Month: September 2012

Prof. Dr. Viviana Mourino and Mr Juan P. Cattalini of the Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina, visited our Institute during September in the framework of the collaborative project "Design and development of novel matrices for tissue engineering and/or drug ...

The London Materials Society (LMS), the London chapter of the UK Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining, has announced the programme of events for the period 2012-1013. Prof. A. R. Boccaccini is a member of the Council of LMS as International Representative.

Prof. Boccaccini gave an invited lecture at the 5th International Workshop on Advanced Ceramics (IWAC 05) held on 10-11 September 2012 at Imperial College London and hosted by the UK Centre for Advanced Structural Ceramics (CASC). He presented a talk on "Progress on the development of bioactive glas...

On 13th September, Ms Alexandra Grigore (student of the Elite Masters Course: Advanced Materials and Processes) presented successfully the results of her Master thesis project entitled "Development and characterization of soft matrices for cell encapsulation". This research project was carried out ...

The Diploma-thesis of Mr S. Kreppel on "Influence of bioactive nanoparticles on the mechanical properties of dental adhesives" co-supervised by Dr. U. Lohbauer (Dental School), Dr. H. Hornberger and Prof. A. R. Boccaccini (pictured with Mr Kreppel and Dr Lohbauer) has been submitted. This is the fir...