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Principal Investigator

Office Address

ME 200
Mechanical Engineering Building
111 Church Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Lab Address

ME 3120
Mechanical Engineering Building
111 Church Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

John C. Bischof

Distinguished McKnight University Professor
Carl and Janet Kuhrmeyer Chair in Mechanical Engineering
Adjunct Professor in Xi'an Jiaotong University
Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Phone: (612) 625-5513
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Navid Manuchehrabadi, Ph.D

Research Associate, Mechanical Engineering

Cryo and Biopreservation, Hyperthermia, Laser Photo Thermal Therapy, Biothermal Modeling, Micro CT Imaging, Nanomedicine

Graduate Students

Harishankar Natesan

Ph.D Candidate, Mechanical Engineering

Thermalphysical Properties of Nano/Microscale Biomaterials, Thermal Therapies and Cryobiology

Kanav Khosla

Ph.D Student, Mechanical Engineering

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kanav-khosla-45a14b2a

Cryopreservation of Zebrafish, Rapid Vitrification, Laser and Gold Nanorod Heating, Photothermal Therapy for Treatment of Cancer, In Vitro and Vivo Cancer Models

Zonghu Han

Ph.D Student, Mechanical Engineering

Nanowarming, cryopreservation and Synthesis and Characterization of Nanomaterials

Qi Shao, Ph.D

Research Associate, Mechanical Engineering
Scientist, Institute for Engineering in Medicine 

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/qi-shao-23941b1a

Cancer Focal Therapies, Imaging Method (Functional, Molecular, Multimodal, Contrast Mechanism), In Vivo and In Vitro Cancer Models, Medical Device for Diagnosis and Treatment

Yiru Wang

Ph.D Candidate, Mechanical Engineering

Medical Device Development, Nanoparticle Heating Mechanism, Modeling and Application in Diagnostics and Therapy

Priyatanu Roy

Ph.D Student, Mechanical Engineering

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/priyatanuroy

Electroporation for Tissue Ablation, Cancer Focal Therapies, Protein Conformation Change Kinetics

Zhe GaoPh.D

Research Associate, Mechanical Engineering

Cryopreservation and nanowarming, Synthesis and Characterization of Nanomaterials

Li Zhan

Ph.D Student, Mechanical Engineering

Thermal Therapy, Medical Device Design and Computer Programing

Feng Liu

M.S Student, Mechanical Engineering

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/feng-liu-00632bb3

Irreversible Electroporation for Cancer Treatments