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Haptic sensing for use in miniature in-vivo robotic grasping tasks

Frederick, T., Markvicka, E., Bartels, J., Lackas, K., Farritor, S. M. & Oleynikov, D., Jul 3 2013, In : Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME. 7, 3, 030914.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Robotics
6 Citations (Scopus)

Heat and Mass Transfer Modeling for Microbial Food Safety Applications in the Meat Industry: A Review

Cepeda, J. F., Weller, C. L., Negahban, M., Subbiah, J. & Thippareddi, H., Jun 1 2013, In : Food Engineering Reviews. 5, 2, p. 57-76 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Food safety
Meats
Mass transfer
Heat transfer
Industry
11 Citations (Scopus)
Non Newtonian flow
Biomechanics
Fluid structure interaction
Hemodynamics
Polytetrafluoroethylenes
6 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of advanced laparoscopy courses on present surgical practice

Houck, J., Kopietz, C. M., Shah, B. C., Goede, M. R., McBride, C. L. & Oleynikov, D., Apr 1 2013, In : Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons. 17, 2, p. 174-177 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Laparoscopy
Internship and Residency
Surgeons
Education
Colectomy
5 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of single and repeated flaming on yield components and yield of maize

Datta, A., Stepanovic, S., Nedeljkovic, D., Bruening, C., Gogos, G. & Knezevic, S. Z., Dec 1 2013, In : Organic Agriculture. 3, 3-4, p. 141-147 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

yield components
Zea mays
corn
propane
weeds
47 Citations (Scopus)

Improved graphitic structure of continuous carbon nanofibers via graphene oxide templating

Papkov, D., Goponenko, A., Compton, O. C., An, Z., Moravsky, A., Li, X. Z., Nguyen, S. T. & Dzenis, Y. A., Dec 10 2013, In : Advanced Functional Materials. 23, 46, p. 5763-5770 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon nanofibers
Graphite
Oxides
Graphene
graphene

Improvements in robotic natural orifice surgery with a novel material handling system

Midday, J., Nelson, C. A. & Oleynikov, D., Sep 2013, In : Surgical endoscopy. 27, 9, p. 3474-3477 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Robotics
Natural Orifice Endoscopic Surgery
Insufflation
Peritoneal Cavity
Lighting
32 Citations (Scopus)

Inducing neurite outgrowth by mechanical cell stretch

Higgins, S., Lee, J. S., Ha, L. & Lim, J. Y., Jun 1 2013, In : BioResearch Open Access. 2, 3, p. 212-216 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tretinoin
Anabolic Agents
Microtubule-Associated Proteins
Osteoblasts
Nerve Growth Factor
27 Citations (Scopus)

Infrared camera using a single nano-photodetector

Chen, H., Xi, N., Song, B., Chen, L., Zhao, J., Lai, K. W. C. & Yang, R., Feb 11 2013, In : IEEE Sensors Journal. 13, 3, p. 949-958 10 p., 6334408.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Photodetectors
photometers
Cameras
cameras
Infrared radiation
30 Citations (Scopus)

In situ transmission electron microscope tensile testing reveals structure-property relationships in carbon nanofibers

Beese, A. M., Papkov, D., Li, S., Dzenis, Y. & Espinosa, H. D., Aug 1 2013, In : Carbon. 60, p. 246-253 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon nanofibers
Tensile testing
Electron microscopes
Fibers
Nanofibers
5 Citations (Scopus)

Intussusception during pregnancy of a gastric bypass patient

Ranade, A., Shah, B. C. & Oleynikov, D., Sep 1 2013, In : Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases. 9, 5, p. e84-e85

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gastric Bypass
Intussusception
Morbid Obesity
Differential Diagnosis
Pregnancy
43 Citations (Scopus)

In vivo extraction of Arabidopsis cell turgor pressure using nanoindentation in conjunction with finite element modeling

Forouzesh, E., Goel, A., MacKenzie, S. A. & Turner, J. A., Feb 1 2013, In : Plant Journal. 73, 3, p. 509-520 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

turgor
Arabidopsis
Pressure
cells
Cell Wall
18 Citations (Scopus)

Low Reynolds number flows across ordered arrays of micro-cylinders embedded in a rectangular micro/minichannel

Tamayol, A., Yeom, J., Akbari, M. & Bahrami, M., Jan 1 2013, In : International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer. 58, 1-2, p. 420-426 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

low Reynolds number
Pressure drop
pressure drop
Reynolds number
Silicon

Mapping of an insufflated peritoneal cavity

Greene, E. E., Farritor, S. M. & Oleynikov, D., Jan 1 2013, In : Biomedical Sciences Instrumentation. 49, p. 54-61 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Abdominal Cavity
Peritoneal Cavity
Insufflation
Abdominal Wall
Cadaver
1 Citation (Scopus)

Material handling system for robotic natural orifice surgery

Midday, J., Nelson, C. A., Goyzueta, A. & Oleynikov, D., Feb 4 2013, In : Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME. 7, 1, 011003.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Natural Orifice Endoscopic Surgery
Materials handling
Robotics
Orifices
Surgery
2 Citations (Scopus)
Equipment Design
Surgical Instruments
Equipment and Supplies
Robotics
Stiffness
7 Citations (Scopus)

Measurement of cationic and intracellular modulation of integrin binding affinity by AFM-Based nanorobot

Patterson, K. C., Yang, R., Zeng, B., Song, B., Wang, S., Xi, N. & Basson, M. D., Jul 2 2013, In : Biophysical journal. 105, 1, p. 40-47 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Integrins
Divalent Cations
Focal Adhesion Protein-Tyrosine Kinases
Cell Adhesion
Caco-2 Cells
30 Citations (Scopus)

Measurement of pressure drop and flow resistance in microchannels with integrated micropillars

Gunda, N. S. K., Joseph, J., Tamayol, A., Akbari, M. & Mitra, S. K., Jan 1 2013, In : Microfluidics and Nanofluidics. 14, 3-4, p. 711-721 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

flow resistance
microchannels
Microchannels
pressure drop
Pressure drop
13 Citations (Scopus)

Measurements of the contact force from myenteric contractions on a solid bolus

Terry, B. S., Schoen, J. A. & Rentschler, M. E., Jan 1 2013, In : Journal of Robotic Surgery. 7, 1, p. 53-57 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Capsule Endoscopes
Robotics
Swine
Migrating Myoelectric Complexes
Equipment Design
3 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanical performance of bovine pericardial bioprosthetic valves

Lin, S., Akula, P. & Gu, L., Jul 3 2013, In : Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME. 7, 3, 030926.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Micromechanical analysis of nanoparticle-reinforced dental composites

Hua, Y., Gu, L. & Watanabe, H., May 6 2013, In : International Journal of Engineering Science. 69, p. 69-76 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dental composites
Nanoparticles
Stiffness
Aspect ratio
Volume fraction
23 Citations (Scopus)

Micropatterning-retinoic acid co-control of neuronal cell morphology and neurite outgrowth

Poudel, I., Lee, J. S., Tan, L. & Lim, J. Y., Jan 1 2013, In : Acta Biomaterialia. 9, 1, p. 4592-4598 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tretinoin
Acids
Neurites
Regenerative Medicine
Neuronal Outgrowth
22 Citations (Scopus)

Mode-converted diffuse ultrasonic backscatter

Hu, P., Kube, C. M., Koester, L. W. & Turner, J. A., Aug 1 2013, In : Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 134, 2, p. 982-990 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ultrasonics
longitudinal waves
scattering
wave scattering
elastic waves
10 Citations (Scopus)

Modeling cooling of ready-to-eat meats by 3D finite element analysis: Validation in meat processing facilities

Cepeda, J. F., Weller, C. L., Thippareddi, H., Negahban, M. & Subbiah, J., Feb 11 2013, In : Journal of Food Engineering. 116, 2, p. 450-461 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

meat processing
Finite Element Analysis
finite element analysis
Meat
cooling

More carrot than stick: Encouraging computer programming in thermal design projects

Cole, K. D., Oct 30 2013, In : Computer Applications in Engineering Education. 21, 4, p. 698-703 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Computer programming
programming
Students
student
Steam

Multi-degree of freedom joystick for virtual reality simulation

Head, M. J., Nelson, C. A. & Siu, J. K-C., Nov 8 2013, In : Journal of Medical Engineering and Technology. 37, 8, p. 475-483 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Virtual reality
Kinematics
Tubing
Latexes
Surgery
2 Citations (Scopus)

Nanoindentation to quantify the effect of insect dimorphism on the mechanical properties of insect rubberlike cuticle

Hayot, C. M., Enders, S., Zera, A. & Turner, J. A., Sep 28 2013, In : Journal of Materials Research. 28, 18, p. 2650-2659 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

insects
Nanoindentation
nanoindentation
mechanical properties
wings
3 Citations (Scopus)

Portable laparoscopic training system using virtual reality

Zahiri, M., Nelson, C. A. & Siu, J. K-C., Jun 12 2013, In : Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME. 7, 2, 020922.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Virtual reality
29 Citations (Scopus)

Prediction of the thermomechanical behavior of particle-reinforced metal matrix composites

Hua, Y. & Gu, L., Feb 1 2013, In : Composites Part B: Engineering. 45, 1, p. 1464-1470 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Metals
Poisson ratio
Composite materials
Thermal expansion
Elastic moduli
9 Citations (Scopus)

Preliminary friction force measurements on small bowel lumen when eliminating sled edge effects

Lyle, A. B., Terry, B. S., Schoen, J. A. & Rentschler, M. E., Sep 1 2013, In : Tribology Letters. 51, 3, p. 377-383 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sleds
lumens
Force measurement
coefficient of friction
friction
2 Citations (Scopus)

Role of Frontal Sinus on Primary Blast-Induced Traumatic Brain Injury

Akula, P. K., Hua, Y. & Gu, L., Jul 3 2013, In : Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME. 7, 3, 030925.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Frontal Sinus
Brain
Traumatic Brain Injury
2 Citations (Scopus)

Sensor for measuring the contact force from human myenteric contractions for in vivo robotic capsule endoscope mobility

Terry, B. S., Francisco, M. M., Schoen, J. A. & Rentschler, M. E., Jul 3 2013, In : Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME. 7, 3, 030911.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Capsule Endoscopes
Endoscopy
Robotics
Sensors
170 Citations (Scopus)

Simultaneously strong and tough ultrafine continuous nanofibers

Papkov, D., Zou, Y., Andalib, M. N., Goponenko, A., Cheng, S. Z. D. & Dzenis, Y. A., Apr 23 2013, In : ACS Nano. 7, 4, p. 3324-3331 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

toughness
Nanofibers
Toughness
fibers
Polymers
16 Citations (Scopus)

Single-site colectomy with miniature in vivo robotic platform

Wortman, T. D., Mondry, J. M., Farritor, S. M. & Oleynikov, D., Apr 3 2013, In : IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering. 60, 4, p. 926-929 4 p., 6420916.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Robotics
Surgery
Robots
Robotic surgery
32 Citations (Scopus)

Single-spark analysis of removal phenomenon in magnetic field assisted dry EDM

Govindan, P., Gupta, A., Joshi, S. S., Malshe, A. & Rajurkar, K. P., Jan 1 2013, In : Journal of Materials Processing Technology. 213, 7, p. 1048-1058 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electric sparks
Magnetic Field
Magnetic fields
Lorentz force
Plasma

Skills learning in robot-assisted surgery is benefited by task-specific augmented feedback

Vallabhajosula, S., Judkins, T. N., Mukherjee, M., Suh, I. H., Oleynikov, D. & Siu, J. K-C., Dec 2013, In : Surgical Innovation. 20, 6, p. 639-647 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Learning
Hand Strength
Sutures
Sensory Feedback
Needles
5 Citations (Scopus)

Study of sudden tool failure in micro electro discharge milling

Sundaram, M. M., Liu, Y., Rajurkar, K. P. & Zhao, F., Apr 22 2013, In : International Journal of Manufacturing Research. 8, 2, p. 121-134 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tool Wear
Micromachining
Wear of materials
Process Simulation
Erosion
6 Citations (Scopus)

Survey of minimally invasive general surgery fellows training in robotic surgery

Shaligram, A., Meyer, A., Simorov, A., Pallati, P. & Oleynikov, D., Jun 1 2013, In : Journal of Robotic Surgery. 7, 2, p. 131-136 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
Robotics
Canada
Surveys and Questionnaires
Certification
3 Citations (Scopus)

Synthetic polymer composites reinforced by bamboo fibers

Saiter, J. M., Esposito, A., Dobircau, L., Turner, J. A. & Adhikari, R., May 1 2013, In : Macromolecular Symposia. 327, 1, p. 114-120 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bamboo
Polymers
lignin
composite materials
fibers
14 Citations (Scopus)

The role of focal adhesion kinase in BMP4 induction of mesenchymal stem cell adipogenesis

Lee, J. S., Ha, L., Kwon, I. K. & Lim, J. Y., Jun 14 2013, In : Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 435, 4, p. 696-701 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Adipogenesis
Focal Adhesion Protein-Tyrosine Kinases
Stem cells
Mesenchymal Stromal Cells
Small Interfering RNA
18 Citations (Scopus)

The role of RhoA kinase (ROCK) in cell alignment on nanofibers Mohammad Nahid Andalib1

Lee, J. S., Ha, L., Dzenis, Y. & Lim, J. Y., Aug 2013, In : Acta Biomaterialia. 9, 8, p. 7737-7745 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanofibers
Phosphotransferases
RNA
Small Interfering RNA
Lactic acid
11 Citations (Scopus)

Titanium implant with nanostructured zirconia surface promotes maturation of peri-implant bone in osseointegration

Dusad, A., Chakkalakal, D. A., Namavar, F., Haider, H., Hanisch, B., Duryee, M. J., Diaz, A., Rensch, A., Zhang, Y., Hess, R., Thiele, G. M. & Fehringer, E. V., May 1 2013, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part H: Journal of Engineering in Medicine. 227, 5, p. 510-522 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Osseointegration
Titanium
Zirconia
Bone
Bone and Bones
8 Citations (Scopus)

Total knee arthroplasty with a computer-navigated saw: A pilot study knee

Garvin, K. L., Barrera, A., Mahoney, C. R., Hartman, C. W. & Haider, H., Jan 2013, In : Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research. 471, 1, p. 155-161 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Knee Replacement Arthroplasties
Knee
Bone and Bones
Thigh
Computer-Assisted Surgery
3 Citations (Scopus)

Toward strategically aligned innovative capability: A QFD-based approach

Kumar, K. G. S., Thampi, P. P., Jyotishi, A. & Bishu, R., 2013, In : Quality Management Journal. 20, 4, p. 37-50 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Innovative capability
Quality function deployment
Innovation performance
Strategic innovation
Industry
12 Citations (Scopus)

Two-phase modeling of evaporation characteristics of blended methanol-ethanol droplets

Raghuram, S., Raghavan, V., Pope, D. N. & Gogos, G., Jun 1 2013, In : International Journal of Multiphase Flow. 52, p. 46-59 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methanol
Evaporation
Ethanol
ethyl alcohol
methyl alcohol
19 Citations (Scopus)

Ultrasonic bioreactor as a platform for studying cellular response

Subramanian, A., Turner, J. A., Budhiraja, G., Thakurta, S. G., Whitney, N. P. & Nudurupati, S. S., Mar 1 2013, In : Tissue Engineering - Part C: Methods. 19, 3, p. 244-255 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bioreactors
Ultrasonics
Tissue
Research
Cell Proliferation
1 Citation (Scopus)

Vibro-acoustic behaviour in biosourced composites

Dobircau, L., Rupert, L., Turner, J., Delbreilh, L., Dargent, E. & Saiter, J. M., Jun 1 2013, In : Macromolecular Symposia. 328, 1, p. 56-63 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acoustics
composite materials
fibers
acoustics
Fibers
16 Citations (Scopus)

Video rate atomic force microscopy: Use of compressive scanning for nanoscale video imaging

Xi, N., Song, B., Yang, R., Lai, K., Chen, H., Qu, C. & Chen, L., Apr 8 2013, In : IEEE Nanotechnology Magazine. 7, 1, p. 4-8 5 p., 6450167.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atomic force microscopy
Scanning
Imaging techniques
Image resolution
Topography
2012
12 Citations (Scopus)

A humanoid neck system featuring low motion-noise

Gao, B., Xu, J., Zhao, J., Xi, N., Shen, Y. & Yang, R., Jul 1 2012, In : Journal of Intelligent and Robotic Systems: Theory and Applications. 67, 2, p. 101-116 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cables
Respirators
Sound insulation
Static analysis
Motion control
41 Citations (Scopus)

Anisotropic thermal conductivity measurement of carbon-fiber/epoxy composite materials

Tian, T. & Cole, K. D., Nov 2012, In : International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer. 55, 23-24, p. 6530-6537 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

carbon fibers
Carbon fibers
Thermal conductivity
thermal conductivity
Platinum