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Herold, Keith

Herold, Keith

Associate Professor
Fischell Department of Bioengineering
Office of Advanced Engineering Education
3222 A. James Clark Hall

EDUCATION

Ph.D., Ohio State University, 1985

BACKGROUND

Associate Professor Keith Herold joined the University of Maryland's Department of Mechanical Engineering in 1987, where his research focused on energy systems and absorption refrigeration. In 2000, he shifted his focus to bioengineering and began exploring biosensors, microarrays, and related lab-on-a-chip technologies. In 2006 he joined the newly formed Fischell Department of Bioengineering, where his work in these areas continues. His current research projects include collaborations with the FDA on a DNA-based pathogen biosensor, and with electrophysiologists at the University of Maryland School of Medicine on the analysis of patients suffering from ventricular tachycardia.

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • Fellow, American Society of Mechanical Engineers

BioMEMS; microfluidic systems for bioanalytical assays; heat and mass transfer in bioengineering

Rasooly, A., Herold, K.E., 2008, "Food microbial pathogen detection and analysis using DNA microarray technologies", Foodborne Pathogens and Disease, 2nd revision submitted May 08.

Rasooly, A., Sergeev, N., Herold, K.E., 2007, "Biosensor technologies for microbial and environmental analysis", Minerva Biotecnologica, Vo. 19, No. 3, pp. 105-116.

Kyung, I.-S., Herold, K.E., Kang, Y. T., 2007 , "Experimental verification of H2O/LiBr absorber bundle performance with smooth horizontal tubes", Int. J. Refrigeration, Vol. 30, pp. 582-590.

Kyung, I.-S., Herold, K.E., Kang, Y. T., 2007, "Model for absorption of water vapor into aqueous LiBr flowing over a horizontal smooth tube", Int. J. Refrigeration, Vol. 30, pp. 591-600.

Rasooly, A., Herold, K.E., 2006, "Biosensors for the Analysis of Food and Water Borne Pathogens and their Toxins", J. of AOAC International, Vol. 89, No. 3, pp. 873-883.

Yuan, Z., Herold, K.E., 2005, "Specific Heat Measurements on Aqueous Lithium Bromide", International J. Heating, Ventilating, Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration, Vol. 11, No. 3, pp. 361-375.

Yuan, Z., Herold, K.E., 2005, "Thermodynamic Properties of Aqueous Lithium Bromide Using a Multiproperty Free Energy Correlation", International J. Heating, Ventilating, Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration, Vol. 11, No. 3, pp. 377-393.

Herold, K.E., Rasooly, A., 2003, "Oligo Design, A Computer Program for Development of Probes for Oligonucleotide Microarrays", BioTechniques, Vol. 35, No. 6, pp. 1216-1218,1220-1221.

Buran, B., Butler, L., Currano, A., Smith, E., Tung, W., Cleveland, K., Buxton, C., Lam, D., Obler, T., Rais-Bahrami, S., Stryker, M., Herold, K.E., 2003, "Environmental Benefits of Implementing Alternative Energy Technologies in Developing Countries", Applied Energy, Vol. 76, Issues 1-3, pp. 89-100.

Zhou, X., Yuan, Z., Herold, K.E., 2001, "Phase Distribution of the Surfactant 2-Ethyl-Hexanol in Aqueous Lithium Bromide", International J. Heating, Ventilating, Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration, Vol. 8, No. 4, pp. 371-381.

Ghosh, K., Zhou, X., Herold, K.E., 2002, "Circulation of 2-Ethyl-Hexanol in an Absorption Chiller", ASHRAE Transactions, Vol. 108, Pt. 1, pp. 861-866.

Kyung, I.-S., Herold, K.E., "Performance of a Horizontal Smooth Tube Absorber with and without 2-Ethyl-Hexanol", Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 124, pp. 177-183, February 2002.

Yuan, Z.,  Herold, K.E.,  "Surface Tension of Aqueous Lithium Bromide with Controlled Vapor Concentration of 2-ethyl-hexanol", ASHRAE Transactions, Vol. 107, Part 1, pp. 463-468, 2001.

Yuan, Z.,  Herold, K.E., "Surface Tension of Pure Water and Aqueous Lithium Bromide with 2-ethyl-hexanol", Applied Thermal Engineering, Vol. 21, No. 8, pp. 881-897, June 2001.

Kulankara, S. Herold, K.E., "Surface Tension of Aqueous Lithium Bromide with Heat/Mass Transfer Additives", Int. J. Refrigeration, Vol. 25, Issue 3,pp. 383-389, 2002.

Kulankara, S., Herold, K.E., "Theory of Heat/Mass Transfer Additives in Absorption Chillers", ASHRAE Transactions, Vol. 107, Pt. 1, pp. 305-315, 2001.

Kulankara, S., Herold, K.E., "Theory of Heat/Mass Transfer Additives in Absorption Chillers", International J. Heating, Ventilating, Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Research, Vol. 6, No. 4, pp. 369-380, October 2000.http://www.gastechnology.org/Pages/default.aspx

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