About the Wei Laboratory

The Wei laboratory emphasizes the integration of current engineering science with emerging fields of engineering applications and processes. Our research focuses on the development of novel biomaterials for tissue repair and regeneration. Due to the nature of our research, students work on multidisciplinary, team-based research projects, which involve scientists from disciplines including Materials Science, Polymer Science, Biology, Animal Science, Computer Science as well as Industry Partners.


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Nominations Open for 2022 Academy of Distinguished Engineers

The UConn School of Engineering has opened up nominations for the Class of 2022 Academy of Distinguished Engineers. . . .

Published: Jan 18, 2022

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Senior Design Journey 2022: Saving Lives with an App, Part 1

In response to the growing need for added safety on campus, five computer science and engineering students are working with ADT, the most trusted name . . .

Published: Jan 10, 2022

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Senior Design Journey 2022: Holding Back the Flood Waters in Bridgeport, Part 1

Living near an ocean or large body of water has consequences. Over the past 20 years, climate related disasters have jumped 83 percent and major flood . . .

Published: Jan 06, 2022

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