Dr. Aram Chung is an Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering Department at Korea University (KU), and directs the Biomicrofluidics laboratory. He joined KU in 2017 from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) in Troy, NY, USA where he was an Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering Department (2013-2017). Before RPI, he conducted postdoctoral studies (2011-2013) in Bioengineering at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). He received his M.S. (2009) and Ph.D. (2011) in Mechanical Engineering from Cornell University and a B.S. (2006) in Mechanical Engineering from Seoul National University (SNU). Among other honors/recognitions, he was awarded the Early Career Award from the BioChip Society, the Seok-Top Teaching Award, the KSEA Young Investigator Award, the Class of 1951 Outstanding Teaching Award, the UCLA Chancellor's Award for Postdoctoral Research, the Grand and the 1st Poster Prizes at ASME-IMECE, the Samsung Humantech Paper Silver Award, and the Best Poster Award from the CNF Symposium.
Tuesday, January 28
11:30 AM – 12:00 PM