Students will work with various biomaterial fabrication techniques such as electrospinning, 3D printing and chemical synthesis to innovate biomedical applications that can sense and release antimicrobial agents.
Our lab works with various biomaterial fabrications techniques such as electrospinning, 3D printing and chemical synthesis. We use these approaches to innovate various biomedical applications such as a 'smart' dentures or wound bandages that can sense and release antimicrobial agents.
The specific outcomes of this project will be identified by the faculty mentor at the beginning of your collaboration.
|Length of commitment||To be determined by student/mentor|
|Start time||Fall, Spring, Summer|
|Level of collaboration||To be determined by student/mentor|
|Benefits||Academic Credit, Volunteer, Work Study|
|Who is eligible||Enthusiastic students studying Biomedical Engineering, Biophysics, Dental, or Medicine who have time to dedicate to the project|
Students participating in this project might be interested in and eligible for the Goldwater Scholarship and the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship. Connect with the Office of Fellowships and Scholarships to learn more.
If you are planning to use this project to satisfy program requirements for your academic major or minor, it is your responsibility to obtain approval from your academic department prior to beginning the project.
The specific preparation activities for this project will be customized through discussions between you and your project mentor. Please be sure to ask them for the instructions to complete the required preparation activities.