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Institute of Dentistry - Barts and The London


Industry Research Engagement Day - Advanced Dental Materials for Biomineralisation and Biomimetics

Event Summary 

The Dental Institute at QMUL has long been regarded as world leader in the area of Dental materials research. To share and showcase our research strengths we are hosting a Research Engagement day on the theme of Advanced Dental Materials for Biomineralisation and Biomimetics. During this event you will gain an exclusive insight into the latest cutting edge research in the world of dental materials. Key aims of the event will be to: 

  • Share and showcase our latest cutting edge research and technical expertise.
  • Provide an overview of UK funding landscape and opportunities to work collaboratively to solve future challenges.
  • Highlight the resources, skills and facilities available at QMUL to support your business.
  • Broaden your network and enable you to make meaningful connections.


Time & Location

28 November 2019, 09:30 – 13.00

Milton Lecture Theatre

Garrod Building, located at Turner Street, Whitechapel, E1 2AD



We have an impressive line-up of leading experts who will share the latest research in a thought-provoking event.


Programme agenda


09:30 – 09:45 Registration / Coffee 

09:45 –10:45 Keynote Speakers

  • Overview of Institute of Dentistry research at QMUL: Professor Robert Hill
  • Innovate UK: Collaborative funding opportunities, Michael Kipping,
  • Technology co-creation with Institute of Dentistry: P.S.P. DENTA, Avtar Photay
  • Routes of engagement and funding opportunities for collaborative R&D: Kalpana Chaturvedi 

10:45 - 11:45 Academic Technical sessions

  • Layered Double Hydroxides - The Fluoride Ion Battery, Mangala Patel
  • Novel Antibacterial Chlorhexidine Particles, Mike Cattell
  • Remineralising Glass ionomer Cements, Natalia Kapukhina
  • Use of X-ray Microtomography in Dental Materials, Graham Davis
  • Additive Manufacturing of Synthetic Teeth, Alex Cresswell

11.45-12.00 Coffee break 

12:00 - 13:00 Industry challenges 

GSK                             David Bradshaw

Ceradynamics Ltd          Dr. Xu Cao

Advanced Healthcare     Dr Ioannis Kartanos

13:00 – Lunch, Tour of Dental Institute facilities, Posters, Networking, One-One’ with academics


Please click here to download the full programm - Dental Materials Programme [PDF 4,479KB]

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