People

Principal Investigator
Rae S. and Frank H. Chair and Regents’ Professor
Director, Interdisciplinary Graduate BioEngineering Program
Georgia Institute of Technology
Research Staff
Charu Kumar
Research Technician
Georgia Institute of Technology
Postdoctoral Fellows
Post Doc
Georgia Institute of Technology

Biomaterials for Musculoskeletal Repair

Post Doc
Georgia Institute of Technology

Immunomodulatory materials for diabetes

Post Doc
Georgia Institute of Technology

Hydrogels for muscle stem cell engraftment

Post Doc
Georgia Institute of Technology

Hydrogel for Islet Vascularization/Immune Acceptance in Diabetes

Graduate Students
Graduate Student
Georgia Institute of Technology

uSHEAR technology for purification of stem cells

Graduate Student
Georgia Institute of Technology

3D mechanotransduction

Graduate Student
Georgia Institute of Technology

Hydrogels for Epithelial Stem Cell Culture

Graduate Student
Georgia Institute of Technology

Hydrogels for delivery of stem cells and vascularization for bone repair

Graduate Student
Georgia Institute of Technology

Hydrogels for islet engraftment

Graduate Student
Georgia Institute of Technology

Hydrogels to enhance islet engraftment and function

Graduate Student
Georgia Institute of Technology

Infection-response Materials for Bone Repair

Graduate Student
Georgia Institute of Technology

Microgels for therapeutic delivery in inflammation

Graduate Student
Georgia Institute of Technology

Immunomodulatory hydrogels for bone repair

Graduate Student
Georgia Institute of Technology

Mechanosensing of Focal Adhesions

Alumni (Postdocs)
I-Ming Chung PhD
Research Associate
King’s College, London, UK
Cristina Gonzalez PhD
Lecturer
University of Glasgow, Scotland
Imen Hannachi PhD
Director Biotech BD
Oakwood Chemical
Susan Lehman PhD
Senior Scientist
AmpliPhi Biosciences
Shivaram Selvam PhD
Faculty Fellow
Sree Chitra Tirunal for Medical Sciences & Technology, Trivandrum, India
Suri Shalu PhD
Reseach Associate
Cornell University
Heungsoo Shin PhD
Associate Professor
Hanyang University, South Korea
Ankur Singh PhD
Assistant Professor
Cornell University
Tiago Volkmer PhD
Professor do Curso de Engenharia de Materiais
UNIFRA, Brasil
Alumni Students
Amanda Bridges
Regulatory Affairs Specialist
CR Bard
Ben Byers
Strategic Project Manager
DePuy-Mitek
Jeff Capadona
Associate Professor
Case Western Reserve University
Joe Charest
Senior Member, Technical Staff
Charles Stark Draper Laboratory
Amy Clark
Product Specialist
WL Gore
Sean Coyer
Product Specialist
W.L. Gore
Dave Dumbauld
Product Specialist
W.L Gore
Nduka Enemchukwu
Postdoc Fellow
Baylor College of Medicine
Chi-Chi Esimai
Co-coordinator, Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation, Center for Engineering Education and Diversity
Georgia Institute of Technology
Nathan Gallant
Associate Professor
University of South Florida