Past BioE Seminars


Thursday, March 3, 2016

Cells as Smart Materials: Dissecting and Reverse-Engineering Mechaniobiological Units

Sanjay Kumar - Professor and Associate Chair of Bioengineering, UC Berkeley

Thursday, February 25, 2016

Cells Feel the Force...Then They Don't

Thomas Barker - Associate Professor, Georgia Institute of Technology

Shyni Varghese

Thursday, February 4, 2016

Unraveling the Impact of Extracellular Matrix on Stem Cell Commitment and Fibrosis

Shyni Varghese - Associate Professor, Bioengineering, UC San Diego

Thursday, January 21, 2016

Ideal Protein Materials with Genetic Code Expansion

Ryan Mehl - Assoicate Professor, Biochemistry and Biophysics Department at Oregon State Universtiy

Thursday, January 14, 2016

Innovative Systems for Effective Delivery of Therapeutics

Samir Mitragotri - Professor, Chemical Engineering, University of California, Santa Barbara


Joyce Wong

Thursday, December 3, 2015

Biomaterial Strategies to Detect and Treat Cardiovascular Disease

Joyce Wong - Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Boston University

Benjamin Keselowsky

Thursday, November 12, 2015

Biomaterial-based Immune Modulation for Type 1 Diabetes

Benjamin Keselowsky - Associate Professor, Biomedical Engineering, University of Florida

John Sampson

Thursday, October 29, 2015

Translational Immunotherapy for Brain Tumors: Bugs, BiTEs, and Oil – Turning Knowledge Into Money

John Sampson - Professor & Chair, Department of Neurosurgery, Duke University

Jason Burdick

Thursday, October 15, 2015

Engineering Hydrogels for Cardiac Repair

Jason Burdick - Professor, Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania

Jessica Houston

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Instrument and application development for fluorescence lifetime measurements with flow cytometry

Jessica Houston - Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical Materials Engineering, New Mexico State University