People

LAB DIRECTOR

Mehran Armand, Ph.D.
Principal Staff Member, Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory
Adjunct Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Whiting School of Engineering
Faculty of Orthopaedic Surgery, School of Medicine
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Mechanical Engineering Department Homepage
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ASSOCIATED FACULTY

Steve Belkoff, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, School of Medicine
Director, International Center for Orthopaedic Advancement
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Chad Gordon, DO
Assistant Professor, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, School of Medicine
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Iulian Iordachita, Ph.D.
Assistant Research Professor, Department Of Mechanical Engineering, Whiting School of Engineering
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Peter Kazanzides, Ph.D.
Associate Research Professor, Department of Computer Science, Whiting School of Engineering
Chief Systems and Robotics Engineer, ERC-CISST
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Jeffrey Siewerdsen, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, School of Medicine
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Russell Taylor, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Computer Science, Whiting School of Engineering
Joint Appointment, Department of Radiology, School of Medicine
Director, ERC-CISST
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EXTERNAL COLLABORATORS

Yoshito Otake, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Graduate School of Information Science, Ikoma, Japan
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Jyri Lepisto, M.D.
ORTON Orthopaedic Hospital, Invalid Foundation, Helsinki

Kjeld Soballe, M.D.
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Aarhus University Hospital, Ã…rhus Sygehus

Javad Parvizi, M.D.
Orthopaedic Surgeon
Director of Clinical Research at the Rothman Institute, Philadelphia, PA

Simon Mears, M.D., Ph.D.
Orthopaedic Surgeon, Total Joint Center at Baylor Regional Medical Center at Plano

Marc Hungerford, M.D.
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Mercy Hospital

POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHERS

GRADUATE STUDENTS

Robert Grupp
Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Computer Science, Whiting School of Engineering
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Hans Ma
Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Whiting School of Engineering

Farshid Alambeigi
Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Whiting School of Engineering

Amirhossein Farvardin
Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Whiting School of Engineering

Shahriar Sefati
Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Whiting School of Engineering

Paul Wilkening
Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Computer Science, Whiting School of Engineering

Joshua Liu
Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Whiting School of Engineering
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Mahsan Bakhtiarinejad
Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Whiting School of Engineering

Alireza Chamani
Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Whiting School of Engineering

STUDENT INTERNS

JHU/APL RESEARCHERS

Ryan J. Murphy, Ph.D.
Senior Staff Member, Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory
Ryan is a member of the professional staff in the Research and Exploratory Development Department at JHU/APL. Ryan started with the BIGSS lab pursuing his Master’s in Biomedical Engineering on the periacetabular osteotomy project. He provides full support for PAO, bone augmentation, osteolysis, and total face-jaw-teeth transplant.
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Seth Billings, Ph.D.
Senior Staff Member, Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory
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Kevin Wolfe, Ph.D.
Senior Staff Member, Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory
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ALUMNI

Yu Wang
Anzhu Gao, Ph.D. Candidate
Hao Liu
Ehsan Basafa, Clear Guide Medical
Robert Armiger, APL Research, JHU/APL
Michael Kutzer, APL Researcher, JHU/APL
Rachel Lee, Undergraduate Student, Department of Biomedical Engineering
Piyush Routray, MS, Department of Computer Science
Aaron Goldblum, High School Intern, JHU/APL
David Clizbe, Graduate Volunteer, JHU/APL
Xin (Ben) Kang, Visiting Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Computer Science
Noushin Niknafs, MSE, Department of Biomedical Engineering
Shinya Onogi, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Chester Chambers, High School Intern, JHU/APL
Jesse Hamilton, Undergraduate Student, Department of Biomedical Engineering
Michael Van Maele, Undergraduate Student, Department of Biomedical Engineering
Sean M. Segreti, Undergraduate Student, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Maryland
Matt Moses, Postdoctoral Fellow, JHU/APL
Anupama Challa, High School Intern, JHU/APL
Devin O’Brien-Coon, Resident, Department of Plastic Surgery, School of Medicine
Blake Lucas, PhD Graduate, Department of Computer Science
Wen Liu, PhD Candidate, Department of Computer Science
Ofri Sadowsky, PhD Graduate, Department of Computer Science
Gouthami Chintalapani, PhD Graduate, Department of Computer Science