Biointerfaces Institute Mcmaster University
Ishwar Puri is professor of mechanical engineering and an associate member of the department of engineering physics, department of chemical engineering and school of biomedical engineering. He is a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Engineering, American Society of Mechanical Engineers and of American Association for the Advancement of Science. His research covers the diverse fields of transport phenomena, self assembly, drug targeting, hyperthermia, nanostructure synthesis, mathematical biology, and bioinspired computational biology. His research at the Biointerfaces Institute includes the development of protein biosensors and the field-directed growth of mammospheres.