Rochev, Yury

NFB-SRC Principal Investigator

National Centre for Biomedical Engineering Science,
National University of Ireland,

+353 91 49 2806

Research Interests

Molecular Analysis of Biomaterial–cell Interactions: Analysis of Material Biocompatibility
Surface Science
SMART Materials
SMART Polymer-based Controlled Drug Delivery
3-D Scaffolds and Composite Biomaterials for Tissue Engineering Applications
Biomaterials Characterisation (macro to nano-scale)

Professional Qualifications

Lecturer and Co-ordinator of MSc in Biomedical Science, National University of Ireland, Galway
PhD in Biophysics from Institute of Biological Physics, Academy of Science of Soviet Union, Pushchino, Moscow Reg., Russia
MSc (Hons) Physics, Moscow State University, Russia
BSc (Hons) Physics, Moscow State University, Russia

Book Chapters

1. Prasad, B.R., O'Connell, E., Smith, T.J., Gérard, V.A., Gun'ko, Y.K., Rochev, Y. ‘Evaluating the Potential of Quantum Dots for In Vitro Biological Studies: Effects on Gene Expression using Microarray Analysis.’ Methods Mol Biol. 2012: 906, 171-83.
2. Gérard, V.A., Gun'ko, Y.K., Prasad, B.R., Rochev, Y. ‘Synthesis of Biocompatible Gelatinated Thioglycolic Acid-Capped CdTe Quantum Dots ("Jelly Dots").’ Methods Mol Biol. 2012: 906, 275-81.
3. Tuoi, V.T.N., Yang, R., Rochev, Y., Meere, M. ‘A Mathematical Model for Drug Delivery.’ Progress in Industrial Mathematics at ECMI 2010. Mathematics in Industry. 2012: 17, (6), 521-528.
4. Dawson, K., Devlin, T., Klymkowsky, M., Rochev, Y., Steer, M., Snyder, M., Widom, J. ‘The Dynamic Cell: A New Concept for Teaching Molecular Cell Biology.’ eds. Springer-Verlag New York, Inc. (The Dynamic Cell is a new concept in the teaching of cell biology, depicting the cell in a series of animated 3-Dimensional scenes) 2000.