Biomaterials Laboratory

The Biomaterials Lab within the Materials Science and Engineering (MatSE) Department, is co-sponsored by the Materials Research Institute’s “Materials in Medicine” program.

The lab exists to explore relationships among surface chemistry, interfacial energetics, and the biological response to materials.


Bioengineering Facilities and Labs Bioengineering and biomedical engineering research areas


The Department of Biomedical Engineering administers the undergraduate major in biomedical engineering, and is a part of the university-wide Intercollege Graduate Degree Program, offering both M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Bioengineering. Our work combines traditional engineering principles with medicine and technology for the betterment of human health and society. 

Department of Biomedical Engineering

205 Hallowell Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802-4400

Phone: 814-863-6614