Howard G. Clark


Professor Emeritus of Biomedical Engineering and Materials Science

Appointments and Affiliations

  • Professor Emeritus of Biomedical Engineering and Materials Science

Contact Information

  • Office Location: 1427 Fciemas, Box 90281, Durham, NC 27708
  • Office Phone: (919) 660-5131
  • Email Address:


  • Ph.D. University of Maryland, College Park, 1954
  • M.S. University of Notre Dame, 1949
  • B.A. Samford University, 1947


Biological Materials

Representative Publications

  • Agrawal, CM; Haas, KF; Leopold, DA; Clark, HG, Evaluation of poly(L-lactic acid) as a material for intravascular polymeric stents., Biomaterials, vol 13 no. 3 (1992), pp. 176-182 [10.1016/0142-9612(92)90068-y] [abs].
  • Rashid, SN; Clark, HG; Vann, RD; Gerth, WA; Palmos, LA; Mikat, EM, The effect of interstitial air on the in vitro thrombogenicity of ePTFE vascular grafts., Journal of Bioactive and Compatible Polymers, vol 7 no. 1 (1992), pp. 54-64 [abs].
  • CLARK, HG; PURYEAR, HA; CASPER, RA, POLYMERIZATION OF FIBRIN IN SHEAR-FLOW FIELDS, Polymer Engineering & Science, vol 19 no. 6 (1979), pp. 422-426 [10.1002/pen.760190610] [abs].
  • GNEPP, DR; CLARK, HG, SILICONE-RUBBER THAT CURES RAPIDLY AT BODY-TEMPERATURE, Biomaterials Medical Devices and Artificial Organs, vol 5 no. 4 (1977), pp. 393-395 [10.3109/10731197709118687] [abs].
  • SHEPHERD, GW; CLARK, HG; PEARSALL, GW, EXTRUSION OF POLYMER TUBING USING A ROTATING MANDREL, Polymer Engineering & Science, vol 16 no. 12 (1976), pp. 827-830 [10.1002/pen.760161210] [abs].