Expertise

Cell-material interactions, biomimetic material design, cardiac regeneration, cardiovascular tissue engineering, directed stem cell differentiation, cardiac electrophysiology

Past Affiliations

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Department, George R. Brown School of Engineering, Rice University (past)

Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, Samuel Ginn College of Engineering, Auburn University

Communities
Chemical Engineering
Degrees
PhD, Rice University, Chemical Engineering, 2005
BS, Johns Hopkins University, Biomedical Engineering, German, 2000
Keywords
engineering transport phenomena cardiovascular system heart biomedical engineering electrophysiology cardiovascular biology bioreactors tissue engineering cardiovascular diseases arteriosclerosis or atherosclerosis congenital heart disease drug delivery systems biomaterials developmental biology
Languages
English, German
Associations
American Heart Association
American Institute of Chemical Engineers
Biomedical Engineering Society
Society for Biomaterials
Tau Beta Pi