Principal Investigator (PI)
Professor Dimitrios Lamprou (Ph.D. MBA) is a subject matter expert in emerging (bio)pharmaceutical technologies for drug delivery systems and medical implants.
Dimitrios, has been recognized as world leader in 3D Printing & Microfluidics, with PubMed-based algorithms (Aug 2023) placed him in the top 0.11% of scholars in the world writing about 3D Printing, and in the top 0.074% of scholars in the world writing about microfluidics, over the past 10 years. Moreover, PubMed-based algorithms placed him in the top 0.64% of scholars in the world writing about nanofibers. Dimitrios, has also been named in the Stanford list 2021 & 2022 of World's Top 2% of scientists, for research in Pharmaceutics and Biomedical Engineering.
Dimitrios, is the author of over 150 peer-reviewed publications, has over 350 conference abstracts, has given over 150 Invited Talks in institutions and conferences across the world, and has secure Funding in excess of £4M. His research and academic leadership have been recognized in a range of awards, including the Royal Pharmaceutical Society Science Award and the Scottish Universities Life Sciences Alliance Leaders Scheme Award.
Dimitrios, is Full Professor (Chair) of Biofabrication and Advanced Manufacturing at Queen's University Belfast, Chair at United Kingdom and Ireland Controlled Release Society (UKICRS), Chair (Founder) of the Academy of Pharmaceutical Sciences (APS) Emerging Technologies Focus Group, Committee Member of the Bio-Effective Surface Treatment (BEST) - Advisory Group, Member of the British Standards Institute (BSI) AMT/8 committee for Additive Manufacturing, Section Editor for Heliyon (Pharmaceutical Sciences), Associate Editor at Innovation and Emerging Technologies, Associate Editor at Frontiers in Medical Technology – Nano-Based Drug Delivery Section, Editor for Topical Collection in Pharmaceutics (3D Printing and Bioprinting Applications in Pharmaceutics), Guest Editor for 20+ Special Issues in International Refereed Journals and Editorial Board Member for 5+ Refereed Journals. Dimitrios has also a number of important University & School roles, most noticeably in the area of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI).
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