Mechanical & Materials Engineering

Research Output 1977 2020

2020

Influence of microstructural grain-size distribution on ultrasonic scattering

Norouzian, M., Islam, S. & Turner, J. A., Mar 2020, In : Ultrasonics. 102, 106032.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ultrasonics
grain size
attenuation
scattering
statistics

Microfluidic Device for Localized Electroporation

Brooks, J., Jaberi, A. & Yang, R., Jan 1 2020, Methods in Molecular Biology. Humana Press Inc., p. 91-97 7 p. (Methods in Molecular Biology; vol. 2050).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Lab-On-A-Chip Devices
Electroporation
Transfection
Cell Survival
Costs and Cost Analysis
2019

3D Bioprinting in Skeletal Muscle Tissue Engineering

Ostrovidov, S., Salehi, S., Costantini, M., Suthiwanich, K., Ebrahimi, M., Sadeghian, R. B., Fujie, T., Shi, X., Cannata, S., Gargioli, C., Tamayol, A., Dokmeci, M. R., Orive, G., Swieszkowski, W. & Khademhosseini, A., Jun 14 2019, In : Small. 15, 24, 1805530.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Bioprinting
Tissue Engineering
Tissue engineering
Muscle
Skeletal Muscle

3D Electron microscopy characterization of Ag mound-like surface structures made by femtosecond laser surface processing

Peng, E., Roth, A., Zuhlke, C. A., Azadehranjbar, S., Alexander, D. R., Gogos, G. & Shield, J. E., Jun 30 2019, In : Applied Surface Science. 480, p. 1047-1053 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ultrashort pulses
Surface structure
Electron microscopy
Silver
Processing
3 Citations (Scopus)

Accelerated discoveries of mechanical properties of graphene using machine learning and high-throughput computation

Zhang, Z., Hong, Y., Hou, B., Zhang, Z., Negahban, M. & Zhang, J., Jul 2019, In : Carbon. 148, p. 115-123 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Graphene
Learning systems
Throughput
Mechanical properties
Robotics
Curriculum
Education
Research Ethics Committees
PubMed

Active vibration damping of a cable-driven parallel manipulator using a multirotor system

Sun, Y., Newman, M., Zygielbaum, A. & Terry, B., Jan 1 2019, Mechanisms and Machine Science. Springer Netherlands, p. 403-414 12 p. (Mechanisms and Machine Science; vol. 74).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Vibrations (mechanical)
Manipulators
Cables
End effectors
Damping

Adapted motor-assisted elliptical for rehabilitation of children with physical disabilities

Burnfield, J. M., Buster, T. W., Pfeifer, C. M., Irons, S. L., Cesar, G. M. & Nelson, C. A., Mar 1 2019, In : Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME. 13, 1, 011006-1.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Disabled Children
Patient rehabilitation
Rehabilitation
Pediatrics
Equipment and Supplies

Alvimopan usage increasing following radical cystectomy

Belle, J. D., Pooli, A., Oleynikov, D. & Deibert, C. M., Jun 1 2019, In : World Journal of Urology. 37, 6, p. 1151-1155 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

alvimopan
Cystectomy
Length of Stay
Morbidity
Colorectal Surgery

A Microfluidic Platform for Stimulating Chondrocytes with Dynamic Compression

Lee, D., Erickson, A., Dudley, A. T. & Ryu, S., Sep 13 2019, In : Journal of visualized experiments : JoVE. 151

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microfluidics
Chondrocytes
Compressive stress
Growth Plate
Lab-On-A-Chip Devices

A modular cable-driven surgical robot with a safe joint design

Nelson, C. A., Jan 1 2019, Mechanisms and Machine Science. Springer Netherlands, p. 77-84 8 p. (Mechanisms and Machine Science; vol. 66).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Cables
Modular robots
Robots
Robotic surgery

A sensorless force-feedback system for robot-assisted laparoscopic surgery

Zhao, B. & Nelson, C. A., Oct 1 2019, In : Computer Assisted Surgery. 24, sup1, p. 36-43 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Laparoscopy
Surgery
Robots
Feedback
Tumors

Bending Analysis of Stented Coronary Artery: The Interaction between Stent and Vessel

Shen, X., Deng, Y. Q., Ji, S., Zhu, H. F., Jiang, J. B. & Gu, L. X., Aug 1 2019, In : Journal of Mechanics. 35, 4, p. 455-463 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stent
Stents
Coronary Artery
arteries
Vessel
1 Citation (Scopus)

Breathable hydrogel dressings containing natural antioxidants for management of skin disorders

Comotto, M., Saghazadeh, S., Bagherifard, S., Aliakbarian, B., Kazemzadeh-Narbat, M., Sharifi, F., Mousavi Shaegh, S. A., Arab-Tehrany, E., Annabi, N., Perego, P., Khademhosseini, A. & Tamayol, A., Apr 1 2019, In : Journal of Biomaterials Applications. 33, 9, p. 1265-1276 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrogel
Alginate
Antioxidants
Hydrogels
Skin

Characterization of microstructural anisotropy in pearlitic steel with mode-converted ultrasonic scattering

Du, H., Turner, J. A. & Hu, P., Mar 2019, In : NDT and E International. 102, p. 189-193 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ultrasonic scattering
Steel
Anisotropy
ultrasonics
steels

Characterizing AFM Tip Lateral Positioning Variability Through Non-vector Space Control-based Nanometrology

Sun, Z., Cheng, Y., Xi, N., Yang, R., Yang, Y., Chen, L. & Song, B., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atomic force microscopy
Nanotechnology
Navigation
Demonstrations
Decision making

Comparison of self-organized micro/nanostructure formation on copper using dual-pulse versus single-pulse femtosecond laser surface processing

Zuhlke, C. A., Roth, N., Ediger, A., Tsubaki, A., Peng, E., Anderson, M., Kruse, C., Shield, J., Gogos, G. & Alexander, D. R., Jan 1 2019, Laser-Based Micro- and Nanoprocessing XIII. Klotzbach, U., Watanabe, A. & Kling, R. (eds.). SPIE, 109060Q. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 10906).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Femtosecond Laser Pulses
Ultrashort pulses
Nanostructures
Copper
Laser pulses
Tomography
Cones
Computational fluid dynamics
Orthotics
Vorticity

Conditionally extraordinary transmission in periodic parity-time symmetric phononic crystals

Yi, J., Negahban, M., Li, Z., Su, X. & Xia, R., Nov 2019, In : International Journal of Mechanical Sciences. 163, 105134.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

parity
Crystals
crystals
Crystal symmetry
Coalescence

Controlling properties of acrylate/epoxy interpenetrating polymer networks by premature termination of radical polymerization of acrylate

Li, W., Delpouve, N., Araujo, S., Batteux, F., Bobo, E., Saiter, J. M., Tan, L. & Negahban, M., Jan 1 2019, In : Polymer Engineering and Science. 59, 8, p. 1729-1738 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Interpenetrating polymer networks
Free radical polymerization
Curing
Photopolymerization
Tensile testing

Deep learning segmentation of coronary calcified plaque from intravascular optical coherence tomography (IVOCT) images with application to finite element modeling of stent deployment

Gharaibeh, Y., Dong, P., Prabhu, D., Kolluru, C., Lee, J., Zimin, V., Mozafari, H., Bizzera, H., Gu, L. & Wilson, D., Jan 1 2019, Medical Imaging 2019: Image-Guided Procedures, Robotic Interventions, and Modeling. Fei, B. & Linte, C. A. (eds.). SPIE, 109511C. (Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE; vol. 10951).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Stents
Optical tomography
Optical Coherence Tomography
calcification
lumens
1 Citation (Scopus)

Design of a Model-Free Cross-Coupled Controller with Application to Robotic NOTES

Shen, T., Nelson, C. A. & Bradley, J., Aug 15 2019, In : Journal of Intelligent and Robotic Systems: Theory and Applications. 95, 2, p. 473-489 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Orifices
Surgery
Robotics
Synchronization
Controllers

Design rules for additive manufacturing – Understanding the fundamental thermal phenomena to reduce scrap

Yavari, M. R., Cole, K. D. & Rao, P. K., Jan 1 2019, In : Procedia Manufacturing. 33, p. 375-382 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Open Access
3D printers
Heat flux
Metals
Geometry
Supercomputers

Development of an in vitro traumatic brain injury model using 3d cultured neural stem cells and 3d printed device

Shi, W., Kuss, M. A., Dong, P., Gu, L., Kim, H. J. & Duan, B., Jan 1 2019, Society for Biomaterials Annual Meeting and Exposition 2019: The Pinnacle of Biomaterials Innovation and Excellence - Transactions of the 42nd Annual Meeting. Society for Biomaterials, 1 p. (Transactions of the Annual Meeting of the Society for Biomaterials and the Annual International Biomaterials Symposium; vol. 40).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Brain models
Neural Stem Cells
Stem cells
Brain
Equipment and Supplies

Dielectric and calorimetric signatures of chain orientation in strong and tough ultrafine electrospun polyacrylonitrile

Araujo, S., Delpouve, N., Delbreilh, L., Papkov, D., Dzenis, Y. & Dargent, E., Sep 12 2019, In : Polymer. 178, 121638.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polyacrylonitriles
Glass transition
Fibers
Differential scanning calorimetry
Temperature

Dipolophoresis in concentrated suspensions of ideally polarizable spheres

Mirfendereski, S. & Park, J. S., Sep 25 2019, In : Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 875, p. R3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electrophoresis
Volume fraction
Hydrodynamics
hydrodynamics
electrophoresis

Distributed configuration formation with modular robots using (sub)graph isomorphism-based approach

Dutta, A., Dasgupta, P. & Nelson, C., Apr 1 2019, In : Autonomous Robots. 43, 4, p. 837-857 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Modular robots
Planning
4 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of initial imperfections of struts on the mechanical behavior of tensegrity structures

Cai, J., Yang, R., Wang, X. & Feng, J., Jan 1 2019, In : Composite Structures. 207, p. 871-876 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Struts
Defects
Stiffness
Bearing capacity
Loads (forces)

Effects of surface layer of AISI 304 on micro EDM performance

Liu, Q., Zhang, Q., Zhang, M., Yang, F. & Rajurkar, K. P., May 2019, In : Precision Engineering. 57, p. 195-202 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electric discharge machining
Machining
Pickling
Steel
Oxidation

Enhanced ultrasonic detection of near-surface flaws using transverse-wave backscatter

Huang, Y., Turner, J. A., Song, Y., Ni, P. & Li, X., Sep 2019, In : Ultrasonics. 98, p. 20-27 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

transverse waves
ultrasonics
defects
echoes
high gain
1 Citation (Scopus)

Ergonomics of minimally invasive surgery: an analysis of muscle effort and fatigue in the operating room between laparoscopic and robotic surgery

Armijo, P. R., Huang, C. K., High, R., Leon, M., Siu, J. K-C. & Oleynikov, D., Jul 15 2019, In : Surgical endoscopy. 33, 7, p. 2323-2331 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Muscle Fatigue
Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
Human Engineering
Robotics
Operating Rooms

Evaluation of ecosystem for design assessment and verification by BAJA dynamometer capstone team at the university of Nebraska

Steingrimsson, B., Phan, B., Nelson, C., Frederick, T. & Yi, S., Apr 2 2019, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2019-April, April

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Dynamometers
Ecosystems
Racing automobiles
Straw
Productivity

Experimental evaluation of self-expandable metallic tracheobronchial stents

Wang, Y., Dong, P., Ke, J., Shen, X., Li, Z., Ren, K., Han, X. & Gu, L., Jan 1 2019, In : Nanotechnology Reviews. 8, 1, p. 136-142 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Stents
Self Expandable Metallic Stents
Bending tests
Indentation
Compaction
3 Citations (Scopus)

Fabrication of Hydrogels with a Stiffness Gradient Using Limited Mixing in the Hele-Shaw Geometry

Lee, D., Golden, K., Rahman, M. M., Moran, A., Gonzalez, B. & Ryu, S., Nov 1 2019, In : Experimental Mechanics. 59, 9, p. 1249-1259 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrogels
Stiffness
Fabrication
Geometry
Gels
1 Citation (Scopus)

Fabrication of ODS Austenitic Steels and CoCrFeNi High-Entropy Alloys by Spark Plasma Sintering for Nuclear Energy Applications

Yan, X., Zhang, X., Wang, F., Stockdale, T., Dzenis, Y., Nastasi, M. & Cui, B., Aug 15 2019, In : JOM. 71, 8, p. 2856-2867 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spark plasma sintering
Austenitic steel
Nuclear energy
Oxides
Entropy
1 Citation (Scopus)

Flaw detection with ultrasonic backscatter signal envelopes

Song, Y., Kube, C. M., Peng, Z., Turner, J. A. & Li, X., Feb 1 2019, In : Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 145, 2, p. EL142-EL148

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

nondestructive tests
envelopes
ultrasonics
thresholds
defects

Glocal integrity in 420 stainless steel by asynchronous laser processing

Sealy, M. P., Hadidi, H., Kanger, C. J., Yan, X. L., Cui, B. & McGeough, J. A., 2019, In : CIRP Annals. 68, 1, p. 189-192 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Shot peening
3D printers
Stainless steel
Lasers
Printing

Hemodynamic interference of serial stenoses and its impact on FFR and iFR measurements

Ju, S. & Gu, L., Jan 14 2019, In : Applied Sciences (Switzerland). 9, 2, 279.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hemodynamics
Hemodynamics
interference
spacing
Vortex flow

Hemodynamics and wall mechanics after surgical repair of aortic arch: Implication for better clinical decisions

Ju, S., Abdullah, I., Lin, S. & Gu, L., Feb 25 2019, In : Applied Sciences (Switzerland). 9, 4, 807.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
hemodynamics
arches
Hemodynamics
Arches
Grafts
1 Citation (Scopus)

Identifying patients at risk for urinary retention following inguinal herniorrhaphy: a single institution study

Hall, B. R., Armijo, P. R., Grams, B., Lomelin, D. & Oleynikov, D., Apr 1 2019, In : Hernia. 23, 2, p. 311-315 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Urinary Retention
Groin
Herniorrhaphy
Inguinal Hernia
Hernia

Impact of calcium quantifications on stent expansions

Dong, P., Bezerra, H. G., Wilson, D. L. & Gu, L., Feb 1 2019, In : Journal of Biomechanical Engineering. 141, 2, 021010.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stents
Calcium
Arteries
Struts
Stress concentration

Influence of Copper Oxide on Femtosecond Laser Surface Processed Copper Pool Boiling Heat Transfer Surfaces

Kruse, C., Tsubaki, A., Zuhlke, C., Alexander, D., Anderson, M., Peng, E., Shield, J., Ndao, S. & Gogos, G., May 1 2019, In : Journal of Heat Transfer. 141, 5, 051503.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Copper oxides
copper oxides
Ultrashort pulses
boiling
Boiling liquids
3 Citations (Scopus)
Concrete mixtures
Geopolymers
Ointments
Hydrates
Energy dispersive spectroscopy

Low velocity impact of ABS after shot peening predefined layers during additive manufacturing

Hadidi, H., Mailand, B., Sundermann, T., Johnson, E., Madireddy, G., Negahban, M., Delbreilh, L. & Sealy, M., Jan 1 2019, In : Procedia Manufacturing. 34, p. 594-602 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Open Access
3D printers
Shot peening
Butadiene
Styrene
Impact strength
2 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanical and Biochemical Stimulation of 3D Multilayered Scaffolds for Tendon Tissue Engineering

Rinoldi, C., Fallahi, A., Yazdi, I. K., Campos Paras, J., Kijeńska-Gawrońska, E., Trujillo-De Santiago, G., Tuoheti, A., Demarchi, D., Annabi, N., Khademhosseini, A., Swieszkowski, W. & Tamayol, A., Jun 10 2019, In : ACS Biomaterials Science and Engineering. 5, 6, p. 2953-2964 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tendons
Scaffolds (biology)
Tissue engineering
Scaffolds
Mechanical properties

Mechanical characterization of braided self-expanding stents: Impact of design parameters

Zheng, Q., Mozafari, H., Li, Z., Gu, L., An, M., Han, X. & You, Z., Sep 1 2019, In : Journal of Mechanics in Medicine and Biology. 19, 6, 1950038.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stents
Stiffness
Wire
Convergence of numerical methods
Finite element method

Mechanical contribution of vascular smooth muscle cells in the tunica media of artery

Mozafari, H., Zhou, C. & Gu, L., Jan 1 2019, In : Nanotechnology Reviews. 8, 1, p. 50-60 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
Tunica Media
Vascular Smooth Muscle
Smooth Muscle Myocytes
Muscle
Arteries

Mechanical Stimulation of Growth Plate Chondrocytes: Previous Approaches and Future Directions

Lee, D., Erickson, A., Dudley, A. T. & Ryu, S., Nov 1 2019, In : Experimental Mechanics. 59, 9, p. 1261-1274 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cartilage
Microfluidics
Bone
Tissue
Metabolism

Microfluidic Study on the Two-Phase Fluid Flow in Porous Media During Repetitive Drainage-Imbibition Cycles and Implications to the CAES Operation

Zhang, J., Zhang, H., Lee, D., Ryu, S. & Kim, S., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Transport in Porous Media.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microfluidics
Drainage
Porous materials
Flow of fluids
Fluids
2 Citations (Scopus)
Lactic acid
Magnesium
Composite materials
Coatings
Polymer matrix