Sponsors & Projects
PI: Unmanned Underwater Vehicle Inspired by Multiple Aquatic Species (ONR-N00014-16-1-2413).
PI: Scalable Nanomanufacturing of Cyclic Peptide-based Nanorobots for In Vivo Sensing (NSF-CMMI: 1300167). Co-I: Yongzhong Wang
PI: Acquisition of a Digital Holographic Microscopte for 3D Imaging of Swimming Microorganisms, Office of Naval Research. Co-PI: Scott Lenaghan
PI: Nanoindenter for Studying Mechanical Properties of Nanomaterials, Army Research Office. Co-PI: Scott Lenaghan
Young Investigator Program Award (Office of Naval Research): Energy Efficient Swimming Mechanism: An Inspiration from Micro-scale Biological Systems (ONR-N00014-11-1-0622).
PI: Nanoparticles to Increase Strength of Surface Adhesion: An Inspiration from Biological Systems (NSF-CMMI: 1029953). Co-PI: Michael Simpson
PI: Mechanics of Nanoparticles (Army Research Office. W911NF-10-1-0114). Co-PIs: Maozi Liu and Sharon Bewick
PI: Ivy Nanoparticles for Biomedical Applications (NSF-CBET: 0965877). Co-PIs: Neal Stewart and Maozi Liu
Co-PI: Biology on demand: external control of a complex cellular system, S. cerevisiae (National Academies Keck Futures Initiative. PI: John P. Wikswo).
PI: Nano-scaffolds to Enhance Chemical Detection. Co-PI: Thomas Thundat and Ali Passian
PI: BioMEMS. Co-PI: Henry Lin and Ali Passian
PI: Lab-on-a-Chip and Life Science Automation.
Swimming and Attachment of Giardia (PNAS, 2011) sponsored by ONR YIP.
Nanofibers and nanoparticles from Sundew adhesive for cell attachment.
Venus Flytrap Inspired Robotic Trapper by Mimicking Nonlinear Dynamics of the Opening/Closing Mechanism of the Plant.
Ivy Secreted nanoparticles for Surface Adhesive. The right two figures are images taken using our AFM, showing nanoparticles around 70 nano-meter in diameter.
Used in Traditional Chinese Herbal Medicine (Yun Nan Bai Yao) for Platelet Aggregation, Leading to Clotting and the Sealing of Wounds.
for Surface Adhesive.
Venus Flytrap Sensing and Closing Mechanisms.
Department of Biomedical Engineering • The Ohio State University • Columbus • Ohio 43201