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Advances in Materials Science and Engineering
Volume 2018, Article ID 4985030, 7 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2018/4985030
Research Article

Characterization of Esthetic Orthodontic Wires Made from Glass-Fiber-Reinforced Thermoplastic Containing High-Strength, Small-Diameter Glass Fibers

1Department of Dental Biomaterials, Nihon University School of Dentistry at Matsudo, 2-870-1 Sakaecho Nishi, Matsudo, Chiba 271-8587, Japan
2Department of Orthodontics, Nihon University School of Dentistry at Matsudo, 2-870-1 Sakaecho Nishi, Matsudo, Chiba 271-8587, Japan
3Department of Mechanical Engineering, College of Industrial Technology, Nihon University, 1-2-1 Izumicho, Narashino, Chiba 275-8575, Japan
4Department of Precision Machinery Engineering, College of Science and Technology, Nihon University, 7-24-1 Narashinodai, Funabashi, Chiba 274-8501, Japan

Correspondence should be addressed to Yasuhiro Tanimoto; pj.ca.u-nohin@orihusay.otominat

Received 19 September 2017; Revised 17 November 2017; Accepted 28 November 2017; Published 28 January 2018

Academic Editor: Fabrizio Sarasini

Copyright © 2018 Yasuhiro Tanimoto et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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