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13 Citations (Scopus)

Ultrasonic attenuation in polycrystals using a self-consistent approach

Kube, C. M. & Turner, J. A., Jan 1 2015, In : Wave Motion. 57, p. 182-193 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

polycrystals
modulus of elasticity
ultrasonics
attenuation
attenuation coefficients
2014
52 Citations (Scopus)

Altered mechanobiology of Schlemm's canal endothelial cells in glaucoma

Overby, D. R., Zhou, E. H., Vargas-Pinto, R., Pedrigi, R. M., Fuchshofer, R., Braakman, S. T., Gupta, R., Perkumas, K. M., Sherwood, J. M., Vahabikashi, A., Dang, Q., Kim, J. H., Ethier, C. R., Daniel Stamer, W., Fredberg, J. J. & Johnson, M., Sep 23 2014, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 111, 38, p. 13876-13881 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biophysics
Glaucoma
Endothelial Cells
Connective Tissue Growth Factor
Aqueous Humor
18 Citations (Scopus)
alvimopan
Length of Stay
Databases
Costs and Cost Analysis
Colon
1 Citation (Scopus)
Capsule Endoscopes
Endoscopy
Biomechanics
Robotics
Biomechanical Phenomena
4 Citations (Scopus)

Anisotropic loss of toughness with physical aging of work toughened polycarbonate

Strabala, K., Meagher, S., Landais, C., Delbreilh, L., Negahban, M., Saiter, J. M., Turner, J., Ingram, A. & Golovchak, R., Apr 1 2014, In : Polymer Engineering and Science. 54, 4, p. 794-804 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

polycarbonate
Toughening
Polycarbonates
Toughness
Aging of materials
2 Citations (Scopus)

A novel articulated drive mechanism for multifunctional NOTES robot

Shen, T., Warburton, K., Pourghodrat, A., Nelson, C. A. & Oleynikov, D., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME. 8, 3, 030921.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Robots
5 Citations (Scopus)

A predictive model and validation of laser cutting of nitinol with a novel moving volumetric pulsed heat flux

Fu, C. H., Guo, Y. B. & Sealy, M. P., Dec 2014, In : Journal of Materials Processing Technology. 214, 12, p. 2926-2934 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Predictive Model
Heat Affected Zone
Heat Flux
Heat flux
Laser
24 Citations (Scopus)

A theoretical model to predict gas permeability for slip flow through a porous medium

Hooman, K., Tamayol, A., Dahari, M., Safaei, M. R., Togun, H. & Sadri, R., Sep 5 2014, In : Applied Thermal Engineering. 70, 1, p. 71-76 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gas permeability
Porous materials
Pressure drop
Porosity
12 Citations (Scopus)

Austenite-martensite phase transformation of biomedical Nitinol by ball burnishing

Fu, C. H., Sealy, M. P., Guo, Y. B. & Wei, X. T., Dec 2014, In : Journal of Materials Processing Technology. 214, 12, p. 3122-3130 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Burnishing
Martensite
Phase Transformation
Austenite
Ball
38 Citations (Scopus)

Biaxial mechanical properties of the human thoracic and abdominal aorta, common carotid, subclavian, renal and common iliac arteries

Kamenskiy, A., Dzenis, Y., Kazmi, S. A. J., Pemberton, M. A., Pipinos, I. I., Phillips, N. Y., Herber, K., Woodford, T., Bowen, R. E., Lomneth, C. S. & Mactaggart, J. N., Oct 7 2014, In : Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology. 13, 6, p. 1341-1359 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aorta
Iliac Artery
Biaxial
Abdominal Aorta
Arteries
69 Citations (Scopus)

Biodegradable nanofibrous polymeric substrates for generating elastic and flexible electronics

Najafabadi, A. H., Tamayol, A., Annabi, N., Ochoa, M., Mostafalu, P., Akbari, M., Nikkhah, M., Rahimi, R., Dokmeci, M. R., Sonkusale, S., Ziaie, B. & Khademhosseini, A., Sep 3 2014, In : Advanced Materials. 26, 33, p. 5823-5830 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Flexible electronics
Substrates
Sensors
Electronic equipment
Gases
16 Citations (Scopus)

Biomechanical strain as a trigger for pore formation in Schlemm's canal endothelial cells

Braakman, S. T., Pedrigi, R. M., Read, A. T., Smith, J. A. E., Stamer, W. D., Ethier, C. R. & Overby, D. R., Oct 2014, In : Experimental Eye Research. 127, p. 224-235 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Endothelial Cells
Membranes
Aqueous Humor
Glaucoma
Endothelium
3 Citations (Scopus)

Biomimetic attachment to the gastrointestinal tract

Xie, W. & Terry, B. S., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME. 8, 3, 030909.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biomimetics
Gastrointestinal Tract
14 Citations (Scopus)

Can surgical performance benchmarking be generalized across multiple outcomes databases: A comparison of University HealthSystem Consortium and National Surgical Quality Improvement Program

Simorov, A., Bills, N., Shostrom, V., Boilesen, E. & Oleynikov, D., Dec 1 2014, In : American journal of surgery. 208, 6, p. 942-948 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Benchmarking
Quality Improvement
Databases
Length of Stay
Preexisting Condition Coverage
77 Citations (Scopus)

Composite living fibers for creating tissue constructs using textile techniques

Akbari, M., Tamayol, A., Laforte, V., Annabi, N., Najafabadi, A. H., Khademhosseini, A. & Juncker, D., Jul 9 2014, In : Advanced Functional Materials. 24, 26, p. 4060-4067 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

fiber composites
textiles
Textiles
Hydrogel
Tissue
23 Citations (Scopus)

Compressive feedback-based motion control for nanomanipulation - Theory and applications

Song, B., Zhao, J., Xi, N., Chen, H., Lai, K. W. C., Yang, R. & Chen, L., Feb 2014, In : IEEE Transactions on Robotics. 30, 1, p. 103-114 12 p., 6689324.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Scanning probe microscopy
Motion control
Feedback
Controllers
Electric properties

Computational framework for modeling in-stent restenosis

Zhao, S. & Gu, L., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME. 8, 2, 020947.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stents
2 Citations (Scopus)
Small Intestine
Capsules
Pressure

Design of stent crimper using braided wire structure

Kuss, M., Zhao, S. & Gu, L., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME. 8, 3, 030907.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stents
Wire
4 Citations (Scopus)

Disposable fluidic self-propelling robot for colonoscopy

Pourghodrat, A., Dehghani, H., Nelson, C. A., Oleynikov, D., Dasgupta, P. & Terry, B. S., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME. 8, 3, 030931.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fluidics
Colonoscopy
Robots
20 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of the ambient temperature and initial diameter in droplet combustion

Awasthi, I., Pope, D. N. & Gogos, G., Jul 2014, In : Combustion and Flame. 161, 7, p. 1883-1899 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ambient temperature
ignition
flames
heptanes
methyl alcohol
3 Citations (Scopus)

Electrohydraulic robotic manipulator with multiple instruments for minimally invasive surgery

Pourghodrat, A., Nelson, C. A. & Oleynikov, D., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME. 8, 3, 030919.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
Robotics
Surgery
Manipulators
11 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental and numerical investigation of carbon fiber sandwich panels subjected to blast loading

Hua, Y., Akula, P. K. & Gu, L., Jan 1 2014, In : Composites Part B: Engineering. 56, p. 456-463 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon fibers
Shock tubes
Flow separation
Fluid structure interaction
Composite materials
16 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental and numerical investigation of the mechanism of blast wave transmission through a surrogate head

Hua, Y., Akula, P. K., Gu, L., Berg, J. & Nelson, C. A., Jul 1 2014, In : Journal of Computational and Nonlinear Dynamics. 9, 3, 031010.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Blast
Wave transmission
Numerical Investigation
Experimental Investigation
Wave propagation
4 Citations (Scopus)
Shot peening
Fabrication
Lasers
Friction
Wear of materials

Forearm attachment for postamputation weight lifting exercise

Nelson, C. A., Burnfield, J. M., Gu, L., Ems, H. & Ens, Q., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME. 8, 2, 020930.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Weight Lifting
Forearm
9 Citations (Scopus)

Free vibrations of U-shaped atomic force microscope probes

Rezaei, E. & Turner, J. A., May 7 2014, In : Journal of Applied Physics. 115, 17, 174302.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

free vibration
microscopes
probes
flexing
resonant frequencies
28 Citations (Scopus)

Heat and mass transport during microwave heating of mashed potato in domestic oven-model development, validation, and sensitivity analysis

Chen, J., Pitchai, K., Birla, S., Negahban, M., Jones, D. & Subbiah, J., Oct 1 2014, In : Journal of food science. 79, 10, p. E1991-E2004

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

microwave treatment
Solanum tuberosum
Microwaves
ovens
mass transfer
22 Citations (Scopus)

Hiatal hernia repair with biologic mesh reinforcement reduces recurrence rate in small hiatal hernias

Schmidt, E., Shaligram, A., Reynoso, J. F., Kothari, V. M. & Oleynikov, D., Jan 1 2014, In : Diseases of the Esophagus. 27, 1, p. 13-17 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hiatal Hernia
Herniorrhaphy
Sutures
Recurrence
Leg
44 Citations (Scopus)

Hourly cooling load forecasting using time-indexed ARX models with two-stage weighted least squares regression

Guo, Y., Nazarian, E., Ko, J. & Rajurkar, K., Apr 1 2014, In : Energy Conversion and Management. 80, p. 46-53 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cooling
Cooling systems
18 Citations (Scopus)

How does robotic anti-reflux surgery compare with traditional open and laparoscopic techniques: A cost and outcomes analysis

Owen, B., Simorov, A., Siref, A., Shostrom, V. & Oleynikov, D., May 2014, In : Surgical endoscopy. 28, 5, p. 1686-1690 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fundoplication
Robotics
Costs and Cost Analysis
Intensive Care Units
Length of Stay
5 Citations (Scopus)

Implantation and carrier mechanism for long-term biosensing in the small intestine

Tsubaki, A. T., Lewis, W. M. & Terry, B. S., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME. 8, 3, 030956.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Small Intestine
8 Citations (Scopus)

Implementation and validation of aortic remodeling in hypertensive rats

Zhao, S. & Gu, L., Sep 2014, In : Journal of Biomechanical Engineering. 136, 9, 091007.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rats
Arteries
Hypertension
Elastin
Growth
68 Citations (Scopus)

Improvement in gastroesophageal reflux disease symptoms after various bariatric procedures: Review of the Bariatric Outcomes Longitudinal Database

Pallati, P. K., Shaligram, A., Shostrom, V. K., Oleynikov, D., McBride, C. L. & Goede, M. R., Jan 1 2014, In : Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases. 10, 3, p. 502-507 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bariatrics
Gastroesophageal Reflux
Databases
Bariatric Surgery
Gastric Bypass
1 Citation (Scopus)

Influence of stretch ratio on the measurement of arterial stiffness using indentation

Zhao, S., Fullerton, M., Nelson, C. & Gu, L., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME. 8, 2, 020904.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vascular Stiffness
Indentation
Stiffness
25 Citations (Scopus)

Intrinsic verification and a heat conduction database

Cole, K. D., Beck, J. V., Woodbury, K. A. & De Monte, F., Apr 1 2014, In : International Journal of Thermal Sciences. 78, p. 36-47 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heat conduction
conductive heat transfer
Numbering systems
engineering
eigenvalues
8 Citations (Scopus)

Kinematics and interfacing of ModRED: A self-healing capable, 4DOF modular self-reconfigurable robot

Hossain, S. G. M., Nelson, C. A., Chu, K. D. & Dasgupta, P., Aug 18 2014, In : Journal of Mechanisms and Robotics. 6, 4, 041017.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kinematics
Robots
Modular robots
Fault tolerance
Testing
16 Citations (Scopus)

Long-Term Patient Outcomes After Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Procedures

Simorov, A., Ranade, A., Jones, R., Tadaki, C., Shostrom, V., Boilesen, E. & Oleynikov, D., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 18, 1, p. 157-163 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hiatal Hernia
Fundoplication
Reoperation
Recurrence
Heartburn
9 Citations (Scopus)

Measurement of quench depth in railroad wheels by diffuse ultrasonic backscatter

Du, H., Lonsdale, C., Oliver, J., Wilson, B. M. & Turner, J. A., Mar 1 2014, In : Journal of Nondestructive Evaluation. 33, 1, p. 104-110 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Railroads
Wheels
Ultrasonics
Microstructure
Ultrasonic scattering
7 Citations (Scopus)
Angiotensinogen
Kidney
NF-kappa B
Transforming Growth Factors
Fibrosis
7 Citations (Scopus)

Method of dimensional optimization of spherical robots for medical applications using specialized indices

Nouaille, L., Poisson, G., Zhang, X. & Nelson, C. A., Feb 1 2014, In : Advanced Robotics. 28, 3, p. 173-186 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medical applications
Robots
Robotics
Surgery
Kinematics
9 Citations (Scopus)

Microchannel heat transfer with slip flow and wall effects

Cole, K. D., Çetin, B. & Brettmann, L., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer. 28, 3, p. 455-462 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

slip flow
microchannels
heat transfer
Knudsen flow
Peclet number
38 Citations (Scopus)

Microfluidic direct writer with integrated declogging mechanism for fabricating cell-laden hydrogel constructs

Ghorbanian, S., Qasaimeh, M. A., Akbari, M., Tamayol, A. & Juncker, D., Jun 2014, In : Biomedical Microdevices. 16, 3, p. 387-395 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microfluidics
Hydrogel
Hydrogels
Head
Fibers
2 Citations (Scopus)

Miniature fluidic actuators for surgical robotics

Pourghodrat, A. & Nelson, C. A., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME. 8, 3, 030920.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fluidics
Robotics
Actuators
Patient rehabilitation
Rehabilitation
Equipment and Supplies
32 Citations (Scopus)

ModRED: Hardware design and reconfiguration planning for a high dexterity modular self-reconfigurable robot for extra-terrestrial exploration

Baca, J., Hossain, S. G. M., Dasgupta, P., Nelson, C. A. & Dutta, A., Jul 2014, In : Robotics and Autonomous Systems. 62, 7, p. 1002-1015 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Modular robots
Hardware Design
Reconfiguration
Robot
Planning
10 Citations (Scopus)

Morphological and physical analysis of natural phospholipids-based biomembranes

Jacquot, A., Francius, G., Razafitianamaharavo, A., Dehghani, F., Tamayol, A., Linder, M. & Arab-Tehrany, E., Sep 19 2014, In : PloS one. 9, 9, e107435.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

mechanical properties
Phospholipids
phospholipids
Membranes
atomic force microscopy
12 Citations (Scopus)

Nanorobotic investigation identifies novel visual, structural and functional correlates of autoimmune pathology in a blistering skin disease model

Seiffert-Sinha, K., Yang, R., Fung, C. K., Lai, K. W., Patterson, K. C., Payne, A. S., Xi, N. & Sinha, A. A., Sep 8 2014, In : PloS one. 9, 9, e106895.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanorobotics
disease models
skin diseases
Pathology
Skin Diseases
37 Citations (Scopus)

Numerical analysis for curved vortex tube optimization

Bovand, M., Valipour, M. S., Eiamsa-Ard, S. & Tamayol, A., Jan 1 2014, In : International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer. 50, p. 98-107 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

vortex tubes
numerical analysis
Numerical analysis
Vortex flow
optimization
26 Citations (Scopus)

Numerical analysis of the curvature effects on Ranque-Hilsch vortex tube refrigerators

Bovand, M., Valipour, M. S., Dincer, K. & Tamayol, A., Apr 1 2014, In : Applied Thermal Engineering. 65, 1-2, p. 176-183 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Refrigerators
Numerical analysis
Vortex flow
Computational fluid dynamics
Turbulence models