Dr. Mountford and Dr. Borden

Congrats to Dr Mountford

July 12, 2015

Congratulations to Paul Mountford for successfully defending his PhD: Molecular Thermodynamics of Superheated Lipid-Coated Fluorocarbon Nanoemulsions Here’s a picture of the celebration at the bike park in Crested Butte: Left to right: Paul Dayton, Will Smith, Mark Borden, Paul Mountford

New NIH R21 Grant

July 4, 2015

Together with Ben Terry at UNL and Keely Buesing at UNMC, we will investigate peritoneal microbubble oxygenation to treat acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS).

New Oxygen Delivery Paper

July 2, 2015

We published a new paper on peritoneal microbubble oxygenation with Ben Terry’s group at UNL.

Talk at ACS Colloids

June 12, 2015

Prof. Borden will be presenting on “Design Rules for Acoustic Phase Change Agents” at the 89th ACS Colloids meeting next week in Pittsburgh, PA. http://www.colloids2015.org/Colloids2015/Home.html

JW Gibbs portrait

Mechanical Engineering Hero: JW Gibbs

June 6, 2015

Josiah Willard Gibbs (1839-1903): “an American scientist who made important theoretical contributions to physics, chemistry, and mathematics. His work on the applications of thermodynamics was instrumental in transforming physical chemistry into a rigorous deductive science.” He earned the first American PhD in engineering; his dissertation was entitled “On the Form...

New ONR Grant!

May 29, 2015

Our group was awarded a grant from the Office of Naval Research to investigate novel treatments of decompression sickness. This is a collaboration with the Naval Medical Research Center in MD.

Postdoc Opportunity

May 8, 2015

Build an independent research career in beautiful Colorado while helping to translate ultrasound molecular imaging toward clinical application. The Borden Lab at the University of Colorado Boulder is currently looking to hire a postdoctoral research associate in the area of ultrasound molecular imaging. The work will involve synthesis and characterization...

JBO Paper from our UT Arlington Friends

May 4, 2015

Baohong Yuan in UT Arlington BME is a very creative optical imaging scientist/engineer. It was fun collaborating with his group on these FRET microbubbles: http://biomedicaloptics.spiedigitallibrary.org/mobile/article.aspx?articleid=2210853

JCR Paper from our UK Friends

May 1, 2015

Our friends at the University of Ulster and Oxford University recently produced this gem of an article on enhanced sonodynamic therapy to shrink tumors. We are honored to be a part of this team: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0168365915000942

JCR Review with Dayton

April 30, 2015

A link to our review article on therapeutic gas delivery: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0168365915002576