Biomedical Engineering Research

The Biomedical Engineering department at IUPUI offers premier Purdue University engineering education along with groundbreaking research in collaboration with one of the best hospital systems in the world, the neighboring Indiana University School of Medicine.

Faculty Research Areas

Julie Ji, PhD

  • Vascular Mechanobiology
Research Poster

Chien-Chi Lin, PhD

  • Polymeric Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering 
  • Cancer Bioengineering
Research Poster

Sungsoo Na, PhD

  • Cellular Signaling and Reprogramming
Research Poster

John Schild, PhD

  • Autonomic Neural Control
  • Visceral Afferent Function
Research Poster

Joseph Wallace, PhD

  • Bone Biomechanics
  • Mechanobiology
Research Poster

Dong Xie, PhD

  • Functional and Polymeric Biomaterials 
Research Poster

Hiroki Yokota, PhD

  • Breast Cancer and Bone Metastasis
  • Mechanotransduction
Research Poster

Ken Yoshida, PhD

  • Bioelectronics
Research Poster

Seminar Schedule

All Seminars in LD 010 from 12:00pm - 12:50 pm unless otherwise stated. Please contact Dr. Julie Ji ( for a Zoom link if you are wanting to attend.




September 4th, 2020
Craig Goergen, PhDPurdue University Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering
September 18th, 2020
Lauren Christopher, PhDIUPUI Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
October 2nd, 2020
Richard Gregory, PhDIU School of Dentistry
November 6th, 2020
James Marrs, PhDIUPUI Department of Biology
November 20th, 2020
John Schild, PhDIUPUI Department of Biomedical Engineering
December 4th, 2020
Joseph Wallace, PhDIUPUI Department of Biomedical Engineering