People and Researchers

Lab Director & Principal Investigator:

William C. Tang, Ph.D.

Professor, Biomedical Engineering
Professor, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Professor, Chemical Engineering & Materials Science
Professor, Integrated Nanosystems Research Facility
(949) 824-9892
wctang@uci.edu
Curriculum Vitae

Lab Manager:

Maryam Shakib

April 2015 – Present
Biomedical Engineering, MS program
Project: Microplatform for cancer stem cell isolation

Graduate Student Researchers:

Ruiyi Chen

March 2015 – present
Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, PhD Program
Project: Microimplants for Neural Interfaces

Jinny Han

June 2016 – present
Biomedical Engineering, MS Program
Project: Malaria Diagnostic Platform

Lanchun He

June 2016 – present
Materials and Manufacturing Technology, MS Program
Project: Neural Chip Platform

Carina Lee

September 2016 – present
Biomedical Engineering, MS Program
Project: Cardiomyocyte Biomechanics

Erik Gonzalez-Leon

September 2016 – present
Biomedical Engineering, PhD Program
Project: Neural Chip Platform

Maryam Shakib

September 2013 – Present
Biomedical Engineering, MS program
Project: Microplatform for Cancer Stem Cell Isolation

Undergraduate Student Researchers :

Will Agnew

May 2015 – Present
Edwards Lifesciences Summer Undergraduate Research Program (E-SURP) Fellow 2015
Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP) Honorary Fellow 2015
Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) Fellow 2015-2016
Biomedical Engineering, BS
Project: Microplatforms for Cardiomyocyte Biomechanics

Hishaam Ali

September 2015 – Present
Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) Fellow 2015-2016
Biomedical Engineering, BS
Project: Microimplants for Neural Interfaces

Christopher Foskett

June 2015 – Present
Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) Fellow 2015-2016
Biomedical Engineereing, BS
Project: Microplatform for Cancer Stem Cell Isolation

John Gozal

March 2016 – Present
Biological Science, BS
Project: Microimplants for Neural Interfaces

Hanze Hu

June 2016 – present
Biomedical Engineering, BS
Project: Neural Chip Platform

Brandon Jeong

June 2016 – Present
Biomedical Engineering, BS
Project: Microplatforms for Malaria Detection

William Kim

June 2015 – Present
Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) Fellow 2015-2016
Public Health Sciences, BS
Project: Microplatforms for Malaria Detection

Guan Yu Liu

June 2016 – Present
Biomedical Engineering, BS
Project: Microplatforms for Malaria Detection

Jasmine Llave

March 2016 – Present
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, BS
Project: Microimplants for Neural Interfaces

Selena Saromo

September 2016 – Present
Biomedical Engineereing, BS
Project: Microplatform for Cancer Stem Cell Isolation

Josh Yeung

January 2016 – Present
Public Health Policy, BS
Project: Microplatforms for Malaria Detection

High-School Student Researcher:

Kellie Cao

September 2014 – Present
University High School
Project: Wireless power transmission through biological tissues

Collaborators:

Zhongping Chen, Ph.D.

Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Collaborating Project: Rotating Micro-Mirror for OCT Applications
z2chen@uci.edu

James H. Fallon, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus, Anatomy & Neurobiology
Collaborating Project: Neural Probe Arrays
jfallon@uci.edu

Anthony A. James, Ph.D.

Distinguished Professor, Microbiology & Molecular Genetics, School of Medicine and
Distinguished Professor, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, School of Biological Sciences
Collaborating Project: Microplatforms for Malaria Diagnostics
aajames@uci.edu

Joyce H. Keyak, Ph.D.

Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery, Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Collaborating Project: Strain Gauge Arrays for Bones
jhkeyak@uci.edu

Abraham P. Lee, Ph.D.

Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Collaborating Project: Micro-/Nano-Fluidics Foundamental Focus Center (MF3)
aplee@uci.edu

Edwin S. Monuki, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, Developmental & Cell Biology
Collaborating Project: Micro-Platforms for Neurogenesis Study
emonuki@uci.edu

Alumni

Alumni

 

Professor William C. Tang Ph.D. | Office Number: (949) 824-9892 | Fax Number: (949) 824-7966 | Email: wctang@uci.edu