Synthesis, fabrication and characterization of advanced ceramics and glass components

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ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING

Direct Ink Writing, Stereolithography and Binder Jetting technologies for ceramics and glass

POLYMER-DERIVED CERAMICS

Synthesis of Si-based materials from preceramic polymers and fillers

MATERIALS FOR THE ENVIRONMENT
Geopolymers, industrial and hazardous waste upcycling – Filters and catalysts
BIOMATERIALS

Bioactive formulations and scaffolds for bone tissue regeneration

Materials, technologies and applications combined together

Our research focuses on innovative synthesis and fabrication methods for porous and dense ceramic components designed for high-end applications.

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Latest News

Feature paper on the Journal of Functional Biomaterial

The paper “3D Printing of Hierarchically Porous Lattice Structures Based on Åkermanite Glass Microspheres and Reactive Silicone Binder” published in cooperation of the FunGlass Center and the group of Prof.[…]

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ACerS Glorious Glass Demo Competition

In honor of the International Year of Glass, The American Ceramic Society’s (ACerS) Glass and Optical Materials Division (GOMD) are holding a glass demonstration competition to showcase the beautiful complexity[…]

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Nuove frontiere dei materiali innovativi e green nel restauro e nell’edilizia in Catania

The “Nuove frontiere dei materiali innovativi e green nel restauro e nell’edilizia” congress was held in Catania (Italy) from the 24th to the 25th of February 2022. The event, organised[…]

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8th Shaping Conference

The 8th Shaping Conference will be organized jointly by the European Ceramic Society and the Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology (Empa) in partnership with the Swiss Association[…]

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