Wereley, Steven Truitt

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Innovation Title Categories Lead Inventor
Extending the Resolution of Microscopes Beyond the Diffraction Limit
  1. Mechanical Engineering
Wereley, Steven Truitt
Open Optoelectrowetting Droplet Device
  1. Materials and Manufacturing
  2. Electrical Engineering
Wereley, Steven Truitt
Microfluidic Purge Valve
  1. Micro & Nanotechnologies
  2. Electrical Engineering
Chuang, Han-Sheng
Trapping Particles at Enhanced Speed and Efficiency
  1. Biotechnology
Boltasseva, Alexandra
Hybrid Electroplasmonic Device for Manipulation and Detection of Nanoscale Objects
  1. Micro & Nanotechnologies
Nnanna, Agbai (George)


Dr. Steven T. Wereley is a Professor of Mechanical Engineering and leads the Purdue Microfluidics Group at Purdue University. Dr. Wereley is a member of the Purdue University Senate representing Engineering Faculty. Dr. Wereley received a B.A. in Physics from Lawrence University, a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Washington University, and an M.S., and Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from Northwestern University. Dr. Wereley was selected as a Fellow of the American Physical Society. His research interests include microfluidic MEMS devices, development of new microfluidic diagnostic techniques, biological flows at the cellular level, microscale laminar mixing, and flow transitions and instabilities.

For more information, visit Dr. Wereley's Purdue website: https://engineering.purdue.edu/ME/People/ptProfile?id=11641
or the Purdue Microfluidics Group website: https://sites.google.com/site/purduemicrofluidicsgroup/