Editorial Board

Editors (3)

Prof. Dr. Stanislav N. Gorb
Department of Functional Morphology and Biomechanics, Zoological Institute, Kiel University, 24118 Kiel, Germany
Interests: biological attachment; functional morphology; biomechanics; biotribology; biomimetics
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Prof. Dr. Julian Vincent
Associate Editor
Nature Inspired Manufacturing Centre, School of Engineering, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, UK
Interests: biology; materials; fracture mechanics; biomimetics; entomology
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Dr. Mehmet Sarikaya *
Section Editor-in-Chief
Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, Chemical Engineering (adjunct), Oral Health Sciences (adjunct), Genetically Engineered Materials Science and Engineering Center, #327 Roberts Hall, #352120, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
Interests: molecular biomimetics; genetically engineered peptides for inforganics; solid binding peptides; genetically engineered materials; self-assembled peptides; peptides as molecular building blocks; structural vs functional biomimetics; genetic design of materials; bionanotechnology; bionanosensors; bio/nano soft interfaces; biomimetic wetware; biofunctionalization of solid surfaces; bionanomedicine; bioelectronics; directed evolution; next generation sequencing; deep mutation; machine intelligence; high throughput screening; high throughput experiments; big data acquisition; biomineralization; dental nanotechnology; dentomimetics
* Section 'Biomimetic Processing and Molecular Biomimetics'

Editorial Board Members (77)

Dr. Rosalyn Abbott
Biomedical Engineering Department, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Interests: silk biomaterials; adipose tissue; tissue engineering; disease models; tissue regeneration; bioreactors
Prof. Dr. Andrew Adamatzky
Unconventional Computing Lab, Department of Computer Science and Creative Technology, University of the West of England, Bristol, BS16 1QY, UK
Interests: unconventional computing; fungal computing; reaction-diffusion computing; cellular automata; Physarum computing; massive parallel computation; applied mathematics; collective intelligence and robotics
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Prof. Dr. Nurit Ashkenasy
Department of Materials Engineering, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, P.O.B. 653, Beer-Sheva 84105, Israel
Interests: charge transport through peptide molecular junctions; Electron and proton transport in self-assembled peptide nanostructures; Peptide templates for the formation of inorganic materials and electronic devices; the electronic behavior of peptide- inorganic interface; nanopore fabrication and use in sensing applications; Field effect transistor biosensors
Dr. Vipul Bansal
Ian Potter NanoBioSensing Facility, NanoBiotechnology Research Laboratory, School of Applied Sciences, RMIT University, GPO Box 2476, Melbourne, VIC 3001, Australia
Interests: Biological and biomimetic synthesis of functional nanomaterials; Ionic liquids mediated synthesis and self-assembly of functional nano(bio)materials; Multifunctional nanomaterials; Structure-function relationship of nanomaterials and composites; Applications of nanomaterials in biosensing, bioimaging, drug-delivery, antimicrobials, wound-healing, (photo)catalysis and flexible electronics
Dr. Yoseph Bar-Cohen
Electroactive Technologies and NDEAA Lab, Jet Propulsion Lab (JPL), California Institute of Technology (CIT), Pasadena, CA 91125, USA
Interests: electroactive polymers and piezoelectric actuators; NDE; biomimetics
Dr. Christopher J. Bettinger
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Departments of Materials Science and Engineering and Biomedical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, 5000 Forbes Avenue, Wean Hall 3325, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Interests: smart biomaterials; medical devices; bioelectronics; polymers; brain–machine interfaces
Prof. Dr. Bharat Bhushan
Nanoprobe Laboratory for Bio- & Nanotechnology and Biomimetics (NLB2), Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210-1142, USA
Interests: nanotechnology; bio/nanotechnology; biomimetics; bioinspired surfaces; nanotribology; AFM-based data recording; beauty care; aging in Li-ion batteries
Prof. Dr. Giuseppe Carbone
Dipartimento di Meccanica-Matematica-Management DMMM, Campus, Via Orabona 4, 70125 Bari, Italy
Interests: contact mechanics; tribology; wetting and interfaces; applied computational mathematics; automotive systems engineerin; rheology of materials
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Prof. Dr. Federico Carpi
Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Florence, 50139 Florence, Italy
Interests: smart material-based actuators; dielectric elastomers; soft actuators
Prof. Dr. Maria Grazia Cascone
Department of Civil and Industrial Engineering. University of Pisa, Largo Lucio Lazzarino 1, Pisa, Italy
Interests: tissue engineering; scaffolds; biomimetic materials; drug delivery systems
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