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(3) Selected Research Projects

  • May 2006—April 2011, "Career: In-situ Monitoring of Opto-electro-mechanical Responses of Single Cells to External Stimuli using MEMS," (Sponsor: National Science Foundation).
  • August 2005—August 2008, "Thermo-Mechanical Effects on Electrical Transport in Carbon Nanotubes," (Sponsor: National Science Foundation).
  • November 2005—October 2006, "Intelligent Driver Alertness Monitoring," (Sponsor: Honda).


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