Colloquium Series | NYU Tandon School of Engineering

Colloquium Series

 

 


General Scientific items on hexagon tiles

Spring 2022

Tuesdays 11:00am
by Zoom at nyu.zoom.us/j/96056044278


Farah E. Shamout, PhD
Assistant Professor & Emerging Scholar of Computer Engineering
NYU Abu Dhabi

"Towards Improved Health via Computational Precision Medicine: Learning from Heterogeneous COVID Data"

January 25, 2022


Rose Faghih, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering
NYU Tandon School of Engineering

"Smartwatch-Brain Interface Architectures"

February 15, 2022


David Fenyö, PhD
Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology
Institute for Systems Genetics, NYU Grossman School of Medicine

"Cancer Proteogenomics"

February 22, 2022


Jose Maria M. Raya Garcia del Olmo, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Radiology
NYU Grossman School of Medicine

"New imaging insights into osteoarthritis disease"

March 1, 2022


Jing Wang, MD/PhD
Associate Professor, Director, Interdisciplinary Pain Research Program
Vice Chair for Clinical and Translational Research, Departments of Anesthesiology

Perioperative Care & Pain Medicine and Neuroscience and Physiology

"Understanding and Controlling Pain"

March 8, 2022


Vadim Gordin, J.D.
Director of NYU Tandon A/X Venture
NYU Tandon School of Engineering

"Venture Risk Analysis: Understanding your project's failure points and how to avoid them"

March 22, 2022


Eli Rothenberg, PhD
Associate Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology
NYU Grossman School of Medicine

"Tailored Single-Molecule Biophotonics Approaches for Targeted Development of Cancer Therapeutics and Treatment of Pain"

March 29, 2022


Jiangyang Zhang, Ph.D. 
Associate Professor, Department of Radiology
NYU Grossman School of Medicine

Ultrafast MRI Diffusion Tensor Imaging for High Resolution Brain Mapping

April 5, 2022


Ken-ichiro Kamei, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Institute for Cell-Material Sciences (iCeMS)
Institute for Advanced Science (KUIAS), Kyoto University

Reverse Bioengineering to Recapitulate Tissue Development for Biomedical Applications

April 12, 2022 


Han-Tieng Wu, MD, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Depts. of Mathematics and Statistical Sciences
Duke University

"Modern signal processing tools for nonstationary biomedical signals in a decentralized world"

April 19, 2022


Yi-Xian Qin, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor and Chair
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Stony Brook University

Quantitative ultrasound for musculoskeletal tissue imaging characteristics and therapeutic regeneration

April 26, 2022 


Bryan Pfister, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Biomedical Engineering
New Jersey Institute for Technology

The Biomechanics of Traumatic Brain Injuries: Towards Better Prevention and Treatment

May 3, 2022 


Fall 2021

Tuesdays from 2:00 to 3:15pm
2 Metrotech Center, Room 9.009
Or by Zoom at nyu.zoom.us/j/99910503282


Mirella L. Altoé, PhD
Adjunct Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
NYU Tandon School of Engineering

"Diffuse Optical Tomographic (DOT) Imaging for Diagnosis and Therapy-Monitoring of Breast Cancer"

September 7, 2021


Jin Montclare, PhD
Professor
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
NYU Tandon School of Engineering

"Intelligent Protein Biomaterials for Medicine"

September 14, 2021


Nathalie Pinkerton, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
NYU Tandon School of Engineering

"Developing Responsive Soft Nanomaterials for Biomedical Applications"

September 21, 2021


Els Fieremans, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Radiology
NYU Grossman School of Medicine

"Probing Brain Microstructure and Pathology with Diffusion MRI"

September 28, 2021


Riccardo Lattanzi, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Radiology
NYU Grossman School of Medicine

"Quantitative Magnetic Resonance Imaging for Cartilage Assessment"

October 5, 2021


S. Farokh Atashzar
Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Tandon School of Engineering

"Intelligent Human-Robot Fusion: The Horizon of Assistive Robotics"

October 19, 2021


David Truong, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
NYU Tandon School of Engineering

"Genome Writing of Human iPSCs for Off-the-Shelf Cell Therapies"

October 26, 2021


Frank Rimalovski, Dee N. Dao
Executive Director
Entrepreneurial Institute
New York University

"Entrepreneurship at New York University"

November 2, 2021


Zhe S. Chen, PhD
Associate Professor
Depts. of Psychiatry and Neuroscience & Physiology
NYU Grossman School of Medicine

"Scaling up knowledge discovery in systems neuroscience: a closed-loop brain-machine-interface (BMI) solution"

November 16, 2021


Juergen Hahn, PhD
Professor & Chair
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

"Development of a Diagnostic Test for Autism Spectrum Disorder: Data Science Meets Metabolomics"

November 23, 2021


Mitchell B. Schaffler, PhD
Professor & Chair 
Department of Biomedical Engineering
City College of New York (CCNY)

"Skeletal Tissues Regeneration and Engineering"

November 30, 2021


Krista Durney
Senior Research Scientist
TARA Biosystems

"Predictive Tissue Models for Faster and Safer Cardiac Drug Discovery"

December 7, 2021


Michael A. Long, PhD
Depts. of Neuroscience & Physiology and Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery
Neuroscience Institute
NYU Grossman School of Medicine

"Comparative neurobiology of vocal communication"

December 14, 2021


Spring 2021

Spring 2021 Colloquium takes place Tuesdays, 2:30 - 3:30pm in 2 Metrotech Center, Room 802 or by Zoom: nyu.zoom.us


Osamah J. Choudhry, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
Dept. of Neurosurgery
NYU Grossman School of Medicine
CEO, Medivis

"Computer-assisted surgery with augmented reality and robotics in surgical navigation"

March 2, 2021


Adeen Flinker, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Neurology
NYU Grossman School of Medicine

“Intracranial signatures of language perception and production

March 9, 2021


Vivek J. Srinivasan, PhD
Depts. of Ophthalmology and Radiology
NYU Grossman School of Medicine

"Human Brain Interferometers for Better Blood Flow"

March 16, 2021


Liam J. Holt, PhD
Assistant Professor
Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, Institute for Systems Genetics
NYU Grossman School of Medicine

“Crushing cells: How does crowding and compression affect biology?"

March 23, 2021


Adler Perotte, MD, MA
Assistant Professor
Dept. of Bioinformatics
Columbia University Irving Medical Center

"Bayesian inference and prediction based on electronic health record data and metabolomics"

March 30, 2021


Neha P. Kamat, PhD
Assistant Professor
Dept. of Biomedical Engineering
Center for Synthetic Biology
Chemistry of Life Processes Institute
Northwestern University

"Harnessing Bilayer Membranes and Cell-Free Systems to Investigate Control Biological Processes"

April 6, 2021


Kiana Aran, PhD
Chief Scientific Officer at Cardea Bio
Assistant Professor of Medical Diagnostics and Therapeutics, Keck Graduate Institute, Claremont Colleges, CA

"The story behind CRISPR-chip, the first CRISPR-powered Transistor: From research bench to commercialization"

April 13, 2021


Haogang Cai, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Radiology
NYU Grossman School of Medicine
Tech4Health 

 

"Nanoengineered biomaterials and optical meta-surfaces for biomedical research"

April 20, 2021


Elham Azizi, PhD
Herbert & Florence Irving Assistant
Professor of Cancer Data Research
Irving Institute for Cancer Dynamics 
Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering

"Machine Learning for Modeling the Dynamics of the Tumor Microenvironment"

April 27, 2021


Andrea Nye
President & CEO at Xylyx Bio, Inc

Navigating the Ups and Downs and Sideways of a University Start-up Company"

May 4, 2021


Fall 2020

Andreas H. Hielscher, PhD
Professor and Chair of Biomedical Engineering
NYU Tandon School of Engineering

“Introduction to Colloquium: The Clinical Biophotonics Laboratory at NYU"

September 4, 2020


Dikoma C Shungu, PhD
Professor of Physics in Radiology, Director of the Laboratory for Advanced MRS Research
Weill Cornell Medicine

“Proton Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopic Imaging in Clinical Applications and Neuroscience Research.”

September 11, 2020 
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Molly Flexman, PhD
Department Head of Precision Diagnosis and Image Guided Therapy
Philips - USA

Augmented Reality in Clinical Practice

September 18, 2020


Khalil Ramadi, PhD
Assistant Professor of Bioengineering
NYU Abu Dhabi

Minimally invasive technologies for neuromodulation in treatment of neurologic, metabolic, and immune disorders"

September 25, 2020


Mohammad Qasaimeh, PhD
Assistant Professor of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering
NYU Abu Dhabi

"Advanced Microfluidics and Microdevices  for Biomedical Applications and Point-of Care Diagnostics

October 2, 2020


Hyun K. Kim, PhD
Associate Professor of Radiology
Research Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Columbia University / NYU - Tandon

Modeling of Light Propagation and Image Formation in Human Tissue: From Breast Cancer Detection to Reading the Human Mind.”

October 9, 2020


Aravinda Chakravarti, PhD
Muriel G. and George W. Singer Professor of Neuroscience and Physiology
Professor, Department of Medicine & Institute for Systems Genetic
Director, Center for Human Genetics and Genomics
NYU Grossman School of Medicine

"Epigenomic Maps of the human heart"

October 16, 2020


Kevin C. Chan, PhD
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and Radiology
NYU Grossman School of Medicine

Structural, Metabolic and Functional Brain Imaging for Disease Detection and Therapeutic Monitoring in Glaucoma"

October 23, 2020


Mini Das, PhD
Associate Professor of Physics & Biomedical Engineering
University of Houston

"New Frontiers in Spectral X-Ray Imaging and Computed Tomography"

October 30, 2020


Katsuo Kurabayashi, PhD
Professor of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
University of Michigan

"Advanced Blood Biomarker Analysis for Systemic Inflammatory Disorders."

November 6, 2020


Qi Wang, PhD
Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Columbia University

"New technologies for restoring and enhancing sensory functions and cognition through brain-machine interfaces (BMI)"

November 13, 2020


Youssef Wadghiri, PhD
Associate Professor of Radiology
NYU Grossman School of Medicine

"At the Crossroads: Engineering strategies for in vivo preclinical imaging at NYU"

November 20, 2020


Philip Leucht, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Cell Biology
NYU Grossman School of Medicine

"Stem cell-based tissue engineering strategies to enhance bone regeneration

December 4, 2020


Steven Kuyan, PhD
Director, Entrepreneurship, Managing, Director, Future Labs
NYU Tandon School of Engineering

Entrepreneurship and Public-Private Partnerships at NYU

December 11, 2020