Z. Hugh Fan's Research Group

Proposal Defense - Minh-Chau Le

Event date: 
Wed, 05/04/2022 - 11:30am to 1:30pm

Minh-Chau will defend her PhD proposal titled "MICROFLUIDIC PLATFORMS FOR THE DETECTION OF RARE CELLS IN SARCOMAS AND TRIPLE-NEGATIVE BREAST CANCER" on Wednesday, May 4th at 11:30 AM over Zoom.

DateWednesday, May 4, 2022

Time11:30AM-1:30PM ET

Zoom Linkhttps://ufl.zoom.us/j/97321982423?pwd=MHg4aTdHUG9UTUtrSE5ZUm5hWHY3Zz09

Dissertation Defense: Pablo Dopico

Event date: 
Thu, 10/21/2021 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Pablo Dopico will defend his dissertation titled: "Isolation of Circulating Tumor Cells using Microfluidics and the Analysis of Tumor DNA during Cancer Therapy" on Thursday, October 21st at 1:00 PM. 

Please use the zoom link below to join the meeting room! 


Meeting ID: 940 2943 6834 
Thank you!

IMG Professor Dr. Hugh Fan is Elected as a Fellow of AIMBE

The American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) has announced the election of Z. Hugh Fan, Ph.D., Professor in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, to its College of Fellows. Dr. Fan was nominated, reviewed, and elected by peers and members of the College of Fellows for significant contributions to the field of microfluidics, particularly in device development and biomedical applications.

Pablo Dopico Proposal Defense

Event date: 
Thu, 04/16/2020 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Pablo Dopico will defend his Ph.D. dissertation entitled: "Gangliosides/Vimentin, Circulating Tumor Cells and Tumor DNA" on Thursday, April 16th, at 1:00 pm.

The meeting will be held in an online format through Zoom:

Time: Apr 16, 2020 01:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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IMG Members from Dr. Z. Hugh Fan’s Group Present Research at MicroTAS 2019

IMG faculty member, Dr. Z. Hugh Fan, saw his group make a big showing at the MicroTAS 2019 Conference in Basel, Switzerland! His students Pablo Dopico, Carlos Manzanas, and Karim Yousry are presenting their work there this week. Nice job!

Check out the conference here: https://www.microtas2019.org/

Dr. Fan's group Open House

Event date: 
Fri, 10/18/2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Dr. Fan’s group will have an open house this Friday 10/18 (tomorrow) at 11:00 AM in the Microfluidics lab (Benton 237E). For those who have join IMG recently, the open house is an invitation to everyone in IMG to learn about the research, the projects, and the equipment of an IMG group. Some demos will be set up in the lab, and we will be showing some of our projects:

- Pablo, Minh-Chau & Zac: Circulating Tumor Cells (CTCs): explanation on how to run a device for CTCs capture, and visualization of the cells under the microscope.

IMG Member Kartik Sondhi Accepted In IDTechEx Show and Publishes New Paper!

Longtime IMG member, Kartik Sondhi, is celebrating his recent paper titled “Characterization of Bending, Crease, Aging, and Immersion Effects on Flexible Screen-Printed Silver Traces” published in IEEE Transactions on Components, Packaging and Manufacturing Technology! He has also been accepted to the IDTechEx Show in Santa Clara this coming November! Congratulations!

His paper: https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/8851266