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Dr. Harth

Eva Marie Harth
Professor
Director, Welch Center of Excellence in Polymer Chemistry

NSF-CPIMA Postdoctoral Fellow, Stanford University- IBM Almaden Research Center, 1999-2001
Ph.D., University of Mainz, MPI for Polymer Research, Germany, 1998
B.S., M.S., University of Zurich, Switzerland, 1994
B.D., Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms University Bonn, Germany, 1990

Department of Chemistry
University of Houston
Houston, Texas, 77204-5003

Office: 406 - STL
Phone: TBA
harth@uh.edu

Research

The Harth Lab is developing novel biomedical materials and technologies to increase the therapeutic function of synthetic and biological substances.

We develop novel methods to create polymeric networks also in nanoscale to control the interaction of therapeutics and activators with tissues, cells and barriers.

Furthermore, organic and polymer chemistry is allowing for the precise synthesis and reactions of macromolecular building blocks to form a host of materials that can be tuned to serve in diverse biomedical applications.