People

Principal Investigator
  • Telephone: 410-955-6419
  • Fax: 410-614-8796

Present Positions

  • Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University
  • Professor, Department of Oncology, and member, Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University
  • Professor, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University

Visiting Professor Positions

  • Imperial College, Department of Bioengineering, London, U.K. 2017
  • The Newton Institute, University of Cambridge, U.K., 2009
  • Department of Pathology/Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School (angiogenesis), 2003-2004
  • Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (computational biology), 2003-2004.

Education

M.S. in Mechanics and Ph.D. in Biofluidmechanics, Moscow University.

Selected Honors and Awards

  • Distinguished Bioengineering Lecture, University of California, Riverside, 2017
  • Wiederhielm Award (for the most highly cited original manuscript in Microcirculation over the previous 5 year period), 2015
  • Keynote speaker, The 6th International Conference on Computational Bioengineering (ICCB), Barcelona, Spain, 2015
  • Keynote speaker, NCI meeting of Integrative Cancer Biology Program (ICBP) and Physical Science Oncology Centers (PSOC), 2015
  • Keynote speaker, The 5th International Conference on Computational Bioengineering (ICCB), Leuven,Belgium, 2013
  • Keynote overseas speaker, International Symposium of Next-Generation Integrated Simulation of Living Matter (ISLiM)) (on the occasion of inauguration of Japan's 10 peta flop K-supercomputer), Tokyo, Japan, 2012
  • The C. Forbes Dewey Distinguished Lectureship in Biological Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2011
  • Keynote speaker, The Virtual Physiological Human (VPH) European Union Physiome Project, 2010
  • Eugene M. Landis Award, The Microcirculatory Society, 2009
  • A.C. Suhren Lecture, Tulane University, 2009
  • Robert M. and Mary Haythornthwaite Distinguished Lecturer, Temple University, 2006
  • Kawasaki Medical Society Lecturer, Japan, 2004
  • Inaugural Fellow, Biomedical Engineering Society, 2005
  • Fellow, American Heart Association, Council on Basic Cardiovascular Sciences, 2001
  • Fellow, American Physiological Society (Cardiovascular Section), 1995;
  • Fellow, American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering, 1994;
  • Fellow, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 1992;
  • Board of Directors, Biomedical Engineering Society (1992-1995);
  • William H. Huggins Excellence in Teaching Award, Johns Hopkins University.

Editorial Boards

  • Nature Scientific Reports (Editorial Board)¬†2012-2017
  • Annals of Biomedical Engineering (Associate Editor)
  • Molecular and Cellular Bioengineering (Associate Editor); Microcirculation
  • (Associate Editor); Microvascular Research
  • (Editorial Board); Frontiers in Computational Physiology and Medicine
  • (Editorial Board); American Journal of Cancer Research (Editorial Board); American Journal of Physiology (Heart Circ. Physiol.) 1999-2005
  • Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Systems Biology and Medicine (Associate Editor) 2008-2015

Selected Service

  • Scientific advisory committee (SAC) for the 2018 11th World Congress for Microcirculation (2017-2018)
  • Advisory Board, National Center of Systems Biology, The Virtual Physiological Rate Project, (2011-2015)
  • IMAG (Interdisciplinary Modeling and Analysis Group), Multiscale Systems Biology Working Group founder and co-lead (2010-2015);
  • Meritorious Awards Committee, North American Vascular Biology Organization (NAVBO) (2010-2013)
  • FASEB Summer Research Conference Advisory Committee (2009-2012)
  • BMES representative to IUPS U.S. National Committee (2009-2012);
  • Co-Chairman of the IUPS (International Union of Physiological Sciences) Physiome and Systems Biology Committee (2001-2014)
  • Chairman of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering Fellows Selection Committee (2001-2004)
  • Member at Large, U.S. National Committee for the IUPS at the NAS (2001-2006)
  • Member, American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE)
  • College of Fellows Academic Council (Johns Hopkins University representative) (1998-Present)
  • Chair, BMES Meetings Oversight Committee (2006-2007)
  • Program Chair, 2005 BMES Annual Meeting

Publications:

Over 300 original manuscripts, chapters, and review articles, co-editor of 2 books.

Research Associates

Telephone: 410-502-6586

Molecular Biophysics, Florida State University

Postdoctoral Positions: MIT, Center for Cancer Research; Harvard University, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology

Drug development at Johnson & Johnson and biopharmaceutical industry

PostDoctoral Fellows

Ph.D. in Computational Medicine and Bioinformatics, University of Michigan (2015)

Ph.D. in Biochemistry, University of Vermont (2015)

Popel Systems Biology Lab, working on Systems Pharmacology for Cancer Immunotherapy Checkpoint Inhibitors (2015-Present)

Ph.D. Chemical & Biochemical Engineering, Rutgers University/ NIH Graduate Partnership Program (2009-2015)

Merck, protein (antibody) purification internship (2010)

Schering-Plough and Veridex (J&J) (2007-2009)

B.S. Chemical & Biochemical Engineering, Rutgers University (2007)

Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University (2016)

Ph.D. in Bioengineering, Imperial College (2016)

M.S. in Biomedical Engineering, Texas A&M University (2012)

B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Sharif University of Technology (2010)

Ph.D. in Bioengineering, Imperial College (2016)

M.S. in Biomedical Engineering, Texas A&M University (2012)

B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Sharif University of Technology (2010)

Graduate Students

M.S. in Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University 2016

B.S. in Biomedical Engineering, Washington University 2014

B.S. in Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University 2016

B.S. in Bioengineering: Biotechnology, UC San Diego (2017)

Alumni
Kideok Jin, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Dept of Pharmacology, Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Albany, NY
Kerri-Ann Norton, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Dept of Computer Science, Bard College
Annandale-On-Hudson, NY
Hojjat Bazzazi, Ph.D.
Scientist
Takeda Pharmaceutical, Pharmacokinetics and Drug Development
Cambridge, MA
Meghan McCabe Pryor, Ph.D.
Engineer
Rosa Drug Developing Advisors, LLC
San Carlos, CA
Spyros Stamatelos, Ph.D.
Translational Scientist
Sanofi, Pharmacokinetics and Drug Development
Bridgewater, NJ
Liang-Hui (Lawrence) Chu, PhD
Scientist
Biogen, Pharmacokinetics and Drug Development
Cambridge, MA
Esak (Isaac) Lee, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
The Wyss Institute/Harvard University
Boston, MA
David Noren, Ph.D.
Scientist
Philips Healthcare North America
Cambridge, MA
Stacey Finley, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA
Jacob Koskimaki, Ph.D.
Associate Director
American Society of Clinical Oncology
Alexandria, VA
Wan-Hua Tan, M.S.
Portfolio Manager
Acadian Asset Management
Boston, MA
Corban Rivera, Ph.D.
Bioinformatics Scientist
Applied Physics Laboratory, Johns Hopkins University
Laurel, MD
Gang Liu, Ph.D.
Senior Staff Scientist, Systems Biologist
Reynolds American, Inc.
Cary, NC
Princess Imoukhuede, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Bioengineering, University of Illinois Urbana- Champaign
Champaign, IL
Elena V. Rosca, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Faculty of Engineering, Ashesi University College
Ghana
Marianne Engel-Stefanini, Ph.D.
Senior Scientist
Applied Physics Laboratory, Johns Hopkins University
Laurel, MD
Prakash Vempati, M.D.
Clinical Researcher and Physician
Tufts Medical Center
Boston, MA
Amina Ann Qutub, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Bioengineering, Rice University
Houston, TX
Vignesh Muthuvijayan, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Biotechnology, IIT-Chennai
Chennai, India
Florence Wu, M.S.
MD-PhD Student
School of Medicine, University of Toronto
Toronto, Canada
Emmanouil D. Karagiannis, Ph.D.
Research Scientist
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cambridge, MA
Carmen Kut, M.D.-Ph.D.
Clinical Resident
School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD
Colin Kejing Chen, Ph.D.
Scientific Reviewer
Office of Device Evaluation, Food and Drug Administration
Silver Spring, MD
Junfeng Zhang, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
School of Engineering, Laurentian University
Sudbury, Canada
Feilim Mac Gabhann, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering and the Institute for Computational Medicine, Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD
James Wang, M.D.
Cardiologist, Associate Regional Manager
Caremore Medical Group, division of Anthem
Monterey Park, CA
Zhijie (Bill) Liao, Ph.D.
Lead Multi-Disciplinary Engineer
Center for Advanced Aviation System Development, MITRE Corporation
Rockville, MD
Renee Filion, M.S.
High School Science Teacher
Aurora, CA
Mahendra Kavdia, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Wayne State University
Detroit, MI
Prosenjit Bagchi, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Rutgers University
Piscataway Township, NJ
Nikolaos Tsoukias, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Florida International University
Miami, FL
Robert M. Raphael, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Bioengineering, Rice University
Houston, TX
Arjun Vadapalli, Ph.D.
Data scientist & bioinformatician
Agilent Technologies
Sunnyvale, CA
David Wootton, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Cooper Union
New York, NY
Daniel Goldman, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Medical Biophysics, University of Western Ontario
London, Canada
J. Tilak Ratnanather, Ph.D.
Associate Research Professor
Whitaker Biomedical Engineering Institute, Center for Imaging Science, Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore MD
Tuhin Roy, M.D.-Ph.D.
Anesthesiologist
Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN
Charles D. Eggleton, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Maryland (UMBC)
Baltimore, MD