News and event highlights from the Brown School of Engineering.
Thursday, January 13, 2011
Professor Thomas Webster edits biotech books
Thomas Webster, associate professor of engineering, has edited two recently published books. Nanotechnology Enabled In Situ Sensors for Monitoring Health is a compilation of recent research that uses the rapidly growing field of nanotechnology to design sensors to be used to diagnose and treat a variety of diseases. Biomaterials for Artificial Organs, which Webster edited with Michael Lysaght, a former Brown professor and director of the Center for Biomedical Engineering, reviews the latest synthetic materials often used as a substitute for organ transplantation