Curriculum Vitae

Boris Rubinsky

Education

B.Sc., M.E. Technion, Haifa, Israel, 1971

M.Sc., M.E. Technion, Haifa, Israel, 1977

Ph.D., M.E. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1980

Professional Experience

1971 Research Engineer, Phillips Industries, Eindhoven, Holland

1971-1976 Technical Officer, Israeli Army, Corps of Engineers

1976-1977 Instructor, Technion, Haifa, Israel

1977-1980 Research Assistant, Cryogenic Engineering Laboratory, M.I.T.

1980-1984 Assistant Professor, University of California at Berkeley

1984-1989 Associate Professor, University of California at Berkeley

1989-present Professor, University of California at Berkeley

1997-present Distinguished Professor, Tel Aviv University

1997-present Chancellor's Professor, University of California at Berkeley

Awards and Honors

Whitaker Health Sciences and Technology Fund Fellow (1979-1980)

Co-author, "Ultrasonic Monitoring of Hepatic Cryosurgery," paper received The American Roentgen Ray Society, Executive Council Award (1984)

ASHRAE Certificate of Appreciation for "Contributions to Educational Excellence"(1984-5)

Roscoe E. Miller Award, Society of Gastrointestinal Radiologists (1986)

Keynote speaker, VIII International Heat Transfer Conference (1986)

Honorary Mention, North American Radiology Society (1987)

Fogarty Senior International Fellowship Award, National Institute of Health (1987-1988)

Larson Memorial Award from the American Society of Mechanical Engineers for "outstanding performance within ten to twenty years after graduation" (1989)

Keynote Speaker, XVIII International Congress of Refrigeration (1991)

Fellow ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers), 1994

Certificate of Merit, (for paper on developing MRI monitored Cryosurgery), Radiological Society of North America, 1994

Best paper Award JSME (Japan Society for Mechanical Engineering), 1994

Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Fellowship, 1995

President "American College of Cryosurgery" (1995-1997)

Lady Davis Visiting Professor, Technion, Israel, 1995-1996

Fellow AAAS (American Association for the Advancement of Science), 1996

ALCOA Foundation Award for Advancements in Science, 1996

Heat Transfer Memorial Award, (ASME), 1996

The Hawkins Memorial Lecture in Heat Transfer, Purdue University, 1997

Distinguished Professor, Tel Aviv University, since 1997

Keynote lecture, Japan Society for Mechanical Engineering Centennial Meeting, Tokyo, 1997

Professional Affiliations

American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) (Fellow), Society for Cryobiology, American College of Cryosurgery (President Emeritus), American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) (Fellow)

 

 

Boris Rubinsky

REFEREED PUBLICATIONS

B. Rubinsky and A. Shitzer, "Analysis of a Stefan-Like Problem in a Biological Tissue Around a Cryosurgical Probe," ASME Trans., J. of Heat Transfer, 98, pp. 514-519, August 1976.

B. Rubinsky and A. Shitzer, "Analytic Solutions of the Heat Equation Involving a Moving Boundary with Application to the Change of Phase Problem (the Inverse Stefan Problem)," ASME Trans., J. of Heat Transfer, 100, pp. 300-304, May 1978.

B. Rubinsky and E.G. Cravalho, "The Determination of the Thermal History in a One-Dimensional Freezing System by a Perturbation Method," ASME Trans., J. of Heat Transfer, pp. 326-330, May 1979.

B. Rubinsky and E.G. Cravalho, "Analysis for the temperature Distribution During the Thawing of a Frozen Biological Organ," A.I.Ch.E. Symposium Series, 75, 81-88, 1979 (Proc.).

B. Rubinsky and E.G. Cravalho, "An Analytical Prediction of the Local Concentration of Cryophylactic Agents in Perfused Organs," Cryobiology, 16, pp. 362-371, August 1979.

B. Rubinsky, E.G. Cravalho and B. Mikic, "Thermal Stresses in Frozen Organs," Cryobiology, 17, pp. 66-74, 1980.

B. Rubinsky and E.G. Cravalho, "A Finite Element Method for the Solution of One-Dimensional Phase Change Problems," Int. J. of Heat and Mass Transfer, 24, pp. 1987-1989, 1981.

B. Rubinsky, "Thermal Stresses During Solidification Processes," ASME Trans., J. of Heat Transfer, 104, pp. 196-199, 1982.

B. Rubinsky and E.G. Cravalho, "Transient Mass Transfer Processes During the Perfusion of a Biological Organ with a Cryophylactic Agent Solution," Cryobiology, 19, pp. 70-82, 1982.

B. Rubinsky, "Solidification of a Conglomerate of Particles," ASME Trans., J. of Heat Transfer, 104, pp. 193-196, 1982.

K.K. Kellogg, B. Rubinsky and R. Greif, "The Effect of Orientation on the Heat Transfer from a Flat Surface in an Air Fluidized Bed," Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer, 26, No. 1, pp. 151-153, 1983.

J.F. Raymond and B. Rubinsky, "A Numerical Study of Thawing Process of a Frozen Coal Particle," ASME Trans., J. of Heat Transfer, 105, pp. 197-200, 1983.

B. Rubinsky, "Solidification Processes in Saline Solutions," J. of Crystal Growth, 62, pp. 513-522, August, 1983.

J.J. Neff and B. Rubinsky, "The Effect of a Magnetic Field on the Heat Transfer Characteristics of an Air Fluidized Bed of Ferromagnetic Particles," Int. J. of Heat and Mass Transfer, 26, No. 12, pp. 1185-1189, 1983.

B. Rubinsky and G.L. Sterns, "Experimental Comparison of Heat Transfer Data with Flow Visualization of a Flat Surface in a Fluidized Bed," ASME Trans., J. of Heat Transfer, 105, No. 4, pp. 809-816, November, 1983.

J.M. Chen and B. Rubinsky, "Morphological Stability Analysis on a Solid-Liquid Interface During Solidification of Binary Alloys" ASME Paper #83-HT-24, 1983.

B. Rubinsky and E.G. Cravalho, "An Analytical Method to Evaluate Cooling Rates During Cryopreservation Protocols for Organs," Cryobiology, 21, pp. 303-320, 1984.

G. Onik, C. Cooper, H.I. Goldenberg, A.A. Moss, B. Rubinsky, and M. Christianson, "Ultrasonic Characteristics of Frozen Liver," Cryobiology, 21, pp. 321-328, 1984.

M.A. Katz and B. Rubinsky, "An Inverse Finite Element Technique to Determine the Change of Phase Location in One-Dimensional Melting Problems," Num. Heat Transfer, 7, pp. 269-283, 1984.

H.L. Tsai and B. Rubinsky, "A Numerical Study Using `Front Tracking' Finite Elements on the Morphological Stability During Transient Solidification Processes," J. Crystal Growth, 69, pp. 29-46, 1984.

H.L. Tsai and B. Rubinsky, "A Front Tracking Finite Element Study on Change of Phase Interface Stability During Solidification Processes in Solutions," J. Crystal Growth, 70, pp. 56-63, 1984.

J. O'Neal, B. Rubinsky, and R.H. Phibbs, "A Standard Experimental Procedure for the Evaluation of Incubators," ASME Paper #84-WA/C-8, 1984

J.C. Gilbert, G.M. Onik, W. Haddick, and B. Rubinsky, "The Use of Ultrasound Imaging for Monitoring Cryosurgery," Proceedings 6th Annual Conference, IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology, 107-112, 1984

B. Rubinsky and M. Ikeda, "A Cryomicroscope Using Directional Solidification for the Controlled Freezing of Biological Material," Cryobiology, 22, pp. 55-68, 1985.

G. Onik, J. Gilbert, W.K. Haddick, R.A. Filly, P.W. Collen, B. Rubinsky, and L. Farrel, "Sonographic Monitoring of Hepatic Cryosurgery, Experimental Animal Model," American J. of Roentgenology, May 1985, pp. 1043-1047.

D.B. Moog and B. Rubinsky, "An Analytical Model of Thermal and Vapor Diffusion in Freezing of Wet Coal," ASME Trans., J. of Heat Transfer, 107, pp. 5-11, April, 1985.

M.W. Chaw and B. Rubinsky, "Cryomicroscopic Observation on Directional Solidification in Onion Cells," Cryobiology, 22, pp. 392-399, 1985.

J.C. Gilbert, G.M. Onik, W. Haddick, and B. Rubinsky, "Real Time Ultrasonic Monitoring of Hepatic Cryosurgery," Cryobiology, 22, pp. 319-330, 1985.

J.C. Gilbert, B. Rubinsky, and G.M. Onik, "Solid-Liquid Interface Monitoring with Ultrasound During Cryosurgery," ASME Paper #85-WA/HT-83, 1985

B. Rubinsky, "Cryosurgery Imaging with Ultrasound," Mechanical Engineering, vol 108. No.3 pp. 48-51, 1986.

J. Yoo and B. Rubinsky, "A Finite Element Method for the Study of Solidification Processes in the Presence of Natural Convection," Int. J. for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 23, pp. 1785-1805, 1986.

B. Rubinsky, "Recent Advances in Cryopreservation of Biological Organs and in Cryosurgery," Proceedings of the VIII International Heat Transfer Conference, 307-315, 1986 (keynote paper).

R. Jennings and B. Rubinsky, "A Finite Element Study of a Coplanar Electrode Josephson Junction with Respect to Electrical Potential and Temperature," Int. Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer, 13, No. 1, pp. 55-65, 1986.

D.E. Pegg, B. Rubinsky, M.P. Diaper, and C.Y.C. Lee, "Analysis of Introduction and Removal of Glycerol in Rabbit Kidneys Using a Krogh Cylinder Model," Cryobiology, 23, pp. 150-160, 1986.

Y.F. Hsu, B. Rubinsky and K. Mahin, "An Inverse Finite Element Method for the Analysis of Stationary Arc Welding Processes," ASME Trans., J. of Heat Transfer., 108, pp. 734-740, 1986.

J.C. Gilbert, G.M. Onik, W.K. Haddick, B. Rubinsky, and L.D. Farrell, "Ultrasound Monitored Hepatic Cryosurgery: Longevity Study on an Animal Model," Cryobiology, 23, pp. 277-285, 1986.

G. Onik, R. Kane, G. Steele, W. McDermoth, U. Khettry, B. Cady, R. Jenkins, M. Clouse, B. Rubinsky, and B. Chase, "Monitoring Hepatic Cryosurgery," American J. of Roentgenology, pp. 665-669, October 1986.

Y.F. Hsu and B. Rubinsky, "Transient Melting of a Metal Plate by a Penetrating Plasma Arc," ASME Trans., J. of Heat Transfer, 109, No. L, pp. 463-469, 1987.

B. Rubinsky, "Heat Transfer During Cryopreservation by Perfusion Through the Vascular System," Cryobiology, 24, pp. 537-541, 1987.

B. Rubinsky, C.Y.C. Lee, J. Bastacky, and T.L. Hayes, "The Mechanism of Freezing in Biological Tissue: The Liver," Cryo-Letters, 8, pp. 370-381, 1987.

Y.F. Hsu and B. Rubinsky, "Two-Dimensional Heat Transfer Study on the Keyhole Plasma Arc Welding Process," Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, 31, No. 7, pp. 1409-1421, 1988.

B. Rubinsky and D.E. Pegg, "A Mathematical Model for the Freezing Process in Biological Tissue," Proc. of the Royal Society, 234, pp. 343-358, 1988.

I. Kececioglu and B. Rubinsky, "A Continuum Model for the Propagation of Discrete Phase-Change Fronts in Porous Media in the Presence of Coupled Heat Flow, Fluid Flow, and Species Transport Processes," Int. J. of Heat and Mass Transfer, 32, pp. 111-1130, 1989.

N. Merry and B. Rubinsky, "Energy Storage in a Fluidized Bed," ASME Trans.,J. of Heat Transfer, 111, 726-731, 1989.

B. Rubinsky, "The Energy Equation for Freezing of Biological Tissue," ASME Trans.,J. of Heat Transfer, 111, pp. 988-996, 1989.

C.Y.C. Lee and B. Rubinsky, "A Multi-Dimensional Model of Momentum and Mass Transfer in the Liver," Int. J. of Heat and Mass Transfer, 32, 2421-2434, 1989.

I. Kececioglu and B. Rubinsky, "A Mixed Variable Continuously Deforming Finite Element Method for Parabolic Evolution Problems, Part I: The Variational Formulation for a Single Evolution Equation," Int. J. for Num. Methods in Eng., 28, 2583-2607, 1989.

I. Kececioglu and B. Rubinsky, "A Mixed Variable Continuously Deforming Finite Element Method for Parabolic Evolution Problems, Part II: The Couples Problem of Phase Change in Porous Media," Int. J. for Num. Methods in Eng., 28, 2609-2634, 1989.

I. Kececioglu and B. Rubinsky, "A Mixed Variable Continuously Deforming Finite Element Method for Parabolic Evolution Problems, Part III: Numerical Implementation and Computational Results," Int. J. for Num. Methods for Eng., 28, 2715-2760, 1989.

B. Rubinsky and K. Eto, "Heat Transfer with Phase Transformation in Biological Materials," Cryo-Letters, 10, 153-168, 1989.

J. Bischof, C.J. Hunt, B. Rubinsky, A. Burgess, and D.E. Pegg, "The Effect of Cooling Rate and Glycerol Concentration on the Structure of the Frozen Kidney: Assessment by Cryo-Scanning Electron Microscopy," Cryobiology, 27, 301-310, 1990.

B. Rubinsky, C.Y. Lee, J. Bastacky, and G. Onik, "The Process of Freezing and the Mechanism of Damage During Hepatic Cryosurgery," Cryobiology, 27, 85-97, 1990.

R.G. Keanini and B. Rubinsky, "Keyhole and Weld Shapes for Plasma Arc Welding Under Normal and Zero Gravity," Proc. ASME Heat Transfer Conference, June 1990, and Welding Journal, 69, 41-50, June 1990.

R. Coger, B. Rubinsky, and D. Pegg, "Dependence of Probability for Nucleation on Time and Volume," Cryo-Letters, 11, 359-372, 1990.

R. Coger, B. Rubinsky and D. Pegg, "Thermodynamics of Nucleation During Preservation of Biological Tissue by Vitrification," 1990 Advances in Bioengineering, ASME, BED Vol. 17 (S. Goldstein, ed., NY, NY) pp. 299-305, 1990.

B. Rubinsky, A. Arav, M. Mattioli, and A.L. DeVries, "The Effect of Antifreeze Glycoproteins on Membrane Potential Changes at Hypothermic Temperatures," Biochem. Biophys. Res. Comm., pp. 1369-1374, Vol. 173, No. 3, 1990.

B. Rubinsky, A. Arav and A.L. DeVries, "Cryopreservation of Oocytes Using Directional Solidification and Antifreeze Glycoproteins," Cryo-Letters, 12, 93-106 (1991).

G. Onik, B. Rubinsky, et al., "Ultrasound-Guided Hepatic Cryosurgery in the Treatment of Metastatic Colon Carcinoma," Cancer, 67, No. 4, 901-907, 1991.

K. Eto and B. Rubinsky, "Thermal Modeling of Freezing in Biological Tissue," Proceedings ASME-JSME Joint Conference, 1991, Vol. 2, pp. 291-299, ASME Press, NY, NY, J.R. Lloyd, Y. Kuroski eds., 1991.

J. Chin and B. Rubinsky,"Effects of Varying Subatmospheric Pressure on Stationary Plasma Arc Welds," Welding Journal., 70, No. 9, pp. 235A-243A, 1991.

G. Onik, B. Porterfield, B. Rubinsky, and J. Cohen, "Percutaneous Transperineal Prostate Cryosurgery Using Transrectal Ultrasound Guidance; Animal Model," Urology, 3, pp. 277-281, March 1991.

B. Rubinsky and G. Onik, "Cryosurgery: Recent Advances on the Application of Cold Medicine," International J. of Refrigeration, 14, 1-10, 1991

B. Rubinsky, A. Arav and A.L. DeVries, "Cryopreservation of Oocytes Using Directional Solidification and Antifreeze Glycoproteins," Cryo-Letters, 12, pp. 93-106 (1991).

G. Onik, B. Rubinsky, R. Zemel, D. Diamond "Cryosurgical Management of Hepatic Malignancy," Contemporary Oncology, Nov/Dec, pp. 20-23, 1991.

B. Rubinsky, A. Arav, G.L. Fletcher, "Hypothermic Protection - A Fundamental Property of Antifreeze Proteins," Biochem, Biophys. Res. Comm., Vol. 180 No. 2, pp. 566-571, 1991.

J.A.C. Humphrey, C.A. Schuler, B. Rubinsky, "On the Use of the Weierstrass-Mandelbrot Function to Describe the Fractal Component of Turbulent Velocity," Fluid Dynamics Research, 9, pp. 81-95, 1992.

B. Rubinsky, M. Mattioli, A. Arav, B. Barboni, G.L. Fletcher, "Inhibition of Ca2+ and K+ Currents by Antifreeze Proteins," Am. J. Physiol., 262, (Reg. Int. Corp. Physiol.) R542-R565, 1992.

B. Rubinsky, A. Arav, A.L. DeVries, "The Cryoprotective Effect of Antifreeze Glycopeptides from Antarctic Fishes," Cryobiology, 229, pp. 69-72, 1992.

C.Y. Lee, B. Rubinsky, G.L. Fletcher, Hypothermic Preservation of Whole Mammalian Organs with Antifreeze Proteins," Cryo-Letters, 13, pp. 59-66, 1992.

K. Vanya Ewart, B. Rubinsky, G.L. Fletcher, "Structure and Functional Similarity between Fish Antifreeze Proteins and Calcium-Dependent Lectins," Biochem, Biophys. Res. Comm., Vol. 185, pp. 335-340, 1992.

K. B. Storey, J. Bischof, B. Rubinsky, "Cryomicroscopic Analysis of Freezing in Liver of Freeze-Tolerant Wood Frog," Am. J. Physiol., 263 (Reg. Int. Comp. Physiol., 32): R185-R194, 1992.

R. G. Keanini, B. Rubinsky, "Optimization of Multi-Probe Cryosurgery," ASME Trans, J. of Heat Transfer 114(4) 796-802, 1992

P.A. Negulescu, B. Rubinsky, G.L. Fletcher, T.E Machen, "Fish Antifreeze Proteins Block Ca Entry into Mammalian Cells," Am. J. Physiol., 263 (Cell Physiol. 32): C1310-C1313, 1992.

J.C. Bischof, J. Bastacky, B. Rubinsky, "An Analytical Study of Cryosurgery in Lung," ASME Trans, J. of Biomechanical Eng., 114, pp. 467-472, 1992.

B. Rubinsky, R. Coger, K.V. Ewart, G.L. Fletcher, "Ice Crystals and Lectins," Nature, 360, No. 6400, pp. 114-155, 1992.

M.A. Shannon, B. Rubinsky, "The effect of Tumor Growth on the Stress Distribution in Tissue," in Advances in Biological Heat and Mass Transf. - HTD Vol 231, ASME publ., J.J. McGrath ed. pp. 35-39, 1992.

J.C. Bischof, B. Rubinsky, "A Mathematical Model of Vascular and Intracellular Freezing in Biological Tissue," in Advances in Biological Heat and Mass Transf., HTD Vol. 231, ASME publ., J.J. McGrath ed. pp. 17-27, 1992.

T.K. Eto, B. Rubinsky, B.J. Costello, S.W. Wenzel, R.M. White, "Lamb Wave Microsensor Measurement of Viscosity as a Function of Temperature of DMSO solutions," in Topics in Heat Transfer, HTD Vol 206-2, ASME publ., J.J. McGrath ed. pp. 47-55, 1992.

R. Coger, B. Rubinsky, G. Fletcher, "Microscopic Pattern of Ice Crystal Growth in the Presence of Thermal Hysteresis Proteins," in Heat Transfer in Phase Change, HTD Vol. 205, ASME publ., I.S. Habib, L.S. Yao, J. Goodman eds. pp. 37-42, 1992.

Itskovitz-Eldor J., Levron J., Arav, A., Bar-Ami S., Stein DW., Fletcher GL., Rubinsky B., "Hypothermic Preservation of Human Oocytes with Antifreeze Proteins From Sub-polar Fish" Cryo-Letters 14, 235-242, 1993.

J.C. Bischof, B. Rubinsky, "Microscale Heat and Mass Transfer of Vascular and Intracellular Freezing," ASME Trans, J. of Heat Transfer 115, N4, pp 1029-1035, 1993.

B. Rubinsky, C. Lee, M. Chow, "Experimental Observations and Theoretical Studies on Solidification Processes in Saline Solutions," Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, Vol. 6 (2), pp. 157-167, 1993.

D. Benaron, D.C. Ho, B. Rubinsky, M. Shannon, "Imaging (NIRI) and Quantification (NIRS) in Tissues Using Time-Resolved-Spectrophotometry: The Impact of Statistically and Dynamically Variable Optical Path Length," SPIE Vol. 1888, 10-21, 1993.

R.G. Keanini, B. Rubinsky, "Three-Dimensional Simulation of the Plasma Arc Welding Process," Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer, 36 (13) 3282-3298, 1993.

B. Rubinsky, J.C. Gilbert, G.M. Onik, H.S. Roos, S.T.S. Wong, K.M. Brennan, "Monitoring Cryosurgery in the Brain and in the Prostate with Proton NMR," Cryobiology, 30, 191-199, 1993.

G.M. Onik, Cohen JK., Reyes GD., Rubinsky B., Chang ZH., Baust J., "Transrectal Ultrasound-Guided Percutaneous Radical Cryosurgical Ablation of the Prostate' Cancer 72 (4) 1291-1299, 1993.

J.C. Gilbert, Rubinsky B., Roos MS., Wong STS., Brennan KM., "MRI Monitored Cryosurgery in the Rabbit Brain" Magnetic Resonance Imaging 11 1155-1164, (1993)

A. Arav, B. Rubinsky, G. Fletcher, E. Seren, "Cryogenic Protection of Oocytes with Antifreeze Proteins," Molecular Repr. and Development, 36: 488-493, 1993.

Bischof J., Christov K., Rubinsky B., "A morphological Study of Cooling Rate Response in Normal and Neoplastic Human Liver Tissue: Cryosurgical Implications". Cryobiology 30, 482-492., 1993.

Eto TK., Costello BJ., Wenzel SW., White RM., Rubinsky B., "Viscosity Sensing with Lamb-Wave Microsensor: Dimethylsulfoxide Viscosity as a Function of temperature" Trans ASME J of Biomechanical Engineering 115 329-331, 1993.

Eto TK, Rubinsky B., "Antifreeze Glycoproteins increase solution viscosity" Biochem biophys Res. Comm. 197 (2), 927-931, 1993

Bischof J., Rubinsky B., "Large Ice Crystals in the Nucleus of Rapidly Frozen Liver Cells" Cryobiology 30, 597-603, 1993.,

J.S. Hong, Rubinsky B., "Freezing of normal and malignant breast tissue" Cryobiology 31, 109-120, 1994.

M. Shannon, , Rubinsky, B., Russo R., "Detecting laser-induced phase change at the surface of solids via latent heat of melting with a photothermal deflection technique. J. Appl Phys, 75 (3), 1473 - 1485, 1994

Arav, A., Rubinsky, B., Seren E., Roche JF, Boland, MP "The role of thermal hysteresis proteins during cryopreservation of oocytes and embryos" Theriogenology 41: 107-112, 1994.

Rubinsky, B., Arav, A., Hong JS, Lee CY. "Freezing of mammalian livers with glycerol and antifreeze proteins". Biochem biophys Res. Comm. 200 (2), 732-741, 1994.

Ishiguro, H., Rubinsky B., "Mechanical interactions between ice crystals and red blood cells during directional solidification" vol 31 (5), 483-500 Cryobiology, 1994

Ishiguro, H., Rubinsky B., " Morphological microstructures during directional solidification of suspensions of human red blood cells" Proceedings 10th International Heat Tranfer Conference, Brighton, U.K.vol 4, 43 1994

Hong, JS, Wong, S., Pease, G., Rubinsky, B., "MR Imaging assisted temperature calculations during cryosurgery" Magnetic resonance Imaging, Vol 12, No 6. 1021-1031, 1994

Rubinsky B., Wong STS, Hong JS, Gilbert J., Roos M., Storey KB., "H-1 Magnetic resonnance imaging of freezing and thawing in freeze tolerant frogs" Am. J. Physiol. (Reg. Integ. Comp. Physiol.) 35, R1771-R1777, 1994

Coger, R. Rubinsky, B., Fletcher G., " Microscopic pattern of Ice Crystal Growth in the Presence of antifreeze Proteins" J. of Offshore Mech and Arctic Research ASME Trans. 116 No. 3, 173-180, 1994

Keanini, RG, Rubinsky B., "An inverse Finite Element Minimization based method for solution of Multi-dimensional material and Phase boundary shapes", Int. J. for Num. methds in Engineering . vol 37 (7), 1125-1140, 1994

Arav, A., Rubinsky, B., "Temperature gradient osmometry and anomalities in freezing temperature" Am. J Physiol. (Reg. Integr. and Comparative Physiol. ), 36 (6), R1646-R1652, 1994.

Rubinsky, B., Hong JS., Storey KB., "Freeze tollerance in turtles: Visual analysis by microscopy and magnetic resonnance imaging" Am. J Physiol. (Reg. Integr. and Comparative Physiol. 36 (4), R1078-R1088, 1994.

Hong J.S, Rubinsky B., "Magnetic resonnance imaging assisted temperature calculations in multiple domain freezing problems" in Avances in Heat and Mass Tansfer in Biological Systems ASME - HTD- vol 288, Eds L.J. Hayes and R.B. Roemer. pp17-24, 1994

H. Ishiguro, B. Rubinsky "Influence of hematocrit on behaviour of ice crystals and human red blood cells during directional solidification of cell suspensions" Trans. Japan. Soc. of Mech. Eng. 60, 579, 3755-3761, 1994 (in Japanese)

H. Ishiguro, B. Rubinsky "Microscopic behaviour of ice crystals an biological cells during directional solidification of solutions with cells" Trans. Japan. Soc. of Mech. Eng. 60, 572, 1388-1355, 1994 (in Japanese)

H. Ishiguro, B. Rubinsky "Influence of antifreeze proteins on behaviour of ice crystals and red blood cells during solidification of cells supensions with cryoprotectant" Trans. Japan. Soc. of Mech. Eng. 60, 579, 3755-3761, 1994 (in Japanese)

H. Ishiguro, B. Rubinsky "Influence of Hematocrit on Behaviour of ice crystals and human red blood cells during directional solidification of cell suspensions" Trans. Japan. Soc. of Mech. Eng. 60, 579, 3755-3761, 1994 (in Japanese)

Rubinsky, B., G. Onik, J. Gilbert. "Use of MR imaging for monitoring cryosurgery" Radiology Vol 133 (p) Pg 426, Nov 1994,

Pease, GR., Rubinsky, B., Wong STS., Roos MS., Gilbert, JC., Arav A., " An integrated probe for Magnetic Resonance Imaging Monitored Skin Cryosurgery" J. of Biomechanical Eng. - ASME Trans. , 117, (1), 59-64, 1995.

Hong, JS., Rubinsky, B., "Phase transformation in materials with non-uniform phase transition temperatures" J. of Heat Transfer- ASME Trans., vol 117 (3), pp 803-805, 1995

Hong JS, Rubinsky B., "Magnetic resonnance imaging assisted temperature calculations in multiple domain freezing problems" J of Heat Tranf. ASME Trans., 117 (4), pp 1079-1082, 1995

Pease, GR., Wong, STS, Roos, MS, Rubinsky, B., "MR Image - guided control of cryosurgery" Journal of Magnetic Resonannce Imaging, 5(6), p753-760, 1995.

Davalos, R., B. Rubinsky, "The Use of Concepts from Genetics and Evolution to Solve Problems of Heat Transfer," The Symposium on Thermal Science and Engineering in Honor of Chancellor Chang-Lin Tien, R. Buckius Ed., Printed at the Offices of Printing Services, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, pp 541-546, (1995)

Rubinsky, B., "Biophysical and bioengineering aspects of cryosurgery" Cryobiology and Cryotechnology, Vol 41 (2), pp 67-81, 1995

Tatsutani, K., Rubinsky, B., Onik, G., Dahiya, R., "The effect of thermal variables on frozen human prostatic adenocarcinoma cells." Urology. Vol 48 (3) pp 441-447, 1996.

Davalos, R., Rubinsky, B., "An Evolutionary-Genetic approach to heat transfer analysis" J.of Heat Transfer. Trans. ASME) Vol 118 (3), pp 528-532, 1996.

Wang, K., P.J.M., Monteiro, B. Rubinsky, A. Arav. "Microscopic study of ice propagation in concrete" ACI Materials Journal, 93 (4), pp 370-377, 1996.

Shannon, M.,A., B.Rubinsky, R.E. Russo, "Mechanical stress power measurements during high-power laser ablation, J. Appl. Phys., 80 (8), pp 4665-4671, 1996.

Koushafar, H.,, Rubinsky. B., "Effect of Antifreeze Proteins on frozen primary prostatic adenocarcinoma cells, Urology, Vol 49, n.3, pp 421-425, 1997

Rubinsky, B., Microscale heat transfer in biological systems. Exp. Heat Transf. Vol 10 (1): pp 1-29, 1997

Najimi, S; Rubinsky, B. Non-invasive detection of thermal stress fractures in frozen biological materials. Cryo-letters Jul-Aug , Vol 18 N4:209-216, 1997.

Chapsky, L; Rubinsky, B. Kinetics of antifreeze protein-induced ice growth inhibition. FEBS Letters Jul 21, Vol 412 N1:241-244, 1997.

Gilbert, JC, Rubinsky, B, Wong, S, Pease, GR, Leung, PP, Brennan, KM, Temperature determination in the frozen region during cryosurgery of rabbit liver using MR image analysis. Mag Res Imag., V 15 (6), 657-667, 1997

Koushafar, H., Pham, L., Lee, C., Rubinsky, B., Chemical adjuvant cyosurgery with antifreeze proteins. J. of Surg. Oncology , V 66: 114 121, Nov. 1997

B. Rubinsky, R. Davalos "The use of evolutionary genetic analogy in numerical analysis" Comm. In Num. Methods in Eng. Vol 14, 151-160, 1998

K. Tatsutani, B. Rubinsky, " A method to study intracellular ice nucleation" J. of Biomechanical Eng. ASME Trans, V 120 N1, 27-31, 1998

Ishiguro, H; Rubinsky, B, Influence of fish antifreeze proteins on the freezing of cell suspensions with cryoprotectant penetrating cells. Int J. of Heat and Mass Transfer, 1998 JUL, V41 N13:1907-1915.

D. Otten, B. Rubinsky, W-F Cheong, DA Benaron " Ice front propagation in tissue using visible light spectroscopy" Applied Optics, Vol 37 (25), 6006-6010, 1998

Pham, L.D., Rubinsky, B., Breast tissue cryosurgery with antifreeze proteins, Advances in heat and mass transfer in biotechnology, HTD-Vol 362/BED Vol.40, 171-175, 1998, ASME Press.

Otten, D.M., Rubinsky, B., Ice front propagation monitoring in tissue using visible light transmission: behaviour prediction using photon diffusion model, HTD-Vol 362/BED Vol.40, 191-196, 1998, ASME Press

Rubinsky, B. "Heat transferin biomedical engineering and biotechnology" Proceedings of the 5th ASME/JSME Joint Thermal Engineering Conference, March 15-19, 1999, San Diego, CA (13 pages)

Radai, MM, Abboud, S., Rubinsky, B., Evaluation of the impedance technique for cryosurgery in a theoretical model of the head, Cryobiology Vol 38 (1), 51-60, 1999.

Rui, J., Tatsutani, K.N., Dahiya, R., Rubinsky, B. Effect of thermal variables on human breast cancer in cryosurgery. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, 53 182-192, 1999

Pham, L, Dahiya, R., Rubinsky, B., An in vivo study of antifreeze protein adjuvant cryosurgery, Cryobiology. 38(2): 169-175, 1999.

Takamatsu, H., Rubinsky, B., "Viability of deformed cells" Cryobiology 39(3) 243-251, 2000

Ishine, N, Rubinsky, B., Lee CY, "A histological analysis of liver injury in freezing storage" Cryobiology 39(3), 271-277, 2000

Huang, Y, Rubinsky, B., "Micro-electroporation: improving the efficiency and understandng of electrical permeabilization of cells" In Print: Biomedical Microdevices.

 

PATENTS

P1 B. Rubinsky, Directional solidification for controlled freezing of biomaterials, U.S. Patent #4531373, July 30 1985.

P2 B. Rubinsky, G. Onik, JJ Finkelstein, D. Neu and S Jones, Cryosurgical system for destroying tumors by freezing, U.S Patent # 5334181, Aug 2 1994.

P3 B. Rubinsky, A. DeVries, A Arav "Interaction of thermal hysteresis proteins with cells and cell membranes and associated applications, U.S Patent # 5358931, Oct. 25 1994.

P4 B. Rubinsky, J Gilbert, S Wong, M Roos, G Pease. Magnetic Resonance Imaging Assisted Cryosurgery US Patent # 5433717, July 18, 1995

P5 B. Rubinsky, H. A. Koushafar. Tissue destruction in cryosurgery by use of thermal hysteresis proteins. US Patent # 5654279, Aug. 5, 1997

P 6 Rubinsky; Boris, Onik; Gary, Finkelstein; J. J., Neu; Dan, Jones; Steve, Cryosurgical instrument and system and method of cryosurgery US Patent # 5674218 : Oct. 7 , 1997

P7 B. Rubinsky, J. Gilbert, S. Wong, M. Roos, G. Pease., Magnetic resonnance imaging assisted cryosurgery, US patent # 5,706,810, Jan 13, 1998

P8 D. Benaron, B. Rubinsky. Device and method for detection, localization, and characterization of inhomogeneities in turbid media , US Patent # 5746210, May 5 , 1998

P9 D. Benaron, B. Rubinsky. Device and method for detection, localization, and characterization of inhomogeneities in turbid media , US Patent # 5752519, May 19 , 1998

P10 D., Benaron, B., Rubinsky, B., Device and method for classification of tissue. US Patent # 598736, Nov 16, 1999

P11 B Rubinsky The use of cryoprotective agent compounds during cryosurgery, Allowed 1999

P12 B. Rubinsky, Freezing method for controlled removal of fatty tissue by liposuction", Allowed 1999

BOOKS

B1 B. Rubinsky, Ed., "Advances in Bioengineering, 1989" ASME Press, NY, NY, 270 pgs, 1989

B2 G. Onik, B Rubinsky, G Watson, RJ Ablin. "Percutaneous Prostate Cryoablation", Quality Medical Publishing, Inc., St. Louis MO., 250 pgs, 1994

 

CHAPTERS IN BOOKS

BC1 B. Rubinsky, "Heat Transfer During Cryopreservation," in The Biophysics of Organ Cryopreservation, (1988), D.E. Pegg, A.K. Karow Jr. Eds. NARO ASI Series A, 147, Plenum Press New York, London, 1988

BC2 B. Rubinsky, "The Equations for Modelling Heat and Mass Transfer During Freezing of Biological Tissue," in Low Temperature Biotechnology: Emerging Applications and Engineering Contributions, J.J. McGrath and K. Diller Eds., ASME Press, NY, NY, pp. 189-203, 1988

BC3 B. Rubinsky and G. Onik, "Cryosurgery" in Low Temperature Biotechnology: Emerging Applications and Engineering Contributions, J.J. McGrath and K. Diller Eds., ASME Press, NY, NY, pp. 57-81, 1988

BC4 C.Y. Lee and B. Rubinsky, "Multidimensional Analysis of Momentum and Mass Transfer in the Hepatic Accinus," in Computational Methods in Bioengineering, R.L. Spilker and B.R. Simon Eds., ASME Press, NY, NY, 1988, pp. 267-280 (Invited).

BC5 B. Rubinsky, "Mechanisms of Tissue Damage," in Cryotherapy in Chest Medicine, J. P. Homasson, N. Bell eds., Springer Verlag, France, 1993

BC6 Eto, TK., Rubinsky B., "Bioheat Tranfer" in Introduction to Bioengineering, SA Berger, W Goldsmith, ER Lewis Eds. Oxford Press, 1996.

BC7 B.Rubinsky., "Microscale heat transfer in biological systems at low temperatures". in Microscale Energy Transport, C-L Tien, A. Majumdar, F.M. Gerner, eds. Taylor & Francis, 1998.

BC8 Gilbert, J, Onik, GM, Rubinsky B., "MRI guided tissue ablation using cryosurgery" in Interventional MR, techniques and clinical experience, Jolesz, FA, Young, IR eds. Martin Dunitz, Ltd, 1998

 

 

 

 

NON-REFEREED PUBLICATIONS and ABSTRACTS

B. Rubinsky and E.G. Cravalho, "An Analytical Method to Estimate the Range of Cooling Rates in a Frozen Organ," Cryobiology, 7, 602, 1980 (Abs.).

B. Rubinsky and E.G. Cravalho, "An Analysis for the Introduction of Glycerol in a Heart," Cryobiology, 7, 602-603, 1980 (Abs.).

B. Rubinsky, D.E. Pegg, M.P. Diaper, and C.Y.C. Lee, "Analysis of Cryophylactic Agents Introduction and Removal of Rabbit Kidney Using a Krogh Cylinder Model," Cryobiology, 21, No. 6, 715, 1984 (Abs.).

G. Onik, J. Gilbert, W.K. Haddick, L. Filly, P. Collen, B. Rubinsky, and L. Farrel, "Ultrasonic Monitoring of Hepatic Cryosurgery, Preliminary Report of an Animal Model," Cryobiology, 21, No. 6, 715, 1984 (Abs.).

J.C. Gilbert, G.H. Onik, W.K. Haddick, and B. Rubinsky, "Ultrasonic Characterization of a Cryosurgical Process in a Gelatin Medium," Cryobiology, 21, No. 6, 715-716, 1984 (Abs.).

H.L. Tsai and B. Rubinsky, "A Front Tracking Finite Element Study on Change of Phase Interface Stability During Solidification Processes in Solutions," Proceedings 6th American Conference on Crystal Growth, 49, 1984 (Abs.).

J.C. Gilbert, G.H. Onik, W.K. Haddick, and B. Rubinsky, "The Use of Ultrasonic Imaging for Monitoring Cryosurgery," IEEE Trans. of Biomed. Eng., BME-31, No. 8, 563, 1984 (Abs.).

 

J. Bischof, B. Rubinsky, "A Mathematical Model for the Process of Freezing in Tissue," Abstract in Proceedings of the 28th Annual Cryobiology Meeting, 1991.

B. Rubinsky, G. Onik, C. Lee, and J. Bastacky, "The Mechanism of Damage During Hepatic Cryosurgery," Cryobiology, 24, 581, 1987 (Abs.).

B. Rubinsky, C. Lee, J. Bastacky, and G. Onik, "The Process of Freezing in the Liver and the Mechanism of Damage," Cryobiology, 24, 583, 1987 (Abs.).

G. Onik, C. Cobb, D. Diamond, G. Steele, B. Cody, R. Kane, B. Rubinsky, and B. Parterfield, Cryobiology, 24, 589, 1987 (Abs.).

B. Rubinsky and A.L. DeVries, "Effects of Ice Crystal Habit on the Viability of Glycerol Protected Red Blood Cells," Cryobiology, 26, 580, 1989 (Abs.).

B. Rubinsky and A.L. DeVries, "The Synergistic Effect of the Chemical Environment on the Freezing Process in Antarctic Fish Antifreeze Glycoprotein Solutions," Cryobiology, 26, 588-589, 1989 (Abs.).

B. Rubinsky, "Mechanism of Tissue Injury in Cryosurgery," Cryobiology, 26, 264, 1989 (Abs.).

B. Rubinsky, "Mathematical Models for Freezing of Tissue," Cryobiology, 26, 265, 1989 (Abs.).

A. Arav, B. Rubinsky, M.L. Bacci, "The Effect of Volume, Cooling Rate and Composition on Vitrification of Two-Cell Mouse Embryos and Pig Oocytes," Cryobiology, 27, 628-629 (1990) (Abs.).

A. Arav, B. Rubinsky, "Fracture Formation and Devitrification during Preservation of Pig Oocytes," Cryobiology, 27, 629 (1990) (Abs.).

R. Coger, B. Rubinsky, D.E. Pegg, "Dependence of Probability of Vitrification on Time, Volume, and Concentration, Cryobiology, 27, 655 (1990) (Abs.).

B. Rubinsky, R.Coger, D. Pegg, "Dependence of Probability of Vitrification on Time and Volume," Royal Microscopical Proceedings, 4th International Meeting on Low Temperature Biological Microscopy and Analysis, Vol. 25, Pt. 2 Supplement, April 1990.

Gilbert JC., Roos MS, Wong STS., Brennan, KM., Rubinsky B., "NMR Monitored Cryosurgery in the Rabbit Brain" Book of abstracts Vol 1. Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 11th Annual Meeting Aug 8-14, Berlin Germany, 1992.

J. Bischof, B. Rubinsky and K. Storey, "The Mechanism of Freezing in Liver: Experiments on Mammalian Liver and Freeze Tolerant Frog Liver," Abstract in Proceedings of the 29th Annual Cryobiology Meeting, 1992.

J. Bischof, B. Rubinsky, "Vascular and Intracellular Freezing of Liver Tissue: A Mathematical Model," Abstract in Proceedings of the 29th Annual Cryobiology Meeting, 1992.

J. Bischof, B. Rubinsky and K. Khristov, "The Mechanism of Freezing in Normal and Tumorous Human Liver," Abstract in Proceedings of the 29th Annual Cryobiology Meeting, 1992.

R. Coger, B. Rubinsky and G. Fletcher, "Comparative Study of the Two Phase Interface of Several Thermal Hysteresis Proteins," Proceedings of the 29th Annual Cryobiology Meeting, 1992.

Rubinsky B., "The solid liquid interface in problems of heat transfer with phase transformation" Proceedings 1994 WAM ASME.

Briest, A; Chang, L-H; Dahiya, R; Kurhanewicz, J; Gilbert, J; Rubinsky, B., Energy metabolism of human prostatic adenocarcinoma in a nude mouse model after cryosurgery monitored by magnetic resonance imaging and spectroscopy. (Thirty-second Annual Meeting of the Society for Cryobiology, Cryobiology, v.32, n.6, (1995): 549-550.

Spilman, S D; Stevenson, D K; Rubinski, B E; Benaron, D A. Optical imaging of the freezing-front during cryosurgery: Feasibility trial in model systems. (Meeting of the American Federation for Clinical Research, Western Section, Carmel, California, USA, February 8-11, 1995. ) Journal of Investigative Medicine, v.43, n.SUPPL. 1, (1995): 142A.

Rubinsky, B; Onik, G; Gilbert, J; Roos, M; Pease, G. MRI guided cryosurgery. (Ninety-first Annual Meeting of the American Urology Association, Orlando, Florida, USA, May 4-9, 1996. Journal of Urology, v.155, n.5 SUPPL., (1996): 668A. (extended abstract)

Tatsutani, K N; Dahiya, R; Onik, G; Rubinsky, B. The role of thermal variables in prostate cryosurgery. (Ninety-firstAnnual Meeting of the American Urology Association, Orlando, Florida, USA, May 4-9, 1996. )Journal of Urology, v.155, n.5 SUPPL., (1996): 559A. (extended abstract)

B.Rubinsky, J.C.Gilbert, M.S.Roos, G.R.Pease, K.M.Brennan, G.M.Onik, Tissue Correlation after MRI-guided Cryosurgery in Dog Prostate, Proceedings of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, 4th Scientific Meeting and Exhibition, NY, NY, USA, Apr 27 -May 3, Vol. 1, p59, 1996 (extended abstract)

A.Briest, L.H.Chang, R.Dahiya, J.Kurhenewicz, B.Rubinsky, Energy Metabolism of Human Prostate Adenocarcinoma in a Nude Mouse Model After Cryosurgery Monitored by MRI Spectroscopy, Proceedings of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, 4th Scientific Meeting and Exhibition, NY, NY, USA, Apr 27 -May 3, vol. 2, p.896, 1996. (extended abstract)

J.C.Gilbert, B.Rubinsky, G.R.Pease, P.P.Leung, K.M.Brennan, MR Image Analysis for Assesing the Temperature Distribution Cryosurgical Frozen Region, Proceedings of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, 4th Scientific Meeting and Exhibition, NY, NY, USA, Apr 27 -May 3, Vol. 3, p.1746, 1996. (extended abstract)

Tatsutani, K; Rubinsky, B. A technique to study the effects of cellular dehydration. (Thirty-fourth

Annual Meeting of the Society for Cryobiology, Barcelona, Spain, June 8-12, 1997. Cryobiology, v.35, n.4, (1997): 377.

Chapsky, L; Rubinsky, B. Observing the kinetics of antifreeze protein-induced ice growth inhibition

using temperature gradient thermometry. (Thirty-fourth Annual Meeting of the Society for Cryobiology, Barcelona, Spain, June 8-12, 1997. ) Cryobiology, v.35, n.4, (1997): 377.

Chapsky, L; Rubinsky, B. Reversibility of antifreeze protein ice-binding. (Thirty-fourth Annual

Meeting of the Society for Cryobiology, Barcelona, Spain, June 8-12, 1997. ) Cryobiology, v.35, n.4, (1997): 376-377.

Pham, L D; Otten, D M; Dahiya, R; Rubinsky, B. MRI-assisted cryosurgery: In vivo verification of mathematical models. (Thirty-fourth Annual Meeting of the Society for Cryobiology, Barcelona, Spain, June 8-12, 1997. Cryobiology, v.35, n.4, (1997): 374.

Otten, D M; Cheong, W; Rubinsky, B; Benaron, D. Optical imaging of ice front propagation: A one-dimensional cryosurgical model. (Thirty-fourth Annual Meeting of the Society for Cryobiology, Barcelona, Spain, June 8-12, 1997. ) Cryobiology, v.35, n.4, (1997): 373-374.

Tatsutani, K; Rubinsky, B. An experimental investigation of intracellular ice nucleation in a human

prostate cancer cell line. (Thirty-fourth Annual Meeting of the Society for Cryobiology, Barcelona, Spain, June 8-12, 1997. ) Cryobiology, v.35, n.4, (1997): 373.

Koushafar, H; Pham, L; Lee, C; Rubinsky, B. Chemical adjuvant cryosurgery with antifreeze proteins. (Thirty-fourth Annual Meeting of the Society for Cryobiology, Barcelona, Spain, June 8-12, 1997. ) Cryobiology, v.35, n.4, (1997): 324.

Pham, L. Rubinsky, B. "Antifreeze protein enhanced cryosurgery: effect of AFP concentration and cooling rate on cell and tissue viability" Proceedings 36th annual meeting of the society for cryobiology, Marseile France, July 12 - 15, 1999 pp 46.

 

Graduate Students

C.-F.Chen, "A Study for the Mass Transfer Process During the Perfusion of a Biological Organ with a Semi-Permeable Substance, M.Sc., September, 1981.

R.A. Browning, "Nuclear Lifetime Evaluation Methodology of a Control Blade," M.Sc., December, 1981, (General Electric outside student).

K.P.Kellogg, "The Effect of Orientation on the Heat Transfer from a Flat Surface in an Air Fluidized Bed," M.Sc., December, 1981.

J.F. Reynolds, "A Numerical Study of the Thawing Process of a Frozen Coal Particle," M.Sc., January, 1982.

G.L. Starnes, "The Effect of Orientation on the Heat Transfer from an Immersed Flat Surface in a Two-Dimensional Air Fluidized Bed," M.Sc., June, 1982.

L. Nguyen, "The Thawing Process of a Conglomerate Coal Particle in an Enclosure," M.Sc., June, 1982.

J. Neff, "The Effect of a Magnetic Field on the Heat Transfer Characteristics of an Air Fluidized Bed of Ferromagnetic Particles," M.S., August, 1982.

J. Chen, "Morphological Stability Analysis on a Solid-Liquid Interface," M.Sc., September, 1982.

G. Graham, "Energy Storage Using Organic Polyols," M.Sc.I., 1983.

R. Jennings, "Numerical Analysis for Temperature Distribution in Josephson Junctions," M.Sc.I., 1983.

D. Moog, "Freezing Process in Moist Coal," M.Sc.I., 1984.

J. O'Neel, "A Standard Experimental Procedure for Evaluation of Incubators," M.Sc.I., 1984.

M. Ikeda, "Experimental Study on Dendritic Solidification," M.Sc.I., 1984.

R.S. Lee, "Solid to Solid Phase Transformation Materials and Flow Visualization about a Horizontal Cylinder," M.Sc.I., 1984.

H.S. Tsai, "A Study of Transport Phenomena and Interface Stability During Solidification of Binary Solutions," Ph.D., 1984.

J. Yoo, "Studies on Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow During Solidification Processes," Ph.D., 1984.

M. Chaw, "Cryomicroscopic Studies on Solidification Processes," M.Sc.I., 1985.

C. Lee, "Transcapillary Processes During the Perfusion of a Biological Organ with a Semipermeable Non-Electrolyte Solution," M.Sc.I., 1985.

F.M. Gee, "A Finite Element Code for the Solution of a New 3-D Bioheat Equation with Direct Modelling of Large Blood Vessels," M.Sc.II., 1985.

G.Y. Lee, "A Finite Element Analysis of the Stability of the Solid-Liquid Interface During Directional Solidification of a Saline Solution," M.Sc.II., 1985.

M. Smidebush, "A Finite Element Analysis of the Feeding Process for Crystal Growth by the Horizontal Bridgmon Method," M.Sc.II., 1985.

C.A. Rivera, "On the Stability of the Ice-Water Interface During Directional Solidification," M.Sc.II., 1985.

J.C. Gilbert, "Ultrasonic Imaging of Cryosurgery," Ph.D., 1985.

Y.F. Hsu, "Numerical Studies on Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow During Plasma-Arc and GTA Metalwork Processes," Ph.D., 1986.

K. Atagi, "Crystal Growth Modeling of a Radiatively and Conductively Participating Medium," M.Sc.II., 1987.

K. Davoudpour, "An Analytical Study on Solidification Processes in Saline Solutions," M.Sc.II., 1987.

B. Leichting, "Finite Element Study on Plasma Arc Welding," M.Sc.II., 1987.

I. Kececioglu, "A Variational Deforming Finite Element Method for Computing the Propagation of Freezing Fronts in Porous Media as a Coupled Heat Fluid Flow and Species Transport Process," Ph.D., 1987.

S.M. Haile, "Vitrification as a Viable Alternative for Freezing in the Cryopreservation of Organs," M.Sc. (Material Science), 1988.

N. Merry, "Heat Transfer in Fluidized Beds or Organic Polyols," M.Sc., 1988.

C. Lee, "Heat and Mass Transfer Processes in Biological Organs," Ph.D., 1989.

K. Eto, "Freezing Processes During Cryosurgery," M.Sc., 1989.

J. Bischof, "Freezing Processes in the Kidney," M.Sc., 1989.

P. Kwa, "Energy Storage in Fluidized Beds of Organic Polyols," M.Sc, 1990.

G. Yen "Cryosurgery in the brain". MSc, 1991

(Vice President for research "Venus" Biotech company)

J. Bischof, "The Effects of Low Temperature on Biological Materials," Ph.D. (Bioengineering), 1992.

(Associate Professor, University of Minnesota)

R. Keanini, "Numerical Studies on Heat Transfer with Phase Transformation," Ph.D., 1992.

(Associate Professor, University of N. Carolina at Charlotte)

R. Coger, "Thermodynamics of crystal growth with antifreeze proteins and vitrification" M.Sc. 1991, PhD 1993

(Assstant Professor, University of N. Carolina at Charlotte)

M. Shannon, "Laser surface interaction" MSc, 1992, PhD, 1993

(Assistant Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign)

JS Hong, "Studies on the use of freezing for controlled destruction and preservation of tissue" PhD, 1993

(Associate Professor, National Chi-Nan University, Taiwan)

G. Alvarado, "Intravascular MRI-Compatible Cryoprobe: A feasability study, M.Sc. 1993

Kurt Eto "Response of biological systems to low temperatures" PhD,1994

Oleg Ovruck " Thermoelectric Temperature Stage" MSc 1994.

Grant R. Pease "Magnetic Resonance Image-Guided Control of Cryoablation" PhD, 1995

(Research, Hewlett Packard, Corvallis Oregon)

Rafael Davalos, "An evolutionary-genetic approach to heat transfer analysis" MSc, 1995

(LLNL)

James Hammonds, " Evolutionary Genetics analysis of heat transfer" MSc, 1997

(PhD candidate, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign)

Lars Chapsky, " Ice growth inhibition by antifreeze proteins", PhD, 1997

(Assistant Professor, State University of Arizona at Tempe)

Kristine Tatustani, " The mechanism of freezing damage in prostate cryosurgery" PhD. 1998

(Vice President for Research, biotech startup)

Titilayo Melissa Masha "The effect of Surface tension on final drop diameter of spots using a contact printing pen" MSc, 1999

Linda Diem-Tuyet Pham " Antifreeze protein modified ice crystallization in cryosurgery" PhD 1999

Kelvan Patrick Howard, "The development of a microfabrcated experimental technique for the study of cellular dehydration toxicity and viability" PhD, 1999

 

 

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