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Gang Bao, left, in his laboratory

Eminent bioengineer named associate dean for research and innovation Tuesday, Jul. 31, 2018

Rice bioengineer Gang Bao has been named associate dean for research and innovation in the George R. Brown School of Engineering

Front row from left to right are:  Ivy He, Ms. Tairong Zheng, Lauren Howe, Kaia Luik (holding a 3-D printed prosthetic hand), and Marjan Majid. Back row from left to right are:  Postdoctoral Fellow Luis Diaz-Gomez, Petros Zombanakis, Joe Li, Sebastian Chenin, Associate Director Anthony Melchiorri, and Professor Antonios Mikos.

Rice Biomaterials Lab hosts 3D printing internship Sunday, Jul. 15, 2018

The Rice University Biomaterials Lab hosted a weeklong internship in three-dimensional printing technologies for six high school students.

Joshua Chen, Sarah Hewes, and Jeron Chen

Three Rice BIOE students, two alumni awarded NSF GRFP Fellowships Thursday, Jun. 14, 2018

Doctoral students Wei Tong (Jeron) Chen, Joshua Chen, and Sarah Hewes chosen for their high-potential research-based projects

Madeleine Gomel in the laboratory

Graduate student Gomel awarded AHA Fellowship Tuesday, Jun. 5, 2018

BIOE graduate student Madeleine Gomel's project will develop a lab-grown tissue engineered shield to protect against calcific valve disease

Photo of Ian Kinstlinger in the laboratory

Graduate student Kinstlinger wins Kirschstein NRSA Fellowship Tuesday, Jun. 5, 2018

BIOE graduate student Ian Kinstlinger plans to study computational, 3-D tissue models to study oxygen transport

Muhammad Shamim

Graduate student Shamim wins 2018 Soros Fellowship Wednesday, Apr. 25, 2018

Award honors, helps facilitate immigrant contributions to the U.S.

bay area tour

Industry insights from the Bay Area Thursday, Apr. 12, 2018

Medical device and tech experts share lessons and encouragement

Rice University Professor Antonios Mikos (center) and students at the 25th Anniversary Celebration of the Advances in Tissue Engineering short course

Mikos receives Acta Biomaterialia Gold Medal Friday, Apr. 6, 2018

Rice University bioengineer honored for biomaterials research

Undergraduate bioengineering and global health students work to combine words and pictures to explain technical messages across audiences.

Putting the A in STEM Friday, Mar. 30, 2018

New comics-inspired curriculum teaches students to connect art and engineering

3MT competition winners (from left) are Thomas Clements, Thasneem Banu Frousnoon and Arun Mahadevan. Photo by Sushma Sri Pamulapati

Mahadevan wins top prize at Three-Minute Thesis competition Wednesday, Mar. 21, 2018

Bioengineering graduate student studies how neural progenitor cells communicate