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Barry Kuban, BSEE

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Barry Kuban, BSEE
Department: Biomedical Engineering
Project Staff
Location: Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Mail Code ND20
9500 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44195
WorkFax:216.444.9198
Surgeon:
No
Type of Doctor:
Researcher

Biographical Sketch

Barry D. Kuban, BSEE, is a Project Scientist and Director of the Electronics Core Facility at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner Research Institute.

He has the following professional affiliations: Member IEEE, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers; Member ASAIO, American Society of Artificial Internal Organs

His professional experiences include the following roles at Cleveland Clinic:

  • Interim Director, Medical Device Innovations, Department of Biomedical Engineering, (2005–2007)
  • Senior Principal Research Engineer, Department of Biomedical Engineering, (2001–2005)
  • Principal Research Engineer, Department of Biomedical Engineering, (1999–2001)
  • Senior Research Engineer , Department of Biomedical Engineering, (1996–1999)

    Prior roles include:

  • Research Associate, Engineering , Biomedical Engineering Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio (1989–1996)
  • Manager, Cardiovascular Simulations Laboratory , Biomedical Engineering Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio (1989–1996)
  • Laboratory Supervisor , Department of Biochemistry, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio (1987–1989)
  • Research Assistant , Department of Physics, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, (1982–1987)

Education & Fellowships

Undergraduate - The Ohio State University
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Columbus, OH USA
1987

Innovations & Patents

VinceD.G., Kuban B.D. and Nair A., “Vascular PlaqueCharacterization”, U.S. Patent No. 6,200,268, issued March13, 2001

Nair A., Vince D.G.,Klingensmith J.D., Kuban B.D.,“System and method of characterizing vascular tissue”, U.S. Patent No. 7,074,188,issued July 11, 2006

Rezai A.R., HallJ.D., Kuban B.D., Baker K.,“Neuromodulation device and method of using the same”, U.S. Patent No. 7,181,288,issued February 20, 2007

Klingensmith J.D.,Nair A., Kuban B.D., Vince D.G.,“System and method for vascular border detection”, U.S. Patent No. 7,215,802

Klingensmith J.D.,Vince D.G., Nair A., Kuban B.D.,“System and method for identifying a vascular border”, U.S. Patent No.7,359,554, issued April 15, 2008

Klingensmith J.D.,Nair A., Kuban B.D., Vince D.G.,“System and method for vascular border detection”, U.S. Patent No. 7,463,759,issued December 9, 2008

Kuban B.D., “Apparatus for detecting tactile sensitivity”, U.S. Patent No. 7,678,064, issued March 16, 2010

Rezai A., Hall J., Kuban B.D., Baker K., “Neuromodulation device and method of using same”, U.S. Patent No. 7,769,470, issued August 3,2010.

Nair A., Vince D.G.,Klingensmith J.D., Kuban B.D.,“System and method for determining a transfer function”, U.S. Patent No.7,874,990, issued January 25, 2011.

Nair A., Vince D.G.,Klingensmith J.D., Kuban B.D.,“System and method of characterizing vascular tissue”, U.S. Patent No.7,899,224, issued March 1, 2011.

Kuban B.D., Klingensmith J.D., Vince D.G., Nair A.,“System and method of acquiring blood-vessel data”, U.S. Patent No. 7,927,275,issued April 19, 2011.

Nair A., Vince D.G.,Klingensmith J.D., Kuban B.D.,“System and method of characterizing vascular tissue”, U.S. Patent No.7,940,969, issued May 10, 2011.

Klingensmith J.D.,Vince D.G., Nair A., Kuban B.D.,“System and method for identifying a vascular border”, U.S. Patent No. 7,978,916,issued July 12, 2011

Klingensmith J.D.,Vince D.G., Nair A., Kuban B.D.,“System and method for identifying a vascular border”, U.S. Patent No.8,233,718, issued July 31, 2012

Nair A., Vince D.G.,Klingensmith J.D., Kuban B. D., “System and method of characterizing vascular tissue”, U.S. Patent No. 8,303,503, issued November 6,2012

Nair A., Kuban B.D., Vince D.G., KlingensmithJ.D., “System and method for characterizing vascular tissue”, U.S. Patent No.8,449,465, issued May 28, 2013

Kuban B.D., Whittaker D.R., Klatte R.S., “Vascular guidewire system and method”, U.S. Patent No. 8,460,214, issued June 11, 2013

Kuban B.D., Klingensmith J.D., Vince D.G., Nair A.,“System and method of acquiring blood-vessel data”, U.S. Patent No. 8,622,910,issued January 7, 2014

Klingensmith J.D.,Vince D.G., Nair A., Kuban B.D.,“System and method for identifying a vascular border”, U.S. Patent No.8,630,492, issued January 14, 2014

Horvath D., Massiell oA., Golding L.A.R., Kuban B.D.,“Method for physiologic control of a continuous flow total artificial heart”,U.S. Patent No. 8,657,874, issued February 25, 2014

Nair A., Vince D.G., Klingensmith J.D., Kuban B.D., “System and method for determining a transfer function”, U.S. Patent No. 8,808,183, issued August 19,2014

Languages Spoken

  • English