Director, BIO5 Institute, Thomas R. Brown Distinguished Chair in Biomedical Engineering, Member of the Graduate Faculty, Professor, Agricultural-Biosystems Engineering, Professor, BIO5 Institute, Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Professor, Cancer Biology - GIDP, Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Professor, Medical Imaging, Professor, Optical Sciences
I develop new optical imaging devices that can detect cancer at the earliest stage. Optics has the resolution and sensitivity to find these small, curable lesions, and we design the endoscope that provide access to organs inside the body. .
Assistant Professor, Physics, Assistant Professor, Optical Sciences, Assistant Professor, BIO5 Institute
Assistant Professor, Optical Sciences, Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Assistant Professor, BIO5 Institute
We are developing low-cost in vivo microscopy devices that can visualize cellular details of human tissues in vivo and help disease diagnosis and treatment in low-resource settings, high-speed tissue microscopy technologies that can examine entire organ under risk of having malignant diseases and detect small, early-stage lesions, and miniature microscopy devices that have the potential to examine anatomically-challenging human organs and facilitate integration of microscopic imaging with other imaging modalities.
Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Professor, Optical Sciences
Professor, Physiology, Associate Professor, Pharmacology, Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Professor, Physiological Sciences - GIDP, Director, Aribi Institute, Associate Director, Shared Resources, Professor, BIO5 Institute
Precise diagnosis and treatment of disease requires an ability to target agents to specific tissues and cell types within those tissues. We are developing agents that exhibit cell type specificity for these purposes.
Associate Professor, Optical Sciences, Member of the Graduate Faculty, Assistant Professor, BIO5 Institute
Prof. Euan McLeod studies optical systems for sensing and imaging objects at the nanoscale. His lab uses optical tweezers to "print" photonic devices at higher resolution out of more types of materials than other 3D printers. Euan also works on cost-effective field-portable lensfree holographic microscopes that provide high resolution across an ultra-large field of view. These microscopes are used for biomedical sensing and environmental air quality monitoring.