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Welcome Rebecca!

Rebecca Risman is currently doing a rotation with the group as part of her MS studies in Biomedical Engineering. She is a BS graduate of Rutgers BME and will join our efforts on improved delivery of antibiotics through biofilms.

William Graduates!

Lab member William Xu was recognized among the 2020 Biomedical Engineering B.S. graduates today. William was a James J. Slade Scholar, completing his thesis entitled, “Nanoparticle Drug Delivery for Cystic Fibrosis.” William is continuing on as a student and laboratory researcher as he pursues his Master’s in our BME program.

Welcome Himani!

Himani Chavda, a sophomore majoring in Chemical & Biochemical Engineering, has joined the research team. We are looking forward to her contributions!

Charlie heading back to Penn

My appointment for Fall 2019 as a Visiting Professor in the Department of Systems Pharmacology and Translational Therapeutics at the Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania has been approved. I will be hosted by Professors Vladimir Muzykantov and Jake Brenner and very much looking forward to my time there.

Moving On

After six and a half years, Charlie’s term(s) as Graduate Program Director in Chemical & Biochemical Engineering officially came to an end today. During this time, he shepherded the program through a period of experienced unprecedented growth and led several new initiatives including approval of new degree certificates and institution of an annual Graduate Student … Read More

Welcome William Xu

William Xu, a rising senior undergraduate in Biomedical Engineering, has joined the group as an undergraduate researcher. He will join our efforts on aersolized nanomedicines. Welcome!

Pooja defends M.S. thesis

Today, lab member Pooja Patel successfully defended her M.S. thesis entitled, “Antimicrobial Nanostructured Hydrogel Wound Dressing for the Treatment of Chronic Wounds.” Pooja will officially receive her degree next month and will soon be starting a job at Pfizer. Congratulations!