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18 Sep 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Michelle Oyen
Michelle L. Oyen is a Reader in Bioengineering in the Mechanics and Materials Division and the Bioengineering research group in the Cambridge University Engineering Department. She holds a B.S....
[Illinois] Indentation: a simple and robust method to characterize poroelasticity of gels
18 Sep 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Yuhang Hu
Dr. Yuhang Hu is currently a postdoctoral fellow in Wyss Institute of Bioinspired Engineering and School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at Harvard working with Professor Joanna Aizenberg....
[Illinois] Mechanics of bone
18 Sep 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Iwona Jasiuk
Iwona Jasiuk received her Ph.D. (Theoretical and Applied Mechanics) in 1986 from Northwestern University. She is a professor in the Department of Mechanical Science and Engineering and a...
[Illinois] Nanoindentation Workshop 2015
18 Sep 2015 | Workshops | Contributor(s): George Pharr, Michelle Oyen, Richard Chadwick, Virginia Ferguson, Hadi Nia, Nahil Sobh, Derrick Kearney, Kathy Walsh, Emad Moeendarbary, Iwona Jasiuk, Yuhang Hu, Joseph Jakes
For Workshop report and recommendations, click here. Characterizing the mechanical properties of materials using indentation has been around for centuries. It has recently emerged as the technique...
[Illinois] Nanomechanics of adherent cells
18 Sep 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Richard Chadwick
Dr. Chadwick received B.S. and M.S. degrees from Cornell University. He received his Ph.D. from Stanford University in 1971, where he studied light scattering phenomena in blood. Dr. Chadwick...
[Illinois] Nanomechanics of nonadherent cells
[Illinois] Probing the Mechanical Properties of Materials at Small Scales with Nanoindentation
18 Sep 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): George Pharr
George M. Pharr received his BS in Mechanical Engineering at Rice University in 1975 and Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering from Stanford in 1979. After one year of postdoctoral study at...
[Illinois] Ultrastructure of Cartilage Extracellular Matrix (ECM)
18 Sep 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Hadi Nia
Hadi Tavakoli Nia completed his PhD at MIT in June 2013 under the supervision of Prof. Alan Grodzinsky and Prof. Christine Ortiz. Hadi�s PhD thesis was at the interface of mechanical engineering,...
[Illinois] Biophysics 401 Lecture 1: Introduction, Dogma of Molecular Biology; Evolution
17 Sep 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Paul R Selvin
[Illinois] Biophysics 401: Introduction to Biophysics
17 Sep 2015 | Courses | Contributor(s): Paul R Selvin
Major concepts of physics inherent to biological systems. Basics of biology, including protein and DNA structure and their organization into cells with a focus on single molecule biophysics. Major...
[Illinois] BioNanotechnology Summer Institute 2014
01 Aug 2014 | Workshops | Contributor(s): NanoBio Node
Attendees participate in two weeks of lectures and hands-on training in engineering and physical science laboratory techniques by experts in the field. Topics include cancer...
[Illinois] Fundamentals of Nano-Optics and Plasmonics for the Biomedical Researcher
01 Aug 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Prashant K Jain
Prashant Jain grew up in Bombay, where he completed his undergraduate education at the Institute of Chemical Technology. He obtained his PhD working with M. A. El-Sayed at Georgia Tech in 2008,...
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07 Mar 2014 | Tools | Contributor(s): Taha Goudarzi, AbderRahman N Sobh, Kathy Walsh, Nahil Sobh, Iwona Jasiuk
Nanoindentation for Mechanical Characterization of Soft Materials
[Illinois] B3SI 2012: Closing Session
17 Dec 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Rashid Bashir, Lizzanne DeStefano, Hsiang-Yu Angie Wang, Hao-Ming Hsiao, Jimmy K. Hsia, Laura Arriola Miller
Deeper understandings of biological systems and advances in nanotechnology have provided new opportunities to make significant progress in mechanobiology, biosensing and dynamic control of...
Molecular Dynamics Showcase
14 Oct 2013 | Tools | Contributor(s): Michael McLennan, Chen-Yu Li, john stone, Aleksei Aksimentiev, George A. Howlett
View interesting features of a molecular dynamics trajectory file
[Illinois] GEM4 Bionanotechnology Summer Institute 2013
01 Aug 2013 | Workshops
Cancer Nanotechnology and Cellular Mechanics
The overall objective is to enhance the ability to address overarching challenges in the areas of Cancer...
[Illinois] Neuroengineering IGERT Symposium: Non-Invasively Probing the Brain's Microstructure with Magnetic Resonance Imaging
31 Jul 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Brad Sutton
Brad Sutton is an Associate Professor in the Bioengineering Department at the University of Illinois. He earned M.S.'s in Biomedical and Electrical Engineering and a PhD in Biomedical...
[Illinois] Neuroengineering IGERT Symposium 2013
31 Jul 2013 | Workshops
Neuroengineering as a discipline is still very young- journals devoted to it were first published less than ten years ago. The emerging discipline of neuroengineering, or neural engineering, seeks...
[Illinois] Neuroengineering IGERT Symposium: Low-Power Integrated Circuits for Advanced Neural Interfaces
30 Jul 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Reid R. Harrison
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Reid Harrison received the BS degree in electrical engineering from the University of Florida in 1994 and the PhD degree from the California Institute of...
[Illinois] Neuroengineering IGERT Symposium: Three Projects to Understand the Cocktail Party Effect
30 Jul 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Malcolm Slaney
Malcolm Slaney - Microsoft
Malcolm Slaney (Fellow, IEEE) is a Principal Scientist in Microsoft Research's Conversational Systems Research Center in Mountain View, CA. Before that he held the...