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Lei Sun - Doctoral Dissertation Defense

Lei Sun - Doctoral Dissertation Defense

Oct. 17, 2017

Lei Sun Doctoral Dissertation Defense Department of Biological Engineering...

Driven by Curiosity, USU Professor Turns to Nature for Drug Discovery

Driven by Curiosity, USU Professor Turns to Nature for Drug Discovery

Oct. 12, 2017

At age 17, Jixun Zhan left his small hometown to attend college in the capitol city of China's Jiangxi province. At Nanchang University, the fledgling biochemist chose to study fermentation engineerin...

Priming Plants to Tolerate Drought

Priming Plants to Tolerate Drought

Oct. 02, 2017

Food growers are facing a difficult reality: climate change is expected to intensify drought conditions, and expanding urban populations are competing for arable land and water supplies....

Dissertation Defense: Abul Bashar Mohammad Giasuddin

Aug. 04, 2017

Shameem will be presenting his Dissertation Defense on August 20, 2017 come and show him your support....

Dissertation Defense: Cynthia Hanson

Aug. 04, 2017

Come to support Cindy with her Dissertation defense...

Plant-STEM Summer Outreach Comes to a Close

Plant-STEM Summer Outreach Comes to a Close

Jul. 01, 2017

After eight weeks of research, students gave their final presentations for the 2017 Plant-STEM program....

BE Summer Outreach

BE Summer Outreach

Jun. 09, 2017

The Department of Biological Engineering hosted nine students as a part of the Native American Student Mentorship Program...

BE Student Wins International Award for Research Presentation

BE Student Wins International Award for Research Presentation

May. 31, 2017

Biological Engineering's Ph.D. student, Anna Doloman, wins an international award at the International Conference on Biogas Microbiology....

Bioengineered System Computational Modeling: Designing A Way of Improving Bioreactors

May. 30, 2017

Levi Sanchez

Researchers from the Biological Engineering, Computer Science, and Biology departments have come together to design more efficient cellular factory models that address some of the issues that current ...

Biosynthetic Secrets: How Fungi Make Bioactive Compounds

Biosynthetic Secrets: How Fungi Make Bioactive Compounds

May. 24, 2017

Biological engineers at Utah State University successfully decoded and reprogrammed the biosynthetic machinery that produces a variety of natural compounds found in fungi....

Congratulations Graduating Class of 2017

Congratulations Graduating Class of 2017

May. 12, 2017

Levi Sanchez

The department of Biological Engineering would like to congratulate all of our students who graduated May 5-6....

BE Student visit Edwards Lifesciences

BE Student visit Edwards Lifesciences

May. 10, 2017

Levi Sanchez

The Biomedical Engineering Society's (BMES) club hosted an industry tour with Edwards Lifesciences in Draper, Ut. ...

Biological Engineering Students Win Gold

Biological Engineering Students Win Gold

May. 04, 2017

Levi Sanchez

Students at both the Graduate and Undergraduate level were presented awards for their research at the Student Research Symposium on April 13, 2017....

Darcie Christensen Wins Robins Award

Darcie Christensen Wins Robins Award

Apr. 27, 2017

Biological Engineering student named Scholar of the Year...

BE Students participate in SRS

BE Students participate in SRS

Apr. 20, 2017

Levi Sanchez

The Student Research Symposium is an annual event hosted by the Office of Research and Graduate Studies that takes place as a part of Utah State University's Research Week. This year the SRS was held ...

BE Student Wins 2016 Arrington Writing Awards

BE Student Wins 2016 Arrington Writing Awards

Apr. 20, 2017

The complex attitude of religious adherents toward land and government captivated this year's selection committee in naming two winners of the 2016 Arrington Writing Awards....

New BENG Course offered Fall 2017

Apr. 12, 2017

Levi Sanchez

Attention Students! BENG 6880 - BioMEMS: Microtechnology for BioMedical Research is being offered Fall 2017. Prerequisite for the course is BENG 3500 or by permission of the instructor....

Striking Gold: Three USU Scholars are 2017 Goldwater Honorees

Striking Gold: Three USU Scholars are 2017 Goldwater Honorees

Apr. 11, 2017

A.J Walters has received an honorable mention from the Goldwater Foundation....

Biological Engineering Students Showcase Research at Industry Meeting

Biological Engineering Students Showcase Research at Industry Meeting

Apr. 06, 2017

News Release – April 12, 2017 – Biological engineering students from Utah State University helped welcome the world to Utah earlier this month at the Institute of Biological Engineering’s (IBE) ...

Institute of Biological Engineering (IBE) 2017 Conference results

Institute of Biological Engineering (IBE) 2017 Conference results

Apr. 06, 2017

Levi Sanchez

The department of Biological Engineering participated in the IBE 2017 Conference in Salt Lake City, Utah from March 1 to April 1. Here were some of our accomplishment!...

USU Biological Engineer Featured in Chemical and Engineering News

USU Biological Engineer Featured in Chemical and Engineering News

Apr. 04, 2017

The ongoing research into alternative bio-based fuels by USU's Dr. Foster Agblevor was featured in a February cover story of Chemical & Engineering News magazine....

Thesis Defense: Zachary Fica

Thesis Defense: Zachary Fica

Mar. 24, 2017

Levi Sanchez

Zachary Fica will be giving his Thesis Defense of his Master's degree on Wednesday, April 5 at 4:30 pm in ENGR 406...

Thesis Defense: Alan Hodges

Thesis Defense: Alan Hodges

Mar. 24, 2017

Levi Sanchez

Alan Hodges will be giving his Thesis Defense for his Master's degree on Tuesday, April 4 at 3:30 pm in ENGR 406....

Synthetic Bio-manufacturing Center

Mar. 07, 2017

Levi Sanchez

The Department of Biological Engineering is constantly working on developing new and innovative Bioproducts that can solve some of the most challenging contemporary dilemmas of the 21st century. ...

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