Department of Materials Science & Engineering
97 North Eagleville Road, Unit 3136
Storrs, CT 06269-3136
Office: IMS 142
Phone: (860) 486-9253
Email: email@example.com Web: http://weilaboratory.engr.uconn.edu/
|2013||Elected as a member of the Connecticut Academy of Science and Engineering (CASE)|
|2007||Women of Innovation Award|
|2007||Professional Excellence Awards, Educator of the Year, UConn|
|2005||Outstanding Department Member, Dept. of Materials Science and Eng., UConn|
|2004||KC Wong Research Fellowship of Chinese Academy of Sciences|
|1998-1999||Postdoc Fellowship of Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)|
|1999||Australian Postdoctoral Research Fellowship (ARC, not taken up as the offer received after the commence of the fellowship in Japan)|
C Hu, M Aindow, M Wei. Focused ion beam sectioning studies of biomimetic hydroxyapatite coatings on Ti-6Al-4V substrates. Surface and Coatings Technology, 313, 255-262, 2017.
ST Bendtsen, M Wei. Development of an alginate-hydroxyapatite hydrogel for 3D bioprinting bone tissue engineered scaffolds. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research: Part A, 105, 1457-68, 2017.
C Hu, M Wei. Biomimetic intrafibrillar silicification of collagen fibrils through a one-step collagen self-assembly/silicification approach. RSC Advances, 7, 34624-32, 2017.
C Hu, M Zilm, M Wei. Fabrication of intrafibrillar and extrafibrillar mineralized collagen/apatite scaffolds with a hierarchical structure. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research: Part A, 104, 1153-61, 2016.
ME Zilm, L Chen, V Sharma, A McDannald, M Jain, R Ramprasad, M Wei. Hydroxyapatite substituted by transition metals: Theory and experiment, Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 18, 16457-65, 2016.
B Heimbach, K Grassie, MT Shaw, JR Olson, M Wei. Effect of hydroxyapatite nanorod volume fraction on the mechanical properties of high modulus biodegradable bone fixation devices. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research: Part B. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research: Part B, doi: 10.1002/jbm.b.33713, 2016.
D Clearfield, M Wei. Investigation of Structural Collapse in Unidirectionally Freeze Cast Collagen Scaffolds. J Mater Sci Mater Med, 27, 15, 2016.
C Hu, M Zilm, M Wei. Intrafibrillar mineralized hierarchical collagen/hydroxyapatite scaffold via a bottom-up approach. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research: Part A, DOI: 10.1002/jbm.a.35649, 2016.
ME Zilm, M Staruch, M Jain, M Wei. An intrinsically magnetic biomaterial with tunable magnetic properties. Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 2, 7176-5, 2014.
S-P Sun, M Wei, JR Olson, MT Shaw. A modified pultrusion process for preparing composites reinforced with continuous fibers and aligned hydroxyapatite nano needles. Polymer Composites, 36, 931-38, 2015.