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82. Didziokas M, Pauws E, Kolby L, Khonsari RH, Moazen M. (in press). BounTI (Boundary-preserving Threshold Iteration): a user-friendly tool for automatic hard tissue segmentation. Journal of Anatomy.

81. Liang C, Landi F, Cetin E, Profico A, Buzi C, Dutel H, Khonsari RH, O’Higgins P, Moazen M. (in press). Functional adaptation of the infant craniofacial system to mechanical loadings arising from masticatory forces. Proceedings of the Royal Society, Part B.

80. Maliuk A, Marghoub A, Williams CJA, Stanley E, Kever L, Vickaryous M, Herrel A, Evans SE, Moazen M. (in press). Comparative analysis of osteoderms across the lizard body. The Anatomical Record.


79. Bloch K, Geoffroy M, Taverne M, van de Lande L, O’Sullivan E, Liang C, Paternoster G, Moazen M, Laporte S, Khonsari RH. 2024. New diagnostic criteria for metopic ridges and trigonocephaly: a 3D geometric approach. Orphanet Journal of Rare Diseases. 19:204. pdf

78. Wang S, Didziokas M, Roscian M, Evans S, Rouget I, Herrel A, Moazen M, Souquet L. 2024. A comparative analysis of the puncturing abilities of cephalopod beak rostra using engineering tools. Marine Biology. 171:131. pdf

77. Didziokas M, Jones D, Alazmani A, Steacy M, Pauws E, Moazen M. 2024. Multiscale mechanical characterisation of the craniofacial system under external forces. Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology. 23:675-685. pdf


76. Ramos O, De Arco L, Cifuentes CA, Moazen M, Wurdemann HA, Munera M. 2023. Mechanical assessment of novel compliant mechanisms for underactuated prosthetic hands. Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology. 11:985901. pdf

75. Marghoub A, Kever L, Williams CJA, Abzhanov A, Vickaryous M, Herrel A, Evans SE, Moazen M. 2023. The role of cranial osteoderms on the mechanics of the skull in scincid lizards. The Anatomical Record. 306:2415-2424. pdf

74. Liang C, Profico A, Buzi C, Khonsari RH, Johnson D, O’Higgins P, Moazen M. 2023. Normal human craniofacial growth and development from 0 to 4 years. Scientific Reports. 13:9641. pdf

73. Maldonado Mejia JC, Munera M, Diaz CAR, Wurdemann HA, Moazen M, Pontes MJ, Vieira Segatto ME, Monteiro ME, Cifuentes CA. 2023. A fabric-based soft hand exoskeleton for assistance: the ExHand exoskeleton. Frontiers in Neurorobotics. 17:1091827. pdf

72. Souquet L, Basuyaux O, Guichard G, Herrel A, Rouget I, Evans S, Moazen M. 2023. The growth of the buccal mass in Sepia officinalis: functional changes throughout ontogeny. Marine Biology. 170:82 pdf

71. Buzi C, Profico A, Liang C, Khonsari RH, O’Higgins P, Moazen M, Harvati K. 2023. Icex: advances in the automatic extraction and volume calculation of cranial cavities. Journal of Anatomy. 242:1172-1183. pdf

70. Cross C, Delye H, Khonsari RH, Moazen M. 2023. A preliminary analysis of replicating the biomechanics of helmet therapy for sagittal craniosynostosis. Child’s Nervous System. 39:989-996. pdf

69. Hoshino Y, Takechi M, Moazen M, Steacy M, Koyabu D, Furutera T, Ninomiya Y, Nuri T, Pauws E, Iseki S. 2023. Synchondrosis fusion contributes to the progression of postnatal craniofacial dysmorphology in syndromic craniosynostosis. Journal of Anatomy. 242:387-401. pdf

68. Naghavi SA, Tamaddon M, Garcia-Souto P, Moazen M, Taylor S, Hua J, Liu C. 2023. A novel hybrid design and modelling of a customized graded Ti6Al4V porous hip implant to reduce stress-shielding: An experimental and numerical analysis. Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology. 11:1092361. pdf


67. Wang K, Kenanidis E, Suleman K, Miodownik M, Avadi M, Horne D, Thompson J, Tsiridis E, Moazen M. 2022. Differences between two sequential uncemented stem sizes in total hip arthroplasty: a comparative biomechanical study and potential clinical implications. SICOT-J. 8:43. pdf

66. Kever L, Olivier D, Marghoub A, Evans SE, Vickaryous MK, Moazen M, Herrel A. 2022. Biomechanical behavior of lizard osteoderms and skin under external loading. Journal of Experimental Biology. 225:jeb244551. pdf

65. Naghavi SA, Tamaddon M, Marghoub A, Wang K, Babamiri BB, Hazeli K, Xu W, Lu X, Sun C, Wang L, Moazen M, Wang L, Li D, Liu C. 2022. Mechanical characterization and numerical modeling of TPMS-based gyroid and diamond Ti6Al4V scaffolds for bone implants: an integrated approach for translation consideration. Bioengineering. 9:504. pdf

64. Galiay L, Cornette R, Lalieve L, Hennocq Q, Cross C, Alazmani A, Moazen M, Khonsari RH. 2022. Intentional craniofacial remodelling in Europe in the XIXth century: quantitative evidence of soft tissue modification from Toulouse France. Journal of Stomatology, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 123:e342-e348. pdf

63. Ramos O, Munera M, Moazen M, Wurdemann HA, Cifuentes CA, 2022. Assessment of soft actuators for hand exoskeletons: plated textile actuators and fiber-reinforced silicone actuators. Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology. 10:924888. pdf

62. Naghavi SA, Wang H, Varma SN, Tamaddon M, Marghoub A, Galbraith R, Balbraith J, Moazen M, Hua J, Xu W, Liu C. On the morphological deviation in additive manufacturing of porous Ti6Al4V scaffold: a design consideration. Materials. 15:4729. pdf

61. Naghavi SA, Sun C, Hejazi M, Tamaddon M, Zheng J, Wang L, Zhang C, Varma S, Li D, Moazen M, Wang L, Liu C. 2022. On the mechanical aspect of additive manufactured polyether-ether-ketone scaffold for repair of large bone defects. Biomaterials Translational. 3:142-151. pdf

60. Moazen M, Hejazi M, Savery D, Jones D, Marghoub A, Alazmani A, Pauws E. 2022. Mechanical loading of cranial joints minimizes the craniofacial phenotype in Crouzon syndrome. Scientific Reports. 12:9693. pdf

59. Cross C, Khonsari RH, Patermoster G, Arnaud E, Larysz D, Kolby L, Johnson D, Ventikos Y, Moazen M. 2022. A computational framework to predict calvarial growth: optimizing management of sagittal craniosynostosis. Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology. 10:913190. pdf

58. Marghoub A, Williams CJA, Vasco Leite J, Kirby AC, Kever L, Porro LB, Barrett PM, Bertazzo S, Abzhanov A, Vickaryous M, Herrel A, Evans SE, Moazen M. 2022. Unravelling the structural variation of lizard osteoderms. Acta Biomaterialia. 146:306-316. pdf

57. Galiay L, Hennocq Q, Cross C, Arnaud E, Larysz D, Kolby L, Paternoster G, Khonsari RH, Moazen M. 2022. Management of sagittal craniosynostosis: morphological comparison of 8 surgical techniques. British Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. 60:499-506. pdf

56. Wang K, Kenanidis E, Gamie Z, Suleman K, Miodownik M, Avadi M, Horne D, Thompson J, Tsiridis E, Moazen M. 2022. The impact of stem fixation method on the Vancouver Type B1 periprosthetic femoral fracture management. SICOT-J. 8:1. pdf

55. Williams C, Kirby A, Marghoub A, Kever L, Ostashevskaya-Gohstand S, Bertazzo S, Moazen M, Abzhanov A, Herrel A, Evans SE, Vickaryous M. 2022. A review of the osteoderms of lizards (Reptilia: Squamata). Biological Reviews. 97:1-19. pdf

54. Penas A, Maldonado-Mejia JC, Ramos O Munera M, Barria P, Moazen M, Wurdemann H, Cifuentes CA. 2022. Towards a fabric-based soft hand exoskeleton for various grasp taxonomies. In Moreno JC, Masood J, Schneider U, Maufroy C, Pons JL. (Ed), Wearable Robotics: Challenges and Trends. Proceedings of the 5th International Symposium on Wearable Robotics, WeRob2020, and of WearRAcon Europe 2020, October 13–16, 2020. Springer Nature.


53. Hanczar M, Moazen M, Day R. 2021. The significance of biomechanics and scaffold structure for bladder tissue engineering. International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 22:12657. pdf

52. Cross C, Khonsari RH, Larysz D, Johnson D, Kolby L, Moazen M. 2021. Predicting and comparing three corrective techniques for sagittal craniosynostosis. Scientific Reports. 11:21216. pdf

51. Liang C, Marghoub A, Kever L, Bertazzo S, Abzhanov A, Vickaryous M, Herrel A, Evans S, Moazen M. 2021. Lizard osteoderms – morphological characterisation, biomimetic design and manufacturing based on three species. Bioinspiration & Biomimetics. 16:066011. pdf

50. Ribera-Navarro A, Gibson A, Shenoy R, Cunningham G, Vakharia V, Moazen M, Kalaskar D. 2021. Critical analysis for a safe design of 3D printed patient-specific surgical guides (PSSG) for pedicle screw insertion in spinal deformities. Annals of 3D Printed Medicine. 3:100022. pdf

49. Ribera-Navarro A, Shenoy R, Cunningham G, Vakharia V, Gibson A, Moazen M, Kalaskar D. 2021. Patient-specific 3D printed surgical guides for pedicle screw insertion: comparison of different guide design approaches. Journal of 3D Printing in Medicine. 5:71-82. pdf

48. Cross C, Khonsari RH, Galiay L, Patermoster G, Johnson D, Ventikos Y, Moazen M. 2021. Using sensitivity analysis to develop a validated computational model of postoperative calvarial growth in sagittal craniosynostosis. Frontiers in Cell and Developmental Biology. 26:9:621249. pdf

47. Marghoub A, Hejazi M, Cross C, Moazen M. 2021. A brief introduction on the biomechanics of craniofacial sutures. In Turgut M, Tubbs RS, Turgut AT, Dumont A. (Ed),  The Sutures of the Skull – Anatomy, Embryology, Imaging, and Surgery. Springer Nature. pdf

46. Eley K, Moazen M, Delso G, Javidan M, Kaggie J, Kalaskar DM, Knowles JC, Owji N, Watt-Smith SR. 2021. Enhancing distraction osteogenesis with CFR-PEEK bone pins and a 3D printed transfer device to permit artefact-free three-dimensional magnetic resonance imaging. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. 32:360-364. pdf

45. Javidan M, Wang K, Moazen M. 2021. 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. pdf


44. Iliadis AD, Bebja R, Wang K, Moazen M, Wright J, Calder P, Goodier D. 2020. Reducing the risk of ring breakage in Taylor Spatial Frames: The effect of frame configuration on strain at the half ring junction. Strategies in Trauma and Limb Reconstruction. 15:146-150. pdf

43. Jones MEH, Groning F, Aspden R, Dutel H, Sharp A, Moazen M, Fagan MJ, Evans SE. 2020 . The biomechanical role of the chondrocranium and the material properties of cartilage. Vertebrate Zoology. 70:699-715. pdf

42. Hendow EK, Moazen M, Iacoviello F, Bozec L, Pellet-Many C, Day RM. 2020. Microporous biodegradable films promote therapeutic angiogenesis. Advanced Healthcare Materials. 9(17): 2000806. pdf

41. Kirby A, Vickaryous M, Boyde A, Olivo A, Moazen M, Bertazzo S, Evans S. 2020. A comparative histological study of the osteoderms in the lizards Heloderma suspectum (Squamata: Helodermatidae) and Varanus komodoensis (Squamata: Varanidae). Journal of Anatomy. 236: 1035-1043. pdf

40. 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. 2020. The multiscale hierarchical structure of heloderma suspectum osteoderms and their mechanical properties. Acta Biomaterialia. 107:194-203. pdf

39. Alturkistani R, A K, Devasahayam S, Thomas R, Colombini EL, Cifuentes CA, Homer-Vanniasinkam S, Wurdemann H, Moazen M. 2020. Affordable passive 3D-printed prosthesis for persons with partial hand amputation. Prosthetics & Orthotics International. 44:92-98. pdf

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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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