14th Nordic-Baltic Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Medical Physics

NBC 2008 16–20 June 2008 Riga, Latvia

  • Alexei Katashev
  • Yuri Dekhtyar
  • Janis Spigulis
Conference proceedings

Part of the IFMBE Proceedings book series (IFMBE, volume 20)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIX
  2. Invited papers

  3. Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering

    1. Victor Bagratashvili, E. N. Antonov, S. M. Howdle, J. M. Kanczler, S. Mirmalek-Sani, V. K. Popov et al.
      Pages 12-15
    2. Jörg Bossert, T. Keller
      Pages 16-18
    3. Daniela Ionita, D. Iordachescu
      Pages 19-22
    4. B. Finke, Karsten Schroeder, F. Luethen, J. B. Nebe, J. Rychly, K. Liefeith et al.
      Pages 30-33
    5. H. Liu, H. Fan, E. J. W. Wong, S. Lok Toh, James C. H. Goh
      Pages 34-37
    6. A. V. Karlov, I. A. Khlusov, Y. Dekhtyar, N. Polyaka
      Pages 38-40
    7. Gita Krievina, N. Bezborodovs, G. Makarenkova, S. Nikulsins, Z. Krumina, D. Babarikins
      Pages 41-44
    8. Alevtina Leice, Y. Dekhtyar, N. Britzina, L. Arabere, V. Arhipovich
      Pages 45-47
    9. Janis Locs, L. Berzina-Cimdina, A. Zhurinsh
      Pages 48-51
    10. Mariana Prodana, M. Caposi, D. Iordachescu
      Pages 60-63
    11. Lauris Rupeks, V. Filipenkovs, I. Knets, J. Laizans, V. Vitins
      Pages 64-67
    12. Kristine Salma, N. Borodajenko, A. Plata, L. Berzina-Cimdina, A. Stunda
      Pages 68-71
    13. I. Salma, Pilmane Mara, J. Vetra, L. Berzina-Cimdina, G. Salms, A. Skagers
      Pages 72-75
    14. Lauris Smits, I. Ozolanta, V. Ozolins, A. Lacis, V. Kasyanov
      Pages 76-79
    15. Jolanta Stasko, M. Kalnins, A. Dzene, V. Tupureina
      Pages 80-82
    16. Svitlana Olexsandrivna Tarasenko, Viktor Fedosiyovych Zinchenko
      Pages 83-86
    17. Yu. Dekhtyar, V. Zemite, H. J. Hein
      Pages 87-90
  4. Biomechanics, Artificial Organs, Implants and Rehabilitation

    1. Antonio Fratini, P. Bifulco, M. Cesarelli, M. Romano, G. Pasquariello, A. La Gatta et al.
      Pages 103-106
    2. Martina Fricova, J. Krystufek, Z. Horak, V. Peterova, S. Konvickova
      Pages 107-110
    3. Manne Hannula, A. Hirvikoski, M. Isorinne, J. Jauhiainen
      Pages 119-122
    4. Ákos Jobbágy, P. Simon, G. Fazekas, P. Harcos, Z. Grosz
      Pages 127-130
    5. Kelly Kaneswaran, Khalil Arshak
      Pages 131-134
    6. C. Y. Lin, Li-Tung Chang, T. J. Huang, K. H. Tsai, C. S. Li, G. L. Chang
      Pages 135-138
    7. Valts Ozolins, I. Ozolanta, L. Smits, A. Lacis, V. Kasyanov
      Pages 143-145
    8. Roberts Paeglis, A. Spunde, A. Klavinsh, L. Vilkausha, I. Lacis
      Pages 146-149
    9. J. Park, Jeonghun Ku, S. Cho, D. Y. Kim, I. Y. Kim, S. I. Kim
      Pages 150-153
    10. Janis Pavars, P. Stradins, R. Lacis, I. Ozolanta, V. Kasyanov
      Pages 154-155
    11. Oleg A. Rozenberg, S. V. Sokhan’, V. V. Voznyy
      Pages 156-159
    12. Megan J. Russell, D. M. Rubin, B. Wigdorowitz, T. Marwala
      Pages 160-163
    13. Franco Senatore, D. M. Rubin, G. J. Gibbon
      Pages 168-171
    14. Kueng Horng Tsai, C. Y. Yeh, H. C. Lo, L. T. Chang, J. S. Lee, C. T. Lee
      Pages 172-174
  5. Biomedical Instrumentation and Measurements, Biosensors and Transducers

    1. Agostino Accardo, S. Mezzarobba, M. Millevoi, F. Monti
      Pages 179-182

About these proceedings


14th Nordic – Baltic Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Medical Physics NBC 2008 brought together scientists not only from the Nordic – Baltic region, but from the entire world. This volume presents the Proceedings of this international conference, jointly organized by the Latvian Medical Engineering and Physics Society, Riga Technical University and University of Latvia in close cooperation with International Federation of Medical and Biological Engineering (IFMBE)

The topics covered by the Conference Proceedings include: Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering; Biomechanics, Artificial Organs, Implants and Rehabilitation; Biomedical Instrumentation and Measurements, Biosensors and Transducers; Biomedical Optics and Lasers; Healthcare Management, Education and Training; Information Technology to Health; Medical Imaging, Telemedicine and E-Health; Medical Physics; Micro and Nanoobjects, Nanostructured Systems, Biophysics


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Editors and affiliations

  • Alexei Katashev
    • 1
  • Yuri Dekhtyar
    • 1
  • Janis Spigulis
    • 2
  1. 1.Inst. of Biomedical Engineering and NanotechnologiesRiga Technical UniversityRigaLatvia
  2. 2.Inst. of Atomic Physic and SpectroscopyUniversity of LatviaRigaLatvia

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Engineering Engineering (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-69366-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-69367-3
  • Series Print ISSN 1680-0737
  • Series Online ISSN 1433-9277
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