Professor Lawrence Bonassar receives Research Excellence Award
Congratulations to Professor Lawrence Bonassar for receiving a 2015 Research Excellence Award from the College of Engineering!
Lawrence Bonassar is a Professor in the Meinig School of Biomedical Engineering at Cornell University. Prior to joining the faculty in 2003, Dr. Bonassar was on the faculty of the Center for Tissue Engineering at the University of Massachusetts Medical School.
At Cornell, Dr. Bonassar’s research involves a multidisciplinary strategy using techniques in biomechanics, biomaterials, cell biology, and biochemistry, applied to tissue engineering, specifically on the regeneration and analysis of musculoskeletal tissues, including bone and cartilage. Applications of this technology include the repair of articular cartilage, intervertebral disc, trachea and craniofacial defects.
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