University of Southern California Fred S. Grodins Graduate Research Symposium The USC Andrew and Erna Viterbi School of Engineering USC

20th Annual Fred S. Grodins Graduate Research Symposium

 April 1st, 2016

USC Radisson Hotel
3540 S Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA 90007

(213) 748-4141



Schedule of Events


REGISTRATION & BREAKFAST

8:10 AM

 

 

WELCOME

9:10 AM

 

 

PODIUM SESSION 1

9:20 AM

Gene Yu  9:20 AM - 9:40 AM
Spatio-temporal patterns of granule cell activity revealed by a large-scale, biologically realistic model of the hippocampal dentate gyrus

Travis Peterson  9:40 AM - 10:00AM
Lower extremity control and dynamics during the golf swing

 

 


 

 

 

COFFEE & POSTERS

Neuroengineering

Cell and Tissue Engineering

Biosystems and Signals

10:00 AM

 

 

 

 

 

PODIUM SESSION 2

11:00 AM

Min Gon Kim 11:00AM - 11:20AM
Single-cell analysis with high frequency ultrasound

Samantha McBirney 11:20AM - 11:40AM
Using wavelength-normalized optical spectroscopy to improve the accuracy of bacteria growth rate quantification

MathWorks 11:40AM - 12:00AM
What’s New in MATLAB: Tools and Resources for Biomedical Research

 

 


 

NETWORKING LUNCH

12:10 PM

 

 

PODIUM SESSION 3

1:10 PM

Sara Madaan 13:10PM - 1:30 PM
Cardiac imaging in embryonic zebra fish with light field microscopy and selective volume illumination

Andrey Andreev 1:30 PM - 1:50PM
Developing novel imaging-based toolbox for functional study of sleep in zebrafish

 

 

 

 

COFFEE & POSTERS

Devices and Diagnostics

Imaging

1:50 PM

 

 

 

 

DEPARTMENT CHAIR ADDRESS

2:50 PM

Ellis Meng, Ph.D.

 

 

 

PANEL: The Development and Future of Biomedical Engineering

3:05 PM

Molly Schmid, Ph.D. Adjunct Professor of Entrepreneurship at USC Marshal School of Business, Sr. Counselor at Tritech Small Business Development Center
Helga Van Herle, M.D., M.S. Cardiologist at USC Keck, Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Jennifer A. Neff, Ph.D. CEO of Allvivo Vascular, Inc.

 

 

 

AWARDS & CONCLUSION 3:50 PM