News

Zenghao Zhu receiving award
  • NSF Grant Supports Professor’s Research in Fluid Dynamics
  • Congratulations to Zenghao Zhu on receiving 2016 Philadelphia Section  STLE scholarship. This is an award targeted to motivated researchers conducting cutting-edge research in the field of lubrication and tribology.
  • Marissa Cucinotta joined Master’s in Bioengineering program at Stanford University.
  • Ziran Qi joined M.Eng in Mechanical Engineering program at Virginia University.
  • Congratulations to Marissa Cucinotta for receiving Outstanding Mechanical Engineering Student Award.
  • Congratulations to Marissa Cucinotta on her receiving prestigious Dean’s Award for Academic Excellence and Meritorious Service.
  • Mahmood Arifin Chowdhury has joined the lab in Spring of 2016 as Graduate Research Assistant.
  • Ji Lang has joined the lab in spring 2016 as PhD Candidate.
  • Research on internal brain concussion featured in College News.
  • Congratulations to Marissa Cucinotta who has received Villanova University Presidential Scholarship. This is a merit based scholarship that is awarded to transformational leaders who has both academic excellence and a strong contribution to civic community.
  • Qiuyun Wang has joined the lab in Fall of 2015 as Ph.D. candidate.
  • Ziran Qi has joined the lab in Spring of 2015 as Undergraduate Research Assistant.
  • Zenghao Zhu has joined the lab in Fall of 2014 as Ph.D. candidate. 
  • Tom Gacka attended The American Physical Society 64th Annual Meeting of the Division of Fluid Dynamics from November 20th to 22nd, 2011, in Baltimore, MD. He gave an oral presentation about a paper entitled "From Red Cells to Soft Porous Lubrication?". The presentation received very positive feedbacks. Dr. Wu attended the conference and presented another paper entitled "How to Model the Lift Generation in a Highly Compressible Porous Media?".
  • Congratulations to Robert Crawford who had received The College of Engineering Outstanding Graduate Student Award for his work in the CBMSS lab and academics
  • Robert Crawford has received a full fellowship to receive his PhD. at the University of Texas in Austin
  • Amir Vahabikashi has joined the Lab in the Spring of 2011 as a Graduate Research Assistant
  • Tom Gacka has joined the Lab in the Fall of 2010 as a Graduate Research Assistant
  • Chris Vegliante and Peter Bruno have joined the Lab in the Fall of 2010 as Undergraduate Research Assistants
  • Robert Crawford represented the lab and presented papers at the third International Conference on Porous Media and its Applications in Science, Engineering and Industry. His work received very positive feedback and he was awarded by the organizing committe $1450 to cover part of his conference fee.
  • Vincent Baro, after spending two and a half years to help develop CBMSS, joined the Departemtn of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Delaware to pursue his Ph.D in Biomedical Engineering
  • Angela Anqi Wu and Julia Anxin Wu were born on May 14th, 2010 and are some of the newest members of the lab.
  • Within the past year, Dr Wu stayed in China, where he was on sabbatical at the Chinese Academy of Sciences. While there he was invited to give multiple lectures and presentations regarding his research on Cellular Biomechanics and Sports Sciences.
  • Please see a list of his invited lectures.