Principal Investigator

Principal Investigator

Dr. Huinan Hannah Liu

Professor of Bioengineering

Participating Faculty in:

Materials Science and Engineering Program

Cell, Molecular, and Developmental Biology (CMDB) Program

Microbiology Program

Stem Cell Center

Biomedical Science

MSE 227

University of California, Riverside

Riverside, CA 92521

Email: huinanliu[at]

Phone: (951)-827-2944

Fax: (951)-827-6416

Ph.D. Biomedical Engineering, Brown University, 2008.

M.S. Materials Science and Engineering, Purdue University

B.S. Materials Science and Engineering, University of Science and Technology, Beijing

Huinan Liu Publications at Google Scholar

Huinan Liu ORCID: 0000-0001-9366-6204

Honors and awards

2013 Materials Science and Engineering C Young Researcher Award, Elsevier, Presented at TMS meeting in San Antonio, TX

2012 Scientist Development Award, American Heart Association

2012 Hellman Fellowship Award, Hellman Foundation

2012 Academic Senate Regents Faculty Fellowship Award, University of California

2012 Burroughs Wellcome Fund (BWF) Collaborative Research Travel Grant

2011 National Science Foundation BRIGE Award

2011 International Journal of Nanomedicine Merit Award, Dove Medical Press, Presented at BMES meeting in Hartford, CT

2011 MARC/SRC Faculty Travel Award, Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB)

2009 Acta Biomaterialia Best Paper Award, The Acta Journals

2008 Sigma Xi Outstanding Graduate Research Award for Contributions to Future Science and Technology

2008 Graduate Excellence in Materials Science (GEMS) Award, The American Ceramic Society

2008 The Joukowsky Family Foundation Outstanding Dissertation Award, Brown University

2005 The First Place at Materials Engineering Graduate Student Research Competition, Purdue University

2003-2005 Elected as a Member of Alpha Sigma International Professional Honor Society