Funding

Congratulations to Ivan for Receiving a Bertucci Graduate Fellowship

Congratulations to PhD student Ivan Batalov, who has been award a prestigious Bertucci Graduate Fellowship in the amount of $20,000.  This fellowship was created through the generosity of John and Claire Bertucci and it was established to provide merit fellowships to ...

Prof Feinberg receives the NSF CAREER Award

Prof Feinberg has received the 2015 NSF CAREER Award to support research and education into 3D Bioprinting. The grant is entitled "CAREER: 3D Printing of Heart Muscle Using Soft Hydrogels" and will be conducted over the next 5 years. Read the abstract ...

Congratulations to TJ for Receiving a Bertucci Graduate Fellowship

Congratulations to PhD student TJ Hinton, who has been award a prestigious Bertucci Graduate Fellowship in the amount of $20,000.  This fellowship was created through the generosity of John and Claire Bertucci and it was established to provide merit fellowships to ...

Congratulations to Prarthana for Receiving a Summer Research Fellowship

Congratulations to MS student Prarthana Patil, who has received a Summer Research Fellowship from the Department of Biomedical Engineering to continue her work on patterned microfibers for muscle tissue engineering applications.

Welcome to undergraduates Anshul, Danny, Rahul and Shigeto working in the lab this summer!

We are pleased to welcome four undergraduates working in the lab this summer on a range of projects.   Anshul Dhanker and Rahul Kurl have both received the highly competitive Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship from the Undergraduate Research Office at ...

Adam Feinberg receives the NIH Director’s 2012 New Innovator Award

Prof. Adam Feinberg has received the NIH Director's 2012 New Innovator Award to fund the project "Human Myocardium Engineered Using Developmentally-Inspired Protein Scaffolds." Read more about this award. NIH press release CMU press release  Feature article in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Major Instrumentation Grant Awarded

The Center for the Mechanics and Engineering of Cellular Systems (CMECS) at CMU has been awarded a CIT infrastructure grant to create a cell phenotyping facility.  As part of this grant, the Regenerative Biomaterials Group will house a new Nikon ...

TJ Wins Summer Research Fellowship

Congratulations to TJ Hinton, who in recognition of his outstanding performance during the past year as an MS student has been awarded a stipend by the BME Department to support his research in Summer 2012.

Quentin is Awarded a Dowd-ICES Fellowship

Congratulations to Quentin Jallerat, who has been awarded a Dowd-ICES Graduate Student Fellowship for the 2011-2012 academic year.  The Philip and Marsha Dowd Engineering Seed Fund was established in 2001 through a generous gift to the College of Engineering (CIT) ...

Instrumentation Grant Awarded for an Atomic Force Microscope for Biological Applications

Prof. Feinberg is a Co-PI on a recently awarded instrumentation grant for an Asylum Research MFP-3D BIO atomic force microscope integrated with an inverted fluorescent microscope.  This instrument will be located in PTC and provide exciting new capability to probe ...