Name of the research center: DENTAL RESEARCH CENTER USING CONVENTIONAL AND ALTERNATIVE TECHNOLOGIES/ acronym CMDTCA

Director of the research center: Professor Cosmin Sinescu, DMD, PhD.

Date of establishment/ acknowledgement: 05.03.2021

Research areas/ research opportunities:

Research areas of our research center are:

1. Tests on dental crowns, dentures, scaffold, etc.:

  • metallic;
  • polymeric;
  • ceramics;
  • combinations of materials;
  • modern materials.

2. Tests on biological samples: extracted human teeth, soft tissue etc.

3. Theoretical evaluations

  • Design structure;
  • Numerical simulation (FEM, FVM etc)
  • Dynamic evaluations (MFPS etc)

4. Mechanical evaluations

  • mechanical tests on traction / compression, etc .;
  • micro-hardness;
  • roughness.

5. Imagistic evaluations

  • microscopic evaluations;
  • CBCT evaluations;
  • SEM and TEM evaluations;
  • Coherent Optical Tomography (OCT) Time Domain (TD) and Spectral Domain (SD) evaluation
  • microCT assessments.

6. Printing structures

  • SLS / SLM printing;
  • FDM printing;
  • SLA printing.
Members list:

Titular members:

Nr.

Name and surname of the titular member

(didactic/ research personnel)

Didactic/ research degree

1.

Sinescu Cosmin

Professor, DMD, PhD.

2.

Negruțiu Meda Lavinia

Professor, DMD, PhD.

3.

Romînu Mihai

Professor, DMD, PhD.

4.

Crăciunescu Emanuela Lidia

Senior Lecturer, DMD, PhD

5.

Pop Daniela Maria

Senior Lecturer, DMD, PhD

6.

Stoia Adelina Elena

Senior Lecturer, DMD, PhD

7.

Hajaj Tareq

Assistant lecturer, DMD, PhD

8.

Zaharia Cristian

Assistant lecturer, DMD, PhD

9.

Gabor Alin

Assistant lecturer, DMD, PhD

10.

Stan Adrian

Assistant lecturer, DMD, PhD

11.

Cojocariu Andreea Codruta

Assistant lecturer, DMD, PhD

12.

Țogoe Marius

Assistant lecturer, DMD, PhD

 

Associated members:

Nr.

Name and surname

Student, masters student, PhD student, postdoctoral student, auxilliary and non-teaching staff

1.

Măroiu Alexandra Cristina

PhD student

2.

Christa Șerban

Student

 

Internal collaborators:

Nr.

Name and surname

(didactic/ research personnel)

VBUMP Affiliation

(Discipline and department)

1.

Prof. Muntean Mirela-Danina, MD, PhD

Pathophysiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dep. III

2.

Amăricăi Elena Constanța, Senior Lecturer, MD, PhD

Balneology, Medical Recovery And Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Dep. XVI

3.

Tudor Anca, Senior Lecturer, MD, PhD

Informatics and Medical Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine,  Dep. III

4.

Horhat Florin, Associate Professor, MD, PhD

Microbiology Virology, Faculty of Medicine, Dep. XIV

5.

Prof. Licker Monica Sorina, MD, PhD

Microbiology Virology, Faculty of Medicine, Dep. XIV

6.

Bagiu Iulia Cristina, Assistant lecturer, MD, PhD

Microbiology Virology, Faculty of Medicine, Dep. XIV

7.

Muntean Delia, Senior Lecturer, MD, PhD

Microbiology Virology, Faculty of Medicine, Dep. XIV

8.

Prof. Dehelean Cristina Adriana, Pharmacist, PhD

Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy,  Dep.II

9.

Prof. Șoica Codruța-Marinela, Pharmacist, PhD

Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Pharmacology and Clinical Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmacy,  Dep. II

10.

Mioc Marius-Nicolae, Senior Lecturer, Pharmacist, PhD

Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Pharmacology and Clinical Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmacy,  Dep. II

11.

Racoviceanu Roxana-Marcela, Assistant lecturer, Chemical engineer, PhD

Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Pharmacology and Clinical Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmacy,  Dep. II

12.

Prof. Puiu Maria, MD, PhD

Genetics, Faculty of Medicine, Dep. II

13.

Andreescu Nicoleta Ioana, Senior Lecturer, MD, PhD

Genetics, Faculty of Medicine, Dep. II

14.

Prof. Neagu Adrian, Physicist, PhD

Biophysics, Faculty of Medicine, Dep. III

15.

Szuhanek Camelia, Senior Lecturer, DMD, PhD

Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Dep. II

16.

Prof. Marian Cătălin-Valer, MD, PhD

Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Dep. IV

 

External collaborators:

Nr.

Name and surname

(didactic/ research personnel)

Affiliation

 (Department,

institution/university, city, country)

1.

Experienced researcher, Miclău Marinela, CSII, PhD.

National Research-Development Institute for Electrochemistry and Condensed Matter, Timisoara

2.

Negru Radu Marcel, Associate Professor, Engineer, PhD

Department of Mechanics and Materials Strength, Politehnica University Timisoara

3.

Professor Mărșăvină Liviu, Engineer, PhD

Department of Mechanics and Materials Strength, Politehnica University Timisoara

4.

Professor Duma Virgil-Florin, Engineer, PhD

Faculty of Engineering, “Aurel Vlaicu” University of Arad

5.

Claudia Coțca, Doctor of Dental Surgery

Washington Institute For Dentistry & Laser Surgery, Chevy Chase, MD, S.U.A.

Chevy Chase, MD- Aesthetic Restorative Prosthodontics in GP, Chevy Chase, MD, S.U.A.