Congratulations to Ruogang whose paper “A simple method to estimate the exponential material parameters of heart valve tissue based on analogy between uniaxial tension and micropipette aspiration” was published in Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology.
Congratulations to Ruogang, whose paper “An improved texture correlation algorithm to measure substrate-cytoskeletal network strain transfer under large compressive strain” was published in the Journal of Biomechanics.
Ruogang and Krista’s collaborative work with students in the Radisic Lab was published in and featured on the front cover of Biotechnology and Bioengineering. The cover can be viewed here.
Congratulations to Ruogang, who successfully defended his Ph.D. thesis today!
Ruogang and Krista’s paper “Measurement of layer-specific mechanical properties in multilayered biomaterials by micropipette aspiration” has been accepted by Acta Biomaterialia.
Congratulations to Ruogang, who won the best poster presentation at the MIE Research Symposium! Congratulations to Chris, who received Honourable Mention for his oral presentation.
Ruogang and Kristine’s paper, “Comparison of analytical and inverse finite element approaches to estimate cell viscoelastic properties by micropipette aspiration”, was accepted for publication in the Journal of Biomechanics.
Congratulations to Ruogang and Jan, who were awarded Ontario Graduate Scholarships for 2009-10.
Congratulations to Ruogang for being awarded the Doctoral Research Award from the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada for 2009-2011.
Congratulations to Krista, Ruogang, Wing-Yee, Jan, and Chris for being awarded Barbara and Frank Milligan Graduate Fellowships for 2007-08!
One featured poster from UTCML was presented by Ruogang Zhao, Emily Won, and Kristine Wyss on studying valve interstitial cell biology using micropipette aspiration.