The “Gruppo Nazionale di Bioingegneria” annually awards extraordinary scientific achievements in the following topics:
- Bioinformatics, Medical Informatics and Clinical Engineering;
- Physiological system modelling;
- Biomechanics, rehabilitation & assistive technologies, prosthetics;
- Biomaterials, Cell & Tissue Engineering;
- Biomedical Signal Processing and Imaging;
- Neural Engineering, Biorobotics, Micro and Nano-technologies.
The prize is awarded to the most qualified PhD students selected from Italian Universities of the group GNB.
Each award is of € 1200,00.
The call for award is published each year on the following website: http://www.premignb2017.it
Past award recipients from Politecnico di Milano are:
GIOVANNI STEFANO UGOLINI
"Multi-layer micro devices for advanced cell culture applications"
"Mathematical tumor modelling toward a personalized approach in radiation therapy"
"Vascular Tissue Engineering: coupled approach between a computational model and experimental strategies for in vitro pulsatile perfusion cultures on three-dimensional tubular scaffolds"
"MRI-guidance in external beam radiotherapy: from planning to treatment"
"Functional assessment methods and EMG-based interventions for children with dystonia"
"Advanced EEG/ERP signal analysis for the investigation of early sensory processing and cognitive development"
"The control of multipotency and differentiation of stem cells in three-dimensional scaffolds structurally interacting at the cell scale"
"Engineered micro and macroscale human 3D vascularized bone models for the study of organotypic breast cancer metastases"
"A multiscale model of cardiac biomechanics to simulate surgical procedures in patients affected by hypoplastic heart syndrome"
"Bioengineered patches in the regeneration of infarcted myocardial tissue"
"Numerical modeling of hemodynamics in stented coronary arteries"
"Computational models of the hemodynamics in stage 1 palliations for the treatment of single ventricle heart diseases"