Formlabs Products in Research

Formlabs' 3D printing systems have been used in various research projects in the scientific, medical, and dental communities. We're proud to support innovation side-by-side with academic pioneers who are advancing their fields. Explore our collection of scientific publications featuring Formlabs' printers and materials.

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TitleAuthor(s)PubicationYearCategory/research field
3D printed replicas for endodontic educationM. Reymus C. Fotiadou A. Kessler K. Heck R. Hickel C. DiegritzInternational Endodontic Journal2018Dental
3D‐printed model for hands‐on training in dental traumatologyM. Reymus C. Fotiadou R. Hickel C. DiegritzInternational Endodontic Journal2018Dental
Three-dimensional printing in contemporary fixed prosthodontics: A technique articleSarah Bukhari, BDS, Brian J. Goodacre, DDS, MSD, Abdulaziz AlHelal, BDS, MS, FACP, Mathew T. Kattadiyil, BDS, MDS, MS, Paul M. Richardson, CDTThe Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry2018Dental
Effect of print layer height and printer type on the accuracy of 3-dimensional printed orthodontic modelsChristian S. Favero, Jeryl D. English, Benjamin E. Cozad, John O. Wirthlin, Megan M. Short, F. Kurtis KasperAmerican Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics2017Dental
A Novel Experimental Approach to Investigate the Effect of Different Agitation Methods Using Sodium Hypochlorite as an Irrigant on the Rate of Bacterial Biofilm Removal from the Wall of a Simulated Root Canal Model Saifalarab A. Mohmmed, Morgana E. Vianna, Matthew R. Penny, Stephen T. Hilton, Nicola Mordan and Jonathan C. KnowlesDental Materials2017Dental
The Effect of Sodium Hypochlorite Concentration and Irrigation Needle Extension on Biofilm Removal from a Simulated Root Canal Model Saifalarab A. Mohmmed, Morgana E. Vianna, Matthew R. Penny, Stephen T. Hilton and Jonathan C. KnowlesAustralian Endodontic Journal2017Dental
How Accurate Are Implant Surgical Guides Produced With Desktop Stereolithographic 3-Dimentional Printers? George R. Deeb DDS, MD, Riley K. Allen BS, V. Patrick Hall DMD, Daniel Whitley III DDS, Daniel M.Laskin, DDS, MS Sompop Bencharit DDS, MS, PhDJournal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery2017Dental


TitleAuthor(s)PublicationYearCategory/research field
Toward a patient-specific tissue engineered vascular graftCameron Best, Robert Strouse, Kan Hor, Victoria Pepper, Amy Tipton, John Kelly, Toshiharu Shinoka, and Christopher BreuerJournal of Tissue Engineering2018Medical/Cardiology
Methods for chair restraint and training of the common marmoset on oculomotor tasks Kevin D. Johnston, Kevin Barker, Lauren Schaeffer, David Schaeffer, Stefan EverlingAmerican Physiological Society2018Medical/Neuroscience
A novel drill design for photoacoustic guided surgeries Joshua Shubert, Muyinatu A. Lediju BellProc. SPIE 10494, Photons Plus Ultrasound: Imaging and Sensing2018Medical/Photoacoustic Imaging
A novel drill design for photoacoustic guided surgeries Saifalarab A. Mohmmed, Morgana E. Vianna, Matthew R. Penny, Stephen T. Hilton, Nicola Mordan, Jonathan C. KnowlesMicrobiology Open2017Medical/Root Canal Modeling
A Simulator for Training in Endovascular Aneurysm Repair: The Use of Three Dimensional Printers I.O.Torres, N.De LucciaEuropean Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery2017Medical/Aneurysm Models
A Simulator for Training in Endovascular Aneurysm Repair: The Use of Three Dimensional Printers I.O.Torres, N. De LucciaJournal of Vascular Surgery2017Medical/Aneurysm Models
Single-Step Resection of an Intraosseous Meningioma and Cranial Reconstruction: Technical Note Charlotte-Elise Broeck, Thomas J.J. Maal, Rinaldo D.Vreeken, Ruud R.M. Bos, Markter LaanWorld Neurosurgery2017Medical/Cranio-Maxillofacial
Unlocking Vendor-Specific Tags: Three-Dimensional Printing of Echocardiographic Data Sets Ahmed Hosny MS, Tao Shen MBBS, Alexander S. Kuo MD, Dustin Long MD, Michael N. Andrawes MD, Joshua D. Dilley MDThe Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery2017Medical/Cardiovascular
Evaluating the Use of Cleft Lip and Palate 3D-Printed Models as a Teaching Aid Ahmad B. AlAli MBBS, MSc, Michelle F. Griffin MBChB, MSc, MRes, MRCS, PhD, Wenceslao M.Calonge, Peter E. Butler MD, FRCSI, FRCS, FRCSJournal of Surgical Education2017Medical/Educational models
Evaluating the Use of Cleft Lip and Palate 3D-Printed Models as a Teaching Aid O.L. Dancewicz, S.R.Sylvander, T.S.Markwell, S.B.Crowe, J.V.TrappPhysica Medica2017Medical/Radiology
Stereolithographic (SLA) 3D Printing of Oral Modified-Release Dosage FormsJie Wanga, Alvaro Goyanes, Simon Gaisford, Abdul W.BasitInternational Journal of Pharmaceutics2017Medical/Pharmaceutics
Evaluation of 3D Printing Materials for Fabrication of a Novel Multi-Functional 3D Thyroid Phantom for Medical Dosimetry and Image QualityMoayyad Alssabbagh, Abd Aziz Tajuddin, Mahayuddin Abdulmanap, Rafidah ZainonRadiation Physics and Chemistry2017Medical/Radiology
Patient-Specific in Vitro Models for Hemodynamic Analysis of Congenital Heart Disease – Additive Manufacturing ApproachRafael Medero, Sylvana García-Rodríguez, Christopher J.François, Alejandro Roldán-AlzateJournal of Biomechanics2017Medical/Cardiovascular
Three-Dimensional Printing of Medicinal Products and the Challenge of Personalized TherapyLucia Zem, Alice Melocchi, Alessandra Maroni, Andrea GazzanigaJournal of Pharmaceutical Sciences2017Medical/Pharmaceutics
Cell adhesion and protein adsorption studies of 3D printed photopolymers Richard M H Lee, Maryam Alband, Matthew Penny, Stephen T Hilton, Steve Brocchini, Peng Tee KhawInvestigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science2016Medical/Ophthalmology
PSS14 - Assessment of Adhesion Response To 3D Printed Materials For Ophthalmic Device Development Maryam Alband, Richard M H Lee, Matthew Penny, Stephen T Hilton and Steve BrocchiniValue in Health2016Medical/Ophthalmology
Surgical reconstruction of the ossicular chain with custom 3D printed ossicular prosthesis Jeffrey D., Richard L. Vincent and David J. Eisenman3D Printing in Medicine2017Medical/Ossicular Prosthesis
Repair of cerebrospinal fluid leakage using a transfrontal, radial adipofascial flap an individual approach supported by 3d-printing for surgical planning Grau S., Kellermann S., Faust M., Perrech M., Beutner D., Drzezga A., Zöller J.World Neurosurg2017Medical/Skull models

Science & Engineering

TitleAuthor(s)PublicationYearCategory/research field
Grain boundary plane manipulation in directionally solidified bicrystals and tricrystalsLogan G. Ware, Daniel H. Suzuki, Kelsi R. Wicker, Zachary C. CorderoScripta Materialia2018Science/Crystal growth
A dual-mode mobile phone microscope using the onboard camera flash and ambient lightA. Orth, E. R. Wilson, J. G. Thompson & B. C. GibsonPhys. Rev. Applied2018Science/Microscopy
3D-Printed Beam Splitter for Polar Neutral MoleculesSean D. S. Gordon, Andreas OsterwalderPhys. Rev. Applied2017Science/Electroplating
Multiphase Topology Optimization of Lattice Injection Molds Tong Wu, Kai Liu, Andres TovarbPhys. Rev. Applied2017Science/Injecting Molding
Development of Moisture Absorber Based on Hydrophilic Membrane Mass Exchanger and Alkoxylated Siloxane Liquid Desiccant Tong Wu, Kai Liu, Andres TovarbPhys. Rev. Applied2017Science/Mass Exchanger
Chips: How to Build and Implement Fluidic Devices in Flow Based Systems Víctor Cerdàa, Jessica Avivar, Daniel MorenoaTalanta2017Science/Fluidics
3D Printed Device Including Disk-Based Solid-Phase Extraction for the Automated Speciation of Iron Using the Multisyringe Flow Injection Analysis Technique Víctor Cerdàa, Jessica Avivar, Daniel MorenoaTalanta2017Science/Iron Speciation
Drastic Sensing Enhancement Using Acoustic Bubbles for Surface-Based Microfluidic Sensors Víctor Cerdàa, Jessica Avivar, Daniel MorenoaSensors and Actuators B: Chemical2017Science/Microfluidics
Lignin-Coated Cellulose Nanocrystal Filled Methacrylate Composites Prepared via 3D Stereolithography Printing: Mechanical Reinforcement and Thermal Stabilization Xinhao Feng, Zhaozhe Yang, Stephen Chmely, Qingwen Wang, Siqun Wang, Yanjun XieCarbohydrate Polymers2017Science/Nanocomposite

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