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Michael R. Neuman

Michael R. Neuman

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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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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 . . .

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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 . . .