Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering
► Biomedical Engineering Faculty News

We are pleased to welcome Dr. Chia-Ying (James) Lin as a new Associate Professor and the Dane A. and Mary Louise Miller Chair in Biomedical Engineering, beginning Fall semester 2014. Dr. Lin’s research interests include bone tissue engineering, primary and metastatic spine tumors, and intervertebral disc degeneration and regeneration. Previously, he served as Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, and Biomedical Engineering at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. Welcome, Dr. Lin!

► Biomedical Engineering Student News

Congratulations to Kyle Stewart (BME class of 2016), who was awarded an Academic-Year Research Experience for Undergraduates by the National Science Foundation. He will be working with Dr. Kevin Haworth, conducting therapeutic studies involving ultrasound-triggered phase-shift emulsions using perfluoropentane droplets. At the end of this twelve-week, paid research experience, Stewart will write a technical report and present his research at the UC Undergraduate Research Forum in Spring 2015. Read more.