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Dr. Lei FanMarquette University

Translational & Biomedical Research Center

MilwaukeeWI53201United States of America
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Curriculum Vitae

Assistant Professor

Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering

Professional Preparation

  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, 2019–2022, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Michigan State University
  • Ph.D., 2019, Computational Mechanics, Durham University, United Kingdom
  • M.S., 2015, Engineering Mechanics, Harbin Institute of Technology, China
  • B.S., 2013, Engineering Mechanics, North University of China

Research Interests

  • Computational biomechanics: cardio-cerebrovascular mechanics, cardiac-electro mechanics
  • Experimental biomechanics: ex-vivo perfusion experiments, tissue mechanics
  • Optimization/development of clinical treatments/medical devices

Recent Publications


Fan, Lei (Principal Investigator); “Role of coronary perfusion in right heart failure.” A postdoctoral fellowship sponsored by the American Heart Association (2021–2023).

Investigator working in the lab.

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