Van P. Thompson, DDS, PhD

Professor and Chair, Department of Biomaterials and Biomimetics

Email: van.thompson@nyu.edu

BS 1966 (Biology/Chemistry) Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; PhD 1971 (Biology/Biophysics) Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; DDS 1979, University of Maryland

Research Interests: Damage and fatigue of ceramic layer structures • Enamel as a damage-resistant material • Engineering of tissue response • Tissue adhesion to metals and ceramics • Design of research studies for a dental practice-based research network: PEARL (Practitioners Engaged in Applied Research and Learning)

Representative publications

Coelho PG, Granjeiro JM, Romanos GE, Suzuki M, Silva NR, Cardaropoli G, et al. (2009). Basic research methods and current trends of dental implant surfaces. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 88(2):579-96.

Fernandes CA, Ribeiro JC, Larson B, Bonfante EA, Silva NR, Suzuki M, et al. (2009). Microtensile bond strength of resin-based composites to Ti-6Al-4V. Dent Mater Online.

Rekow ED, Zhang G, Thompson V, Kim JW, Coehlo P, Zhang Y (2009). Effects of geometry on fracture initiation and propagation in all-ceramic crowns. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 88(2):436-46.

Silva NR, Coelho PG, Fernandes CA, Navarro JM, Dias RA, Thompson VP (2009). Reliability of one-piece ceramic implant. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 88(2):419-26.

Zhang Y, Kim JW, Bhowmick S, Thompson VP, Rekow ED (2009). Competition of fracture mechanisms in monolithic dental ceramics: flat model systems. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 88(2):402-11.

Thompson VP, Craig RG, Curro FA, Green WS, Ship JA (2008): Treatment of deep carious lesions by complete excavation or partial removal: A critical review, JADA 139: 705-712.

Coelho PG, Calamia C, Harsono M, Thompson VP, Silva NR (2008). Laboratory and FEA evaluation of dentin-to-composite bonding as a function adhesive layer thickness. Dent Mater, 24: 1297-303.

Simon JL, Rekow ED, Thompson VP, Beam H, Ricci JL, Parsons JR (2008): MicroCT analysis of hydroxyapatite bone repair scaffolds created via three-dimensional printing for evaluating the effects of scaffold architecture on bone ingrowth, J Biomed Mater Res A 85:371-77.

Huang M, Thompson VP, Rekow ED, Soboyejo WO (2008): Modeling of water absorption induced cracks in resin-based composite supported ceramic layer structures, J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 84; 124-30.

Silva NR, de Souza GM, Coelho PG, Stappert CF, Clark EA, Rekow ED, et al. (2008): Effect of water storage time and composite cement thickness on fatigue of a glass-ceramic trilayer system, J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 84:117-123.

Simon JL, Michna S, Lewis JA, Rekow ED, Thompson VP, Smay JE, et al. (2007): In vivo bone response to 3D periodic hydroxyapatite scaffolds assembled by direct ink writing, J Biomed Mater Res A 83:747-756.

Kim JW, Kim JH, Thompson VP, Zhang Y (2007). Sliding contact fatigue damage in layered ceramic structures. J Dent Res, 86(11):1046-1050.

Rekow ED, Zhang Y, Thompson VP (2007). Can material properties predict survival of all-ceramic posterior crowns? Compend Contin Edu in Dent, 28(7):352-69.

Huang M, Thompson VP, Rekow ED, Soboyejo WO (2007). Modeling of water absorption induced cracks in resin-based composite supported ceramic layer structures. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater now on line.

Oen KT, Thompson VP, Vena D, Caufield PW, Curro F, Dasanayake A, et al. (2007). Attitudes and expectations of treating deep caries: a PEARL Network survey. Gen Dent 55(3):197-203.

Silva NR, de Souza GM, Coelho PG, Stappert CF, Clark EA, Rekow ED, et al. (2007). Effect of water storage time and composite cement thickness on fatigue of a glass-ceramic trilayer system. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater.

Wang Y, Lee JJ, Lloyd IK, Wilson OC, Jr., Rosenblum M, Thompson V (2007). High modulus nanopowder reinforced dimethacrylate matrix composites for dental cement applications. J Biomed Mater Res A 82(3):651-7.

Rekow D, Thompson VP (2007). Engineering long term clinical success of advanced ceramic prostheses. J Mater Sci Mater Med 18(1):47-56.

Kim B, Zhang Y, Pines M, Thompson VP (2007). Fracture of porcelain-veneered structures in fatigue. J Dent Res 86:142-146.

Huang M, Wang R, Thompson V, Rekow D, Soboyejo WO (2007). Bioinspired design of dental multilayers. J Mat Sci, Mat Med 18:57-64.

Ship JA, Curro FA, Caufield PW, Dasanayake AP, Lindblad A, Thompson VP, et al. (2006). Practicing dentistry using findings from clinical research: you are closer than you think. J Am Dent Assoc 137(11):1488-90, 1492, 1494.

Zhang Y, Lawn BR, Malament KA, Thompson VP, Rekow ED (2006). Damage accumulation and fatigue life of particle-abraded ceramics. Int J Prosthodont 19(5):442-8.

Silva, NRFA, Calamia, CS, Coelho PG, Carrilho MR, Carvalho RM,Caufield P, Thompson VP (2006): Effect of 2% iodine disinfecting solution on bond strength to dentin. J Applied Oral Bio 14(6):399-404.

Rekow ED, Thompson VP, Ricci JL (2006): Influence of scaffold meso-scale features on bone tissue response. J Mater Sci 41:5113-5121.

Rekow ED, Thompson VP (2006): Engineering long term clinical success of advanced ceramic prostheses. J Mat Sci, Med Mat 18(1):47-56.

Rekow ED, Harsono M, Janal M, Thompson VP, Zhang G (2006). Factorial analysis of variables influencing stress in all ceramic crowns. Dent Mater 22(2):125-32.

Silva NR, Calamia CS, Harsono M, Carvalho RM, Pegoraro LF, Fernandes CA, Vieira AC, Thompson VP (2006). Bond angle effects on microtensile bonds: laboratory and FEA comparison. Dent Mater 22(4):314-24.

Silva NR, Carvalho RM, Pegoraro LF, Tay FR, Thompson VP (2006). Evaluation of a self-limiting concept in dentinal caries removal. J Dent Res 85(3):282-6.

Thompson VP, Kaim JM (2005). Nonsurgical treatment of incipient and hidden caries. Dent Clin North Am 49(4):905-21.

Allen K, Slagado TL, Janal MN, Thompson VP (2005): Removing carious dentin using a polymer instrument without anesthesia versus a carbide bur with anesthesia. J Amer Dent Assoc 136:643-651.

Huang M, Nui X, Shrotriya P, Thompson V, Rekow D, Soboyejo WO (2005): Contact damage of dental multilayers: viscous deformation and fatigue mechanisms. J Engin Mat Tech 127:33-39.

Goldin EB, Boyd NW, Goldstein GR, Hittelman EL, Thompson, VP (2005): Marginal fit of leucite-glass pressable ceramic restorations and ceramic-pressed-to-metal restorations. J Prosthet Dent 93(2):143-7.

Rekow ED, Thompson VP (2005): Near-surface damage--a persistent problem in crowns obtained by computer-aided design and manufacturing. Proc Inst Mech Eng [H] 219(4):233-43.

Zhang Y, Lawn BR, Rekow ED, Thompson VP (2004). Effect of sandblasting on the long-term performance of dental ceramics. J Biomed Mater Res 71B:381-6.

Kern M, Thompson VP (2004): Bonding to glass infiltrated alumina ceramic: adhesive methods and their durability. J Esthet Restor Dent 16(5):325-6.

Lawn BR, Pajares A, Zhang Y, Deng Y, Polack MA, Lloyd IK, Rekow, ED, Thompson VP (2004): Materials design in the performance of all-ceramic crowns. Biomaterials 25:2885-2892.

Nagarajan VS, Jahanmir S, Thompson VP (2004): In vitro contact wear of dental composites. Dent Mater 20(1):63-71.

 

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