Month: June 2013

Prof. A. R. Boccaccini will be the Program Chair of the 10th International Conference on Medical Applications of Novel Biomaterials and Nano-biotechnology, to be held as part of the 6th Forum on New Materials at the 13th International Ceramics Congress (CIMTEC 2014) in Montecatini Terme (Italy) on J...

Prof. Boccaccini was an invited speaker at the "European CLINAM (European Foundation for Clinical Nanomedicine) and ETPN (European Technology Platform on Nanomedicine) Summit", held in Basel (Switzerland) on June 23-26, 2013. He presented the lecture "Development of Bioactive Nanostructured 3D scaff...

Dr Thomas Fiedler, School of Engineering, University of Newcastle, Australia, visited our Institute on 18th June. There is a current collaboration between the group of Dr Fiedler and Prof Boccaccini in the field of modeling of the mechanical properties of 3D porous scaffolds and future collaborativ...

We are currently hosting Ms Marwa Talal, visiting student from the German University in Cairo (GUC), Egypt. Ms Talal studies Pharmacy and Biotechnology and is carrying out an internship at our Institute in the field of biopolymers for cardiac regeneration. (Click image to enlarge)

On 10-15 June 2013 we received the visit of Dr Elida Beatriz Hermida, Professor of Materials Science and Director of Research at Universidad Nacional de San Martin, Argentina. Our two universities have signed a collaborative agreement which promotes the interactions and exchanges of students and aca...

Prof. Boccaccini presented the invited talk "Bioactive glasses exhibiting controlled therapeutic ion release for bone regeneration" in Symposium 24: Nanostructured Bioceramics and Ceramics for Biomedical Applications, at the PacRim 10 Conference in Ceramic and Glass Technology held in San Diego (USA...