Professor Marco Rolandi

Marco Rolandi, Ph.D., is Professor of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at the University of California, Santa Cruz. He is also co-founder and Chief Science Officer of CruzFoam that makes sustainable packaging solutions. Marco received his PhD in Applied Physics from Stanford University and a LEAD Certificate from the Stanford Graduate School of business. His research focuses on bioelectronic systems and devices, biological control in regenerative medicine and synthetic biology, and their translational applications. His work on bioelectronic transistors and shark electrosensors has been highlighted in The New York Times, the Washington Post, New Scientist, MRS 360, IEEE Spectrum, Materials Views, Engadget, Popular Science, and several others. He currently leads one of the teams working on the DARPA BTO BETR program to accelerate wound regeneration using bioelectronics.