Material Minds Podcast

INM proudly presents Material Minds, the INM podcast that delves into the world of innovative materials.

Material Minds: Under this motto, scientists from INM-Leibniz Institute for New Materials share their stories about their research. They tell us what excites them, their visions, reveal personal details from their day-to-day work, and show us the fascinating world of materials for tomorrow’s world.

Many thanks to Shrikrishnan Sankaran for moderating the talks.

In the first episode, Roland Bennewitz, Head of the Interactive Surfaces Research Department at INM shares his research experience with you. Discover how he accidentally made nanodiamonds, the intriguing feel of gift wrap paper, and Roland’s personal journey in research. Plus, don’t miss our fun game to get to know our guest and his favorite materials for a better world.

In the second episode, we have an insightful conversation with Sara Trujillo Muñoz, 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 use in the body. Sara also shares her passion for blending science with art, revealing her favorite material. Join us for this journey into the future of biocompatible innovations.