Research: My research interests focus on biomechanics of bone, dental implants and masticatory system, particularly in developing computational models to investigate biomechanical factors that affect osseointegration between bone and dental implant.
Publications: Book Chapter
- Faegh S, Chou H-Y, Müftü S, Load transfer along the bone-implant interface and its effects on bone maintenance, In: Implant Dentistry-A Rapidly Evolving Practice, Turkyilmaz I (Ed.), InTech, 2011, ISBN 978-953-307-658-4.
- Chou H-Y, Romanos G, Müftü A, Müftü S, Peri-implant bone remodeling around an extraction socket: predictions of bone maintenance by finite element method, International Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Implants, in review.
- Chou H-Y, Müftü S, Bozkaya D, Combined effects of implant insertion depth and alveolar bone quality on periimplant bone strain induced by a wide-diameter, short implant and a narrow-diameter, long implant, Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry, 2010, 104: 293-300.
- Chou H-Y, Jagodnik J, Müftü S, Predictions of bone remodeling around dental implant systems, Journal of Biomechanics, 2008, 41: 1365-1373.