Bruce Lee, PhD

Michigan Tech


Prof. Lee received a PhD degree in biomedical engineering from Northwestern University. Prior to his current appointment at Michigan Technological University, he co-founded a startup company, Nerites Corporation, which aimed at commercializing adhesives and coating inspired by mussel adhesive proteins. His current research interests lie in utilizing the interfacial chemistry of these adhesive proteins in designing bioadhesives and smart materials. He was awarded the 2016 Young Investigator Award from the Office of Naval Research.