Overview

  • Dr. Maruthamuthu received a B.S & M.S in Chemical Engineering from IIT Madras in 2003 and a Ph.D in Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering from UIUC in 2009. After an American Heart Association Postdoctoral Fellowship at the University of Chicago, he joined ODU as a faculty member in 2014.
  • Selected Publications

    Articles In Academic Journals

    Year Title
    2018 Effect of pharmacological modulation of actin and myosin on collective cell electrotaxisBioelectromagnetics. 289-298.
    2017 Biophysical tools to study cellular mechanotransductionBioengineering.
    2017 Endogenous Sheet-Averaged Tension Within a Large Epithelial Cell ColonyJournal of biomechanical engineering. 101008.

    Research Overview

  • Cellular Biomechanics;Engineered Cell Micro-environments;Multi-cellular Interactions
  • Education And Training

  • Ph.D. in Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 2009
  • B.S. in Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Madras 2003
  • M.S. in Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Madras 2003
  • Full Name

  • Venkat Maruthamuthu