Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine
Dr. Fabrizio Billi has been Adjunct Assistant Professor, Director Biomaterials and Particle Analysis Laboratory, Department Orthopaedic Surgery, School of Medicine, Orthopaedic Hospital & UCLA. July 2006 – up to now. Postdoctoral Fellow, Department Orthopaedic Surgery/Orthopaedic Hospital, School of Medicine, UCLA, 2005 – 2006. Visiting Assistant Researcher, Department Orthopaedic Surgery/Orthopaedic Hospital, School of Medicine, UCLA 2002-2005. Adjunct Assistant Professor of Materials Science, University of Rome “La Sapienza”, Materials Engineering Department. 2001-2002. Research Assistant - Dept Chemical Engineering University of Rome “La Sapienza”, Chemical Engineering Department. 1994-1995.
Biomaterials, Biomechanics, Tribology, Orthopaedic Implants, Artificial Joints, Hip, Knee, Wear Particle Characterization, Nanomaterials, Retrieval Analysis, Failure Analysis, Non-destructive analysis, Metal alloys, Ceramic materials, Polymeric Materials, Composite Materials, Mechanical Testing.