Archive for Biomedical

Two graduate students in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University have been awarded fellowships by the Texas A&M University System Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (TAMUS LSAMP).


Stem-cell research scheduled to take place aboard the International Space Station could lead to new cancer therapies, says a researcher from Texas A&M University’s Department of Biomedical Engineering who is part of a team preparing the cell culture for space travel.


Thirteen faculty members in the Dwight Look College of Engineering at Texas A&M University have been recognized by the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) as TEES Fellows. The TEES Fellow designation recognizes established faculty members with a history of continuous performance…


Two members of the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University are among a select faculty group honored for contributions to teaching, research and service by the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES).


Pictured left to right: Dr. M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering, with Jean-Louis Briaud, Teresa Wright, Linda Huff and Robert Nevels. Faculty and staff in the Dwight Look College of Engineering and the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) were recognized Dec…


Dr. Michael Pishko, the Stewart & Stevenson Professor II in the Department of Biomedical Engineering and director of the National Center for Therapeutics Manufacturing (NCTM) at Texas A&M University, was inducted into the University of Missouri Chemical Engineering Academy of Distinguished A…


The 100 fastest-growing Aggie-owned or Aggie-led businesses in the world were recognized today (Oct. 25) at the 9th Annual Aggie 100 program, sponsored by the Center for New Ventures and Entrepreneurship in the Mays Business School at Texas A&M University. The Aggie 100 focuses on growth as an i…


Jing Zhou, a graduate student in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has received top honors at the International Society of Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE), South Central Chapter research poster competition, hosted by the National Center for Therapeutics Manufacturing.


Akhilesh Gaharwar, assistant professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University, is the lead editor of a new biomedical textbook titled “Nanomaterials in Tissue Engineering: Fabrication and Applications.”


Melissa Grunlan, associate professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been elected secretary of Polymeric Materials: Science and Engineering (PMSE), a division of the American Chemical Society.


The Dwight Look College of Engineering at Texas A&M University honored nine students with its Craig C. Brown Outstanding Senior Engineer Award during a banquet, Sept. 19 at the Memorial Student Center on the Texas A&M campus. Seniors David Chaar, Sean Chang, Ali El-Halwagi, Kate Fiorenzi, S…


Three graduate students were honored at the Dwight Look College of Engineering Outstanding Engineering Student Awards banquet Sept. 19 at the Memorial Student Center on the Texas A&M University campus. The Outstanding Graduate Student award recognizes master’s and doctoral students who have dem…


Texas A&M Engineering ranked eighth among engineering schools at public institutions offering a doctorate, according to the latest U.S. News & World Report rankings of the country's undergraduate universities and programs. For the second year in a row, the Dwight Look College of Engineeri…


Saurabh Biswas, a 2011 graduate of Texas A&M University with a doctoral degree in biomedical engineering, has been named a “12 Under 12 Young Alumni Spotlight” honoree by The Association of Former Students.


Dr. M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering, has appointed Dr. John C. Criscione assistant dean for graduate programs effective Oct. 7. Criscione joined the Texas A&M faculty in 2001 as assistant professor and is currently an associate professor in the Department of Biomedic…