Biomedical engineers study and perform research on the engineering aspects of biological systems to create new devices and procedures to improve health and quality of life.
The graduate program is designed to be flexible enough to meet the needs of students with varied backgrounds and prepare them for a career industry, government or academia.
Christopher V. Kelly, assistant professor at Wayne State University, will present "The interplay of molecular organization, lipid phases, and curvature in biological membranes" on Friday, November 21 from 10 - 10:50 a.m. in ASEC 223/224. All BME seminars are free and open to the public. View the abstract.
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Auburn Science and Engineering Center (ASEC) 275, West Tower
The University of Akron
Akron, OH 44325-0302
Professor Liu's breast cancer research featured
Dr. Yang Liu's Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program (CDMRP)-funded research is highlighted on the CDMRP website. Read the article.
Dr. Hossein Tavana, assistant professor of biomedical engineering, is one of 13 professors recognized by Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) as a 2014 Young Innovator in Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering.
Student Renee Calderon, a Goldwater Scholar, describes the importance of undergraduate research.
Biomedical engineering and mechanical engineering student Lindsey Montanari discusses the importance of the co-op experience to your engineering degree at The University of Akron.