• Plasma treatment effects on resin-based tooth restoration improvements 

    Tan, Jingwen (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2018)
    The dental restoration is the recovery of the function, integrity and morphology of missing tooth structure using dental restorative materials. Recent years, safety and aesthetic concerns have increasingly driven dental ...
  • A study of plasma treatments effects on dental biofilms 

    Hong, Qing (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2016)
    [ACCESS RESTRICTED TO THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI AT AUTHOR'S REQUEST.] Dental plaque is a biofilm that grows on surfaces within the mouth and contains millions of bacteria. The bacteria in plaque cause tooth decay and gum ...