Table of all the Action Participants. This page is always under revision, we apologize if your name is currently not listed. A further detailed version including task-related expertise of the ENBA members could be found in the ENBA intranet.

First nameSurnameStatusInstitutionTownCountryOrgan. typeEmailECIKeywords
NickAldredMCNewcastle UniversityNewcastle Upon TyneUKAcademicnicholas.aldred@ncl.ac.ukNomarine, bioadhesion, biofouling, behaviour, larvae
FabioBadalamentinon-MC memberCNR-IAMCCastellammare del GolfoItalyApplied Reseach Institutefabio.badalamenti@cnr.itNoSeagrass, Root hair, Bioadhesion, Restoration Ecology
FaridBehboodi Sadabadnon-MC memberKarlsruhe Institute of TechnologyKarlsruheGermanyAcademicf.sadabad@gmail.comNoMulti-functional coating, Bio-adhesive, super-hydrophobic-super hydrophilic surface, Polymer material chemistry
PavloBekhtaInternational PartnerUkrainian National Forestry UniversityLvivUkraineAcademicbekhta@ukr.netNoAdhesive bonding of wood, wood thermoplastic polymer composites, thermo-mechanical treatment of wood, properties of wood and wood composites
MichaelBennemannnon-MC memberWestphalian Institue for BiomimeticsBocholtGermanyApplied Reseach Institutemichael.bennemann@w-hs.deYesBiomimetics, surface analysis, adhesive organs, stick insects, robotics
MattiasBerglinMCRISE Research Institutes of SwedenGothenburgSwedenApplied Reseach Institutemattias.berglin@ri.seNoantifouling, surface chemistry, surface morphology, biomimicry, biocompatibility
MarieBonneelnon-MC memberUniversity of MonsMonsBelgiumAcademicmarie.bonneel@umons.ac.beNoBiological adhesives, Adhesive proteins, Recombinant proteins, Defense system, Sea cucumber
FedericoBosiaMC substituteUniversity of TorinoTorinoItalyAcademicfbosia@unito.itYesAdhesion, friction, models, multiple peeling, finite elements
EnricoCatalanonon-MC memberDepartment of Clinical Molecular BiologyOsloNorwayAcademicenrico.catalano@medisin.uio.noYesmaterials characterization, nanofibre assemblies, biomaterials, nanotechnology, Alzheimer's disease
YendryCorralesInternational PartnerLANOTECSan JoséCosta RicaApplied Reseach Instituteyendry386@hotmail.comYesmicroscopy, materials science, bio-adhesives, extracellular nanoestructures, surface science
EduardCorreal MòdolMCForest Sciences Centre of CataloniaSolsonaSpainEU RTD Organisationeduard.correal@incafust.catYesWood technology, engineered wood products, strength grading, structural materials, weathering
CathyCozadnon-MC memberBoston ScientificEdinaUSAIndustrycatherine.cozad@bsci.comNobioadhesion
Aranzazudel CampoMC substituteNM-Leibniz Institute for New MaterialsSaarbrückenGermanyAcademicaranzazu.delcampo@leibniz-inm.deNocatechol, biomedical adhesives, hydrogels, tissue glues
SimoneDimartinoMCUniversity of EdinburghEdinburghUnited KingdomAcademicsimone.dimartino@ed.ac.ukYesAlgae, Spectroscopy, 3D printing, Bioadhesion, Microscopy
AndrasDinnyesMCBioTalentum LtdGodolloHungarySMEandras.dinnyes@biotalentum.huNostem cells, neuronal, 2D and 3D, toxicology, regenerative medicine
HannaDodiukMC substituteShenkar CollegeRamat GawIsraelAcademichannad@shenkar.ac.ilNoadhesive, surface chemistry, coating, durability, polymer
DimitraDodouMC substituteDelft University of TechnologyDelftNetherlandsAcademicd.dodou@tudelft.nlNosoft-tissue adhesives, wet adhesion, tree-frog adhesion, biomimetics, experimental methods
AritaDubnikaMCRiga Technical UniversityRigaLatviaAcademicarita.dubnika@rtu.lvYesBiomaterials, bone implants, drug delivery
ThomasEderthMCLinköping UniversityLinköpingSwedenAcademicted@ifm.liu.seNoBiofouling, surface chemistry, polymers, self-assembled monolayers, surface spectroscopy
WenwenFangnon-MC memberAalto UniversityEspooFinlandAcademicwenwen.fang@aalto.fiNoNanocellulose, cellulose binding fusion proteins, resilin, microscopy, nanocomposite
Bernd L.Fiebichnon-MC memberVivaCell Biotechnology GmbHDenzlingenGermanySMEfiebich@vivacell.deNobioactivity, cellular models, inflammation, health benefits
PatrickFlammangMCUniversity of MonsMonsBelgiumAcademicPatrick.Flammang@umons.ac.beNomarine invertebrates, adhesive proteins, functional morphology
GabrielFurtosMCBolyai UniversityCluj NapocaRomaniaAcademicgfurtos@yahoo.co.ukNoDental composites, Dental adhesion, Dental adhesives, Biomaterials
MaraGrubeMC substituteUniversity of LatviaRigaLatviaAcademicgrube@lu.lvNoFT-IR spectroscopy, microbiology, biotechnology, cell responces, macromolecular composition of cells
MeirHaberMCBiota LtdOr AkivaIsraelSMEmeir@algawish.comNoMucoadhesion, algal bioadhesives, hemostats, tissue adhesives & sealants, drug delivery
EliseHennebertMCUniversity of MonsMonsBelgiumAcademicelise.hennebert@umons.ac.beYesMarine adhesion, sea stars, adhesive proteins, recombinant proteins, mechanical properties
MarianneHiorthMCUniversity of OsloOsloNorwayAcademicmarianne.hiorth@farmasi.uio.no Nopolymer-coated liposomes, polymer-based nanospheres, drug delivery, oral cavity, mucoadhesion
Ki WoongKangnon-MC memberUniversity of CambridgeCambridgeUKAcademickwk22@cam.ac.ukNobiomechanics, invertebrates, morphology, bioadhesive, biomimetics
JanKardelanon-MC memberNewcastle UniversityNewcastle Upon TyneUKAcademicj.h.kardela2@ncl.ac.ukNoBiofouling, adhesion, superhydrophilic, polymers, testing methods
JaroslavKatonaMCFaculty of Technology Novi SadNovi SadSerbiaAcademicjkatona@uns.ac.rsYescolloids, biopolymers, latexes, films, coatings
DavorKovačevićMCUniversity of ZagrebZagrebCroatiaAcademicdavor.kovacevic@chem.pmf.hrNophysical chemistry of macromolecules, adhesion, bacteria, polyelectrolytes, polyelectroylte multilayers
PäiviLaaksonenMCAalto UniversityEspooFinlandAcademicpaivi.laaksonen@aalto.fiYesNanocellulose, adhesive proteins, single molecule force spectroscopy, interfaces, hybrid materials
JulianLangowskinon-MC memberWageningen University & ResearchWageningenNetherlandsAcademicjulian.langowski@wur.nlNoTree frog, Toe pad, Bioadhesion, Wet adhesion, Attachment mechanisms
AnneLavalettenon-MC memberPaniboisMarcilly en VilletteFranceIndustryanne.lavalette@panibois.comYeswet wood, bio‐adhesive, immediate bonding, heat, dietary
PhilippeLeclerenon-MC memberUniversity of MonsMonsBelgiumAcademicphilippe.leclere@umons.ac.beNoAFM, adhesives, mechanical properties, quantitative analysis
MathildeLefevrenon-MC memberUniversity of MonsMonsBelgiumAcademicmathilde.lefevre@umons.ac.beNoBiological adhesion, Recombinant proteins, Atomic Force Microscopy, Mechanical properties, Biomimetics
BirgitLengerernon-MC memberUniversity of MonsMonsBelgiumAcademicbirgit.lengerer@umons.ac.beYestemorary adhesion, marine invertebrates, molecular biology, morphology
MarkusLinderMCAalto UniversityEspooFinlandAcademicmarkus.linder@aalto.fiNorecombinant DNA, biomimetics, assembly, proteins, production
SilviaMarchesanMC substituteUniversity of TriesteTriesteItalyAcademicsmarchesan@units.itYesself-assembly, hydrogels, nanostructures, peptides, amino acids
MartinaMarchetti-DeschmannMC substituteVienna University of TechnologyViennaAustriaAcademicmartina.marchetti-deschmann@tuwien.ac.atNoanalytical chemistry, comics technologies, mass spectrometry, surface analysis
LauraMargonon-MC memberCEEBIOSSenlisFranceOtherlaura.magro@ceebios.comYesbiomimicry, materials, composites
Jose MiguelMartin MartinezMCUniversity of AlicanteAlicanteSpainAcademicjm.martin@ua.esNoSelf-healing, adhesive, polyurethane, adhesion, smart polymers
Anna McElhattonMCUniversity of MaltaGziraMaltaAcademicanna.mcelhatton@um.edu.mtNobiofilms; food; contact materials; surfaces
BrankaNjegić DžakulaMC substituteRuđer Bošković InstituteZagrebCroatiaOtherbnjeg@irb.hrYescalcium carbonate, crystal growth, biomineralization, calcite, vaterite
SylviaNürnbergerMCMedical University of ViennaViennaAustriaAcademicsylvia.nuernberger@meduniwien.ac.atYesfibrin, tick skin plug, biochemistry, biocompatibility, tissue engineering
EbruOnerMCMarmara UniversityIstanbulTurkeyAcademicebru.toksoy@marmara.edu.trNoPolysaccharides, Levan, biomaterial, microbial production, bioactive surfaces
Jose M.PalomoMC substituteCSICMadridSpainAcademicjosempalomo@icpc.sic.esNoprotein chemistry, carbohydrate chemistry, biomaterials, polymers, support functionalization
Giovanni M.PavanMCSUPSIMannoSwitzerlandAcademicgiovanni.pavan@supsi.chYesmolecular simulation, self-assembly, molecular recognition, multiscale modeling, binding
TomažPepelnjakMCUniversity of LjubljanaLjubljanaSloveniaAcademictomaz.pepelnjak@fs.uni-lj.siNoMaterial Forming, Numerical Similation, Process Optimisation, Biomimetics in Forming, Innovative production techniques
Anne MariePowerMCNational University of Ireland Galway IrelandGalwayIrelandAcademicannemarie.power@nuigalway.ieNobarnacle, adhesion, protein
JoshuaRainenon-MC memberNewcastle UniversityNewcastle upon TyneUKAcademicj.j.raine@ncl.ac.ukNoadhesive, biofouling, protein, barnacle, surfaces
PRamesh BabuMCTrnity College DublinDublinIrelandAcademicbabup@tcd.ieYesAdhesives, biobased polymes, nanocomposites, electrospinning, membarne separations
CatarinaReisMC substituteFaculty of PharmacyLisboaPortugalAcademiccatarinapintoreis@gmail.comYesNanotechnology, polymers, biadhesive, drug delivery, therapeutics
KlausRischkaMCFraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Technology and Advanced Materials IFAMBremenGermanyApplied Reseach Instituteklaus.rischka@ifam.fraunhofer.deNoGC/MS, Peptide synthesis, MALDI-ToF MS, QCM-D, Adhesives
MarceloRodriguesnon-MC memberNewcastle UniversityNewcastle upon TyneUKAcademicmarcelorodrigues@gmx.atYesAiptasia, cnidarian, molecular biology, proteomics, transcriptomics
UteRothbächerMC substituteUniversity InnsbruckInnsbruckAustriaAcademicute.rothbaecher@uibk.ac.atNotunicate, molecular biology, bioadhesion, gene interference, genomics
DanielRuiz MolinaMC substituteICN2BarcelonaAcademicSpainAcademicdani.ruiz@icn2.catNocatechol, adhesion, coating, drug delivery, hybrids
NabanitaSahaMCTomas Bata UniversityZlinCzech RepublicAcademicnabanita@utb.czNoBacterial cellulose, Hydrogel, polymeric biomaterial, food packaging, biomatrial for bone tissue regeneration
Nibedita SahaMC substituteTomas Bata UniversityZlinCzech RepublicAcademicnibedita@uni.utb.czYesCluster, Performance Management, Multi-stakeholder Initiative, Societal challenge,Sustainability
RomanaSantosMCUniversity of Lisbon, MARELisbonPortugalAcademicromana.santos@campus.ul.ptNomarine adhesion, sea urchins, adhesive and de-adhesive proteins, recombinant proteins, biomedical adhesives
A.SezaiSaracnon-MC memberIstanbul Technical UniversityIstanbulTurkeyAcademicsarac@itu.edu.trNoElectrospinning,Biocompatible Nanofibers,Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy,Covalent Enzyme &Protein Immobilization,Surface Characterizations
MicheleScaragginon-MC memberUniversita' del SalentoLecceItalyAcademicmichele.scaraggi@unisalento.itYessoft contacts, mechanics, interfaces, tribology, bio-mimetics
ThomasScheibelnon-MC memberUniversity of BayreuthBayreuthGermanyAcademicthomas.scheibel@bm.uni-bayreuth.deNostructural and adhesive proteins, protein analytics, molecular design and recombinant protein production, functional modification of proteins, processing techniques
TobiasSeidlnon-MC memberWestpfälische HochschuleBocholtGermanyAcademictobias.seidl@w-hs.deNorobotics, lightweight design, biomimetics, sensing
UrartuSekerMC substituteBilkent UniversityAnkaraTurkeyAcademicurartu@bilkent.edu.trYessynthetic biology, protein engineering, genome engineering, bionanotechnology
AlinaSionkowskaMCNicolaus Copernicus UniversityTorunPolandAcademicas@chem.umk.plNobiopolymers, collagen, chitosan, biomaterials, cosmetics
AlejandroSosnikMC substituteTechnionHaifaIsraelAcademicalesosnik@gmail.comNobiomaterials; polymer chemistry; drug delivery; drug targeting; cancer; HIV; nanotechnology
ThomasSpecknon-MC memberBotanischen Garten der Universität FreiburgFreiburgGermanyAcademicthomas.speck@biologie.uni-freiburg.deNobiomimetics, functional morphology, biomechnics, plants, climbers
IngunnThoMCUniversity of OsloOsloNorwayAcademicingunn.tho@farmasi.uio.noNopharmaceutical applications, mucoadhesion, mucuspenetration, drug delivery, biomedical application
VladkovaTodorkaMCUniversity of Chemical Technology and MetallurgySofiaBulgariaAcademictgv@uctm.eduNobioadhesion, biofilms, mechanisms, EPS, cross-lincing
MichaelVarenbergnon-MC memberGeorgia Institute of TechnologyAtlantaUSAAcademicvarenberg@gatech.eduNoTribology, surfaces, contact, adhesion, friction
SergeiVlassovMCUniversity of TartuTartuEstoniaAcademicsergei.vlassov@ut.eeYesnanotribology, thin coatings, nanomanipulations, mechanical properties, microscopy
DagmarVoigtMCTU DresdenDresdenGermanyAcademicdagmar.voigt@tu-dresden.deNoattachment, biological surfaces, functional morphology, insect glue, plant glue
Janekvon ByernMCLudwig Boltzmann Institute for Experimental and Clinical TraumatologyViennaAustriaAcademicvbyern@freenet.deNosalamander, insect, secretion, snail, cephalopod
UrskaVrabic BrodnjakMCUniversity of LjubljanaLjubljanaSloveniaAcademicurska.vrabic@ntf.uni-lj.siYespackaging, adhesives, chitosan, chitin, shellac
JuliaWunderernon-MC memberUniversity InnsbruckInnsbruckAustriaAcademicjulia.wunderer@uibk.ac.atNoBioadhesion, Flatwoms, in situ hybridization, RNAi, Morphology
ZhenyuZhangnon-MC memberUniversity of BirminghamBirminghamUKAcademicz.j.zhang@bham.ac.ukYesAFM, adsorption, adhesion, interface
FrancescaZitonon-MC memberConsiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Istituto di Biomedicina e Immunologia MolecolarePalermoItalyApplied Reseach Institutefrancesca.zito@ibim.cnr.itNoextracellular matrix, development, cell adhesion, biomineralization, signaling
MichalZurovecMCEntomology Institute of the Biology Centre CASCeske BudejoviceCzech RepublicAcademiczurovec@entu.cas.czNolepidoptera, silk, transcriptome, proteomics, recombinant protein
DavidMerrittInternational PartnerUniversity of QueenslandBrisbaneAustraliaAcademicd.merritt@uq.edu.auNo
BennoMeyer-RochowInternational PartnerReearch Institute of Luminous OrganismsNakanogoJapanAcademicmeyrow@gmail.comNo
AtsushiOguraInternational PartnerNagahama Institute of Bioscience and TechnologyTamuraJapanAcademicaogu@whelix.infoNo
TomaszKrystofiakMCPoznan University of Life SciencesPoznanPolandAcademictomkrys@up.poznan.plNoadhesive, adhesion, wood, plastic, wood based material
LigiaLigianon-MC memberEntomology Institute of the Biology Centre CASCeske BudejoviceCzech RepublicAcademiclvieira@entu.cas.czYesbiomaterials, recombinant proteins, biological engeneering, silk
PhilippThurnernon-MC memberTU WienViennaAustriaAcademicphilipp.thurner@tuwien.ac.atNonanomechanics, micromechanics, atomic force microscopy, force spectroscopy, biomechanics
Miguel ÁngelMoreno Villaécijanon-MC memberCatalan Institute of Nanoscience and NanotechnologyBarcelonaSpainApplied Reseach Institutemiguelangel.moreno@icn2.catNobioinspired; catechol; step-growth; tissue engineering; surgical adhesives
CarolinaCasagualda Clapésnon-MC memberCatalan Institute of Nanoscience and NanotechnologyBarcelonaSpainApplied Reseach Institutecarolina.casagualda@icn2.catNocatechol, coating, adhesive, Parkinson’s disease, nanoparticles
MarianFürsatznon-MC memberLudwig Bolzmann Institute for Experimental and Clinical TraumatologyViennaAustriaApplied Reseach Institutemarian.fuersatz@gmail.comNoTissue Regeneration, Cell‐Therapy, Fibrin, Surface Modification, Morphology
Parameswara RaoVuddandanon-MC memberLulea University of TechnologyLuleaSwedenAcademicparrao@ltu.seYesPolymer thin films, nanoparticles
SevgiBalciogluenon-MC memberInonu UniversityMalatyaTurkeyAcademicsevgibalcioglu@gmail.comYesbiomaterial, polyurethane, tissue adhesive, biocompatibility, cell
AnkurGoelnon-MC memberVolkswagenMunchenGermanyApplied Reseach Institutegoelankur1996@gmail.comYesGecko, Polyurethane, Tactile Sensing, Composites
BurhanAtesnon-MC memberInonu UniversityMalatyaTurkeyAcademicburhan.ates@inonu.edu.trNoTissue adhesive