Biomedical Engineering

​​​​​​​​​​​​Engineer your way. Engineer at WashU.

Diagnosing and treating complex diseases are among the world's most significant long-term challenges. Biomedical engineers at WashU work with world-renowned​ physicians and scientists to improve global quality of life.​​​

 

 

https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Steven-George.aspx3Steven George<img alt="Steven George" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/George_Steven.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Professor & Department ChairSteven George - Biomedical Engineering - Creates 3-D tissue chips with stem cells
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Jin-Yu-Shao.aspx17Jin-Yu Shao<img alt="Jin-Yu Shao" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Shao_Jin-Yu.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Associate ProfessorJin-Yu Shao - Biomedical Engineering - ​Works to further understand infectious & inflammatory diseases
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Daniel-Moran.aspx11Daniel Moran<img alt="Daniel Moran" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Moran_Dan.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />ProfessorDaniel Moran - Biomedical Engineering - ​Explores how we can control objects with our minds
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Jonathan-Silva.aspx18Jonathan Silva<img alt="Jonathan Silva" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Silva_Jon.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Assistant ProfessorJonathan Silva - Biomedical Engineering - Uses​ holograms to guide cardiac arrhythmia ablations
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Yoram-Rudy.aspx15Yoram Rudy<img alt="Yoram Rudy" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Rudy_Yoram.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />ProfessorYoram Rudy - Biomedical Engineering - ​Leads the Cardiac Bioelectricity & Arrhythmia Center
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Barani-Raman.aspx14Barani Raman<img alt="Baraniharan Raman" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Raman_Baraniharan.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />​Associate ProfessorBarani Raman - Biomedical Engineering - His lab's electronic nose technology has applications for homeland security
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Lihong-Wang.aspx21Lihong Wang<img alt="Lihong Wang" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Wang_Lihong.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />ProfessorLihong Wang - Biomedical Engineering - ​Revolutionizing early cancer detection
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Quing-Zhu.aspx107Quing Zhu<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/Zhu_Quing_15.jpeg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />ProfessorQuing Zhu - Biomedical Engineering - ​Advances cancer detection, diagnosis and treatment prediction and monitoring ​
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Mark-Anastasio.aspx4Mark Anastasio<img alt="Mark Anastasio" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Anastasio_Mark.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />ProfessorMark Anastasio - Biomedical Engineering - Works to advance computed imaging technologies​​
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Hong-Chen.aspx100Hong Chen<img alt="" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Chen_Hong_7_15_06.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Assistant ProfessorHong Chen - Biomedical Engineering - Develops ultrasound-based image-guided drug delivery techniques
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Kristen-Naegle.aspx12Kristen Naegle<img alt="" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Naegle_Kristen.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Assistant Professor Kristen Naegle - Biomedical Engineering - Understanding post-translational​ modifications in cell signaling networks
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Dennis-Barbour.aspx5Dennis Barbour<img alt="Dennis Barbour" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Barbour_Dennis.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Associate ProfessorDennis Barbour - Biomedical Engineering - ​Conducts brain-computer interface research to rewire brains & recover lost function from stroke
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Jianmin-Cui.aspx7Jianmin Cui<img alt="Jianmin Cui" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Cui_Jinamin.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />ProfessorJianmin Cui - Biomedical Engineering - ​Aims to design ultrasound protocols for drug & gene delivery
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Lori-Setton.aspx105Lori Setton<img alt="" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Setton_Lori_9_1501.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />ProfessorLori Setton - Biomedical Engineering - ​Combines methods of engineering & biology to regulate disc and cartilage health and healing
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Vitaly-Klyachko.aspx10Vitaly Klyachko<img alt="Vitaly Klyachko" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Klyachoko_Vitaly.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Associate ProfessorVitaly Klyachko - Biomedical Engineering - ​Researches how neurons process information in healthy brain & neurodevelopmental diseases​
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Rohit-Pappu.aspx13Rohit Pappu<img alt="Rohit Pappu" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Pappu_Rohit_1_16_05.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />ProfessorRohit Pappu - Biomedical Engineering - Uncovers the biophysical principles of intrinsically disordered proteins & their conn​ection to cellular processes​​​
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Larry-Taber.aspx19Larry Taber<img alt="Larry Taber" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Taber_Larry.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />ProfessorLarry Taber - Biomedical Engineering - ​Studies the mechanics of early heart, brain & eye development
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Kurt-Thoroughman.aspx20Kurt Thoroughman<img alt="Kurt Thoroughman" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Thoroughman_Kurt.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Associate ProfessorKurt Thoroughman - Biomedical Engineering - ​Works to identify patterns in neural activity that correspond to motor adaptation
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Frank-Yin.aspx22Frank Yin<img alt="Frank Yin" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Yin_Frank.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />ProfessorFrank Yin - Biomedical Engineering - ​Conducts research with applications to cancer & tissue healing
https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Jan-Bieschke.aspx6Jan Bieschke<img alt="Jan Bieschke" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Bieschke_Jan.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Assistant Professor Jan Bieschke - Biomedical Engineering - ​Studies how protein folding links ​aging-related di​seases​