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Barry Kuban, BSEE

Barry Kuban, BSEE
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Title Engineering Director, Cardiovascular Simulations Laboratory
Department Biomedical Engineering
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Researcher
Languages English
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Biography

About Barry Kuban, BSEE

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

He has the following professional affiliations: Senior Member IEEE, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers; Member ASAIO, American Society of Artificial Internal Organs, Member ISMCS, International Society for Mechanical Circulatory Support

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 & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2005

Education & Fellowships

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

Specialty Interests

Mechanical circulatory support Medical device development

Innovations & Patents

  • Vince D.G., Kuban B.D. and Nair A., “Vascular Plaque Characterization”, U.S. Patent No. 6,200,268, issued March 13, 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., Hall J.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., Klingensmith J.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., Massiello A., 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
  • Perry J.D., Lewis C.D., Klatte R.S., Kuban B.D., “Lacrimal drainage manometer and method of use”, U.S. Patent No. 8,932,231, issued January 13, 2015
  • Horvath D., Golding L.A.R., Massiello A., Kuban B.D., “Two-stage rotodynamic blood pump”, US Patent No. 9,162,019, issued October 20, 2015
  • Horvath D., Massiello A., Golding L.A.R., Kuban B.D., “Method for physiologic control of a continuous flow total artificial heart”, US Patent No. 9,821,098, issued November 21, 2017
  • Horvath D.J., Kuban B.D., Golding L.A.R., “Artificial heart system implementing suction recognition and avoidance methods”, US Patent No. 10,077,777, issued September 18, 2018
  • Horvath D.J., Golding L.A.R., Kuban B.D., Fukamachi K., “Ventricular assist device with pulse augmentation and automatic regurgitant flow shutoff”, US Patent No. 11,045,639, issued June 29, 2021
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