Biomedical

Our efforts in biomedical research are based on
  • Biomaterials for drug release: Xun Yu and Nandika D’Souza
  • Viscoelasticity and biomechanics: Nandika D’Souza
  • 3d printing of new implantable devices: Jaehyung Ju
  • Sensing: Xun Yu
  • Cellular level temperature sensing; cellular in-vitro diagnosis of cancer cell: Tae-Youl Choi
  • Biomedical instruments: Xun Yu
Incubator

Biomedical

Dr. Xun Yu works on a NIH sponsored project on active noisecontrol for infant incubator.

Stem Cells

Biomedical

Dr. Xun Yu and his collaborator designed different nanomaterials based substrates for stem cells differentiation

Grants currently supporting these efforts
  • Yu, An Innovative Hearing Loss Prevention Approach For Infant Incubator, NIH
Select publications
  1. Byoung Kyoo Park, Namwoo Yi, Tae Y. Choi, Jaesumg Park, Jin Young Lee, Ahmed Busnaina, and Dongsik Kim, “Thermal Conductivity of Bovine Serum Albumin: a New Tool to Probe Denaturation of Protein,” Appl. Phys. Lett. Vol. 99, 163702 (2011) 
  2. R. Shrestha, T. Y. Choi, W. Chang, D. Kim, “High-precision micropipette sensor for cellular-level real-time thermal characterization,” Sensors, Vol. 11, 8826-8835 (2011). 
  3. P. Li, X. Yu, "Active Noise Cancellation Algorithms for Impulsive Noise," Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing, accepted, in press, 2013.
  4. J. Holy, E. Perkins, and X. Yu, “Adhesion, Proliferation, and Differentiation of Pluripotent Stem Cells on Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes,” IET Nanobiotechnology, vol. 5, pp. 41-46, 2011. 
  5. Mangesh A. Nar, Nandika D’Souza, Reza Mirshams, and Victor Kosmopoulos, "Intraspecimen Nanomechanical Properties Across the Femoral Cortex Parallel Compositional Measures," SAMPE Tech 2011 Proceedings, Fort Worth, Texas, October 2011.
Cross-college and international partnerships?
  • The Biomaterials Interest Group (BIG-DFW) celebrates its 4 th year. The group brings together large and small business, venture capital and tech transfer with faculty from UNT, UTA, Baylor, SMU, UTD and UTSW
  • Collaboration with Prof. Dongsik Kim at POSTECH in Korea
  • GE Heathcare supports Dr. Xun Yu's research by providing the infant incubator for testing.
Industries
  • Halliburton
  • Texas Instruments
  • Pepsico
  • Freese & Nichols
  • Group CBS
  • BAE Systems
  • General Dynamics
  • Bell Helicopter
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Luminant Power
  • Peterbilt
  • Peerless Manufacturing
  • ARAMARK
  • MP2 Energy
  • Sylvania
  • Goodson Engineering
  • Advanced Technology Complex
  • TXU Energy
  • Pepco Energy
  • Schneider Electric 
  • Denbury
  • Siemens