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Principal Investigator

Principal Investigator, Pinar Zortuluna, Keating-Crawford Associate Professor in the Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering, University of Notre Dame.

ZorlutunaPinar Zortuluna

Keating-Crawford Associate Professor

Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering

Keating-Crawford Associate Professor
Bioengineering Graduate Program

Keating-Crawford Associate Professor
College of Engineering

Email: Pinar.Zorlutuna.1@nd.edu
Phone: 574-631-8543
Office: 143 Multidisciplinary Research Building 


P. Zorlutuna, V. Hasirci, E. Vrana, Stacked, Patterned Biomaterials and/or Tissue Engineering Scaffolds, Patent No: WO/2008/115160, Publication date: 25.09.2008

H. Kong, J. H. Jeong, V. Chan, C. Cha, P. Zorlutuna, R. Bashir, ‘Living’ Microvascular Stamp for Patterning of Functional Neovessels, US Patent application, OTM (TF10117), application date 8/16/10, pending

Honors and Awards

2017 - NSF CAREER Award

2016 - Biomedical Engineering Society “Rising Star” Award 

2012 - Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine International Society Young Investigator Travel Award

2011 - European Society of Biomaterials “European Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering Doctoral Award

2010 - Outstanding research award in stem cell and regenerative medicine, Advances in Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine Symposium, University of Illinois, Chicago

2010 - Best Poster Presentation Award, UIC and UIUC joint Symposium on Regenerative Biology and Tissue Engineering

2009 - Thesis of the Year Award (PhD Thesis),   METU School of Natural and Applied Sciences

2009 - Best Poster Presentation Award, 15th International Symposium on Biomedical Science and Technology

2007 - ESB Rudolfs Cimdins Travel Award, 21th European Symposium on Biomaterials

2006 - Thesis of the Year Award (MSc Thesis),  METU School of Natural and Applied Sciences

2005 - Best Poster Presentation Award, 19th European Symposium on Biomaterials