Analysis and Design of Biological Materials and Structures

  • Andreas Öchsner
  • Lucas F. M. da Silva
  • Holm Altenbach

Part of the Advanced Structured Materials book series (STRUCTMAT, volume 14)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Stress and Strain Analysis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. J. A. Beltrán-Fernández, L. H. Hernández-Gómez, G. Urriolagoitia-Calderón, A. González-Rebatú, G. Urriolagoitia-Sosa, M. M. Galán Vera et al.
      Pages 3-17
    3. Asawinee Danpinid, Pradit Terdtoon, Phrut Sakulchangsatjatai, Jonathan Vappou, Elisa E. Konofagou
      Pages 19-32
    4. Tipapon Khamdaeng, Phrut Sakulchangsatjatai, Niti Kammuang-Lue, Asawinee Danpinid, Pradit Terdtoon
      Pages 33-42
    5. Ali Merdji, Belabess Bachir Bouiadjra, Rajshree Mootanah, Boualem Serier, Tarik Achour, Noreddine Djebbar
      Pages 43-51
    6. Jose-Luis Perez-Diaz, Juan-Carlos Garcia-Prada, Fernando Romera-Juarez, Efren Diez-Jimenez
      Pages 53-62
    7. Ying Zhang, Hui Fan, Weimin Huang, Yan Chen
      Pages 63-77
    8. C. F. Soon, M. Youseffi, P. Twigg, N. Blagden, M. C. T. Denyer
      Pages 79-99
  3. Properties

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 101-101
    2. Mohammadhossein Fathi, Vajihesadat Mortazavi, Maryam Mazrooei Sebdani
      Pages 103-109
    3. Normunds Sikora, Aris Lacis, Elina Ligere, Valts Ozolins, Lauris Smits, Inta Bergmane et al.
      Pages 111-124
    4. Elina Ligere, Normunds Sikora, Valts Ozolins, Lauris Smits, Inta Bergmane, Aris Lacis et al.
      Pages 125-132
  4. Fluid and Gas

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 133-133
    2. Siti Aslina Hussain, Tan Hong Tat, Mohd Ismail Abdul Hamid, Norhafizah Abdullah, Azni Idris
      Pages 135-150
    3. M. Mazwan Mahat, A. Juliawati, Ishkrizat Taib
      Pages 151-161
    4. N. Zainol, J. Salihon, R. Abdul-Rahman
      Pages 175-184
  5. Related Problems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 185-185
    2. H. D. Silva, L. C. P. Dória, C. P. Dória, C. P. Dória, M. C. T. D. Silva, H. D. Silva Jr. et al.
      Pages 187-200

About this book


This collection provides researchers and scientists with advanced analyses and materials design techniques in Biomaterials and presents mechanical studies of biological structures. In 16 contributions well known experts present their research on Stress and Strain Analysis, Material Properties, Fluid and Gas mechanics and they show related problems.


ACE-X Arterial walls Biomechanical properties C3-C5 cervical porcine vertebrae FEM analysis Mechanobiology Strain analysis Stress analysis hydroxyapatite composite powder

Editors and affiliations

  • Andreas Öchsner
    • 1
  • Lucas F. M. da Silva
    • 2
  • Holm Altenbach
    • 3
  1. 1.Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Department of Applied MechanicsTechnical University of MalaysiaJohorMalaysia
  2. 2.Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade, Departamento de Engenharia MecânicaUniversidade do PortoPortoPortugal
  3. 3.Institut für Mechanik, Fakultät für MaschinenbauOtto-von-Guericke-Universität MagdeburgMagdeburgGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Chemistry and Materials Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-22130-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-22131-6
  • Series Print ISSN 1869-8433
  • Series Online ISSN 1869-8441
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