Shaochen Chen


Education: Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley
Email: chen168@eng.ucsd.edu
Phone: (858) 822-7856
Office: Structural Materials Engineering (SME) building
Room 245B
9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, CA 92093

Professional Experience:

1999-2001 Assistant Professor, Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering Dept, Iowa State Univ.
2000-2001 Associate Scientist, Ames Laboratory, U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)
2002-2005 Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering Department, UT-Austin
2005-2009 Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering Department, UT-Austin
2008-2010 Program Director, NanoManufacturing Program, National Science Foundation
2009-2010 Professor, Mechanical Engineering Department, University of Texas at Austin
2010-present Professor, NanoEngineering Department, University of California, San Diego
Professor Affiliate, Bioengineering Department, UCSD
Faculty, Clinical and Translational Research Institute, UCSD
Faculty, Institute of Engineering in Medicine, UCSD
Professor, Materials Science and Engineering Program, UCSD
Adjunct Professor, Radiology Department, UCSD
2014-present Director, Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering Center, UCSD
2014-present Vice Chairman, NanoEngineering Department, UCSD

Honors and Awards:

2001 CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation (NSF).
2002 Outstanding Young Manufacturing Engineers Award, Society of Manuf. Engineers.
2004 Young Investigator Award from the Office of Naval Research (ONR).
2005 Licensed three patents to CardioSpectra, Inc. (CSI). CSI was acquired by Volcano Corporation (NASDAQ: VOLC). Total Royalties paid to UT by CSI to date is $972,063.
2005 Outstanding Faculty Award, GAIN2005, College of Engineering, UT-Austin
2006 Best Paper Award, Joint AIAA/ASME Thermophysics Conference
2006 Pearlie D. Henderson Centennial Endowed Faculty Fellow, UT-Austin.
2009 Outstanding Paper Award, 37th North American Manufacturing Research Conference (NAMRC) by the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME).
2013 Pao's Chair Professor, Zhejiang University (China)
2014 Guest Professor, Sichuan University (China)
2014 Edward Nagy New Investigator Award, National Institute of Biomedical Engineering and Bioengineering (NIBIB) of NIH.
2014 The Corinne Bower Lecture, Pre Retina Society Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, 2014
2015 SPIE Applications of 3D Printing Best Paper Award, Photonics West, 2015
2015 Invited Speaker, National Academy of Engineering US-China Frontier of Engineering Symposium.
2015 Distinguished Seminar, Biomedical Engineering Department, University of California, Davis
2015 Russell Springer Professor (visiting), University of California at Berkeley
2016 Distinguished Seminar, Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center for Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research, University of Southern California, September, 2016.
2016 Distinguished seminar speaker, Medical Engineering Program, CalTech, 2016
2017 Milton C. Shaw Manufacturing Research Medal, ASME

Professional Societies:

Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
Fellow, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
Fellow, International Society for Optics and Photonics (SPIE)
Fellow, International Society for NanoManufacturing (ISNM)
Fellow, American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE)

Professional Leadership:

2007-2010 Associate Editor, ASME Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering
2007-2011 Associate Editor, Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology
2005-2010 Editorial Board: Nanomedicine (UK)
2008-present Editorial Board, Biofabrication
2008-present Editorial Board, The Open Materials Science Journal
2010-present Editorial Board, Journal of Nanoengineering and Nanomanufacturing
2012-present Editorial Board, Laser-based Manufacturing and Materials Processing
2010-present Advisory Board, NextWave Ventures
2014-present Editorial Board, Additive Manufacturing
2014-present Advisory Board, StemoniX
2016-present Editorial Board, Scientific Report (NPG)