Funded Projects

2019

Regular Projects

High-Performance Point-of-Care Testing (POCT) Breath Analysis for Disease Diagnosis and Monitoring
Xudong (Sherman) Fan, Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Kevin Ward, Professor of Emergency Medicine; Biomedical Engineering; Director, Michigan Center for Integrative Research in Critical Care

Novel Self-Healing Adhesives in Flexible Electronics and Displays
L. Jay Guo, Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science; Mechanical Engineering; Macromolecular Science and Engineering; Applied Physics

Novel Atherectomy Device
Albert Shih, Professor of Mechanical Engineering; Biomedical Engineering; Faculty Member, Integrative Systems and Design

Exploratory Projects

Simultaneous Anti-Icing and Icephobic Coatings
Anish Tuteja, Associate Professor of Materials Science and Engineering; Macromolecular Science and Engineering

Vaginal Probiotics Discovery and Engineering through High-Throughput Microfluidic Screening
Nina Lin, Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering

Eddy Current Braking Devices for Exercise and Rehabilitation
Chandramouli Krishnan, Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation; Director, Neuromuscular and Rehabilitation Robotics Laboratory (NeuRRo Lab)

Microcatheter Devices for Chronic Total Occlussion (CTO) Treatment
Albert Shih, Professor of Mechanical Engineering; Biomedical Engineering; Faculty Member, Integrative Systems and Design
Yihao Zheng, Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Worcester Polytechnic Institute (UM Ph.D.)

Optimizing Bacterial Strains for Efficient Removal of High-Strength Ammonium Contamination in Wastewater
Chuanwu Xi, Professor of Environmental Health Sciences and Global Public Health

2016-2019 (under the Partnership and Advanced Manufacturing programs)

Regular Projects

Laser Emission Microscope
Xudong (Sherman) Fan, Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Metal-based Transparent Conductive Film and the Associated Manufacturing Technologies
L. Jay Guo, Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science; Mechanical Engineering; Macromolecular Science and Engineering; Applied Physics

Optical Biopsy for Point-of-Care Diagnostics
Thomas Wang, H. Marvin Pollard Collegiate Professor of Endoscopy Research; Professor of Internal Medicine; Biomedical Engineering; Mechanical Engineering

Development of Robust Computational Procedures for Fatigue Durability Evaluation of Welded Structures
Pingsha Dong, Professor of Mechanical Engineering; Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering; Director, Welded Structures Laboratory

SNAP-based Nitric Oxide-Release Products for Skin Applications
Mark Meyerhoff, Philip J. Elving Collegiate Professor of Chemistry