Guvendiren Lab

Instructive Biomaterials and Additive Manufacturing Laboratory (IBAM-Lab)

 

OUR TEAM

 

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Principle Investigator

Murat Guvendiren, Ph.D., M.Sc.

Assistant Professor, Otto H. York Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering, NJIT

Secondary Appointment, Department of Biomedical Engineering, NJIT

 

Research Assistant Professor, NJCBM, Rutgers University, 2013-2016

Post-Doc, Bioengineering, Materials Science and Engineering, UPenn, 2007-2013

Ph.D., Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern University, 2007

M.Sc., Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, Middle East Technical University, Turkey, 2003

B.S., Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, Middle East Technical University, Turkey, 2000

Email: muratg@njit.edu   /  Faculty Profile

 

 

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Postdoctoral Fellows

Chya-Yan Liaw, Ph.D.

 

Post-Doc, Polymer Science and Engineering, UMass-Amherst, 2015-2016

Ph.D., Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern University, 2015

B.S., Materials Science and Engineering, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan, 2009

 

Email: cyliaw@njit.edu

 

 

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Graduate Students

Shen Ji

 

Ph.D. Candidate, Chemical Engineering, NJIT

M.Sc., Chemical Engineering, NJIT, 2015

 

Project: Designing novel bioinks for organ printing

Email: sj422@njit.edu

 

 

 

 

Andrew House

 

Ph.D. Student, Chemical Engineering, NJIT

 

 

Project: Dynamic hydrogel platforms for in vitro tissue and disease modeling

Email: anh3@njit.edu

 

 

 

 

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Undergraduate Students

Hazal Yalcin

 

Major in Chemical Engineering

Summer 2017

Project: 3D Printing of PCL/HA based scaffolds for bone regeneration

Support: Provost Summer Research Program (Previously NJIT URI & NJIT NSF-I Corps Programs)

Email: hyz2@njit.edu

Jorge Pereyra

 

Major in Chemical Engineering

Summer 2018

Project: 3D Printing of ydrogels with hierarchical surface pattering

Support: NSF REU (Previously McNair Program)

 

Email: jrp77@njit.edu

 

Daniel King

 

Major in Chemical Engineering

Spring 2018

Project: Formulation of bioinks from decellularized tissues

Support: -

 

Email: dking1192@njit.edu

Caroline D'souza

 

Major in Chemical Engineering

Summer 2018

Project: Optimization of 3D Printed Hybrid Scaffolds

Support: Honors Summer Research Institute

 

Email: cd329@njit.edu

Christopher Fitzharris

 

Major in Chemical Engineering

Summer 2018

Project: Effects of 3D Printed Oral Tablet Shape, Porosity, and Composition on Dissolution Kinetics

Support: NSF REU

Email: cf87@njit.edu

 

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Lab Alumni

Undergraduate Students

 

Shawn Huynh, Spring 2017 - Spring 2018 (NJIT URI Program, ChE, NJIT)

Emily Almeida, Summer 2017 - Spring 2018 (NJIT URI Program and McNair Program, ChE, NJIT)

Hazal Yalcin, Fall 2016 - Sprint 2018 (NJIT URI and NJIT NSF I-Corps Programs, BME, NJIT)

Piuli Faizur, Fall 2016 - Spring 2018 (NJIT URI Program, BME, NJIT)

Tej Patel, Spring 2017 - Summer 2017 (NJIT URI Program, ChE, NJIT)

Jolene Cobb, Summer 2017 (NSF REU Program, Physics and Astronomy, Siena College, NY)

Ecem Badruk, Summer 2017 (Visiting Student, Celal Bayar University, Turkey)

 

High School Students

 

Ian Casaren, Summer 2017 (NJIT Provost Summer Research Internship, Columbia High School, NJ)

Sessina Dani, Summer 2017 (NJIT Provost Summer Research Internship, West Orange High School, NJ)

Dounia Joseph, March 2017 (Internship, Benedictine Academy, NJ)

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