Thematic Network
Research Network Europe – Japan: Nanoparticles
for biomedicine
University of Bonn

Our Network

Within the research network Europe-Japan, research groups of the University of Bonn cooperate with partners of UK, Japan and Spain, to develop new magnetic nanoparticles and to test them in biomedical applications.

Our Partners

University of Bonn
In 2015, the Bonn Group established the Research Network aiming for the development of new multimodal magnetic nanoparticles and biomedical applications together with our international cooperation partners. Head of the German team is Prof. Alexander Pfeifer.


Our partner in UK is the University College London. Head is Prof Nguyen TK Thanh. The British team has excellent knowledge in Nanomaterials for Biomolecular and Biomedical Sciences and Nanotechnology. Head is Prof. Nguyen TK Thanh.


In Japan our partner is the Japan Institute of Science and Technology (JAIST). The Japanese team is specialized in characterizing the structure and properties of the MNPs. Head is Prof. Shinya Maenosono.


Our partner in Spain is the University of Zaragoza. The Spanish team is working on multifunctional magnetic nanoparticles for biomedical applications, nanobiosensors, and applications of nanotechnology. Head of the Spanish team is Prof Jesus M de la Fuente.


Nano Research - News

News July 1, 2018 2018 Meeting and Workshop

The annual Europe-Japan research network meeting...

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News November 18, 2017 New Associated Partner in Bonn

We are pleased to welcome Dr. Frank Schildberg of...

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News September 21, 2017 3rd annual workshop held in Bonn

The 2017 Meeting and Workshop was held on the...

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