Research/Areas of Interest: interpretations, interrogations, and manipulations of biological electron transfers

Education

  • Ph.D. at School of Biomedical Engineering, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada, 2015
  • M.A. Sc. of Chemical Engineering, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada, 2010
  • M. Sc. of Environmental Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan City, Taiwan, 2007
  • B. Sc of Environmental Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, Province of China, 2005

Biography

Leo Hsu is currently a research assistant professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Tufts University. Under the support of Ontario Graduate Scholarship (OGS), he received his PhD in Biomedical Engineering from McMaster University, focusing on the development of environmental sensors for water quality monitoring. After Ph.D., He was awarded the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada postdoctoral fellowship (NSERC-PDF) to develop bio-derived electronic devices in Prof. Xiaocheng Jiang's group at Tufts BME prior promoted to current position. His research focus includes bioelectrochemical systems, bioelectronics, microfluidics, and microfabrication, with specific interest in their applications in resource recovery, wastewater treatment and renewable energy.