Editorial Board for section 'Surface Coatings for Biomedicine and Bioengineering'

Please see the section webpage for more information on this section.

Members (48)

Prof. Dr. Anton Ficai
Website
Section Editor-in-Chief
1. Department of Science and Engineering of Oxide Materials and Nanomaterials, Faculty of Applied Chemistry and Materials Science, University POLITEHNICA of Bucharest, 1-7 Gh. Polizu St., 011061 Bucharest, Romania 2. Academy of Romanian Scientists, 54 Splaiul Independenței St., Bucharest, Romania
Interests: bio(nano)materials; synthesis methods; materials processing and design; advanced coatings; tissue engineering; drug delivery; characterization methods
Special Issues, Collections and Topics in MDPI journals
Prof. Dr. Devis Bellucci
Website
Editorial Board Member
Department of Engineering “Enzo Ferrari”, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Via P. Vivarelli 10, 41125 Modena, Italy
Interests: Biocoatings for orthopaedic and dental implants; Functional coatings; Plasma and Thermal Spraying; Bioceramics and Bioactive Glasses; Sintering; Biomaterials and scaffolds for bone tissue engineering; Dental materials; Biocomposites for biomedical applications; Computational simulation of advanced materials; Materials and Biomaterials characterization; SEM analysis; Surface characterization
Prof. Dr. Conrado Aparicio
Website
Section Board Member
Department of Odontology, UIC Barcelona-Universitat Internacional de Catalunya, 08017 Barcelona, Spain
Interests: bioinspired surface and interfaces for dental and orthopedic applications; biomineralization of synthetic materials and tissues; synthetic peptides, recombinant biopolymers, and self-assembly; regeneration of hard tissues (enamel, dentin, bone); soft tissue sadhesion/attachment; prevention and control of biofilms
Special Issues, Collections and Topics in MDPI journals
Prof. Dr. Ilker S. Bayer
Website
Section Board Member
Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, Genoa, Italy
Interests: bioinspired surfaces; wetting; biopolymers; polymer nanocomposites
Special Issues, Collections and Topics in MDPI journals
Dr. Jean-François Berret
Website
Section Board Member
Laboratoire Matière et Systèmes Complexes, UMR 7057 Université Paris-Diderot/CNRS Batiment Condorcet, 10 rue Alice Domon et Léonie Duquet, F-75205 Paris Cedex 13, France
Interests: biocompatible coating; multilayer coatings; polymeric and organic coatings; coatings in nanomedicine; particle and nanoparticle coatings
Prof. Dr. Aldo R. Boccaccini
grade Website
Section Board Member
Dr. Flavia Bollino
Website
Section Board Member
Department of Engineering, University of Campania Luigi Vanvitelli, Via Roma 29, Aversa, Italy
Interests: biomaterials; sol–gel technology; advanced materials; surface modification of metals
Special Issues, Collections and Topics in MDPI journals
Prof. Dr. Vincenza Crupi
Website
Section Board Member
Department of Chemical, Biological, Pharmaceutical and Environmental Sciences, University of Messina, 98122 Messina, Italy
Interests: drug delivery systems; polymeric materials; FTIR-ATR spectroscopy; Raman spectroscopy; neutron techniques; materials characterization
Special Issues, Collections and Topics in MDPI journals
Prof. Dr. Maya Davidovich-Pinhas
Website
Section Board Member
The heat of the laboratory of Lipids and Soft Matter, Faculty of Biotechnology and Food Engineering, Technion, Haifa, Israel
Interests: biomaterials; polymers; biopolymers; oleogels; fats and oils; soft matter; gels; food science; material characterization; rheology; XRD; thermal analysis
Special Issues, Collections and Topics in MDPI journals
Dr. Sergey V. Dorozhkin
Website
Section Board Member
Kudrinskaja sq. 1-155, 123242 Moscow, Russia
Interests: hydroxyapatite; calcium phosphates; bioceramics
Special Issues, Collections and Topics in MDPI journals
Prof. Dr. Dennis Douroumis
Website
Section Board Member
Faculty of Engineering and Science, University of Greenwich, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TB, UK
Interests: 2D/3D printing and bioprinting for regeneretive medicine; medical devices; continuous manufacturing; nanotechnology
Special Issues, Collections and Topics in MDPI journals
Prof. Dr. Philippe Dubois
Website
Section Board Member
Center of Innovation and Research in Materials & Polymers, University of Mons, Place du Parc, 23 7000 Mons, Belgium
Interests: nanocomposites; polymer blends; bioplastics; biodegradation; macromolecular chemistry; catalysis, stimuli-sensitive polymers; nanostructurized coatings
Prof. Dr. Maria Jose Fabra
Website
Section Board Member
Food Safety and Preservation Department, CSIC - Instituto de Agroquimica y Tecnologia de los Alimentos (IATA), Valencia, Spain
Interests: biobased polymers and composites, active and bioactive packaging, barrier biocomposites, edible coatings, food contact surfaces, enzymatically active materials, nanomaterials, encapsulation
Special Issues, Collections and Topics in MDPI journals
Prof. Dr. Mizi Fan
Website
Section Board Member
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Brunel University London, Uxbridge UB8 3PH, UK
Interests: nano coating; surface chemistry of biomass materials; polymer/resin; modification; composites
Dr. Sara Ferraris
Website
Section Board Member
Department of Applied Science and Technology, Politecnico di Torino, 10129 Torino, Italy
Interests: biomaterials; metallic materials; surface modifications; surface functionalization; surface characterizations; coatings; joining; titanium; aluminum foams; natural molecules
Special Issues, Collections and Topics in MDPI journals
Dr. Daniel Gallego-Perez

Section Board Member
Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute, 473 West 12th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210-1252, USA
Interests: biomaterials; micro/nanotechnology; regenerative/reparative medicine
Prof. Dr. Julie M. Goddard
Website
Section Board Member
Department of Food Science, Cornell University, 364 Stocking Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
Interests: biomaterials; biointerfaces; immobilized enzymes; active packaging; antimicrobial and nonfouling coatings; food science
Dr. Gabriela Graziani
Website
Section Board Member
Laboratory of NanoBiotechnology (NaBi), Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, 40126 Bologna, Italy
Interests: calcium phosphates; ion-substituted hydroxyapatite; biomimetic coatings; antibacterial coatings; bone regeneration; cultural heritage; stone conservation
Special Issues, Collections and Topics in MDPI journals
Prof. Dr. Silvia Irusta
Website
Section Board Member
Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, University of Zaragoza, Mariano Esquillor s/n, 50018 Zaragoza, Spain
Interests: antibacterial coatings; electrospinning deposition of polymeric coatings; surface composition analysis by X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy (XPS); Fourier-transform infrared spectroscopy (FTIR); electron microscopy (SEM, TEM)
Prof. Dr. Hideyuki Kanematsu
Website
Section Board Member
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, National Institute of Technology (KOSEN), Suzuka College, Suzuka, Mie, Japan
Interests: biofilm engineering; environmental friendly surface engineering; creative engineering
Special Issues, Collections and Topics in MDPI journals
Dr. H. Enis Karahan
Website1 Website2 Website3
Section Board Member
Institute for Integrated Cell-Material Sciences (iCeMS), Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
Interests: hybrid nanomaterials; molecular self-assemblies; layer-by-layer coatings; cell-surface interactions; applied microbiology; environmental technologies
Prof. Dr. Ioannis Karapanagiotis
Website
Section Board Member
University Ecclesiastical Academy of Thessaloniki, N. Plastira 65, 542 50 Thessaloniki, Greece
Interests: coatings; surfaces and interfaces; wetting and dewetting; superhydrophobicity and superomniphobicity; water repellency and self-cleaning; nanostructured materials; biomimetics; nanocomposites; nanoparticles; polymers; archaeological chemistry; conservation science
Special Issues, Collections and Topics in MDPI journals
Dr. Philipp Vladimirovich Kiryukhantsev-Korneev
Website
Section Board Member
Department of Powder Metallurgy & Functional Coatings, leading research scientist of Scientific-Educational Center of SHS, National University of Science and Technology “MISIS”, Leninsky pr. 4, 164, Moscow, 119049, Russia
Interests: Surface engeeniring (magnetron and ion sputtering, arc evaporation, ion implantation, PACVD, electro-spark deposition, HIPIMS etc.); Materials science of thin films and coatings (hard wear-resistant, heat-resistant, low-friction, biomedical coatings etc.); Nanostructured/nanocomposite materials; Coatings characterization (structure characteristics, hardness, elastic properties, adhesion strength, tribological propertiest, wear-resistance, thermal stability, oxidation resistance etc.); Optical emission spectroscopy; Fourier transform infrared and Raman spectroscopy; Plasma diagnostics
Dr. Kwang il Lee
Website
Section Board Member
Department of Molecular Medicine, Scripps Research, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA
Interests: regenerative medicine; human cell and tissue based product; exosome; gene therapy
Dr. T. Randall Lee
Website
Section Board Member
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Cullen College of Engineering, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204-5003, USA
Interests: nanoscale surface coatings that inhibit corrosion and resist biofilm formation; nanoparticles for biomedical and energy applications; surface-initiated polymer growth for coating surfaces and nanoparticles
Prof. Dr. W. Marshall Ming
Website
Section Board Member
Department of Chemistry, Georgia Southern University, P.O. Box 8064, Statesboro, GA 30460, USA
Interests: smart multifunctional coatings (super-repellent, antimicrobial, antibioadhesion, antifogging); smart coatings for early corrosion detection and preemptive corrosion prevention; self-healing polymeric materials; nanostructured polymer hybrid composites
Prof. Dr. Antonia Nostro
Website
Section Board Member
Department of Chemical, Biological, Pharmaceutical and Environmental Sciences, University of Messina, 98168 Messina, Italy
Interests: antimicrobial and anti-virulence activity of conventional and natural molecules; study of new systems to control and eradicate the biofilm; development of antimicrobial delivery systems useful in biomedical and food fields
Special Issues, Collections and Topics in MDPI journals
Prof. Dr. Tayhas R. Palmore
Website
Section Board Member
Brown School of Engineering, Box D, 182 Hope Street, Providence, RI 02912, USA
Interests: biomaterials, bioelectronics, and biocatalysis
Prof. Dr. Lluís Palou
Website1 Website2 Website3
Section Board Member
Postharvest Research Center, Valencian Institute of Agrarian Research (IVIA), 46113 Moncada, Spain
Interests: postharvest pathology of horticultural produce; alternatives to conventional fungicides; integrated disease management; food additives; biological control; fungal infection; postharvest technology; fruit quality
Special Issues, Collections and Topics in MDPI journals
Prof. Dr. Paweł G. Parzuchowski
Website
Section Board Member
Faculty of Chemistry, Warsaw University of Technology, ul. Noakowskiego 3, 00-664 Warsaw, Poland
Interests: development of bio-based and biocompatible materials; hyperbranched polymers; drug delivery systems; stimuli-sensitive polymers; recycling of plastics; development of technologies of production of biodegradable polymers; structural analysis of polymeric materials; MALDI-TOF spectrometry
Back to TopTop