Biomedical Advisors

MEMBERS FROM THE FACULTY OF ENGINEERING

NAME RESEARCH AREA(S) CONTACT
S. Cenkowski Engineering properties of materials, Rheology, Heat transfer
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B. Lithgow Vestibular system, Neurological disorders
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J. LoVetri Computational Electromagnetics, Microwave Imaging, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Electromagnetic Compatibility
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Y. Luo Computational Biomechanics, brain injury analysis and protection, assessment of fracture risk related to osteoporosis, implant analysis and design
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A. Major Biophotonics and Photonics; Development of novel techniques in nonlinear laser microscopy for label-free chemically specific imaging of live cells, biological structures and processes; Design and development of advanced laser sources for biomedical and spectroscopic applications ranging from UV to THz
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Z. Moussavi Respiratory and swallowing sounds analysis, sleep apnea, Alzheimer diesease early diagnosis and treatement, Balance and Postural Control, Development of Assistive Aid Technologies, Electromyographic study of skeletal muscles, Telemedicine
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B. McLeod Agent Based Modeling with an Emphasis on Public Health Issues
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D. Oliver Mixed-frequency stimulus protocols for enhanced suppression of seizure-like electrical activity, materials for interfacing neural and artificial networks
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J. Paliwal Vibrational spectroscopy, Image processing, Near-infrared hyperspectral imaging, Chemometrics, Artificial neural networks
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S. Sherif Biophotonics, Optical coherence tomography (OCT), Optical & fluorescence microscopy, Tissue optics, Integrated computational imaging, Digital image restoration, Statistical signal processing, Laser spectroscopy
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U. Wyss Design and manufacturing of artificial joints, Orthopaedic biomechanics, Analysis of retrieved artificial joints and tissue, Human motion analysis
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M. Xing Tissue Engineering, Nanomedicine, Biocomposites for Implantation, Biointerface, Gene/Stem cell Therapy
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MEMBERS FROM THE FACULTY OF MEDICINE

NAME RESEARCH AREA(S) CONTACT
B. Albensi Biological basis of memory, Alzheimer’s disease, Epilepsy, Traumatic brain injury, Stroke, Aging, Neonatal brain injury, Electrophysiology, MRI, Behavioral tests for memory, Molecular neuroscience, Calcium overload in CNS disease; NF-kB signaling, Hippocampal function, Clinical trials research
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B. Blakley Otology, Ear, Hearing, Otolaryngology, Vestibular
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J. Cooper 3-D kinematics of functional upper limb motion, electromyography, work-related low-back pain
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I. Elbakri Computed tomography, imaging physics modeling, breast imaging, pediatric imaging and dosimetry
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A. Goertzen Positron emission tomography (PET), Multimodality imaging including PET/MRI and PET/CT, Instrumentation for nuclear medicine imaging
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A. Halayko Asthma, Lung disease, Respiratory physiology, Bioengineered tissues, Microscopy, In vivo imaging
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E. Ho Nanomedicine, siRNA, medical devices, vaccines, HIV, microbicides
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J. Kong Stroke, Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, Schizophrenia
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E. Kroeger Control of tone in smooth muscle
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M. Martin Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), MRI technique development, MRI applications to neurological disorders
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J. Ripat Assistive technology, Accessibility, Universal design, Inclusive design, Rehabilitation, Occupational therapy, Client-centred practice
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B. Unger Robotics, Haptics, Medical and Surgical Simulation, Virtual and Augmented Reality, Rapid-Prototyping, Critical Care Medicine
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MEMBERS FROM THE FACULTY OF SCIENCE

NAME RESEARCH AREA(S) CONTACT
J. Arino Mathematical population dynamics, epidemiology, population movement, mathematical biology
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K. Gough Spectrochemical imaging of tissues with infrared and Raman spectroscopy, Alzheimer Disease, fungi, fungal infection of grain, stressed tendon, inflammation, wound healing
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P. Irani Human-computer interaction, ubiquitous analytics, mobile user interfaces, data visualization
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F. Lin Microfluidic devices for biological and medical applications; mechanisms of cell migration, chemotaxis and electrotaxis using experimental and modeling approaches; tissue engineering
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S. Liu Development of novel surface engineering techniques for chemically inert semicrystalline polymers, Development of new biocompatible and biocidal materials, Micro- and nano-encapsulation of bioactive agents for their targeted and controlled delivery
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B. McCurdy Patient treatment verification, multi-objective optimization for treatment planning, magnetic resonance spectroscopic imaging
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S. Pistorius Biomedical Imaging, Patient and Organ Motion, Treatment Simulation, Radiation Therapy Treatment Optimization, Image Processing and Reconstruction
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S. Portet Mathematical Biology, Self-organization models, Cytoskeleton
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W. Zhong Functional nanofibers and nanoparticles for biomedical applications
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>> BME ADJUNCT FACULTY MEMBERS

For more information regarding the BME graduate studies program, please contact:

Zahra Moussavi
Director, BME Program
Phone: (204) 474-7023
Email | E3-513 EITC

OR

Stephen Pistorious
Vice Director, BME Program
Phone: (204) 474-6205
Email | 205 Allen Building