Direct Contact

Phone: 970-491-8679

Dr. Zhijie Wang is an assistant professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Colorado State University. She received her Ph.D. in mechanical engineering from State University of New York at Buffalo in 2008, her M.S. in mechanical engineering from State University of New York at Buffalo in 2004, and B.S. in biomedical engineering from Zhejiang University in 2001. Her research interests include cardiovascular tissue biomechanics and mechanobiology, viscoelasticity of cardiovascular tissues, multi-scale biomechanics (from tissue to organ systems), tissue engineering and regenerative medicine, and preclinical animal models and/or patient studies.


700 Meridian Avenue, Fort Collins, CO 80521

Scott Bioengineering Building

The CardioVascular Biomechanics (CVB) Laboratory is located at 700 Meridian Avenue in the Scott Bioengineering Building on CSU’s main campus in Fort Collins, Colorado.

The Scott Engineering Building opened in February 2013. This 105,000 square-foot three-story facility for the Walter Scott, Jr. College of Engineering contains classrooms, teaching labs, and research space. Five laboratory pods support research groups working in close collaboration. 

Mechanical Engineering Labs at the Scott Bioengineering Building

  • Biomaterials Research and Engineering Laboratory
  • Biomaterials Surface Micro/Nano-Engineering Laboratory
  • CardioVascular Biomechanics Laboratory

Additional Mechanical Engineering Labs