Lab Members

Current Lab Members

Principal Investigator

Jon Silva CV Associate Professor Program leader, Cardiovascular Engineering Graduate Educational Program Department of Biomedical Engineering Washington University in St. Louis 2012 to …

Post-Doc Fellow


KC joined the lab in 2017 and is currently developing the 3D cardiac tissue as a platform for drug testing and disease modeling. KC earned his Ph.D. in Biomedical Science from Texas A&M …


Oliver joined the lab in 2018. He is working on developing new mixed reality technologies for use in surgical procedures.

PhD Student

Emily joined the lab in 2017. After receiving her B.S. in electrical and computer engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute in 2016, she came to Washington University in St. Louis to …

Graduate Student

Eve joined the lab in 2017. She will be working on molecular-complex interactions with the cardiac sodium channel.

Graduate Student

Kate joined the lab in 2017. She is studying state-dependent models of Na+ channel function.

Research Technician II

Graduate Student

Wandi joined the lab in 2014. She is currently focused on studying how Nav β subunits alter Na+ channel functions. Voltage-gated Na+ channels cause the initiation and propagation of the action …

Lab Alumni

Research Technician II