Umut Gurkan honored by Biomedical Engineering Society

Umut Gurkan, assistant professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering, has been selected to receive the Rising Star award at the 2016 Biomedical Engineering Society - Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering and Advanced Biomanufacturing Joint Conference, which will be held Jan. 6-10, in New Orleans.
The Rising Star award designates exceptional junior principal investigators and the awardees are invited to give a podium presentation in a special session at the conference. Gurkan is one of six awardees selected internationally.