Michael Doser

Affiliated Society: European Society for Biomaterials
Country of Residence: Germany
Current Position: Head of Department



Michael Doser got his Ph.D. in Biology at the University of Hohenheim. Since 1990 he is working at the Institute of Textile Technology and Process Engineering in Denkendorf, Germany, since 1998 as Head of the Department of Biomedical Engineering, where he develops with his group biomaterials for implants, regenerative medicine and medical devices with special interest on cell-material interactions. Since 2001 he is also Deputy Director of the Institute. Dr. Doser is lecturer at the University of Stuttgart and the University of Tuebingen and since 2011 also honorary professor of the Universtity of Stuttgart. He is member of several material and Tissue-Engineering Societies and actually Vice President of the European Society for Biomaterials. He is also active member of standard organisations (DIN, ISO, ASTM).

Areas of research interest:

  • Resorbable polymers
  • Regenerative Medicine (Skin, Liver, Nerves, Cartilage)
  • Polymer-based implants
  • Biomaterial functionalisation
  • Tissue Engineering (Pancreas)

Research keywords:

Biomaterials and Medical Products Commercialization, Polymers, Protein and Cells at Interfaces, Surface Characterization and Modification,Tissue Engineering, Cardiovascular Biomaterials, Biomaterials Education, Drug Delivery, Engineering Cells and Their Microenvironments