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Xin Tang

Xin Tang

Research Group: 
Solid Mechanics, Design and Manufacturing
Title: 
Assistant Professor
Address: 
330 MAE-B
Phone: 
352-294-1194
Office Fax: 
352-392-7303
Professor Tang received his Ph.D. from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. His research interests include cell and molecular mechanics in cancer development and metastasis, cardiovascular system, and neurons; unconventional mechano-electrophysiology; quantitative in vivo/vitro functional bio-imaging; nanotechnology; and development of new biophysical tools to probe biological function/structure.
Research Interests: 
Biomechanics, Mechanobiology and Soft Matter: Cell and molecular mechanics in cancer development and metastasis, cardiovascular system, and neurons; unconventional mechano-electrophysiology; quantitative in vivo/vitro functional bio-imaging; nanotechnology; and development of new biophysical tools to probe biological function/structure
Teaching Interests: 
Soft Matter Mechanics; Biomechanics at Molecular, Cellular and Tissue Scales; Quantitative Optical Bio-imaging;
Education: 
Ph.D., 2013, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign