Ms. Platania Varvara
Ph.D. student

Varvara Platania is currently a PhD candidate at the Laboratory of Biomaterials for Tissue Engineering at the Department of Materials Science and Technology of the University of Crete and a member of the Hybrid Nanostructures Group of the Institute of Electronic Structure and Laser, Foundation for Research and Technology – Hellas.

She received her Bachelor’s Degree from the Department of Biological Applications and Technology, University of Ioannina in 2016. 


  • 2019, Master of Science, National Kapodistrian University of Athens, School of Medicine
  • 2016, Bachelor of Science, University of Ioannina, Department of Biological Applications and Technology


  • Biomaterials for bone and vascular tissue engineering and growth factor delivery
  • Cell-biomaterial interactions including cell viability, morphology, differentiation - Bioprinting