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Sean J. Kirkpatrick

Sean J. Kirkpatrick

PhD, Biomechanics, University of Miami

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906-487-2167
sjkirkpa@mtu.edu

Department Chair, Biomedical Engineering

Sean Kirkpatrick's primary area of research is biomedical optics, specializing in the biophysical applications of light scattering for assessing the mechanical, structural and biochemical nature of biological tissues and fluids, and synthetic biomaterials. Of particular interest to him is the theory and application of the laser speckle phenomenon, as well as . . .

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Michael R. Neuman

Michael R. Neuman

PhD in Engineering, 1966 MD, 1974

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906-487-1949
mneuman@mtu.edu

Professor, Biomedical Engineering

Michael R. Neuman joined the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Michigan Technological University in August, 2003, as Professor and Chairman, the latter ending in 2010.  Previously he held the Herbert Herff Chair of Excellence at the Memphis Joint Program in Biomedical Engineering.  He served for thirty-two years on the faculty at . . .

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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 . . .

Capstone Design: Attachment and Release Mechanism for Catheter Delivery Device Detector