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BME Department Chair Begins his Society For Biomaterials Presidency

April 23, 2021

Guigen Zhang began his term as the president of the Society For Biomaterials (SFB) at the 2021 annual conference on April 22.

Mehrana Mohtasebi Wins Prestigious National Predoctoral Fellowship

April 23, 2021

The American Heart Association fellowship is given to enhance the integrated research and clinical training of promising graduate students.

Fanny Chapelin Named 2021 Scialog Fellow

April 15, 2021

Chapelin is among 55 promising early-career scientists that were selected to participate in this year’s prestigious Research Corporation for Science Advancement program.

Hana Khamfroush Wins Sarah Bennett Holmes Award

April 12, 2021

Kathy Ice-Wedding in the Department of Computer Science was nominated for the Staff category. Mujan Seif and Parto Babaniamansour were nominated for the Graduate Student category.

Engineering Students Compete in Collegiate Clay Target Championship in San Antonio

March 31, 2021

The team placed 19th among the 49 schools that competed. Several UK Engineering students participated in the competition.

Ramkumar Annamalai Named Project Lead Investigator on NIH COBRE grant

March 26, 2021

Annamalai’s project titled “Immunomodulatory Therapy for Bone Regeneration" has been awarded approximately $809,586 for up to three years.

Martha Grady Receives NSF CAREER Award

February 16, 2021

Grady's project is titled, "Mechanical mechanisms of biofilm survival on implant surfaces" and will be funded in the amount of $599,796 over five years. 

Meet New BME Student Advisor Katie Robertson

January 27, 2021

Katie earned her bachelor’s degree in psychology from Asbury University and obtained her master’s degree in professional counseling from Richmont Graduate University.

Guigen Zhang Receives New Patent

January 14, 2021

The patent is titled, “Electrical Double Layer in Nanopores for Detection and Identification of Molecules and Submolecular Units.”

Guigen Zhang Elected Fellow of Biomaterials Science and Engineering

December 14, 2020

Election to FBSE is the highest honor bestowed to a member of the international community engaged in biomaterials research.