Emerging Nanotechnologies in Dentistry, 2nd Edition

  • Karthikeyan Subramani
  • Waqar Ahmed
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  • ISBN-10: 0128122927
  • ISBN-13: 9780128122921
  • DDC: 617.6
  • Grade Level Range: 11th Grade - College Senior
  • 496 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released May 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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This book brings together an international team of experts from the fields of materials science, nanotechnology and dentistry to explain these new materials and their applications for the restoration, fixation, replacement or regeneration of hard and soft tissues in and about the oral cavity and craniofacial region.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
List of Contributors.
1: Nanotechnology and Its Applications in Dentistry—An Introduction.
2: Nanoparticles for Dental Materials: Synthesis, Analysis, and Applications.
3: Antimicrobial Nanoparticles in Restorative Composites.
4: Nanotechnology in Operative Dentistry: A Perspective Approach of History, Mechanical Behavior, and Clinical Application.
5: Impact of Nanotechnology on Dental Implants.
6: Titanium Surface Modification Techniques for Dental Implants—From Microscale to Nanoscale.
7: Titanium Nanotubes As Carriers of Osteogenic Growth Factors and Antibacterial Drugs for Applications in Dental Implantology.
8: Cellular Responses to Nanoscale Surface Modifications of Titanium Implants for Dentistry and Bone Tissue Engineering Applications.
9: Corrosion Resistance of Ti–6Al–4V With Nanostructured Tio2 Coatings.
10: Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes/Hydroxyapatite Nanoparticles Incorporated Gtr Membranes.
11: Nanoapatitic Composite Scaffolds for Stem Cell Delivery and Bone Tissue Engineering.
12: Self-Assembly of Proteins and Peptides and Their Applications in Bionanotechnology and Dentistry.
13: Surface Engineering of Dental Tools With Diamond for Enhanced Life and Performance.
14: Nanomechanical Characterization of Mineralized Tissues in The Oral Cavity.
15: Nanoindentation Techniques for The Determination of Mechanical Properties of Materials in Dentistry.
16: Nanocharacterization Techniques for Dental Implant Development.
17: Nanoparticulate Drug-Delivery Systems for Oral Cancer Treatment.
18: Carbon Nanotubes: Applications in Cancer Therapy and Drug Delivery Research.
19: Nanodiagnostics in Microbiology and Dentistry.
20: Neurotoxicity of Nanomaterials.