Biomedical

Department of Biomedical Engineering Welcomes Assistant Professor in Neural, Cognitive and Brain Engineering

Andrew (Andy) Dykstra has joined the University of Miami College of Engineering (CoE) as an assistant professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME). Dykstra’s research focuses on the neural basis of auditory perception and cognition and...

Agents of Change: Three College of Engineering Faculty to Explore Augmented Reality and Spatial Computing in the Classroom as FLC Fellows

On Wednesday, January 30, 2019, three engineering faculty joined an interdisciplinary group of 10 faculty members across the university to begin their journey into transforming the learning experiences of their students using augmented reality and spatial...


UMCoE Hosts First Annual Teaching and Learning Innovation in STEAM (TALIS) Day

On January 18, the University of Miami College of Engineering (UMCoE), in collaboration with the College of Arts and Sciences (UMCAS), hosted the first annual Teaching and Learning Innovation in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics)...

Alumnus Leonard Pinchuk Awarded Prestigious National Academy of Engineering 2019 Fritz J. and Dolores H. Russ Prize for Innovations in Bioengineering

The National Academy of Engineering (NAE) has awarded the 2019 Fritz J. and Dolores H. Russ Prize to Dr. Leonard Pinchuk, MSBE ’79, PhD ’84, along with colleagues Dr. Julio Palmaz, Dr. John Simpson, Dr. Richard Schatz and Dr. Paul Yock.  The Prize...


24-Hour UHack Hackathon Showcases Student Talent

As the world continues to become more information-driven and technology enabled, there is an ever-growing need for engineers with software developer talent. Universities are addressing the increasing need for these skills by providing the tools and training...

Harnessing the Power of Stem Cells: An Invention to Extract and Use Adult Stem Cells from Adult Neural Crest-Derived Tissues

Cells are the building blocks of all living things. They provide structure for the body, take in nutrients from food, and carry out other important functions. Cells also contain the body’s hereditary material and are able to make identical copies of...
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