News
  • April 2016
    • Kevin's paper is accepted in Lab on a Chip and many congrats!
    • We are welcoming our new lab additions, Brad and Dana!
    • Prof. Chung was awarded the the 2016 Class of 1951 Outstanding Teaching Development Award.
    • Prof. Chung was named one of 2016 Lab on a Chip Emerging Investigators by the Royal Society of Chemistry.
    • Group dinner!

  • Mar 2016
    • Prof. Chung will deliver a talk at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), Livermore, CA.

  • Jan 2016
    • Prof. Chung will deliver a dempartmental seminar at RPI MANE, Troy NY.
    • We are welcoming our new additions, Jiaying and Andrea!

  • Dec 2015
    • Zhenlong's paper is accepted in Lab on a Chip! Videos are highlighted in the Lab on a Chip youtube channel.
    • Kevin successfully passed his candidacy exam! Congrats!
    • We have a postdoctoral position openning. Please check the announcement in the "Positions" section.

  • Oct 2015
    • Yanxiang Deng has been selected as a recipient of a Founders Award of Excellence. He will be honored at Rensselaer’s 22nd Annual Honors Convocation. Congratulations!!!
    • We will be at the BMES and microTAS!
    • A new grant has arrived!

  • Sep 2015
    • Wecome our new additions, Markus and Will.

  • Aug 2015
    • Our optofabrication fabrication was highlighted in the Lab on a Chip.

  • July 2015
    • Kevin's microTAS abstract has been selected as a oral presentation. Thumbs-up!
    • Prof. Chung will give seminars at SNU, KAIST, POSTECH, CNU, Yonsei University, SKKU and Inha Universiy in Korea.

  • June 2015
    • We will be at the GRC: microfluidics!
    • Prof. Chung is serving as a program committee member for the 3rd EOS Conference on Optofluidics (EOSOF 2015). Please feel free to contact Prof. Chung for any further information. Hope to see you in Munich!

  • May 2015
    • Kevin’s article on optofluidic fabrication was highlighted in the inside Rensselaer and RPI News, and featured in Lab on a Chip journal.
    • Prof. Chung will give a seminar in the Gen*NY*Sis Center for Excellence in Cancer Genomics at SUNY-Albany, NY
    • Kevin will present his work at CLEO.

  • Apr 2015
    • Kevin's paper, "Optofluidic fabrication for 3D shaped particle" in Nature Communications is now on-line . Many congrats again, Kevin! (Link to article)
    • Bum-Joon won the first prize on his presentation titled “Development of a passive and high-throughput inertial cell sorter” at the sixth Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium. great job, Bum-joon! (News on the Dept. Facebook page)
    • Prof. Chung is serving as a program committee/session chair for the 41st Northeast Bioengineering Conference (NEBEC 2015) BioMEMS session. Hope to see you there!

  • March 2015
    • Kevin's paper is accepted in Nature Communications! Congrats!!!!

  • January 2015
    • Welcome our new addition, Scott!

  • December 2014
    • Jing completes her M.Eng studies! Congratulations!

  • October 2014
    • We will be attending/presenting at microTAS and BMES!
    • The bio-optofluidics lab welcomes our new members: Zhenglong Wu and Yanxiang Deng!
    • Check our fall lab dinner photo!
    • Thank you, NSF for a new funding!

  • September 2014
    • The bio-optofluidics lab welcomes our two new undergraduate students: Michael Cintron and Mengqian Gao!
    • Prof. Chung will give a departmental seminar in the Department of Chemistry at the University at Albany-SUNY, NY.

  • August 2014
    • Prof. Chung will organize and chair the "Mixing and Chemical Reactions" track at ICNMM 2014 (International Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels, and Minichannels) in Chicago, IL. More information can be found here.

  • July 2014
    • The bio-optofluidics lab welcomes our new HS student Kristen!

  • June 2014
    • A paper, "Sugar additives improve signal fidelity for implementing two-phase resorufin-based enzyme immunoassays" is accepted in Langmuir! Link to article.
    • Prof. Chung will give a departmental seminar in the Department of Micro- and Nanotechnology at DTU.
  • April 2014
    • Prof. Chung will deliver an invited presentation at the 40th Northeast Bioengineering Conference in April at Northeastern University, Boston, MA. More information can be found here.

  • March 2014
    • The bio-optofluidics lab welcomes our new undergradaute student Brendan!

  • January 2014
    • A paper, "Pulsed Laser Activated Cell Sorting with Three Dimensional Sheathless Inertial Focusings" is accepted in Small! Link to article
    • The bio-optofluidics lab welcomes our new gradaute student Jing!
    • The bio-optofluidics lab wins a HHS summer grant from CEMSIM.

  • December 2013
    • A paper, "Advances in high-throughput single-cell microtechnologies" is accepted in Current Opinion in Biotechnology! Link to article
    • Merry Christmas! Check our first group photo!

  • October 2013
    • Prof. Chung will give a departmental seminar in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY.
    • Bio-optofluidics lab will be attending MicroTAS 2013 in Freiburg, Germany.

  • September 2013
    • Prof. Chung will give a departmental seminar in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Rochester, NY.
    • The bio-optofluidics lab welcomes our new undergraduate researcher Ekram!

  • August 2013
    • The bio-optofludics lab is open!
    • The bio-optofluidics lab welcomes our new undergraduate researcher Bum Joon!

  • July 2013
    • The abstract,"Complex 3D shaped particle fabrication via inertial flow deformation and UV polymerization" has been selected as an oral presentation at microTAS 2013 in Freiburg, Germany, Oct 2013.
    • Visit our Youtube channel! More movies will be updated soon.

  • June 2013
    • Kevin will join the Bio-optofluidics lab in August. Welcome!

  • May 2013
    • Dr. Chung has been selected as a winner of the UCLA Chancellor's Award for Postdoctoral Research! UCLA Engineering news, Link.

  • April 2013
    • A paper, "Microstructure induced local helical vortices allow single-stream and long-term inertial focusing" is accepted in Lab-on-a-Chip has been selected as one of the most downloaded articles in April. Link to article
    • Dr. Chung was nominated as one of 23 finalists for the UCLA Chancellor's Award fo Postdoctoral Research.
    • Dr. Chung will give a talk in the Department of Bioengineering at the University of California, Berkeley, CA.
    • Dr. Chung will give a seminar in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics at Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA (cancelled after deciding to join RPI).

  • March 2013
    • Dr. Chung will give a seminar in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at North Carolina State University (NCSU) in Raleigh, NC.
    • Dr. Chung will give a seminar in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the University of Carlifornia, Los Angeles, CA.
    • Dr. Chung will give a seminar in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Texas, Austin, TX.
    • A paper, "Three dimensional, sheathless, and high-throughput microparticle inertial focusing through geometry-induced secondary flows" is selected as a back cover of March issue. Link to article.

  • February 2013
    • Dr. Chung will give a seminar in the Department of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) in Troy, NY.
    • A paper,"Three dimensional, sheathless, and high-throughput microparticle inertial focusing through geometry-induced secondary flows" is aceepted in Small. Link to article.