People

Director

Kevin Plaxco

Kevin Plaxco

  • Professor, Chemistry & Biochemistry and BMSE Program

Research Area(s):  Detection and Diagnosis

Research group:
web.chem.ucsb.edu/~plaxcogroup/

Associate Director

Kimberly Foster

Kimberly Foster

  • Professor, Mechanical Engineering

Research group:
engineering.ucsb.edu/~tmems/

Assistant Director

Krista Mastres

Krista Mastres

  • CBE Business Officer

Email: kmastres [at] engineering [dot] ucsb [dot] eduClick to Mail
Phone: (805) 893-2764
Fax: (805) 893-2704
Office Location: Phelps 2212
Mail Code: 5170


Faculty

Cherie Briggs

Cherie Briggs

  • Professor, Ecology, Evolution and Marine Biology
  • Mellichamp Chair in Systems Biology & Bioengineering

Research Area(s):  Disease Ecology and Population & Community Ecology

Research group:
www.eemb.ucsb.edu/people/faculty/briggs

Otger Campas

  • Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering
  • Mellichamp Chair in Systems Biology & Bioengineering

Research Area(s):  Biomaterials and Systems Biology

Research group:
www.engineering.ucsb.edu/~campas/

Dennis O. Clegg

Dennis O. Clegg

  • Professor, Molecular, Cellular, and Development Biology
  • Executive Director of Strategy, Planning, & Operations, Center for Stem Cell Biology & Engineering

Research group:
lifesci.ucsb.edu/mcdb/labs/clegg/

Siddharth Dey

Siddharth Dey

  • Assistant Professor, Chemical Engineering

Research group:
www.chemengr.ucsb.edu/people/siddharth-dey

Deborah K. Fygenson

Deborah K. Fygenson

  • Associate Professor, Physics

Research Area(s):  Biomaterials and Systems Biology and Discovery Tools

Research group:
physics.ucsb.edu/~deborah

Craig Hawker

Craig Hawker

  • Professor, Materials, Chemistry and Biochemistry
  • Director, California NanoSystems Institute
  • Co-Director, Materials Research Laboratory

Research Area(s):  Drug Delivery, Biomaterials

Research group:
hawkergroup.mrl.ucsb.edu

Jamey Marth

Jamey Marth

  • Professor, Director, Center for Nanomedicine, Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute and UCSB
  • John Carbon Chair in Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
  • Duncan and Suzanne Mellichamp Chair in Systems Biology

Research Area(s):  Drug Delivery, Nanomedicine

Research group:
lifesci.ucsb.edu/mcdb/faculty/marth

Samir Mitragotri

Samir Mitragotri

  • Professor, Chemical Engineering and BMSE
  • Mellichamp Chair in Systems Biology & Bioengineering

Research Area(s):  Drug Delivery, Biomaterials

Research group:
drugdelivery.engr.ucsb.edu

Michelle O'Malley

Michelle OMalley

  • Assistant Professor, Chemical Engineering

Research Area(s):  Systems Biology & Discovery Tools, Dectection & Diagnostics

Research group:
omalleylab.weebly.com/

Sumita Pennathur

Sumita Pennathur

  • Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering

Research Area(s):  Detection and Diagnostics

Research group:
www.engineering.ucsb.edu/~nanolab/

Linda Petzold

Linda Petzold

  • Professor, Computer Science and Mechanical Engineering
  • Director, Computation Science & Engineering graduate emphasis

Research Area(s):  Systems Biology and Discovery Tools

Research group:
www.cs.ucsb.edu/~cse/index2.php

Philip A. Pincus

Philip A. Pincus

  • Professor, Materials and Physics
  • Director, Biomolecular Science & Engineering Program

Research group:
www.mrl.ucsb.edu/~pincus/

Luke Theogarajan

Luke Theogarajan

  • Associate Professor, Electrical & Computer Engineering

Research Area(s):  Discovery Tools

Research group:
mimetic.ece.ucsb.edu

Megan Valentine

Megan Valentine

  • Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering

Research Area(s):  Biomaterials

Research group:
www.me.ucsb.edu/valentinelab/


Academics

Adele Doyle

Adele Doyle

  • Lecturer, Bioengineering Graduate Emphasis

Email: adoyle [at] engineering [dot] ucsb [dot] eduClick to Mail
Phone: (805) 893-3091
Fax: (805) 893-2704
Office Location: Phelps 2215
Mail Code: 5170


Staff

Angelina Toporov

  • Graduate Advisor & Coordinator, Bioengineering Graduate Emphasis
  • Student Affairs Officer, CBE

Email: atoporov [at] engineering [dot] ucsb [dot] eduClick to Mail
Phone: (805) 893-4326
Fax: (805) 893-2704
Office Location: Phelps 2213
Mail Code: 5170

Ruby Mojarro

Ruby Mojarro

  • Administrative Assistant, Mellichamp Chair Cluster

Email: rmojarro [at] engineering [dot] ucsb [dot] eduClick to Mail
Phone: (805) 893-2954
Fax: (805) 893-2704
Office Location: Phelps 2219
Mail Code: 5170