Professor Stephanie Seidlits won the inaugural Shu Chien Early Career Award competition

Professor Stephanie Seidlits won the inaugural Shu Chien Early Career Award competition on an online Zoom video conference on November 23, 2020. This annual UC-Wide award is given to the pre-tenured...
A Message from the Chair

A Message from the Chair

The past six months have been full of challenges. To address public health needs during the pandemic, our bioengineering research labs have contributed immensely to the design and fabrication of PPEs, the development of diagnostic tools, and the discovery of...

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BMES receiving the Commendable Chapter Award for 2019-2020

BMES receiving the Commendable Chapter Award for 2019-2020

BMES at UCLA was awarded the Commendable Chapter Award for their work during the 2019-2020 school year. This is the second year that BMES at UCLA received this award. With expansion of technical projects and workshops, developments in community outreach programs with...

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2020 Research Day highlights

2020 Research Day highlights

Bioengineering and BGA hosted BE department students, faculty and staff, industry board members, and prospective graduate students to our February 2020 Research Day. The event featured keynote speakers, a student research talk competition, a poster session and...

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Joe De Rutte wins SLAS 2020 Innovation Award

Joe De Rutte wins SLAS 2020 Innovation Award

Bioengineering PhD student Joe De Rutte, advised by Prof. Dino DiCarlo, was awarded the Innovation Award by the Society for Laboratory Automation and Screening (SLAS) for his presentation “High-Throughput Encapsulation and Selection of Cells based on Antibody...

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Tzung Hsiai and Walt Baxter inducted as BMES Fellows

Tzung Hsiai and Walt Baxter inducted as BMES Fellows

Dr. Tzung Hsiai, a Bioengineering Professor at UCLA, and Dr. Walt Baxter, the Co-Chair of Industry Advisory Board of UCLA Bioengineering, were elected as BMES Fellows in 2020 for their leadership and contributions in the field of biomedical engineering. The induction...

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