Summer Blogging with the Biodesign Immersion Experience

Follow the summer BIE fellows as they learn about needs finding, visit clinics and innovators, and get a jump on the engineering design process.

BioE Undergraduate Town Hall

All BioE majors, please join us 4-6:00 PM, Friday Sept. 16, in Sibley Auditorium for our first student-faculty kickoff gathering (and snacks)!

BioE Rising Star Lecture

Please join us for the first annual Bioengineering Rising Star Lecture by Kim Woodrow of the University of Washington. Wednesday, Sept. 21, Noon - 1pm, 106 Stanley Hall.

Recent News

Two BioE alums named to TR35

Bioengineering alumni Kelly Gardner and Heather Bowerman have been named top innovators under 35, a list compiled each year by MIT Technology Review. Gardner, PhD 2013 in Amy Herr’s lab, was recognized for her lean biotech startup innovating in single-cell protein analysis. Bowerman, BS 2005, was honored for inexpensive hormone level tracking technology. They are two of the seven UC Berkeley-affiliated engineers named this year.

Knox Medical on ABC News

This BioE startup uses a video game to predict kids’ asthma attacks.

Head-Gordon leads Berkeley partnership to improve scientific software

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has announced a major award to establish the the Molecular Sciences Software Institute. Teresa Head-Gordon, Chancellor’s Professor of Bioengineering, Chemistry and Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, is the lead scientist at UC Berkeley.

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