Drug release hydrogels to improve wound healing

Students will work closely with a graduate student on an independent project for a wearable patch to improve wound healing. Students will work with hydrogels and drug release, as well as characterization with actuation methods involving a small degree of knowledge in electronics and software.

Lab: Sia Lab (Molecular and Microscale Bioengineering Laboratory)

Direct Supervisor: Samuel Sia

Position Dates: 6/1/2020 - 8/31/2020

Hours per Week: 35

Paid: Yes

Credit: Yes

Qualifications: Ideal skills: JavaScript, Python, Mobile development: front-end app development, back-end/server-side, development, React/React native framework, Exposure to ML/DL, Coding skills in any language.

Eligibility: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior; (SEAS only)

 

Samuel Sia, ss2735@columbia.edu