Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, Old Dominion University
M.S., Electrical Engineering, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Chengdu, P. R. China
B.S., Electrical Engineering, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Chengdu, P. R. China
September 2017 - present - Assistant Professor
Qin Hu received the B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical engineering from the University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Chengdu, China, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA. Before joining EMU, she was a tenured associate professor at Central Michigan University. She is currently an assistant professor in the School of Engineering at Eastern Michigan University. Her main research interests have been in the area of numerical biophysics, therapeutic applications of electromagnetic fields, software engineering & development, and artificial intelligence. She has published numerous journal articles, conference papers and book chapters.
Interests and Expertise
CET 252 Engineering Programming
EECE 212 Engineering Circuit Analysis
EECE 251 Digital Logic Design
EECE 341 Engineering Electronics I
EECE 430 Power Electronics
Q. Hu, R. Joshi, D. Miklavčič, (2020) “Calculations of Cell Transmembrane Voltage Induced by Time-Varying Magnetic Fields”, IEEE trans. on Plasma Science, Vol. 48, No.4.
Q. Hu, L. Zhang, R. Joshi (2019), Numerical evaluations of membrane poration by shockwave induced multiple nanobubble collapse in presence of electric fields for transport through cells, AIP Advances 9, 045006 https://aip.scitation.org/doi/10.1063/1.5085677
L. Yang, Q. Hu, L. Zhang, J. Lin (2019), An Algorithm Using Dynamic Geometric Constraints for Detecting and Marking Roads for Autonomous Golf Cart, ASEE NCS Conference, Mar. 22, 2019, Grand Rapids, MI.
Q. Hu, S. Hossain, R. Joshi (2018), Analysis of a Dual Shock-Wave and Ultrashort Electric Pulsing Strategy for Electro-Manipulation of Membrane Nanopores, accepted for publication (http://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1361-6463/aaca7a/pdf).
J. Xi Q. Hu, L. Zhao, X. Si (2018), Molecular Binding Contributes to Concentration-Dependent Acrolein Deposition in Rat Upper Airways: CFD and Molecular Dynamics Analyses, Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2018, 19(4), 997; doi:10.3390/ijms19040997
Q. Hu and R. P. Joshi (2017), Comparative Evaluation of Transmembrane Ion Transport Due to Monopolar and Bipolar Nanosecond, High-Intensity Electroporation Pulses, J. Appl. Phys. 122, 034701 (2017); doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4994310
Q. Hu and Joshi, R. P. (2016). Cell Electroporation Modeled Using Voronoi Networks. Handbook of Electroporation, Springer, DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-26779.
K. Yelamarthi, T. Kaya, B. DeJong, D. Chen, Q. Hu, F. Cheng (2013), An Engineering Research Program for High School Science Teachers: Feedback and Lessons Learned from the Pilot Implementation, The Technology Interface International Journal¸13, no.2, 49-60.
Liu, J., Fan, J., Zeng, T., Zhang, Z., Hu, Q., Li, B. (2013). Evaporation dynamics of a water droplet on nano/microstructured polyhedral oligomeric silsesquioxane-based hybrid polymers. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 394, 386–393.
Hu, Q., Zhang, Z., Qiu, H., Kong, M. G., Joshi, R. P. (2013). Physics of nanoporation and water entry driven by a high-intensity, ultrashort electrical pulse in the presence of membrane hydrophobic interactions. Physical Review E, 87, 032704.
R.P. Joshi, Q. Hu, "Role of Electropores on Membrane Blebbing - A Model Energy-based Analysis," Journal of Applied Physics, 112 (6), 2012.
R.P. Joshi, Q. Hu, "Evolution Dynamics of Pore Sizes, Cell Volume, Ionic Concentrations Following High-Voltage Pulsing," IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, 2012.
R.P. Joshi, Q. Hu, "Case for Applying Sub-nanosecond High-intensity, Electrical Pulses to Biological Cells," IEEE on Biomedical Engineering, 58(10), pp. 2860-2866, 2011.
Q. Hu, R. P. Joshi, "Model Evaluation of Changes in Electrorotation Spectra of Biological Cells After nsPEF Electroporation", IEEE on. Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation, Vol. 17(6), pp. 1888-1894, 2010.
R. P. Joshi, Q. Hu, "Analysis of Plasma Membrane Permeabilization Mechanics and Pore Shape Due to Ultrashort Electrical Pulsing", Med. Biol. Eng. Comput., 48(9), 837-844, 10
Hu, O. Fadiran, W. Li, R. P. Joshi, "Dielectrophoresis and Electrorotation of Spheroidal cells after nsPEF Induced Electroporation", The 4th International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedical Engineering (IEEE), Digital Object Identifier: 10.1109/ICBBE.2010.5514999, pp.1-4, 2010
Hu, Q., R.P. Joshi, and A. Beskok, "Model Study of Electroporation Effects on the Dielectrophoretic Response of Spheroidal Cells," Journal of Applied Physics, 106, 024701, 2009
Hu, Q., R.P. Joshi, "Analysis of Intense, Subnanosecond Electrical Pulse-Induced Transmembrane Voltage in Spheroidal Cells with Arbitrary Orientation," IEEE on Biomedical Engineering, 1617-1626, 2009
Hu, Q., R.P. Joshi, "Transmembrane voltage analyses in spheroidal cells in response to an intense ultrashort electrical pulse," Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research - membrane biophysics 2, 2009
Hu, Q., R.P. Joshi, "Transmembrane voltage analyses in spheroidal cells in response to an intense ultrashort electrical pulse," Physical Review E 79, 011901, 2009
Joshi, R.P., Mishra, A., Hu, Q., Schoenbach, K.H., Pakhomov, A., "Self-Consistent Analyses for Potential Conduction Block in Nerves by an Ultra-Short, High-Intensity Electric Pulse," Physical Review E 75, 061906, 2007
Joshi, R. P., Nguyen, A., Sridhara, V., Hu, Q., Nuccitelli, R., and Schoenbach, K. H., "Simulations of Intra-Cellular Calcium Release Dynamics in Response to a High-Intensity, Ultra-short Electric Pulse," Physical Review E 75, 041920, 2007
Professional Memberships and Affiliations
Senior Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)