Principal Investigator

Andrew Dunn August 2005 — Present

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adunn@utexas.edu

512-232-2808

Professor

Department of Biomedical Engineering

Education

University of Texas, Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering (1997)
Northeastern University, M.S., Electrical Engineering (1994)
Bates College, B.S., Physics (1992)

Current Members

Lisa Richards August 2009 — Present

Postdoctoral Fellow

Department of Biomedical Engineering

Education

University of Texas, Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering (2015)
University of Texas, M.S.E., Biomedical Engineering (2012)
Duke University, B.S.E., Biomedical Engineering (2008)

Colin Sullender August 2011 — Present

PhD Student

Department of Biomedical Engineering

Education

University of Texas, M.S.E., Biomedical Engineering (2016)
University of Washington, B.S. Bioengineering (2011)

David Miller August 2013 — Present

PhD Student

Department of Biomedical Engineering

Education

University of Texas, M.S., Biomedical Engineering (2016)
Carleton College, B.A., Physics (2013)

Ahmed Hassan August 2015 — Present

PhD Student

Department of Biomedical Engineering

Education

University of California, Los Angeles, B.S., Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics (2011)

Jeremy Jarrett March 2016 — Present

Postdoctoral Fellow

Department of Biomedical Engineering

Education

Florida State University, Ph.D., Physical Chemistry (2015)
Florida State University, B.S., Chemistry (2011)

Katherine Olin August 2016 — Present

Masters Student

Department of Biomedical Engineering

Education

University of Texas, B.S., Biomedical Engineering (2014)

Chakameh Jafari August 2016 — Present

PhD Student

Department of Electrical Engineering

Education

Stanford University, M.S., Electrical Engineering (2010)
University of California, Berkeley, B.S., Electrical Engineering & Computer Sciences (2004)

Grace Jiang January 2017 — Present

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Undergraduate Student

Department of Biomedical Engineering

Alumni

Matthew Starosta

August 2005 — May 2010
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Current Position

R&D Engineer at Sandia National Labs

Education

University of Texas, Ph.D., Electrical Engineering (2010)
University of Texas, M.S., Electrical Engineering (2006)
University of Maryland, B.S., Electrical Engineering (2003)

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Ashwin Parthasarathy

August 2005 — May 2010
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Current Position

Asst. Professor at University of South Florida

Education

University of Texas, Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering (2010)
University of Texas, M.S., Electrical Engineering (2007)
Anna University, B.S., Electrical Engineering (2007)

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Adrien Ponticorvo

August 2005 — August 2010
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Current Position

Postdoctoral Fellow at Beckman Laser Inst.

Education

University of Texas, Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering (2010)
Duke University, B.S.E., Biomedical Engineering (2001)
Duke University, B.S.E., Electrical Engineering (2001)

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Arnold Estrada

August 2005 — October 2011
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Current Position

Postdoctoral Fellow at University of Texas

Education

University of Texas, Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering (2011)
Cornell University, B.S., Physics (1994)

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Anthony Salvaggio

August 2009 — July 2012
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Current Position

Optical Engineer at Luminex Corporation

Education

University of Texas, M.S., Biomedical Engineering (2011)
Texas A&M, B.S., Biomedical Engineering (2009)

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Erica Towle

August 2008 — August 2012
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Current Position

Sr. Hardware Program Manager at Microsoft

Education

University of Texas, Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering (2012)
University of Texas, M.S., Biomedical Engineering (2010)
University of Wyoming, B.S., Electrical Engineering (2008)

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W. James Tom

September 2006 — December 2012
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Current Position

Radiology at UCSD Medical Center

Education

University of Texas Medical Branch, M.D. (2014)
University of Texas, Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering (2012)
University of Texas, B.S., Electrical Engineering (2005)

Nazariy Shaydyuk

May 2011 — June 2013
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Current Position

Lead Engineer at Retina Biometrix, LLC.

Education

University of Texas, B.S., Biomedical Engineering (2013)

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Michael Hemati

June 2011 — June 2013
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Current Position

R&D Engineer at Theranova, LLC

Education

University of Texas, B.S., Biomedical Engineering (2013)

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Rafael Fricks

May 2015 — July 2013
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Current Position

Graduate Student at Duke University

Education

University of Texas, B.S., Biomedical Engineering (2013)

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Satyajit Balial

October 2010 — August 2013
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Current Position

Graduate Student at Carnegie Mellon

Education

University of Texas, B.S., Biomedical Engineering (2013)

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Janel Davis

November 2010 — May 2014
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Current Position

Graduate Student at Northwestern University

Education

University of Texas, B.S., Biomedical Engineering (2014)

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Henry Liu

July 2011 — May 2014
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Current Position

Quality Assurance at Accruent

Education

University of Texas, B.S., Biomedical Engineering (2013)

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Mitchell Davis

August 2009 — December 2014
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Current Position

Software Engineer at Citadel

Education

University of Texas, Ph.D., Electrical Engineering (2014)
University of Texas, M.S.E., Electrical Engineering (2012)
University of Texas, B.S., Biomedical Engineering (2009)

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Andrew Mark

August 2012 — December 2014
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Current Position

Co-founder at Innolitics

Education

University of Texas, M.S.E., Electrical Engineering (2014)
University of Texas, B.S., Biomedical Engineering (2012)

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Christian Schrandt

August 2010 — May 2015
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Current Position

Systems Engineer at Raytheon

Education

University of Texas, Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering (2015)
University of Alabama, Birmingham, B.S., Biomedical Engineering (2010)

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Rebecca Wu

May 2013 — May 2015
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Current Position

Business Analytics & Strategy at IBM

Education

University of Texas, B.S., Biomedical Engineering (2015)

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Shams Kazmi

August 2008 — April 2016
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Current Position

Global Supply Chain Advisor at Dell

Education

University of Texas, Postdoctoral Fellow (2014 - 2016)
University of Texas, Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering (2014)
Duke University, B.S.E., Biomedical Engineering (2008)
Duke University, B.S.E., Electrical Engineering (2008)

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Pawan Mannava

January 2014 — May 2016
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Current Position

MES Engineer at Emerson

Education

University of Texas, B.S., Biomedical Engineering (2016)

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Andrew Fowler

June 2015 — June 2016
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Current Position

Senior Data Scientist at Nike

Education

University of Texas, Postdoctoral Fellow (2014 - 2016)
Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1, Ph.D., Biomedical/Medical Engineering (2014)
Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1, M.S., Biomedical/Medical Engineering (2010)
University of Louisville, B.S., Chemistry (2008)
University of Louisville, B.A., Music (2008)

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Flor Alicia Medina

February 2014 — July 2016
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Current Position

Technical Sales Engineer at Phasics Corp.

Education

University of Texas, Postdoctoral Fellow (2014 - 2016)
Cornell University, Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering (2011)
Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, B.S., Chemical Engineering (2003)
Instituto Politécnico Nacional, B.S., Bionic Engineering (2003)

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Brittany Speetles

January 2015 — August 2016
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Education

University of Texas, B.S., Mechanical Engineering (2017*)

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Kristen Hagan

January 2015 — May 2017
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Current Position

Graduate Student at Duke University

Education

University of Texas, B.S., Biomedical Engineering (2017)

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Evan Perillo

August 2012 — June 2017
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Current Position

Los Alamos National Laboratory

Education

University of Texas, Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering (2017)
Northeastern University, B.S., Mechanical Engineering (2012)

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Niksa Valim

February 2015 — June 2017
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Education

University of Texas, Postdoctoral Fellow (2015 - 2017)
Baylor College of Medicine, Postdoctoral Associate (2014 - 2015)
Northeastern University, Ph.D., Electrical Engineering (2013)
K. N. Toosi University of Technology, M.S. (2007)
K. N. Toosi University of Technology, B.S. (2005)

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Jeremy Arkin

August 2015 — June 2017
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Education

University of Texas, M.S., Biomedical Engineering (2017)
Vanderbilt University, B.E., Biomedical Engineering (2015)

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