Bas Loomans graduated as a dentist in 1999 at the University of Nijmegen. He finished his PhD in 2007 with his thesis “Proximal contact tightness of posterior composite resin restorations”. In 2008 he was a visiting-researcher at BIOMAT, KU Leuven, Belgium. He is now an assistant professor and leader of the Radboud Tooth Wear Project. He is involved with student education, post-graduate courses and has published 35 publications. He also works at a general dental practice. His main interests are adhesive and reconstructive dentistry using composite restorations.