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Xin "Lucas" Lu (Ph.D., Columbia University)

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Assistant Professor
Mechanical Engineering
225 Spencer Lab
302-831-2401
xlu@udel.edu

Research Interests

  • Osteoarthritis
  • Soft Tissue Biomechanics
  • Cell Mechanotransduction
  • Mixture Theory
  • Cartilage Repair

Mentoring In

  • Tissue/Molecular Biomech

Education

  • Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering, Columbia University, May 2007
  • M.S. in Biomedical Engineering, Columbia University, May 2002 
  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Tsinghua University, June 1998

Honors & Awards

  • Distinction Ph.D. Degree, Columbia University, 2007
  • Webster Jee Young Investigator Award, International Chinese Hard Tissue Society, 2006
  • Extraordinary Teaching Assistant Award, Columbia University, 2002
  • China Instrument Society Scholarship, China Instrument Society, 1996