Spring 2017 Events

BME Seminars

Every Monday at 2 p.m. in Keating 103

Jan. 23
"Mechanics of Biological Membranes in Disease and Medicine" (PDF)
Changjin Huang
Carnegie Mellon University

Jan. 30
Jessica Allen

Feb. 6
David Raichlen
The University of Arizona

Feb. 13
"Image-Guided Surgery with Augmented Microscopy" (PDF)
Jeffrey Watson
The University of Arizona

"The Mechanisms of Gut-Dependent Protection Against Cardiac Injury" (PDF)
Marissa Lopez-Pier
The University of Arizona 

Feb. 20
Minkyu Kim
The University of Arizona

Feb. 27
"New Developments in Structural and Functional Neuroimaging" (PDF)
John Gore
Vanderbilt University

March 6
Nan-kuei Chen
The University of Arizona

March 20
Robin Sweeney
The University of Arizona

March 27
Vignesh Subbian
The University of Arizona

April 3
"Radio-Frequency Heating Technology Using Radial Compression"
Brian Strini
Machine Solutions Inc.

April 10
Wolfgang Fink
The University of Arizona

April 17
Loi Do
The University of Arizona

Andrea Deranek
The University of Arizona

April 24
Nima Toosizadeh
The University of Arizona 

May 1
Alice Sweedo
The University of Arizona

Matt Bills
The University of Arizona

 

Research Presentations

Jan. 13
"Novel Basic and Translational Approaches in Heart Valve Engineering: Insights from Biomechanics and Regenerative Medicine" (PDF)
Hamed Alavi 
University of California, Irvine
Noon, AME N715 

Jan. 20
"Leveraging Brain Mechanics to Understand and Prevent Concussions" (PDF)
Kaveh Laksari
Stanford University 
Noon, AME N715 

Feb. 10
"Biomedical Engineering, the Real Deal: R&D in the Visual and Autonomous Exploration Systems Research Laboratory"
Wolfgang Fink
The University of Arizona
2 p.m., Keating 103 

Feb. 20
"CHEE Seminar: Artificially Engineered Protein Polymers for Next-Generation Functional Materials" (PDF)
Minkyu Kim
The University of Arizona
3:30 p.m., Harshbarger 206 

March 10
"Single Molecule Detection with Microtoroid Resonators" (PDF)
Judith Su
The University of Arizona
Noon, AME N715 

March 21
"CHEE Seminar: Enhanced Delivery of Therapeutics to the Brain Using Focused Ultrasound and Nanoparticles"
Ted Trouard
The University of Arizona
3:30 p.m., Harshbarger 206 

April 4
"CHEE Seminar: Development of New Imaging Technologies and Their Applications in Basic and Applied Clinical Science"
Arthur Gmitro
The University of Arizona
3:30 p.m., Harshbarger 206

 

Design Day

March 1
BME Design Day and GIDP Builder's Day Poster Session
Noon-3 p.m., Student Union Ballroom

2 p.m.
Keynote Presentation

May 1
UA Engineering Design Day

 

​End-of-Year Party

May 3
BME End-of-Year Party
5 p.m., Himmel Park (1000 N. Tucson Blvd.)
RSVP required to dwilson@email.arizona.edu​.

 

Commencement

May 12
BME Convocation
Noon, Crowder Hall (1017 N. Olive Rd.)

UA Commencement
7:30 p.m., Arizona Stadium

 

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