Month: April 2016

The last meeting of the EU project "CENTRE FOR FUNCTIONAL AND SURFACE-FUNCTIONALIZED GLASSES" (FunGlass) was held on 28-29 April in Trencin, Slovakia, hosted by the project coordinator, Prof. Dušan Galusek (pictured with Prof. Aldo R. Boccaccini) at Alexandre Dubcek University. The EU project FunGla...

Our paper entitled "Nanoscale bioactive glass activates osteoclastic differentiation of RAW 264.7 cells" , authors: R. Detsch, M. Rübner, P. L. Strissel, D. Mohn, E. Strasser, W. J. Stark, R. Strick, and A. R. Boccaccini, has been published in the Special Focus Issue: "Nano-biomaterials at work: rev...

Prof. Dr. Yasushige Mori, Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan, visited our Institute on 25th April 2016. With Prof. Mori and his team, we have common research interests in the field of electrophoretic deposition of titania nanoparticles (a topi...

Our review paper: "Magnesium-Containing Bioactive Glasses for Biomedical Applications", authors: Diba, Mani; Tapia, Felipe; Boccaccini, Aldo R.; Strobel, Leoni A., Int. J. Appl. Glass Sci. 3 (2012) 221-253, is listed as one of the most cited articles published in the International Journal of Applied...

The RESLAG project website has been launched. RESLAG is a European Horizon 2020 project that develops solutions for the valorisation of steel slag through 4 eco-innovative industrial alternative applications that will be proved in 4 large scale demonstration pilots. The main objective of the RESLAG ...

In the framework of the I.DEAR program, Dr. Liliana Liverani visited the National University of Mar del Plata (UNMDP), Argentina. She presented the course “Electrospinning process as scaffold fabrication technique for tissue engineering applications” and discussed research collaboration in the field...

Dr. Hasan Zuhudi Abdullah and Dr. Maizlinda Izwana Idris, from the Department of Materials Engineering and Design, Faculty of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, Johor, Malaysia, are visiting the Institute of Biomaterials for an extended research period to ...