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Abrams , Kristina

  • Technical Associate II
Joan E. Adamo, Ph.D.

Adamo, Joan

  • Director, Regulatory Support Services, CTSI

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Interests: Regulatory Science; guidance for researchers who are planning studies regulated by the FDA

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Aggouras, Anthony

  • Lab Tech III
Ajay Anand

Anand, Ajay

  • Deputy Director, Georgen Institute of Data Science
    Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Interests: Ultrasound signal processing; Model-based parameter estimation; Novel clinical ultrasound imaging techniques; Biomedical data analytics

Hani Awad

Awad, Hani

  • Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Professor of Orthopaedics
    Center for Musculoskeletal Research

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Interests: Musculoskeletal Tissue Engineering

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Bae, Albert

  • Postdoctoral Fellow
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Baek, Kiheon

  • Postdoctoral Fellow
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Bah, Ibrahima

  • Laboratory Technician III
Tim Baran

Baran, Tim

  • Research Assistant Professor of Imaging Sciences
    Research Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

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Interests: Biomedical optics; photodynamic therapy; medical image processing

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Beane, Timothy

  • Laboratory Technician IV
Danielle Benoit

Benoit, Danielle

  • Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Director, Materials Science Program
    Center for Musculoskeletal Research and Center for Oral Biology
    Departments of Chemical Engineering, Orthopaedics, and Biomedical Genetics
    Society for Biomaterials, Special Interest Groups Representative to the Board of Directors

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Interests: Therapeutic Biomaterials

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Boff, Carla

  • Lead Administrator
Edward Brown III

Brown III, Edward

  • Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Associate Professor of Neuroscience
    James P. Wilmot Cancer Center

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Interests: Multiphoton Laser Scanning Microscopy, novel in vivo imaging and measurement techniques, tumor biology, angiogenesis

Mark Buckley

Buckley, Mark

  • Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Center for Musculoskeletal Research
    Center for Visual Science

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Interests: Viscoelasticity in soft biological tissues; Soft tissue aging, disease and repair

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Laurel H. Carney

Carney, Laurel H.

  • Marylou Ingram Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Professor of Neuroscience

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Interests: Auditory neuroscience; Neurophysiological, behavioral, and computational studies of hearing; Signal processing for hearing aids

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Chakkalakal, Joe V.

  • Associate Professor of Pharmacology and Physiology
    Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering

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Interests: Development, Regeneration, Aging, Cancer, Stem Cells

Patricia R. Batchelor Chess, M.D.

Chess, Patricia

  • Professor of Pediatrics, Neonatology; Professor of Biomedical Engineering

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Interests: Effects of strain on pulmonary epithelium

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Child, MS, Sally Z.

  • Senior Technical Associate
Regine Choe

Choe, Regine

  • Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

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Interests: Diffuse optics for in vivo cancer detection, diagnosis and therapy monitoring

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Clark, Robert

  • Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
    Provost, and Senior Vice President for Research

Interests: Dynamic systems; Measurement and control; Single-molecule mechanics; Bio-nano-manufacturing; Scaffolds for tissue engineering

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Diane Dalecki

Dalecki, Diane

  • Chair, Department of Biomedical Engineering
    Distinguished Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
    Director, Rochester Center for Biomedical Ultrasound

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Interests: Biomedical ultrasound, acoustics, lithotripsy, biological effects of ultrasound.

David Dean

Dean, David

  • Professor of Pediatrics, Neonatology; Professor of Biomedical Engineering

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Interests: Gene Therapy

Greg DeAngelis

DeAngelis, Greg

  • Professor of Brain & Cognitive Sciences, Biomedical Engineering, Neuroscience, Center for Navigation & Communication Sciences, and Center for Visual Science

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Interests: Visual neuroscience; Multi-sensory integration; Neural coding; Linking neurons to perception

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DeLouise, Lisa A.

  • Associate Professor of Dermatology;
    Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Associate Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering

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Interests: Engineering Smart Bandage Bio Nanomaterials for Healing Skin

Ian Dickerson

Dickerson, Ian

  • Associate Professor of Neuroscience
    Associate Professor of Pharmacology and Physiology

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Interests: Carbon Nanotube-Mediated Gene Transfer; Neuropeptide Signal Transduction; Protein-Protein Interactions

Ian Dickerson

Dickerson, Ian

  • Associate Professor of Neuroscience
    Associate Professor of Pharmacology and Physiology

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Interests: Carbon Nanotube-Mediated Gene Transfer; Neuropeptide Signal Transduction; Protein-Protein Interactions

Vikram S. Dogra, M.B.B.S.

Dogra, Vikram

  • Professor of Imaging Sciences; Professor of Biomedical Imaging; Professor of Urology

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Interests: Photoacoustic imaging for medical diagnosis ; Application of high resolution ultrasound for bladder tumor detection and follow-up; High intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) for hemostasis

Marvin Doyley

Doyley, Marvin

  • Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, and of Imaging Sciences (Radiology)

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Interests: Therapeutic and diagnostic imaging using optical, magnetic resonance, and ultrasound imaging

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Dworzanski, Ania

  • Graduate Program Coordinator

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Thomas H. Foster, Ph.D.

Foster, Thomas

  • Professor of Imaging Sciences; Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Professor of Physics & Astronomy; Professor of Optics

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Interests: Photodynamic Therapy of Cancer and Microbial Infections

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Ganeshan, Veena

  • Senior Laboratory Engineer
Greg T. Gdowski

Gdowski, Greg T.

  • Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Executive Director, Center for Medical Technology & Innovation

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Interests: Teaching Area — The process of commercialization of medical technologies from identifying unmet clinical needs to the design, fabrication, marketing, regulatory, and intellectual property aspects of creating medical technologies and devices

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Giacomelli , Michael

  • Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

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Interests: Multiphoton Microscopy, Surgical Imaging, Digital Pathology, Fluorescence Lifetime Imaging, 3D and molecular imaging

Angela Glading, Ph.D.

Glading, Angela

  • Assistant Professor of Pharmacology and Physiology; Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

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Interests: Role of cell-cell contact in regulating cellular function in both the normal and disease state

Sheryl M. Gracewski

Gracewski, Sheryl M.

  • Professor Emeritus, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Interests: Solid mechanics, more specifically in wave propagation and vibrations in elastic media; Bubble dynamics; Optics manufacturing and metrology

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Gronski, Nancy

  • Financial Information Analyst

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Hamza, Yasmeen

  • Postdoctoral Fellow
Denise C. Hocking, Ph.D.

Hocking, Denise

  • Professor of Pharmacology and Physiology; Professor of Biomedical Engineering

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Interests: Regulation of cell behavior by the extracellular matrix

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Jimenez, Jorge

  • Lab Tech III
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Johnson, Dean

  • Scientist

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Kingsley, Patrick

  • Staff Accountant
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Kuebel , Julie

  • Technical Associate II
Catherine K. Kuo

Kuo, Catherine K.

  • Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Associate Professor of Orthopaedics
    Center for Musculoskeletal Research
    Wilmot Cancer Center
    Genetics, Development and Stem Cells Program
    Materials Science Graduate Program

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Interests: Regenerative medicine; tissue engineering; mechanobiology; biomaterials; stem cells; developmental biology; orthopaedics

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Lalor, Edmund

  • Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Associate Professor of Neuroscience

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Interests: Human sensory neurophysiology; Brain-computer interfacing; Computational neuroscience; Neural encoding of natural sounds; Sensory processing in psychiatric and developmental disorders

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Lee, Whasil

  • Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Assistant Professor of Pharmacology and Physiology
    Center for Musculoskeletal Research

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Interests: Musculoskeletal cell mechanics, Mechanosensitive Ion channels, Knee joint tissue development, aging, disease and repair

Amy L. Lerner

Lerner, Amy L.

  • Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering
    Academic Director, Center for Medical Technology & Innovation
    Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering
    Center for Musculoskeletal Research

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Interests: Orthopaedic biomechanics, medical image-based finite element modeling, knee biomechanics, medical device design, cornea mechanics

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Li, Yiming

  • Postdoctoral Fellow
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Lipari , Bonnie

  • Senior Faculty Research Administrator
Elena Lomakina

Lomakina, Elena

  • Research Assistant Professor

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Interests: Cell Adhesion, Mechanical and thermodynamic properties of biological membranes; cellular mechanics and function of cytoskeletal proteins

Anne E. Luebke

Luebke, Anne E.

  • Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Associate Professor of Neuroscience

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Interests: Role of cochlear outer hair cells in hearing and hearing loss, at both the molecular and systems levels

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Ross Maddox

Maddox, Ross

  • Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Assistant Professor of Neuroscience

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Interests: Auditory neuroscience; Audio-visual integration; Selective attention; Development of electroencephalography paradigms for research and diagnosis

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Madejski, Greg

  • Postdoctoral Fellow
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Marple, Taimi

  • Undergraduate Program Coordinator
Stephen McAleavey

McAleavey, Stephen

  • Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
    Rochester Center for Biomedical Ultrasound

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Interests: Development of novel, clinically applicable ultrasound imaging techniques

James McGrath

McGrath, James

  • Professor of Biomedical Engineering

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Interests: Cell motility; Quantitative light microscopy

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Mereness, Jared

  • Postdoctoral Fellow
William H. Merigan, Ph.D.

Merigan, William

  • Professor of Ophthalmology
    Professor, Center for Visual Science

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Interests: Imaging the function of retinal neurons using calcium indicators; Evaluating vision restoration by optogenetics, stem cells or gene therapy

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Mireles Ramirez, Marcela

  • Postdoctoral Fellow

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Duncan T. Moore

Moore, Duncan T.

  • Rudolf and Hilda Kingslake Professor in Optical Engineering Science
    Professor of Optics
    Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Professor of Business Administration in the William E. Simon Graduate School of Business Administration

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Interests: Optical Engineering; Lens Design & Manufacturing; Gradient-Index Optics

Duncan T. Moore

Moore, Duncan T.

  • Rudolf and Hilda Kingslake Professor in Optical Engineering Science
    Professor of Optics
    Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Professor of Business Administration in the William E. Simon Graduate School of Business Administration

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Interests: Optical Engineering; Lens Design & Manufacturing; Gradient-Index Optics

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Jong-Hoon Nam

Nam, Jong-Hoon

  • Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering;
    Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering

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Interests: Biophysics of inner ear sensory cells; Cell mechanics

Maiken Nedergaard, M.D., D.M.Sc.

Nedergaard, Maiken

  • Professor of Neurosurgery, Center for Translational Neuromedicine; Professor of Neuroscience, Professor of Neurology

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Interests: The basic biology of glial cells in the CNS and the role of astrocytes in several neurological diseases, including stroke, spinal cord injury, epilepsy, tremor, and ALS. Research is aimed at defining new strategies for the treatment of neurological diseases that target astrocytic dysfunction

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Nidiffer, Aaron

  • Postdoctoral Fellow
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Nielsen, Courtney R.

  • Marketing Specialist
Ruola Ning, Ph.D.

Ning, Ruola

  • Professor of Imaging Sciences; Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering

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Interests: Research Radiology, CT Physics, Medical Imaging Systems

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Gary D. Paige, M.D., Ph.D.

Paige, Gary

  • Professor of Neuroscience; Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Professor of Neurology, Cognitive Behavioral Neurology; Professor of Ophthalmology

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Interests: Visual, vestibular, and adaptive control of spatial orientation and balance

Kevin J. Parker

Parker, Kevin J.

  • William F. May Professor of Engineering
    Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, of Biomedical Engineering, and of Imaging Sciences (Radiology)
  • Dean Emeritus, School of Engineering & Applied Sciences

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Interests: Medical Imaging; 3D and 4D Imaging; CT, MRI, and ultrasound; Multi-dimensional processing and display techniques; Doppler Imaging Techniques; Sonoelasticity; Digital Halftoning; Blue Noise Mask ; Color Halftoning

Tatiana Pasternak, Ph.D.

Pasternak, Tatiana

  • Professor of Neuroscience, Brain & Cognitive Sciences, Biomedical Engineering

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Interests: Cortical circuitry underlying memory-guided sensory decisions

Renato Perucchio

Perucchio, Renato

  • Chair, Department of Mechanical Engineering
    Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
    Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering
    Program Director, Archaeology, Technology, and Historical Structures

Interests: Computational solid and structural mechanics; Engineering practices in Classical Antiquity

Renato Perucchio

Perucchio, Renato

  • Chair, Department of Mechanical Engineering
    Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
    Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering
    Program Director, Archaeology, Technology, and Historical Structures

Interests: Computational solid and structural mechanics; Engineering practices in Classical Antiquity

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Principe, Judy

  • CMTI Program Coordinator
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Prinsloo, Kevin

  • Postdoctoral Fellow
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Proctor, Ashley

  • Laboratory Technician IV
J Edward Puzas, Ph.D.

Puzas, J. Edward

  • Professor of Orthopaedics, Center for Musculoskeletal Research; Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics; Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Professor of Environmental Medicine

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Interests: Molecular and Cellular Biology of the Skeletal System

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Raeman, Carol H.

  • Senior Technical Associate
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Ramirez, Gabriel

  • Laboratory Technician IV
Jannick Rolland

Rolland, Jannick

  • Brian J. Thompson Professor of Optical Engineering
    Professor of Optics and Biomedical Engineering
    Professor in the Center for Visual Science
  • Director, NSF/IUCRC: Center for Freeform OpticsDirector, R.E. Hopkins Center for Optical Design & Engineering

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Interests: Optical System Design; Instrumentation and System Engineering; Optical Coherence Tomography; Head Worn Displays

Deborah J. Rubens, M.D.

Rubens, Deborah

  • Professor of Imaging Sciences; Professor of Biomedical Engineering

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Interests: Ultrasound sonoelasticity; 3-dimensional imaging; Contrast agents

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Ruddy, Sandy

  • Student Programs Assistant

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Salo, Art

  • Laboratory Engineer
Michael C. Schell, Ph.D.

Schell, Michael

  • Professor of Radiation Oncology; Professor of Biomedical Engineering

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Marc H. Schieber, M.D., Ph.D.

Schieber, Marc H.

  • Professor of Neurology; Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Professor of Neuroscience, Professor of Brain/Cognitive Sciences; Professor, Center for Visual Science

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Interests: Neural Control of Individuated Finger Movements

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Schwarz, Douglas Mitchell

  • Senior Analyst/Programmer
Edward M. Schwarz, Ph.D.

Schwarz, Edward

  • Professor of Orthopaedics; Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Professor of Medicine, Allergy/Immunology and Rheumatology; Professor of Microbiology and Immunology; Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine; Professor of Urology

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Interests: Pro-inflammatory cytokine signal transduction and novel drug and gene therapies for Rheumatoid Arthritis

Scott Seidman

Seidman, Scott

  • Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Professor of Neuroscience
    Center for Visual Science

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Interests: Vestibular systems, motor learning, physiological models, multi-sensory integration

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Sharipol, Azmeer

  • Laboratory Technician II
Laura Slane

Slane, Laura

  • Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering
  • Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
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Small, Eric M.

  • Associate Professor, Department of Medicine , Aab Cardiovascular Research Institute (SMD)

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Song, Yuanhui

  • Postdoctoral Fellow
Laura Slane

Stone, Jonathan J.

  • Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery
    Assistant Professor of Neurology
    Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

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Szymula, Lauren

  • Lab Tech IV
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Szymula, Lauren

  • Laboratory Technician IV

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Vats, Kanika

  • Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Instructor, Rochester Scholars Pre-College Program

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Denham S. Ward, M.D., Ph.D.

Ward, Denham Salisbury

  • Professor Emeritus of Anesthesiology; Professor Emeritus of Biomedical Engineering

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Interests: Control of breathing

Richard E. Waugh

Waugh, Richard E.

  • Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Vice Provost for Research
    Professor of Biochemistry & Biophysics
    Professor of Pharmacology & Physiology
    Professor of Mechanical Engineering

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Interests: Cell Adhesion, Mechanical and thermodynamic properties of biological membranes; cellular mechanics and function of cytoskeletal proteins

David R. Williams

Williams, David R.

  • William G. Allyn Professor of Medical Optics
    Professor of Optics
    Professor of Brain and Cognitive Sciences
    Professor of Ophthalmology
    Professor of Biomedical Engineering
  • Director of the Center for Visual Science

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Interests: The Human Visual System; Physiological Optics

Axel Wismueller

Wismueller, Axel

  • Professor of Imaging Sciences, of Biomedical Engineering, and of Electrical and Computer Engineering

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Interests: Mathematical algorithms for computational analysis; Pattern recognition in clinical real-world applications

David Wu

Wu, J.H. David

  • Professor of Chemical Engineering; Professor of Biomedical Engineering

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Interests: Biochemical Engineering, Fermentation, Biocatalysis, Bone Marrow Tissue Engineering, Molecular Biology

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Geunyoung Yoon

Yoon, Geunyoung

  • Professor of Ophthalmology, Optics, Center for Visual science and Biomedical Engineering

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Interests: Customized vision correction using advanced optical techniques such as wavefront sensor, customized optics and laser refractive surgery

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Young , Matthew

  • Laboratory Technician III

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James M. Zavislan

Zavislan, James M.

  • Associate Professor of Optics
    Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Associate Professor of Ophthalmology
    Associate Professor, Center for Visual Science
    Associate Dean of Education and New Initiatives
    Mercer Brugler Distinguished Teaching Professor 2018-2021

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Interests: Optical Engineering; Biomedical Optical Systems

Xinping Zhang, B.Med., Ph.D.

Zhang, Xinping

  • Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedics, Center for Musculoskeletal Research

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Interests: Understanding bone tissue repair using molecular, genetic, imaging and engineering approaches

Jianhui Zhong, Ph.D.

Zhong, Jianhui

  • Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Professor of Imaging Sciences; Professor of Physics & Astronomy

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Interests: Development and medical application of magnetic resonance imaging