Month: March 2012

Prof. Boccaccini was one of the invited participants at the workshop "Future Materials and Challenges" organised by the Materials Science and Engineering Expert Committee (MatSEEC) of the European Science Foundation, held in Leuven (Belgium), on 26-27 March 2012. Prof. Boccaccini represented the res...

Professor Nicola Tirelli, Professor of Polymers and Biomaterials at the School of Biomedicine and the School ofMaterials, University of Manchester (UK), visited our Institute on 27-28 March 2012. He discussed with Dr. R. Detsch and Prof. Aldo R. Boccaccini areas of common research interest in the fi...

On 21-23 March we received the visit of Prof. Neven Zarkovic and Ms. Lidija Milkovic of Rudjer Boskovic Institute in Zagreb (Croatia), in the framework of our DAAD funded collaborative project "Cu-Bioglass in bone regeneration strategies". Discussions took place on the advances of the project and...

Prof. Boccaccini attended the meeting of the Advisory Committee of the Network of Argentinian Scientists in Germany (Red de Cientificos Argentinos en Alemania, RCAA) which was held on 16th March 2012 at the Argentinean Embassy in Berlin. The meeting was also attended by the Ambassador of Argentina t...

A new project "Design and development of novel matrices for tissue engineering and/or drug delivery for pathologies of high social and economic impact" led by Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Aldo R. Boccaccini (Institute of Biomaterials, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, FAU) and Prof. Dr Vivia...

Prof. Boccaccini was one of the plenary speakers at the Annual Meeting of the German Ceramics Society held in Nuremberg on 05. - 07. March 2012. He presented a lecture on "Bioceramics in Medical Applications". At the same conference, Sigrid Seuss presented the talk "Electrophoretic deposition of in...

Prof. A. R. Boccaccini was an invited speaker at the 2nd BioTiNet workshop held in Leuven (Belgium) on 5-6 March 2012. He presented a lecture on "The development of bioactive coatings for medical implants based on electrophoretic deposition". The workshop was organised by the EU Initial Training Net...