Larry A. Taber, Ph.D.

AIMBE College of Fellows Class of 2002
For leading contributions to the understanding of the mechanics of growth and development of the cardiovascular system.

Taber Wins Skalak Award For Third Time

Via Washington U. in St. Louis | July 14, 2015

Larry Taber, PhD, the Dennis and Barbara Kessler Professor of Biomedical Engineering at Washington University in St. Louis, and four co-authors received the 2015 Richard Skalak Award for the best paper published in 2014 in the Journal of Biomechanical Engineering.

He is the only award recipient to have won the award three times; it has been awarded 25 times in all. Taber also received the award in 2004 and 2007.

The paper, titled “Bending of the looping heart: Differential growth revisited,” was published in the August 2014 issue of the Journal of Biomechanical Engineering.