Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

Esther Winter Gomez, PhD

Esther Winter Gomez, PhD

Assistant Professor, Chemical Engineering
Scientific Program:Mechanisms of Carcinogenesis

Research Interests

  • Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition
  • Transcription Factors
  • myocardin
  • Myofibroblasts
  • Neoplasms
  • Actins
  • X-Rays
  • Transforming Growth Factors
  • Endothelial Cells
  • Proteins
  • Cytoskeletal Proteins
  • Epithelial Cells

Recent Publications




Tise, JC, Hochstedt, KS, Zappe, SE, Gomez, EW & Kumar, M 2018, 'Lessons learned from a chemical engineering REU: The importance of training graduate students who are supervising reu students' ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings, vol. 2018-June.
Gupta, AV, Brigeman, AN, Gomez, EW & Jackson, TN 2018, 'Simple Polymethylglutarimide Microfluidic Channels With Hydrogel-Assisted Fluid Exchange' IEEE Transactions on Nanobioscience, vol. 17, no. 2, pp. 97-101.


Follmer, DJ, Zappe, SE, Gomez, ED, Gomez, EW & Haydt, SE 2017, 'Changing the conversation: Impact of a seminar-based classroom innovation on student perceptions of engineering' International Journal of Engineering Education, vol. 33, no. 2, pp. 519-526.




O'Connor, JW, Riley, PN, Nalluri, SM, Ashar, PK & Gomez, EW 2015, 'Matrix Rigidity Mediates TGFβ1-induced Epithelial-Myofibroblast Transition by Controlling Cytoskeletal Organization and MRTF-A Localization', Journal of Cellular Physiology, vol. 230, no. 8, pp. 1829-1839.
Le, TP, Shang, Z, Wang, L, Li, N, Vajjala Kesava, S, O'Connor, JW, Chang, Y, Bae, C, Zhu, C, Hexemer, A, Gomez, EW, Salleo, A, Hickner, MA & Gomez, ED 2015, 'Miscibility and Acid Strength Govern Contact Doping of Organic Photovoltaics with Strong Polyelectrolytes' Macromolecules, vol. 48, no. 15, pp. 5162-5171.

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