Author Archives: Robert Battikha

About Robert Battikha

PhD BME Fall 2015

Where I have been and what I have done to get to where I am now!

Good afternoon fellow GradFund bloggers! This is Robert Battikha and I have just graduated from Rutgers SAS. Currently I am enjoying a very relaxing summer before I start school again as a PhD student in the Rutgers BME department. Although … Continue reading

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Dear member of the NSF GRF review committee,

My ambition within the field of biomedical engineering, although not yet mature, is to use computational tools to develop models and programs that help us to better understand what is going on in the biological realm. For example modeling blood … Continue reading

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Encounter with a familiar stranger at the park (NSF GRF Impersonation)

As I took my daily stroll in the park, enjoying the crisp air, the chirping birds, the sunlight reflect off the leaves, I saw a young person sitting on the bench in the park reading through a stack of profiles. … Continue reading

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Rutgers BME PhD Student – First time posting here

Well, summer is here, and it is quite nice! This summer is special since it’s the first summer before PhD program. Let me share some of my motivation for biomedical engineering. I have a history of pursuing various fields of … Continue reading

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