Bioengineering Department Chair
Professor Li’s research interests include cell engineering and mechanobiology, cardiovascular bioengineering, in situ tissue engineering, immunoengineering and theranostic tissue engineering. His work has been published in many scientific journals including Nature Materials, Nature Communications, Science Translational Medicine and the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS). He has been elected as a fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering, the Biomedical Engineering Society and the International Academy of Medical and Biology Engineering.
Li is an active member of the scientific community and has played a leadership role in many academic activities. He has chaired national and international conferences and symposia on biomedical engineering, mechanobiology and biomechanics, vascular tissue engineering and other topics. He has served on advisory panels for numerous governmental and research organizations in over 10 countries. He has reviewed papers for more than 50 scientific journals, edited three books and served on the editorial board of three journals.