Published Research


  1. Alberto, LHJ, Kalluri, L, Esquivel-Upshaw, JF, & Duan, Y. (2022). Three-Dimensional Finite Element Analysis of Different Connector Designs for All-Ceramic Implant-Supported Fixed Dental Prostheses. Ceramics, 5(1), 34-43. doi:10.3390/ceramics5010004
  2. Chiu, CW, Xian, M, Stephany, JL, Xia, X, Chiang, CC, Ren, F, et al. (2022). Rapid SARS-CoV-2 diagnosis using disposable strips and a metal-oxide-semiconductor field-effect transistor platform. Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B: Nanotechnology and Microelectronics, 40(2). doi:10.1116/6.0001615
  3. Lara, L, Rocha, MG, Menezes, LR, Correr, AB, Sinhoreti, MAC, & Oliveira, D. (2022). Mechanical properties of bulk-fill composite resin with or without a final layer of conventional composite resin. Gen Dent, 70(3), 60-64. Retrieved from
  4. Nobre, CFA, Feitosa, VP, Fronza, BM, Leal, AMC, Rocha, MG, Roulet, JF, et al. (2022). Physicochemical properties of experimental resin-based composites using tris(trimethylsilyl)silane associated with diphenyl iodonium hexafluorophosphate (DPIHP) salt. J Mech Behav Biomed Mater, 130, 105169. doi:10.1016/j.jmbbm.2022.105169
  5. de Oliveira, RF, Abuna, GF, Roulet, JF, Geraldeli, S, & Sinhoreti, MAC. (2022). Effect of an elastomeric urethane monomer on BisGMA-free resin composites containing different co-initiators. Clin Oral Investig, 26(1), 957-967. doi:10.1007/s00784-021-04078-1
  6. Pires-de-Souza, FCP, Tonani-Torrieri, R, Geng Vivanco, R, Arruda, CNF, Geraldeli, S, Sinhoreti, MAC, et al. (2022). Effect of Incorporation of Bioactive Glass-Ceramic into Self-etch Adhesives. The journal of adhesive dentistry, 24(1), 195-202. doi:10.3290/j.jad.b2916451
  7. Price, RB, Ferracane, JL, Darvell, BW, & Roulet, JF. (2022). Caveat emptor when purchasing dental products online. J Am Dent Assoc, 153(3), 196-199. doi:10.1016/j.adaj.2021.10.013
  8. Rocha, MG, Oliveira, D, Felix, C, Roulet, JF, Sinhoreti, MAC, & Correr, AB. (2022). Beam Profiling of Dental Light Curing Units Using Different Camera-Based Systems. Eur J Dent, 16(1), 64-79. doi:10.1055/s-0041-1731628
  9. Rocha, MG, Oliveira, D, de Menezes, LR, Roulet, JF, Sinhoreti, MAC, & Correr, AB. (2022). The use of an elastomeric methacrylate monomer (Exothane 24) to reduce the polymerization shrinkage stress and improve the two-body wear resistance of bulk fill composites. Dent Mater, 38(2), e43-e57. doi:10.1016/
  10. Rocha, MG, Maucoski, C, Roulet, J-F, & Price, RB. (2022). Depth of cure of 10 resin-based composites light-activated using a laser diode, multi-peak, and single-peak light-emitting diode curing lights. J Dent, 104141. doi:10.1016/j.jdent.2022.104141
  11. Xian, M, Chiu, CW, Carey, PHI, Fares, C, Chen, L, Wu, R, et al. (2022). Digital biosensor for human cerebrospinal fluid detection with single-use sensing strips. Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B: Nanotechnology and Microelectronics, 40(2). doi:10.1116/6.0001576


  1. Alqahtani AR, Gufran K, Silva F, Rocha MG, & Chang J (2021). A Clinical Case Report of a Potential Acute Allergic Reaction with Titanium Dental Implant. Case Reports in Dentistry, 2021, 5592934. doi:10.1155/2021/5592934
  2. Camargo SEA, Roy T, Xia X, Fares C, Hsu SM, Ren F, . . . Esquivel-Upshaw JF (2021). Novel Coatings to Minimize Corrosion of Titanium in Oral Biofilm. Materials (Basel), 14(2). doi:10.3390/ma14020342
  3. Camargo, SEA, Xia, X, Fares, C, Ren, F, Hsu, SM, Budei, D, et al. (2021). Nanostructured surfaces to promote osteoblast proliferation and minimize bacterial adhesion on titanium. Materials, 14(16). doi:10.3390/ma14164357
  4. Fares C, Elhassani R, Ren F, Cabrera AR, Chai I, Dean D, . . . Esquivel-Upshaw JF (2021). Color perceptibility and validity of silicon carbide-based protective coatings for dental ceramics. J Prosthet Dent. doi:10.1016/j.prosdent.2020.10.023
  5. Favarão J, Oliveira DCRS, Zanini MM, Rocha MG, Correr-Sobrinho L, & Sinhoreti MAC. (2021a). Effect of curing-light attenuation on color stability and physical and chemical properties of resin cements containing different photoinitiators. J Mech Behav Biomed Mater, 113, 104110. doi:10.1016/j.jmbbm.2020.104110
  6. Favarão J, Oliveira, DCRS, Zanini MM, Rocha MG, Correr-Sobrinho L, & Sinhoreti MAC (2021b). Effect of curing-light attenuation on color stability and physical and chemical properties of resin cements containing different photoinitiators. Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 113, 104110. doi:
  7. de Freitas, BN, Pintado-Palomino, K, de Almeida, CVVB, Cruvinel, PB, Souza-Gabriel, AE, Corona, SAM, et al. (2021). Clinical decision-making in anterior resin composite restorations: a multicenter evaluation. J Dent, 113. doi:10.1016/j.jdent.2021.103757
  8. Hsu, SM, Alsafadi, M, Vasconez, C, Fares, C, Craciun, V, O’neill, E, et al. (2021). Qualitative analysis of remineralization capabilities of bioactive glass (Novamin) and fluoride on hydroxyapatite (HA) discs: An in vitro study. Materials, 14(14). doi:10.3390/ma14143813
  9. Hsu, SM, Fares, C, Xia, X, Rasel, MAJ, Ketter, J, Afonso Camargo, SE, et al. (2021). In vitro corrosion of sic-coated anodized ti nano-tubular surfaces. Journal of Functional Biomaterials, 12(3). doi:10.3390/jfb12030052
  10. Kalluri, L, Seale, B, Satpathy, M, Esquivel-Upshaw, JF, & Duan, Y. (2021). Three-dimensional finite element analysis of the veneer—framework thickness in an all-ceramic implant supported fixed partial denture. Ceramics, 4(2), 199-207. doi:10.3390/ceramics4020015
  11. Lalama, M, Rocha, MG, O’Neill, E, & Zoidis, P. (2021). Polyetheretherketone (PEEK) Post and Core Restorations: A 3D Accuracy Analysis between Heat-Pressed and CAD-CAM Fabrication Methods. J Prosthodont. doi:10.1111/jopr.13452
  12. Lara, L, Rocha, MG, Menezes, LR, Correr, AB, Sinhoreti, MAC, & Oliveira, D. (2021). Effect of combining photoinitiators on cure efficiency of dental resin-based composites. J Appl Oral Sci, 29, e20200467. doi:10.1590/1678-7757-2020-0467
  13. Mecholsky JJ, Hsu SM, Jadaan O, Griggs J, Dean D, Clark AE, . . . Esquivel-Upshaw JF (2021). Forensic and reliability analyses of fixed dental prostheses. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater. doi:10.1002/jbm.b.34796
  14. Mohan, S, Roulet, JF, Abdulhameed, N, & Rocha, M. (2021). Transferring Occlusal Anatomy from Worn Temporary Crowns to Zirconium Oxide Crowns. Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent, 29(2), 67-75. doi:10.1922/EJPRD_2045Roulet09
  15. Oliveira, D, Guha, U, Delgado, A, & Ribeiro, AP. (2021). Overcoming the emerging challenges in faculty calibration in times of COVID-19 pandemic. Journal of Dental Education, 85(S1), 1078-1079. doi:10.1002/jdd.12516
  16. Ribeiro, APD, Oliveira, D, & Guha, U. (2021). Teaching a preclinical operative dentistry course in different teams: Ensuring good communication. Journal of Dental Education, 85(S1), 1047-1048. doi:10.1002/jdd.12391
  17. Rocha MG, Roulet JF, Sinhoreti MAC, Correr AB, & Oliveira DCRS (2021). Light Transmittance and Depth of Cure of a Bulk Fill Composite Based on the Exposure Reciprocity Law. Braz Dent J, 32(1), 78-84. doi:10.1590/0103-6440202103842
  18. Roulet JF, Schepker KL, Truco A, Schwarz HC, & Rocha MG (2021). Biaxial flexural strength, crystalline structure, and grain size of new commercially available zirconia-based ceramics for dental appliances produced using a new slip-casting method. J Mech Behav Biomed Mater, 114, 104180. doi:10.1016/j.jmbbm.2020.104180
  19. Verly-Junior E, Oliveira DCRS, Pinto RL, Marques ES, Cunha DB, & Sarti FM (2021). Feasibility in meeting nutrient amounts of the National School Feeding Program and its relationship with the menu cost. Cien Saude Colet, 26(2), 749-756. doi:10.1590/1413-81232021262.01012019
  20. Xian, M, Luo, H, Xia, X, Fares, C, Carey, PHI, Chiu, CW, et al. (2021). Fast SARS-CoV-2 virus detection using disposable cartridge strips and a semiconductor-based biosensor platform. Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B: Nanotechnology and Microelectronics, 39(3). doi:10.1116/6.0001060


  1. Aviles T, Hsu SM, Clark A, Ren F, Fares C, Carey PHt, & Esquivel-Upshaw JF (2020). Hydroxyapatite Formation on Coated Titanium Implants Submerged in Simulated Body Fluid. Materials (Basel), 13(24). doi:10.3390/ma13245593
  2. Camargo SEA, Mohiuddeen AS, Fares C, Partain JL, Carey PHt, Ren F, . . . Esquivel-Upshaw JF (2020). Anti-Bacterial Properties and Biocompatibility of Novel SiC Coating for Dental Ceramic. J Funct Biomater, 11(2). doi:10.3390/jfb11020033
  3. Camargo SEA, Roy T, Carey Iv PH, Fares C, Ren F, Clark AE, & Esquivel-Upshaw JF (2020). Novel Coatings to Minimize Bacterial Adhesion and Promote Osteoblast Activity for Titanium Implants. J Funct Biomater, 11(2). doi:10.3390/jfb11020042
  4. Carey Iv PH, Hsu SM, Fares C, Kamenov G, Ren F, & Esquivel-Upshaw, J. (2020). The Galvanic Effect of Titanium and Amalgam in the Oral Environment. Materials (Basel), 13(19). doi:10.3390/ma13194425
  5. Fares C, Elhassani R, Partain J, Hsu SM, Craciun V, Ren F, & Esquivel-Upshaw JF (2020). Annealing and N(2) Plasma Treatment to Minimize Corrosion of SiC-Coated Glass-Ceramics. Materials (Basel), 13(10). doi:10.3390/ma13102375
  6. Fares C, Hsu SM, Xian M, Xia X, Ren, F, Mecholsky, JJ Jr., . . . Esquivel-Upshaw, J (2020). Demonstration of a SiC Protective Coating for Titanium Implants. Materials (Basel), 13(15). doi:10.3390/ma13153321
  7. Hsu SM, Ren F, Batich CD, Clark AE, Craciun V, & Esquivel-Upshaw JF (2020). Dissolution activation energy of a fluorapatite glass-ceramic veneer for dental applications. Mater Sci Eng C Mater Biol Appl, 111, 110802. doi:10.1016/j.msec.2020.110802
  8. Hsu SM, Ren F, Batich CD, Clark AE, Dean D, & Esquivel-Upshaw JF (2020). Effect of pH Cycling Frequency on Glass-Ceramic Corrosion. Materials (Basel), 13(16). doi:10.3390/ma13163655
  9. Hsu SM, Ren F, Chen Z, Kim M, Fares C, Clark AE, . . . Esquivel-Upshaw JF (2020). Novel Coating to Minimize Corrosion of Glass-Ceramics for Dental Applications. Materials (Basel), 13(5). doi:10.3390/ma13051215
  10. Martino N, Truong C, Clark AE, O’Neill E, Hsu SM, Dean D, & Esquivel-Upshaw JF (2020). Retrospective analysis of survival rates of post-and-cores in a dental school setting. J Prosthet Dent, 123(3), 434-441. doi:10.1016/j.prosdent.2019.05.003
  11. Mohan S, Roulet JF, Abdulhameed N, & Rocha MG (2020). Transferring Occlusal Anatomy from Worn Temporary Crowns to Zirconium Oxide Crowns. Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent. doi:10.1922/EJPRD_2045Roulet09
  12. Nascimento MM, Ribeiro AP, Delgado AJ, Cassiano L, Caraballo M, Roulet JF, . . . Dilbone DA (2020). Temporary Tooth Separation to Improve Assessment of Approximal Caries Lesions: A School-Based Study. Oper Dent, 45(6), 581-588. doi:10.2341/19-221-c
  13. Oliveira DCRS, Rocha MG, & Tabata L (2020). Pronunciamento Especial: COVID-19 e a Prática Odontológica. Full Dentistry in Science, 11(43), 8. doi:10.24077/2020
  14. Roulet JF, Gummadi S, Hussein HS, Abdulhameed N, & Shen C (2020). In vitro wear of dual-cured bulkfill composites and flowable bulkfill composites. J Esthet Restor Dent, 32(5), 512-520. doi:10.1111/jerd.12616
  15. Roulet JF, Schepker KL, Truco A, Schwarz HC, & Rocha MG (2020). Biaxial flexural strength, crystalline structure, and grain size of new commercially available zirconia-based ceramics for dental appliances produced using a new slip-casting method. J Mech Behav Biomed Mater, 104180. doi:10.1016/j.jmbbm.2020.104180
  16. Soler MD, Hsu SM, Fares C, Ren F, Jenkins RJ, Gonzaga, L, . . . Esquivel-Upshaw JF (2020). Titanium Corrosion in Peri-Implantitis. Materials (Basel), 13(23). doi:10.3390/ma13235488
  17. Sulaiman TA, Camino RN, Cook R, Delgado AJ, Roulet JF, & Clark WA (2020). Time-lasting ceramic stains and glaze: A toothbrush simulation study. J Esthet Restor Dent, 32(6), 581-585. doi:10.1111/jerd.12590
  18. Veras T, Tabata L, Rocha MG, & Oliveira, DCRS (2020). Coluna fique por dentro: especial entrevistas. Full Dentistry in Science, 11(44), 15-16. doi:10.24077/2020
  19. Xian, M, Carey, PH, Fares, C, Ren, F, Shan, SS, Liao, YT, et al. (2020). Rapid Electrochemical Detection for SARS-CoV-2 and Cardiac Troponin i Using Low-Cost, Disposable and Modular Biosensor System. Paper presented at the 3rd IEEE Research and Applications of Photonics in Defense Conference, RAPID 2020


  1. Rocha MG, Oliveira DCRS, Sinhoreti MAC, Roulet JF, Correr AB. (2019). The Combination of CQ-amine and TPO Increases the Polymerization Shrinkage Stress and Does Not Improve the Depth of Cure of Bulk-fill Composites. Operative Dentistry, 44(5), 499-509. doi:10.2341/18-234-L.
  2. Oliveira DCRS, Rocha MG, Correr AB, Ferracane JL, Sinhoreti MAC. (2019). Effect of Beam Profiles From Different Light Emission Tip Types of Multiwave Light-emitting Diodes on the Curing Profile of Resin-based Composites. Operative Dentistry. doi:10.2341/16-242.
  3. Favarao J, Oliveira DCRS, Rocha MG, Zanini MM, Abuna GF, Mendonca MJ, Sinhoreti MAC. (2019). Solvent Degradation and Polymerization Shrinkage Reduction of Resin Composites Using Isobornyl Methacrylate. Brazilian Dental Journal, 30(3), 272-278. doi:10.1590/0103-6440201802525.
  4. Araújo CTP, Prieto LT, Abuna G, Rocha RL, Coppini EK, Oliveira DCRS, & Paulillo L (2019). Simplified ethanol wet-bonding technique: an alternative strategy for resin-dentin bonding in root canals. Gen Dent, 67(6), e1-e5.
  5. Carey PHt, Ren F, Jia Z, Batich CD, Camargo SEA, Clark, AE, . . . Esquivel-Upshaw JF (2019). Antibacterial Properties of Charged TiN Surfaces for Dental Implant Application. ChemistrySelect, 4(31), 9185-9189. doi:10.1002/slct.201901001
  6. Castellanos M, Delgado AJ, Sinhoreti MAC, Oliveira DCRS, Abdulhameed N, Geraldeli S, & Roulet JF (2019). Effect of Thickness of Ceramic Veneers on Color Stability and Bond Strength of Resin Luting Cements Containing Alternative Photoinitiators. J Adhes Dent, 21(1), 67-76. doi:10.3290/j.jad.a41997
  7. Chen Z, Fares C., Elhassani R, Ren F, Kim M, Hsu SM, . . . Esquivel-Upshaw JF (2019). Demonstration of SiO(2)/SiC based protective coating for dental ceramic prostheses. Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 102(11), 6591-6599. doi:10.1111/jace.16525
  8. Oliveira DCRS, de Moura Souza A, Levy RB, Sichieri R, & Verly-Jr E (2019). Comparison between household food purchase and individual food consumption in Brazil. Public Health Nutr, 22(5), 841-847. doi:10.1017/s1368980018002987
  9. Delgado AJ, Castellanos EM, Sinhoreti MAC, Oliveira DCRS, Abdulhameed N, Geraldeli S, . . . Roulet JF (2019). The Use of Different Photoinitiator Systems in Photopolymerizing Resin Cements Through Ceramic Veneers. Oper Dent, 44(4), 396-404. doi:10.2341/17-263-l
  10. Farawati FAL, Hsu SM, O’Neill E, Neal D, Clark AE, & Esquivel-Upshaw, J (2019). Effect of carbamide peroxide bleaching on enamel characteristics and susceptibility to further discoloration. J Prosthet Dent, 121(2), 340-346. doi:10.1016/j.prosdent.2018.03.006
  11. Felix C, Tabata L, MG R, & Oliveira DCRS (2019). Especial entrevistas – Chris Felix. Full Dentistry in Science, 10(40), 10-11.
  12. Giannini M, & Roulet JF (2019). The Dream is alive. J Adhes Dent, 21(5), 477-478. doi:10.3290/j.jad.a43327
  13. Hsu SM, Ren F, Abdulhameed N, Kim M, Neal D, & Esquivel-Upshaw, J (2019). Comprehensive analysis of laser scanner validity used for measurement of wear. J Oral Rehabil, 46(6), 503-510. doi:10.1111/joor.12778
  14. Mathias-Santamaria IF, & Roulet JF (2019). The effect of diamond toothpastes on surface gloss of resin composites. Am J Dent, 32(4), 169-173.
  15. Rizzati-Barbosa C, Albergaria-Barbosa R, Tabata L, Rocha MG, & Oliveira DCRS (2019). Especial entrevistas. Full Dentistry in Science, 11(41), 8-9. doi:10.24077/2019
  16. Tomaselli LO, Oliveira DCRS, Favarão J, Silva AFD, Pires-de-Souza FCP, Geraldeli S, & Sinhoreti MAC (2019). Influence of Pre-Heating Regular Resin Composites and Flowable Composites on Luting Ceramic Veneers with Different Thicknesses. Braz Dent J, 30(5), 459-466. doi:10.1590/0103-6440201902513


  1. Breschi, L, Blatz, M, Phark, JH, & Roulet, JF. (2018). IAAD Newsletter. Journal of Adhesive Dentistry, 20(6), 562-562. doi:10.3290/j.jad.a41666
  2. Breschi, L, Blatz, M, & Roulet, JF. (2018). Information overload. Journal of Adhesive Dentistry, 20(2), 173-173. doi:10.3290/j.jad.a40659
  3. Borges, BCD, Sousa-Lima, RXD, Moreno, GBP, Moreira, DGL, Oliveira, DCRS, Souza-Junior, EJC, et al. (2018). Polymerization and adhesion behavior of experimental dental bonding materials with different initiator systems. Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology, 32(3), 239-246. doi:10.1080/01694243.2017.1352839
  4. Esquivel-Upshaw JF, Ren F, Hsu SM, Dieng FY, Neal, D, & Clark, AE (2018). Novel Testing for Corrosion of Glass-Ceramics for Dental Applications. Journal of Dental Research, 97(3), 296-302. doi:10.1177/0022034517732283
  5. Esquivel-Upshaw, JF, Kim, MJ, Hsu, SM, Abdulhameed, N, Jenkins, R, Neal, D, et al. (2018). Randomized clinical study of wear of enamel antagonists against polished monolithic zirconia crowns. J Dent, 68, 19-27. doi:10.1016/j.jdent.2017.10.005
  6. Ferreira-Filho RC, Ely C, Amaral RC, Rodrigues JA, Roulet JF, Cassoni A, & Reis, AF (2018). Effect of Different Adhesive Systems Used for Immediate Dentin Sealing on Bond Strength of a Self-Adhesive Resin Cement to Dentin. Oper Dent, 43(4), 391-397. doi:10.2341/17-023-l
  7. Giannini M, Oliveira DCRS, Rocha MG, & Price R (2018). Northern Lights 2018: consensus statements. Journal of Clinical Dentistry and Research, 16(3), 222-225. Retrieved from
  8. Oliveira DCRS, Rocha MG, Roulet JF (2018). Light curing matters: Facts often overseen by dentists. Stomatology Edu Journal, 5(4), 236-242. doi:10.25241/stomaeduj.2018.5(2).art.1.
  9. Maia, RR, Oliveira, D, D’Antonio, T, Qian, F, & Skiff, F. (2018). Double-layer build-up technique: laser evaluation of light propagation in dental substrates and dental composites. The international journal of esthetic dentistry, 13(4), 538-549. Retrieved from
  10. Menezes, LR, Silva, EOD, Rocha, ACDS, Oliveira, DCRSD, & Campos, PRDB. (2018). The applicability of organomodified nanoclays as new fillers for mechanical reinforcement of dental composites. Journal of Composite Materials, 52(7), 963-970. doi:10.1177/0021998317718055
  11. Righi H, Costa AR, Oliveira D, Abuna GF, Sinhoreti MAC & Naufel FS (2018). Influence of Photoinitiator on Accelerated Artificial Aging and Bond Strength of Experimental Resin Cements. Braz Dent J, 29(1), 82-87.
  12. Roulet JF, Rocha MG, Shen C, Khudhair MM, Oliveira DCRS (2018). Beam Profile Characterization of a Dental Light Curing Unit Using a Spectrometer-Based Method. Stomatology Edu Journal, 5(2), 84-91. doi:10.25241/stomaeduj.2018.5(2).art.1.Esquivel-Upshaw JF, Kim MJ, Hsu SM, Abdulhameed N, Jenkins R, Neal D, . . . Clark AE (2018). Randomized clinical study of wear of enamel antagonists against polished monolithic zirconia crowns. J Dent, 68, 19-27. doi:10.1016/j.jdent.2017.10.005
  13. Sinhoreti MAC, Oliveira DCRS, Rocha MG, & Roulet JF (2018). Fotopolimerização de materiais restauradores resinosos: uma abordagem com base em evidências para a prática clínica. Journal of Clinical Dentistry and Research, 15(1), 44-53. doi:10.14436/2447-911x.15.1.044-053.oar
  14. Sinhoreti MAC, Oliveira DCRS, Rocha MG, Roulet JF. (2018). Light-curing of resin-based restorative materials: an evidence-based approach to clinical practice application. Journal of Clinical Dentistry and Research, 15(1), 44-53. doi: 10.14436/2447-911x.15.1.044-053.oar.


  1. Abdulhameed, N, Roulet JF, Chen, C, & Hussein, H (2017). A Measurement Protocol for the Marginal and Internal Fit of All-Ceramic Crowns. Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent, 25(4), 193-200. doi:10.1922/EJPRD_01735Abdulhameed08
  2. Cobb CM, Daubert DM, Davis, K, Deming, J, Flemmig TF, Pattison, A., . . . Stambaugh RV (2017). Consensus Conference Findings on Supragingival and Subgingival Air Polishing. Compend Contin Educ Dent, 38(2), e1-e4.
  3. Reis, AF, Vestphal, M, Amaral, RCD, Rodrigues, JA, Roulet JF, & Roscoe, MG. (2017). Efficiency of polymerization of bulk-fill composite resins: a systematic review. Braz Oral Res, 31(suppl 1), e59. doi:10.1590/1807-3107BOR-2017.vol31.0059
  4. Rocha MG, Oliveira, DCRS (2017). Cerâmicas policristalinas de zircônia de alta translucidez contendo fase cúbica. Full Dentistry in Science, 10(33), 9-10.
  5. Rocha MG, Oliveira DCRS, Correa IC, Correr-Sobrinho L, Sinhoreti MAC, Ferracane JL, Correr, AB (2017). Light-emitting Diode Beam Profile and Spectral Output Influence on the Degree of Conversion of Bulk Fill Composites. Operative Dentistry, 42(4), 418-427. doi:10.2341/16-164-L.
  6. Rodrigues, JA, Tenorio, IP, Mello, GBR, Reis, AF, Shen, C, & Roulet JF (2017). Comparing depth-dependent curing radiant exposure and time of curing of regular and flow bulk-fill composites. Braz Oral Res, 31, e65. doi:10.1590/1807-3107BOR-2017.vol31.0065
  7. Roulet JF (2017). A consensus-based approach to evidence-based clinical practice. Dent Mater, 33(10), 1067-1068. doi:10.1016/
  8. Silame, FDJ, Geraldeli, GP, Sinhoreti MAC, Pires-de-Souza, FCP, Roulet JF, & Geraldeli, S (2017). Dentin µTBS and Hardness of Bulk-fill and Conventional Composites Placed in a Box-shaped Cavity Preparation. J Adhes Dent, 19(5), 395-400. doi:10.3290/j.jad.a39276
  9. Sinhoreti MAC, Soares, EF, Abuna, GF, Correr, LS, Roulet JF, & Geraldeli, S (2017). Microtensile Bond Strength of Adhesive Systems in Different Dentin Regions on a Class II Cavity Configuration. Braz Dent J, 28(4), 474-481. doi:10.1590/0103-6440201701541


  1. Abdulhameed, N, Roulet JF, & Shen, C (2016). Acrylic Reinforcement with Off the Shelf Perforated Metal Plates. Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent, 24(4), 192-196. doi:10.1922/EJPRD_01575Abdulhameed05
  2. Oliveira, DCRS, & Rocha MG (2016). Dental Curing Lights and its Health Risks: Is there any Solution. J Dent Oral Disord Ther, 4(1), 1-2.
  3. Oliveira, DCRS, Rocha MG, Correa IC, Correr AB, Ferracane JL, & Sinhoreti MAC (2016). The effect of combining photoinitiator systems on the color and curing profile of resin-based composites. Dent Mater, 32(10), 1209-1217. doi:10.1016/
  4. Oliveira DCRS, de Menezes LR, Gatti, A, Correr Sobrinho, L, Ferracane JL, & Sinhoreti MAC. (2016). Effect of Nanofiller Loading on Cure Efficiency and Potential Color Change of Model Composites. J Esthet Restor Dent, 28(3), 171-177. doi:10.1111/jerd.12189
  5. Oliveira, DCRS, Souza-Junior, EJ, Dobson, A, Correr, AR, Brandt, WC, & Sinhoreti MAC. (2016). Evaluation of phenyl-propanedione on yellowing and chemical-mechanical properties of experimental dental resin-based materials. J Appl Oral Sci, 24(6), 555-560. doi:10.1590/1678-775720160058
  6. Oliveira DCRS, Rocha MG, Souza-Júnior EJ, Rocha-Maia R, Puppin-Rontani RM, Sinhoreti MAC. (2016). The effect of shade and curing mode on cure efficiency of dual-cure resin cements. Brazilian Dental Science, 19(3), 59-64. doi:10.14295/bds.2016.v19i3.1265
  7. Roulet, JF, & Özcan, M. (2016). While you work. Journal of Adhesive Dentistry, 18(5), 454. doi:10.3290/j.jad.a37044
  8. Verly, E, Jr, Oliveira, DCRS, Fisberg, RM, & Marchioni, DM (2016). Performance of statistical methods to correct food intake distribution: comparison between observed and estimated usual intake. Br J Nutr, 116(5), 897-903. doi:10.1017/s0007114516002725


  1. Esquivel-Upshaw J, Mehler A, Clark A, Neal D, Gonzaga L, & Anusavice, K (2015). Peri-implant complications for posterior endosteal implants. Clin Oral Implants Res, 26(12), 1390-1396. doi:10.1111/clr.12484
  2. Kumagai RY, Zeidan LC, Rodrigues JA, Reis AF, & Roulet JF (2015). Bond Strength of a Flowable Bulk-fill Resin Composite in Class II MOD Cavities. J Adhes Dent, 17(5), 427-432. doi:10.3290/j.jad.a35012
  3. Oliveira DCRS, Rocha MG, Gatti A, Correr AB, Ferracane JL, Sinhoreti MAC (2015). Effect of different photoinitiators and reducing agents on cure efficiency and color stability of resin-based composites using different LED wavelengths. Journal of Dentistry, 43(12), 1565-1572. doi:10.1016/j.jdent.2015.08.015
  4. Oliveira DCRS, Ayres AP, Rocha MG, Giannini M, Puppin-Rontani RM, Ferracane JL, Sinhoreti MAC (2015). Effect of Different In Vitro Aging Methods on Color Stability of a Dental Resin-Based Composite Using CIELAB and CIEDE2000 Color-Difference Formulas. Journal of Esthetic and Restorative Dentistry, 27(5), 322-330. doi:10.1111/jerd.12155
  5. Oliveira DCRS, Rovaris K, Hass V, Souza-Júnior EJ, Haiter-Neto F, & Sinhoreti MAC. A. (2015). Effect of low shrinkage monomers on physicochemical properties of dental resin composites. Braz Dent J, 26(3), 272-276. doi:10.1590/0103-6440201300401
  6. Pontes DG, Araujo CT, Prieto LT, Oliveira DCRS, Coppini, EK, Dias, CT, & Paulillo, LA (2015). Nanoleakage of fiber posts luted with different adhesive strategies and the effect of chlorhexidine on the interface of dentin and self-adhesive cements. Gen Dent, 63(3), 31-37.
  7. Roulet, JF, Rocha MG, Shen C, Khudhair MM, & Oliveira DCRS (2018). Beam Profile Characterization of a Dental Light Curing Unit Using a Spectrometer-Based Method. Stomatology Edu Journal, 5(2), 84-91. doi:10.25241/stomaeduj.2018.5(2).art.1
  8. Roulet, JF, & Blatz, M. (2015). International academy for adhesive dentistry (IAAD). Journal of Adhesive Dentistry, 17(4), 371. doi:10.3290/j.jad.a34786
  9. Roulet, JF. (2015d). International Academy for Adhesive Dentistry (IAAD). Journal of Adhesive Dentistry, 17(2), 189. doi:10.3290/j.jad.a34174
  10. Roulet JF (2015a). Editorial: Looking Back to Say Goodbye. Oral Health Prev Dent, 13(3), 195. doi:10.3290/j.ohpd.a34368
  11. Roulet, JF. (2015a). Where dentistry is headed. Oral Health and Preventive Dentistry, 13(2), 099-099. doi:10.3290/j.ohpd.a34075
  12. Roulet JF (2015b). Goodbye and thank you. J Adhes Dent, 17(2), 103. doi:10.3290/j.jad.a34173
  13. Roulet JF, Sculean A, & Petersen, PE (2015). The price of success. Oral Health Prev Dent, 13(1), 3. doi:10.3290/j.ohpd.a33758
  14. Silva, BRD, Sousa, ABS, Oliveira, DCRSD, Contente, MMMG, Alandia-Román, CC, Sinhoreti, MAC, et al. (2015). Influence of thermomechanical fatigue on bond strength of repaired composites. International Journal of Adhesion and Adhesives, 61, 65-70. doi:10.1016/j.ijadhadh.2015.05.005


  1. Bavbek, NC, Roulet, JF, & Özcan, M. (2014). Evaluation of microshear bond strength of orthodontic resin cement to monolithic zirconium oxide as a function of surface conditioning method. Journal of Adhesive Dentistry, 16(5), 473-480. doi:10.3290/j.jad.a32812
  2. Choi, SH, Roulet, JF, Heintze, SD, & Park, SH. (2014). Influence of cavity preparation, light-curing units, and composite filling on intrapulpal temperature increase in an in vitro tooth model. Operative Dentistry, 39(5), E195-E205. doi:10.2341/13-068-L
  3. Esquivel-Upshaw, JF, Clark, AE, Shuster, JJ, & Anusavice, KJ. (2014). Randomized clinical trial of implant-supported ceramic-ceramic and metal-ceramic fixed dental prostheses: Preliminary results. Journal of Prosthodontics, 23(2), 73-82. doi:10.1111/jopr.12066
  4. Esquivel-Upshaw, JF, Mehler, A, Clark, AE, Neal, D, & Anusavice, KJ. (2014). Fracture analysis of randomized implant-supported fixed dental prostheses. J Dent, 42(10), 1335-1342. doi:10.1016/j.jdent.2014.07.001
  5. Oliveira, D, Prieto, L, Araújo, C, Coppini, E, Pereira, G, & Paulillo, L. (2014). Influence of fluorescent dye on physical-mechanical properties of luting cements for confocal microscopy analysis. Microscopy Research and Technique, 77(12), 986-988. doi:10.1002/jemt.22426
  6. Oliveira, DCRSD, Souza-Júnior, EJ, Prieto, LT, Coppini, EK, Maia, RR, & Paulillo, LAMS. (2014). Color stability and polymerization behavior of direct esthetic restorations. Journal of Esthetic and Restorative Dentistry, 26(4), 288-295. doi:10.1111/jerd.12113
  7. Roulet, JF, Sculean, A, & Petersen, PE. (2014). To serve you better ! Oral Health and Preventive Dentistry, 12(3), 199. doi:10.3290/j.ohpd.a32808
  8. Roulet, JF, & Price, R. (2014). Light Curing – Guidelines for practitioners a consensus statement from the 2014 symposium on Light Curing in Dentistry held at Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada. Journal of Adhesive Dentistry, 16(4), 303-304. doi:10.3290/j.jad.a32610
  9. Roulet, JF. (2014a). The importance of dentistry. Journal of Adhesive Dentistry, 16(1), 3. doi:10.3290/j.jad.a31639
  10. Roulet, JF. (2014b). A shift of focus? Journal of Adhesive Dentistry, 16(6), 503. doi:10.3290/j.jad.a33322
  11. Roulet, JF. (2014c). Looking back. Journal of Adhesive Dentistry, 16(3), 203. doi:10.3290/j.jad.a32186
  12. Roulet, JF. (2014d). International Academy for Adhesive Dentistry (IAAD). Journal of Adhesive Dentistry, 16(4), 393-393. doi:10.3290/j.jad.a32612


  1. Anusavice, KJ, Jadaan, OM, & Esquivel-Upshaw, JF. (2013). Time-dependent fracture probability of bilayer, lithium-disilicate-based, glass-ceramic, molar crowns as a function of core/veneer thickness ratio and load orientation. Dental Materials, 29(11), 1132-1138. doi:10.1016/
  2. Araújo, CTP, Prieto, LT, Oliveira, DCRS, Coppini, EK, Lima, AF, Silva, WJ, et al. (2013). Influence of fluorescent dye on mechanical properties of adhesive systems. International Journal of Adhesion and Adhesives, 47, 129-133. doi:10.1016/j.ijadhadh.2013.08.007
  3. Barabanti, N, Gagliani, M, Roulet, JF, Testori, T, Özcan, M, & Cerutti, A. (2013). Marginal quality of posterior microhybrid resin composite restorations applied using two polymerisation protocols: 5-year randomised split mouth trial. J Dent, 41(5), 436-442. doi:10.1016/j.jdent.2013.02.009
  4. Esquivel-Upshaw, J, Rose, W, Oliveira, E, Yang, M, Clark, AE, & Anusavice, K. (2013). Randomized, Controlled Clinical Trial of Bilayer Ceramic and Metal-Ceramic Crown Performance. Journal of Prosthodontics, 22(3), 166-173. doi:10.1111/j.1532-849X.2012.00913.x
  5. Esquivel-Upshaw, JF, Dieng, FY, Clark, AE, Neal, D, & Anusavice, KJ. (2013). Surface degradation of dental ceramics as a function of environmental pH. Journal of Dental Research, 92(5), 467-471. doi:10.1177/0022034513484332
  6. Roulet, JF, & Van Meerbeek, B. (2013a). Editors talk to each other. Journal of Adhesive Dentistry, 15(1), 3-4. doi:10.3290/j.jad.a29519
  7. Roulet, JF, & Van Meerbeek, B. (2013b). Open-access journals-a scientific thriller. Journal of Adhesive Dentistry, 15(6), 503-504. doi:10.3290/j.jad.a31107
  8. Roulet, JF, Holmstrup, PA, & Lang, NP. (2013). Editorial. Oral Health and Preventive Dentistry, 11(4), 299-299. doi:10.3290/j.ohpd.a31102
  9. Roulet, JF, Geraldeli, S, Sensi, L, & Özcan, M. (2013). Relation between handling characteristics and application time of four photo-polymerized resin composites. The Chinese journal of dental research : the official journal of the Scientific Section of the Chinese Stomatological Association (CSA), 16(1), 55-61. Retrieved from
  10. Roulet, JF, & Geraldeli, S. (2013). Adhesion is the key. Journal of Adhesive Dentistry, 15(5), 403. doi:10.3290/j.jad.a30879
  11. Roulet, JF. (2013a). Statistics: Nuisance – tool – necessity? Journal of Adhesive Dentistry, 15(3), 203. doi:10.3290/j.jad.a29842
  12. Roulet, JF. (2013b). Worldwide promotion of adhesion in dentistry-a dream? Journal of Adhesive Dentistry, 15(4), 303. doi:10.3290/j.jad.a30477
  13. Roulet, JF. (2013c). International Academy for Adhesive Dentistry (IAAD). Journal of Adhesive Dentistry, 15(6), 591-591. doi:10.3290/j.jad.a31109

Research Grants


  1. Novel coatings to minimize surface degradation and fracture susceptibility of dental ceramics, R01-NIH/NICDR. (2016-2021) | Budget: $3.2 million; PI: Josephine Esquivel-Upshaw
  2. Shade matching properties of new resin-based composite (Tetric Prime), Ivoclar North America Inc. (2020-2021) | Budget: $10,000.00; PI: Jean-Francois Roulet; Co-PI: Dayane Oliveira.
  3. Fatigue and wear behavior of two zirconium oxide ceramics manufactured with a new production process, Gebr. Brasseler GmbH. (2020-2021) | Budget: $48,704.00; PI: Jean-Francois Roulet; Co-PI: Mateus Rocha.

University of Florida College of Dentistry Grants

  1. Development of dental resin-based materials with “smart” capabilities using metal nanoparticles surface plasmon resonance. (2019-2022) | Budget: $`39,400.00; PI: Mateus Rocha