- Tuesday, 18 April 2017 11:21
Researchers from UT Austin’s Department of Biomedical Engineering have discovered a previously unknown mechanism of membrane fission.
- Thursday, 13 April 2017 10:06
Peppas is one of 228 new members elected this year. They include some of the world’s most accomplished scholars, scientists, writers and artists.
- Wednesday, 05 April 2017 09:50
She was awarded for her project "Systems Immunology Approach to Memory T Cell Immune Engineering."
- Wednesday, 05 April 2017 10:03
The Society for Biomaterials (SFB) has recognized two current students and one alum for outstanding research at their 2017 Annual Meeting & Exposition.
- Tuesday, 04 April 2017 09:31
Shelly Sakiyama-Elbert has been awarded the 2017 Clemson Award for Basic Research, the highest research recognition awarded by the Society For Biomaterials.
- Monday, 27 March 2017 09:08
How disease progresses at the cellular level is important for researchers to understand in order to develop improved drug delivery methods and treatments. Professor Jeanne Stachowiak’s lab is interested in what drives membrane traffic, the essential cellular process by which molecular cargo is transported.
- Thursday, 23 March 2017 10:16
- Monday, 20 March 2017 14:59
The National Science Foundation (NSF) has announced its Graduate Fellowship recipients for 2017. Several current students and recent alumni of the Department of Biomedical Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin have received fellowships that will allow them to pursue graduate studies in the biomedical field.
With help from Texas 4000, BME Researchers Focus on Improved Prostate and Colorectal Cancer Treatments
- Thursday, 09 March 2017 10:20
Hyun Jung Kim and Tim Yeh have each received $25,000 in seed grants to fund cancer-related research from Texas 4000.
- Friday, 17 February 2017 15:05
The John Hopkins Center for Nanomedicine honored Professor Nicholas A. Peppas with their inaugural Pioneer of Nanomedicine Award on February 17, 2017.
- Wednesday, 15 February 2017 14:56
“The most surprising part of our work is that the living brain tissue, the biological system, really doesn’t mind having an artificial device around for months.”
- Wednesday, 01 February 2017 10:56
Sandra Zhi, a BME senior graduating in 2017, was a finalist for this year’s First-Year Interest Group (FIG) Facilitator Award.
- Wednesday, 11 January 2017 12:05
Driven by a desire to help cure diseases like the ones he had seen up close, Knowlan established the Carl Hagen Knowlan Endowed Excellence Fund in the BME Department.
- Friday, 16 December 2016 09:54
Alum Jennifer L. West has been named a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors. West is the the Fitzpatrick Family University Professor of Engineering and associate dean for Ph.D. Education in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Duke University.
- Tuesday, 13 December 2016 14:24
The Cockrell School of Engineering has recognized undergraduate student Franz Belz with a 2017 Student Leadership Award.