Dental Biotribology

Authors: Zhou, Z.-R., Yu, H.-Y., Zheng, J., Qian, L.-M., Yan, Y.

  • Explains the relationship between structures and tribological properties of human teeth
  • Provides guidance on the biomimic design of anti-wear engineering systems based on human teeth
  • Explains mechanisms of occlusal wear and erosion as well as fretting wear related to dental implants and orthodontics
  • Provides valuable insights into the development of improved dental materials and oral treatments
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Dental Biotribology summarizes the latest achievements in dental wear and is designed to help the reader better understand the relationship between structures and tribological properties of human teeth. This book provides guidance on the biomimic design of anti-wear engineering systems based on human teeth and also explains mechanisms of occlusal wear and erosion as well as fretting wear related to dental implants and orthodontics. Additionally, this book provides valuable insights into the development of improved dental materials and oral treatments.

Table of contents (8 chapters)

  • Introduction to Teeth

    Zhou, Zhong-Rong (et al.)

    Pages 1-30

  • Clinical Evaluation and Laboratory Wear-Testing Methods

    Zhou, Zhong-Rong (et al.)

    Pages 31-42

  • Friction and Wear Behavior of Human Teeth

    Zhou, Zhong-Rong (et al.)

    Pages 43-73

  • Effect of the Oral Environment on the Tribological Behavior of Human Teeth

    Zhou, Zhong-Rong (et al.)

    Pages 75-115

  • Microtribology of Human Teeth

    Zhou, Zhong-Rong (et al.)

    Pages 117-139

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eBook $109.00
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Hardcover $149.00
price for USA
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  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Dental Biotribology
Authors
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
Distribution Rights
Distribution rights for India: Delhi Book Store, New Delhi, India
eBook ISBN
978-1-4614-4550-0
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4614-4550-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4614-4549-4
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4899-9725-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 177
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