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Keat Ghee Ong

Keat Ghee Ong

BS, Electrical Engineering, University of Kentucky

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906-487-2749
kgong@mtu.edu

Associate Professor, Biomedical Engineering

Keat Ghee Ong received his B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering from the University of Kentucky in 1997, 1998, and 2000, respectively. He was a research associate in the Pennsylvania State University from 2001 to 2002, and the chief scientist in Sentech Corporation, State College, PA, in 2002-2004. He continued his . . .

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Adrienne Minerick

Adrienne Minerick

PhD, Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, University of Notre Dame du lac (USA)

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906-487-2796
minerick@mtu.edu

Associate Professor, Chemical Engineering

Adrienne R. Minerick joined the faculty at Michigan Tech as an associate professor in 2009. She was previously an associate professor and assistant professor at Mississippi State University.

Minerick's primary area of research is electrokinetics with a focus on medical microdevices, blood cell dynamics, and point of care diagnostics. Her group's primary area of specialty is dielectrophoresis which utilizes nonuniform AC fields to manipulate polarizable cells and other dielectric biomaterials.

She has received numerous honors . . .

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Bruce P. Lee

Bruce P. Lee

PhD, Biomedical Engineering, Northwestern University

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906-487-3262
bplee@mtu.edu

Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering

The Lee group research is focused on applying biologically-inspired molecular designs with chemistry, polymer engineering and materials science principles in developing advanced and functional materials for various biomedical applications. Current projects include applying biomimetic structural designs to create tough hydrogels that can potentially function as tissue adhesives or extracellular matrices for . . .

Capstone Design—In Vivo Sensor System to Measure Environmental Conditions on Implantable Medical Devices