Bob Tranquillo

Bob Tranquillo

Distinguished McKnight University Professor | Department Head

Contact Information:

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 612/625-6868


  • B.S., Chemical Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, 1979
  • M.S., Chemical Engineering, Stanford University, 1980
  • Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, 1986
  • NATO Postdoctoral Fellow, Oxford, 1986-87

Bio and Curriculum Vitae

Curriculum Vitae

Short Bio


  • Distinguished McKnight University Professor
  • Fellow of the Biomedical Engineering Society
  • Fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering
  • College Student Board Outstanding Professor in Biomedical Engineering
  • Shell Land Grant Chair in Chemical Engineering & Materials Science
  • NSF Presidential Young Investigator
  • McKnight-Land Grant Professor
Robert Tranquillo