News

  • Dr. Louie awarded a $1 million grant from the W.M. Keck Foundation
    The W.M. Keck Foundation’s Medical Research Program recently awarded a $1 million grant to Dr. Louie, which will be used to fund a collaborative project with Yohei Yokobashi, associate professor in BME, and Jared Shaw, associate Professor in Chemistry. Their project, “In Vivo 3D Imaging Using Bioluminescent Gene Reporters and MRI,” aims to improve the ...
  • Dr Louie wins AWIS Ellen Weaver award for outstanding mentor
    LouieDr Louie wins AWIS Ellen Weaver award for outstanding mentor, 2011More info: http://news.ucdavis.edu/search/news_detail.lasso?id=10847
  • Peter Wang qualifies for Intel nationals
    Peter placed 3rd out of a total fo 3 grand prizes in the Sacramento Regional Science Fair and advanced to the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair in Los Angeles (May 2011). The Intel International Science and Engineering Fair,is the world’s largest pre-college science fair competition. Each year, more than 7 million high school students from ...
  • UC Davis Receives Funding for Unique “Bench-to-Beside” Biomedical Design Program
    The one-of-a-kind clinical translation program uses UCD’s strengths in Engineering, Management, Design, Medicine and Veterinary Medicine to walk students through the steps of the engineering design process from problem finding, to design and marketing of biomedical products. Starting this year, UC Davis engineering and design seniors can enroll in an interdisciplinary course series that trains them ...
  • Tom Tu accepts travel award to Contrast Media Research Meeting 2011
    Congratulations to Tom Tu for his acceptance for his travel award to the Contrast Media Research Meeting 2011 in Galveston, Tx.
  • BME Graduate Student Erica Andreozzi wins $15,000 prize in the TATRC Grand Challenge
    The TATRC Grand Challenge was held in conjunction with 11th Annual UC Systemwide Bioengineering Symposium held on the UC Davis Campus June 17-19, 2010.  The Grand Challenge selected a short list of ten semi-finalists based on submissions of 2-page extended abstracts.  From this 5 finalists were selected to continue in the competition by giving oral ...
  • Publication Acceptance
    “Activatable Magnetic Resonance Imaging Contrast Agents” will be soon found in Annals Biomedical Engineering (2011) since it is now in press!!! Way to go guys! Congrats Tom and Elizabeth!