18 Feb to 28 Feb. Dr Evelyn Yim visiting from University of Waterloo

Evelyn KF Yim

Associate Professor
University of Waterloo, Department of Chemical Engineering

VISITING

18 Feb to 28 Feb 2017

CONTACT

Email: evelyn.yim1@gmail.com
Office: T-Lab Level 5, 05-03-01
Tel: ext 11563

ABOUT ASSOC PROF YIM

Professor Yim’s work on stem cells, nanofabrication and biomaterials supports the advancement of healthcare technologies to repair, replace or regenerate damaged tissue and organ structures.

Her research focuses on:

  • Modulation of cell behavior with nanotopography
  • Topography-regulation of stem cells lineage commitment and differentiation
  • Differentiation of adult and pluripotent stem cells with nanotopography
  • Fabrication and application of nano-structure for biomedical applications in neural, vascular, and cornea tissue engineering
  • Biomaterial approach to study ex-vivo pluripotent stem cell expansion
RESEARCH INTERESTS

Biomaterials, Tissue Engineering, Nanopatterning, Nanotopography, Regulation of stem cell maintenance and differentiation

Read more about Dr Yim’s group and research.