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Apr 06

Bettinger Group receives grants to study bioadhesion

The Bettinger Group has received grants from the NIH and the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Technology Alliance to study biomaterials and bioadhesion. Thank you very much to our sponsors!

Permanent link to this article: http://biomicrosystems.net/2020/04/bettinger-group-receives-grants-to-study-bioadhesion/

Apr 06

New graduate students join the Bettinger Group

We would like to welcome the following new graduate students to the Bettinger Group: Puqing Ding (Masters, BME), Durva Naik (PhD, MSE) and Gaurav Balakrishnan (PhD, MSE). Welcome to all!

Permanent link to this article: http://biomicrosystems.net/2020/04/new-mse-phd-students-join-the-bettinger-group/

Apr 06

CMU students design system for distributed production of disinfectants to help combat Covid-19

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CMU students Tala Habbab, Jake Zimmer, and Gaurav Balakrishnan participated in the Johns Hopkins Covid-19 Hackathon. In just one weekend, they designed a portable low-cost photovoltaic kit that can produce disinfectant in resource limited environments such as refugee camps.

Permanent link to this article: http://biomicrosystems.net/2020/04/cmu-students-design-system-for-distributed-production-of-disinfectants-to-help-combat-covid-19/

May 04

Bettinger chairs Kavli workshop on BMI

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Chris chaired a recent Kavli-MRS Bulletin Workshop on Brain-Machine Interfaces in Phoenix, AZ. This event brought together luminaries across many disciplines to better understand how materials can improve the performance and translation of brain-machine interfaces to clinically relevant applications.

Permanent link to this article: http://biomicrosystems.net/2019/05/bettinger-chairs-kavli-workshop-on-bmi/

Dec 21

Chenchen publishes work on hydrogels in J Mater Chem B

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BME PhD student Chenchen Mou has recently published an article in the Journal of Materials Chemistry B to provide guidance on the design of hydrogels crosslinked with redox active coordination bonds.

Permanent link to this article: http://biomicrosystems.net/2018/12/chenchen-publishes-work-on-hydrogels-in-j-mater-chem-b/

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