Multiscale Microscopy of Biomaterials

PhD Candidate, BME

Bryan currently holds an Ontario Graduate Scholarship and completed a B.Eng. in Chemical and Bioengineering (McMaster). His research focuses on characterization and evaluation of biomaterials for implant purposes.

Grandfield Research Group, Bryan Lee

Bryan Lee

Postdoctoral Fellow, MSE

Xiaoyue holds the Ontario Trillium Scholarship for PhD studies. Her research focus on using correlative 4D tomographies to characterize bone-implant interface.

Grandfield Research Group, Xiaoyue Wang

Xiaoyue Wang

Dr. Kathryn Grandfield is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Materials Science & Engineering and School of Biomedical Engineering at McMaster University, where she leads the Grandfield Research Group, and is a Dean’s Honour Role instructor for both undergraduate and graduate curriculum. She is presently second Vice-President of the Microscopical Society of Canada, elected board member for the Canadian Biomaterials Society, and Director of User Operations at the Canadian Centre for Electron Microscopy. Dr. Grandfield is the 2017 recipient of the Petro Canada - McMaster University Young Innovator Award.

 

Postdoc, Preventative and Restorative Dental Sciences, University of California, San Francisco (2013)

PhD, Engineering Sciences, Uppsala University, Sweden (2012)

M.A.Sc., Materials Science and Engineering, McMaster University, Canada (2010)

B.Eng., Materials Science and Engineering, McMaster University, Canada (2008)

Grandfield Research Group, Kathryn Grandfield

Kathryn Grandfield

MASc Candidate, BME

Ivan is a MASc student co-supervised by Prof. Henry Schwarcz. He holds a Honours BSc in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology (Trent). His work focuses on the investigation of the ultrastructure of human osteoporotic bone with electron microscopy.

Ivan Strakhov

MASc Candidate, MSE

Dakota holds an Ontario Graduate Scholarship and received her Honours B.Sc. in Integrated Science (McMaster). Her research includes works on chemical fabrication of implant coatings, and characterization of bone on the micro and nano length scales with scanning and transmission electron microscopy.

Grandfield Research Group, Dakota Binkley

Dakota Binkley

PhD Candidate, MSE

Joe holds a 2018 NSERC CGS-M award and received a B. Eng in Materials Engineering (Dalhousie). His research focuses on characterization of surface chemistry and functional grading of metallic implants using additive manufacturing techniques.

Joe Deering

MASc Candidate, BME

Chiara is a MASc student taking part in a dual degree program between McMaster University and Politecnico di Milano (Italy). Her research focuses on improving biocompatibility of titanium implants via surface modification and local drug delivery.

Chiara Micheletti

PhD Candidate, MSE Exchange

Natália is an exchange PhD student from Federal University of Pelotas, Brazil. Her research focuses on development, characterization and evaluation of biomaterials for tissue engineering purposes.

Natália Hadler Marins

Dean's Excellence Undergraduate Award

Ariana is an undergraduate student at McMaster, pursuing a Bachelor's of Engineering degree in Biomedical Engineering and Engineering Physics.  Her work includes the characterization and analysis of titanium nanotubes and cellulose aerogels for bone engineering applications.

Ariana Hurley

Postdoctoral Fellows

Dr. Lourdes Couoh

 

MASc Graduates

James Tedesco, Materials Science and Engineering

Daniel Osorio, Materials Science and Engineering

Vicky Vuong, Materials Science and Engineering

Emily-Rose Creighton, School of Biomedical Engineering

Visiting Researchers

Furqan Shah, PhD Candidate University of Gothenburg, Sweden

 

 

Highschool Interns

Samna Aziz

Alumni

Grandfield Research Group
Grandfield Research Group

Undergraduate Researchers

Arjun Raghavan, Dean's Excellence Undergraduate Award, Integrated Biomedical Engineering Health Science, McMaster

Asad Hussanain, NSERC USRA, Mechanical Engineering and Management, McMaster

Iflah Shahid, NSERC USRA, Honours Chemical Biology, McMaster

Madeline Perrin, Materials Engineering, McGill University Coop

Patricia Nguyen, Kinesiology, McMaster

Alex Lin, Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern University

 

Kristoff Malejczuk, University of Waterloo Coop

Pauline Bialas, INPG Grenoble Exchange Student

Samantha Ho, MSE, McMaster

Carolyn Willems, MSE, McMaster

Alumni

Grandfield Research Group, Iflah Shahid

Iflah Shahid

Alumnus

Grandfield Research Group, Daniel Osorio

Daniel Osorio

Alumnus

Grandfield Research Group, James Tedesco

James Tedesco

Alumnus

Grandfield Research Group, Lourdes Couoh

Lourdes Couoh

Alumnus

Alumnus

Asad Hussanain

Alumnus

Arjun Raghavan

Grandfield Research Group | Dr. Kathryn Grandfield | Assistant Professor | Materials Science and Engineering School of Biomedical Engineering | McMaster University, ETB rm 403 | 1280 Main St W, Hamilton ON Canada L8S 4L7

Research funded by:

Undergraduate Researchers

Arjun Raghavan, Dean's Excellence Undergraduate Award, Integrated Biomedical Engineering Health Science, McMaster

Asad Hussanain, NSERC USRA, Mechanical Engineering and Management, McMaster

Iflah Shahid, NSERC USRA, Honours Chemical Biology, McMaster

Madeline Perrin, Materials Engineering, McGill University Coop

Patricia Nguyen, Kinesiology, McMaster

Alex Lin, Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern University

Kristoff Malejczuk, University of Waterloo Coop

 

Grandfield Research Group

Alumni

 

Pauline Bialas, INPG Grenoble Exchange Student

Samantha Ho, MSE, McMaster

Carolyn Willems, MSE, McMaster

Multiscale Microscopy of Biomaterials

Grandfield Research Group

Undergraduate Researchers

Arjun Raghavan, Dean's Excellence Undergraduate Award, Integrated Biomedical Engineering Health Science, McMaster

Asad Hussanain, NSERC USRA, Mechanical Engineering and Management, McMaster

Iflah Shahid, NSERC USRA, Honours Chemical Biology, McMaster

Madeline Perrin, Materials Engineering, McGill University Coop

Patricia Nguyen, Kinesiology, McMaster

Alex Lin, Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern University

Kristoff Malejczuk, University of Waterloo Coop

Pauline Bialas, INPG Grenoble Exchange Student

Samantha Ho, MSE, McMaster

Carolyn Willems, MSE, McMaster