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Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 8:00am
The Hilton Minneapolis

BMES 2016 Minneapolis, MN
UC San Diego
Bioengineering Reception

Friday, September 23, 2016 - 5:00pm
Bear Courtyard (right next to PFBH by the giant stone bear)
The Bioengineering Graduate Society (BEGS) and the Bioengineering Department would like to invite all faculty, staff, and graduate students to attend the Annual BioE Bear Hug on Friday, September 23rd at 5:00 pm in the Bear Courtyard, outside PFBH. 


Friday, December 2, 2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
James C. Perry, M.D.
Friday, November 4, 2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Alan Saltiel, Ph.D.
Friday, October 28, 2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Alan J. Grodzinsky, Sc.D.

In studies of cartilage degradation and repair, it is important to assess the mechanical function of newly synthesized tissue and constituent matrix molecules at the nano-molecular scale.


The UC San Diego Department of Bioengineering faculty are recognized nationally for outstanding scholarship, teaching, and research.

The Department of Bioengineering in the Jacobs School of Engineering at the University of California, San Diego is inviting applications for positions at the Assistant Professor and at the Associate Professor or Full Professor levels. To obtain more information or submit your application materials, go to

See some of our research groups, including Biodynamics, Bioinformatics and Systems Biology, Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine, Biomaterials and Stem Cell Engineering, Biophotonics, Biosensors, and more.

See information about our research facilities, including Biotechnology, Confocal Microscopy, Flow Cytometry, Information Technology, Functional MRI, Cell Engineering Research Center (CERC).