PhD Students

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 Former PhD students at the Institute of Biomaterials (Erlangen) and Imperial College (London)

Name
Period / Institute / Co-Supervisors Topic / Representative publication Further information
Christy Thomas
Christy Thomas

2015 - 2019

Supervisors:

Prof. Ipsita Roy (University of Westminster, UK)

Co-supervisor: Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Aldo R. Boccaccini

Biodegradable SCL-PHA Composite Scaffolds for Bone Tissue Engineering 

 
Silvia Clavijo
Silvia Clavijo

2014 - 2019

Supervisors:

Dr. Maria J. Santillan (FCAI, Argentina)

Co-supervisor: Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Aldo R. Boccaccini

 Electrophoretic polymer-inorganic phase coatings for biomedical applications

 
Lukas Gritsch
Lukas Gritsch

2015 - 2019

Supervisors:

Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Aldo R. Boccaccini, Dr. Chris Lovell (Lucideon, UK)

 

Drug-free antibacterial polyesters for the treatment of infections 

[1] Gritsch, L., et al., Fabrication and characterization of copper(II)-chitosan complexes as antibiotic-free antibacterial biomaterial, Carbohydr Polym. 179 (2018) 370-378

[2] Gritsch, L., et al., Do bioresorbable polyesters have antimicrobial properties?, J. Mater. Sci. Mater. Med. 29 (2018) 18.

Post-doctoral researcher at the University of Clermont-Auvergne, France 
Dirk Dippold
Dirk Dippold

2015 - 2019

Supervisors:

Prof. Dirk Schubert,

Co-supervisor: Prof. Aldo R. Boccaccini

Investigation of processing parameters and orientation of electrospun PCL-Collagen biocomposite fibers   
Francesca Ciraldo
Francesca Ciraldo

2015 - 2019

Supervisor:

Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Aldo R. Boccaccini

Mesoporous glass coatings with therapeutic ions releasing capability

[1] FE Ciraldo, et al., Synthesis and Characterization of Silver-Doped Mesoporous Bioactive Glass and Its Applications in Conjunction with Electrospinning, Materials (Basel, Switzerland) 11 (2018) 692. 

[2] FE Ciraldo, et al., Tackling bioactive glass excessive in vitro bioreactivity: Preconditioning approaches for cell culture tests, Acta Biomat. 75 (2018) 3-10.

 

Barbara Myszka
Barbara Myszka

2015 - 2018

Supervisor:

Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Aldo R. Boccaccini

Interfacial interactions in calcium carbonate materials in the context of biomedical applications

 
Agata Lapa
Agata Lapa

2015 - 2018

Supervisor: Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Aldo R. Boccaccini

Industrial Supervisors: Dr. Mark Cresswell (Lucideon, UK)

Bioactive Phosphate Glasses   
Svenja Heise
Svenja Heise

2016 - 2018

Supervisor:

Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Aldo R. Boccaccini

Prof. Dr. Sannakaisa Virtanen
(Chair for Surface Science and Corrosion, WW4)

 

 

Development of advanced biodegradable and bioactive coatings for Mg alloys  

Nicoletta Toniolo
Nicoletta Toniolo

2015-2018

Supervisor:

Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Aldo R. Boccaccini

Development and characterisation geopolymer composites containing silicate waste particles

Toniolo, N., Boccaccini, A. R., Fly ash-based geopolymers containing added silicate waste. A review, Ceramics International 43 (2017) 14545-14551

 

 

Muhammad Atiq Ur Rehman
Muhammad Atiq Ur Rehman

2015-2018

Supervisor:

Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Aldo R. Boccaccini

Bioactive and antibacterial coatings for biomedical applications based on electrophoretic deposition

 MA Ur Rehman, et al., Antibacterial and Bioactive Coatings Based on Radio Frequency Co-Sputtering of Silver Nanocluster-Silica Coatings on PEEK/Bioactive Glass Layers Obtained by Electrophoretic Deposition, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 9 (2017), 32489-32497

 

Currently: Assistant Professor, Department of Materials science and Engineering Institute of Space Technology Islamabad, Pakistan

Harald Unterweger
Harald Unterweger

2013-2017

Supervisor:

Prof. Dr. med Christoph Alexiou (HNO-Klinik Erlangen, SEON)

Combination of Magnetic Drug Targeting with radiation therapy for bi-selective drug delivery

 Unterweger, H., et al., Non-immunogenic dextran-coated superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticles: a biocompatible, size-tunable contrast agent for magnetic resonance imaging, Int. J. Nanomed. 12 (2017) 5223–5238.

 

Currently at: SEON, HNO-Klinik Erlangen 

Prachi Dubey
Prachi Dubey

2013-2017

Main supervisor:

Prof. Ipsita Roy, Univ. of Westminster, UK.

Development of patches using medium chain length polyhydroxyalkanoates (MCL-PHAs) for cardiac tissue engineering.

 

 

 

Micael Frank
Micael Frank

2013-2017

Modification of stainless steel surfaces for special applications

M. Alonso Frank, et al., Functionalization of steel surfaces with organic acids: Influence on wetting and corrosion behavior, Appl. Surf. Sci. 404, (2017) 326-333.

 

 

Samira Tansaz
Samira Tansaz

2013-2017

Organic-inorganic (nano)composites for soft tissue engineering and wound healing

S. Tansaz, et al., Hydrogel films and microcapsules based on soy protein isolate combined with alginate, J. Appl. Polym. Sci. 134, (2017) 44358.

 

 Currently: Post-doctoral researcher at Institute of Biomaterials, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg.

Tobias Zehnder
Tobias Zehnder

2013-2017

Investigation and adjustment of different hydrogel systems for application in BioPlotting (Emerging Fields Initiative: TOPbiomat)

T. Zehnder, et al., Fabrication of Cell-Loaded Two-Phase 3D Constructs for Tissue Engineering, Materials (Basel) 9 (2016): 887.

 

 

Kai Zheng
Kai Zheng

2013-2017

Bioactive glass scaffolds incorporating ion release function for enhaced bone formation

K. Zheng, et al., Timing of calcium nitrate addition affects morphology, dispersity and composition of bioactive glass nanoparticles, RSC Advances 6 (2016) 95101-95111.

 

Currently: post-doctoral research associate at Institute of Biomaterials, Univ. of Erlangen-Nuremberg

Yuyun Yang
Yuyun Yang

2013-2017

Surface Modification of Biodegradable Metallic Materials with Focus on Magnesium and Iron

Y. Yang, et al., In vitro study of polycaprolactone/bioactive glass composite coatings on corrosion and bioactivity of pure Mg, Applied Surface Science, 355 (2015) 832-841.

 

Currently: Harbin Engineering University, Harbin, China

Elena Boccardi
Elena Boccardi

2013-2016

Design and development of bioactive glass based scaffolds for tissue engineering and drug delivery

Boccardi, E., et al., Uniform Surface Modification of 3D Bioglass®-Based Scaffolds with Mesoporous Silica Particles (MCM-41) for Enhancing Drug Delivery Capability, Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology 3 (2015) 177



 

Preethi Balasubramanian
Preethi Balasubramanian

2013-2016

Surface modification of bioactive glass scaffolds

P. Balasubramanian, L. Hupa, B. Jokic, R. Detsch, A. Grünewald, and A.R. Boccaccini, "Angiogenic potential of boron-containing bioactive glasses: in vitro study," J. Mater. Sci., in press (2017)



Currently: post-doctoral researcher at Institute of Biomaterials, Univ. of Erlangen-Nuremberg

Sigrid Seuß
Sigrid Seuss

2010-2016

Hard and Tough Biomedical Coatings by Electrophoretic Deposition

S. Seuss, et al., Development of bioactive composite coatings based on combination of PEEK, bioactive glass and Ag nanoparticles with antimicrobial properties, Surf. Coat. Technol. 301 (2016) 100–105

Currently at:
Institute of Biomaterials, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg

 

Namir Raddaha
Namir Raddaha

2012-2016

Hard and Tough Biomedical Coatings by Electrophoretic Deposition

Raddaha, N. S., Cordero-Arias, L., Cabanas-Polo, S., Virtanen, S., Roether, J. A., Boccaccini, A. R., Electrophoretic Deposition of Chitosan/h-BN and Chitosan/h-BN/TiO2 Composite Coatings on Stainless Steel (316L) Substrates, Materials 7 (2014) 1814-1829.

Now with: Middle Technical University - Institute of Technology-Baghdad, Iraq

 
 Anahi Philippart
Anahi Philippart
 2012-2016

Design and development of glass-based biomaterials as drug release systems

S. Cabanas-Polo, A. Philippart, E. Boccardi, J. Hazur, A.R. Boccaccini, Facile production of porous bioactive glass scaffolds by the foam replica technique combined with sol–gel/electrophoretic deposition, Ceram. Int. 42 (2016) 5772-5777.

 

 

Jasmin Hum
Jasmin Hum

2010-2016

Bioactive glass combined with natural derived proteins as composite materials for the application in bone tissue engineering

Hum, J. and Boccaccini, A. R., Bioactive glasses as carriers for bioactive molecules and therapeutic drugs: a review, J. Mater. Sci. Mater. Med. 23 (2012) 2317-2333.

Currently at:
Institute of Biomaterials, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg 

Josip Tomasic
Josip Tomasic

2011-2016

Porous bioceramic for dental applications

 

Luis Cordero
Luis Cordero

2011-2015

Electrophoretic deposition of biopolymer-nanoparticle coatings: mechanisms and development of new bioactive materials

Cordero-Arias, L., Boccaccini, A. R., Virtanen, S., Electrochemical behavior of nanostructured TiO2/alginate composite coating on magnesium alloy AZ91D via electrophoretic deposition, Surf. Coat. Technol. 265 (2015) 212-217.

Currently at:
Tecnológico de Costa Rica, San Jose, Costa Rica

Bapi Sarker
Bapi Sarker

2011-2015

Fabrication of Synthetic Bone Replacement Materials Using Polymer-Bioactive Glass Composites

Sarker, B., Papageorgiou, D. G., Silva, R., Zehnder, T., Gul-E-Noor, F., Bertmer, M., Kaschta, J., Chrissafis, K., Detsch, R., Boccaccini, A. R., Fabrication of alginate–gelatin crosslinked hydrogel microcapsules and evaluation of the microstructure and physico-chemical properties, J. Mater. Chem. B, 2 (2014) 1470-1482.

Department of Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science
Washington University in St. Louis
Urbauer Hall, Room 1B
1 Brookings Drive
Saint Louis, MO 63130, USA 

Marwa Tallawi
Marwa Tallawi

2010 - 2015

Biomimetic PGS based scaffolds for cardiac tissue engineering

 
Yaping Ding
Yaping Ding
2011 - 2015

PHB Copolymers for Tissue Engineering prepared by Electrospinning

 

Wei Li
Wei Li

2011 - 2015

Bioactive glass-based composite scaffolds with polymer coatings for tissue engineering therapeutics

Li, W., Wang, H., Ding, Y., Scheithauer, E. C., Goudouri, O.-M., Grunewald, A., Detsch, R., Agarwal, S., Boccaccini, A. R, Antibacterial 45S5 Bioglasss-based scaffolds reinforced with genipin cross-linked gelatin for bone tissue engineering, J. Mater. Chem. B 3 (2015) 3367—3378.

Institute of Biotechnology
FI-00014 University of Helsinki, Finland 

Qiang Chen
Qiang Chen

2011 - 2015

Electrophoretic deposition (EPD) processing of nanostructured composites

School of Life Sciences, Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi’an, Shaanxi 710072, China 

Giulia Rella
Giulia Rella

2014 - 2015

Development of degradable tubular scaffolds for soft tissue engineering

 

Pippa Newby
Pippa Newby

2009 - 2014

Multifunctional Bioglass®-based composite scaffolds with therapeutic ion release capability

Newby PJ, El-Gendy R, Kirkham J, Yang XB, Thompson ID, Boccaccini AR,
Ag-doped 45S5 Bioglass®-based bone scaffolds by molten salt ion
exchange: processing and characterisation, _J Mater Sci Mater Med. 22
(2011) 557–569

 

Alex Hoppe
Alex Hoppe

2009 - 2014

Glass-Ceramic Scaffolds with Enhanced Bioactivity for Bone Tissue Engineering

Hoppe, A., Jokic, B., Janackovic, D., Fey, F., Greil, P., Romeis, S., Schmidt, J., Peukert, W., Lao, J., Jallot, E., Boccaccini, A. R., Cobalt-Releasing 1393 Bioactive Glass-Derived Scaffolds for Bone Tissue Engineering Applications, _ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 6 (2014) 2865–2877.

 

Rama Chrishna Chinnam
Rama Krishna Chinnam

2011 - 2014

Novel sustainable glass-ceramic materials from silicate waste (GlaCERCo EU ITN Project)

Chinnam, R. K., Boccaccini, A. R., Bernardo, E., Epstein, H., Glass-Ceramic Composites From Borosilicate Glass and Alumina-Rich Residues, _Int. J. Appl. Ceram. Technol. (2014) in press

Now at:

Department of Materials
Imperial College London

Patcharakamon Nooeaid

Patcharakamon Nooeaid

 

2010 - 2014

Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Aldo R. Boccaccini

Bioactive glass-polymer composites for engineering interface tissues

Nooeaid, P., Li, W., Roether, J. A., Mouriño, V., Goudouri, O.-M., Schubert, D. W., Boccaccini, A. R., Development of bioactive glass based scaffolds for controlled antibiotic release in bone tissue engineering via biodegradable polymer layered coating, _Biointerphases 9 (2014) 041001).

Now at:

Polymer Materials Technology, Faculty of Agricultural Product Innovation and Technology (APIT), Srinakharinwirot University 

Andrea Bagdadi

Andrea Bagdadi

2009 - 2013

Dr. Ipsita Roy (University of Westminster, London)
Co-Supervisor: Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Aldo R. Boccaccini

Production of mcl-Polyhydroxyalkanoates and their application in Cardiac Tissue Engineering

 

Pooja Basnett

Pooja Basnett

2009 - 2013

Dr. Ipsita Roy (University of Westminster, London)
Co-Supervisor: Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Aldo R. Boccaccini

Polyhydroxyalkanotes (PHAs) in cardiac tissue engineering

Basnett, P., Knowles, J. C., Pishbin, F., Smith, C., Keshavarz, T., Boccaccini, A. R., Roy, I., Novel biodegradable and biocompatible poly(3-hydroxyoctanoate)/bacterial cellulose composites, _Adv. Eng Mater. 14 (2012) B330–B343..

 

Carsten Künzel

Carsten Künzel

 2009-2013

Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Aldo R. Boccaccini,
Dr. Chris Cheeseman (Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Imperial College London),
Dr. Luc Vandeperre (Department of Materials, Imperial College London)

Novel Metakaolin-Derived Geopolymer Binders for Radioactive Wastes

Kuenzel, C., Neville, T. P., Omakowski, T., Vandeperre, L., Boccaccini, A. R., Bensted, J., Simons, S. J. R., Cheeseman, C. R., Encapsulation of aluminium in geopolymers produced from metakaolin, _J. Nuclear Mater. 447 (2014) 208-214.

 

Fatemehsadat Pishbin 

Fatemehsadat Pishbin

2009-2013

Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Aldo R. Boccaccini, Dr. Mary Ryan (Imperial College London, UK)

Prof. Arash Simchi (Sharif University of Technology, Iran)

Bioactive composite coatings with enhanced functionality by electrochemical processing

Pishbin, F., Simchi, A., Ryan, M. P., Boccaccini, A. R., Electrophoretic deposition of chitosan/45S5 Bioglass® composite coatings for orthopaedic applications, Surf. Coat. Technol. 205 (2011) 5260-5268.

Now at

Department of Materials, Imperial College London, UK

Decheng Meng

Decheng Meng

2009-2013

Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Aldo R. Boccaccini, Prof. Peter Lee (Imperial College London),

Ipsita Roy (University of Westminster, UK)

Multifunctional bioactive
glass scaffolds

 Meng, D., Rath, S. N., Mordan, N., Salih, V., Kneser, U., Boccaccini, A. R., In vitro evaluation of 45S5 Bioglass®-derived glass-ceramic scaffolds with carbon nanotubes J. Biomed. Mater. Res. Part A, 99A (2011) 435-444

 

Tayyab Subhani

Tayyab Subhani

2008-2012

Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Aldo R. Boccaccini, Prof. M. S. Shaffer, Prof. W. E. Lee (Imperial College London)

Glass matrix composites containing carbon nanotubes

now at

Islamabad, Pakistan

Qingqing Yao

Qingqing Yao

 

2011-2012

Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Aldo R. Boccaccini

Bone tissue scaffolds with interpenetrating polymer-bioactive glass network microstructure

Yao, Q., Li, W., Yu, S., Ma, L., Jin, D., Boccaccini, A. R., Liu, Y., Multifunctional chitosan/polyvinyl pyrrolidone/45S5 Bioglass® scaffolds for MC3T3-E1 cell stimulation and drug release, Mater. Sci. Eng. C 56 (2015) 473–480

now at

Xiamen Universität, China

Bo Pang

Bo Pang

2007-2011

Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Aldo R. Boccaccini, Dr. David McPhail (Imperial College London)

Optomechanical borosilicate glass matrix composites

B. Pang, D. S. McPhail, D. D. Jayaseelan, A. R. Boccaccini, Development and Characterization of Transparent Glass Matrix Composites, Advances in Science and Technology, 71 (2010) 102-107.

 

Deborah Silva

Deborah Silva

2006-2010

Co-Supervisors: Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Aldo R. Boccaccini,
Prof. W.E.Lee (Imperial College London)

Development and characterisation of optomechanical glass matrix composites

Desimone, D., Dlouhy, I., Lee, W. E., Koch, D., Horvath, J., Boccaccini, A. R., Optically-transparent oxide fibre-reinforced glass matrix composites, J. Non-Cryst. Solids 356 (2010) 2591-2597.

 


Jonathan J. Blaker

Jonny Blaker


2002-2007
Imperial College London, UK


Optimising Bioglass®-filled PDLLA Foam Scaffolds for Bone Tissue Engineering

Blaker, J. J., Gough, J. E., Maquet, V., Notingher, I., Boccaccini, A. R., "In vitro Evaluation of Novel Bioactive Composites Based on Bioglass®-filled Polylactide Foams for Bone Tissue Engineering Scaffolds", J. Biomed. Mater. Res. 67A (2003) 1401-1411.


Currently at:
Imperial College London, Department of Chemical Engineering and Technology, London UK.


Boris Thomas

Boris Thomas


2003-2007
Imperial College London, UK
Co-supervisor: Prof. M. Shaffer (Imperial College London)


Processing and characterisation of inorganic matrix composites containing carbon nanotubes

Thomas, B. J. C., Shaffer, M. S. P., Boccaccini, A. R., Sol–gel route to carbon nanotube borosilicate glass composites, Composites Part A 40 (2009) 837-845.


Currently at: Shell (UK)


Jeremy Wu

Jeremy Wu


2003 – 2006
Imperial College London, UK

Co-supervisor: Prof. R. D. Rawlings (Imperial College London)


Reuse of Silicate Wastes: Process Development and Property Measurements of Dense and Highly Porous Glass-Ceramics 

Rawlings, R. D., Wu, J. P., Boccaccini, A. R., Glass-ceramics: their production from wastes. A review, J. Mater. Sci. 41 (2006) 733-761.


Currently contact details:
Dr Jeremy Wu
Research Scientist
Materials and Energy
Industrial Research Limited
Lower Hutt 5040, New Zealand
Email: j.wu@irl.cri.nz

Q. Z. Chen

2004-2006
Imperial College London, UK


Bioglass®-Derived Glass-Ceramic Scaffold for Bone Tissue Engineering

Chen, Q. Z., Thompson, I. D., Boccaccini, A. R., 45S5 Bioglass®-derived glass-ceramic scaffolds for bone tissue engineering, Biomaterials 27 (2006) 2414-2425.

 

I. Elgayar

2001-2004
Imperial College London
Main Supervisor: Prof. R. Hill


The Influence of Alkali Metal Content on Network Connectivity on Bioactive Glasses

Elgayar, I., Aliev, A. E., Boccaccini, A. R., Hill, R. G., “Structural analysis of bioactive glasses”, J. Non-Cryst. Solids 351 (2005) 173-183.

 


Superb K. Misra

Superb Misra


2004-2008
Imperial College London, UK


Development of Poly(3hydroxybutyrate)/Bioglass® composites for biomedical applications

Misra, S. K., Mohn, D., Brunner, T. J. Stark, W. J., Philip, S. E., Roy, I., Salih, V., Knowles, J. C. and Boccaccini, A. R., Comparison of nanoscale and microscale bioactive glass on the properties of P(3HB)/Bioglass® composites, Biomaterials 29 (2008) 1750-1761.


Currently at:
Natural History Museum, London

Asher Ahmed

2005-2008
Imperial College London, UK
Co-supervisor: Prof. R. D. Rawlings (Imperial College London)


Characterisation of a silicon carbide coated low density carbon-carbon composite

Ahmed, A. S., Rawlings, R. D., Ellacott, S. D., Boccaccini, A. R., Microstructural and compositional characterisation of the pyrocarbon interlayer in SiC coated low density carbon/carbon composites, J. Europ. Ceram. Soc. (2010).


Currently at:
Department of Engineering Materials, University of Sheffield, UK


Hedeer Jawad

Hedeer Jawad


2005-2008
Imperial College London, UK

Co-supervisor:
Dr N. Ali (Imperial College London)


Development and characterisation of elastomeric block co-polymeric substrates for myocardial tissue engineering using embryonic stem cell derived cardiomyocytes

Jawad, H., Ali, N. N., Lyon, A., Chen Q. Z., Harding, S. E., Boccaccini, A.R., Myocardial tissue engineering: a review, J. Tissue Eng. Regen. Med. 1 (2007) 327-342.


Currently at:
Institute of Orthopaedics & Musculo-Skeletal Science
Stanmore
Middx. HA7 4LP
(UK)


Maria Jose Santillan

Maria J. Santillan


2005-2009
Universidad Nacional de Cuyo (Argentina)
Co-supervisors: Dr N. Quaranta, Dr. E. Munoz


Functional and bioactive ceramic coatings by electrophoretic deposition: Processing and Properties

Santillán, M. J., Caneiro, A., Quaranta, N., Boccaccini, A. R., Electrophoretic deposition of La0.6Sr0.4Co0.8Fe0.2O3−δ cathodes on Ce0.9Gd0.1O1.95 substrates for intermediate temperature solid oxide fuel cell (IT-SOFC), J. Europ. Ceram. Soc. 29 (2009) 1125–1132.


Currently at:
Facultad de Ciencias Aplicadas a la Industria, San Rafael, Argentina


Katja König

Katja König


2007-2010
Jožef Stefan Institute, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
Main supervisor:
Dr S. Novak (Jožef Stefan Institute, Slovenia)


Electrophoretic Deposition of Ceramic Materials

König, K., Novak, S., Boccaccini, A. R., Kobe, S., The effect of the particle size and the morphology of alumina powders on the processing of green bodies by electrophoretic deposition, J. Mater. Proc. Technol. 210 (2010) 96–103.

 

Ilaria Corni

Ilaria Corni

2005-2008
Imperial College London, UK

Co-supervisor: Dr M. P. Ryan (Imperial College London)


Deposition of composite coatings by electrochemical means

Corni, I., Neumann, N., Novak, S., König, K., Veronesi, P., Chen, Q.Z., Ryan, M. P., Boccaccini, A. R., Electrophoretic deposition of PEEK-nano alumina composite coatings on stainless steel, Surf. & Coat. Technol. 203 (2009) 1349–1359.


Currently at:
University of Southampton,
nCATS
(national Centre for Advanced Tribology at Southampton),
Southampton, UK

Vanessa Adell

Vanessa Adell

2004-2007
Imperial College London, UK

Main supervisor: Dr. C. Cheeseman (Imperial College London)


Production of Lightweight Aggregate From Problematic Waste Ashes Using the Lytag Process

Adell, V., Cheeseman, C. R., Doel, A., Beattie, A., Boccaccini, A. R., Comparison of rapid and slow sintered pulverised fuel ash, Fuel 87 (2008) 187-195.

Currently at:
Senior Technical Assessor at Agrement South Africa, part of the Built Environment Division of the
Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) in Stellenbosch,
South Africa.
Email:vadell@csir.co.za


Juliana Calabria

Juliana Calabria-Holley


2006-2007
Federal University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
Main Supervisor:
Prof. W. L. Vasconcelos


Enhancing the properties of clay-based adobe materials by surface treatments and microstructural developments

Calabria J. A., Vasconcelos W. L., Daniel, D. J., Chater, R., McPhail, D., Boccaccini, A. R., Synthesis of sol–gel titania bactericide coatings on adobe brick, Constr. Building Mater. 24 (2010) 384–389.

Dr Juliana Calabria-Holley
Lecturer/Assistant Professor
BRE Centre for Innovative Construction Materials
Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering
University of Bath
BA2 7AY

Ester Gomez

Ester Gomez

Imperial College London, 2006-2007

Co-supervisor:
Dr. C. Cheeseman

Glass-ceramics from plasma treated silicate industrial residues

E. Gomez et al.,
Thermal plasma technology for the treatment of wastes: A critical review, J. Hazard. Mater. 161 (2009) 614-626.

 

Christine Dimech

Christine Dimech

2005-2008
Imperial College London, UK
Co-supervisor:
Dr. C. Cheeseman, Imperial College London


Development of Novel Glass-Ceramics from Problematic UK Waste Using Borates

Dimech, C., Cheeseman, C. R., Cook, S., Simon, J., Boccaccini, A. R., Production of sintered materials from air pollution control residues from waste incineration, J. Mater. Sci. 43 (2008) 4143-4151.

Currently working on materials science research for defence applications


Alexis Baltazar y Jimenez

Alexis Baltazar y Jimenez


2003 – 2007
Imperial College London, UK
Co-supervisor: Prof. A. Bismarck, Imperial College London

Development of Renewable Composites

Alexis is currently involved in developing cost-effective technology for increasing the use of renewable materials for stress-bearing applications in automotive parts at the University of Toronto, Canada.

Cordelia Richardson


2005-2009
Royal College of Art
Co-supervisors:
Prof. Beatriz Chadour-Sampson, Prof. William Lindsay
(Royal College of Art)


Preserving jewellery made from plastics and rubber
 


Johann Cho

Johann Cho


2005-2009
Imperial College London, UK
Co-supervisor: Prof. M. Shaffer (Imperial College London)


Processing and Characterisation of Inorganic Matrix Composites Containing Carbon Nanotubes 

Cho, J., Boccaccini, A. R., Shaffer, M. S. P., Ceramic matrix composites containing carbon nanotubes, J. Mater. Sci. 44 (2009) 1934-1951.

 


Ioanna Kourti

Ioanna Kourti


2007-2010
Imperial College London, UK
Co-supervisor: Dr. C.Cheeseman, Imperial College London


Sustainable Construction Materials Containing Plasma Treated Air Pollution Controlled Residues

Kourti, I., Amutha Rani, D., Deegan, D., Boccaccini, A. R., Cheeseman, C. R., Production of geopolymers using glass produced from DC plasma treatment of air pollution control (APC) residues, J. Hazard. Mater. 176 (2010) 704-709.

 


Darmawati Mohammad Yunos

Darmawati Mohammad Yunos


2006-2010
Imperial College London, UK


Fabrication and characterisation of 3-D porous bioactive glass-ceramic/polymer composite scaffolds for tissue engineering

Yunos, D. M., Ahmad, Z., Boccaccini, A. R., Fabrication and characterization of electrospun poly-DL-lactide (PDLLA) fibrous coatings on 45S5 Bioglass® substrates for bone tissue engineering applications, J. Chem. Technol. Biotechnol. 85 (2010) 768–774.


Current affiliation:
AMREC, SIRIM BERHAD, Malaysia.