Dr. Sarkar Lab : BioMedical Acoustics and Complex fluids

Amit Katiyar won 2013 Allan P. Colburn Award for the best dissertation in Physical Sciences and Engineering

Xiaoyi Li won the Allan P. Colburn Prize in Engineering and Mathematical Sciences for his dissertation “Computational Study of Fluid Particles: Dynamics of Drops, Rheology of Emulsions and Mechanics of Biological Cells” and was awarded a doctorate in mechanical engineering. His adviser is Kausik Sarkar, assistant professor of mechanical engineering. “ Li is now a

Xiaoyi Li, who completed his Ph.D. in mechanical engineering at the University of Delaware in 2007, has received the 2009 Andreas Acrivos Dissertation Award in Fluid Dynamics from the American Physical Society (APS).Read More

A University of Delaware research team has received a $300,000 National Science Foundation grant to better understand ultrasound echoes of encapsulated microbubbles used for noninvasive blood pressure monitoring. , which uses a pulsing high frequency sound beyond the upper limit of human hearing to peer into the body and provide images, is an important tool