Riccardo Pietrabissa

Riccardo Pietrabissa (riccardo.pietrabissa@polimi.it) is a full professor of bioengineering at Politecnico di Milano and the president of the Gruppo Nazionale di Bioingeneria. His research activity has been focused on experimental and computational biomechanics in the cardiovascular, orthopaedic, and tissue engineering, especially concerning prostheses, biomechanical models for artificial-natural functional interfaces, and numerical simulation of biological structures. He is a cofounder of the Laboratory of Biological Structure Mechanics of Politecnico di Milano.

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IEEE PULSE, Feature July/August 2015
Research in Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering
Research on biomaterials and related subjects has been active in Italy. Starting from the very first examples of biomaterials and biomedical devices, Italian researchers have always provided valuable scientific contributions. This trend has steadily increased. To provide a rough estimate... Read more