Graduate Alumni

Associated with the UF College of Dentistry Center for Dental Biomaterials

Kallaya Supputamongkol, D.D.S., Ph.D.

  • Materials Science and Engineering, 2002
  • Contact fatigue mechanisms as a function of crystal aspect ratio in baria-silicate glass-ceramics

Thomas J. Hill, Ph.D.

  • Materials Science and Engineering, 2001
  • Quantitative fracture analysis of a biological ceramic

Alvaro Della Bona, D.D.S., MMedSci, Ph.D.

  • Materials Science and Engineering, 2001
  • Interfacial adhesion of dental ceramic-resin systems

Nicola Richards, D.M.D., Ph.D.

  • Materials Science and Engineering, 2001
  • Effect of molecular mass of priming resin on bond strength to dentin

Nils Goetzen, M.S.

  • Aerospace Engineering, Mechanics & Engineering Science

Joan Y. Chan, M.S.

  • Materials Science and Engineering, 1999
  • Mechanical degradation of canasite glass-ceramic under dynamic and cyclic fatigue

Jason Griggs, Ph.D.

  • Materials Science and Engineering, 1998
  • Dominant toughening mechanisms in barium aliminosilicate (BAS) glass-ceramics

Jeff Thompson, Ph.D.

  • Materials Science and Engineering, 1995
  • Characterization of mechanical behavior based on microstructural phenomena in Li2O.2SiO2 glass-ceramics

Doug Parsell, Ph.D.

  • Materials Science and Engineering, 1994
  • Optimization of glass-ceramic heat treatment schedules

Ananth Naman, M.S.

  • Materials Science and Engineering, 1994
  • Mechanical Property and Fractal Dimension determination in Li2O.2SiO2

Phillip Cook, Ph.D.

  • Aerospace Engineering, Mechanics & Engineering Science, 1990
  • Compressive Damage and fracture modeling of ceramics subjected to high-velocity impact

Bahram Hojjatie, Ph.D.

  • Aerospace Engineering, Mechanics & Engineering Science, 1990
  • Thermal tempering of layered ceramic structures

David C. Sarrett, D.M.D., M.S.

  • Materials Science and Engineering, 1989
  • Wear Behavior of dental composite Restorative materials
  • Dean, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry & Associate Vice President for Health Sciences