Group Head

Dr Kathryn Stok

Dr Kathryn Stok is a Senior Lecturer of Mechanobiology in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Melbourne, and an innovative biomedical engineer in quantitative microstructural imaging (micro-computed tomography) and biomechanics of cartilage and joint structures. She uses a variety of experimental and computational approaches. Her research work merges solid engineering approaches with biomedical advancement.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Dr Zihui Li

Dr Zihui Li is a Postdoctoral Researcher in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Melbourne. She has a background in materials science and biomedical engineering with extensive experience in live animal laboratory and imaging work. She completed her PhD in “Time-lapsed in vivo bone response to implantation in a mouse model of disease and treatment” at ETH Zurich, Switzerland in 2016. In December 2016, she joined the Integrative Cartilage Research Group of Dr Kathryn Stok at the University of Melbourne, working on developing a novel in vivo imaging technique for hierarchical structure of cartilage and the whole joint.

PhD Students

Manula Rathnayake
Mateus Oliveira Silva

Research Assistants

Kim Le

Master, Intern and Summer Students

Dan Anderson
Gemma Donker
Pardis Farjam
Joshua Gordon
Ren Yan Nigel Kour
Felix Linnenschmidt
Colet ter Voert
Negin Yaghmaie

Past Contributors

Hunter Baggen
Gonzalo Bueno del Amo
James Campbell
Jiahoa Guo
Adam Lee
Liang Li
Bonnie Ropolyi
Lauren Rigbye
Bente Van Teeffelen

Past Contributors, ICR Group at ETH Zurich

Dr Luc Nimeskern
Dr Ben Lakin
Iina Lehtoviita
Bryce Besler
Ramona Sperr
Duncan J Pawson
Ana V. Escudero Villarreal
Ryan J. Choo
Thomas Steiner
Colin Firminger
Rachel Sondergaard
Suchandrima Das
Willy Kuo
Emma Cooling
Patrick Weber
Cornelia Burri
Steve Schaffer
Kailash Atal
Harshit Bangar