Bioceramics Development and Applications

ISSN: 2090-5025

Open Access

Robert G. Hill

Department of Materials, Imperial College London, UK


Robert, Graham Hill is currently working on new biodegradable cement for use as degradable bone glue. He established recently the Campus company Bioceramic Therapeutics that is based on strontium releasing bioactive glasses that stimulate osteoblasts and inhibit osteoclasts. He is the UK representative of Technical Committee 4 of the International Congress of Glass that deals with glasses for Medical Applications and I am also the UK representative on Technical Committee 7 that deals with Nucleation and Crystallisation of Glass. He has more than 267 publications.

Research Interest

Bioactive Glasses Glass (ionomer) Polyalkenoatecements, Glass-ceramics, Materials for Hard Tissue Restoration. Apatites Characterization of apatites, glasses and glass polyalkenoate cements using solid state NMR

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