Recent News

September 9th, 2016

We currently have a postdoc opening in the field of biomateirals and cellular/tissue engineering; If interested, please contact Dr. Ma directly.

April 1st, 2016

Dr. Ma received a Hartwell Foundation Individual Biomedical Research Award. Thank the Harwell Foundation for their generous support!

November 4, 2014

Jason won a Materials Research Society Student Travel Award. The award is "based on the quality and novelty of research described in the abstract" and selected by the organizing committee for Symposium H: Micro/Nano Engineering and Devices for Molecular and Cellular Manipulation, Stimulation and Analysis.

October 24, 2014

Duo won the First Place of the Fiber Society Graduate Student Paper Competition. See a photo of Duo receiving the award.

July 2, 2014

We hosted a Career Exploration day for the annual Cornell 4H Youth program. See a photo of Jason with some of the high school students.

May 9th,2014

Wei, Duo's paper published:

"Nanofibrous Microposts and Microwells of Controlled Shapes and Their Hybridization with Hydrogels for Cell Encapsulation"

May 20th,2014

Claire was offered a summer internship position with the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences.

May 15th,2014

Justin was offered an internship position with a Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (URE) at the University of Mississippi Medical Center.

May 1st,2014

Mark was featured in periodiCALS.

Read the story here.

April 15th, 2014

Justin was awarded a research fellowship from The P&G Fund of The Greater Cincinnati Foundation for his project "Encapsulation of Skin Cells for Epidermolysis Bullosa Treatment "

March 10th, 2014

Minglin was awarded a 3M Nontenured Faculty Award. Thank 3M for their generous support!

September 9th, 2013

Dr. Ma was awarded a Junior Faculty Award from American Diabetes Association. Thank ADA and all the donors for their generous support!

July 15th, 2014

Mark won a National Federation of the Blind Scholarship.

July, 1st 2013

We officially started our lab!

March 22nd, 2013

Mark won the Cornell Biology Research Internship to perform research related to neurospheres. Congrats!