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Abdon Pena-Francesch

Assistant Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Engineering

Humboldt Postdoctoral Fellow, Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems, Stuttgart
PhD, Engineering Science and Mechanics, Penn State University
M.Sc., Chemical Engineering, Institut Químic de Sarrià, Barcelona
B.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, Institut Químic de Sarrià, Barcelona

Our lab is an interdisciplinary research group working on biomaterials science, polymer chemistry, soft matter physics, and nanotechnology, with a focus on exploring biological and bioinspired functional materials to develop solutions for healthcare, robotics, bioengineering, and environmental applications. You are welcome to visit our website and find more details here: www.apenafrancesch.com.


Projects:

Microrobot technologies for targeted therapy

University Affiliation(s)

MACRO | MSE | Robotics Institute

Research Area(s)

Biofilms | Sensors and Wearables | Targeted therapies | technology