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Professor Bo Su

Professor Bo Su

Professor Bo Su

Professor of Biomedical Materials

Area of research

Biomaterials Engineering for Biological and Medical Applications

Lower Maudlin Street,
Bristol, BS1 2LY
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Fax. +44 (0) 117 342 4313
Tel. +44 (0) 117 34 29493

Research summary

The Biomaterials Engineering Group (bioMEG) mainly works in the area of materials processing and surface engineering for biomedical applications. Our focus is on both basic research in scientific understanding of materials fabrication processing and applied research in materials solutions for clinical needs. The broad and multidisciplinary research is aimed at developing novel materials and surfaces for dental and orthopaedic implants, tissue engineering scaffolds and medical devices.

Our current research activities include:

1. Cell-instructive materials

The development of novel materials able to control cell activities and direct their fate is pivotal for engineering smart implants, functional biological tissues, and advanced cell ...

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Dr Bo Su is Professor of Biomedical Materials within the Bristol Dental School at the University of Bristol. He has research experience in materials for over 30 years, including structural, functional and biomedical materials. After obtaining his PhD at the University of Birmingham in 1998, he spent five years as a post-doctoral researcher at Imperial College and Birmingham University respectively. He was awarded an EPSRC Advanced Research Fellowship in 2003. He joined Bristol as a Senior Lecturer in 2005 and was promoted to Reader in 2009 and Professor in 2013. He has published more than 140 journal papers and holds ...

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