Senn Physics Teacher Mr. Hernandez featured in UIC's Biomedical Engineering Summer Research Program

Mr. Irving Hernandez, a first generation Mexican American and Senn High School physics teacher made the home Web Page of UIC's Biomedical Engineering Summer Research program! 
BEST (Biomedical Engineering Experience for Teachers) Researcher – Acoustics & Vibrations
  • Conducted research under Thomas J. Royston’s Laboratory – Chair of Biomedical Engineering in UIC
  • Research concentration – Hyperpolarized Xenon MRI & Transformation Acousto-Elastography
  • Spent Six weeks conducting research in a laboratory, attending teacher support workshops, attending course related lectures, laboratory training, working with undergrad/grad students, collecting data, creating a new scientific framework, and transitioning it into a Post – Secondary Education Physics Curriculum