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Juergen Geis-Gerstorfer, Prof. Dr.
JÃ¼rgen Geis-Gerstorfer received his diploma degree in Materials Science at University of Erlangen in 1983. Subsequently he worked at University Hospital Tuebingen, Department of Prosthodontics, specializing in the field of Dental Materials. After succeeding with PhD research at Department of Theoretical and Physical Chemistry he received the Dr. rer. nat. degree in 1991. After his qualification as a University Lecturer (Habilitation) in 1995, in 1999 he was appointed full Professor and head of Chair of Section "Medical Materials Science and Technology" at Medical Faculty of University of Tuebingen, Germany.
Dirk Grijpma, Prof. Dr.
Prof. Dr. D.W. Grijpma is appointed at the University of Twente in the Department of Biomaterials Science and Technology, and also affiliated with the Department of Biomedical Engineering, University Medical Center Groningen of the University of Groningen.
Klaus Jandt, Prof. Dr.,
Otto Schott Institute of Materials Research (OSIM), Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena, Germany
Bo Su, Prof. Dr.
Dr Bo Su is Professor of Biomedical Materials in the School of Oral & Dental Sciences at the University of Bristol, UK. His current research focuses on (1) cell-instructive materials and surfaces via topographical modulation of cells and bacteria; and (2) biomimetic and bio-inspired materials for biomedical applications.
Shinji Takemoto, Prof. Dr.
Dr. Shinji Takemoto is Professor of department of biomedical engineering in school of dentistry at Iwate Medical University. His background is in the field of biomedical materials. Current research focuses on (1) corrosion behaviors of dental alloy and implant materials; (2) response of materials to bone and soft tissue in vivo; and (3) fatigue durability of prosthodontic devices.
Frank Witte, Prof. Dr.
Professor Dr. Frank Witte is Principal Investigator in the field of bioactive implants at Julius Wolff Institute and Berlin-Brandenburg Center for Regenerative Therapies CharitÃ© - UniversitÃ¤tsmedizin Berlin. His research interests are biology of bone, degradable biomaterials and biodegradable magnesium alloys, synchrotron-radiation based microtomography, immune response to biomaterials (in vitro and in vivo) and, In vivo fluorescence imaging for biomaterial-host-interactions.