Chapter 16. Nanomechanical Characterization of Mineralized Tissues in the Oral Cavity
1Department of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
2Paediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
16.1 Introduction 273
16.2 Basic Data Analysis Protocol for Nanoindentation 274
16.3 Nanoindentation of Oral Mineralized Tissues 276
16.4 Conclusions 284
Accurate measurement of the mechanical properties of the oral mineralized tissues is important for assessing ...