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Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Director, Center for Biomedical Science and Engineering
Missouri University of Science and Technology (formerly University of Missouri-Rolla)

Adjunct Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

University of Missouri-Columbia
 

Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Missouri University of Science and Technology
223 McNutt Hall
1400 N. Bishop Avenue
Rolla, Missouri 65409-0340

Tel: (573)341-4406
Fax: (573)341-6934
E-mail: rahaman@mst.edu


Current Research

Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering: Bioactive ceramics and glasses; scaffolds for bone and tissue repair; musculoskeletal tissue engineering: bone; cartilage; articular joints; calcium phosphate-based drug delivery devices; ceramics for orthopaedics.

Advanced Ceramics: Processing, sintering, and microstructure control of ceramics.


Education/Training

University of Cambridge (UK); B.A. (Honors); Physics; 1973

University of Cambridge (UK); M.A.; Physics; 1977

University of Sheffield (UK); Ph.D.; Materials Science; 1978

University of Leeds (UK); Postdoctoral Fellow; Ceramics; 1978-1980


Positions and Employment

1980–1983 Lecturer, Department of Physics, University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad

1983–1986 Staff Scientist, Materials Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California

1986–present Associate Professor/Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Missouri University of Science and Technology

2008–present Director, Center for Biomedical Science and Engineering, Missouri University of Science and Technology


Visiting Appointments

1987-1989 Visiting Staff Scientist, Materials Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California (summer).

1993 Visiting Staff Scientist, Materials Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California (sabbatical).

2003-2004 Adjunct Professor, Department of Bioengineering, University of Illinois at Chicago (sabbatical)


Honors and Awards

2011 University of Missouri President's Award for Inter-Campus Collaboration

2011 University of Missouri Life Sciences Award: Evaluation of a Synthetic Bioactive Biomaterial Scaffold for the Tissue Engineering of Cartilage. P Jayabalan, MN Rahaman, BS Bal, HJ Sims, JL Cook.

2011 Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine Best Micrograph Award (H. Fu, M. N. Rahaman, D. E. Day, R. F. Brown, J Mater Sci Mater Med 2011;22:579-591).

2010 Fellow, the American Ceramic Society

2010 University of Missouri Research and Creativities Forum (First Place Award):  Bioactive Glass 13-93 as a Subchondral Substrate for Tissue Engineered Osteochondral Constructs P Jayabalan, AR Tan, MN Rahaman, BS Bal, CT Hung, JL Cook.

2009 Research Excellence Award, Missouri University of Science and Technology

2007 HAP Paul Award (Best Paper), International Society for Technology in Arthroplasty (ISTA)

2006 Claypool Award for Medical Research, Missouri University of Science and Technology

2000–2002 National Research Council/Air Force Summer Faculty Fellowship

1991 Faculty Excellence Award, Missouri University of Science and Technology

1987 Honorary Member, Keramos (Ceramics Honor Society)


Professional Societies

Society for Biomaterials

American Ceramic Society


Teaching: Courses Currently Taught

Cer 331: Ceramic Processing (undergraduate/graduate)

Cer 340/440: Biomaterials (undergraduate/graduate)

Cer 341/441: Tissue Engineering (undergraduate/graduate)

Cer 242: Ceramic Processing Lab II (undergraduate)

Courses Previously Taught

Cer 423: Sintering and Microstructure Control (graduate)

Cer 315: Organic Additives in Ceramic Processing (undergraduate)

Cer 203: Thermal Processes in Ceramics (undergraduate)

Cer 231: Ceramic Processing Lab I (undergraduate)

Cer 421: Atomic Structure of Solid State Materials (graduate)


University and Professional Service

2014 Guest Editor, Special Issue on Biomaterials for Tissue Engineering, International Journal of Molecular Sciences (IJMS),

2014 Member, Editorial Board, Biomedical Glasses

2014 Co-editor, Special Issue on Glasses in Healthcare – Fundamentals and Applications, Journal of Non-Crystalline Materials 

2014 Symposium Co-Organizer, Symposium 3: Glasses: Health, Medical and Biological Aspects – Fundamentals and Applications; Joint Meeting of the German Society of Glass Technology (DGG) and the American Ceramic Society (ACerS) Glass and Optical Materials Division (GOMD) Annual Meeting, Aachen, Germany, May 25-29, 2014.

2013 Session Co-Chair, Biomaterials Symposium, Materials Science and Technology (MS&T) Conference and Exhibition, Montreal, Canada, October 27-November 1, 2013.

2012-2015 Promotion and Tenure Committee, Missouri University of Science and Technology

2009 Member, NIH Musculoskeletal Tissue Engineering Study Section

2008-2013 Short Course Instructor, Sintering of Ceramics; American Ceramic Society

2008- Member, Editorial Board, International Journal of Biomaterials.

2007-2008 Member, International Advisory Committee, International Conference on Sintering 2008, La Jolla, CA.

2004-2006 Member, International Advisory Board, Sintering Science and Technology, 11th International Ceramics Congress, Sicily, Italy.

2004-2006 Academic Council Administrative Review Committee, Missouri University of Science and Technology.

2002 Symposium Organizer: Sintering and Microstructure Development. American Ceramic Society Annual Meeting, April 28-May 1, 2002, St. Louis, Missouri.

2001-2003 Academic Council Tenure Committee, Missouri University of Science and Technology.

2000 Doctoral Faculty, Missouri University of Science and Technology.

1999 Program Review Committee, Ceramics Program, Division of Materials Research, National Science Foundation.

1998 Symposium Organizer: Sintering and Microstructure Development. American Ceramic Society Annual Meeting, May 3-6, 1998, Cincinnati, Ohio.

1996-1998 Member, International Advisory Board, Sintering Science and Technology, 9th International Ceramics Congress, Sicily, Italy.

1996 Academic Council Grievance Hearing Panel, Missouri University of Science and Technology

1995 Short Course Instructor, Sintering of Ceramics; American Ceramic Society


Publications

Books

Rahaman MN. Ceramic processing and sintering. New York: Marcel Dekker; 1995.

Rahaman MN, Ceramic processing and sintering, 2nd ed., revised and extended. New York: Marcel Dekker; 2003.

Rahaman MN. Ceramic processing. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press/Taylor & Francis; 2006.

Rahaman MN. Sintering of ceramics. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press/Taylor & Francis; 2007.

Audio-Visual Publication

Rahaman MN. Sintering of Ceramics. Short Course on DVD. The American Ceramic Society, Westerville, OH; 2013. www.ceramics.org/sinteringdvd.

Book Chapters

1. Rahaman MN. Densification of ceramic powders. In: Atwood JD, editor. Inorganic reactions and methods, volume 18: formation of ceramics. New York: Wiley-VCH; 1999; p. 17-54. Chapter 17.2.3.

2. De Jonghe LC, Rahaman MN. Sintering of ceramics. In: Somiya S, Aldinger F, Claussen N, et al., editors. Handbook of advanced ceramics, volume 1: materials science. New York: Elsevier; 2003; p. 187-264. (Chapter 4).

3. Bal BS, Rahaman MN, Fu Q, Khanna S, Tinunagari P, Ellingsen MD. Nanoceramics and ceramic nanocomposites in prosthetic hip and knee joints. In: Tseng T-Y, Nalwa HS, editors. Handbook of nanoceramics and their based nanodevices, volume 5. Valencia, CA: American Scientific Publishers; 2009; p. 187-202. (Chapter 8).

4. Rahaman MN. Kinetics and mechanisms of densification. In: Fang ZZ, editor. Sintering of advanced materials. Cambridge, UK: Woodhead Publishing, 2010; p.33-63. (Chapter 2).

5. Rahaman MN, Bal BS. New ceramics and composites for joint replacement surgery. In: Lysaght M, Webster T, editors. Biomaterials for artificial organs. Cambridge, UK: Woodhead Publishing, 2010; p. 185-206. (Chapter 7).

6. Bal BS, Rahaman MN. The rationale for silicon nitride bearings in orthopaedic applications. In: Sikalidis C, editor. Advances in ceramics – electrical and magnetic ceramics, bioceramics, ceramics and environment. InTech (Open Access Publisher), 2011; p. 421-32. (Chapter 18).

7. Liu Y, Rahaman MN, Bal BS. Nano-bioceramics as coatings for orthopedic implants and scaffolds for bone regeneration. In: Liu Q, Wang H, editors. Tissue regeneration: where nanostructure meets biology – Frontiers in nano biomedical research. Hakensack, NJ: World Scientific Publishing, 2014; p. 343-92. (Chapter 8).

8. Rahaman MN. Bioactive ceramics and glasses. In: Boaccaccini AR, Ma PX, editors. Tissue engineering using ceramics and polymers, 2nd edition. Cambridge, UK: Woodhead Publishing, 2014; p. 67-114 (Chapter 3).

9. Rahaman MN. Ceramics processing. Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Interscience; Published Online: 04/28/2014, DOI: 10.1002/0471238961.0305180105231921.a01.pub2

Articles

A. Refereed Journal Review Articles

10. Rahaman MN, Mao JJ. Stem cell based composite tissue constructs for regenerative medicine. Biotechnol Bioeng 2005;91:261-84.

11. Rahaman MN, Bal BS, Garino JP, Ries M, Yao A. Ceramics for prosthetic hip and knee joint replacement (Feature article on cover of July, 2007 Issue). J Am Ceram Soc 2007;90:1965-88.

12. Rahaman MN, Day DE, Bal BS, Fu Q, Jung SB, Bonewald LF, Tomsia AP. Bioactive glass in tissue engineering. Acta Biomater 2011;7:2355-73.

13. Fu Q, Saiz E, Rahaman MN, Tomsia AP. Bioactive glass scaffolds for bone tissue engineering: state of the art and future perspectives. Mater Sci Eng C 2011; 31:1245-56.

14. Bal BS, Rahaman MN. Orthopaedic applications of silicon nitride ceramics. Acta Biomater 2012;8:2889-98.

15. Fu Q, Saiz E, Rahaman MN, Tomsia AP. Toward strong yet tough glass and ceramic scaffolds.(Feature article of Issue 44) Adv Func Mater 2013;23:2461-76.

16. Rahaman MN, Bal BS, Huang WH. Review: Emerging developments in the use of bioactive glasses for treating infected prosthetic joints. Mater Sci Eng C 2014;41:224-31.

B. Refereed Journal Articles

17. Rahaman MN, Riley FL, Brook RJ. Mechanisms of densification during reaction hot pressing in the system Si-Al-O-N. J Am Ceram Soc 1980;63:648-53.

18. Rahaman MN, Scanlan J. Non-linear viscoelastic properties of solid polymers. Polymer 1981;22:673-82.

19. Rahaman MN, Riley FL, Brook RJ. Reaction sintering and the Si3N4/ß'-sialon transformation for compositions in the system Si-Al-O-N. J Mater Sci 1981;16:660-8.

20. Rahaman MN, Moulson AJ. The removal of surface silica and its effect on silicon nitridation kinetics. J Mater Sci 1981;16:2319-21.

21. Rahaman MN, Moulson AJ. The Removal of surface silica and its effect on the nitridation of high purity silicon. J Mater Sci 1984;19:189-94.

22. Rahaman MN, De Jonghe LC. Sintering of CdO under low applied stress. J Am Ceram Soc 1984;67:C205-7.

23. De Jonghe LC, Rahaman MN. Pore shrinkage and sintering stress. J Am Ceram Soc 1984;67:C214-5.

24. De Jonghe LC, Rahaman MN. Loading dilatometer. Rev Sci Instrum 1984;55:2007-10.

25. Wu SJ, De Jonghe LC, Rahaman MN. Subeutectic densification and second phase formation in Al2O3-CaO. J Am Ceram Soc 1985;68:385-8.

26. Rahaman MN, De Jonghe LC, Brook RJ. Effect of shear stress on sintering. J Am Ceram Soc 1986;69:53-8.

27. Rahaman MN, De Jonghe LC, Hsueh CH. Creep during sintering of porous compacts. J Am Ceram Soc 1986;69: 58-60.

28. Rahaman MN, Boiteux Y, De Jonghe LC. Surface characterization of silicon nitride and silicon carbide powders. Am Ceram Soc Bull 1986;65:1171-6.

29. De Jonghe LC, Rahaman MN, Hsueh CH. Transient stresses in bimodal compacts during sintering. Acta Metall 1986;34:1467-71.

30. Rahaman MN, De Jonghe LC, Scherer GW, Brook RJ. Creep and densification during sintering of glass powder compacts. J Am Ceram Soc 1987;70:766-75.

31. Rahaman MN, De Jonghe LC. Angle-resolved XPS analysis of oxidized polycrystalline SiC surfaces. Am Ceram Soc Bull 1987;66:782-5.

32. Lin M, Rahaman MN, De Jonghe LC. Creep sintering and microstructure development of heterogeneous MgO compacts. J Am Ceram Soc 1987;70:360-6.

33. Rahaman MN, De Jonghe LC. Creep sintering of zinc oxide. J Mater Sci 1987;22:4326-30.

34. Rahaman MN, De Jonghe LC. Effect of rigid inclusions on sintering of glass powder compacts. J Am Ceram Soc 1987;70:C348-51.

35. De Jonghe LC, Rahaman MN. Sintering stress of homogeneous and heterogeneous powder compacts. Acta Metall 1988;37:223-9.

36. Rahaman MN, Jonghe LC, Shinde S, Tewari P. Sintering and microstructure of mullite aerogels. J Am Ceram Soc 1988;71:C338-41.

37. Rahaman MN, De Jonghe LC, Chu MY. Mass transport and chemical demixing of Y-Ba-Cu-O compounds during sintering in temperature gradients. J Am Ceram Soc 1988;71:C237-40.

38. Rahaman MN, De Jonghe LC, Chu MY. Densification and shear deformation during sintering of Y-Ba-Cu-O powder compacts. Adv Ceramic Mater 1988;3:393-7.

39. Chu MY, De Jonghe LC, Rahaman MN. Effect of temperature on the densification/creep viscosity during sintering. Acta Metall 1989;37:1415-20.

40. Rahaman MN, De Jonghe LC, Voight JA, Tuttle BA. Low temperature sintering of zinc oxide varistors. J Mater Sci 1990;25:737-42.

41. Naito N, Rahaman MN, De Jonghe LC. Pore size distribution during compaction and early stage sintering of Si3N4. J Mater Sci 1990;25:1686-9.

42. Rahaman MN, De Jonghe LC. Sintering of spherical glass powder under a uniaxial stress. J Am Ceram Soc 1990;73:707-12.

43. Rahaman MN, De Jonghe LC. Sintering of particulate composites under a uniaxial stress. J Am Ceram Soc 1990;73:602-6.

44. De Jonghe LC, Rahaman MN, Chu MY, Brook RJ. Effect of heating rate on sintering and coarsening. J Am Ceram Soc 1991;74:1217-25.

45. Dharani LR, Rahaman MN, Wang SH. Interfacial shear stress in SiC fiber reinforced cordierite. J Mater Sci 1991;26:655-60.

46. Rahaman MN, De Jonghe LC. Sintering of ceramic particulate composites: effect of matrix density. J Am Ceram Soc 1991;74:433-6.

47. Rahaman MN, De Jonghe LC. Effect of green density on densification and creep during sintering. J Am Ceram Soc 1991;74:514-9.

48. Fan CL, Rahaman MN. Factors controlling the sintering of ceramic particulate composites, I: conventional processing. J Am Ceram Soc 1992;75:2056-65.

49. Hu CL, Rahaman MN. Factors controlling the sintering of ceramic particulate composites, II: coated inclusion particles. J Am Ceram Soc 1992;75:2066-70.

50. Dutton RE, Rahaman MN. Sintering, creep, and electrical conductivity of model glass matrix composites. J Am Ceram Soc 1992;75:2146-54.

51. Rahaman MN, De Jonghe LC. Reaction sintering of zinc ferrite during constant rates of heating. J Am Ceram Soc 1993;76:1739-44.

52. Jeng DY, Rahaman MN. Sintering and microstructure development of sol-gel derived mullite aerogel powder. J Mater Sci 1993;28:4404-9.

53. Jeng DY, Rahaman MN. Effect of rigid inclusions on the sintering of mullite synthesized by sol-gel processing. J Mater Sci Lett 1993;12:1453-6.

54. Dutton RE, Rahaman MN. Creep viscosity of glass matrix composites near the percolation threshold. J Am Ceram Soc 1992;75:2146-54.

55. Hu CL, Rahaman MN. SiC whisker/Al2O3 composites by sintering of coated powders. J Am Ceram Soc 1993;76:2549-54.

56. Rahaman MN, Hu CL. Solid solution approach for the fabrication of ceramics with high density and controlled microstructure. Mater Manuf Process 1993;8:475-90.

57. Zhou YC, Rahaman MN. Hydrothermal synthesis and sintering of ultra-fine CeO2 powders. J Mater Res 1993;8:1680-6.

58. Dutton RE, Rahaman MN. Creep-sintering of polycrystalline ceramic particulate composites. J Mater Sci 1994;29:1455-61.

59. Hu CL, Rahaman MN. Dense ZrO2/Al2O3 particulate composites by sintering of coated particles. J Am Ceram Soc 1994;77:815-9.

60. Carroll DR, Rahaman MN. An initial stage model for the sintering of constrained polycrystalline thin films. J Europ Ceram Soc 1994;14:473-9.

61. Yokota S, De Jonghe LC, Rahaman MN. Oxidation behavior of reaction-bonded alumina compacts using an Al88Si12 alloy precursor. J Mater Sci 1994;29:4177-83.

62. Hong WS, De Jonghe LC, Yang X, Rahaman MN. Reaction sintering of ZnO-Al2O3. J Am Ceram Soc 1995;78:3217-24.

63. Rahaman MN, Zhou YC. Effect of solid solution additives on the sintering of ultra-fine CeO2 powder. J Europ Ceram Soc 1995;15:939-50.

64. Zhou YC, Rahaman MN. Sintering of doped nanocrystalline CeO2 powders prepared under hydrothermal conditions. J Mater Sci Technol 1995;11:429-34.

65. Manalert R, Rahaman MN. Sol-gel processing and sintering of yttrium aluminum garnet. J Mater Sci 1996;31:3453-58.

66. Tseng T-S, Rahaman MN. Sol-gel processing and sintering of aluminum titanate. J Mater Synth Proces 1996;4:79-87.

67. Wu SJ, De Jonghe LC, Rahaman MN. Sintering of nanophase g-Al2O3 powder. J Am Ceram Soc 1996;79:2207-11.

68. Yang X, Rahaman MN. SiC platelet reinforced Al2O3 composites by free sintering of coated powders. J Europ Ceram Soc 1996;16:1213-20.

69. Yang X, Rahaman MN. Thin films by consolidation and sintering of nanocrystalline powders. J Europ Ceram Soc 1997;17:525-35.

70. Rahaman MN, Dutton RE, Semiatin SL. Effect of solid solution additives on the densification and creep of granular ceramics. Acta Mater 1997;45:3017-28.

71. Zhou YC, Rahaman MN. Effect of redox reaction on the sintering behavior of cerium oxide. Acta Mater 1997;45:3635-9.

72. Lin FJT, De Jonghe LC, Rahaman MN. Microstructure refinement of sintered Al2O3 by a two-step sintering technique. J Am Ceram Soc 1997;80:2269-77.

73. Lin FJT, De Jonghe LC, Rahaman MN. Initial coarsening and microstructural evolution of fast-fired and MgO-doped Al2O3. J Am Ceram Soc 1997;80:2891-6.

74. Rahaman MN, Manalert R. Grain boundary mobility of BaTiO3 doped with aliovalent cations. J Europ Ceram Soc 1998;18:1063-71.

75. Lakhwani S, Rahaman MN. Hydrothermal coarsening of nanocrystalline CeO2 particles. J Mater Res 1999;14:1455-61.

76. Lakhwani S, Rahaman MN. Adsorption of polyvinylpyrrolidone (PVP) and its effect on the consolidation of suspensions of nanocrystalline CeO2 particles. J Mater Sci 1999;34:3909-12.

77. Huang T, Rahaman MN, Mah T-I, Parthasarathay TA. Anisotropic grain growth and microstructural evolution of dense mullite above 1550 C. J Am Ceram Soc 2000;83:204-10.

78. Huang T, Rahaman MN, Mah T-I, Parthasarathay TA. Effect of SiO2 and Y2O3 additives on the anisotropic grain growth of dense mullite. J Mater Res 2000;15:718-26.

79. Ciftci E, Rahaman MN, Shumsky M. Hydrothermal precipitation and characterization of nanocrystalline BaTiO3 particles. J Mater Sci 2001;36:4875-82.

80. Huang TS, Rahaman MN, Eldred BT, Ownby PD. Wetting of mullite by Y2O3-Al2O3-SiO2 and B2O3-SiO2 glasses. J Mater Res 2001;16:3223-8.

81. Ciftci E, Rahaman MN, Blum FD. Hydrothermal deposition and characterization of heteroepitaxial BaTiO3 films on SrTiO3 and LaAlO3 single crystals. J Mater Sci 2002;37:3361-7.

82. Rahaman MN, Dutton RE, Semiatin SL. Fabrication of dense thin sheets of gamma-TiAl by hot isostatic pressing of tape-cast monotapes. Mater Sci Eng A 2003;360:169-75.

83. Patwardhan J, Rahaman MN. Compositional effects on texture development in bismuth titanate. J Mater Sci 2004;39:133-9.

84. Yagil E, Kazmier P, Rahaman MN, Bal BS, Estes DM. Comparison of the response of primary human blood monocytes and the U937 human monocytic cell line to two different sizes of alumina particles. J Orthop Res 2004;22:832-8.

85. Marion N, Liang W, Reilly G, Day DE, Rahaman MN, Mao JJ. Bioactive borate glass supports the osteogenic potential of human mesenchymal stem cells. Mech Adv Mater Struc 2005;12:239-46.

86. Rahaman MN, Patil SK, Shah N, Blum FD. FTIR analysis of hydroxyl content of hydrothermally-processed heteroepitaxial barium titanate films. J Mater Res 2005;20:3312-9.

87. Wang Q, Huang W, Wang D, Darvell BW, Day DE, Rahaman MN. Preparation of hollow hydroxyapatite microspheres. J Mater Sci Mater Med 2006;17:641-6.

88. Rahaman MN, Gross JR, Dutton RE, Wang H. Phase stability, sintering and thermal conductivity of plasma-sprayed ZrO2–Gd2O3 compositions for potential thermal barrier coating applications. Acta Mater 2006;54:1615-21.

89. Huang W, Day DE, Kittiratanapiboon K, Rahaman MN. Kinetics and mechanisms of the conversion of silicate (45S5), borate, and borosilicate glasses to hydroxyapatite in dilute phosphate solutions. J Mater Sci Mater Med 2006;17:583-9.

90. Huang W, Rahaman MN, Day DE, Li Y. Mechanisms of converting silicate, borate, and borosilicate glasses to hydroxyapatite in dilute phosphate solutions. Phys Chem Glasses-B 2006;47:647-58.

91. Bal BS, Garino J, Ries M, Rahaman MN. Ceramic materials in total joint arthroplasty. Semin Arthroplasty 2006;17:94-101.

92. Rahaman MN, Brown RF, Bal BS, Day DE. Bioactive glasses for non-bearing applications in total joint replacement. Semin Arthroplasty 2006;17:102-12.

93. Garino J, Rahaman MN, Bal BS. The reliability of modern alumina bearings in total hip arthroplasty. Semin Arthroplasty 2006;17:113-9.

94. Bal BS, Rahaman MN, Aleto T, Miller FS, Traina F, Toni A. The Significance of metal staining on alumina femoral heads in total hip arthroplasty. J Arthroplasty 2007;22:14-9.

95. Fu Q, Rahaman MN, Huang W, Day DE, Bal BS. Preparation and bioactive characteristics of a porous 13-93 glass and its fabrication into the articulating surface of a proximal tibia. J Biomed Mater Res Part A 2007;82A:222-9.

96. Yao A, Wang DP, Fu Q, Huang W, Rahaman MN. Preparation of bioactive glasses with controllable degradation behavior and their bioactive characterization. Chinese Sci Bull 2007;52:272-6.

97. Yao A, Wang DP, Huang W, Rahaman MN, Day DE. In vitro bioactive characteristics of borate-based glasses with controllable degradation behavior. J Am Ceram Soc 2007;90:303-6.

98. Huang W, Day DE, Rahaman MN. Comparison of the formation of calcium and barium phosphates by the conversion of borate glass in dilute phosphate solution at near room temperature. J Am Ceram Soc 2007;90:838-44.

99. Bal BS, Garino J, Ries M, Rahaman MN. A review of ceramic bearing materials in total joint arthroplasty. Hip International 2007;17:21-30.

100. Li Y, Rahaman MN, Bal BS, Fu Q, Yao A, Day DE. Conversion of bioactive borosilicate glass to multilayered hydroxyapatite in dilute phosphate solution. J Am Ceram Soc 2007;90:3804-10.

101. Yao A, Rahaman MN, Bal BS, Huang W, Lin J. Structure and crystallization behavior of borate-based bioactive glass. J Mater Sci 2007;42:9730-5.

102. Ning J, Yao Y, Fu H, Fu Q, Wang D, Huang W, Rahaman MN, Liu X. Bioactivity and cytocompatibility of borosilicate glass. J Clin Rehabil Tissue Eng Res 2007;35:7041-3.

103. Fu Q, Rahaman MN, Zhou N, Huang W, Wang D, Zhang L, Li H. In vitro study on different cell response to spherical hydroxyapatite nanoparticles. J Biomater Appl 2008;23:37-50.

104. Adams AA, Rahaman MN, Dutton RE. Microstructure of dense thin sheets of gamma TiAl by hot isostatic pressing of tape-cast monotapes. Mater Sci Eng A 2008;477:137-44.

105. Li Y, Rahaman MN, Bal BS, Day DE, Fu Q. Early stages of calcium phosphate formation on bioactive borosilicate glass in aqueous phosphate solution. J Am Ceram Soc 2008;91:1528-33.

106. Brown RF, Day DE, Day TE, Jung S, Rahaman MN, Fu Q. Growth and differentiation of osteoblastic cells on 13-93 bioactive glass fibers and scaffolds. Acta Biomater 2008;4:387-96.

107. Fu Q, Rahaman MN, Bal BS. Freeze casting of porous hydroxyapatite scaffolds - I. Processing and general microstructure. J Biomed Mater Res Part B Appl Biomater 2008;86B:125-35.

108. Fu Q, Rahaman MN, Bal BS. Freeze casting of porous hydroxyapatite scaffolds - II. Sintering, microstructure, and mechanical behavior. J Biomed Mater Res Part B Appl Biomater 2008;86B:514-522.

109. Huang W, Day DE, Rahaman MN. Conversion of tetranary borate slasses to phosphate compounds in aqueous phosphate solution. J Am Ceram Soc 2008;91:1898-1904.

110. Rahaman MN, Li Y, Bal BS, Huang W. Functionally graded bioactive glass coatings on magnesia partially stabilized zirconia for enhanced biocompatibility. J Mater Sci Mater Med 2008;19:2325-33.

111. Liang W, Rahaman MN, Day DE, Marion NW, Reilly GC, Mao JJ. Bioactive borate glass scaffold for bone tissue engineering. J Non-Cryst Solids 2008;354:1690-6.

112. Bal BS, Khandkar A, Lakshminarayanan R, Clarke I, Hoffman AA, Rahaman MN. Testing of silicon nitride bearings for total hip arthroplasty. J Biomed Mater Res Part B 2008;87B:447-54.

113. Yao A, Lin J, Duan X, Huang W, Rahaman MN. Formation mechanism of multilayered structure on surface of bioactive glass. Chinese J Inorganic Chem 2008;24:1132-36.

114. Huang W, Rahaman MN, Day DE, Liu X. Preparation of inorganic compounds at near room temperature by the direct convertsion of borate glass in solutions of the corresponding ions. J Amer Ceram Soc 2008;91:2105-11.

115.  Fu Q, Rahaman MN, Bal BS. Freeze cast hydroxyapatite for bone tissue engineering applications. Biomed Mater 2008;3:025005 (7pp). Selected as a journal 'Highlight of 2008'.

116. Fu Q, Rahaman MN, Brown RF, Bal BS, Day DE. Mechanical and in vitro performance of 13-93 bioactive glass scaffolds prepared by a polymer foam replication technique. Acta Biomater 2008;4:1854-64.

117. Rahaman MN, Fu Q. Manipulation of porous bioceramic microstructures by freezing of aqueous suspensions with binary mixtures of solvents. J Am Ceram Soc 2008;91:4137-40.

118. Brown RF, Rahaman MN, Dwilewicz AB, Huang W, Day DE, Li Y, Bal BS. Conversion of borate glass to hydroxyapatite and its effect on proliferation of MC3T3-E1 cells. J Biomed Mater Res Part A 2009;88A:392-400.

119. Bal BS, Lakshminarayanan R, Khandkar A, Clarke I, Hoffman AA, Rahaman MN. In vitro performance of silicon nitride ceramic in total hip bearings: winner of the 2007 "HAP" Paul award. J Arthroplasty 2009;24:110-16.

120. Huang W, Rahaman MN, Day DE, Miller BA. Strength of hollow hydroxyapatite microspheres prepared by a glass conversion process. J Mater Sci Mater Med 2009;20:123-9.

121. Zhao D, Huang W, Rahaman MN, Day DE. Mechanism for converting Al2O3-containing borate glass to hydroxyapatite in aqueous phosphate solution. Acta Biomater 2009;5:1265-73.

122. Fu Q, Rahaman MN, Bal BS, Brown RF. Proliferation and function of MC3T3-E1 cells on freeze-cast hydroxyapatite scaffolds with oriented pore architectures. J Mater Sci Mater Med 2009;20:1159-65.

123. Fu Q, Rahaman MN, Bal BS, Brown RF. In vitro cellular response to hydroxyapatite scaffolds with oriented microstructures. Mater Sci Eng C 2009;29:2147-53.

124. Fu H, Fu Q, Zhou N, Huang W, Rahaman MN, Wang D, Liu X. In vitro evaluation of borate-based bioactive glass scaffolds prepared by a polymer foam replication method. Mater Sci Eng C 2009;29:2275-81.

125. Huang TS, Rahaman MN, Bal BS. Alumina-tantalum composite for femoral head applications in total hip arthroplasty. Mater Sci Eng C 2009;29:1935-41.

126. Fu Q, Rahaman MN, Day DE. Accelerated conversion of silicate bioactive glass (13-93) to hydroxyapatite in aqueous phosphate solution containing polyanions. J Am Ceram Soc 2009;92:2870-6.

127. Rahaman MN, Huang T, Bal BS, Li Y. In vitro testing of Al2O3-Nb composite for femoral head applications in total hip arthroplasty. Acta Biomater 2010;6:708-14.

128. Fu Q, Rahaman MN, Bal BS, Brown RF. Preparation and in vitro evaluation of bioactive glass (13-93) scaffolds with oriented microstructures for repair and regeneration of load-bearing bones. J Biomed Mater Res Part A 2010;93A:1380-90.

129. Liu X, Xie Z, Zhang C, Pan H, Rahaman MN, Zhang X, Fu Q, Huang W. Bioactive borate glass scaffolds: in vitro and in vivo evaluation for use as a drug delivery system in the treatment of bone infection. J Mater Sci Mater Med 2010;21:575-82.

130. Bal BS, Rahaman MN, Jayabalan P, Kuroki K, Cockrell MK, Yao JQ, Cook JL. In vivo outcomes of tissue-engineered osteochondral grafts. J Biomed Mater Res Part B 2010;93B:164-74.

131. Jia W-T, Zhang X, Luo S-H, Huang W-H, Rahaman MN, Day DE, Zhang C-Q, Xie ZP, Wang J-Q. Novel borate glass/chitosan composite as a delivery vehicle for teicoplanin in the treatment of chronic osteomyelitis. Acta Biomater 2010;6:812-9.

132. Jia W-T, Zhang X, Zhang C-Q, Liu X, Huang W-H, Rahaman MN, Day DE. Elution characteristics of teicoplanin-loaded biodegradable borate glass/chitosan composite. Int J Pharmaceut 2010;387:184-186.

133. Fu Q, Rahaman MN, Bal BS, Kuroki K, Brown RF. In vivo evaluation of 13-93 bioactive glass scaffolds with trabecular and oriented microstructures in a subcutaneous rat implantation model. J Biomed Mater Res Part A 2010;95A:235-44.

134. Liu X, Pan H, Fu H, Fu Q, Rahaman MN, Huang W. Conversion of borate-based glass scaffold to hydroxyapatite in dilute phosphate solution. Biomed Mater 2010;5:015005 (6 pp).

135. Fu H, Rahaman MN, Day DE, Fu Q. Effect of process variables on the microstructure of hollow hydroxyapatite microspheres prepared by a glass conversion method. J Am Ceram Soc 2010;93:3116-23.

136. Fu Q, Rahaman MN, Fu H, Liu X. Silicate, borosilicate, and borate bioactive glass scaffolds with controllable degradation rates for bone tissue engineering applications, I: preparation and in vitro degradation. J Biomed Mater Res Part A 2010;95A:164-71.

137. Fu Q, Rahaman MN, Bal BS, Bonewald LF, Kuroki K, Brown RF. Bioactive glass scaffolds with controllable degradation rates for bone tissue engineering applications, II: in vitro and in vivo biological evaluation. J Biomed Mater Res Part A 2010;95A:172-9.

138. Rahaman MN, Huang T, Yao A, Bal BS, Li Y. SiC nanoparticle-reinforced Al2O3-Nb composite as a potential femoral head material in total hip arthroplasty. Mater Sci Eng C 2010;30:197-210.

139. Zhang X, Jia WT, Gu Y, Liu X, Wang D, Zhang CQ, Huang W, Rahaman MN, Day DE, Zhou N. Teicoplanin-loaded borate bioactive glass implants for treating chronic bone infection in a rabbit tibia osteomyelitis model. Biomaterials 2010;31:5865-74.

140. Fu H, Rahaman MN, Day DE, Huang W. Effect of pyrophosphate ions on the conversion of calcium-lithium-borate glass to hydroxyapatite in aqueous phosphate solution. J Mater Sci: Mater Med 2010;21:2733-41.

141. Luo S, Xiao W, Wei X, Jia W, Huang W, Zhang C, Rahaman MN, Day DE. In vitro evaluation of cytotoxicity of silver-containing borate bioactive glass. J Biomed Mater Res Part B 2010;95B:441-8.

142. Liu X, Rahaman MN, Fu Q. Oriented bioactive glass (13-93) scaffolds with controllable pore size by unidirectional freezing of camphene-based suspensions: microstructure and mechanical response. Acta Biomater 2011;7:406-16.

143. Doiphode ND, Huang TS, Leu MC, Rahaman MN, Day DE. Freeze extrusion fabrication of 13-93 bioactive glass scaffolds for bone repair. J Mater Sci: Mater Med 2011;22:515-23.

144. Fu H, Rahaman MN, Day DE, Brown RF. Hollow hydroxyapatite microspheres as a device for controlled delivery of proteins. J Mater Sci: Mater Med 2011;22:579-91.

145. Jayabalan PS, Tan AR, Rahaman MN, Bal BS, Hung CT, Cook JL. Bioactive glass (13-93) as a subchondral substrate for tissue-engineered osteochondral constructs. Clin Orthop Rel Res 2011;469:2754-63.

146. Gu Y, Xiao W, Huang W, Rahaman MN, Wang D. Kinetics and mechanisms of converting borate bioactive glasses to hydroxyapatite in aqueous phosphate solution. J Mater Sci 2011;46:47-54.

147. Fu Q, Huang W, Jia W, Rahaman MN, Liu X, Tomsia AP. Three-dimensional visualization of bioactive glass-bone integration in a rabbit tibia model using synchrotron X-ray microcomputed tomography. Tissue Eng A 2011;17:3077-84.

148. Huang TS, Doiphode ND, Rahaman MN, Leu MC, Bal BS, Day DE. Porous and strong bioactive glass (13-93) scaffolds prepared by freeze extrusion fabrication. Mater Sci Eng C 2011;31:1482-9.

149. Bal BS, Rahaman MN. Alumina ceramic bearings in total hip arthroplasty: the rationale for patient selection. Semin Arthroplasty 2011;22:254-7.

150. Liu X, Rahaman MN, Fu Q, Tomsia AP. Porous and strong bioactive glass (13-93) scaffolds prepared by unidirectional freezing of camphene-based suspensions. Acta Biomater 2012;8:415-23. 

151. Zhao D, Huang W, Rahaman MN, Day DE. Preparation and characterization of composite microspheres for brachytheraphy and hyperthermia treatment of cancer. Mater Sci Eng C 2012;32:276-81.

152. Fu H, Rahaman MN, Day DE, Huang W. Long-term conversion of 45S5 glass–ceramic microspheres in aqueous phosphate solution. J Mater Sci: Mater Med; 2012;23:1181-91.

153. Gao C, Gao Q, Li Y, Rahaman MN, Teramoto A, Abe K. Preparation and in vitro characterization of electrospun PVA scaffolds coated with bioactive glass for bone regeneration. J Biomed Mater Res A 2012;100:1324-34.

154. Modglin VC, Brown RF, Fu Q, Rahaman MN, Jung SB, Day DE. In vitro performance of 13-93 fiber and trabecular scaffolds with MLO-A5 osteogenic cells. J Biomed Mater Res A 2012; 100:2593-601.

155. Deliormanli A, Rahaman MN. Direct-write assembly of silicate and borate bioactive glass scaffolds for bone repair. J Eur Ceram Soc 2012;32:3637-46.

156. Webster TJ, Patel A, Rahaman MN, Bal BS. Anti-infective and osteointegration properties of silicon nitride, polyether-ether-ketone and titanium implants. Acta Biomater 2012;8:4447-54

157. Gorth D, Puckett S, Ercan B, Webster TJ, Bal BS, Rahaman MN. Decreased bacteria activity on Si3N4 surfaces compared to PEEK or Ti. Int J Nanomed 2012;7:4829-40.

158. Xiao W, Luo SH, Wei XJ, Zhang CQ, Huang WH, Rahaman MN. Evaluation of Ti implants coated with Ag-containing borate bioactive glass for simultaneous eradication of infection and fracture fixation in a rabbit tibial model. J Mater Res 2012; 27:3147-56.

159. Liu X, Rahaman MN, Fu Q. Bone regeneration, mineralization, and mechanical response of bioactive glass (13-93) scaffolds with oriented and trabecular microstructures implanted in rat calvarial defects. Acta Biomater 2013;9:4889-98.

160. Gao C, Gao Q, Li Y, Rahaman MN, Teramoto A, Abe K. Preparation and in vitro evaluation of novel electrospun gelatin–bioactive glass hybrid scaffolds for bone regeneration. J Appl Polym Sci 2013;127:2588-99..

161. Fu H, Rahaman MN, Brown RF, Day DE. Evaluation of bone regeneration in implants composed of hollow HA microspheres loaded with TGF–b1 in a rat calvarial defect model. Acta Biomater 2013;9:5718-27.

162. Gao C, Rahaman MN, Gao Q, Teramoto A, Abe K. Robotic deposition and in vitro characterization of 3D gelatin-bioactive glass hybrid scaffolds for biomedical applications. J Biomed Mater Res A 2013;101:2027-37.

163. Liu X, Rahaman MN, Day DE. Conversion of melt-derived microfibrous borate (13-93B3) and silicate (45S5) bioactive glass in a simulated body fluid. J Mater Sci Mater Med 2013;24:583-95.

164. Fu H, Rahaman MN, Brown RF, Day DE. Evaluation of BSA protein release from hollow HA microspheres into PEG hydrogel. Mater Sci Eng C 2013;33:2245-50.

165. Liu X, Rahaman MN, Hilmas GE, Bal BS. Mechanical properties of bioactive glass scaffolds fabricated by robotic deposition for structural bone repair. Acta Biomater 2013;9:7025-34.

166. Bi L, Rahaman MN, Day DE, Brown Z, Samujh C, Liu X, Mohammadkhah A, Dusevich V, Eick JD, Bonewald LF. Effect of borate bioactive glass microstructure on bone regeneration, angiogenesis, and hydroxyapatite conversion in a rat calvarial defect model. Acta Biomater 2013;9:8015-26.

167. Liu X, Rahaman MN, Liu Y, Bal BS, Bonewald LF. Enhanced bone regeneration in surface-modified and BMP-loaded bioactive glass (13-93) scaffolds in a rat calvarial defect model. Acta Biomater 2013;9:7506-17.

168. Xiao W, Fu H, Liu X, Bal B, Rahaman MN. Hollow hydroxyapatite microspheres: a novel bioactive and osteoconductive carrier for controlled delivery of bone morphogenetic protein-2 in bone regeneration. Acta Biomater 2013;9:8374-83.

169. Gu Y, Huang W, Rahaman MN, Day DE. Bone regeneration in rat calvarial defects implanted with fibrous scaffolds composed of a mixture of silicate and borate bioactive glasses. Acta Biomater 2013;9:9126-36.

170. Cui X, Gu Y, Li L, Xie Z, Zhou N, Huang W, Rahaman MN. In vitro bioactivity, cytocompatibility, and antibiotic release profile of gentamicin sulfate-loaded borate bioactive glass/chitosan composites. J Mater Sci Mater Med 2013;24:2391-2403.

171. Gu Y, Wang G, Zhang X, Zhang Y, Zhang C, Liu X, Rahaman MN, Huang W, Pan H. Biodegradable borosilicate bioactive glass scaffolds with a trabecular microstructure for bone repair. Mater Sci Eng C 2014;36:294-300.

172. Deliormanli A, Liu X, Rahaman MN. Evaluation of borate bioactive glass scaffolds with different pore sizes in a rat subcutaneous implantation model. J Biomater Appl 2014;28:643-53.

173. Cui X, Zhao C, Gu Y, Le L, Zhou N, Huang W, Wang D, Zhu Y, Xu J, Luo S, Zhang C, Rahaman MN. A novel injectable borate bioactive glass cement for local delivery of vancomycin to cure osteomyelitis and regenerate bone. J. Mater Sci Mater Med 2014;25:733-45.

174. Ding H, Zhao C, Cui X, Gu Y, Jia W, Rahaman MN, Wang Y, Huang W, Zhang C. A novel injectable borate bioactive glass cement as an antibiotic delivery vehicle for treating osteomyelitis. PLOS ONE 2014;9:e85472.

175. Bi L, Zobell B, Liu X, Rahaman MN, Bonewald LF. Healing of critical-size segmental defects in rat femora using strong porous bioactive glass scaffolds. Mater Sci Eng C 2014;42:816-24.

176. Liu Y, Rahaman MN, Bal BS. Modulating notochordal differentiation of human induced pluripotent stem cells using native nucleus pulposus tissue. PLOS ONE; 2014;9:e100885.

177. Liu Y, Fu S, Rahaman MN, Mao JJ, Bal BS. Native nucleus pulposus tissue matrix promotes notochordal differentiation of human induced pluripotent stem cells with potential for treating intervertebral disc degeneration. J Biomed Mater Res A 2014; in press. DOI: 10.1002/jbm.a.35243.

178. Liu X, Rahaman MN, Day DE. In vitro degradation and conversion of melt-derived microfibrous borate (13-93B3) bioactive glass doped with metal ions. J Am Ceram Soc 2014; in press. DOI: 10.111/jace.13207

179. Wang H, Zhao S, Zhou J, Shen Y, Huang W, Zhang C, Rahaman MN, Wang D. Evaluation of borate bioactive glass scaffolds as a controlled delivery system for copper ions in stimulating osteogenesis and angiogenesis in bone healing. J Mater Chem B; 2014; in press.

180. Zhao S, Wang H, Zhang Y, Huang W, Rahaman MN, Liu Z, Wang D, Zhang C. Copper-doped borosilicate bioactive glass scaffolds with improved angiogenic and osteogenic capacity for repairing osseous defects. Acta Biomater 2014; submitted.

181. Gu Y, Huang W, Rahaman MN. Degradation and conversion of silicate (13-93) bioactive glass scaffolds in different immersion media: A comparison between DMEM and SBF. Biomed Mater 2014; submitted.

182. Cui X, Wang H, Gu Y, Li L, Zhou X, Huang W, Zhou N, Wang D, Pan H, Zhang Y, Zhao S, Rahaman MN. Injectable borate bioactive glass cements for bone repair: Preparation, bioactivity and setting mechanism. J Non-Cryst Solids 2014; submitted.

183. Lin Y, Xiao W, Liu X, Bal BS, Bonewald LF, Rahaman MN. Long-term bone regeneration, mineralization and angiogenesis in rat calvarial defects implanted with strong porous bioactive glass (13-93) scaffolds. J Non-Cryst Solids 2014; in submission.

184. Luo SH, Cheng XG, Zhao Z, Zhao F, Xiao W, Jia WT, Zhu ZH, Huang WH, Rahaman MN, Day DE, Li FY, Zhang CQ. In vitro biocompatibility and antibacterial activity of silver-containing borate bioactive glass. J Mater Sci Mater Med 2013; submitted.

185. Wang H, Wang D, Cui X, Pan Y, Huang W, Ye S, Yao A, Luo S, M.N. Rahaman. Cytocompatibility and antibacterial activity of silver-doped borate bioactive glass scaffolds for bone tissue engineering. Acta Biomater 2014; submitted.

186. Gu Y, W. Jia, Q. Fu, Huang W, Rahaman MN. Repair of critical-size rabbit femoral segmental defects using strong porous scaffolds of strontium-doped borosilicate bioactive glass fabricated by robotic deposition. 2014; in submission.

187. Gu Y, Huang W, Rahaman MN. Healing of rat calvarial defects implanted with grid-like scaffolds composed of a combination of silicate (13-93) and borate (13-93B3) glass. 2014; in submission.

C. Reviewed Conference Proceedings

188. Rahaman MN, Riley FL, Benn M. The reaction sintering of compositions in the system Al-Si-N-O. Sci Ceram 1980;10:295-301.

189. Rahaman MN, Riley FL. Densification behavior during reaction hot pressing of compositions in the ß'-sialon system. Special Ceram 1981;7:63-70.

190. De Jonghe LC, Rahaman MN, Lin M. Role of powder packing in sintering. In: Pask JA, Evans AG, editors. Ceramic microstructures '86. New York: Plenum Press; 1988. p. 447-54.

191. Rahaman MN, De Jonghe LC. Effect of rigid inclusions on sintering, Ceram Trans 1988;1:887-96.

192. Rahaman MN. Science of sintering ceramic matrix composites. In: Mostaghaci H, editor. Processing of ceramic and metal matrix composites. New York: Pergamon Press; 1989. p. 71-9.

193. Rahaman MN, Wang SH, Dharani LR. Interfacial mechanical properties in ceramic matrix composites. In: Mostaghaci H, editor. Processing of ceramic and metal matrix composites. New York: Pergamon Press; 1989. p. 167-77.

194. De Jonghe LC, Rahaman MN. Densification of particulate ceramic composites: the Role of heterogeneities. Mater Res Soc Symp Proc 1989;155;353-61.

195. Rahaman MN, Jeng DY. Sintering of mullite and mullite matrix composites. Ceram Trans 1990;7:753-66.

196. Rahaman MN, Wang SH, Day DE. , "Short Fiber Reinforced Ceramic Matrix Composites: Strength and Toughness," Proc. C-MRS, 1, 384-390 (1991).

197. Rahaman MN, Jeng DY. Sintering of amorphous mullite with crystalline inclusions. Ceram Eng Sci Proc (1991);12(7-8) 1235-44.

198. Rahaman MN. Fundamental issues in the sintering of ceramic particulate composites. Mater Res Soc Symp Proc 1992;249:465-73.

199. Rahaman MN, Hu CL. Solid solution additives and the sintering of ceramics. Mater Res Soc Symp Proc 1992;249:427-35.

200. Rahaman MN. Influence of dopants on microstructure development. Ceram Trans 1993;32:309-22.

201. Yang X, Rahaman MN. Mechanical alloying of Mo and Si powders: preparation and sintering. Ceram Eng Sci Proc 1993;14(9-10):1209-17.

202. Yang X, Rahaman MN. SiC platelet reinforced Al2O3 composites by free sintering of coated powders. Ceram Eng Sci Proc 1994;15(5):702-9.

203. De Jonghe LC, Rahaman MN. Reaction sintering of ceramics: the role of microstructure. In: German RM, Messing GL, Cornwall RG, editors. Sintering technology. New York: Marcel Dekker; 1996. p. 457-64.

204. Rahaman MN. Sintering and grain growth of ultrafine ceramic powders. In: German RM, Messing GL,Cornwall RG, editors. Sintering technology. New York: Marcel Dekker; 1996. p. 93-100.

205. Rahaman MN, De Jonghe LC. Inhibited sintering. In: Vincenzini P, editor. Advances in ceramic science and technology, vol. 14. Florence, Italy: CIMTEC; 1999. p. 681-92.

206. Rahaman MN, Lakhwani S. Hydrothermal synthesis and coarsening of CeO2 particles. In: Vincenzini P, editor. Advances in ceramic science and technology, vol. 14. Florence, Italy: CIMTEC; 1999. p. 33-40. 

207. De Jonghe LC, Rahaman MN. Pre-Sintering coarsening for enhanced densification of ceramics. In: Vincenzini P, editor. Advances in ceramic science and technology, vol. 14. Florence, Italy: CIMTEC; 1999. p. 655-64.

208. Rahaman MN. Grain growth of BaTiO3 doped with aliovalent cations. Ceram Trans 1999;100: 23-32.

209. Rahaman MN, Huang T, Mah T-I, Parthasarathay TA. In situ reinforced mullite. Ceramic Trans 2000;103:211-22.

210. Rahaman MN, Fahrenholtz WG. Undergraduate laboratory experience for ceramics. ASEE Annual Conference Proceedings: 2000 ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Engineering Education Beyond the Millenium, St. Louis MO, 2000; p. 6465-6472. 

211. Huang TS, Rahaman MN. In situ toughening of mullite: effect of yttria and zirconia additions. Ceramic Trans 2001;124:139-50.

212. Patwardhan JS, Rahaman MN. Factors influencing texture development in hot forged bismuth titanate. Ceramic Trans 2001;133:57-68.

213. Ciftci E, Rahaman MN, Shumsky M. Hydrothermal synthesis and characterization of barium titanate powders. Ceramic Trans 2001;133:35-46.

214. Ciftci E, Rahaman MN, Shumsky M, Blum FD. Hydrothermal synthesis of heteroepitaxial barium titanate thin films. Ceramic Trans 2001;133:279-88.

215. Ha J-S, Rahaman MN. Formation of hydroxyapatite coatings on alumina under hydrothermal conditions. Ceram Eng Sci Proc 2003;24(3):239-44.

216. Patil SK, Rahaman MN. Characterization of epitaxial barium titanate films deposited under hydrothermal conditions. Ceram Eng Sci Proc 2003;24(3):111-6.

217. Pan H, Rahaman MN, Ha J-S. Hydrothermal deposition of hydroxyapatite coatings on glass and ceramic substrates. Ceramic Trans 2003;147:35-44.

218. Gross JR, Rahaman MN, Dutton RE. Sintering, grain growth, and phase composition of Gd2O3-stabilized ZrO2. Ceramic Trans 2003;154:311-20.

219. Patil SK, Shah N, Blum FD, Rahaman MN. Characterization of hydroxyl content of hydrothermal barium titanate films. Ceramic Trans 2004;150:79-88.

220. Rahaman MN, Liang W, Day DE, Marion N, Reilly G, Mao JJ. Preparation and bioactive characteristics of porous borate glass substrates. Ceram Eng Sci Proc 2005;26(6):3-10.

221. Rahaman MN, Dutton RE, Gross JR. Sintering, phase stability, and thermal conductivity of plasma-sprayed Gd2O3-stabilized ZrO2. Ceram Eng Sci Proc 2005;26(3):21-8.

222. Adams AA, Rahaman MN, Dutton RE. Processing and characterization of dense thin sheets of gamma titanium aluminide. In: Shaw LL et al. editors. Science and technology of powder materials: synthesis, consolidation and properties. Wrrendale, PA: TMS; 2005. p. 159-66.

223.  Huang W, Rahaman MN, Day DE. Conversion of silicate (45S5), borate, and borosilicate glasses to hydroxyapatite in dilute phosphate solution. Ceram Eng Sci Proc 2006;27(6):131-40.

224.  Rahaman MN, Day DE, Huang W. Conversion of borate glass to biocompatible phosphates in aqueous phosphate solution. Ceram Eng Sci Proc 2008;28(9):171-81.

225.  Rahaman MN, Day DE, Brown RF, Fu Q, Jung SB. Nanostructured bioactive glass scaffolds for bone repair. Cer Eng Sci Proc 2008;29(7):211-25.

226.  Fu Q, Rahaman MN, Bal BS. Bioinspired ceramic microstructures prepared by freezing of suspensions. Ceramic Trans 2009;206:19-26.

227.  Rahaman MN, Fu Q, Day DE, Bal BS. In vitro evaluation of hydroxyapatite and bioactive glass (13-93) scaffolds prepared by uniaxial freezing of suspensions. Cer Eng Sci Proc 2009;30(6):203-17.

228.  Rahaman MN, Fu Q, Bal BS, Day DE, Fu H. Bioactive glass for bone and joint repair. Ceramic Trans 2010;218:85-100.

229.  Huang TS, Doiphode ND, Rahaman MN, Leu MC, Bal BS, Day DE. Freeze extrusion fabrication of 13-93 bioactive glass scaffolds for bone repair. Proceedings of 21st Annual Solid Freeform Fabrication Symposium, Austin, TX, August 9-11, 2010; p. 932-950.

230.  Huang TS, Rahaman MN, Doiphode ND, Leu MC, Bal BS, Day DE, Liu X. Freeze extrusion fabrication of 13-93 bioactive glass scaffolds for repair and regeneration of load-bearing bones. Ceramic Trans 2011;228:45-56.

231. Rahaman MN, Liu X, Huang TS. Bioactive glass scaffolds for repair of load-bearing bones. Cer Eng Sci Proc 2011; 32(6):65-78.

232. Fu H, Rahaman MN, Day DE. Hollow hydroxyapatite microspheres for controlled delivery of proteins. Cer Eng Sci Proc 2011; 32(6):101-10.

233. Wei X, Xi T, Zhang C, Huang W, Rahaman MN, Lu L. Effect of small intestinal submucosa on the protection and repair of MC3T3-E1 cells damaged by dexamethasone-induced stress. IFMBE Proc 2012;39:1957-60.

234. Rahaman MN, Liu X, Bal BS, Day DE, Bi L, Bonewald LF. Bioactive glass in bone tissue engineering. Ceramic Trans 2012;237:73-82.

235. Deliormanli A, Rahaman MN. In vitro evaluation of silicate and borate bioactive glass scaffolds prepared by robocasting of organic-based suspensions. Cer Eng Sci Proc 2012; 33(6):11-20.

236. Liu X, Rahaman MN. Evaluation of bioactive glass (13-93) scaffolds with an oriented microstructure for regenerating load bearing bones. MRS Proceedings 2012; Vol. 1465 (7 pages): DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1557/opl.2012.963.

237. Liu X, Rahaman, MN, Hilmas GE. Mechanical behavior in compression and flexure of bioactive glass (13-93) scaffolds prepared by robotic deposition. Ceramic Trans 2013;242:37-46.

238. Rahaman MN, Fu H, Xiao W, Liu Y. Bioactive ceramic implants composed of hollow hydroxyapatite microspheres for bone regeneration, Cer Eng Sci Proc 2013;34(6):67-76.

239. Rahaman MN. Liu X, Bal BS. Development of bioactive glass scaffolds for structural bone repair. Ceramic Trans: Proceedings of 10th PACRIM Conference on Ceramic and Glass Technology; 2014; 247:167-78.

240. Rahaman MN, Bal BS, Huang TS. Porous titanium implants fabricated by a salt bath sintering process for bone repair applications. Ceramic Trans: Vol. 251; Proceedings of MS&T’13. In press.

241. Rahaman MN. Development of implants composed of hollow hydroxyapatite microspheres for bone regeneration. Ceramic Trans: Vol. 251; Proceedings of MS&T’13. In press.

242. Rahaman MN, Xiao W, Liu Y, Bal BS. Osteoconductive and osteoinductive implants composed of hollow hydroxyapatite microspheres. Cer Eng Sci Proc 2014; in press.

243. Gu Y, Huang W, Rahaman MN. In vivo evaluation of scaffolds with a grid-like microstructure composed of a mixture of silicate (13-930 and borate (13-93B3) glasses. Cer Eng Sci Proc 2014; in press.

244. Gu Y, Huang W, Rahaman MN. Effect of immersion medium on the degradation and conversion of 13-93 bioactive glass in vitro. Ceramic Trans. 2014; Proceedings of MS&T 14; submitted.

245. Rahaman MN, Lin Y, Xiao W, Liu X, Bal BS. Long-term bone regeneration in rat calvarial defects implanted with strong porous bioactive glass (13-93) scaffolds. Ceramic Trans. 2014; Proceedings of MS&T 14; submitted.  

Reviewed Conference Abstracts

246. Bal BS, Patil SK, Rahaman MN. Microscopic characterization of alumina bearing surfaces in total hip arthroplasty. Transactions of the 49th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, New Orleans, LA. 2003; vol. 28: paper 1395.

247. Bal BS, Rahaman MN, Miller FS. Surface damage to alumina bearings in total hip replacement. Transactions of the 72nd Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Washington, D.C., February 23-27, 2005, Paper #026.

248.  Bal BS, Evans R, Rahaman MN, Ellingsen MD, Khanna SK. Comparison of surface characteristics and prediction of wear properties between alumina and oxinium femoral heads. Transactions of the 52nd Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Chicago, IL. 2006; vol. 31: paper 0934. 

249.  Bal BS, Rahaman MN, Kuroki K, Cook J, Upadhyay A, Yao J. In vivo comparison of tissue engineered osteochondral plugs using allograft bone, trabaecular metal, and bioactive glass substrates. Transactions of the 53rd Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, San Diego, CA. 2007; vol. 32: paper 0645.

250.  Tan AR, Barsi JM, Jayabalan PS, Rahaman MN, Bal BS, Ateshian GA, Cook JL, Hung CT. Bioactive glass (13-93) as a medium supplement for culturing tissue-engineered cartilage. Transactions of the 55th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Las Vegas, NV. 2009; vol. 34: paper 1314.

251.  Jayabalan PS, Tan AR, Rahaman MN, Bal BS, Sims HJ, Hung CT, Cook JL. Bioactive glass (13-93) as a subchondral substrate for tissue-engineered osteochondral constructs. Transactions of the 56th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, New Orleans, LA. 2010; vol. 35: paper 1236.

252. Bal B, Liu X, Rahaman MN, Bi L, Bonewald LF. Strong porous bioactive glass scaffolds as implants for structural bone repair. Transactions of the 60th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, New Orleans, LA. March 15-18, 2014; vol. 39: poster 0274.

Presentations (since 2000)

1. Huang TS, Rahaman MN. In situ toughening of mullite: effect of yttria and zirconia additions. 102nd  Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, St. Louis, MO, April 30-May 3, 2000.

 

2. Patwardhan JS, Rahaman MN. Factors influencing texture development in hot forged bismuth titanate. 102nd  Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, St. Louis, MO, April 30-May 3, 2000.

 

3. Ciftci E, Rahaman MN, Shumsky M. Hydrothermal synthesis and characterization of barium titanate powders. 102nd  Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, St. Louis, MO, April 30-May 3, 2000.

 

4. Ciftci E, Rahaman MN, Shumsky M, Blum FD. Hydrothermal synthesis of heteroepitaxial barium titanate thin films. 102nd  Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, St. Louis, MO, April 30-May 3, 2000.

 

5. Patil SK, Ciftci E, Rahaman MN, Shumsky M. Characterization of epitaxial barium titanate films deposited under hydrothermal conditions. 27th Annual Cocoa Beach Conference on Advanced Ceramics and Composites. Cocoa Beach FL, January 26-31, 2003.

 

6. Ha J-S, Rahaman MN. Formation of hydroxyapatite coatings on alumina under hydrothermal conditions. 27th Annual Cocoa Beach Conference on Advanced Ceramics and Composites. Cocoa Beach FL, January 26-31, 2003.

 

7. Pan H, Rahaman MN, Ha J-S. Hydrothermal deposition of hydroxyapatite coatings on glass and ceramic substrates. 105th Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Nashville, TN, April 27-30, 2003.

 

8. Patil SK, Shah N, Blum FD, Rahaman MN. Characterization of hydroxyl content of hydrothermal barium titanate films. 105th Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Nashville, TN, April 27-30, 2003.

 

9. Gross JR, Rahaman MN, Dutton RE. Sintering, grain growth, and phase composition of Gd2O3-stabilized ZrO2. 105th Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Nashville, TN, April 27-30, 2003.

 

10. Marion NW, Rahaman MN, Reilly GC, Mao JJ.  A novel bioactive glass substrate for bone tissue engineering.  The Society for the Physical Regulation in Biology and Medicine (SPRBM), San Antonio, Texas, January 7-9, 2004.

 

11. Marion NW, Reilly GC, Rahaman MN, Mao JJ.  Bioactive borate glass substrates for bone tissue engineering using human mesenchymal stem cells.  Clinical Research Day, College of Dentistry, University of Illinois at Chicago. February 2, 2004.

 

12. Marion NW, Rahaman MN, Reilly GC, Mao JJ.  A novel borate bioactive glass substrate for bone tissue engineering.  European Society for Biomaterials, ‘s-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands, July 4-7, 2004.

 

13. Rahaman MN. Biomaterials: the future of regenerative medicine and dentistry (Invited). 4th Annual Missouri Summit on Life Sciences, St. Louis, Missouri, July 19-20, 2004.

 

14. Rahaman MN. Composite tissue constructs for regenerative medicine and dentistry (Invited). University of Missouri-Kansas City Center for Research into Interfacial Structure and Properties (UMKC-CRISP) Seminar, Kansas City Missouri, July 22, 2004.

 

15. Bal BS, Rahaman MN, Miller FS. Surface damage to alumina bearings after metal staining during implantation, and after recurrent dislocations of the prosthetic hip. 17th International Conference of the Society for Technology in Arthroplasty Symposium, Rome, Italy, September 23-25, 2004.

 

16. Rahaman MN, Gross JR, Dutton RE, Wang H. Sintering, phase stability, and thermal conductivity of plasma-sprayed gadolinia-stabilized zirconia. 29th International Conference on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, January 23-28, 2005, Cocoa Beach, FL:

 

17. Rahaman MN, Liang W, Day DE, Marion NW, Reilly GC, Mao JJ. Preparation and bioactive characteristics of porous borate glass substrates. 29th International Conference on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, January 23-28, 2005, Cocoa Beach, FL:

 

18. Bal BS, Rahaman MN, Miller FS. Surface damage to alumina bearings in total hip replacement. 72nd Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, February 23-27, 2005, Washington, D.C.

 

19. Huang W, Rahaman MN, and Day DE. Conversion of silicate (45S5), borate, and borosilicate glasses to hydroxyapatite in dilute phosphate solutions. 30th International Conference on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, January 22-27, 2006, Cocoa Beach, FL:

 

20. Bal BS, Evans R, Rahaman MN, Ellingsen MD, Khanna SK. Comparison of surface characteristics and prediction of wear properties between alumina and oxinium femoral heads. 52nd Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Chicago, IL, March 19-22, 2006.

 

21. Rahaman MN. Sintering and microstructure control of advanced dielectric ceramics (Invited). Center for Dielectric Studies, Pennsylvania State University/University of Missouri-Rolla/NSF I/UCRC, St. Louis, MO, May 15-17, 2006.

 

22. Rahaman MN, Day, DE, Bal BS, and Fu, Q. Conversion of glass to nanostructured biocompatible phosphates (Invited).  Materials Science and Technology Annual Conference and Exhibition, Cincinnati, OH, October 15-19, 2006.

 

23. Rahaman MN, Day DE, and Huang W. Conversion of borate glass to biocompatible phosphates in aqueous phosphate solution. 31st International Cocoa Beach Conference & Exposition on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, Daytona Beach, FL, January 21-26, 2007.

 

24. Bal BS, Rahaman MN, Kuroki K, and Cook JL. In vivo comparison of tissue engineered osteochondral plugs using allograft bone, trabecular metal, and bioactive glass substrates, 53rd Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, San Diego CA, February 11-14, 2007.

 

25. Fu Q, Rahaman MN, Dogan F, Bal BS. Freeze cast hydroxyapatite for bone tissue engineering applications. MS&T’07; Materials Science & Technology Conference and Exposition, Detroit, MI, September 16-20, 2007.

 

26. Bal BS, Lakshminarayanan R, Khandkar A, Clarke I, Hoffman AA, Rahaman MN, In vitro performance of silicon nitride ceramic in total hip bearings. HAP Paul Award Presentation (Best Paper). International Society for Technology in Arthroplasty (ISTA), Paris, France, October 4-6, 2007.

 

27. Rahaman MN. Development of Tissue-Engineered Osteochondral Grafts for the Repair and Regeneration of Human Joints (Invited). University of Missouri-Rolla, Department of Biological Sciences, October 22, 2007

28. Rahaman MN. Consortium for bone and tissue repair and regeneration. Missouri Legislative Visit, Missouri University of Science & Technology, January 15, 2008.

29. Rahaman MN, Day DE. Nanostructured bioactive glass scaffolds for bone repair. (Invited) 32nd International Conference and Exposition on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, Daytona Beach FL, January 27-February 1, 2008.

30.  Fu Q, Rahaman MN. In vitro evaluation of bioinspired ceramic microstructures prepared by freezing of suspensions. Materials Science and Technology (MS&T) Conference and Exhibition/American Ceramic Society 110th Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, October 5-9, 2008.

31. Rahaman MN, Day DE. In vitro evaluation of hydroxyapatite and bioactive glass (13-93) scaffolds prepared by uniaxial freezing of suspensions. (Invited) 32nd International Conference and Exposition on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, Daytona Beach FL, January 18-23, 2009.

32. Tan AR, Barsi JM, Jayabalan PS, Rahaman, MN, Bal BS, Ateshian GA, Cook JL, Hung CT.  Bioactive Glass (13-93) as a Medium Supplement for Culturing Tissue-Engineered Cartilage. 55th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Las Vegas, NV, February 22-25, 2009.

33. Jayabalan P, Tan AR, Barsi JM, Rahaman MN, Bal BS, Ateshian GA, Hung CT, Cook JL. Bioactive Glass (13-93) as a subchondral substrate and culture media supplement for tissue engineered cartilage. ICRS 2009 – 8th World Congress of the International Cartilage Repair Society, Miami, FL; May 2009.

34. Modglin V, Brown RF, Fu Q, Rahaman MN. Growth and Function of MLO-A5 Cells on 13-93 Glass Trabecular Scaffolds. Society for Biomaterials Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX. April 22-25, 2009.

35. Rahaman MN. Bioactive glass for bone and joint repair. (Invited) PacRim8, Vancouver, BC, May 31-June 5, 2009.

36. Rahaman MN, Fu Q, Tomsia AP. Freeze casting of Bioactive Glass for Bone Tissue Engineering. Materials Science and Technology (MS&T) Conference and Exhibition, Pittsburgh, PA, October 25-29, 2009.

37. Rahaman MN, Liu X, Fu H, Pan H, Fu Q, Huang W. Conversion of borate-based glass scaffold to hydroxyapatite in dilute phosphate solution. Materials Science and Technology (MS&T) Conference and Exhibition, Pittsburgh, PA, October 25-29, 2009.

38. Rahaman MN, Fu H, Day DE. Microstructural Characteristics of Hollow Hydroxyapatite Microspheres Prepared by a Glass Conversion Process. Materials Science and Technology (MS&T) Conference and Exhibition, Pittsburgh, PA, October 25-29, 2009.

39. Jayabalan P, Tan AR, Rahaman MN, Bal BS, Sims HJ, Hung CT, Cook JL. Bioactive Glass (13-93) as a Subchondral Substrate for Tissue-Engineered Osteochondral Constructs. Orthopaedic Research Society, 56th Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, March 6-9, 2010.

40. Rahaman MN. Biomaterials research and development at Missouri S&T (Invited). Missouri Regional Life Sciences Summit, Kansas City, MO, March 8-9, 2010.

41.  Liu X, Rahaman MN. Unidirectional bioactive glass (13-93) scaffolds with controllable pore size for repair of load-bearing bones. Society for Biomaterials, 34th Annual Meeting and Exposition, Seattle, WA, April 21-24, 2010.

42. Fu H, Rahaman MN. Hollow hydroxyapatite microspheres for controlled delivery of proteins. Society for Biomaterials, 34th Annual Meeting and Exposition, Seattle, WA, April 21-24, 2010.

43. Fu Q, Rahaman MN. Novel biodegradable and bioactive 13-93 bioactive glass scaffolds for bone tissue engineering. American Ceramic Society, Glass and Optical Materials Division, Corning, NY, May 16-19, 2010.

44. Huang T, Rahaman MN. Freeze extrusion fabrication of 13-93 bioactive glass scaffolds for bone repair. 21st Annual Solid Freeform Fabrication Symposium - An Additive Manufacturing Conference, Austin, TX, August 9-11, 2010.

45. Rahaman MN, Huang T. Freeze extrusion fabrication of 13-93 bioactive glass scaffolds for repair and regeneration of load-bearing bones. Materials Science and Technology 2010 Conference and Exhibition, Houston, TX, October 17-21, 2010.

46. Rahaman MN. Bioactive glass scaffolds for the repair of load-bearing bones. (Invited) 35th International Conference and Exposition on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, Daytona Beach FL, January 23-28, 2011.

47. Rahaman MN, Fu H, Day DE. Hollow hydroxyapatite microspheres for controlled delivery of proteins. 35th International Conference and Exposition on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, Daytona Beach FL, January 23-28, 2011.

 48. Liu X, Rahaman MN. Bioactive glass scaffolds with oriented porous structure for the repair of load-bearing bones. Society for Biomaterials 2011 Annual Meeting and Exposition, Orlando, FL, April 13-16, 2011.

49. Fu H, Rahaman MN, Day DE, Brown RF. Hollow HA microspheres as a device for controlled release of proteins.  Society for Biomaterials 2011 Annual Meeting and Exposition, Orlando, FL, April 13-16, 2011.

50. Rahaman MN. Engineered biomaterials for bone and tissue repair (Invited). Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering Spring Semester Seminar Series, Missouri S&T, April 28, 2011.

51. Rahaman MN. Bioactive glass scaffolds for tissue regeneration (Invited). Missouri Musculoskeletal Conference, Kansas City, Missouri, July 28-29, 2011. (Invited).

52. Rahaman MN. Bioactive glass in tissue engineering.  (Invited) Materials Science and Technology 2011 Conference and Exhibition, Columbus, OH, October 16-20, 2011.

53. Deliormanli A, Rahaman MN. In vitro evaluation of silicate and borate bioactive glass scaffolds prepared by robocasting of organic-based suspensions. 36th International Conference and Exposition on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, Daytona Beach, FL, January 22-27, 2012.

54. Rahaman MN. Bioactive glass scaffolds for bone tissue engineering. (Invited) 36th International Conference and Exposition on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, Daytona Beach, FL, January 22-27, 2012.

55. Brown Z, Bi L, Day D, Rahaman MN, Bonewald L. Evaluating bone regeneration and angiogenesis in 13-93B3 bioactive glass scaffolds. American Association for Dental Research (AADR) Annual Meeting, Tampa, FL, March 21-24, 2012.

56. Liu X, Rahaman MN. Evaluation of bioactive glass (13-93) scaffolds with an oriented microstructure for regenerating load bearing bones. Materials Research Society (MRS) Spring Meeting and Exhibit, San Francisco, CA, April 9-13, 2012.

57. Liu X, Rahaman MN, Day DE. Conversion of fine-diameter melt-derived bioactive glass fibers. American Ceramic Society Glass and Optical Materials Division (GOMD) Annual Meeting, St. Louis, MO, May 20-24, 2012.

58. Rahaman MN. Biomaterials research at Missouri S&T. (Invited) Tongji University, Shanghai, China, June 5, 2012.

59. Webster TJ, Bal BS, Rahaman MN, et al., Osteointegration and bacterial adhesion in silicon nitride ceramic, poly-ether-ether-ketone, and titanium implants. International Society for Technology in Arthroplasty (ISTA) 25th Annual Congress, Sydney, Australia, October 3-6, 2012.

60. Webster TJ, Bal BS, Rahaman MN, et al. In vivo bone formation and bacterial infection between silicon nitride ceramic, PEEK, and titanium. International Society for Technology in Arthroplasty (ISTA) 25th Annual Congress, Sydney, Australia, October 3-6, 2012.

61. Bal BS, Rahaman MN, et al. Non-oxide ceramics in arthroplasty: the case for silicon nitride as a biomaterial. International Society for Technology in Arthroplasty (ISTA) 25th Annual Congress, Sydney, Australia, October 3-6, 2012.

62. Rahaman MN. Bioactive glass and ceramic scaffolds in bone regeneration. (Invited) Materials Science and Technology (MS&T) Conference and Exhibition, Pittsburgh, PA, October 7-11, 2012.

63. Liu X, Rahaman MN, Hilmas GE. Mechanical behavior in compression and flexure of bioactive glass (13-93) scaffolds prepared by robotic deposition. Materials Science and Technology (MS&T) Conference and Exhibition, Pittsburgh, PA, October 7-11, 2012.

64. Rahaman MN. Bioactive ceramic implants composed of hollow hydroxyapatite microspheres for bone regeneration (Invited). 37th International Conference and Exposition on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, Daytona Beach, FL, January 27-February 2, 2013.

65. Rahaman MN, Liu X, Bal BS. Development of bioactive glass scaffolds for segmental bone repair. Society for Biomaterials 2011 Annual Meeting and Exposition, Boston, MA, April 10-13, 2013.

66. Rahaman MN. Development of bioactive glass scaffolds for structural bone repair. (Invited) The 10th Pacific Rim Conference on Ceramic and Glass Technology, San Diego, CA, June 2-7, 2013.

67. Rahaman MN, Day DE. Bioactive glass for bone and tissue repair. (Invited) Center of Excellence for Research in Mineralized Tissues, University of Missouri-Kansas City, School of Dentistry, August 21, 2013.

67. Rahaman MN, Bal BS, Huang TS. Porous titanium implants fabricated by a salt bath sintering process for bone repair applications. Materials Science and Technology (MS&T) Conference and Exhibition, Montreal, Canada, October 27-November 1, 2013.

69. Rahaman MN. Development of implants composed of hollow hydroxyapatite microspheres for bone regeneration. (Invited) Materials Science and Technology (MS&T) Conference and Exhibition, Montreal, Canada, October 27-November 1, 2013.

70. Rahaman MN. Osteoconductive and osteoinductive implants composed of hollow hydroxyapatite microspheres. (Invited) 38th International Conference and Exposition on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, Daytona Beach, FL, January 26-31, 2014.

71. Rahaman MN, Gu Y, Huang W. In vivo evaluation of scaffolds composed of a mixture of silicate (13-93) and borate (13-93B3) bioactive glass. 38th International Conference and Exposition on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, Daytona Beach, FL, January 26-31, 2014.

72. Bal B, Liu X, Rahaman MN, Bi L, Bonewald LF. Strong porous bioactive glass scaffolds as implants for structural bone repair. 60th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, New Orleans, LA. March 15-18, 2014.

73. Rahaman MN. Rahaman MN. Bioactive glasses: History, fundamentals and applications. (Invited) Dow Corning Research Center, Midland, MI, April 24, 2014.

74. Rahaman MN, Bi L, Bonewald LF, Bal BS. Repair of structural bone defects using strong porous bioactive glass scaffolds. 1st Joint Meeting of German Society of Glass Technology (DGG) and the American Ceramic Society Glass and Optical Materials Division (ACerS-GOMD), Aachen, Germany, May 25-30, 2014

75. McEntire BJ, Lakshminarayanan A, Bock R, Bloebaum R, Pezzotti G, Rahaman MN, Bal BS,  Webster TJ. Anti-infective and osteointegration characteristics of silicon nitride spinal fusion Implants. International Society for Technology in Arthroplasty (ISTA), Kyoto, Japan, September 24-27, 2014.

76. Bal BS, McEntire BJ, Bock R, Jones E, Rahaman MN. Surface modulation of silicon nitride ceramics for orthopaedic applications. Transatlantic Orthopaedic Congress, International Congress for Joint Reconstruction (ICJR), New York, USA, October 3-5, 2014.

77. Gu Y, Huang W, Rahaman MN. Effect of immersion medium on the degradation and conversion of 13-93 bioactive glass in vitro. Materials Science and Technology (MS&T) Conference and Exhibition, Pittsburgh, October 14-17, 2014.

78. Rahaman MN, Lin Y, Xiao W, Liu X, Bal BS. Long-term bone regeneration in rat calvarial defects implanted with strong porous bioactive glass (13-93) scaffolds. (Invited) Materials Science and Technology (MS&T) Conference and Exhibition, Pittsburgh, October 14-17, 2014.

Patents and Intellectual Property

1. Rahaman MN, Bal BS, Li Y. Functionally Graded Bioactive Glass Coatings on Zirconia Implants and Method of Preparation. Invention disclosure submitted to Missouri S&T 02/15/2006.

2. Bal BS, Rahaman, MN, Li Y. Ceramic/thermoplastic acetabular composite and method of fabrication. Provisional US patent application filed 08/02/2007. Invention disclosure submitted to Missouri S&T 07UMR014.

3. Rahaman MN, Bal BS, Li Y. Femoral head and method of fabrication thereof. US Patent No. 8,357,205. Issued January 22, 2013. Invention disclosure submitted to Missouri S&T 07UMR013.

4. Rahaman M, Bal BS. Synthetic osteochondral composite and method of fabrication thereof. US Patent Application No. 12/209,943. US Patent No. 8,641,774. Issued February 04, 2014. Invention disclosure submitted to Missouri S&T 08UMR001.

5. Bal BS, Rahaman MN, Hayer M H. Multifunctional scaffold for bone repair and method of preparation. Invention disclosure submitted to UM-Columbia 09UMC084.

6. Bal BS, Huang T, Rahaman MN. Method for fabricating biocompatible porous titanium. Patent application filed with World Intellectual Property Organization; Application No. PCT/US2012/068770; filed 12/10/2012; Publication No. WO2013086504 A1; published, 06/13/2013; UM Invention Disclosure No. 11UMC013.

7. Rahaman MN, Fu H, Day DE, Liu Y. Osteoconductive drug-eluting scaffold for bone regeneration. Provisional US patent application filed 09/04/2012. Invention disclosure submitted to Missouri S&T 12MST038.

8. Rahaman MN, Liu X, Bal BS, Liu Y. Surface functional bioactive glass scaffold for bone regeneration. Provisional US Patent application filed 01/28/2013, Serial Number 61/849,512. US Patent application filed 01/28/2014. Invention disclosure submitted to Missouri S&T 13MST005.

9. Liu Y, Rahaman MN, Bal BS. Method to generate notochordal cell-like cells and applications thereof. Provisional US Patent application filed 05/30/2013. Invention disclosure submitted to Missouri S&T 13MST022.

10. Rahaman MN, Liu Y, Bal BS. Biomaterials with osteoinductive-like property and fabrication method thereof. Provisional US Patent application filed 01/24/2014. Invention disclosure submitted to Missouri S&T 13MST041.

11. Bal BS, Rahaman MN, Tarka M. Constrained Prosthetic Acetabulum. Invention disclosure submitted to the University of Missouri 15UMC002 08/22/2014.

            Research and Postdoctoral Scientists Sponsored

Dr. B. Zhang (2014-): Research Asst. Professor

Dr. Y. Liu (2011-2013): Research Asst. Professor

Dr. A. Deliormanli (2011-2012): Visiting Scientist from Celal Bayar University, Turkey

Dr. T. Huang (2008-2011): Research Scientist/Research Asst. Professor

Dr. A. Yao (2006-2007): Visiting Scientist from Tongji University, Shanghai, China

Dr. Y. Li (2005-2006): Visiting Scientist from Soochow University, Suzhou, China

Dr. W. Liang (2003-2004): Visiting Scientist from East China University of Science and Technology, Shanghai, China

Dr. J-S. Ha (2002-2003): Visiting Professor, Andong National University, South Korea

T. Huang (1998-2000): Research Engineer

Dr. Y. Zhou (1992): Institute of Metals Research, Academia Sinica, Shenyang, China

S-H. Wang (1990): Shandong Institute of Industrial Ceramics, Shandong, China

Graduate Students Advised

Y. Shen: PhD; expected 2017.

W. Xiao: PhD; expected May, 2015

Y. Lin: MS; expected December, 2014

X. Liu: PhD (2013)

H. Fu: PhD (2012)

Q. Fu: PhD (2009)

A. A. Adams: MS (2005)

J. R. Gross: MS (2004)

H. Pan: MS (2004)

S. K. Patil: MS (2003)

E. Ciftci: MS (2000)

J. S. Patwardhan: MS (2000)

S. Lakhwani: MS (1997)

R. Manalert: PhD (1996)

X. Yang: PhD (1995)

C-L. Fan: PhD (1995) (Co-Advisor)

R. E. Dutton: PhD (1992)

C-L. Hu: PhD (1992)

C-L. Fan: MS (1991)

C-S. Tseng: MS (1991)

D-Y. Jeng: PhD (1991)


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