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Thursday, September 19

2024 Society for Biomaterials Southwest Regional Meeting

8:00AM - 5:00PM

Thursday, September 19

2024 Society for Biomaterials Southwest Regional Meeting

8:00AM - 5:00PM

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Read Now: 2024 Edition of Pulse Magazine

Embark on the journey of a Ph.D. candidate pioneering advancements in health care applications of Artificial Intelligence, peer into the realm of imaging & informatics--uncovering the latest insights and breakthroughs, and delve into the vibrant tapestry of student-led initiatives that foster friendships and create communities within biomedical engineering.

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Gracie Vargas and Rebecca Richards-Kortum hold their awards while standing in the UT Club at DKR Stadium.

Academy of Distinguished Biomedical Engineers Recognizes Trailblazers

The UT Austin Department of Biomedical Engineering held its second-ever Academy of Distinguished Biomedical Engineers in early May. The historic occasion recognized Cockrell Engineers who made a considerable contribution to the field of biomedical engineering and UT Austin Engineering as a whole.

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Stretchable E-Skin Could Give Robots Human-Level Touch Sensitivity

A first-ever stretchy electronic skin could equip robots and other devices with the same softness and touch sensitivity as human skin, opening up new possibilities to perform tasks that require a great deal of precision and control of force.

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Nanshu Lu Inducted into AIMBE

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Peppas Among 50 Scientists in Biomedical Engineering Advancements Study

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