biomechanical engineering

biomechanical engineering

The applications of the principles of mechanical engineering to improve the results of surgical treatment, especially by the design of prosthetic parts and the use of new materials. Engineers have answers to many surgeon's problems; close cooperation is essential.
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Jones, Jefferson City (engineering); Janine Smedley, Phoenix (biomechanical engineering)
William is studying chemical engineering and Thomas is studying biomechanical engineering.
The tests were developed by biomechanical engineering experts to provide more information for players making helmet choices, although factors such as fit, comfort and durability were also given as considerations in helmet selection.
Prendergast, "Analysis of prolapse in cardiovascular stents: a constitutive equation for vascular tissue and finite-element modelling," Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, vol.
Pandolfi, "Mechanical characterization of porcine corneas," Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, vol.
Research at the University of Connecticut's Department of Chemical and Biomechanical Engineering and Department of Mechanical Engineering has yielded polymer-based mechanochromic devices that can become transparent or change color in response to mechanical force.
Liu, "Ultrasonic measurement of scleral cross-sectional strains during elevations of intraocular pressure: Method validation and initial results in posterior porcine sclera," Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, vol.
Huiskes, "The predictive value of stress shielding for quantification of adaptive bone resorption around hip replacements," Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, vol.
Anderson, "An efficient and accurate prediction of the stability of percutaneous fixation of acetabular fractures with finite element simulation," Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, vol.
To help develop a new solution, the multi-disciplinary research team included members with expertise in biomechanical engineering, pharmaceutical sciences, infectious disease modeling, polymer chemistry and health care innovation.
Sarkar is listed on a UCLA website as a member of a computational biomechanics research group run by the victim, a professor of biomechanical engineering. The shooting Wednesday brought a massive police response and widespread fear of an active shooter among tens of thousands of people at the university.