Božana Čolović

University of Belgrade

Božana Čolović graduated in 2007 and received her PhD degree in 2013, from the Faculty of Technology and Metallurgy, University of Belgrade. Since 2007 she has been employed at Vinča Institute for Nuclear Sciences. Her research is focused on development of biomaterials for application in bone tissue engineering and dentistry: synthesis of ceramics (hydroxyapatite, calcium silicate) and their modification with surface active substances to improve biocompatibility, as well as the deposition of bioactive coatingson the surface of metal implants to improve their mechanical and corrosion properties. So far, she has published 1 chapter in a book, 30 papers in international journals and 10 papers in national journals, presented 21 papers at international conferences and gave 3 invited lectures.