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Dr. Nicholas Bock

Associate Professor
McMaster University

Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour

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Dr. Gianluigi Botton

Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

nanostructures; energy materials; battery materials; fuel cells; light-emitting diodes; plasmonics; oxides electronics; corrosion; structure of alloys

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Dr. John L. Brash

Distinguished University Professor

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Dr. Ian Bruce

Professor

Biomedical engineering and signal processing, particularly development of mathematical models of auditory physiology for predicting auditory perception in normal-hearing and hearing-impaired individuals; assistive devices for the hearing impaired such as hearing aids and cochlear implants; auditory neurophysiology and psychophysics; digital speech processing; stochastic and nonlinear systems

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Dr. Anthony Chan

Professor
McMaster University

Pediatrics

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Dr. Varun Chaudhary

Associate Professor
McMaster University

Surgery

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Dr. John Connolly

Professor
McMaster University

Linguistics

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Dr. Hubert deBruin

Professor

Development of new computer-based systems and techniques for recording and analysing physiological signals in the basic research and clinical medical laboratories; Theoretical and in-vivo experimental response of motor neurons to different modes of stimulation of human compound nerves

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Dr. Jamal Deen

Distinguished University Professor

Micro-/Nano-/Opto-Electronics, Nanotechnology and Data Analyics for Health and Environmental Applications, Bioimagers, Biosensor

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Dr. Tohid Didar

Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Biomedical devices; Bio-sensing; Microfluidics; Bio-functional Interfaces, Bio-hybrid micro/nano-robots

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Dr. Thomas E. Doyle

Associate Professor

Biomedical signal processing; Human-computer interfacing (HCI); Machine learning for the augmentation, rehabilitation, and enhancement of human attributes

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Prof. Qiyin Fang

Professor and Canada Research Chair in Biophotonics
Department of Engineering Physics

Associate Member
Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering

Associate Member
School of Interdisciplinary Science

biophotonics, microscopy, fluorescence spectroscopy & imaging, intelligent sensing for point-of-care, aging-in-place, & environmental monitoring

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Dr. Troy Farncombe

Associate Professor
McMaster University

Radiation detector development, image reconstruction, multi-modality imaging, preclinical imaging

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Dr. Warren Foster

Professor
McMaster University

Obstetrics and Gynecology

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Dr. Cecile Fradin

Professor
Biochemistry & Biomedical Sciences

Physics

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Dr. Deda Gillespie

Associate Professor
McMaster University

Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour

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Dr. Kathryn Grandfield

Associate Professor

biomaterials; osseointegration; electron microscopy; mineralized tissues; electron tomography; atom probe tomography

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Dr. Geoffrey Hall

Professor
McMaster University

Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour

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Dr. Gary Hasey

Associate Professor
McMaster University

Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences

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Dr. Todd Hoare

Associate Chair (Graduate)
Department of Chemical Engineering

Associate Professor
Department of Chemical Engineering

nanotechnology, interfacial engineering, biomaterials engineering, polymer science, pharmaceutical science

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Dr. Zeinab Hosseini-Doust

Assistant Professor
Department of Chemical Engineering

Bacteriophage Biotechnology, Bacterial Biofilms, Phage Antimicrobials, Targeted Antimicrobial Delivery, Biohybrid Systems

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Dr. Jan Huizinga

Professor
McMaster University

Smooth Muscle, Electrophysiology, Patch Clamp, PCR, Single Cell PCR, Intestinal Motility, Molecular Biology, Gastrointestinal Pharmacology, Intercellular Communication, Pacemaker Systems, Ion Channel Activity, Inflammation

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Dr. Aleksandar Jeremic

Associate Professor

Biomedical signal processing ; Medical imaging ; Biochemical sensing ; Environmental monitoring ; Array signal processing

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Dr. Mark Kamath

Professor
McMaster University

Medicine

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Dr. Dinesh Kumbhare

Associate Clinical Professor
McMaster University

Department of Medicine

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Dr. Ray LaPierre

Department Chair
Department of Engineering Physics

Professor
Department of Engineering Physics

solar cells (photovoltaics), photodetectors, quantum information processing (quantum computers)

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Dr. Yingfu Li

Professor
Biochemistry & Biomedical Sciences

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Dr. Peter Margetts

Professor
McMaster University

Pathology and Molecular Medicine

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Dr. Ram Mishra

Co-Director

Gene Expression, Mental and Neurological Disorders, cDNA Expression Array, Antipsychotic Drugs, Signal Transduction in Brain and Retina, Dopamine Receptors and Binding Proteins

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Dr. Jose Moran-Mirabel

Associate Professor
McMaster University

Chemistry

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Dr. Zahra Motamed

Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Medical devices, Medical imaging; Diagnostic, Intervention-predictive and intervention-optimization tools

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Dr. Kathryn Murphy

Professor
McMaster University

Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour

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Dr. Aimee Nelson

Associate Professor
McMaster University

Kinesiology

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Dr. Michael Noseworthy

Co-Director

Assessment of normal and diseased tissue microstructure and the resultant modulation of tissue metabolism using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and in vivo nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectroscopy ; Diseases of interest include cancer, musculoskeletal disorders and traumatic brain injury (TBI)

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Dr. Ishwar K. Puri

Dean of Engineering
Faculty of Engineering

Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Transport Phenomena; Heat Transfer, Energy Storage; Fluid Mechanics; Self Assembly & Nanostructure Synthesis; Combustion & Pollutant Airborne Emissions; Mathematical Biology; Bioinspired Computational Biology

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Dr. Cheryl Quenneville

Associate Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Biomechanics

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Dr. James (Jim) Reilly

Professor Emeritus

Statistical signal processing, including blind signal separation, blind deconvolution, image processing, and applications of numerical Bayesian estimation (MCMC) techniques

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Dr. Kyla Sask

Associate Member

biomaterials; surface modification; protein and cell interactions; blood contacting medical devices; polymers

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Dr. Henry Schwarcz

Professor Emeritus
McMaster University

Stable isotope geochemistry; Archeometry; Bone ultrastructure; Forensic science; Paleoclimate and chronology of the Quaternary; Speleothems. Stable isotope geochemistry, ultrastructure of bone, chemistry of bone, forensic analyses of human bone, paleodiet of ancient populations, Quaternary paleoclimate: speleothems

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Dr. P. Ravi Selvaganapathy

Professor

Micro/Nanofabrication; Bioprinting; Biomedical Microdevices; Microelectromechanical Systems; Microfluidics; Medical and Environmental Sensors; Smart Textiles; Artificial Organs

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Dr. Heather Sheardown

Professor
Department of Chemical Engineering

biomaterials, tissue engineering, mathematical modeling of physiologic processes, ophthalmic drug delivery.

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Dr. Shahin Sirouspour

Professor

robotics ; telerobotics & haptics; medical robotics; aerial robotics; control of UAVs and drones; energy management in smart grid; mechatronics; control systems; optimization

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Dr. Leyla Soleymani

Associate Professor and Canada Research Chair in Miniaturized Biomedical Devices
Department of Engineering Physics

biosensing, point-of-care diagnostics, lab-on-a-chip, DNA detection, health monitoring, nanofabrication, wrinkling, rapid prototyping

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Dr. Ranil Sonnadara

Professor
McMaster University

Surgery

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Dr. Stephen Tullis

Associate Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Fluid mechanics and turbulent flows; Computational fluid dynamics (CFD); Wind Turbines; Combustion Multi-phase flow

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Dr. Jeffrey Weitz

Professor
McMaster University

Medicine

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Dr. Judith West-Mays

Professor
McMaster University

Pathology and Molecular Medicine

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Dr. Janie Wilson

Professor, Department of Surgery
McMaster University

Instructor
Integrated Biomedical Engineering & Health Sciences

Orthopaedic biomechanics, musculoskeletal biomechanics, gait analysis, osteoarthritis, orthopaedic surgery, implants and surgery outcomes.

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Dr. Gregory R. Wohl

Associate Chair, Undergraduate
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Associate Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Biomechanics

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Dr. Ryan Wylie

Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology

Hydrogels for local delivery of biologics, and low-fouling polymers for in vitro and in vivo applications.

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Dr. Chang-qing Xu

Associate Chair, Graduate
Department of Engineering Physics

Professor
Department of Engineering Physics

bacterial sensors; biomedical lasers for diagnosis and treatment; periodically poled lithium niobate (PPLN); PPLN related devices; lasers (solid, fibre, semiconductor); optical sensors and sub-systems; laser applications

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Dr. Boyang Zhang

School of Biomedical Engineering
Department of Chemical Engineering

Tissue engineering, biomaterials engineering, microfluidics, organ-on-a-chip engineering, advanced biofabrication, regenerative medicine, high-throughput drug screening.

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Dr. Katherine Zukotynski

Associate Professor
McMaster University

Dr. Zukotynski is involved in medical imaging research. Her main areas of research are in PET/CT, particularly as it relates to oncology, neurodegenerative disease and machine learning.