Lijie Grace Zhang’s Lab

The Bioengineering Laboratory for Nanomedicine and Tissue Engineering

Publications

Books:

Book One

· Title: Neural Engineering: from Advanced Biomaterials to 3D Fabrication Techniques

· Editors:

      Lijie Grace Zhang (The George Washington University)

      David Kaplan (Tufts University )

· Publisher: Springer

· ISBN: 978-3-319-31431-0

· Pages: 306

Book Two

· Title: “3D Bioprinting and Nanotechnology in Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine”

· Editors:

      Lijie Grace Zhang (The George Washington University)

      John P. Fisher (University of Maryland)

      Kam Leong (Columbia University)

· Publisher: Elsevier Ltd

· ISBN: 978-0-12-800547-7

· Pages: 392

Book Three:

· Title: “Tissue and Organ Regeneration: Advances in Micro and Nanotechnology”

· Editors:

      Lijie Grace Zhang (The George Washington University)

      Ali Khademhosseini (Harvard Medical School)

      Thomas J. Webster (Northeastern University)

· Publisher: Pan Stanford Publishing

· ISBN: 978-981-4411-67-7

· Pages: 822

 

1. H. Cui, W. Zhu, Y. Huang, C. Liu, Z. Yu, M. Nowicki, S. Miao, Y. Cheng, S. Lee, X. Zhou, Y. Zhou, S. Wang, H. San, M. Mohiuddin, K. Horvath and L.G. Zhang. In Situ 3D Bioprinting Vasculature with Biomimetic Complexity.

2. S. Miao, H. Cui, M. Nowicki, X. Lang, J. Almeida, X. Zhou, W. Zhu,  S. Lee, K. Sarkar, Z. Zhang and L.G. Zhang. Stereolithgraphic 4D plus architecture and graphene nanohybrid for reprogrammable nerve guidance conduit.

3. C. Kuo, S. Van Belleghem, N. Ghandi, N. Arumugusaamy, J.P. Fisher, P. CW Kim, L.G. Zhang, K. Cleary, M. Osten, and B. Holmes. Repair of Full Thickness Osteochondral Lesions using 3D Printed, Nano-porous Thermoplastic Polyurethane Implants in a Rodent Model.

4. W. Zhu, B. Boualam, F. Masood, R. Rao, Z. Zhang and L.G. Zhang. 3D Bioprinting Mesenchymal Stem Cell-laden Construct with Core-shell Nanospheres for Cartilage Tissue Engineering.

5. X. Zhou, H. Cui, M. Nowicki, S. Miao, S.J. Lee, F. Masood, B. Harris and L.G. Zhang. 3D Bioprinted Dopamine Based Matrix for Promoting Neural Regeneration.

6. D.N. Heo, S.J. Lee, and L.G. Zhang. Directed Induction of Neuronal Differentiation in 3D ADSCs Spheroid by Electrical Stimulation.

7. S.J. Lee, and L.G. Zhang. Advances in 3D Bioprinting and Biomaterials for Neural tissue Engineering.

8. S. Miao, H. Cui, M. Nowicki, S. Lee, J. Almeida, X. Zhou, W. Zhu,  X. Yao, F. Masood, and L.G. Zhang. 4D Printing Lipid Based Smart Materials for Improved Cardiomyogenic Differentiation of Human Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cells.

9. S.J. Lee, D. Asheghali, S. Minko and L.G. Zhang. Touch-spinning of nanofibers for nerve regeneration.

10. S. Lee, W. Zhu, M. Nowicki, G. Lee, D.N. Heo, J. Kim, Y. Zuo, and L.G. Zhang. 3D printing nano conductive multi-walled carbon nanotube scaffolds for nerve regeneration, Journal of Neural Engineering, submitted.

11. D.N. Heo, S.J. Lee, N.J. Castro, and L.G. Zhang. Development of 3D printable conductive hydrogel for enhancing neuronal cell differentiation. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, submitted.

12. X. Fang, X. Cheng, Y. Zhang, L.G. Zhang, and M. Keidar. Single-step synthesis of carbon encapsulated magnetic nanoparticles in arc plasma and potential biomedical applications, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, submitted.

13. E. Yang, S. Miao, J. Zhong, Z.Y. Zhang, D. Mills and L.G. Zhang. Bio-based polymers for 3D bioprintingPolymer Reviews, submitted.

14. M. Aliabouzar, X. Zhou, L.G. Zhang and Kausik Sarkar. Chondrogenic differentiation of human mesenchymal stem cells in 3D printed porous tissue scaffolds in presence of low intensity pulsed ultrasound, Biotechnology and Bioengineering, submitted.

15. M. Nowicki, N. Castro, R. Rao, M. Plesniak, and L.G. Zhang. Three-Dimensional Printing Techniques for Musculoskeletal Regeneration. Nanotechnology, accepted.

16. D. Yan, H. Cui, W. Zhu, M.A. Talbot, L.G. Zhang, J.H Sherman, M. Keidar. The Strong Cell-based Hydrogen Peroxide Generation Triggered by Cold Atmospheric Plasma, Scientific Reports, accepted.

17. D.N. Heo, N. Acquah, J. Kim, S. Lee, N.J. Castro and L.G. Zhang. Directly induced neural differentiation of human adipose-derived stem cells using 3D culture system of conductive microwell with electrical stimulation, Tissue Engineering Part A, accepted.

18. S. Miao, N. Castro, M. Nowicki, L. Xia, H. Cui, X. Zhou, W. Zhu, S. Lee, K. Sarkar, G. Vozzic, Y. TABATA, J. Fisher and L.G. Zhang. 4D printing of polymeric materials for tissue and organ regeneration. Materials Today, epub ahead of print (2017).

19. D. Yan, C. Haitao, W. Zhu, N. Nourmohammadi, J. Milberg, L.G. Zhang, J. Sherman, and M. Keidar, The Specific Vulnerabilities of Cancer Cells to the Cold Atmospheric Plasma-Stimulated Solutions. Scientific Reports, 7(1):4479, (2017) .

20. W. Zhu, T. Ye, S.J. Lee, H. Cui, S. Miao, X. Zhou, D. Shuai, and L.G. Zhang. Enhanced Neural Stem Cell Functions in Conductive Annealed Carbon Nanofibrous Scaffolds with Electrical Stimulation, Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology and Medicine, epub ahead of print (2017).

21. W. Zhu, J.K. George, V. Sorger and L.G. Zhang. 3D Printing Scaffold Coupled with Low Level Light Therapy for Neural Tissue Regeneration, Biofabrication 9:025002, (2017).

22. J. George, H. Haghshenas, D. D’Hemecourt, W. Zhu, L.G. Zhang, V. Sorger. Scattering and Absorption Control in Biocompatible Fibers towards Equalized Photobiomodulation, Biomedical Optics Express, 8(3): 1589-1597 (2017).

23. X. Zhou, M. Nowicki. H. Cui, W. Zhu, X. Fang, S. Miao, S. Lee, M. Keidar, and L.G. Zhang. 3D Bioprinted Graphene Oxide-Incorporated Matrix for Promoting Chondrogenic Differentiation of Human Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cells, Carbon, 116: 615–624 (2017).

24. D.N. Heo, N.J. Castro, S. Lee, H. Noh, W. Zhu, and L.G. Zhang, Enhanced bone tissue regeneration using 3D printed microstructure incorporated with hybrid nano hydrogel, Nanoscale, 9: 5055-5062 (2017).

25. D. Yan, H. Xiao, W. Zhu, N. Nourmohammadi, L.G. Zhang, K. Bian, and M. Keidar. The role of aquaporins in the anti-glioblastoma capacity of the cold plasma-stimulated medium, Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 50(5):055401 (2017).

26. S. Lee, M. Nowicki, B. Harris and L.G. Zhang. Fabrication of a highly aligned neural scaffold via a table top stereolithography 3D printing and electrospinning, Tissue Engineering Part A, 23(11-12): 491-502 (2017).

27. S. Lee, W. Zhu, L. Heyburn, M. Nowicki, B. Harris and L.G. Zhang. Development of Novel 3D Printed Scaffolds with Core-shell Nanoparticles for Nerve Regeneration, IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, 64(2): 408 - 418 (2017).

28. H. Cui, M. Nowicki, J.P. Fisher and L.G. Zhang. 3D Bioprinting for Organ Regeneration. Advanced Healthcare Materials, 6(1):1601118 (2017).

29. T. Guo, J. Lembong, L.G. Zhang and J. P. Fisher. 3D Printing Articular Cartilage: Recapitulating the Complexity of Native Tissue. Tissue Engineering Part B, 23 (3), 225-236 (2016).

30. S.J. Lee, D.N. Heo, D. Lee, M. Heo, H. Rim, L.G. Zhang, S.A. Park, S. Hee Do, J.H. Moon, and Il.K. Kwon. One-Step Fabrication of AgNPs Embedded Hybrid Dual Nanofibrous Oral Wound Dressings. Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology. 12:2041–2050 (2016).

31. M. Aliabouzar, L.G. Zhang, and K. Sarkar. Lipid Coated Microbubbles and Low Intensity Pulsed Ultrasound Enhance Chondrogenesis of Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells in 3D Printed Scaffolds, Scientific Reports, 6:37728 (2016).

32. X. Zhou, W. Zhu, M. Nowicki, S. Miao, H. Cui, R.I. Glazer, L.G. Zhang. 3D Bioprinting a Cell-laden Bone Matrix for Breast Cancer Metastasis Study, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 8(44): 30017–30026 (2016).

33. S. Miao, W. Zhu, N. Castro, J.S. Leng and L.G. Zhang. 4D Printing Hierarchy Scaffolds with Highly Biocompatible Smart Polymers for Tissue Engineering Applications, Tissue Engineering Part C, 22(10): 952–963 (2016).

34. M. Nowicki, N. Castro, M. Plesniak, and L.G. Zhang. 3D Bioprinting of Novel Osteochondral Scaffolds with Graded Microstructure, Nanotechnology, 27: 414001 (2016).

35. X. Zhou, N. Castro, W. Zhu, H. Cui, S. Miao, M. Aliabouzar, K. Sarkar and L.G. Zhang. Integrating Low Intensity Pulsed Ultrasound with 3D bioprinting Biomimetic Scaffolds for Improved Human Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cell Osteogenesis, Scientific Reports, 6: 32876 (2016).

36. N. Castro, W. Tan, C. Shen and L.G. Zhang. Simulated Body Fluid Nucleation of 3D Printed Elastomeric Scaffolds for Improved Bone Regeneration, Tissue Engineering Part A, 22(13-14):940-948 (2016).

37. H. Cui, W. Zhu, M. Nowicki, X. Zhou, A. Khademhosseini and L.G. Zhang Hierarchical Fabrication of Engineered Vascularized Bone Biphasic Constructs via Dual 3D Bioprinting: Integrating Regional Bioactive Factors into Architectural Design, Advanced Healthcare Materials, 5:2174-2187 (2016).

38. W. Zhu, N. Castro, H. Cui, X. Zhou, B. Boualam, R. McGrane, R.I. Glazer and L.G. Zhang 3D Printed Bone Matrix for Characterization of Breast Cancer Cell and Osteoblast Interactions, Nanotechnology, 27:315103 (2016).

39. S. Miao, W. Zhu, N. Castro, M. Nowicki, H. Cui, X. Zhou, J.P Fisher, and L.G. Zhang. 4D Printing Smart Biomedical Scaffolds with Novel Soybean Oil Epoxidized Acrylate. Scientific Reports, 6:27226 (2016).

40. I. Kwon, D. Heo, S. Song, H. Kim, Y. Lee, W. Ko, S. Lee, D. Lee, S. Park, L.G. Zhang, J. Kang, S. Do, and S. Lee. Multifunctional hydrogel coatings on the surface of neural cuff electrode for improving electrode-nerve tissue interfaces, Acta Biomaterialia, 39:25-33 (2016).

41. H. Cui, W. Zhu, B. Holmes, and L.G. Zhang. Biologically Inspired Smart Release System Based on 3D Bioprinted Perfused Scaffold for Vascularized Tissue Regeneration, Advanced Science, 3(8):1600058 (2016).

42. D. Heo, W. Ko, H. Lee, S. Lee, D. Lee, Y. Lee, J. Lee, Y. Woo, L.G. Zhang, D. Lee, and K. Kwon. Titanium dental implants surface-immobilized with gold nanoparticles as osteoinductive agents for rapid osseointegration, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 469: 129–137 (2016).

43. B. Holmes, K. Bulusu, M. Plesniak and L.G. Zhang. A synergistic approach to the design, fabrication and evaluation of 3D printed micro and nano featured scaffolds for vascularized bone tissue repair, Nanotechnology, 27 (6): 064001 (2016)

44. C. Meals, B. Fox and L.G. Zhang and R.J. Neviaser. The Effect of Insertion Technique and Surgeon Experience on the Pullout Strength of Orthopedic Screws, Current Orthopedic Practice, 27 (1): 69–71 (2016)

45. W. Zhu, B. Holmes, R.I. Glazer and L.G. Zhang. 3D Printed Nanocomposite Matrix for the Study of Breast Cancer Bone Metastasis, Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology and Medicine, 12 (1): 69-79 (2016)

46. B. Holmes, X. Fang, A. Zarate, M. Keidar and L.G. Zhang. Enhanced Human Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cell Chondrogenic Differentiation in Electrospun Constructs with Carbon Nanomaterials, Carbon, 97: 1-13 (2016)

47. W. Zhu, S. Lee, N. Castro, M. Keidar and L.G. Zhang. Synergistic Effect of Cold Atmospheric Plasma and Drug Loaded Core-shell Nanoparticles on Inhibiting Breast Cancer Cell Growth, Scientific Reports, 6, 21974 (2016).

48. W. Zhu, G. Teel, C. O’Brien, T. Zhuang, M. Keidar and L.G. Zhang. Enhanced Human Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cell Functions on Cathodic Arc Plasma Treated Titanium, International Journal of Nanomedicine, 10: 7385-7396 (2015)

49. N. Castro, J. O’Brien and L.G. Zhang. Integrating Biologically Inspired Nanomaterials and Table-top Stereolithography for 3D Printed Biomimetic Osteochondral Scaffolds, Nanoscale, 7:14010-14022 (2015)

50. W. Zhu, N. Castro, X. Cheng, M. Keidar and L.G. Zhang.  Cold Atmospheric Plasma Modified Electrospun Scaffolds with Embedded Microspheres for Improved Cartilage Tissue Regeneration, PloS One, 10(7): e0134729 (2015)

51. N. Castro, R. Patel, and L.G. Zhang. Design of a Novel 3D Printed Bioactive Nanocomposite Scaffold for Improved Osteochondral Regeneration, Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering, 8(3): 416-432 (2015)

52. W. Zhu, F. Masood, J. O’Brien and L.G. Zhang. Highly Aligned Nanocomposite Scaffolds by Electrospinning and Electrospraying for Neural Tissue Regeneration, Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology and Medicine, 11 (3): 693–704 (2015).

53. C. O’Brien, B. Holmes, S. Faucett and L.G. Zhang. 3D Printing of Nanomaterial Scaffolds for Complex Tissue Regeneration, Tissue Engineering Part B, 21(1): 103-114, (2015).

54. W. Zhu, M. Wang, Y. Fu, N. Castro, S. Fu and L.G. Zhang. Engineering a Biomimetic Three-Dimensional Nanostructured Bone Model for Breast Cancer Bone Metastasis Study, Acta Biomaterialia, 14: 164-174 (2015).

55. B. Holmes, W. Zhu, J. Li, J. D. Lee and L.G. Zhang. Development of Novel 3D Printed Scaffolds for Osteochondral Regeneration, Tissue Engineering Part A, 21(1-2): 403-415 (2015).

56. W. Zhu, C. O’Brien, J. R. O’Brien and L.G. Zhang. 3D Nano/Microfabrication Techniques and Nanobiomaterials for Neural Tissue Regeneration, Nanomedicine, 9(6): 859-875 (2014).

57. N. Castro, C. O’Brien and L.G. Zhang. Biomimetic Biphasic 3D Nanocomposite Scaffold for Osteochondral Regeneration, AICHE Journal, 60(2):432-442 (2014).

58. M. Wang, X. Cheng, W. Zhu, B. Holmes, M. Keidar and L.G. Zhang. Design of Biomimetic and Bioactive Cold Plasma Modified Nanostructured Scaffolds for Enhanced Osteogenic Differentiation of Bone Marrow Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells, Tissue Engineering Part A, 20(5-6): 1060-1071 (2014)

59. M. Wang, B. Holmes, X. Cheng, W. Zhu, M. Keidar and L.G. Zhang. Cold Atmospheric Plasma for Selectively Ablating Metastatic Breast Cancer, PloS One, 8(9):e73741 (2013)

60. A. Childs, U. Devi Hemraz, N. Castro, F. Hicham and L.G. Zhang. Novel biologically-inspired rosette nanotube PLLA scaffolds for improving human mesenchymal stem cell chondrogenic differentiation, Biomedical Materials, 8(6):065003 (2013).

61. B. Holmes, N. Castro, J. Li, M. Keidar and L.G. Zhang. Enhanced Human Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cell Functions in Novel 3D Cartilage Scaffolds with Hydrogen Treated Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes, Nanotechnology, 24:365102 (2013)

62. M. Wang, N. Castro, J. Li, M. Keidar and L.G. Zhang. Greater Osteoblast and Mesenchymal Stem Cell Adhesion and Proliferation on Titanium with Hydrothermally Treated Nanocrystalline Hydroxyapatite/Magnetically Treated Carbon Nanotubes. Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 12:7692-7702 (2012).

63. B. Holmes, N. Castro, L.G. Zhang, and E. Zussman. Electrospun Fibrous Scaffolds for Cartilage and Bone Regeneration: Recent Progress and Future Developments. Tissue Engineering Part B, 18(6):478-486 (2012).

64. L. Sun, L. Zhang, H. Fenniri, and T.J. Webster. Bioactive Rosette Nanotube–Hydroxyapatite Nanocomposites Improve Osteoblast Functions. Tissue Engineering Part A, 18(17-18):1741-1750 (2012).

65. N. Castro, S.A. Hacking, and L.G. Zhang. Recent Progress in Interfacial Tissue Engineering Approaches for Osteochondral Defects. Annuals of Biomedical Engineering, 40(8):1628-1640 (2012).

66. O. Im, J. Li, M. Wang, L.G. Zhang, and M. Keidar. Biomimetic 3D Nanocrystalline Hydroxyapatite and Magnetically Synthesized SWCNT Chitosan Nanocomposite for Bone Regeneration. International Journal of Nanomedicine, 7:2087-2099 (2012).

67. N. Castro, J. Umanzor-Alvarez, L.G. Zhang, and M. Keidar. Nanobiotechnology and Nanostructured Therapeutic Delivery Systems. Recent Patents on Biomedical Engineering, 5(1):29-40 (2012).

68. L. Zhang, U. Devi Hemraz, H. Fenniri and T.J. Webster. Tuning Cell Adhesion Behavior on Titanium with Osteogenic Rosette Nanotubes. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A, 95A(2):550–563 (2010).

69. L.G. Zhang, J. Hu and K.A. Athanasiou. The Role of Tissue Engineering in Articular Cartilage Repair and Regeneration. Critical Reviews in Biomedical Engineering, 37(1-2):1-57 (2009).

70. L. Zhang, F. Rakotondradany, A.J. Myles, H. Fenniri and T.J. Webster. Arginine-Glycine-Aspartic Acid Modified Rosette Nanotube-Hydrogel Composites for Bone Tissue Engineering. Biomaterials, 30(7):1309-1320 (2009).

71. L. Zhang, J. Rodriguez, J. Raez, A.J. Myles, H. Fenniri and T.J. Webster. Biologically Inspired Rosette Nanotubes and Nanocrystalline Hydroxyapatite Hydrogel Nanocomposites as Improved Bone Substitutes. Nanotechnology, 20(17):175101 (2009).

72. L. Zhang and T.J. Webster. Nanotechnology and Nanomaterials: Promises for Improved Tissue Regeneration. Nanotoday, 4(1):66-80 (2009).

73. P. Tran, L Zhang and T.J. Webster. Carbon Nanofibers and Nanotubes in Regenerative Medicine. Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews, 61(12):1097-1114 (2009).

74. E. Fine, L. Zhang, H. Fenniri, and T.J. Webster. Enhanced Endothelial Cell Functions on Rosette Nanotubes Coated Titanium Vascular Stents. International Journal of Nanomedicine, 4:91-97 (2009).

75. L. Zhang, S. Ramsaywack, H. Fenniri and T.J. Webster. Enhanced Osteoblast Adhesion on Self-assembled Nanostructured Hydrogel Scaffolds, Tissue Engineering Part A, 14(8):1353-1364 (2008).

76. L. Zhang, Y. Chen, J. Rodriguez, H. Fenniri and T.J. Webster. Biomimetic Helical Rosette Nanotubes and Nanocrystalline Hydroxyapatite Coatings on Titanium for Improving Orthopedic Implants. International Journal of Nanomedicine, 3(3):323–333 (2008).

77. Y. Gao, W. Li, H. Liu, L. Zhang, et al., Synthesis of Electroluminescence Combinations Containing 1,3,4-oxadiazole and Triazine Units, Chemical Research and Application, 17(3):366-368 (2005).

78. L. Zhang, W. Li, D. Liu and Q. Dong. Study on DEAB-catalyzed H2O2 Oxidation of Potassium Penicillin G, Chinese Journal of Antibiotics, 28(7):391-393 (2003).

79. L. Zhang, X. Zhou, W. Li, et al. Research Progress on Small Molecular Materials Used for Organic Electroluminescence, Chemical Industry and Engineering, 20(6):481-487 (2003).

Book Chapters.

1. N. Castro and L. Zhang, Chapter 12: Biomimetic Nanocomposite Hydrogels for Cartilage Regeneration, in: Nanocomposites for musculoskeletal tissue regeneration, H. Liu (Ed.), Woodhead Publishing Limited, 2016, 259-272.

2. B. Holmes, T. Webster and L. Zhang. Chapter 33: Advanced 3D Nano/microfabrication techniques for tissue and organ regeneration, in: Handbook of Clinical Nanomedicine: Nanoparticles, Imaging, Therapy and Clinical Applications, R. Bawa, G. Audette and I. Rubinstein. (Eds), Pan Stanford Publishing, 2016, 989-1025.

3. C. O’Brien, B. Holmes and L. Zhang, Chapter 1: Nanotechnology: A toolkit for cell behavior, in: 3D Bioprinting and Nanotechnology in Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, L. Zhang, J. Fisher, and K. Leong (Eds), Elsevier Ltd, 2015, 1-24.

4. W. Zhu, N. Castro and L. Zhang, Chapter 14: 3D Printing and Nanotechnology for Neural Tissue Regeneration, in: 3D Bioprinting and Nanotechnology in Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, L. Zhang, J. Fisher, and K. Leong (Eds), Elsevier Ltd, 2015, 305-329.

5. C. O’Brien, J. R. O’Brien and L. Zhang. Chapter 11: Tissue Engineering Approaches for Knee Joint Repair, in: Advanced Quantitative Imaging of Knee Joint Repair, Regatte, Ravinder (Ed), World Scientific Publishing Co, 2014, 1-30.

6. B. Holmes, T. Webster and L. Zhang. Chapter 1: Nano/microfabrication techniques for tissue and organ regeneration, in: Tissue and Organ Regeneration: Advances in Micro and Nanotechnology. Pan Stanford Publishing, 2014, 3-36.

7. N. Castro, J. O’Brien and L. Zhang. Chapter 18: Nanotechnology in osteochondral regeneration, in: Tissue and Organ Regeneration: Advances in Micro and Nanotechnology. Pan Stanford Publishing, 2014, 621-643.

8. L. Zhang, J.Y. Li and J.D. Lee. Chapter 19: Nanotechnology for Cartilage and Bone Regeneration, in: Nanomedicine: technologies and applications, T. Webster (Ed.), Woodhead Publishing Limited, 2012, 571-598.

9. V. Willard, L. Zhang and K.A. Athanasiou. Volume 5:517 Tissue Engineering of the Temporomandibular Joint, in: Comprehensive Biomaterials, P. Ducheyne, K. Healy, D.W. Hutmacher, and J. Kirkpatrick (Eds.), Elsevier Ltd., 2011, 221-235.

10. L. Zhang and T.J. Webster. Part III: Chapter 20 Nanotechnology for Implants, in: Handbook of Nanophysics: Nanomedicine and Nanorobotics, K. Sattler (Ed.), CRC press, 2010, 20-1.

11. L. Zhang, S. Sirivisoot, G. Balasundaram and T.J. Webster. Section I (7): Nanomaterials for Improved Orthopedic and Bone Tissue Engineering Applications, in: Advanced Biomaterials: Fundamentals, Processing and Applications, B. Basu, D. Katti, A. Kumar (Eds.), John Wiley & Sons Inc., 2009; 205-241.

12. L. Zhang, S. Sirivisoot, G. Balasundaram and T.J. Webster. Chapter 21: Nanoengineering for Bone Tissue Engineering, in: Micro and Nanoengineering of the Cell Microenvironment: Technologies and Applications, A. Khademhosseini, J. Borenstein, M. Toner, S. Takayama (Eds.), Artech House, 2008; 431-460.

Conference Proceedings

1. S. Lee, W. Zhu and L. Zhang. Development of novel 3D Printed hydrogel scaffold with core-shell nanoparticles for Nerve regeneration. Proceedings of the ASME IMECE, 2015

2. M Nowicki, N. Castro, M. Plesniak and L. Zhang. 3D Printing of Novel Gradient Osteochondral Scaffolds to Bridge the Gap Between Cartilage and Bone. Proceedings of the ASME IMECE, 2015

3. W. Zhu, M. Keidar and L. Zhang. Enhanced Human Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cell Chondrogenic Differentiation on Cold Atmospheric Plasma Modified Cartilage Scaffold. Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. (2014)

4. B. Holmes, W. Zhu and L. Zhang. Development of a Novel 3D Bioprinted In Vitro Nano Bone Model for Breast Cancer Bone Metastasis Study. Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. (2014)

5. W. Zhu and L. Zhang. Electrospun Nanocomposite Nerve Guidance Conduits for Peripheral Neural Regeneration. Proceeding of the NSTI nanotech, 2014.

6. B. Holmes and L. Zhang. Enhanced Human Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cell Functions in 3D Bioprinted Biologically Inspired Osteochondral Construct. Proceedings of the ASME IMECE, (2013).

7. N. Castro, C. O’Brien and L. Zhang. Development of Biomimetic and Bioactive 3D Nanocomposite Scaffolds for Osteochondral Regeneration. Proceedings of the ASME IMECE, (2013).

8. B. Holmes and L. Zhang. MWCNTs and SWCNTs based Nanocomposites for Cartilage and Bone Tissue Regeneration. Proceedings of the NSTI nanotech, (2013).

9. N. Castro, C. O’Brien and L. Zhang. Biomimetic Biphasic Nanocomposite Scaffold for Osteochondral Regeneration, Proceedings of the NSTI nanotech, (2013).

10. B. Holmes, N. Castro, J. Li and L. Zhang. Novel Biologically Inspired Nanostructured Scaffolds for Directing Chondrogenic Differentiation of Mesenchymal Stem Cells. Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc., 1498-l06-40 (2013).

11. M. Wang, J. Li, M. Keidar and L. Zhang. Design a Biologically Inspired Nanostructured Coating for Better Osseointegration. Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc.,    1418-MM02-03 (2012).

12. L. Sun, L. Zhang, H. Fenniri, and T.J. Webster. Bioactive Supermolecular Twin Based Linker Nanotubes/Poly(2-hydroxyethyl methacrylate)/Nano-Hydroxyapatite Composites as Orthopedic Implants. Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc., 1417-KK03-05(2012).

13. M. Wang, J. Li, L. Zhang and M. Keidar .Enhanced Osteoblast Adhesion on Novel Biomimetic Nanotube/Nanoparticle Coating for Orthopedic Applications. Proceedings of NEBC’ 12 IEEE 38th Annual Northeast, (2012)

14. L. Zhang, U. Devi Hemraz, H. Fenniri and T.J. Webster. Different Cell Attachments on Biologically Inspired Nano-coatings for Orthopedic Applications. Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc.,1209: 1209-YY01-05 (2010).

15. L. Zhang, J. Rodriguez, A.J. Myles, H. Fenniri and T.J. Webster. Investigating Helical Rosette Nanotubes and Nanocrystalline Hydroxyapatite as Novel Bone-like Biomaterials for Orthopedic Applications. Proceedings of the NSTI nanotech, 2:214-217 (2008).

16. L. Zhang, F. Rakotondradany, A.J. Myles, H. Fenniri and T.J. Webster. New RGD Modified Self-assembled Helical Rosette Nanotubes in Hydrogels for Improved Bone Tissue Engineering Applications. Proceedings of the NEBC’ 08 IEEE 34th Annual Northeast, 310-311 (2008).

17. L. Zhang, S. Ramsaywack, H. Fenniri and T.J. Webster. Osteoblast Behaviors on Novel Self-assembled Helical Rosette Nanotubes and Hydrogel Composites for Bone Tissue Engineering. Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc., 1056E:1056-HH03-69 (2007).

18. L. Zhang, S. Ramsaywack, H. Fenniri and T.J. Webster. Helical Rosette Nanotubes for Bone Tissue Engineering Applications. Proceedings of the NEBC’ 07 IEEE 33th Annual Northeast, 245-246 (2007)

19. L. Zhang, S. Ramsaywack, H. Fenniri and T.J. Webster. Development of Novel Nanostructured Tissue Engineering Scaffold Materials through Self-assembly for Bed-side Orthopedic Applications. Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc., 950E:0950-D15-08 (2007).

20. L. Zhang, S. Ramsaywack, H. Fenniri and T.J. Webster. Helical Rosette Nanotubes as a Biomimetic Tissue Engineering Scaffold Material. Proceedings of the AICHE, (2006).

Patents:

1. H. Cui, W. Zhu and L. Zhang. An integrated approach for fabricating complicated vascularized constructs via combining multiple 3D printing platform technique and regional bioactive factors immobilization strategy, U.S. Patent application No. 62/473,830, 2017

2. H. Cui, W. Zhu, B. Holmes, L. Zhang. Smart release system for growth factor delivery and combined bone and vascular growth. U.S. Patent application No. 15/650,397, 2017

3. S. Miao, W. Zhu, N.J. Castro, and L. Zhang. Biocompatible smart biomaterials with tunable shape changing and enhanced cytocompatibility properties. US Provisional patent, PCT/US2016/048647, 2014

4. C. O’Brien and L. Zhang, “3D Bioprinting of Functionalized Graphene Nanoplatelet-doped Hydrogel for Neural Tissue Regeneration”, US Provisional patent, Application No. 61/934.609, 2014

5. B. Holmes and L. Zhang. "3D Biomimetic, Bi-phasic Key Featured Scaffold for Osteochondral Repair", US patent, PCT/US14/28914, 2014

6. N. Castro, C. O’Brien and L. Zhang. "Biomimetic and Biphasic Nanocomposite Scaffold for Osteochondral Regeneration" US patent, PCT/US14/16590, 2014

Recent Conference Abstracts and Presentations Since 2010

1. S. Miao, H. Cui, M. Nowicki, N. J. Castro, J. Almeida, X. Zhou, W. Zhu, S. Lee, and L. Zhang. Novel 4D Printing of Topographical Constructs for Tissue Engineering. The 54th Annual Technical Meeting of the Society of Engineering Science, Boston, MA,  July 25-28, 2017.  

2. H. Cui and L. Zhang. 3D Bioprinting of Self-healing Hydrogel for Tissue Regeneration. The 54th Annual Technical Meeting of the Society of Engineering Science, Boston, MA,  July 25-28, 2017.  

3. W. Zhu, B. Boualam, and L. Zhang. 3D Bioprinting Cell-laden Nanocomposite for Cartilage Regeneration. The 54th Annual Technical Meeting of the Society of Engineering Science, Boston, MA,  July 25-28, 2017.  

4. L. Zhang, Advanced Nano and Smart Materials Based 4D Bioprinting. 2017 Naval Future Force Science and Technology (S&T) Expo, Washington, DC, July 20-21, 2017.

5. L. Zhang, Integrating 3D bioprinting and  nanomaterials for complex vascularized tissue regeneration. The 91st ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium at City College of New York, New York, NY, July 9-12, 2017.

6. M. Nowicki, M. Plesniak, and L. Zhang, Four Dimensional Printing of Gradient Scaffolds for Cartilage Tissue Engineering. GW Research Days, Washington DC, April 4-5, 2017

7. J. Osborn, M. Aliabouzar, L. Zhang, and K. Sarkar. Effects of Ultrasound in Presence of Microbubbles for Cartilage and Bone Tissue Regeneration in 3D Printed Scaffolds. GW Research Days, Washington DC, April 4-5, 2017

8. S. Lee, D. Yan and L. Zhang Synergistic Effect of Cold Atmospheric Plasma and Drug Loaded Core-Shell Nanoparticles on Adult Human Mesenchymal Stem Cell Chondrogenesis. GW Research Days, Washington DC, April 4-5, 2017

9. W. Zhu, B. Boualam and L. Zhang. 3D Bioprinting Mesenchymal Stem Cell-laden Construct with Core-shell Nanospheres for Cartilage Regeneration. GW SEAS 11th Annual Research and Development Showcase, Washington, DC, February 22, 2017

10. M. Nowicki, M. Plesniak, and L. Zhang, Three Dimensional Printing of Gradient for Cartilage Tissue Engineering. GW SEAS 11th Annual Research and Development Showcase, Washington, DC, February 22, 2017

11. S. Lee, D. Yan and L. Zhang Synergistic Effect of Cold Atmospheric Plasma and Drug Loaded Core-Shell Nanoparticles on Adult Human Mesenchymal Stem Cell Chondrogenesis. GW SEAS 11th Annual Research and Development Showcase, Washington, DC, February 22, 2017.

12. W. Zhu, B. Boualam and L. Zhang. 3D Bioprinting Mesenchymal Stem Cell-laden Construct with Core-shell Nanospheres for Cartilage Regeneration, 2017 Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering Conference, Kohala Coast, HI, January 3-7, 2017.

13. L. Zhang, IEEE EMBS Micro and Nanoengineering in Medicine Conference, Waikoloa, HI, December, 2016.

14. L. Zhang. Advanced Nano and Smart Materials Based 3D/4D Bioprinting. 2016 ASME IMECE, Phoenix, AZ, November 11-17, 2016.

15. M. Nowicki, M. Plesniak, and L. Zhang, 3D  Printing of Gradient Osteochondral Scaffolds using Soy Oil Resin, 2016 ASME IMECE, Phoenix, AZ, November 11-17, 2016.

16. X. Zhou, N.J. Castro, W. Zhu, H. Cui, K. Sarkar, and L. Zhang, Enhancing Human Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cell Osteogenesis via Low Intensity Pulsed Ultrasound and 3D bioprinting Biomimetic Scaffolds, 2016 ASME IMECE, Phoenix, AZ, November 11-17, 2016.

17. H. Cui, W. Zhu, M. Nowicki, X. Zhou, A. Khademhosseini, and L. Zhang. Hierarchical Fabrication of Biomimetic Vascularized Tissue Constructs via Dual 3D Bioprinting and Regional Immobilization. BMES 2016 Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, October 5-8, 2016

18. S. Miao, W. Zhu, N. Castro, H. Cui, X. Zhou, J.P Fisher, and L. Zhang. 4D Printing Smart Biomedical Scaffolds with Novel Soybean Oil Epoxidized Acrylate. BMES 2016 Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, October 5-8, 2016

19. D. Heo, J. Kim and L. Zhang. Fabrication of highly conductive hydrogel-patterned nanofiber for bioelectronics device applications. BMES 2016 Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, October 5-8, 2016

20. W. Zhu, F. Masood and L. Zhang. 3D Printing Scaffold Containing Aligned Channels for Inducing Mesenchyamal Stem Cell Neuronal Differentiation. BMES 2016 Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, October 5-8, 2016

21. X. Zhou, W. Zhu, B. Holmes, S. Miao, H. Cui, and L. Zhang. A 3D Bioprinting Biomimetic Cell-laden Bone Matrix for Breast Cancer Metastasis Study. BMES 2016 Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, October 5-8, 2016

22. S. Lee, W. Zhu, and L. Zhang. Integrating Electrospun Microfibers into 3D Printed Scaffolds for Nerve Regeneration. BMES 2016 Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, October 5-8, 2016.

23. H. Cui, W. Zhu, B. Holmes, M. Plesniak, and L. Zhang. Smart Self-modulatory Release System Based on Bioactive Coating Modified 3D Printed Perfused Scaffold for Vascularized Bone Regeneration. BMES 2016 Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, October 5-8, 2016.

24. S. Lee, and L. Zhang. 3D Bioprinting Nano Scaffold with Multi-walled Carbon Nanotubes for Improved Nerve Regeneration. BMES 2016 Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, October 5-8, 2016.

25. F. Masood, W. Zhu, and L. Zhang. Synergistically Inducing Neural Differentiation via 3D Printed Aligned Structure and Bio-inspired Immobilization of Growth Factors, BMES 2016 Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, October 5-8, 2016.

26. X. Zhou, S. Lee, M. Nowicki, and L. Zhang. 3D Bioprinting Novel Graphene Oxide Scaffold for Improved Human Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cell Chondrogenic Differentiation. BMES 2016 Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, October 5-8, 2016

27. D. Heo, S. Lee and L. Zhang. Bone tissue regeneration using 3D printed microstructure incorporated with hybrid nano hydrogel. BMES 2016 Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, October 5-8, 2016.

28. S. Miao, N. Castro, M. Nowicki, W. Zhu, J. Almeida, H. Cui, X. Zhou, and L. Zhang. 3D Laser Printing of Soybean Oil Epoxidized Acrylate for Highly Aligning Human Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cells. BMES 2016 Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, October 5-8, 2016.

29. W. Zhu, R. Glazer and L. Zhang. 3D Printed Biomimetic Nanocomposite Matrix for the Study of Breast Cancer Bone Metastasis. BMES 2016 Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, October 5-8, 2016.

30. M. Nowicki, M. Plesniak and L. Zhang. 3D Bioprinting of Gradient Scaffolds for Cartilage Tissue Engineering. The 53rd SES Annual Technical Meeting, College Park MD, October 2-5, 2016.

31. H. Cui and L. Zhang. In situ biomanufacturing of artificial blood vessels via 3D bioprinting. The 53rd SES Annual Technical Meeting, College Park MD, October 2-5, 2016.

32. S. Lee, and L. Zhang. 3D bioprinting nano scaffold with multi-walled carbon nanotubes for improved nerve regeneration. The 53rd SES Annual Technical Meeting, College Park MD, October 2-5, 2016.

33. H. Cui, M. Nowicki, and L. Zhang. In situ biomanufacturing of artificial blood vessels via 3D bioprinting. The 38th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, Orlando, FL, August 16-20, 2016.

34. W. Zhu, and L. Zhang. Gelatin Methacrylamide Hydrogel with Graphene Nanoplatelets for Neural Cell-laden 3D Bioprinting. The 38th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, Orlando, FL, August 16-20, 2016.

35. L. Zhang. 3D Bioprinting Nanoinks for Complex Tissue Regeneration. The 90th ACS Colloids and Surface Science Meeting at Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, June 5-8, 2016.

36. B. Holmes, K. Bulusu, M. Plesniak, and L. Zhang. A synergistic approach to the design, fabrication and evaluation of 3D printed micro and nano featured scaffolds for vascularized bone tissue repair. The TechConnect World Innovation Conference, Washington, DC, May 22-25, 2016.

37. M. Aliabouzar, L. Zhang, K. Sarkar. Effects of ultrasound in presence of microbubbles on cartilage tissue regeneration in 3D printed scaffolds. Acoustical Society America annual meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah, May 23-27, 2016.

38. B. Holmes and L. Zhang. 3D Printing Biomimetic Nanomaterials for Highly Efficient Vascularized Bone Development. The 10th World Biomaterials Congress, Montreal, Canada, May 17-22, 2016.

39. S. Lee and L. Zhang. 3D Bioprinting Conductive Nano Scaffold With Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes for Improved Nerve Generation. The 4th Annual Minnesota Neuromodulation Symposium, Minneapolis, MN, April 14-15, 2016.

40. L. Zhang. 3D Bioprinting Nanocomposite Scaffolds for Complex Tissue Regeneration, American Association of Anatomists (AAA) Annual Meeting at Experimental Biology (EB), San Diego, April 2-5, 2016.

41. L. Zhang. Development of Biologically Inspired 3D Printed Biomaterial Scaffolds for Improved Stem Cell Differentiation. American Association of Anatomists (AAA) Annual Meeting at Experimental Biology (EB), San Diego, April 2-5, 2016.

42. D.N. Heo and L. Zhang. Flexible nanofiber-based nerve electrode to realize intimate contact and enhanced oxygen permeability. GW Research Days, Washington DC, March 29-30, 2016.

43. S. Lee and L. Zhang. 3D bioprinting conductive nano scaffold with multi-walled carbon nanotubes for improved nerve generation”. GW Research Days, Washington DC, March 29-30, 2016.

44. S. Miao and L. Zhang. 4D printed biomimetic nano smart bone scaffold. GW Research Days, Washington DC, March 29-30, 2016.

45. M. Nowicki, N. Castro, M. Plesniak and L. Zhang. Three Dimensional Printing of Gradient Scaffolds to Bridge the Gap Between Bone and Cartilage for Osteochondral Defect Repair. GW Research Days, Washington DC, March 29-30, 2016.

46. L. Zhang. 3D Bioprinting and Nanobioinks for Complex Tissue and Organ Regeneration, NSF Workshop on Additive Manufacturing for Health. Arlington VA, March 17-18, 2016.

47. L. Zhang. Integrating 3D Bioprinting and Nanomaterials for Complex Tissue Regeneration, the 19th US-Japan Cellular and Gene Therapy Conference in the U S Food and Drug Administration, Silver Spring, MD, March 10, 2016.

48. N. Castro, and L. Zhang. Simulated body fluid nucleation of 3D printed elastomeric scaffolds for bone regeneration. GW SEAS 10th Annual Research and Development Showcase, Washington, DC, February 24, 2016.

49. S. Lee, T. Muss and L. Zhang. Development of 3D printed scaffolds with multi-walled carbon nanotubes to enhance neural stem cell growth and differentiation. GW SEAS 10th Annual Research and Development Showcase, Washington, DC, February 24, 2016.

50. M. Nowicki, N. Castro, M. Plesniak and L. Zhang. Three Dimensional Printing of Gradient Scaffolds to Bridge the Gap Between Bone and Cartilage for Osteochondral Defect Repair. GW SEAS 10th Annual Research and Development Showcase, Washington, DC, February 24, 2016.

51. W. Zhu and L. Zhang. 3D Printed Nanocomposite Matrix for the Study of Breast Cancer Bone Metastasis. GW SEAS 10th Annual Research and Development Showcase, Washington, DC, February 24, 2016.

52. S. Lee, T. Muss and L. Zhang. 3D Bioprinting Conductive Nano Scaffold with Multi-walled Carbon Nanotube for Improved Nerve Regeneration. The ASME NEMB conference, Houston, Feb 21-24, 2016.

53. S. Miao, W. Zhu, N. Castro, and L. Zhang. 4D printed biomimetic nano smart bone scaffold. The ASME NEMB conference, Houston, Feb 21-24, 2016.

54. S. Lee, W. Zhu and L. Zhang. Development of novel 3D Printed hydrogel scaffold with core-shell nanoparticles for Nerve regeneration. 2015 ASME IMECE, November 13-19, Houston, TX, 2015.

55. M Nowicki, N. Castro, M. Plesniak and L. Zhang. 3D Printing of Novel Gradient Osteochondral Scaffolds to Bridge the Gap Between Cartilage and Bone. 2015 ASME IMECE, November 13-19, Houston, TX, 2015.

56. L. Zhang, Integrating 3D Printing and Nanobiomaterials for Complex Tissue Regeneration. IEEE-NANOMED conference, Honolulu, Hawaii, November 15-18, 2015.

57. W. Zhu, B. Harris and L. Zhang. Gelatin Methacrylate with Graphene Nanoplatelets for Targeting Neural Cell laden Printing, 2015 BMES annual conference, Tampa, FL, October 7-10, 2015.

58. W. Zhu, S. Lee, M. Keidar, and L. Zhang. Integrating Cold Atmospheric Plasma and Core-shell Nanoparticle Drug Delivery System for Breast Cancer Treatment, 2015 BMES annual conference, Tampa, FL, October 7-10, 2015.

59. J. Brennan, and L. Zhang. Electrospinning a Smart Material Polymer for the Development of a Thermo-Responsive Vascular Graft, 2015 BMES annual conference, Tampa, FL, October 7-10, 2015.

60. N. Castro, and L. Zhang. Simulated Body Fluid Nucleation of 3D Printed Elastomeric Scaffolds for Osteochondral Regeneration, 2015 BMES annual conference, Tampa, FL, October 7-10, 2015.

61. M. Nowick, N. Castro, M. Plesniak, and L. Zhang. 3D Printing of Novel Gradient Osteochondral Scaffolds to Bridge the Gap between Cartilage and Bone, 2015 BMES annual conference, Tampa, FL, October 7-10, 2015.

62. N. Castro, R. Patel, and L. Zhang. Design of a Novel 3D Printed Bioactive Nanocomposite Scaffold for Improved Osteochondral Regeneration, 2015 BMES annual conference, Tampa, FL, October 7-10, 2015.

63. B. Holmes, K. Bulusu, M. Plesniak, and L. Zhang. Design and Experimental Evaluation of a 3D Printed Interconnected Microvascular Mimicking Network For Highly Efficient Bone Growth. The 13th US National Congress of Computational Mechanics, San Diego, CA, July 27-30, 2015

64. S. Faucett and L. Zhang. 3D Bioprinting Biologically-Inspired Nanostructured Cartilage Scaffold with Biomimetic Spatial Variation and Chemical Gradients. AOSSM Biologic Treatments for Sports Injuries II Grant Workshop, Orlando, FL, July 8, 2015.

65. B. Holmes, K. Bulusu, M. Plesniak, and L. Zhang. A 3D printed Scaffold with a Microvascular Mimicking Network for Highly Efficient Bone and Vascular Growth. The Second International Symposium on Vascular Tissue Engineering, Shanghai, China, May 27-29, 2015

66. N. Castro, R. Patel, and L. Zhang. Enhanced Human Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cell Behavior on Novel 3D Printed Osteochondral Nanocomposite Scaffolds. The 4th ASME NEMB conference, Minneapolis, April 19-22, 2015.

67. W. Zhu, B. Holmes, R. Siegel and L. Zhang. 3D Printing a Nanostructured Bone Model for Breast Cancer Bone Metastasis Study. The 4th ASME NEMB conference, Minneapolis, April 19-22, 2015.

68. B. Holmes, K. Bulusu, M. Plesniak, and L. Zhang. 3D Printed Bone Scaffolds with Biomimetic Nanomaterials and Vascular Mimicking Microchannels. Society for Biomaterials Annual Meeting, Charlotte, North Carolina,. April 15-18, 2015.

69. N. Castro and L. Zhang. 3D Printed Bioactive Nano Scaffolds for Osteochondral Regeneration. Society for Biomaterials Annual Meeting, Charlotte, North Carolina,. April 15-18, 2015.

70. W. Zhu, S. Lee, M. Keidar, and L. Zhang. Combination of Cold Atmospheric Plasma and Nanoparticles Drug Delivery toward More Efficient Breast Cancer Cell Inhibition Therapy. Society for Biomaterials Annual Meeting, Charlotte, North Carolina,. April 15-18, 2015.

71. S. Lee, W. Zhu and L. Zhang. Development of 3D Printed hydrogel scaffold with embedded core-shell nanoparticles for nerve regeneration. Society for Biomaterials Annual Meeting, Charlotte, North Carolina,. April 15-18, 2015.

72. W. Zhu, C. O’Brien, J. George, V. Sorger, and L. Zhang. Integrating Low Level Light Therapy with 3D Printed Scaffolds for Improved Neural Tissue Regeneration. Society for Biomaterials Annual Meeting, Charlotte, North Carolina,. April 15-18, 2015.

73. L. Gaczewski, C. O’Brien, W. Zhu, M. Keidar and L. Zhang. Integrating 3D Bioprinting with Cold Atmospheric Plasma for Cartilage Regeneration. GW SEAS 9th Annual Research and Development Showcase, Washington, DC, February 19, 2015.

74. J. Brennan, B. Holmes, and L. Zhang. 3D Printed Microchannels to Create Networks of Endothelial Cells for the Development of a Tissue Engineered Blood Vessel. GW SEAS 9th Annual Research and Development Showcase, Washington, DC, February 19, 2015.

75. R. McGrane, W. Zhu, P. Granger and L. Zhang. 3D-printed, in vitro bone models for the study of breast cancer metastasis. GW SEAS 9th Annual Research and Development Showcase, Washington, DC, February 19, 2015.

76. W. Zhu, M. Keidar, L. Zhang. Enhanced Stem Cell Functions on Cold Atmospheric Plasma Treated Composite Cartilage Scaffolds. GW SEAS 9th Annual Research and Development Showcase, Washington, DC, February 19, 2015.

77. N. Castro and L. Zhang. 3D Printed Bioactive Scaffolds for Osteochondral Regeneration. GW SEAS 9th Annual Research and Development Showcase, Washington, DC, February 19, 2015.

78. B. Holmes, K. Bulusu, M. Plesniak, and L. Zhang. 3D printed micro-nano scaffolds for design and growth of bone tissue with a vascular network. GW SEAS 9th Annual Research and Development Showcase, Washington, DC, February 19, 2015.

79. M. A. Nowicki, N. Castro and L. Zhang. Three Dimensional Printing of Gradient Scaffolds to Bridge the Gap Between Bone and Cartilage for Osteochondral Defect Repair. GW SEAS 9th Annual Research and Development Showcase, Washington, DC, February 19, 2015.

80. S. Lee, W. Zhu and L. Zhang. Development of Novel 3D Scaffolds with Embedded Core-shell Nanoparticles For Nerve Regeneration. GW SEAS 9th Annual Research and Development Showcase, Washington, DC, February 19, 2015.

81. L. Zhang. Integrating 3D Bioprinting and Biologically Inspired Nanomaterials for Complex Tissue Regeneration. NIH Common Fund High-Risk High-Reward Symposium, December 15-17, 2014.

82. C.R. Winans, N. Castro and L. Zhang. Integrating 3D Printing with Graphene Nanoplatelets for Improved Cartilage Regeneration. TERMIS-AM Annual Conference and Exposition, Washington, DC, December 13-16, 2014.

83. N. Castro, and L. Zhang. 3D Printed Bioactive Nanostructured Scaffolds For Enhanced Osteochondral Regeneration. TERMIS-AM Annual Conference and Exposition, Washington, DC, December 13-16, 2014.

84. B. Holmes, W. Zhu and L. Zhang. 3D printed biomimetic bone model with micronetwork and nanohydroxyapatite for breast cancer metastasis study. TERMIS-AM Annual Conference and Exposition, Washington, DC, December 13-16, 2014.

85. W. Zhu, S. Lee, M. Keidar and L. Zhang. Synergetic Effect of Cold Atmospheric Plasma and Nanospheres Drug Delivery on Inhibiting Breast Cancer Cell Growth. TERMIS-AM Annual Conference and Exposition, Washington, DC, December 13-16, 2014.

86. N. Castro, K. Hearon, and L. Zhang. Three-dimensional printing of shape memory smart materials for orthopedic tissue regeneration. TERMIS-AM Annual Conference and Exposition, Washington, DC, December 13-16, 2014.

87. B. Holmes, K. Bulusu, M. Plesniak, and L. Zhang. Enhanced Human Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cell Function on 3D Printed Nano Bone Scaffolds with Vascular Mimicking Microchannels, TERMIS-AM Annual Conference and Exposition, Washington, DC, December 13-16, 2014.

88. C. O’Brien and L. Zhang. Graphene Nanoplatelet Laden Hydrogel for Efficient Electrical Stimulation and Neural Regeneration. TERMIS-AM Annual Conference and Exposition, Washington, DC, December 13-16, 2014.

89. N. Castro, and L. Zhang. 3D printing of highly interconnected porous nanocomposite osteochondral scaffolds. TERMIS-AM Annual Conference and Exposition, Washington, DC, December 13-16, 2014.

90. B. Holmes, W. Zhu and L. Zhang. Development of a Novel 3D Bioprinted In Vitro Nano Bone Model for Breast Cancer Bone Metastasis Study. MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, MA, November 30-December 5, 2014

91. W. Zhu, M. Keidar and L. Zhang. Enhanced Human Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cell Chondrogenic Differentiation on Cold Atmospheric Plasma Modified Nano Cartilage Scaffold. MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, MA, November 30-December 5, 2014

92. L. Zhang, C. O’Brien and W. Zhu. Integrating Nanotechnology and Advanced 3D Biofabrication Techniques for Neural Tissue Regeneration. IEEE EMBS BRAIN: Grand Challenge Conference, Washington, DC, Nov 13-14, 2014

93. N. Castro, K. Hearon, and L. Zhang. Enhanced Stem Cell Growth on Smart Polyurethane Scaffolds. BMES Annual Meeting, San Antonio, Texas, October 22-25, 2014.

94. W. Zhu and L. Zhang, 3D Printing Biomimetic Bone Model for In Vitro Study of Breast Cancer Bone Invasion. BMES Annual Meeting, San Antonio, Texas, October 22-25, 2014.

95. C. O’Brien and L. Zhang. 3D Printing Nanostructured Nerve Guidance Scaffolds with Graphene Nanoplatelets. BMES Annual Meeting, San Antonio, Texas, October 22-25, 2014.

96. W. Zhu, M. Keidar and L. Zhang. Enhanced Stem Cell Functions on Cold Atmospheric Plasma Treated Nanocomposite Cartilage Scaffolds. BMES Annual Meeting, San Antonio, Texas, October 22-25, 2014.

97. R. Patel, N. Castro, and L. Zhang. Enhanced Human Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cell Behavior on Novel 3D Printed Osteochondral Nanocomposite Scaffolds. BMES Annual Meeting, San Antonio, Texas, October 22-25, 2014.

98. B. Holmes, K. Bulusu, M. Plesniak and L. Zhang. 3D Printed Bone Scaffolds with Microvascular Network and Nano Hydroxyapatite for Improving hMSC Functions. BMES Annual Meeting, San Antonio, Texas, October 22-25, 2014.

99. C. O’Brien, M. Aalie, K.Sarkar, and L. Zhang. Tunable Low Intensity Pulsed Ultrasound for Improving Stem Cell Functions in 3D Printed Scaffolds. BMES Annual Meeting, San Antonio, Texas, October 22-25, 2014.

100. W. Zhu, M. Keidar and L. Zhang. A Cold Atmospheric Plasma Modified Biomimetic Cartilage Scaffold, the 51st SES Annual Technical Meeting, West Lafayette, IN, Oct 1-3, 2014.

101. B. Holmes, K. Bulusu, M. Plesniak, and L. Zhang. Enhanced Human Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cell Function on 3D Printed Nano Bone Scaffolds with Vascular Mimicking Microchannels, the 51st SES Annual Technical Meeting, West Lafayette, IN, Oct 1-3, 2014.

102. C. O'Brien and L. Zhang. 3D Bioprinting of Functionalized Graphene Nanoplatelet-doped Hydrogel for Neural Regeneration, the 51st SES Annual Technical Meeting, West Lafayette, IN, Oct 1-3, 2014.

103. J. Li, L. Zhang, and J.D. Lee, Computational Modeling of Biomechanics: Biological Growth and Morphogenesis, the 51st SES Annual Technical Meeting, West Lafayette, IN, Oct 1-3, 2014.

104. B. Holmes, W. Zhu and L. Zhang. 3D Printed Biomimetic Bone Model for the Study of Breast Cancer Metastasis Into Bone, the 51st SES Annual Technical Meeting, West Lafayette, IN, Oct 1-3, 2014.

105. N. Castro and L. Zhang Highly interconnected porous nanocomposite scaffolds manufactured by table-top 3D printing, the 51st SES Annual Technical Meeting, West Lafayette, IN, Oct 1-3, 2014.

106. C. O'Brien, N. Castro, J. O'Brien, L. Zhang, Integration Nanomaterials and 3D Printing for Complex Tissue Regeneration, 7th World of Biomechanics Congress, Boston, MA, July 6-11, 2014

107. J. D. Lee, J. Li, L. Zhang. Computational Modeling of Biological Growth and Morphogenesis, 7th World of Biomechanics Congress, Boston, MA, July 6-11, 2014

108. B. Holmes and L. Zhang, Enhanced Mechanical and Cytocompatibility Properties of Novel 3D Printed Osteochondral Scaffolds, TechConnect World Conference and Expo, Washington DC, June 15-18, 2014

109. N. Castro and L. Zhang, Three-Dimensional Bioprinted Biomimetic Nanocomposite Scaffolds for Osteochondral Regeneration, TechConnect World Conference and Expo, Washington DC June 15-18, 2014

110. W. Zhu and L. Zhang, Electrospun Nanocomposite Nerve Guidance Conduits for Peripheral Neural Regeneration, TechConnect World Conference and Expo, Washington DC, June 15-18, 2014

111. C. Meals, B. Fox, L. Zhang, R.J. Neviaser. The effect of insertion technique and surgeon experience on the pullout strength of orthopedic screws. GW Research Day Showcase, Washington, DC, April 2, 2014.

112. W. Zhu and L. Zhang. Electrospun Nanocomposite Nerve Guidance Conduits for Peripheral Nerve Regeneration. GW Research Day Showcase, Washington, DC, April 2, 2014.

113. N. Castro and L. Zhang. 3D printed bioactive nanostructured scaffolds for osteochondral regeneration. GW Research Day Showcase, Washington, DC, April 2, 2014.

114. C. O’Brien and L. Zhang. 3D Bioprinting of Functionalized Graphene Nanoplatelet Doped Hydrogel for Neural Tissue Regeneration. GW Research Day Showcase, Washington, DC, April 2, 2014.

115. B. Holmes, J. Li, J. Lee and L. Zhang. Enhanced mechanical and cytocompatibility properties of novel 3D printed osteochondral scaffolds. GW Research Day Showcase, Washington, DC, April 2, 2014.

116. N. Castro, B. Holmes and L. Zhang.  3D Bioprinting Novel Osteochondral Constructs for Patient-Specific Joint Repair. 2014 OTT Open House and Innovation Competition. Washington DC March 3, 2014.

117. W. Zhu and L. Zhang. Electrospun nanocomposite nerve guidance conduits for peripheral nerve regeneration. GW SEAS 8th Annual Research and Development Showcase, Washington, DC, February 19, 2014.

118. C. O’Brien and L. Zhang. Graphene nanoplatelet doped, 3D printed PEG-DA scaffolds for neural regeneration. GW SEAS 8th Annual Research and Development Showcase, Washington, DC, February 19, 2014.

119. B. Holmes, J. Li, J. Lee and L. Zhang. Development of biomimetic 3D bioprinted scaffolds for osteochondral regeneration. GW SEAS 8th Annual Research and Development Showcase, Washington, DC, February 19, 2014.

120. N. Castro and L. Zhang. 3D Printing of Bioactive Graded Nanostructured Scaffolds for Osteochondral Regeneration. GW SEAS 8th Annual Research and Development Showcase, Washington, DC, February 19, 2014.

121. C. O’Brien and L. Zhang. 3D Bioprinting of Functionalized Graphene Nanoplatelet-doped Hydrogel for Neural Tissue Regeneration. The 3rd ASME NEMB, San Francisco, CA, February 2-5, 2014.

122. B. Holmes, J. Li, J. Lee and L. Zhang. Enhanced Mechanical and Cytocompatibility Properties of Novel 3D Printed Osteochondral Scaffolds. The 3rd ASME NEMB, San Francisco, CA, February 2-5, 2014.

123. W. Zhu, M. Keidar and L. Zhang. Cold Atmospheric Plasma Modified Electrospun Scaffolds with Embedded Nanoparticle for Improved Cartilage Tissue Regeneration. The 3rd ASME NEMB, San Francisco, CA, February 2-5, 2014.

124. N. Castro and L. Zhang. 3D Printing of Bioactive Graded Nanostructured Scaffolds for Osteochondral Regeneration. The 3rd ASME NEMB, San Francisco, CA, February 2-5, 2014.

125. B. Holmes and L. Zhang. Enhanced Human Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cell Functions in 3D Bioprinted Biologically Inspired Osteochondral Construct. ASME IMECE, San Diego, CA, Nov 15-21, 2013.

126. N. Castro, C. O’Brien and L. Zhang. Development of Biomimetic and Bioactive 3D Nanocomposite Scaffolds for Osteochondral Regeneration. ASME IMECE, San Diego, CA, Nov 15-21, 2013

127. M. Wang, M. Keidar and L. Zhang.  Design of Novel Cold Plasma Modified Nanostructured Bone Construct for Improving Osteogenic Differentiation of Bone Marrow Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells. ASME IMECE, San Diego, CA, Nov 15-21,  2013

128. W. Zhu and L. Zhang. Highly Aligned Nanocomposite Scaffolds by Electrospinning and Electrospraying for Neural Tissue Engineering. The 6th international IEEE EMBS Neural Engineering Conference, San Diego, CA, Nov 6-8, 2013

129. B. Holmes, J. Li, J. D. Lee and L. Zhang. Development of Biomimetic 3D Bioprinted Scaffolds for Osteochondral Regeneration. BMES Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA, Sep 25-28, 2013.

130. W. Zhu, D. Frauchiger, H. Fenniri, and L. Zhang. Co-axial Electrospun Aligned Microfibrous Scaffold With Rosette Nanotubes for Nerve Regeneration. BMES Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA, Sep 25-28, 2013.

131. C. O’Brien, M. Aliabouzar, W. Zhu, K. Sarkar, and L. Zhang. The Untapped Effects of Tunable Low Intensity Pulsed Ultrasound on Human Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cell Functions. BMES Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA, Sep 25-28, 2013.

132. M. Wang, X. Cheng, B. Holmes, M. Keidar, and L. Zhang. Enhanced Osteogenic Differentiation of Stem Cells in Novel Bioactive Cold Plasma Treated Nanostructured Bone Scaffolds. BMES Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA, Sep 25-28, 2013.

133. M. Wang, B. Holmes, X. Cheng, M. Keidar, and L.Zhang. Cold Non-thermal Atomospheric Plasma: A Novel Metastatic Breast Cancer Therapy. BMES Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA, Sep 25-28, 2013.

134. M. Wang, N. Castro, S. Fu, and L. Zhang. Biomimetic Stem Cell Modified Tissue Engineered Nanostructured In Vitro Bone Model for Breast Cancer Bone Metastasis Study. BMES Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA, Sep 25-28, 2013.

135. A. Zerate, B. Holmes and L. Zhang. Poly-L-lysine  Coated  Graphene/Nanotube  PCL  Electrospun Microfibrous  Scaffolds  for Cartilage  Regeneration. The Short-Term Education Program for Underrepresented Persons (STEP-UP) Research Meeting, Bethesda, MD, August 4-7, 2013.

136. S. Butler, C. O’Brien, G. Teal, M. Keidar and L. Zhang. The Effects of Arc-Discharge Plasma Coating on Titanium Constructs for Mesenchymal Stem Cell Differentiation. The Short-Term Education Program for Underrepresented Persons (STEP-UP) Research Meeting, Bethesda, MD, August 4-7, 2013.

137. N. Castro, C. O’Brien and L. Zhang.  Biomimetic and Biphasic Nanocomposite Scaffold with Growth Factor-Encapsulated Nanospheres for Repairing Osteochondral Defects. 2013 OTT Open House and Innovation Competition. Washington DC May 22, 2013.

138. B. Holmes and L. Zhang. 3D Micro and Nano Fabrication Techniques for Designing Biologically Inspired, Anisotropic Tissue Constructs for Bone, Cartilage and Osteochondral Tissue Regeneration. 2013 OTT Open House and Innovation Competition. Washington DC May 22, 2013.

139. L. Zhang and B. Holmes. MWCNTs and SWCNTs based Nanocomposites for Cartilage and Bone Tissue Regeneration. NSTI Annual Conference, Washington DC May 12-16, 2013.

140. N. Castro, C. O’Brien and L. Zhang. Biomimetic Biphasic Nanocomposite Scaffold for Osteochondral Regeneration, NSTI Annual Conference, Washington DC May 12-16, 2013.

141. L. Zhang. Design of Novel 3d Porous Nanostructured Constructs for Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine. The 2nd GW Symposium on Biomedical Engineering and Computing, Washington DC, May 2, 2013.

142. M. Wang, S. Fu, and L. Zhang. Design of a Novel Three-dimensional Biomimetic Nano Bone Model for Breast Cancer Bone Metastasis and Therapeutics Discovery. AACR Annual Meeting, Washington DC, April 6-10, 2013

143. L. Zhang, Biologically Inspired 3D Nanostructured Constructs for Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine. GW Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Washington, DC, April 2013.

144. B. Holmes and L. Zhang. 3D Fabrication of Biomimetic Nanocomposite Scaffolds for Tissue Interface Engineering and Regenerative Medicine. GW Research Days, Washington, DC, April 2-3, 2013.

145. C. O’Brien, N. Castro, and L. Zhang. Biomimetic and Biphasic Nanocomposite Scaffold with Growth Factor-Encapsulated Nanospheres for Repairing Osteochondral Defects. GW Research Days, Washington, DC, April 2-3, 2013.

146. L. Zhang. Nano and Microtechnology for Tissue Regeneration. Nano@GW 2013 Workshop on Nanotechnology, Washington DC, March 29, 2013.

147. B. Homles, and L. Zhang. 3D Fabrication of Biomimetic Nanocomposite Scaffolds for Tissue Interface Engineering and Regenerative Medicine. GW SEAS 7th Annual Research and Development Showcase, Washington, DC, February 20, 2013.

148. C. O’Brien, N. Castro and L. Zhang. The Effect of BMP-2 Loaded PDO Nanospheres and Nano Hydroxyapatite in PCL Scaffolds for Bone Regeneration. GW SEAS 7th Annual Research and Development Showcase, Washington, DC, February 20, 2013

149. M. Wang, S. Fu, and L. Zhang. Biomimetic Three-Dimensional Tissue Engineered Nanostructured Bone Model for Breast Cancer Bone Metastasis Study. ASME NEMB, Boston, MA, Feb 3-6, 2013

150. B. Holmes, N. Castro, J. Li and L. Zhang. Development of a Biomimetic Electrospun Microfibrous Scaffold with Multiwall Carbon Nanotubes for Cartilage Regeneration. ASME NEMB, Boston, MA, Feb 3-6, 2013

151. A. Childs; N. J. Castro; H. Fenniri, T.J. Webster and L. Zhang, Biologically Inspired Rosette Nanotube Nanocomposites for Directing Chondrogenic Differentiation of Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells. IEEE EMBS Micro and Nanotechno​logy in Medicine Conference, Maui, Hawaii, December 6th, 2012.

152. B. Holmes, N. Castro, and L. Zhang. Novel Biologically Inspired Nanostructured Scaffolds for Directing Osteogenic and Chondrogenic Differentiation of Mesenchymal Stem Cells. MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, MA, November 26, 2012.

153. J.Y. Li, J.D. Lee, L. Zhang and K. Chong. Damage Propagation in Composite Material Reinforced by Randomly-Dispersed Particles. ASME IMECE, Houston, TX, November 9-15, 2012.

154. M. Wang, S. Fu, and L. Zhang. Design of A Biomimetic Nanostructured Tissue Engineered Bone Model For In Vitro Breast Cancer Metastasis Study. AICHE Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, October 28-Nov 2, 2012.

155. N. Castro, C. O’Brien, and L. Zhang. Biomimetic and Biphasic Nanocomposite Scaffold with Growth Factor-Encapsulated Nanospheres for Repairing Osteochondral Defects, AICHE Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, October 28-Nov 2, 2012.

156. M. Wang, O. Volotskova, M. Keidar, and L. Zhang. Cold Non-thermal Atomospheric Plasma for Selectively Treating Metastatic Breast Cancer. BMES Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, October 24-27, 2012.

157. C. O’Brien, N. Castro, and L. Zhang. The Effect of BMP-2 Loaded PDO Spheres and Nano Hydroxyapatite in PCL Scaffolds for Bone Regeneration. BMES Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, October 24-27, 2012.

158. A. Childs; N. Castro; R. L. Beingessner, H. Fenniri, T.J. Webster and L. Zhang, Biologically inspired rosette nanotube treated PLLA scaffolds for cartilage tissue engineering. BMES Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, October 24-27, 2012.

159. M. Wang, N. Castro, J. Li, M. Keidar and L. Zhang. Design of Biomimetic Nanoparticle/Nanotube Coating for Improved Osseointegration. BMES Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, October 24-27, 2012.

160. B. Holmes, N. Castro, and L. Zhang. Electrospun Porous Polymer Fibers with Incorporated Nanomaterial for Cartilage Regeneration. BMES Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, October 24-27, 2012.

161. N. Castro and L. Zhang. Electrospun Polydioxanone Fibers for Directed Mesenchymal Stem Cell Differentiation. BMES Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, October 24-27, 2012.

162. M. Wang, S. Fu, and L. Zhang. A Biomimetic 3D Nanostructured Bone Model for Tumor Metastasis Study. BMES Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, October 24-27, 2012

163. H. Kassaye, L. Zhang, N. Castro, T. Zhuang and M. Keidar. Design and Evaluation of a Novel Arc-Discharge Plasma Nanocoating for Enhanced Osseointegration. The Short-Term Education Program for Underrepresented Persons (STEP-UP) Research Meeting, Bethesda, MD, August 8-11, 2012.

164. L. Zhang, N. Castro, and J. R. O’Brien. Biomimetic 3D Porous Nanostructured Bone Substitutes with Excellent Cytocompatibility and Mechanical Properties. Translational Science 2012: Improving Health Through Research and Training Meeting, Washington, DC, April 18-20, 2012

165. A. Childs, N. Castro, H. Fenniri and L. Zhang. Rosette Nanotubes Treated PLLA Scaffold for Directed MSC Differentiation. 2012 Georgetown University Undergradu​ate Research Showcase. Washington, DC, April 18, 2012

166. M. Wang, J. Li, L. Zhang and M. Keidar. Enhanced Osteoblast Adhesion on Novel Biomimetic Nanotube/Nanoparticle Coating for Orthopedic Applications. 38th Annual Northeast Bioengineering Conference, Philadelphia, PA, March 16-18, 2012.

167. B. Homles, N. Castro, and L. Zhang. Design of a 3D Biomimetic Electrospun Fibrous Cartilage Substitute for Directed Mesenchymal Stem Cell Differentiation. GW SEAS 6th Annual Research and Development Showcase, Washington, DC, February 27, 2012.

168. M. Wang, J. Li, M. Keidar and L. Zhang. Design and Evaluation of Biologically Inspired Nanostructured Titanium Coating for Better Osseointegration. GW SEAS 6th Annual Research and Development Showcase, Washington, DC, February 27, 2012.

169. N. Castro, M. Wang, and L. Zhang. Design Biologically Inspired Nanostructured Composite and Coating for Bone Regeneration. MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, MA, November 28, 2011.

170. L. Zhang, Development of a Biomimetic 3D Nanostructured Tissue Engineered Bone Construct, AICHE Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, October 16-21, 2011. *Invited Talk

171. N. Castro, L. Zhang, and H. Fenniri, Biologically Inspired Nanobiomaterials for Orthopedic Tissue Engineering and Regenerative medicine. BMES Annual Meeting, Hartford, CT, October 12–15, 2011.

172. O. Im J. Li, M. Keidar and L. Zhang, Magnetically Prepared SWCNT and Nano-hydroxyapatite Composite Hydrogels for Bone Tissue Engineering, BMES Annual Meeting, Hartford, CT, October 12–15, 2011,

173. L. Zhang, H. Fenniri and T.J. Webster, Long-Term In Vitro Cytocompatibility of Hydrogel Nanocomposites as Injectable Bone Substitutes, SFB Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, April 13-16, 2011.

174. L. Zhang, Design of Biologically Inspired Nanostructured Bone Substitutes for Bone Repair, AIMM/ASBMR, Snowmass, CO, April 4-9, 2011. *Invited Talk

175. L. Zhang, Biologically inspired nanobiomaterials for tissue engineering and regenerative medicine, ASBMR Forum on Aging and Skeletal Health, Bethesda, MD, March 21-22, 2011.

176.  L. Zhang, Nanomaterials for Musculoskeletal Tissue Repair and Regeneration. ASNM  Conference, Potomac, MD, October, 2010. *Invited talk

177. L. Zhang, U.D. Hemraz, Y. Chen, A. Alsbaie, T.J. Webster, H. Fenniri. Tuning Cell Adhesion Behavior on Titanium with Osteogenic Rosette Nanotubes. The XIX International Materials Research Congress, Cancún, Mexico, August, 2010.

178. L. Zhang and H. Fenniri. Enhanced Osteogenesis of Mesenchymal Stem Cells in Calcium Phosphate/Collagen/Nanotube Scaffolds. SFB Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA, April, 2010.