Professor Liam M Grover

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Liam M Grover is a Professor in Biomaterials Science and has been at the University of Birmingham since 2006. Prior to this, Liam was a Skeletal Health Scholar at McGill University, Montreal. His group ( focuses on the application of materials science and chemical engineering to the design of novel technologies for the regeneration of tissues. He is also interested in the fundamental science behind the mechanical performance of both ceramics and soft solids and how they may be influenced by physiological conditions.

Professor Grover’s research has been funded by numerous funding agencies, including the UK research councils (EPSRC, BBSRC, MRC), the EU (FP6 and FP7), the regional development agency (AWM), the CIHR, the Furlong Charitable Foundation, the Malaysian Government, the NSF (China), Smith and Nephew, Boots, and JRI. He has published more than 150 full peer reviewed papers, 20 extended conference papers, more than 70 reviewed conference abstracts, three book chapters and has filed seven patent applications. His work has been cited on more than 3500 occasions.