People

  • Ariella Ghanooni

    351 Engineering Terrace
    1210 Amsterdam Avenue, Mail Code: 8904

    +1 212-854-
    +1 212-854-8725
    Email: ag2304@columbia.edu

  • X. Edward Guo

    351 Engineering Terrace
    1210 Amsterdam Avenue, Mail Code: 8904
    New York, NY 10027

    Phone: +1 212-854-6196
    Fax: +1 212-854-8725
    Email: exg1@columbia.edu

    Research Areas:

    Image based microstructural and finite element analyses of skeletons; in vitro mechanobiology of osteocytes, osteoblasts, and osteoclasts; and 3D cell mechanics and mechanotransduction.
    Lab Web Site

  • Henry Hess

    351 Engineering Terrace
    1210 Amsterdam Avenue, Mail Code: 8904
    New York, NY 10027

    Phone: +1 212-854-7749
    Fax: +1 212-854-8725
    Email: hh2374@columbia.edu

    Research Areas:

    Engineering at the molecular scale, in particular the design of active nanosystems incorporating biomolecular motors, the study of active self-assembly, and the investigation of protein-resistant polymer coatings.
    Lab Web Site

  • Andreas H. Hielscher

    351 Engineering Terrace
    1210 Amsterdam Avenue, Mail Code: 8904
    New York, NY 10027

    Phone: +1 212-854-5080
    Fax: +1 212-854-8725
    Email: ahh2004@columbia.edu

    Research Areas:

    Optical medical instrumentation and image reconstruction algorithms. Clinical and preclinical imaging of joint diseases, cancer (breast, kidney, stomach, bone, prostate), cerebral hemodynamics (stroke, epilepsy), and vascular reactivity.
    Lab Web Site

  • Elizabeth M.C. Hillman

    351 Engineering Terrace (Office: 406 CEPSR)
    1210 Amsterdam Avenue, Mail Code: 8904
    New York, NY 10027

    Phone: +1 212-854-2788
    Fax: +1 212-854-8725
    Email: eh2245@columbia.edu

    Research Areas:

    2D and 3D optical imaging, development and application of new optical imaging technologies, microscopy and spectroscopy, in vivo function and physiology, brain, cardiac and dermal and molecular imaging.
    Lab Web Site

  • Hayden Huang

    351 Engineering Terrace
    1210 Amsterdam Avenue, Mail Code 8904
    New York , NY 10027

    Phone: +1 212-851-0272
    Fax: +1 212-854-8725
    Email: hayden.huang@columbia.edu

    Research Areas:

    General responses of cells to physical stimuli, mechanotransduction, cell mechanical properties and adhesion, with focus on cardiovasculature. Development of instrumentation and new techniques for probing cells.
    Lab Web Site

  • Clark T. Hung

    351 Engineering Terrace
    1210 Amsterdam Avenue, Mail Code: 8904
    New York , NY 10027

    Phone: +1 212-854-6542
    Fax: +1 212-854-8725
    Email: cth6@columbia.edu

    Research Areas:

    Effects of physical, mechanical, and chemical stimuli on musculoskeletal cells related to cellular and tissue engineering.
    Lab Web Site

  • Christopher R. Jacobs

    351 Engineering Terrace
    1210 Amsterdam Avenue, Mail Code: 8904
    New York, NY 10027

    Phone: +1 212 851 0271
    Fax: +1 212-854-8725
    Email: crj2111@columbia.edu

    Research Areas:

    Understanding the molecular mechanisms that allow cells of the skeletal system to sense and respond to mechanical stimulation.
    Lab Web Site

  • Lance C. Kam

    351 Engineering Terrace
    1210 Amsterdam Avenue, Mail Code: 8904
    New York , NY 10027

    Phone: +1 212-854-8611
    Fax: +1 212-854-8725
    Email: lk2141@columbia.edu

    Research Areas:

    Micro- and nano-scale fabrication of biological systems. Cell-cell and cell-matrix signaling. Engineering of immune and nervous systems. Nanomedicine.
    Lab Web Site

  • Alayar Kangarlu

    New York State Psychiatric Institute

    Phone: +1 212 543 5140
    Email: ak2334@columbia.edu

    Research Areas:
    Development of specialized RF coils and pulse sequences for high field applications in neurosciences.
     
     
  • Elisa E. Konofagou

    351 Engineering Terrace
    1210 Amsterdam Avenue, Mail Code: 8904
    New York, NY 10027

    Phone: +1 212-342-0863 +1 212-854-9661
    Fax: +1 212-342-1648
    Email: ek2191@columbia.edu
     

    Research Areas:

    Ultrasonics (imaging and therapy), elasticity imaging, signal and image processing, soft tissue mechanics.
    Lab Web Site

  • Aaron Matthew Kyle

    351 Engineering Terrace
    1210 Amsterdam Avenue, Mail Code: 8904
    New York , NY 10027

    Phone: +1 212 851 5678
    Email: ak3110@columbia.edu

    Research Areas:

    Engineering Education and Laboratory Development, Biomedical Signal Processing and Acoustics, Electromagnetic Field-Induced Tissue Growth and Repair.

  • Andrew Laine

    Chair, Department of Biomedical Engineering

    351 Engineering Terrace
    1210 Amsterdam Avenue, Mail Code: 8904
    New York, NY 10027

    Phone: +1 212 854 6539
    Fax: +1 212-854-8725
    Email: laine@columbia.edu

    Research Areas:
     
    Mathematical analysis and quantification of medical images, signal and image processing, computer-aided diagnosis.
  • Edward F. Leonard

    812 S. W. Mudd
    500 West 120th Street, Mail Code: 4721
    New York , NY 10027

    Phone: +1 212-854-4448
    Fax: +1 212-854-3054
    Email: leonard@columbia.edu

    Research Areas:

    Blood-material interactions, immunophysics, modeling intracellular signaling.
    Lab Web Site

  • Kam W Leong

    351 Engineering Terrace
    1210 Amsterdam Avenue, Mail Code: 8904
    New York, NY 10027

    Phone:
    Fax: +1 212-854-8725
    Email: kwl2121@columbia.edu

    Research Areas:

    Regenerative Medicine with Direct Cellular Reprogramming.

  • John D. Loike

    Rm 1111 Black Bldg
    Phone: +1 212 305 1510
    Email: jdl5@columbia.edu

    Research Areas:
    Bioethics: stem cells, cloning, neuroethics, bioterrorism, and the interface of science and religion.
     
     
  • Jarmaine Lomax

    351 Engineering Terrace
    1210 Amsterdam Avenue, Mail Code: 8904

    Phone: +1 212-854-4418
    Fax: +1 212-854-8725
    Email: jl432@columbia.edu

  • Paulette Louissaint

    351 Engineering Terrace
    1210 Amsterdam Avenue, Mail Code: 8904

    Phone: +1 212-854-4893
    Fax: +1 212-854-8725
    Email: pl394@columbia.edu

  • Helen H. Lu

    351 Engineering Terrace
    1210 Amsterdam Avenue, Mail Code: 8904
    New York, NY 10027

    Phone: +1 212-854-4071
    Fax: +1 212-854-8725
    Email: hhlu@columbia.edu

    Research Areas:

    Interface tissue engineering and the formation of integrated complex tissue systems, multi-functional scaffold design for multi-tissue regeneration and biomimetic models to evaluate cell-material interactions, composite biomaterials for orthopaedic and dental applications.
    Lab Web Site

  • Shila Maghji

    351 Engineering Terrace
    1210 Amsterdam Avenue, Mail Code: 8904

    Phone: +1 212-854-7448
    Fax: +1 212-854-8725
    Email: sm2305@columbia.edu

  • Barclay Morrison

    Vice-Chair, Department of Biomedical Engineering

    351 Engineering Terrace
    1210 Amsterdam Avenue, Mail Code: 8904
    New York , NY 10027

    Phone: +1 212-854-6277
    Fax: +1 212-854-8725
    Email: bm2119@columbia.edu

    Research Areas:

    Mechanical injury of the central nervous system: 1) universal tissue tolerance criteria, 2) role of the cytoskeleton in injury, 3) application of genomic and proteomic technologies to mechanotransduction, 4) repair strategies using stem cells, 5) electrode design for neural engineering.
    Lab Web Site

  • Van C. Mow

    351 Engineering Terrace
    1210 Amsterdam Avenue, Mail Code: 8904
    New York , NY 10027

    Phone: +1 212-854-8462
    Fax: +1 212-854-8725
    Email: vcm1@columbia.edu

    Research Areas:

    Soft tissue biomechanics (including articular cartilage, meniscus and intervertebral disc), biomechanics of osteoarthritis, cell-matrix interactions, mechano-signal transduction, and functional tissue engineering.

  • Elizabeth S. Olson

    P&S 11-452
    630 West 168th Street
    New York, NY 10032

    Phone: +1 212-305-3993 +1 212-305-4045
    Email: eao2004@columbia.edu

    Research Areas:

    Mechanics of hearing: Transmission of sound through the middle ear, the basis for frequency tuning in the inner ear, in particular the operation of the cochlear amplifier. Cochlear implants.
    Lab Web Site

  • Arthur A. Pilla

    351 Engineering Terrace
    1210 Amsterdam Avenue, Mail Code: 8904
    New York, NY 10027

    Phone: +1 201-405-1177
    Email: aap1@columbia.edu

    Research Areas:
    Bioelectromagnetics; interaction of non-thermal electromagnetic fields with biological systems; mechanisms of interaction; in vitro, in vivo and clinical applications, including wound and bone repair, angiogenesis, traumatic brain injury, angina, ischemic cardiac disease, osteoarthritis, chronic and acute pain and edema.
  • Amir Tahmasebi

    Philips Research North America, Briarcliff, NY
    Email: amir.tahmasebi@philips.com

    Research Areas:
    Image Segmentation and Registration, Medical Image Analysis and Computing, Clinical Interventions, Diagnostic Ultrasound.

  • Qi Wang

    351 Engineering Terrace
    1210 Amsterdam Avenue, Mail Code: 8904
    New York , NY 10027

    Email: qw2161@columbia.edu

    Research Areas:

    Neural coding in the somatosensory pathway of the brain, brain-machine interfaces, and biomedical instrumentation for creating engineered tactile sensations.
    Lab Website


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