Nano-Biosystems and Nano-Medicine

Marc AucoinMarc Aucoin

Professor, Chemical Engineering

Research interests: synthetic biology; virus based systems as novel nanobiomaterials; complex biologies

Melanie CampbellMelanie Campbell

Professor, Physics and Astronomy

Research interests: optical properties of the eye; refractive properties of the crystalline confocal laser scanning; macroscopy​

 

Pu ChenPu Chen

Professor, Chemical Engineering

Research interests: targeted drug and gene delivery; interfacial engineering; bio-medical engineering; polymer synthesis

Marianna FoldvariMarianna Foldvari

Professor, School of Pharmacy

Research interests: bio-nanotechnology - novel strategies for improved transdermal delivery systems

 

Moira GlerumMoira Glerum

Professor, Biology

Research interests: mitochondrial biogenesis and myopathies; microfluidics, assembly of cytochrome oxidase

Frank GuFrank Gu

Professor, Chemical Engineering

Research interests: nanoparticles in medicine; therapeautic applications; targeted drug delivery

John HonekJohn Honek

Professor, Chemistry

Research interests: mechanistic enzymology; recombinant DNA and biophysical methods; medicinal chemistry and molecular modeling

Zoya LeonenkoZoya Leonenko

Professor, Physics and Astronomy, and Biology

Research interests: biophysics of lipids and lipid protein interactions; application of lipid films in biomedical nanotechnology

 

Peter LevinePeter Levine

Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering

​Research interests: bioelectronic systems laboratory; CMOS biochips for biomolecular and cellular assays; biodiagnostic devices for single molecule detection

Juewen LiuJuewen Liu

Professor, Chemistry

Research interests: targeted drug delivery; nanomedicine; bio-inspired self-assembly

 

Vivek MaheshwariVivek Maheshwari

Professor, Chemistry

Research interests: nanoparticle based thin film sensors; nanocomposite films; materials and tools for bio-nano devices, systems

Elizabeth MeieringElizabeth Meiering

Professor, Chemistry

Research interests: protein folding, dynamics, function, engineering and design

 

Roderick SlavcevRoderick Slavcev

Professor, School of Pharmacy

Research interests: novel bacteriophage nanomedicines for the development of novel vaccines; pharmaceuticals and gene delivery systems

Michael TamMichael Tam

Professor, Chemical Engineering

Research interests: nano-structured systems for drug delivery; polymer-surfactant interactions; associative polymers for friendly coatings; magnetic nanoparticles for novel separation processes

 

Shirley TangShirley Tang

Professor, Chemistry

Research interests: nanomaterials and devices for biology and medicine; bio-molecule assisted nanomaterial self-assembly

Shawn WettigShawn Wettig

Professor, School of Pharmacy

Research interests: biophysical chemistry and nanotechnology; self-assembly for drug delivery applications and gene therapy

Evelyn YimEvelyn Yim

Professor, Chemical Engineering

Research interests: biomaterials-regulation of stem cells, nanotopography-cell interactions, tissue engineering applications

Alfred YuAlfred Yu

Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering

Research interests: nanodroplets and nanoparticles as agents for ultrasound imaging contrast enhancement and drug carriers for therapeutic ultrasound