Alumni Cup 2017
This year's Alumni Cup celebrated its sixth year with a unique challenge.
BIOE, IBBR Researchers Develop Electrogenetic Device for Activating Gene Expression via Electrodes
System holds promise for study of biological systems, biosensors and bio-hybrid devices.
Clark School Alum Named to Forbes "30 Under 30: Healthcare" List
Adam Behrens (BIOE, Ph.D. '15; ChBE, B.S. '10) recognized for work in vaccine and diagnostic testing development.
BIOE Alum Awarded Council of Graduate School Distinguished Dissertation Honorable Mention
Adam Behrens (Ph.D. ’15) recognized for work on materials for use in traumatic injury surgery.
BMES Hosts STEM Expo for Area Middle School Students
BMES-UMD members lead initiative to share what they love most about STEM.
Alumni Look to Foster Entrepreneurialism through Support of Clark Hall Fund
$100,000 gift establishes Rajan and Sandhya Mittu InTerp Suite.
Muro Develops Technique to Improve Oral Drug Delivery Using Targeted Nanocarriers
Associate Professor Silvia Muro (Joint, IBBR) and fellow UMD researchers are working to improve oral drug delivery to targets by protecting against the effects of gastric conditions.
Airbrushed Biodegradable Sealant Could Offer Low-Cost, Portable Alternative to Surgical Sutures
BIOE Professor and Associate Dean Peter Kofinas receives R01 for innovative surgical sealant and application technique research.
BioE Capstone 2016: New Projects Focus on Improved Healthcare for Underserved Communities, Pediatric Patients, and More
Affordable RT-PCR for clinical diagnostics, fear mitigation device for pediatric MRIs tie for first place.
Fischell Receives National Medal of Technology and Innovation
UMD Alum, BioE Professor of Practice to Receive White House Honor
Arjun Adapa Named 2016 Fulbright Grant Recipient
Senior BioE student to conduct research on Alzheimer's disease in the Netherlands.
Kofinas Awarded Patent for Flexible Batteries
Polymer solid electrolyte could make batteries safer, smaller, and less expensive
University of Maryland Faculty, Alumni Named National Academy of Inventors Fellows
Inductees recognized for prolific spirit of innovation.
Leonard to be Honored for Cooperative Control Innovations
Alumna Naomi Leonard to be inducted into Innovation Hall of Fame on Nov. 9.
Sensing Drugged Driving: Fischell Researchers Receive SBIR for Roadside Drug Test
Diagnostic anSERS Inc. awarded $150,000 NSF grant to develop paper-based test to identify drivers under the influence of illegal drugs.
Alum Sheryl Chocron-Spieler wins poster award at BMES/FDA Frontiers in Medical Devices Conference
Best runner up award for "Multi-Variate Modeling for Blood Measurement: Accounting for Population Variability."
Food Safety, Energy Storage & Video Authentication Inventions Honored at Awards Ceremony
Three Clark School innovations win UMD Invention of the Year Awards
UMD To Celebrate Innovations and Partnerships April 29
Nine nominees for Invention of the Year to be recognized at annual event
UMD Mourns Passing of Benefactor and Alumnus A. James Clark
University of Maryland's Clark School of Engineering community remembers namesake and friend
A New Era in Human Health Innovation
A. James Clark Hall made possible in part by the generosity of two benefactors.
Mechanical Engineering Clinches 2015 Alumni Cup Title
Student teams conquer light bulb challenge at 4th annual competition.
UMD Clark School Announces Inaugural Awards Winners
New awards honor alumni, friends for career achievements and contributions to Clark School.
Support Engineering Student Initiatives Through Launch UMD
Small-scale projects with big results.
BMES-UMD Ice Bucket Challenge Raises Funds for ALS, Mentorship Program
The University of Maryland Biomedical Engineering Society hosted its first Ice Bucket Challenge on Oct. 16.
Stroka Awarded BMES 2014 Rita Schaffer Young Investigator Award
Newly appointed BIOE Assistant Professor Kimberly Stroka recognized for published work.
UMD, GBSI Partner to Advance Antibody Standards
Dr. Simran Kaur named GBSI Fellow.
Recent Clark School Graduate Featured in Lab on a Chip
Renee Hood (Bioengineering, Ph.D., '14) and members of the Maryland MEMS and Microfluidics Lab earn cover story for July edition
Diagnostic anSERS introduces SERS sensor 'for the mainstream'
UMD alumni/student company's product can detect trace chemicals for only a few dollars per test.
Stroka Awarded BWF Career Award
BioE Assistant Professor Kimberly Stroka recognized for blood-brain barrier mechanobiology research.
Twelve Clark School Students Awarded Prestigious NSF Research Fellowships
Fellowships awarded to outstanding students pursuing a research-based graduate degree.
Clark School Launches New LinkedIn Page and Clark Store
New initiatives offer ways to expand networks and show off Terp pride
UMD Alumni Hatch Sub-$300 Consumer 3D Printer, Raise $3.3 Million on Kickstarter
Alumni-founded company races past $50,000 goal in 11 minutes, hits $1 million in 25 hours.
Alumnus and Whiting-Turner CEO Regan to Speak at Spring Commencement
Civil Engineering alumnus to speak at address Clark School graduates.
UMD and JHU Students Host Research Fair
University of Maryland and Johns Hopkins University bioengineering students joined forces to host the second annual research event.
Clark School, Alumni Association to Host Alumni Cup Competition
Hands-on design competition challenges students to apply engineering principles.
Clark School's Online Graduate Programs Highly Ranked in 2014 by U.S. News and World Report
Office of Advanced Engineering Education's online graduate program are excellent opportunities for working engineers worldwide.
Iacangelo Awarded Olatunji Godo Biomedical Research Scholarship
Fund established by alumnus supports BioE junior.
Epps to Deliver Winter Commencement Speech
NASA astronaut and Aerospace Engineering alumna will speak at Clark School ceremony on Dec. 22.
Barber Awarded Olatunji Godo Biomedical Research Scholarship
Fund established by alumnus supports BioE junior.
UMD Faculty Publish Research That Provides Insights on Brain Injuries
Mechanical Engineering researchers tackle brain tissue mechanics to provide greater insight on traumatic brain injuries.
BioE Hosts First Luojia International Biomedical Conference
Event fosters collaborations between UMD and Wuhan University.
University of Maryland Ranked Top Public School for Tech Entrepreneurship in 2013 StartEngine College Index
The University Maryland also ranked second overall.
Weissberg Gift Supports Engineers Without Borders Program
Gift will support EWB team projects as well as scholarship funding for EWB students.
Tavis Smiley and UMD Make Last Call for Submissions in the $75,000 Social Innovation Challenge
Deadline for entries is October 13, 2003.
Bacteria Prowl for Pathogen Prey
Alumnus Matthew Wook Chang's custom E. Coli target hospital-acquired infections.
Clark School No. 16 in Academic Ranking of World Universities
Ranking based on research, size and performance.
Inside A Burn: Alumnus Continues Diagnostic Work He Began as an Undergraduate
Nick Prindeze (B.S. '12, bioengineering) presents work at American Burn Association Conference.
Clark School Celebrates Students, Honors Alumni and Faculty at Spring 2013 Commencement
More than 860 engineering students received diplomas at May 20 ceremony.
Company Founded in Clark School Awarded $500K to Test Hemorrhage-Halting Foam
Remedium Technologies Inc. receives small business grant from National Science Foundation.
Diagnostic anSERS Takes 3rd and UMD Prize at Cupid's Cup Finals
Startup wins $10,000, plans to scale up manufacturing.
Clark School Hosts 2013 STEM Expo on April 6
Event will feature NASA astronaut and UMD alumna Jeanette Epps.
Whiting-Turner Lecture Series Features Entrepreneurs Ostrow on April 11, Citrin on April 25
Series to highlight successful entrepreneurs and leaders of Mashable.com, Redox Power Systems.
Diagnostic anSERS Heads to Cupid's Cup Finals
Printed sensors team to vie for $70,000 in April.
BioE Undergrad Wins Pyon Su Fellowship
Award supports Brian Goodall's study abroad in Korea.
Alumnus Recognized for Work with Teach for America
David Lai (B.S. '12) was a finalist in Maryland governor's #MDForward contest.
UMD Researchers Achieve Breakthrough in Nanoprecision Imaging
Flow control of single quantum dot enables measurements with nanoscale accuracy at lower cost
Alumnus Thomas Hicks to Serve as Commencement Speaker
Deputy assistant secretary of the U.S. Navy will speak at Clark School ceremony on December 20.
New Microfluidic Device Could Speed Drug Evaluation
Meyer wins Bioscience Day Poster division for work on device capable of separating, testing distinct areas of same biofilm.
Gordonov Completes NSF Summer Research Fellowship in Singapore
Grad student one of 15 selected for East Asia and Pacific Summer Institute.
Janiak Named Kauffman Fellow
Alumnus, former Fischell Fellow in prestigious venture capital program.
Lyles to Speak at Commencement
Retired U.S. Air Force general to address engineering grads.
Department of Defense Supports Ayyub's Bioengineering Research
Graduate student wins National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship.
BioE Teams at $75K Business Plan Competition Finals
New companies pitch products for food safety, diagnostics, detection of toxins.
Engineers Advised: Stay With It
Facebook event, advisors, pizza to provide support for undergraduate engineering majors.
Whiting-Turner Lectures Kick Off Thursday
SAIC CTO Dr. Amy Alving to speak on "Converting Invention into Innovation."
Which Clark School Major is Best?
As part of Engineers Week, department teams design and build Alumni Cup machines, compete for bragging rights on Friday.
Women in Engineering Opportunity Scholarship Created
WIE Advisory Board members establish scholarship to help recruit and support female engineering students.
Blood-Clotting "Nano-Velcro" Featured in C&EN
Journal highlights wound-healing technology by Raghavan, Remedium Technologies.
Fight Bacteria With Bacteria
Alumnus creates bacterium that sacrifices itself to save you.
Thought-To-Motion Research Featured on Cover of Terp
BioE affiliate professor and students developing noninvasive brain-computer interface.
Alumnus' Work on Artificial Intestine Featured in L.A. Times
John March (Ph.D. '05) grows cells in 3-D.
Needle-Free Suture Device Wins Business Plan Competition Division
Sharon Liu and Jin Xiao receive $10K for development of product.
PolyVec Systems Dominates Business Plan Competition
Gene therapy carrier for breast cancer wins $45K, two divisions, Impact Award.
Record Year for NSF Fellowships
8 current and former BioE students receive awards, honorable mentions.
Alumnus' Company Featured in Washington Post Story
CloudSolar creates enhanced biofluids for solar panels, heat transfer applications.
BioE Hosts Teachers in NSF-Sponsored Program
Summer workshop will improve K-12 engineering, math education.
Hong, Collaborators Create Liposome-Hydrogel Hybrids for Drug Delivery
No toil, No trouble for stronger bubbles.
Goldberg, Thomas Win SBEC Paper Awards
Graduate students recognized for work presented at 26th Southern Biomedical Engineering Conference.
Alumna Lu Jiang Receives Chinese Government Award
Selected for academic, research achievements while studying abroad.
UM, LM Launch Strategic Relationship
Framework for current and future cooperation with Lockheed Martin worth at least $3 million.
Mtech, Alumna-Run Companies Vie for State Awards
Five Clark School-affiliated companies named finalists for Incubator Company of the Year.
BioE Major Addresses Spring 2010 Graduates
Allon Meizlik chosen to speak at Commencement.
BioE Students, Alumni Win Prizes at UM $75K Business Plan Competition
Aeramatics wins its division; CloudSolar recognized for social impact.
Alumna Wins NSF-CAREER Award
Pinar Akcora will develop synthesis, processing methods for versatile nanocomposites.
Remedium Wins $10K in Global Security Challenge
Student start-up company’s blood-clotting foam "most promising" in international competition.
Johnson Announces Retirement
Professor will continue research, teaching on campus.
Kofinas Group Wins 2nd Business Plan Competition
Haemechanics offers new blood-clotting, drug-delivering material.
Luo Wins MRS Silver Award
Postdoc recognized for work in microfluidics.
Bentley, Kofinas Teams Are $75K Competition Finalists
Proposed new ventures include drug-screening, blood clotting inventions.
BES Chapter Nationally Recognized
Clark School Black Engineers Society named National Distinguished Chapter of the Year.
Fischell Wins President's Distinguished Alumnus Award
Alumnus, benefactor honored for achievements in biotechnology.
Alumna Founds Environmental Consulting Firm
Coterie Environmental LLC focuses on combustion systems.
View University Holiday Greeting Online
Incoming dean Darryll Pines, alumnus Gordon England '61 star.
Raghavan, Dowling's "Nano-Velcro" Wins at Bioscience Day
New biomaterial designed to stop bleeding.
EWB's Mid-Atlantic Conference Trains, Celebrates
UM Engineers Without Borders chapter hosts hundreds, features Peace Corps deputy director.
Alumnus To Speak on Lean Dynamics
Stephen Ruffa, B.S. '82, aerospace engineering, to give next Whiting-Turner lecture Nov. 6.
Gordon England Gives Whiting-Turner Lecture
Deputy secretary of defense and alumnus counsels Clark School students.
Akcora Joins Missouri Faculty
Alumna now an assistant professor of chemical engineering.
Alumna Named Service to America Medal Finalist
Patricia Frounfelker cited for work with Army Research Lab.
Bentley, Hung, Culver Gene Therapy Research Covered By Wired
Repurposed virus could be used to deliver siRNA to diseased cells.
Alumnus Joins Father in Family Business
Father/son run Broadneck Pharmacy in Arnold, Md.
Diamondback Heralds Fischell's Opera Debut
Benefactor to perform in The Pirates of Penzance.
Scholarship Supports Gemstone Students
Sarah E. Gingrich Firebaugh Memorial Scholarship aids Great Expectations campaign.
Genomic Research Receives EPA Award
Microarray Research Laboratory wins Scientific and Technological Achievement Award.
Clark School Holds 2008 Commencement
Triple-major serves as student speaker.
WJZ Covers New Chitosan Blood Clotting Product
Dowling, Raghavan, Payne featured in TV segment.
Kofinas, Janiak Take 1st Place in Business Plan Competition
Intelligent Packaging Systems receives $15K for further development.
Becomes Associate Professor with tenure effective August 23.
Alumnus March Awarded Hartwell Foundation Grant
Funding will support development of new type 1 diabetes treatment.
Undergraduate Honors and Awards Recipients, 2007-2008
Exceptional students recognized by Department, Clark School, ASABE.
Engineering Videos Win in Vid/Terp Competition
Aero grad students' autonomous vehicle video takes first, others receive honorable mentions.
Alumnus, Inventor, Benefactor...Opera Singer?
Fischell to appear in Pirates of Penzance.
Dandin Named 2008 Fischell Fellow
BioE grad student to develop fast, portable biosensor.
Fu, Janiak Finalists in Annual $50K Business Plan Competition
Kofinas Group members submit bioengineering-themed concepts.
Order of the Engineer Deadline Approaching
Seniors wishing to participate in ring ceremony must sign up by April 4.
Alumni Excel in Academia, Research
Former Bentley Group members work with "designer bacteria", therapeutics, biofuels, viruses and vaccines.
Ceremony features awards for outstanding teaching, staff service.
Johnson Stresses Corporate-University Partnership
Lockheed CTO kicks off fall Whiting-Turner lecture series.
Next Whiting-Turner Lecture on Thursday
Ray Johnson, new Lockheed Martin CTO, explains technology trends Nov. 8.
Farvardin Professorship Fund Reaches $500K
Gift from Jeong H. Kim helps fund reach milestone, supports Great Expectations campaign.
Dale Family Creates Four-Year Scholarship
Fund to support students in ME, BioE, and ECE, aid Great Expectations campaign.
UM $50K Business Plan Competition Winners Announced
Three winners chosen among nine finalists.
ECE Seminar on Biomedical Devices Available Online
Online visitors can view a seminar on biomedical devices by SA 50 winner & ECE alumnus Tag Cutchis.
BioE Students Are Finalists in MTECH Competition
Funding up for grabs in $50K Business Plan Competition.
Fisher Named Outstanding Graduate Alumnus
Alma mater Rice University recognizes achievements.
Women In Engineering Program Forms Board
Advisors ask alumni, corporate partners to help achieve recruitment goals.
Alumnus Publishes Work On Artificial Organs
New genetic engineering improves implantable medical devices.
Cutchis Gives Senior Capstone Lecture
Alumnus discusses his work with biomedical devices.
DEVELOP, LAUNCH, AND WIN through the $50K Business Plan Competition
Competition Offers $50,000 in Prizes for the Best Ideas for New Companies.
Winter Commencement Speaker Announced
BAE Systems President and CEO Mark Ronald will address December engineering graduates.
Fisher Edits Two Works on Tissue Engineering
Work includes conference compilation, biomedical engineering handbook.
Innovative Telecom Alumnus to be Honored
Rajiv Laroia will be inducted into the Clark School Innovation Hall of Fame.
Renowned Telecom Experts to Deliver White Symposium
October 16 event will feature Barry West, Andrew Viterbi and Rajiv Laroia.
Clark School Researchers Are Top Inventors
Engineers were on every winning invention team at UM awards.
Martin Exhibit to be Unveiled April 10
Aviator's contributions are celebrated in special presentation.