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Dr. Haogang Cai

Principle Investigator

Dr. Haogang Cai is currently an assistant professor in the Health Technology and Engineering Institute (Tech4Health) at NYU Grossman School of Medicine (NYUGSOM). He received his Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering from Columbia University in 2016, under the supervision of Prof. Shalom Wind, and in close collaboration with Prof. Michael Sheetz in Biological Sciences and Prof. Michael Dustin at NYUGSOM. From 2016 to 2019, he was a postdoctoral researcher with Prof. Daniel Lopez in the Center for Nanoscale Materials at Argonne National Laboratory. With a multidisciplinary academic and training background, he is the author and coauthor of one book chapter and more than 20 articles in a variety of peer-reviewed journals, including Nature Nanotechnology, Nature Materials, Advanced Materials, ACS Nano, Nano Letters, etc. His research interests include nanotechnology, metasurfaces and nanophotonics, mechanobiology, nanofabrication, and micro/nanoelectromechanical systems (MEMS/NEMS).