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Shuming Nie
Shuming Nie
Grainger Distinguished Chair and Professor
(217) 300-1266
2116 Everitt Lab

Research Areas

  • Applications of MEMS and nanotechnology in medical and biological problems
  • Biomaterials
  • Biomedical imaging
  • BioMEMS
  • Biophotonics
  • Biophotonics angiogenesis
  • Breast cancer
  • Cancer
  • Cell and molecular engineering
  • Cell and tissue engineering
  • Early cancer detection
  • Fluorescence
  • Image-guided drug delivery
  • Image-guided surgery
  • Instrumentation
  • Molecular imaging
  • Nanomaterials
  • Nanomedicine
  • Nanotoxicity
  • Optical biosensors
  • Point-of-care diagnostics
  • Quantum dot chemistry and physics
  • Single-molecule imaging
  • Translational nanomedicine
  • Tumor microenvironments

Research Topics

  • Bio-Micro and Nanotechnology
  • Bioimaging at Multi-Scale

Courses Taught

  • BIOE 479 - Cancer Nanotechnology
  • BIOE 497 - Individual Study
  • BIOE 498 - Surgical Technologies
  • BIOE 598 - Appl in Cancer & Mechanobio
  • BIOE 598 - Cancer Nanotechnology
  • BIOE 598 - Surgical Technologies