Faculty Profiles

Jennifer L West
Fitzpatrick Family University Professor of Engineering



Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin 1996

Sonnet, C, Simpson, CL, Olabisi, RM, Sullivan, K, Lazard, Z, Gugala, Z, Peroni, JF, Weh, JM, Davis, AR, West, JL, and Olmsted-Davis, EA. "Rapid healing of femoral defects in rats with low dose sustained BMP2 expression from PEGDA hydrogel microspheres." Journal of Orthopaedic Research 31.10 (2013): 1597-1604. Full Text

Cuchiara, MP, and West, JL. "Multilayer microfluidic poly(ethylene glycol) diacrylate hydrogels." Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.) 949 (2013): 387-401. Full Text

Coughlin, AJ, and West, JL. "Targeting gold nanoparticles for cancer diagnostics and therapeutics." ACS Symposium Series 1113 (November 26, 2012): 37-54. Full Text

Coughlin, AJ, and West, JL. "Gold nanoshells for imaging and photothermal ablation of cancer." (October 1, 2012): 326-355. (Chapter) Full Text

Cuchiara, MP, Gould, DJ, McHale, MK, Dickinson, ME, and West, JL. "Integration of self-assembled microvascular networks with microfabricated PEG-based hydrogels." Advanced Functional Materials 22.21 (2012): 4511-4518. Full Text

Gill, BJ, Gibbons, DL, Roudsari, LC, Saik, JE, Rizvi, ZH, Roybal, JD, Kurie, JM, and West, JL. "A synthetic matrix with independently tunable biochemistry and mechanical properties to study epithelial morphogenesis and EMT in a lung adenocarcinoma model." Cancer Research 72.22 (2012): 6013-6023. Full Text

Day, ES, Zhang, L, Thompson, PA, Zawaski, JA, Kaffes, CC, Gaber, MW, Blaney, SM, and West, JL. "Vascular-targeted photothermal therapy of an orthotopic murine glioma model." Nanomedicine 7.8 (2012): 1133-1148. Full Text

Culver, JC, Hoffmann, JC, Poché, RA, Slater, JH, West, JL, and Dickinson, ME. "Three-dimensional biomimetic patterning in hydrogels to guide cellular organization." Advanced Materials 24.17 (2012): 2344-2348. Full Text

Saik, JE, McHale, MK, and West, JL. "Biofunctional materials for directing vascular development." Current Vascular Pharmacology 10.3 (2012): 331-341. Full Text