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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Senior Design Journey 2021: Bringing More Lyman Orchards Pies to the Masses, Part 2

A team of University of Connecticut School of Engineering students are continuing their work with a business that has a deep connection to generations . . .

Published: Apr 12, 2021

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New $1.5 Million Grant to Fund Creation of “Water Processes Library” for Researchers

A group of professors at the University of Connecticut’s School of Engineering, in partnership with two national researchers, have just received a $ . . .

Published: Apr 08, 2021

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Rags to Riches: Alumnus Uses Education to Lift Himself from Poverty

  By: Eli Freund, Editorial Communications Manager, UConn School of Engineering  Growing up in Hyderabad, India, in a family of modest means, Vi . . .

Published: Apr 05, 2021

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