Research Publications

Haber, A. and Bifano, T., 2021. General approach to precise deformable mirror control. Optics Express, 29(21), pp.33741-33759. DOI:

Bifano, T., Chen, C., Li, H., Sundaram, S. and Hu, R., 2021. Dynamic Control of Contractile Force in Engineered Heart Tissue. DOI:

Davidson, C.D., DePalma, S.J., Wang, W.Y., Kamen, J.L., Jayco, D.K.P. and Baker, B.M., 2021. Mechanical intercellular communication via matrix-borne cell force transmission during vascular network formation. bioRxiv. DOI:

Lock, R., Al Asafen, H., Fleischer, S., Tamargo, M., Zhao, Y., Radisic, M. and Vunjak-Novakovic, G., 2021. A framework for developing sex-specific engineered heart models. Nature Reviews Materials, pp.1-19. DOI:

Zhang, K., Cloonan, P.E., Sundaram, S., Liu, F., Das, S.L., Ewoldt, J.K., Bays, J.L., Tomp, S., Toepfer, C.N., Marsiglia, J.D. and Gorham, J., 2021. Plakophilin-2 truncating variants impair cardiac contractility by disrupting sarcomere stability and organization. Science advances, 7(42), p.eabh3995. DOI:

Nautiyal, P., Wiedorn, V., Thomas, T., Bacca, N., White, A. and Agarwal, A., Unraveling Mechanisms Governing Anisotropy in Accordion‐shaped Honeycomb Microlattice Fabricated by Two‐Photon Polymerization. Advanced Engineering Materials. DOI:

Javor, J., Imboden, M., Stange, A., Yao, Z., Campbell, D.K. and Bishop, D.J., 2022. Zeptometer Metrology Using the Casimir Effect. Journal of Low Temperature Physics, pp.1-13. DOI:

Ahrens, J., Uzel, S., Skylar‐Scott, M., Mata, M., Lu, A., Kroll, K. and Lewis, J.A., 2022. Programming Cellular Alignment in Engineered Cardiac Tissue via Bioprinting Anisotropic Organ Building Blocks. Advanced Materials, p.2200217. DOI:

Lou, L., Lopez, K.O., Nautiyal, P. and Agarwal, A., 2021. Integrated Perspective of Scaffold Designing and Multiscale Mechanics in Cardiac Bioengineering. Advanced NanoBiomed Research, p.2100075. DOI:

Pandey, P., Rubfiaro, A.S., Khatri, S. and He, J., 2021. Development of multifunctional nanopipettes for controlled intracellular delivery and single-entity detection. Faraday Discussions. DOI:

Rodríguez, C., Chen, A., Rivera, J.A., Mohr, M.A., Liang, Y., Natan, R.G., Sun, W., Milkie, D.E., Bifano, T.G., Chen, X. and Ji, N., 2021. An adaptive optics module for deep tissue multiphoton imaging in vivo. Nature Methods, 18(10), pp.1259-1264. DOI:

Tsan, Y.C., DePalma, S.J., Zhao, Y.T., Capilnasiu, A., Wu, Y.W., Elder, B., Panse, I., Ufford, K., Matera, D.L., Friedline, S. and O’Leary, T.S., 2021. Physiologic biomechanics enhance reproducible contractile development in a stem cell derived cardiac muscle platform. Nature Communications, 12(1), pp.1-16. DOI:

Zhao, B., Zhang, K., Chen, C.S. and Lejeune, E., 2021. Sarc-Graph: Automated segmentation, tracking, and analysis of sarcomeres in hiPSC-derived cardiomyocytes. arXiv preprint arXiv:2102.02412. DOI: