Researchers at CeRTEV simplifies and cheapens the fabrication of glass-ceramic material that can be used in ocular prosthetics and dentin hypersensitivity treatment, among other applications.
A study by researchers at CeRTEV can help scientists develop new glass and glass-ceramic materials and predict glass stability during use.
Scientists linked to a FAPESP-funded research center author six of the 25 most downloaded papers from the website of Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, a prestigious publication on amorphous and glassy materials
Glass is a non-equilibrium, non-crystalline state of matter that appears solid on a short time scale but relaxes toward the liquid state. New definition was published in the Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids
Research strategies and global database on glass properties presented at Advanced School on Glasses and Glass-Ceramics
Biosilicate is also being tested in ocular implants and artificial middle ear ossicles
Material developed at Brazilian university accelerates formation of bone tissue and prevents proliferation of bacteria on surface of dental and orthopedic prostheses
FAPESP Week California spotlights technologies for particle control and glass-ceramic compounds, both having applications in a variety of fields