After having applied from November 2014 to February 2015, 5 Erasmus Mundus fellowship students from all over the world were selected to perform their thesis within the NanoFar consortium. 2 other students benefit of local fundings to support their thesis.

They all have integrated their universities from the 1st of October 2015.


The NanoFar PhD students of the 2015-2018 edition are:


Name   Topic Institutions
Maruthi PRASANNA Maruthi_ID Preparation and characterization of antigen-loaded chitosan nanoparticles for immunization USC / UN
Surasa NAGACHINTA Surasa_ID Engineering of nanotheranostics to confront the formation of metastases USC / ULg

Janske NEL

Janske_ID Lipid nanocapsules as a theranostic tool UA / UCL
Pauline Marie CHICHIRICCO Pauline Marie_ID Photocrosslinked hydrogels for guided periodontal tissue regeneration UN / ULg
Natalija TATIC   Modulation of macrophage phenotype for spinal cord repair UNott / UCL
Vincent PAUTU Vincent_ID

Innovative therapeutic strategy in melanoma management

UA / ULg
Audrey SMITH  

Inhibition of osteoarthritis-associated inflammation through MSCs encapsulation in biomaterials