Publications

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in press

42. Iacoviello F, Kirby AC, Javanmardi Y, Moeendarbary E, Shabanli M, Tsolaki E, Sharp AC, Hayes MJ, Keevend K, Li JH, Brett DJ, Shearing PR, Olivo A, Herrmann IK, Evans SE, Moazen M, Bertazzo S. (in press). The multiscale hierarchical structure of heloderma suspectum osteoderms and their mechanical properties. Acta Biomaterialia.

41. Alturkistani R, A K, Devasahayam S, Thomas R, Colombini EL, Cifuentes CA, Homer-Vanniasinkam S, Wurdemann H, Moazen M. (in press). Affordable passive 3D-printed prosthesis for persons with partial hand amputation. Prosthetics & Orthotics International.

40. Kirby A, Vickaryous M, Boyde A, Olivo A, Moazen M, Bertazzo S, Evans S. (in press).A comparative histological study of the osteoderms in the lizards Heloderma suspectum (Squamata: Helodermatidae) and Varanus komodoensis (Squamata: Varanidae). Journal of Anatomy.

39. Javidan M, Wang K, Moazen M. (in press). Biomechanical studies of human diaphyseal tibia fracture fixation. In Zhenxian C, Li J, Jin Z. (Ed), Computational Modelling of Biomechanics and Biotribology in the Musculoskeletal System. Elsevier.

2020

38. Malde O, Cross C, Lim CL, Marghoub A, Cunningham ML, Hopper RA, Moazen M. 2020. Predicting calvarial morphology in sagittal craniosynostosis. Scientific Reports. 10:3. pdf

37. Dolack ME, Lee C, Ru Y, Marghoub A, Richtsmeier JT, Jabs EW, Moazen M, Garzon-Alvarado DA, Kraft RH. 2020. Computational morphogenesis of embryonic bone development: past, present, and future. In Niebur GL. (Ed.), Mechanobiology – From Molecular Sensing to Disease. Elsevier. pdf

36. Ahmed K, Greene R, Aston W, Briggs T, Pendegrass C, Moazen M, Blunn G. 2020. Experimental validation of an ITAP numerical model and the effect of implant stem stiffness on bone strain energy. Annals of Biomedical Engineering.48:1382-1395. pdf

2019
35. Meeson R, Moazen M, Sanghani-Kerai A, Osagie-Clouard L, Coathup M, Blunn G. 2019. The influence of gap size on the development of fracture union with a micro external fixator. Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials. 99:161-168. pdf

34. Moazen M, Calder P, Koroma P, Wright J, Taylor S, Blunn G. 2019. An experimental evaluation of fracture movement in two alternative tibial fracture fixation models using a vibrating platform. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part H: Journal of Engineering in Medicine. 233:595-599. pdf

33. Ardestani M, ZhenXian C, Noori-Dokht H, Moazen M, Jin Z. 2019. Computational analysis of knee joint stability following total knee arthroplasty. Journal of Biomechanics. 86:17-26. pdf

32. Osagie-Clouard L, Kaufmann J, Blunn G, Coathup M, Pendegrass C, Meeson R, Briggs T, Moazen M. 2019. Biomechanics of two external fixator devices used in rat femoral fractures. Journal of Orthopaedic Research. 37:293-298. pdf

31. Marghoub A, Libby J, Babbs C, Ventikos Y, Fagan MJ, Moazen M. 2019. Characterizing and modeling bone formation during mouse calvarial development. Physical Review Letters. 122:048103. pdf

30. Wang K, Kenanidis E, Miodownik M, Tsiridis E, Moazen M. 2019. Periprosthetic fracture fixation of the femur following total hip arthroplasty: a review of biomechanical testing – part II . Clinical Biomechanics. 61:144-162. pdf

29. Malde O, Libby J, Moazen M. 2019. An overview of modelling craniosynostosis using finite element method. Molecular Syndromology.10:70-78. pdf

2018

28. Marghoub A, Libby J, Babbs C, Pauws E, Fagan MJ, Moazen M. 2018. Predicting calvarial growth in normal and craniosynostotic mice using a computational approach. Journal of Anatomy. 232:440-448. pdf

2017

27. Libby J, Marghoub A, Johnson D, Khonsari R, Fagan MJ, Moazen M. 2017. Modelling human skull growth: a validated computational model. Journal of The Royal Society Interface. 14:20170202. pdf

2016

26. Moazen M, Leonidou A, Pagkalos J, Marghoub A, Fagan MJ, Tsiridis E, 2016. Application of far cortical locking technology in periprosthetic femoral fracture fixation: a biomechanical study. The Journal of Arthroplasty. 31:1849-1856. pdf

25. Ardestani MM, Moazen M, 2016. How human gait responds to muscle impairment in total knee arthroplasty patients: muscular compensations and articular perturbations. Journal of Biomechanics. 49:1620-1633. pdf

24. Ardestani MM, Ferrigno C, Moazen M, Wimmer MA, 2016. From normal to fast walking: Impact of cadence and stride length on lower extremity joint moments. Gait & Posture. 46:118-125. pdf

23. Moazen M, Alazmani A, Rafferty K, Liu ZJ, Gustafson J, Cunningham ML, Fagan MJ, Herring SW, 2016. Intracranial pressure changes during mouse development. Journal of Biomechanics. 49:123-126. pdf

2015

22. Graham SM, Mak JH, Moazen M, Jones AC, Wilcox RK, Tsiridis E, 2015. Periprosthetic femoral fracture fixation – a biomechanical comparison between proximal locking screws and cables. Journal of Orthopaedic Science. 20:875-880. pdf

21. Moazen M, Peskett E, Babbs C, Pauws E, Fagan MJ, 2015. Mechanical properties of calvarial bones in a mouse model for craniosynostosis. PLoS ONE. 12;10:e0125757. pdf

20. Ardestani MM, Moazen M, Wenjian Y, Maniei E, Ghomsheh FT, Jin Z, 2015. Contribution of geometric design parameters to knee implant performance: conflicting impact of conformity on kinematics and contact mechanics. The Knee. 22:217-224. pdf

19. Ardestani MM, Moazen M, Wenjian Y, Maniei E, Jin Z, 2015. Posterior stabilized versus cruciate retaining total knee arthroplasty designs: conformity affects reliability, design impacts sensitivity. Medical Engineering & Physics. 37:350-360. pdf

18. Ardestani MM, Moazen M, Jin Z, 2015. Sensitivity analysis of human lower extremity joint moments due to changes in gait kinematics. Medical Engineering & Physics. 37:165-174. pdf

17. Ardestani MM, Moazen M, Chen Z, Zhang J, Jin Z, 2015. A real-time topography of maximum contact pressure distribution at medial tibiofemoral knee implant during gait: application to knee rehabilitation. Neurocomputing. 154:174-188. pdf

16. Leonidou A, Moazen M, Lepetsos P, Graham SM, Macheras GA, Tsiridis E, 2015. The biomechanical effect of bone quality and fracture topography on locking plate fixation in periprosthetic femoral fractures. Injury. 46:213-217. pdf

2014

15. Ardestani MM, Moazen M, Jin Z, 2014. Gait Modification and optimization using neural network-genetic algorithm approach: application to knee rehabilitation. Expert Systems with Applications, 41:7466-77. pdf

14. Moazen M, Mak JH, Etchels LW, Jin Z, Wilcox RK, Jones AC, Tsiridis E, 2014. Periprosthetic femoral – a biomechanical comparison between Vancouver type B1 and B2 fixation methods. The Journal of Arthroplasty, 29:495-500. pdf

2013

13. Leonidou A, Moazen M, Skrzypiec DM, Graham SM, Pagkalos J, Tsiridis E, 2013. Evaluation of fracture topography and bone quality in periprosthetic femoral fractures: A preliminary radiographic study of consecutive clinical data. Injury, 44: 1799-1804. pdf

12. Moazen M, Mak JH, Etchels LW, Jin Z, Wilcox RK, Jones AC, Tsiridis E, 2013. The effect of fracture stability on the performance of locking plate fixation in periprosthetic femoral fractures. The Journal of Arthroplasty, 28: 1598-1595. pdf

11. Moazen M, Mak JH, Jones AC, Jin Z, Wilcox RK, Tsiridis E, 2013. Evaluation of a new approch for modelling the screw-bone interface in a locking plate fixation – a corroboration study. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part H: Journal of Engineering in Medicine, 227: 746-756. pdf

10. Graham SM, Moazen M, Leonidou A, Tsiridis E, 2013. Locking plate fixation for Vancouver B1 periprosthetic femoral fractures: a critical analysis of 135 cases. Journal of Orthopaedic Science, 18: 426-436. pdf

9. Moazen M, Costantini D, Bruner E, 2013. A sensitivity analysis to the role of fronto-parietal suture in Lacerta bilineata: a preliminary finite element approach. The Anatomical Record, 296: 198-209. pdf

2012

8. Moazen M, Jones AC, Leonidou A, Jin Z, Wilcox RK, Tsiridis E, 2012. Rigid versus flexible plate fixation for periprosthetic femoral fracture – computer modelling of a clinical case. Medical Engineering & Physics, 34: 1041-1048. pdf

2011

7. Moazen M, Jones AC, Jin Z, Wilcox RK, Tsiridis E, 2011. Periprosthetic fracture fixation of the femur following total hip arthroplasty: a review of biomechanical testing. Clinical Biomechanics, 26: 13-22. pdf

2010

6. Costantini D, Alonso ML, Moazen M, Bruner E, 2010. The relationship between cephalic scales and bones in lizards: a preliminary microtomographic survey on three lacertid species. The Anatomical Record, 293: 183-194. pdf

2009

5. Moazen M, Curtis N, O’Higgins P, Evans SE, Fagan MJ, 2009. Biomechanical assessment of evolutionary changes in the lepidosaurian skull. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science USA, 106: 8273-8277. pdf

4. Moazen M, Curtis N, O’Higgins P, Jones MEH, Evans SE, Fagan MJ, 2009. Assessment of the role of sutures in a lizard skull- a computer modelling study. Proceedings of the Royal Society, Part B, 276: 39-46. pdf

2008

3. Moazen M, Curtis N, Evans SE, O’Higgins P, Fagan MJ, 2008. Combined finite element and multibody dynamics analysis of biting in a Uromastyx hardwickii lizard skull. Journal of Anatomy, 213: 499-508. pdf

2. Curtis N, Kupczik K, O’Higgins P, Moazen M, Fagan MJ, 2008. Predicting skull loading: applying multibody dynamics analysis to a macaque skull. The Anatomical Record, 291: 491-501. pdf

1. Moazen M, Curtis N, Evans SE, O’Higgins P, Fagan MJ, 2008. Rigid-body analysis of a lizard skull: modelling the skull of Uromastyx hardwickii. Journal of Biomechanics, 41: 1274-1280. pdf