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Andre Palmer

  • Department Chair, Chemical & Biomolecular Eng
  • Professor, Chemical & Biomolecular Eng
  • 320 CBEC
    151 W. Woodruff Ave.
    Columbus, OH 43210
  • 614-292-6033

About

Education

  • B.S., Howard University, 1995
  • Ph.D., The Johns Hopkins University, 1998

 

Key Honors and Distinctions

  • Fellow, American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE), 2015
  • OSU College of Engineering Harrison Faculty Award for Excellence in Engineering Education, 2012
  • NSF Career Award, 2001

 

RESEARCH AREAS - Palmer Laboratory for Artificial Blood Research
  • Hemoglobin-based oxygen carriers for transfusion and tissue engineering applications, non-heme based plasma expanders, red blood cell storage solutions and monocyte/macrophage targeted drug delivery systems.

  • Graduate student research opportunities are currently available.

  • PUBLICATIONS

Professor Palmer’s research interests encompass the development of novel hemoglobin-based oxygen carriers for a variety of applications in transfusion medicine and tissue engineering. His lab is also developing non-heme based plasma expanders, red blood cell storage solutions and monocyte/macrophage targeted drug delivery systems. He is author of more than 94 peer reviewed publications. Among others, he received the National Science Foundation Career Award in 2001, the Lloyd N. Ferguson Young Scientist Award in 2008 from the National Organization for the Professional Advancement of Black Chemists and Chemical Engineers, and the 2012 Harrison Faculty Award for Excellence in Engineering Education from The Ohio State University College of Engineering. Prof. Palmer currently serves on the International Scientific Advisory Committee on Blood Substitutes. He is also a member of the Academic Advisory board for the Department of Chemical Engineering at Howard University, and served as a member of the Biomaterials and Biointerfaces Study Section at the National Institutes of Health from 2009-2012.

 

Honors

  • 2015

    College of Fellows. .

  • 2015

    Fellow of the American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE). .

  • 1994-2012

    Tau Beta Pi National Engineering Honor Society. .

  • 2012

    OSU College of Engineering Harrison Faculty Award for Excellence in Engineering Education. .

  • 2009-2012

    Standing member of the NIH BMBI study section. .

  • 2010

    OSU College of Engineering Lumley Research Award. .

  • 2008

    NOBCChE recipient of The Lloyd N. Ferguson Young Scientist Award. .

  • 2001-2006

    2001-2006 NSF Career Award: Engineering Artificial Cells. .

  • 1995-1998

    1995-1998 Departmental Research Fellowship. .

  • 1995

    2nd Highest Overall GPA in the School of Engineering. .

  • 1991-1995

    Deans' List. .

  • 1991-1995

    Trustees' Scholarship. .

  • 1994

    Most Outstanding Junior in the School of Engineering,. .