Last Projects
 A. Regeneration and Tissue Engineering
B. Nanotechnology and Dental Biomaterials
C. Adhesive Dentistry
D. Laser in Dental Biomaterials Science
E. Dental Technology
F. Biomaterials in Implant Dentistry

Research Projects

 A. Regeneration and Tissue Engineering:
  • Stem cell sources for odontoblast differentiation. (Dr. T.S. Jafarzadeh)
  • Dental pulp regeneration (Dr. T. S. Jafarzadeh)
  • Polymer and composite scaffolds for hard tissue regeneration (Dr. S. Shahabi)
  • Preparation, characterization and evaluation of mechanical and biological properties of PLGA/LDH nanocomposites for bone tissue  
  • Engineering applications (Dr. T.S. Jafarzadeh)
  • Characterization of the mechanical properties and biocompatibility of apatite composed dental enamels (Dr. T.S. Jafarzadeh)
  • Repair of Initial Enamel Lesions Using Nano Fluoro-hydroxyapatite. (Dr. F. Shafiei)
  • Preparation, properties and applications of biphasic nano-hydroxyapatite and beta-tricalcium phosphate. (Dr. F. Shafiei)
  • Preparation, characterization and properties of Nano- or composite-based scaffolds for tissue engineering (Dr. T. Hooshmand)

B. Nanotechnology and Dental Biomaterials:
  • Preparation and characterization of a polymeric nano-particulate system for delivery of antibacterial agents and their antibacterial effects on
  • bacteria interacting with osteogenesis in oral diseases (Dr. T. S. Jafarzadeh)
  • Nano-hydroxyapatite materials for biomedical applications. (Dr. T. Hooshmand)
  • Characterization and mechanical properties of glass ceramics, alumina- and zirconia-based ceramics (Dr. T. Hooshmand)

C. Adhesive Dentistry
  • Bonding of dental resin cements to zirconia substrates (Dr. T. Hooshmand)
  • Synthesis and characterization of new an antibacterial dental adhesive. (Dr. F. Shafiei)
  • Characterization and bonding effectiveness of Silane coupling agents (Dr. T. Hooshmand)

D. Laser in Dental Biomaterials Science:
  • Resin to zirconia bonding using laser surface treatments. (Dr. T. Hooshmand)
  • The effect of laser on surface textures of ceramics. (Dr. S. Shahabi)
  • The application of laser on repairing procedures of ceramics. (Dr. S. Shahabi)
  • Evaluation of the efficacy of laser bleaching. (Dr. S. Shahabi)
  • The interaction of laser and biomaterials. (Dr. S. Shahabi)
  • Laser-irradiated enamel and dentin structures (Dr. T. Hooshmand)

E. Dental Technology:
  • Experimental navigation system in the mandible cow for apical resection surgery

F. Biomaterials in Implant Dentistry:
  • Bioglasses, bioceramics and implant coatings (Dr. T. Hooshmand)
  • Dental implant materials (Dr. T. Hooshmand)