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William Hancock

Professor, Chair of the Intercollege Graduate Program in Bioengineering

Biomedical Engineering

Office: 233 Hallowell Building


Phone: 814-863-0492

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Kinesin molecular motors, microtubules, molecular biomechanics, nanoscale biomolecular transport, directed assembly.



The Department of Biomedical Engineering administers the undergraduate major in biomedical engineering, and is a part of the university-wide Intercollege Graduate Degree Program, offering both M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Bioengineering. Our work combines traditional engineering principles with medicine and technology for the betterment of human health and society. 

Department of Biomedical Engineering

205 Hallowell Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802-4400

Phone: 814-863-6614