Congrats to Dr. Kang-Ho Song!

April 11, 2016

Kang-Ho Song successfully defended his PhD! He is finishing some work at NIH, but plans to attend the graduation ceremony in May. We look forward to giving him a proper send-off party!!!

Congrats to James Kwan

April 11, 2016

Congratulations to James Kwan on his new position as Assistant Professor of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering at NTU Singapore .

overview of rational design for lipid-coated microbubbles and nanodrops

Book Chapter - Ultrasonics

March 14, 2016

This book chapter gives an overview of rational design for lipid-coated microbubbles and nanodrops:

Elastography Review

March 14, 2016

A collaboration with Corey Neu and Virginia Ferguson for this review article on elastography:

graph to explain the theory of plasmonic nanoparticle induced heating to induce microbubble resonance

Book Chapter - Nanotheranostics

March 14, 2016

This chapter describes the theory of plasmonic nanoparticle induced heating to induce microbubble resonance:

Research Opportunity

Dec. 7, 2015

Dr. Shashank Sirsi (lab alumnus, and now Assistant Professor of BME at UT Dallas ) is looking for enthusiastic research assistants and graduate students to start immediately. Dr. Sirsi is an outstanding young investigator with very innovative ideas, and the new UT Dallas/Southwestern MC group (including Dr. Robert Mattrey and...

chemical diagrams related to oxygen sonodynamic therapy

New Biomaterials Paper

Dec. 7, 2015

Congratulations to the Ulster and Oxford team for yet another excellent oxygen sonodynamic therapy paper:

sonoporation device diagram

New Sonoporation paper

Oct. 27, 2015

Congratulations to Kang-Ho Song and Alex Fan, as well as our collaborators at UCCS and AMC on this publication in Theranostics . We developed a novel high-throughput sonoporation device. The study shows the effect of microbubble size on in vitro cell sonoporation, death and lysis, and the use of...

graph of droplet vaporization behavior

New Paper on Nanodrops for Sonothermetry

Sept. 23, 2015

Congrats to Paul Mountford and Will Smith on the new article in Langmuir! This article examines superheated fluorocarbon mixtures for acoustic droplet vaporization. Effects of chemical composition, temperature and mechanical index are measured. The mixtures work great to tune the vaporization temperature in closed systems, but not so well in...

Open Position for Engineer

July 23, 2015

Professional Research Associate (PRA): The Borden Lab at the University of Colorado Boulder is currently looking to hire an engineer to work in the university laboratory on process scale-up. The work will involve design, fabrication and testing of an emulsion synthesis process to increase capacity by an order of magnitude...