Dr. Hossein Ravanbakhsh

Dr. Hossein Ravanbakhsh

Title: Assistant Professor
Dept/Program: Biomedical Engineering
Office: ASEC West Tower 273D (Lab ASEC 379)
Phone: 330-972-4653
Email: hravanbakhsh@uakron.edu
Website: https://www.beta-lab.org


Dr. Ravanbakhsh comes to The University of Akron after his postdoctoral fellowship with the National Research Council of Canada in Montreal, Quebec where he was from 2021-2022. Prior to his time there, he was a Visiting Research Fellow at Brigham and Women's Hospital at Harvard Medical School from 2019-2020. Dr. Ravanbakhsh has published his research on multi-material bioprinting and cryobioprinting in prestigious Advanced Materials and Matter journals. He is the proud recipient of the McGill Engineering Doctoral Award and the FRQNT Postdoctoral fellowship.


Bioprinting, Tissue Engineering, Biomaterials, Microfluidics, Heart Research


  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, 2021
  • M.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 2015
  • B.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, Isfahan University of Technology, Isfahan, Iran, 2012