Assoc Prof Vinicius Rosa receives two eminent dental research awards
Associate Professor Vinicius Rosa, Vice Dean (Research) at the NUS Faculty of Dentistry, has received two research awards – the Young Investigator Award and the IADR Stephen Bayne Mid-Career Award – from the International Association of Dental Research (IADR) in July 2021. The IADR is a renowned organisation that seeks to drive dental, oral and craniofacial research for health and well-being worldwide.
A prolific inventor, Assoc Prof Rosa, who is also from NUS Materials Science and Engineering and Centre for Advanced 2D Materials, works on developing atomically thin materials for biomedical applications. Blending his expertise in material sciences and biology, he has created a niche of atom-thick materials for dentistry and orthopaedics, contributing significantly to the science and applications of materials research.