Mechanics of Biological Systems and Materials, Volume 7

Proceedings of the 2014 Annual Conference on Experimental and Applied Mechanics

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

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Jennifer Hay, Sabina Cherneva
    Pages 1-6
  3. Lorenzo Scalise, Barbara Lonzi, Natascia Bernacchia
    Pages 7-17
  4. Morteza Khaleghi, Cosme Furlong, Jeffrey Tao Cheng, John J. Rosowski
    Pages 19-25
  5. MariAnne Sullivan, Barton C. Prorok
    Pages 27-31
  6. Y.-J. Syu, R.-L. Lin, N.-S. Liou
    Pages 33-36
  7. Rachel A. Tomlinson, Wei Kang Aui Yong, Guy Morton, Zeike A. Taylor
    Pages 37-45
  8. Randy A. Mrozek, Yelena R. Sliozberg, Jan W. Andzelm, Joseph L. Lenhart
    Pages 47-51
  9. S. L. York, J. D. King, A. S. Pietros, B. Zhang Newby, P. Sethu, M. M. Saunders
    Pages 53-59
  10. J. D. King, D. Hayes, K. Shah, S. L. York, P. Sethu, M. M. Saunders
    Pages 61-67
  11. Michael W. Keller, Kevin A. Adams, Roger Mailler
    Pages 69-74
  12. Mehedi Hasan, Corina Drapaca
    Pages 75-79
  13. Xiaochang Leng, Xin Chen, Xiaomin Deng, Michael A. Sutton, Susan M. Lessner
    Pages 81-88

About these proceedings


Mechanics of Biological Systems and Materials, Volume 7: Proceedings of the 2014 Annual Conference on Experimental and Applied Mechanics, the seventh 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:

Soft Tissues Mechanics

Natural Materials & Bio-Inspiration

Tissue Engineering

Cells Mechanics


Biological materials & mechanics Cell mechanics 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 2014

Editors and affiliations

  • Francois Barthelat
    • 1
  • Chad Korach
    • 2
  • Pablo Zavattieri
    • 3
  • Barton C. Prorok
    • 4
  • K. Jane Grande-Allen
    • 5
  1. 1.Dept of Mechanical EnggMcGill UniversityMontrealCanada
  2. 2.Stony Brook UniversityStony BrookUSA
  3. 3.Purdue UniversityWest LafayetteUSA
  4. 4.Auburn UniversityAuburnUSA
  5. 5.Rice UniversityHoustonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Society for Experimental Mechanics, Inc. 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-06973-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-06974-6
  • Series Print ISSN 2191-5644
  • Series Online ISSN 2191-5652
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