Tingrui Pan

PanAssociate Professor and Director

Micro-Nano Innovations (MiNI) Laboratory

Department of Biomedical Engineering

University of California Davis, CA 95616

Phone: (530) 754-9508

Email: tingrui@ucdavis.edu

B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
M.S. Electrical Engineering, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
M.S. Biomedical Engineering, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Ph.D. Electrical Engineering, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Affiliated Programs
Biomedical Engineering Graduate Group
Electrical and Computer Engineering Graduate Program
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Graduate Program
Center for Information Technology Research in the Interest of Science
Center for Visual Sciences

Research Interest
– Microfluidics
– Interfaces
– Nanofabrication
– Nanomaterials
– Cellular Engineering
– Combinatorial Chemistry
– Neural Bioengineering
– Ophthalmic Engineering

Education and Outreach Programs
Global Research Experience in Advanced Technologies (GREAT)
US Contest for Applications in Nano/Micro Technologies (uCAN)

Selected Publications
T. Pan and W. Wei, “From Cleanroom to Desktop: Emerging Micro-Nanofabrication Technology for Biomedical Applications,” Annals of Biomedical Engineering, vol. 39, pp. 600-620, October 2010.

S. Zhao, A. Chen, A. Revzin, and T. Pan, “Stereomask Lithography (SML): Universal Multi-Object Micro-Patterning Technique for Biological Applications,” Lab Chip, vol. 11, pp. 224-230 (Cover Image), October 2010.

A. Chen, and T. Pan, “Fit-to-Flow (F2F) Interconnects: Universal Reversible Adhesive-Free Microfluidic Adaptors for Lab-on-a-Chip Systems,” Lab Chip, vol. 11, pp. 727-732, October 2010.

L. Hong, and T. Pan, “Three-Dimensional Surface Microfluidics Enabled by Spatiotemporal Control of Unconventional Fluidic Interface,” Lab Chip, vol. 10, pp. 3271-3276, Sept 2010.

S. Zhao, H. Cong, and T. Pan, “Direct Projection on Dry-film Photoresist (DP2): Do-It-Yourself Three-Dimensional Polymer Microfluidics,” Lab Chip, vol. 9, pp. 1128-1132 (Cover Image), April 2009.

H. Cong, A. Revzin, and T. Pan, “Non-Adhesive PEG Hydrogel Nanostructures for Self Assembly of Highly Ordered Colloids,” Nanotechnology, vol. 20, 075307, pp. 1-8 (Cover Image), Feb 2009.