Mechanics of Biological Systems and Materials, Volume 4

Proceedings of the 2013 Annual Conference on Experimental and Applied Mechanics

  • François Barthelat
  • Pablo Zavattieri
  • Chad S. Korach
  • Barton C. Prorok
  • K. Jane Grande-Allen
Conference proceedings

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Morteza Khaleghi, Ivo Dobrev, Ellery Harrington, Cosme Furlong, John J. Rosowski
    Pages 1-9
  3. Gregory A. Von Forell, Peter S. Hyoung, Anton E. Bowden
    Pages 11-14
  4. Jennifer M. Kreuz, Kendra N. Erskine, Alicia A. Blancas, K. Jane Grande-Allen
    Pages 15-23
  5. Ahmad Khayer Dastjerdi, Elton Tan, François Barthelat
    Pages 25-33
  6. Mohamed G. Gabr, Michael A. Sutton, Susan M. Lessner, Stephane Avril, Pierre Badel
    Pages 35-40
  7. S. Javid, V. Kushvaha, G. Karami, S. McEligot, D. Dragomir-Daescu
    Pages 53-57
  8. Elham Hamed, Ekaterina Novitskaya, Jun Li, Alexander Setters, Woowon Lee, Joanna McKittrick et al.
    Pages 59-65
  9. A. N. Okioga, R. J. Greene, D. G. Patrick, R. A. Tomlinson
    Pages 67-73
  10. D. R. Drodge, B. Mortimer, C. R. Siviour, C. Holland
    Pages 75-77
  11. Chad S. Korach, Matvey Sirotkin, Ranjith Krishna Pai
    Pages 79-82
  12. Seyed Mohammad Mirkhalaf Valashani, François Barthelat
    Pages 83-91
  13. MariAnne Sullivan, Barton C. Prorok
    Pages 93-98
  14. Takeo Matsumoto, Akihisa Fukunaga, Kengo Narita, Yohei Uno, Kazuaki Nagayama
    Pages 99-106
  15. M. S. Hutson, G. W. Brodland, X. Ma, H. E. Lynch, A. K. Jayasinghe, J. Veldhuis
    Pages 107-115
  16. Shigeru Tadano, Satoshi Yamada
    Pages 117-122
  17. Wei Zhang, Srinivasan Arjun Tekalur, Ziwei Zhong
    Pages 123-126
  18. R. S. Armiger, Y. Otake, A. S. Iwaskiw, A. C. Wickwire, K. A. Ott, L. M. Voo et al.
    Pages 127-134
  19. Hwabok Wee, Arkady Voloshin
    Pages 135-140
  20. S. Acevedo-Acevedo, B. Napiwocki, W. C. Crone
    Pages 141-145
  21. Jennet Toyjanova, Estefany Flores-Cortez, Jonathan S. Reichner, Christian Franck
    Pages 147-154
  22. Erica D. Chin, Jenny Ma, Christopher L. Lee, Hernan J. Jara
    Pages 155-161
  23. S. Topaiboul, C.-C. Guo, R.-H. Gao, N.-S. Liou
    Pages 169-172
  24. M. Pinto, Y. K. Kim, A. F. Lewis, V. Chalivendra
    Pages 173-177
  25. Jinkyu Yang, Sophia N. Sangiorgio, Sean L. Borkowski, Edward Ebramzadeh, Chiara Daraio
    Pages 185-189

About these proceedings


Mechanics of Biological Systems and Materials, Volume 4: Proceedings of the 2013 Annual Conference on Experimental and Applied Mechanics, the fourth volume of eight from the Conference, brings together contributions to this important area of research and engineering.  The collection presents early findings and case studies on a wide range of areas, including:


Structure-Function & Design of Soft Biological Tissues

Soft Tissue Biomechanics: Nanoscale to Physiological Control

Bone Mechanics

Biomimetic Materials

Residual Stresses in Biological Materials


Cellulose Materials


Biological Materials & Mechanics Cell Mechanics Imaging Methods Indentation Methods in Soft Materials Mechanics of Biomimetic Materials Mechanics of Bone and Related Materials Mechanics of Brain Tissues and Structures Mechanics of Soft Materials and Tissues Mechanics of Tissue Damage Multi-scale Mechanics of Natural Fibers SEM 2013

Editors and affiliations

  • François Barthelat
    • 1
  • Pablo Zavattieri
    • 2
  • Chad S. Korach
    • 3
  • Barton C. Prorok
    • 4
  • K. Jane Grande-Allen
    • 5
  1. 1.McGill UniversityMontrealCanada
  2. 2.Purdue UniversityWest LafayetteUSA
  3. 3.State University of New YorkStony BrookUSA
  4. 4.Auburn UniversityAuburnUSA
  5. 5.Rice UniversityHoustonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Society for Experimental Mechanics, Inc. 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-00776-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-00777-9
  • Series Print ISSN 2191-5644
  • Series Online ISSN 2191-5652
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