in 2011. He is currently pursuing a direct Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering at Purdue University. His research interest is on Bio-MEMS applications with energy harvesting circuit. [Publications]

Wuyang Yu
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Wuyang Yu received his B.S. degree in Microelectronics from Tsinghua University, China in 2012 and is currently pursuing a direct Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering at Purdue University. He is working on microdevices based on a paper platform.

Tianshuo (Tony) Zhang
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Tianshuo Zhang received his dual B.S. degree in electrical engineering and applied physics from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in 2013. He is currently pursuing a direct PhD in electrical engineering at Purdue University. His research focus is on implantable magnetic tracking systems for biomedical applications.

Jiawei Zhou
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Jiawei Zhou received his bachelor degree in electrical engineering from Huazhong Univ. of Science and Technology in 2013. He is currently pursuing a direct Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering at Purdue University. His current research interest are Bio-MEMS applications with polymer materials.


Current Undergraduate Students

Lior Ben-Yehoshua

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Lior Ben-Yehoshua joined the group in 2012. He [will] receive a BS in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University. His research interests lie in the Bio-MEMS field as well as in micro-devices for biomedical applications.

Yiran Gu

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Pranav Laxmanan

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Tian Lin (Mark) Tan

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Alumni

Alumnus Name Graduate Institution Degree Year Current Position
Dr. Girish Chitnis email icon Purdue University PhD 2013 Postdoctoral Associate at MIT
Dr. Charilaos Mousoulis email icon Purdue University PhD 2011 Postdoctoral Research Associate at Purdue University
Dr. Pinghung Wei Purdue University PhD 2010 Process Development Engineer at MC10
Dr. Zhenwen Ding Purdue University PhD 2010 Conductor Etch Process Engineer at Applied Materials Inc.
Dr. Teimour Maleki email icon Purdue University PhD 2010 Research Staff at Bruker AXS
Dr. Amani Salim email icon Purdue University PhD 2009 Postdoctoral Research Assistant at Purdue University
Dr. Ming-Fang Wang Purdue University PhD 2007 Researcher at Industrial Technology Research Institute
Dr. Hyunjoong Kim Purdue University PhD 2007 Senior Process Engineer at Applied Materials Inc.
Dr. Chulwoo Son Purdue University PhD 2007 PTD Senior Process Engineer at Intel
Dr. Jayant Parthasarathy University of Minnesota PhD 2006 Director of Innovation and R&D at UnitedHealth Group
Dr. Woohyek Choi University of Minnesota PhD 2006 Samsung Corporation
Dr. Tingrui Pan University of Minnesota PhD 2005 Faculty at UC Davis
Dr. Ming Lei University of Minnesota PhD 2005 Engineer at Intel
Dr. Shramik Sengupta University of Minnesota PhD 2005 Assistant Professor at University of Missouri
Mr. Marcus Brown Purdue University MS 2013 System Engineer at Nanosphere
Mr. Benjamin Fogle Purdue University MS 2009 National Security Agency
Ms. Jamie Wang Purdue University MS 2008 Motorola
Ms. Eleanor Kai University of Minnesota MS 2004 Intel
Mr. Joe Guimont University of Minnesota MS 2004 Memory Design Engineer at Honeywell International


Previous Undergraduate Students

Mr. Adam Karcz Fall 2013
Mr. Shashik Banda Summer 2013
Ms. Tiffany Huang Summer 2013
Mr. Timothy Scheidler Summer 2012 & Summer 2013
Mr. Renju Liu Summer 2012
Mr. Zheyang Zhu Summer 2012
Ms. Swetha Chandrasekar Summer 2011