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09-21-2007, 04:48 AM
The Cardiovascular Mechanics Lab in the Biomedical Engineering
program, University of Connecticut, has immediate opening for one
Ph.D.-level graduate research assistant in the area of heart valve
structural and mechanical analyses. The project includes:
1 - Microstructural and mechanical analyses of heart valve tissues.
2 3D reconstruction of heart valve geometries and computational
modeling of heart valve functions.

A strong interest in tissue mechanics and computational mechanics
(FEA) is required. Good experimental skills, ability to design and
fabricate testing devices are also a plus. Monthly stipend with full
tuition waiver is included. Students with a Master's degree and/or
relevant work experience are preferred.

For more information, call or email Dr. Wei Sun at:

Wei Sun, Ph.D.
Biomedical Engineering
Bronwell Building 203
University of Connecticut
Storrs, CT 06040
Tel: 860-486-0369
Fax: 860-486-5088
Email: weisun@engr.uconn.edu