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Hani Awad

Awad, Hani

  • Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Professor of Orthopaedics

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Interests: Musculoskeletal Tissue Engineering

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Danielle Benoit

Benoit, Danielle

  • Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering
    Center for Musculoskeletal Research
    UR Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Institute

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Interests: Therapeutic Biomaterials

Edward Brown III

Brown III, Edward

  • Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    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

  • Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

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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.

  • Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Professor of Neurobiology and Anatomy
    Center for Navigation and Communication Sciences

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

Regine Choe

Choe, Regine

  • Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering

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

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Diane Dalecki

Dalecki, Diane

  • Chair, Department of Biomedical Engineering
    Distinguished Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    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.

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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

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Catherine K. Kuo

Kuo, Catherine K.

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

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Interests: Tissue engineering ; Orthopaedics; Stem cells; Developmental biology ; Mechanobiology ; Biomaterials

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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

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

Anne E. Luebke

Luebke, Anne E.

  • Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Associate Professor of Neurobiology and Anatomy

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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

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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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

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Scott Seidman

Seidman, Scott

  • Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Associate Professor of Neurobiology and Anatomy
    Center for Visual Science

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

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Vats, Kanika

  • Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

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Richard E. Waugh

Waugh, Richard E.

  • Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Professor of Biochemistry & Biophysics; Professor of Pharmacology & Physiology

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