Passing of Professor Charles Baquey

More sad news for the biomaterials community

In Memory of Bengt Kasemo

It is with great sadness that we have learned of the death of Bengt Kasemo on November 26th.  Bengt was an outstanding member of the biomaterials community. In 2000, he was elected to the International College of Fellows in Biomaterials Science and Engineering. For more information on Bengt's remarkable life please see his obituary at:

Prof. Rui L. Reis elected as new chair of the ICF- BSE

Dr. Joachim Kohn Transition

Dr. Joachim Kohn is transitioning to the President of the IUSBSE. Professor Kohn has been the founding Chair of the College of Fellows from 2004 to 2020. He has recently been elected as President of the International Union of Societies for Biomaterials Science and Engineering. Professor Kohn will continue to serve as a non-voting advisor [...]