Projects

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Torsional Friction and Heating as a Result of Implant-Induced Acetabular Component Deformation, 2013-2014
Student: Michael Kovacs


Balance Assessment Before and After Knee Arthroplasty, 2013-2014
Student: Brian Sutterer


The Effect of Stem Length and Design on Strain and Micromotion in the Proximal Femur, 2013-2014
Students: Paige Cook, Becca Stevens, Sarah Hensley, Audrey Niverson, James Conwell, Brian McHugh, Ryan Seale, Jeff Elliot


Evaluation of Stem Design Primary Stability in Revision THA, 2013


Development of a Specimen-Specific Finite Element Model of and Implanted UKA, 2012-2014
Student: Allan Che

 

Transfer of Torsional Loads during Rotation in Fixed and Mobile Bearing TKA Tibial Component Designs: 2011-2012
Students: Derek Archer, Amanda Kingman, Jordan Oja, Betsy Jones

 

Biomechanical Assessment of Tibial Component Rotation in Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty, 2011-2012
Students: Derek Archer, Amanda Kingman, Jordan Oja, Betsy Jones

Acetabular Deformation in Mobile Bearing Acetabular Components: 2011-2012
Students: Derek Archer, Amanda Kingman, Jordan Oja, Betsy Jones


Biomechanical Assessment of Tibial Component Slope in Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty, 2011

Students: Derek Archer, Kelsey Hughes, Amanda Kingman
 

Analysis and Interpretation of Contact Loading Utilizing a Digital Pressure Transducer, 2011
Student: Hobey Tam 


Computational and Experimental Assessment of PMMA in Orthopaedic Applications, 2010-2011
Student: Nathan Elder


Studies in Tibial Loading Utilizing Digital Image Correlation Techniques, 2010-2011
Students: Derek Archer, Kelsey Hughes


Acetabular Cup Deformation Following Total Hip Arthroplasty, 2010
Students: Betsy Jones, Michael Volitich


Thermal and Mechanical Optimization of PMMA Bone Cement, 2010
Students: Ryan Gergely, Betsy Jones


Finite Element Modeling of the Tibia Following Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty, 2010
Students: C.J. Tuskan, Darcie Thomas
 

Pelvic Loading Following Total Hip Arthroplasty: A Biomechanical Analysis of Cup Position, Design, and Loading During Simulated Gait, 2009-2010
Students: Leah Howard, Didem Tunc


Insertion and Removal Energy Requirements in THA Acetabular Components, 2009-2010
Students: Leah Howard


Finite Element Analysis of a Composite Tibia Model using a CT-Generated Mesh, 2009-2010
Students: Susumu Tokunaga


Comparison of Photoelastic and Strain Gage Measurement Techniques in a Total Joint Replacement Model, 2009
Students: Michael Volitich, Darcie Thomas


Strain in the Proximal Tibia Following Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty: A Photoelastic Study of All-Polyethylene Designs, 2008-2009
Students: Michael Volitich, Sarah Younger


Strain in the Proximal Tibia Following Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty : A Photoelastic Study of Mobile-Bearing Designs, 2007-2008
Students: Samantha (Dick) DeVries, Michael Lockhart, Luke Alvey, Natalie Dickman


Monitoring the Insertion of the Femoral Stem Component During Total Hip Arthroplasty: A Replicate Composite Femur and Cadaveric Specimen Study, 2006-2007
Student: Andrew Crisman, Graduate Student, Biomedical Engineering


A Photoelastic Study of the Effects of Resection Depth on Strain in the Proximal Tibia Following Total Knee Arthroplasty, 2006-2007
Student: Scott Small

 

Initial Mechanical Stability of Acetabular Components with Screw Fixation, 2006
Students: Allison Stultz, Jill Watson

 


Initial Mechanical Stability of Trabecular Metal versus Porous-Coated Titanium Acetabular Components: A Biomechanical Study, 2005-2006
Student: Christopher Meyer


A Photoelastic Strain Analysis of the Proximal Tibia in Total Knee Arthroplasty, 2004-2005
Student: Kurt Dierking


A Photoelastic Strain Analysis of the Proximal Tibia in Total Knee Arthroplasty, 2004-2005
Student: James Merk

 

The Exploration of Damage Identification Techniques to Determine Placement of Femoral Component During Total Hip Arthroplasty, 2004-2005
Student: Seana Giardini