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newsletter Bioengineering E-news, July 25, 2018
UMD researchers receive $1.5 Million NSF grant to develop first-of-kind bioelectronics, Assistant Professor Gregg Duncan awarded the prestigious Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award by Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU), and members of the Jewell Lab discuss the future of engineered immune tissues in Nature Materials. 



Previous Issues:

newsletter 2015-16 Year in Review Magazine
Jewell lab makes strides in multiple sclerosis research, Jay lab works toward engineering extracellular vesicles as next-generation biotherapeutics; First 3D bioprinted placenta model for study of preeclampsia created; Plus, department news and additional research features (12 pages). Request a free print copy today.


newsletterBioengineering E-news, Aug. 25, 2016
Assistant Professors Steven Jay and Christopher Jewell were named 2016 Young Innovators by Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering, a journal of the Biomedical Engineering Society . Plus: Airbrushed Biodegradable Sealant Could Offer Low-Cost, Portable Alternative to Surgical Sutures; Fischell Family Distinguished Professor and Department Chair John Fisher was named a Fellow of the Biomedical Engineering Society.

newsletterBiofeedback, E-Newsletter (Nov. 2014)
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Cover Story: A. James Clark Hall Groundbreaking takes place Nov. 21. Plus: 2014 Fischell Festival Tackles Key Topics in Biomedical Emergency Response, UMD Researchers Bridge Gap between Microelectronics and Biological Systems, Stroka Awarded BMES 2014 Rita Schaffer Young Investigator Award, and Scarcelli Named NIH K25 Recipient.

newsletterBiofeedback, Vol 10, No. 1 (Spring 2014)
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Cover Story: Arming the Immune System to Fight Cancer. Plus: Researchers Achieve Breakthrough in 3D Printing for Heart Implants, Shapiro's Otomagnetics receives BioMaryland Center Award, Lab on a Chip highlights Atencia's microfluidics research, and Stroka and Scarcelli join the Fischell Department of Bioengineering

newsletterBiofeedback, Vol 9, No. 2 (Fall 2013)
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Cover Story: A Breakthrough in Nanoprecision Imaging. Plus: Jay joins faculty, Bentley and Payne author Perspectives column for Science, entrepreneurship updates, an abundance of undergraduate and graduate fellowships, alumnus developing a new burn diagnostic technique, Capstone, and more!

newsletterBiofeedback, Vol 9, No. 1 (Spring 2013)
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Cover Story: Chen Bioimaging Research Wins NSF Career Award. Plus: New diagnostic and imaging devices, Canon and Deutsch support for BioE research, faculty promotions and honors, student awards, new Fischell Fellow, BioE-based startup companies, and more!


newsletterBiofeedback, Vol 8, No. 2 (Fall 2012)
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Cover Story: Professor Ian White receives NSF-CAREER Award. Plus: New faculty and faculty promotions, bioimaging devices, controlling the small, entrepreneurship, the Biochip Collabortive, Capstone, and more!

newsletterBiofeedback, Vol 8, No. 1 (Spring 2012)
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Cover Story: FDA Awards New Center of Excellence in Regulatory Science and Innovation to UM. Plus: New partnership with Canon, bone regeneration, multicolor MRI, biophysical modeling of cardiovascular disease, promotions, 2011 Fischell Festival wrap-up, and more!

newsletterBiofeedback, Vol 7, No. 2 (Fall 2011)
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Cover Story: Professor Bruce Yu receives $1.8M grant for noninvasive bioimaging dye study. Plus: Professor Joonil Seog wins NSF-CAREER award, new collaborations, "bacterial dirigibles", tissue engineering, pocket change spectroscopy, entrepreneurship, innovative approaches to drug delivery, Capstone, student awards, and more!

newsletterBiofeedback, Vol 7, No. 1 (Winter/Spring 2011)
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Cover Story: BioE@UMD: Strong performance in new NRC rankings! Plus: Plasma for disinfection, inkjet SERS, student news, entrepreneurship, and more!

newsletterBiofeedback, Vol 6, No. 2 (Fall 2010)
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Cover Story: Five new faculty members! Plus: Big grants and partnerships, 2010 Fischell Festival, SBEC 26, Capstone II, student awards, new research, REU program joins forces with the FDA, education news, and entrepreneurship.>

newsletterBiofeedback, Vol 6, No. 1 (Spring 2010)
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Cover Story: Remedium Wins $10K in Global Security Challenge. Plus: New research on computational mechanics, fluorinated biomaterials, bioreactors and more; BioE in the media; awards and fellowships for bioengineering students.

newsletterBiofeedback, Vol 5, No. 2 (Fall 2009)
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Cover Story: Bioengineering Undergraduates Dominate National Bioethics Essay Contest. Plus: New grants, fantastic research, student and faculty news, a Fischell Festival recap, 2009 Capstone senior design projects, and scholarships.

newsletterBiofeedback, Vol 5, No. 1 (Winter/Spring 2009)
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Cover Story:Fisher Presents Findings at Maryland
Stem Cell Symposium. Plus: Student and faculty news, new research, optical mini-tweezers, using a virus for good, and an interview with undergraduate John Lin.

newsletterBiofeedback, Vol 4, No. 2 (Fall 2008)
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Cover Story: New Bioengineering Wing Unveiled in the Kim Building. Plus: Student and faculty news, new faculty, new research, senior Capstone projects, the 2nd Annual Fischell Festival recap, Fischell Fellow Marc Dandin, and the Great Expectations campaign.

newsletterBiofeedback, Vol 4, No. 1 (Winter 2008)
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Cover Story: $2 Million NSF Grant for Bacterial Communication Project. Plus: Student and faculty news, new faculty, the 1st Annual Fischell Festival recap, and the Great Expectations campaign.

newsletterBiofeedback, Vol. 3 No. 1 (Spring 2007)
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Cover Story: Fischell Family Donates $31M to Create Bioengineering Department. Plus: Student and faculty news, new faculty profiles, research features, our new staff, and more!

newsletterBiofeedback, Vol. 2 No. 1 (Fall 2005)
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Cover Story: Bioengineering Continues Rapid Growth. Plus: 2005 Fischell Fellow Matt Dowling, Kim Building Dedication, student profiles, appointments and promotions, and faculty news.