Said Audi, PH.D.


Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Director of Graduate Studies
Cramer Hall 160, Marquette University
(414) 288-3506
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Zablocki VA Medical Center
Research Service 151
5000 W. National Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53295

Research interests

  • Acute lung injury, Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)
  • Lung Transplantation
  • Pulmonary endothelium metabolism, pulmonary hemodynamics
  • Computational modeling
  • Functional imaging (SPECT, optical)

Professional preparation

Ph.D., 1993, Biomedical Engineering, Marquette University
M.S., 1990, Biomedical Engineering, Marquette University
B.S., 1988, Biomedical Engineering, Marquette University

Selected recent publications

Clough AV, Barry K, Rizzo BM, Jacobs ER, and Audi SH. “Pharmacokinetics of 99mTc-HMPAO in Isolated Perfused Rat Lungs,” Journal of Applied Physiology, 2019. (PMID: 31414953)

Zhang, X, RK Dash, AV Clough, D Xie, ER Jacobs, and SH Audi. “Integrated computational model of lung tissue bioenergetics,” Frontiers in Physiology (Mitochondrial Research): 10:191, 2019. (PMID: 29889855)

Tomar N, Cowley AW, Sadri S, Yang C, Pannala VR, Audi SH, Dash RK. “A ThermodynamicallyConstrained Mathematical Model for the Kinetics and Regulation of NADPH Oxidase 2 Complex-Mediated Electron Transfer and Superoxide Production,” Free Radical Biology and Medicine, 134:581-597, 2019. (PMID: 30769160)

Audi SH, Friedly N, Dash RK, Beyer AM, Clough AV, Jacobs ER. “Detection of Hydrogen Peroxide Production in the Isolated Rat Lung Using Amplex Red,” Free Radical Research: 28:1-11, 2018. (PMID: 30175632)

Zhang, Z, RK. Dash, ER Jacobs, AKS Camara, AV Clough, and SH Audi. “Integrated computational model of the bioenergetics of isolated lung mitochondria,” PLoS One 13(6):e0197921, 2018. (PMID: 29889855)


Recent Grants

Audi, Said H (Principal), “SPECT Imaging and Computational Modeling for Assessment of Acute Lung Injury.” Sponsored by the NIH Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. (January 15, 2019 – January 15, 2021).

Jacobs, Elizabeth (Principal), Audi, Said H (Co-Principal), “Role of Mitochondrial Dysfunction in Hyperoxia-induced Pulmonary Vascular Endothelial Injury.” VA Merit Review. (April 1, 2019 – March 31, 2023).

Audi, Said H (Co-Principal), “Mechanism of Radiation Induced Endovascular Injury and Mitigation via the Notch-DII4 Pathway.” Sponsored by NIH/NIAID. (December 1, 2017 – November 30, 2020).

Audi, Said H (Principal), “Evaluation of Airway Mechanics in a Rat Model of Acute Lung Injury.” Sponsored by the Opus College of Engineering. (May 1, 2019 – December 31, 2019).