Institute for Bioengineering Research

Awards 2012

  • A.J. Mellott, Ph.D. BioE student, won third place for Best Poster from KU Graduate Engineering Association Research. He also was the University of Kansas’ recipient of the Best Poster Award at the 9th Annual Capitol Research Summit at the State Capitol Building.
  • Karthik Ramachandran, 2012 Ph.D. BioE graduate, co-founded Likarda, LLC with his advisor, Dr. Lisa Stehno-Bittel, BIOE faculty affiliate. The company's technology is focused on creating miniaturized cell clusters for multiple applications including the treatment of diabetes.