Prof. Jose M.F. Ferreira

University of Aveiro, Portugal
Invited talk
Colloidal processing of advanced lead-free piezoelectric ceramics
Prof. Dr. Jos¨¦ M.F. Ferreira is Associate Professor with habilitation at the Department of Materials and Ceramics Engineering at University of Aveiro, CICECO. The main research interests include the synthesis and processing of advanced materials, with special emphasis on functional ceramics, synthetic bone repair materials (bone cements, porous scaffolds, granular bone filing materials based on CaP, glass-ceramics, structural bioceramics and composites). Throughout his scientific career, he has supervised 34 Master and 23 PhD students, registered 16 patents, published 6 book Chapters and more than 500 articles in SCI journals, including 2 Feature Articles. He is recipient of several awards, including the ¡®Stimulus to Excellence ¨C 2005 award¡¯ from the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technoly (FCT); the ¡®Chinese Ceramic Society ¨C 2005¡¯ award; and is the unique Portuguese who was awarded with the Membership of the World Academy of Ceramics ( since July 2013; and with the title of Fellow of the European Ceramic Society (ECerS) in recognition of the achievements and contributions to the field of Ceramics, June 24th, 2015, Toledo, Spain.

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