Dr Norbert Radacsi

Senior Lecturer in Chemical Engineering



+44(0)131 6513571


Sanderson Building 1.073

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Engineering Discipline: 

  • Chemical Engineering

Research Institute: 

  • Materials and Processes

Research Theme: 

  • Bioengineering
  • Sensors
  • Materials Design, Processing and Characterisation
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Dr Norbert Radacsi


Dr Norbert Radacsi is a Senior Lecturer (US equivalent: Associate Professor) at The University of Edinburgh. He obtained his Ph.D. at the Delft University of Technology. Prior to his current position he was postdoctoral researcher at Purdue University and California Institute of Technology. He has pioneered a new type of 3D electrospinning technology. His interdisciplinary research includes areas of advancing electrospinning technology and bioprinting, developing wearable sensors and energy harvesters, and producing novel materials.

Academic Qualifications: 

  • Ph.D. Chemical Engineering/Materials Science - Delft University of Technology (2012)
  • M.Sc. Physics - University of Debrecen (2006)

Postdoctoral training

  • California Institute of Technology (2014-2015)
  • Purdue University (2013-2014)
  • Delft University of Technology (2012-2013)

Professional Qualifications and Memberships: 

2021 – date             Member of the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC)

2016 – date             Member, American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)


  • Nanomaterials in Chemical & Biomedical Engineering (course organizer)
  • Process Safety and Environmental Issues in Chemical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering Laboratory 3
  • Chemical Engineering Design: Project 4
  • Chemical Engineering Study Project 4

Research Interests: 

My research interest lies in the application of nanotechnology to advance the engineering of new functional materials for medical applications.



electrospinning, 3D/4D (bio)printing, tissue engineering, sensing

Further Information: 

The Radacsi group is looking for talented people all year around! Send you CV to Dr. Radacsi, if you are interested in joining the group.

Group website: https://www.radacsigroup.co.uk