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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Materials Science D-index 114 Citations 50,065 849 World Ranking 223 National Ranking 1

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Awards & Achievements

2018 - Fellow of the Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE)

2016 - Member of the National Academy of Engineering For contributions to biomaterials and tissue engineering in regenerative medicine.

2012 - Fellow of Biomaterials Science and Engineering


What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Polymer
  • Internal medicine
  • Enzyme

His primary areas of study are Tissue engineering, Biomedical engineering, Scaffold, Nanotechnology and Chemical engineering. Rui L. Reis has researched Tissue engineering in several fields, including Regenerative medicine, Biomaterial, Polymer, Regeneration and Self-healing hydrogels. His Biomedical engineering study incorporates themes from Chitosan, Cartilage, Extracellular matrix, Mesenchymal stem cell and In vivo.

He has included themes like Stromal cell, Bone regeneration and Electrospinning in his Scaffold study. Drug delivery is the focus of his Nanotechnology research. His work carried out in the field of Chemical engineering brings together such families of science as Organic chemistry, Supercritical fluid and Polymer chemistry.

His most cited work include:

  • Bone Tissue Engineering: State of the Art and Future Trends (1225 citations)
  • Natural–origin polymers as carriers and scaffolds for biomolecules and cell delivery in tissue engineering applications (960 citations)
  • Natural origin biodegradable systems in tissue engineering and regenerative medicine: present status and some moving trends (784 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Rui L. Reis focuses on Tissue engineering, Biomedical engineering, Nanotechnology, Chemical engineering and Regeneration. The concepts of his Tissue engineering study are interwoven with issues in Regenerative medicine, Stem cell, Scaffold, Biomaterial and Self-healing hydrogels. His research integrates issues of Biophysics and Gellan gum in his study of Self-healing hydrogels.

His Biomedical engineering research includes themes of Cartilage, Fibroin, Extracellular matrix, Mesenchymal stem cell and In vivo. His specific area of interest is Nanotechnology, where he studies Drug delivery. His study in Polymer extends to Chemical engineering with its themes.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Tissue engineering (30.63%)
  • Biomedical engineering (24.07%)
  • Nanotechnology (15.29%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2018-2021)?

  • Tissue engineering (30.63%)
  • Nanotechnology (15.29%)
  • Self-healing hydrogels (10.39%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His primary scientific interests are in Tissue engineering, Nanotechnology, Self-healing hydrogels, Biomedical engineering and Cell biology. His Tissue engineering research incorporates themes from Regenerative medicine, Scaffold, Biomaterial, Regeneration and Chemical engineering. His Regeneration study combines topics in areas such as Membrane and Cartilage.

Many of his studies on Nanotechnology involve topics that are commonly interrelated, such as Biofabrication. The study incorporates disciplines such as Biophysics and Gellan gum in addition to Self-healing hydrogels. His research in Biomedical engineering intersects with topics in Adhesion, Meniscus, Polycaprolactone and Fibroin.

Between 2018 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • The stiffness of living tissues and its implications for tissue engineering (118 citations)
  • Scaffolding Strategies for Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine Applications. (95 citations)
  • Biocompatible ionic liquids: fundamental behaviours and applications (72 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Internal medicine
  • Enzyme
  • Polymer

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Tissue engineering, Nanotechnology, Self-healing hydrogels, Drug delivery and Biomedical engineering. His Tissue engineering research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Biomaterial, Regenerative medicine, Cartilage and Regeneration. The Nanoparticle and Microfluidics research Rui L. Reis does as part of his general Nanotechnology study is frequently linked to other disciplines of science, such as Wearable systems and Mechanism, therefore creating a link between diverse domains of science.

His study looks at the relationship between Self-healing hydrogels and topics such as Gellan gum, which overlap with Bone regeneration. The Drug delivery study which covers Cancer that intersects with Drug. Rui L. Reis studies Biomedical engineering, focusing on Scaffold in particular.

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Best Publications

Bone Tissue Engineering: State of the Art and Future Trends

António J. Salgado;Olga P. Coutinho;Rui L. Reis.
Macromolecular Bioscience (2004)

1759 Citations

Natural–origin polymers as carriers and scaffolds for biomolecules and cell delivery in tissue engineering applications

Patrícia B. Malafaya;Gabriela A. Silva;Rui L. Reis.
Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews (2007)

1222 Citations

Natural origin biodegradable systems in tissue engineering and regenerative medicine: present status and some moving trends

J. F. Mano;G. A. Silva;Helena S. Azevedo;P. B. Malafaya.
Journal of the Royal Society Interface (2007)

967 Citations

Estatística aplicada a experimentação animal

I.B.M. Sampaio;I Sampaio;L.B.M. Sampaio;Ibm Sampaio.

948 Citations

Natural Deep Eutectic Solvents – Solvents for the 21st Century

Alexandre Paiva;R. Craveiro;Ivo Manuel Ascensão Aroso;M. Martins.
ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering (2014)

759 Citations


R. Jayakumar;M. Prabaharan;R.L. Reis;J.F. Mano.
Carbohydrate Polymers (2005)

605 Citations

Bone morphogenetic proteins in tissue engineering: the road from laboratory to clinic, part II (BMP delivery)

Paulo C. Bessa;Margarida Casal;R. L. Reis.
Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine (2008)

563 Citations

Cork: properties, capabilities and applications

S. P. Silva;M. A. Sabino;E. M. Fernandes;V. M. Correlo.
International Materials Reviews (2005)

557 Citations

Bioinert, biodegradable and injectable polymeric matrix composites for hard tissue replacement: state of the art and recent developments

João F Mano;Rui A Sousa;Luciano F Boesel;Nuno M Neves.
Composites Science and Technology (2004)

524 Citations

From basics to clinical: a comprehensive review on spinal cord injury.

Nuno A. Silva;Nuno Sousa;Rui L. Reis;António J. Salgado.
Progress in Neurobiology (2014)

505 Citations

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