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Dr. Anna Nagle

Anna Nagle
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Talwar College of Engineering and Computer Sciences

Phone: 260.422.5561, ext. 3481


Office: Zollner 154

My Office Hours

MW: 1:15 – 3:15 pm
TR: 2 – 3 pm
F: 1 – 3 pm

I will also meet by appointment, virtually or in person. Contact me to inquire about my availability.

Classes I Teach

BME 3500: Biomechanics
BME 3200: Thermodynamics/ Fluid dynamics/ Heat transfer
BME 3250: Thermodynamics & Fluids Lab
BME 4973 and 4974: BME Senior Project I and II
EGR 1500: Computer Programming for Engineers
EGR 2000: Engineering communication
EGR 3430: Applied Probability and Statistics
MA 2430: Probability and Statistics for Engineers

My Academic Advising Roles

Biomedical Engineering

Educational Background

  • Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering, The University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, OH 2006-2015
  • B.S., Biomedical Engineering with honors, The University of Iowa Iowa City, IA 2001- 2005

Professional Experience

  • Post-doctoral Fellow, Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering Virginia Commonwealth University Richmond, VA 2015-Present
  • Research Assistant, Department of Research Palmer College of Chiropractic Davenport, IA 2005-2006


For up-to-date statistics on citations, please see Dr. Nagle’s Google Scholar profile at

Selected publications:

  • Anna Nagle, Adam Klausner, Jary Varghese, Rachel Bernardo, Andrew Colhoun, Wayne Barbee, Laura Carucci, and John Speich, “Quantification of bladder wall biomechanics during urodynamics: A methodologic investigation using ultrasound.” Journal of Biomechanics. 61 (2017) p. 232-241.
  • Anna Nagle, John Speich, Stefan De Wachter, Peter Ghamarian, David Le, Andrew Colhoun, Paul Ratz, Wayne Barbee, and Adam Klausner, “Non-invasive characterization of real-time bladder sensation using accelerated hydration and a novel sensation meter: an initial experience.” Neururology and Urodynamics. 36 (2017) p.1417-1426.
  • Fong Ming Hooi, Anna Nagle, Swetha Subramanian, and T. Douglas Mast, “Analysis of tissue changes, measurement system effects, and motion artifacts in echo decorrelation imaging” Journal of the Acoustic Society of America. 137(2015) p.585-597.
  • Anna Nagle, Matthew Barker, Steven Kleeman, Balakrishna Haridas, and T. Douglas Mast, “Passive biomechanical properties of human cadaveric levator ani muscle at low strains.” Journal of Biomechanics. 47 (2014) p. 583-586.

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