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bioengineering

1. the design and manufacture of aids, such as artificial limbs, to rectify defective body functions
2. the design, manufacture, and maintenance of engineering equipment used in biosynthetic processes, such as fermentation

Bioengineering

The use of living plants, or a combination of living and nonliving materials, to stabilize slopes and drainage ways.

bioengineering

[‚bī·ō‚en·jə′nir·iŋ]
(engineering)
The application of engineering knowledge to the fields of medicine and biology.
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Other members of the team include James Allen, a University of Utah bioengineering graduate; Mitch Barneck, another bioengineering graduate of the University of Utah currently in medical school at Oregon Health and Science University; Martin de La Presa, a University of Utah student doctor; and Ahrash Poursaid, who received a bachelor's degree in bioengineering from the university this spring.
During the summers before and after their second year of medical school, students will explore opportunities in laboratories affiliated with the Fischell Department of Bioengineering at the Clark School of Engineering.
Candidates interested in cross-disciplinary research will become well grounded in behavioral, biomedical, bioimaging, or bioengineering research.
The project installation coincided with a NRCS training session on soil bioengineering in October 1998.
The primary objective of this PA is to encourage basic, applied, and translational bioengineering research that could make a significant contribution to improving human health.
Computer Modelling in Bioengineering includes computational methods for modelling bones, tissues, muscles, cardiovascular components, cartilage, cells and cancer nanotechnology as well as many other applications.
Each BRP should bring together the necessary basic science, engineering, and/or clinical expertise to focus on a significant area of bioengineering research within the mission of the NIH.
According to Dong-Cheon Cha, who has been serving as president of Dongbu Hannong Chemicals, "Our operation has been especially active in developing both new and improved materials for bioengineering, nanotechnology and semiconductor processing.
Gerlach received his MD and PhD degrees at Freie Universitaet, Berlin, completing a post-doctoral, Habilitation in Experimental Surgery at Humboldt University, Berlin, and subsequently earned his second PhD in Bioengineering at Strathclyde University, Glasgow, Scotland.
April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- American Oriental Bioengineering, Inc.
This meeting was organized by the Nanotechnology and Nanosciences Subcommittee of the Bioengineering Consortium (BECON) at the NIH.
ARNHEM, the Netherlands -- ARCADIS (NASDAQ: ARCAF, EURONEXT: ARCAD), the international consultancy and engineering company, is pleased to announce that the company, in a joint venture with Bioengineering Group, has been awarded an Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract to provide general design support services, multidisciplinary consultancy services and construction management services, primarily within the limits of the New Orleans District, by the New Orleans District of the U.