Affiliation: University of Southampton
- On the mechanics of bacterial biofilms on non-dissolvable surgical sutures: a laser scanning confocal microscopy-based finite element studyG Limbert
National Centre for Advanced Tribology at Southampton nCATS, Engineering Sciences, Faculty of Engineering and the Environment, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
Acta Biomater 9:6641-52. 2013..Applications of this technique to other medical devices are discussed...
- Trabecular bone strains around a dental implant and associated micromotions--a micro-CT-based three-dimensional finite element studyGeorges Limbert
Biomaterials and Biomechanics Research Centre, School of Dentistry, Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff CF14 4XY, UK
J Biomech 43:1251-61. 2010..The corresponding micro-motions of the implant with respect to the bone microstructure were shown to be sufficiently low to prevent fibrous tissue formation and to favour long-term osseointegration...
- A mesostructurally-based anisotropic continuum model for biological soft tissues--decoupled invariant formulationGeorges Limbert
National Centre for Advanced Tribology at Southampton nCATS, Bioengineering Science Research Group, Faculty of Engineering and the Environment, University of Southampton, Southampton SO17 1BJ, United Kingdom
J Mech Behav Biomed Mater 4:1637-57. 2011..A new insight into the shear response of a skin sample subjected to a simulated indentation test was obtained using numerical direct sensitivity analyses...
- Geometry parameterization and multidisciplinary constrained optimization of coronary stentsSanjay Pant
School of Engineering Sciences, Computational Engineering Design Group, University of Southampton, SO17 1BJ, Southampton, UK
Biomech Model Mechanobiol 11:61-82. 2012..Furthermore, it is shown that a larger amplitude of the links with minimum curved regions is desirable for improved flexibility, average stresses and drug delivery...
- A constitutive model for the periodontal ligament as a compressible transversely isotropic visco-hyperelastic tissueAlexei I Zhurov
School of Dentistry, Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, Wales, UK
Comput Methods Biomech Biomed Engin 10:223-35. 2007....
- Multiobjective design optimisation of coronary stentsSanjay Pant
Computational Engineering Design Group, University of Southampton, School of Engineering Sciences, Southampton SO17 1BJ, United Kingdom
Biomaterials 32:7755-73. 2011..The methodology and the results of this work could potentially be useful in further optimisation studies and development of a family of stents with increased resistance to in-stent restenosis and thrombosis...