Biomedical Engineering (BME)

Biomedical Engineering (BME)

Biomedical Engineering (BME)

The Department of Biomedical Engineering is one of the fastest growing departments in the nation providing solutions to global challenges of today and tomorrow to improve quality of life. Anchored by our innovative and challenging undergraduate and graduate curricula, we offer fundamental and applied engineering education that trains graduates to succeed in diverse areas of the field. Novel research and solutions to real-world problems are cornerstones of our educational programs which lead to new knowledge, therapies, and devices and well-prepared students ready to positively impact the world.

Rowan BME engineers are creating nanofibers—with lasers

Dr. Vince Beachley, an Associate Professor in BME, and his team recently received a $523,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to research and refine their methods to create innovative nanofibers with laser over the next three years.

Breakthrough ocular technology nears human clinical trials

For delivering medications directly to the eyes, eyedrops have long been the only option. Groundbreaking technology from OcuMedic, Inc., a medical device company founded by Rowan University’s Dr. Mark Byrne, could revolutionize eye care for patients recovering from ocular surgeries, corneal abrasions, and other eye problems.

Dr. Sebastian Vega Selected as a 2022 Young Innovator in CMBE

Each year, the editorial board of the journal Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering (CMBE) selects the top innovators conducting research in cellular and molecular bioengineering.