19th ANNUAL SYMPOSIUM on
COMPUTATIONAL METHODS IN ORTHOPAEDIC BIOMECHANICS


 Wednesday, January 12th, 2011
California State University, Long Beach
Long Beach, California


Program, 19th Annual Symposium on Computational Methods in Orthopaedic Biomechanics
January 12th, 2011


7:30 AM - 8:20 AM Registration & Breakfast

8:20 AM - 8:30 AM Symposium Opening Remarks

Session I  COMPUTER MODELING AND ALGORITHM DEVELOPMENT 
Moderators: John Rasmussen; Aalborg University
                  Kirk McGilvray; Colorado State University

8:30 AM - 9:45 AM

Modeling the Inelastic Behavior of Trabecular Bone under Conditions of Confined Compression
Kelly N, McGarry JP - National University of Ireland Galway, Ireland


Development of an Algorithm for the Computation of Cortical Bone Adaptation
Pereira AF, Pitsillides AA, Shefelbine SJ - Imperial College London UK


The Effect of Bone Ingrowth Depth on the Shear and Tensile Strength of the Implant-Bone Interface
Tarala M, Waanders D, Biemond JE, Janssen D, Verdonshot N - Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands


Development and Validation of an Iterative Computational Algorithm to Characterize the Viscoelastic Behavior of Biological Tissue

Troyer KL, Puttlitz CM - Colorado State University, Fort Collins, USA

 

Evaluation of Mesh Morphing and Mapping Techniques in Patient Specific Modeling of the Human Pelvis

Salo Z, Whyne C - Sunnybrook Health Science Center, Toronto, Canada

9:45 AM - 10:15 AM Break

Session II  ARTICULATING JOINT BIOMECHANICS        
Moderators: Koichi Kobayashi; Harvard University
                  Elise Morgan; Boston University

10:15 AM - 11:30 AM

A Three-Dimensional Porous Media Contact Analysis of Total Meniscectomy

Kazemi M, Li LP - University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada

 

In-Vitro Evaluation of Hip Joint Contact Areas During Pivoting Motion

Signorelli C, Lopomo N, Bonanzinga T, Giordano G, De Momi E, Zaffagnini S, Safran MR, Ferrigno G - Politecnico di Milano, Milano, Italy

 

Radiocarpal Mechanics from Injured Wrists with Scapholunate Dissociation Compared to Contralateral Controls

Johnson JE, Lee S-P, McIff TE, Toby EB, Fischer KJ - University of Kansas Medical Center, Kanas City, USA

 

An Expedited Approach for Patient-Specific Articular Joint Contact Stress Evaluation

Kern AM, Anderson DD, Brown TD - University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA

 

Anterior Tibial Translation and Load Bearing Mode in an ACL Deficient Knee: A Finite Element Simulation of Monopodal Stance Test

Kwon T-H, Barry MJ, Dhaher YY - Northwestern University, Evanston, USA


11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Lunch

Session III  SPINE BIOMECHANICS        
Moderators: Cari Whyne; University of Toronto
                  Brandon Santoni; Foundation for Orthopaedic Research

1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Correlation of Strain Pattern with Spinal Cord Tissue Damage in a Rat Cervical Spine Model

Russell C, Choo AMT, Tetzlaff W, Chung TE, Oxland TR - University of British Columbia, Canada

 

The Biomechanical Analysis of the Association Between Facet Joint Orientation and Disc Stress in the Intact and Fusion Model

Kang KT, Jang JW, Lee K-II, Chun H-J, Kim H-J, Lee J-M - Yonsei University Seoul, Korea

 

Evaluation of the Importance of Including Specimen-Specific Trabecular Anisotropy in QCT-Based Finite Element Analyses of the Lumbar Spine

Unnikrishnan GU, Morgan EF - Boston University, Boston, USA

 

Digital Volume Correlation of a Rabbit Vertebra under Axial Loading

Gilchrist S, Guy P, Cripton P - University of British Columbia, Canada

 

Numerical Simulation of Spinal Kinematics after low Amplitude High Speed Impact

Kim N, Chun K, Kim D, Liebschner M - Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, USA
2:15 PM - 2:45 PM Break

Session IV  FRACTURE MECHANICS        
Moderators: Ara Nazarian; Havard University
                 Jenni Buckley; University of California San Francisco

2:45 - 4:00 PM

A Finite Element Study of Fracture Patterns in Human Scaphoid Bone

Munsif MA, Jahyaraman G, Sepoori M - Michigan Technological University, Houghton, USA

 

Determinants of Finite Element Predicted Fracture Strength of the Distal Radius

Edwards WB, Troy KL - University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, USA

 

Comparison of Full Field Surface Strain Between FEM and DIC during Impact Loading of the Proximal Femur

Helgason B, Gilchrist S, Chak J, Ferguson SJ, Guy P, Cripton P - University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland

 

Computational Investigation of Cortical Bone Failure Mechanism during Screw Pullout

Feerick EM, Mullett H, FitzPatrick D, McGarry JP - National University of Ireland Galway, Ireland

 

Fracture Mechanics Study of Microcrack Deflection at Cement Lines in Cortical Bone

Oneida EK, van der Meulen MCH, Ingraffea AR - Cornell University, Ithaca, USA
 
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Poster Presentation and Reception




Organized Jointly by:


          

         
          
    

Michael Liebschner, Ph.D.
Associate Professor,                  Director Bio-Innovations
Department of Neurosurgery
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
E-Mail: Liebschner@bcm.edu

Christian Puttlitz, Ph.D.
?Associate Professor, Department of
Mechanical Engineering
Colorado State University
E-Mail: puttlitz@engr.colostate.edu