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E-SURP Fellows are expected to adhere to specific research and general conduct rules. Please click here to view the E-SURP Policy & Regulation Manual.

Congratulations to the following students for receiving an Edwards Lifesciences Summer Undergraduate Research Program (E-SURP) Fellowship in support of their faculty-mentored research projects.

Student Name

Major(s)

Faculty Mentor(s)

Project Title

Sourish Bandyopadhyay Biomedical Engineering Professor Steven George Cellular Ratio and Density Effects on in vitro Prevascularized Cardiac Tissue
Brandon Dueitt Biomedical Engineering Professor Arash Kheradvar 3-D Transmitral Flow Visualization and Computation
Anh La Biomedical Engineering Professor Steven George Quantifying Collagen and Elastic Fibers: Physical Structures and Contents in Decellularized Porcine ECM
Katie Mo Biomedical Engineering: Premedicine Professor Steven George Donor Variability of Endothelial Progenitor Cells in Prevascularized Fibrin Tissue
Andrea Navarro Biomedical Engineering Professor William Tang Microfabricated Fluidic Platform with PDMS Cantilevers for Studying the Biomechanics of Cardiomyocytes
Phoebe Nguyen Biomedical Engineering: Premedicine Professor Wendy Liu The Role of the Adhesive Microenvironment on Macrophage Differentiation
Duc Phan Biomedical Engineering: Premedicine Professor Christopher Hughes Optimizing Cell Population Ratio of Endothelial Cells, Fibroblasts, Pericytes, and Smooth Muscle Cells for the in vitro Model of Angiogenesis
Dhivya Sridhar Biomedical Engineering Professor Elliot Botvinick Characterizing the Notch Cell Signaling Pathway
Julie Taylor Biomedical Engineering Professor Steven George The Optical Matrix and Matrix Density for Constructing 3-D Perfused Microtissues
Tracey Tien Biomedical Engineering Professor William Tang Microfabricated Fluidic Platform with PDMS Cantilevers for Studying the Biomechanics of Cardiomyocytes
Shruthi Vijayalakshmi Biomedical Engineering: Premedicine Professor Steven George Impulse Oscillometry in Assessing Small Airway Dysfunction
 

Number of Proposals Submitted = 34
Number of Fellowships Awarded = 11
Number of Honorary Fellowships = 0

Total Funds Requested = $187,000
Total Funds Awarded = $20,000

For more information, please contact:

Anu Nanjappa, Assistant Director
The Edwards Lifesciences Center for Advanced Cardiovascular Technology
2400 Engineering Hall
Phone: (949) 824-0071 e-mail: cardio@uci.edu

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