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Fred Allen

Fred Allen, PhD

Teaching Professor and Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education

Office: Bossone 703
Phone: 215.895.1812


  • Post-Doctorate in Bioengineering and Environmental Health, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2000
  • PhD in Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, 1996
  • MSEE in Electrical Engineering, Villanova University,  1989
  • BSEE in Electrical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology,  1984


U.S. Patent No. 5,653,723 for: Method and Apparatus for Performing Keratotomy, August 5, 1997, in association with Dr. William Kamerling.

Research Interests

Tissue Engineering, Cell Engineering, Orthopedics, Bone Remodeling, Wound Healing, Mechanotransduction, Signal Transduction, Adhesion, Migration