2009 GEM4 Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign : Cellular and Molecular Mechanics with a focus on Enabling Technologies

By Rashid Bashir1, Taher Saif1, Irfan Ahmad1, Jimmy K. Hsia1

1. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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GEMS 4 Summer School

Topics:

  • Fundamentals of Cell and Molecular Biology
  • Basics of Mechanics in connection with Biological Systems
  • Mechanotransduction at a distance in a living cell
  • Mechanics insights into the pathophysiology of human disease; Microfluidics approaches to studying human diseases
  • Effects of mechanical stiffness and applied force on ligand-receptor binding kinetics at the cell-material interface
  • Fundamentals of molecular dynamics and computational molecular nanomechanics
  • Mechanics and Bioengineering of Basement Membranes and Extracellular Matrix
  • Inflammation in Human Disease and the Auto-digestion Hypothesis
  • Engineering Digital Surfaces for Programming Cell Responses
  • Fundamental Problems of Computational Bio-mechanics of Cardiovascular Flow
  • Review of Cellular Imaging Techniques
  • Statistical mechanics of cell-cell and cell-matrix adhesions; Multi-scale approaches to study cellular adhesions
  • Models and Experiments in Cytoskeletal Mechanics
  • Cell microrheology: fundamentals and applications
  • Next generation single molecule fluorescence technologies
  • Intracellular Force Transduction
  • Microfluidic systems in neurobiology
  • Probing Cellular Motility using Microfluidic Tools
  • Migration of epithelial cells
  • Small Scale Biomechanics Measurements
  • Electro-mechanical Sensing of Biomolecules and Cells on a Chip
  • FIONA: Super-'Resolution' Microscopy
  • Moving cells on chips, microfluidics, and clinical medicine
  • Mechanotransduction at cell-cell contacts
  • Nanotechnology for Cellular and Molecular Manipulations
  • Live cell imaging in mechanobiology
  • Deciphering mechanical and chemical signals in the extracellular matrix
  • Computational methods for understanding the dynamics of interacting motor molecules in muscles
  • Discussion: Issues in Physical Sciences - Biology Collaboration
  • The Chemical and Mechanical Signals Driving Neutrophil Polarity and Chemotaxis
  • New Soft Materials for Wound Repair and Tissue Engineering
  • Seeing the Unseen: the Force Story of a Cancer Cell

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Organizing Committee at University of Illinois

* K. Jimmy Hsia, Mechanical Science and Engineering
* Rashid Bashir, Electrical and Computer Engineering and BioEngineering
* Taher Saif, Mechanical Science and Engineering
* Irfan Ahmad, Center for Nanoscale Science and Engineering

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  • Rashid Bashir; Taher Saif; Irfan Ahmad; Jimmy K. Hsia (2010), "2009 GEM4 Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign : Cellular and Molecular Mechanics with a focus on Enabling Technologies," https://nanohub.org/resources/8174.

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Omar Sobh

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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In This Workshop

  1. 2009 GEM4 Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Lecture 22: Nanotechnology for Cellular and Molecular Manipulations

    20 Jul 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Gang Logan Liu

  2. 2009 GEM4 Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Lecture 4: Effects of mechanical stiffness and applied force on ligand-receptor binding kinetics at the cell-material interface

    20 Jul 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Krystyn J. Van Vliet

  3. 2009 GEM4 Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Lecture 6: Mechanics and Bioengineering of Basement Membranes and Extracellular Matrix

    20 Jul 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Raghu Kalluri, Omar N Sobh

  4. 2009 GEM4 Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Lecture 8: Fundamental Problems of Computational Biomechanics of Cardiovascular Flow

    20 Jul 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Takami Yamaguchi, Omar N Sobh

  5. 2009 GEM4 Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Lecture 26: The Chemical and Mechanical Signals Driving Neutrophil Polarity and Chemotaxis

    20 Jul 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Fei Wang, Omar N Sobh

  6. 2009 GEM4 Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Lecture 19: Moving cells on chips, microfluidics, and clinical medicine

    20 Jul 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mehmet Toner, Omar N Sobh

  7. 2009 GEM4 Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Lecture 10: Statistical mechanics of cell-cell and cell-matrix adhesions; Multi-scale approaches to study cellular adhesions

    20 Jul 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad H. Zaman, Omar N Sobh

  8. 2009 GEM4 Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Lecture 5: Mechanics insights into the pathophysiology of human disease; Microfluidics approaches to studying human diseases

    20 Jul 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Chwee Teck Lim

  9. 2009 GEM4 Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Lecture 9: Review of Cellular Imaging Techniques

    07 May 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Gang Bao

  10. 2009 GEM4 Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Lecture 11: Models and Experiments in Cytoskeletal Mechanics

    07 May 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Roger D. Kamm

  11. 2009 GEM4 Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Lecture 12: Next generation single molecule fluorescence technologies

    07 May 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Taekjip Ha

  12. 2009 GEM4 Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Lecture 13: Intracellular Force Transduction

    07 May 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Michael Sheetz

  13. 2009 GEM4 Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Lecture 14: Microfluidic systems in neurobiology

    07 May 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Martha U. Gillette

  14. 2009 GEM4 Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Lecture 15 : Probing Cellular Motility using Microfluidic Tools

    07 May 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Daniel Irimia

  15. 2009 GEM4 Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Lecture 16: Probing Cellular Motility using Microfluidic Tools

    07 May 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Paul Matsudaira

  16. 2009 GEM4 Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Lecture 17: Small Scale Biomechanics Measurements

    07 May 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Beth Pruitt

  17. 2009 GEM4 Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Lecture 18: Electro-mechanical Sensing of Biomolecules and Cells on a Chip

    07 May 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Rashid Bashir

  18. 2009 GEM4 Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Lecture 20: Mechanotransduction at cell-cell contacts

    07 May 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Deborah E. Leckband

  19. 2009 GEM4 Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Lecture 21 : Deciphering mechanical and chemical signals in the extracellular matrix

    07 May 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jean E. Schwarzbauer

  20. 2009 GEM4 Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Lecture 24: Computational methods for understanding the dynamics of interacting motor molecules in muscles

    07 May 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Thomas Daniel

  21. 2009 GEM4 Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Lecture 25: Discussion: Issues in Physical Sciences - Biology Collaboration

    07 May 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Paul A. Janmey

  22. 2009 GEM4 Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Lecture 27: New Soft Materials for Wound Repair and Tissue Engineering

    07 May 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Paul A. Janmey

  23. 2009 GEM4 Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Lecture 28: Seeing the Unseen: the Force Story of a Cancer Cell

    07 May 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Taher A. Saif

  24. 2009 GEM4 Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Lecture 7: Inflammation in Human Disease and the Autodigestion Hypothesis

    07 May 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Geert Schmid-Schonbein

  25. 2009 GEM4 Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Lecture 3: Mechanotransduction at a distance in a living cell

    02 Mar 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Nick Wang

  26. 2009 GEM4 Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Lecture 2: Basics of Mechanics in Connection with Biological Systems

    22 Feb 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jimmy k Hsia

  27. 2009 GEM4 Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Lecture 1: Fundamentals of cell and molecular biology

    22 Feb 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Scott Siechen

  28. 2009 GEM4 Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign : Introduction to GEM4 Summer School

    08 Feb 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jimmy k Hsia

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