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David Hoelzle

David Hoelzle

Contact Info

Email: David.Hoelzle.2@nd.edu
Phone: 574-631-2291
Office: 141 MRB
Website: http://www.nd.edu/~dhoelzle/


College of Engineering Assistant Professor

Summary of Activities/Interests

Learning-based control for applications at the microscale; microscale additive manufacturing; measurement, actuation, and control of phenomena within bio-microfluidic devices; tissue engineering.


Ph.D. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2011; M.S. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2007; B.S. The Ohio State University, 2005


David Hoelzle received his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the Ohio State University in 2005.  He continued his mechanical engineering education at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC), receiving his M.S. degree in 2007 and PhD in 2011, both from the Department of Mechanical Science and Engineering.  After receiving his PhD, he completed a post-doctoral research appointment in the Department of Integrative Biology and Physiology at the University of California, Los Angeles.  Dr. Hoelzle began an appointment as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering at the University of Notre Dame in December of 2012.  He is interested in control theory applied to manufacturing robotics and micro-devices; applications of interest are the manufacture of advanced architecture artificial bone scaffolds and bio-microfluidic devices and bio-MEMS for medical diagnoses.

Selected Publications:

D. Qi*, D.J. Hoelzle*, A.C. Rowat, “Probing Single Cells Using Flow in Microfluidics,” European Physical Journal E – Soft Matter and Biological Physics, vol. 204, pp. 85 – 101, 2012.  * equal contribution.

D.J. Hoelzle, S.R. Svientek, A.G. Alleyne, A.J. Wagoner Johnson, “Design and Manufacture of Combinatorial Calcium Phosphate Bone Scaffolds,” ASME Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, vol. 133, p. 101001, 2011. (cover article)

D.J. Hoelzle, A.G. Alleyne, A.J. Wagoner Johnson, “Basis Task Approach to Iterative Learning Control with Applications to micro-Robotic Deposition,” IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, vol. 19, no. 5, pp. 1138 - 1148, 2011.

K.L. Barton, D.J. Hoelzle, A.G. Alleyne, A.J. Wagoner Johnson, "Cross Coupled Iterative Learning Control of Systems with Dissimilar Dynamics: Design and Implementation," International Journal of Control, vol. 84, no. 7, pp. 1223 - 1233, 2011.

S.K. Lan Levengood, et al., "The Effect of BMP-2 on Micro and Macroscale Osteointegration of Biphasic Calcium Phosphate Scaffolds with Multiscale Porosity," Acta Biomaterialia, vol. 6, no. 8, pp. 3283 – 3291, 2010.

D.J. Hoelzle, A.G. Alleyne, A.J. Wagoner Johnson, “Micro Robotic Deposition Guidelines by a Design of Experiments Approach to Maximize Fabrication Reliability for the Bone Scaffold Application,” Acta Biomaterialia, vol. 4, no. 4, pp. 897 – 912, 2008.