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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. Dr. h.c.  Aldo R. Boccaccini (formerly at Imperial College London, UK), as Professor and Head of the Institute of Biomaterials.

Besuchen Sie auch die deutsche Webseite des Lehrstuhls Biomaterialien.


We congratulate Muhammad Asim Akhtar for successfully defending his doctoral thesis titled “ADVANCES IN EPD FOR COATINGS AND SELF-STANDING STRUCTURES BASED ON BIOPOLYMERS AND BIOACTIVE GLASSES FOR BIOMEDICAL APPLICATIONS” on 14th June 2024. Asim carried out his doctoral project in our Institute supe...

Category: 2024, Doktorarbeiten, News

On 13th June we received the visit of 15 students from the School of Metallurgy Engineering from Industrial University of Santander (Universidad Industrial de Santander), Colombia, coordinated by Prof. Carlos Andrés Galán Pinilla. The students attended presentations on biomaterials by Prof. A. R. Bo...

Category: 2024, Besucher, International, News

The research in progress meeting (M18) of the EU (Horizon Europe) project Nanobloc(R) (ANTIVIRAL, ANTIBACTERIAL & ANTIFUNGAL NANOCOATING PLATFORM) took place on 10th June 2024 online. Ms Zoya Hadzhieva (PhD student) and Prof. Aldo R. Boccaccini attended the meeting. The project is coordinated by...

Category: 2024, Nanobloc, News