Graduated students:

Vanessa Montaño-Machado, PhD student, 2011-2015
Greffage de biomolécules sur un revêtement de CFx sur les stents en acier inoxydable afin d'améliorer la biocompatibilité; Co-directeur: Pr. Emmanuel Pauthe, Université de Cergy Pontoise.

Sébastien Meghezi, PhD student, 2006-2015
Échafaudages à base de collagène pour la régénération tissulaire sous chargement mécanique dans un bioréacteur de perfusion.

Agung Purnama, PhD student, 2008-2014
Étude biologique des matériaux biodégradables pour des implants endovasculaires; Co-directeur: Pr. J. Couet, Université Laval.

Olivier Lesage, PhD student, 2009-2014
Élaboration d’un système de traitement de l’eau par écoulement, utilisant le couplage Plasma froid/Catalyseur; Co-Director: Dr. Stéphanie Ognier, UPMC.

Betul Celebi, PhD student, 2008-2012
Étude de la différenciation des cellules souches hématopoïétiques dans des environnements différents; Co-directeur: Dr. N. Pineault, Héma-Québec.

Matteo Achilli, PhD student, 2006-2011
Réalisation d’un échafaudage à base de collagène pour l'ingénierie tissulaire vasculaire imitant l’organisation de la matrice cellulaire d’un vaisseau; Co-Directeur: Pr. A. Redaelli, Politecnico di Milano, Italie.

Frédéric Couet, PhD student, 2007-2011
Measuring the mechanical properties evolution of a scaffold structure during tissue regeneration.

Maryam Moravej; PhD student: 2005-2011; 
Co-director: Prof. M. Fiset. Development and validation of biodegradable metal for cardiovascular stents by electrolytic deposition.

Soudeh F. Tehrani; MSc student: 2008-2010
Stability of an ultra-thin coating for biomedical devices.

Enrico Gallino; PhD student: 2005-2009; 
Co-directeur: Prof. M. Tatoulian, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, France. Coating metallic substrate with amine-containing polymers for biomedical applications.

François Lewis; PhD student: 2006-2009; 
Co-directeur: Prof. M. Tatoulian, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, France. Evaluation of the adhesion and permeability of fluorocarbon film deposited by plasma on SS316L. 

He took an accelerated passage from MSc in similar subject (2005-2006).

Hendra Hermawan; PhD student: 2004-2009
Co-director: Prof. Dominique Dubé. Design, development and validation of biodegradable metallic alloys for application in endovascular surgery.

Maryse Touzin; MSc student: 2005-2007
Evaluating the stability of a plasma deposited Teflon-like thin film on stainless steel 316L in a pseudo physiologic environment.

Marie Haïdopoulos; PhD student: 2002-2005
Co-director: Prof. Gaétan Laroche. Surface coating of stainless steel metallic devices by polymerisation in low-pressure plasma reactor.

Jason Habermehl; MSc student: 2003-2005
Co-director: Prof.Gaétan Laroche. Design and validation of scaffolds from natural materials for vascular tissue regeneration.

Sonia Tremblay; MSc student: 2002-2004
Co-director: Prof. Michel Fiset. Mechanical and micro-mechanical properties of suture yarns.

Mickaël Jouan; MSc student: 2002-2004
Co-director: Dr. Michel Huneault, IMI, CNRC. Design and fabrication of mechanical compatible structures for scaffolding vascular tissue regeneration.

Katia Bilodeau; MSc student: 2001-2003
Design and validation of a bioreactor for tissue regeneration under mechanical stresses.

Julie Lévesque; MSc student: 2001-2003
Co-director: Prof. Dominique Dubé. Design of a test bench for developing metallic degradable materials.

Mathilde Crombez; MSc student: 2000-2002
Co-director: Prof. Gaétan Laroche. Anchoring growth factors to synthetic vascular prost

Previous post-doc fellows:

 

Dawit Gezahegn; 2012-2014
Maturing 3D Collagen Based Vascular Construct in Bioreactor to Engineer Vascular Grafts. Co-director : Dr Larry Unsworth, university of Alberta.

Marie-Cécile Klak ; 2011-2012
Evaluation de l’adsorption et de la conformation de protéines plasmatiques à la surface d’un recouvrement CFx, dans le but d’améliorer les performances cliniques des stents coronariens.

Estelle Paternotte ; 2010-2011
Reconstitution et évaluation en condition dynamique d’un substitut vasculaire de petit calibre à base de collagène cellularisé.

Nicolas Berthelemy  ; 2010-2011
Evaluation in vitro d’un recouvrement de surface (CFx) permettant l’amélioration des performances cliniques des stents coronariens.

Vincent Pereboom ; 2010-2011
Evaluation des performances biologiques de nouveaux matériaux et surface (bacteries, hemo et biocompatibilité).

Paula Horny; 2006-2010
Surface characterization of PTFE-like thin films on complex-shaped SS316L.

Hendra Hermawan; 2009-2010
Development of metallic biodegradable implants (industrial postdoc).

Servaas Holvoet; 2008-2009
Biointeractive polymers for vascular and drug delivery applications.

Penelope Hale; 2006-2007
Characterising the stability of plasma deposited fluoropolymer thin films on stainless steel.

Valentin Nelea; 2005-2006
Deposition of polytetrafluoroethylene-like thin films on complex-shaped 316L stainless steel for coronary stent applications.

Fatiha El Feninat; 2000-2002;
Co-director: Prof. Gaétan Laroche and Michel Fiset. Surface coating of stainless steel metallic devices by polymerisation in low-pressure plasma reactor.

Pascale Chevallier; 2000-2001; 
Co-director: Prof. Gaétan Laroche. Grafting bioactive molecules to vascular prostheses.

Previous trainees:

Michael Bocourt, automne 2012-été 2013
Conception et études de structures a bases de gel, élastine et cellules pour la régénération du tissu vasculaire; Co-directeur: Pr. Marta Cerruti, McGill University.

Clayton Souza Campelo, automne 2013
Étudiant en stage. 
Sulfonated polysaccharides to coating stainless steel for stents applications.

Margherita Botta, automne 2013
Étudiante en stage. 
Caractérisation d’un greffage de Ghreline sur des artères décellularisées.

Elliot Lawless, été et automne 2013
Étudiant en stage. Injections sans aiguille

Angel Escamilla, été 2013
(Msc) Étudiant en stage. 
Surface modification of a Ca-Mg ferrite for its application in hyperthermia treatment.

Marie-Laure Denis, été 2013
Étudiante en stage du Cegep, Préparation de gels de collagène avec et sans cellules pour essais mécaniques.

Jérôme Harrison, été 2013
Étudiant en stage. Étude des métaux dégradables pour applications biomédicales

Giovana Genevro, hiver 2013
(Msc) Étudiante en stage, Échafaudages à base de Konjac glucomannan pour l'ingénierie tissulaire.

Camillus Obayi, hiver 2013
Étudiant en stage, e
ffet de la taille de grain sur le comportement de la dégradation des biomatériaux métalliques dégradables pour l'application stent. 

Syafiqah Saidin, été 2012
Étudiante en stage, étude comparative entre la dopamine/dextran et polysaccharide/dextrane matériau de greffe sur l'acier inoxydable.

Laurence Guay, été 2012 
Étudiant en stage du Cegep, Préparation de gels de collagène avec et sans cellules pour essais mécaniques.

Jonathan Brassard , été 2012 
Étudiant en stage, Optimisation des échafaudages à base de collagène pour la régénération tissulaire

Mathieu Bouchard, été 2012
Étudiant en stage, Optimisation du procédé de dépôt de ''Diamond-Like Carbon'' pour la mise au point de surfaces anti-bactériennes
 

Mariane Sira Dieme, été 2012 
Étudiante en stage, revêtement DLC (Diamond like Carbon) antibactérien

Patricia St-Amant, été 2012 
Étudiante en stage, projet Biojector: injection sans aiguille

Laurent Lacombe, été 2012 
Étudiant en stage, caractérisation des matrices de collagène servant de structure de base aux artères artificielles

Rodrigo Balloni Rabelo, automne 2011
Étudiant en stage, Élimination de cuivre de l'eau polluée avec des membranes poreuses de chitosane et Développement de nouveaux films à base de chitosane et carraghénane pour des applications biologiques.

Syafiqah Saidin, automne 2011
Étudiante en stage, étude comparative entre la dopamine/dextran et polysaccharide/dextrane matériau de greffe sur l'acier inoxydable.

Mariana Agostini de Moraes, spring 2011
(PhD) student in training from University of Campinas, Brazil.Collagen gels reinforced with silk fibroin fibers for vascular tissue engineering.

Jacopo Profili, spring 2011
(MSc) student in training from Laboratoire de Génie des Procédés Plasmas et Traitement de Surface, Paris VI, France
Chemical and physical study of Diamond like Carbon deposition (DLC) by PECVD.

Camillus Obayi, spring 2011
(PhD) Student in training from University of Nigeria. 
Effect of grain size on the degradation behavior of degradable metallic biomaterials for stent application. 

Mathieu Wanner, spring 2011
(MSc) student in training from Bordeaux 1 University, France. Development of a biological point of view of a CFx coating for stent application.

Marianne Côté, spring 2011
Bachelor student in training from l’université Laval, Quebec, Canada.
Injection without needles.

André-Anne Perreault-Bédard, spring 2011
Bachelor student in training from l’université Laval, Quebec, Canada.
Injection without needles.

Yves Marois, spring 2011
Bachelor student in training from Laval University, Québec, Canada. Mirco-mechanical characterization of collagen gels.

Maddy Dubé, spring 2011
Bachelor student in training from Laval University, Québec, Canada.
Realisation of a magnetic system for optimizing PECVD deposition on the internal surface of a stent.

Alejandra R. Valencia, autumn 2008 – autumn 2011
Development of a collagen/clay composite biomaterial; Dept. of Chemical Engineering, Université Laval.

Manuela Boschelle, Italy, winter - summer 2010
Biological performances of antibacterial coatings for aerospace applications.

Marta Amadei, Italy, winter - summer 2010
Biological performances of antibacterial coatings for hospital applications.

Bastien Neel,
 Student in training from Paristech, France.

Ramiro M Irastorza,
 PhD student in training from University of LaPlata, Argentina (ELAP Grant, Canada).

Raquel Weska,
 PhD student in training from University of Campinas, Brazil (ELAP Grant, Canada).

Nathalie Vo-Tan-Tho, France, autumn 2008 - summer 2009
Development of a plasma process for the functionalization of microsystems for biomedical applications Co-director: Prof. M. Tatoulian, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, France.

Maxime Cloutierwinter - summer 2009
Adhesion/stability of nanocoatings  for medical devices

Julien Dravigné, France, winter - summer 2009
Bioreactor design

Ivan Ly, France, winter - summer 2009
Evaluation of the adhesion and permeability of fluorocarbon film deposited by plasma on SS316L

François Lachaud, France, winter - summer 2009
Degradation study of materials for endovascular implants

Marie Leroy, France, winter - summer 2009
Stability of an ultra-thin coating for biomedical devices

Laure Menville, MSc student, winter - autumn 2008
Plasma coating for endovascular implants
ENSCP Paris

Cecille Lepelletier, MSc student, winter - autumn 2008
Plasma coating for endovascular implants. ENSCP Paris

Juan Carlos Ortiz Cuellar, PhD student, winter 2007
Degradation of biodegradable metal. CINVESTAV, Saltillo, Mexico (MRI-Quebec Training Period Grant)

Navneeta Rajan, PhD student, autumn 2004 - summer 2006
Collagen-based scaffolds for tissue regeneration under mechanical loading in a perfusion bioreactor

Ludovic Tatoulian, PhD student, autumn 2005 - summer 2006
Techniques d'electrospray pour le dépôt de couches de polymères
École Superieure de Electricité, Paris, France

Luca Amadori, MSc student, autumn 2004 - summer 2006
Macromolecular characterization of collagen-based scaffolds. Politecnico di Milano, Italy

Francesca Boccafoschi, PhD student, autumn 2003 - summer 2005
Biocompatibility and hemocompatibility assessment of DLC-vascular prostheses. University of Novara, Italy (Prof. M. Cannas)

Benoit Maheux-Lacroix, autumn 2004 - summer 2005
Study of the adhesion on stent coated by RF-Plasma polymerisation
Physical Engineering, Université Laval (Hôpital St-Francois d'Assise Summer Research Grant)

Akemi Nogiwa, autumn 2004 - summer 2005
Bioactive zirconia composite materials. CINVESTAV, Saltillo, Mexico( MRI-Quebec Training Period Grant)

Kicky A Martens, MSc student, autumn 2004 - summer 2005
Development of a pseudo-physiological flow-dynamical circuit to perfuse and oxygenate a construct in a bioreactor for the regeneration of the vascular tissue under mechanical loading. University of Twente, Netherlands

Sergio Ortega, autumn 2004 - summer 2005
Bioactive zirconia-wollastonite composite materials

MSc student in training, CINVESTAV, Saltillo, Mexico (Conacyt Training Period Grant)

Antoine Pansera, autumn 2003 - summer 2004
Development of a test bench for testing degradable metallic materials

Physical Engineering, Université Laval

Joanna Skopinska-Wisniewska, PhD student, autumn 2003 - summer 2004
Design of scaffolds from natural materials for vascular tissue regeneration. Torun University, Poland

Christelle Genin, autumn 2003 - summer 2004
Mechanical and rheological characterization of hydrogels. INSA, Lyon, France

Christian Sarra-Bournet, autumn 2002 - summer 2004
Design of an electropolishing bath
Diagnostic of the RF plasma reactor for the coating of 316L stainless steel
Physical Engineering, Université Laval (NSERC Summer Research Grant)

Simon Michaud, autumn 2003 - summer 2004
AR-XPS analyses of metals coated by polymers
Physical Engineering, Université Laval (NSERC Summer Research Grant)

Frédéric Couet, autumn 2003 - summer 2004
Numerical modelling of the mechanical behaviour of arteries
Physical Engineering, Université Laval (NSERC Summer Research Grant) 

Marijo Labadie, autumn 2003 - summer 2004 
Mechanical effects on surgical sutures after stretching
Physical Engineering, Université Laval

Maryse Touzin, autumn 2003 - summer 2004
Study of the mechanical properties of hydrogels. Physical Engineering, Université Laval (NSERC Summer Research Grant)

Karyne Vallière, Medical Biology, autumn 2003 - summer 2004
Extracellular matrix for vascular regeneration. UQTR, (Prof. Eric Petitclerc)

Jean Thibodeau, autumn 2002 - summer 2004
Anchoring biomolecules to vascular prostheses. Grafting VEGF on vascular prostheses. Biochemistry, Université Laval

Olivier Morin, autumn 2002 - summer 2003
Numerical modelling of the oxyde layer in stainless steel
Physical Engineering, Université Laval (NSERC Summer Research Grant)

Isabelle Grenon d’Amours, autumn 2002 - summer 2003
Adhesion of TFE after plasma polymerisation to stainless steel
Physical Engineering, Université Laval

Christine Richard, autumn 2002 - summer 2003
Adhesion and cell growth on VEGF-grafted vascular prostheses
Microbiology, Université Laval

Jason Habermehl, autumn 2002 - summer 2003
Controlling the RF pulsing generator for surface modifications
Physical Engineering, Université Laval

Emilie Larose, autumn 2002 - summer 2003
Degradation of magnesium alloys under physiological conditions
Physical Engineering, Université Laval, Co-director: Prof. Dominique Dubé

Mylène Badeau, autumn 2001 - summer 2002
Anchoring insulin to vascular prostheses
Biotechnology, Université de Sherbrooke, co-director: Prof. Éric Petitclerc

Marie-Ève Doucet, autumn 2001 - summer 2002
Plasma reactor characterization for surface modifications
Physical Engineering, Université Laval

Philippe Boullanger, autumn 2001 - summer 2002
Project management and graduate studies
Physical Engineering, Université Laval

Marie Haïdopoulos, autumn 2001 - summer 2002
RF plasma surface modification for coronary stents
Physical Engineering, Université Laval

David-Alexandre Tremblay, autumn 2001 - summer 2002
Design and development of a bench tests for laparoscopy training
Materials Engineering, Université Laval

Sylvain Popineau, autumn 2001 - summer 2002
Design and development of a dynamical flow for a bench tests for laparoscopy training
Materials Engineering, INSA Lyon, France

Edmond Kyrillos, autumn 2001 - summer 2002
Design and development of instruments for laparoscopy surgery
Mechanical Engineering, Université Laval

 

Geoffroy de Wailly, autumn 2001 - summer 2002
Experimental surgery and implantation of vascular prostheses
Surgery, Université Paris 6, Paris, France, Co-director: Prof. Y.M. Dion and G. Laroche

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