Year: 2009

PhD success - Congratulatios to Johann Cho, who recently passed his PhD oral examination (viva) at Imperial College London. The title of his PhD thesis is: Processing and characterisation of inorganic matrix composites containing carbon nanotubes. Johann's supervisors were Prof. Aldo R. Boccaccini a...

Ms Fatemeh Pishbin (PhD student supervised by Professor Aldo R. Boccaccini and Dr. Mary Ryan (Imperial College London) was awarded a Trust of the Journal of the European Ceramic Society grant valued at 500 Euro to attend the 4th International Conference on Shaping of Advanced Ceramics" held in Madri...

Prof. Aldo R. Boccaccini was one of the plenary speakers at the 18th Conference on Processing and Fabrication of Advanced Materials (PFAM-XVIII)), held at Tohuku University, Sendai, Japan on December 12-14, 2009. His lecture was entitled: "Progress in the Processing and Fabrication of Nanostructur...

More than 100 guests came to the farewell reception held on 28 September 2009 at Imperial College London to mark the leaving of Prof. Boccaccini. After almost 10 years as an academic in the Department of Materials, Prof. Boccaccini moved to Germany on 1st October 2009 as Head of the newly establish...