Fan Zhang

https://orcid.org/0000-0001-6754-7500

Tissue Engineering, Biomaterial, Immunoengineering, Drug Delivery, Coronary Artery Bypass Graft, Tissue-engineered Vascular Graft, macrophage

Fan Zhang is a Ph.D. candidate majoring in fiber and polymer science at the Wilson College of Textiles at North Carolina State University and minoring in Biomedical Engineering at the UNC/NCSU Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering. She received her bachelor’s degree in 2016 from Zhejiang Sci-Tech University in Hangzhou, China, and then earned a master’s degree in 2018 from North Carolina State University. Her current research focuses on biomaterials for vascular tissue engineering and immunoengineering.

Works (7)

2022 article

Immunomodulation Strategies for the Successful Regeneration of a Tissue-Engineered Vascular Graft

Zhang, F., & King, M. W. (2022, March 27). ADVANCED HEALTHCARE MATERIALS, Vol. 3, p. 2200045.

By: F. Zhang & M. King

Sources: ORCID, Web Of Science
Added: March 31, 2022

2021 journal article

A hybrid vascular graft harnessing the superior mechanical properties of synthetic fibers and the biological performance of collagen filaments

MATERIALS SCIENCE & ENGINEERING C-MATERIALS FOR BIOLOGICAL APPLICATIONS, 118, 111418.

By: F. Zhang, T. Bambharoliya, Y. Xie, L. Liu, H. Celik, L. Wang, O. Akkus, M. King

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: January 19, 2021

2020 journal article

Biodegradable Polymers as the Pivotal Player in the Design of Tissue Engineering Scaffolds

Advanced Healthcare Materials, 5, 1901358.

By: F. Zhang & M. King

Source: ORCID
Added: May 19, 2020

2020 book

Coronary Artery Disease and The Evolution of Angioplasty Devices

In SpringerBriefs in Materials.

Source: ORCID
Added: May 27, 2020

2019 journal article

Application of Cognitive Task Performance Modeling for Assessing Usability of Transradial Prostheses

IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON HUMAN-MACHINE SYSTEMS, 49(4), 381–387.

By: M. Zahabi, M. White, W. Zhang, A. Winslow, F. Zhang, H. Huang, D. Kaber

Source: Web Of Science
Added: August 12, 2019

2019 journal article

Engineering small-caliber vascular grafts from collagen filaments and nanofibers with comparable mechanical properties to native vessels

Biofabrication, 11(3), 035020.

By: F. Zhang, Y. Xie, H. Celik, O. Akkus, S. Bernacki & M. King

Source: ORCID
Added: April 29, 2020

2019 chapter

Structural Design, Fabrication and Evaluation of Resorbable Fiber-Based Tissue Engineering Scaffolds

In Biotechnology and Bioengineering.

Source: ORCID
Added: April 29, 2020

Employment

2018 - present

North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC, US
Research Assistant Wilson College of Textiles

2018 - 2021

North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC, US
Teaching Assistant UNC/NCSU Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering

2021 - 2021

North Carolina State University Analytical Instrumentation Facility Raleigh, North Carolina, US
Laboratory assistant Bio Sample Preparation Lab

2019 - 2019

Novozymes Franklinton, North Carolina, US
R&D Intern Research and Development

Education

2018 - present

North Carolina State University Raleigh, North Carolina, US
PhD Wilson College of Textiles, Fiber and Polymer Science

Funding History

Funding history based on the linked ORCID record.

grant January 1 - December 1, 2021
Textile-Reinforced Composite Vascular Graft for Cardiac Patients
AATCC Foundation
award December 1, 2020
A Spatiotemporally Controlled Multi-Factor Releasing Composite Scaffold for Vascular Tissue Engineering
Society for Biomaterials
grant March 1 - December 1, 2020
WBC 2020 - 11th World Biomaterials Congress
Ellen Rohde Women’s Leadership Initiative
grant January 1 - December 1, 2020
A hybrid vascular graft harnessing the superior mechanical properties of synthetic fibers and the bioactivity of collagen yarns
AATCC Foundation