The SIMPPER_MedDev 1-Day Conference, scheduled for May 15th, 2024, at DTU building 358 room 021, Lyngby, Denmark. This event is a satellite event of PRN 24, taking place from May 13th-14th 2024. All our Early Stage Researchers (ESRs) will be in attendance, presenting their latest and groundbreaking work within the project framework. It promises to be a day filled with insightful discussions, knowledge exchange, and networking opportunities.

SIMPPER_MedDev 1-Day Conference Program

8:30 – 8:55 Kristal Aubrey Bornillo (ESR 11)

Reduction of rubber-plastic friction in syringes through microstructured surface design and manufacturing

8:55 – 9:20 Isabela Evangelista (ESR 4)

Tribology study of thermoplastic textured surfaces.

9:20 – 9:45 Myka Mae Duran (ESR 5)

Coating-free Oleophobic Surface Structured Mesh in Wax Guard for Hearing Aid Application


10:15 – 10:40 Daniel Sidney (ESR 8)

Liquid-Phase Laser Induced Forward Transfer of Biocompatible Polymers and Metals

10:40 – 11:05 Christian Herrmann (ESR 9)

Laser-Induced Periodic Surface Structures on Cyclic Olefin Copolymer.

11:05 – 11:30 Pieter Haasbroek (ESR 7)

Ultrafast laser processing of high-performance polymers for rapid prototyping applications

11:30 – 11:55 Chayan Bishayee (ESR 10)

Laser processing of transparent polymers – mitigating challenges 

***Lunch and we have a walk outside in the good or bad weather***

13.30 – 13:55 Xinhui Wang (ESR 3)

Toward High-Precision and Large-Scale 3D Printing of Polymers via Digital Light Processing (DLP)

13:55 – 14:20 Akshaya Jagannath (ESR 2)

Improving assay feasibility and the biocompatibility of 3D cyclic olefin copolymer microwells: Superhydrophilic modification via ultrasonic spray deposition of polyvinyl alcohol


14:50 -15:15 Yohann Delaunay (ESR 6)

Optimizing polyhydroxyalkanoates compound formulations through machine learning for medical devices applications

15:15 – 15:40 Seyed Masih Mousavizadeh (ESR 1)

Characterization of PCL/PLLA coating on WE43 for biodegradable stent applications


18:15 Dinner in CPH for SIMPPER_MedDev Consortium Members only