Sam H. Au
Lecturer (assistant professor equivalent)
Postdoctoral Fellow - Harvard Medical School & Massachusetts General Hospital (2017)
PhD; Biomedical Engineering - University of Toronto (2013)
BSc; Chemical Engineering - University of Calgary (2008)
Sam joined the Bioengineering Department of Imperial College London in 2017 as a principal investigator after holding a Tosteson postdoctoral fellowship in the lab of Prof. Mehmet Toner at Harvard Medical School where he studied the biomechanics of circulating tumor cell cluster behavior within the microcirculation using microfluidic models of capillaries. Prior to this, Sam completed his PhD with Prof. Aaron Wheeler at the University of Toronto developing digital microfluidic tools and techniques for cellular applications and has industrial R&D experience at leading technology companies including Genentech Inc. and Corning Inc. He also serves on the Associate Scientific Advisory Board of Science Translational Medicine.