News items from 2002 to 2007

Author: Ryan Roeder


Justin Deuerling took 2nd place for his oral presention (abstract) and Matt Landrigan received honorable mention for his poster (abstract) in the PhD Student Paper Competition at the 2007 Summer Bioengineering Conference sponsored by the Bioengineering Division (BED) of theAmerican Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)

Gabriel L. Converse wins Outstanding Graduate Student Teacher Awardfrom the Kaneb Center at the University of Notre Dame.

Roeder wins the Early Career Faculty Fellow Award from the The Minerals, Metals and Materials Society (TMS). (ND press releaseSignatures)

Research on imaging microdamage in bone featured in Signatures.


Faculty move into new building dedicated to bioengineering research. (ND press releaseSignatures)

Weimin Yue wins Outstanding Graduate Student Teacher Award from theKaneb Center at the University of Notre Dame.

Awarded a four year grant from the Department of Defense Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program (PR054672) funded through the U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command (USAMRMC W81XWH-06-1-0196) to study "Contrast Agents for Micro-Computed Tomography of Microdamage in Bone."


Huijie Leng wins Graduate Student Award at the Fall Meeting of theMaterials Research Society.


Awarded subcontract from Granger Engineering (NSF STTR Phase I andIndiana 21st Century Fund) to study variable diameter fibers for biocomposites.


Awarded a three year grant from the National Institutes for Health (NIH NIAMS R21 AR049598) to study "Staining Techniques for Micro-CT Imaging of Microdamage."

Research featured in Notre Dame Magazine and Signatures.