Yitshak Zohar

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Short Bio

        Dr. Zohar leads the Integrated Microsystem Laboratory whose goal is to explore
        microsystem science and technology and, in particular, develop microfluidic
        systems for bio/chemical/medical applications.

        Dr. Zohar has been Professor of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering since 2004
        as well as Biomedical Engineering since 2010. In addition, he holds an
        appointment with the Bio5 Institute, and is a member of the Arizona Cancer Center.

        Dr. Zohar is a Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME).
        He was a General Co-Chair of MEMS 2008 conference and, over the years, served
        on the editorial boards of Journal of MEMS, Microfluidics & Nanofluidics,
        Sensors & Actuators A: Physical, and Journal of Physical Chemistry & Biophysics.

        Dr. Zohar’s work is highly interdisciplinary and he collaborates with many investigators
        in the Colleges of Engineering, Science and Medicine.

Classes Taught

        AME/BME 331: Introduction to Fluid Mechanics
        AME 320: Introduction to Thermodynamics
        AME 400: Senior Mechanical Engineering Laboratory
        AME 433: Intermediate Fluid Mechanics
        AME 538: Turbulent Flow
        AME 586: Microfluidics – Device Science and Technology

University of Arizona College of Engineering
Department of Biomedical Engineering 1127 E James E. Rogers Way P.O. Box 210020 Tucson, AZ 85721-0020