New Research Published in Nature
Eric Wachsman and Ji-Cheng “JC” Zhao have been named to the National Academy of Inventors’ (NAI) Class of 2022 Fellows, joining the ranks of some of the nation’s most prestigious and creative academic inventors.
UMD's new spring actuator, microneedle innovations bring therapeutic ingestible capsules for GI tract diseases closer to reality.
UMD bioengineers aim to shape the future of cancer vaccine technology by tuning the body’s immune response.
Fischell Institute researchers awarded $1.5M NSF grant to bridge gap between electronics, biology
Bioengineering Professor named to Nature Portfolio Journal editorial board.
Prof. Kuo is leading an effort to develop first-of-kind therapeutics to repair injured or weakened tendons.
Researchers use redox to drive two-way communication between electronics and biological systems.
Caitlyn Singam among 20 STEM graduate students worldwide honored for contributions to the aerospace industry.
He will lead Clark School research, partnership and outreach activities in Southern Maryland.
University of Maryland bioengineers develop a new technique to efficiently capture, gently release, and effectively scale up circulating tumor cells, a leading culprit in cancer spread.
Bioengineering professor awarded $2.8 million NIH R01 grant for advanced autoimmune therapies.
BIOE Professor recognized for outstanding contributions to the field of delivery science and technology.
This fellowship is available to graduate students and postdoctoral researchers working with IBBR/REFI mentors.
Annual “Make Your Medical Device Pitch for Kids!” competition to award up to $150,000 in FDA-sponsored grants.
Maryland Engineering earns a top spot in the 2023 U.S. News & World Report
Best Graduate Schools rankings among over 200 colleges.
Deadline for Fischell Institute faculty affiliates to submit young investigator proposals is April 15, 2022.
The Robert E. Fischell Institute for Biomedical Devices invites new faculty affiliations.
The Baltimore Sun
highlighted ongoing efforts to perfect mask design, research.
Four projects jointly led by Maryland Engineering and UMB researchers awarded to advance collaborative research in areas of high importance.
Professor Shawn He and a team of researchers aim to improve how cardiac muscle tissue is engineered.
Fischell Institute testing aims to advance understanding of fit, efficacy of face coverings for children.
NuScale co-founder recognized for work in developing Small Modular Reactors (SMR).
The pair join nine other NAI Fellows with ties to the Clark School and the University of Maryland.
Bioengineering professor one of eight UMD/UMB professors to receive UMD Strategic Partnership appointment.
Fischell Institute director and BIOE professor William E. Bentley to be honored by AIChE.
BIOE Minta Martin Professor of Engineering Chris Jewell was named to the 2021 BMES Class of Fellows.
Jenna Mueller is working to improve access for patients in the US and low-and middle income countries.
Abshire, Fisher and Hu honored for outstanding success in scholarly accomplishment and excellence in teaching.
Six Clark School faculty and staff will be honored at UMD's 38th annual Convocation on Sept. 15, 2021.
Researchers hope to improve how cells, tissues, and organs are banked for transplantation and other applications.
BIOE alum, advisory Board member Matt Dowling is the founder of Medcura, Inc., which commercialized Rapid-Seal
Project members are developing the "Third Lung," a transformative technology for extra-pulmonary respiration.
Achievement opens the door for new advances in soft robotics.
This free, virtual event will take place on Thursday, July 22, 2021.
Young Wook Kim's TROMATZ toothbrush improves mouth and gum health.
The new program aims to foster collaboration between faculty on UMD's Baltimore and College Park campuses.
Prof. Chris Jewell and his lab are investigating how the biophysical properties of nanomaterials used in immunotherapies shape treatment outcomes.
Fourteen Clark School students pursuing their Ph.D.s in engineering have been awarded Ann G. Wylie Dissertation Fellowships by the University of Maryland Graduate School.
Shelby Bensi, Gregg Duncan, Katrina Groth and Katharina Maisel are recipients of NSF CAREER grants.
Technology could one day be used to improve stem cell-based therapies as well as treatment options for diabetes and infertility.
Open to students graduating from engineering, pharmacy, STEM programs at UMD College Park and Baltimore
BIOE Assistant Professor Jenna Mueller and her lab are working to improve access to surgery around the world.
Researchers aim to bridge the gap between microelectronics and biological systems to create next-generation wearables.
The National Capital Consortium for Pediatric Device Innovation is accepting applications through April 19.
The Clark School community stands united with our Asian, Asian-American and Pacific Islanders colleagues.
Findings show that a novel immunotherapy strategy might one day be used to treat multiple sclerosis patients without leaving them immunocompromised.
BIOE Professor Xiaoming He and his research team take a new approach to understand why cancers spread.
BIOE professor will collaborate on vaccine technologies at Peter Doherty Institute for Infection & Immunity
UMD researchers develop technique to focus light beyond the diffraction limit - a breakthrough for optics
BIOE postdoc Robert “Smitty” Oakes awarded $600K Veterans Affairs grant for multiple sclerosis research
New undergraduate degree merges biology, data science, and computer programming
Researchers’ Revamped Electronic Home Plate Adds Automation, Accuracy to Game.
Researchers working around the clock to ease the impact of supply shortages on hospitals, care facilities
The competition recognizes distinguished graduate student researchers in order to help propel their careers and demonstrate the value of high-quality engineering research.
Size of the neutrally buoyant bPods has dropped from ‘baseball’ to ‘golf ball’ to ‘cherry’ in just three years.
BIOE associate professor to develop imaging technology to study how biological cells grow into complex tissues.
FDA grant and gift from entrepreneur provide $250K in awards
Researchers aim to prevent disease spread during endotracheal intubation procedures for COVID-19 patients.
BIOE seniors present Capstone projects and celebrate winners virtually.
Potential application for complex electronics highlighted in Nature Communications
Fischell Institute, Mechanical Engineering researchers designed a rapid deployment COVID-19 testing booth.
Six members of the BIOE community receive the prestigious award this year.
Fischell Institute designs DIY-style mask with better filtration than cloth masks.
Researchers are working to address the critical supply of N95 respirators resulting from the COVID-19 crisis.
Bioengineers, Terrapin Works producing new respirator and ventilator designs.
Applications are open now for the March 23 first round pitch event.
AMBIC Industry Board members and other researchers convened to discuss new and ongoing projects.
The Institute is accepting applications for the MPowering the State Student Entrepreneurship Fellowship.
Autonomous coordination of cell subpopulations highlighted in Nature Communications.
The award recognizes exceptionally influential research accomplishments by Clark School faculty.
BIOE assistant professor recognized for optics research.
Researchers develop micro-scale device to analyze bacteria in human blood using single-cell Raman spectrometry
UMD researchers developed a technique to drive teams of bacteria to work together autonomously.
UMD researchers developed a technique to drive teams of bacteria to work together autonomously.
BIOE associate professor and associate chair recognized for immune engineering research and STEM outreach.
BIOE Associate Professor Christopher Jewell now backed by four active NIH R01 grants.
UMD senior working with Fischell Institute to further study of atmospheric microbiology
National Capital Consortium for Pediatric Device Innovation hosts annual pitch competition at the University of Maryland
BIOE faculty awarded one of the highest professional distinctions accorded to a medical/biological engineer.
Research team explores nanotechnology-based therapeutic strategy for triple-negative breast cancer.
University of Maryland establishes Robert E. Fischell Institute for Biomedical Devices to propel advancements in human health.
M-CERSI, NCC-PDI receive funding renewals for up to five years.
National Capital Consortium co-led by Children's National and University of Maryland
BIOE associate professor recognized for research at interface of immunology and engineering.
UMD researchers receive $1.5 M NSF grant to develop first-of-kind bioelectronics.
Research collaboration sheds light on bacteria response to sugar metabolism
Jewell Lab review article featured as Nature Materials
Gemstone Honors group explores biocompatible hydrogel fabrication for use at point of care.
An electric vehicle charger innovation takes home top honors for Invention of Year.
Clark School seniors encouraged to apply for Student Entrepreneurship Fellowship by Feb. 28.
'Flexible impedance sensor' can fit inside urinary catheters, monitor and treat biofilms.
highlights University of Maryland alum’s latest efforts to program E.coli
to combat infections.
Robert E. Fischell Institute for Biomedical Devices, RTI International draw capacity crowd to March 7th
System holds promise for study of biological systems, biosensors and bio-hybrid devices.
Fischell Dept. of Bioengineering founding chair recognized with university's highest academic honor conferred upon faculty.
In 2016, four of the 10 Distinguished University Professors named by the University of Maryland are Clark School professors.
BIOE associate chair and director of undergraduate studies honored during 21st
Annual Undergraduate Studies Advising Conference.
Affordable RT-PCR for clinical diagnostics, fear mitigation device for pediatric MRIs tie for first place.
UMD Alum, BioE Professor of Practice to Receive White House Honor
Inductees recognized for prolific spirit of innovation.
BioE Professor and Founding Chair William Bentley’s research group publishes Nature Communications
Dr. John P. Fisher to succeed Dr. William E. Bentley as department chair, effective Jan. 4, 2016.
Diagnostic anSERS Inc. awarded $150,000 NSF grant to develop paper-based test to identify drivers under the influence of illegal drugs.
A. James Clark Hall made possible in part by the generosity of two benefactors.
New building to serve as hub for human health innovation in the state of Maryland
Materials Science professors receive awards from the Md. Academy of Sciences and Md. Science Center.
Students' inventions range from diagnostic devices to accident prevention products.
UMD and UR competition winners present competition concepts to the FDA.
University of Maryland and Johns Hopkins University bioengineering students joined forces to host the second annual research event.
Green technologies, oyster farming, Chesapeake Bay-saving and medical inventions dominate the funding round.
The program is part of a broad partnership between Maryland and Trento, Italy.
Bioengineering faculty and staff receive awards at December 22 ceremony.
Annual event invites everyone to learn more about biomedical engineering.
Second annual showcase event held by University of Maryland's Center of Excellence in Regulatory Science and Innovation.
BioE chair recognized for research and service.
Students awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowship for excellence in engineering.
Bioengineering grad student part of international effort to use messages sent by synthetic cells to guide natural cell activity.
Startup wins $10,000, plans to scale up manufacturing.
Printed sensors team to vie for $70,000 in April.
Publication focuses on opportunities in mesoscale science.
BioE startup company wins funding for paper-based sensor product.
Bioengineering graduate student studies imaging, simulations.
Bioengineering team has created device that could prevent concussions.
Over 150 government, industry, academic representatives attend new center's showcase event.
Clark School teams win alumni category, Warren Citrin Social Impact Award.
Partnership will support joint research in solar power, cell-based systems and ultra low-power systems.
Deutsch Foundation-sponsored Clark School research offers multi-pronged attack on major medical problem.
Feat part of larger body of Clark School research into preventing infections.
Center will pilot ways universities can help improve how drugs and medical devices are evaluated.
Bentley, Payne receive USM Regents' Awards for nano-bio device work.
Inventor discusses new technology, entrepreneurship, personal philosophy.
New flexible master's program offers working professionals entrance to high-demand discipline.
Summer workshop will improve K-12 engineering, math education.
Watch surgery and learn about entrepreneurship, senior design projects, and research.
Speech software from Clark School's Espy-Wilson wins top prize, Citrin Award.
Biomedical device inventor, Clark School benefactor to deliver entrepreneurial lecture.
See seminars, lectures, surgery, design projects, and more!
High-capacity battery, Third World micro-power grids, other business plan winners.
Guests see endoscopic cardiothoracic procedure; 2009 Fischell Fellow announced.
BioE grad student developing oral chemotherapy drug delivery system.
Gala to recognize bioengineering benefactor, Chan-Mo Park and Anh Duong.
New biomaterial designed to stop bleeding.
Six winners were selected from eight finalist teams.
Reza Ghodssi is recognized for sustained and influential scientific and scholarly work.
Fischell to appear in Pirates of Penzance
BioE grad student to develop fast, portable biosensor.
$7.6M, 7,400-square-foot addition to Kim Building serves as new department home.
Microfactories for drug research are one step closer to reality.
Event to highlight advances in medical imaging, new bioengineering wing.
Link Plus BioTech, Inc. also names Kofinas CTO.
RWD Technologies founder recognized for career, support of USM.
Program expands training for students, faculty in engineering and sciences.
Professorship, part of Fischell endowment, recognizes scientific and scholarly work.
Event to highlight how engineers can improve life for millions of people.
Bioengineering benefactor lectures on "Engineering for Humanity, Fun and Profit."
Michael Griffin and Gregory Baecher receive National Academy of Engineering honor.
Kim Building addition will house the new Fischell bioengineering program.
Clark School benefactor Robert E. Fischell and his family have donated $31 million to establish a bioengineering department and create an institute for biomedical devices.
A list of Clark school accomplishments for Fall 2002, with an introduction by Dean Nariman Farvardin.
A list of Clark school accomplishments for Spring 2002
Dr. Robert E. Fischell, a prolific inventor with nearly 200 U.S. and international patents in his name, will be the twentieth inductee to the Innovation Hall of Fame.