Professor Mohan Edirisinghe
Biomaterials Processing Laboratory
Mohan Edirisinghe holds the established Bonfield Chair of Biomaterials. He has gained his PhD and DSc from the University of Leeds, UK and was appointed to the Chair in December 2005. Prior to this he was as Professor of Materials at Queen Mary University of London. Professor Edirisinghe has actively pursued novel advanced materials processing and forming research, publishing over 300 journal papers and giving over 75 keynote/invited lectures most recently at MS&T 2012 (Pittsburgh, USA), Istanbul Technical University 2012 (Turkey) and MRS 2011 (Boston, USA). His current H-index is 34. He has supervised over a 100 researchers (graduating 13 PhDs at UCL alone in the last 5 years) and has been awarded grants to the value of over £15 million, with over 30 EPSRC grants including two Platform Grants which enabled him to explore novel avenues for forming biomaterials and biostructures.
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