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SEMINAR - Cartilage Degeneration and Repair: Understanding Mechanisms, Potential Therapeutics and Targeted Tissue Drug Delivery
Date: October 31, 2014  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

SEMINAR - Policies and Fellowships
Date: October 24, 2014  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Addiction, Mental Health, and Infectious Disease: Understanding Their interplay in Human Populations
Date: October 23, 2014  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 305

SEMINAR - Analyzing Immune Cell Repertoires, From Single Cells to Clonotypes to the Whole System
Date: October 17, 2014  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

SEMINAR - Cutting HIV Down to Size
Date: October 10, 2014  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Search and Meta-Analysis of Gene Expression Data, with Applications in Infectious Disease
Date: October 10, 2014  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 705

SEMINAR - Systems Biology of Cellular Response and Resistance to Targeted Cancer Therapies
Date: October 3, 2014  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Representation of Sensorimotor Information in the Rat Hindlimb Cortex After a Complete Spinal Cord Injury
Date: September 30, 2014  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Digital Fabrication of Textile and Garment Devices
Date: September 26, 2014  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: Mitchell Auditorium

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - The Use of MATLAB® to Develop a Protein Adsorption Prediction Tool for Covering Nanoparticles with PEG
Date: September 24, 2014  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Age- and Subject-specific Finite Element Modeling of the Adolescent Thoracic Spine for Scoliosis Research
Date: September 3, 2014  Time: 1:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Strategies to Enhance Drug Loading and Functionality in Polymeric Ultrasound Contrast Agents
Date: September 2, 2014  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Non-thermal Dielectric Barrier Discharge (DBD) Treated Phosphate Buffer Saline (PBS): Mechanisms of Bacterial Inactivation and Cellular Toxicity
Date: August 27, 2014  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Modulation and Use of the Medial Plantar Nerve Reflex in the Treadmill-Locomoting and Air-Stepping Spinal Cat
Date: August 27, 2014  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 302

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - The Role of microRNAs in Pain
Date: August 22, 2014  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Three-Dimensional Kinematic and Surface Interaction Analysis of a Novel Total Ankle Replacement Surface Design Using a Numerical Model of the Hindfoot
Date: August 20, 2014  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Design and Validation of a Mathematical Model to Describe Macrophage Dynamics in Wound Healing
Date: August 14, 2014  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - The Role of Interstitial Fluid Flow in HER2 Positive Breast Cancer
Date: July 28, 2014  Time: 2:30 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Addiction, Mental Health and Infectious Disease: A Complex of Genetic Interactions
Date: July 25, 2014  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Plasma Technology – Prospects for Biomedical Applications and Nanotechnology
Date: June 27, 2014  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - A Study of the Effects of Membrane Modification on the Acoustic Susceptibility of Liposomes for Applications in Tunable Controlled Drug Delivery
Date: June 18, 2014  Time: 1:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Evolution-aware Protein Structure Comparison and Applications in Protein-Protein Interaction Prediction
Date: June 18, 2014  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Analysis of Gene Expression Data by Stepwise Multiple Linear Regression
Date: June 17, 2014  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - How Do Germline V Genes Modulate the Potential to Change upon Mutation of B Cell Receptors? A Model of Cross Talk between Mutation and Selection
Date: June 16, 2014  Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Comparing Subharmonic Imaging and Immunohistochemical Markers of Angiogenesis
Date: June 12, 2014  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 108

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Changes in Neuronal Firing and Synchrony Precede Recruitment of Mesial Temporal Networks into Generalizing Seizures
Date: June 11, 2014  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Protein Functional Sites Predicted by Surface Dimension Reduction
Date: June 10, 2014  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - The Development of Polysaccharide-based Nanoparticles for the Prevention of Foam Cell Formation during Atherosclerosis
Date: June 4, 2014  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 705

SEMINAR - Targeting Tumor Necrosis Factor (TNF) as a Therapy for Central Nervous System (CNS) Disorders
Date: May 30, 2014  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Studies on Non-thermal Dielectric Barrier Discharge Plasma-treated Phosphate-Buffered Saline Solution
Date: May 30, 2014  Time: 2:30 PM
Location: Curtis Hall, Room: 255A

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Lumbar Spinal Interneuron Activity as it Relates to Rhythmic Motor Output in the Spinal, Air-Stepping Cat
Date: May 30, 2014  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - The Fourth Phase of Water: Beyond Solid, Liquid, and Vapor
Date: May 30, 2014  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Identification of dTip60 Binding Partners by Bioinformatic Analysis of ChIP-Seq Data
Date: May 29, 2014  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Curtis Hall, Room: 341

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Psoriasis and Skin Disorders: A Study of Trascriptome and Microbiom
Date: May 29, 2014  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Targeting Guanylyl Cyclase-C: Colon Cancer Metastasis Diagnostic Signal Amplification and Subcellular Delivery of Immunotoxin Therapeutic
Date: May 23, 2014  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Disque Hall, Room: 103

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Irreversible Breakdown of HIV-1 by Peptide Triazole Thiols and Multivalent Gold Nanoparticle Conjugates
Date: May 22, 2014  Time: 11:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Using Machine Learning Methods to Classify Functional Near Infrared Spectroscopy (fNIRS) Signal in Response to Painful Stimuli
Date: May 21, 2014  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Monell Chemical Center, Room: 1st Flr. Conf. Room

SEMINAR - Vasomotive Component in Resting State fMRI
Date: May 16, 2014  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Performance Leakage for Biospan-Covered Electrospun Vascular Stents in a Pulsatile Flow Bioreactor
Date: May 16, 2014  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Cognitive Antennas for Biomedical Smart Textile Systems
Date: May 9, 2014  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Tumor Necrosis Factor-α Effects on Endothelial Cell Adhesion Strength and Traction Force on Substrates of Varied Stiffness
Date: May 9, 2014  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Addiction, Mental Health and Infectious Disease: Understanding their interplay in Human Populations
Date: May 8, 2014  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Digital Design, 3D Printing, and Advanced Manufacturing Technologies and Services @ NextFab Studio
Date: May 2, 2014  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Electronics for Brain-inspired Computing and Probing Neural Circuits
Date: May 1, 2014  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Non-Thermal Plasma Application in Control of Infection and Biofilm
Date: April 25, 2014  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

SEMINAR - Electronics for Brain-inspired Computing and Probing Neural Circuits
Date: April 18, 2014  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Optical Assessment of Vascular Disease Progression and Treatment
Date: April 18, 2014  Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building (PISB), Room: 106

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Inactivation of airborne bacteria by Direct Exposure to Non-thermal Plasma: Involvement of Reactive Oxygen Species
Date: April 18, 2014  Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Platelet-inspired Biomedical Technologies
Date: April 11, 2014  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

SEMINAR - Drug Delivery and Therapeutic Biomaterials in Neural, Cancer and Cardiovascular Applications
Date: April 4, 2014  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: Room 120

SEMINAR - Engineering Touch: From Haptic Science to New Technologies
Date: March 14, 2014  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Synthesis and Characterization of Aqueous Cu2ZnSnS4 Nanoparticles for Antimicrobial Applications
Date: March 10, 2014  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Monell Chemical Center, Room: 114

SEMINAR - Using the Natural Resistance of Neuronal Subpopulations to Identify Therapeutic Targets in Neurodegenerative Disease
Date: March 7, 2014  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Indirect Plasma Sterilization of Ultrasound Contrast Agent
Date: March 7, 2014  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - A Career in Translation: From Dynamics, to Diagnostics, to Devices
Date: February 28, 2014  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Retrieval Analysis and Modeling of Porous Orthopaedic Implants
Date: February 27, 2014  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 705

SEMINAR - Global Innovation in Healthcare – Driven by Students and Communities Worldwide
Date: February 21, 2014  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

SEMINAR - Supporting Fast-Response Medical Teams through Interactive Information Displays
Date: February 14, 2014  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

SEMINAR - Synthetic Antibodies – The Emerging Field of 'Aptamers' in Diagnostics and Drug Discovery
Date: February 7, 2014  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Mechanisms of Axonal Pathology in the Context of Traumatic Brain Injury
Date: February 7, 2014  Time: 12:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Novel Treatment Strategies for Patients with Acquired and Congenital Heart Disease: Mechanical Circulatory Assistance
Date: January 31, 2014  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

SEMINAR - Robotics and Advanced Ultrasound Imaging in Interventional Medicine
Date: January 24, 2014  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Speckle Detection in Ultrasonic Images Using Unsupervised Clustering Techniques
Date: January 23, 2014  Time: 9:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 302

SEMINAR - The Parabrachial Nucleus and Cellular Mechanisms for Eating for Pleasure: Opioids, Cannabinoids, G-protein Coupling and Munchies in Rats
Date: January 17, 2014  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - MSX1 Reprograms Melanocytes into Neural Crest-Like Stem Cells and Promotes Melanoma Progression
Date: January 16, 2014  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Enhancing Interactive Systems with Real-time Brain Input
Date: January 10, 2014  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - In Vivo Imaging of Breast Tumors and Depth Profiling of Model Breast and Skin Tumors Using Array Piezoelectric Fingers (PEFs)
Date: January 8, 2014  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Mechanisms of Axonal Pathology in the Context of Traumatic Brain Injury
Date: January 7, 2014  Time: 12:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Mechanisms Axonal Pathology in the Context of Traumatic Brain Injury
Date: January 7, 2014  Time: 12:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - ZnO Nanoparticle Immunotoxicity
Date: December 20, 2013  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Effects of Therapeutic Interventions on the Organization of the Rat Sensorimotor Cortex After a Complete Spinal Transection as an Adult
Date: December 20, 2013  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Self-Assembled Doxorubicin-Dextran Sulfate Complex in Hydrogel as Delivery System for Chemotherapy Following Breast Tumor Removal
Date: December 20, 2013  Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 705

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Nanocrystal- and Drug-loaded Ultrasound Contrast Agents and their Biomedical Applications
Date: December 12, 2013  Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Anti-bacterial, Anti-inflammatory, and Anti-adhesive Coatings for Urinary Catheters
Date: December 11, 2013  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Nano and Micro Aspects of Cell and Tissue Mechanics
Date: December 6, 2013  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: Mitchell Auditorium

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Context Specific Feedback Integration: A Key to Understanding Spinal Motor Organization
Date: December 5, 2013  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - The Mechanical Response of DNA: Twisting the Molecule
Date: December 4, 2013  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Cannabinoid Modulation of Noradrenergic Circuitry: Modulating the Modulators
Date: November 22, 2013  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Enterprise Research Center, Room: Mitchell Auditorium

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - A Systems Biology Approach to Identify Molecular Determinants of Resistance in Breast Cancer
Date: November 19, 2013  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - High and Low Frequency Subharmonic Imaging of Angiogenesis in a Murine Breast Cancer Model
Date: November 19, 2013  Time: 8:30 AM
Location: Korman Center, Room: C-104

SEMINAR - Can Articular Cartilage Be Regenerated by Engineering a Healing Response?
Date: November 15, 2013  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: Mitchell Auditorium

SEMINAR - Whitaker International Fellowship Program in Biomedical Engineering
Date: November 8, 2013  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: Mitchell Auditorium

SEMINAR - Does Chronic Brainstem Injury Alter Neurological Response to the Environment?
Date: November 1, 2013  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: Mitchell Auditorium

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Advancing Tools, Methods, and Metrics for Developing Individualized Rehabilitation and Healthcare
Date: October 31, 2013  Time: 12:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Remodeling of Chronic Bacterial Infectious Paradigms Demands New Approaches to Diagnosis, Treatment, and Biomedical Implant Design
Date: October 25, 2013  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: Mitchell Auditorium

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Bridging Biomedical Engineering and Rehabilitation Science: A Pathway to Progress
Date: October 24, 2013  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Nanoparticle-Based Systems for Imaging of Immune Cell Activation in CNS Disorders
Date: October 18, 2013  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: Mitchell Auditorium

SEMINAR - Nuclear Biomechanics and Cellular Phenotype
Date: October 11, 2013  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: Mitchell Auditorium

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - The Effect of Substrate Stiffness on Endothelial Cell Collective Migration for Angiogenesis
Date: October 9, 2013  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 302

SPECIAL SEMINAR - The Michigan Translational Research and Commercialization Program
Date: October 7, 2013  Time: 12:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Biomedical Ethics and Scientific Integrity
Date: October 4, 2013  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: Mitchell Auditorium

SEMINAR - Introduction to Faculty and University Resources
Date: September 27, 2013  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Cohort-Selective High-Gamma Rhythms Support Hierarchical Visual Processing During Word Recognition
Date: September 24, 2013  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Neuronal Mechanotransduction Using Magnetic Tweezers and Microfluidic Compartmentalization
Date: September 23, 2013  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Transmembrane Cell Signaling by Targeted Ultrasound Contrast Agents in Cancer Therapy
Date: September 17, 2013  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Volumetric and Growth Changes Induced by Serial Casting Treatment of Congenital Clubfoot on Tarsal Bones
Date: September 3, 2013  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Development of Molecular Imaging Method for Intraoperative Breast Cancer Margin Assessment Using Aqueous-Quantum-Dots-Enabled Molecular Probe
Date: August 29, 2013  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - The Design of a Novel 3D Micropatterned Tumor Microenvironment Model to Study the Intercellular Effects of Fibroblasts and Cancer Cells
Date: August 28, 2013  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Quantifying L-selectin Mediated Blastocyst Implantation Mechanics Utilizing Novel Tissue Engineered Blastocysts and Endometrium
Date: August 27, 2013  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - The Effects of Biomimetic Proteoglycans on Interstitial Flow-Induced Cancer Invasion
Date: August 26, 2013  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Effects of Cocaine on HIV-1 with Regard to Histone Methylation and T-Cell Adhesion
Date: August 23, 2013  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Improving Performance and Function: The Biomechanics of Core Stability and Total Knee Arthroplasty
Date: August 15, 2013  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Piezoelectric Plate Sensor for In Situ Genetic Detection of Hepatitis B Virus in Serum without DNA Isolation and Amplification
Date: August 8, 2013  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Mechanical Characterization of the Human Lumbar Intervertebral Disc Subjected to Impact Loading Conditions
Date: August 6, 2013  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

TOWN HALL MEETING - State of the Biomedical Technology Industry
Date: August 5, 2013  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 106

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Assessment of Fatigue in Brain Computer Interface Users
Date: August 1, 2013  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Monell Chemical Center, Room: 1st Flr. Conf. Room

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Exploring New Biomarkers of Pain using functional Near Infrared Spectroscopy (fNIRS)
Date: July 24, 2013  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - General Overview of Fiocruz and Its Graduate Programs
Date: July 18, 2013  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Mechanisms Underlying Antimicrobial Efficacies of Non-Thermal Dielectric Barrier Discharge (DBD) Plasma-Treated N-Acetyl Cysteine (NAC) Solution
Date: July 18, 2013  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: New College Building, Room: 7-401

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Short Course for Genome Assembly Based on Next Gen Sequencing Data: Platforms, Algorithms, Usage, Performances and Applications
Date: July 17, 2013  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Molecular Mechanisms Underlying Cartilage Poroelasticity
Date: July 12, 2013  Time: 12:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Synthesis and Characterization of Aqueous Cu2ZnSnS4 Nanoparticles for Antimicrobial Applications
Date: June 28, 2013  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 705

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - A Meta-Analysis of mRNA and microRNA Transcription in Chronic Pain
Date: June 21, 2013  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 705

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - In Situ Detection of Transrenal Gene Mutations without DNA Isolation and Amplification using Array Piezoelectric Plate Sensor (PEPS)
Date: June 6, 2013  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Afferent Effects in Wipe Reflex Corrections
Date: June 5, 2013  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Microfluidic Model of the Pathogenesis of Heparin Induced Thrombocytopenia
Date: June 3, 2013  Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Multi-Scale Biomechanics of Fiber-Reinforced Orthopedic Tissues
Date: May 31, 2013  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - How Does the Virus Move within a Cell? A Comparative Model of Viral Diffusion and Active Transport and their Impact on the Dynamics of Viral Infection
Date: May 31, 2013  Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Analysis of the Process of V(D)J Recombination through Diversity Identification of the CDR3 Region of B-cells
Date: May 30, 2013  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 705

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Interplay between MicroRNA and Hepatitis B Virus Replication
Date: May 29, 2013  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Control of Isometric Hindlimb Ground Reaction Forces with Acute Epidural Spinal Cord and Cauda Equina Stimulation in the Rat
Date: May 28, 2013  Time: 2:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Plasticity of Trunk Motor Cortex as a Result of Spinal Cord Injury and Robot Rehabilitation Training
Date: May 24, 2013  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Wireless Intracranial Pressure Sensors for the Assessment of Traumatic Brain Injury
Date: May 23, 2013  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Faculty and Laboratory Introduction Series: “Cellular Mechanics Laboratory
Date: May 17, 2013  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

SEMINAR - A Systematic Approach to Analyzing Human-Automation Interaction Using Formal Task Analytic Models
Date: May 10, 2013  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Braided Multi-Electrode Probes (BMEPs) for Neural Interfaces
Date: May 10, 2013  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - The Relationship Between Dorsolateral Prefrontal Activation and Speech Performance-Based Social Anxiety using Functional Near Infrared Spectroscopy
Date: May 9, 2013  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 705

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Integrating Engineering and Medical Pedagogies: A Step Toward Achieving Personalized Medicine
Date: May 8, 2013  Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Crisis as Opportunity: How Biomedical Engineers Can Transform American Health Care
Date: May 3, 2013  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Genetic Detection of Hepatitis B Virus using Piezoelectric Plate Sensor (PEPS)
Date: May 3, 2013  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Endothelial Cell-Basement Membrane Response to Glycated Collagen: A Mechanical and Biochemical Analysis
Date: April 25, 2013  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Strategies for Reducing Development Risk and Accelerating Time to Market for New Medical Devices
Date: April 19, 2013  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Resolving Microbial Identity and Function in the Community
Date: April 19, 2013  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 302

SEMINAR - Modeling Thalamocortical Relay Neuron, Parkinsonian Network and Deep Brain Stimulation
Date: April 12, 2013  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

JOINT SEMINAR - Human Performance and Human-Machine Systems
Date: April 11, 2013  Time: 1:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Encoding of Temporal Intervals in the Rat Hindlimb Sensorimotor Cortex: The Effects of Temporal Context, Brain-Machine Interface Control, and the Impact of Spinal Cord Injury
Date: April 11, 2013  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Engineering Stem Cell Membranes for Therapeutic Delivery
Date: April 5, 2013  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Optical Assessment of Vascular Disease Progression and Treatment
Date: April 1, 2013  Time: 7:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Estimation of Intra- and Inter-Strain Variation in Breast Density of Rats
Date: March 20, 2013  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Targeting the Colorectal Tumor Marker Guanylyl Cyclase C (GCC) to Mediate Subcellular Toxin Delivery
Date: March 19, 2013  Time: 12:15 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 705

SEMINAR - Opportunities for Collaboration on Advanced Imaging Research Projects with the Department of Radiology
Date: March 15, 2013  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Tribological Assessment of Hydrogels for Replacing Damaged Articular Cartilage
Date: March 13, 2013  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Lubrication by Polyelectrolytes – Ionic Strength, Valency and Geometry
Date: March 8, 2013  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Regenerative Spark: Biomimetic Electrical Signals for Tissue Engineering
Date: March 5, 2013  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Inkjet Printing of Functional Materials for Flexible Electronics Fabrication
Date: March 1, 2013  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

SEMINAR - Optical Brain Imaging (fNIR): An Interdisciplinary Approach to Monitor Human Brain Activities
Date: February 22, 2013  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

SEMINAR - Decision Making, Event-Related Potential and Non-Cholinergic Basal Forebrain Neurons
Date: February 15, 2013  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - A Three-Dimensional Cellular Model to Quantify L-selectin Mediated Blastocyst Implantation Mechanics
Date: February 13, 2013  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Curtis Hall, Room: 162

SEMINAR - Engineering Hyaluronic Acid Scaffolds to Modulate Stem Cell Interactions
Date: February 8, 2013  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Mechanisms Underlying Antimicrobial Efficacies of Dielectric Barrier Discharge (DBD) Plasma Treated N-Acetyl Cysteine Solution
Date: February 7, 2013  Time: 10:30 AM
Location: New College Building, Room: 7-401

SEMINAR - Information Discovery in Biological Datasets
Date: February 1, 2013  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

SEMINAR - Interstitial Flow: A Driving Force for Cancer Invasion and Metastasis
Date: January 25, 2013  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

SEMINAR - Open-source Body: Biomimetic Cues and Hardware Platforms for Tissue Engineering
Date: January 18, 2013  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Influence of Reduced Oxygen Tension on the Differentiation of Mouse Embryonic Stem Cells into Definitive Endoderm and Distal Lung Epithelial Cells
Date: January 17, 2013  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: New College Building, Room: 12-321

SEMINAR - Beyond Conventional Clinical Ultrasound: Advances in Elasticity Imaging and Therapeutics
Date: January 11, 2013  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - ZnO Nanoparticle Immunotoxicity
Date: December 17, 2012  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Polymer Ultrasound Contrast Agents for Targeted Drug and Gene Delivery
Date: December 14, 2012  Time: 2:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Textile Templated Anisotropic Electrospun Scaffolds for Cardiac Tissue Engineering
Date: December 14, 2012  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Molecular and Functional Transitions in the Irreversible Inactivation of HIV-1 by Virucidal Peptide Triazoles and Their Multivalent Conjugates
Date: December 11, 2012  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - From Embryogenesis to Simulated Development to Synthetic Biology: The Alliance of Modeling and Engineering in Biological Complex Systems
Date: December 10, 2012  Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Mechanisms of Rhythmic Bursting Involving Na+ and Ca2+ in Excitatory Networks of Brainstem and Spinal Cord: A Modeling Study
Date: December 7, 2012  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Korman Center, Room: G-116

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - The Use of Segmented Linear Models to Analyze Gene Array Time Course Experiments
Date: December 7, 2012  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 705

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Functional Near-Infrared Spectroscopy for the Measurement of Propofol Effects in Conscious Sedation during Outpatient Elective Colonoscopy
Date: December 7, 2012  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Monell Chemical Center, Room: 1st Flr. Conf. Room

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Interplay of Lipids and Proteins at the Viral Lipid Bilayer during Pore Formation
Date: December 6, 2012  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - The Whitaker International Program
Date: November 30, 2012  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: Mitchell Auditorium

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Detection of Transrenal Gene Mutations and Gene Methylations without DNA Isolation, Concentration and Amplification using Array Piezoelectric Plate Sensor (PEPS)
Date: November 29, 2012  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Live Cell and Tissue Movies, Information Theory and Gaming Hardware: New Approaches to Understanding Human Disease and Development
Date: November 16, 2012  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: Mitchell Auditorium

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Pediatric and Young Adult Biomechanical Response to Far-Side Oblique and Lateral Low-Speed Impacts
Date: November 12, 2012  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Simulation and Virtual Patients in Medical Education
Date: November 9, 2012  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: Mitchell Auditorium

JOINT SEMINAR - Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) in Blast-Exposed Combat Veterans and Football Players, and a New Blast Neurotrauma Mouse Model
Date: October 26, 2012  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: Mitchell Auditorium

ALUMNI SERIES SEMINAR - Tractor Beams on a Chip
Date: October 19, 2012  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: Mitchell Auditorium

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Transition from Ductal Carcinoma In Situ to Invasive Ductal Carcinoma: The Combined Roles of Mechanical and Molecular Factors
Date: October 16, 2012  Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Electrospun Hydroxyapatite-Containing Chitosan Nanofibers For Bone Tissue Engineering Applications
Date: October 15, 2012  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 302

SEMINAR - Academic Program and Laboratory Introduction Series: Part 1 – Biomedical Technology Development Concentration and Certificate / Part 2 – Implant Research Center
Date: October 12, 2012  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: Mitchell Auditorium

JOINT SEMINAR - Novel Therapeutic Options for Patients with Acquired and Congenital Heart Disease: A New Twist for Heart Pumps
Date: October 5, 2012  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: Mitchell Auditorium

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Nano-Biotechnological Methods and Tools for Innovative Diagnostics and Therapy
Date: October 4, 2012  Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Exploring New Biomarkers of Pain using Functional Near Infrared Spectroscopy (fNIRS)
Date: October 4, 2012  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Monell Chemical Center, Room: 1st Flr. Conf. Room

SEMINAR - Faculty and Laboratory Introduction Series: “Cellular Biomechanics and Mechanobiology”
Date: September 28, 2012  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: Mitchell Auditorium

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Targeting Latent HIV Reservoirs by Multivalent Nanoparticle-Peptide Triazoles Complex
Date: September 26, 2012  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 705

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Functional Near Infrared Spectroscopy (fNIR): An Emerging Neuroimaging Technology with Important Applications for the Study of Social Anxiety Disorder
Date: September 25, 2012  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Monell Chemical Center, Room, Room: 1st Flr. Conf. Room

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Subharmonic Aided Pressure Estimation for Monitoring Interstitial Fluid Pressure in Tumors
Date: September 25, 2012  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Strength Characterization of Ceramic Femoral Heads of Total Hip Arthroplasties using a Fluid Pressure Controlled Destructive Proof Test and Finite Element Analysis
Date: September 21, 2012  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Exponent, Room: Suite 200

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Development of a Multi-Functional Biopolymer Scaffold for Neural Tissue Engineering
Date: September 18, 2012  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 302

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Characterizing Interneuronal Network Activity in the Lumbar Cord of the Air-Stepping Spinal Cat
Date: September 12, 2012  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Fabrication of Surface Enhanced Raman Scattering (SERS) Substrates Made from Nanoparticle Printing Inks for Detection of Biological Molecules
Date: August 16, 2012  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Discover Anatomical Signatures from Medical Images - Landmarks, Shapes and More
Date: August 14, 2012  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Comparison of Hemodynamic Response to Repeated Cold Noxious Stimuli Induced by Peltier Device to that of Cold Pressor Tests using Functional Near Infrared Spectroscopy (fNIRS)
Date: August 10, 2012  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Monell Chemical Center, Room: 1st Flr. Conf. Room

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - A Computational and Literature Curated Study of the Influence of the Relationship between NO PO2 and Local Blood Flow Regulation within Micro Vascular Systems in Mammals
Date: August 8, 2012  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 705

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Wireless Intracranial Pressure Sensors for the Assessment of Traumatic Brain Injury
Date: August 3, 2012  Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 705

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Animal and Mathematical Modeling of Common Myotendinous Injuries
Date: July 26, 2012  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Applications of Machine Learning Techniques to Ultrasound Speckle Tracking
Date: July 16, 2012  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Noninvasive Ambient Pressure Estimation using Ultrasound Contrast Agents: Invoking Subharmonics for Cardiac and Hepatic Applications
Date: July 13, 2012  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Optical Interrogation of Large Scale Biological Neural Networks Via Optogenetics
Date: July 12, 2012  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Optical Spectroscopy and Imaging of Tissue Metabolism
Date: July 11, 2012  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Development and Fabrication of Silver Composite PEEK to Prevent Microbial Attachment and Periprosthetic Infection
Date: July 11, 2012  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 705

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Super-Porous PVA Hydrogel with the Controlled Release of IGF-1 for Cartilage Tissue Engineering
Date: June 26, 2012  Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Study of Gas Bubbles Stabilized by Surfactants for Use as Ultrasound Contrast Agents and Drug Carriers
Date: June 21, 2012  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Raman Spectroscopy Detects Allograft Rejection with Molecular Specificity
Date: June 18, 2012  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 302

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - A Role for Sigma1 in the Maintenance of ER Protein Homeostasis through the Modulation of VCP-Mediated Ubiquitin-Selective Autophagy
Date: June 14, 2012  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 705

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Meta-analysis of Protein Structural Alignment
Date: June 14, 2012  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Assessing Breast Cancer Margin using Aqueous-Quantum-Dots-Enabled Molecular Probe
Date: June 14, 2012  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - An Automated Wound Identification System Based on Image Segmentation and Artificial Neural Networks
Date: June 13, 2012  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Fragment Based Ig and TCR Identification and Its Applications
Date: June 8, 2012  Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 705

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Formulation, Fabrication, and Drug Loading of PEGylated Ultrasound Contrasts Agents Intended To Evade the Immune System
Date: June 6, 2012  Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 302

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Application Development and Investigation of a Cognitive Training Protocol
Date: June 5, 2012  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bellet Building, Room: 310

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Study of Ultrasound-Induced Leakage from DOPC/DPPC/Cholesterol Model Membranes
Date: June 5, 2012  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Optical Resonator Biosensors
Date: June 4, 2012  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Little Worm, Big Brooms: Chromosome-scale Selective Sweeps in C. Elegans
Date: June 4, 2012  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Dragonfly Forest: Engaging the Necessities of Children with Autism and Medical Needs
Date: June 1, 2012  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Studies of Ankle Sprains Using Novel Techniques Including Video and Motion Analyses, Computational Models, and Weight Bearing MRI
Date: May 29, 2012  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Intercellular and Extracellular Adhesion Signals Control Cardiac Myocyte Structural and Functional Remodeling: Cadherin and Hyaluronan Receptor Mediated Mechanosensing
Date: May 24, 2012  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Cyclic Stretch Induced Oxidative Injury Increases Alveolar Permeability via ERK-NF-kB Signaling
Date: May 18, 2012  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

SEMINAR - Fatigue Mitigation Technologies for Space Operations and Beyond
Date: May 11, 2012  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Nanomechanics: Opportunities in Tissue Assessment, Regeneration and Mimetics
Date: May 10, 2012  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Protein Interactions: Novel Therapeutic Targets for Infectious Diseases
Date: May 4, 2012  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

SEMINAR - The Relationship of Nursing and Biomechanical Engineering
Date: April 27, 2012  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Assembling and Interrogating the Regulatory Logic of Cancer Cells to Elucidate Mechanisms of Non-oncogene Addictions
Date: April 26, 2012  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Tribological Assessment of Hydrogels for Replacing Damaged Articular Cartilage
Date: April 25, 2012  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - NMDA Receptor and Prefrontal Cortex Functions
Date: April 20, 2012  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Influence of Reduced Oxygen Tension on Endoderm Germ Layer Differentiation of Mouse Embryonic Stem Cells
Date: April 19, 2012  Time: 1:30 PM
Location: New College Building, Room: 12-321

SEMINAR - Drexel Smart House: Better Living Through Smart Design and Technology
Date: April 13, 2012  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Translational Medicine: Engineering Dextrans for Therapeutic Vascularization and Tissue Repair
Date: April 9, 2012  Time: 12:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Spatial Regulation of Gene Expression During Nerve Regeneration
Date: April 6, 2012  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Princeton in Africa: A Sustainable Agriculture Project for the Nyumbani Orphanage in Kenya
Date: April 4, 2012  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

WORKSHOP AND SOCIAL - Technology Adoption Cycle and Commercialization
Date: March 30, 2012  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Building, Room: Room 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Evaluation of Chronic Wounds by Raman Spectroscopy and Image Processing
Date: March 28, 2012  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Music and Trust: Initial Thoughts
Date: March 28, 2012  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Monell Chemical Senses Center, Room: Suite 100

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Predicting the Effects of Intracellular Protein Variation on Base Excision Repair Capacity in Human Cells
Date: March 20, 2012  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Improving Nature’s Design: Engineering Peptides and Proteins for Enhanced Fitness and Function
Date: March 13, 2012  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Coherent Optical Imaging Techniques for Structural and Functional Imaging of the Brain and Retina
Date: March 12, 2012  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 705

SEMINAR - Engineering Children: What Are the Limits?
Date: March 9, 2012  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

SEMINAR - 3-Dimensional Data Representation in Organic Modeling
Date: March 2, 2012  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Computational Analysis of the Colonic Transciptome and In Vitro Biomarker Analysis Using a Novel Microfluidic Quantum Dot Linked Immunoassay
Date: March 2, 2012  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Shear Stress-Induced Nitric Oxide (NO) Production: Mechanisms and the Inhibitory Effect of Cholesterol Enrichment
Date: February 29, 2012  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Role of MMP-9 in Selective Motor Neuron Degeneration in ALS
Date: February 24, 2012  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room, Room: 120

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Translational Research in Cardiac Regeneration
Date: February 23, 2012  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Rapid Modification of Retrovirus Surfaces for Targeted Gene Delivery
Date: February 17, 2012  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Synthetic Strategies for Overcoming Cell- and Tissue-Level Barriers to Drug and Vaccine Delivery
Date: February 14, 2012  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Evolutionary Functional Connectivity and Flexible Modeling in fMRI Data
Date: February 10, 2012  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

SEMINAR - Tactile Acceleration Cues for Biomedical Robotics
Date: February 3, 2012  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

SEMINAR - Addressing Cancer Health Disparities Through Research Training and Education
Date: January 27, 2012  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

SEMINAR - Noncompliance with Medication and Long Term Delivery Systems
Date: January 20, 2012  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

SEMINAR - The Statistical Physics of Robots: Understanding How LocalInteractions Shape Global Behaviors
Date: January 13, 2012  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: 120

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Spinal Reconstruction: Biologic Fusion Enhancers and Their Interaction with the Nervous System
Date: January 12, 2012  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Cell-Biomaterial Interactions in Orthopedic Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine
Date: January 11, 2012  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Constitutive K-RasG12D Activation of ERK2 Specifically Regulates Pancreatic Cancer Oncogenesis in 3D
Date: January 4, 2012  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: New College Building, Room: 11-101

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Investigation of Near-Infrared Light Propagation with Monte Carlo and Phantom Simulations
Date: December 20, 2011  Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Monell Chemical Center, Room: 114

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Electrospun, Mineralized Chitosan Nanofibers Crosslinked with Genipin for Cranial and Maxillofacial Tissue Engineering
Date: December 16, 2011  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 302

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Textile-Templated Anisotropic Electrospun Scaffolds for Cardiac Tissue Engineering
Date: December 15, 2011  Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 302

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Role of Vitamin Encapsulated Nanosomes in Protecting Skin from UV Damage
Date: December 15, 2011  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 302

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Microarray Meta-Analysis of Healthy Aging in Human Organs
Date: December 14, 2011  Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 705

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Characterization of Osteoblast Behavior on Biomimetic Materials
Date: December 9, 2011  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Interneuron Synchrony and the Transition to Spontaneous Seizures
Date: December 8, 2011  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Contrast Ultrasound Based Noninvasive Pressure Estimation - Invoking Subharmonics for Cardiac and Hepatic Applications
Date: December 7, 2011  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Advanced Signal Processing for Arterial Spin Labeled Perfusion MRI
Date: December 7, 2011  Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Monell Chemical Center, Room: 114

SEMINAR - Functional Optical Brain Imaging @ CONQUER CollabOrative
Date: December 2, 2011  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: Mitchell Auditorium

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Microfabricated Quantum-dot Linked Immuno-Diagnostic Assay (QLIDA) with Electrothermal Mixing
Date: December 1, 2011  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Randell Hall, Room: 115

SEMINAR - What is Biomedical Informatics and Why is it Hard
Date: November 18, 2011  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: Mitchell Auditorium

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Sensory Response Diversity and Thalamocortical Communication in the Whisker System
Date: November 17, 2011  Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Developing New Medical Products: Capitalizing on Engineering Ingenuity
Date: November 11, 2011  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: Mitchell Auditorium

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Tailoring Mechanical and Chemical Cues to Guide Mesenchymal Stem Cell Chondrogenesis for Engineering Cartilage Tissue
Date: November 10, 2011  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Quantifying the Risk of Infectious Microorganisms
Date: November 4, 2011  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: Mitchell Auditorium

SEMINAR - The Role of the Experimental Animal Model in Orthopaedic Research
Date: October 28, 2011  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room: Auditorium

SEMINAR - Applications of Molecular Phylogenetics and DNA Barcodes in Green Plants
Date: October 21, 2011  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: Mitchell Auditorium

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Modeling of Human Aging using a Systems Approach
Date: October 19, 2011  Time: 9:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Faculty and Laboratory Introduction Series: Neuroengineering
Date: October 14, 2011  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: Mitchell Auditorium

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Robot-driven Epidural Spinal Cord Stimulation Compared with Conventional Stimulation in Adult Spinalized Rats
Date: October 13, 2011  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Hagerty Library, Room: L33

SEMINAR - Faculty and Laboratory Introduction Series: Cellular Biomechanics and Mechanobiology
Date: October 7, 2011  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: Mitchell Auditorium

SEMINAR - Biomedical Ethics: Definitions, Examples and Policies
Date: September 30, 2011  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: Mitchell Auditorium

SEMINAR - Overview of Research in the School of Biomedical Engineering, Science & Health Systems
Date: September 23, 2011  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: Mitchell Auditorium

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Synthesis and Characterization of a Chondroitin Sulfate Based Hybrid Bio/Synthetic Biomimetic Aggrecan Macromolecule
Date: September 20, 2011  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Mesostructural Analysis of Aortic Heart Valve Leaflets: Collagen Fibre Structures and Electrospun Scaffolds
Date: September 19, 2011  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Theory, Technique, Application, and Safety
Date: September 12, 2011  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: CONQUER CollabOrative - Monell Chemical Center, Room: 1st Flr. Conf. Room

SPECIAL SEMINAR - High Resolution Structural and Functional Neurovascular Imaging by Laser Speckle Contrast Analysis
Date: September 8, 2011  Time: 11:30 AM
Location: CONQUER CollabOrative - Monell Chemical Center, Room: 1st Flr. Conf. Room

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Development of a Versatile Wireless fNIR System
Date: August 30, 2011  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: CONQUER CollabOrative - Monell Chemical Center, Room: 1st Flr. Conf. Room

SPECIAL SEMINAR - High-throughput RNAi Based Functional Pharmacogenomics for Drug Target Identification in Cancer and Application of QPCR
Date: August 23, 2011  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Pharmacotherapy and Passive Exercise Induce Cortical Reorganization Independent of the Order Administered to Spinalized Rats
Date: August 22, 2011  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Reconstructions and Restorations in Plastic Surgery: a Perspective from Microsurgery to Tissue Engineering
Date: August 16, 2011  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Neurorehabilitation Technology Research at the National University of Ireland Maynooth
Date: July 27, 2011  Time: 2:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Imitation of Nature’s Design Lead to Novel Biomaterials for New Bone Growth
Date: July 20, 2011  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: New College Building, Room: 7-401

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Systematic in-vitro and in-vivo Toxicity Studies of Aqueous Quantum Dots
Date: June 20, 2011  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - The Role of Extracellular Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 Viral Protein R in Neuropathogenesis
Date: June 13, 2011  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: New College Building, Room: Geary Auditorium A

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Gradient Porous Structure (GPS) Plastics for Tissue Engineering & Orthopedics
Date: June 10, 2011  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 630-A

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Studies on a New Ultrasound Contrast Agent: Strategies for Increasing the Population of Nano Bubbles and for Encapsulation of Paclitaxel
Date: June 7, 2011  Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Model-predictive Control for Biomechanical Simulations
Date: June 3, 2011  Time: 2:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 633

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Proteomic Scale Effect of HSP90 Inhibition with 17-AAG and Radicicol
Date: June 2, 2011  Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 705

SPECIAL SEMINAR - The Triangle of Innovation – Government, Academia, and Industry
Date: June 1, 2011  Time: 2:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 705

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Neuronal Mechanisms Underlying Seizure Generation in an Animal Model of Chronic Epilepsy
Date: June 1, 2011  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: W.W. Hagerty Library, Room: 302

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Osteolytic Potential of Polyethylene Wear Debris in Periprosthetic Tissues Around Total Joint Replacements
Date: May 31, 2011  Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Interplay between MicroRNA and Hepatitis B Virus Replication
Date: May 29, 2011  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Interplay between MicroRNA and Hepatitis B Virus Replication
Date: May 29, 2011  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Interplay between MicroRNA and Hepatitis B Virus Replication
Date: May 29, 2011  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Plasma Produced Reactive Oxygen and Nitrogen Species in Angiogenesis
Date: May 26, 2011  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Curtis Hall, Room: 162

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Quantitative X-ray Differential Interference Contrast Microscopy
Date: May 24, 2011  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 705

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - The Role of Inflammation and Oxidative Stress in Total Hip Replacement Revisions: Development of a Diagnostic Panel for Osteolysis
Date: May 23, 2011  Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 633

SEMINAR - Expanding Horizons and Challenges of Safe Medical Device Interoperability
Date: May 20, 2011  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Biomedical Ethics: Definitions, Examples and Policies
Date: May 13, 2011  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Size, Shape, and Spatial Distribution Analysis of Sub-Micron Hip Implant Wear Particles at Sub-Optical Resolution Using Deconvolution Methods
Date: May 12, 2011  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Safe and Effective Medical TechnoloSafe and Effective Medical Technology: The Roles of Clinical and Biomedical Engineersgy: The Roles of Clinical and Biomedical Engineers
Date: May 6, 2011  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SPECIAL SEMINAR - The Role of Drexel weServe in The Gambia
Date: April 27, 2011  Time: 12:30 PM
Location: James E. Marks Inter Cultural Center (ICC), Room: Multipurpose Room

SOCIAL - Coulter Translational Research Partnership Celebration
Date: April 26, 2011  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: Mitchell Auditorium

SEMINAR - Microfluidic Nano-Liter Platform for Ultrasensitive Detection of Low-Abundance Surface-Marker Protein and Cell Secretion Analysis
Date: April 22, 2011  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Cognitive Superstars: Behavioral, Neuroimaging, and Genetic Studies
Date: April 8, 2011  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

CAREER EVENT - Biomedical Engineering Career Workshop
Date: April 5, 2011  Time: 5:00 PM
Location: Hagerty Library, Room: L13C

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - HIV-1 Inhibitors Based on PLGA Nanoparticles and Their Peptide Triazole Assemblies
Date: April 4, 2011  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - weServe: Good Shepherd Style
Date: April 1, 2011  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Controlling Intercellular and Extracellular Adhesion Mechanics in Engineered Cardiac Myocytes
Date: March 29, 2011  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Biomed/weServe Seminar - Challenges and Rewards of Building Capacity to Support Healthcare Technologies around the Globe
Date: March 11, 2011  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Engineering Biocompatible Neural Interfaces
Date: March 4, 2011  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Assessment of the Gait Sensitivity Norm as a Predictor of Falls Risk during Walking using a Neuromusculoskeletal Model
Date: March 4, 2011  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 633

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - The Biomechanics of Lumbar Total Disc Replacement Impingement: In Silica Investigations of Polyethylene Damage Modes of Lumbar Total Disc Replacement
Date: March 1, 2011  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Hagerty Library, Room: L33

SEMINAR - Molecular Recognition in Biological Processes
Date: February 25, 2011  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Electrospun Soy Protein-Based Scaffolds for Skin Tissue Engineering and Wound Healing
Date: February 24, 2011  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 633

SEMINAR - How to Take Advantage of Emerging Public Space Access for Research
Date: February 18, 2011  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Disorders of Consciousness and Neuroimaging: Optical Brain Imaging (fNIR) Study
Date: February 18, 2011  Time: 1:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - The Role of Syk Kinase in UV Mediated Skin Damage
Date: February 15, 2011  Time: 1:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 633

SEMINAR - Direct Human Brain Recordings and the Neural Basis of Conceptual Representations
Date: February 11, 2011  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - How Biomechanical Forces Shape the Tumor Microenvironment
Date: February 4, 2011  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Learning and Decision-Making in the Brain
Date: January 28, 2011  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - System Immunology - The Multiscale Nature of Innate and Adaptive Immunity
Date: January 21, 2011  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Comparison of Principal and Independent Component Analysis in Removing Extracerebral Interference from Near-Infrared Spectroscopy Signals
Date: January 14, 2011  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Age-related Changes in Geometric Characteristics of the Pediatric Thoracic Cage
Date: January 7, 2011  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Scaffolds with Oriented Microchannels for Angioneural Regenerative Engineering
Date: December 13, 2010  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Functional Near Infrared Spectroscopy based Brain Computer Interface
Date: December 10, 2010  Time: 1:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Elucidating the Mechanisms of Mitochondrial Redistribution and Microtubule Array Reorganization during Sema3A Induced Axonal Retraction
Date: December 7, 2010  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

GUEST LECTURE - Addressing Opportunities for weServe Collaborations between Drexel University and the Inglis Foundation
Date: December 3, 2010  Time: 1:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: Mitchell Auditorium

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Engineered Nano-Composite Scaffold for Repair and Regeneration of Skeletal Tissue
Date: November 30, 2010  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - The Characterization and Evaluation of Wound-induced Hair Follicle Neogenesis
Date: November 29, 2010  Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 302

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Generation of the Sodium / Myo-Inositol Cotransporter 1 (Slc5a3) Gene Knockout Murine Model, Characterization of Its Lethal Phenotype, and Revision of the 'Inositol Depletion Hypothesis'
Date: November 29, 2010  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 302

SEMINAR - Surgery with Molecular Fluorescence Imaging using Activatable Cell-penetrating Peptides Decreases Residual Cancer and Improves Survival
Date: November 19, 2010  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Co-electrospun Blends of PLGA, Gelatin and Elastin as Non-thrombogenic Scaffolds for Vascular Tissue Engineering
Date: November 19, 2010  Time: 9:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Development and Clinical Applications of Circulating Tumor Cell (CTC) Chip
Date: November 17, 2010  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Organic and Nanowire Devices for Brain-Computer Interfaces
Date: November 12, 2010  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Neural Computations Underlying Auditory-object Processing
Date: November 5, 2010  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - The Basis for a Second-generation Highly Cross-linked UHMWPE
Date: October 29, 2010  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Assessment of Chronic Wounds Using In Vivo Diffuse Near Infrared Spectroscopy
Date: October 29, 2010  Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Context and Episodic Memory
Date: October 28, 2010  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - National Science Foundation and Funding Opportunities in Biomedical Engineering
Date: October 22, 2010  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Fellowship Awareness: Information Session and Panel Discussion
Date: October 15, 2010  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Neural Activity during Generalized Flash Suppression in Visual Cortex
Date: October 13, 2010  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 302

SEMINAR - Information Awareness Tools: Learn To Use Library Research Tools and Techniques
Date: October 8, 2010  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Engineering Health Care for the 21st Century
Date: October 1, 2010  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Overview of Research in the School of Biomedical Engineering, Science & Health Systems
Date: September 24, 2010  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Fascicle Scale Experiments and Computational Analyses of the Achilles' Tendon
Date: September 14, 2010  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - A Technique for Assessing Foot Kinematics and Plantar Surface Characteristics during Stance for Varying Arch Structures
Date: September 7, 2010  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - HIV Protein Sequence Signatures for Crosstalk with Host Proteins
Date: September 1, 2010  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Analysis of the Degree and the Mechanism of Airborne Bacterial Inactivation using Dielectric Barrier Discharge
Date: August 20, 2010  Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Gamma Oscillatory Activity: A Mechanism for Sensory Gating
Date: August 20, 2010  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Sleep and Beyond: A Multidimensional Scope into Brain Responsiveness
Date: August 17, 2010  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Curcumin Loaded Ultrasound Contrast Agents for Drug Delivery to Tumor Cells
Date: August 16, 2010  Time: 2:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 302

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Identifying the Substrate for Successful Robot Rehabilitation in Adult Rats Spinalized as Neonates: The Role of the Trunk in Locomotor Recovery after Complete Low-Thoracic Transection
Date: August 13, 2010  Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Activity of Bifunctional Motoneurons during Fictive Locomotion: A Computational Modeling Study
Date: August 11, 2010  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Advanced Ultrasound in Image-guided Intervention Systems
Date: August 3, 2010  Time: 12:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Targeted Radionuclide Therapy of Metastatic Ovarian Cancer
Date: July 19, 2010  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: New College Building, Room: 11-101

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - The Neurorobotic Interface for Decoding a Skilled Hindlimb Movement Before and After a Spinal Cord Injury
Date: June 30, 2010  Time: 2:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 302

SPECIAL SEMINAR - DBGA/Biomed Seminar: Navigating Your Career in the Global Life Sciences Marketplace
Date: June 28, 2010  Time: 11:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Age-related Changes in Geometric Characteristics of the Pediatric Thoracic Cage and Comparison of Thorax Shape with a Pediatric CPR Manikin
Date: June 24, 2010  Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Biomimetic Aggrecan based on a PolyAcrylic Acid (PAA) Core and Chondroitin Sulfate (CS) Bristles
Date: June 23, 2010  Time: 2:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 302

SPECIAL SEMINAR - DBGA/Biomed Seminar: "Medical Device Development: An Industry Perspective"
Date: June 22, 2010  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Epidermal Growth Factor (EGF) and Transforming Growth Factor (TGFβ1) Promotes EMT in Primary Prostate Cancer Cells via Ras Signaling
Date: June 22, 2010  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: New College Building, Room: 6101

SEMINAR - Direct Human Brain Recordings and the Neural Basis of Conceptual Representations
Date: June 4, 2010  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Microcontact Printing Approaches To Pattern the Attachment of Endothelial Cells on Silicone Surfaces with Microgrooves
Date: June 4, 2010  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 302

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Immune-Nanotoxicity of Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles: Design of an Inhibition-Based Investigation
Date: June 3, 2010  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Crosstalk between Pathogen and the Host, A Bioinformatics Approach
Date: June 1, 2010  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Large-Scale Integration of Microarray Data: Investigating the Pathologies of Cancer and Infectious Diseases
Date: June 1, 2010  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - System Level Analyses of Biological Systems: Human Performance, Fish Swimming and Biorobotics
Date: May 28, 2010  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Functional Signatures in Protein-protein Interaction and Their Impact on Signaling Pathways
Date: May 28, 2010  Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Poloxamer (PLX) Coatings Modulate Chronic Inflammation and Enhance Biocompatibility in Multichannel Microelectrode Arrays
Date: May 25, 2010  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Propagating Waves in the Cortex: Neuronal Dynamics Revealed by Fast Optical Imaging
Date: May 21, 2010  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Functional Near Infrared Spectroscopy in the Multimodal Assessment of Working Memory Impairments Following Traumatic Brain Injury
Date: May 18, 2010  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Assessing the Impact of Auto‐correlations on the Information Represented by Neurons in the Central Nervous System
Date: May 17, 2010  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - The Functional Role of Th-POK in Lineage Commitment During T-cell Development
Date: May 17, 2010  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Hagerty Library, Room: L33

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - A Systems Biology Approach to Identify Molecular Determinants of Cell Survival in Breast Cancer
Date: May 17, 2010  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 705

SEMINAR - Prediction of Catalytic Residues of Proteins: A Bioinformatics Approach
Date: May 14, 2010  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Semi-degradable, Multi-Functional Hydrogels for Articular Cartilage Tissue Engineering
Date: May 14, 2010  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 302

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - A Novel and Comprehensive Artifact Reduction Strategy for EMG Collected During fMRI at 3 Tesla
Date: May 11, 2010  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 705

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Medical Image Fusion for Disease Quantitation and Image Guided Procedures
Date: May 11, 2010  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Synthesis and Characterization of an Enzymatically Resistant Biomimetic Aggrecan Glycopolymer
Date: May 11, 2010  Time: 9:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Regenerative Medicine: Scaffolds to Organs
Date: May 7, 2010  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Integrative Biocomputational / Experimental Modeling of Cancer Growth, Invasion, and Drug Response
Date: May 3, 2010  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Brain Mapping of Single and Multiple Languages: Common vs. Distinct Neural Correlates
Date: April 30, 2010  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - The Role of Syk Kinase in UV Mediated Skin Damage
Date: April 26, 2010  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Application of Advanced Antibody Microarray in Cancer Biomarker Discovery
Date: April 23, 2010  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Plasma Produced Reactive Oxygen and Nitrogen Species in Angiogenesis
Date: April 21, 2010  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Activity of Bifunctional Motoneurons during Fictive Locomotion: A Computational Modeling Study
Date: April 20, 2010  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - A Single Choreographed Cascade of Transcription Factors Controls the Anti-viral Response
Date: April 19, 2010  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Detecting a "Signature" Neuropathology for Blast-Induced Traumatic Brain Injury
Date: April 16, 2010  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Cartilage Tissue Engineering Strategies and Use as Model Systems
Date: April 14, 2010  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Fibroblast Growth Factor-2 Interaction with Vascular Cells and Basement Membrane under Physiological Fluid Flow and Diabetic Hyperglycemia
Date: April 12, 2010  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Curtis Hall, Room: 162

SEMINAR - Musculo-Skeletal Indeterminacies: The Rehabilitation Viewpoint
Date: April 9, 2010  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Comparison of Automated Algorithms for Depicting Vascular Architecture in Micro-flow Imaging
Date: April 8, 2010  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Biomechanical Modeling and Evaluation of the Lumbar Spine: Simulation of Case Specific Total Disc Replacement Scenarios
Date: April 5, 2010  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Current Investigations at the Tel-Aviv University Biophotonics Laboratory
Date: April 5, 2010  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Optimization of a Novel Wide-Field, High Resolution Optical Microscopy System
Date: March 30, 2010  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Fabrication and Testing of Silver Composite PEEK to Prevent Microbial Attachment and Periprosthetic Infection
Date: March 19, 2010  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Science Ctr. - 3401 Market Street, Room: 300

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Protein Motifs Mediating Virus - Host Interactions
Date: March 18, 2010  Time: 1:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Interstitial Flow in the Tumor Microenvironment: How Biomechanical Forces Can Drive Cancer Invasion
Date: March 18, 2010  Time: 9:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering Strategies for Engineering Neural Interfaces and Neural Repair
Date: March 17, 2010  Time: 12:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - In vitro Model Systems for Cardiovascular Tissue Engineering
Date: March 15, 2010  Time: 12:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Manufacturing Nano-sized Powders using Salt- and Sugar-assisted Milling
Date: March 15, 2010  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: W.W. Hagerty Library, Room: L33/L34

SEMINAR - Experimental Orthopedic Biomechanics: Lower Extremity Injuries
Date: March 12, 2010  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SPECIAL SEMINAR - The Cortico-basal Ganglia Pathway and Decision-making
Date: March 11, 2010  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Microcirculation and Wound Healing in Diabetes
Date: March 5, 2010  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Understanding Mechanisms of Traumatic Brain and Eye Injury for Better Prevention, Diagnosis, and Treatment
Date: March 3, 2010  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Ultrasound Sensitive Polymeric Drug Carriers for Treatment of Solid Tumors
Date: February 26, 2010  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 302

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Enhancement of Biomolecule Binding on Biosensors using AC Electrokinetics
Date: February 22, 2010  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Optical Brain Imaging (fNIR): An Interdisciplinary Approach to Monitor Human Brain Activities
Date: February 19, 2010  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - The Role of UHMWPE Wear Debris in the Immune Cell Response, Inflammatory Mediator Release and Clinical Performance of Total Disc Replacement
Date: February 18, 2010  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Micro-environmental Regulation of Cancer Initiation and Progression: MEMS-Based Approach
Date: February 17, 2010  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Semi-degradable, Multi-functional Hydrogels for Cartilage Tissue Engineering: A Collaboration with Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Date: February 12, 2010  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - WeServe - Good Shepherd Style: Service through Compassionate Care, Knowledge and Technology
Date: February 5, 2010  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Total Knee Arthroplasty Biomechanics
Date: February 3, 2010  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Multi-Resonant Thickness Shear Mode (MTSM) Measurement Technique for Quantitative Characterization of Biological Interfacial Processes
Date: February 1, 2010  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - SEMINAR #1: Injectable Copolymers Based on Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide)-Poly(ethylene glycol) / SEMINAR #2: Ensemble of Classifiers for Learning in Nonstationary Environments
Date: January 29, 2010  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

WORKSHOP AND SOCIAL - Translational Medicine and Applied Biotechnology Workshop
Date: January 28, 2010  Time: 3:00 PM
Location: New College Building, Room: Geary Auditorium A

SEMINAR - Research Showcase
Date: January 22, 2010  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - New Insights into the Mechanism of Cardiotoxicity of Cancer Chemotherapy
Date: January 15, 2010  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Skin Bioengineering and Bioinformatics
Date: January 8, 2010  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Technology Commercialization Assessment: Near Infrared Wound Healing Monitor
Date: December 18, 2009  Time: 2:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Fabrication of SERS Substrates using Printable Nanoparticle Inks for Detection of Biological Molecules in Mixtures
Date: December 11, 2009  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Imaging Brain Activity In Vivo with Voltage-Sensitive Dyes and Fluorescent Calcium Indicator Proteins
Date: December 11, 2009  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Enhancing our Antibiotic Arsenal using Systems Biology
Date: December 8, 2009  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Supporting Global Health in Botswana through the Development of an Open Source Electronic Health Record (EHR)
Date: December 4, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Soft Nanostructured Films for Biomedical and Biosensing Applications
Date: December 1, 2009  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center , Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Study of Gas Bubbles Stabilized by Surfactants for Use as Ultrasound Contrast Agents and Drug Carriers
Date: November 23, 2009  Time: 11:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Technology and the Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias: Complex Tools Designed to Meet the Complexities of Physiology
Date: November 20, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Manipulation of Microparticles using a Piezoelectric Actuator
Date: November 16, 2009  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Neurophysiological, Computational, and Engineering Approaches in Cardiorespiratory Control
Date: November 13, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Extracting Hand Kinematics from Non-invasively Acquired Neural Signals
Date: November 11, 2009  Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Locomotor Recovery After Body Weight Supported Treadmill Training (BWSTT) in Contused Rats
Date: November 6, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Medical Device Industry in China: Status and Trends – The Case of the Global R&D Center of a Multi-National Company in China
Date: November 5, 2009  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - A Signal Processing Framework for Studying Functional Brain Networks
Date: November 3, 2009  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Brain Tumor Stem Cells – Do They Exist and Are They Therapeutically Relevant?
Date: October 30, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Creating Possibilities For Disabled People to Live Full Lives Through Adapted Technologies
Date: October 23, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Biomed Research Showcase
Date: October 16, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Collagen Glycation Induced Modification of Endothelial Cells and Basement Membrane Interactions
Date: October 16, 2009  Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Tract-specific Analysis of Brain White Matter
Date: October 9, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Life Science Technologies
Date: October 2, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Analysis of Host-Pathogen Interactions: A Bioinformatics Approach
Date: September 28, 2009  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Assessment of Chronic Wounds using In Vivo Diffuse Near Infrared Spectroscopy
Date: September 25, 2009  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - High Glucose and Glycated Substrates Alter Endothelial Cell Shape Change Response to Shear Stress
Date: September 24, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Curtis Hall, Room: 162

SPECIAL SEMINAR - A Human Umbilical Cord Blood Stem Cell-based Approach for Brain Repair using Tissue-engineered 3-D Constructs
Date: September 23, 2009  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Meta-Scale Bioinformatics Analysis in Cancer and Metastasis
Date: September 21, 2009  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Deciphering the Grammar of Protein-Protein Interactions: A Multidimensional Enrichment Analysis using Databases on Protein Domains and Motifs
Date: September 18, 2009  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Seizure Detection using a Novel Multi-Measurement Support Vector Machine Algorithm
Date: September 16, 2009  Time: 1:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Biomechanical Mechanisms of Bone Fragility
Date: September 16, 2009  Time: 11:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Correlating Structure and Function through Multi-Modal Imaging: New Insights into Cardiac Arrhythmias
Date: September 15, 2009  Time: 11:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Electrospun Soy Protein-Based Scaffolds for Wound Healing and Skin Tissue Regeneration
Date: September 14, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - A Human Umbilical Cord Blood Stem Cells Based Approach for CNS Repair After Stroke Using Tissue-Engineered 3-D Constructs
Date: August 31, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: New College Building, Room: 5220

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Design and Characterization of a Biodegradable, Nanofibrous Scaffold Incorporating Microspheres for Sustained Release
Date: August 20, 2009  Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Systematic Data-Driven Modeling of Cellular Systems for Experimental Design and Hypothesis Evaluation
Date: August 6, 2009  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - LEC (Light Emitting Capacitor) Technology and Printed Electronics in Biomedical, Lighting, Green Energy Applications
Date: July 29, 2009  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Optimization of the Endplate Interface for a Surrogate Intervertebral Disc Model for Wear and Fatigue Testing of Nucleus Pulposus Replacement Devices
Date: July 28, 2009  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Co-electrospun Blends of PLGA, Gelatin and Elastin as Non-thrombogenic Scaffolds for Small Diameter Vascular Grafts
Date: July 24, 2009  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Microsystem Technology for Radiation Oncology
Date: July 9, 2009  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Enhancing Biosensor Binding Kinetics with AC Electroosmosis
Date: July 2, 2009  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Principles for the Control of Locomotion: From Balance Control to Locomotor Adaptation
Date: June 30, 2009  Time: 12:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Diffuse Reflectance Spectroscopy for Epithelial Tissues
Date: June 26, 2009  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Feasibility and Optimization of a P300-based Brain Computer Interface in Individuals with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Date: June 17, 2009  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - The Effect of Cholesterol Enrichment on the Distribution of Caveolar Signaling Molecules Involved in Nitric Oxide Production
Date: June 11, 2009  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 302

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Efficient Derivation of Alveolar Type II Cells from Embryonic Stem Cells for In Vivo Application
Date: June 8, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - The Effect of Oxygen Tension on Murine Embryonic Stem Cell (mESC) Differentiation towards Endoderm
Date: June 8, 2009  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Role of Prefrontal Cortex in Performing Motor Tasks
Date: June 5, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Biomedical Engineering and Chronobiology
Date: May 29, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - In vivo Confocal Microscopy for the Evaluation of Wound-induced Hair Follicle Neogenesis
Date: May 28, 2009  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 705

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Windows to the Brain - Multimodal Probes and Neural Engineering
Date: May 26, 2009  Time: 12:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Robotic Rehabilitation for Optimum Recovery in Adult Spinalized Rats
Date: May 19, 2009  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Biomarkers in Oncology Clinical Trials
Date: May 15, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - The Propulsion Dynamics of Human Locomotion
Date: May 15, 2009  Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 302

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Intramedullary Intertrochanteric Nail Fixation Devices and Medial Migration of Their Femoral Neck Implants
Date: May 13, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Nanostructured Porous Silicon Scaffolds for Enhanced Biocompatibility of Multichannel Microelectrodes
Date: May 13, 2009  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 705

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Robust Object-Oriented Image Analysis for High Content Screening
Date: May 12, 2009  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 705

SPECIAL SEMINAR - From Basic Neuroscience to Neural Engineering
Date: May 12, 2009  Time: 12:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Development of an Ultra-sensitive Real-time PCR Assay for Detection of Hepatitis B Virus 1762T/1764A Double Mutation for the Screening of Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Date: May 12, 2009  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 302

SEMINAR - Active Implant Surfaces that Resist Bacterial Adhesion
Date: May 8, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Dynamic Analysis of Multivariate Neural Data: Challenges and Promises
Date: May 1, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Embedded Wireless Intracranial Pressure Monitoring Implant at Microwave Frequencies
Date: April 29, 2009  Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Bringing Cell Therapy to the Clinic: Regeneration of the Hair Follicle
Date: April 24, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Non-Invasive Optics for Evaluation of Skin Damage and Wound Healing
Date: April 17, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - A Novel Method for the Solution of Convection-Diffusion Problems with Applications to Nitric Oxide Production and Transport
Date: April 14, 2009  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 705

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Effects of Nanofibrous Scaffolding Architecture on Bone Tissue Development from Embryonic Stem Cells
Date: April 7, 2009  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Biomechanics of Pedestrian-Vehicle Interactions
Date: April 3, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Combined Use of Multiple Monoclonal Antibodies Targeting Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor for Improved Cancer Therapeutics
Date: March 27, 2009  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Organ Reengineering–Resuscitation of Discarded Donor Livers
Date: March 16, 2009  Time: 12:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Whole Organ Tissue Engineering: Development of a Transplantable Liver Graft
Date: March 16, 2009  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Insight into Molecular Changes in Connective Tissue Pathologies: Spectroscopic and Mechanical Studies of Cartilage and Bone
Date: March 13, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Therapeutic Evaluation of RDP-58 and Cold Plasma In Vivo in combination with 5 AminoSalisylic Acid – A Study in Mice
Date: March 13, 2009  Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Randell Hall, Room: 162

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Enhanced Biosensing and Ultrafast Laser Interaction with Multifunctional Nanoparticles
Date: March 11, 2009  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Improving Physical Capabilities of the Hand for Persons with Weakness or Neurologic Injury
Date: March 10, 2009  Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Computing Structural Changes in Proteins
Date: March 6, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Development of a Quantum Dot Based Microcapillary Immunosensor for Detection of Biomarkers
Date: March 5, 2009  Time: 12:15 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Optofluidic Ring Resonator Technology Platform for Rapid and Sensitive Biological and Chemical Sensing
Date: March 4, 2009  Time: 11:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - 'Smart' Biomaterials for Tissue Engineering and Drug Delivery
Date: March 2, 2009  Time: 12:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Similarity Search and Analysis of Protein Sequences and Structures
Date: February 27, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Ethical Principles in Scientific Research and Publications
Date: February 26, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Plasma Medicine: Physical and Biological Mechanisms of Plasma Interaction with Living Tissue
Date: February 20, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Controlled Release of Brain Derived Neurotrophic Factor (BDNF) To Promote Neuron Survival Following Chronic Electrode Implantation
Date: February 20, 2009  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Ultrasound Elastography with Crawling Waves
Date: February 16, 2009  Time: 12:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Battlefield Experience in Iraq with the Infrascanner Hand-Held Cerebral Hematoma Detector
Date: February 13, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Nonlinear Optical Microscopy for Biomedical Research
Date: February 9, 2009  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Biomechanical Evaluation of a Novel Posterior Interspinous Implant for the Treatment of Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Date: February 9, 2009  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Extraction and Analysis of Biological Networks
Date: February 6, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Targeted Stem Cell Differentiation for Lung Tissue Engineering
Date: January 30, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

GUEST LECTURE - Cell Therapy in an Orthopaedic Setting: From Cartilage to Spinal Injuries
Date: January 30, 2009  Time: 9:30 AM
Location: New College Building, Room: 7401

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Tissue Engineering Strategies for Cardiac Repair and Replacement
Date: January 26, 2009  Time: 11:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Concept to Concrete: Design Collaboration in the Production of Innovative Products
Date: January 23, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Alternatives for ACL Reconstruction: A Tissue Engineering Approach
Date: January 23, 2009  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: New College Building, Room: Geary Auditorium A

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Environmental Regulation of Cellular Phenotype for Connective Tissue Engineering Applications
Date: January 20, 2009  Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - fNIR: Functional Optical Imaging to Monitor Brain Activation
Date: January 16, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Engineering World Health: What Biomedical Engineers Are Doing about the Global Health Crisis
Date: January 9, 2009  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Breast Cancer Detection and Differentiation Using Piezoelectric Fingers
Date: January 8, 2009  Time: 9:30 AM
Location: Curtis Hall, Room: 162

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - A Novel and Comprehensive Artifact Reduction Strategy for Electromyography (EMG) Collected During Functional Magnetic Resonance (fMRI): A Wavelet Based Approach
Date: December 17, 2008  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Adherence Rates of Targeted Microbubbles to Blood Clots In Vitro
Date: December 12, 2008  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Determination of Phase Characteristics for PVDF Membrane Hydrophones in the Frequency Range 1-100 MHz using Nonlinear Acoustics Approach
Date: December 11, 2008  Time: 9:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Novel Fatigue Mitigation Strategies for Space Operations and Beyond: Basic, Applied, and Translation Research Steps toward Commercialization
Date: December 5, 2008  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Comparison of Power Losses in Intra-atrial and Extra-cardiac Total Cavo-Pulmonary Connections using Computational Fluid Dynamic Techniques
Date: December 4, 2008  Time: 11:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - A Fiber-based Computational Model for the Non-affine Deformation of the Achilles' Tendon
Date: December 2, 2008  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - A Novel Tool for Detailed Assessment and Rehabilitation in Spinal Transected Rats
Date: November 24, 2008  Time: 2:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 705

SEMINAR - Neuroengineering
Date: November 21, 2008  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Fellowship Opportunities for Biomedical Students
Date: November 14, 2008  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - A Tale of Two Algorithms: Deterministic Pattern Discovery and Representation of Biological Multidimensional Data
Date: November 7, 2008  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine
Date: October 31, 2008  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Biomed Faculty Group Seminar #3
Date: October 24, 2008  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Direct Plasma Medicine: Mechanisms and Applications
Date: October 17, 2008  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Faculty Group Seminar on Mentorsphere
Date: October 10, 2008  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Biomed Faculty Group Seminar #2
Date: October 3, 2008  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Biomed Faculty Group Seminar
Date: September 26, 2008  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Development and Optimization of a Quantitative DNA Base Excision Assay
Date: September 24, 2008  Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Direct Plasma Interaction with Living Tissue
Date: September 24, 2008  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Activating Mechanisms of NF-κB in Aging Cells
Date: September 11, 2008  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone, Room: 705

THESIS DEFENSE - Bright-field imaging of 3-Dimensional (3-D) Cell-matrix structures using new deconvolution and segmentation techniques
Date: September 10, 2008  Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Bossone, Room: 709

THESIS DEFENSE - Microarray differential gene expression analysis of aging in human hepatic tissue
Date: September 8, 2008  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone, Room: 302

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Classification of Tissues and Disease Subtypes Using Whole-Genome Signatures
Date: September 4, 2008  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Clinical Diagnostics, Systems’ Biology and Mass Spectrometry Based Proteomics
Date: August 28, 2008  Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Enhancing Technologies To Simultaneously Measure the Concentration of Monoamines Across Small Areas of the Brain
Date: August 26, 2008  Time: 2:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 302

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - A Mathematical Model of Glucose Metabolism in Hospitalized Patients with Diabetes and Stress Hyperglycemia
Date: August 21, 2008  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Neural Correlates of Cognitive Workload and Anesthetic Depth: fNIR Spectroscopy Investigation in Humans
Date: July 18, 2008  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - In Vivo Investigation of the Influence of L-arginine on Nitric Oxide and Relationship between Nitric Oxide and Vessel Diameter
Date: July 16, 2008  Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Depolarized Light Scattering and Rheology of Hydrogels
Date: July 7, 2008  Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 302

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Blast Injuries: Epidemiological Entities of the Modern World
Date: June 26, 2008  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - The Propulsion Dynamics of Human Locomotion
Date: June 6, 2008  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 302

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Novel Automated Motion Compensation Algorithm for producing Cumulative Maximum Intensity Images from Subharmonic Ultrasound Imaging of Breast Lesions
Date: May 30, 2008  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Annotation and Function of Switch-like Genes in Health and Disease
Date: May 28, 2008  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Novel Multi-Institutional Technology Transfer Models as Engines for Economic Growth
Date: May 23, 2008  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - A Practical Application for Noise Power Spectrum Analysis
Date: May 22, 2008  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - The Development of Translational Approaches to Medicine: Pain
Date: May 16, 2008  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 208

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Biomarkers of Coagulation and Fibrinolysis in Primary Graft Dysfunction in Lung Transplant Recipients
Date: May 14, 2008  Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 302

SEMINAR - When Engineering Met Biology
Date: May 9, 2008  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Blood Model Plasma Separation in a Microfabricated PDMS Device Exploiting Capillary Action Driving Forces
Date: May 6, 2008  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 302

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Drug Loading onto Polymeric Contrast Agents for Ultrasound Drug Delivery
Date: May 5, 2008  Time: 11:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Fourier Transform Infrared Imaging Spectroscopy (FT-IRIS) & Fiber Optic Assessment of Molecular Changes in Connective Tissue Pathologies
Date: May 2, 2008  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Rationale for the Use of Antipsychotic Medications in Autism
Date: April 25, 2008  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Systems Biology of Macrophages: Signaling Pathways for Cytokine Production and Calcium Regulation
Date: April 24, 2008  Time: 11:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Engineering for Quantitative Cell Biology
Date: April 18, 2008  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Neural Signal Processing: Making Sense of Brain Activity
Date: April 15, 2008  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Quantitative Analysis of Cell-Surface Interactions and Cell Adhesion Process in Real-time
Date: April 9, 2008  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Multi-Resonant Thickness Shear Mode (MTSM) Sensor for Quantitative Characterization of Biological Interfacial Processes
Date: April 7, 2008  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Age-related Loss of Neuronal Organization in the Brain Contributes to Cognitive Decline: Experiments, Quantitative Methods, and Computer Modeling
Date: April 4, 2008  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Predicting the Effects of Intercellular Protein Variations on Base Excision Repair Capacity in Human Cells
Date: April 3, 2008  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 705

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Image Processing to Obtain Ideal Fluorochrome Separation from Practical Images
Date: March 21, 2008  Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 302

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Functional Tissue Regeneration using Human Embryonic Stem Cells-derived Mesenchymal Cells
Date: March 17, 2008  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: LeBow Engineering Center, Room: 240

SEMINAR - Adult Stem Cell-based Craniofacial Tissue Engineering
Date: March 14, 2008  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Self-Assembling, Coiled Coil Interfaces for Nanoscale Amperometric Biosensors
Date: March 13, 2008  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Mechanisms and Prevention of Axonal Damage in Response to Mechanical Trauma to Cultured Neurons
Date: March 13, 2008  Time: 8:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 705

SEMINAR - A New Model of Traumatic Brain Injury to Study the Effects of Strain and Strain Rates
Date: March 7, 2008  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - An Integrated Framework To Model Cellular Phenotype as a Component of Biochemical Networks
Date: March 7, 2008  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 705

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Cardiac Tissue Engineering for Integrating Multi-Scale Biomechanics of the Heart
Date: March 6, 2008  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Transcriptional Regulatory Network Analysis of Neuronal Angiotensin II Receptor Activation and Hypertension
Date: March 4, 2008  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Biodegradable Magnetic Nanoparticles for Therapeutic Applications
Date: February 29, 2008  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Multi-Resonant Thickness Shear Mode (MTSM) Sensor for Quantitative Characterization of Biological Interfacial Processes
Date: February 25, 2008  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Pathway-based Analysis of Large-scale Association Studies
Date: February 22, 2008  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Neural Stem Cells (NSCs)
Date: February 15, 2008  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Identification of Antioxidant Control Models in Cell Survival / Death Decision Systems
Date: February 11, 2008  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Insights on the Combined Use of Monoclonal Antibodies Targeting Epidermal Growth Factor Receptors for the Design of Future Biologics
Date: February 8, 2008  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Discovery of Discriminative LC-MS and 1H NMR Metabolomics Markers
Date: February 7, 2008  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

SEMINAR - Understanding the Dynamics of Tumor Response to Photodynamic Therapy
Date: February 1, 2008  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Colored Biomimetic Membranes for Studying Biological Processes
Date: January 25, 2008  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Sleep and Neurobehavioral Performance during a 14-day Laboratory Study of Split Sleep / Wake Schedules for Space Operations
Date: January 25, 2008  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: W.W. Hagerty Library, Room: 302

SEMINAR - Molecular Crosstalk between Invading Virus and Host Cell
Date: January 18, 2008  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Drexel Smart House: A Proactive Approach to Home Health Care
Date: January 11, 2008  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - A User Friendly Multiscale Lung Modeling Suite and Application
Date: December 20, 2007  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - A Dissection of T cell Receptor Signaling Pathways in Primary Human T cells Activated in the Rotating-Wall Vessel Bioreactor
Date: December 10, 2007  Time: 1:30 PM
Location: New College Building, Room: 5202

SEMINAR - DBGA Seminar / Information Session
Date: December 7, 2007  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Manipulation of Microparticles Using an Acoustic Actuator
Date: December 6, 2007  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Implementation of the Standardized Low-Res EM Tomography (sLORETA) Inverse Method for Performing Source Localization on Electroencephalographic (EEG) Data To Study the Neural Phenomenon of Insight
Date: December 5, 2007  Time: 10:45 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Optical Non-Invasive Technologies To Monitor Wound Healing
Date: December 5, 2007  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

WORKSHOP AND SOCIAL - 'Virtual Biomed' Workshop and Holiday Social
Date: November 30, 2007  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: Main Auditorium

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Development of Calibration Techniques for Ultrasonic Hydrophone Probes in the Frequency Range from 1 to 100MHz
Date: November 19, 2007  Time: 1:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

SEMINAR - Neuroengineering Research
Date: November 16, 2007  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Regulation of Stem and Progenitor Cells Using Physical Cues
Date: November 9, 2007  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Wavelength Effects on In Vivo Confocal Scanning Laser Microscopy
Date: November 9, 2007  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

SEMINAR - Acoustic Microscopy and Its Application to Cell Biology
Date: November 2, 2007  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - The Essential Role of Lipid Metabolism in Normal Skin Function
Date: October 26, 2007  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Microencapsulation in Drug Delivery and Imaging
Date: October 19, 2007  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Medicine Gets Personal
Date: October 12, 2007  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine
Date: October 5, 2007  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Development of a LED-based Single Color Transilluminator for the Visualization of Fluorescent Stained Proteins in Polyacrylamide Gels
Date: October 1, 2007  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 702

SEMINAR - Biomed Faculty and Staff Introductions
Date: September 28, 2007  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Mesoporous Carbide Derived Carbon for Removal of Cytokines from Blood
Date: September 27, 2007  Time: 9:30 AM
Location: LeBow Engineering Center, Room: 231

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Optimal Hydrogels for Fast and Safe Transdermal Delivery of Bioactive Compounds
Date: September 25, 2007  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 702

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Treatment of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy with Exon Skipping Antisense Oligonucleotides using Novel Polyethylenimine Carriers
Date: September 19, 2007  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 702

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Intrinsic Compressive Mechanical Properties of Infant Human Tarsal Anlagen
Date: September 10, 2007  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 702

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Delaware Valley Personalized Medicine Project
Date: August 28, 2007  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 702

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Role of Transport Dependent Calcium Signaling in Nitric Oxide Production and Endothelial Shear Stress Responses
Date: August 10, 2007  Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 702

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Comparison of Different Models of the Diffusion & Reuptake of Neurotransmitters in the Brain
Date: July 31, 2007  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 702

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - The Development and Validation of a Cell-Based Flow Cytometry Assay for the Quantification of Insulin Bioactivity
Date: July 20, 2007  Time: 1:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 708

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - Evaluation of Non-competing Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Specific Monoclonal Antibody Drug Combination for Improved Cancer Therapeutics
Date: July 17, 2007  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Curtis Hall, Room: 162

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - A Method for Electroplating Coronary Stents with Sufficient Magnetization to Capture Superparamagnetic Nanoparticles in vivo
Date: July 12, 2007  Time: 9:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 708

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Hetergoeneous Spatial Distribution of Purinergic Receptor P2Y2 in Microvessel Endothelial Cells
Date: July 9, 2007  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 702

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Parameter Optimization during Development of a Polymeric Ultrasound Contrast Agent
Date: June 14, 2007  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 708

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Development of a Patellofemoral Contact Force Sensor for Application in Total Knee Arthroplasty
Date: June 11, 2007  Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 702

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Optimization of an Omnidirectional 2-D Cell Migration Assay
Date: June 7, 2007  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 702

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - In Vitro Engineering and In Vivo Engraftment of Vascularized Fetal Distal Lung Tissue Constructs
Date: June 6, 2007  Time: 9:45 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 702

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Fabrication, Optimization, and Characterization of Carboxymethylated Chitosan Nanofiber Mats for Cartilage Regeneration Applications
Date: June 5, 2007  Time: 2:30 PM
Location: Curtis Hall, Room: 162

SEMINAR - Neuromonitoring During Spine Surgery – State of the Art
Date: June 1, 2007  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Phenotypic Heterogeneity of Breast Tumors
Date: May 29, 2007  Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 702

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Human Embryonic Stem Cells as a Vasculogenesis Model and Potential Cell Source for Regenerative Medicine/Tissue Engineering
Date: May 29, 2007  Time: 12:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Two Step Differentiation of Mouse Embryonic Stem Cells to Definitive Endoderm and Lung Epithelial Cells
Date: May 24, 2007  Time: 2:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 702

SEMINAR - Arthrofibrosis Following Total Knee Arthroplasty: Insight into Molecular Mechanisms
Date: May 18, 2007  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - A Systems Biology Approach to New Clinical Diagnostics: Genomics, Proteomics and Applied Physics
Date: May 11, 2007  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Different Forms of Modularity in Trunk Muscles in the Rat Revealed by Various Statistical Means
Date: May 7, 2007  Time: 1:30 PM
Location: Queen Lane Campus, Room: 261

SEMINAR - Advanced Health Systems Engineering: Applying Emerging Systems of Systems Engineering (SoSE) Techniques To Fix Our Broken Healthcare System
Date: April 27, 2007  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SYMPOSIUM - Mini-symposium on Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine
Date: April 23, 2007  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: Mitchell Auditorium

SEMINAR - State-of-the-Art Techniques in Large-Scale Nonlinear Optimization
Date: April 20, 2007  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Disque Hall, Room: 108

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - A Novel Method for Calibration of a Functional Near Infrared Spectroscopy (fNIRS) Instrument Used in the Assessment of Wound Healing
Date: April 20, 2007  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Detection of Cardiac Allograft Rejection Using Raman Spectroscopy
Date: April 13, 2007  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 702

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Cardiac Ca Handling: From Whole Heart to Mitochondria
Date: April 12, 2007  Time: 11:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Mechanotransduction Across Length Scales: From Focal Adhesions to Multicellular Structures
Date: March 21, 2007  Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Pearlstein Business Learning Center, Room: 302

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Computational Modeling of Blood Flow Coupled Nitric Oxide Transport
Date: March 20, 2007  Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Automated Sensitivity Analysis on Spatio-Temporal Biochemical Systems
Date: March 19, 2007  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 702

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - The Development of a Portable Electronic System (PES) for Piezoelectric Biosensors
Date: March 16, 2007  Time: 3:00 PM
Location: LeBow Engineering Center, Room: 240

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - mRNA Expression of Extracelllular Matrix Components after Spinal Cord Injury and Treatment with MAP Kinase Inhibitors
Date: March 13, 2007  Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Bossone Reseearch Enterprise Center, Room: 304

SEMINAR - Antipsychotic Drugs in Autism: Scientific Rationale
Date: March 9, 2007  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Identification of Activation of Transcription Factors from Microarray Data
Date: March 5, 2007  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 702

SEMINAR - Quantitative Systems Biology and Bioengineering
Date: March 2, 2007  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine
Date: February 23, 2007  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Upgrading Humans-Technical Realities and New Morals
Date: February 21, 2007  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

SEMINAR - Engineered Antibodies for Cancer Therapy
Date: February 16, 2007  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Experimental and Computational Biomechanics
Date: February 9, 2007  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Drug Delivery
Date: February 2, 2007  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Vascular Basement Membrane Memory of Acute Hyperglycemic Events
Date: January 26, 2007  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - One-Class Machine Learning Approach for MicroRNA Gene Predictions
Date: January 23, 2007  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

SEMINAR - Signal Processing for DNA Analysis and Chemotaxis-Inspired Design
Date: January 19, 2007  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - The Design and Fabrication of Surface-Modified, Osteoinductive Polymer Scaffolds for Bone Tissue Engineering
Date: January 10, 2007  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 708

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Biochemical Analysis of the Human Intervertebral Disc Nucleus Pulposus with Aging and Degeneration
Date: December 19, 2006  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 702

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - High Throughput Discovery of Transcriptome Level Regulation in Health and Disease
Date: December 18, 2006  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 702

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - An Ultra-long Life Implantable Intracranial Pressure Monitor
Date: December 13, 2006  Time: 2:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 702

PH.D. RESEARCH PROPOSAL - PAI-1 and Protein C in Primary Graft Dysfunction Following Lung Transplant
Date: December 13, 2006  Time: 9:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 702

SEMINAR - Hormones and Longevity: Altering Lifespan Through Reduced Insulin-like Growth Factor Signaling
Date: December 8, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Retrieval Analysis: Studying Device Failure to Enable Future Success
Date: December 1, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Bionanotechnology Advances in Skin Health and Diseases
Date: November 17, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Evaluation of Zinc Compounds and LongTM R3 IGF-I as Alternatives for Insulin In Serum-Free Media To Support Growth and Productivity of An Sp 2/0 Cell Line
Date: November 17, 2006  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

SEMINAR - The Steps to Medical Device and Chemical Compound Approval for Use in Humans
Date: November 10, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Translational Research: At the Intersection of Science and Business
Date: November 3, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 1st Flr. Auditorium

SEMINAR - Applied Computational Biomechanics in Multiple Domains: From Musculoskeletal Dynamics to Tissue Mechanics
Date: October 27, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Novel Biosynthetic Biomaterials Engineered for Wound Healing and Tissue Regeneration
Date: October 26, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

SEMINAR - Biomedical Signal Processing - Geometry is Destiny: Causality, Prediction and Transition in Multivariate Time Series
Date: October 20, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - Discovery of Discriminative Metabolomics Markers via LC-MS and ¹H NMR
Date: October 16, 2006  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 702

SEMINAR - New Frontiers in Neonatal Device Technology
Date: October 13, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Neuroengineering Faculty Group Seminar
Date: October 6, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - Optical Non-invasive Technologies to Monitor Wound Healing
Date: October 4, 2006  Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Disque Hall, Room: 614

SEMINAR - New Diagnostic Markers for Liver Cancer: The Hepatitis A, B, C's and IDs of Glycoproteomics
Date: September 29, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - Impaired Signal Transduction by T lymphocytes Cultured in the RWV Bioreactor
Date: September 28, 2006  Time: 12:30 PM
Location: New College Building, Room: 5202

CAREER EVENT - What Does It Take To Be A Research Assistant?
Date: September 27, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - Brain Computer Interface using Functional Near Infrared (fNIR) Spectroscopy
Date: September 21, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 702

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - Neurorobotics for Assessment and Enhancement of Neuronal Activity in the Sensorimotor Cortex after Spinal Cord Injury
Date: September 20, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 708

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - Quantitative analysis of the impact of inhibition on ascending sensory information in the brain using information theoretic approach
Date: September 20, 2006  Time: 8:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - Quantitative Analysis of Cell Adhesion Process using Thickness Shear Mode Resonator
Date: September 7, 2006  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Intellectual Property Protection on the Road to Commercialization
Date: September 7, 2006  Time: 8:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 3rd Floor Atrium

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Monitoring Angiogenesis and Anti-Angiogenic Therapy In Vivo Using Contrast Enhanced Ultrasound
Date: August 17, 2006  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 708

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - A 3D Model for In-Vitro Testing of Cardiac Catheterization Units
Date: August 14, 2006  Time: 9:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 708

TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH SEMINAR - From Bench to Bedside: The Many Challenges of Translational Research in Cardiovascular Gene Therapy
Date: August 10, 2006  Time: 2:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Specific Targeting of Breast Cancer using Peptide- and Single Chain Variable Fragment (scFv) Antibody- Conjugated Polymeric Contrast Agents on 2-D Monolayers and 3-D Aggregates
Date: August 8, 2006  Time: 11:45 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 304

SPECIAL SEMINAR - Functional Genomics of Bladder Cancer and Inflammation
Date: August 2, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 702

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Scalable Evolutionary Method for Identifying Fuzzy Logic Based Network Models From Microarray Data
Date: August 1, 2006  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 708

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - A Multiresonance Thickness-Shear Mode (MTSM) Sensor for Monitoring a Formation of Biological Thin Films
Date: July 13, 2006  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: LeBow Engineering Center, Room: 213

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Effects of Encapsulated BDNF-Producing Fibroblasts on Dorsal Root Ganglia Neurite Growth
Date: June 27, 2006  Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 708

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Development of an Apoptosis Inducing Ultrasound Contrast Agent
Date: June 27, 2006  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 708

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Enhanced Cardiac-Specific Differentiation of Murine Embryonic Stem Cells via Electrical Stimulation
Date: June 26, 2006  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: New College Building, Room: 6101

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Investigating a Cell Model to Understand the Mechanisms Responsible for Blastocyst Attachment to Human Uterine Epithelium
Date: June 14, 2006  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 708

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - In Vitro Cartilage Biomimicry by Electrospinning Silk Fibroin and Collagen Type II Nanofibrous Scaffolds
Date: June 12, 2006  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Researc Enterprise Center, Room: 702

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - The Effects of a Neurosteroid, Pregnenolone Sulfate on Vestibulo-Ocular Reflex Adaptation (VOR) in Goldfish
Date: June 9, 2006  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 702

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - A Knowledge Based Systems Model of the Human Chromatin Protein Interactome
Date: June 8, 2006  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: LeBow Engineering Center, Room: 231

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Mortality Forecasting using Neural Networks and Application to Cause-Specific Data
Date: June 7, 2006  Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Curtis Hall, Room: 275

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Development and Validation of a 3-Dimensional, 8-Segment Mechanical Model to Determine Contributions of Individual Loads to Acceleration in Human Sit to Stand Motion
Date: June 5, 2006  Time: 2:15 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 702

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - A Computer Aided Tissue Engineering Approach for the Development of a Replacement Lumbar Intervertebral Disc
Date: June 2, 2006  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

SEMINAR - New Piezoelectric Materials and Devices Development for Biomedical Applications
Date: May 31, 2006  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Disque Hall, Room: 103

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Pathway Specific Differences Between Tumor Cell Lines and Normal and Tumor Tissue
Date: May 30, 2006  Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Bossone Reseearch Enterprise Center, Room: 303

BENEFIT RECEPTION - Hepatitis Awareness Reception
Date: May 20, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Reseearch Enterprise Center, Room: 3rd Floor Atrium

SEMINAR - Voyage to the International Space Station
Date: May 19, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Reseearch Enterprise Center, Room: 1st Flr. Auditorium

CAREER EVENT - IEEE Career Focused Event
Date: May 16, 2006  Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Bossone Reseearch Enterprise Center, Room: 303

SEMINAR - 50 Years in Medical Ultrasound
Date: May 12, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Disque Hall, Room: 103

SEMINAR - Plasma and Vacuum Ultraviolet-Assisted Engineering of Polymer Biomaterials
Date: May 5, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Disque Hall, Room: 103

SEMINAR - Modulators of Lifespan : from Genes to Fractals
Date: April 28, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Disque Hall, Room: 108

SEMINAR - Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine
Date: April 21, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Disque Hall, Room: 103

SEMINAR - Tissue Characterization and Detection of Epithelium Dysplasia and Inflammation in-Vitro and in-Vivo using Optoelectronically Enhanced Endoscopy Imaging
Date: April 14, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Stratton Hall, Room: 113

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - Floating Electrode Dielectric Barrier Discharge in Non-damaging Sterilization of Skin
Date: April 12, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

SEMINAR - Nanofiber Based Biomaterials
Date: April 7, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Curtis Hall, Room: 341

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - Optimization of Limb Lengthening Procedure
Date: March 30, 2006  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - Metabolic Profiling of Human Cells using Convex Analysis and Unsupervised Learning
Date: March 29, 2006  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 702

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - Functional Near Infrared Spectroscopy for the Assessment of Cognitive Impairments Following Traumatic Brain Injury
Date: March 28, 2006  Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

SEMINAR - Neural Mechanisms for Motor Control
Date: March 10, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Disque Hall, Room: 108

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Restoration of Mechanics in Compressive Loading for Partial to Total Denucleated Intervertebral Disc
Date: March 7, 2006  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

SEMINAR - Generation of the Respiratory Rhythm and Pattern and Neural Control of Breathing
Date: March 3, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Disque Hall, Room: 108

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - Identification of Activation of Signaling Pathways from Microarray Data
Date: March 3, 2006  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 702

SEMINAR - Identifying Changes in Signaling from High-Throughput Data
Date: February 24, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Disque Hall, Room: 108

RESEARCH FORUM - Tissue Engineering
Date: February 22, 2006  Time: 5:30 PM
Location: New College Building, Room: Alumni Hall

SEMINAR - Space Exploration: Unmanned Systems, Robotics, Telemedicine, and Remote Surgery
Date: February 17, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Disque Hall, Room: 108

SEMINAR - Local Public Health - A Critical Component of the Nation’s Public Health Infrastructure
Date: February 10, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Disque Hall, Room: 108

SEMINAR - Local Public Health - A Critical Component of the Nation’s Public Health Infrastructure
Date: February 10, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Disque Hall, Room: 108

SEMINAR - Local Public Health - A Critical Component of the Nation’s Public Health Infrastructure
Date: February 10, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Disque Hall, Room: 108

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - Modeling Nitric Oxide and Oxygen Transport in Microcirculation
Date: February 9, 2006  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - A Voxelwise Method in the Analysis of Fractional Anisotropy Data Derived from Diffusion Tensor MRI in Multiple Sclerosis Patients
Date: February 9, 2006  Time: 9:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - Peptide Velcro: Interfacing Biomolecules with CNT Biosensor Arrays
Date: February 6, 2006  Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 306

SEMINAR - Biomechanics of the Musculoskeletal System: Some Applications in Orthopedics
Date: February 3, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Disque Hall, Room: 108

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Development of Quantum Dot Based Assay for Recognition of Specific HIV-1 LTR Sequence Variants
Date: February 2, 2006  Time: 5:45 PM
Location: New College Building, Room: Research Conf. Rm.

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - Aortic and Microvascular Endothelial Calcium and Nitric Oxide Response to Shear Stress and the Role of Calcium in Nitric Oxide Production
Date: February 1, 2006  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

SEMINAR - The Neural Engineering of Activity Control in the Brain
Date: January 27, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Disque Hall, Room: 108

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - Engineering Distal Lung Tissue: Induction of Vascular Morphogenesis In Vitro
Date: January 24, 2006  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

SEMINAR - Molecular Health Engineering: From Molecular Networks to Chronic Disease
Date: January 20, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Disque Hall, Room: 108

SEMINAR - Cortical Brain Injury Monitoring – Bench to Bedside
Date: January 13, 2006  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Disque Hall, Room: 108

MASTERS THESIS DEFENSE - Development of Automated Brightfield Imaging for Cryoplane Microscopy
Date: December 22, 2005  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Queen Lane Campus, Room: 261

SEMINAR - Upgrading Functional Near Infrared Spectroscopy into Imaging, for Free
Date: December 21, 2005  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - Targeting Inflammation Markers with Quantum Dots in vivo in DSS Model of Ulcerative Colitis
Date: December 20, 2005  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: LeBow Engineering Center, Room: 231

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - Individual Differences in Sleep Structure in Following Repeated Exposure to Sleep Deprivation
Date: December 19, 2005  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - A Novel Dielectrophoretic Device for Testing Cell Mechanics
Date: December 15, 2005  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 709

RESEARCH FORUM - Targeted Drug Deliveries: What's in the Pipeline?
Date: December 14, 2005  Time: 5:30 PM
Location: New College Building, Room: DiPalma Conf. Rm.

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - The Effects of the Bacillus Anthracis Toxin Anthrolysin O – A Toll-like Receptor 4 (TLR4) Agonist – on Human Neutrophil Function
Date: December 13, 2005  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: LeBow Engineering Center, Room: 240

MASTER'S THESIS DEFENSE - A Review of Intramedullary Nailing of the Tibia
Date: December 13, 2005  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: LeBow Engineering Center, Room: 231

SEMINAR - Combining Functional Genomics With Machine Learning In Biomedicine
Date: December 2, 2005  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 208

MASTERS THESIS DEFENSE - The Modulatory Effect of Cyclic Stretch on the Morphology and Proliferation of Cardiomyoblastes at Different Densities in Tissue Culture
Date: November 28, 2005  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: New College Building, Room: 11th Flr Conf. Rm

SEMINAR - New Biological Approach for Treating Intervertebral Disc Disease
Date: November 18, 2005  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 208

SEMINAR - Ensemble of Classifiers Approaches for Data Fusion, Incremental Learning, Early Diagnosis of Alzheimer’s Disease and Becoming a Millionaire!
Date: November 11, 2005  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 208

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - Phenotypic Heterogeneity of Breast Cancer Tumoroids
Date: November 11, 2005  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: New College Building, Room: 11th Flr. Conf. Rm.

SEMINAR - Drexel College of Law - The Next Dimension of Education and Research in Biomedical Technologies
Date: November 4, 2005  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 208

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - Development of Calibration Techniques for Ultrasonic Hydrophone Probes in the Frequency Range from 1 to 100 Mhz
Date: November 4, 2005  Time: 1:30 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

SEMINAR - Emma3d: An Open-Source Web-Based Media Infrastructure for Biomedical Applications
Date: October 28, 2005  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 208

SEMINAR - Molecular Pathways of Dysplasia and Cancer in Colitis - Lessons from an Animal Model of Experimental Colitis
Date: October 21, 2005  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 208

SEMINAR - Autonomic Responses to Physical and Environmental Stress: Regulation and Consequences
Date: October 14, 2005  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 208

SEMINAR - Quantitative Representations for Biological Objects using Deformable Templates
Date: October 7, 2005  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 208

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - Single-Stage Response Surface Map Analysis of Sleep and Performance from Two 14-Day Laboratory Studies of Split Sleep / Wake Schedules for Space Operations
Date: October 5, 2005  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

SEMINAR - Drug Delivery Research
Date: September 30, 2005  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 208

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - Optical Non-Invasive Technologies To Monitor Diabetic Wound Healing
Date: September 23, 2005  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - Development of an In Vitro Neurotrauma Model: Mechanisms and Prevention of Axonal Injury
Date: September 19, 2005  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - Treatment of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy with Antisense Oligonucleotides using Novel Polyethylenimine Polymer Carriers
Date: September 15, 2005  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: LeBow Engineering Center, Room: 348

MASTERS THESIS DEFENSE - Characterization of Olfactory Bulb in Schizophrenia
Date: August 31, 2005  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Queen Lane Campus, Room: 276

MASTERS THESIS DEFENSE - Automated Sleep Arousal Detection by Bispectral Analysis
Date: August 29, 2005  Time: 10:30 AM
Location: New College Bldg - Center City Campus, Room: 12th Flr Confer. Rm

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - Closed-Loop Human-Computer Interface for the Optimization of Learning
Date: August 25, 2005  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 303

MASTERS THESIS DEFENSE - Modeling Performance Impairment due to Chronic Sleep Restriction
Date: August 23, 2005  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: LeBow Engineering Center, Room: 240

MASTERS THESIS DEFENSE - Quantifying Gene Network Connectivity in Silico by Modular Approach Using Steady-State Perturbations
Date: August 17, 2005  Time: 10:30 AM
Location: LeBow Engineering Center, Room: 240

MASTERS THESIS DEFENSE - Computer Modeling of an L4 – L5 Spinal Unit
Date: August 9, 2005  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: LeBow Engineering Center, Room: 231

MASTERS THESIS DEFENSE - A Novel Real-time System to Monitor Trajectories and Cell Aggregation in Rotating Wall Vessel (RWV) Bioreactors
Date: August 8, 2005  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: New College Bldg - Center City Campus, Room: Biochem Conf Rm

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - Sensitivity Analysis for Drug Targeting Based on Integrated Computational Model of EGFR-MAPK Signaling Pathway
Date: August 1, 2005  Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Baiada Center, Room: Wedge Room

SEMINAR - Biomarkers and Inflammation
Date: July 28, 2005  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Baiada Center, Room: Wedge Room

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - Monitoring Angiogenesis Using Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound
Date: July 27, 2005  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Baiada Center, Room: Wedge Room

MASTERS THESIS DEFENSE - Teleoperation Platform for Micromanipulation and Characterization of Single Cells
Date: July 25, 2005  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Baiada Center, Room: Wedge Room

MASTERS THESIS DEFENSE - Nerve Growth Factor Induced Migration of Endothelial Cells Measured by an Improved Omnidirectional Ring Migration Assay
Date: July 20, 2005  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: New College Bldg - Center City Campus, Room: Presidential Brd Rm

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - Polymeric Nano-contrast Agents for Cancer Targeted Ultrasound Imaging and Treatment
Date: July 15, 2005  Time: 9:30 AM
Location: W.W. Hagerty Library, Room: 323

MASTERS THESIS DEFENSE - Analytical Software and Stimulus-Presentation Platform to Utilize, Visualize and Analyze Near-infrared Spectroscopy Measures
Date: July 8, 2005  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Baiada Center, Room: Wedge Room

MASTERS THESIS DEFENSE - Acellularized Murine Myocardium as a Tissue-Specific Scaffold for Cardiac Tissue Engineering
Date: July 7, 2005  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: New College Bldg - Center City Campus, Room: 11th Flr Confer. Rm

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Spectral Strain Estimation Techniques for Tissue Elasticity Imaging
Date: July 7, 2005  Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Baiada Center, Room: Wedge Room

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - Ultrasound Triggered Drug Delivery and Imaging Using Contrast Agents
Date: July 7, 2005  Time: 9:30 AM
Location: Baiada Center, Room: Wedge Room

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - A Genetic Approach toward Defining the Role of Factor X in Development and Coagulation
Date: July 6, 2005  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: LeBow Engineering Center, Room: 348

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Alginate Strings and Their Applications in Spinal Cord Regeneration
Date: July 5, 2005  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Baiada Center, Room: Wedge Room

SEMINAR - Engineering Human Lymphatic Organs Ex Vivo - Vision and Challenges
Date: June 24, 2005  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Pearlstein Building, Room: 101

SEMINAR - GPBA Seminar: The Cancer Biomedical Informatics Grid (caBIG) - Sharing Knowledge among Cancer Centers / Working on the GRID: Applications from the Integrated Cancer Workspace (ICR)
Date: June 23, 2005  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 717

MASTERS THESIS DEFENSE - Effects of Caged Compound and Electrical Stimulation in Single Layer V Cortical Pyramidal Neuron: A Computational Study
Date: June 23, 2005  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Queen Lane Campus, Room: 276

MASTERS THESIS DEFENSE - Investigation of a Cell Culture System To Further the Understanding of Osteoblastic Cell Attachment on Ti Substrates As a Function of Surface Interaction
Date: June 22, 2005  Time: 3:00 PM
Location: LeBow Engineering Center, Room: 348

SEMINAR - GPBA Seminar: The Differences Between You and Me - Using Genome Science to Design Better Medicines
Date: June 16, 2005  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 717

SEMINAR - GPBA Seminar: Paranoia As a Scientific Principle - A Critical Review on Reproducibility of Microarray Results
Date: June 9, 2005  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 7th Floor

MASTERS THESIS DEFENSE - Pressure and Disc Height Changes in Human Cadaveric Intervertebral Discs Due to Augmentation of the Nucleus Pulposus
Date: June 6, 2005  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: LeBow Engineering Center, Room: 240

MASTERS THESIS DEFENSE - Poroelastic Model of the Human Intervertebral Disc
Date: June 2, 2005  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Curtis Hall, Room: 162

MASTERS THESIS DEFENSE - Global Analysis of PC12, Pheochromocytoma Cell, Phosphoproteins Under Acute Nerve Growth Factor (NGF) Stimulation by Two-Dimensional SDS-PAGE Electrophoresis (2D SDS-PAGE)
Date: May 26, 2005  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: New College Bldg - Center City Campus, Room: Pres. Conference Rm.

MASTERS THESIS DEFENSE - Wireless Multi Channel Neural Signal Processing Device
Date: May 24, 2005  Time: 8:00 AM
Location: Pearlstein Building, Room: 403

SEMINAR - From Atoms to Systems: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Today’s Challenges in Biosciences
Date: May 20, 2005  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 1st Flr. Auditorium

MASTERS THESIS DEFENSE - Polymer Thin Film Colorimetric Gas Sensor for Lung Cancer Analytes
Date: May 20, 2005  Time: 12:30 PM
Location: Curtis Hall, Room: 162

SEMINAR - New Insights into Collagen Structure, Material Properties, and Failure Behavior
Date: May 17, 2005  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Baiada Center, Room: Wedge Room

SEMINAR - New Insights into Collagen Structure, Material Properties, and Failure Behavior
Date: May 17, 2005  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Baiada Center, Room: Wedge Room

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Magnetizable Implants for Targeted Drug Delivery
Date: May 17, 2005  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Hagerty Library, Room: 302

SEMINAR - Molecular and Vascular Medicine
Date: May 13, 2005  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Center, Room: 1st Flr. Auditorium

MASTERS THESIS DEFENSE - Respiratory Airflow Sensor
Date: May 9, 2005  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Baiada Center, Room: Wedge Room

SEMINAR - Skin Bioengineering: Detection of Tissue Damage and Healing
Date: May 6, 2005  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 1st Flr. Auditorium

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Development of a Novel Biodegradable Composite Scaffold for Bone Tissue Engineering
Date: May 6, 2005  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: LeBow Engineering Center, Room: 240

SEMINAR - Biomedical Application of X-ray Imaging Techniques and Instrumentation
Date: April 29, 2005  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 1st Flr. Auditorium

SEMINAR - Glycoproteomics for the Study, Early Detection, and Treatment of Chronic Viral Diseases
Date: April 22, 2005  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 1st Flr. Auditorium

SEMINAR - Studying the Skin with Spectroscopy and Imaging
Date: April 15, 2005  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room: 1st Flr. Auditorium

SEMINAR - Systems Biology Approaches to Cancer Therapy and Early Detection
Date: April 8, 2005  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 208

SEMINAR - The Influence of Fiber Orientation on Wall Mechanics and Electrophysiology in the Heart
Date: April 5, 2005  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Baiada Center, Room: Wedge Room

SEMINAR - Diagnosing Pathologic Fracture Risk by Characterizing the Underlying Processes
Date: April 1, 2005  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 208

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - Mouse Brain Image Segmentation with Level Set Method
Date: March 17, 2005  Time: 12:30 PM
Location: LeBow Engineering Center, Room: 240

SEMINAR - Doppler Music: Listen to the Blood Flow
Date: March 15, 2005  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Baiada Center, Room: Wedge Room

SEMINAR - Learning to Control a Brain-Machine Interface: Implications for Cognitive Function and Neural Prosthetics
Date: March 10, 2005  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Baiada Center, Room: Wedge Room

SEMINAR - Axon Stretch-Growth: Discovery of a New and Important Form of Nervous System Development
Date: March 8, 2005  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Baiada Center, Room: Wedge Room

SEMINAR - Recent Advances in Novel Methods for Drug Delivery
Date: March 4, 2005  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Disque Hall, Room: 108

SEMINAR - Systems Bioengineering
Date: February 25, 2005  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Disque Hall, Room: 108

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - The Effects of a Neurosteroid (Pregnenolone Sulfate) in the Cerebellum on Vestibulo-Ocular Reflex (VOR) Adaptation
Date: February 25, 2005  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Baiada Center, Room: Wedge Room

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - Alginate Strings with Genetically Engineered Fibroblasts and Their Application in Spinal Cord Regeneration
Date: February 23, 2005  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Baiada Center, Room: Wedge Room

SEMINAR - Aha! On the Neural Basis of the Eureka Experience
Date: February 18, 2005  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Disque Hall, Room: 108

SEMINAR - Dynamite, Nitric Oxide and Asthma - Can You Link Them?
Date: February 11, 2005  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Disque Hall, Room: 108

SEMINAR - Molecular Events Involved in Neuropathogenesis of AIDS
Date: February 4, 2005  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Disque Hall, Room: 108

SEMINAR - Application of Biomedical Engineering to Clinical Rehabilitation in Italy
Date: January 28, 2005  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Disque Hall, Room: 108

SEMINAR - Neuroengineering Research at Drexel University
Date: January 21, 2005  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Disque Hall, Room: 108

SEMINAR - Negotiating the FDA Approval Process for New Medical Technologies: Life in the Post-Vioxx World
Date: January 14, 2005  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Disque Hall, Room: 108

PH.D. CANDIDACY EXAM - Magnetizable Implants for Targeted Drug Delivery
Date: December 16, 2004  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Baiada Center, Room: Wedge Room

MASTERS THESIS DEFENSE - Recovery of Con A-induced Activation by MMG-Exposed Balb/c Mouse Splenocytes
Date: December 13, 2004  Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Hagerty Library, Room: 302

SEMINAR - Protein Interactome Group
Date: December 10, 2004  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Disque Hall, Room: 108

MASTERS THESIS DEFENSE - The Microcarrier-based Three-dimensional Angiogenesis Assay and Its Application for Co-cultures
Date: December 9, 2004  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: New College Building, Room: 10th Flr. Conf. Rm.

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Implantable Blood Pressure Sensor
Date: December 8, 2004  Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Baiada Center, Room: Wedge Room

SENIOR DESIGN - Proposal Presentations
Date: December 7, 2004  Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Matheson Hall, Room: 109

SEMINAR - Human Xenograft Technology: A Method for Studying Cell Growth and Differentiation and Viral Pathogenesis
Date: December 3, 2004  Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Disque Hall, Room: 108

MASTERS THESIS DEFENSE - Modeling A Piezoelectric Sensor Loaded with Multi-Layer Biosensing Structure
Date: November 23, 2004  Time: 9:30 AM
Location: LeBow Engineering Center, Room: 240

PH.D. THESIS DEFENSE - Prediction of the Trabecular Architecture and Its