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Carlos Castro

  • Associate Professor, Mechanical & Aerospace Engr
  • 201 W 19th Ave
    E328
    Columbus, OH 43210
  • 614-292-2662

Honors

  • 20140501-20190401

    National Science Foundation Career Award.

  • 20150401

    Michael J Moran Award for Teaching Excellence.

  • 20130401

    Pi Tau Sigma Above and Beyond Award.

  • 20091101-20110301

    Alexander von Humboldt Post-doctoral Fellow.

  • 20080601

    Outstanding research award.

  • 20050801-20060701

    Presidential Fellowship.

Journal Articles

2016

2015

2013

  • Wu,Yun; Kwak,Kwang,Joo; Agarwal,Kitty; Marras,Alexander*; Wang,Chao; Mao,Yicheng; Huang,Xiaomeng; Ma,Junyu; Yu,Bo; Lee,Robert; Vachani,Anil; Marcucci,Guido; Byrd,John,C; Muthusamy,Natarajan; Otterson,Gregory; Huang,Kun; Castro,Carlos,E; Paulaitis,Michael; Nana-Sinkam,Serge,P; Lee,L,James, 2013, "Detection of Extracellular RNAs in Cancer and Viral Infection via Tethered Cationic Lipoplex Nanoparticles Containing Molecular Beacons." Analytical Chemistry 85, no. 23, 11265-11274 - 11265-11274.

Presentations

  • "DNA origami tools for chromatin for the study of chromatin structure and dynamics." 2015, Presented at ASME Nanoengineering for Medicine and Biology 2015,
  • "Mechanical Design of DNA Nanostructures for Physical Measurements." 2015, Presented at Society of Engineering Science Annual Meeting,
  • "Self-assembly of DNA nanomechanical devices." 2016, Presented at University of Illinois Urbana Champaign Mechanical Engineering Seminar,
  • "Engineering DNA origami motion and structural dynamics." 2016, Presented at 10 years of DNA origami symposium,
  • "Mechanical Design of DNA nanostructures and measurement devices." 2015, Presented at Massachusetts Institute of Technology Mechanical Engineering Department Colloquium,
  • "Mechanical Design of DNA nanostructures and measurement devices." 2015, Presented at University of California San Diego Nanoengineering Department Seminar,
  • "Self-assembly of DNA nanodevices." 2015, Presented at National Academy of Science Arab-American Frontiers of Engineering,
  • "Engineering DNA origami motion and structural dynamics." 2016, Presented at Spiez CONVERGENCE,
  • "Mechanical Design of DNA-based measurement devices." 2016, Presented at Princeton University Mechanical Engineering Seminar Series,
  • "DNA nanomechanical devices for molecular and cellular applications." 2016, Presented at Kavli Frontiers of Science Symposium,
  • "Dynamic Biomolecular Interactions in DNA Origami Design.”." 2012, Presented at Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright Patterson Air Force Base,
  • "Probing the Structural Diversity of Yeast Amyloid Fibers with Optical Tweezers." 2008, Presented at Biophysical Society Annual Meeting,
  • "B Lymphocyte Membrane Reservoir Mechanics." 2008, Presented at nternational Union on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics Symposium on Cellular, Molecular, and Tissue Mechanics,
  • "An Elastica Approximate for Fibers and Fibrous Networks." 2008, Presented at XXII International Congress on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics,
  • "Mechanics at Biology’s Length Scales." 2008, Presented at University of Notre Dame Mechanical Engineering Department Seminar Series,
  • "Programming Biological Self-Assembly for the Design of Nanoscale Engineering Tools and Materials." 2011, Presented at The Ohio State University Biophysics Graduate Program Seminar,
  • "Design of Mechanically Functional DNA Origami Nanostructures." 2014, Presented at Seoul National University,
  • "DNA-based mechanical devices to probe molecular and cellular interactions." 2014, Presented at Mechanical Engineering Department Seminar,
  • "Programming Biological Self-Assembly for the Design of Nanoscale Engineering Tools.”." 2011, Presented at The Ohio State University Mechanical Engineering Department Seminar,
  • "Engineering with Biology’s Building Blocks." 2013, Presented at Pi Tau Sigma 2013 National Convention,
  • "Controllable DNA nanostructures for delivering and detecting cellular signals.”." 2013, Presented at Johns Hopkins University Biomedical Engineering Department Seminar,
  • "Mathematical Modeling of Manufacturing Processes." 2005, Presented at University of Nuevo Leon Systems Engineering Department Seminar Series,
  • "Programming Biological Self-Assembly for the Design of Nanoscale Engineering Tools." 2011, Presented at The Ohio State University Center for Electronic & Magnetic Nanoscale Composite Multifunctional Materials,
  • "Programming Biological Self-Assembly for the Design of Nanoscale Engineering Tools and Materials.”." 2012, Presented at The Ohio State University Institute for Materials Research Biomaterials Symposium,
  • "Engaging undergraduates in Designing and Building Biomolecular Systems." 2014, Presented at Physics Research & Education Gordon Conference,
  • "Modifying DNA origami structure and function using single-stranded DNA." 2014, Presented at Foundations of Nanotechnology,
  • "Mechanically Functional DNA origami Nanostructures." 2014, Presented at World Congress of Biomechanics,
  • "Designing Mechanical Dynamics of DNA origami Nanostructures." 2014, Presented at American Chemical Society Midwest Regional Meeting,
  • "Mechanical Design of DNA-based probes and sensors." 2015, Presented at Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering Research Seminar,
  • "DNA-based nanomechanical devices." 2015, Presented at University of Texas, Austin NASCENT center seminar series,
  • "Programming dynamics of DNA origami." 2016, Presented at The Molecular Programming Project Annual Workshop,
  • "Mechanical Design of DNA-based sensors, tools, and delivery vehicles." 2015, Presented at Nationwide Children's Hospital Child Health Research Center Seminar,

Papers in Proceedings

2014

  • Qirui Fan, Gauri Nabar, Carl Miller, Carlos Castro, Jessica Winter "Photo-switchable quantum dots based on reversible FRET." in SPIE Photonics West. (2 2014).

2012

  • HJ Su, Carlos E Castro, Alex E Marras, Michael Hudoba "Design and fabrication of DNA origami mechanisms and machines." in ASME International conference on reconfigurable mechanisms and robots. (9 2012).
  • Marras, AE, Zhou, L, Su, HJ, Castro, CE "Design of DNA Origami Machines and Mechanisms." in ASME IMECE. (11 2012).