Projects and Grants

Active Grants

R21 HL085826
Engineering Functional Cardiac Tissue Chambers
04/01/07-12/31/09
Annual Direct Costs: $150,000
Principal Investigator

R01 EB006042
National Institutes of Health (NIH/NIBIB)
Early Detection and Mapping of Ischemia Using Myocardial Elastography
09/01/06-08/31/09
Annual Direct Costs: $295,000
Co-Investigator, (PI: Elisa Konofagou, Ph.D.)

R01 HL088255
National Institutes of Health (NIH/NHLBI)
The Mechanistic Basis of Cyclin A2-Mediated Cardiac Repair
04/01/07-03/31/12
Annual Direct Costs: $225,000
Co-Investigator, (PI: Hina W. Chaudhry, M.D.)

R01 HL086578
National Institutes of Health (NIH/NHLBI,NIBIB)
Clinical Validation of Cardiac Strain Measures with Real-Time 3D Ultrasound
08/01/08-05/31/12
Annual Direct Costs: $200,000
Co-Investigator, (PI: Andrew F. Laine, D.Sc.)

 

Select Completed Projects

R21 EB004532
National Institutes of Health (NIH/NIBIB)
Confined Compression of Single Cells Using AFM
09/01/04 - 08/31/06
Annual Direct Costs: $150,000
Principal Investigator

Career Award BES-02-39138
National Science Foundation (NSF)
Nano-Biomechanics of Living Cells Using Atomic Force Microscopy
07/01/03 - 06/30/08
Annual Direct Costs: $80,000
Principal Investigator

Bioengineering Research Grant BES-02-01617
National Science Foundation (NSF)
Parameterization of Cardiac Wall Motion: Reuniting Engineering and Cardiology
07/01/02 - 06/30/05
Annual Direct Costs: $95,000
Co-Principal Investigator, (co-PI: Jeffrey W. Holmes, M.D., Ph.D.)

Biomedical Engineering Research Grant RG-01-0164
Whitaker Foundation
Guiding Cardiac Tissue Architecture By In Vitro Mechanical Stimulation
09/01/01 - 08/31/04
Annual Direct Costs: $80,000
Principal Investigator