Statens eierberetning 2018 -

NIOM is a state-owned limited company where the Ministry of Health and Care Services holds 49 % of the shares. Each year the state issues an ownership report that provides an overview of the State’s ownership and how the companies have developed. It is intended to increase knowledge about both the ministries’ administration of the […]

Doctoral dissertation in Aarhus -

On Friday June 28, NIOM’s CEO, prof. Jon E. Dahl acted as public opponent when PhD candidate Yasser Haddadi defended his doctoral dissertation in Aarhus, Denmark. The dissertation is titled: “Intra-oral scanning in fixed prosthodontics – Laboratory and clinical comparative studies.” The study Dr. Haddadi’s study centered on the accuracy of eight different intra-oral scanners, […]

NIOM wish you all a great summer -

As the Scandinavian summer month July approaches, we would like to take this opportunity to wish all our research collages, customers and business relations a great summer.

Great ceremony at doctoral examination in Turku -

John Tibballs, senior scientist at NIOM, acted as public opponent at the final doctoral examination for Mr. Durgesh Bangalore Huchaiah.

Webinar: Minimal intervention dentistry -

In our next webinar, you will learn about minimal intervention dentistry. The principle is to preserve as much of the natural tooth structure as possible.

NIOM welcomes visiting scientists -

Every year we welcome several visiting scientists to NIOM in Oslo. Most come from Scandinavia, and several are return guests.

Vacant positions as visiting scientist at NIOM during 2020 -

Positions as visiting scientist in the field of dental and medical biomaterials research are offered at the Nordic Institute of Dental Materials, NIOM, in Oslo, Norway.

Staying ahead with 3DP -

Our recent procurement, the Asiga MAX UV 3D printer, adds speed and predictability to our production of test specimens

Scientist returns to NIOM -

NIOM is pleased to announce the return of Simen E. Kopperud, as Senior Scientist, after a two years absence

New material expert at NIOM -

We are proud to announce that PhD-fellow Amund Ruud has joined NIOM effective April.

New Communications Manager at NIOM -

NIOM is happy to announce Siv Palm as its new communications manager, effective April

A guide to materials’ selection -

Stay updated on materials’ selection. Professor Nils Roar Gjerdet addresses what aspects to consider during material selection and use in the webinar on April 10th! Read more and sign up!

NIOM at IDS 2019 -

The International Dental Show (IDS) takes place in Cologne, Germany, from 12-16 March 2019.

NIOM Scientist attending the 58th Annual Meeting of the Society of Toxicology -

Senior scientist Jan T. Samuelsen is attending the 58th Annual Meeting of the Society of Toxicology in Baltimore, Maryland, March 10-14.

Energy drinks – a health problem for youths? -

Are energy drinks hazardous to your health? Can acidic beverages cause erosions? What are the risks of drinking energy drinks and caffeine?

NIOM at NSFT winter meeting, 2019 -

The Norwegian Society of Pharmacology and Toxicology (NSFT) will hold its 47th annual winter meeting at Beitostølen, Norway, 24-27 January 2019

Frode Staxrud, DDS, is defending his thesis -

Frode Staxrud defends his thesis “Attitudes towards and strategies for repair of dental direct restorations: Minimally Invasive Treatment approach” on Friday January 11, 2019.

Merry Christmas and a Happy New year! -

We look forward to continuing our collaboration and partnership in the coming year!

Vacant position: Scientist – material technology -

Are you interested in research in the field of material technology? Would you like to work in a research environment within dental and medical biomaterials?

Vacant position: Experienced scientist – dentistry / medicine / other health background -

NIOM is looking for an experienced scientist to co-ordinate research in oral health in Norway. We have established a new permanent position for an experienced scientist to lead the secretariat. The position involves active contact with relevant research communities in order to increase their cooperation in line with the research strategy.

Webinar: Dental ceramics -

Did you miss our webinar on December 5th? Or would you like to see it again?

NIOM at The Finnish Dental Convention and Exhibition 2018 -

The Finnish Dental Convention and Exhibition takes place in Helsinki from November 22 – 24 2018. It is the largest dental conference and exhibition in Finland.

NIOM moves to NORCE -

UniRand AS is to transfer its part-ownership in NIOM AS (Nordic Institute of Dental Materials) and ownership in NUBU AS (Norwegian Center for Child Behavioral Development) to NORCE AS.

Award for article on biological reactions -

The award for Best Scientific Review Article 2018 was given out today by the Swedish Dental Journal. We congratulate the winners!

NIOM at Riksstämman and Swedental 2018 -

We look forward to meeting our Swedish colleagues at our lecture or stand!

Vacant position: Communications Advisor -

Are you interested in research and research communication? Do you like to communicate both in writing and orally? Do you collaborate well with others? If so, maybe the vacant position as Communication Advisor at NIOM could be of interest to you.

Dental Ceramics: Material choice and treatment options -

Welcome to a free webinar on December 5th 2018. Associate professor Marit Øilo will present “Dental Ceramics: Material choice and treatment options”.

NIOM at Icelandic Dental Association Conference 2018 -

NIOM is very pleased to participate at the Icelandic Dental Association Conference 2018 in Reykjavik on November 2 and 3.

Norwegian Society for Photobiology and Photomedicine meeting at NIOM -

NIOM is hosting the annual meeting of the Norwegian Society for Photobiology and Photomedicine (NOFFOF) on November 2nd, 2018.

NTF landsmøte og NorDental 2018 -

NIOM stiller med stand på NTF Landsmøte og NorDental 2018. Kom innom oss for en prat!

NIOM Scientist at PDT 2018 -
NIOM with strong contingent at the ISO/TC 106 annual meeting in Milan -

At the annual dentistry standardisation meeting being held in Milan, Italy from September 16 to 21 there will be a strong NIOM contingent.

NIOM to present at European Society of Biomaterials 29th annual meeting at Maastricht, the Netherlands -

European Society of Biomaterials (ESB) will hold its 29th annual meeting at Maastricht, the Netherlands September 9-13, 2018. The theme this year will be “Materials for life”, aiming to discuss challenges the field of biomaterials is currently facing. NIOM engineer Bergitte P. Olderbø will hold a presentation titled “Effects of Nrf2 signaling on cytotoxicity induced […]

NIOM CEO at the FDI World Dental Congress 2018 -

NIOM is present at the FDI World Dental Congress NIOM CEO, Professor Jon E. Dahl participates in the FDI World Dental Congress take place in Buenos Aires, Argentina from 5–8 September 2018.

NIOM at ADEE 2018 Oslo -

The Association for Dental Education in Europe (ADEE) kicks off its annual congress in Oslo today, which will last from August 22nd until the 24th. The Odontological Faculty, University Of Oslo, hosts the event. NIOM is represented with a stand and is there to promote research networking.

Update from IADR 2018 -
Shining new light on dental biomaterials: NIOM is hosting Northern Lights 2018 -

NIOM is host and local organizer of the sixth annual Northern Lights International Symposium which is taking place July 30-31st in Oslo. The main topics of the conference are bioactive materials and light transmission through ceramics and composites. The symposium aims to bring together almost 60 leading experts from 16 countries and over two days they will work through the topics through presentations and discussions, leading to a consensus that will be covered in a wide variety of post-conference publications.

NIOM represents at IADR 2018 -

NIOM Managing Director, Professor Jon E. Dahl and NIOM Engineer Solveig Uvsløkk will be representing NIOM at this year’s IADR conference, held in London from the 25th to 28th of July.

Dental calculus – an exciting time capsule that reveals how ancient humans lived -

In the June issue of the Norwegian Dental Association’s Journal, Professor emeritus NJ Nils Jacobsen (now working at NIOM) has publised an article on how dental calculus in skeletal material contains valuable archaeological information