Topical Advisory Panel

Topical Advisory Panel Members (15)

Dr. Thies Henning Büscher
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Functional Morphology and Biomechanics, Kiel University, Kiel, Germany
Interests: biomechanics; functional morphology; biomimetics; adhesion; friction; insect evolution; environmental adaptations
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Dr. Manfred Hartbauer
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Institute of Biology, University of Graz, Universitätsplatz 2, 8010 Graz, Austria
Interests: bionic algorithms; insects as a model organism for bionics; hearing research; insect phonotaxis; night vision
Dr. Md. Saiful Islam
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School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, the University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
Interests: Terahertz; metasurface; metamaterial; optical fiber; sensing; surface plasmon resonance; graphene
Dr. Andrzej Kaźmierczak
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Institute of Microelectronics and Optoelectronics, Warsaw University of Technology, Nowowiejska 15/19, 00-665 Warsaw, Poland
Interests: integrated photonics; integrated and fiber-based photonic sensors; optical sensing systems and metrology
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Dr. Flavia Libonati
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Department of Mechanical, Energy, Management and Transportation Engineering, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
Interests: materials design; biomimetics; bioinspired and composite materials; bone mechanics; additive manufacturing; multiscale modeling; materials characterization
Dr. Giuseppe Minervini
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Multidisciplinary Department of Medical-Surgical and Dental Specialties, University of Campania, Luigi Vanvitelli, 80138 Naples, Italy
Interests: temporomandibular disorders; biomaterials; telemedicine; web technologies; teledentistry; bruxism; orofacial pain; EMG; dental implants; oral microbiome; prosthodontics; orthodontics; anomaly; ankylosis; oral surgery; computer-based education; oral cancer; oral and maxillofacial surgery; traumatology; deformations; diagnosis, therapy orofacial field; craniofacial malformations from childhood to adulthood; sleep apnea syndrome treatment; temporomandibular joint; juvenile idiopathic arthritis; COVID-19; CBCT; MRI; digital dentistry; computer-aided manufacturing; digital workflow; virtual patient; teledentistry
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Dr. Jacquelyn K. Nagel
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Department of Engineering, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA 22807, USA
Interests: bio-inspired design process; methods and tools; bio-inspired design pedagogy; engineering design theory; mechatronics; automation
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Prof. Dr. Paulo J. Palma
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1. Institute of Endodontics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, 3000-075 Coimbra, Portugal
2. Center for Innovation and Research in Oral Sciences (CIROS), Faculty of Medicine University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
Interests: biomaterials, endodontics filers; endodontics; regenerative tissue; apexification; apical papilla; stem cells; calcium silicate–based cements; cyclic fatigue resistance; dental materials; modified adhesives; bioactive materials; dental composites; mineral trioxide aggregate; nanotechnology; regenerative endodontics procedures; revascularization/revitalization
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Dr. Kazuya Saito
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Faculty of Design, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
Interests: aerospace engineering; structural mechanics; material Mechanics; origami; deployable structure; insect wing
Dr. Xiaoyu Zhao
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College of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, Tianjin University of Science and Technology, Tianjin 300457, China
Interests: electrochemical ion separation and extraction; crystallization process
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Dr. Maciej Sydor
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Faculty of Wood Technology, Poznań University of Life Sciences, Dojazd 11, 60-637 Poznań, Poland
Interests: material science; wood; composite wood; wood products; engineered wood; biocomposites; mycelium-based composites; CAD; furniture design; Interior design; woodworking; joinery; fasteners
Dr. Deniz Yucesoy
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Department of Bioengineering, Izmir Institute of Technology Bioengineering Building, A108, Gulbahce Mah., 35430 Urla/Izmir, Turkey
Interests: molecular biomimetics; solid binding peptides; self-assembled peptides; hybrid materials; soft interfaces; biotechnology; biosensors; bioactive peptides; biofunctionalization; enzyme immobilization; dental materials; bioelectronics; directed evolution; next generation sequencing; high throughput screening; biomineralization; dental nanotechnology
Dr. Mahmood Barani
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Medical Mycology and Bacteriology Research Center, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman 7616913555, Iran
Interests: magnetic NPs; cancer therapy; imaging; drug delivery
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Dr. Yangyang Wei
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Architecture and Design College, Nanchang University, Nanchang, China
Interests: multimedia technologies; data visualization design; bionic design; human-computer interaction design; sustainable design
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Prof. Dr. Besim Ben-Nissan
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School of Life Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Technology Sydney, Broadway, Australia
Interests: bioceramics; biomimetics; marine structures; biomechanics; implants; decices; sol-gel; 3D printing; stem cells; in vitro testing; FEA and FEM
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