Musculoskeletal Biomechanics Laboratory
Eric G. Lima

Eric G. Lima

Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Cooper Union, New York

Research Interests

  • Cartilage tissue engineering


  • B.S. SUNY Purchase, Environmental Science
  • B.S. Cooper Union, Mechanical Engineering
  • Ph.D. Columbia University, Biomedical Engineering

Contact Information

Dr. Eric Lima received his doctorate in Biomedical Engineering in 2008, in the laboratory of Prof. Clark Hung, focusing on creating bone/cartilage composites. Prof. Ateshian served as a co-advisor in his doctoral studies. Eric has two undergraduate degrees - one in environmental science from SUNY Purchase and one in mechanical engineering from Cooper Union. Outside of his work, Eric enjoys playing squash.