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University of Colorado Denver

University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine
 

Sheldon M. Newman

Associate Professor


Sheldon Newman
Sheldon Newman

Restorative Dentistry, Biomaterials

Mail Stop 8310
13065 E. 17th Avenue
Aurora, Colorado, 80045

Phone: 303-724-1045
Fax: 303-724-1945
Email: sheldon.newman@ucdenver.edu

Education:

  • Candidate in Material Sciences PhD Program, Colorado School of Mines
  • Biological Materials PhD Program, Northwestern University
  • MS in Material Science Toxicology, University of Tennessee
  • DDS, University of Tennessee
  • IA Study in Cell Biology, Iowa State University
  • BA in Biology, William Marsh Rice University

 

Departmental Affiliations:

  • Restorative Dentistry

Research Interests:

Dental materials, polymer chemistry, photopolymerization, orthodontic materials, caries treatment, hard tissue evaluation

Selected Publications:

Oesterle LJ, Newman SM, Shellhart WC.; Rapid curing of bonding composite with a xenon plasma arc light. American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics 113: 514-519, 1998.

Lovell LG, Newman SM, and Bowman CN; The effects of light intensity, temperature, and comonomer composition on the polymerization behavior of dimethacrylate dental resins. Journal of Dental Research 78(8): 1469-1476, August, 1999.

Oesterle LJ, Newman SM, Shellhart WC.; Comparative bond strength of brackets cured using a pulsed xenon curing light with 2 different light-guide sizes. American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics 122(3): 242-250, 2002.

Lovell LG, Newman SM, Donaldson MD, and Bowman CN; The effect of light intensity and double bond conversion on the flexural strength of dental resins. Dental Materials 19(6):458-65, Sep. 2003.

Trujillo, M., Newman, S.M., Stansbury, J.W.; Use of near-IR to monitor the influence of external heating on dental composites. Dental Materials 20(8):766-777, Oct. 2004

Farrow, M.L., Newman, S.M., Oesterle, L.J., Shellhart, W.C.; Evaluating the use of filled and unfilled restorative materials in the reduction of enamel decalcification during fixed appliance orthodontic treatment. American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics 132: 588-578, 2007

Salmassian, R., Oesterle, L.J., Shellhart, W.C., Newman, S.M.; Comparison of the efficacy of ibuprofen versus acetaminophen in controlling pain following orthodontic tooth movement. American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics accepted

Minick, G.T., Oesterle, L.J., Newman, S.M., Shellhart, W.C.; Bracket bond strengths of new adhesived systems. American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics accepted

Jaffer, S., Oesterle, L.J., Newman, S.M.; The effect of various storage media on shear bond strengths of orthodontic brackets bonded to bovine enamel. American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics accepted

Mehdipour, O, Newman, S.M.; Properties of Zinc Phosphate and Glass Ionomer Orthodontic Band Cements (Abstract #1641) Journal of Dental Research, March 2007

Newman, S.M., Swartz, R.J.; Heating and Curing Effects on Dentinal Shear Bond Strength (Abstract #1508) Journal of Dental Research, March 2007

Newman, S.M., Sheth, S.; Polymerization shrinkage versus Conversion in Commercial Composites (Abstract #231) Journal of Dental Research, March 2007

Howard, B., Newman, S.M., Stansbury, J.W.; Coupled Dynamic Spectroscopic Characterization of Composite Restorative Photopolymerization (Abstract #2681) Journal of Dental Research, March 2007