Month: April 2014

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 25th April 2014 at the Embassy of the Republic Argentina in Berlin. The meeting was also attended by the Ambassador ...

Prof. A. R. Boccaccini was an invited speaker at the 13th European Symposium on Controlled Drug Delivery (ESCDD2014) which was held in Egmond aan Zee, The Netherlands, 16-18 April 2014. Prof. Boccaccini presented one of the invited lectures in the “Bioactive Delivery for Tissue Engineering” session....

Prof. Djordje Janackovic, Dean of the Faculty of Technology and Metallurgy, University of Belgrade, Serbia, visited our Institute on 23rd April. We have established a collaboration with the research group of Prof. Janackovic in the field of ion doped bioactive glasses for tissue engineering. The fir...

Prof. Boccaccini will be serving as member of the Editorial Board of the new journal "Nanocomposites" This new journal is dedicated to the most recent advances in nanocomposites and it constitutes a forum to bring together academic and industrial researchers from multidisciplinary fields in the gen...

Prof. A. R. Boccaccini was invited to visit the Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology, Mathematical and Physic Sciences Faculty, at University of Chile (UoCh), Santiago on 14-15 April. He presented the lecture: "Development of bioactive glasses for tissue engineering: progress and ch...

Prof. Boccaccini was invited speaker at the international workshop "Challenges and Innovations in Energy Transformation and Sustainable Development" which was held at the German Embassy in Buenos Aires on 10th April, organised by the ONG "Manos Verdes" and the Institute for Renewable Energies and En...

Prof. Aldo R. Boccaccini received the "Raices' Award of the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovative Production (MinCyT) of Argentina during his recent visit to Buenos Aires. The prize is awarded to outstanding Argentinean scientists living abroad who make significant contributions to science ...

Professor Boccaccini was one of the invited speakers at the 1st Scientific Workshop of the Argentinean-Bavarian Initiative on Science, Technology and Innovation in Environmental Science and Technology (ABIEST), which was held on 8-9 April at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Argentina in Buenos Air...

Professor Aldo R. Boccaccini met Prof. Viviana Mouriño of the Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina, during his visit to Buenos Aires. There is a long standing collaboration with the group of Professor Mouriño. The collaborative project "Design and developmen...

Pippa Newby has successfully passed the oral defense of her PhD thesis in the field of "Multifunctional Bioglass®-based composite scaffolds with therapeutic ion release capability". Pippa was based at the Department of Materials, Imperial College London, the thesis supervisors were Prof. A. R. Bocca...