Professor Bost's research focuses on innovation, device design and development processes
Dean Boyan specializes in cell and tissue engineering
Applications to solve orthopedic and dental challenges involving the musculoskeletal system; focusing on in vivo studies using rodent models
Dr. Conway focuses on methods to directly measure forces across proteins and understand how these forces affect cellular function.
Bone, mechanobology, regenerative medicine, effects of space travel on bone and muscle, gap junctions, osteoblast, osteocyte, osteoclast
Bioinstrumentation expert, theorizing the future of brain-computer interface-based devices
Professor Heise studies pulmonary mechanotransduction, including lung injury and pulmonary regenerative medicine
Dr. Hwang's research focuses on developing 3D microphysiological systems to investigate musculoskeletal pathologies and cancer progression.
Dr. Jordan's research involves translational cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging in cardio-oncology, sarcoidosis, and heart failure.
Focusing on neural signal processing and analysis for the development of brain-computer interfaces and neuroprosthetic devices.
Dr. Lemmon's research lies in cell-generated traction forces and extracellular matrix biology
Investigating the role of extracellular matrix and integrin signaling in skeletal muscle development, regeneration, and trauma
Olivares-Navarrete’s research focuses on Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine approaches for Craniofacial and Orthopaedic needs.
Dr. Pawluk develops devices and algorithms for assistive technology for individuals who are blind and visually impaired
Thea Pepperl's research and expertise focuses on the analysis and design of decision tools for the coordination of care of older adults.
Dr. Peterson's expertise is in neuromusculoskeletal biomechanics of human movement and rehabilitation design.
Dr. Puetzer focuses on musculoskeletal tissue engineering for meniscus, tendon, and ligament replacement and repair.
Doctor of dental medicine and periodontal expert; skilled program developer
Dr. Taylor’s research focuses on the development and clinical translation of quantitative medical imaging techniques.
Dr. Wetzel's research interests include eye tracking systems and eye movement analysis
Cardiovascular Mechanics & Imaging Lab: developing MRI quantification of patient-specific mechanics for improved cardiovascular diagnostics
Professor Zhang is engineering strategies for the treatment of traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury and brain stroke
Dr. Zhang's research topics include bone biology, regeneration and animal models of musculoskeletal conditions.