Welcome to Penn State Micro & Nano Integrated Biosystem Lab (MINIBio) Laboratory. We aim at developing innovative micro and nano technologies, applying these technologies to study complicated biological systems, and provide engineering solutions to current and future healthcare. At the same time, we strive to educate the next generation bioengineers with cutting edge research, integrated education of engineering and biological sciences.
2012.09 Tim's research on tandem FMSA was accepted for IEEE EMBS MNMC’13 conference. Congratulations!
2012.09 Dr. Zheng won the 2012 NIH Director's New Innovator Award. Congratulations!(news link, archive link)
2012.09 Dr. Zheng presented the research of FMSA device for CTC enrichment at IEEE EMBS 2012 conference at San Diego, CA.
2012.08 Mingda and Tim passed their Ph.D. comprehensive exams. Congratulations!
2012.06 Colin Burns-Heffner joined the lab as a summer research intern from Clemson University. Welcome!
2012.06 Steve Xiang Gao joined the lab as a summer research intern from Penn. State Univ. Welcome!
2012.05 MINIBio Lab relocated to the new Millennium Science Complex (MCS) building. http://www.mri.psu.edu/msc/
2012.05 Ramdane passed his Ph.D. comprehensive exam. Congratulations!
2012.04 Ramdane won Pennsylvania Space Grant Consortium (PSGC) Graduate Research Fellowship. Congratulations!
2012.04 Ramdane won Leighton Reiss Graduate Fellowship. Congratulations!
2012.04 Mingda won John C.and Joanne H. Villforth Fellowship. Congratulations!
2012.04 Ramdane presented the work of FMSA device for CTC enrichment at AACR annual meeting at Chicago, IL.
2012.01 Ramdane passed his Ph.D. candidacy exam. Congratulations!
2011.11 The paper of point-of-care device for blood coagulation measurement was published online by Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical.
2011.10 The paper of implantable Fabry-Pérot pressure sensor for LVAD was published online by Biomedical Microdevices.
2011.08 Mingda and Tim passed their Ph.D. candidacy exams. Congratulations!
2011.06 Julie Chang joined the lab as a summer research intern from Harvard University. Welcome!
2011.06 Mingda presented the work of implantable pressure sensor at Transducer'11 international conference at Beijing, CHINA.
2011.06 Bharath presented the work of blood coagulation measurement device at Transducer'11 international conference at Beijing, CHINA.
2011.05 Rajaram graduated with M.S. E.E. He will continue his Ph.D. study at the Nanoengineering program of UCSD. Congratulations!
2011.05 Bharath Ramaswamy graduated with M.S. E.E. He will continue his Ph.D. study at the Bioengineering program of University of Maryland. Congratulations!
2011.04 Ramdane presented the work of CTC enrichment at AACR annual meeting at Orlando, FL.
2010.05 Bharath Ramaswamy and Rajaram Narayanan joined the group. Welcome!
2010.04 Ramdane won Robert W. Graham Fellowship. Congratulations!
2010.01 Ramedane Harouaka joined the group. Welcome!
2009.08 Yin-Ting (Tim) and Yeh Mingda Zhou joined group. Welcome!
2009.01 MINIBio Lab officially opened in Penn State Hallowell Building.