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The Bioengineering Seminar Series: Spring 2012

You can find all of these seminars, as well as others of potential interest, on our events calendar.

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Date
Speaker
Host
January 27 No Seminar. Muro
February 3 In Vivo Optical Imaging and its Application for Brain Research
Vassiliy Tsytsarev
Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Abstract »
Chen
February 10 Novel Algorithmic Frameworks for Protein Conformational Search
Amarda Shehu
Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Science
George Mason University
Abstract »
Matysiak
February 17 Moving Synthetic Biology Forward: Engineering Biomaterials to Control Synthetic Gene Networks in 3D
Tara L. Deans
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Johns Hopkins University
Abstract »
Aranda
February 24 DNA-Based Vehicles for Delivery of Functional Nucleic Acids and Proteins
Harry Bermudez
Department of Polymer Science and Engineering
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Abstract »
Aranda
March 2 Targeting Biotherapeutics in the Vascular System
Vladimir Muzykantov
Professor of Pharmacology
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Abstract »
Muro
March 5 SPECIAL SEMINAR
Please note day, time and location.

Monday, March 5, 2012
2:00 p.m.
Pepco Room, Jeong H. Kim Engineering Building


Adventures in Orthopaedic Biomechanics: Ligament Viscoelasticity and In Vivo Sensing of Fracture Healing Christian Puttlitz
Monfort Professor
Director, Orthopaedic Bioengineering Research Lab
Associate Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
Associate Professor, School of Biomedical Engineering
Associate Professor, Department of Clinical Sciences
Colorado State University
Abstract »
Hsieh
March 16 Effects of Vertebroplasty on Adjacent Intervertebral Discs and Vertebrae in Osteopenic Spines
Srinidhi Nagaraja
FDA
Center for Devices and Radiological Health
Office of Science and Engineering Laboratories
Abstract »
Kofinas
March 23 Spring Break—No Seminar  
March 30 Imaging Tumor Microenvironment, Redox State, and Metastatic Potential
Lin Li
Assistant Professor
Radiology/Biochemistry and Biophysics
University of Pennsylvania
Abstract »
Chen
April 6 Simulating Unfolding and Aggregation of Proteins
Payel Das
Research Staff Scientist
Computational Biology Center
IBM
Abstract »
Matysiak
April 13 Commercialization of Live Cell Products: Failures and Successes
Chris Gemmiti
Director, Oral Regeneration
Organogenesis Inc.
Abstract »
Fisher
April 20 Preclinical Test Methods for Creep & Degradation of Absorbable Implants
Maureen L. Dreher
Biomedical Engineer
FDA
Center for Devices and Radiological Health, OSEL/DSFM
Abstract »
Kofinas
April 27 CANCELED: Electron Paramagnetic Resonance (EPR) Imaging of Brain Oxygen: Applications for Stroke
Gerald M. Rosen
Isaac E. Emerson Professor
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
University of Maryland School of Pharmacy
Abstract »
Muro
May 4 Development of Clinically Feasible Nanoconstructs: the Role of Quantitative PET Imaging
Mikhail Papisov
Assistant Professor of Radiology
Massachusetts General Hospital
Abstract »
Muro
May 11 Development of a High Throughput Bioengineered Skeletal Muscle Array
Eva Chin
Associate Professor
Department of Kinesiology
University of Maryland, College Park
Abstract »
Payne
May 18 CANCELED: High-throughput Technologies for Accelerating Basic and Therapeutic Discoveries
Fatih Yanik
Associate Professor
Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
MIT
Abstract »
White