News Archive 2013

December
12/13/2013

We are pleased to announce Meghan K. Howes and Warren N. Hardy have won the John Paul Stapp Award

Kinematics of the Thoracoabdominal Contents Under Various Loading Conditions - Awarded for Best pap...


November
October
September
09/25/2013

SBES Attends BMES Annual Meeting in Seattle, Washington

MES Annual Meeting 2013, Seattle Washington Win USB Powered Dancing Water & LED Light Sh...


August
July
07/31/2013

Dr. Bickfords work featured in Advanced Materials

Novel fabrication process results in flexible microneedle patches for waste-free drug delivery Microneedles have recently been developed as a way to painlessly deliver various therapeutics through the skin. ...


June
06/05/2013

Dr. Davalos' work featured on the cover of Intergrative Biology

Sphingolipid metabolites modulate dielectric characteristics of cells in a mouse ovarian cancer progression model Currently, conventional cancer treatment regimens often rely upon highly toxic chemotherapeutics or target oncogenes that are variably express...


May
05/21/2013

Microfabricated blood vessels reveal new dynamics relevant to tumor growth and anti-angiogenic cancer therapy

Microfabricated blood vessels reveal new dynamics relevant to tumor growth and anti-angiogenic cancer therapy Tumors must gain access to the host blood supply in order to acquire nutrients necessary for growth, as well as spread to distant sites in the progression to an ultimately fat...


05/08/2013

Congratulations to Dr. Chris Rylander, Dr. John Robertson, and Dr. John Rossmeisl for being recognized as a TechConnect Innovation Awardee at this month's TechConnect-National Innovation Summit, Washington, D.C.

TechConnect Awards 2013 Congratulations to Dr. Chris Rylander, Dr. John Robertson, and Dr. John Rossmeisl for being recognized as a TechConnect Innovation Awardee at this month's TechConnect-National Innovation Summit, Washington, D.C. ...


April
04/12/2013

2013 RMBS Award Winners!

2013 RMBS Award Winners! Matthew Davis (left) , Sarah Anderson, Samantha Schoell, Elizabeth Lillie (right) The Rocky Mountain ...


04/12/2013

2013 Winners of the Paul E Torgerson Graduate Student Research Excellence Award:

2013 Winners of the Paul E Torgerson Graduate Student Research Excellence Award:   MS Poster: Katherine McRoberts (first place) PhD Poster: Lyle Hood & Satyavrata Samavedi (tied first place) ...


04/06/2013

Engineering Faculty Receive Dean's Awards for Excellence

Dean's Awards 2013 We would like to congratulate our primary and core faulty on winning the Dean's Awards for: Teaching Excellence - Dr. Aaron Goldstein Research Excellence - Dr. Thurmon Lockhart Faculty Fellows - Dr. Warren Hardy and Dr...


March
03/25/2013

Joel Stitzel Appointed Associate Head of SBES!

Joel Stitzel Appointed Associate Head of SBES! It gives us great pleasure to announce the appointment of Joel Stitzel, Ph.D., as Chair of Biomedical Engineering at Wake Forest University, and Associate Head of the Virginia Tech – Wake Fo...


February
January