Principal Investigator: Prof Hsueh-Chia Chang

Curriculum Vitae

Bayer Professor of Engineering
Director, Center for Microfluidics and Medical Diagnostics
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


  • 1st Source Commercialization Award, University of Notre Dame, 2013
  • Distinguished Visiting Fellow, Royal Society of Engineering, UK, 2011
  • Fellow of the American Physical Society, Elected 1997
  • Francois N. Frenkiel Award, Division of Fluid Dynamics of American Physical Society, 1991
  • Sigma Xi Outstanding Research Award, University of Notre Dame, 1990
  • 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

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