Development of Orthodontic Bracket by using Investment Casting

The cluster focuses on the development of design and materials for orthodontic bracket which is specific for Indonesian people and affordable price. Various brackets orthodontic have been successfully fabricated by using investment casting and the clinical tests are under progress. Further research is focused on the finishing fabrication procedure to achieve smooth surface on the bracket. The group also designs orthopaedic devices needed by the spinal surgery patients upon orthopaedic treatments.


Sugeng Supriadi, S.T., M.S.Eng., Ph.D.