Volgenau School of Engineering
George Mason University
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All of the following seminars will take place in Exploratory Hall L111 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. unless noted otherwise. Videoconferencing to Science and Technology Campus in K. Johnson Hall 254 is available.

March 19, 2020

Transcriptomics of Filovirus Infection

Catherine Arnold, PhD
Principal Investigator within the Diagnostic Systems Division at the US Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases
Fort Detrick, MD

March 26, 2020

Bioelectricity in Nanomedicine: Drug Delivery and Imaging Using Charged Biomaterials

Ambika Bajpayee, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Bioengineering
Head of the Molecular Bioelectrostatics and Drug Delivery Lab
Northeastern University
Boston, MA

April 2, 2020

Listening to the Sound of Light with A Robot: Molecular Photoacoustic Imaging of Prostate Cancer and Robotic Instrumentation

Haichong (Kai) Zhang, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering and Robotics Engineering Program
Affiliate Professor, Department of Computer Science
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Worcester, MA

April 9, 2020

Autonomous Surgical Robots: Will Future Surgeons Need Caffeine or 120V?

Axel Krieger, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
University of Maryland
College Park, MD

April 16, 2020

Computational Morphologies

Konrad Kording, PhD
Professor, Department of Neuroscience and Bioengineering
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

April 23, 2020

Activity Driven Spine Structural Dynamics

Inbal Israely, PhD
Assistant Professor, Pathology and Cell Biology
Columbia University
New York, NY

April 30, 2020

Towards Building a Clinically-inspired Ultrasound Hub: Design, Development and Validation of Ultrasound Probes for Imaging, Therapeutics, Sensing, and Other Applications

Amir Manbachi, PhD
Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering
Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD

May 7, 2020

Polymeric Nano-formulations for Delivery of Drugs to Tackle Cancer and Viral Disease

*Location change: Peterson 2000

Nagesh Kolishetti, PhD
Assistant Professor, Immunology and Nano-Medicine
Florida International University
Miami, FL