Bin Yang
801 S. Paulina St.
  • Bin
  • Yang
  • DMD, MSc, PhD, FACP
  • Clinical Assistant Professor

Education & Career

  • School of Stomatology, Henan Medical University, PR China, Bachelor of Dentistry
  • School of Stomatology, Peking University, PR China, M.Sc.
  • Dental School, Christian-Albrechts University at Kiel, Germany, D.M.D
  • Multi-component Materials Institute, Christian-Albrechts University at Kiel, Germany, Ph.D
  • Eastman institute for oral health, University of Rochester, Advanced program in Prosthodontics

Clinical Activities and Specialties

Dr. Yang maintains a private practice at UIC in the Faculty Dental Practice.  She believes that interdisciplinary treatment planning, precise operation and advanced materials and technology provide the best comprehensive patient-centered care.

Research Interests

Dr. Yang’s research interests include adhesive dentistry including dentin and ceramic bonding, bio-active materials for caries prevention, and the application of nano-technology to the development of dental materials.  She has published more than 30 publications in international peer-reviewed journals and at international congresses.  She has served as a reviewer for Biomaterials, Journal of Dental Research, Acta Biomaterialia, Dental Materials, Journal of Dentistry, and the Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry.


Morães RR, Garcia JW, Wilson ND, Lewis SH, Barros MD, Yang Bin, Pfeifer CS, Stansbury JW. “Improved dental adhesive formulations based on reactive nanogel additives”. J Dent Res. 2012 Feb;91(2):179-84.

Bin Yang, Glenn Flaim, Sabine Dickens. “Remineralization of human natural and artificial carious dentin lesions” Acta Biomater. 2011 May; 7(5):2303-9.

Jun Lin, Christian Mehl, Bin Yang, Matthias Kern. “Durability of four composite resin cements bonded to dentin under simulated pulpal pressure” Dental Materials.2010; 26:1001-9.

Bin Yang, Andre Barloi, Matthias Kern “Influence of airborn-particle abrasion on zirconia ceramic bonding using an adhesive composite resin” Dental Materials. 2010 Jan;26(1):44-50.

Bin Yang, Stefan Wolfart, Matthias Kern. Retention of prefabricated titanium dowels cemented with three luting resins. Journal of Adhesive Dentistry. 2010 Dec;12(6):487-95.

Simone Brunzel, Bin Yang, Matthias Kern. “Tensile Bond Strength of a So-called Self-adhesive Resin to Dentin.” Journal of Adhesive Dentistry 2010 Apr;12(2):143-50.

Matthias Kern, Andre Barloi, Bin Yang "Surface Conditioning Influences Zirconia Ceramic Bonding" Journal of Dental Research. 2009; 88: 817-22.

Bin Yang, H. C. Lange-Jansen, Michael Scharnberg, Stefan Wolfart, Klaus Ludwig, Rainer Adelung, Matthias Kern. Influence of saliva contamination on zirconia ceramic bonding. Dent Materials. 2008;24:508-13.

Muhamad Ghazal, Bin Yang, Klaus Ludwig, Matthias Kern. Two-body wear of resin and ceramic denture teeth in comparison to human enamel. Dental Materials. 2008;24:502-7.

Bin Yang, Michael Scharnber, Stefan Wolfart, Klaus Ludwig, Rainer Adelung, Matthias Kern. Influence of contamination on zirconia ceramic bonding. J Dent Res. 2007;86:749-53.

Bin Yang, Michael Scharnber, Stefan Wolfart, Anna C. Quaas, Klaus Ludwig, Rainer Adelung, Matthias Kern. Influence of contamination on bonding to zirconia ceramic. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater. 2007;81:283-90.

Bin Yang, Klaus Ludwig, Rainer Adelung, and Matthias Kern. Micro-tensile bond strength of the luting resins to human regional dentin. Dental Materials. 2006;22:45-56

Bin Yang, Rainer Adelung, Klaus Ludwig, Klaus Brößmann, David H Pashley and Matthias Kern. Effect of structural change of collagen fibrils on the durability of dentin bonding. Biomaterials. 2005;26:5021-31.