- Monday, 05 October 2015 14:31
Heidi Culver, a graduate student working with Professor Nicholas Peppas, has received a Donald D. Harrington Fellowship, the highest graduate fellowship award given by The University of Texas at Austin.
- Monday, 28 September 2015 10:28
A team of students from The University of Texas at Austin has developed an award-winning low-cost patient monitor focused on improving global health.
- Thursday, 10 September 2015 13:27
Two faculty members within the Department of Biomedical Engineering have been promoted. Dr. Aaron Baker has been promoted to associate professor and Dr. Andrew Dunn has been promoted to full professor. Both have made a significant impact on the department's culture of innovation, teaching, and research.
- Tuesday, 08 September 2015 14:21
Andrew Dunn received a $100,000 seed grant through the UT System Neuroscience and Neurotechnology Research Institute as part of an initiative to jump-start multidisciplinary research on the human brain.
- Thursday, 03 September 2015 16:58
A team of researchers, led by Professor Jeanne Stachowiak, have discovered a previously unrecognized mechanism for how cells regulate the shape and content of their membranes. Their findings were published in Nature Communications.
- Friday, 28 August 2015 14:42
Salma Ayoub, a biomedical engineering graduate student working with Professor Michael Sacks, has won the Novus Biologicals Fall 2015 Scholarship and been selected for the NextProf Fall Engineering Workshop.
- Friday, 28 August 2015 09:07
The university is launching its first health care engineering institute dedicated to developing technologies and treatments that will immediately improve patient quality of life.
- Thursday, 27 August 2015 09:54
The development of an innovative super-resolution microscope could help researchers better understand cancer.
- Tuesday, 25 August 2015 14:22
In the 2015 Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU), which evaluates more than 1,200 international higher education institutions, the Cockrell School maintained its standing as one of the top five best engineering programs in the world.
- Friday, 21 August 2015 09:32
Renowned biomedical and chemical engineer Nicholas Peppas is stepping down as chair of the Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME) in the Cockrell School of Engineering.
- Thursday, 20 August 2015 12:03
Raiyan Zaman, who received her Ph.D in biomedical engineering from The University of Texas at Austin in 2011, has been selected to become an associate of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine Science Council Associates Mentorship Program.
- Monday, 03 August 2015 14:22
The American Heart Association has awarded Professor Janet Zoldan with a National Scientist Development Grant to treat peripheral artery disease (PAD).
- Friday, 31 July 2015 14:59
- Friday, 31 July 2015 10:57
The Controlled Release Society (CRS) recognized Professor Nicholas Peppas for exceptional lifetime contributions to delivery science at their 2015 Annual Meeting in Edinburgh, Scotland.