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The Bioengineering Seminar Series

Spring 2014

Date
Speaker
Host
January 27 SPECIAL SEMINAR
Please note day, time and location.

Monday, January 27
11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Pepco Room (Room 1105), Jeong H. Kim Engineering Building

New Messages from Radio Frequency: Medical Imaging from an Engineering Perspective
Chunqi Qian
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
National Institutes of Health
Abstract »
White(link sends e-mail)
February 3 SPECIAL SEMINAR
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Monday, February 3
9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.
Pepco Room (Room 1105), Jeong H. Kim Engineering Building

A New Paradigm for Cell Migration in Confined Microenvironments
Kimberly Stroka
Postdoctoral Fellow
The Johns Hopkins University
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Institute for NanoBioTechnology
Physical Sciences-Oncology Center
Abstract »
 
February 7 Cellular Mechanobiology in 4-D – The Role of Space-Time in Intervertebral Disc and Stem Cells
Adam Hsieh
Associate Professor and Associate Chair
Director of Undergraduate Studies
Fischell Department of Bioengineering
University of Maryland
and
Adjunct Associate Professor
Department of Orthopaedics
University of Maryland, Baltimore
Abstract »
White(link sends e-mail)
February 10 SPECIAL SEMINAR
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Monday, February 10
9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.
Pepco Room (Room 1105), Jeong H. Kim Engineering Building

Biomechanical Imaging with Brillouin Microscopy
Giuliano Scarcelli
Harvard Medical School and Wellman Center for Photomedicine
Massachusetts General Hospital
Abstract »
Hsieh(link sends e-mail)
February 14 Targeted Cellular Delivery of Quantum Dots for Biosensing and Related Applications
Igor Medintz
Center for Bio/Molecular Science and Engineering
Naval Research Laboratory
Abstract »
White(link sends e-mail)
February 21 Isolation and Enrichment of Rare Cell Populations Based On Their Dielectrophoretic Signature
Rafael Davalos
Associate Professor and College of Engineering Faculty Fellow
Wake Forest University School of Biomedical Engineering and Sciences

Virginia Tech
Abstract »
Jewell(link sends e-mail)
February 26 SPECIAL SEMINAR
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Wednesday, February 26
9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.
Pepco Room (Room 1105), Jeong H. Kim Engineering Building

Short-Lag Spatial Coherence Beamforming of Ultrasound and Photoacoustic Images
Muyinatu A. Lediju Bell
Engineering Research Center for Computer-Integrated Surgical Systems and Technology
Johns Hopkins University
Abstract »
BGSS
February 28 Students' Choice Seminar
Designing Injectable Biomaterials for Stem Cell Transplantation
Sarah Heilshorn
Assistant Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Stanford University
Abstract »
White(link sends e-mail)
March 7
Steve Jay
Assistant Professor
Fischell Department of Bioengineering
University of Maryland
 
March 10 SPECIAL SEMINAR
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Monday, March 10
9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.
Pepco Room (Room 1105), Jeong H. Kim Engineering Building

Enabling 3D Microenvironments For Bone Marrow Bioengineering
Jungwoo Lee
Center for Engineering in Medicine
Massachusetts General Hospital
Harvard Medical School
Abstract »
 
March 14 Nanotechnologies for Intracellular Delivery of Cardiovascular Biotherapies
Craig Duvall
Assistant Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Vanderbilt University
Abstract »
Jay(link sends e-mail)
March 21 Spring Break–No Seminar  
March 28

Thermodynamic and Kinetic Origins of Alzheimer's and Related Diseases: a Chemical Engineer's Perspective
Carol Hall
Camille Dreyfus Distinguished University Professor
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
North Carolina State University
Abstract »

Matysiak(link sends e-mail)
April 4 Biological Engineering in Plants for Fun and Profit
Edward Eisenstein
Associate Professor
Fischell Department of Bioengineering
Institute for Bioscience and Biosystems Research
University of Maryland
White(link sends e-mail)
April 11 Distinguished Guest Seminar
Phage Panning, Peptides and Polymers: From ligand identification to in vivo applications for drug delivery 
Suzie Hwang Pun
Robert J. Rushmer Associate Professor of Bioengineering
Adjunct Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering
University of Washington
Abstract »
Jewell(link sends e-mail)
April 18 TBA
Jenny Lock
Naval Research Laboratory
White(link sends e-mail)
April 25 Engineering Vascularized Tissues
Eric Brey
Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Illinois Institute of Technology
Abstract »
Fisher(link sends e-mail)
May 2 Receptor-mediated Endocytosis: from Biology to Drug Delivery and Back
Silvia Muro
Associate Professor
Fischell Department of Bioengineering
Institute for Bioscience and Biosystems Research
University of Maryland
White(link sends e-mail)
May 8 SPECIAL SEMINAR:
Qualcomm Microsystems Seminar Series


Please note day, time and location.

Thursday, May 8th, 2014
4:00 p.m.
Room 1146 A.V. Williams Building


Biological Information Processing and Biomedical Intervention through Microfluidic Technologies
Abraham Lee
Professor and Chair
Department of Biomedical Engineering
University of California, Irvine
Abstract »(link is external)
White(link sends e-mail)
May 9 Bioengineered Polymeric Particles for Gene Therapy and for Immunotherapy
Jordan Green
Assistant Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Johns Hopkins University
Jewell(link sends e-mail)