Fellowship of the American Ceramic Society and McMahon Lecture Award at Alfred University (USA)
Professor A. R. Boccaccini presented the John F. McMahon 2011 Award Lecture at the Inamori School of Engineering, Alfred University, NY, USA, on 13th October 2011.
Sponsored by the Kazuo Inamori School of Engineering at Alfred University, the annual invited lecture recognizes a renowned expert in materials science. The lecture of Prof. Boccaccini was on “Development and Applications of Bioactive Glass and Composite Scaffolds for Bone Engineering: Advances and Challenges”.
Prof. Boccaccini received the award of Fellow of the American Ceramic Society at the 113th Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society held in conjunction with the MS&T’11 conference in Columbus, OH, USA, on October 17, 2011.
In the images, Prof. Boccaccini with Dr Marina Pascucci, President of the American Ceramic Society, and with Prof. Larry Hench, the inventor of Bioglass, at the Awards ceremony.