Christopher D Batich

Christopher D Batich,

PROF

Department: EG-MATERIALS SCI ENGINEERING
Business Phone: (352) 392-6630
Business Email: cbati@ufl.edu

Accomplishments

Florida Inventors Hall of Fame election
2020 · Florida Inventors Hall of Fame

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2006-2007,2017-2021,2020-2022
EMA3066 Introduction to Organic Materials
2015,2017-2019,2019-2022,2021-2022
EMA6581 Polymeric Biomaterials
2006,2014-2019,2019-2021,2021
EMA6580 Science of Biomaterials I
2019-2020
EMA6920 Professional Development for Materials Science and Engineering
2019
EMA6941 Supervised Teaching
2007,2010-2014,2014-2019,2016-2019,2019
EMA3010 Materials
2016-2019
EGN4912 Engineering Directed Independent Research
2018
CHM7980 Research for Doctoral Dissertation
2018
CHM7979 Advanced Research
2008,2018
EMA6461 Polymer Characterization
2018
EMA4462 Polymer Characterization
2017
BME6971 Research for Master’s Thesis
2013,2015-2016
EMA4062 Biopolymers: Manufacture, Stability and Biocompatibility
2009,2012-2015,2015
EMA7980 Research for Doctoral Dissertation
2014-2015
EMA4061 Biomaterials: Structure and Properties
2015
EMA4914 Research in Materials Science and Engineering 2
2013-2014
EMA6936 Seminar in Materials Science and Engineering
2013
EMA6581C Polymeric Biomaterial
2012
EMA4161C Phys Prop of Polymers
2012
VME6905 Problems in Veterinary Medical Sciences
2011
EMA6910 Supervised Research
2009-2010
BME7980 Doctoral Research
2009
BME7979 Advanced Research
2009,2023
EMA6905 Individual Work in Materials Science and Engineering
2009
EMA7979 Advanced Research
2006-2007
EMA6938 Special Topics in Materials Science and Engineering

Research Profile

Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)

0000-0003-0419-6496

Publications

2023
Effects of Intraluminal Content on Esophageal Lesion Formation During Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation: Preliminary Data.
Circulation. Arrhythmia and electrophysiology. 16(12):672-674 [DOI] 10.1161/CIRCEP.123.012404. [PMID] 37970703.
2023
Semi-field evaluation of a novel controlled release device using transfluthrin as spatial repellent to prevent entry of mosquitoes into military tents
Current Research in Parasitology & Vector-Borne Diseases. 3 [DOI] 10.1016/j.crpvbd.2023.100113. [PMID] 36793495.
2021
Polystyrene microplastic contamination versus microplankton abundances in two lagoons of the Florida Keys.
Scientific reports. 11(1) [DOI] 10.1038/s41598-021-85388-y. [PMID] 33727619.
2020
Dissolution activation energy of a fluorapatite glass-ceramic veneer for dental applications.
Materials science & engineering. C, Materials for biological applications. 111 [DOI] 10.1016/j.msec.2020.110802. [PMID] 32279806.
2020
Effect of pH Cycling Frequency on Glass-Ceramic Corrosion.
Materials (Basel, Switzerland). 13(16) [DOI] 10.3390/ma13163655. [PMID] 32824815.
2020
Olfactometric Comparison of the Volatile Insecticide, Metofluthrin, Through Behavioral Responses of Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae).
Journal of medical entomology. 57(1):17-24 [DOI] 10.1093/jme/tjz160. [PMID] 31586442.
2019
A Low-Cost, Passive Release Device for the Surveillance and Control of Mosquitoes.
International journal of environmental research and public health. 16(9) [DOI] 10.3390/ijerph16091488. [PMID] 31035536.
2019
Antibacterial Properties of Charged TiN Surfaces for Dental Implant Application.
ChemistrySelect. 4(31):9185-9189 [DOI] 10.1002/slct.201901001. [PMID] 32149184.
2019
Carbodiimide Conjugation of Latent Transforming Growth Factor β1 to Superparamagnetic Iron Oxide Nanoparticles for Remote Activation.
International journal of molecular sciences. 20(13) [DOI] 10.3390/ijms20133190. [PMID] 31261853.
2019
Factors Affecting Short-Range Host-Seeking for the Yellow Fever Mosquito (Diptera: Culicidae).
Journal of medical entomology. 56(3):609-616 [DOI] 10.1093/jme/tjy230. [PMID] 30689913.
2018
A Novel Method to Eliminate Preservatives in Eye Drops.
Journal of ocular pharmacology and therapeutics : the official journal of the Association for Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 34(8):584-589 [DOI] 10.1089/jop.2018.0042. [PMID] 30321108.
2018
Detection and quantification of trace airborne transfluthrin concentrations via air sampling and thermal desorption gas chromatography-mass spectrometry.
Journal of chromatography. A. 1573:156-160 [DOI] 10.1016/j.chroma.2018.08.066. [PMID] 30224281.
2018
Gradual attenuation of a congenital extrahepatic portosystemic shunt with a self-retaining polyacrylic acid-silicone device in 6 dogs.
Veterinary surgery : VS. 47(5):722-728 [DOI] 10.1111/vsu.12797. [PMID] 29697147.
2016
An injectable capillary-like microstructured alginate hydrogel improves left ventricular function after myocardial infarction in rats.
International journal of cardiology. 220:149-54 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ijcard.2016.06.158. [PMID] 27379917.
2016
Assessment of the attenuation of an intra-abdominal vein by use of a silicone-polyacrylic acid gradual venous occlusion device in dogs and cats.
American journal of veterinary research. 77(6):653-7 [DOI] 10.2460/ajvr.77.6.653. [PMID] 27227505.
2016
In vitro development and evaluation of a polyacrylic acid-silicone device intended for gradual occlusion of portosystemic shunts in dogs and cats.
American journal of veterinary research. 77(3):315-22 [DOI] 10.2460/ajvr.77.3.315. [PMID] 26919604.
2015
Repurposed biological scaffolds: kidney to pancreas.
Organogenesis. 11(2):47-57 [DOI] 10.1080/15476278.2015.1067354. [PMID] 26252820.
2014
Synthesis of polymeric phosphonates for selective delivery of radionuclides to osteosarcoma.
Cancer biotherapy & radiopharmaceuticals. 29(7):273-82 [DOI] 10.1089/cbr.2014.1615. [PMID] 25111903.
2013
Detailed analysis of polymer response to delivery balloon expansion of drug-eluting stents versus bare metal stents.
EuroIntervention : journal of EuroPCR in collaboration with the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the European Society of Cardiology. 9(3):389-97 [DOI] 10.4244/EIJV9I3A62. [PMID] 23872653.
2013
Materials characterization of Feraheme/ferumoxytol and preliminary evaluation of its potential for magnetic fluid hyperthermia.
International journal of molecular sciences. 14(9):17501-10 [DOI] 10.3390/ijms140917501. [PMID] 24065092.
2012
A degradable, bioactive, gelatinized alginate hydrogel to improve stem cell/growth factor delivery and facilitate healing after myocardial infarction.
Medical hypotheses. 79(5):673-7 [DOI] 10.1016/j.mehy.2012.08.006. [PMID] 22939314.
2012
Changes to polymer surface of drug-eluting stents during balloon expansion.
JAMA. 307(20):2148-50 [DOI] 10.1001/jama.2012.4111. [PMID] 22618916.
2012
High field magnetic resonance microscopy of the human hippocampus in Alzheimer’s disease: quantitative imaging and correlation with iron.
NeuroImage. 59(2):1249-60 [DOI] 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2011.08.019. [PMID] 21867761.
2012
Mouse stem cells seeded into decellularized rat kidney scaffolds endothelialize and remodel basement membranes.
Organogenesis. 8(2):49-55 [DOI] 10.4161/org.20209. [PMID] 22692231.
2012
Polymer-coated cannulas for the reduction of backflow during intraparenchymal infusions.
Journal of materials science. Materials in medicine. 23(8):2037-46 [DOI] 10.1007/s10856-012-4652-0. [PMID] 22710955.
2011
Gelatinized copper-capillary alginate gel functions as an injectable tissue scaffolding system for stem cell transplants.
Journal of biomaterials science. Polymer edition. 22(12):1621-37 [DOI] 10.1163/092050610X519453. [PMID] 20699061.
2011
Monocyte chemotactic protein-1 promotes inflammatory vascular repair of murine carotid aneurysms via a macrophage inflammatory protein-1α and macrophage inflammatory protein-2-dependent pathway.
Circulation. 124(20):2243-52 [DOI] 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.111.036061. [PMID] 22007074.
2011
Preclinical evaluation of antimicrobial efficacy and biocompatibility of a novel bacterial barrier dressing.
Wounds : a compendium of clinical research and practice. 23(2):24-31 [PMID] 25881052.
2010
Nanopyramid surface plasmon resonance sensors.
Applied physics letters. 96(26) [PMID] 20661318.
2009
Embryonic stem cells proliferate and differentiate when seeded into kidney scaffolds.
Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : JASN. 20(11):2338-47 [DOI] 10.1681/ASN.2008111196. [PMID] 19729441.
2008
Magnetic nanoparticles as gene delivery agents: enhanced transfection in the presence of oscillating magnet arrays.
Nanotechnology. 19(40) [DOI] 10.1088/0957-4484/19/40/405102. [PMID] 21832609.
2007
Better use of existing knowledge.
Science (New York, N.Y.). 316(5831) [PMID] 17569843.
2007
Transient acid exposure increases sevelamer HCl phosphate binding.
Journal of pharmaceutical sciences. 96(8):2154-60 [PMID] 17506513.
2006
Evaluation of manufacturing variability, diffusion of filling solutions, and long-term maintenance of occlusion in silicone hydraulic occluders.
American journal of veterinary research. 67(8):1453-8 [PMID] 16881861.
2006
Molecular modeling studies of the binding characteristics of phosphates to sevelamer hydrochloride–assessing a novel technique to reduce phosphates contamination.
International journal of environmental research and public health. 3(2):202-8 [PMID] 16823094.
2006
Preoperative endovascular brain mapping for intraoperative volumetric image guidance: preliminary concept and feasibility in animal models.
Journal of neurosurgery. 104(4):566-73 [PMID] 16619661.
2006
Self-assembled copper-capillary alginate gel scaffolds with oligochitosan support embryonic stem cell growth.
Journal of biomedical materials research. Part A. 79(2):440-50 [PMID] 16941595.
2006
Structural modifications in chronic microwire electrodes for cortical neuroprosthetics: a case study.
IEEE transactions on neural systems and rehabilitation engineering : a publication of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. 14(2):217-21 [PMID] 16792298.
2005
Detection, identification and mapping of iron anomalies in brain tissue using X-ray absorption spectroscopy.
Journal of the Royal Society, Interface. 2(2):33-7 [PMID] 16849161.
2005
Effects of EGF and bFGF on irradiated parotid glands.
Annals of biomedical engineering. 33(5):685-95 [PMID] 15981868.
2005
Folate conjugated fluorescent silica nanoparticles for labeling neoplastic cells.
Journal of nanoscience and nanotechnology. 5(6):899-904 [PMID] 16060150.
2005
In situ characterization and mapping of iron compounds in Alzheimer’s disease tissue.
Journal of Alzheimer's disease : JAD. 7(4):267-72 [PMID] 16131727.
2004
A potential iron-based mechanism for enhanced deposition of amyloid plaques due to cognitive stimulation in Alzheimer disease.
Journal of neuropathology and experimental neurology. 63(6):674-5 [PMID] 15217095.
2004
Effect of molar mass of an experimental primer on shear bond strength to dentin.
Journal of biomedical materials research. Part B, Applied biomaterials. 70(2):384-8 [PMID] 15264323.
2003
Tissue adhesion to bioactive glass-coated silicone tubing in a rat model of peritoneal dialysis catheters and catheter tunnels.
Kidney international. 63(2):702-8 [PMID] 12631137.
2002
Improved method of recombinant AAV2 delivery for systemic targeted gene therapy.
Molecular therapy : the journal of the American Society of Gene Therapy. 6(1):106-12 [PMID] 12095310.
1997
Materials used in urological devices.
Journal of long-term effects of medical implants. 7(1):1-28 [PMID] 10173037.
1996
In vitro measurement of silicone bleed from breast implants.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery. 97(4):756-64 [PMID] 8628770.
1996
Macrophage-silicone interactions in women with breast prostheses.
Current topics in microbiology and immunology. 210:245-52 [PMID] 8565562.
1996
Silicone degradation reactions.
Current topics in microbiology and immunology. 210:13-23 [PMID] 8565551.
1994
System for the pH-dependent release of a dye in model dental restorations.
Journal of dental research. 73(12):1833-40 [PMID] 7814755.
1993
TDA release from polyurethane covered breast implants may be a problem.
Journal of biomedical materials research. 27(9) [PMID] 8126019.
1991
Water and abrasive effects on three-body wear of composites.
Journal of dental research. 70(7):1074-81 [PMID] 1829738.
1990
Connective tissue repair in circumferential periodontal defects in dogs following use of a biodegradable membrane.
Journal of clinical periodontology. 17(4):243-8 [PMID] 2347949.
1989
The effect of exercise on the circumvaginal muscles in postpartum women.
Journal of nurse-midwifery. 34(1):8-14 [PMID] 2926518.
1989
Toxic hydrolysis product from a biodegradable foam implant.
Journal of biomedical materials research. 23(A3 Suppl):311-9 [PMID] 2613741.
1988
New attachment formation following controlled tissue regeneration using biodegradable membranes.
Journal of periodontology. 59(1):1-6 [PMID] 3422287.
1988
The dynamic characteristics of the circumvaginal muscles.
Journal of obstetric, gynecologic, and neonatal nursing : JOGNN. 17(3):194-201 [PMID] 3392622.
1986
Custom-made vaginal balloons for strengthening circumvaginal musculature.
Biomaterials, medical devices, and artificial organs. 14(3-4):239-48 [PMID] 3814716.

Grants

Nov 2022 – Aug 2023
Evaluation of a nanoparticle encapsulated permethrin formulation against three species of adult mosquitoes: Aedes aegypti, Culex quinquefasciatus and Anopheles quadrimaculatus.
Role: Co-Project Director/Principal Investigator
Funding: FL DEPT OF AG AND CON SER AG ENV SVC
Nov 2022 – Aug 2023
Towards a Shelf-stable Artificial Blood-meal Powder for Mosquitoes (Project Year 2)
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: FL DEPT OF AG AND CON SER AG ENV SVC
Sep 2022 ACTIVE
Novel?coated?nanostructured implant surfaces to increase osseointegration and decrease peri-implantitis in a physiologic rat model
Role: Project Manager
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIDCR
Dec 2021 – Jan 2023
Evaluate airborne concentrations of spatial repellents
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: BAYER AG
Oct 2021 – Sep 2022
Evaluation of a nanoparticle encapsulated permethrin formulation against three species of adult mosquitoes: Aedes aegypti, Culex quinquefasciatus and Anopheles quadrimaculatus.
Role: Co-Project Director/Principal Investigator
Funding: FL DEPT OF AG AND CON SER AG ENV SVC
Oct 2021 – Sep 2022
Towards a Shelf-stable Artificial Blood-meal Powder for Mosquitoes
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: FL DEPT OF AG AND CON SER AG ENV SVC
Dec 2020 – Sep 2021
An Improved Artificial Blood-meal for Mosquitoes
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: FL DEPT OF AG AND CON SER AG ENV SVC
Oct 2019 – Aug 2021
Development of Tent Entrance Protective Devices
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: US DEPT OF AG AG RES SVC via ARMED FORCES PEST MANAGEMENT BOARD
Feb 2019 – Aug 2019
Development of Tent Entrance Protective Devices
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: US DEPT OF AG AG RES SVC via ARMED FORCES PEST MANAGEMENT BOARD
Jul 2018 – Jun 2019
Advancing a standard artificial blood-meal for mosquitoes
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: FL DEPT OF AG AND CONSUMER SER
Jul 2017 – Jun 2018
Development of a standard artificial blood-meal for mosquitoes
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: FL DEPT OF AG AND CONSUMER SER
Jul 2017 – Jun 2018
Evaluating pyrethroids in a novel type of olfactometer
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: FL DEPT OF AG AND CONSUMER SER
Feb 2017 – Apr 2017
Larvicide Formulation
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: FL INSECT CONTROL GROUP
Aug 2016 – Jun 2017
Development of a robust olfactometer for testing mosquito control agents
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: FL DEPT OF AG AND CONSUMER SER
Jun 2016 – Sep 2021
Novel coatings to minimize surface degradation and fracture susceptibility of dental ceramics
Role: Project Manager
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIDCR
May 2015 – Dec 2018
Spatial Repellent System for Long-Term, Passive Release, for the Deployed Warfighter Protection
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: US ARMY
Jan 2015 – Jun 2018
Sustained Release of Repellent for Flying Insects
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: PEST NATURAL
May 2012 – May 2019
Florida High Tech Corridor Council Matching Grants Program
Role: Project Manager
Funding: UNIV OF CENTRAL FLORIDA via FL HIGH TECH CORRIDOR CNCL
Apr 2007 ACTIVE
Center of Excellence – Center for Nano-Biosensors
Role: Project Manager
Funding: STATE UNIV SYS OF FL BOARD OF GOVERNORS
Sep 2005 – Sep 2020
Revenue for endowed professorship for Grodsky Proffesorships
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: UF FOUNDATION

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 392-6630
Emails:
Business:
cbati@ufl.edu
Addresses:
Business Mailing:
PO Box 116400
GAINESVILLE FL 32611
Business Street:
549 GALE LEMERAND DR
GAINESVILLE FL 32611