Dimitrios Stamatialis

CURRICULUM VITAE – D. Stamatialis

1. Personal Information

Name: Dimitrios F. Stamatialis

Date and place of Birth: 21/01/1968, Sarti - Halkidiki, Greece.

Nationality: Hellenic

Current address: MIRA Institute, University of Twente, Faculty of Science and Technology, Department of Biomaterials Science and Technology – ZH 233, P.O. Box 217, 7500 AE Enschede, The Netherlands

Telephone: +31-53-4894675 (office) and +31- 0624935487 (mobile)

E-mail: d.stamatialis@utwente.nl

Personal status: Married to Ellie Stamatialis - Bouwman / two children (Daniel and Thomas).

2. Degrees

B. Sc. Chemistry, University of Athens, 1989, (Very good).

Ph.D. University of Athens (Physical Chemistry Department), 1995, (Excellent – with honors).

3.

Languages (talking, reading, writing)

English: (excellent, excellent, excellent)

Dutch: (very good, very good, good)

Greek: (excellent, excellent, excellent).

4. Employment activities

September 2013 – present date: Professor of Biomedical Membranes and (bio) artificial organs, department of Biomaterials Science and Technology, MIRA institute of Biomedical Engineering and Technical Medicine, Faculty of Science and Technology, University of Twente–The Netherlands.

January 2011 – August 2013: Associate professor at the Biomaterials Science and Technology department, in MIRA institute of Biomedical Engineering and Technical Medicine, Faculty of Science and Technology, University of Twente–The Netherlands. Research direction: (a) Biomedical Membranes and (bio) artificial organs.

January 2007 – December 2010: Associate professor at the Membrane Technology group, in the Faculty of Science and Technology of the University of Twente – The Netherlands.

March 2002 – December 2006: Assistant professor at the Membrane Technology, in the Faculty of Science and Technology of the University of Twente – The Netherlands.

March 2000 – February 2002: Senior researcher in the European Membrane Institute Twente (EMI–Twente) in the Membrane Technology Group of the University of Twente –The Netherlands. Subject: “Development of an iontophoretic transdermal drug delivery system”.

September 1999 – February 2000: Postdoctoral researcher in the Transport of Matter Group at the Institute of Physical Chemistry in NCSR “Demokritos” in Greece. Subject: “Study of penetration of solvents, swelling agents and their mixtures in polymers of micro-lithography”.

September 1998 – August 1999: Postdoctoral researcher in the Membrane Technology Group of Prof. M. N. de Pinho at the “Instituto Superior Tecnico” of the Technical University of Lisbon-Portugal. Subjects: (a) Atomic force microscopy of dense and asymmetric cellulose based membranes” (b) “Optimization of cellulose acetate propionate composite membranes”.

January 1998 – August 1998: During military service, researcher in the Greek Army Research and Technology Center (Results classified). Subjects: (a) “Research and development of composite materials (polymer/ceramic) as armor systems” and (b) “Development of anti-IR paintings for military vehicles”.

October 1995 - September 1996: Postdoctoral researcher in the Transport of Matter Group (Group leader Dr. J.H. Petropoulos) at the Institute of Physical Chemistry in NCSR “Demokritos”. Subjects: (a) Further work on liquid penetration in cellulose acetate (October- December 1995). (b) Penetration of alcohols in poly methacrylates (January 1996-September 1996).

April 1995 - October 1995: Postdoctoral fellow (fellowship awarded by the E.U. within the framework of the Human Capital and Mobility Project entitled “Functional Membranes”) in the Membrane Technology Group of Prof. H. Strathmann at the University of Twente in the Netherlands. Subject: “Development of an interferometric technique for vapor sorption studies in rubbery (silicone rubber) and glassy polymeric (cellulose acetate, poly trimethylsilyl- propyne) membranes”.

March 1990 - March 1995: Postgraduate student (fellowship awarded by NCSR “Demokritos”) in the Transport of Matter Group (Group leader Dr. J.H. Petropoulos) at the Institute of Physical Chemistry. Subject: “Fundamental experimental studies of sorption and diffusion of micro-molecular liquids and vapors in polymeric membranes by means of sorption-kinetic and optical (polarizing microscopy, micro-densitometry, micro-interferometry) methods”.

5. Research activities

Supervision of researchers – Current status

I am currently daily supervisor and promotor of the following PhD researchers. In all projects, I am the UT principal investigator. For BIOART I am also the network coordinator.

Project title

Researchers

Contract expires

Nano-composite membranes for bioseparations

Ilaria Geremia – PhD student

February 2018

3D Lung on chip

Thijs Pasman – PhD student

June 2018

New methods for blood detoxification

Odyl den Beek – PhD student

February 2019

Encapsulation of pancreatic cells

K.Skryzpek - PhD student

May 2016

Prototype (bio) artificial kidney devices

(BIOART)

N. Chevchik - PhD student

D. Pavlenko – PhD student

September 2016

Purification and separation of macromolecular compounds by continuous field-flow fractionation

B. Kavurt– PhD student

October 2015

High throughput screening of biologically active surface nanotopographies

F. Hulshof– PhD student

April 2015

Research Grants

The table presents the grants I obtained as main applicant and / or principal investigator:

Project title

Funding body (period)

Personnel

Budget (k€)

Nano-composite membranes for bioseparations

EU ETN, The Link

(2014-2018)

2 PhD students (3y)

500

Preclinical in vivo testing of MMM for blood purification

MIRA voucher

(2015)

0.5 fte technician

(6 months)

40

3D lung on chip

Dutch lung foundation

(2015-2018)

1 PhD student (3y)

200

New methods for blood detoxification, KidneyPort

LSH Impulse (2014-2017)

1 PhD student (4y)

500

Encapsulation of pancreatic cells

JDRF USA (2013-2016)

1 PhD student (3y)

400

Prototype (bio) artificial kidney devices for removal of uremic toxins

EU ITN, BIOART

(2012-2016)

2 PhD students (3y)

900

Purification and separation of macromolecular compounds by field-flow fractionation (FFF)

STW SmartSep program

(2011 – 2015)

1 PhD student (4y)

350

High throughput screening of biologically active surface nanotopographies

NNI program

(2011-2015)

1 PhD student (4y)

280

Development of membrane for Bioartificial kidney

BioMedical Material BMM (2009-2014)

1 PostDoc (3.8y)

380

Mixed matrix Membranes for toxin removal from blood

Dutch kidney foundation

(2009-2013)

1 PhD student (4y)

285

Platform for ligand immobilization focused on proteins

Dutch Separation Techn. Institute (2009-2012)

1 PostDoc (3y)

200

Nanofiltration at extreme conditions

Dutch Separation Techn. Institute (2007-2012)

2 PhD students, 1 PostDoc (3y)

830

Development of hollow fiber organic solvent filtration

STW – open technology

(2007-2010)

1 PhD student (4y), 1 technician (2y)

350

Biomimetic capillaries for TE

STW - open technology

(2005-2009)

1 PhD student (4y)

250

Massive scale up of capillary electrochromatography

NWO – ECHO

(2005-2009)

1 PhD student (4y)

250

Advanced Microstructures for TE

Univ. Twente

(2004-2009)

1 PhD student (4y), 1 PostDoc (2y)

540

Promotion of PhD students

PhD thesis title

PhD student

Year

Membrane concepts for blood purification

M. Tijink

2013

Development of Membranes for organic solvent filtration

S. Dutczak

2011

Membrane supported scaffold architectures for tissue engineering

N. S. Bettahalli

2011

Charged porous membrane structures for separation of biomolecules

K. K. Kopec

2011

Design strategies for tissue engineering scaffolds

B. Papenburg

2009

Development of new membrane materials for direct methanol fuel cells

M.H. Yildirim

2009

Fullerene and dendrimer based nanocomposite gas separation membranes

D.M. Sterescu

2007

Membrane module and process development for monopolar and bipolar membrane electrodialysis

J. Balster

2006

Waste minimization in chromium plating industry

I. Frenzel

2005

Poly (dimethyl siloxane) based composite nanofiltration membranes for non aqueous applications

N. Stafie

2004

6.

Selected international activities

2014 -2015:

- Editor of the “International journal of artificial organs”, section biomaterials and nanotechnology (2014-present date)

- Member of the EuTox group, a working group dealing with coordination of European research on uremic toxins (2014-present date).

- Member of the scientific committee of the ESAO 2015 conference (September 2015, Leuven - Belgium).

- Member of the international advisory committee of the 27th European conference on Biomaterials, (August - September 2015, Krakow Poland).

- Member of editorial board of the “Separation and Purification Technology” journal (2014-present date).

- Principal Investigator of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) USA project on encapsulation of pancreatic cells.

- Coordinator of the Marie Curie training network “BIOART”: Training network for developing innovative (bio) artificial devices for treatment of kidney and liver disease.

- Invited plenary lecture at the Gordon Conference: Membranes, materials and processes, (July 2014, Boston, USA).

- Invited keynote lecture at the international congress of nanotechnology medicine & biology, BioNanoMed 2014, (March 2014, Krems, Austria).

- Invited keynote lecture at the Annual meeting of the European Society for Artificial Organs (ESAO), (September 2014, Rome, Italy).

Member of the scientific commission at annual meeting of the European Society for Artificial Organs (ESAO), (September 2014, Rome, Italy).

- Invited lecture at the National Centre of Scientific research Demokritos Athens Greece, June 13, 2014

2011- 2013:

- Research visits at the Renal Research Institute (New York – USA): co - supervisor of clinical studies for the removal of uremic toxins via artificial kidney devices.

- Member of the scientific commission of the Euromembrane 2012, London, UK.

- Guest editor of special issue on "Artificial organs and biomaterials" of the Journal of Functional Biomaterials.

- Member of the scientific commission of the 24th European conference on Biomaterials, ESB 2011, Dublin Ireland.

2008 - 2011:

- Organizer of symposium about membranes for TE at the annual meeting of the TE society (Galway, Ireland).

- Organizer of Marie Curie course entitled: ”Nano-structured materials and Membranes for Health and Sustainable Water” (University of Twente, 60 participants / 23 invited lecturers from all over the world).

- Organizer of symposium about membranes for artificial organs at the annual meeting of the European society for artificial organs, ESAO 09 (Compiegne, France).

- Organizer of symposium about membranes for TE at the annual meeting of the TE society (Porto, Portugal).

2004 – 2009: Coordinator of the European network of Excellence “Nanomempro” exploring and coordinating research on the application of membranes for bio-artificial organs and tissue regeneration.

2009 – Present: Coordinator of the cluster: “Membranes for health” within the European Membrane House; an organization exploring membrane research in European level.

2005 – Present: Member of the scientific commissions of important conferences: Annual meetings of the European Tissue engineering society (TERMIS – EU), Euromembrane, Annual meetings of the European Society of Artificial organs (ESAO) and others.

2002 – Present: Regular reviewer of scientific journals: Biomaterials, J. Controlled Release, Bio-macromolecules, Lab on Chip; Small; Current Drug Delivery J., J. Pharmaceutical Sciences, J. Pharmacy and Pharmacology, Macromolecules, Separation and Purification technology, J. Membrane Science, Separation Science and Technology, Colloids and Interface Science, Lab on Chip, Advanced Materials and others.

2002 – Present: Regular reviewer of research proposals for STW, NWO, the Greek Ministry of Science and Education, and others.

2002 – Present: Member of European Membrane Society (EMS), European Society of Artificial organs (ESAO), European society of Biomaterials, European Tissue Engineering society (ETES).

2000 – 2003: Senior researcher in the European project (FP5) entitled: Active transdermal drug delivery system, ACTRADEL.

April 1995 - October 1995: Research fellow (EU fellowship within the framework of the Human Capital and Mobility Project entitled “Functional Membranes”)

7.

Teaching activities

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Perform teaching of the following courses: Thermodynamics and physical chemistry: biomedical engineering study of the University of Twente (BSc, 5 ECTS, 2003– present).

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Biomedical membranes and bioartificial organs: biomedical engineering and technical medicine study of the University of Twente (MSc, 5 ECTS, 2015 – present).

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Biomedical membrane applications: biomedical engineering study of the University of Twente (MSc, 5 ECTS, 2004 – 2014).

·

Membrane technology practical: chemical and biomedical engineering study of the University of Twente (MSc, 5 ECTS, 2002 – 2014).

·

Blood purification practical course (TG): technical medicine study of the University of Twente (BSc, 2 ECTS, 2004 – present).

·

Mentor of BMT student groups within the BSc and MSc studies.

·

Development together with teachers of high schools of a course (teaching material and practical exercise) on blood purification. The course is currently being taught in several high schools in the Netherlands.

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Numerous lectures at Summer Schools and other teaching initiatives (see conferences).

·

Completed successfully the “Didactisch UT Inwerktraject” (DUIT) course of the University of Twente for my teaching certification.

·

Completed successfully the course “academic leadership”. The course is followed by associate professors employed at the University of Twente.

Awards

(1)

Top three in the contest for “Central Education price, 2008” (Teacher of the year 2008) of the University of Twente

(2)

“Teacher of the year 2008” for the Biomedical Engineering study of University of Twente.

8. Publications - Patents

PhD thesis

Title: “Study of the transport mechanism of micromolecular solvents or swelling agents in glassy polymeric membranes by various methods”, Chemistry Department, University of Athens (1995).

Books

“Biomedical membranes and bioartificial organs”, D. F. Stamatialis, editor, in preparation, (2016).

“Drug delivery through skin-overcoming the ultimate biological membrane”. D.F. Stamatialis, In “Membranes for Life sciences”, Chapter 7, p. 191-226. Peinemann, K. V., Nunes S, Ed. Wiley, ISBN: 978-3-527-31480-5 (2008).

Patents

[1] “Crosslinked polyimide membrane”, S. Dutczak, P. Cuperus, D.F Stamatialis EP 11171318.6. (2012).

[2] “Hollow fiber membrane”, K.K. Kopec, S. Dutczak, D.F Stamatialis, M. Wessling, Patent application EP 10155639.7. (2010).

[3] “Hollow fiber membrane”, K.K. Kopec, S. Dutczak, D.F Stamatialis, M. Wessling, Patent application WO 2011/108929 A2 (2011).

[4] “High throughput screening method and apparatus for analyzing interactions between surfaces with different topography and environment”, J. de Boer, C. van Blitterswijk, H. Unadkat, D.F. Stamatialis, B. Papenburg, M. Wessling WO 2009/058015 A1 (2009).

[5] “Ion permeable membrane and the production thereof”, J. H Balster, D.F. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, WO2008/122442 (2008).

[6] Gas separation membranes comprising permeability enhancing additives”, D.M. Sterescu, D.F. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, WO2007/105952 A1 (2007).

[7] “The method of nanofiltration separation of organic liquids”, A.V. Volkov, V.S. Khotimsky, V.V. Parashchuk, D. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, V.V. Volkov and N.A. Plate. RU2297975 C1 (2007).

Publications in international peer reviewed journals

[1] “Analysis of high-throughput screening reveals the effect of surface topographies on cellular morphology” M. Hulsman, F. Hulshof, H. Unadkat, B. Papenburg, D. Stamatialis, R. Truckenmüller, C. van Blitterswijk, J. de Boer and M. J.T. Reinders. Acta Biomat., (2015), accepted.

[2] “Development of a living membrane comprising of a functional human renal proximal tubule cell monolayer on polyethersulfone polymeric membrane”, C.M.S. Schophuizen, I.E. De Napoli, J. Jansen, S. Teixeira, M.J. Wilmer, J.G.J. Hoenderop, L.P.W. Van den Heuvel, R. Masereeuw, D. Stamatialis, Acta Biomat., 14 (2015), 22-32.

[3] "Membranes for separation of biomacromolecules and bioparticles via flow field-flow fractionation", B. Kavurt, M. Marioli, W. Kok, D. Stamatialis, J. Chem. Tech. Biotech., 90, (2015), 11-18.

[4] “Effect of tissue scaffold topography on protein structure monitored by fluorescence spectroscopy”, C. A. M. Portugal, R. Truckenmüller, D. Stamatialis, J. G. Crespo, J. Biotech., 189 (2014), 166-174.

[5] “Facile method of building hydroxyapatite 3D scaffolds assembled from porous hollow fibers enabling nutrient delivery”, D. Salamon, S. Teixeira, S. Dutczak, D.F. Stamatialis, Ceramic Inter., 40 (2014) 14793-14799.

[6] “Polymeric hollow fiber membranes for bioartificial organs and tissue engineering applications”, N. Diban, D. Stamatialis, J. Chem. Tech. Biotech., 89 (2014), 633-643.

[7] “Mixed matrix membranes: a new asset for blood purification therapies” M.S.L. Tijink, J. Kooman, M. Wester, J. Sun, S. Saiful, J. A. Joles, Z. Borneman, M. Wessling, D. F. Stamatialis, Blood Purif., 37 (2014) 1-3.

[8] “Development of multilayer constructs for tissue engineering”, N.M.S. Bettahalli, N. Groen, H. Steg, H. Unadkat, J. de Boer, C.A. van Blitterswijk, M. Wessling, D. Stamatialis, J. Tiss. Eng. Regen. Med., 8 (2014) 106-119.

[9] “Effect of Surface Morphology of Poly (ε-caprolactone) Scaffolds on Adipose Stem Cell Adhesion and Proliferation”, N. Diban, S.Haimi, L. Bolhuis-Versteeg, S. Teixeira, S. Miettinen, A. Poot, D. W. Grijpma, D. Stamatialis, Macrom. Symp., 334 (2013), 126-132.

[10] “Development of novel membranes for blood purification therapies based on copolymers of N-vinylpyrrolidone and n-butylmethacrylate”, M. Tijink, J. Janssen, M. Timmer, J. Austen, Y. Aldenhoff, J. Kooman, L. Koole, J. Damoiseaux, R. van Oerle, Y. Henskens, D. Stamatialis, J. Mater. Chem. B, 1 (44) (2013) 6066-6077.

[11] “Mixed matrix hollow fiber membranes for removal of protein-bound toxins from human plasma” M. Tijink, M. Wester, G. Glorieux, K.G.F. Gerritsen, J. Sun, P. Swart, Z. Borneman, M. Wessling, R. Vanholder, J.A. Joles, D. Stamatialis, Biomater., 34 (2013) 7819-7828.

[12] “A metal ion charged mixed matrix membrane for selective adsorption of hemoglobin”, K.K.R. Tetala. K. Skrzypek, M. Levisson, D.F. Stamatialis, Sep. Pur. Tech., 115 (2013) 20-26.

[13] “Corrugated round fibers to improve cell adhesion and proliferation in tissue engineering scaffolds”, N.M.S. Bettahalli, I.T.M. Arkesteijn, M. Wessling, A.A. Poot, D. Stamatialis, Acta Biomat., 9 (2013) 6928-6935.

[14] “Development and characterization of Poly (ε-caprolactone) hollow fiber membranes for vascular tissue engineering”, N. Diban, S. Haimi, L. Bolhuis-Versteeg, S. Teixeira, S. Miettinen, A. Poot, D. Grijpma, D. Stamatialis, J. Membr. Sci., 438 (2013) 29-37.

[15] “Hollow fibers of Poly (lactide-co-glycolide) and Poly (ε-caprolactone) blends for vascular tissue engineering applications”, N. Diban, S. Haimi, L. Bolhuis-Versteeg, S. Teixeira, S. Miettinen, A. Poot, D. Grijpma, D. Stamatialis, Acta Biomat., 9 (2013) 6450-6458.

[16] “Mixed matrix membranes for efficient adsorption of copper ions from aqueous solutions”, K.K.R. Tetala, D. F. Stamatialis, Sep. Pur. Tech., 104 (2013) 214-220.

[17] “A modular versatile chip carrier for high throughput screening of cell-biomaterial interactions”, H. V. Unadkat, R. R. Rewagad, M. Hulsman, G.F.B. Hulshof, R. K. Truckenmüller, D.F. Stamatialis, M. J. T. Reinders, J. C. T. Eijkel, A. van den Berg, C. A. van Blitterswijk, J. de Boer, J Roy. Soc. Interface, 10 (78) (2013) 20120753.

[18] “New crosslinking method of polyamide-imide membranes for potential application in harsh polar aprotic solvents”, S.M. Dutczak, P. Cuperus, M. Wessling, D. Stamatialis, Sep. Pur. Tech., 102 (2013) 142-146.

[19] Porous membrane structures as stationary phase for capillary electrochromatography, K. K. Kopeć, M. Wessling, D. F. Stamatialis, Electroph., 33 (2012) 2892-2895.

[20] “A novel approach for blood purification: mixed matrix membranes combining diffusion and adsorption in one step”, M. S.L. Tijink, M. Wester, J. Sun, A. Saris, L.A.M. Bolhuis-Versteeg, S. Saiful, J. A. Joles, Z. Borneman, M. Wessling, D. F. Stamatialis, Acta Biomater. 8 (2012) 2279-2287.

[21] “Fabrication of cell container arrays with overlaid topographies”, R. Truckenmüller S. Giselbrecht, M. Escalante-Marun, M.Groenendijk, B. Papenburg, N. Rivron, H. Unadkat, V. Saile, V. Subramaniam, A. van den Berg, C. van Blitterswijk, M. Wessling, J. de Boer, D. Stamatialis, Biomed. Microdev., 14 (2012) 95-107.

[22] “Important factors influencing molecular weight cut-off determination of membranes in organic solvents”, H.J. Zwijnenberg, S.M. Dutczak, M.E. Boerrigter, M.A. Hempenius, M.W.J. Luiten-Olieman, N.E. Benes, M. Wessling, D. Stamatialis, J Membr. Sci., 390/391 (2012) 211-217.

[23] “Chemistry in a spinneret to fabricate hollow fibers for organic solvent filtration”, S.M. Dutczak, C.R. Tanardi, K.K. Kopeć, M. Wessling, D. Stamatialis, Sep. Pur. Tech., 86 (2012) 183-189.

[24] “Model to design multilayer tissue engineering scaffolds”, B. J. Papenburg, G. A. Higuera, I-J de Vries, J. de Boer, C. A. van Blitterswijk, M. Wessling, D. Stamatialis, Macrom. Symp., 309/310 (2011) 84-92.

[25] “Functional polymer scaffolds for blood vessel tissue engineering”, N. Diban, D.F. Stamatialis, Macrom. Symp., 309/310 (2011) 93-99.

[26] ”An algorithm-based topographical biomaterials library to instruct cell fate”, H.V. Unadkat, M. Hulsman, K. Cornelissen, B. Papenburg, R.K. Truckenmüller, G.F. Post, M. Uetz, M.J.T. Reinders, D. Stamatialis, C. van Blitterswijk, J. de Boer, Proc Nat. Ac. Sci, USA 108 (4) (2011) 16565-16570.

[27] “Integration of hollow fiber membranes improves nutrient supply in 3D tissue constructs”, N. Bettahalli, J. Vicente, L. Moroni, G. Higuera, C. van Blitterswijk, M. Wessling, D. Stamatialis, Acta Biomat., 7 (2011) 3312-3324.

[28] “Solvent resistant P84 based mixed matrix membrane adsorbers”, K.K. Kopeć, S.M. Dutczak, L. Bolhuis-Versteeg, M. Wessling, D.F. Stamatialis, Sep. Pur. Tech., 80 (2011) 306-314.

[29] “Effect of pH on the performance of polyamide/ polyacrylonitrile based thin film composite membranes”, M. Dalwani, N. E. Benes, G. Bargeman, D. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, J. Membr. Sci., 372 (2011) 228-238.

[30] “Composite capillary membrane for solvent resistant nanofiltration”, S.M. Dutczak, M.W.J. Luiten-Olieman, H.J. Zwijnenberg, L.A.M. Bolhuis-Versteeg, L. Winnubst, M.A. Hempenius, N.E. Benes, M. Wessling, D. Stamatialis, J. Membr. Sci., 372 (2011) 182-190.

[31] “Development of poly (L-lactic acid) hollow fiber membranes for artificial vasculature in tissue engineering scaffolds”, S. Bettahalli, H. Steg, M. Wessling, D.F. Stamatialis, J. Membr. Sci., 371 (2011) 117-126.

[32] “Chemistry in a spinneret - On the interplay of crosslinking and phase inversion during spinning of novel hollow fiber membranes”, K.K. Kopeć, S.M. Dutczak, M. Wessling, D.F. Stamatialis, J. Membr. Sci., 369 (2011) 308-318.

[33] “Tailoring the surface charge of an ultrafiltration hollow fiber by addition of a polyanion to the coagulation bore liquid”, K.K. Kopeć, S.M. Dutczak, M. Wessling, D.F. Stamatialis, J. Membr. Sci., 369 (2011) 59-67.

[34] “Tailoring the interface layer of the bipolar membrane”, J. Balster, S. Srinkantharajah, R. Sumbharaju, I. Pünt, R.G.H. Lammertink, D.F. Stamatialis, M Wessling, J. Membr. Sci., 365 (2010) 389-398.

[35] “A method for characterizing membranes during nanofiltration at extreme pH”, M. Dalwani, N. Benes, G. Bargeman, D. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, J. Membr. Sci., 363 (2010) 188-194.

[36] “Insights into the role of material surface topography and wettability on cell material interactions”, B. J. Papenburg, E. D. Rodrigues, M. Wessling, D. F. Stamatialis, Soft Matter, 6 (2010) 4377-4388.

[37] “Influence of micro-patterned PLLA membranes on the orientation and neurite outgrowth of hippocampal neurons”, S. Morelli, S. Salerno, A. Piscioneri, B. J. Papenburg, A. Di Vito, G. Guisi, M. Canonaco, D. Stamatialis, L. De Bartolo, Biomat., 31 (2010) 7000-7011.

[38] “Membrane with integrated spacer”, J. Balster, D.F. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, J. Membr. Sci., 360 (2010) 185-189.

[39] “In vitro and in vivo bioluminescence imaging of hypoxia in tissue engineered grafts” J. Liu, A. Barradas, F. Janssen, H. Fernandes, B. Papenburg, D. Stamatialis, A. Martens, C. van Blitterswijk, J. De Boer, Tiss. Eng., Part C, 16(3) (2010) 479-485.

[40] “A Facile Method to Fabricate Poly(L-lactide) Nano-fibrous Morphologies by Phase Inversion”; B. J. Papenburg, L. A.M. Bolhuis-Versteeg, D. W. Grijpma, J. Feijen, M. Wessling, D. F. Stamatialis, Acta Biomat. 6 (2010) 2477-2483.

[41] “Micropatterned Nafion membranes for direct methanol fuel cell applications” M. Hakan Yildirim, J. Te Braake, H. Can Aran, D. F. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, J. Membr. Sci., 349 (2010) 231-236.

[42] “Designing porosity and topography of poly (1,3 trimethylene carbonate scaffolds”, B.J. Papenburg, S. Schüller-Ravoo, L.A.M. Bolhuis-Versteeg, L. Hartsuiker, D. W. Grijpma, J. Feijen, M. Wessling, D. Stamatialis, Acta Biomat. 5 (2009) 3281-3294.

[43] “Development and Analysis of Multi-Layer Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering”, B. J. Papenburg, J. Liu, G. A. Higuera, A. M.C. Barradas, J. de Boer, C. A. van Blitterswijk, M. Wessling, D. Stamatialis, Biomaterials. 30 (2009) 6228-6239.

[44] ”Towards spacer free electrodialysis”, J. Balster, D.F. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, J. Membr. Sci., 341 (2009) 131-138.

[45] “Nafion®/H-ZSM-5 composite membranes with superior performance for direct methanol fuel cells”, M.H. Yildirim, A. R. Curòs, J. Motuzas, D. F. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, J. Membr. Sci., 338 (2009) 75-83.

[46] “High permeable PTMSP/PAN composite membranes for solvent nanofiltration” A. V. Volkov, V. V. Parashchuk, D. F. Stamatialis, V. Khotimsky, V. V. Volkov and M. Wessling, J. Membr. Sci., 333 (2009) 88-93.

[47] “Sorption induced relaxations during water diffusion in S-PEEK”, J. Potreck, F. Uyar, H. Sijbesma, K. Nijmeijer, D. Stamatialis and M Wessling, Phys. Chem., Chem. Phys., 11 (2009) 298-308.

[48] “Impregnated membranes for direct methanol fuel cells at high methanol concentrations”, M.H. Yildirim, A. Schwarz, D. F. Stamatialis and M. Wessling, J. Membr. Sci., 328 (2009) 127-133.

[49] “Dimensionally stable Nafion – polyethylene composite membranes for direct methanol fuel cell applications”, M.H. Yildirim, D. F. Stamatialis and M. Wessling, J. Membr. Sci., 321 (2008) 364-372.

[50] “Boltorn-modified polyimide gas separation membranes”, D. M. Sterescu, D. F. Stamatialis and M. Wessling, J. Membr. Sci., 310 (2008) 512-521.

[51] “Medical applications of membranes, Drug delivery, artificial organs and tissue engineering”, D.F Stamatialis, B. J. Papenburg, M. Gironés, S.Saiful, N.M.S. Bettahalli, S. Schmitmeier and M. Wessling. J. Membr. Sci., 308 (2008) 1-34.

[52] “Free volume in C60 modified PPO polymer membranes by positron annihilation lifetime Spectroscopy” J. Kruse, K. Rätzke, F. Faupel, D. M. Sterescu, D. F. Stamatialis and M. Wessling, J. Phys. Chem. B, 111 (2007) 13914-13918.

[53] “Engineering vascularised micro-tissues for bone regeneration”, Rivron, N. C., Rouwkema, J., Bettahalli Narasimha, M. S., Stamatialis, D., Wessling, M., De Boer, J. Van Blitterswijk, C. A., Tiss. Engin., 13(7) (2007) 1689.

[54] “Hollow fiber membrane to reduce necrosis in tissue engineered constructs” Narasimha, M. S. B, Rivron, N. C., Rouwkema, J., Stamatialis, D., Van Blitterswijk, C. A., Wessling, M. , Tiss. Engin., 13(7) (2007) 1704.

[55] “Porous micropatterned scaffolds to control tissue organization” Papenburg, B. J., Rouwkema, J., Stamatialis, D., De Boer, J., Van Blitterswijk, C. A., Wessling, M. Tiss. Engin., 13(7) (2007) 1744.

[56] “Electrochemical acidification of milk by whey desalination” J. Balster, I. Pünt, D.F. Stamatialis, H. Lammers, A.B. Verver and M. Wessling, J. Membr. Sci., 303 (2007) 213-220.

[57] Boltorn-modified poly (2, 6-dimethyl-1,4-phenylene oxide) gas separation membranes”, D. M. Sterescu, D. F. Stamatialis, E. Mendes, J. Kruse, K. Rätzke, F. Faupel and M. Wessling, Macromol. 40 (2007) 5400-5410.

[58] “Morphology and micro-topology of cation exchange polymers and the origin of the overlimiting current, J. Balster, M.H. Yildirim, R. Ibanez, R.G.H. Lammertink, D.F Stamatialis, V. Jordan and M. Wessling, J. Phys. Chem. B, 111 (2007) 2152-2165.

[59] “One step fabrication of porous micropatterned scaffolds to control cell behaviour”, B. J. Papenburg, L. Vogelaar, L. Bolhuis – Versteeg, R.G.H. Lammertink, D. F. Stamatialis and M. Wessling, Biomaterials, 28 (2007) 1998-2009.

[60] “Asymmetric Bipolar Membrane: A tool to improve product purity” J. Balster, R. Sumbharaju, S. Srikantharajah, I. Pünt, D.F. Stamatialis, V. Jordan, and M. Wessling, J. Membr. Sci., 287 (2007) 246-256.

[61] “Fullerene-modified poly (2, 6-dimethyl-1,4-phenylene oxide) gas separation membranes: Why binding is better than dispersing”, D. M. Sterescu, D. F. Stamatialis, E. Mendes, M. Wübbenhorst, M. Wessling, Macromol., 39 (2006) 9234-9242.

[62] “Multi-layer spacer geometries with improved mass transport”, J. Balster, I. Pünt, D. F. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, J. Membr. Sci., 282 (2006) 351-361.

[63] “Transdermal timolol delivery from a pluronic gel”, D.F. Stamatialis, H.H.M. Rolevink, G. H. Koops, J. Contr. Rel., 116 (2) (2006), e53-e55.

[64] “New membrane material for SRNF applications”, A.V. Volkov, D.F. Stamatialis, V.S. Khotimsky, V.V. Volkov, M. Wessling and N.A. Platé, Desal., 199 (1-3) (2006) 251-252.

[65] “Poly1-(trimethylsilyl)-1-propyne] as solvent resistant nanofiltration membrane material”, V.Volkov, D.F. Stamatialis, V.S. Khotimsky, V.V. Volkov, M. Wessling and N.A. Plate, J. Membr. Sci., 281 (2006) 351-357.

[66] “Observations on the permeation performance of solvent resistant nanofiltration membranes” D.F. Stamatialis, N. Stafie, K. Boadu, M. Hempenius, M. Wessling, J. Membr. Sci., 279 (2006) 424-433.

[67] “Water recycling from mixed chromic acid waste effluents by membrane technology” I. Frenzel, D. F. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, Sep. Pur. Tech., 49 (2006) 76-83.

[68] “Electrochemical reduction of dilute chromate solutions on carbon felt electrodes”, I. Frenzel, H. Holdik, V. Barmashenko, D. F. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, J. Appl. Electr., 36 (2006) 323-332 .

[69] “Chromic acid recovery by electro-electrodialysis. II. Pilot scale process, development and optimization”, I. Frenzel, H. Holdik, D. F. Stamatialis, G. Pourcelly and M. Wessling, Sep. Pur. Tech., 47 (2005) 27-35.

[70] “Preparation and characterization of monovalent ion selective cation exchange membranes based on sulphonated poly (ether ether ketone)”, J. Balster, O. Krupenko, I. Pünt, D. F. Stamatialis and M. Wessling, J. Membr. Sci., 263 (2005) 137-145.

[71] “Effect of PDMS cross-linking degree on the permeation performance of PAN/PDMS nanofiltration composite membranes” N. Stafie, D.F. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, Sep. Pur. Tech., 45 (2005) 220-231.

[72] “Chromic acid recovery by electro-electrodialysis. I. Evaluation of anion exchange membrane”, I. Frenzel, H. Holdik, D. F. Stamatialis, G. Pourcelly and M. Wessling, J. Membr. Sci., 261 (2005) 49-57.

[73] “Controlled drug delivery through tailor made blend polymeric membranes”, D. F. Stamatialis, H.H.M. Rolevink, J. Balster, G H. Koops, J. Contr. Rel., 101 (2005) 302-303.

[74] “Anion exchange membranes containing diamines: preparation and stability in alkaline solution”, E. N. Komkova, D. F. Stamatialis, H. Strathmann and M. Wessling, J. Membr. Sci., 244 (2004) 25-34.

[75] “In vitro evaluation of a hydroxypropyl cellulose gel system for transdermal delivery of timolol”, D. F. Stamatialis, H. H. M. Rolevink, M. Gironès, D.C. Nymeijer and G-H. Koops, Curr. Drug Del., 1 (4) (2004) 313-319.

[76] "Novel gas separation membranes containing covalently bonded fullerenes" D. M. Sterescu, L. Bolhuis-Versteeg, N.F.A van der Vegt, D. F. Stamatialis and M. Wessling, Macromol. Rapid Comm., 25 (2004) 1674-1678.

[77] “Role of membrane surface in concentration polarization at cation exchange membranes”, R. Ibanez, D.F. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, J. Membr. Sci. 239 (2004) 119 - 128.

[78] “Tensile properties of cellulose fiber reinforced hydroxy propyl cellulose films”, J.P. Borges, M.H. Godinho, A.F. Martins, D.F. Stamatialis, M. N. de Pinho M.N. Belgacem, Polym. Comp., 25 (2004) 102 - 110.

[79] “Passive and iontophoretic controlled delivery of salmon calcitonin through artificial membranes”, D.F. Stamatialis, H.H.M. Rolevink G-H. Koops, Curr. Drug Del., 1 (2) (2004) 137-143.

[80] “Electrocatalytic membrane reactors and the development of bipolar membrane technology”, J. Balster, D. F. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, Chem. Eng. Proc. 43 (2004) 1115 - 1127.

[81] “Insight into the transport of hexane-solute systems through tailor made composite membranes”, N. Stafie, D. F. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, J. Membr. Sci., 228 (2004) 103 - 116.

[82] “Delivery of timolol through artificial membranes and pig stratum corneum”, D. F. Stamatialis, H.H.M. Rolevink and G. H. Koops, J. Pharm. Sci., 92 (2003) 1037-1039.

[83] “Controlled transport of timolol maleate through membranes under passive and iontophoretic conditions”. D. F. Stamatialis, H.H.M. Rolevink and G. H. Koops, J. Contr. Rel., 81 (2002) 335-345.

[84] “Investigation of case II diffusion behavior. I. Theoretical studies based on the relaxation – dependent solubility model”, D. F. Stamatialis, M. Sanopoulou, J.H. Petropoulos, Macromol., 35 (2002) 1012-1020.

[85] “Investigation of case II diffusion behavior. II. Study of the poly (methacrylate) – methyl alcohol system by two-beam micro-interferometry, D. F. Stamatialis, M. Sanopoulou, J.H. Petropoulos, Macromol., 35 (2002) 1021-1027.

[86] “Swelling and dissolution behavior of PMMA films in methyl ethyl ketone – methyl alcohol mixtures studied by optical techniques”, D. F. Stamatialis, M. Sanopoulou, I. Raptis, J. Applied Pol. Sci., 83 (13) (2002) 2823.

[87] “Structure and Permeation Properties of Cellulose Ester Membranes”, D.F. Stamatialis, C. R. Dias, M. N. de Pinho, Biomacromol., 1 (2001) 564-570.

[88] “Study of the transition from Fickian to Case II sorption kinetics in the system poly (ethyl methacrylate) liquid methyl alcohol”, D. F. Stamatialis, M. Sanopoulou, Polym., 42 (4) (2001) 1429-1439.

[89] “Atomic force microscopy of dense and asymmetric cellulose based membranes” D. F. Stamatialis, C. R. Dias, M. N. de Pinho, J. Membr. Sci., 160 (1999) 235-242.

[90] “Phenomena affecting the interferometric determination of concentration profiles of micromolecules diffusing along a stiff-chain polymer film”. D.F. Stamatialis, M. Sanopoulou, J. H. Petropoulos, J. App. Polym. Sci., 65, (1997) 317.

[91] “Phenomenology and mechanisms of unidimensional stress-dependent micromolecular transport in a stiff-chain polymer. III. Effect of modification of the polymer”. D. F. Stamatialis, M. Sanopoulou, J.H. Petropoulos, J. Polym. Sci., Part B, Polymer Physics, 35, (1997) 2593.

[92] “Analysis of the kinetics of vapor absorption/desorption in/from silicone rubber and cellulose acetate membranes in the presence of stagnant boundary layers”. D. F. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, M. Sanopoulou, H. Strathmann, J.H Petropoulos, J. Membr. Sci., 125, (1997) 165-175.

[93] “Optical vs direct sorption and swelling measurements for the study of stiff-chain polymer-penetrant interactions”. D. F. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, M. Sanopoulou, H. Strathmann, J.H Petropoulos, J. Membr. Sci., 130, (1997) 75-83.

Selected communications in Conferences and Meetings (peer reviewed)

[1] “Novel membrane concepts for therapeutic applications”, D. Stamatialis, Invited lecture at the Van Noordwijk Sripendium, Willem Kolff Stichting (October 28, 2014, Eindhoven NL).

[2] “Novel membrane concepts for therapeutic applications”, D. Stamatialis, Invited lecture at the Annual meeting of the European Society for artificial organs (ESAO), (September 2014, Rome, Italy).

[3] “New generation membranes for dialysis treatment”, D. Pavlenko, D. Stamatialis, oral presentation at the Annual meeting of the European Society for artificial organs (ESAO), (September 2014, Rome, Italy).

[4] “Development of a “living membrane” by culturing human proximal tubule epithelial cells cultured on flat PES membranes, I.E. De Napoli, J. Jansen, C.M. Schophuizen, M.J. Wilmer, J.F.M. Wetzels, L.P. van den Heuvel, J.G. Hoenderop, R. Masereeuw, D. Stamatialis, oral presentation at the Annual meeting of the European Society for artificial organs (ESAO), (September 2014, Rome, Italy).

[5] “Immunoprotective multibore hollow fiber membranes for islet encapsulation”, K. Skrzypek, D.. Stamatialis, oral presentation at the Annual meeting of the European Society for artificial organs (ESAO), (September 2014, Rome, Italy).

[6] “New membrane concepts for (bio) artificial organs and tissue regeneration”, D. Stamatialis, Plenary lecture at the Gordon Conference: Membranes, materials and processes, (July 2014, Boston USA).

[7] (Bio) artificial organs and tissue regeneration”, D. Stamatialis, Invited seminar at the National Centre of Scientific research Demokritos Athens Greece, June 13, 2014.

[8] “Nanostructured membranes for (bio) artificial kidney devices”, D. Stamatialis, Invited lecture at the international congress of nanotechnology medicine & biology, BioNanoMed 2014, (March 2014, Krems, Austria).

[9] “Development of functional human proximal tubule cell monolayer on polymeric membranes”, De Napoli IE, Jansen, J, Teixeira S, Schophuizen CMS, Wilmer MJ, Mutsaers HAM, van den Heuvel LP, Grijpma DW, Hoenderop JGJ, Masereeuw R, Stamatialis D, Oral presentation at ESAO 2013 (September 2013, Glasgow, UK).

[10] “Novel technologies for blood purification”, D. Stamatialis, invited seminar at the 1st Hellenic Forum for Science, Technology and Innovation, NRCS Demokritos, Athens - Greece, July 17-19, 2013.

[11] “Mixed matrix membranes for blood purification” and “Membranes for tissue engineering”, D. Stamatialis, invited seminars at the International Renal Research Institute (IRRIV), Vicenza – Italy, June 19-21, 2013.

[12] “Poly (e-caprolactone)/Poly(lactic-co-glycolic acid) Hollow Fiber Scaffolds for Blood Vessel Regeneration”, N. Diban, S. Haimi, L. Versteeg, S. Teixeira, S. Miettinen, A. Poot, D. Grijpma, D. Stamatialis, oral presentation at the annual conference of the European society of Biomaterials (ESB 2013, Madrid –Spain).

[13] “Development of improved blood purification devices””, M. Tijink, M. Wester, L. Bolhuis-Versteeg, A. Saris, J. Sun, K. Gerritsen, G. Glorieux, J. Joles, Z. Borneman, M Wessling, R Vanholder, D. Stamatialis, poster presentation at the annual conference of the European society of Biomaterials (ESB 2013, Madrid –Spain).

[14] “Hollow fiber mixed matrix membranes for removal of protein bound toxins from plasma”, D. Stamatialis, invited seminar (UMC Utrecht May 27, 2013).

[15] “Membrane Development for Purification and Separation of Complex Mixtures via Continuous Field flow fractionation”, B. Kavurt, M. Marioli, W. Kok, D. Stamatialis, oral presentation at the European conference on chemical engineering (ECCE 2013, Den Haag, The Netherlands.

[16] “Novel concept for an artificial kidney: mixed matrix membranes combining diffusion and adsorption in one step”, M.S.L. Tijink, M. Wester, J. Sun, A. Saris, L.A.M. Bolhuis-Versteeg, S. Saiful, J.A. Joles, Z. Borneman, M. Wessling, D.F. Stamatialis, oral presentation at Euromembrane 2012 (September 2012, London UK).

[17] “Novel concept for an artificial kidney: mixed matrix membranes combining diffusion and adsorption in one step”, M.S.L. Tijink, M. Wester, J. Sun, A. Saris, L.A.M. Bolhuis-Versteeg, S. Saiful, J.A. Joles, Z. Borneman, M. Wessling, D.F. Stamatialis, oral presentation at World biomaterials conference 2012 (WBC 2012, June 2012, Chengdu - China).

[18] “Integration of hollow fiber membranes improves nutrient supply in tissue engineering constructs” D. Stamatialis, oral presentation at World biomaterials conference 2012 (WBC 2012, June 2012, Chengdu - China).

[19] “New membranes for organic solvent filtration”, D. Stamatialis, invited oral presentation at NEMOPUR workshop (April 23-25, 2012, Cetraro - Italy).

[20] “Ïnsights into the role of material surface topography and wettability on cell material interactions”, D. Stamatialis, invited oral presentation at ESAO 2011 (October 2011, Porto – Portugal).

[21] “Integration of hollow fiber membranes improves nutrient supply in 3D tissue constructs” D. Stamatialis, oral presentation at ESAO 2001 (October 2011, Porto – Portugal).

[22] “Biomedical membrane applications”, D. Stamatialis, invited keynote lecture at ICOM 2011 (July 2011, Amsterdam – The Netherlands).

[23] "Fluorescence spectroscopy for monitoring of protein-surface interactions on the performance of membrane bioprocesses" C. A. M. Portugal, R. Truckenmuller, D. Stamatialis, J.G. Crespo, oral presentation at CHEPOR 2011 (Lisbon – Portugal, September 2011).

[24] “Fluorescence monitoring of protein-membrane interactions: affinity and topography effect” C. A. M. Portugal, R. Truckenmuller, D. Stamatialis, J.G. Crespo, poster presentation at ICOM 2011 (July 2011, Amsterdam – The Netherlands).

[25] “Development of bioactive membranes for an intra-dialytic biological kidney device” S. Teixeira, M. Bosch, M. Wessling, D. Stamatialis, Oral presentation at ICOM 2011 (July 2011, Amsterdam – The Netherlands).

[26] Biodegradable hollow fiber membranes for tissue engineering application, N. Diban, D. Stamatialis, poster presentation at ICOM 2011 (July 2011, Amsterdam – The Netherlands).

[27] "Integration of hollow fiber membranes with 3D scaffolds improves nutrient supply in-vitro", N.M.S. Bettahalli, J. Vicente, L. Moroni, G.A. Higuera, C.A. van Blitterswijk, M. Wessling, D.F. Stamatialis, poster presentation at ICOM 2011 (July 2011, Amsterdam – The Netherlands).

[28] "Development of poly (L-lactic acid) hollow fiber membranes for artificial vasculature in tissue engineering scaffolds", N.M.S. Bettahalli, H. Steg, M. Wessling, D.F. Stamatialis, poster presentation at ICOM 2011 (July 2011, Amsterdam – The Netherlands).

[29] “Functional polymer scaffolds by phase separation for blood vessels tissue engineering”, N.y Diban, D. Stamatialis, poster presentation at Advanced Functional Polymers for Medicine 2011 (AFPM) symposium (June 2011, Enschede – The Netherlands).

[30] “Designing multilayer tissue engineering scaffolds”, B. Papenburg, G..A. Higuera, I. de Vries, J. de Boer, C. van Blitterswijk, M. Wessling, D. Stamatialis, poster presentation at Advanced Functional Polymers for Medicine 2011 (AFPM) symposium (June 2011, Enschede–The Netherlands).

[31] “Development of membranes for an intradialytic biological kidney support device” S. Teixeira, M. Bosch, D. Stamatialis, Oral presentation at BMM / TERM meeting 2011 (May 2011, Ermelo – The Netherlands).

[32] “Membranes for life”: Biomedical membranes and (bio)-artificial organs, D. Stamatialis, invited lecture, University of Eindhoven (March 2011, The Netherlands).

[33] “Hollow fiber membranes for organic solvent filtration”, invited oral presentation at the 3rd Organic Solvent Nanofiltration (OSN) conference (London – UK, September 2010).

[34] “Composite capillary membranes for SRNF” S. Dutczak, D. Stamatialis, et al, poster presentation at the 3rd Organic Solvent Nanofiltration (OSN) conference (London – UK, September 2010).

[35] “Composite membranes for nanofiltration at extreme pH conditions”, M. Dalwani, N. E. Benes, G. Bargeman, D. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, poster presentation at the 3rd Organic Solvent Nanofiltration (OSN) conference (London – UK, September 2010).

[36] “Composite capillary membranes for SRNF” S. Dutczak, D. Stamatialis, et al, poster presentation at the 3rd Organic Solvent Nanofiltration (OSN) conference (London – UK, September 2010).

[37] “Composite membranes for nanofiltration at extreme pH conditions”, M. Dalwani, N. E. Benes, G. Bargeman, D. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, poster presentation at the 3rd Organic Solvent Nanofiltration (OSN) conference (London – UK, September 2010).

[38] “Composite membranes for nanofiltration at extreme pH conditions”, M. Dalwani, N. E. Benes, G. Bargeman, D. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, oral presentation at NAMS/ICIM 2010 (Washington USA, July 2010).

[39] “Novel membrane based scaffolds for tissue engineering”, D Stamatialis et al, Invited presentation at the annual meeting of the European Society of Artificial Organs (ESAO 09, Compiegne, France, September 2009)

[40] ‘Multilayer scaffolds for tissue engineering’, D Stamatialis et al, oral presentation at the Euromembrane 09, (Montpelier- France, September 2009).

[41] “Biodegradable Hollow fiber membrane for Tissue Engineering Application”, M.S. Bettahalli Narasimha, D. Stamatialis, M. Wessling; poster presentation at the Euromembrane 09, (Montpelier- France, September 2009).

[42] “Capillary Electrochromatography and Membrane Technology: Merging the advantages”, K.Kopeć, D. Stamatialis, M. Wessling; oral presentation at the Euromembrane 09, (Montpelier- France, September 2009).

[43] “Mixed matrix membranes for blood purification”, J. Sun, M. Tijnk, S. Saiful, Z. Borneman, D. F. Stamatialis, M. Wessling; poster presentation at the Euromembrane 09, (Montpelier- France, September 2009).

[44] “Impregnated membranes for direct methanol fuel cells”, D. Stamatialis, M. Hakan Yildirim, A. Schwarz, M. Wessling; poster presentation at the Euromembrane 09, (Montpelier- France, September 2009).

[45] “Composite hollow fibres membranes for organic solvent nanofiltration (OSN)” S.M. Dutczak, I. Struzynska, M.W.J. Luiten-Olieman, L. Winnubst, D. Stamatialis, M. Wessling; oral presentation at the Euromembrane 09, (Montpelier- France, September 2009).

[46] “Membranes for tissue engineering”, D Stamatialis; Invited presentation at the symposium: Membranes in Medicine (Lisbon, Portugal, February 2009)

[47] “Effective Nutrient Supply through Multi-layer Scaffolds”; B. J. Papenburg, J. Liu, S. Schüller-Ravoo, I. -J. de Vries, D. W. Grijpma, J. de Boer, C. van Blitterswijk, M. Wessling, D. Stamatialis; oral presentation at the Dutch Biomedical Engineering Conference (BME 09, Egmond aan Zee, The Netherlands)

[48] “Capillary electro-chromatography and membrane technology: Merging the advantages”, K Kopec, D. F. Stamatialis and M. Wessling, oral presentation at ICOM 2008 (Hawai – USA, July 2008).

[49] Myoglobin – containing sodium alginate composite membranes for the facilitated transport of oxygen” K. Figuiredo, W. van de Ven, D.F. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, T. Alves, C. Borges, poster presentation at ICOM 2008 (Hawai – USA, July 2008).

[50] “Nafion – PE composite membranes for DMFC applications”, M.H. Yildirim, D. F. Stamatialis and M. Wessling, poster presentation at ICOM 2008 (Hawai – USA, July 2008).

[51] “Mesenchymal stem cells differentiate towards endothelial cells in a prevascularized bone tissue engineering setting”, J. Rouwkema, N.C. Rivron, M.S.B. Narasimha, D. Stamatialis, C.A. van Blitterswijk, oral presentation at TERMIS – EU 2008 (Porto – Portugal, June 2008).

[52] “Vascular development in micro-tissues using the hedgehog signalling”, N.C. Rivron, J. Rouwkema, M.S.B. Narasimha, D. Stamatialis, C.A. van Blitterswijk, oral presentation at TERMIS – EU 2008 (Porto – Portugal, June 2008)

[53] “Multi-layer Scaffolds to Combine Porosity and Micropatterning”, B. Papenburg, D. Stamatialis, J. de Boer, C. van Blitterswijk, M. Wessling, oral presentation at TERMIS – EU 2008 (Porto – Portugal, June 2008).

[54] “Membranes for bio-artificial organs and tissue engineering”, D.F. Stamatialis, B. Papenburg, S. Bettahalli, J. de Boer, C. van Blitterswijk, M. Wessling, Keynote presentation at TERMIS – EU 2008 (Porto – Portugal, June 2008)

[55] “Flexible Micropatterned Porous Scaffolds”, B. Papenburg, D.F. Stamatialis, S Schuller, D. Grijpma, J. de Boer, C. van Blitterswijk, J. Feijen, M. Wessling, poster presentation at TERMIS – EU 2008 (Porto – Portugal, June 2008).

[56] “A bioluminescent system as a tool to detect nutrient availability in tissue engineering”, Barradas, A.M.C., Liu, J., Papenburg, B.J., Stamatialis, D., van Blitterswijk, C.A., de Boer, J., poster presentation at TERMIS – EU 2008 (Porto – Portugal, June 2008).

[57] “Solvent Casting as a method to reproduce micro scale topographies on polymeric biomaterials”, H. V. Unadkat, B. J. Papenburg, D. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, C.A. van Blitterswijk and J. de Boer, poster presentation at World Biomaterials Conference WBC 2008 (Amsterdam - The Netherlands, May 2008).

[58] “Multi-layer Scaffolds to Combine Porosity and Micropatterning”, B. Papenburg, D. Stamatialis, J. de Boer, C. van Blitterswijk, M. Wessling, oral presentation at World Biomaterials Conference WBC 2008 (Amsterdam - The Netherlands, May 2008).

[59] “Hollow fiber membrane to reduce necrosis in Tissue Engineered constructs”, N.M. Srivatsa. Bettahalli, N.C. Rivron, J. Rouwkema, D. Stamatialis, C.A. van Blitterswijk, M. Wessling, poster presentation at World Biomaterials Conference WBC 2008 (Amsterdam - The Netherlands, May 2008).

[60] “Free volume in membrane materials”, K. Rätzke, J. Kruse F. Faupel, D. M. Sterescu, D. F. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, Oral presentation at 9th International Workshop on Positron and Positronium chemistry, PPC-9, (Wunan - China, May 2008).

[61] “New polymer porous fibre for capillary electrochromatography”, K.K. Kopec, D. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, oral presentation at Microscale Bioseparations Methods for Systems Biology - MSB 2008 (Berlin – Germany, March 2008).

[62] (a) “Basic concepts of membrane technology”, (b) “Functional modification of membranes for biomedical applications”, (c) “Survival skills for a scientist”, D Stamatialis, invited oral presentations at the 1st Nanomemcourse (Zaragoza – Spain, November 2007).

[63] “Engineering vascularised micro-tissues for bone regeneration”, Rivron, N. C., Rouwkema, J., Bettahalli Narasimha, M. S., Stamatialis, D., Wessling, M., De Boer, J. Van Blitterswijk, C. A. Oral presentation at TERMIS–UK (London UK, September 07).

[64] “Hollow fiber membrane to reduce necrosis in tissue engineered constructs” Narasimha, M. S. B, Rivron, N. C., Rouwkema, J., Stamatialis, D., Van Blitterswijk, C. A., Wessling, M. Oral presentation at TERMIS–UK (London UK, September 07).

[65] “Porous micropatterned scaffolds to control tissue organization” Papenburg, B. J., Rouwkema, J., Stamatialis, D., De Boer, J., Van Blitterswijk, C. A., Wessling, M. Oral presentation at TERMIS–UK (London UK, September 07).

[66] “Electromembrane reactors” D. Stamatialis, invited lecture at the XXIV summer school on membranes: Membranes for reactive processes (September 2007, Genoa, Italy).

[67] “Micropatterned polymeric scaffolds for tissue engineering”, B. Papenburg, M. Girones, D. Stamatialis, R. Lammertink, J. de Boer, C. van Blitterswijk, M. Wessling poster presentation at the Gordon conference “Biomaterials: biocompatibility and tissue engineering 2007”, (July 2007, Holderness school, New Hampshire, USA).

[68] “New generation gas separation membranes containing fullerenes / dendrimers”, D. M. Sterescu, D.F. Stamatialis, E. Mendes, M. Wübbenhorst, M. Wessling, oral presentation at the Marie Curie workshop: “New materials for membranes (June 2007, GKSS, Geesthacht, Germany).

[69] “Novel scaffolds for tissue engineering”, B. Papenburg, S. Bettahalli, D. Stamatialis, R. Lammertink, J. de Boer, C. van Blitterswijk, M. Wessling, oral presentation at “NAMS 07”, (May 2007 Orlando - Florida, USA).

[70] “Micropatterned polymeric scaffolds for controlled cell behavior and tissue engineering”, B. Papenburg, M. Girones, D. Stamatialis, R. Lammertink, J. de Boer, C. van Blitterswijk, M. Wessling oral presentation at “NAMS 07”, (May 2007 Orlando Florida USA).

[71] “Filtration of wetting / non wetting liquids through nanoporous membrane material, A.V. Volkov, S.E. Tsarkov, V.V. Parashchuk, V.S. Khotimsky, A.M. Grekhov, D.F. Stamatialis and M. Wessling, oral presentation at PERMEA 2007 (September 2007, Siofok, Hungary)

[72] “Nafion impregnated poly(ethylene) composite membranes for direct methanol fuel cells” M.H. Yildirim, D. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, poster presentation at the 9th Annual Annual International Conference - SMALL FUEL CELLS for Portable Applications, Miami, Florida, USA, March 2007.

[73] “Micropatterned Porous Polymer Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering”, B.J. Papenburg, L. Vogelaar, L. Bolhuis – Versteeg, R.G.H. Lammertink, D. F. Stamatialis and M. Wessling, oral presentation at the Dutch biomedical Engineering conference BME 2007, Egmond aan Zee – the Netherlands, January 2007.

[74] “Micropatterned polymeric scaffolds as versatile platforms for controlled cell behaviour”, M. Gironès, J de Boer, B.J. Papenburg, L. Vogelaar, L. Bolhuis – Versteeg, R.G.H. Lammertink, D. F. Stamatialis and M. Wessling, poster presentation at the Dutch biomedical Engineering conference BME 2007, Egmond aan Zee – the Netherlands , January 2007).

[75] “Advanced Micro-Patterned Polymeric Scaffolds” B.J. Papenburg, L. Vogelaar, L. Bolhuis – Versteeg, R.G.H. Lammertink, D. F. Stamatialis and M. Wessling, oral presentation at Annual THERMIS-EU Meeting (formerly ETES Meeting, Rotterdam, October 2006).

[76] “Micropatterned polymeric scaffolds as versatile platforms for controlled cell behavior” M. Gironès, J de Boer, B.J. Papenburg, L. Vogelaar, L. Bolhuis – Versteeg, R.G.H. Lammertink, D. F. Stamatialis and M. Wessling, oral presentation at Annual THERMIS-EU Meeting (formerly ETES Meeting, Rotterdam, October 2006).

[77] “Micropatterned membrane sheets for TE scaffolds”, B.J. Papenburg, L. Vogelaar, R.G.H. Lammertink, A. A. Poot, D. F. Stamatialis, D.W. Grijpma and M. Wessling, oral presentation at Euromembrane 06 (2006, Italy).

[78] “Fullerene modified gas separation membrane. Why binding is better than dispersing”, D. M. Sterescu, L. Bolhuis-Versteeg, D. F. Stamatialis and M. Wessling, oral presentation at Euromembrane 06 (2006, Italy).

[79] “Water vapour sorption in sulfonated polyether ether ketone”, J. Potreck, F. Uyar, H. Sijbesma, D. F. Stamatialis and M. Wessling, poster presentation at Euromembrane 06 (2006, Italy).

[80] “The effect of membrane pre-treatment on the direct methanol fuel cell performance”, H. Yildirim, D. F. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, poster presentation at Euromembrane 06 (2006, Italy).

[81] “Unravelling the puzzle of the over-limiting current”, J. Balster, H. Yildirim, R. Ibanez, D. F. Stamatialis, V Jordan and M. Wessling, poster presentation at Euromembrane 06 (2006, Italy).

[82] “Permeation performance of SRNF membranes” D.F. Stamatialis, N. Stafie, K. Boadu, M. Hempenius, M. Wessling, oral presentation at Euromembrane 06 (2006, Italy).

[83] “Transdermal timolol delivery from a pluronic gel”, D. F. Stamatialis, H.H.M. Rolevink, G H. Koops, poster presentation at the 9th European symposium for controlled drug delivery, Noorwijk aan Zee – The Netherlands (2006).

[84] “Unravelling the puzzle of the over-limiting current”, J. Balster, H. Yildirim, D. F. Stamatialis and Matthias Wessling, oral presentation at “NAMS 06”, Chicago – USA

[85] “Observations on the permeation performance of SRNF membranes” D.F. Stamatialis, N. Stafie, K. Boadu, M. Hempenius, M. Wessling, oral presentation at the workshop on "Membranes in Solvent Filtration”, Leuven – Belgium (2006).

[86] “Asymmetric bipolar membranes for reduced salt leakages”, J. Balster, I. Punt, O. Krupenko, D. F. Stamatialis and Matthias Wessling, oral presentation at 7th International Conference on Catalysis in Membrane Reactors, ICCMR7, Cetraro – Italy (2005).

[87] “Microstructured porous scaffolds for tissue engineering prepared by phase separation micromolding”, B.J. Papenburg, L. Vogelaar, R.G.H. Lammertink, A. A. Poot, D. F. Stamatialis, D.W. Grijpma and M. Wessling, poster presentation at EWM 2005, Camogli - Italy (2005).

[88] “Drug delivery through artificial membranes and pig skin”, D. F. Stamatialis, A. R. Denet, J.W.A. Gutteling, B. Ucakar, H. H. M. Rolevink, D.C. Nijmeijer, G.H. Koops and V. Préat, oral presentation at at EWM 2005, Camogli - Italy (2005).

[89] “Novel gas separation membranes containing covalently bonded fullerenes”, D. M. Sterescu, L. Bolhuis -Versteeg, N. F. A. van der Vegt, D. F. Stamatialis and Matthias Wessling, oral presentation at STEPI 7, Montpellier - France (2005).

[90] “Preparation of asymmetric bipolar membranes”, J. Balster, I. Punt, D. F. Stamatialis and Matthias Wessling, oral presentation at NCCC VI, Noordwijkerhout - The Netherlands (2005).

[91] “Novel gas separation membranes containing covalently bonded fullerenes”, D. M. Sterescu, L. Bolhuis -Versteeg, N. F. A. van der Vegt, D. F. Stamatialis and Matthias Wessling, poster presentation at ICOM 2005, Seoul - Korea (2005).

[92] “Preparation and characterization of composite membrane with PEO-PDMS-PEO as selective layer for non-aqueous applications”, D. F. Stamatialis, N. Stafie and M. Wessling, poster presentation at ICOM 2005, Seoul - Korea (2005).

[93] Prevention methods of the membrane fouling during direct milk acidification”, J. Balster, O. Krupenko, I. Punt, D.F. Stamatialis and M. Wessling, poster presentation at ICOM 2005, Seoul - Korea (2005).

[94] “Sulfonated polymers for direct methanol fuel cells: characterization and fuel cell performance”, D.C. Nymeijer, M. Sandru, J. Ooms, P. Gómez Rodríguez, H. Yildririm, D. F. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, poster presentation at ICOM 2005, Seoul - Korea (2005).

[95] “Timolol delivery from carbopol gel through artificial membranes and pig stratum corneum”, D. F. Stamatialis, H. H. M. Rolevink and G. H. Koops, poster presentation at ICOM 2005, Seoul - Korea (2005).

[96] Transdermal timolol delivery: iontophoresis versus electroporation”, D. F. Stamatialis, A. R. Denet, J.W.A. Gutteling, B. Ucakar, H. H. M. Rolevink, D.C. Nymeijer, G.H. Koops and V. Préat, poster presentation at ICOM 2005, Seoul - Korea (2005).

[97] “Dehydration of gases by membrane technology”, J. Potreck, H. Sijbesma, D.F. Stamatialis and M. Wessling, poster presentation at ICOM 2005, Seoul - Korea (2005).

[98] “Microstructured porous scaffolds for tissue engineering prepared by phase separation micromolding”, B.J. Papenburg, L. Vogelaar, R.G.H. Lammertink, A.A. Poot, D.F. Stamatialis, D.W. Grijpma and M. Wessling, poster presentation at ICOM 2005, Seoul - Korea (2005).

[99] “Novel gas separation membranes containing covalently bonded fullerenes”, D.M. Sterescu, L. Bolhuis-Versteeg, N.F.A van der Vegt, D. F. Stamatialis and M. Wessling, poster presentation at “Euromembrane 04”, Hamburg- Germany (2004).

[100] “Development of composite membranes for direct methanol fuel cells applications”, M. Sandru, C. Manea, M.H.V. Mulder, D.C. Nymeijer, D. F. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, poster presentation at “Euromembrane 04”, Hamburg- Germany (2004).

[101] “Micro-structured membranes for direct methanol fuel cells, D.C. Nymeijer, M. Sandru, D. F. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, poster presentation at “Euromembrane 04”, Hamburg- Germany (2004).

[102] “Prevention methods of the membrane fouling during direct milk acidification”, O. Krupenko, J. Balster, I. Punt, D. F. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, poster presentation at “Euromembrane 04”, Hamburg- Germany (2004).

[103] “Role of membrane surface in concentration polarization at cation exchange membranes, D. F. Stamatialis, J. Balster, R. Ibanez, M. Wessling, poster presentation at “Euromembrane 04”, Hamburg- Germany (2004).

[104] “Transport mechanism of hexane-solute systems through the PAN / PDMS tailor made nanofiltration membranes, N. Stafie, D. F. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, oral presentation at “Euromembrane 04”, Hamburg- Germany (2004).

[105] “Asymmetric bipolar membranes for reduced salt leakages, J. Balster, I. Punt, O. Krupenko, D. F. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, poster presentation at “Euromembrane 04”, Hamburg- Germany (2004).

[106] “Transport mechanism of solvent-solute systems through the PAN/PDMS tailor-made nanofiltration membranes” N. Stafie, D. F. Stamatialis, M. Wessling, oral presentation at “NAMS 04”, Hawai – USA.

[107] “Controlled drug delivery through tailor made blend polymeric membranes”, D. F. Stamatialis, H.H.M. Rolevink, J. Balster, G H. Koops, poster presentation at the 8th European symposium for controlled drug delivery, Noorwijk aan Zee – The Netherlands (2004).

[108] “Development of a gel reservoir for a timolol transdermal system”, D. F. Stamatialis, H.H.M. Rolevink and G. H. Koops, poster presentation at the 30th Annual meeting of the Controlled Release Society, Glasgow- Scotland (2003).

[109] “Nanofiltration membranes for non-aqueous applications” N. Stafie, D. F. Stamatialis and M. Wessling, poster presentation at “ICOM 02”, Toulouse - France (2002).

[110] “Selection of the optimum membrane materials for the iontophoretic transdermal patches of timolol maleate and salmon calcitonin. D. F. Stamatialis and G. H. Koops, poster presentation at “ICOM 02”, Toulouse - France (2002).

[111] “Preparation and characterization of composite solid films made from cellulose derivatives” D.F. Stamatialis, A. Alves, M.N. Pinho, J.P. Borges, M.H. Godinho, A.F. Martins, oral presentation at: JORNADAS TEMΑTICAS DO ICEMS: Filmes Finos e Revestimentos, Lisbon – Portugal (1999).

[112] “Equilibrium and kinetic dimensional changes of glassy polymer membranes during vapor sorption”, D. F. Stamatialis and M. Sanopoulou, poster presentation at “Euromembrane 99”, Leuven-Belgium (1999).

[113] “Optimization of cellulose acetate propionate composite membranes” D. F. Stamatialis, C. R. Dias and M. N. de Pinho, poster presentation at “Euromembrane 99”, Leuven-Belgium (1999).

[114] “Permeation properties and the structure of water in cellulose esters asymmetric membranes” C. R. Dias, M. J. Rosa, D. F. Stamatialis and M. N. de Pinho, oral presentation in “ICOM 99”, Toronto-Canada (1999).

[115] “Changes of dimensions of cellulose acetate membranes because of sorption of vapors of methylene chloride” D.F. Stamatialis, M. Sanopoulou, Proceedings of the 4th meeting of the Greek Polymer Society, Patrai-Greece, (1997) 89.

[116] “Mechanical deformation of polymeric materials on the exposure to micromolecular substances” D.F. Stamatialis, M. Sanopoulou and J.H. Petropoulos, Proceedings of the 1st symposium of the Institute of Physical Chemistry of NCSR Demokritos: “Chemical research and industry”, Athens-Greece, (1996) 27.

[117] “Interferometric determination of concentration profiles during longitudinal penetration of organic liquids in dense cellulose acetate membranes” D.F. Stamatialis, M. Sanopoulou and J.H. Petropoulos, Proceedings of the 11th Summer School of the European Society Of Membrane Science and Technology: “Functional Membranes”, Glasgow-Scotland, UK (1994) 25.2.

[118] “Penetration kinetics, birefringence and concentration profiles of liquid penetrants in cellulose acetate membranes” D.F. Stamatialis, M. Sanopoulou and J.H. Petropoulos, Proceedings of the 3rd meeting of the Greek Polymer Society, Thessaloniki-Greece (1993) 295.

[119] “The effect of the degree of acetylation on transport behaviour of organic liquids in cellulose acetate membranes”, D.F. Stamatialis, M. Sanopoulou and J.H. Petropoulos, Proceedings of the 10th Summer School of the European Society of Membrane Science and Technology: “Membrane-Processes and Applications”, Valladolid-Spain (1993) 243.