LEONARD PEASE portrait
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine
  • Affiliated Faculty of the Asia Center
  • Entrepreneurial Faculty Scholar
  • Adjunct Associate Professor, Chemical Engineering

Research Keywords

  • Medical or Diagnostic Imaging
  • Mathematical Modeling
  • Eosinophilic esophagitis
  • Energy Engineering
  • Biomass Fuels

Presentations

  • American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) 2013 Annual Meeting, The Influence of Human Social Networks on Engineering Education in the Free Forum on Engineering Education. San Francisco, CA. Other, Presented, 11/07/2013.
  • American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) 2013 Annual Meeting, Influence of Human Social Networks on Academic Performance and Retention, Invited Talk in the Session Inspired by Phil Wankat. San Francisco, CA. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 11/04/2013.
  • Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) 2013 Gastrointestinal Adsorption of 99mTc-Heparin: A Radiocontrast Agent For Eosinophilic Inflammation. Seattle, WA. Other, Presented, 09/28/2013.
  • Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) 2013 Development of Insulin Aggregates As Targeted Ultrasound Contrast Agents. Seattle, WA. Other, Presented, 09/27/2013.
  • University of Utah Graduate Seminar, Fall 2013, Ultrasound Contrast Agents, 3D Printing and Eosinophilic Esophagitis. Salt Lake City, UT. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 09/18/2013.
  • International Eosinophil Society (IES) 2013 Meeting, Most Eosinophils Are Undergoing Cytolysis In Eosinophilic Esophagitis. Oxford, UK. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 07/2013.
  • Digestive Disease Week (DDW) 2013, MBP-1 Specific Ultrasound Contrast Agents: A New Approach to Noninvasively Detect Eosinophilic Esophagitis Associated Inflammation. Orlando FL. Highlighted in guided tour as one of 9 selected posters on EoE. This work received a “Distinguished Poster Award”. Other, Presented, 05/19/2013.
  • Digestive Disease Week (DDW) 2013, Eosinophil Degranulation Patterns and Activation States in Eosinophilic Esophagitis. Orlando, FL. Other, Presented, 05/19/2013.
  • Digestive Disease (DDW) 2013, Biodistribution of Orally Administered 99mTc-Heparin: A Radiolabeled Contrast Agent for Eosinophilic Esophagitis Associated Inflammation. Orlando, FL. Other, Presented, 05/18/2013.
  • ACCESS 2013, Determination of Dietary Starch Dynamic Viscosities for Bolus Modeling. Salt Lake City, April 19, 2013. Other, Presented, 04/19/2013.
  • 16th International Drug Delivery Systems Symposium, Detection of Eosinophilic Esophagitis Associated Inflammation Using 99mTc-heparin. Salt Lake City, UT. Other, Presented, 02/2013.
  • 16th International Drug Delivery Systems Symposium, Non-ideal Thermodynamic Effects on Mass Transfer in Polymeric Micelle Nanocontainers for Cancer Drug Delivery. Salt Lake City, UT. Other, Presented, 02/2013.
  • AIChE 2012 Annual Meeting, Synthesis and Characterization of Biomimetic Echogenic Microparticles for Use as Ultrasound Contrast Agents. Pittsburgh, PA. Other, Presented, 11/01/2012.
  • American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) 2012 Annual Meeting, Imaging Echogenic Microparticles in the Gastrointestinal Tract: Demonstration of a New Class of Ultrasound Contrast Agents for Noninvasive Diagnosis of Eosinophil Esophagitis. Pittsburgh, PA. Other, Presented, 11/01/2012.
  • Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) 2012, Novel Ultrasound Contrast Agent for Noninvasive Diagnosis of Eosinophil Esophagitis. Atlanta, GA. Other, Presented, 10/2012.
  • Digestive Disease Week (DDW) 2012 Phenotypically Differentiated Biopsy Selection Improves EoE Diagnostic Power. San Diego, CA. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 05/2012.
  • Viral Safety for Biologicals in IBC’s Biopharmaceutical Development & Production Week, Electrospray Differential Mobility Analysis (ES-DMA): An emerging technology for viral identification, characterization and clearance. San Diego, CA. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 02/27/2012.
  • AIChE Annual Meeting Process Analytical Technology for Recombinant Pandemic Flu Vaccines: Viral Ultrastructure, Aggregation, and Binding. Minneapolis, MN. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 10/19/2011.
  • Digestive Disease Week (DDW) 2011 Patchy Eosinophil Infiltration in An Eosinophilic Esophagectomy with Implications for Clinical Biopsy Ascertainment of EoE Patients. Chicago, IL. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 05/2011.
  • 15th International Symposium on Recent Advances in Drug Delivery Systems, Electrostatic Delivery of Size Separated Nanoparticles to Live Cell Culture. Salt Lake City, UT. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 02/14/2011.
  • AIChE Annual Meeting Rapid Characterization of the Length Distribution of Carbon Nanotubes. Salt Lake City, UT. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 11/10/2010.
  • AIChE Annual Meeting Cellular Viability After Electrostatic Deposition of Electrosprayed Nanoparticles. Salt Lake City, UT. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 11/10/2010.
  • Brigham Young University Chemical Engineering Graduate Seminar Characterization of Bionanomaterials. Provo, UT. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 01/14/2010.

Languages

  • English, fluent.
  • Japanese, functional.
  • Korean, fluent.
  • Mandarin Chinese, functional.

Geographical Regions of Interest

  • Central Asia
  • Eastern Asia
  • Northern Europe
  • Oceania

Publications

  • Hedieh Saffari, Jeffrey A. Krysten, Courtney Gonzalez, Fredric C. Clayton, Kristin M. Leiferman, Gerald J. Gleich, Kathryn A. Peterson, Leonard F. Pease III, 99mTechnetium Labeled Heparin: A New Approach to Detect Eosinophilic Esophagitis Associated Inflammation, Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 132 (2013) 1446-1448. Published, 07/2013.
    http://download.journals.elsevierhealth.com/pdfs/j...
  • Hedieh Saffari, Kathryn A. Peterson, John Fang, Carolin Teman, Gerald J. Gleich, Leonard F. Pease III, Patchy Eosinophil Distributions In An Eosinophilic Esophagitis Esophagectomy Specimen: Implications for Endoscopic Biopsy, Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 130 (2012) 798-800. Cover article. Published, 12/2012.
    http://download.journals.elsevierhealth.com/pdfs/j...
  • HyeongGon Kang, Matthew L. Clarke, Silvia H. De Paoli Lacerda, Alamgir Karim, Leonard F. Pease III, Jeeseong Hwang, Multimodal Optical Studies of Single and Clustered Colloidal Quantum Dots for the Long-term Optical Property Evaluation of Quantum Dot-based Molecular Imaging Phantoms, 3 (2012) 1312-1325. Published, 06/2012.
    http://www.opticsinfobase.org/boe/abstract.cfm?uri...
  • Hedieh Saffari, Alexander Malugin, Hamid Ghandehari, Leonard F. Pease III, Electrostatic Deposition of Nanoparticles into Live Cell Culture Using An Electrospray Differential Mobility Analyzer, Journal of Aerosol Science 48 (2012) 56-62. Published, 06/2012.
    http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S...
  • Hedieh Saffari, Alexander Malugin, Hamid Ghandehari, Leonard F. Pease III, Electrostatic Deposition of Nanoparticles into Live Cell Culture Using An Electrospray Differential Mobility Analyzer, Journal of Aerosol Science 48 (2012) 56-62. Published, 06/2012.
    http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S...
  • Suvajyoti Guha, Leonard F. Pease III, Kurt A. Brorson, Michael J. Tarlov, Michael R. Zachariah, Evaluation of Electrospray Differential Mobility Analysis for Virus Particle Analysis: Potential Applications for Biomanufacturing, Journal of Virological Methods 178 (2011) 201-208. Published, 12/2011.
    http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S...
  • Leonard F. Pease III, Physical Analysis of Virus Particles Using Electrospray Differential Mobility Analysis, Trends in Biotechnology 30 (2011) 216-224. Invited Review. Published, 12/2011.
    http://www.cell.com/trends/biotechnology/abstract/...
  • Madhuvanthi Kandadai, Rajasekhar Anumolu, Xiaojun Wang, Durairaj Baskaran, Leonard F. Pease III, Dmitry Bedrov, Grant D. Smith, Jimmy W. Mays, Jules J. Magda, Polypeptide Grafted Hyaluronan: A Self-assembling Comb-branched Polymer Constructed from Biological Components, European Polymer Journal 47 (2011) 2022-2027. Published, 10/2011.
    http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S...
  • De-Hao Tsai, Daniel I. Lipin, Suvajyoti Guha, Jeremy I. Feldblyum, Kenneth D. Cole, Kurt A. Brorson, Michael R. Zachariah, Michael J. Tarlov, Anton P. J. Middelberg, Leonard F. Pease III, Process Analytical Technology for Recombinant Pandemic Flu Vaccines: Viral Ultrastructure, Aggregation, and Binding, Proceedings of the American Institute of Chemical Engineering 2011 Annual Meeting. CD-ROM. New York: AIChE, 2011. Published, 08/2011.
    http://www3.aiche.org/Proceedings/Abstract.aspx?Pa...
  • Leonard F. Pease III, Optimizing the Yield and Selectivity of High Purity Nanoparticle Clusters, Journal of Nanoparticle Research 13 (2011) 2157-2172. Published, 08/2011.
    http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11051-...
  • Leonard F. Pease III, De-Hao Tsai, Kurt A. Brorson, Suvajyoti Guha, Michael R. Zachariah, Michael J. Tarlov, Physical Characterization of Viral Ultra Structure, Stability, and Integrity, Analytical Chemistry 83 (2011) 1753-1759. Published, 02/2011.
    http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/ac1030094
  • Leonard F. Pease III, Mirco Sorci, Suvajyoti Guha, De-Hao Tsai, Michael R. Zachariah, Michael J. Tarlov, Georges Belfort, Probing the Nucleus Model for Oligomer Formation During Insulin Amyloid Fibrilogenesis, Biophysical Journal 99 (2010) 3979-3985. Published, 12/2010.
    http://www.cell.com/biophysj/abstract/S0006-3495%2...
  • Leonard F. Pease III, Jeremy I. Feldblyum, Silvia H. DePaoli Lacaerda, Rajesekhar Anumolu, Peter B. Yim, Matthew L. Clarke, HyeongGon Kang, Jeeseong Hwang, Structural Analysis of Soft Multicomponent Nanoparticle Clusters, ACS Nano 4 (2010) 6982-6988. Published, 11/2010.
    http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/nn102106f
  • Leonard F. Pease III, De-Hao Tsai, Rebecca A. Zangmeister, Joshua L. Hertz, Michael R. Zachariah, Michael J. Tarlov, Packing and Size Determination of Colloidal Nanoclusters, Langmuir 26 (2010) 11384-11390. Published, 05/2010.
    http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/la100839t