UB - University at Buffalo, The State University of New York Chemical and Biological Engineering

Faculty

  • photo of Paschalis Alexandridis
  • Paschalis Alexandridis, UB Distinguished Professor
  • Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1994
  • Self-assembly, directed assembly, complex fluids, soft materials, nanomaterials, interfacial phenomena, amphiphilic polymers, biopolymers, product design.
  • Stelios Andreadis, Professor and Department Chair
  • Ph.D., University of Michigan, 1996
  • Stem cells for vascular tissue engineering, signaling pathways in cell-cell adhesion and wound healing, lentiviral vectors and lentiviral microarrays for high-throughput gene expression analysis and gene discovery.
  • Chong Cheng, Associate Professor
  • Ph.D., City University of New York, 2003
  • Biodegradable functional polymers and nanostructures, new drug delivery systems, synthetic materials for tissue engineering.
  • Edward P. Furlani, Professor
  • Ph.D., University at Buffalo, 1982
  • Computational physics/multidisciplinary modeling: microfluidics, computational fluid dynamics, heat/mass transfer, multiphase and inkjet systems, optofluidics, MEMS design and simulation, biomagnetics, nanophotonics.
  • Johannes Hachmann, Assistant Professor
  • Ph.D., Cornell University, 2010
  • Computational chemistry and materials science, virtual high-throughput and Big Data, machine learning, electronic structure theory and methods, quantum effects in catalysis and materials, rational design.
  • Eleni A. Kyriakidou, Assistant Professor
  • Ph.D., University of South Carolina
  • Heterogeneous catalysis, nanoparticle synthesis and surface science, and the application of such catalysts to environmental processes.
  • Haiqing Lin, Assistant Professor
  • Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
  • Novel membrane materials for CO2 capture from flue gas and syngas, robust membranes for natural gas liquids (NGLs) recovery from natural gas, & understanding polymer structure/aging correlations in thin films.
  • Natesh Parashurama, Assistant Professor
  • M.D. University at Buffalo, Ph.D. Rutgers University 2007
  • Liver stem cell biology, differentiation, cell therapy, organogenesis, disease modeling, tissue engineering. Multimodality molecular imaging, monitoring molecular events in living subjects.
  • photo of Marina Tsianou
  • Marina Tsianou, Associate Professor
  • Ph.D., Lund University, Sweden, 2000
  • Molecularly engineered materials, self-assembly, interfacial phenomena, controlled crystallization, biomimetics.
  • Gang Wu, Assistant Professor
  • Ph.D., Harbin Institute of Technology, 2004
  • Functional materials for electrochemical energy storage and conversion; electrocatalysis for renewable energy and environmental science; materials electrochemistry; batteries; fuel cells.