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Robert                         Baier

Robert Baier 

Department of Oral Diagnostic Sciences

Professor

 
Professional Summary:

Dr. Baier‘s main research program is carried forward through the Industry/University Cooperative Research Center for Biological Surface Science, supported by a grant from the National Science Foundation, since 1994, with supplemental support from the US Army Biotechnology Program, and the U.S. Navy Experimental Diving Unit. In addition to directing the Center for Biosurfaces, Dr. Baier is studying Inter-Relationships of Surface Chemistries, Biological Particle Adhesion, and Hydrodynamic Factors, as well as Compliant Foul-Release Coatings. He is also engaged in Joint U.S. and Eastern
European Research on Control of Biofouling by Zebra Mussels and the prevention of exotic species transport in ballast water biofilms from the Baltic Sea.

In cooperation with other government and industry sponsors, Dr. Baier is performing Surface Chemical Studies on Contact Lenses, Protein Structures as Bioadhesives, Prevention of Decubitus Ulcers and Developing an Implantable "Artificial Liver".

Education and Training:
  • AMT, Lund University, honoris causa (1994)
  • PhD, Biophysics, State University of New York at Buffalo (1966)
  • BS, Engineering Science (Physics), Cleveland State University (1962)
  • Student, Industrial Chemistry, H-C Technical High School (1956)
Employment:
  • Professor of Ophthalmology, State University of New York at Buffalo (2009-present)
  • Director, Biomaterials Graduate Program, State University of New York at Buffalo (1998-present)
  • Professor, Oral Diagnostic Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo (1996-present)
  • Adjunct Professor, Center for Bioengineering and Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo (1991-present)
  • Associate Research Professor, Molecular and Cellular Biophysics and Biochemistry, State University of New York at Buffalo (1990-present)
  • Executive Director, State University of New York at Buffalo, National Science Foundation Industry/University Cooperative Research Center for Biosurfaces (1988-present)
  • Research Professor, Physiology and Biophysics, State University of New York at Buffalo (1983-present)
  • Professor, Biomaterials, State University of New York at Buffalo (1993–1996)
  • U.S. Naval Reserve, U.S. Navy (1966–1996)
  • Adjunct Associate Professor, Empire State College, Western New York Center (1985–1995)
  • Faculty Associate in the University Seminar on Biomaterials, Columbia University in the City of New York (1970–1995)
  • Associate Professor, Biomaterials, State University of New York at Buffalo (1990–1993)
  • Co-Director, University Cooperative Research Center for Biosurfaces, State University of New York at Buffalo, National Science Foundation Industry (1988–1992)
  • Assistant Research Professor, Molecular and Cellular Biophysics and Biochemistry, State University of New York at Buffalo (1972–1990)
  • Director, Health Care Instruments and Devices Institute (HIDI), State University of New York at Buffalo, New York State Center for Advanced Technology (1985–1989)
  • Research Associate, State University of New York at Buffalo, Research Institute of the Faculty of Natural Sciences & Mathematics (1983–1988)
  • Staff Scientist, Advanced Technology Center Arvin/Calspan (1980–1984)
  • Proctor, Calasanctious School (1979–1982)
  • Principal Physicist, Advanced Technology Center Arvin/Calspan (1976–1980)
  • Consultant in Biomaterials, Department of Experimental Pathology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (1970–1980)
  • Adjunct Associate Professor, Cornell University, School of Chemical Engineering (1971–1976)
  • Research Physicist, Advanced Technology Center Arvin/Calspan (1968–1976)
  • Research Chemist--NAS/NRC Postdoctoral Associate, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (1966–1968)
  • Nucleonics Engineer, Electromechanical Research Laboratory, Republic Steel Corporation (1961–1962)
  • Cooperative Engineering Employment While Pursuing Bachelor‘s Degree (3 to 6 month assignments), Assorted Employers (1957–1962)
  • Surgical Research Laboratory Technician, Buffalo General Hospital (1959–1961)
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Awards and Honors:
  • UB Distinguished Professor Award (2011)
  • UB Distinguished Professor (2011)
  • Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society, Lambda Lambda Chapter (2010)
  • Chandra P. Sharma Award (2005)
  • Founders Award, Society for Biomaterials (2002)
  • Robert Baier Award for Most Outstanding GSA Club (2002)
  • Humanitarian Award (2001)
  • Engineer of the Year Award, Fenn College of Engineering (2000)
  • Engineer of the Year, Erie-Niagara Chapter (1994)
  • Fellow, Biomaterials Science and Engineering (1994)
  • American Institute of Medical and Biomedical Engineering, Founding Fellow (1993)
  • M.G. Buonocore Lecturer, Academy of Operative Dentistry (1993)
  • U.S. Military, National Defense Medal (1992)
  • Distinguished Service Award (1987)
  • Award for Innovation in Medical Devices (1987)
  • U.S. Military, Navy Commendation Medal (1986)
  • U.S. Military, Joint Meritorious Award (1986)
  • U.S. Military, Armed Forces Reserve Medal (1986)
  • Clemson Award for Basic Research (1983)
  • PaVac Lecturer Award (1980)
  • Society of the Sigma XI (Cornell Chapter) (1972)
  • U.S. Military, Distinguished Service Commendation (1972)
  • Union Carbide Chemicals Prize (1971)
  • Diplomate, American Academy of Environmental Engineers (1971)
  • National Academy of Sciences - National Research Council (1968)
  • National Institutes of Health Pre-Doctoral Traineeship (1965)

Research Expertise:
  • Biomaterials: Developing compatability between living and non-living materials for medical and dental prosthetic devices
Grants and Sponsored Research:
  • May 2013–June 2014
    Innovation Corps (Dry Eye Relief Formulation Team #242)
    US National Science Foundation
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $50,000
  • April 2007–December 2013
    Fundamental Biodynamic Relationships at Tissue Surfaces Exposed to Hydrodynamic Shear Stresses
    Alcon Laboratories, Ft. Worth, TX
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $599,785
  • October 2006–December 2012
    Surface Characterization of Tissues
    Ethicon, Inc. Division of Johnson & Johnson
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $45,279
  • September 2008–December 2010
    Fundamental Aspects of Fouling on Quartz in UV Reactors
    Trojan Technologies
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $26,761
  • October 2002–December 2009
    Capital Equipment Program-Environmental Quality Systems
    NYS Office of Science, Technology & Academic Research
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $1,273,000
  • March 2001–November 2009
    Contact Lens Cleaning and Lubrication
    Alcon Research Laboratories
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $436,318
  • July 2004–June 2009
    Industry/University Cooperative Research Center for Biological Surface Science
    National Science Foundation
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $222,000
  • July 2004–June 2009
    Industry/University Center for Biosurfaces (1997-2009)
    Industry Support
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $443,371
  • March 2008–December 2008
    Surface Characterization of Bioabsorbable Polymers
    Ethicon
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $49,600
  • August 2001–July 2005
    Adaptive and Survival Strategies of Microorganisms in Biofilms
    National Science Foundation
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator
    $240,000
  • July 2004–June 2005
    Conference on Bio-engineered Glass-Ceramics
    State University of New York
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $5,000
  • July 2004–January 2005
    Conference on Bio-engineered Glass-Ceramics
    The Whitaker Foundation
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $3,000
  • January 1992–December 2004
    Executive Director for 4 Year-University Consortium. U. Memphis, NY State Coll. of Ceramics, & SUNY at Buffalo
    National Science Foundation
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $2,015,000
  • December 2003–June 2004
    Evaluation of Dentifrice-Activating Oral Health Devices
    Sunstar Butler
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $16,996
  • January 1988–June 2004
    Industry/University Cooperative Research Center for Biological Surface Science
    National Science Foundation
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $895,694
  • September 2000–August 2003
    Biosurface Contact and Bioadhesion Studies Using AFM
    National Science Foundation
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $56,000
  • January 1999–December 2002
    Ballast Water Treatment and Management: Testing Biofilm Monitoring Systems for Risk Assessment of Harmful Introductions by Ships from European to North American Waters
    NOAA/New York Sea Grant
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $117,560
  • January 1998–December 2001
    Detection and Control of Microbiocontamination in UltraPure Water
    National Science Foundation
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $100,000
  • August 1998–October 2001
    TIE Project: Industry/University Cooperative Research Center for Micocontamination Control: Detection and Control of.....
    National Science Foundation
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $100,000
  • September 1997–August 1999
    Biological Aerosol/Particulate Sampler
    Veritay Technology, Inc.
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $56,040
  • January 1999–June 1999
    Evaluation of Self-Disinfecting and Self-Cleaning Duct Liner Additives/Coatings
    Certainteed Corporation
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $24,310
  • January 1994–December 1997
    Surface Layer Dynamics for Compliant Fouling Release Coatings
    Ofice of Naval Research (AASERT Fellowship)
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $88,186
  • November 1990–July 1997
    Surface Chemical Studies on Contact Lens Soilation and Its Prevention/Removal
    Alcon Laboratories
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $125,000
  • July 1995–June 1997
    Nontoxic Foul-Release Coatings for Fresh and Brackish Water Systems
    New York Sea Grant Institute
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $28,067
  • January 1994–December 1996
    Determination of Protein Structures Associated with Bioadhesive Functionality (RUI)
    National Science Foundation
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $54,995
  • January 1989–December 1996
    Inter-Relationships of Surface Chemistries, Biological Particle Adhesion, and Hydrodynamic Factors
    Office of Naval Research
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $474,970
  • March 1996–October 1996
    Influence of Drop Tip Design and Chemistry on Delivery
    Alcon Laboratories
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $22,000
  • January 1993–December 1995
    Collaborative Study (TIE Project) of Surfaces and Biological Interactions
    National Science Foundation
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $50,000
  • January 1993–December 1994
    Confirmation of Dental Salivary Molecules
    NIDR
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $83,300
  • May 1994–November 1994
    Removal and Prevention of Dental Plaque
    Proctor and Gamble Company
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $35,000
  • January 1991–December 1993
    Nonpolluting Control of Biosurface Fouling
    NOAA/Sea Grant
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $47,741
  • January 1988–December 1992
    National Science Foundation Industry/University Cooperative Research Center for Biological Surface Science
    National Science Foundation
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $380,000
  • January 1988–December 1991
    Core Scientific Program of the Biological Surface Science Center
    Office of Naval Research
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $120,000
  • January 1988–January 1989
    New York State Center for Advanced Technology in Health-care Instruments and Devices (1988-1989)
    NYS Science and Technology Foundation
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $1,000,000
  • January 1987–January 1988
    New York State Center for Advanced Technology in Health-care Instruments and Devices (1987-1988)
    NYS Science and Technology Foundation
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $1,000,000
  • January 1986–January 1987
    New York State Center for Advanced Technology in Health-care Instruments and Devices (1986-1987)
    NYS Science and Technology Foundation
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $1,150,000
  • January 1985–January 1986
    New York State Center for Advanced Technology in Health-care Instruments and Devices (1985-1986)
    NYS Science and Technology Foundation
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $750,000
  • January 1982–December 1984
    Control of Hazardous Indoor Vapor Exposure Risk
    Chemical Research and Development Center, U.S. Department of Army
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $250,000
  • January 1981–December 1984
    Investigation of the Initial Events in Biofouling
    US Navy Office of Naval Research
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $25,420
  • January 1978–December 1984
    Fundamentals of Biological Adhesion
    Office of Naval Research
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $300,000
  • January 1979–December 1982
    Mitigation of Bifouling Using Coatings
    Office of Basic Energy Sciences, U.S. Department of Energy
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $180,000
  • January 1974–December 1980
    Development of Human Umbilical Cord Vein Graft for Vascular Reconstructive Surgery
    Meadox Medicals, Inc.
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $3,800,000
  • January 1968–December 1978
    Interfacial Biophysics of Materials in Contact with Blood
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator
    $1,000,000
  • January 1968–December 1976
    Sensitivity Enhancement Techniques for Liquid Agent Detection
    Chemical Research and Development Center, U.S. Dept of Army
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $350,000
  • January 1973–December 1975
    Development and Field Testing of a Universal Gelling Agent for the Control of Hazardous Chemical Spills
    U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $200,000
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Patents:
  • Self-Adhesive Polymer Composition for Use as Prosthetic Appliance 3 Claims (1986)
  • Thermal Chambered Flow Cell 4 Claims (1984)
  • Catheter for Long-Term Emplacement 8 Claims (1981)
  • Method for Testing for the Presence of Pathogens 3 Claims (1980)
  • Flow Cell and Method for Continuously Monitoring Deposits on Flow Surfaces 8 Claims (1979)
  • Environmental Quality Indicator 20 Claims (1978)
  • Oil Slick Sampling Apparatus and Method 4 Claims (1976)
  • Process of Dewatering Sewage Sludge and Converting the Same to Useable Prod 8 Claims (1974)

Journal Articles:
  • Sah VR, Baier RE, Baier R. Bacteria inside semiconductors as potential sensor elements: Biochip Progress. Sensors (Basel). 2014; 14(6).
  • Lundquist DC, Forsberg RL, Meyer AE, Baier RE. Suppressing biociversity in the world‘s waterbodies: Ballast films are the dental place of the oceans. Journal of Biodiversity, Bioprospecting and Development. 2014; 1(1).
  • Baier R, Forsberg RL, Meyer AE, Lundquist DC. Ballast Tank Biofilms Resist Water Exchange but Distribute Dominant Species, Management of Biological Invasions. ICAIS (special issue). 2014; 5(3).
  • Baier R. Customizing Accepted Biomaterials by Surface Optimization. Tissue Engineering Part A. 2014.
  • X He, Pei S, Baier R, Fu JY. Electric-field-induced stress relaxation in a-phase poly(vinylidene fluoride) films. Materials Letters. 2014.
  • Kim H, Monaco EA, Mc Intyre FM, Davis E, Baier R. Diminished fracture initiation sites in ceramic layers bonded to glow-discharge-treated substructures. Open Journal of Stomatology. 2013; 3.
  • Baier R. Parts for People: Biomaterials Experts Seek Consensus, and updated section on Implant Registry IDr3. BestThinking.com. 2013.
  • Park JH, Olivares-Navarrete R, Baier RE, Meyer AE, Tannenbaum R, Boyan BD, Schwartz Z. Effect of cleaning and sterilization on titanium implant surface properties and cellular response. Acta Biomaterialia. 2012; 8(5).
  • Velazquez JM, Gaikwad AV, Rout TK, Baier RE, Furlani ES, Banerjee S. Nanotexturation-Induced Extreme Wettability of an Elemental Tellurium Coating. Journal of Materials Chemistry. 2012; 10.
  • Mang T, Tayal DP, Baier RE. Photodynamic Therapy as an Alternative Treatment for Disinfection. Lasers Surg Med. 2012; 44.
  • Baier RE. Wettability of Contact Lenses: A Recommended "Teflon Test" Control Technique. BestThinking.com. 2012.
  • Baier RE. TAP and ENRICH: A Successful Paradigm for Industry/University Cooperation. BestThinking Digest. 2011.
  • Baier RE. Bionanotechnology and Other Biomaterials Mistakes. BestThinking Digest. 2011.
  • Marshall SJ, Bayne SC, Baier R, Tomsia AP, Marshall GW. A review of adhesion science. Dent Mater. 2010; 26(2).
  • Baier R. In Memoriam: An Appreciation of Bob Good. The Journal of Adhesion. 2010; 86.
  • Baier R. The "theta surface" Alternative to Animal Testing. BestThinking Digest. 2010.
  • Rangwala HS, Ionita CN, Rudin S, Baier RE. Partially Polyurethane Covered Stent (PPCS) for Cerebral Aneurysm Treatment. J Biomed Mater Res. 2009; 898.
  • Chen H, Gan O, Meadows D, Meyer AE, Baier RE. Evaluation of Lubricity of Marketed Dry Eye Products Using a Tissue-on-Tissue Model. British Contact Lens Association, Annual Conference. 2008.
  • Meyer AE, Baier RE, Chen H, Chowhan M. Differential Tissue-on-Tissue Lubrication by Ophthalmic Formulations. J Biomed Mater Res. 2007; 82(B).
  • Sengupta A, Kesavadas T, Baier R, Hoffmann KR. Identification of Critical Areas of Carotid Stent Navigation by Measurement of Resistive Forces, in vitro, using Silicone Phantoms. International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery. 2007; 2.
  • Baier RE. Surface behaviour of biomaterials: the theta surface for biocompatibility. J Mater Sci Mater Med. 2006; 17(11).
  • Meyer A, Baier R, Wood CD, Stein J, Truby K, Holm E, Montemarano J, Kavanagh C, Nedved B, Smith C, Swain G, Wiebe D. Contact angle anomalies indicate that surface-active eluates from silicone coatings inhibit the adhesive mechanisms of fouling organisms. Biofouling. 2006; 22.
  • Baier RE, Mahajan SP, Meyer AE, Jahan MS. Wear Facets and Particulate Production Associated with Co-Cr-Mo Alloy-Articulated UHMWPE Radiation-Sterilized and Stored in Different Gaseous Environments. Proceedings, 24th Canadian Biomaterials Society Conference. 2005.
  • Laurens E, Holand K, Baier R, Spernyak J, Mazurchuk R. Customized Spinal Disc Prosthesis with Glass-Ceramic Annulus and Human Wharton's Gel Nucleus Pulposus. Proceedings, 24th Canadian Biomaterials Society Conference. 2005.
  • Nagathan P, Baier R, Meyer A, Forsberg R. Bioparticle-to-Surface Adhesion Strengths Estimated by Optical Tweezer Technique. Proceedings, 28th Mtg of The Adhesion Society. 2005.
  • Nagathan P, Baier R, Forsberg R, Meyer A. Inorganic Particulate Detachment into Medical Air Outlets of Hospitals and Dental Clinics. Proceedings, 28th Mtg of The Adhesion Society. 2005.
  • Forsberg R, Baier R, Meyer A, Doblin M, Strom M. Fine Particle Persistence in Ballast Water Sediments and Ballast Tank Biofilms. Proceedings, 28th Mtg of The Adhesion Society. 2005.
  • Drake LA, Meyer AE, Forsberg RL, Baier RE, Doblin MA, Heinemann S, Johnson WP, Koch M, Rublee PA, Dobbs FC. Potential Invasion of Microorganisms and Pathogens via "Interior Hull Fouling". Biological Invasions. 2005; 7.
  • Kukulka DJ, Baier RE, Mollendorf JC. Factors Associated with Fouling in the Process Industry. Heat Transfer Engineering. 2004; 25(5).
  • Diggins TP, Weimer M, Stewart KM, Baier RE, Meyer AE, Forsberg RL, Goehle MA. Epiphytic Refugium: Are Two Species of Invading Freshwater Bivalves Partitioning Spatial Resources?. Biological Invasions. 2004; 6(1).
  • Cipriano R, Baier R. Generation of Respirable Bioaerosols in Plumes from Plunging Water: Application to Ballast Water Discharge. Proceedings, 26th Annual Meeting of The Adhesion Society. 2003.
  • Venkatachalam B, Meyer A, Baier R. Generation of Wear Particles from Laboratory-Articulated Human Prosthetic Joints: TMJ (Temporomandibular Joint) Implants Removed After Excessive Patient Wear. Proceedings, 26th Annual Meeting of The Adhesion Society. 2003.
  • Baier RE. A Challenging Anomaly - Glass that Does NOT Clot Blood!. The Glass Researcher. 2002; 12(1&2).
  • Baier RE, Latini LJ, Forsberg RL, Meyer AE. Easy-Release Coatings for Spontaneous Shedding of Char from Electrosurgical Blades. Transactions of the Society For Biomaterials. 2002; XXV.
  • Baier RE. Thirty Years of Thromboresistance: How It Has Been Obtained. Transactions of the Society For Biomaterials. 2002; XXV.
  • Diggins TP, Baier R, Meyer A, Forsberg RL. Potential for Selective, Controlled Biofouling by Dreissena Species to Intercept Pollutants from Industrial Effluents. Biofouling. 2002; 18(1).
  • Edsberg L, Natiella J, Baier RE, Earle J. Microstructural characteristics of human skin subjected to static versus cyclic pressures.. J Rehabil Res Dev. 2001; 38(5).
  • Baier R, Matousek J, Meyer A, Neuhauser E, Wells A. Monitoring the Attachment of Zebra Mussels at a Lake Erie Power Generating Station: 1991-1997. Great Lakes Research Review. 2001; 5(2).
  • Baier R, Meyer A, Glaves-Rapp D, Axelson E, Forsberg R, Kozak M, Nickerson PA, Colarusso P. The Body‘s Response to Inadvertent Implants: Respirable Particles in Lung Tissues. Journal of Adhesion. 2000; 74.
  • Baier R, Axelson E, Meyer A, Carter L, Kaplan D, Picciolo G, Jahan S. The Body‘s Response to Deliberate Implants: Phagocytic Cell Responses to Large Substrata vs. Small Particles. Journal of Adhesion. 2000; 74.
  • Swain G, Anil AC, Baier RE, Chia FS, Conte E, Cook A, Hadfield M, Haslbeck E, Holm E, Kavanagh C, Kohrs D, Kovach B, Lee C, Mazzella L, Meyer A, Qian PY, Sawant SS, Schultz M, Sigurdsson J, Smith C, Soo L, Terlizzi A, Wagh A, Zimmerman R, Zupo V. Biofouling and Barnacle Adhesion Data for Fouling-Release Coatings Subjected to Static Immersion at Seven Marine Sites. Biofouling. 2000; 16(2-4).
  • Banas MD, Baier RE. Accelerated Mineralization of Prosthetic Heart Valves.. Mol Cryst and Liq Cryst. 2000; 354.
  • Carter LC, Carter JM, Nickerson PA, Wright JR, Baier RE. Particle-Induced Phagocytic Cell Responses are Material Dependent: Foreign Body Giant Cells vs. Osteoclasts from a Chick Chorioallantoic Membrane Particle-Implantation Model. Journal of Adhesion. 2000; 74.
  • Glantz PO, Arnebrant T, Nylander T, Baier RE. Bioadhesion--a phenomenon with multiple dimensions. Acta Odontol Scand. 1999; 57(5).
  • Edsberg LE, Mates RE, Lauren M, Baier R. Mechanical characteristics of human skin subjected to static versus cyclic normal pressures. J Rehabil Res Dev. 1999; 36(2).
  • Baier Re. Physical and biomechanical issues in graft design. Semin Vasc Surg. 1999; 12(1).
  • Baier Re. The Future of Biomedical Implants. Pharmaceutical News. 1998; 5(1).
  • Nylander T, Arnebrant T, Baier RE, Glantz PO. Interactions Between Layers of Salivary Acidic Proline Rich Protein 1 (PRP 1) Adsorbed on Mica Surfaces. Progr Colloid Polym Sci. 1998; 108.
  • Good RJ, Islam M, Baier RE, Meyer AE. The Effect of Surface Hydrogen Bonding (Acid-Base Interaction) on the Hydrophobicity or Hydrophilicity of Copolymers: Variation of Contact Angles and Cell Adhesion and Growth with Composition. J Dispersion Sci & Technol. 1998; 19(6&7).
  • Wells AW, Meyer AE, Matousek JA, Baier RE, Neuhauser EF. Nontoxic Foul-Release Coatings for Zebra Mussel Control. Waterpower ‘97. 1997; 1.
  • Baier RE, Meyer AE, Forsberg RL. Certification of Properties of Nontoxic Fouling-Release Coatings Exposed to Abrasion and Long-Term Immersion. Naval Reserach Reviews. 1997; XLIX(4).
  • Baier R, Glantz PO, Heinegard D, Branemark R, Branemark PI, Skalak R, Parsegian A, Osmond D, Lundstrom I, Frangos J. re: Osseointegration in Orthopaedics. J Adhesion. 1997; 60.
  • Glantz PO, Baier RE, Christersson CE. Biochemical and physiological considerations for modeling biofilms in the oral cavity: a review. Dent Mater. 1996; 12(3).
  • Tsortos A, Ohki S, Zieba A, Baier RE, Nancollas GH. The Dual Role of Fibrinogen as Inhibitor and Nucleator of Calcium Phosphate Phases: The Importance of Structure. J Colloid and Interface Sci. 1996; 177.
  • Glantz PO, Friberg SE, Christersson CE, Baier R. Surface and colloid chemical aspects of saliva particle interactions. J Oral Rehabil. 1995; 22(8).
  • Nassar U, Meyer AE, Ogle R, Baier RE. The effect of restorative and prosthetic materials on dental plaque.. Periodontology 2000. 1995; 8.
  • Baier RE. The Ocean is the Eye of the Earth: Tearfilm Similarities to Sea-Surface Films. J Jpn Contact Lens Soc. 1994; 36.
  • Baier RE. Biomaterials Applicability: Establishing Suitable "Materials Equivalency" Protocols. J Appl Biomater. 1994; 5(4).
  • Kadipasaoglu KA, Bilge FH, Baier RE. Determination of the role of cuticular carbohydrates in the hemocompatibilityof Dirofilaria immitis (Nematoda). J Biomed Mater Res. 1993; 27(2).
  • Gould JA, Liebler B, Baier R, Benson J, Boretos J, Callahan T, Canty E, Compton R, Marlowe D, O‘Holla R, et al.. Biomaterials availability: development of a characterization strategy forinterchanging silicone polymers in implantable medical devices. J Appl Biomater. 1993; 4(4).
  • Olivieri MP, Loomis RE, Baier RE. Surface properties of mussel adhesive protein component films. Biomaterials. 1992; 13(14).
  • Baier RE. Principles of adhesion. Oper Dent. 1992; Suppl.
  • Sendax VI, Baier RE. Improved integration potential for calcium-phosphate-coated implants after glow-discharge and water-storage. Dent Clin North Am. 1992; 36(1).
  • Carter JM, Sorensen SE, Meyer AE, McGowan BD, Kasprzak SA, Baier RE. Radiofrequency gas plasma (glow discharge) disinfection of dental operative instruments, including handpieces. J Oral Implantol. 1992; 18(3).
  • Muller-Mai CM, Voigt C, Baier RE, Gross U. The Incorporation of Glass-Ceramic Implants in Bone After Surface Conditioning Glow Discharge Treatment. Cells and Materials. 1992; 2.
  • Vargas E, Baier RE, Meyer AE. Reduced Corrosion of CPTi and Ti-6Al-4V Alloy Endossesous Dental Implants After Glow Discharge Treatment: A Preliminary Report. Intl J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 1992; 7.
  • Baier RE, Meyer AE. Surface Analysis of Fouling-Resistant Marine Coatings. Biofouling. 1992; 6.
  • Gerhart DJ, Rittschof D, Hooper IR, Eisenman K, Meyer AE, Baier RE, Young C. Rapid Inexpensive Quantification of the Combined Polar Components of Surface Wettability: Application to Biofouling. Biofouling. 1992; 5.
  • Vargo TG, Gardella,JA, Meyer AE, Baier RE. Hydrogen/Liquid Vapor Radio Frequency Glow Discharge Plasma Oxidation/Hydrolysis of Expanded Poly (Tetrafluoroethylene) (ePTFE) and Poly (Vinylidene Fluoride) (PVDF) Surfaces. J Polymer Sci.: Part A: Polymer Chemistry. 1991; 29.
  • Vargo TG, Hook DJ, Gardella,JA Jr, Eberhardt, MA, Meyer AE, Baier RE. A Surface Spectroscopic and Wettability Study of a Segmented Block Copolymer Poly (Etherurethane). Appl Spectrosc. 1991; 45(3).
  • Glantz PO, Baier RE, Attstrom R, Meyer AE, Gucinski H. Comparative Clinical Wettability of Teeth and Intraoral Mucosa. J Adhesion Sci Technol. 1991; 5(5).
  • Glantz PO, Baier RE, Friberg SE, Attstrom RV. On Saliva Structures. Biofouling. 1991; 4.
  • Baier RE. Control of Bioadhesion by the Zebra Mussel. J Shelfish Research. 1991; 10(1).
  • Vrolijk NH, Targett NM, Baier RE, Meyer AE. Surface Characterization of Two Gorgonian Coral Species: Implications for a Natural Antifouling Defense. Biofouling. 1990; 2.
  • Olivieri MP, Loomis RE, Meyer AE, Baier RE. Surface Characterization of Mussel Adhesive Protein Films. J Adhesion Sci Technol. 1990; 4(3).
  • Rittle KH, Helmstetter CE, Meyer AE, Baier RE. Escherichia coli Retention on Solid Surfaces as Functions of Substratum Surface Energy and Cell Growth Phase. Biofouling. 1990; 2.
  • Baier RE. Improvement of Adhesion in the Intraoral Environment by Glow-Discharge-Treatment (GDT) Techniques. Trans Acad Dent Mater. 1990; 3.
  • Bilge FH, Kadipasaoglu KA, McCormick CM, Baier RE. Surface characterization of the cuticle of Dirofilaria immitis. J Biomed Mater Res. 1989; 23(9).
  • Christersson CE, Dunford RG, Glantz PO, Baier RE. Effect of critical surface tension on retention of oral microorganisms. Scand J Dent Res. 1989; 97(3).
  • Glantz PO, Friberg SE, Wirth SM, Baier RE. Thin-section transmission electron microscopy of human saliva. Acta Odontol Scand. 1989; 47(2).
  • Glantz PO, Wirth SM, Wirth JE, Baier RE. Electron microscopic studies of human mixed saliva. Acta Odontol Scand. 1989; 47(1).
  • Glantz PO, Natiella JR, Vaughan CD, Meyer AE, Baier RE. Structural studies of human saliva.. Acta Odontol Scand. 1989; 47(1).
  • Baier RE, Meyer AE. Future directions in surface preparation of dental implants. J Dent Educ. 1988; 52(12).
  • Christersson CE, Glantz PO, Baier RE. Role of temperature and shear forces on microbial detachment. Scand J Dent Res. 1988; 96(2).
  • Baier RE. Surface preparation. Int J Oral Implantol. 1988; 5(2).
  • Baier RE, Meenaghan MA, Hartman LC, Wirth JE, Flynn HE, Meyer AE, Natiella JR, Carter JM. Implant surface characteristics and tissue interaction. J Oral Implantol. 1988; 13(4).
  • Meyer AE, Baier RE. Implant surface preparation Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 1988; 3(1).
  • Meyer AE, Baier RE, Natiella JR, Meenaghan MA. Investigation of Tissue/Implant Interactions During the First Two Hours of Implantation.. J Oral Implantol. 1988; 14(3).
  • Meyer AE, Baier RE, King RW. Initial Fouling of Nontoxic Coatings in Fresh, Brackish, and Sea Water. Can J Chem Eng. 1988; 66.
  • Hartman LC, Bessette RW, Baier RE, Meyer AE, Wirth J. Silicone Rubber Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Meniscal Replacements: Postimplant Histopathologic and Material Evaluation. J Biomed Mater Res. 1988; 22.
  • Baier RE. Advanced Materials Development from "Natural Products". J Biomater Appl. 1988; 2.
  • Christersson CE, Fornalik MS, Baier RE, Glantz PO. In vitro attachment of oral microorganisms to solid surfaces: evaluation of a controlled flow method. Scand J Dent Res. 1987; 95(2).
  • Baier RE. Selected methods of investigation for blood-contact surfaces. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 1987; 516.
  • L‘Italien GJ, Megerman J, Hasson JE, Meyer AE, Baier RE, Abbott WM. Compliance changes in glutaraldehyde-treated arteries. J Surg Res. 1986; 41(2).
  • Baier RE, Meyer AE. Biosurface Chemistry for Fun and Profit. Chemtech. 1986.
  • Meyer AE, DePalma VA, Goupil DW, Baier RE. Human Fibrinogen Adsorption onto Surface-Energy-Controlled Substrata. J Electroanal Chem. 1986; 16.
  • Baier RE. Control of Adhesion in Biological Environments. J. Adhesion. 1986; 20.
  • Baier RE. Modification of Surfaces to Meet Bioadhesive Design Goals: A Review. J Adhesion. 1986; 20.
  • Glantz PO, Baier RE. Recent Studies on Nonspecific Aspects of Intraoral Adhesion. J Adhesion. 1986; 20.
  • Baier RE. Surface Preparation. J Oral Implant. 1986; 12.
  • Baier RE. Adhesion in the Biologic Environment. Biomat Med Dev Art Org. 1985; 12.
  • Baier RE. Cell Seeding: Biomaterial Surface Preparation. ASAIO Journal. 1985; 8.
  • McCaffrey RR, Prasad PN, Fornalik MS, Baier RE. Study of Poly(bis(p-toluene sulfonate) diacetylene) Films Prepared by a Modification of the Langmuir-Blodgett Technique. J Polymer Scie: Polymer Physics Edition. 1985; 23.
  • Baier R. Implant dentistry forefront ‘85. Surface preparation. J Oral Implantol. 1985; 12(3).
  • Baier RE, DePalma VA, Goupil DW, Cohen E. Human platelet spreading on substrata of known surface chemistry. J Biomed Mater Res. 1985; 19(9).
  • Baier RE. Surface laboratory: its essentials and fundamentals. Biomater Med Devices Artif Organs. 1985; 12(3-4).
  • Zambon JJ, Huber PS, Meyer AE, Slots J, Fornalik MS, Baier RE. In situ identification of bacterial species in marine microfouling films by using an immunofluorescence technique. Appl Environ Microbiol. 1984; 48(6).
  • Carter JM, Natiella JR, Baier RE, Natiella RR. Fibroblastic activities post implantation of cobalt chromium alloy and pure germanium in rabbits. Artif Organs. 1984; 8(1).
  • Jendressen MD, Baier RE, Glantz PO. Contact Angles in a Biological Setting: Measurements in the Human Oral Cavity. J Colloid and Interface Sci. 1984; 100.
  • Fletcher RL, Baier RE. Influence of Surface Energy on the Development of the Green Alga Enteromorpha. Marine Biology Letters. 1984; 5.
  • Baier R, Meyer AE, Natiella J, Natiella RR, Carter JM. Surface properties determine bioadhesive outcomes: methods and results.. J Biomed Mater Res. 1984; 18(4).
  • Lasslo A, Quintana RP, Crisan D, Baier RE, Meyer AE, Fornalik MS. The Influence of Novel Platelet Aggregation Inhibitors on Human Blood Platelet Clustering and Retention Effected by Some Polymer Materials, In Vitro. Medical Progress Through Technology. 1984; 10.
  • Baier R, Natiella J, Meyer A, Carter J. Preferred Sterilization Techniques for Biomaterials with Diverse Surface Properties. 2nd World Congress on Biomaterials, 10th Annual Meeting of the Society for Biomaterials. 1984.
  • Meenaghan MA, Woytash JJ, Natiella J, Baier RE, Weinberg SL, Wirth JE. Preservation of the Morphological Integrity of the Human Umbilical Cord Vein: A Study of Two Storage Modes. J Amer Soc Artif Int Organs. 1984; 7.
  • Dardik H, Ibrahim IM, Sussman B, Kahn M, Sanchez M, Klausner S, Baier RE, Meyer AE, Dardik II. Biodegradation and aneurysm formation in umbilical vein grafts -- Observations and a realistic strategy. Ann Surg. 1984; 199(1).
  • Baier RE, Meyer AE, DePalma VA, King RW, Fornalik MS. Surface Microfouling During the Induction Period. J Heat Transfer. 1983; 105.
  • Ruckenstein E, Gourisankar S, Baier RE. A Nondestructive Approach to Characterize Deposits on Various Surfaces. J Colloid and Interface Sci. 1983; 96.
  • Baier RE. Surface chemical factors presaging bioadhesive events. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 1983; 416.
  • Baier RE. Conditioning surfaces to suit the biomedical environment: recent progress. J Biomech Eng. 1982; 104(4).
  • Natiella JR, Meenaghan MA, Flynn HE, Carter JM, Baier RE, Akers CK. Unilateral Subperiosteal Implants in Primates.. J Prosthet Dent. 1982; 48(1).
  • Baier RE. Comments on cell adhesion to biomaterial surfaces: conflicts and concerns. J Biomed Mater Res. 1982; 16(2).
  • Baier R, Meyer AE, Akers, C.K., Natiella J, Meenaghan, M.A., Carter J. Degradative Effects of Conventional Steam Sterilization on Biomaterial Surfaces. Biomaterials. 1982; 3.
  • Dardik H, Baier RE, Mennaghan M, Natiella J, Weinberg S, Turner R, Sussman B, Kahn M, Ibrahim IM, Dardik II. Morphologic and biophysical assessment of long term human umbilical cord vein implants used as vascular conduits.. Surg Gynecol Obstet. 1982; 154(1).
  • Carter JM, Flynn HE, Meenaghan MA, Natiella JR, Akers CK, Baier RE. Organic surface film containment of Vitallium implants.. J Biomed Mater Res. 1981; 15(6).
  • Glantz PO, Baier RE, Goupil DW. Intraoral Adhesion to a Well Defined Surface. Acta Odontol Scand. 1981; 39.
  • Baier RE, Mack EJ, Rogers CW, Pilie RJ, DePalma VA. Source Assessment of Atmospheric Aerosols: Spectroscopic Data From A Rapid Field Technique. Optical Engineering. 1981; 20.
  • Jendresen MD, Glantz PO, Baier RE, Eick JD,. Microtopography and clinical adhesiveness of an acid etched tooth surface, An in-vivo study. Acta Odontol Scand. 1981; 39(1).
  • Pierce WS, Donachy JH, Rosenberg G, Baier RE. Calcification inside artificial hearts: inhibition by warfarin-sodium. Science. 1980; 208(4444).
  • Glantz PO, Jendresen M, Baier RE. A clinical method for the study of in-vivo adhesiveness of teeth. Acta Odontol Scand. 1980; 38(6).
  • Baier RE, Rogers CW, DePalma VA, Pilie RJ. Remote Sensing of the Sea/Air Interphase As An Indicator of Subsurface Activity. SPIE (Soc. of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers). Image Processing for Missile Guidance. 1980; 238.
  • Baier RE, Akers CK, Natiella J, Meenaghan MA, Wirth JE. Physiochemical Properties of Stabilized Umbilical Vein. Vasc Surg. 1980; 14(3).
  • Meenaghan MA, Natiella J, Moresi JL, Flynn HE, Wirth JE, Baier RE. Tissue response to surface-treated tantalum implants: preliminary observations in primates. J Biomed Mater Res. 1979; 13(4).
  • Baier R. Panel conference: blood/surface interactions. Trans Am Soc Artif Intern Organs. 1979; 25.
  • Baier RE. Blood/Surface Interactions. Trans Amer Soc Artif Int Organs. 1979; XXV.
  • Baier RE. Key events in blood interactions at nonphysiologic interfaces--a personal primer. Artif Organs. 1978; 2(4).
  • Shapiro RI, Cerra FB, Hoffman JK, Baier RE. Surface chemistry characteristics of human umbilical vein used as chronic canine arteriovenous fistulas. Artif Organs. 1978; 2(3).
  • Baier R, Akers CK, Meenaghan MA, Natiella J, Dardik H, Dardik I, Stern S. Human Post Implant Specimens of Processed Umbilical Vein Grafts: Surface Chemical and Histological Findings. The American Society of Artificial Internal Organs, 24th Annual Meeting. 1978.
  • Moresi JL, Meenaghan MA, Natiella J, Baier R, Akers C. Metal-Tissue Interactions: Tantalum Implants in Primates. American Chemical Society Annual Meeting 52nd Colloid and Surface Science Symposium. 1978.
  • Baier RE. Noninvasive, Rapid Characterization of Human Skin Chemistry In Situ. J Soc Cosmet Chem. 1978; 29.
  • Wilner GC, Casarella WJ, Baier R, Fenoglio CM. Thrombogenicity of Angiographic Catheters. Circulation Research. 1978; 43.
  • Akers CK, Baier RE. Blood-surface interactions: recognized factors and unsettled questions. Trans Am Soc Artif Intern Organs. 1978; 24.
  • Baier RE, Glantz PO. Characterization of oral in vivo films formed on different types of solid surfaces. Acta Odontol Scand. 1978; 36(5).
  • Shapiro RI, Cerra FB, Hoffman J, Baier R. Surface chemical features and patency characteristics of chronic human umbilical vein arteriovenous fistulas. Surg Forum. 1978; 29.
  • Kogan S, Levitt S, Baier R. The architectural and surface characteristics of glutaraldehyde-tanned human umbilical vein A-V fistulas following repetitive graft puncture in the canine. Trans Am Soc Artif Intern Organs. 1978; 24.
  • Nyilas E, Morton WA, Cumming RE, Lederman DM, Chiu TH, Baier RE. Effects of Polymer Surface Molecular Structure and Force-Field Characteristics on Blood Interfacial Phenomena. I J Biomed Mater Res Symp. 1977; 8.
  • Baier RE. On the Formation of Biological Films. Swed Dent J. 1977; 1.
  • Baier RE. The Organization of Blood Components Near Interfaces. Ann NY Acad Sci. 1977; 283.
  • Dardik H, Ibrahim IM, Baier R, Sprayregen S, Levy M, Dardik II. Human umbilical cord. A new source for vascular prosthesis. JAMA. 1976; 236(25).
  • Baier RE, Akers CK, Perimutter S, Dardik H, Dardik I, Wodka M,. Processed human umbilical cord veins for vascular reconstructive surgery. Trans Am Soc Artif Intern Organs. 1976; 22.
  • Baier RE, Depalma VA, Furuse A, Gott VL, Kammlott GW, Lucas T, Sawyer PN, Srinivasan S, Stanczewski B. Thromboresistance of glass after glow discharge treatment in argon. J Biomed Mater Res. 1975; 9(6).
  • Boretos JW, Pierce WS, Baier RE, Leroy AF, Donachy HJ. Surface and bulk characteristics of a polyether urethane for artificial hearts. J Biomed Mater Res. 1975; 9(3).
  • Baier RE. Applied Chemistry at Protein Interfaces. Applied Chemistry at Protein Interfaces, Advances in Chemistry Series Vol. 145. 1975; 145.
  • Baier RE. Proteins As Substrates: Introduction. Applied Chemistry at Protein Interfaces, Advances in Chemistry Series, Vol. 145. 1975.
  • Baier RE. Proteins at Solid/Liquid Interfaces: Introduction. Applied Chemistry at Protein Interfaces, Advances in Chemistry, Vol. 145. 1975.
  • Baier RE, Weiss L. Demonstration of the Involvement of Adsorbed Proteins in Cell Adhesion and Cell Growth on Solid Surfaces. Applied Chemistry at Protein Interfaces, Advances in Chemistry Series, Vol. 145. 1975.
  • Baier RE, Lippes J. Glycoprotein Adsorption in Intrauterine Foreign Bodies. Applied Chemistry at Protein Interfaces, Advances in Chemistry Series, Vol. 145. 1975.
  • Baier RE, Michalovic JG, DePalma VA, Pilie RJ. Universal Gelling Agent for the Control of Hazardous Liquid Spills. J Hazardous Materials. 1975; 1.
  • Wang LK, Dahm DB, Baier RE, Ziegler RC. Treatment of Tannery Effluents by Surface Adsorption. J Appl Chem Biotechnol. 1975; 25.
  • Baier RE, Zisman WA. Wetting Properties of Collagen and Gelatin Surfaces. Applied Chemistry at Protein Interfaces, Advances in Chemistry Series, Vol. 145. 1975.
  • Baier RE. Proteins at Gas/Liquid Interfaces: Introduction. Applied Chemistry at Protein Interfaces. 1975; 145.
  • Baier RE, Goupil DW, Perlmutter S, King R. Dominant Chemical Composition of Sea-Surface Films, Natural Slicks, and Foams. J de Recherches Atmospheriques. 1974; VIII.
  • Baier RE, Gott VL, Dutton RC. Thromboresistance of Satellite 21: the role of an adventitious waxy contaminant. J Biomed Mater Res. 1972; 6(5).
  • Baier RE. The role of surface energy in thrombogenesis. Bull N Y Acad Med. 1972; 48(2).
  • DePalma VA, Baier RE, Ford JW, Glott VL, Furuse A. Investigation of three-surface properties of several metals and their relation to blood compatibility. J Biomed Mater Res. 1972; 6(4).
  • Baier RE. Persistent Sea-Foam Masses - A Problem Solved. Australian Natural History. 1972; 17.
  • Baier RE. Organic Films on Natural Waters: Their Retrieval, Identification, and Modes of Elimination. J Geophys Res. 1972; 77.
  • Baier RE, Zisman WA. The Influence of Polymer Conformation on the Surface Properties of Poly(Y-methyl L-glutamate) and Poly (benzyl glutamate). Macromolecules. 1970; 3(1).
  • Baier RE, Zisman WA. Wettability and Multiple Attenuated Internal Reflection Infrared Spectroscopy of Solvent-Cast Thin Films of Polyamides. Macromolecules. 1970; 3(4).
  • Baier RE, Gott VL, Feruse A. Surface chemical evaluation of thromboresistant materials before and after venous implantation. Trans Am Soc Artif Intern Organs. 1970; 16.
  • Baier RE, Dutton RC. Initial events in interactions of blood with a foreign surface. J Biomed Mater Res. 1969; 3(1).
  • Dutton RC, Webber AJ, Johnson SA, Baier RE. Microstructure of initial thrombus formation on foreign materials. J Biomed Mater Res. 1969; 3(1).
  • Baier RE, Shafrin EG, Zisman WA. Adhesion: mechanisms that assist or impede it. Science. 1968; 162(860).
  • Loeb GI, Baier RE. Spectroscopic analysis of polypeptide conformation in polymethyl glutamate monolayers. J Colloid Interface Sci. 1968; 27(1).
  • Dutton RC, Baier RE, Dedrick RL, Bowman RL. Initial thrombus formation on foreign surfaces. Trans Am Soc Artif Intern Organs. 1968; 14.
  • Baier RE, Zobel CR. Structure in protein films: myosin monolayers. Nature. 1966; 212(60).
  • Baier R. Correlations of Materials Surface Properties with Biological Responses. Journal of Surface Engineered Materials and Advanced Technology. ; 5.
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Books and Book Chapters:
  • Baier RE, Meyer AE. TMJ TJR Biomaterials. 2016.
  • Forsberg RL, Meyer AE, Baier RE. Sampling from large structures such as ballast tanks. (Part 6, Section 2). Biofouling Methods. 2014.
  • Forsberg RL, Meyer AE, Baier RE. Static, constant depth, and/or flow cells (Part 7, Section 1). Biofouling Methods. 2014.
  • Forsberg RL, Baier R, Meyer AE. Sampling and experiments with biofilms in the environment: Part 2, Sampling from large structures such as ballast tanks.. 2014.
  • Baier RE, Meyer AE. Dental Applications of Surface and Colloid Science. Encyclopedia of Surface and Colloid Science. 2010.
  • Baier R. Biocompatibility of Engineering Materials. Wiley Encyclopedia of Biomedical Engineering. 2006.
  • Baier R, Meyer A, Glaves-Rapp D, Axelson E, Forsberg R, Kozak M, Nickerson PA. The Body‘s Response to Inadvertent Implants: Respirable Particles in Lung Tissues. Particle Adhesion: Applications and Advances.. 2001.
  • Baier R, Axelson E, Meyer A, Carter L, Kaplan D, Picciolo G, Jahan S. The Body‘s Response to Deliberate Implants: Phagocytic Cell Responses to Large Substrata vs. Small Particles. Particle Adhesion: Applications and Advances. 2001.
  • Carter L, Carter JM, Nickerson PA, Wright JR, Baier RE. Particle-Induced Phagocytic Cell Responses are Material Dependent: Foreign Body Giant vs. Osteoclasts from a Chick Chorioallantoic Membrane Particle-Implantation Model. Particle Adhesion: Applications And Advances. 2001.
  • White JA, Baier RE, Meyer AE, Burke RP, Hausmann E. Biomechanical and Biochemical Paths to Dystrophic Mineralization of Stented Cardiovascular Tissues. Chapter 5.. Stent Graft Update. 2000; 5.
  • Jones-Meehan J, Cella J, Montemarano JA, Swain G, Wiebe D, Meyer A, Baier R. Advanced Nontoxic Fouling Release Coatings. Naval Research Laboratory Report NRL/PU/6110-99-388.. 1999.
  • Baier RE, Meyer AE. Physics of Solid Surfaces. Interfacial Phenomena and Bioproducts. 1996.
  • Baier RE, Rittle KH, Meyer AE. Influences of Surface Chemical Factors on Selective Cellular Retention. Principles of Cell Adhesion. 1995.
  • Palmer GR, Baier RE. Surface Considerations in Bioadhesive Systems. Engineering Materials Handbook, Vol. 3: Adhesives & Sealants. 1994.
  • Baier RE. Adhesives in Medicine. Concise Encyclopedia of Polymer Processing & Applications. 1992.
  • Meyer AE, Baier RE. Dynamic Control of Interfacial Infections: The Effect of Surface Properties on Biological Adhesion.. Musculoskeletal Infection. 1992.
  • Baier RE, Meyer AE, Natiella J. Implant Surface Physics and Chemistry: Improvements and Impediments to Bioadhesion.. Tissue Integration in Oral, Orthopaedic, and Maxillofacial Reconstruction. 1992.
  • Meyer AE, Baier RE, Glantz PO, Natiella J. Biomaterials: Selection, Evaluation, and Preparation. Dental Implants: Principles and Practice. 1991.
  • Baier RE, Meyer AE. Aspects of Bioadhesion. Fundamentals of Adhesion. 1991.
  • Glantz PO, Attstrom RW, Meyer AE, Baier RE. Interfacial Phenomena with Respect to the Oral Cavity. Interfacial Phenomena in Biological Systems. 1991; 1(4).
  • Palmer GR, Baier RE. Surface Chemistry and Physical Strength of Radiation-Treated Suture Materials. Development and Design with Advanced Materials. 1990.
  • Baier RE. Adhesives in Medicine. Concise Encyclopedia of Medical & Dental Materials. 1990.
  • Baier RE. An Overview of Biomaterials, Chapter 1. Blood Compatible Materials and Devices: Perspectives Towards the 21st Century. 1990.
  • Baier RE, Meyer AE, King RW. Improved Flow-Cell Techniques for Assessing Marine Microfouling and Corrosion.. Marine Biodeterioration.. 1988.
  • Grobe GL, Baier RE, Gardella JA Jr, Carter L, Meenaghan MA, Meyer AE, Salvati L. Relation of Metal Interface Properties to Bioadhesive Success. Environmental Degradation of Engineering Materials III. 1987.
  • Stachowski MJ, Medige J, Baier RE. Methodology for Testing the Mechanical Properties of the Bone/Titanium Implant Interface. Environmental Degradation of Engineering Materials III. 1987.
  • Baier RE. Properties & Characteristics of Bioprosthetic Grafts. Vascular Graft Update: Safety & Performance. 1986.
  • Baier RE. Adhesives in Medicine. Encyclopedia of Materials Science & Engineering. 1986.
  • Baier RE, Meyer AE. Biomaterials: Surface Characterization and Surface Analysis. Handbook of Biomaterials Evaluation. 1986.
  • Baier R, Natiella J, Meyer A, Carter J. Surface Chemical Phenomena in In Vivo Environment. Materials Sciences & Implant Orthopedic Surgery. 1986.
  • Baier RE, Natiella J, Meyer AE, Carter JM. Importance of Implant Surface Preparation for Biomaterials with Different Intrinsic Properties. Tissue Integration in Oral and Maxillo-Facial Reconstruction. 1986.
  • Baier R, Meyer A. Surfaces Analysis. Handbook of Biomaterials Evaluation. 1986.
  • Baier RE, Meyer AE. Surface Chemistry and Physics Relevant to Platelet Interactions with Prosthetic Devices and Other Biomaterials. Blood Platelet Function: Hemodynamics and Medicinal Chemistry. 1984.
  • Baier R, Natiella J, Meyer A, Carter J, Fornalik MS, Turnbull T. Surface Phenomena in In Vivo Environments. Applications of Materials Sciences to the Practice of Implant Orthopedic Surgery. NATO Advanced Study Institute, Costa Del Sol, Spain. 1984.
  • Baier RE, Gucinski H, Meenaghan MA, Wirth J, Glantz PO. Biophysical Studies of Mucosal Surfaces. Oral Interfacial Reactions of Bone, Soft Tissue & Saliva. 1984.
  • Baier RE. Surface Phenomena Associated with the In Vivo Behavior of Biomaterials. Contemporary Biomaterials: Material and Host Response, Clinical Applications, New Technology and Legal Aspects. 1984.
  • Baier RE. The Basics of Biomedical Polymers: Interfacial Factors. Polymeric Materials and Artificial Organs. 1984; 256.
  • Baier RE. Initial Events in Microbial Film Formation. Marine Biodeterioration: An Interdisciplinary Study. 1984.
  • Baier RE, Meyer AE. Surface Energetics and Biological Adhesion. Physiochemical Aspects of Polymer Surfaces, Vol. 2. 1983; 2.
  • Baier RE. Physical Chemistry of Blood-Surface Interface. Biologic and Synthetic Vascular Prostheses. 1982.
  • Baier RE. Analysis of Surface Films. Water Quality Measurements, The Modern Analytical Techniques. 1981.
  • Baier RE. Early Events of Micro-Biofouling of All Heat Transfer Equipment. Fouling of Heat Transfer Equipment. 1981.
  • Gucinski H, Goupil DW, Baier RE. Sampling and Composition of the Surface Monolayer. Atmospheric Pollutants in Natural Waters. 1981.
  • Baier RE. Substrata Influences on the Adhesion of Microorganisms and Their Resultant New Surface Properties. Adsorption of Microorganisms. 1980.
  • Glantz PO, Jendresen MD, Baier RE. On Clinical Registrations of Contact Angles. Surface & Colloid Phenomena: Methodology. 1980.
  • Baier RE. Physical Chemistry of the Vascular Interface: Composition, Texture, and Adhesive Quality. Vascular Grafts. 1978.
  • Baier RE, Abbott WM. Comparative Biophysical Properties of the Flow Surfaces of Contemporary Vascular Grafts. Grafts Materials in Vascular Surgery. 1978.
  • Cadenhead DA, Baier RE. Biological Phenomena and Interfaces. Interfacial Synthesis, Vol. 1. 1977.
  • Baier RE. Initial Events at the Blood/Biomaterial Border. Blood Vessels: Problems Arising at the Borders of Natural and Artificial Blood Vessels. 1976.
  • Baier RE. Blood Compatibility of Synthetic Polymers: Perspective and Problems. Polymers in Medicine and Surgery. 1975.
  • Baier RE. Applied Chemistry at Protein Interfaces. Advances in Chemistry Series, Vol. 145. 1975; 145.
  • Baier RE. Occurrence, Nature, and Extent of Cohesive and Adhesive Forces in Dental Integuments. Surface Chemistry and Dental Integuments. 1973.
  • Quintana RP, Lasslo A, Clark JW, Baier RE. Surface-Chemical Approach to the Prevention of Pathological Accumulations of Dental Deposits. Surface Chemistry and Dental Integuments. 1973.
  • Baier RE. Surface Chemistry in Epidermal Repair. Epidermal Wound Healing. 1972.
  • Baier RE, Loeb GI. Multiple Parameters Characterizing Interfacial Films of a Protein Analogue, Polymethylglutamate. Polymer Characterization: Interdisciplinary Approaches. 1971.
  • Baier RE, DePalma, V.A.. The Relation of the Internal Surface of Grafts to Thrombosis. Management of Arterial Occlusive Disease. 1971.
  • Baier RE, Dutton RC, Gott VL. Surface Chemical Features of Blood Vessel Walls and of Synthetic Materials Exhibiting Thromboresistance. Surface Chemistry of Biological Systems. 1970.
  • Baier RE. Surface Properties Influencing Biological Adhesion. Adhesion in Biological Systems. 1970.
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Abstracts:
  • Tyner C, Meyer A, Baier R. Suppressing Cavitation-induced Noise from Articulating Ceramic Implants. 2016 World Biomaterials Congress - Abstracts. 2016.
  • Trooien A, Baier R, Meyer A, Morrell A. Can Esterase Degradation of Dental Resins be Detected Using Attenuated Total Reflection IR Spectroscopy?. IADR Abstracts - 2015. 2015.
  • Al-Khalidy H, Baier RE, Meyer AE, Anders PL. Exploration of Novel Benefits of Confocal InfraRed Imaging. IADR Abstracts - 2015. 2015.
  • Al-Hashemi JY, Andreana S, Baier R, Dziak R, Bairam L. Osteoblasts‘ Response to Date-Expired Implants Renewed by H2O2 Gas Plasma. IADR Abstracts. 2014.
  • Meyer AE, Baier R, Springer L.F.. Improved lubrication of natural tissue by hyaluronic acid (HA) penetration. Transactions of the Society For Biomaterials. 2014.
  • Alex A, Baier R, Patel SP. Meibum Composition in Dry Eye Disease. 2014.
  • Baier R, Meyer AE, Aronica MJ, Merrick JM, Borowitz DS, Murphy TM. Induced Biofilm-Matrix Collapse Fluidizes Cystic Fibrosis Sputum. University at Buffalo 50th Anniversary Oral Biology Graduate Program Symposium. 2013.
  • Rogers SC, Keinan D, Baier R, Mang T, Honma K, Sharma A. Examination of periodontal pocket biofilm growth and effects of PDT for perio-infection control. J Dent Res. 2013.
  • Al-Hashemi J, Baier R, Andreana S, Dziak R, Bairam L. Out of date dental implants; Surface optimization and re-sterilization.. J Dent Res. 2013.
  • Skierczynski A, Baier R, Mikulski L. Biofilm release vs disinfectant approach to infection control. J Dent Res. 2013.
  • Hatton E, Baier R, Hatton MN. Evaluation of hyaluronic acid as a xerostomia relief product.. J Dent Res. 2013.
  • Prindle JA, Baier R, Aguirre A. Infrared Microscopy of Oral Tissues to Detect Foreign Materials. J Dent Res. 2012; 91(A).
  • Baier RE, Kurusz M. Understanding Blood/Material Interactions: Contributions from the Columbia University Biomaterials Seminar. ASAIO J. 2012; 58.
  • Prindle J, Baier RE, Aguirre A. Infrared Microscopy of Oral Tissues to Detect Foreign Material. Summer Student Symposium, Research Day, Hauptman-Woodward Medical Research Institute. 2011.
  • Froebel CE, Meyer AE, Baier RE. Photodynamic Therapy and Removal of Salivary Biofilms. Summer Student Symposium, Research Day, Hauptman-Woodward Medical Research Institute. 2011.
  • Davis J, Baier R, Meyer AE, Ketelson H. A New Mechanism for Facilitated Re-wetting of Silicone Hydrogel Contact Lenses. The Association for Research in Vision and Opthalmology. 2011.
  • Mang T, Mikulski L, Tayal D, Baier RE. PDT Disinfection of Oral Biofilm. American Society for Lasers in Medicine and Surgery, Photodynamic Therapy Session, Annual Conference. 2011.
  • Ganesh R, Hatton MN, Baier R, Meyer AE. Tissue-on-Tissue Lubrication by Natural and Xerostomic Saliva and Saliva Substitutes. Society for Biomaterials Annual Meeting. 2011.
  • Dutta S, Mollendorf J, Baier R, Koc B. Rapid Reconstruction of Temporomandibular Joint Using Ceramic Implants and Dental Adhesives. Annual Sigma Xi Graduate Student Research Day. 2011.
  • O'Connor LM, Repasky EA, Meyer AE, Baier R. Target-Drift Prevention Treatment for Implantable Electrodes. Society for Biomaterials Annual Meeting. 2011.
  • Sharab L, Mang T, Ciancio SG, Baier R. Influence of methylene blue-mediated photodynamic therapy on the resistance to detachment of Streptococcus mutans biofilm from titanium substrata. J Dent Res. 2011.
  • White GD, Katzur V, Reddy M, Muller R, Baier R, Ruhl S. Human salivary protein adsorption onto chemically modified silica beads. J Dent Res. 2011.
  • Andolina VL, Baier R. Influence of Elastormeric Seal Contact Surface Chemistry on Interface Integrity in Biofouling-Prone Systems. Great Lakes Research Consortium Annual Meeting. 2011.
  • O'Connor L.M., Repasky E.A., Meyer AE, Baier R. Target-drift prevention treatment for implantable electrodes. Transactions of the Society For Biomaterials. 2011; 33.
  • Springer L.F., Baier R, Meyer AE, Ketelson H.A., Meadows D.L.. HPGuar provides a synthetic glycocalyx for superior tissue lubrication. Transactions of the Society For Biomaterials. 2011; 33.
  • Ganesh R., Hatton MN, Baier R, Meyer AE. Tissue-on-tissue lubrication by natural and xerostomic saliva and saliva substitutes. Transactions of the Society For Biomaterials. 2011; 33.
  • Kanegsberg B, Kanegsberg E, Baier R, Nagathan P. Cleaning, Welding, and Medical Air. Galvanotechnik. 2011.
  • Hofsiss D, Borsuk A, Blair A, Hmiel C, Baier R. In-the-Bus Respirable Particulate Increase from using B5 Bio-Diesel Fuel. The 7th International Conference on Indoor Air Quality, Ventilation and Energy Conserv in Bldgs. 2010.
  • Szymanski M, Meyer AE, Salvi R, Baier RE. Improved Interactions of Primary Neurons with RFGDT Pyrolytic Carbon and Photocatalytic Titanium for Electrode Implants. Transactions of the Society For Biomaterials. 2010.
  • Baier R, Meyer AE, Prindle J, Christensen M, Senchyna M, Ketelson H. Augmentation of the Tear Film Lipid Layer by a New Artificial Tear Emulsion. 6th International Conference on the Tear Film & Ocular Surface Basic Science and Clinical Relevance. 2010.
  • Baier R, Sengupta A, Meyer A, Schafer S, Hoffmann KR, Kesavadas T. Site-Specific Intimal Wall Forces During Guide and Stent Catheter Navigation. Transactions of the 33rd Annual Meeting, Society for Biomaterials. 2008; XXXI.
  • Rangwala H, Meyer A, Rudin S, Baier R. Guide Catheter Surface Treatment to Minimize Endovascular Trauma. Transactions of the 33rd Annual Meeting, Society for Biomaterials. 2008; XXXI.
  • Meyer A, Baier R, Chen H, Gan O. In Vitro studies of Silicone Hydrogel Contact Lens Lubrication Mechanisms. Abstracts of the 8th World Biomaterials Congress. 2008.
  • Meyer A, Baier R, Samuel S, Vailhe C. Tissue Surface Characteristics Relevant to Sealant and Adhesive Applications. Abstracts of the 8th World Biomaterials Congress. 2008.
  • Meyer AE, Ganesh R, Nayak SC, Baier RE. In-Vitro Tissue-on-Tissue Friction Model Differentiates Performance of Dry-Mouth Products. J Dent Res. 2008; 87(B).
  • Meyer AE, Baier RE. Reducing Biological Adhesion to Silicones: New Mechanisms Indicated by Contact Angle Anomalies. Transactions of the Society For Biomaterials. 2007; XXX.
  • Baier RE, Meyer AE, Chen H, Chowhan M. Bioadhesion Reduction Revealed in Tissue-on-Tissue Testing of Opthalmologic Formulations. Transactions of the Society For Biomaterials. 2007; XXX.
  • Abuhaimad TS, Kim H-I, Fabiano JA, Baier RE. Pressable glass ceramics as a repair material for porcelain fracture. J Dent Res. 2006; 85(A).
  • Baier RE. Bacteria-sensitized Systems: Semiconductor Microcrystals Nucleated by Microbes in UltraPure Water. Proceedings, Annual Mtg of the North American Membrane Society. 2005.
  • Baier R, Latini L, Meyer A. An Industry-University Cooperative Study: Advanced Oxidation Technologies for Ultrapure Water Systems Modify Polymers Used in Degasification Modules, by Hydrolysis and Biodeposition. Proceedings, 2005 Annual Mtg of the North American Membrane Society. 2005.
  • Latini L, Baier R, Meyer A, Groom R. Spontaneous Blood-Borne Biofouling of Hollow-Fiber Membranes of Artificial Lungs During Cardiopulmonary Bypass. Proceeding, 2005 Annual Mtg of the North American Membrane Society. 2005.
  • Baier RE, Meyer AE. Contact Alkalinity (or Resorbability?) as a Tissue Regeneration Tool. Transactions of Biomaterials in Regenerative Medicine; The Advent of Combination Products, Society For Biomaterials. 2004.
  • Baier RE, Bessette RW, Natiella JR, Venkatachalam B, Meyer AE. Preserved Internal Elastic Lamina-Rich Tissue Grafts as Interpositional Temporomandibular Disc Implants. Transactions of the 7th World Biomaterials Congress. 2004.
  • Forsberg R, Friedmann D, Drake L, Galil B, Hulsmann N, Meyer A, Dobbs F, Baier R. Material Surface-Control of Ballast Biofilm Complexes Introduced to Great Lakes. Annual Conference of the International Association for Great Lakes Research. 2002.
  • Venkatachalam B, Meyer AE, Baier RE. Surface Features of Explanted Temporomandibular Joint Prostheses. Proceedings, 22nd Canadian Biomaterials Society Conference. 2002.
  • Kim H, Monaco EA, Piazza M, Psichogios P, Meyer A, Baier R. Bonding Surface Activation by Glow Discharge Treatment Improves Integrity of Porcelain-Fused-to-Metal (Captek) Interfaces. J Dent Res. 2002; 81(A332).
  • Sampath A, McCabe P, Baier R, Meyer A. Glow Discharge Treatment Improves Shear Bond Strength of "Linked" Composite to Metal. J Dent Res. 2001; 80(SI231).
  • Venkatachalam B, Baier R, Meyer A. Surface Analysis of Retrieved Temporomandibular Joint Prostheses. J Dent Res. 2001; 80(SI 92).
  • Meyer A, Baier R, Hulsmann N, Galil B, Friedmann D, Forsberg R. Risk Assessment Prediction, and Limitation of Transport of Bioinvaders in Biofilms. American Society of Limnology and Oceanography, Aquatic Sciences Meeting. 2000.
  • Diggins TP, Baier R, Meyer A, Forsberg RL. Development of an Effective and Inexpensive Dreissena-based Biofilter. International Association of Great Lakes Research 43rd Conference on Great Lakes and St. Lawrence River Research. 2000.
  • Meyer A, Baier R. Interfacial Mechanisms of Adhesion Between Restorative Materials and Chewing Gums. J Dent Res. 2000; 79(SI(146).
  • Baier RE, Carter L, Meyer AE, Natiella J. Implant Material Surface-Composition-Induced Determination of Cell Phenotypes. Transactions of the Sixth World Biomaterials Congress, Society For Biomaterials. 2000; 1.
  • Baier RE, Lauren M, Ketharanathan V. Southern Cross Engineered Tissue Technologies. Transactions of the Sixth World Biomaterials Congress. 2000.
  • Baier R. Particles and "Sick Building Syndrome": A Search for Synergistic Effects of Dusts and Bioaerosois. Proceedings, 23rd Annual Meeting of the Adhesion Society. 2000.
  • Baier RE. Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Disc Bioprostheses.. Transactions of the Society for Biomaterials. 1999; XXII.
  • Meyer A, Arianto YKE, Herda E, Baier R. Internal Reflection Infrared Analysis of Human Dentin Denatured Prior to Bonding. J Dent Res. 1999; 78 (S(111).
  • Baier RE, Meyer AE. Surface-Chemical Studies of Hydrogel Contact Lens Soilation. Transactions of the Society For Biomaterials. 1999; XXII.
  • Meyer AE, Baier RE, Forsberg RL. Gas Plasma Treatment of Orthopaedic Implant Materials Before Gamma Sterilization. Transactions of the Society For Biomaterials. 1999; XXII.
  • Meyer AE, Baier Re, Natiella J. Effects of a Low Temperature Plasma Sterilization Process on Material Surface Properties and Soft Tissue Response. 25th Annual Meeting Society of Biomaterials, Trans. of Soc. Biomat.. 1999; XXII.
  • Baier R, Merrick JM, Meyer A, Gilman A. Biodegradable Bacterial Polymer Implants For Dental Applications. Transactions of the Society for Biomaterials. 1998; XXI.
  • Meyer AE, Baier RE. Blinking: Inner Eyelid Surface Properties and Contact Lens Wear. Transactions of the Society for Biomaterials. 1998; XXI.
  • Meyer A, Baier R. Surface Properties of Human Corneal Epithelium and Endothelium. Transaction of the Society for Biomaterials. 1997; XX.
  • Baier R, Meyer A, Herda E, Arianto YKE. Aldehyde Pre-Treatment of Hard Tissues Improves Bonding of Restoratives. Transactions of the Society For Biomaterials. 1997; XX.
  • Baier R, Meyer A, White JA, Batte RT. Spontaneous Low-Temperature Uniform Mineralization of Surface-Activated Substrata. J Dent Res. 1997; 76 (S.
  • Meyer A, Baier R, Matousek JA. Examination of Silicone Release from Biofouling-Control Coatings. Abstracts, 40th Conference of the International Association for Great Lakes Research. 1997.
  • Baier R, Edsberg LE, Molloy DP, Meyer A, Karatayev AY, Burlakova LY, Ovcharaenko MA, Kurandina DP, Fokin SI, Koroleva TV. Effects of Substratum Properties on Zebra Mussel Colonization. Abstracts, 40th Conference of the International Association for Great Lakes Research. 1997.
  • Archer III FD, Hamilton EG, Forsberg RL, Meyer A, Baier R. Zebra Mussel Byssus Disc Adhesive Chemistry and Structure. Abstracts, 40th Conference on the International Association for Great Lakes Research. 1997.
  • Baier R, Forsberg RL, White JA, Meyer A. Mechanical Requirements for Spontaneous Release of Zebra Mussels from Nontoxic Coatings. Abstract, Sixth International Zebra Mussel and Other Aquatic Nuisance Species Conference. 1996.
  • Baier RE, Meyer AE, Stachowski MJ, Carter L, Taha EK, Carter J, Vargas E, Malone JP. Gas Plasma Treatment of Implant Materials: 10-Year Summary of Progress. Transaction of the Fifth World Biomaterials Congress. 1996; I.
  • Stachowski MJ, Baier RE, Meyer AE, Grobe GL, Carter L. Bone-Bonding Properties of Surface-Modified Titanium Implants. Transaction of the Fifth World Biomaterials Congress. 1996; II.
  • Herda E, Arianto YKE, Baier R, Meyer A. Strengths of Modified Amalgam-to-Dentin Interphases. J Dent Res. 1995; 74(SI.
  • Hanlon JG, Forsberg RL, Meyer A, Baier R. Phosphate Solution Dispersal of Particulate Wear Debris in Silicone Tubing. Transactions of the Society for Biomaterials. 1994; XVII.
  • Baier R, Meyer A, Forsberg RL. Controlling the Impact of Zebra Mussels on Estuarine Flow Control/Filtration Structures by Nontoxic, Easy-Release Coatings. Programs and Abstracts, 37th Conference on the International Association for Great Lakes Research and Estuarine Research Federation. 1994.
  • Good RJ, Islam M, Baier R, Meyer A. Hydrophilicity and Hydrophobicity of Copolymers: Effects of Composition on Contact Angles and Cell Growth. Abstracts, Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, American Chemical Society. 1993.
  • Baier R, Dardik H, Meyer A. Long-Term Performance of "Bioprosthetic" Blood Vessel Grafts. Abstracts, Australian Society for Biomaterials, 3rd Annual Meeting. 1992.
  • Huckins SC, Campbell JH, Mazurchuk RV, Baier R. CAD-CAM Generated Mandibular Model Prototype from MRI Data. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 1992.
  • Meyer A, Palmer GR, Sabers SL, Baier R, Quintana RP. Initial Deposits on Contact Lenses: Subject and Material Variations. Transactions of the Society For Biomaterials. 1991; XIV.
  • Vargas E, Baier R, Meyer A. In Vitro Corrosion Susceptibility of CP Ti and Ti-6AI-4V Alloy. Program of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry Research Foundation. 1991.
  • Palmer GR, Clark MJ, Meyer A, Baier R. Disproportional Surfaces of PCL/PVC Blends. Transactions of the Society for Biomaterials. 1990; XIII.
  • Baier R, Zimmerman RC, Meyer A. Eelgrass (Zostera marina) Leaves as Models for Natural Resistance to Biofouling. Transactions of the Society For Biomaterials. 1990; XIII.
  • Rittle KH, Meyer A, Baier R. Cell Attachment Morphology: Effects of Surface Chemistry. Transactions of the Society for Biomaterials. 1990; XIII.
  • Meyer A, Baier R, Natiella J. An Experimental Model to Predict Tissue/Implant Adhesion. 16th Annual Meeting for the Society for Biomaterials. 1990.
  • Olivieri MP, Baier R, Meyer A, Loomis RE. Correlation of Cell-Tak-Induced Cellular Adhesion and Surface Polarity. J Dent Res. 1989; 68(SI.
  • Olivieri MP, Baier R, Meyer A, Loomis RE. Physico-chemical Characterization of the Surface Properties of Cell-Tak Bioadhesive Coatings. Transactions of the Society for Biomaterials. 1989; XII.
  • Meyer A, Baier R, Zambon JJ, Reynolds HS. Surface Discrimination of Pathogenicity. Abstracts Volume, Third Chemical Congress of North America. 1988.
  • Meyer A, Glantz PO, Baier R. Role of Fluid Shear in the Formation of the Dental Pellicle. J Dent Res. 1988; 67(SI.
  • Baier R, Meyer A, Christersson CE. Surface-Active Displacement as a Principle for Plaque Removal. J Dent Res. 1988; 67(SI.
  • Baier R, Meyer A. Modification of Surface Properties of Elastomers by Glow Discharge Treatment. Proceedings, 40th Annual Conference on Engineering in Medicine and Biology. 1987.
  • Meyer A, Reynolds HS, Zambon JJ, Baier R. Comparative Studies of Bacteroides gingivalis Cell Surface Properties. J Dent Res. 1987; 66(928).
  • Meyer A, Baier R, DePalma VA, Goupil DW. Investigation of Surface Roughness as a Parameter for Blood/Biomaterial Biocompatibility. Proceedings, 40th Annual Conference on Engineering in Medicine and Biology. 1987.
  • Meenaghan MA, Natiella J, Baier R, Flynn HE, Carter J, Meyer A. The Dental Implant-Tissue Interface. J Dent Res. 1986.
  • Huber PS, Meyer A, Slots J, Fornalik MS, Zambon JJ, Baier R. Immunofluorescence Technique to Determine the Initial Events of Biofouling in a Synthetic Seawater Aquarium. Am Soc Microbiol. 1984; N44.
  • Natiella J, Baier R, Carter J, Meyer A, Meenaghan MA, Flynn HE. Differences in Host Tissue Reactions to Surface-Modified Dental Implants. 185th ACS National Meeting, American Chemical Society. 1983.
  • McGowan B, Baier R, Sorensen S, Natiella J, Meyer A, Carter J. Contaminant-Free Sterilization of Dental Materials by Radio-Frequency-Glow Discharge Treatment. American Chemical Society, 185th National Meeting. 1983.
  • Meenaghan MA, Natiella J, Bessette RE, Weinberg SL, Baier R, Wirth JE. A Light and Electron Microscopic Study of Processed Human Umbilical Cord Vein Biografts in Man. Transaction of the 7th Annual Meeting of the Society for Biomaterials and the 13th International Biomaterials Symposium. 1981; 4.
  • Meenaghan MA, Natiella J, Bessette RW, Baier R. Morphologic Observations of Processed Human Umbilical Cord Vein Biografts in Man. Anatomical Record. 1980; 196(241A).
  • Meenaghan MA, Natiella J, Flynn HE, Baier R, Moresi JL. Tissue Response to an Elemental Implant Material Subjected to a Variety of Surface Treatments. Transaction of the 4th Annual Meeting of the Society for Biomaterials and the 10th Annual International Biomaterials Symposium. 1978; 2.
  • Bronzato JD, Sunar U, Rohrbach D, Baier R. Co-efficient of Penetration of ICON Resin in Enamel Caries Lesions..
  • Baier R. Ballast Biofilm Challenges: Cleaning and Conversion..
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Professional Memberships:
  • National Association of Corrosion Engineers (2000–present)
  • American Ceramic Society (1999–present)
  • Institute of Food Technologists (1995–present)
  • The American Academy of Cardiovascular Perfusion (1993–present)
  • American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering (1993–present)
  • International Society for Artificial Cells & Immobilization Biotechnology (1992–2007)
  • American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (1990–present)
  • Academy of Surgical Research (1989–present)
  • International Society for Marine Mammology (1988–present)
  • International Marine Animal Association (1987–2007)
  • Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (1986–2006)
  • Gordon Conference on Biomaterials and Biocompatibility (1985–2005)
  • National Forensic Center (1984–1990)
  • Internation Association for Dental Research (1984–present)
  • The Adhesion Society (1984–present)
  • International Association for Cardiac Implants; Founding Member (1984–present)
  • Society for Applied Spectroscopy (1982–1990)
  • Canadian Biomaterials Society (1981–present)
  • International Association of Colloid and Surface Chemists (1980–present)
  • American Heart Association (1975–1994)
  • Society for Biomaterials (1974–present)
  • Sigma Xi (Cornell Chapter), The Research Society (1972–present)
  • American Academy of Environmental Engineers, Diplomate (1971–present)
  • American Society for Artificial Internal Organs (1970–present)
  • American Chemical Society (1965–present)
  • American Society for Cell Biology (1965–present)
  • Biophysical Society (1965–present)
  • National Society of Professional Engineers (1962–present)
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science (1962–present)
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Presentations:
  • "Biomaterials: Mystique or Mistake?" invited presentation, Ross Eye Institute Vision Research Center (2010)
  • "Biomaterials Characterization: Avoiding Mistakes from Bad Assumptions" Materials Characterization Symposium 2008, Johnson & Johnson, Ortho Clinical Diagnostics (2008)
  • "Keynote Speaker" Canadian Society for Biomaterials, Annual Meeting, Canadian Society for Biomaterials (2005)
  • "Implant Materials: Selection and Surface Preparation" Implant Dentistry Training Program, Continuing Education, University of Miami (1995)
  • "Cellular Responses to Implant Surfaces" Implantology Research Group, Continuing Education, British Society for Dental Research (1993)
  • "Nature's Bioadhesives" British Postgraduate Medical Federation, Continuing Education, Institute of Dental Surgery, Eastman Dental Hospital (1993)
  • "Surface Biophysics and Biochemistry of Dental Implants" Postdoctoral Course on Fundamentals of Implant Dentistry, Continuing Education, Harvard School of Dental Medicine (1993)
  • "The Surface Preparation of Implants" International Congress on Recent Advances in Oral, Maxillofacial, and Orthopaedic Prostheses, Continuing Education, International Congress on Recent Advances in Oral, Maxillofacial, and Orthopaedic Prostheses (1993)
  • "Implants and Biosurfaces" 22nd Annual Meeting, Agentine Society for Periodontology, Continuing Education, Agentine Society for Periodontology (1992)
  • "Influence of Surface and Fluid Conditions on Thrombus Generation" Seminar on Cardiovascular Perfusion, Continuing Education, The American Academy of Cardiovascular Perfusion (1992)
  • "Surface Biophysics and Biochemistry of Dental Implants" Postdoctoral Course on Fundamentals of Implant Dentistry, Continuing Education, Harvard School of Dental Medicine (1992)
  • "Surface Characterization and Correlation with Biological Responses of Biomaterials" Short Course presented at Centre for Biomedical Engineering, Continuing Education, University of New South Wales (1992)
  • "Characterization of Implant-Tissue Interfaces With or Without Surface Treatments" Continuing Education on Implantable Materials: Development, Utilization, and Critical Analysis, School of Dentistry, University of Michigan (1991)
  • "Adhesion in the Intraoral Environment, in Enamel-Dentin-Pulp-Bone-Periodontal Tissue Interactions with Dental Materials" Academy of Dental Materials at the American Dental Association, Continuing Education, Academy of Dental Materials at the American Dental Association (1990)
  • "Economic Development Presenter" Leadership Buffalo, Class of 1989, Sponsored by Greater Buffalo Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with the Junior League of Buffalo (1989)
  • "Application of Surface Chemistry in Implantology" Clinic of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry, Continuing Education, Clinic of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry (1988)
  • "Implant Surface Preparation" Harvard Seminars in Implant Dentistry, Continuing Education, Harvard School of Dental Medicine (1988)
  • "The Creation of New Devices by Unique Treatment of Existing Biomaterials" Frost & Sullivan Conference on Biomaterials and Medical Products, Continuing Education, Frost & Sullivan Conference on Biomaterials and Medical Products (1988)
  • "Implant Surface Preparation" Harvard Seminars in Implant Dentistry, Continuing Education, Harvard School of Dental Medicine (1987)
  • "Surface Thermodynamics of Dental Materials" University of Michigan, School of Dentistry, Continuing Education, University of Michigan (1987)
  • "Vascular Graft Update: Safety and Performance" ASTM/FDA Symposium, Continuing Education, Cleveland Clinic Education Foundation (1984)
  • "Evaluation of Biomaterials" Course on Principles of Safety Evaluation for Biomedical Devices, Continuing Education, Center for Professional Advancement (1983)
  • "Evaluation of Biomaterials" Course on Principles of Safety Evaluation for Biomedical Devices, Continuing Education, Center for Professional Advancement (1982)
  • "Physical Chemistry of Blood-Surface Interface" Multidisciplinary Symposium on Biologic and Synthetic Vascular Prostheses, Continuing Education, Departments of Surgery and Postgraduate Medicine and Health Professions Education, University of Michigan (1982)
  • "Physico-chemical and Morphological Surface Characterization of the Endothelial Lining of Blood Vessels and Vascular Prostheses" BIOMED 218, Theory and Technology of Artificial Organs, Continuing Education, Brown University (1979)
  • "Biophysics of the Biograft" Category I Accreditation Conference, Continuing Education, Society for Vasular Surgery (1979)
  • "Comparative Biophysical Properties of the Flow Surfaces of Contemporary Vascular Grafts" Course on Graft Materials in Vascular Surgery, Continuing Education, College of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (1978)
  • "Physico-chemical and Morphological Surface Characterization of the Endothelial Lining of Blood Vessels and Vascular Prostheses" BIOMED 218, Theory and Technology of Artificial Organs, Continuing Education, Brown University (1977)
  • "Adhesion in Biological Systems" Short Course #266, Adhesion Principles and Applications, Continuing Engineering Education Program, School of Engineering and Applied Science, The George Washington University (1977)
  • "Physical Chemistry of the Vascular Interface: Composition, Texture and Adhesive Quality" First Vascular Graft Symposium, Continuing Education, National Institutes of Health (1977)
  • "Adhesion in Biological Systems" Short Course #266, Adhesion Principles and Applications, Continuing Engineering Education Program, School of Engineering and Applied Science, The George Washington University (1976)
  • "Adhesion in Biological Systems" Short Course #266, Adhesion Principles and Applications, Continuing Engineering Education Program, School of Engineering and Applied Science, The George Washington University (1975)
  • "Surface Properties Influencing Adhesion" Course No. IV, Adhesion, Polymer Conference Series, Continuing Education, College Of Engineering, University of Utah (1972)
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Service Activities:
  • School of Dental Medicine Search Committee; Member (2007)
  • School of Dental Medicine Curriculum Committee; Member (2002–2004)
  • School of Dental Medicine Minority Student Affairs Committee; Member (2001–2004)
  • School of Dental Medicine Search Committee; Member (2001–2002)
  • School of Dental Medicine Search Committee; Member (2001)
  • Faculty Senate Executive Committee; Member (1996–1999)
  • School of Dental Medicine Search Committee; Member (1994)
  • School of Dental Medicine Infection Control/Biohazard Committee; Member (1990–1998)
  • School of Dental Medicine Search Committee; Chair (1987–1988)
  • School of Dental Medicine Student Research and Honors Committee; Member (1984–1987)
  • Medtronics; Consultant (2008–present)
  • Biotechnology Integrated Process Team, U.S. Army; Appointed; Member (2004)
  • National Academy of Sciences, National Research Council Committee on Marine Biotechnology: Development of Marine Natural Products; Appointed; Member (2001)
  • NIH Technology Assessment Conference on Implant Retrieval, Expert Panel; Panel Member (2000)
  • The Journal of Adhesion; Published by Gordon and Breach Science Publishers, London; Editorial Board Member (2000–present)
  • Advanced Oxidative Technologies and Titanium Dioxide Photocatalytic Oxidation Symposia, International Advisory Committee; Committee Member (1999–2003)
  • American Chemical Society, LaMer Award Committee; Committee Member (1995–1999)
  • Journal of Dental Research; Published by the American Association for Dental Research; Editorial Board Member (1995–1999)
  • Society for Biomaterials, International Liaison Committee; Chair (1995–1996)
  • U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL) Biotechnology Assessment Committee; Committee Member (1995)
  • American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering, Steering Committee, Annual Meeting; "Public Policy Aspects of Medical Devices: Innovation, Effectiveness, Competitiveness of U.S. Products"; Member (1995–present)
  • American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering, Public Awareness; Vice President (1994–1996)
  • Implant Data: Record/Report/Review; U.S. Chairman, 3-year international conference series; Hyannis, MA 1994, Melbourne; Australia 1995; Buffalo, NY 1996; Chairman (1994–1996)
  • Battelle Memorial Institute (Biotechnology); Consultant (1994)
  • NATO Advanced Study Institute, Materials Science and Implant Orthopedic Surgery, Faculty; Chania, Crete, Greece; Faculty Liaison (1994)
  • Healthcare Industry Manufacturers Association, Biomaterials Steering Committee; Committee Member (1993–1998)
  • Becton-Dickinson (Laboratory Ware); Consultant (1993–1995)
  • Society for Biomaterials, Publications Committee; Chair (1993–1995)
  • Niagara Frontier Association of Research and Development Directors; President (1993–1994)
  • Marine Biotechnology in the North East Region; Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sea Grant College Program, Cambridge, MA; Panel Member (1993)
  • Outside Expert Review Board; University of Alabama at Birmingham, Department of Bioengineering; Member (1993)
  • Site Visit Member; University of Toronto/Centre for Biomaterials, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada; Member (1993)
  • American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering; Member (1993–present)
  • Niagara Frontier Association of Research and Development Directors; Program Chairman; Vice President (1992–1993)
  • Society for Biomaterials; President (1992–1993)
  • Cyto Therapeutics (Immuno-isolation); Consultant (1992)
  • DHHS Breast Implant Task Force, Expert Panel; Panel Member (1992)
  • Whitaker Foundation Bioengineering Conference, Expert Panel; Panel Member (1992)
  • Life Sciences Council/Buffalo-Niagara Partnership/Health Care Industries Association (HICA) of the Niagara Frontier; Buffalo, New York; Board of Directors (1992–present)
  • Outside Expert Review Board; NIDR Program-Project Grant, University of California at San Francisco, P.I.: Sally Marshall, Ph.D.; Member (1991–2007)
  • Proctor and Gamble (Bioadhesion); Consultant (1991–1994)
  • Niagara Frontier Association of Research and Development Directors; Secretary (1991–1992)
  • Society for Biomaterials; President-Elect; Chair-Elect (1991–1992)
  • Outside Expert Review Board; Sea Grant Initiative in Marine Biotechnology, NOAA/Sea Grant, coordinated by the Maryland Sea Grant College; Member (1991)
  • Niagara Frontier Association of Research and Development Directors; Treasurer (1990–1991)
  • Society for Biomaterials; Secretary/Treasurer (1990–1991)
  • Science for Art Prize, Jury; Sponsored by Moet Hennessy/Louis Vuitton, Paris; Other (1989–1999)
  • Technical Societies Council of the Niagara Frontier and Patent Lawyers Association, Inventor of the Year Awards; Judge (1989–1992)
  • Eli Lilly (Medical Instruments Systems); Consultant (1989–1991)
  • External Review Committee for the Graduate Program in Biomedical Engineering; Rutgers-The State University of New Jersey and the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey; Chairman (1989)
  • Society for Biomaterials, Educational and Professional Development Committee; Chair (1989)
  • The International Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Implants; Editorial Consulting Staff, Published by Quintessence Publishing Co., Inc., Illinois.; Consultant (1988–2005)
  • Journal of Oral Implantology; Published by American Academy of Implant Dentistry; Editorial Board Member (1988–2004)
  • New York State Legislative Commission on Science and Technology; Consultant (1988–1989)
  • Gordon Conference on Biomaterials and Biocompatibility; Chair (1988–1989)
  • NIH Consensus Development Conference on "Dental Implants", Expert Panel; Panel Member (1988)
  • Pfizer Hospital Products (Sterilization and Disinfection); Consultant (1987–1989)
  • Gordon Conference on Biomaterials and Biocompatibility; Vice-Chair (1987–1988)
  • Biofouling; Published by Gordon and Breach Science Publishers, London; Editorial Board Member (1986–1996)
  • Trends in Artificial Organs and Biomaterials; Published by the India Society for Artificial Organs and Biomaterials, Trivandrum; Editorial Board Member (1986–present)
  • Empire State College/SUNY ("College Without Walls"); Associate Faculty Member; Associate Member (1985–2005)
  • ASAIO Transactions, Official Journal of the American Society for Articial Internal Organs; Published by J.B.Lippincott Company, Hagerstown, MD; Editorial Board Member (1985–1992)
  • India Society for Artifical Organs and Biomaterials, Plenary Speaker at Founding Meeting; Trivandrum, India; Other (1985)
  • Society for Biomaterials; At Large; Councilor (1985)
  • Annals of Biomedical Engineering; Section on Biomaterials, Biomechanics, and Rehabilitation (published by Pergamon Press, Inc., Elmsford, NY); Editorial Board Member (1984–1994)
  • Cordis Corporation (Biosynthetic Grafts); Consultant (1984–1990)
  • Advanced Technology Center, Calspan Corporation (Surface Chemistry); Consultant (1984–1986)
  • Astronics, Inc. (Electroluminescent Devices); Consultant (1984–1985)
  • W.L. Gore (Dental Implants); Consultant (1984–1985)
  • NATO Advanced Study Institute, Faculty; Application of Biomaterials to Orthopedic Prostheses, Marbella, Spain; Faculty Liaison (1984)
  • International Association for Dental Research, Implantology Research Group; Dental Materials Group; Science Information Committee; Member (1984–present)
  • American Chemical Society, Continuing Symposium on Surface Chemistry in Medicine, Dentistry, and Biology; Chair (1983–1989)
  • American Cyanamid (Polymers); Consultant (1982–1992)
  • NIH Consensus Development Conference, Expert Panel; "Clinical Applications of Biomaterials"; Panel Member (1982)
  • Exxon (New Enterprises Division); Consultant (1981–1982)
  • DuPont (Experimental Research Station); Consultant (1980)
  • Baxter-Travenol (Artificial Organs); Consultant (1979–1985)
  • Journal of Bioengineering, International Advisory Board; Advisory Board (1978–1980)
  • Working Group on Physiochemical Characterization of Biomaterials; National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health, leading to publication of "Guidelines for Physico-Chemical Characterization of Biomaterials", NIH Publication No. 80-2186, September, 1980.; Member (1978–1980)
  • Journal of Biomedical Materials Research; Published by J. Wiley & Sons, NY; Editorial Board Member (1977–present)
  • American Heart Association, Council on Thrombosis; Councilor (1975–1994)
  • Meadox Medicals (Biomedical Implants); Consultant (1974–1984)
  • American Society for Artificial Internal Organs, Executive Committee; Committee Member (1974–1975)
  • Society for Biomaterials; Founding member; Member (1974–present)
  • Expert testimony; Occasional expert testimony on surface properties and medical devices (various legal firms); Consultant (1972–present)
  • Naval Reserve Association; Navy League of the U.S.; Society of American Military Engineers; Member (1971–present)
  • National Advisory Board, Biomedical Engineering Program; Clemson University, SC; Advisory Board (1970–1982)
  • Hutchinson Central Technical High School, Buffalo, NY (a National School of Excellence); Advisory Committee (1970–2004)
  • Johnson & Johnson; Medical Products, Dental Division, Polymer Research, Ethicon, Iolab, Dermatology Research, Jelco, Surgikos, and other business segments.; Consultant (1969–1989)
  • American Institute of Biological Sciences; Reviewer (1968–present)
  • Canadian Department of Health; Reviewer (1968–present)
  • National Science Foundation; Reviewer (1968–present)
  • New York State Department of Health; Reviewer (1968–present)
  • U.S. Department of Energy; Reviewer (1968–present)
  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency; Reviewer (1968–present)

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School of Dental Medicine
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY 14214-8004
Phone: (716) 829-3560
Fax: (716) 835-4872
Email: Baier@buffalo.edu


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