Damir B. Khismatullin, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Tulane Cancer Center
Tulane University, USA
Dr. Khismatullin is an associate professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Tulane University and a faculty member of the Tulane Cancer Center and Tulane Center for Computational Science. All his degrees (B.S./M.S. and Ph.D.) are in Physics from Bashkir State University (Ufa, Russia). Dr. Khismatullin was only one of two Russian recipients of the prestigious NSF-NATO Postdoctoral Fellowship in Science and Engineering in 2000. Before coming to Tulane University, he was a research faculty at Boston University and Virginia Tech and a senior research scientist at Duke University. Dr.Khismatullin leads the Cellular Biomechanics and Biotransport laboratory at Tulane University and conducts active experimental and theoretical research in cellular biophysics, inflammation, cancer, and medical ultrasound.
Acute and chronic inflammation, atherosclerosis and thrombosis, cancer metastasis, tumor ablation technologies, medical ultrasound, cell adhesion and migration, biological systems modeling