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Our Research Team

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Dr. rer. nat. Ellen Schulz-Kornas

Principle Investigator, Biologist

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Office: ++49 341 - 97 21264

Research areas

  • functional morphology of the chewing apparatus
  • tooth and bone surface wear
  • chewing efficiency and digestive physiology
  • 3D imaging and quantification

Publications

​Dr. rer. nat. Hartmut Schneider
Physicist

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Office: ++49 341 - 97 21263

Research areas

  • adhesive mechanics in dentistry
  • imaging procedures for early detection of caries
  • micro-computed and optical coherence tomography

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Dr. rer. nat. Marco Pellino
M.Sc. Food Science and Technology, Data Scientist

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Office: ++ 49 341 - 97 21260

​Research areas

  • Bioinformatics and Data Science
  • Food Science
  • Molecular Biology​​​

​Claudia Rüger
Research and Dental Technician

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Laboratory: ++49 341 - 97 21261

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​Tobias Meißner
Research technician & assistant

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Laboratory: ++49 341 - 97 21261

Dr. med. dent. Nadia Challakh

Postdoctoral Scholar

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Office: ++49 341 9721 204

Research areas

  • ​restorative dentistry
  • dental CAD/CAM systems
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Dr. med. dent. Kyung-Jin Park
Postdoctoral Scholar

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Office: ++49 341 - 97 21212

Reasearch areas

  • diagnosis of dental caries (OCT, QLF)
  • adhesive dentistry

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​Dr. Vandana Vijayan
MDS Guest Researcher

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Laboratory: ++49 341 - 97 21261

​Mathilde Tittel
PhD student

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Laboratory: ++49 341 - 97 21261

​Melissa Werner
PhD student

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Laboratory: ++49 341 - 97 21261

​Deborah Kreher
PhD student

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Office: ++49 341 - 97 21212

Dennis Palsa

PhD Student

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Laboratory: ++49 341 9721 261​

Gesa Stache

PhD Student

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Laboratory: ++49 341 9721 261

​​Olivia Giesa

PhD Student

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Laboratory: ++49 341 9721 212​

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Alumni

  • ​Carolin PreißlerResearch Technician, OMS University Hospital Leipzig
  • Aline Braga, visiting researcher, University of São Paulo (USP), Camous Bauru, Brazil
  • Maximilian Bemmann, Biomedical Engineer, Dürr Dental SE
  • Dr. Cordula L. Merle, Dentist, DP University Hospital Regensburg
Liebigstraße 12, Haus 1
04103 Leipzig
Telefon:
0341 - 97 21000 (Patientenanmeldung)
Sekretariat:
0341 - 97 21200
Fax:
0341 - 97 21219
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