Dr.Arul Amalan

Senior Grade Lecturer

Teaching Dental Materials to BDS undergraduates

Department of Dentistry

Qualification: BDS, MSc Dental Materials

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

       

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Subject code Semester
Dental Materials

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
BDS from Dr. MGR Medical University, Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Tamil Nadu 2005
MSc Dental Materials MAHE, Manipal 2010

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
10 year teaching experience in MMMC, MAHE Senior grade Lecturer Teaching undergraduates From 2010 to till date

Natural products used to improve oral prophylaxis

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

Innovative teaching methods (using digital flash card and Game based learning)

Area of Expertise

Oral hygiene status among students

Area of Research

Effects of denture cleanser on acrylic denture

Bharath Rao K, Madhumitha Natarajan, Arul Amalan, Runki Saran, Ravi Gupta, Saurabh Kumar, Amith Singh and P. Kalyana Chakravarthy (2019). Odontometric parameters as a forensic tool for stature estimation among three Asian ethnicities. Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences (2019) 9:60, https://doi.org/10.1186/s41935-019-0172-0

Saran, Runki and Kumar, Saurabh and Rao, Bharath K and Amalan, Arul (2019) Prevalence of halitosis among preclinical medical and dental students. Indian Journal of Public Health Research & Development, 10 (1). pp. 253-256. ISSN 0976-0245.

Amalan, Arul and Rao, Bharath K and Saran, Runki and Somayaji, Krishnaraj S and Singh, Amith A and Natarajan, Madhumitha (2018) Knowledge and awareness of handling methyl methacrylate monomer among undergraduate dental students. Indian Journal of Public Health Research & Development, 9 (12). pp. 165-168. ISSN 0976-0245.

Somayaji, Krishnaraj S and Amalan, Arul and Ginjupalli, Kishore (2016) Effect of Different Acidic Beverages on Microhardness of Nanohybrid Composite,Giomer, and Microhybrid Composite. World Journal of Dentistry, 7 (3). pp. 126-128. ISSN 976-6006

Evaluation of properties of irreversible hydrocolloid impression materials mixed with disinfectant liquids. Article in Dental research journal 10(1):65-73