Material Parameter Identification and Inverse Problems in Soft Tissue Biomechanics

Suggested readings

S. Avril, S.L Evans Guest Edts. Inverse problems and material identification in tissue biomechanics – Special issue of the Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials,  Volume 27,  November 2013.

J.D. Humphrey. Review Paper: Continuum biomechanics of soft biological tissues. Proceedings of Royal Society London A, January 2003  vol. 459, no. 2029,  3–46.

S.A Maas, B.J. Ellis, G.A. Ateshian, J.A. Weiss. FEBio: Finite Elements for Biomechanics. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, 134(1):011005, 2012.

H.R.C. Screen. Hierarchical approaches to understanding tendon mechanics. Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers Journal of Biomechanical Science and Eng-ineering, vol. 4, (4) 481–499, 2009.

M. Geerligs, L.C.A. van Breemen, G.W.M. Peters, P.A.J. Ackermans, F.P.T. Baaijens, C.W.J. Oomens, In vitro indentation to determine the mechanical properties of epidermis, Journal of Biomechanics, 44, 1176–1181, 2011.

L. Dubuis, S. Avril; J. Debayle, P. Badel. Identification of the material parameters of soft tissues in the compressed leg. Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering, 2012, 15(1) pp 3–11.

G. Martufi and T.C. Gasser. Review: The role of biomechanical modeling in the rupture risk assessment for abdominal aortic aneurysms. J. Biomech. Eng. 135:021010. doi: 10.1115/1.4023254, 2013.

R.B. Groves, S.A. Coulman, J.C. Birchall,  S.L. Evans. An anisotropic, hyperelastic model for skin: Experimental measurements, finite element modelling and identification of parameters for human and murine skin.  Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 18, 167–180, 2013.

J. Vincent. Structural Biomaterials: Third Edition. Princeton University Press, 2012.

S. Avril and S.L. Evans editors. Material parameter identification and inverse problems in soft tissue biomechanics. Textbook edited after the C1511 CISM school held in 2015, in press, Springer.


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