living matter lab



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principal investigator

ellen kuhl
title professor
department of mechanical engineering
department of bioengineering (courtesy)
department of cardiothoracic surgery (courtesy)
email ekuhl.at.stanford.edu
phone +1.650.450.0855
fax +1.650.725.1587
address 452 escondido mall, bldg 520-203, stanford, ca 94305
webpage school of medicine, mechanical engineering
curriculum vitae , NIH biosketch
 

administrative support

doreen wood
title administrator
department of mechanical engineering
email doreen.at.stanford.edu
phone +1.650.723.4133
fax +1.650.725.1587
address 452 escondido mall, bldg 520-232, stanford, ca 94305
 

postdocs

johannes weickenmeier
title postdoc (since 05/16)
department of mechanical engineering
email weickenj.at.stanford.edu
fax +1.650.725.1587
address 452 escondido mall, bldg 520-204
department of mechanical engineering
stanford, ca 94305-3032
 

students

maria holland
title phd student (since 09/11)
department of mechanical engineering
email mholla.at.stanford.edu
fax +1.650.725.1587
address 452 escondido mall, bldg 520-204
department of mechanical engineering
stanford, ca 94305-3032
 

mona eskandari
title phd student (since 09/11)
department of mechanical engineering
email eskandar.at.stanford.edu
fax +1.650.725.1587
address 452 escondido mall, bldg 520-204
department of mechanical engineering
stanford, ca 94305-3032
 

silvi budday
title phd student (since 01/14)
chair of applied mechanics
email silvia.budday.at.ltm.uni-erlangen.de
fax +49.9131.852.8503
address wetterkreuz 15, room 0217
university of erlangen-nuremberg
91058 erlangen, germany
website personal webpage
 

rijk de rooij
title phd student (since 09/14)
department of mechanical engineering
email rderooij.at.stanford.edu
fax +1.650.725.1587
address 452 escondido mall, bldg 520-204
department of mechanical engineering
stanford, ca 94305-3032
 

francisco sahli
title phd student (since 09/14)
department of mechanical engineering
email fsc.at.stanford.edu
fax +1.650.725.1587
address 452 escondido mall, bldg 520-204
department of mechanical engineering
stanford, ca 94305-3032
 

moritz mangold
title ms student (since 11/14)
department of mechanical engineering
email mangold.at.stanford.edu
fax +1.650.725.1587
address 496 lomita mall, durand 226
department of mechanical engineering
stanford, ca 94305-4040
 

caitlin ploch
title ms student (since 09/14)
department of mechanical engineering
email mangold.at.stanford.edu
fax +1.650.725.1587
address 452 escondido mall, bldg 520-204
department of mechanical engineering
stanford, ca 94305-3032
 

previous postdocs

martin genet
title assistant professor
postdoctoral scholar (09/12-06/14)
computational biomechanics
email genet.at.biomed.ee.ethz.ch
address department of mechanics
ecole polytechnique
91120 palaiseau, france
webpage (martin's personal webpage)
 

hüsnü dal
title assistant professor
postdoctoral scholar (07/11-12/11)
department of mechanical engineering
email dal.at.metu.edu.tr
address department of mechanical engineering
middle east technical university
06800 ankara, turkey
webpage (hüsnü's personal webpage)
 

serdar göktepe
title associate professor
postdoctoral scholar (12/07-04/10)
department of civil engineering
email sgoktepe.at.metu.edu.tr
address department of civil engineering
middle east technical university
06800 ankara, turkey
webpage (serdar's personal webpage)
biosketch curriculum vitae
 

alkiviadis tsamis
title postdoctoral scholar (03/10-06/11)
department of biomedical engineering
email atsamis.at.cmu.edu
address 496 lomita mall, durand building rm 226
700 technology drive
pittsburgh, pa 15219
webpage (alkis' personal webpage)
 

previous phd students

alexander zöllner
title phd student (03/11-03/16)
department of mechanical engineering
email azoell.at.stanford.edu
fax +1.650.725.1587
address 452 escondido mall, bldg 520-204
department of mechanical engineering
phd thesis adaptive tissues and devices
 

adrian buganza tepole
title postdoctoral scholar
email abuganza.at.stanford.edu
fax +1.650.725.1587
address disease biophysics group @ harvard
58 oxford street
cambridge, ma 02138
phd thesis skin mechanics and mechanobiology
 

manuel rausch
title postdoctoral scholar
email manuel.rausch.at.yale.edu
address yale university
55 prospect street
new haven, ct 06511
featured biomedical computation
phd thesis mechanics of the mitral valve
 

jonathan wong
title phd student (09/07-05/12)
department of mechanical engineering
email jonjwong.at.alumni.stanford.edu
fax +1.650.725.1587
address 496 lomita mall, durand 226
department of mechanical engineering
stanford, ca 94305-4040
website personal webpage, feap stuff feap in a box
phd thesis efficient modeling of cardiac tissue
 


julia mergheim
title associate professor (since 01/12)
phd student 10/02-09/05
department of mechanical engineering
email julia.mergheim.at.ltm.uni-erlangen.de
phone +49.9131.852.8521
address department of mechanical engineering
friedrich alexander university erlangen
91058 erlangen, germany
webpage http://www.ltm.uni-erlangen.de
 

grieta himpel
title research scientist (since 01/08)
phd student 10/03-12/07
department of mechanical engineering
email himpel.at.rhrk.uni-kl.de
phone +49.631.205.3781
fax +49.631.205.2128
address tu kaiserslautern, po box 3049
department of mechanical engineering
67653 kaiserslautern, germany
webpage http://mechanik.mv.uni-kl.de
 

swantje bargmann
title professor (since 04/12)
phd student 04/04-05/08
institute of continuum mechanics and material mechanics
email swantje.bargmann.at.tuhh.de
phone +49.40.42878.3236
address tu hamburg harburg
eissendorfer strasse 42
21073 hamburg, germany
webpage http://www.tuhh.de
 

philippe jäger
title phd student (10/05-07/09)
department of mechanical engineering
tu kaiserslautern, germany
email pjaeger.at.rhrk.uni-kl.de
phone +49.631.205.4823
fax +49.631.205.2128
address tu kaiserslautern, po box 3049
department of mechanical engineering
67653 kaiserslautern, germany
webpage http://mechanik.mv.uni-kl.de/englisch/mitarbeiter/jaeger/pje.html
 

holger meier
title phd student (01/05-07/09)
department of mechanical engineering
tu kaiserslautern, germany
email homei.at.rhrk.uni-kl.de
phone +49.631.205.4835
fax +49.631.205.2128
address tu kaiserslautern, po box 3049
department of mechanical engineering
67653 kaiserslautern, germany
webpage http://mechanik.mv.uni-kl.de/englisch/mitarbeiter/meier/hme.html
 

paul fischer
title phd student (12/05-02/11)
department of mechanical engineering
tu kaiserslautern, germany
email pfischer.at.rhrk.uni-kl.de
phone +49.631.205.4823
fax +49.631.205.2128
address tu kaiserslautern, po box 3049
department of mechanical engineering
67653 kaiserslautern, germany
webpage http://mechanik.mv.uni-kl.de/englisch/mitarbeiter/fischer/pfe.html
 

previous students

katrina wisdom
title master student (since 09/12)
department of mechanical engineering
email kmw39.at.stanford.edu
fax +1.650.725.1587
address 496 lomita mall, durand 226
department of mechanical engineering
stanford, ca 94305-4040
website personal webpage
 

tyler o'brien shultz
title heart slicer and breaker (since 07/10)
department of mechanical engineering
email tshultz.at.stanford.edu
fax +1.650.725.1587
address durand 226
496 lomita mall
stanford, ca 94305-4040
 

corey murphey
title EKG reader and producer (since 07/10)
department of mechanical engineering
email clmyhc.at.stanford.edu
fax +1.650.725.1587
address durand 226
496 lomita mall
stanford, ca 94305-4040
 

mohan kotikanyadanam varadaraju
title master student (08/08-12/09)
department of mechanical engineering
email mohankv.at.stanford.edu
fax +1.650.725.1587
address 496 lomita mall, durand building
department of mechanical engineering
stanford, ca 94305-4040
 

joe ulerich
title graduate student (09/07-12/08)
department of mechanical engineering
email julerich.at.stanford.edu
fax +1.650.725.1587
address 496 lomita mall, durand building
department of mechanical engineering
stanford, ca 94305-4040
 

anton dam
title magic master mesher (06/08-08/10)
department of mechanical engineering
email antondam.at.stanford.edu
fax +1.650.725.1587
address 496 lomita mall, durand building
department of mechanical engineering
stanford, ca 94305-4040
 

previous visitors

nele famaey
title phd student (10/10-05/11)
biomechanics section
email nele.famaey.at.mech.kuleuven.be
fax +32.16.327.994
address celestijnenlaan 300, box 2419
3001 heverlee, belgium
webpage http://www.kuleuven.be/wieiswie/en/person/u0052764
 

pablo saez
title phd student (02/11-08/11)
department of mechanical engineering
email psaez.at.stanford.edu
fax + 34.976.762.578
address group of structural mechanics
universidad zaragoza, spain
webpage http://i3a.unizar.es/grupo/gemm-8?idioma=en
 

markus böl
title professor (02/08-04/08, 10/09)
department of mechanical engineering
email m.boel.at.tu-bs.de
phone +49.531.391.7052
fax +49.531.391.7053
address institute for solid mechanics, tu braunschweig
schleinitzstra├če 20, 38106 braunschweig, germany
webpage http://www.tu-braunschweig.de/fm/personal/mboel
 

georg umlauf
title assistant professor (09/08)
department of computer science
email umlauf.at.informatik.uni-kl.de
phone +49.631.205.3268
fax +49.631.205.3270
address geometric algorithms group, dept computer science
university of kaiserslautern, 67633 kaiserslautern, germany
webpage http://www-umlauf.informatik.uni-kl.de/~umlauf
 

daniel burkhart
title phd student (09/08-12/09)
department of computer science
email burkhart.at.cs.uni-kl.de
phone +49.631.205.3265
fax +49.631.205.3270
address geometric algorithms group, dept computer science
university of kaiserslautern, 67633 kaiserslautern, germany
webpage http://www-umlauf.informatik.uni-kl.de
 

sönke carstens
title visiting scholar (09/07-10/07)
fachgebiet baumechanik/baudynamik
email soenke.carstens.at.uni-kassel.de
phone +49.561.804.2698
fax +49.561.804.3631
address university of kassel, mönchebergstrasse 7, 34109 kassel, germany
webpage http://cms.uni-kassel.de/index.php?id=md_carstensl
 

saverio smaldone
title msc student (09/09-02/10)
department of mathematics, mathematical engineering
email svr.sml.at.gmail.com
phone +39.340.179.0123
address politecnico di torino
corso duca degli abruzzi 24, 10129 torino, italy
webpage http://www.polito.it
 

hans-uwe rempler
title phd student (02/10-05/10)
faculty of civil and environmental engineering
email rempler.at.mechbau.uni-stuttgart.de
phone +49.711.685.69258
fax +49.711.685.66347
address institute of applied mechanics, chair II
university of stuttgart
pfaffenwaldring 7, 70569 stuttgart, germany
webpage http://www.mechabu.uni-stuttgart.de/ls2
 

franziska vogel
title phd student (11/09-12/09)
department of mechanical engineering
email franziska.vogel.at.uni-erlangen.de
phone +49.9131.852.8508
fax +49.9131.852.8503
address chair of applied mechanics
university of erlangen-nuremberg
egerlandstrasse 5, 91058 erlangen, germany
webpage http://www.ltm.uni-erlangen.de