Dorian Liepmann

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Professor, Bioengineering
Professor, Mechanical Engineering

280 Hearst Memorial Mining Building
355-835
liepmann@berkeley.edu

For more information, see: https://liepmannlab.squarespace.com/

Research Interests

BioMEMS, microfluid dynamics, experimental biofluid dynamics, hemodynamics associated with valvular heart disease and other cardiac and arterial flows.

Education

  • 1990 Ph.D., University of California, San Diego, Applied Mechanics
  • 1983 MS, California Institute of Technology, Chemical Engineering
  • 1981 BS, California Institute of Technology, Chemical Engineering
  • 1981 BA, Occidental College, Chemistry

Major Awards

  • 2007 Fellow, AIMBE
  • 2002 Weissberger-Williams Lecture, Kodak Research Laboratory, NY
  • 2001 – 2005 Lester John and Lynne Dewar Distinguished Professorship in Bioengineering

Professional Experience

  • 2004-2009 Chair, Department of Bioengineering, University of California, Berkeley
  • 2003-present Professor, Bioengineering and Mechanical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley
  • 1998-2003 Associate Professor, Bioengineering and Mechanical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley
  • 1998 Director, Berkeley Sensor and Actuator Center, University of California, Berkeley
  • 1997 Co-Chair, Joint UCSF/UCB Bioengineering Graduate Group
  • 1996-present Faculty Member, Applied Science & Technology Graduate Group
  • 1992-1998 Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley
  • 1986-1992 Research Engineer, Institute for Non-Linear Science, University of California, San Diego
  • 1984-1992 Research Scientist, Science Applications International Corporation, Technology Research Group, San Diego, CA
  • 1983-1984 Technical Staff, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA