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Research Faculty Directory

Contact Information Research Interests
Donald G. Buerk

Part-time Research Professor

LeBow 435-K

Biotechnology, physiology, systems biology, blood flow, microcirculation, nitric oxide, oxygen transport

Kurtulus Izzetoglu

Associate Research Professor

Monell 131

Functional brain imaging, near Infrared spectroscopy, biomedical systems and signal processing, neuroimaging, human performance, learning and training, human-system interaction, anesthesia care and sedation monitoring, traumatic brain injury.

Steven M. Kurtz

Part-time Research Professor

3401 Market St, Suite 345

Computational biomechanics of bone-implant systems and impact-related injuries, orthopaedic biomechanics, contact mechanics, orthopaedic biomaterials, large-deformation mechanical behavior and wear of polymers, and degradation and crosslinking of polyolefins in implant applications.

Leonid Zubkov

Research Professor

Bossone 437

Physiology, wound healing, physiologic neovascularization, near-infrared spectroscopy, optical tomography, histological techniques, computer-assisted diagnosis, infrared spectrophotometry, physiologic monitoring, experimental diabetes mellitus, penetrating wounds, diabetes complications, skin, animal models, radiation scattering, failure analysis