bioengineering bioengineering  /ˌbaɪ oʊ ˌɛn dʒə ˈnɪ rɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the branch of engineering science in which biological science is used to study the relation between workers and their environments

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Some of the most important breakthroughs in recent years in such fields as semiconductors and bioengineering have been made by smaller companies.
  2. On a vacation to Brazil, he took James Watson's 1,100-page textbook, Molecular Biology of the Gene, and they studied bioengineering together.
  3. Thilo Pfau, a professor of bioengineering, and his team first outfitted both jockeys and horses with inertial sensors.

News

  1. Ian Patrick Forbes of Roanoke named to Clemson dean’s list

    Ian Patrick Forbes of Roanoke has been named to the Dean’s List at Clemson University for the spring 2013 semester. Forbes is majoring in bioengineering. To be named to the Dean’s List, a student achieved a grade-point average between 3.50 and 3.99 on a 4.0 scale. Ranked No. 25 among national public universities, Clemson University [...]
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Roanoke Times

  2. Students get introduction to engineering

    Students get introduction to engineering The summer program will touch on options ranging from environmental engineering to bioengineering in health care fields. The program is free to the students, whose teachers and guidance counselors recommended them based on above-average science and math skills.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: San Francisco Chronicle

Quotes

  1. Elizabeth Marincola, president of Society for Science & the Public, said, "With their dedication and achievement in disciplines ranging from environmental science to bioengineering, the 300 Intel STS 2008 semifinalists have distinguished themselves...
    on Jan 16, 2008 By: Elizabeth Marincola Source: Edubourse.com (Communiqué de presse)

  2. "South Korea has the highest level of technology in this field, and I believe the WSCH will open a new chapter in bioengineering by conducting joint research with foreign institutions and training manpower," Roh said.
    on Oct 20, 2005 By: President Roh Source: People's Daily Online

  3. "With his background as a brilliant scientist and inventor in bioengineering, and recent experience as a top academic and research leader," Gregoire said, "I can't think of anyone more qualified to shape this initiative and help the state of...
    on Jul 14, 2005 By: Chris Gregoire Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer

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