Principal Investigator: Prof Hsueh-Chia Chang

Curriculum Vitae

Bayer Professor of Engineering
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
University of Notre Dame
182 Fitzpatrick Hall, Notre Dame, IN 46556
Phone: 574-631-5697
Fax: 574-631-8366


PhD Chemical Engineering, Princeton 1980

BS Chemical Engineering, Caltech 1976


  • Lifetime Achievement Award, American Electrophoresis Society, 2019.
  • Distinguished Lecture, Boston University, 2018.
  • 1st Source Commercialization Award, University of Notre Dame, 2013
  • Distinguished Visiting Fellow, Royal Society of Engineering, UK, 2011
  • Corrsin Hydrodynamics Lecture, Johns Hopkins 2002
  • Fellow of the American Physical Society, Elected 1997
  • Pattern Lecture, University of Colorado, 1992
  • Francois N. Frenkiel Award, Division of Fluid Dynamics of American Physical Society, 1991
  • Sigma Xi Outstanding Research Award, University of Notre Dame, 1990
  • Colburn Lecture, University of Delaware, 1988
  • Presidential Young Investigator Award, National Science Foundation, 1985
  • Regent's Junior Faculty Award, University of California, Santa Barbara, 1980
  • Wallace Memorial Honor Award, Princeton University, 1978

Invited Lectures

  • Distinguished Lecture, Mechanical Engineering, Boston University, September 2018.
  • Plenary Speaker, Advances in Pharmaceutical Analysis, Wuhan, November 2017.
  • Invited Speaker, Physics in Microfluidics, Israel, January 2017.
  • Keynote Speaker, Bionics Center PhD Congress, Budapest, November 2016.
  • Plenary and Keynote Speaker, Bioscience Microfluidics Congress, San Diego, Sept 2016, 2017; Boston, March, 2017.
  • Plenary Speaker, 7th WACBE World Congress on Bioengineering, Singapore, July, 2015.
  • Plenary Speaker, Advances in Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, HKUST, 2009; Singapore, 2011; Dalian 2012; Notre Dame 2013; Taipei, 2014; Beijing, 2015.
  • Keynote Speaker, Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers Annual Meeting, Taoyuan,Taiwan, December, 2014
  • Keynote Speaker, China-German Optical Medical Devices Conference, Suzhou, September, 2014
  • Plenary Speaker, Dielectrophoresis2014, London, July, 2014.
  • Keynote Speaker, Foundations of NanoScience, Snowbird, Utah, April, 2014.
  • Keynote Speaker, International Conference on Applied Science, Academia Sinica, Taipei, October, 2013.
  • Invited Speaker, Electrokinetics Symposium, APS-DFD Annual Meeting, Baltimore, November, 2011.
  • Plenary Speaker, Electrokinetics Workshop, Imperial College, June, 2011.
  • Plenary Speaker, Wave Phenomena IV, Edmonton, Canada, 2010.
  • Plenary Speaker, Electrokinetics Workshop, Technion, Israel, December, 2010.
  • Plenary Speaker, American Electrophoresis Society, Salt Lake City, November, 2010.
  • Plenary Speaker, China-Japan-Korea Analytical Chemistry Conference, Wuhan, October,2010.
  • Keynote Speaker, 83rd ACS Colloid & Surface Science Symposium, Columbia University, New York,2009.
  • Keynote Lecture, ASME Mini and Micro Channel Conference, Pohang, 2009.
  • Keynote Lecture, 2nd ASME Micro and Nanoscale Heat/Mass Tranfer, Jiaotung University Shanghai, 2009.
  • Keynote Lecture, Asia-Pacific Lab-on-Chip Conference, Fudan University, Shanghai, 2009.
  • Keynote Lecture, Annual Meeting of the Korean Society of Analytical Science and Technology, Mokpo, 2006.
  • Invited Lecture, BioSensor Symposium, Indianapolis, 2005.
  • Invited Lecture, International NanoEngineering Symposium, Tao Yuan,Taiwan,2005.
  • Keynote Lecture, ASME Mini and Micro Channel Conference, Rochester, 2004
  • Keynote Lecture, Annual Biomedical Engineering Symposium, Tainan,Taiwan, 2004
  • Stanley Corrsin Hydrodynamics Lecture, Johns Hopkins University, 2002
  • Keynote Lecture 13th International Congress of Chemical and Process Engineering CHISA'98, Prague, 1998
  • Keynote Lecture Second Joint US/China Chemical Engineering Conference, Beijing, 1997
  • Colburn Lectureship, University of Delaware, 1988

Founding Editor: Biomicrofluidics, an American Institute of Physics journal <>