Washington University in St. Louis

Engineering

Jin-Yu Shao

Associate Professor
Biography
Prior to joining the faculty at Washington University in St. Louis in 1998, Professor Shao was an assistant research professor at Duke University.

Professor Shao is a member of the Biomedical Engineering Society, Biophysical Society, and the American Society of Mechanical Engineers.
Research
Professor Shao works to develop new insights in cellular and molecular engineering by creating a new technique of imposing femtonewton- to nononewton-level forces to proteins and cells. This technique will allow for unique contributions to molecular biomechanics and protein-protein interactions.
 
He also works to further understand infectious and inflammatory diseases by combining theoretical modeling and experimental approaches.
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Contact Jin-Yu Shao
Address 1 Brookings Drive
Campus Box 1097
City/St/Zip St. Louis, MO 63130
Office Whitaker Hall, Room 290E
Phone (314) 935-7467
Fax (314) 935-7448
Email shao@wustl.edu
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Education
PhD, Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science, Duke University, 1997
MS, Peking University, 1991
BS, Peking University, 1988
 
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