Interactive Biomaterials REU

Welcome to the Interactive Biomaterials REU Program.

REU_2014_Faculty&Students2017 Program dates:
June 11, 2016 – August 16, 2017
Syracuse Biomaterials Institute
Syracuse University – Syracuse, New York

The Syracuse Biomaterials Institute is an interdisciplinary institute focused on research in biological materials, from the properties of individual cells, to their organization into tissues and organs, to the development of smart medical devicesSBI is a cohesive collection of highly collaborative faculty spanning eight (8) academic units, including faculty from SU College of Engineering and Computer Science, College of Arts and Sciences, SUNY Upstate Medical University and SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry.

Program Highlights:

  • Collaborative research on the campuses of Syracuse University, Upstate Medical University, Syracuse VA Medical Center and SUNY ESF.
  • State-of-the-art research facilities
  • Seminars, workshops and field trips
  • REU Research Poster Session (students may be nominated to participate in NSF REU Symposium)

Award:

  • Generous Stipend
  • University Housing
  • $200 SUperCard Food Supplement

Eligibility:

  • Undergraduate students majoring in science or engineering
  • U.S. Citizen or permanent resident
  • Minorities and women strongly encouraged to apply

Research:
Students have the opportunity to do research in any of the following areas: 

  • 3D Biofabrication/Bioprinting
  •  Functional and Responsive Materials
  • Tissue Engineering/Regenerative Medicine
  • Polymer Chemistry
  • Theory and Modeling
  •  Mechanobiology
  • Polymer Rheology and Processing
  •  Stem Cell Based Therapies
  • Hydrogels
  • Biomaterials Composites
  • Theoretical Condensed Matter
  • Medical Device
  • Biophysics
  • Cell/Materials Interactions
  • Developmental Biology

Cheers!

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