Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune
Dr. D. Y. Patil Dental College & Hospital
Pimpri, Pune 411018.
(Re-accredited by NAAC with a CGPA of 3.62 on a four point scale at 'A' Grade)

Research & Development

The institute publishes open access peer reviewed Indexed journal titled

“Journal of Dental Research and Review”

  • The journal is indexed in Caspur, CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure), EBSCO Publishing's Electronic Databases, Google Scholar, Hinari, National Science Library, OpenJGate and Summon by Serial Solutions, DOAJ
  • ISSN: 2348 – 3172

The Dental College faculty is actively engaged in scientific publications in indexed peer reviewed journals with good impact factor.

Scopus Publications and h index

Year Total publications H index
2014 61 8
2015 39 4
2016 59 3
2017 47 2
2018 3 2
Overall 282 14

The institute has one Centre of Excellence and research laboratories for undergraduate and postgraduate student projects and trainings. The following are the core areas of research and development that fall in line with the mandate of providing advanced technical know-how and creating an interdisciplinary network to innovate as well as bridge academics and industry to support creativity in sciences.

Research Thrust Areas are –

  1. Dental Pulp derived Stem Cells
  2. Implantology
  3. Oral Oncology
  4. Herbal Products Testing
  5. Dental Material Testing
  6. Biomarkers Research
Collaborative Institutes across India :

Indian Institute of Science (IISc) , Council on Scientific And Industrial Research (CSIR) ,Chest Research Foundation (CRF) ,National AIDS Research Institute (NARI) ,Indian Institute of Science Education & Research (IISER) ,Colgate-Palmolive Pvt Ltd ,IIT, Powai ,Tata motors, Agharkar Research Institute , Abbott Healthcare Pvt Ltd.

Research Projects

Many staff members are actively involved in research activities. The research projects are funded by DPU , many national and international reputed agencies. Some of the details of International Projects are

Sr. No. Project Title Principal Investigator Funding Source and Year Total Amount
1.        “Photofunctionalisation of different implant surfaces and evaluation of osteoblastic response in compromised bone situations” Dr. Supriya Kheur International Team of Implantologist(ITI), Switzerland – 2016-2017 33’550.00 USD
2.        Prevalence of Hypoplasia associated severe early childhood caries and deciduous molar hypomineralization amongst 3- to 6- year old anganwadi children ion Pune, Maharashtra – A cross sectional study Dr. Sahana Hegde NESTLE Foundation 1,800.00 USD
3.        Multi-omic characterization of oral biofilm on novel silver-nanocoated and control smooth titanium implant-abutment surfaces Dr. Aneesha Aacharya International Team of Implantologist(ITI), Switzerland – 2017-2018 USD 23, 300

Last Updated On: 20 Mar 2018 01:27 PM