Meet Our Lab

Principal Investigator

Dr. Tamer S. Ibrahim
Professor: Bioengineering, Radiology, and Psychiatry
Director: Radiofrequency (RF) Research Facility and 7 Tesla (T) Bioengineering Research Program
Co-Director: Bioengineering in Psychiatry T32 Training Program (BiP)
Swanson School of Engineering and School of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
Ph: +1 412-383-6946
Email: tibrahim@pitt.edu

Staff

Jeremy Berardo
Assistant Lab Manager and Program Assistant
7 Tesla (T) Bioengineering Research Program and Radiofrequency (RF) Research Facility
BS in Psychology, University of Pittsburgh
Email: JJB175@pitt.edu

Anthony DeFranco
RF Engineer
BA, Kent State University and Total Technical Institute

Danielle Turk
7 Tesla (T) Bioengineering Research Program Coordinator and Assistant
Bioengineering in Psychiatry T32 Training Program Coordinator
BS in Psychology and Sociology, University of Pittsburgh
Email: d.turk@pitt.edu

William Salmon
Assistant Lab Manager and Program Assistant
7 Tesla (T) Bioengineering Research Program and Radiofrequency (RF) Research Facility
BS in Psychology University of Pittsburgh

Postdoctoral Scholars

Dr. Tales Santini
Postdoctoral Associate
PhD in Bioengineering, University of Pittsburgh
MS Electrical Engineering, University of São Paulo
BS Electrical Engineering, University of São Paulo

Graduate Students

Salem Alkhateeb
PhD Student in Bioengineering
MS Biomedical Engineering, Wayne State University, Detroit
BS Electronic Engineering, Eastern Michigan University, Ann Arbor
BS Biomedical Engineering, Jordan
Email: SAA194@pitt.edu

Jacob Berardinelli
PhD Student in Bioengineering
BS Biomedical Engineering, Duquesne University
Email: JPB130@pitt.edu

Robin Chu
PhD Student in Bioengineering
BS Biomedical Engineering, University of Minnesota – Twin Cities

Eduardo Diniz
PhD Candidate in Electrical Engineering
BS Electronic Engineering, University of Brasilia

Nadim Farhat
PhD Candidate in Bioengineering
MS Biomedical Engineering, University of Surrey, UK
BS Electrical Engineering, University of Balamand, Lebanon
Email: NAF34@pitt.edu

Hecheng Jin
PhD Student in Bioengineering
MS Biomedical Engineering, Columbia University
BE Engineering Physics, Minor eFinance and Entrepreneurship, Tsinghua University
Email: HEJ24@pitt.edu

Jinghang Li
PhD Student in Bioengineering
BS Biomedical Engineering, University of Pittsburgh
Email: JIL202@pitt.edu

Tiago Martins

Tiago Martins
PhD Candidate in Bioengineering
MS Electrical Engineering, University of São Paulo
BS Electrical Engineering, University of São Paulo

Andrea Sajewski
PhD Student in Bioengineering
BS Biomedical Engineering, Duquesne University
Email: ANS372@pitt.edu

Noah Schweitzer
PhD Student in Bioengineering
BS Nuclear Engineering-Radiation Sciences, Physics minor, University of Wisconsin – Madison

Neilesh Vinjamuri
MS Student in Bioengineering

Undergraduate Students

Aleksandra Crampton
Major: Neuroscience

Courtney Dennis
Major: Communication Sciences and Disorders
Minor: Chemistry and Linguistics

Arabella Johnson
Majors: Neuroscience and Psychology

Brianna Raskin
Major: Neuroscience
Minor: Spanish

Eric Shaker
Major: Bioengineering

Lab Alumni

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