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National Academy of Engineering Announces Winners of 2019 Simon Ramo Founders and Arthur M. Bueche Awards Washington, DC, United States, Oct. 4, 2019 —

On Sunday, Oct. 6, during its 2019 annual meeting, the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) will present two awards for extraordinary impact on the engineering profession. The Simon...

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ESB Council Meeting, Leuven, 1978. Dr. Günther Heimke is the 4th from the left standing next to Prof. Paul Ducheyne (5th from the left).

ESB Council Meeting, Leuven, 1978. Dr. Günther Heimke is the 4th from the left standing next to Prof. Paul Ducheyne (5th from the left).

 

Dr. Günther Heimke, the third president of the European Society for Biomaterials, passed away on August 19 in Kiel, Germany, at the age of 97 years. He succeeded Dr. Jean Leray, who ...

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We would like to congratulate Paul Ducheyne, Ph.D., a professor in the Bioengineering Department and a Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery Research at Penn, on being selected for the International Award by the European Society for Biomaterials (ESB). The International Award is one of the ESB’s highest honors, recognizing scientists who have spent the majority of their careers outside of Europe....

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U.S. - International Collaborations in Question? An editorial by former SFB President Tom Webster has just published an editorial in the International Journal of Nanomedicine discussing the challenges international students and faculty are now facing the U.S. due to recent changes in U.S. government visa policy. He highlights how U.S. Universities are seeing a drastic decline in international ...

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