Department Faculty

Dorian Liepmann
Professor, Bioengineering
Professor, Mechanical Engineering

280 Hearst Memorial Mining Building
mailcode: MC 1762
355-8353
ude.yelekrebnull@nnampeil

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

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

Major Awards

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

Professional Experience

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