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  • Brayman, Kenneth

    Professor of Surgery, Medicine, and Biomedical Engineering, Chief, Transplant Division, Department of Surgery

    Dr. Brayman has over thirty years of experience as a surgeon and a leader in research and clinical trials. His work shows his commitment to better outcomes for patients through advanced research in the lab.

    Dr. Brayman is a member of 60 professional and scientific societies and is a...

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  • Breton, Marc

    Associate Director of Research, Center for Diabetes Technology, School of Medicine, Professor, School of Medicine

    Dr. Marc Breton’s research is centered on bringing engineering techniques such as mathematical modeling, simulation, signal processing and automatic control into the field of medicine and clinical practice. Dr. Breton has participated in the design of the first (and to date only) simulation...

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  • Brown, Jack

    Professor Emeritus

    John K. (Jack) Brown taught history, applied ethics, writing, and public speaking in the Department of Science, Technology, and Society from 1992 to 2015. His research centers on American technological and business history.

    His history of the Baldwin Locomotive Works was published in...

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  • Brown, Donald E., Ph.D.

    W.S. Calcott Professor , Founding Director of the Data Science Institute, Co-Director of the Translational Health Institute of Virginia (THRIV)

    Dr. Brown is Founding Director of the Data Science Institute, the W.S. Calcott Professor in the Systems and Information Engineering Department and Co-Director of the Translational Health Institute of Virginia, University of Virginia. Prior to joining the University of Virginia, Dr. Brown served...

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  • Burkett, Matthew

    Assistant Professor of Systems Engineering, Director of Professional Programs in Systems Engineering, Director of Accelerated Master’s Program (AMP) in Systems Engineering

    Matt Burkett joined the University of Virginia faculty in 2022 after holding several positions in the private sector as the Vice President of Research for the investment firm, LOC Advisers, and as a Senior Director for Data & Analytics at the Ankura Consulting Group. With a passion for...

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  • Burns, Kory

    Assistant Professor, Materials Science and Engineering, starting Fall 2024

    Kory Burns is an incoming Assistant Professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering starting Fall 2024. After obtaining a B.S. in Chemistry from Valdosta State University in 2017, he completed an M.S. in Materials Science and Engineering in 2020 and a Ph.D. in Materials Science...

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  • Burns, James T.

    Heinz and Doris Wilsdorf Distinguished Research Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, Associate Professor of Materials Science and Engineering

    Our research foucses on the impact of environmental degradation on the mechanical properties of high-performance structural metals. We explore a wide range of material systems (e.g. steel, Al, Ti, Ni-based alloys) produced via tradtional and additively manufactured processes. Our work is at the...

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