Welcome to the webpage of the Institute for Biomaterials at the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg.
Prof. Aldo R. Boccaccini wins American Ceramic Society award
Prof. Aldo R. Boccaccini, Head, Institute of Biomaterials, is the winner of the prestigious "Arthur L. Friedberg Ceramic Engineering Tutorial and Lecture Award 2016" by the American Ceramic Society (ACerS) and National Institute of Ceramic Engineers (NICE) . The award recognizes an individual who has made outstanding contributions to ceramic engineering. (more)
Our paper in AACs receives Pfeil Award 2016 of the UK Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining
Our paper entitled: "Electrophoretic deposition of nanostructured TiO2/alginate and TiO2-bioactive glass/alginate composite coatings on stainless steel" , based on the research results of the doctoral thesis of Dr. Luis Cordero-Arias, in collaboration with the group of Dr E. Sanchez, Institute of Ceramic Technology (ITC), Castellon, Spain, and Prof. S. Virtanen (FAU Institute for Surface Science and Corrosion), published in Advances in Applied Ceramics, has been selected for the Pfeil Award 2016 of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IOM3). (more)
Prof. Boccaccini elected to the Executive Committee of the Federation of European Materials Societies (FEMS)
At the last General Assembly of the Federation of European Materials Societies (FEMS), held in Lausanne, Switzerland, on 12th July 2016, Prof. Aldo R. Boccaccini was elected as member of the FEMS Executive Committee for the period 2017-2018 representing the German Materials Society (DGM: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Materialkunde. In the photo FEMS president Dr. Brett C. Suddell and Prof. Boccaccini. Link to the press release in the DGM webpage
Prof. Boccaccini elected member (academician) of the World Academy of Ceramics
Aldo R. Boccaccini, Professor and Head of the Institute of Biomaterials at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany, has been elected member (academician) in the World Academy of Ceramics (WAC) . (more)
Professor Aldo R. Boccacccini receives Turner Award from International Commission on Glass
Professor Aldo R. Boccaccini, Head of the Institute of Biomaterials at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany, received the Turner Award 2016 from The International Commission on Glass (ICG) in recognition of his active participation and support of the activities of the ICG’s Technical Committee TC04 "Bioglasses" combined with his outstanding contributions to the field of bioactive glasses, from processing to applications. (more)
Our review paper on composite hydrogels published in the
50th Anniversary Issue of Journal of Materials Science
J. Mater. Sci. 51 (2016) 271-310
International Conference: Syntactic and Composite Foams V
March 26-31, 2017 - Siracusa, Italy
International Conference: Electrophoretic Deposition VI: Fundamentals and Applications
October1-6, 2017 - Gyeongju, South Korea
"Emerging Fields" TOP Biomat (more)
The Institute for Biomaterials at the Department of Materials Science and Engineering started teaching and research activities on 1st October 2009 with the appointment of Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Aldo R. Boccaccini (formerly at Imperial College London, UK), as Chair for Biomaterials.
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