Govind Srimathveeravalli (PI)
I am an Assistant Professor in the Dept. of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering in University at Massachusetts at Amherst, and a member of the Institute for Applied Life Sciences. Previously, I was an Assistant Member in the Dept. of Radiology at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. I received my masters and PhD in mechanical engineering from the University at Buffalo, and underwent postdoctoral training on cancer research and image-guided therapy at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
Neeraj is a graduate student in mechanical and industrial engineering. He is interested in studying the effect of electric fields on bio-transport and biomechanics.
Mary Chase Sheehan
Mary is a graduate student in mechanical and industrial engineering. She is interested in developing mathematical models to simulate cellular responses to electric fields.
Yasushi Kimura, MD
Dr. Kimura is an interventional radiologist from Osaka University, Japan. He is studying the immunologic response of tumors to interventional oncology procedures such as ablation.
Scott is a biomedical engineering and computational mathematics major. He is interested in developing new technology for advancing regenerative medicine.
Wells is a microbiology major and Honors College student with interest in virology and immunotherapy.
Devan is a biomedical engineering major. He is interested in using pulsed electric fields to treat neurological conditions.
Mehri is a biomedical engineering student. She is investigating the use of pulsed electric fields for drug delivery and immunotherapy.
Devan is a mechanical engineer interested in the design and prototyping medical devices for minimally invasive therapy and drug delivery.
Brian is a biomedical engineering major interested in novel, non-surgical cancer therapies
Leo Razakamanantsoa MD (2019 - 2020), Sorbonne Universite. Fellowship from the French Govt.
Masashi Fujimori MD (2017 - 2019), Mie University, Japan. Best scientific abstract at SIR 2018.
Laurien Vroomen MD PhD ( 2016 - 2017), VU Medical Center, Netherlands. Fulbright Scholar.
Eisuke Ueshima MD PhD (2015 - 2017), Kobe University, Japan.
Hiroshi Kodama MD (2015 - 2017), Hyogo College of Medicine, Japan.
William Vista BS (2017 -), Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
Liqun Cai MD ( 2016 - 2019), Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
Marwah Jihad BS (2018 - 2019), Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
Yulin Huang (2020), BS BMB, University of Massachusetts at Amherst.
Tarek Munawar (2018), BS Biotechnology, City College of New York. Travel grant and presentation at ABRCMS and podium presentation at the World Electroporation Congress.
Kimberly Crowley (Summer 2018), BS/MS Biomedical Eng., Wash Univ. St. Louis.
Julia Radzio (2018), BS Mech Eng., Cornell University.
Jen Reilly BS ( Summer 2015), George Washington University. Co-Author on J TCVS publication and multiple abstracts.
High School Students/Accolades:
Arvind Dev (Honors student at Hunter College) and Robin Abrol (Summer 2017). Poster presentation at WCIO meeting.
Lucia Santos (Summer 2017), Pre-Med at George Mason University. Poster presentation at SIR Annual meeting.
Julia Radzio (Summer 2016), Cornell University. 2nd place in New York Science and Engineering Fair.
Azreen Hasan (Summer 2015).
Sarah Tress (Summer 2014), BS Mechanical Engineering at MIT. Presentation at New York Science and Engineering Fair.
Our work is made possible because of our excellent collaborators and partners.
Dr. Yubing Sun, Mechanical Engineering, Univ of Massachusetts at Amherst.
Dr. Ashish Kulkarni, Chemical Engineering, Univ of Massachusetts at Amherst.
Prof. Damijan Miklavcic, Electrical Engineering, University of Ljubljana.
Dr. Haruyuki Takaki, Hyogo College of Medicine.
Prof. Marom Bikson, Biomedical Engineering, City College of New York.
Dr. Stephen Solomon, Interventional Radiology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
Dr. Jonathan Coleman, Urology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.