Month: February 2012

Prof. A. R. Boccaccini is a member of the Scientific Committee of the Symposium "Nanoceramics and Ceramic Based Nanocomposites", which is being organised in the framework of the European Materials Research Society (E-MRS) 2012 Fall Meeting, to be held in Warsaw (Poland), 17 - 21 September 2012. The ...

Our recent article "Copper-releasing, boron-containing bioactive glass-based scaffolds coated with alginate for bone tissue engineering" (Authors: Erol, M.M.; Mourino, V.; Newby, P.; Chatzistavrou, X.; Roether, J.A.; Hupa, L.; Boccaccini, A.R.) has been listed at number 2 in the site "Top 25 Hottest...

Dr. Hideyuki Negishi, senior scientist at the Bio-chemical Processes Group, Research Institute for Innovation in Sustainable Chemistry, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) in Tsukuba (Japan), is returning this week to his country. Hideyuki was a visiting researche...

The first annual meeting of the ITN EU Project GLACERCO was held on 8-10 February 2012 at the Institute of Physics of Materials, Czech Academy of Sciences in Brno (Czech Republic). Mr Rama K. S. Chinnam (PhD student) and Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Aldo R. Boccaccini participated representing our Institut...

A project in the field of "Cu-Bioglass in bone regeneration strategies", a collaboration with Dr. Neven Zarkovic and Dr Lidija Milkovic of Rudjer Boskovic Institute in Zagreb (Croatia), has been approved by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) for funding. Dipl.-Ing. Alexander Hoppe, Dr.-Ing...