Lacramioara Popa

Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy

Professor Lăcrămioara Popa received her Ph.D. in Pharmacy in 2000. She is head of the Physical and Colloidal Chemistry Department, Faculty of Pharmacy, “Carol Davila” University of Medicine and Pharmacy (UMFCD), Bucharest, Romania, and president of the Ethics and Quality Assurance Commission at the same faculty. She is a member of the Council of Doctoral Studies of UMFCD and a Ph.D. supervisor (Habilitation thesis, 2014). Professor Lăcrămioara graduated with several courses in Intellectual Property (WIPO Academy, Geneva) and was an expert evaluator at the Executive Unit for Financing of Higher Education, Romania. She has more than 28 years of experience in quality by design; analytical quality by design in the development, analysis, and optimization of pharmaceuticals; characterization of raw materials surface and pharmaceutical systems; and polymeric materials with biomedical applications.

Lacramioara Popa

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Hydrogels are well-defined structures that do not dissolve in water. They have many uses, especially in biomedicine. This book provides a comprehensive overview of hydrogels, including their characteristics and applications in medical devices, drug delivery, robotics, “smart” applications, and more.

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