You are here

Stan Rittgers

  • University of Akron


Stanley Rittgers served as Professor of Biomedical Engineering at both Virginia Commonwealth University and The University of Akron.  His research interests include cardiovascular biofluid mechanics, non-invasive diagnostics, and implant devices.  He was Director of the Institute of Biomedical Engineering Research, holds three patents, and has co-written a textbook on ‘Biofluid Mechanics: The Human Circulation’.

Dr. Rittgers earned a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the State University of Buffalo, an M.S. in Mechanical Engineering and a Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering from The Ohio State University.