Biomedical Engineering

Joseph Reinhardt
Departmental Executive Officer

  • Biomechanics of the spine
  • Low back pain and scoliosis
  • Upper extremity biomechanics
  • Articular joint contact mechanics
  • Total joint replacement
  • Computational simulation of artificial heart valve dynamics
  • Hemodynamics of arterial disease
  • Mechanical properties of diseased arteries
  • Biomechanics and rupture predication of abdominal aorta aneurysms
  • Solution-perfused tubes for preventing blood-materials interaction
  • Control and coordination of the cardiovascular and respiratory systems
  • Controlled drug delivery
  • Medical image acquisition
  • Processing and quantitative analysis
  • Wire coil-reinforced bone cement
  • Models of cellular processes based on non-equilibrium thermodynamics
  • Tissue engineered vascular grafts
  • Bioinformatics and computational biology
  • Drug/target discovery
  • Gene therapy
  • Development of genomic resources

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