Patents awarded:

1. Method and system for particle settling velocity measurement, Zhaowei Wang and Joanne M. Belovich, U.S. patent 8,667,832;  March 11, 2014.

2. Acoustic device and methods thereof for separation and concentration.  Zhaowei Wang, Donald Feke, Joanne Belovich.  U.S. patent 8,889,388; November 18, 2014.


1.Substrate concentration influences effective radial diffusion coefficient in canine cortical bone.  Kurt Farrell, Daniel O¿Conor, Mariela Gonzalez, Caroline Androjna, Ronald J. Midura, Surendra N. Tewari, Joanne M. Belovich.  Annals of Biomedical Engineering, 42(12): 2577-2588, 2014. DOI 10.1007/s10439-014-1123-4.  

2. Effect of nanotopography on the attachment and proliferation of osteoblasts on Ti-6Al-4V surface in the absence of exogeneous adhesion proteins. Dilip Somayajula, Colin Welter, Caroline Androjna, Ronald Midura, Joanne M. Belovich, Surendra Tewari.  Journal of Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering, 4:679-685, 2014. doi:10.1166/jbt.2014.1220

3. Evaluation of an inclined gravity settler for microalgae harvesting.  Zhaowei Wang, Jing Hou, Dustin Bowden, Joanne M. Belovich.  Journal of Chemical Technology & Biotechnology, 89:714-720, 2014.  DOI 10.1002/jctb.4174

4. Minimal medium for optimal growth and lipid production of the microalgae Scenedesmus dimorphus.  Colin Welter, Jacob Schwenk, Bahareh Kanani, John VanBlargan, Joanne M. Belovich.  Environmental Progress and Sustainability, 32(4),  937¿945, 2013.  

5. A simple apparatus for measuring cell settling velocity.  Zhaowei Wang and Joanne M. Belovich.  Biotechnology Progress, 26(5), 1361-1366, 2010.

6. Lipids and collagen matrix restrict the hydraulic permeability within the porous compartment of adult cortical bone.  Demin Wen,  Caroline Androjna,  Amit Vasanji, Joanne Belovich, Ronald J. Midura.  Annals Biomedical Engineering, 38(3), 558-569, 2010.  

7. Oxygen diffusion through natural extracellular matrices: Implications for estimating critical thickness values in tendon tissue engineering. Caroline Androjna, Jorge Gatica, Joanne M. Belovich, Kathe Derwin. Tissue Engineering, 14(4), 559-569, 2008.

8. A computer model of gluconeogenesis in the perfused rat liver.  Elie Chalhoub, Richard Hanson,  Joanne M. Belovich.  American Journal of Physiology- Endocrinology and Metabolism, 293 (6), pp. E1676-86, 2007.

9. A distributed model of carbohydrate transport and metabolism in the liver during rest and high intensity exercise, E. Chalhoub, L. Xie, V. Balasubramanian, J. Kim, J. Belovich, Annals Biomedical Engineering, 35(3), 474-491. 2007.

10. Procedure to quantify activity of biofilm carriers for use in wastewater treatment systems, J. Bolton, A. Tummala, C. Kapadia, M. Dandamudi, and J.M. Belovich, Journal of Environmental Engineering, 132(11), 1422-1430, 2006.

11. Adsorption of lactic acid from fermentation broth and aqueous solutions on Zeolite molecular sieves, I.H. Aljundi, J.M. Belovich, O. Talu, Chemical Engineering Science, 60, 5004-5009, 2005.

12. Transport analysis and model for the performance of an ultrasonically enhanced filtration process, M.T. Grossner, J.M.  Belovich, D.L. Feke, Chemical Engineering Science, 60(12):3233-3238, 2005.

13. Single collection experiments and modeling of acoustically aided mesh filtration, M. Grossner, D.L. Feke, J.M. Belovich. AIChE Journal, 51(6): 1590-1598, 2005.

14. Fractionation of Cell Mixtures using Acoustic and Laminar Flow Fields, M. Kumar, D.L. Feke, J. Belovich.  Biotechnology and Bioengineering, , 89(2):129-137, 2005.

15. Retention and viability characteristics of mammalian cells in an acoustically driven polymer mesh, Z. Wang, P. Grabenstetter, D.L. Feke, and J.Belovich.  Biotechnology Progress, 20, 384-387, 2004.

16. Novel hyaluronic acid coating for potential use in glucose sensor design.  S.Praveen, R. Hanumantha, Joanne M. Belovich, Brian Davis.  Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics, 5(3)  pages 393-399, 2003.

17. Single fiber model of particle retention in an acoustically driven porous mesh.  Michael T. Grossner, Alan E. Penrod, Joanne M. Belovich, and Donald L. Feke.  Ultrasonics, vol. 41, 65-74, 2003.

18. Transport Phenomena and Kinetics in an Extravascular Bioartificial Pancreas.  B.M. Buladi, C.C. Change, J.M. Belovich, J.E. Gatica, American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) Journal, 42(9):2668-2682, 1996.

19. Characterization of Physiological Changes in S3H5/g2bA2 Hybridoma Cells During Adaptaption to Low Serum Media. G.M. Lee, J.M. Savinell (Belovich), and B.O. Palsson, J. Microbiology and Biotechnology, 2(2):141-151, 1992.

20. Optimal Selection of Metabolic Fluxes for in vivo Experimen¬tal Determination. I. Development of Mathematical Methods.  J. M. Savinell (Belovich) and B.O. Palsson, J. Theoretical Biology, 155:201-214, 1992.

21. Optimal Selection of Metabolic Fluxes for in vivo Experimen¬tal Determination. II. Application to E.coli and hybridoma cell metabolism. J.M. Savinell (Belovich) and B.O. Palsson, J. Theoret¬ical Biology, 155:215-242, 1992.

22. Network Analysis of Intermediary Metabolism using Linear Optimization. I. Development of Mathematical Formalism.  J.M. Savinell (Belovich) and B.O. Palsson, J. Theoretical Biology, 154:421-454, 1992.

23. Network Analysis of Intermediary Metabolism using Linear Optimization. II.  Interpretation of Hybridoma Cell Metabo¬lism.  J.M. Savinell (Belovich) and B.O. Palsson, J. Theoretical Biolo¬gy, 154:455-473, 1992.

24. Serum Can Act as a Shear Protecting Agent in Agitated Hybri¬doma Cell Cultures.  G.M. Lee, J.M. Savinell (Belovich), and B.O. Palsson. Hybridoma, 8(6):639-645 (1989).

25. On the orders of magnitude of epigenic dynamics and monoclonal antibody production. Savinell (Belovich), J.M., Lee, G.M., and Palsson, B.O.  Bioprocess Engineering ;  4: 231-234, 1989.