Daniel Engebretson

Daniel Engebretson

Chair, Biomedical Engineering



Phone: (605) 275-7475

Email: Daniel.Engebretson@usd.edu

Research Interests:

Materials for biomedical diagnostics


  • Ph D, Physical Chemistry, Michigan State University, 1998


  • Isolation of ganglioside GM1, Glycoscience Research Incorporated, (2017 - 2018)


  • Commercialization of Research Grade Gangliosides, SD Governor's Office of Economic Development. (2018 - 2018)
  • Antimicrobial Materials, Inc. Proof-of-Concept, SD Governor's Office of Economic Development. (2018 - 2018)
  • Center for Engineered Biomedical Devices, Armed Forces Institute for Renerative Medicine. Grant Role: Principal.


Citations listed below are presented in a standardized, modified format for display purposes only. They do not necessarily reflect the preferred style and conventions of the faculty member or discipline.

  • Anderson, J A., Lamichhane, S, Vierhout, T, Sherman, A, Engebretson, Daniel, Pohlson, K, Remund, T, and Kelly, P. In vitro particulate and in vivo drug retention study of a novel polyethylene oxide formulation for drug-coated balloons., 1537-1545.e7. Vol. 67, Iss. 5. Journal of vascular surgery, 2018. (DOI: 10.1016/j.jvs.2017.03.442)
  • Anderson, J A., Lamichhane, S, Vierhout, T, and Engebretson, Daniel. Determining the cross-talk between smooth muscle cells and macrophages on a cobalt-chromium stent material surface using an in vitro postimplantation coculture model., 673-685. Vol. 106, Iss. 3. Journal of biomedical materials research. Part A, 2018. (DOI: 10.1002/jbm.a.36271)
  • Baride, Aravind, Engebretson, Daniel, Berry, Mary, and May, Stanley. Quenching of coumarin emission by CdSe and CdSe/ZnS quantum dots: Implications for fluorescence reporting. Journal of Luminescence, 2013.


  • Engebretson, Daniel. Perspectives from the Dakotas. Presented at the SBIR/STTR & Commercialization of University Innovations, Washington, DC. (February 5, 2014)
  • Hawkinson, David, May, Stanley, Engebretson, Daniel, Burum, Brandon, Baride, Avavind. Two?photon uncaging of coumarin from cinnamate?coated CdSe quantum dots as a model drug delivery system.. Presented at the 45th Midwest Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Wichita, KS. (October 19, 2010)