Rebecca Irwin

irwin327x327B.S. in Bioengineering,
Binghamton University, 2015


Rebecca is a first year PhD student studying the mechanical behavior of repaired cartilage by assessing the integration of repaired and native cartilage after autologous chondrocyte implantation.





  • Lu, L., Irwin, R. M., Coloma, M. A., Schertzer, J. W., & Chiarot, P. R. (2015). Removal of excess interfacial material from surface-modified emulsions using a microfluidic device with triangular post geometry. Microfluidics and Nanofluidics18(5-6), 1233-1246.


Rebecca is from Webster, NY and attended Binghamton University for her undergraduate degree in bioengineering where she was also a member of the club field hockey team. She enjoys playing intramural sports, hiking, and traveling. She is currently vice president of BMES.