STUDENTS

BASIC INFO

Name

Aisen Vivas

E-mail

a.g.desavivas@student.utwente.nl

Room

Zuidhorst 129

Phone

+31 53 489 5585

Function

ERASMUS student

Research

Blood Brain Barrier on a Chip



MORE INFO

Aisen, born in Caracas, Venezuela, completed his secondary education in Portugal and in 2014, he obtained his BSc. in Biomedical Sciences at Beira Interior University (UBI), Covilhã. He is currently enrolled on Bioengineering and Nanosystems MSc. programme at Instituto Superior Técnico (IST) in Lisbon. Aisen travelled to The Netherlands under the scope of Erasmus Placement Programme internship, where he is developing a Blood Brain Barrier on a chip at the Applied Stem Cell Technologies (AST) department of the University of Twente. His research interests comprise tissue engineering, microfluidics systems and organ-on-chip with embedded monitoring sensing systems.