Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2009 A preliminary survey of impression trays used in the fabrication of fixed indirect restorations 2009
2006 Hardness and wear resistance of two resin composites cured with equivalent radiant exposure from a low irradiance LED and QTH light-curing unitsAmerican Journal of Dentistry.  19:31-36. 2006
2003 Flexural modulus of commercially available flowable composite resin materials.Journal of Dental Research.  82:B59-B59. 2003
2002 Comparison of four luting agents used with an implant system.Journal of Dental Research.  81:A413-A413. 2002
2000 Cost-effectiveness or clinical speech recognition software: A parametric analysis.Journal of Dental Research.  79:577-577. 2000
2000 Degree of conversion of indirect resin composite by varying methods of cure.Journal of Dental Research.  79:449-449. 2000
2000 Tensile strength of elastomeric separators after cold sterilization.Journal of Dental Research.  79:548-548. 2000
2000 Wear of enamel opposing three esthetic materials and one alloy.Journal of Dental Research.  79:280-280. 2000
1999 Tensile bond strengths of provisional luting agents used with an implant system.Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry.  81:510-514. 1999
1999 Vertical height loss: An investigation of four restorative materials opposing enamel 1999
1998 Tooth structure loss apical to preparations for fixed partial dentures when using self-limiting bursJournal of Prosthetic Dentistry.  79:491-494. 1998
1998 Comparison of provisional luting agents used with an implant system.Journal of Dental Research.  77:201-201. 1998
1998 In vitro mechanical property comparison of four resins used for fabrication of provisional fixed restorations.Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry.  80:158-162. 1998
1997 Evaluation of wear: Enamel opposing three ceramic materials and a gold alloyJournal of Prosthetic Dentistry.  77:523-530. 1997
1997 Vortical height loss: An investigation of four restorative materials opposing enamel.Journal of Dental Research.  76:389-389. 1997
1996 Enamel wear when opposing three ceramics and a gold alloy.Journal of Dental Research.  75:453-453. 1996
1994 Comparison of shear bond strengths of two resin luting systems for a base and a high noble metal alloy bonded to enamelJournal of Prosthetic Dentistry.  72:457-461. 1994

Education And Training

  • Master of Science in Dental Materials, University of Alabama at Birmingham 1996
  • Doctor of Dental Medicine in Dentistry, University of Alabama at Birmingham 1990
  • Full Name

  • Merrie Ramp