Ranu Jung and graduate student iian Black granted new patent

On May 14th, Dr. Ranu Jung and graduate student iian Black were granted a new patent. Patent #US10286207B2 is a new, simple-to-use self-closing microchannel array design. Patent abstract: Devices and methods for implanting neural interface technology in mammals are...

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BME alumni present NIROS Technology at eMerge Americas

Christopher Estrella ’18, MS ’19 and Nicole Sevilla ’17  said eMerge Americas was the perfect environment for them to present NIROS Technology. The duo is part of the executive team behind NIROS Technology. The company, founded by associate professor Anuradha...

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Spring 2019 Graduation

On Wednesday, May 1st, forty-four students proudly graduated from our department with a bachelor's in biomedical engineering, and four students graduated with a master's in biomedical engineering. We are proud to announce the successes of all of our graduating...

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Norman Weldon Scholarship Recipients 2019

Congratulations to our 2019 Norman Weldon Scholarship recipients! Our department has established this award for undergraduate students to participate in faculty research during the summer. The awards are intended to support students with an interest in pursuing a...

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Sharan Ramaswamy selected for Fullbright award to Sweden

Associate professor Sharan Ramaswamy has been selected for a Fullbright award to Sweden. The Fullbright Program aims to increase mutual understanding between people of the United States and people of other countries. Ramaswamy will be joining the flagship...

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BME students present research to industry professionals

Doctoral students from the BME department representing the Cardiovascular Matrix Remodeling (CMRL) and the Tissue Engineered Mechanics, Imaging and Materials (TEMIM) laboratories, alongside a team of senior biomedical engineering undergraduates, had the opportunity to...

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Worlds Ahead Graduate Giselle Valdes

Degree: Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering College/School: College of Engineering & Computing Giselle Valdes became caretaker for her grandmother, who has Alzheimer’s, and her mother, who has multiple sclerosis. This inspired Giselle to research genetic...

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Senior Design Spring 2019

On Friday, April 12th, our BME undergraduate seniors participated in oral presentations showcasing their Senior Design Projects. Additionally, seniors participated in a college-wide Project Showcase on April 18th. Graduating seniors showcased their research to...

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Graduate student Maedeh Mozneb wins 3MT awards

Congratulations to graduate student Maedeh Mozneb for placing third in the state-wide 3MT competition, and second in the university-wide 3MT competition. We are proud to announce that Maedeh was also awarded the People's Choice award in both the university-wide and...

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Day with Industry Spring 2019

On April 10th, our department hosted “Day with Industry” in which we welcomed industry professionals from South Florida. Companies included Biorep, BioRASI, InnFocus, Texas Instrument, Medtronic, Zimmer Biomet, Tissue Tech, SHL Group, ImmunoSite, and Coulter...

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