Head of the Nanotechnology Department
Laser Zentrum Hannover e.V.
Prof. Dr. Boris Chichkov has completed his PhD at the age of 25 years from the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology. He has made Habilitation in physics in 1997 from the Hannover University. He is Professor at the Institut für Quantenoptik at the Leibniz Universität Hannover. Since 2004 he is Head of the Nanotechnology Department at the Laser Zentrum Hannover e.V. - one of the European leading institutes in laser development and laser material processing. He has published more than 400 papers in well reputed journals and has been serving as an editorial board member of “Applied Physics A”; “Biofabrication”; “International Journal of Bioprinting” and “Materials Science and Engineering: C” Materials for Biological Applications.
Applications of lasers in micro- and nanotechnology for photonics, plasmonics and biomedicine, Multiphoton polymerization and development of novel photosensitive, bioactive and biodegradable functional materials as well as nano composites, laser technologies for the production of implants, tissue engineering and regenerative medicine