Di Carlo Microfluidics
UCLA Di Carlo
  • May 2013
    • Hamed's paper published in Nature Communications. Link to article. UCLA News Link.
    • Congratulations to Aram! He received the 2013 Chancellor's Award for Postdoctoral Research. UCLA News
    • Congratulations to Derek Go for winning the Dean's Prize at the UCLA Science Poster day. Link
  • April 2013
    • Congratulations to Aram! He will be joining the Mechanical, Aerospace and Nuclear Engineering Department at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) as an assistant professor!

    • Aram's paper: "Microstructure induced local helical vortices allow single-stream and long-term inertial focusing" published in Lab on a Chip. Link to article
  • March 2013
  • January 2013
    • Deformability Cytometry selected for JALA Ten: Top ten technology of 2012, "Highlighting significant breakthorughs acorss the intersection of automation, diagnostics, therapeutics, imaging, manufacturing, and beyond." Link to article. UCLA News Link.
    • Albert & Dunni's review paper: "Microfluidic sample preparation for diagnostic cytopathology" published in Lab on a Chip. Link to article

  • December 2012
    • Aram's paper:"Three dimensional, sheathless, and high-throughput microparticle inertial focusing through geometry-induced secondary flows" published in Small.
      Link to article

  • November 2012
  • October 2012
    • Peter's paper: "Magnetic nanoparticle-mediated massively parallel mechanical modulation of single-cell behavior" published in Nature Methods. Link to article.
    • Coleman's paper: "Electro-adaptive microfluidics for active tuning of channel geometry using polymer acutators" published in Microfluidics and Nanofluidics.
      Link to article.
    • Claire's paper: "Label-free enrichment of adrenal cortical progenitor cells using inertial microfluidics" published in PLoS ONE. Link to article.
    • Youtube channel updated!
    • We will be presenting at BMES in Atlanta, Georgia Oct. 24-27
    • We will be presenting at MicroTAS in Okinawa, Japan Oct. 28 - Nov. 1
    • We will be presenting at the American Society of Cytopathology
      in Las Vegas, Nevada Nov. 2 - Nov. 6

  • September 2012
  • August 2012
    • Westbrook's paper: "Fluid flow induces biofilm formation in Staphylococcus epidermidis polysaccharide intracellular adhesin-positive clinical isolates" published in AEM. Link to article.

  • July 2012
  • June 2012
    • Henry and Westbrook's paper: "Increased asymmetric and multi-daughter cell division in mechanically confined microenvironments" published in PLoS One.
      Link to article.

  • May 2012
    • Professor Di Carlo was awarded the NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award. See UCLA Engineering News for award information.

  • April 2012
  • March 2012
    • Professor Di Carlo was awarded the U.S. Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Award.  See the U.S. Office of Naval Research release and UCLA Today News on award information.
    • Congratulations to Jaideep Dudani recipient of the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship.
    • Congratulations to Capstone Group - G: Armin Arshi, David Kuo, Robert Lee, Elizabeth Ng, and Andrew Tan on winning the UCLA 2012 Bioengineering Symposium Best Presentation Award. – Link

  • January 2012
    • Albert Mach is selected for Forbes Thirty under Thirty! – Link

  • December 2011
  • October 2011
  • September 2011
    • Professor Di Carlo was awarded the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) Young Faculty Award.  See the DARPA release and
      UCLA Engineering News on award information.
    • We will be attending the MicroTAS annual meeting in Seattle, Washington on October 2-6
    • We will be attending the Biomedical Engineering Society annual meeting in Hartford, Connecticut on October 12-15

  • July 2011
    • Albert's paper selected as HOT article in Lab on a Chip Blog - Link
    • Albert's paper in Lab on a Chip (Selected as Cover Article) is available online – Link
    • Claire's paper in Applied Physics Letters is available online – Link
    • Claire's paper in Biomicrofluidics is available online – Link
    • Videos on Youtube channel updated!

  • June 2011
  • May 2011
    • Congratulations to Jae for winning the Dean's Prize at Science Poster Day! Link
    • Congratulations to Claire! She will be joining the Harvard's Rowland Institute as a Rowland Junior Fellow! UCLA MAE News

  • March 2011
    • Congratulations to Wonhee! He will be joining the Graduate School of Nanoscience and Technology at KAIST University as an assistant professor!
    • Videos on Youtube Channel updated

  • January 2011
    • Claire's paper in Lab on a Chip is available online – Link
    • Westbrook and Shivani’s paper in Lab on a Chip is available online – Link
    • Danny and Westbrook’s paper in Annals of Biomedical Engineering is available online – Link
    • We will be attending LabAutomation 2011 in Palm Springs, CA

  • December 2010
    • Congratulations to Wonhee & Hamed for their publication in PNAS! See the news
      coverage of this work, Science Daily, The Chemical Engineer, UCLA Newsroom, TCE
    • Congratulations to Westbrook & Shivani for their publication in Lab on a Chip!
    • We will be attending the 2010 Conference on Global Health Diagnostics hosted at UC Berkeley

  • November 2010
  • October 2010
    • Congratulations to Albert Mach for winning the CHEMINAS Young Research Poster Award at MicroTAS 2010!
    • Professor Di Carlo awarded the NIH Director’s New Innovator Award!
      • http://nihroadmap.nih.gov/newinnovator/recipients10.asp
      • The award was created by NIH to “support unusually creative new investigators with highly innovative research ideas at an early stage of their career… The emphasis is on innovation and creativity; and projects that if successful, have potential for significant impact on an important biomedical or behavioral research problem.”
    • Major website update – check out the updated Research Section.

  • September 2010
    • Professor Di Carlo awarded the Wallace H. Coulter Foundation Translational Research Award!
    • Visit our Youtube channel!
    • Professor Di Carlo, Wonhee, Elodie, Danny, Albert, and Claire will be attending
      MicroTAS 2010!
    • Hamed, Henry, and Westbrook will be attending BMES 2010!