People

Director

Ulas Sunar, Ph.D.

12/2006, Ph.D. in Physics& Astronomy , Dept of Physics and Astronomy, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.
06/1998, M.S. in Physics , Dept of Physics, Middle East Technical University (METU), Ankara, Turkey.06/1995, B.S. in Physics , Dept of Physics, METU, Ankara, Turkey.
Dr. Sunar is an Associate Professor in the Dept. of Biomed., Indust. & Human Factors Engineering. He also holds the Ohio Research Scholar, Endowed Chair in Medical Imaging positions. He earned his Ph.D. degree in the Dept of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia in the research area of diffuse optical imaging. During his Ph.D. at University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Sunar worked with Dr. Arjun G. Yodh and Dr. Britton Chance among the leading experts in diffuse optical imaging and functional near infrared spectroscopy.

Researchers

Students

Chien Poon

Ph.D. Student

Ben Rinehart

Ph.D. Student

Dharminder Singh

Ph.D. Student

Emma Buck

M.S. Student

Alex Bergen

M.S. Student

Andrea Gomez

M.S. Student

Past Researchers / Students

Alec Petrac, M.S. (2018-2020)
Aytac Demirkiran, Ph.D., Postdoc (2018-2020)
Hemal Dave, M.S. (2018-2020)
Tamer Abdelrahim, Ph.D., Postdoc (2018-2020)
Chris Davies, M.S., WSU (2018-19)
Dan Rohrbach, Ph.D., Research Scientist, (2014-2018)
Jun Li, PhD., Postdoc (2016-2018).
Jeremy Kress, M.S., Research Scientist, (2014-18)
Ernest Mitchel, B.S., WSU (2017-18)
Remona Heenkenda, M.S., WSU (2016-18)
Aaron Madaris, M.S., WSU (2016-2017)
Syed Anwar Hyder Zaidi, M.S., WSU (2015-2017)
Zahra Meghjani, M.S., WSU (2015-2017)
John Armstrong, B.S., SUNY-Buffalo (2015)
Hathaitorn Rojnirun, B.S., SUNY-Buffalo (2014)
Robert Simion, Ph.D. (2013-14)
Mehmet Aksahin, Ph.D. (2013)
Dan Rohrbach, Ph.D. Student (2009-2014)
Hakeem Salem, City Honor High School (2012-14)
Andrew Kowalczewski, B.S. Physics (2012)
Jennifer Walker, B.S., Buffalo State College (2012)
Ruby Goldberg, New York City High School (2012)
Matthew Jehrio, Williamsville High School (2012)
Robert Stricko III, Williamsville High School (2012)
Sangheon Park, M.S., Physics, SUNY-Buffalo (2012)
Weirong Mo, Ph.D.,Postdoc (2009-2011)
Steven Torrisi,Summer Student (2011)
Ed Hu, Summer Student (2011)
Alyssia Brown, M.S.,Summer Student (2011)
Scott Galas, M.S.,SUNY-Buffalo (2011)
Theresa Sands, M.S., RPCI-Dermatology (2011)
Cem Turgut, M.S., Visiting Scholar, Bilkent Univ, Turkey (2010)
Intae Lee, Ph.D.,Research Scientist, U.Minnesota (2010)
Zhiqiang Xu, Ph.D., Postdoc, Ecole Polytech, Montreal, (2009)
Dan Muffaletto, M.S., SUNY-Buffalo (2009)
Chris Mahrer, M.S., U.Rochester, (2009)
Gretchen Bauer, U.Rochester, (2009)