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Jonathan Black, Ph.D., FBSE

Jonathan Black Professor Emeritus of Bioengineering
Ph.D. Metallurgy (Biomaterials), University of Pennsylvania 1972
Adjunct Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Cornell University (Ithaca)

Research Interests
Physical Factors in Cell-Substrate Interactions
Micromechanical Behavior of Hard and Soft Tissue
Production and Biological Behavior of Organometallic
Implant Corrosion Products
In-vivo, In-vitro Production of Wear Debris and their Biological Sequelae
Retrieval and Performance Analysis of Surgical Implants
Comparative Clinical Outcomes of Different Technological
Approaches in Surgical Implants


Professor, Researcher, Professional

Hunter Endowed Chair, Bioengineering, Clemson University
Orthopaedic Surgery, Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania
Biomaterials IRC, Queen Mary and Westfield College, London

Approaches in surgical implants: comparative clinical outcomes
Production and biological sequelae of wear debris
Micromechanical behavior of hard and soft tissue

Stryker Orthopaedics Scientific Advisory Board
Charter Fellow, Biomaterials Science and Engineering
Charter member, past-president, Society for Biomaterials US