Graduate Student Orientation 2022

The Bioengineering department welcomed the incoming class of Masters and Ph.D. students on Wednesday, September 21, 2022. The new graduate student orientation included a department introduction from...
UCLA Samueli Commencement 2022

UCLA Samueli Commencement 2022

Congratulations to the UCLA Bioengineering Class of 2022! We are so proud of your academic achievements and had a great time celebrating with you and your loved ones this past weekend in Pauley! You have now earned your degrees that you all worked so hard these past...

UCLA Bioengineering 2022 Commencement Awardees

UCLA Bioengineering 2022 Commencement Awardees

The UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science announced the award winners for the 2022 Commencement Ceremony. Bioengineering graduates who will receive awards are as follows: Harry M. Showman Prize: Griffith Collwyn Hesketh Hughes, B.S. (Spring...

Jun Chen 2021-2022 Award Highlights

Jun Chen 2021-2022 Award Highlights

Prof. Jun Chen's research focuses on nanotechnology and bioelectronics for energy, sensing, and therapeutic applications in the form of smart textiles, wearables, and body area networks. He was identified to be one of the world’s most influential researchers in the...

Where Do Our Alumni Go After Graduation?

Where Do Our Alumni Go After Graduation?

About 45 percent of our undergraduate students pursue graduate degrees in engineering, law, or medicine. Our undergraduates are also sought after and often secure jobs in the biotech, medical device, and consulting industries. These are some of the companies where...

Biophysicist Amy Rowat honored by the National Science Foundation

Biophysicist Amy Rowat honored by the National Science Foundation

UCLA Newsroom Stuart Wolpert | March 23, 2022 Biophysicist Amy Rowat, an associate professor and vice chair of integrative biology and physiology in the UCLA College, has received a National Science Foundation BRITE Fellow award that will provide $995,000 of research...

Winners of the BE Capstone Design Symposium

Winners of the BE Capstone Design Symposium

Last Thursday, March 10th, 2022, we were able to host our annual Capstone Design Symposium in-person after being postponed previously due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Congratulations to all the teams who partook in the Symposium. Below are all the teams recognized for...

2022 Research Day Highlights

2022 Research Day Highlights

February 11, 2022 The Department of Bioengineering and BGA hosted the fifth annual Research Day. This event brought together students, faculty and staff, industry board members, alumni, and prospective graduate students virtually from various parts of the world!...

Start-ups Take Two of Three New Product Awards at SLAS2022 in Boston

Start-ups Take Two of Three New Product Awards at SLAS2022 in Boston

February 10, 2022 (Boston, MA)- The Society for Laboratory Automation and Screening announced the winners of its annual New Product Awards Monday, February 7 at the SLAS International Conference and Exhibition in Boston, MA. This year’s New Product Award winners are...