Bruce Gale – Professor

Bruce GaleDirector, Center of Excellence for Biomedical Microfluidics

Phone: (801) 585-5944
Fax: (801) 585-9826

3711 SMBB
Lab: 3800 SMBB (Ph: 801-585-3176)
State of Utah Center of Excellence for Biomedical Microfluidics
Manufacturing Extension Partnership Center (MEP)


  • Ph.D. IN BIOENGINEERING 1999, University of Utah
  • B.S. IN MECHANICAL ENGINEERING AUGUST 1995, Brigham Young University Provo, UT
Research Interests

  • Microfluidics, MEMS, and nanotechnology applications in medicine and biology.
  • Integrated microsystems for biomedical separations, sensing, and actuation.
  • Micropumps, microvalves, and microsensors.
  • Microscale DNA analysis systems.
  • DNA and protein microarrays.
  • Highly parallel fluid handling.

  • ME EN 2080 Dynamics
  • ME EN 6050 Fundamentals of Microfabrication
  • ME EN 7960 Design and Simulation of Microfluidic Systems