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Ryan Huiszoon
Ryan Huiszoon won the Inventor Pitch Competition and the Audience Choice award at the University of Maryland Bioscience Day
Flexible impedance sensor
'Flexible impedance sensor' can fit inside urinary catheters, monitor and treat biofilms.
Nima Ghalichechian
Nima Ghalichechian's work also made it to multiple newspapers in Iran, including BBC Persian
Konstantinos Gerasopoulos
The work involved developing robust and stable Li-ion battery chemistry.
George Banis
George Banis won the Student Poster Design Competition at the 2017 Global Grand Challenges Summit in Washington, D.C.
Nima Ghalichechian
Former MSAL graduate student Nima Ghalichechian was promoted to tenure-track assistant professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at The Ohio State University.
 ingestible microsystem capsule
Reza Ghodssi and William E. Bentley receive 2-yr NSF grant Exploratory Research (EAGER).
Sangwook Chu
Sangwook Chu received the University of Maryland Graduate School's 2016-2017 Outstanding Graduate Assistant Award.
Reza Ghodssi
Reza Ghodssi has been honored by the University of Wisconsin's Electrical and Computer Engineering Department as one of its "125 People of Impact.
Smart People play by Lydia R. Diamond
UMD's Brain and Behavior Initiative is involved in a partnership with Arena Stage in Washington, D.C., in conjunction with its upcoming play, Smart People by Lydia R. Diamond.
Matthew McCarthy
Former MSAL postdoc Matthew McCarthy has been promoted to associate professor with tenure at Drexel University in Philadelphia.
George Banis
George Banis won the Second Runner-Up Student Presentation Award at the 2017 FDA/BMES Frontiers in Medical Devices conference.
TMV supercapacitor
Paper on TMV supercapacitors in Nanotechnology featured in a technology update on
top: Reza Ghodssi, bottom: James Culver
Professor and ISR director Reza Ghodssi and professor James Culver had their work on TMV microsystems over the past decade featured in an ISR article.
Thomas Winkler
Thomas Winkler completed his Ph.D. degree in Bioengineering in February 2017. His dissertation is titled "Microsystems Integration Towards Point-Of-Care Monitoring of Clozapine Treatment for Adherence, Efficacy, and Safety."
Justinr Stine
Justin Stine was awarded an ECE Distinguished Teaching Assistant Award for his teaching performance over the 2016-2017 academic year.