Baris U. Agar
Research Assistant

Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
10 W. 33rd Street
Chicago, IL 60616
phone: (312) 567 3522

agarbar@iit.edu

Current Research Activities

  • Utilization of insulin infusion pumps in diabetic patients: Assessment of pump performance for different infusion sites (e.g. subcutaneous vs. intraperitoneal) and for various control strategies.

  • Mathematical modeling of metabolic pathways of glucose and free fatty acid (FFA) utilization in skeletal muscle.
  • Development of various advanced computational tools to interpret experimental data and to analyze the dynamics of mathematical models.