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Ameya selected for CGS/ProQuest Distinguished Dissertation Award

July 2, 2020
Ameya has been selected by the Graduate Dean’s Awards Advisory Committee to represent Michigan Tech in the national competition of the CGS/ProQuest Distinguished Dissertation Award.

Gao’s paper is accepted for publication in ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering

June 28, 2020
Gao’s paper entitled “Controlling the Release of Hydrogen Peroxide from Catechol-Based Adhesive Using Silica Nanoparticle” has been accepted for publication in ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering.

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Review article accepted for publication in Biomaterials Science

May 27, 2020
Our review article entitled “Biomimetic hydrogels with spatial- and temporal-controlled chemical cues for tissue engineering” was accepted for publication in Biomaterials Science. This is a collaboration with Dr. Rajachar.

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Paper Highlighted in Biomedical Beat Blog of the National Institute of General Medical Science

May 21, 2020
Hao Meng’s paper entitled “Biomimetic recyclable microgels for on-demand generation of hydrogen peroxide and antipathogenic application” (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2018.10.037) was highlighted in Biomedical Beat Blog of the National Institute of General Medical Science.

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Our recent publication in JACS was highlighted in multiple news outlets

April 4, 2020
Our publication entitled “In Situ Deactivation of Catechol-Containing Adhesive Using Electrochemistry” that was recently published in the Journal of the American Chemical Society was highlighted in multiple news outlets.

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Saleh’s paper highlighed in Materials Today

March 18, 2020
An article in Materials Today entitled “Underwater glue unstuck with electric jolt” highlighted Saleh’s recent publication in JACS (https://doi.org/10.1021/jacs.9b11266).

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Dr. Lee and Saleh Presented at the Adhesion Society

February 27, 2020
Saleh and Dr. Lee attended the 43rd Annual Meeting of the Adhesion Society in Charleston, South Carolina. Dr. Lee gave an oral presentation entitled “Tuning the ROS Release from Catechol-containing Bioadhesive.” Saleh was a finalist for the Peebles Award for Graduate Student Research in Adhesion Science and gave an oral presentation entitled “In Situ Deactivation […]

Saleh’s paper was accepted for publication in Journal of the American Chemical Society as a cover article

February 12, 2020
Saleh’s paper entitled “In-Situ Deactivation of Catechol-Containing Adhesive using Electrochemistry” was accepted for publication in the Journal of the American Chemical Society.

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Zhongtian’s paper was accepted for publication in ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces

February 7, 2020
Zhongtian’s paper entitled “Iron Magnetic Nanoparticle-Induced ROS Generation from Catechol-Containing Microgel for Environmental and Biomedical Applications” was accepted for publication in ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces.

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Publication accepted in Chemical Society Reviews

January 15, 2020
Our review paper entitled “Catechol-Functionalized Hydrogels: Biomimetic Design, Adhesion Mechanism, and Biomedical Applications” was accepted for publication in Chemical Society Reviews.

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