Senior Design Project Showcase Spring 2018

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On Friday, April 20th, undergraduate seniors from the College of Engineering and Computing participated in the college’s first annual Senior Design Project Showcase. Over 500 graduating seniors showcased their research to faculty, friends, and family. The senior design projects are a reflection of the students’ efforts and serves as their capstone undergraduate experience. This event […]

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FIU BME Hosts 9th Annual ICEBEM Conference

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On April 14th and 15th, FIU BME hosted the 9th Annual International Conference on Ethics in Biology, Engineering, and Medicine. The mission of the conference is to bring together biomedical engineers, scientists, clinicians, philosophers, lawyers, and entrepreneurs to engage in a dialogue about the ethical challenges that are posed during this period of technological advancement […]

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Graduate Students Inspiring Future Biomedical Engineers

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Graduate students Teshaun Francis and Andres Pena speak to freshmen engineering students about Biomedical Engineering as a field of study. We look forward to welcoming new biomedical engineers next semester!

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Undergraduate Students Selected for MIT Summer Research Program

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Two of our BME undergraduate students have been selected to participate in the prestigious MIT Summer Research Program. Seniors Karla Montejo and Giselle Valdes will spend 10 weeks in Cambridge, Massachusetts conducting research in their respective fields. It is a fully funded research program across several STEM departents at MIT. Karla will be working on […]

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Dr. Ranu Jung Inducted as NAI Fellow

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On April 5th, Dr. Jung was inducted as a fellow to the National Academy of Inventors. Congratulations to Dr. Ranu Jung on this prestigious accomplishment! To read about NAI Fellows, click here.

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BME Undergraduate Students Win Awards at CURFIU

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Undergraduate students Luis Herran and Valentina Dargam presented their projects at the 2018 Conference for Undergraduate Research at FIU (CURFIU). The conference is a university-wide showcase open to FIU students from any major to show off their work. We are proud to announce that both Luis and Valentina presented outstanding research that earned awards at […]

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Celebrating Women in BME with Graduate Student Sana Nasim

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Throughout the month of March, we celebrate women from around the world who are empowering and inspiring. We had the opportunity to interview Graduate Student, Sana Nasim, to hear about her background, and what it’s like to be a successful woman in a male dominated field. Where are you from? I was born and raised in […]

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FIU BME Students Invited to Organize and Participate in Pittcon 2018

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This year marks the 69th annual Pittcon, the Pittsburgh Conference on Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy, where over 13,000 guests were welcomed. Pittcon is the world’s leading annual conference and expo on laboratory science. The conference offers a unique opportunity for a hands-on experience featuring the latest innovations. Pittcon offers attendees a chance to network […]

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BME Celebrates International Women’s Day

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Today, we celebrate International Women’s Day! We would like to celebrate by featuring our female faculty. Dr. Ranu Jung, Chair and Professor of biomedical engineering, is a renowned researcher who focuses on the development of biologically inspired technologies to interface with the nervous system to repair and promote recovery of lost function after trauma or […]

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Engineering Expo 2018

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On Friday, February 23, 2018, FIU’s College of Engineering and Computing hosted its 17th annual Engineering Expo. The Engineering Expo is the college’s premier community outreach event organized annually and welcoming over 1,000 elementary, middle, and high school students from Miami-Dade and Broward County schools. This event provides exposure to science and engineering for local students, and […]

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