Congratulations to Dr. Ryan D. Sochol for being appointed as an Assistant Professor at the University of Maryland, College Park
June 29, 2015
We are proud to announce that Dr. Ryan D. Sochol will be joining the University of Maryland, College Park as a faculty member within the Department of Mechanical Engineering. Since joining our laboratory in September 2014, Dr. Sochol has focused on creating additive micromanufacturing-based biomimetic kidney platforms. As a professor, he will build on this work by developing micro/nanoscale 3D printing approaches to solve physically-complex biological challenges. We wish him all the best in his future career!
CBC News segment on the work developed in our lab
May 20, 2015
Dr. Weijia Zhang receives Thousand Young Talents Program Award and appointed as a faculty member at Shanghai Ocean University
May 09, 2015
We are proud to announce that Dr. Weijia Zhang has received the prestigious "Thousand Young Talents Program Award" from the Chinese central government and will be joining the faculty of Food Science Department at the Shanghai Ocean University effective May 2015. Weijia has been working in the laboratory as a postdoctoral research fellow on health-related biomedical technology and organ-on-chip devices. At Shanghai Ocean University, he will continue his research on food safety detection techniques and food science. We wish him all the best in his future career.
Dr. Yu Shrike Zhang receives BWH Postdoctoral Research Fellow Leadership Award
May 03, 2015
We are proud to announce that Dr. Yu Shrike Zhang has received the prestigious 2015 Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH) Postdoctoral Research Fellow Leadership Award for his outstanding achievements and significant contributions to the lab, institution, and community. His exceptional leadership skills have fostered unparalleled teamwork, collaboration, collegiality, and efficiency to promote scientific and educational advancements. We sincerely congratulate him on receiving the award!
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