Research

Research Day 2017

On Friday, October 27, 2017, the Washkewicz College of Engineering hosted Research Day at the CSU Student Center Ballroom. The event featured a poster session highlighting the cutting-edge research being conducted by the College and a keynote presentation from Dr. D. Geoffrey Vince, The Virgina Lois Kennedy Chair in Biomedical Engineering and Applied Therapeutics, Chair of the Department of Biomedical Engineering at the Lerner Research Institute of the Cleveland Clinic.The College also announced the winners of this year’s Research Day poster session:

1st place
Toward Minimal-Sensing Activity Mode Recognition for Transfemoral Amputees
Student Author: Hanieh Mohammadi & Gholamreza Khademi
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Dan Simon, Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

2nd place
US EPA Transform Tox Testing Challenge: 384-Pillar plate for assessing metabolism-induced toxicity with 3D printed cells
Student Author: Kyeong-Nam Yu, Soo-Yeon Kang & Pranav Joshi
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Moo-Yeal Lee, Department of Chemical & Biomedical Engineering

3rd place
Nonlinear Tracking Control of an Antagonistic Muscle Pair Actuated System
Student Author: Holly Warner
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Hanz Richter & Dr. Antonie van den Bogert, Department of Mechanical Engineering

In addition, the Awards Committee identified two Honorable Mentions:

Quantifying 3D Cell Migration on a High-Throughput Microwell Chip Platform
Student Authors: Stephen Hong, Sean Yu, Alexander Roth & Yana Sichkar
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Moo-Yeal Lee, Department of Chemical & Biomedical Engineering

Virtual Muscle Reflex Control and Impedance Control in Describing Perturbed Walking
Student Authors: Sandra K. Hnat
Faculty Advisor:  Dr. Antonie J. van den Bogert, Department of Mechanical Engineering