Sahar Rahmani, Ph.D.

Department of Biomedical Engineering




  • Ph.D. Biomedical Engineering, University of Michigan, 2015
  • M.S.E. Biomedical Engineering, University of Michigan, 2011
  • B.S.E. Biomedical Engineering, University of Michigan, 2010


  • Fabrication of multifunctional drug carriers with programmable properties.


  1. S. Rahmani, S. Ashraf, R. Hartmann, A.F. Dishman, M.V. Zyuzin, C.K.J. Yu, W.J. Parak, J. Lahann. "Engineering of nanoparticle size via electrohydrodynamic jetting" Bioengineering and Translational Medicine. (2016), DOI: 10.1002/btm2.10010
  2. A. M. Ross, S. Rahmani, D.M. Prieskorn, A.F. Dishman, J.M. Miller, J. Lahann, R.A. Altschuler. "Persistence, distribution, and impact of distinctly segmented microparticles on cochlear health following in vivo infusion" J. Biomed. Mater. Res. A. (2016), DOI: 10.1002/jbm.a.35675
  3. S. Rahmani, A. M. Ross, T. H. Park, H. Durmaz, A. F. Dishman, D. Prieskorn, N. Jones, R. Altschuler, J. Lahann, “Dual Release Carriers for Cochlear Delivery”, Adv. Healthc. Mater. (2016) 5(1), 94-100
  4. S. Rahmani, C. H. Villa, A. F. Dishman, M. E. Grabowski, D. C. Pan, H. Durmaz, A. C. Misra, L. Colon-Melendez, M. J. Solomon, V. R. Muzykantov and J. Lahann, "Long-circulating Janus nanoparticles made by electrohydrodynamic co-jetting for systemic drug delivery applications", J Drug Target, (2015) 23(7-8), 750-758.
  5. S. Rahmani, C. H. Villa, A. F. Dishman, M. E. Grabowski, D. Pan, H. Durmaz, A. C Misra, V. R. Muzykantov, J. Lahann, “Janus Nanoparticles Made by Electrohydrodynamic Co-Jetting”, Journal of Drug Targeting, 2015
  6. E. Sokolovskaya, S. Rahmani, A. C. Misra, S. Brase and J. Lahann, "Dual Stimuli-Responsive Microparticles", ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, (2015) 7(18), 9744-9751.
  7. S. Rahmani and J. Lahann, "Recent Progress with Multicompartmental Nanoparticles", MRS Bulletin, (2014) 39, 251-257.
  8. S. Rahmani, S. Saha, H. Durmaz, A. Donini, A. C Misra, J. Yoon, J. Lahann, "Chemically Orthogonal Three-Patch Microparticles", Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., (2014) 53, 2332-2338.
  9. S. Rahmani, T.-H. Park, A. F. Dishman, and J. Lahann, "Multimodal delivery of irinotecan from microparticles with two distinct compartments", Journal of Controlled Release, (2013) 172 (1), 239–241.
  10. Tae-Hong Park, Thomas W. Eyster, Joshua M. Lumley, Sangyeul Hwang, Kyung Jin Lee, Asish Misra, Sahar Rahmani, and Joerg Lahann,"Photoswitchable particles for on-demand degradation and triggered release", Small, (2013) 9 (18), 3051–3057.
  11. K. J. Lee*, J. Yoon*, S. Rahmani, S. Hwang, S. Bhaskar, S. Mitragotri, J. Lahann, "Spontaneous Shape Reconfiguration in Multicompartmental Microcylinders", PNAS (2012) 109 (40), 16057-16062.