Rowan Group

Samir Hossainy

Raised in the San Francisco Bay Area, Samir received his BS/MS in bioengineering and materials science from the University of California, Berkeley in 2019. At Berkeley, he investigated the biophysical properties of hyaluronic acid-based hydrogels for tissue engineering applications under the guidance of Professor Kevin Healy. Samir joined the Pritzker School of Molecular Engineering in Autumn 2019 and is co-advised by Professor Stuart Rowan and Jeffrey Hubbell.

His current research project focuses on designing thermally responsive, polymeric nanomaterials for vaccine development. 

Immunostimulatory Polymers as Adjuvants, Immunotherapies, and Delivery Systems

Adam M. Weiss, Samir Hossainy, Stuart J. Rowan, Jeffrey A. Hubbell, and Aaron P. Esser-Kahn, Macromolecules (2022), 55, 16, 6913–6937