Month: September 2015

Prof. Aldo R. Boccaccini attended the European Congress and Exhibition on Advanced Materials and Processes (EUROMAT 2015) in Warsaw, Poland, September 20 – 24, 2015. He was the coordinator of topic F2: Tissue Engineering; Regenerative Medicine; Nanomedicine and Drug Delivery within Area F (Biomateri...

Professor A. R. Boccaccini participated at the Materials Weekend in Warsaw, Poland, on 19-20 September 2015, which was organised filling the gap between two major week-long European materials events: E-MRS Fall Meeting 2015 and FEMS EUROMAT 2015. The Materials Weekend took place at Warsaw University...

We received the visit of Dr. Jurij Koruza, Dr. Matias Acosta and Mr Jan Schultheiss from the Materials Science Ceramics Group, (Head: Prof. J. Roedel), Technische Universität Darmstadt (TUD). We discussed topics for establishing a new research collaboration between our research groups focusing on as...

On 11th September 2015 Marwa Tallawi successfully defended her doctoral thesis entitled: "Biomimetic PGS based scaffolds for cardiac tissue engineering", carried out under supervision of Professor Aldo R. Boccaccini at our Institute. In addition to Prof. Boccaccini, Dr. Ipsita Roy (Department of Mol...

"Prof. Aldo R. Boccaccini (Head of the Institute of Biomaterials at FAU) has been elected member of the Council of the European Society for Biomaterials (ESB). The Council members of ESB (eight members in total) are elected for periods of four years by the direct vote of society members. ESB is a no...

Das Eröffnungstreffen des EU (Horizon 2020) finanzierten Projektes RESLAG (Abfälle der Stahlindustrie in wertvolle und kostengünstige Rohstoffe für energieintensive Branchen zu verwandeln) fand am 7. September 2015 an der CIC Energigune, Miñano (Spanien) statt. RESLAG ist ein großes EU Projekt mit 1...

Dr Ipsita Roy, Head of Applied Biotechnology Research Group, Department of Molecular and Applied Biology, University of Westminster, London, UK, visited the Institute of Biomaterials on 10-11 September 2015. We have an extensive collaboration with the group of Dr Roy, which started with research on ...

On 10th September we received the visit of Prof. Dusan Galusek and Dr. Dagmar Galuskova, Centre of Excellence for Ceramics, Glass and Silicate Materials, Alexander Dubček University of Trenčín, Slovakia, in the framework of the EU funded project (H2020-WIDESPREAD-2014-1) "Functional and surface-func...

Our review paper "Hoppe, A., et al., A review of the biological response to ionic dissolution products from bioactive glasses and glass-ceramics, Biomaterials 32 (2011) 2757-2774" is listed as the most cited article published in the journal Biomaterials since 2010, based on citation data extracted f...