Evening with Industry (EWI)

EWI is a networking career fair and formal dinner put on by the Society of Women Engineers (SWE). It provides UW Madison engineering students with the opportunity to participate in round table discussions with representatives from various companies. Tickets will …

BME Undergraduate Design Poster Session Fall 2017

The Biomedical Engineering Department invites everyone to visit a poster session that includes demonstrations of prototype devices presented by biomedical engineering undergraduate students. This expo summarizes the 61 design projects that teams of biomedical engineering students are conducting for …

BME Seminar Series: Paolo Provenzano

Mechanically Complex Tumor Microenvironments Drive Disease Progression and Resistance to Therapy

Abstract (PDF)

Epithelial cancers, or carcinomas, behave like a complex “organ” system and are comprised of multiple cell populations and structural and signaling components such as the …

BME Seminar Series: Dr. Kip Ludwig

Electrical Stimulation of the Nervous System as a Therapy: What Don’t We Know, Why Don’t We Know It, and How Do We Address It?

Abstract (PDF)

Implantable and non-invasive devices to electrically stimulate the nervous system, commonly known as neuromodulation, …

BME Seminar Series: Manu Platt

“What’s Eating You?”: Quantifying Proteolytic Activity in Health and Disease to Predict Disease Potential

SpeakerManu Platt

Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Tech

Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering Diversity Director

STC on Emergent Behaviors of …

BME Seminar Series: Melissa Kinney

Toward a Systems-Level Understanding of Stem Cell Fate

Abstract (PDF)

Stem cell-derived organoids promise broad translational potential for applications ranging from drug screening to transplantation and regeneration. These complex, and often functional, tissue-like structures arise largely from endogenous patterning and …

CANCELLED: BME Fall Seminar Series: Laura Waller

Computational 3D Microscopy

Abstract (PDF)

Computational imaging involves the joint design of imaging system hardware and software, optimizing across the entire pipeline from acquisition to reconstruction. Computers can replace bulky and expensive optics by solving computational inverse problems.

This talk …

Studying the human connectome to increase our understanding of epilepsy

Francis Collins, the director of the National Institutes of Health, has called the human connectome “the symphony in our brain,” played by electric circuit connections between its distinct functional regions.

Neurologic diseases can distort that intricate symphony—yet researchers still have …

BME Undergraduate Design Expo and Design Studio Dedication – Spring 2017

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The Biomedical Engineering Department invites everyone to visit a poster session that includes demonstrations of prototype devices presented by biomedical engineering undergraduate students. This expo summarizes the 43 design projects that teams of biomedical engineering students are conducting for clients …