Prof. Gianluca Ciardelli
Politecnico di Torino, Italy
Gianluca Ciardelli (Ph.D) has a Master Degree in Chemistry summa cum laude, from theUniversity of Pisa (1994). In 1997 he received the PhD in Natural Sciences from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) of Zurich on synthetic degradable polyurethanes for biomedical applications.
From 2002 and 2004 he was assistant professor at the University of Pisa at the Department of Chemical Engineering, Industrial Chemistry, Materials Science. In December 2004 he joined the Department of Mechanics at the Politecnico di Torino as associated professor. He became Full Professor in Biomedical Engineering in 2011. His research interest focus on polymeric and composite bio and nanomaterials design and technologies for implantable biomedical devices, tissue engineering, nanomedicine, advanced therapies. He has an h-index is 32 with around 4000 citations.