Biomedical Engineering Faculty
Robert Gettens, Dr. G
Professor, Department Chair
Dr. G is the Biomedical Engineering Department Chair and steward of the BME program. His areas of interest are in Biomaterials, Medical Devices, Entrepreneurship. He is also an ABET Evaluator, focused on Curriculum Development and leads the Senior Design and Industry Partnerships for the department.
Dr. English, Tony
Tony, as he is fondly called by his students, teaches courses in Instrumentation, Biotransport, Systems, and all things engineering math! He is passionate about helping students learn and grow their knowedge-base in core engineering principles related to biomedical systems and mathematical models of physiological phenomena. His research interests are in novel biosensors that exploit the application of living cells on hydrogel scaffolds, bio-signal processing, Biomaterials and Tissue engineering
Dr. Jaiswal, Dr. J
D. Jaiswal, or Dr. J is the faculty advisor for BMES. She is a passionate educator who encourages students to develop strong technical skills in a wet-lab environment through inquiry-based learning and independent research projects. Dr. J's research interests are in Tissue Engineering,BioMEMS, Drug Delivery, Mechanobiology.