Publications

  1. Lourdes Garcia, Genevieve Kerns, Kaitlin O’Reilley, Conor Broeking, Xiaoxiao Ma, Jairaj Narendran, Hannah Thompson, Preston Njapa Njeuha, Drashti Sikligar, Reed Brockstein, and H.M. Golecki, “The Role of Soft Robotics and Micromachines in the Future of Medical Devices and Personalized Medicine”, Micromachines, 2022, 13(1), 28;  doi: 10.3390/mi13010028

  2. I. Miller, S. Lamer, K. Jensen, H.M. Golecki, “Development and Implementation of a Biometrics Device Design Project in an Introductory BME Course to Support Student Wellness”, Journal of Biomedical Engineering Education, 2021. https://doi.org/10.1007/s43683-021-00060-1

  3. H. Harris, R. Malik, A. Radecka, R.A. Pineda Guzman, J. Santoso, A. Bradshaw, M.L. McCain, M. Kersh, H.M. Golecki, “Development and Characterization of Biostable Hydrogel Robotic Actuators for Implantable Devices: Tendon Actuated Gelatin”, Proceedings of the 2022 Design of Medical Devices Conference, DMD2022-1049, April 2022.

  4. D. Sikligar, L. Nguessan, D. Pham, J. Grupper, A. Beaudette, A. Ling, C.J. Walsh, H.M. Golecki, “Design of a Textile Sensor Embedded Shirt For Posture Monitoring”, Proceedings of the 2022 Design of Medical Devices Conference, DMD2022-10xx, April 2022. 

  5. E. Smith, C. Stauffer, N. Ramsy, N. Chen, B. Salzberg, S. Sudrzynski, H.M. Golecki, “Enhancing Your Everyday Sight: An Ultrasonic Visual Aid”, Proceedings of the 2022 Design of Medical Devices Conference, DMD2022-10xx, April 2022. 

  6. S. Shah, A. Beaudette, D. Bergandine, C. Walsh, H.M. Golecki, “Adapting Soft Robotics Outreach to Teacher-delivered Curriculum in the Virtual Classroom”, Proceedings of the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Annual Conference and Exposition. 2021.

  7. Radecka, A. Bradshaw, S. Lamer, J. Cardenas, N. Cervantes, I. Harrison James, H.M. Golecki, “Development of Multidisciplinary, Undergraduate-led Research Program in Soft Robotics”, Proceedings of the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Annual Conference and Exposition. 2021.

  8. Miller, S. Lamer*, K. Jensen, H.M. Golecki, “Supporting Student Mental Health: Understanding the Use of Biometrics Analysis in an Engineering Design Project to Promote Wellness”, Proceedings of the American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference and Exposition. 2021.

  9. S.N. Sharma, D. Chidambaram, G. Mizzi, D. Rosen, K. Slaughter, H.M. Golecki, “Paperometer: A Low-Cost Incentive Spirometer”, Proceedings of the 2021 Design of Medical Devices Conference, DMD2021-1048, April 2021.

  10. A.H. Greer, W. Vauclain, E. Lee, A. Lowe, J. Hoefner, N. Chakraborty, M. Fairorth, N. Sharma, T. Russell, R. Esgro, L. Snyder, H.M. Golecki, “Design of a Guided Inquiry Activity to Investigate Effects of Chemistry on Physical Properties of Elastomeric Polymers for Use in STEM Education,” Journal of Chemical Education. vol. 98, no. 3, pp. 915–923, Mar. 2021, doi: 10.1021/acs.jchemed.0c00528.

  11. T. Fu, H.M. Golecki, and M.H. Goldstein, “The Nuts and Bolts of Robotics in K-12 Classrooms: A Literature Synthesis”, Paper presented at 2020 ASEE Virtual Annual Conference Content Access, Virtual, DOI 10.18260/1-2—35352.

  12. A.H. Greer, E. King, E.H. Lee1, S.E. Obuz, A.N. Sardesai, Y. Graf, T. Ma, D.Y. Chow, J.Somani, B. Schork, Y. Sankuratri, T. Barnes, B. Broadus, C. Costner, Y. Chen, H.M. Golecki, “Soluble Polymer Pneumatic Networks and a Single-Pour System for Improved Accessibility and Durability of Soft Robotic Actuators,” Soft Robotics. 2020 Jun 2. doi: 10.1089/soro.2019.0133.

  13. A.N. Sardesai, X.M. Segel, M.N. Baumholtz, Y. Chen, R. Sun, B.W. Schork, R. Buonocore, K.O. Wagner, H.M. Golecki, Design and Characterization of Edible Soft Robotic Candy Actuators. MRS Advances. 2018 DOI: 10.1557/adv.2018.557

  14. C.O. Chantre P.H. Campbell, H.M. Golecki, A.T. Buganza, A.A. Capulli, L.F. Deravi1, S. Dauth, S.P. Sheehy, J.A. Paten, C.A. Higgins, K. Gledhill, Y.S. Doucet, E.H. Abaci4, J.W. Ruberti, S.P. Hoerstrup, A.M. Christiano4, K.K. Parker, Production-scale fibronectin nanofibers promote wound closure and tissue repair in a dermal mouse model. Biomaterials 166:96-108, Mar 5, 2018.

  15. G.M. Gonzalez, L.A. MacQueen, JU Lind, SA Fitzgibbons, C.O. Chantre, I Huggler, H.M. Golecki, J.A. Goss, K.K. Parker. Production of synthetic, para-aramid and biopolymer nanofibers by immersion rotary jet-spinning. Macromolecular Materials and Engineering. 7 October 2016; doi: 10.1002/mame.201600365.

  16. H. M. Golecki, H. Yuan, C. Glavin, B. Potter, M. Badrossamay, J. Goss, M.D. Phillips, K.K. Parker, “Effect of solvent evaporation on fiber morphology in rotary jet spinning.”, Langmuir. 2014 Nov 11;30(44):13369-74.

  17. M.R. Badrossamay, K. Balachandran, A.K. Capulli, H.M. Golecki, A. Agarwal, J.A. Goss, H. Kim, K. Shin, K.K. Parker. Engineering hybrid polymer-protein super-aligned nanofibers via rotary jet spinning. Biomaterials. 2014 Mar;35(10):3188-97.

  18. L.F. Deravi, H.M. Golecki, and K.K. Parker. Protein-Based Textiles: Bio-Inspired and Bio-Derived Materials for Medical and Non-Medical Applications. J. Chem. Biol. Interfaces. 2013; 1(1): 25-34

  19. P. Mellado*, H.A. McIlwee*, M.R. Badrossamay, J.A. Goss, L. Mahadevan, K.K. Parker. “A Simple Model for Nanofiber Formation by Rotary Jet-Spinning”. Appl Phys Lett. 2011, 99, 203107.

  20. M.R. Badrossamay, H.A. McIlwee, J.A. Goss, K.K. Parker, “Nanofiber Assembly by Rotary Jet-Spinning”, Nano Letters, 2010, 10 (6) 2257-2261.

  21. K.J. Fahnestock, M. Manesse, H.A. McIlwee, C.L. Schauer, R. Boukherroub, S. Szunerits, “Selective detection of hexachromium ions by localized surface plasmon resonance measurements using gold nanoparticles/chitosan composite interfaces”, The Analyst, 2009, 134 (5) 881-6.

  22. V.G. Praig, H.A. McIlwee, C.L. Schauer, R. Boukherroub, S. Szunserits, “Heavy-metal sensing utilizing localized surface plasmon resonance on gold nanoparticle-modified chitosan films”. Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (Invited) 2009, 9 (1) 350-7.

  23. H.A McIlwee, C.L. Schauer, R. Boukherroub, S. Szunerits, "Metal ion sensing on chitosan modified gold substrates using surface plasmon resonance spectroscopy" The Analyst, 2008, 133, 673-7.

  24. H.A. McIlwee, J.D. Schiffman, M.D. Cathell, C.L. Schauer, "Deposition of Chitosan: Electrospinning and Thin Films" in Current Research and Developments on Chitin and Chitosan in Biomaterial Science. R. Jayakumar and M. Prabaharan, Eds., Research Signpost, Kerala (2008) 81-122. Invited book chapter.

Conference Presentations   

  1. Adia Radecka*, Alyssa Bradshaw*, Rebecca Tafoya, Georgia Kaufman, Bryan Kaehr, Holly Golecki, “Designing 3D Printed Micro-actuators for Functionalized Fiber Optics”, Materials Research Society Meeting, November 2021.

  2. Tran, T*., Liang, P*. Chung, N*. Golecki, H. “Improving Interactivity During COVID-19 - A Soft-Robotic Hand Utilizing Computer Vision and Pneumatics”, Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) Annual Meeting, Orlando, Fl 2021.

  3. Golecki, H. “Development and Implementation of an Undergraduate Soft Robotics Mentored Research Program” Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) Annual Meeting, Orlando, Fl 2021. *Featured DEI Speaker

  4. Theodore Varona**, Finley Odar**, Alyssa Bradshaw*, Adia Radecka*, Stephen Nystrom, Holly Golecki, “Development of Biometrics Enabled Wearable Device (Smart Vest)”, Biomedical Engineering Society Meeting, October, 2021.

  5. Bradshaw A.*, Radecka A.*, Cervantes N.*, Lamer S.,** Cardenas J., Kalaria U.*, Golecki, H.M. “Development and Characterization of Biostable Hydrogel Robotic Actuators”, IEEE Robosoft Conference, Virtual, 2021.

  6. Golecki, H. “Development and Implementation of Soft Robotics Design Program to Engage Undergraduate and K12 Students in Biomedical Engineering Research” Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) Annual Meeting, Virtual, 2020.

  7. Radecka A., Bradshaw A. , Lamer S. , Cardenas J., Kalaria U., Thompson H., Rivero Valles A., Soares C., Tiao J. Golecki, H.M. “Development and Evaluation of Biostable Hydrogel Robotic Actuators” BMES Annual Meeting, Virtual, October 2020.

  8. Miller, I., Lamer, S. Jensen, K.J., Golecki, H.M. “Supporting Student Mental Health by Implementing a Student-Centered Design Project: Using Biometrics to Measure Wellness” BMES Annual Meeting, Virtual, October 2020.

  9. Chantre C, Campbell P, Golecki HM, Buganza A, Capulli A, Deravi L, Dauth S, Sheehy S, Paten J, Gledhill K, Doucet Y, Abaci H, Ruberti J, Hoerstrup S, Christiano A, Parker KK, “Production-Scale Fibronectin Nanofibers Promote Wound Closure and Tissue Repair in a Dermal Mouse Model” Materials Research Society (MRS) Fall Meeting, Boston, MA, November 2019.

  10. Thompson HS, Rivero-Valles A, Tiao J, Soares C, Golecki HM “Coulter College Design Competition Pitch: The Vivien Thomas Valve” Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA October 2019.

  11. Golecki HM, “How Materials Science Research in Secondary Schools Prepares the Next Generation of Materials Innovators”, Materials Research Society (MRS) Fall Meeting, Boston, MA, November 2018.

  12. Golecki, HM, “It's never too early to innovate: Engaging secondary students with professionals”, Teacher Research and Knowledge: A Celebration of Writing and Literacy, University of Pennsylvania, October 2018.

  13. Golecki HM, “Building Soft Robotic Devices in the Classroom: Edible Actuator”, IEEE Robosoft Conference, Livorno, Italy, April 2018.

  14. Sardesai A, Segel X, Sun R, Chen Y, Baumholtz M, Schork B, Wagner K, Buonocore R, Golecki HM. Design and Characterization of Edible Soft Robotic Candy Actuators. Materials Research Society (MRS) Spring Meeting, Phoenix, AZ, April 2018. (Best Poster Award)

  15. Golecki HM, “Teaching Engineering through the Field of Soft Robotics”, Learning and the Brain: Merging Minds and Technology Conference, Boston, MA, October 2017.

  16. Golecki HM, Trocano T, Mitchell S, “Tiered Approach to Project Based Learning in Mathematics and Engineering”. NCTM 2016 Regional Conference & Exposition, Philadelphia, PA, November 2016. 

  17. Golecki HM, Mitchell S, “If You Build It, They Will Learn.” STEMathon, Lancaster, PA, August 2015.

  18. Glavin C, Potter B, Golecki HM, Phillips MP, Parker KK. Effect of Polymer and Solvent Properties on Nanofiber Morphology in Rotary Jet-Spinning. Materials Research Society (MRS) Fall Meeting, Boston, MA, November 2012. (Honorable Mention Poster Award)

  19. Golecki HA, Deravi LF, Paten JA, Goss, JA, Ruberti JW, Parker KK. Shear Induced Fibrillogenesis of Fibronectin Nanofibers by Rotary Jet-Spinning. Materials Research Society (MRS) Fall Meeting, Boston, MA, November 2012.

  20. McIlwee HA, Badrossamay MR, Goss, JA, Parker KK. Parametric Study of Nanofiber Formation by Rotary Jet-Spinning. Materials Research Society (MRS) Fall Meeting, Boston, MA, November 2011.

  21. McIlwee HA, Badrossamay MR, Deravi LF, Goss, JA, Parker KK. Novel Method of Fibronectin Fibrillogenesis by Rotary Jet-Spinning. Materials Research Society (MRS) Fall Meeting, Boston, MA, November 2011.

  22. Deravi LF, Bell G, Magyar A, McIlwee HA, Mathger L, Kuzirian A, Hu E, Hanlon R, Parker, KK. Assembly of Bio-Photonic Materials using Proteins Isolated from cuttlefish Sepia officinalis. Materials Research Society (MRS) Fall Meeting, Boston, MA, November 2011.

  23. McIlwee HA, Badrossamay MR, Deravi LF, Goss, JA, Parker KK. Novel Method of Fibronectin Fibrillogenesis by Rotary Jet-Spinning. Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) Annual Meeting, Hartford, CT, October 2011.

  24. Badrossamay MR, Deravi L, McIlwee HA, Feinberg, AW, Goss JA, Parker KK. De novo Assembly of Extracellular Matrix Proteins, New Frontiers in Fiber Material Science, Charleston, SC, October 2011.

  25. H.A. McIlwee, M.R. Badrossamay, J.A. Goss, K.K. Parker. “Parametric Study of Nanofiber Formation by Rotary Jet-Spinning”, International Materials Research Congress (IMRC) Annual Meeting, Cancun, Mexico. August 2011.

  26. K. Balachandran, H.A. McIlwee, K. Tiwari, J. Wylie-Sears, J. Bischoff, R.A. Levine, K.K. Parker, “Anisotropic Extracellular Matrix Nanofibers for Heart Valve Tissue Engineering”, Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering Annual Retreat, Boston, MA, November 2010.

  27. Badrossamay MR, McIlwee HA, Goss, JA, Parker KK. Rotary Jet-Spinning: A Novel Technique of Nanofibrous Scaffold Fabrication. Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) Annual Meeting, Austin, TX. October 2010.

  28. H.A. McIlwee, K. Fahnestock, S. Szunerits, C.L. Schauer, "Chitosan Thin Films for SPR and LSPR Detection of Metal Ions", Presented at ASM Liberty Bell Chapter Poster Contest, Horsham, PA, April 2008.

  29. H.A. McIlwee, C.L. Schauer. “Controlling Structural Color of Biopolymer Thin Films”. Presented at Drexel University NSF-REU Poster Session, Aug 2007.

  30. H.A. McIlwee, M.D. Cathell, C.L. Schauer. "Physical and Optical Measurements of Biomimetic Thin Films" Presented at American Chemical Society (ACS) Middle Atlantic Regional Meeting Poster Session, May 2007.

Patents

M. Baumholtz, R. Buonocore, Y. Chen, H.M. Golecki, A. Sardesai, X. Segel, B. Schork, R. Sun, K. Wagner, W. Baltrus, G. Haabestad. “Edible Pneumatic Soft Robotic Actuators” US Patent Application Number 62/517,299. May 1, 2018

K.K. Parker, J.A. Goss, S.J Park, A.K. Capuli, H.A. McIlwee, J.C. Nawroth, J.O. Dabiri. ““Tissue-engineered pumps and valves and uses thereof”, US/2015/0182679A1, June 2, 2015.

K.K. Parker, G.M. Gonzalez, H.M. Golecki, K. Shin , J.A. Goss, “Immersed rotary jet spinning devices (irjs) and uses thereof”, WO/2014/127099A2, February 13, 2013.

K.K. Parker, J.A. Goss, M.R. Badrossamay, H.A. McIlwee, patent, “Systems, Devices, and Methods for the Fabrication of Polymeric Fibers”. WO/2012/068402. May. 23, 2012.

C.L. Schauer, M.D. Cathell, H.A. McIlwee, patent, “Multilayer Thin Films”. US 2010/0062232 A1, Mar. 11, 2010.