The Stephenson School of Biomedical Engineering
The Stephenson School of Biomedical Engineering values the sharing of experiences from biomedical experts in the field through scheduled seminars throughout the year.
The SBME Academic Seminar Series feature faculty members from in-state and out-of-state, some with whom we have established shared collaborative research projects.
2023-2024 Seminar Series
September 1, 2023
Sampurna Chakraborty, PhD Student: Advancing Breast Cancer Therapy: Exploring Conjugates with Annexin A5 Protein for Targeted Intervention
September 15, 2023
Lucas Yan, PhD Student: Evaluation of Human Kidney for Transplantation Using Polarization-Sensitive Optical Coherence Tomography
September 22, 2023
Serana Nelson, MS Student: Synthesis of Biocompatible GBN Nanocomposites for Imaging of Cancer Cells and other Biomedical Applications
Drew Sikora, PhD Student: Association between Opioid Dependence and Scale Free Fractal Brain Activity: An EEG Study
September 29, 2023
Ke Zhang, PhD Student: Using symmetric illumination and color camera to achieve high throughput Fourier ptychographic microscopy
Chen Wang, PhD Student: Epidural Anesthesia Guidance by Using Polarization-Sensitive Optical Coherence Tomography (PS-OCT)
November 3, 2023
Dr. John Klier, Gallogly College of Engineering Dean: Synopsis of industry career and lessons learned, university research involving in-situ functionalization of polymer colloids and introduction to biomanufacturing facility
April 5, 2023
Dr. Ankur Singh
Seminar Series Archive
September 2, 2022
Dr. Kevin Fraancis
MONITORING DISEASE STATES IN LIVE ANIMALS USING NON-IVASIVE OPTICAL IMAGING
October 21, 2022
Dr. Yvonne Chen
ENGINEERING NEXT-GENERATION T CELLS FOR CANCER IMMUNOTHERAPY
October 28, 2022
Dr. Chao Zhou
ULTRAHIGH-SPEED OPTICAL COHERENCE TOMOGRAPHY AND ITS BIOMEDICAL APPLICATIONS
November 4, 2022
Dr. Jongyong Ye
DEVELOPMENT OF AN OPEN-MICROCAVITY OPTICAL SENSOR FOR SENSITIVE LABEL-FREE BIOSSAYS
November 11, 2022
Dr. Susan Thomas
ENGINEERED BIOMATERIALS FOR LYMPH NODE DRUG DELIVERY AND DISEASE MODELING ENABLE NEXT-GENERATION APPROACHES IN CANCER IMMUNOTHERAPY
November 18, 2022
Dr. Jennifer Barton
EARLY DETECTION OF CANCER WITH MULTIMODAL ENDOSCOPES
December 2, 2022
Dr. Carligin Bouten
MATERIALS-DRIVEN IN-SITU CARDIOVASCULAR TISSUE ENGINEERING
January 20, 2023
Dr. Karen Jonscher
MATERNALLY SUPPLEMENTED PQQ TARGETS CERAMIDE METABOLISM IN OFFSPRING TO BLUNT DEVELOPMENTAL PROGRAMMING OF NAFLD
January 27, 2023
February 3, 2023
Dr. Joel Collier
IMMUNE-MODULATING PEPTIDE MATERIALS FOR INFLAMMATORY DISEASE
February 10, 2023
Graduate Student Presentations
February 24, 2023
Graduate Student Presentations
March 3, 2023
Dr. Kaitlyn Sadtler
HARNESSING THE IMMUNE SYSTEM IN TISSUE REGENERATION
March 24, 2023
Dr. Xueding Wang
Light + Sound: Imaging & Therapy
March 31, 2023
Dr. Zhongping Chen
ADVANCES IN FUNCTIONAL OPTICAL COHERENCE TOMOGRAPHY: TRANSLATION OF F-OCT TECHNOLOGY FROM BENCH TO BEDSIDE
April 7, 2023
Dr. Baowei Fei
April 14, 2023
Dr. Krishnendu Roy
April 21, 2023
Graduate Student Presentations
April 28, 2023
Graduate Student Presentations
September 24, 2021
Brian Pogue, Ph.D. MacLean Professor of Engineering Dartmouth College
October 1, 2021
Lesley Chow, Ph.D.
October 22, 2021
Shalini Prasad, Ph.D.
SWEATSENSER DX an enabling technology for on demand profiling of cytokines on passively expressed eccrine sweat
October 29, 2021
David Otuya, Ph.D.
Transnasal Platform for Imaging, Biopsy and Biomass Sampling of the Gut.
November 12, 2021
Chandramouli Krishnan, Ph.D.
November 19, 2021
Sydney Schaefer, Ph.D.
December 3, 2021
Ze Wang, Ph.D.
SEPTEMBER 11, 2020
Ashish Ranjan, Ph.D. Associate Professor and Kerr Chair Department of Physiological Sciences, Oklahoma State University.
SEPTEMBER 18, 2020
Lee E. Miller, Ph.D. Professor of Physiology, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and BME, Northwestern University.
SEPTEMBER 25, 2020
Franca Tecchio, Ph.D. Director of Laboratory of Electrophysiology for Translational Neuroscience, National Research Council (CNR), Italy.
OCTOBER 9, 2020
Silvestro Micera, Ph.D. Professor, Bertarelli Foundation Chair in Translational Neuroengineering., Swiss Federal Institute of Tecnology (EPFL) in Lausanne, Switzerland.
OCTOBER 30, 2020
Sahab Khalsa, Ph.D. Professor, Director of Clinical Studies, Laureate Institute for Brain Research; Assistant Professor in Health Sciences, Univeristy of Tulsa.
NOVEMBER 6, 2020
Satoshi Kashiwagi, M.D., Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Radiology, Harvard Medical School, Gordon Center for Medical Imaging, Department of Radiology.
March 5, 2021
Kirill Larin, Ph.D.
April 9, 2021
Matthew Wettergreen, Ph.D.
April 16, 2021
Jamal Lewis, Ph.D.
April 23, 2021
Chris Xu, Ph.D.
April 30, 2021
Devin Hubbard, Ph.D.
August 30, 2019
NANYIN ZHANG, PH.D Professor Department of Biomedical Engineering and Electrical Engineering Pennsylvania State University
September 6, 2019
WEI CHEN, PH. D Professor of Biomedical Engineering Director of the Center for Interdisciplinary Biomedical Education and Research Dean of the College of Mathematics and Science University of Central Oklahoma
Sept 12, 2019
Cato T. Laurencin, M.D., Ph.D, University Professor, Albert and Wilda Van Dusen Distinguished Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Professor of Chemical, Materials and Biomedical Engineering,Chief Executive Officer, Connecticut Institute for Clinical and Translational Science, University of Connecticut
Oct 08, 2019
T. Venky Venkatesan, Director of the Nano Institute at the National University of Singapore (NUSNNI) Professor of ECE, Physics, MSE and NGS.
Oct 25, 2019
Anthony C. Johnson, clinical assistant professor of research in the OU Medicine Department of Neurology, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center.
Nov 08, 2019
Larry McEnerney, Director of Writing Programs, University of Chicago
Nov 15, 2019
Joseph culver, Professor of Radiology, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine.
Dec 06, 2019
Metin Akay, Founding Chair, John S Dunn Endowed Chair Professor, University of Houston.
Jan 6, 2020
Yu Zhang, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Psychiatry and Behavior Sciences, Stanford University
Jan 09, 2020
Dr. WEI CHEN, Professor, Biomedical Engineering Dean, College of Mathematics and Science, University of Central Oklahoma
Jan 23, 2020
Yuan Yang, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Physical Therapy and Human Movement Sciences Interdepartmental Neuroscience Program, Northwestern University Medical School.
March 6, 2020
Anna Csiszar, M.D., Ph.D. Professor, Donald W. Reynolds Endowed Chair of Aging Research Reynolds Oklahoma Center on Aging, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center.
April 10, 2020
Doris M. Benbrook, Ph.D. Presidential Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Co-Leader, Gynecologic Cancers Program Co-Principal Investigator, Center for Cancer Prevention and Drug Development Stephenson Cancer Center University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
APRIL 17, 2020
Jeff Ross, Ph.D. Chief Executive Officer, MiroMatrix.
Virtual BESA Symposium
APRIL 24, 2020
Jennifer L. West, Ph.D. Co-founder | NanoSpectra Biosciences Professor | Biomedical Engineering, Duke University.
August 13, 2018
George Gopen, JD, PhD, Professor Emertitus, Duke University.
August 17, 2018
Ramin Skibba, PhD. Scientific Writer
September 14, 2018
Wendy Newstetter, Assistant Dean in the College of Engineering, Georgia Tech.
September 28, 2018
Jie Zheng, Associate Professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
October 12, 2018
Liping Tang, Professor at the Universtiy of Texas - Arlington
October 26, 2018
Michael Businelle, Associate Professor, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine
November 2, 2018
Robin Felder, Professor and Associate Director of Clinical Chemistry and Toxicology
November 9, 2018
Kent Leach, Professor in Biomedical Engineering at UC Davis
November 30, 2018
M. N. V. Ravi Kumar, Ph.D., Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Texas A&M Irma Lerma Rangel College of Pharmacy.
December 5, 2018
Craig Duvall, Biomedical Engineering at Vanderbilt University
March 6, 2019
X. Edward Guo, Ph.D., Chair and Stanley Dicker Professor Department of Biomedical Engineering Columbia University
March 15, 2019
Javier A. Jo, Ph.D., Professor of the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Oklahoma
June 14, 2019
Jenny Robinson, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Kansas
Sept. 1, 2017
Cory Berkland, Ph.D., Solon E. Summerfield Distinguished Professor in the Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry and in the Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering at The University of Kansas.
October 20, 2017
Michael Deem, Ph.D. Department of Bioengineering Rice University
October 27, 2017
Kumar Sripathirathan, Ph.D. CEO of DRIK, Inc.
Nov 10, 2017
Akhilesh K. Gaharwar, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Department of Biomedical Engineering Texas A&M University.
Sept. 16, 2016
Gregory Sutton, Ph.D. Royal Society University Research Fellow, Department Biological Sciences University of Bristol, UK
Oct. 28, 2016
Lijie Grace Zhang Associate Professor Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department of Biomedical Engineering Department of Medicine The George Washington University
Nov. 4, 2016
Emily Day, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Department of Biomedical Engineering University of Delaware
Nov. 11, 2016
Michael C. Morton Vice President for Corporate Regulatory Affairs Medtronic, Inc.
Nov. 18, 2016
Hinrich Staecker, MD, Ph.D. Professor Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery University of Kansas Medical Center
May 5, 2017
Brendan Harley, Sc.D. Dept. of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign