Rabia Önbaş is a PhD student at Bioengineering Department, Izmir Institute of Technology. She received her BSc degree in Bioengineering in 2014 from Ege University. Her graduation thesis was “Encapsulation of Propolis by Complex Coacervation”. Afterwards, she received her MSc degree in Biomedical Technologies from Ege University in 2017, her master thesis was “Enzymatic Hydrolysis of Ruscus Saponin in Microfluidic System”. This study was supported by a grant from TUBITAK 2210-C National Graduate Scholarship Program.
Currently, she is a member of Biomimetics Group and her research interest is design of three dimensional (3D) extracellular matrix mimetics for tissue engineering and drug screening applications.