News & Highlights

BME grad students receive IGERT fellowships

BME grad students Omar Banda and Andrea Lee have been selected as 2015 IGERT fellows. Banda is doing his PhD in John Slater's lab studying biofunctional materials and cellular engineering. Lee is doing her PhD in Dawn Elliott's lab investigating the mechanics of...

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Mining for biomedical information

Hagit Shatkay and Chandra Kambhamettu in computer and information sciences have received a grant from the National Library of Medicine to apply to biomedical research the principle of “computational glancing."   Read...

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Google glass explorer

Jingyi Yu, in collaboration with Steven Stanhope, explores the use of computer vision to enable better health care.  Read more

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Engineering video contest

UD's College of Engineering invites students to participate in a National Academy of Engineering video contest that focuses on the century’s challenges and solutions.  Read...

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Detecting dangerous chemicals

Mark Mirotznik's lab is working with the Army Research Office to engineer nanoplasmonic surfaces — materials structured at the atomic scale to interact with light in unusual and specific ways.  Read...

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Cell and tissue engineering

John Slater joined UD as an assistant professor of biomedical engineering in fall 2013. His lab focuses on implementing biomimetic materials for cell and tissue engineering applications. For cell engineering applications, Slater investigates how biophysical and...

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