Andriy Shkilnyy

Post-doctorate fellow



  • M.Sc. Chemistry Department, Taras Shevchenko National Kiev State University, Ukraine (June 2001)
  •  PhD. Chemistry Department, University of Fribourg, Switzerland (Dec. 2006)

Area of interest and expertise

Polymers as products of cationic polymerization; Synthesis and characterization of chemical and physical hydrogels; Transport phenomena in hydrogels; Synthesis and functionalization of metal/metal oxide nanoparticles; Biomimetic mineralization and bioinspired hybrid materials.

Present research activity

  • Optimization of perfusion bioreactor for cell culture
  • Modeling of diffusion processes in porous hydrogel scaffolds