Breakfast Club Seminar

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Tuesday April 10, 2018
      8:30 am - 9:30 am
  • Location: Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience, Room 1128
  • Phone: (404) 894-6228
  • URL: Petit Institute website
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  • Fee(s):
    N/A
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Contact

Colly Mitchell - Events Manager

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Summary Sentence: "Meso-scale Robotic Systems for Surgical Interventions" - Jaydev Desai, Ph.D. - Georgia Tech

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"Meso-scale Robotic Systems for Surgical Interventions"

Jaydev Desai, Ph.D.
Director, Medical Robotics and Automation (RoboMed) Laboratory
Associate Director, Institute for Robotics and Intelligent Machines - Medical Robotics and Human Augmentation
Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering
Georgia Tech and Emory University


Jaydev P. Desai, Ph.D., is currently a Professor and BME Distinguished Faculty Fellow in the Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Tech. Prior to joining Georgia Tech in August 2016, he was a Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Maryland, College Park (UMCP). He completed his undergraduate studies from the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India, in 1993. Desai received his M.A. in Mathematics in 1997, M.S. and Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics in 1995 and 1998 respectively, all from the University of Pennsylvania. He was also a Post-Doctoral Fellow in the Division of Engineering and Applied Sciences at Harvard University. He is a recipient of several NIH R01 grants, NSF CAREER award, and was also the lead inventor on the “Outstanding Invention of 2007 in Physical Science Category” at the University of Maryland, College Park. He is also the recipient of the Ralph R. Teetor Educational Award. In 2011, he was an invited speaker at the National Academy of Sciences “Distinctive Voices” seminar series on the topic of “Robot-Assisted Neurosurgery” at the Beckman Center. Desai was also invited to attend the National Academy of Engineering’s 2011 U.S. Frontiers of Engineering Symposium. He has over 150 publications, is the founding Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Medical Robotics Research, and Editor-in-Chief of the Encyclopedia of Medical Robotics (currently in preparation). His research interests are primarily in the area of image-guided surgical robotics, rehabilitation robotics, cancer diagnosis at the micro-scale, and rehabilitation robotics. He is a Fellow of the ASME and AIMBE.

The Petit Institute Breakfast Club seminar series was started with the spirit of the Institute's interdisciplinary mission in mind and started to feature local Petit Institute faculty member's research in a seminar format. Faculty are often asked to speak at other universities and conferences, but rarely present at their home institution, this seminar series is an attempt to close that gap. The Petit Institute Breakfast Club is open to anyone in the bio-community.

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In Campus Calendar
Yes
Groups

BBUGS, Bioengineering Graduate Program, Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience (IBB), Wallace H. Coulter Dept. of Biomedical Engineering

Invited Audience
Faculty/Staff, Public, Graduate students, Undergraduate students
Categories
Seminar/Lecture/Colloquium
Keywords
IBB, BK Club, go-medicalrobotics
Status
  • Created By: Colly Mitchell
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Sep 13, 2017 - 12:44pm
  • Last Updated: Oct 10, 2017 - 7:58am