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, Biological and Pharmaceutical 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

 

 

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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

 

 

 

 

Anmol Fnu

 

M.S. Candidate, Biomedical Engineering, NJIT

B.S. in Biotechnology, Panjab University, Chandigarh, India, 2015

 

Project: Dynamic biomaterial platforms as in vitro tissue models

Email: sj422@njit.edu

 

 

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Undergraduate Students

Hazal Yalcin

 

Major, Biomedical Engineering

 

Project: 3D bioprinted grafts for osteochondral defects

Support: NJIT URI and NJIT I-Corps

 

Email: hyz2@njit.edu

 

 

Faizur Piuli

 

Major in Biomedical Engineering

 

Project: Engineered human myocardium tissue models

Support: NJIT URI

 

Email: hyz2@njit.edu

 

Shawn Huynh

 

Major in Chemical Engineering

 

Project: Hybrid 3D printer for fabrication of scaffolds with multi-scale complexity

Support: NJIT URI

 

Email: sh458@njit.edu

Tej Patel

 

Major in Chemical Engineering

 

Project: Hybrid 3D printer for fabrication of scaffolds with multi-scale complexity

Support: NJIT URI

 

Email: tkp6@njit.edu

Emily Almeida

 

Major in Chemical Engineering

 

Project: 3D bioprinting of vascularized hydrogel networks

Support: McNair Program

 

Email: ea246@njit.edu

Jorge Pereyra

 

Major in Chemical Engineering

 

Project: Hydrogels with hierarchical surface pattering via spatial crosslinking and solvent swelling

Support: McNair Program

 

Email: jrp77@njit.edu

 

 

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Visiting / Summer Students

Jolene Cobb

 

Undergraduate

Physics and Astronomy

Siena College, Loudonville, NY

Summer 2017 NSF-REU

 

Project: Fabrication of hybrid scaffolds with airbrushing and additive manufacturing

Jorge Pereyra

 

Undergraduate

Chemical Engineering, NJIT

Summer 2017

McNair Summer Research Program

 

Project: Hydrogels with hierarchical surface pattering via spatial crosslinking and solvent swelling

Emily Almeida

 

Undergraduate

Chemical Engineering, NJIT

Summer 2017

McNair Summer Research Program

 

Project: 3D bioprinting of vascularized hydrogel networks

Ecem Baduk

 

Undergraduate

Biomedical Engineering

Celal Bayar University, Manisa, Turkey

Summer 2017

International Internship

 

High School Students

Ian Casaren

 

High School Student

Columbia High School, NJ

Summer 2017

Provost Summer Research Internship

Sessina Dani

 

High School Student

West Orange High School, NJ

Summer 2017

Provost Summer Research Internship

Dounia Joseph

 

High School Student (Junior) Benedictine Academy, Elizabeth, NJ

March 2017

(1 week internship)

 

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