Best Poster Award for Prof. Josefina Ballarre at international symposium in Croatia
Congratulations to Prof. Josefina Ballarre, visiting researcher from INTEMA, National Univ. of Mar del Plata, Argentina, who won the Best Poster Award at the 7th Regional Symposium on Electrochemistry of South-East Europe (RSE-SEE-7) held in Split, Croatia, on 27-30 May 2019. The title of the awarded poster was: “Coatings of chitosan/gelatin/Si-Ge nanoparticles by electrophoretic deposition on surgical grade stainless steel: morphological and antibacterial characterization”, co-authors: Josefina Ballarre, Liliana Liverani, Wolfgang Goldmann, Silvia M. Ceré and Aldo R. Boccaccini. The poster showed results of our research collaboration with Dr. Ballarre in the framework of her Alexander von Humboldt Foundation visiting fellowship. Prof. Ballarre presented also the talk: “Sol-gel spray and electrophoretic deposition techniques to enhance bioactive and antibacterial response of titanium implants”, co-authors: Josefina Ballarre, Tuba Aydemir, Liliana Liverani, Wolfgang Goldmann, Aldo R. Boccaccini, including more results of our joint project. The conference was sponsored by the International Society of Electrochemistry.