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Welcome to the Vargis Lab!

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collage_2Dr. Vargis' hilarious graduate students (Caldwell, 2019)

Find Us!

- Dr. V and many of her students will be at UCUR at Utah State University on Friday, February 7, 2020

- Dr. V will be at IBE's annual conference in Athens, GA March 19-21, 2020

- Dr. V will be at ARVO in Baltimore, MD May 3-7, 2020

Fall 2019 Lab Meetings

Fridays, 1:30pm, ENGR 402C (starting August 30th)

Special topics meetings:

- Spectroscopy applications
- Spider silk - RPE
- Muscle engineering
***email Dr. Vargis for more information (

Check the Calendar for more details.

Updated 11/25/19


Recent News

- Matt successfully defended his MS! Great job Matt!

- Check out Dr. V's interview for USU's College of Engineering

- Our paper determining how growth phase and media type affect Raman spectra of mycobateria has been published! Congrats to Cindy, Morgan, and Jake!

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