Professor Junqiao Wu has been selected as a 2017-18 recipient of the Bakar Fellows Award!

Junqiao Wu has been selected as a 2017-18 recipient of the Bakar Fellows award at UC Berkeley.  The Bakar Fellows Program fosters faculty entrepreneurship in the STEM+ fields including Engineering, Computer Science, Chemistry, Biological Sciences, Physical Sciences, and Architecture. Bakar Fellows receive discretionary research support to help translate their discoveries into commercial solutions. More information about […]

Capstone Project in Prof. Xu’s Lab Highlighted

A Masters of Engineering team led by Prof. Xu has been working on new drug-delivery platforms to treat neurologic and brain-related diseases.  The work focuses on the development and commercialization of a nano-carrier designed to help transport drugs from the blood to the brain, and importantly through the Blood Brain Barrier (BBB).  The work was […]

Benson Jung wins best poster award at ACS

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Benson Jung, working with Professor Ting Xu, received a “PMSE Best Poster Award” at the American Chemical Society (ACS) National Meeting in San Francisco.  The poster was selected under the category of the Polymeric Materials: Science and Engineering (PMSE) division.  The poster was entitled “Structural Characterization of Three-Helix Micelle Delivery Platform for Neurological Disease Treatment” […]