MSc in Materials Engineering
Oct 2012 - Jul 2015
Politecnico di Torino
Relevant subjects: Science and technology of ceramics, composites, metals and polymers; chemistry, physics and engineering of surfaces; metallurgical plants; nanosystems and nanostructured materials; forming technology and manufacturing; advanced polymers and ceramics; degradation and recycling of polymers.
Research activity in the field of biomaterials and tissue engineering (11 months): Development of macro- and meso-porous glasses and glass-ceramics doped with therapeutic agents; preparation of 3D scaffolds; thermal analysis; microstructural analysis; morphological, chemical investigation; mechanical tests; geometrical evaluation and porosity analysis by means of micro-CT; biological tests.
MSc thesis: ‘Development of novel multifunctional bioceramics for orbital implants’