Principaux champs de recherche
- Science et technologie des matériaux
- Sciences des matériaux
- Génie biomédical
- Stockage et transformation de l'énergie
- Santé publique, éducation et services sociaux
- Méthodes de fabrication avancées
- Polymères et revêtements
- Matériaux biomédicaux
- Conception et fabrication
- Ressources d'énergie
Rizkalla, Amin AS
Projets de recherche récents
2018/19-2019/20 • $348,985 • PI,CO
In normal individuals, most skin wounds close within a few days. However, in patients with*diabetes or vascular problems skin wounds can stay open leading to development of a*"chronic" or non-healing wound. Such wounds commonly cause tremendous psychological*and physical suffering for the...
2017/18-2019/20 • $72,000 • PI
The rise in life expectancy in developed countries has led to an increase in age-related skeletal diseases such as osteoarthritis, osteoporosis and periodontitis with corresponding increase in demand for materials that can replace and integrate with bone. In addition, over 2.2 million patients...
2012/13-2016/17 • $100,000 • PI
The rise in life expectancy in developed countries has led to an increase in age-related skeletal diseases such as osteoarthritis and osteoporosis with corresponding increase in demand for materials that can replace and integrate with bone. In addition, over 2.2 million patients per year...
2016/17 • $25,000 • PI
The use of additive manufacturing (AM) (commonly termed 3D printing) in dentistry has gained momentum over the last 30 years,where computer aided design and manufacturing is used for production of dental restorations. Potential benefits of AM forfabrication of metal substructures are...
2014/15 • $149,945 • PI,CO
This NSERC Research Tools Infrastructure (RTI) will provide our team of nanotechnology researchers at Western with a small scale low voltage benchtop TEM for in-situ studies using green solvents. Our focus will be on measuring nanowire and polymer nanocomposite formation during synthesis...
2010/11-2011/12 • $45,000 • PI