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researcher , biomedical engineer

John Mahendra Kumar Daniel, American Biomedical engineer, researcher. Achievements include development of a new polymeric balloon material for coronary angioplasty balloon catheters; design and development ofa multiple-lumen silicone rubber nerve cuff to bridge a 5mm gap in the adult rat sciatic nerve. Member Society Biomaterials, biomedical Engineering Society, Sigma Xi, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

Daniel, John Mahendra Kumar was born on February 27, 1964 in Nagercoil, India. Came to the United States, 1986. Son of John Samson Nathanial and Rukmani Daniel.

Education

Bachelor of Engineering, Anna University, Madras, India, 1985. Master of Science, Iowa State University, 1988. Doctor of Philosophy, Iowa State University, 1991.

Career

Tutor, Iowa State University, Ames, 1987-1989;laboratory assistant racing chemistry, Iowa State University, Ames, 1990-1991;graduate research assistant biomedical engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, 1987-1991;Research and Development project engineer, Scimed Life Systems, Maple Grove, Minnesota, since 1991. Senator graduate student senate Iowa State University, Ames, 1990-1991. Graduate student representative graduate county Iowa State University, Ames, 1989-1990.

Treasurer biomedical engineering interest group Iowa State University, Ames, 1987-1988.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of a new polymeric balloon material for coronary angioplasty balloon catheters. Design and development of a multiple-lumen silicone rubber nerve cuff to bridge a 5mm gap in the adult rat sciatic nerve.

Membership

Member Society Biomaterials, biomedical Engineering Society, Sigma Xi, Phi Kappa Phi.

Connections

father:
John Samson Nathanial

mother:
Rukmani Daniel