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Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Aldo R. Boccaccini

Welcome to the website of the Institute of Biomaterials, seventh Institute of the Department of Materials Science and Engineering  of the Friedrich Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg.

The Institute of Biomaterials at the Department of Materials Science and Engineering of the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg started teaching and research activities on 1st October 2009 with the appointment of Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Aldo R. Boccaccini (formerly at Imperial College London, UK), as Professor and Head of the Institute of Biomaterials.

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The last group meeting of the Summer Term 2020 was held on 5th August 2020. On finalization of this extraordinary and challenging academic term, Prof. Boccaccini said: "I thank the teaching and research staff, PhD students, post-docs and all students in our Institute, who have superbly contributed t...

Marcela Arango-Ospina (PhD student) and Prof. Aldo R. Boccaccini represented our Institute at the ACerS Virtual Glass Summit 2020, organized by the American Ceramic Society. They presented their talks on 3rd August 2020 in the session "Structure and Properties of Bioactive Glasses", chaired by Prof....

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