Dental Biotribology and Nanowear Formation<

Team Members: Peter S. Ungar, Li-cheng Hua, Zhong-rong Zhou, Jin Zheng, Lin-mao Qian

Funding Source: The National Academy of Science of China

We are using principles from engineering to study the tribological properties of teeth.

Dental Microwear Formation Study

Team Members: Peter S. Ungar, David J. Daegling, Li-cheng Hua

Funding Source: The Southeastern Athletic Conference

We are combining dental microwear texture analysis with in vitro study of food fracture by teeth using universal testing machine technology.