Vahid Ansari

PhD Student

3D printing initiative

Vahid is a PhD student with a background in organic and polymer chemistry who joined the department of complex tissue regeneration (CTR) of MERLN institute for technology-inspired regenerative medicine in February 2016. He is doing interdisciplinary research at the interfaces between organic chemistry, polymer chemistry, polymer physics and regenerative medicine. His research interests focuses on the synthesis of thermoplastic polymers with enhanced thermo-mechanical properties and bioactivity for additive manufacturing, and studying the relations between the cell behaviors and the properties of the polymers.