Dr.  Thomas Faidt

Büro 3.09
Tel: +49 (0) 681 / 302 71713
Fax: +49 (0) 681 / 302 71700


2006 Completion of Secondary Education
2007 Beginning of studies of physics at Saarland University
2011 Bachelor of Science (Topic: 'Electron-sprectroscopic investigation of the SiOx/Si interface')
2014 Master of Science (Topic: 'Production and fluoridation of highly compressed hydroxyapatite pellets')
2019: PhD (Thesis: 'Fluoridation of Hydroxyapatite: A Physicochemical View on Caries Prophylaxis via Fluoride Application')



    • F. Müller, C. Spengler, T. Faidt, A. Holtsch, H. Hähl:
      "Comment on “Sonophotocatalytic degradation of textile dyes over Cuimpregnated ZnO catalyst in aqueous solution” by J. Shah et al.,Process Saf. Environ. Prot. 2018. 116 (2018) 149–158";
      Process. Saf. Environ. 129 (2019) 149 DOI: 10.1016/j.psep.2019.05.054 ⇒ Abstract
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    • C. Spengler, F. Nolle, J. Mischo, T. Faidt, S. Grandthyll, N. Thewes, M. Koch, F. Müller, M. Bischoff, M. A. Klatt, K. Jacobs:
      "Strength of bacterial adhesion on nano-structured surfaces quantified by substrate morphometry ";
      Nanoscale 11 (2019) 19713 DOI: 10.1039/C9NR04375F ⇒ Abstract
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    • K. Khurana, F. Müller, K. Jacobs, T. Faidt, J.-U. Neurohr, S. Grandthyll, F. Mücklich, C. Canal, M. P. Ginebra:
      "Plasma polymerized bioceramics for drug delivery: Do surface changes alter biological behaviour?";
      European Polymer Journal 107 (2018) 25 ⇒ Abstract
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    • F. Müller, S. Grandthyll, T. Faidt, C. Spengler, H. Hähl:
      "Comment on “XPS and FTIR studies of sodium arsenate vitrification by cullet” by Z. Zhao et al., J. Non-Cryst. Solids 452 (2016) 238–244";
      Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 502 (2018) 253 ⇒ Abstract
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    • T. Faidt , A. Friedrichs, S. Grandthyll, C. Spengler, K. Jacobs, F. Müller:
      "Effect of Fluoride Treatment on the Acid Resistance of Hydroxyapatite";
      Langmuir 34 (2018) 15253 ⇒ Abstract
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    • C. Spengler, N. Thewes, F. Nolle, T. Faidt, N. Umanskaya, M. Hannig, M. Bischoff, K. Jacobs:
      "Enhanced adhesion of Streptococcus mutans to hydroxyapatite after exposure to saliva";
      J. Mol. Recognit. 30 (2017) e2615 DOI: 10.1002/jmr.2615 ⇒ Abstract
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    • F. Müller, T. Faidt, S. Grandthyll, H. Natter:
      "Comment on 'CuYb0.5Fe1.5O4 nanoferrite adsorbent structural, morphological and functionalization characteristics for multiple pollutant removal by response surface methodology' by M.A. Rehman et al., J. Mol. Liq. 224 (2016) 1256–1265";
      J. Mol. Liq. 233 (2017) 52 ⇒ Abstract
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    • T. Faidt, C. Zeitz, S. Grandthyll, M. Hans, M. Hannig, K. Jacobs, and F. Müller:
      "Time Dependence of Fluoride Uptake in Hydroxyapatite";
      ACS Biomater Sci 3 (2017) 1822 ⇒ Abstract
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    • M. Hauf, F. Richter, T. Schneider, T. Faidt, B.M. Martins, T. Baumann, P. Durkin, H. Dobbek, K.Jacobs, A. Möglich, and N. Budisa:
      "Photoactivatable mussel-based underwater adhesive proteins by an expanded genetic code";
      ChemBioChem 18 (2017) 1819 ⇒ Abstract


    • C. Zeitz, T. Faidt, S. Grandthyll, H. Hähl, N. Thewes,C. Spengler, J. Schmauch, M. J. Deckarm, C. Gachot, H. Natter, M. Hannig, F. Müller, K. Jacobs:
      "Synthesis of hydroxyapatite substrates: bridging the gap between model surfaces and enamel";
      ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 8 (2016) 25848 ⇒ Abstract
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    • P. Loskill, H. Hähl, T. Faidt, S. Grandthyll, F. Müller, K. Jacobs:
      "Is adhesion superficial? Silicon wafers as a model system to study van der Waals interactions";
      Adv. Coll. Interf. Sci. 107 (2012) 179182 ⇒ Abstract
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