Associate Professor Lisbeth Grondahl

Associate Professor

School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences
Faculty of Science

Affiliate Principal Research Fellow

Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology
l.grondahl@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 53671

Overview

Dr Lisbeth Grondahl's research interests are in the areas of Biomaterials Science and Tissue Engineering. In particular, she works on the development of novel materials and on surface modification of materials for improved bioactivity.

Current projects include:

  • Surface modification of polymeric membranes used in facial augmentation
  • Surface modification of biodegradable scaffolds for tissue engineering
  • Production of drug delivery devices for accelerated bone regeneration
  • Development of composite materials for use as bone biomaterials

Research Interests

  • Biomaterials Science

Qualifications

  • PhD (Chemistry), University of Copenhagen
  • Master of Science, University of Copenhagen

Publications

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

Book Chapter

  • Grøndahl, Lisbeth and Luk, Jing Zhong (2015). Grafting of functional monomers on biomaterials. In Dietmar Hutmacher and Wojciech Chrzanowski (Ed.), Biointerfaces : where material meets biology (pp. 312-342) Cambridge, United Kingdom: Royal Society of Chemistry. doi:10.1039/9781782628453-00312

  • Lawrie, Gwendolyn and Grondahl, Lisbeth (2015). Wiki technologies and communities: new approaches to assessing individual and collaborative learning in the chemistry laboratory. In Javier Garcia-Martinez and Elena Serrano-Torregrosa (Ed.), Chemistry education: best practices, innovative strategies and new technologies (pp. 671-692) Wienheim, Germany: Wiley-VCH. doi:10.1002/9783527679300.ch27

  • Wentrup-Byrne, Edeline, Suzuki, Shuko and Grondahl, Lisbeth (2014). Biomedical applications of phosphorus-containing polymers. In Monge, S and David, G (Ed.), Phosphorus-based polymers: from synthesis to applications (pp. 167-209) Cambridge, United Kingdom: Royal Society of Chemistry. doi:10.1039/9781782624523-00167

  • Grondahl, L., Jack, K. S. and Goonasekera, C. S. (2014). Inorganic polymer composites for bone regeneration and repair. In Mallick, Kajal (Ed.), Bone substitute biomaterials (pp. 261-293) Kidlington, Oxford United Kingdom: Elsevier. doi:10.1533/9780857099037.3.261

  • Grøndahl, L., Lawrie, G. and Jejurikar, A. (2010). Alginate-based drug delivery devices. In Chandra P. Sharma (Ed.), Biointegration of Medical Implant Materials: Science and Design (pp. 236-266) Cambridge, U.K.: Woodhead Publishing; CRC Press. doi:10.1533/9781845699802.2.236

  • Grondahl, Lisbeth and Jack, Kevin (2010). Composite Materials for Bone Repair. In Luigi Ambrosio (Ed.), Biomedical Composites (pp. 101-126) Cambridge, United Kingdom: Woodhead Publishing Limited. doi:10.1533/9781845697372.2.101

  • Wentrup-Byrne, E., Grøndahl, L. and Chandler-Temple, A. (2010). Replacement materials for facial reconstruction at the soft tissue-bone interface. In Chandra P. Sharma (Ed.), Biointegration of Medical Implant Materials: Science and Design (pp. 51-85) Cambridge, U.K.: Woodhead Publishing; CRC Press. doi:10.1533/9781845699802.1.51

  • Lee, K.Y., Cooper-White, J.J., Keen, I. and Grondahl, L. (2008). Surface modification using RF oxygen plasma in tissue engineering. In Barnes, S.J. and Harris, L.P. (Ed.), Tissue Engineering: Roles, Materials and Applications 1st ed. (pp. 259-274) New York: Nova Science Publishers Inc.

  • Battersby, Bronwyn J., Grondahl, Lisbeth, Lawrie, Gwendolyn A. and Trau, Matt (2004). Colloids for encoding chemical libraries: Applications in biological screening. In F. Caruso (Ed.), Colloids and Colloid Assemblies (pp. 507-560) Weinheim: Wiley VCH.

Journal Article

Conference Publication

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

Completed Supervision