Pitt | Swanson Engineering
Cui, Xinyan
Bioengineering Department
Cui, Xinyan
Associate Professor
Office: 5057 Bioscience Tower 3 3501 Fifth Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15260
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Neural tissue engineering, electrode/tissue interface, bioactive conducting polymer. 

(2013) Carnegie Science Award Emerging Female Scientist.

(2013) Visiting Professor, Taiyuan Institute of Technology.

(2013) PKU Engineering Globex Fellow.

Wang, W., Xu, G., Cui, X., Sheng, G., and Luo, X., 2014, "Enhanced catalytic and dopamine sensing properties of electrochemically reduced conducting polymer nanocomposite doped with pure graphene oxide," Biosensors & Bioelectronics, no.58C, pp. 152-156.

Weaver, C.L., Larosa, M., Luo, X., and Cui, X., 2014, "Electrically controlled drug delivery from graphene oxide nanocomposite films," ACS Nano, no.2, pp. 1834-1843.

Habeeb Rakuman, W.F., Ong, X.C., Tetikol, H.S., Khilwani, R., Cui, X., Ozdoganlar, O.B., Fedder, G.K., and Gilgunn, P.J., 2013, "Ultra-compliant neural probes are subject to fluid forces during dissolution of polymer delivery vehicles," Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. Conference, pp. 1550-1553.

Huang, J., Lee, I., Luo, X., Cui, X., and Yun, M., 2013, "Shadow masking for nanomaterial-based biosensors incorporated with a microfluidic device," Biomedical microdevices, no.3, pp. 531-537.

Kolarcik, C.L., Castro, C.A., Cui, X., and Weber, D.J., 2013, "Characterization of the tissue response to functional multielectrode arrays in the feline spinal nerve."

Luo, X.L., Weaver, C.L., Tan, S.S., and Cui, X., 2013, "Pure graphene oxide doped conducting polymer nanocomposite for bio-interfacing," Journal of Materials Chemistry B, no.9, pp. 1340-1348.

Wang, J.Y., Liou, A.K., Ren, Z.H., Zhang, L., Brown, B.N., Cui, X., Badylak, S.F., Cai, Y.N., Guan, Y.Q., Leak, R.K., Chen, J., Ji, X., and Chen, L., 2013, "Neurorestorative effect of urinary bladder matrix-mediated neural stem cell transplantation following traumatic brain injury in rats.," CNS & neurological disorders drug targets, no.3, pp. 413-425.

Xu, G.Y., Li, B.B., Cui, X., Ling, L.Y., and Luo, X.L., 2013, "Electrodeposited conducting polymer PEDOT doped with pure carbon nanotubes for the detection of dopamine in the presence of ascorbic acid," Sensors and Actuators B-Chemical, pp. 405-410.

Zhang, L., Zhang, F., Weng, Z., Brown, B.N., Yan, H., Ma, X.M., Vosler, P.S., Badylak, S.F., Dixon, C.E., Cui, X., and Chen, J., 2013, "Effect of an inductive hydrogel composed of urinary bladder matrix upon functional recovery following traumatic brain injury," Tissue Engineering Part A, no.17-18, pp. 1909-1918.

Zhou, D.D., Cui, X., Hinesa, A., and Greenberga, R.J., "Conducting Polymers in Neural Stimulation Applications," in Implantable Neural Prostheses: Techniques and Applications in the Biological and Medical Physics - Biomedical Engineering Series, ISBN 978-0-387-98119-2 e-ISBN 978-0-387-98120-8, Springer Dordrecht Heidelberg, London New York.

Cui, X., 2014, "Brain Tissue Response to Intracortical Electrodes," PITTCON 2014, Chicago.

Cui, X., 2014, "Neural Stem Cells at the Biomaterial-Neural Tissue Interface," McGowan Institute Scientific Retreat, Farmington, PA.

Cui, X., 2013, "Novel Materials and Designs Mimicking Brain Tissue Mechanical Properties for Intracortical Neural Electrode Arrays," Material Research Society Meeting, Boston.

Cui, X., 2013, "Towards A Seamless and Stable Neural Tissue-Electrode Interface," Graduate Seminar, Peking University, Beijing, China.

Cui, X., 2013, "Towards A Seamless and Stable Neural Tissue-Electrode Interface," Tiayuan Institute of Technology, Taiyuan, China.

Cui, X., Lagenaur, C.F., Kozai, T.D., Azemi, E., Snyder, N., Du, Z., Schwartz, A.B., Kim, S., Vazquez, A., and Tien, R., 2013, "BIO-MIMETIC NEUROTECHNOLOGIES CAMOUFLAGE IMPLANTS AS NEURONS," Pioneering New Challenges in FDA Translation, Aspen, Colorado.


Cui, X., "ELECTRODE SYSTEM, DEVICES AND METHODS," US Patent, Application #: 12/164,692.