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Exploring a better World
through New Materials

Dive deep into the fascinating world of material science where innovation meets application. Each episode, we sit down with leading scientists to explore their journeys towards the creation of new materials. From nanotechnology to biomaterials and beyond, we uncover how these advancements are shaping our future. Whether you‘re a science enthusiast, a professional in the field, or just curious about the materials that make up our world, join us as we unravel the stories behind the science. Let‘s explore New Materials for a better World!


23.05.2024 | Podcast

Mohammad Torkamanzadeh

Episode 4: Mohammad Torkamanzadeh on Electrochemical Water Desalination and Extraction of Valuable Ions In this episode of the Material Minds podcast, host Shrikrishnan Sankaran talks with Mohammad Torkamanzadeh, a recently graduated postdoctoral researcher in the Energy and Energy Materials Research Department under Professor Volker Presser at INM. Mohammad explains his work on electrochemical water desalination, […]

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03.05.2024 | Podcast

Oskar Staufer

Episode 3: Oskar Staufer on innovative materials and cancer research Join us in this episode of the Material Minds podcast as we sit down with Oskar Staufer, head of the Immuno Materials research group at the INM, to explore groundbreaking materials science. Oskar takes us on a journey through his career, sharing insights into his […]

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20.03.2024 | Podcast

Sara Trujillo

Episode 2: Sara Trujillo explains materials host interactions In this Episode we have an insightful conversation with Sara Trujillo, head of the Materials Host Interactions Research Group at INM. Learn about her groundbreaking work on cell interactions, the remarkable story of Fluffy’s bone regeneration, and her latest endeavors in ensuring new materials are safe for […]

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15.03.2024 | Podcast

Roland Bennewitz

Episode 1: Roland Bennewitz explains interactive surfaces Join us on the Material Minds Podcast as we delve into the world of innovative materials with RolandBennewitz, Head of the Interactive Surfaces Research Department at INM. Discover how he accidentallymade nanodiamonds, the intriguing feel of gift wrap paper, and Roland’s personal journey in research.Plus, don’t miss our […]

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