RESEARCH GROUP NANOMEDICINE
Group Members
Patrick Hunziker
Prof., MD
Deputy Head Physician
Medical Intensive Care Unit
University Hospital Basel,
Group Leader "Nanomedicine"
patrick.hunziker (at) swissnano.org
hunzikerp (at) uhbs.ch
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Patrick Hunziker was born in Zurich, Switzerland, on May 22, 1963. He received the M.D. degree in 1988 and subsequently specialized in internal medicine, cardiology, and intensive care medicine. He is deputy director of the clinic for intensive care at the University Hospital of Basel , Basel, Switzerland and leads the Research Group Nanomedicine. He is the president of the International Society for Nanomedicine.
Deborah Minnig
Secretarian, Logistics
Medical Intensive Care Unit
University Hospital Basel

deborah.minnig (at) usb.ch
Oleksii Morozov
PhD
Biomedical Signal and Image Processing, High Performance Embedded System Design

morozova (at) highdim.com

publications   researchgate
Gabor Kosa
PhD
Intelligent Medical Micro/Nano Systems
University Hospital Basel

gabor.kosa (at) usb.ch

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Microsystems for biomedical applications: Development of micro robots and micro devices for diagnosis and treatment. Study of scaling in micro systems.

Microfluidic devices: Development of 3D micro-fluidic structures in PDMS for a lab on chip device implementing passive micro-valves and micro-pumps. Development of new manufacturing technologies for 3D micro-fluidic structures.

Medical Robotics: Application of recent advances in robotic systems for use in hospitals. Development of robotic systems and automation for the Intensive Care Unit.
Georgette B. Salieb-Beugelaar
PhD & Eng
Nanomedicine Devices, Micro / Nanofluidics and Single DNA Molecule Investigations
University Hospital Basel

beugelaar (at) swissnano.org

publications   researchgate   linkedin
G.B. Salieb-Beugelaar is working on the design and (subtractive) manufacturing of real 3D microfluidic devices in PDMS, suitable for (nano) medical purposes (e.g. rapid tests) and for fundamental research of single DNA molecules or single cells. She is also currently involved as an Associate Editor of Elsevier`s Progress in Materials Science
PhD thesis
Kegang Liu
PhD
Polymer Chemist
Nanomaterial Innovation - Chemistry
University Hospital Basel

kegang.liu (at) unibas.ch

publications   researchgate
K. Liu works as a senior research chemist, in charge of design, syntdesis and characterization of  nanomaterials including tde preparation of matrix, prodrug, imaging reagents, ligand and cargo encapsulation. He also assists to evaluate the efficiency of the resulting nanomaterials in biological models.
Marc Wolf
MD
Research Fellow
Nanomaterial Evaluation
University Hospital Basel

marc.wolf (at) usb.ch

publications   researchgate
M. Wolf is working on evaluation and applications of nanocarriers synthesised by K. Liu to target and treat cell lines in vitro.
MD thesis
Daniel Gonçalves
PhD student
Nanomaterial Application towards tde Eradication of Malaria
University Hospital Basel

dani.brcx (at) gmail.com

publications
Prevention of malaria transmission by treatment of mosquitoes with nanopills.
Maurice Mutro Nigo
MPH, PhD student
Nanodevices Application in Innovative Infectious Diseases Diagnosis
University Hospital Basel

mmnigo (at) swissnano.org

publications
M. Mutro Nigo is working on the epidemiology and morbidity of schistosomiasis and co-infections. Then he is deepening his research for finding out tde best diagnostic tool that may assure quick diagnosis and rapid management of malaria and other infectious diseases in developing countries.
Dmytro Shulga
PhD student
High Performance Algorithms for in vivo Imaging
University Hospital Basel

shulgad (at) swissnano.org

publications
Research: biomedical signal and image processing; novel numerical metdods based on tensor b-splines for diffusion optical tomography; high-performance computing algoritdms for multicore CPUs and FPGA

Engineering: design of the embedded electronic hardware from scratch, including: computing and diagnostic systems for medical applications, miniaturized biomedical wireless sensors


Former Group Members

Kai Tisljar
MD

Xueya Wang
PhD

Timothée Martiel
M.Sc.

Peter Burger
MD

Roman Lehner
PhD

Pavel Broz
MD

Christian Jansen
MD

Martin Zimmermann
PhD

Luc Gervais
PhD

Jörg Ziegler
PhD

Nadav Ben-Haim,
PhD

Li Zeng
PhD

Dr. CheeLoong Saw
PhD

Schlomo Aschkenasy
MD

Rahel Bänziger
PhD

Raphael Tiefenauer
M.Sc.

Barbara Fischer
PhD

Sonja Hartmann
dipl.ing.

Bei Zhang
PhD

Michael Sühling
PhD

Sergey Driamov
MD, PhD

Philippe Polleux
PhD