Area of Research
Due to our extensive collaboration throughout the country and abroad, our research activities include:
- Orthopaedic, dental and maxillofacial implants/materials
- Ceramics and ceramic composites for hip and knee prosthesis.
- Metallic and ceramic implants for finger joints, oncology and spine replacement.
- Bioresorbable materials for bone replacement.
- Bioactive glass and ceramic based cements/materials.
- Tissue engineering & drug delivery
- Bioactive, porous materials for orbital implants and wound dressing applications.
- Tailored/designed scaffolds for onsite drug delivery.
- Nanoceramic based inorganic drug delivery systems for cancer therapy.
- Reconstructive and Trauma materials
- Tailored/designed scaffolds for orthopaedic, cosmetic, cranioplasty reconstruction.
- Patient specific and customized implants via additive manufacturing.
- Hard, wear resistance and biocompatible metallic, ceramic and composite coatings for load-bearing implants.
- Bioactive, osteoconductive and osteoinductive coatings on bioinert medical materials.
- Porous coatings for bone tissue ingrowth.
- Microwave plasma chemical vapor deposition of diamond coatings.
- Other materials and areas
- Ceramic and polycrystalline diamond materials for electron tubes.
- Ceramic joining.
- Microwave processing of ceramic materials.
- Unconventional cancer and wound treatment.
- Indian Institute of Technology, Madras.
- Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur.
- Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi.
- Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.
- Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur.
- Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore.
- National Institute of Technology, Suratkal.
- Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur.
- West Bengal U of Animal & Fishery Sci, Kolkata.
- Sancheti Inst. for Orthop. & Rehabilitation, Pune.
- Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai.
- Jubilant Kalpataru Hospital, Barasat.
- Disha Eye Hospitals and Research Centre (P) Ltd., Barrackpore, West Bengal.
- Sri Sankaradeva Nethralaya, Guwahati.
- Saijyothi Eye Institute, Secunderabad.
- Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi.
- Wockhardt Medical Centre, Kolkata.
- R.G. Kar Medical College & Hospital, Kolkata.
- Burdwan Medical College & Hospital, Burdwan.
- Calcutta Medical College & Hospital, Kolkata.
- Regional Institute of Ophthalmology, National Medical College and Hospital, Kolkata.
- N.R.S. Medical College and Hospital, Kolkata.
- Sambhu Nath Pandit Hospital, Kolkata.
- Calcutta Medical Research Institute, Kolkata.
- All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi.
- Maulana Azad Dental College & Hospital, New Delhi.
- Dr. Rafi Ahmed Dental College & Hospital, Kolkata.
- M/s General Surgical Company (India) Pvt Ltd., Chennai.
- M/s Orthotech, Gujarat.
- M/s Mu Biomagg, Gujarat.
- Medical University of Vienna, Austria.
- Washington State University, USA.
- University of Louisville, USA.
- A.M. Prokhorov Gen. Phys. Inst., Russia.
- University of Aveiro, Portugal.
- University of Turku, Finland.
- Abo Academy University, Finland.
- Univ. of Vigo, Spain.
- Mindanao State Univ., Philippines.
- Universität Bremen, Germany.