Farshid Guilak

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Lazlo Ormandy Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery

Appointments and Affiliations
  • Lazlo Ormandy Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
  • Professor of Biomedical Engineering
  • Professor in Cell Biology
  • Member of the Duke Cancer Institute
Contact Information:
Education:

  • Ph.D. Columbia University, 1991

Specialties:

Tissue Repair, Tissue Engineering

Courses Taught:
  • BME 394: Projects in Biomedical Engineering (GE)
  • BME 493: Projects in Biomedical Engineering (GE)
  • BME 494: Projects in Biomedical Engineering (GE)
  • BME 791: Graduate Independent Study
  • EGR 391: Projects in Engineering
  • ME 394: Engineering Undergraduate Fellows Projects
  • ME 493: Engineering Undergraduate Fellows Projects
  • ME 494: Engineering Undergraduate Fellows Projects
  • PHYSICS 493: Research Independent Study

Representative Publications: (More Publications)
    • Moutos, Franklin T. and Freed, Lisa E. and Guilak, Farshid, A biomimetic three-dimensional woven composite scaffold for functional tissue engineering of cartilage, Nature Materials, vol 6 no. 2 (2007), pp. 162 - 167 [nmat1822] [abs].
    • Gilchrist, Christopher L. and Witvoet-Braam, Sietske W. and Guilak, Farshid and Setton, Lori A., Measurement of intracellular strain on deformable substrates with texture correlation, Journal of Biomechanics, vol 40 no. 4 (2007), pp. 786 - 794 [013] [abs].
    • CL Gilchrist, SW Witvoet-Braam, F Guilak, LA Setton, Measurement of intracellular strain on deformable substrates with texture correlation., Journal of biomechanics, United States, vol 40 no. 4 (2007), pp. 786-94 [abs].
    • I Youn, JB Choi, L Cao, LA Setton, F Guilak, Zonal variations in the three-dimensional morphology of the chondron measured in situ using confocal microscopy., Osteoarthritis and cartilage / OARS, Osteoarthritis Research Society, England, vol 14 no. 9 (2006), pp. 889-97 [abs].
    • J Qi, AM Fox, LG Alexopoulos, L Chi, D Bynum, F Guilak, AJ Banes, IL-1beta decreases the elastic modulus of human tenocytes., Journal of applied physiology (Bethesda, Md. : 1985), United States, vol 101 no. 1 (2006), pp. 189-95 [abs].