Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering
Director, Kenneth A. Krackow, M.D. Orthopaedic Research Laboratory
University at Buffalo, State University of New York
Ph.D. Bioengineering - Syracuse University - 2008
M.S. Bioengineering - Syracuse University - 2002
B.S. Bioengineering - Syracuse University - 2000
Dr. Ehrensberger’s research interests encompass the areas of orthopedic biomaterials and biomechanics. Specific topics include electrochemical characterization of established and next generation metallic orthopaedic biomaterials, implant corrosion mechanisms, biological and electrochemical interactions at the surface of metal implants, surface chemistry analysis, development of novel methods prevention/eradication of device-related biofilms infections, mechanical assessment of hard and soft tissue repairs commonly utilized in orthopaedics, and development of novel test methods and instrumentation.