Located in the world-renowned Texas Medical Center, the Rice University Department of Bioengineering advances knowledge in the field through excellence in research and innovative teaching environments that challenge students to explore, collaborate and invent.
While biology and biological processes are fundamental to our research, it is through the integration of engineering and technological tools that we expand basic and life science and positively impact human health.
Nine high school-aged students attended the Biomaterials Lab for a week-long bootcamp in biomaterials.
Rice bioengineers mix injectable scaffolds at room temperature to grow new tissue.
Rice bioengineers Mikos and Bittner lead effort to print scaffolds to heal bone and cartilage.
Rice U., UTHealth advance craniofacial surgery with 3D implants made inside the patient.
The annual honor recognizes “demonstrated leadership in the field of Science and Engineering of Biomaterials."