NIOM to share findings at European Dental Materials Conference -

Senior Engineer Morten Syverud will participate and present research findings from NIOM at the 24th annual European Dental Material Conference, held in London from August 30th to September 1st, 2017.

NIOM CEO participates at the FDI meeting in Madrid -

Professor Jon E. Dahl, CEO of NIOM, is member of FDI’s Dental Material Task Team. The task team meets during the FDI WORLD DENTAL FEDERATION Annual Congress in Madrid, 29th Aug – 1st Sep 2017. The dental material task team prepares policy statements regarding dental materials that are approved by the FDI’s General Assembly to […]

Occupational hazards in dental clinics -

Dental personnel have the potential of being exposed to a variety of chemicals during the working day, many of which may cause temporary or permanent injury. A recent article co-authored by NIOM scientist Jan Tore Samuelsen in “Tandlægebladet” breaks down the risks dental personnel face during their working day in terms of exposure to a variety of chemicals.

Hardness testing of dental materials and tooth substance -

Hardness is an important mechanical property of dental materials and is defined as the resistance to permanent surface indentation. NIOM has recently acquired a new hardness tester, and the instrument is used in a range of different research projects.

NIOM scientists participate at the ISO/TC 106 annual meeting in Hong Kong -

Five NIOM scientists have travelled to the city of Hong Kong to participate in the 53rd annual meeting of ISO/TC 106, from 20. – 25. august.