Student NameKelly M. Bukovic
Faculty Mentor NameWhitney Stoppel
CollegeCollege of Engineering
MajorChemical Engineering
MinorBiomolecular Engineering
Research InterestsCell and tissue engineering, neuron dynamics, stem cell biotechnology
Academic AwardsFlorida Academic Scholars
OrganizationsAIChE, ChEPA, Stoppel Lab
Hobbies and InterestsArt history, philosophy, gardening, tennis

Research Project

Assessing Efficacy of Decellularization Methods for Porcine Fetal Tissue

Investigate methods for quantifying success of fetal tissue decellularization process including immunohistochemistry, mass loss, compositional analysis and planar uniaxial tensile testing