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PI:
 

Prof. Alan Grodzinsky

Department of Biological Engineering
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Link to Full CV


Administrative Assistant:

Linda Bragman

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Research Engineer:
 

Eliot Frank, Ph.D.

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Research Specialist:
 

Han-Hwa Hung

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Post-Doctoral Associates:  

Brianne Connizzo

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Tendon degeneration: Role of aging and overload

BrianneConnizzo

Ramin Oftadeh

NE47-388

AFM-based tissue nanomechanics for mouse models of OA

Ramin Oftadeh
   

Graduate Students:
 

Yang Wang

Department of Biological Engineering

Project: Mechanisms underlying cartilage response to traumatic injury.

Paul Liebesny

Department of Biological Engineering

Project: Tissue engineering for cartilage repair.

Paul Liebesny

Whitney Young

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Project: Transport and Mechanics of Cartilage

Whitney Young

Yamini Krishnan

Department of Chemical Engineering

Project: Drug Delivery for Post-Traumatic Osteoarthritis

Yamini Krishnan

Brett Geiger

Department of Biological Engineering

Project: Drug delivery for post-traumatic osteoarthritis

Advisor: Prof Paula Hammond

Brett Geiger

Sheryl Wang

Department of Biological Engineering


Project: craniomaxillofacial bone regeneration

Advisor: Prof Paula Hammond

Sheryl Wang

Undergraduate Students:
 

Sherry Wan

Department of Biological Engineering

Project: Mechanisms underlying cartilage response to traumatic injury

Sherry Wan

Hannah Zlotnick

Department of Biological Engineering

Project: Tissue engineering for cartilage repair

Hannah Zlotnick

Nathan Varady

Department of Biological Engineering

Project: Drug delivery for post-traumatic Osteoarthritis

Nathan Varady

Jennifer Ibanez

Department of Biological Engineering

Project: Tissue Engineering for Cartilage Repair

Jennifer Ibanez

John Drago

Department of Biological Engineering

Project: Phosphoproteomics of cartilage response to injury

John Drago

Paulomi Bhattacharya

Department of Biological Engineering

Project: Drug delivery for Osteoarthritis

Paulomi Bhattacharya

Visiting Scientists:
 

Mojtaba Azadi

NE47-388

Webpage: http://web.mit.edu/azadi/www

Nanomechanics of Articular cartilage

Hybrid 3D printing of bone and cartilage tissue on a osteochondral composite for articular cartilage repair

Mojtaba Azadi

Rachel E. Miller, Ph.D.

Rush University Medical Center

Hadi Tavakoli Nia

Nanomechanics of aggrecan and cartilage

Hadi Nia

Bernd Rolauffs, M.D.

Orthopaedics, Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen


Research Affiliates:
 

Ambika Goel Bajpayee

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Project: Drug delivery for osteoarthritis.


Ambika Goel

 

Emily Florine, Ph.D.

Merrimack Pharmaceuticals

Emily Florine

Paul Kopesky, Ph.D.

XTuit Pharmaceuticals

Paul Kopesky

Recent Alumni :
 

Ambika Goel Bajpayee

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Project: Drug delivery for osteoarthritis.


Yang Li, Ph.D.

Department of Biological Engineering

Project: Effects of injury, cytokines, growth factors and compression on cartilage in vitro.

Hadi Tavakoli Nia, Ph.D.

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Project: Nanomechanics of Cartilage

Keri Mroszczyk

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Project: Tissue engineering for cartilage repair.

Marianne Lintz

Department of Biological Engineering

Project: Tissue engineering for cartilage repair

Marianne Lintz

Isabel Yannatos

Project: Drug Delivery for Osteoarthritis

 

Marianne Lintz

 



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