Frank Bernd Sachse portrait
  • Associate Professor, Biomedical Engineering
  • Faculty Investigator, Nora Eccles Harrison Cardiovascular Research and Training Institute
  • Privatdozent, Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany

Professional Service

  • American Heart Association. Role: Reviewer. Strategically Focused Research Networks: Health Technology & Innovation. 01/2020 - 02/2020
  • National Institutes of Health, USA. Reviewer, ZRG1 SBIB-Z 02 M, Member Conflict: Bioengineering, Surgery, Anesthesiology and Trauma. 06/2019 - 11/2019
  • Royal Society Te Apārangi, New Zealand. Role: Reviewer. Rutherford Discovery Fellowship. 05/2019 - 05/2019
  • American Heart Association. Role: Reviewer. Collaborative Science Award. 12/2016 - 12/2019
  • American Heart Association. Role: Reviewer. Fellowship Bioeng Basic Sciences 2. 10/2019 - 10/2019
  • International Conference 'Functional Imaging and Modeling of the Heart'. Program committee. 09/2008 - present
  • Conference 'Computing in Cardiology'. Program committee. 01/2016 - present
  • Conference 'Symposium on Image and Signal Processing and Analysis'. Program committee. 01/2009 - present
  • USTAR. Role: Reviewer. Technology Acceleration Program. 04/2017 - 04/2018
  • Health Research Council of New Zealand . Role: Reviewer. Emerging Researcher First Grants. 12/2015 - 02/2016
  • SIAM Conference on Computational Science and Engineering, Salt Lake City, USA. Minisymposium Organizer with Drs. Chris Cantwell and Richard Clayton “Challenges in Computational Cardiac Electrophysiology”. 11/2014 - 04/2015
  • Health Research Council of New Zealand. Role: Reviewer. Emerging Researcher First Grants Program. 12/2012 - 02/2013
  • American Heart Association. Role: Reviewer. Bioeng BSc1 Committee. 04/2012 - 09/2014
  • American Heart Association. Role: Reviewer. Bioeng BSc1. 04/2011 - 04/2011
  • American Heart Association. Role: Reviewer. Region 1 Bioengineering/Biotechnology Committee. 09/2010 - 09/2010
  • American Heart Association. Role: Reviewer. Region 1 Bioengineering/Biotechnology Committee. 04/2010 - 04/2010
  • National Institutes of Health, USA. Role: Reviewer. Study Section “Modeling and Analysis of Biological Systems”. 02/2010 - 02/2010
  • American Heart Association. Role: Reviewer. Region 1 Bioengineering/Biotechnology Committee. 04/2009 - 04/2009
  • National Institutes of Health, USA. Role: Reviewer. Study Section “Collaborations with the National Centers for Biomedical Computing”. 07/2008 - 07/2008
  • Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada. Role: Reviewer. Strategic Project Grant. 06/2008 - 06/2008
  • Dutch National Science Foundation (NWO). Role: Reviewer. Program Computational Life Sciences . 02/2008 - 02/2008
  • Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada. Role: Reviewer. Discovery Grant Program. 01/2008 - 01/2008
  • Wellcome Trust, UK. Role: Reviewer. Programme Grant “Molecules, Genes, and Cells”. 09/2007 - 09/2007
  • National Institutes of Health, USA. Role: Reviewer. Study Section “Collaborations with the National Centers for Biomedical Computing”. 05/2007 - 05/2007
  • Medical Image Analysis Journal. Role: Guest Editor. Special Issue on Functional Imaging and Modeling of the Heart. 2007 - 2008
  • National Institutes of Health, USA. Role: Reviewer. Research Project Grant Program Collaborations with the National Centers for Biomedical Computing. 10/2006 - 10/2006
  • National Institutes of Health, USA. Study Section “Collaborations with the National Centers for Biomedical Computing”. 06/2006 - 06/2006
  • Vienna Science and Technology Fund (WWTF). Reviewer. 02/2005 - 02/2005
  • International Journal of Bioelectromagnetism. Associate Editor. 01/2005 - present

Honors & Awards

  • College of Engineering. Top Graduate Teachers, 08/2020
  • Senior Member. IEEE, 02/2018
  • Visiting Fellowship, Programme „The Cardiac Physiome Project” . Isaac Newton Institute For Mathematical Sciences, Cambridge, UK, 2009
  • Südwestmetall-Preis, Award of the Metal and Electric Industry Baden-Württemberg, Germany. 06/2003
  • „Idea Competition - Supercomputing“, Award of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), Germany. 06/1992

Internal Service

  • Premed Emphasis, Undergraduate Program Biomedical Engineering. Advisor, 07/2020 - present. Department service.
  • Graduate Track “Cardiovascular Engineering”. Chair, 08/2019 - present. Department service.
  • Funding Incentive Seed Grant Program. Reviewer, 09/2017 - 09/2017. University service.
  • Academic Senate. Member, 07/2017 - 06/2020. University service.
  • University Research Council. Member and Reviewer, 07/01/2014 - 06/30/2017. University service.
  • Funding Incentive Seed Grant Program. Reviewer, 04/2012 - 04/2012. University service.
  • Board of examiners “Cardiac electrophysiology and biophysics” Bioengineering Department, University of Utah, USA . Member, 08/2008 - present. Department service.
  • Funding Incentive Seed Grant Program. Reviewer, 08/2007 - 07/2010. University service.

Affiliations

  • Center of Aging (CoA), Member, 08/2020 - present

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