Our Institute participated in the “Girls and Technology” initiative

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The initiative “Girls and technology” (“Mädchen und Technik”)  of the Faculty of Engineering of FAU was held in the Institute of Biomaterials on 6-10 September 2021. 28 girls (Grades 7-12) participated in activities around the topic of “Electrospinning for wound dressing”. The girls received lectures and carried out experimental activities, focused on the preparation of scaffolds for wound healing applications, wettability tests on electrospun mats with food colors, light microscopy and SEM analysis under the supervision of Dr. Julia Will and Ms. Zoya Hadzhieva.