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Ali Poursamar , PhD

Assistant Professor

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School of Advanced Technologies in Medicine

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Department of Biomaterials, Nanotechnology and Tissue Engineering

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Faculty of New Technologies

Education :

PhD: Biomedical Engineering (2010 - 2015) The University of Northampton, Northampton, UK., Dissertation Topic: Developing porous gelatin skin tissue engineering scaffolds via gas foaming for application in chronic wounds management. ----------- MSc.: Biomedical Material Science (2006 - 2009) Amirkabir University of Technology (AUT), Tehran, Iran, Dissertation Topic: Developing ceramic-based porous scaffolds for applications in bone tissue engineering. ---------- BSc.: Material Science and Engineering (2000 - 2005) The Azad University, Tehran, Iran

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I am doing research on Additive manufacturing (3D Printing) of bioceramics and their applications in Tissue Engineering. I did my PhD at the University of Northampton in the UK and upon graduation I worked at Choc Edge Ltd for 2 years before returning to Iran. I am part of multi-centre research study group developing innovative approaches to printing hard tissue replacement using bioceramics. Our research partner include Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran Polymer Institute, and China Wuhan University.

Professional Memberships & Qualification :

Selected from 39 applicants for The Chancellor’s Award, University of Northampton, October 2013, Material Science Grant, Armourers & Brasiers’ Gauntler Trust, UK, 2013, Lloyd Award, Dr Dorothy Jordan Lloyd Memorial Trust, UK, 2013, Selected from 22 applicants for Postgraduate Research Award, The University of Northampton, 2012, Selected from 110 applicants to attend “Developing Leadership” program and awarded The Institute of Leadership & Management certificate, 2011

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Optimising Additive-Manufacturing accuracy via Near Field ELectrospining or (EHDW) method, NIMAD Project, 2017 - Present

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