July 23, 2013
Former Anseth graduate student Dr. Mark W. Tibbitt has received the 2012 Outstanding Thesis Award by the Max Bergmann Center for Biomaterials in Dresden.
The award ceremony will be during the Engineering Life Conference, "Biomolecular Principles for Novel Methods and Materials" (9th Max Bergmann Symposium) on September 17-18, 2013 in Dresden.
Tibbitt's doctoral work focused on developing applications for a cytocompatible, photodegradable hydrogel. He is currently a postdoc in the Langer Group at MIT.