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Yevgeny Berdichevsky

Position: Assistant Professor

Address: Iacocca Hall D320
111 Research Drive
Bethlehem, PA 18015
(610)758-6136


Areas of Research

  • BioMEMS
  • Microfluidic Technology
  • Neuroscience

Profile

Yevgeny Berdichevsky's research is focused on applying bioMEMS/microfluidic technology to neuroscience. Current projects focus on 3 areas: development of culture and recording technology for high throughput drug screens; study of signaling pathways in post-traumatic epilepsy, using high-throughput recording chips and molecular/proteomic approaches; and, use of microstructures/microfluidics to study the relationship between neural circuit architecture and function.

Berdichevsky joined the Lehigh faculty in 2012. Before coming to Lehigh, he served as a postdoctoral fellow at the Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital. He has published articles in journals such as IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, Advanced Materials, and Lab on a Chip. He has presented his work at conferences across the country and holds a U.S. patent. He is a member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, Society for Neuroscience (SfN, and the American Epilepsy Society (AES).

Education

  • Ph.D., Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California - San Diego
  • M.S., Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California - San Diego
  • B.S., Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of California - Berkeley