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30 Citations (Scopus)

Passive biaxial mechanical properties and in vivo axial pre-stretch of the diseased human femoropopliteal and tibial arteries

Kamenskiy, A., Pipinos, I. I., Dzenis, Y., Lomneth, C. S., Kazmi, S. A. J., Phillips, N. Y. & Mactaggart, J. N., Mar 1 2014, In : Acta Biomaterialia. 10, 3, p. 1301-1313 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tibial Arteries
Anisotropy
Arteries
Reconstruction (structural)
Elastin
1 Citation (Scopus)

Peritoneal microbubble oxygenation: An extrapulmonary respiration treatment in rabbits

Legband, N., Feshitan, J., Borden, M. & Terry, B., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME. 8, 3, 030944.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microbubbles
Oxygenation
Respiration
Rabbits
1 Citation (Scopus)

Porous biodegradable starch-based polymer: Effects of plasticizers on the physical properties

Jadawi, A., Saiter, J. M., Barbe, F. & Negahban, M., Jun 2014, In : Macromolecular Symposia. 340, 1, p. 65-72 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Plasticizers
plasticizers
starches
glycerols
Starch
22 Citations (Scopus)

Power harvesting systems design for railroad safety

Pourghodrat, A., Nelson, C. A., Hansen, S. E., Kamarajugadda, V. & Platt, S. R., Jul 2014, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part F: Journal of Rail and Rapid Transit. 228, 5, p. 504-521 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Railroad crossings
Railroad tracks
Railroads
Accidents
Railroad transportation
28 Citations (Scopus)

Pulse lavage is inadequate at removal of biofilm from the surface of total knee arthroplasty materials

Urish, K. L., DeMuth, P. W., Craft, D. W., Haider, H. & Davis, C. M., Jun 2014, In : Journal of Arthroplasty. 29, 6, p. 1128-1132 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Knee Replacement Arthroplasties
Therapeutic Irrigation
Biofilms
Debridement
Infection
2 Citations (Scopus)

Quantifying plant cell-wall failure in vivo using nanoindentation

Forouzesh, E., Goel, A. K. & Turner, J. A., Sep 1 2014, In : MRS Communications. 4, 3, p. 107-111 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanoindentation
Tungsten
Experiments
Loads (forces)
Cells
5 Citations (Scopus)

SearchUCSG: A fast coalition structure search algorithm for modular robot reconfiguration under uncertainty

Dutta, A., Dasgupta, P., Baca, J. & Nelson, C., Mar 2014, In : Robotica. 32, 2, p. 225-244 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Modular robots
Coalitions
Reconfiguration
Search Algorithm
Robot
4 Citations (Scopus)

Short bowel syndrome after laparoscopic procedures

McBride, C. L., Oleynikov, D., Sudan, D. & Thompson, J. S., Apr 1 2014, In : American Surgeon. 80, 4, p. 382-385 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Short Bowel Syndrome
Intestinal Volvulus
Ischemia
Cholecystectomy
Bariatrics
6 Citations (Scopus)

Spherical wrist dimensional synthesis adapted for tool-guidance medical robots

Essomba, T., Nouaille, L., Laribi, M. A., Nelson, C. A., Zeghloul, S. & Poisson, G., 2014, In : Mechanics and Industry. 15, 3, p. 217-223 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Robots
Medical applications
Kinematics
Specifications
Surgery
28 Citations (Scopus)

Systemic oxygen delivery by peritoneal perfusion of oxygen microbubbles

Feshitan, J. A., Legband, N. D., Borden, M. A. & Terry, B. S., Mar 1 2014, In : Biomaterials. 35, 9, p. 2600-2606 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microbubbles
Perfusion
Oxygen
Oxygenation
Rats
31 Citations (Scopus)

Three-dimensional bending, torsion and axial compression of the femoropopliteal artery during limb flexion

Mactaggart, J. N., Phillips, N. Y., Lomneth, C. S., Pipinos, I. I., Bowen, R., Baxter, B. T., Johanning, J. M., Longo, G. M., Desyatova, A. S., Moulton, M. J., Dzenis, Y. & Kamenskiy, A., Jul 18 2014, In : Journal of Biomechanics. 47, 10, p. 2249-2256 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Axial compression
Torsional stress
Extremities
Arteries
Popliteal Artery
1 Citation (Scopus)

Tool tracking in a laparoscopic virtual reality training system

Zahiri, M., Booton, R., Nelson, C. A. & Siu, J. K-C., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME. 8, 2, 020944.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Virtual reality
33 Citations (Scopus)

Ultrasonic attenuation in pearlitic steel

Du, H. & Turner, J. A., Mar 1 2014, In : Ultrasonics. 54, 3, p. 882-887 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ultrasonics
attenuation
steels
microstructure
treads
2 Citations (Scopus)

Ultrasonic machining of biomass using biodegradable slurry

Ahluwalia, D., Borrelli, M. J., Smithson, K., Rajurkar, K. P. & Malshe, A. P., 2014, In : CIRP Annals - Manufacturing Technology. 63, 1, p. 217-220 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Starch
Machining
Biomass
Ultrasonics
Blood
2013

Accelerometer based absolute positioning for a miniature in-vivo surgical robot

Bartels, J., Frederick, T., Markvicka, E., Lackas, K., Farritor, S. M. & Oleynikov, D., Jul 3 2013, In : Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME. 7, 3, 030919.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Accelerometers
Robotic surgery
6 Citations (Scopus)
Microchannels
Pressure drop
Reynolds number
Microsystems
Fabrication
12 Citations (Scopus)
Endarterectomy
Angioplasty
Hemodynamics
Mechanical Stress
Arteries
11 Citations (Scopus)

A new angle on microscopic suspension feeders near boundaries

Pepper, R. E., Roper, M., Ryu, S., Matsumoto, N., Nagai, M. & Stone, H. A., Oct 15 2013, In : Biophysical journal. 105, 8, p. 1796-1804 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Suspensions
Aptitude
Ecosystem
Life Style
Bacteria

Artery Remodeling in Hypotension Using a Topology Optimization Method

Zhao, S. & Gu, L., Jul 3 2013, In : Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME. 7, 3, 030929.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Shape optimization
Hypotension
Arteries
14 Citations (Scopus)

Articulated manipulator with multiple instruments for natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery

Seow, C. M., Chin, W. J., Nelson, C. A., Nakamura, A., Farritor, S. M. & Oleynikov, D., Sep 24 2013, In : Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME. 7, 4, 041004.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Natural Orifice Endoscopic Surgery
Orifices
Surgery
Manipulators
Robots
121 Citations (Scopus)

Bio-inspired functional surfaces for advanced applications

Malshe, A., Rajurkar, K., Samant, A., Hansen, H. N., Bapat, S. & Jiang, W., Aug 5 2013, In : CIRP Annals - Manufacturing Technology. 62, 2, p. 607-628 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Consumer products
Texturing
Scavenging
Hydrophobicity
Adhesion
26 Citations (Scopus)

Biomanufacturing

Mitsuishi, M., Cao, J., Bártolo, P., Friedrich, D., Shih, A. J., Rajurkar, K., Sugita, N. & Harada, K., Jul 26 2013, In : CIRP Annals - Manufacturing Technology. 62, 2, p. 585-606 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Industry
Innovation
9 Citations (Scopus)

Can laparoscopy for colon resection reduce the need for discharge to skilled care facility?

Shaligram, A., Smith, L. M., Pallati, P., Simorov, A., Meza, J. L. & Oleynikov, D., Nov 2013, In : Surgical endoscopy. 27, 11, p. 4038-4043 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Laparoscopy
Colon
Colectomy
Comorbidity
Inpatients
12 Citations (Scopus)

Cellular biophysical dynamics and ion channel activities detected by AFM-based nanorobotic manipulator in insulinoma β-cells

Yang, R., Xi, N., Lai, K. W. C., Patterson, K. C., Chen, H., Song, B., Qu, C., Zhong, B. & Wang, D. H., Jul 1 2013, In : Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology, and Medicine. 9, 5, p. 636-645 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanorobotics
Insulinoma
Insulin
Ion Channels
Manipulators

Compliant device for abdominal wall lifting in gasless laparoscopy

Ostdiek, J. & Nelson, C., Jun 12 2013, In : Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME. 7, 2, 020914.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Laparoscopy
Abdominal Wall
Equipment and Supplies

Conductivity testing system for determining surface properties of biomaterials under load

Nguyen, N. T., Benzohra, M., Nelson, C. A. & Saiter, J. M., Jun 12 2013, In : Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME. 7, 2, 020934.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Surface Properties
Biocompatible Materials
Biomaterials
Surface properties
Testing
15 Citations (Scopus)

Decoupled cable-driven grasper design based on planetary gear theory

Zhao, B. & Nelson, C. A., Jun 12 2013, In : Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME. 7, 2, 020918.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gears
Cables

Development of a low-cost inspection arm to map the available workspace within the abdominal cavity

Bircher, W., Markvicka, E., Mondry, J., Frederick, T., Bartels, J., Farritor, S. M. & Oleynikov, D., Jul 3 2013, In : Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME. 7, 3, 030918.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Abdominal Cavity
Arm
Inspection
Costs and Cost Analysis
Costs
2 Citations (Scopus)

Development of force-endurance models for simulated scaling task

Gnaneswaran, V., Jones, E. & Bishu, R. R., Jan 1 2013, In : International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics. 43, 1, p. 31-39 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

endurance
scaling
Durability
Tooth
Research
4 Citations (Scopus)

Drive-level dependence of doubly rotated langasite resonators with different configurations

Zhang, H., Kosinski, J., Xie, Y. & Turner, J., May 20 2013, In : IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control. 60, 5, p. 963-969 7 p., 6512833.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Resonators
resonators
configurations
MEMS
microelectromechanical systems
7 Citations (Scopus)

Dynamic fracture analysis of aged glassy polycarbonate by the method of caustics

Gao, G., Li, Z. & Negahban, M., Oct 1 2013, In : Acta Mechanica Solida Sinica. 26, 5, p. 448-457 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polycarbonates
Aging of materials
Energy release rate
Fracture toughness
High speed cameras
14 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of carotid artery stenting on arterial geometry

Kamenskiy, A., Pipinos, I. I., Dzenis, Y., Bikhchandani, J., Gupta, P. K., Phillips, N., Kazmi, S. A. J. & Mactaggart, J. N., Aug 2013, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 217, 2, p. 251-262 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carotid Arteries
Arteries
Internal Carotid Artery
Hemodynamics
Endarterectomy
18 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of size on combustion of isolated methanol droplets

Awasthi, I., Gogos, G. & Sundararajan, T., Sep 1 2013, In : Combustion and Flame. 160, 9, p. 1789-1802 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methanol
flames
methyl alcohol
extinction
flame temperature
20 Citations (Scopus)

Elastic-plastic analysis and strength evaluation of adhesive joints in wind turbine blades

Hua, Y., Kasavajhala, A. R. M. & Gu, L., Jan 1 2013, In : Composites Part B: Engineering. 44, 1, p. 650-656 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Adhesive joints
Wind turbines
Turbomachine blades
Adhesives
Plastics
55 Citations (Scopus)

Emergent cholecystostomy is superior to open cholecystectomy in extremely ill patients with acalculous cholecystitis: A large multicenter outcome study

Simorov, A., Ranade, A., Parcells, J., Shaligram, A., Shostrom, V., Boilesen, E., Goede, M. R. & Oleynikov, D., Dec 1 2013, In : American journal of surgery. 206, 6, p. 935-941 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cholecystostomy
Acalculous Cholecystitis
Cholecystectomy
Multicenter Studies
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
11 Citations (Scopus)

Empirical modeling of the white layer thickness formed in electrodischarge drilling of beryllium-copper alloys

Yildiz, Y., Sundaram, M. M. & Rajurkar, K. P., Jun 1 2013, In : International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology. 66, 9-12, p. 1745-1755 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Beryllium alloys
Copper alloys
Drilling
Beryllium
Stochastic models
5 Citations (Scopus)

Enhancing fundamental robot-assisted surgical proficiency by using a portable virtual simulator

Chien, J. H., Suh, I. H., Park, S. H., Mukherjee, M., Oleynikov, D. & Siu, J. K-C., Apr 1 2013, In : Surgical Innovation. 20, 2, p. 198-203 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Learning
Medical Students
Biomechanical Phenomena
Control Groups
19 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of railroad wheel steel with lamellar duplex microstructures using diffuse ultrasonic backscatter

Du, H., Lonsdale, C., Oliver, J., Wilson, B. M. & Turner, J. A., Dec 1 2013, In : Journal of Nondestructive Evaluation. 32, 4, p. 331-340 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Railroads
Ultrasonic scattering
Wheels
Ultrasonics
Microstructure
2 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental analysis of jaw-tissue interaction forces using a compliant surgical grasper

Goyzueta, A., Nelson, C., Woodin, B. & Gu, L., Jun 12 2013, In : Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME. 7, 2, 020917.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Jaw
Tissue

Experimental assessment of the impact of asymptomatic gas emboli on the vessel wall

Gu, L. & Cutler, E. L., Aug 1 2013, In : Journal of Mechanics in Medicine and Biology. 13, 4, 1350064.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Shear stress
Gases
Flow rate
Syringes
Simulators
3 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental investigation of the stent-artery interaction

Zhao, S., Gu, L. & Froemming, S. R., Oct 1 2013, In : Journal of Medical Engineering and Technology. 37, 7, p. 463-469 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stents
Balloons
Pressurization
Experiments
High speed cameras
2 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental measurement of the electroelastic effect in thickness-mode langasite resonators

Zhang, H., Turner, J., Yang, J., Kosinski, J. & Bao, Y., May 20 2013, In : IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control. 60, 5, p. 970-974 5 p., 6512834.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Resonators
resonators
Natural frequencies
resonant frequencies
shift
8 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental measurements of the force-frequency effect of thickness-mode langasite resonators

Zhang, H., Turner, J. & Kosinski, J. A., Jul 26 2013, In : IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control. 60, 7, p. 1475-1478 4 p., 6552397.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Resonators
resonators
Q factors
sensors
Sensors
54 Citations (Scopus)

Extraordinary improvement of the graphitic structure of continuous carbon nanofibers templated with double wall carbon nanotubes

Papkov, D., Beese, A. M., Goponenko, A., Zou, Y., Naraghi, M., Espinosa, H. D., Saha, B., Schatz, G. C., Moravsky, A., Loutfy, R., Nguyen, S. T. & Dzenis, Y., Jan 22 2013, In : ACS Nano. 7, 1, p. 126-142 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon Nanotubes
Carbon nanofibers
carbonization
Carbonization
Nanotubes
98 Citations (Scopus)

Extraordinary shifts of the leidenfrost temperature from multiscale micro/nanostructured surfaces

Kruse, C., Anderson, T., Wilson, C., Zuhlke, C., Alexander, D., Gogos, G. & Ndao, S., Aug 6 2013, In : Langmuir. 29, 31, p. 9798-9806 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

shift
Temperature
temperature
surface temperature
film boiling
70 Citations (Scopus)

Filler aggregation as a reinforcement mechanism in polymer nanocomposites

Dorigato, A., Dzenis, Y. & Pegoretti, A., Jul 1 2013, In : Mechanics of Materials. 61, p. 79-90 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

reinforcement
fillers
Fillers
Nanocomposites
micromechanics
49 Citations (Scopus)

Fluid flow and forced convection heat transfer around a solid cylinder wrapped with a porous ring

Rashidi, S., Tamayol, A., Valipour, M. S. & Shokri, N., Apr 30 2013, In : International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer. 63, p. 91-100 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

forced convection
Forced convection
Engine cylinders
fluid flow
Flow of fluids
3 Citations (Scopus)

Gaining track support to improve track safety efficiency, and the competitiveness of the bail industry

Sussmann, T., Read, D., Choros, J. & Farritor, S. M., May 1 2013, TR News, 286, p. 22-27 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Industry

Geometrical optimization of V-shaped microcantilever for biosensors

Zhang, G. & Gu, L., Jul 3 2013, In : Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME. 7, 3, 030936.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biosensing Techniques
Biosensors
1 Citation (Scopus)

Gross positioning system for in vivo surgical devices

Markvicka, E., Lackas, K., Frederick, T., Bartels, J., Farritor, S. M. & Oleynikov, D., Jul 3 2013, In : Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME. 7, 3, 030922.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Equipment and Supplies