Douglas A. Lauffenburger

Ford Professor of Engineering, Biological Engineering; Professor, Chemical Engineering and Biology

Support StaffGerri Powers

Research Interests

cell, tissue, and biomolecular engineering, computational modeling of biological and physiological systems


Ph.D., University of Minnesota, 1979

B.S., University of Illinois, 1975


Honors and Awards

National Academy of Engineering, 2001

American Academy of Arts & Sciences, 2001

Amgen Award in Biochemical Engineering, Eng Fdn, 2000

Food Pharmaceutical & Bioengineering Division Award, AIChE, 1993

Curtis W. McGraw Research Award, ASEE, 1992

Founding Fellow, AIMBE, 1992

J.S. Guggenheim Foundation Fellowship, 1989

Allan P. Colburn Award, AIChE, 1988

Career Development Award, NIH, 1984

Presidential Young Investigator Award, NSF, 1984