MAP graduate Qaisar Nawaz receives best poster award at Glass confererence

Prof. Boccaccini and Qaisar Nawaz, picture courtesy of the Institute of Biomaterials (WW7)

Mr. Qaisar Nawaz (MAP graduate, 2016), was awarded the best poster prize at the joint meeting of the German Society of Glass Technology (DGG) and the French Union for Science and Glass Technology (USTV), held in Nuremberg on 13-15 May 2019. Mr. Nawaz is currently a doctoral student at the Institute of Biomaterials (WW7), under supervision of Professor Aldo R. Boccaccini, and he is carrying out research on new bioactive glasses within a DFG funded project in collaboration with University of Jena and the Fraunhofer Institute for Microstructure of Materials and Systems IMWS, Halle. Qaisar’s poster entitled: “Evolution of crystallization kinetics, and mineralization of partially crystallized 45S5 bioactive glass” received the first poster prize.