Faculty Profiles

Jennifer L West
Fitzpatrick Family University Professor of Engineering



Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin 1996

Tseng, H, Cuchiara, ML, Durst, CA, Cuchiara, MP, Lin, CJ, West, JL, and Grande-Allen, KJ. "Fabrication and Mechanical Evaluation of Anatomically-Inspired Quasilaminate Hydrogel Structures with Layer-Specific Formulations." Annals of Biomedical Engineering (2012): 1-10. Full Text

Mumaw, J, Jordan, ET, Sonnet, C, Olabisi, RM, Olmsted-Davis, EA, Davis, AR, Peroni, JF, West, JL, West, F, Lu, Y, and Stice, SL. "Rapid heterotrophic ossification with cryopreserved poly(ethylene glycol-) microencapsulated BMP2-expressing MSCs." International Journal of Biomaterials (2012). Full Text

Durst, CA, Cuchiara, MP, Mansfield, EG, West, JL, and Grande-Allen, KJ. "Flexural characterization of cell encapsulated PEGDA hydrogels with applications for tissue engineered heart valves." Acta Biomaterialia 7.6 (2011): 2467-2476. Full Text

Bahney, CS, Hsu, C-W, Yoo, JU, West, JL, and Johnstone, B. "A bioresponsive hydrogel tuned to chondrogenesis of human mesenchymal stem cells." FASEB Journal 25.5 (2011): 1486-1496. Full Text

McHale, MK, Bergmann, NM, and West, JL. "Histogenesis in Three-dimensional Scaffolds." Principles of Regenerative Medicine (2011): 675-691. Full Text

Kennedy, LC, Bickford, LR, Lewinski, NA, Coughlin, AJ, Hu, Y, Day, ES, West, JL, and Drezek, RA. "A new era for cancer treatment: Gold-nanoparticle-mediated thermal therapies." Small 7.2 (2011): 169-183. Full Text

Day, ES, Thompson, PA, Zhang, L, Lewinski, NA, Ahmed, N, Drezek, RA, Blaney, SM, and West, JL. "Nanoshell-mediated photothermal therapy improves survival in a murine glioma model." Journal of Neuro-Oncology 104.1 (2011): 55-63. Full Text