Sebastian Uzel

Harvard University

Sebastien Uzel is a Research Associate at the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University. After graduating with a Master’s Degree in Engineering Sciences from Ecole Centrale in Paris, France, Sebastien moved to Cambridge, MA to study in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at MIT. He earned his PhD in Prof. Roger Kamm’s lab, designing microfluidic platforms and optogenetic tools to mimic spinal cord development and control the 3D microenvironment of neuromuscular tissues. As a Research Associate in the Lewis lab at Harvard University, Sebastien is now developing 3D printing technologies toward the creation of vascularized functional biological tissues at therapeutic scale.