Announcements

October 8, 2019
The UH Cullen College Department of Biomedical Engineering recently hosted the Sri Lankan delegate led by the Ambassador for Science, Technology, and Innovation for the Government of Sri Lanka, Dr B. Wijay, MD and the Vice-Chancellor of the…
May 1, 2017
Dr. Mini Das, Assistant Professor of Physics and Joint Faculty of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Houston, is leading an interdisciplinary project with Physics and BME students working together. For details, please see the link below:…
March 21, 2017
TcSUH Cora Hawley Scholarships TcSUH offers scholarships for graduate and undergraduate students working with and/or advised by TcSUH faculty members. They are intended to promote TcSUH research programs in High Temperature Superconductivity (HTS)…
August 30, 2016
One-third of the world’s population is infected with tuberculosis (TB), which is the leading cause of death for those infected with HIV. In 2014, almost 10 million people around the world became sick with TB, and 1.5 million deaths occurred…
December 3, 2015
On December 2nd, 2015, the President of Turkish Kultur University and former NSF BME Program Director Dr. Semahat Demir visited the BME department and met with faculty and students.
August 7, 2015
Nyisha Hamilton, business administrator for the Cullen College’s biomedical engineering department, was recently recognized at the 6th US-Turkey Advanced Study Institute’s banquet celebration. The Advanced Study Institute aims to further stimulate…
March 27, 2015
On March 25, 2015 BME faculty member, Dr. Chandra Mohan was featured on a Houston Public Media morning segment. Follow the link to listen: http://www.houstonpublicmedia.org/news/uh-moment-lupus/
November 17, 2014
On Monday, October 10, 2014 the UH Biomedical Engineering department was visited by Professor PB Sharma, Vice Chancellor of Amity University and Dr. Durga Agrawal, UH System Board of Regent Member. The BME faculty, staff and students welcomed the…
July 22, 2014
BME faculty, Dr. Sergey Shevkpolyas, was featured in the Houston Medical Journal for his work, done under a NIH Director's Transformative Research Award, on a high-throughput device that will hopefully make blood transfusions safer.  Check the…
July 22, 2014
The Department of Biomedical Engineering is pleased to announce a Dr. Nuri Ince's new collaboration with the Department of Neurosurgery of Baylor College of Medicine.  During the 2014-2015 academic year, the laboratory of Dr. Nuri Ince, Assistant…
May 12, 2014
The University of Houston BME department hosted its inaugural BME day April 24, 2014. The guests of honor included keynote speaker, Dr. Shuming Nie, and plenary speakers, Drs. Sandro Ivaldi (Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago), Andrew Laine (…
February 5, 2014
Dean Tedesco honored Dr. Laura Gutierrez as one of the two College of Engineering's Outstanding Lecturer Awardees at the College's Annual Faculty/ Staff Meeting on Friday, January 31, 2014. Dr. Laura Gutierrez currently serves the Biomedical…
October 7, 2013
The University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering and The Methodist Hospital Research Institute are pleased to announce a unique fellowship opportunity for Ph.D. students who wish to pursue a degree in engineering and translational biomedical…
September 9, 2013
The Biomedical Optics Laboratory in the department of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Houston, TX invites applications for a postdoctoral scholar position in the area of image and signal processing from optical coherence tomography (OCT…