PI:

Prof. Zhen Xu
University of Michigan
Department of Biomedical Engineering
2200 Bonisteel Blvd
Rm 2107 Gerstacker
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Phone: (734) 647-4961
Fax: (734) 936-1905
Email: zhenx@umich.edu

PI's Short Biography: Zhen Xu is an assistant professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI. She received the B.S.E. (highest honors) degree in biomedical engineering from Southeast University, Nanjing, China, in 2001, and her M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Michigan in 2003 and 2005, respectively, both in biomedical engineering. Her research is focusing on ultrasound therapy, particularly the applications of histotripsy for noninvasive surgeries. She received the IEEE Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control (UFFC) Society Outstanding Paper Award in 2006; American Heart Association (AHA) Outstanding research in Pediatric Cardiology in 2010; and National Institute of Health (NIH) New Investigator Award at the First National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) Edward C. Nagy New Investigator Symposium in 2011. She is an associate editor of IEEE UFFC. Her research has been supported by NIH, NSF, DOD, The Hartwell Foundation, American Cancer Society, American Heart Association, and Wallace H. Coulter Foundation.

 


Postdoctoral Fellows:

Yohan Kim
Research Fellow, Biomedical Engineering
Office: Rm 2133 Gestacker
Email: yohankim@umich.edu
Tel: (734) 936-3674

Jonathan Sukovich
Research Fellow, Biomedical Engineering
Office: Rm 2133 Gestacker
Email: jsukes@umich.edu
Tel: (734) 936-3674


Ph.D. Students:

Ryan Miller
Graduate Student, Biomedical Engineering
Office: Rm 2133 Gestacker
Email: millerrm@umich.edu
Tel: (734) 936-3674

Eli Vlaisavljevich
Research Assistant, Biomedical Engineering
Office: Rm 2133 Gestacker
Email: evlaisav@umich.edu
Tel: (734) 936-3674

Xi Zhang
Graduate Student, Biomedical Engineering
Office: Rm 2133 Gestacker
Email: xizh@umich.edu
Tel: (734) 936-3674