Prof. Dr.-Ing. Frank A. Müller

Frank A. Müller
Image: Frank A. Müller

Institute of Materials Science
Friedrich Schiller University Jena
Löbdergraben 32
07743 Jena
Phone: +49 3641 9 47 750
Fax:      +49 3641 9 47 702


Otto Schott Institute of Materials Research


  • Research Group Leader Surface and Interfacial Technologies


  • Surface modification
  • Biomimetic apatite
  • Bioactive ceramics
  • Cellulose scaffolds
  • Rapid prototyping

Publications (selected 5 most recent)

  1. A. Dey, P. H. H. Bomans, F. A. Müller, J. Will, P. M. Frederik, G. de With, N. A. J. M. Sommerdijk, "The role of prenucleation clusters in surface induced calcium phosphate crystallization", Nature Mater. 2010, 9, 1010-1014.
  2. F. A. Müller, L. Müller, I. Hofmann, P. Greil, M. M. Wenzel, R. Staudenmaier, "Cellulose-based scaffold materials for cartilage tissue engineering", Biomaterials 2006, 27, 3955-3963.
  3. L. Müller, F. A. Müller, "Preparation of SBF with different HCO3- content and its influence on the composition of biomimetic apatites", Acta Biomater. 2006, 2, 181-189.
  4. H. D. Kurland, J. Grabow, F. A. Müller, "Preparation of ceramic nanospheres by CO2 laser vaporization (LAVA)", J. Eur. Ceram. Soc. 2011, 31, 2559-2568.
  5. D. C. Basset, L. M. Grover, F. A. Müller, M. D. McKee, J. E. Barralet, "Serum protein controlled nanoparticle synthesis", Adv. Funct. Mater. 2011, 21, 2968-2977.