BSRT Graduate School

Peter Fratzl

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Organisation: 
Max Planck Society
Institute: 
Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces
Address: 

Campus Potsdam-Golm

Am Mühlenberg 1

14476 Potsdam-Golm

Positions: 

Since 2009

Honorary Professor (Physics of Biomaterials), Universität Potsdam

 

Since 2004 Honorary Professor of Physics at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

 

Since 2003 Director of the Department of Biomaterials, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Potsdam

Research Interests: 

Biomimetic materials research. Structure function relation in biological materials. Bone and mineral research with biomedical applications: Bone material quality in osteoporosis treatment, materials aspects in bone regeneration. Mechanical properties and modeling of composite materials. Solid-state phase transformations. More than 270 Publications in scientific journals and books; numerous invited lectures at conferences.