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Kihan
Park

Assistant Professor

Mechanical Engineering
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Research

Research Interests

  • Medical Robotics
  • Micro-scale Sensing/Actuation
  • Machine Learning
  • Biosignal Processing

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Lamya
Karim

Assistant Professor

Bioengineering
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Research

Research Interests

  • Biomechanics
  • Mechanobiology
  • Orthopedics
  • Skeletal Aging & Osteoporosis
  • Diabetes & Obesity

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Sankha
Bhowmick

Professor

Mechanical Engineering
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Research

Research Interests

  • Bioengineering
  • Cell and Tissue Engineering
  • Heat and mass transfer
  • MEMS
  • Thermal Sciences

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Firas
Khatib

Assistant Professor

Computer & Information Science
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Research

Research Interests

  • Bioinformatics
  • Citizen Science
  • Computational Biology
  • Distributed Computing
  • Protein Structure Determination/Prediction & Design

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Hua
Fang

Associate Professor

Computer & Information Science
Dion 317A

Research

Research Interests

  • Machine learning/ statistical learning/ pattern recognition
  • Computational statistics
  • Behavioral trajectory pattern recognition in longitudinal studies
  • Wireless health

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Jennifer
Viveiros

Assistant Professor

Nursing & Health Sciences / Adult
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Research

Research Interests

  • Cognition and cognitive dysfunction
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Symptom management
  • Nursing education

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Lynn
D'Esmond

Assistant Professor

Nursing & Health Sciences / Community
Modular Unit #5 002

Dr. Lynn D’Esmond’s Research Website

Research

Research Interests

  • Patient safety
  • Distracted practice
  • Teaching effectiveness
  • Collaborating for student success

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Mary
Mccurry

Associate Professor

Nursing & Health Sciences / Adult
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Research

Research Interests

  • Teaching with technology/ millennial learners
  • Family caregivers
  • Decision-making
  • Nursing philosophy and theory

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Diego
Bernal

Professor

Biology
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Research

Research Interests

  • Fish biology
  • Comparative physiology of fishes
  • Comparison of the morphological, physiological, and biochemical specializations of high-performance fishes
  • Fish response to angling-induced stress
  • Disruption to homeostasis in fish

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Erin
Bromage

Associate Professor

Biology
Science & Engineering 327

Research

Research Interests

  • Antibody production
  • Antibody mediated protection
  • Structure of the antibody
  • Quality of the antibody for pathogen recognition

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Genevieve
Kozak

Assistant Professor

Biology
Science & Engineering 328A

Research

Research Interests

  • Speciation
  • Genomics
  • Evolutionary Biology
  • Hybridization

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Kathryn
Kavanagh

Associate Professor

Biology
Science & Engineering 320D

Kavanagh Research Lab

Research

Research Interests

  • Developmental bias and plasticity in evolution
  • Vertebrate skeletal development and evolution
  • Evolution of larval-brooding damselfishes

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Kenneth
Oliveira

Professor / Chairperson

Biology
Violette Research 106

Research

Research Interests

  • Biology of fishes with an emphasis on the biology of American eels
  • Life history strategies
  • Age and growth of fishes

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Michael
Sheriff

Assistant Professor


Science & Engineering 330B

Research

Research Interests

  • Prey Responses to the Risk of Predation
  • Organismal Responses to Environmental Stressors
  • Transgenerational Plasticity/Maternal Stress Effects

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Mark
Silby

Associate Professor

Biology
Science & Engineering 335

Research

Research Interests

  • Microbial Communities
  • Bacterial Interactions
  • Cocoa fermentation
  • Bacterial Genomes

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Pia
Moisander

Associate Professor

Biology
Violette Research 209

Research

Research Interests

  • Marine microbial ecology
  • Diversity, distributions, and activity of marine microbes contributing to nitrogen fixation
  • Microbially mediated transformations of nitrogen
  • Ecology of toxin-producing cyanobacteria
  • Cyanobacterial blooms

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Robert
Drew

Associate Professor

Biology
Science & Engineering 328B

Research

Research Interests

  • Genomic and quantitative genetic approaches to investigate adaptations in fish
  • Fish domestication
  • Physiological and genetic changes underlying domestication

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Catherine
Neto

Professor / Chairperson

Chemistry & Biochemistry
Science & Engineering 301A

Research

Research Interests

  • Phytochemicals with anti-cancer, antimicrobial, and antioxidant activity from cranberries and other plant sources
  • Bioactivity, purification, and analysis of natural products
  • Factors influencing production of secondary metabolites including functional food factors

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Maolin
Guo

Professor

Chemistry & Biochemistry
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Dr. Maolin Guo’s Research Lab

Research

Research Interests

  • Biochemical Processes
  • Drug Design

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Xiaofei
Jia

Assistant Professor

Chemistry & Biochemistry
Violette Research 211B

Research

Research Interests

  • Understanding the immune evasion strategies used by the HIV-1 virus at the molecular and structural level

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