News and Events
Congratulations to BioInnovation group team member Mehadi Hassan Sagor to secure fully funded PhD positions!
Md. Mehadi Hassan Sagor, a member of the BioInnovation research group, is set to embark on his PhD journey in Spring 2024. He has been awarded a scholarship to pursue his studies in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering at the University of Alabama. We extend our best wishes to Sagor and hope that his research endeavors bring pride to our group. make us proud!
Congratulations to BioInnovation group team members Rafsan, Sadid, Noumi, Shihab and Mehnaz to secure fully funded PhD positions!
Five of BioInnovation research group students are starting their PhD journey in this fall with fellowships/scholarships. Rafsan and Sadid are at University of Michigan, Ann Arbour, Noumi at Ohio State University, Shihab at Duke and Mehnaz at Rice. We wish them a very best in their research work, and hope they will make us proud!.
Congratulations to Aurthy for winning RISE Student Research Grant
BioInnovation Research Group’s student Wahida Binte Naz Aurthy (BME’17) has been awarded the Research and Innovation Centre for Science and Engineering (RISE-BUET) Undergraduate Research Grant 2022. She got this award through a very competitive process, where more than 150+ applications were submitted. Her research work is on development of mucin nanoparticle for ophthalmic drug delivery. This project received a fund of 1 lakh taka. Heartiest congratulations to her for this accomplishment.
Congratulations to BioInnovation group team members Nusrat, Farhan and Oishee to secure full funded PhD positions!
Prof. Dr. Muhammad Tarik Arafat has joined as Head, BME.
In a cordial meeting, Prof. Dr. Muhammad Tarik Arafat was welcomed as the new Head of the Biomedical Engineering Department at BUET on July 4th, 2022. The previous head, Prof. Dr. Md. Aynal Haque, handed over the headship to Prof. Dr. Muhammad Tarik Arafat. The meeting was attended by faculty members and faculty staffs of the department.
BME-BUET wins best poster award in International Colloquium on Authentic Scientific Publications organized by NYAB.
Nondita wins 3rd prize in the Advanced Material track of IUPC 2022.
BioInnovation Research Group’s student Nondita Datta (BME16), secured the 3rd position in the advanced material track of the International Undergraduates Poster Competition (IUPC 2022) among submissions from around the world.
Congratulations to BioInnovation group team members Samreen, Sushanto, Foysal and Laboni to secure full funded PhD positions!.
BioInnovation research Group’s student gets the best scientific awards at 6th Kuala Lumpur International Conference on Biomedical Engineering 2021.
Farhana Islam Oishe got the best scientific awards in Tissue engineering and Clinical management at 6th Kuala Lumpur International Conference on Biomedical Engineering 2021 (BioMed2021). This is a biannual exhibit organised by the Department of Biomedical Engineering of University of Malaya. In the conference Farhana presented methods to increase the yield of bacterial cellulose. This was part of her undergraduate work and the work.
BioInnovation Research Group’s students get the best scientific awards at 6th Kuala Lumpur International Conference on Biomedical Engineering 2021.
Noushin Anan, Nusrat Khan, Samreen Mahmud, Tahura Hossain got the best scientific awards in AI and computational modeling at 6th Kuala Lumpur International Conference on Biomedical Engineering 2021 (BioMed2021). This is a biannual exhibit organised by the Department of Biomedical Engineering of University of Malaya. In the conference Farhana presented methods to increase the yield of bacterial cellulose. This was part of their undergraduate work.
“Calcified Koala” – wins The Roland B. Snow Award
The team, led by BioInnocation research group students, took first place in the The Roland B. Snow Award for the Best Poster in the Ceramographic Exhibit & Competition 2020. This is an annual poster exhibit organized by the American Ceramic Society to promote the use of microscopy and microanalysis as tools in scientific investigation. The team members were: Mehnaz Urbee Jahangir, Farhana Islam Oishi. The team was supervised by Dr Tarik Arafat (Professor, BME, BUET).
Nevertheless, the 2nd prize in the undergraduate category also goes to Mehnaz and Oishi. We had two submissions.
Congratulation to Musavvir Mahmud on starting his PhD with Fellowship at the Fischell’s Department of Bioengineering of the University of Maryland
Dr M Tarik Arafat gave key note speech at 6th International Fiber and Polymer Research Symposium, Busra, Turkey
Dr. Tarik visits KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, Sweden
Dr M tarik Arafat gets the outstanding reviewer award by IOP publishing for Biomedical Materials for 2019.
Dr M Tarik Arafat from BME, BUET got the outstanding reviewer award by IOP publishing for the journal Biomedical Materials for 2019. Each year the editorial team of the IOP journals selects a number of outstanding reviewers based on the quality, quantity and timeliness of the reviewer’s reviews.