Dr Mattias Björnmalm


Mattias Björnmalm BSc MSc PhD AMRSC is a Research Fellow in the Department of Materials and the Department of Bioengineering at Imperial College London. He leads the EU-funded project qBionano.

He has over 30 publications in peer-reviewed journals and his research is focused on materials science, biomedical engineering, and bio-nanoscience. In 2017, he was awarded a highly competitive Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship from the European Commission; during this process, he was selected as 1 of 30 “highly promising researchers” out of the 8,916 funding proposals submitted.

Mattias completed his PhD under the supervision of CBNS CI and Deputy Director Professor Frank Caruso, and his current mentor is Professor Molly M. Stevens.

Mattias is an Associate Editor for the science and policy journal Angle, a Member of EuroScience, and a Member of the Policy Working Group of the Brussels-based Marie Curie Alumni Association.

Mattias is an Associate Member of the Royal Society of Chemistry (AMRSC), an Honorary Research Fellow of the Bionics Institute and an Honorary Fellow of the University of Melbourne.

Featured Publications

Publication Year Authors
How diseases can be targeted using nanotechnology – and why it’s difficult 2017 Professor Frank Caruso, Dr Mattias Björnmalm