Y Rabin

Summary

Affiliation: Carnegie Mellon University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Thermal expansion measurements of cryoprotective agents. Part I: a new experimental apparatus
    Yoed Rabin
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, 5000 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Cryobiology 46:254-63. 2003
  2. pmc Stress-strain measurements and viscoelastic response of blood vessels cryopreserved by vitrification
    Jorge L Jimenez Rios
    Biothermal Technology Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Ann Biomed Eng 35:2077-86. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Computerized planning of cryosurgery using cryoprobes and cryoheaters
    Yoed Rabin
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Technol Cancer Res Treat 3:229-43. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Thermal expansion measurements of cryoprotective agents. Part II: measurements of DP6 and VS55, and comparison with DMSO
    Yoed Rabin
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Cryobiology 46:264-70. 2003
  5. pmc Fracture formation in vitrified thin films of cryoprotectants
    Yoed Rabin
    Biothermal Technology Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, 5000 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15237, USA
    Cryobiology 53:75-95. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Cryoheater as a means of cryosurgery control
    Yoed Rabin
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Phys Med Biol 48:619-32. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint A general model for the propagation of uncertainty in measurements into heat transfer simulations and its application to cryosurgery
    Yoed Rabin
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Cryobiology 46:109-20. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint The thermal effect of urethral warming during cryosurgery
    Yoed Rabin
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Cryo Letters 23:361-74. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Is intracellular hyperthermia superior to extracellular hyperthermia in the thermal sense?
    Y Rabin
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Int J Hyperthermia 18:194-202. 2002
  10. pmc Key issues in bioheat transfer simulations for the application of cryosurgery planning
    Yoed Rabin
    Biothermal Technology Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, 5000 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15237, USA
    Cryobiology 56:248-50. 2008

Collaborators

  • Kenji Shimada
  • M J Taylor
  • Daigo Tanaka
  • Michael R Rossi
  • Paul S Steif
  • Jorge L Jimenez Rios
  • Matthew C Palastro
  • David C Lung
  • Daniel A Noday
  • Mike R Rossi
  • Thomas F Stahovich

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Thermal expansion measurements of cryoprotective agents. Part I: a new experimental apparatus
    Yoed Rabin
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, 5000 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Cryobiology 46:254-63. 2003
    ..Part II of this study (the report following) includes thermal expansion measurements of the cryoprotectant mixtures DP6 and VS55, and comparison with data from the literature on DMSO solutions...
  2. pmc Stress-strain measurements and viscoelastic response of blood vessels cryopreserved by vitrification
    Jorge L Jimenez Rios
    Biothermal Technology Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Ann Biomed Eng 35:2077-86. 2007
    ..A suitably defined steady-state viscosity displayed a similar behavior for both cryoprotectants, when normalized with respect to the cryoprotectant glass transition temperature...
  3. ncbi request reprint Computerized planning of cryosurgery using cryoprobes and cryoheaters
    Yoed Rabin
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Technol Cancer Res Treat 3:229-43. 2004
    ..The current report includes a review of cryoheater development, and presents an improved cryosurgery planning tool which incorporates cryoheaters...
  4. ncbi request reprint Thermal expansion measurements of cryoprotective agents. Part II: measurements of DP6 and VS55, and comparison with DMSO
    Yoed Rabin
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Cryobiology 46:264-70. 2003
    ..This significant difference is attributed to the presence of 3M formamide in VS55...
  5. pmc Fracture formation in vitrified thin films of cryoprotectants
    Yoed Rabin
    Biothermal Technology Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, 5000 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15237, USA
    Cryobiology 53:75-95. 2006
    ..In conjunction with the current report, additional photos of fracture formation in thin films are available at ...
  6. ncbi request reprint Cryoheater as a means of cryosurgery control
    Yoed Rabin
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Phys Med Biol 48:619-32. 2003
    ..It is suggested that cryosurgery planning tools and optimization techniques must be developed before the concept of the cryoheater can be applied in its full capacity...
  7. ncbi request reprint A general model for the propagation of uncertainty in measurements into heat transfer simulations and its application to cryosurgery
    Yoed Rabin
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Cryobiology 46:109-20. 2003
    ..In conclusion, it is recommended that the proposed technique be routinely applied when presenting simulated results, whether as a part of a theoretical study, or in comparison with experimental data...
  8. ncbi request reprint The thermal effect of urethral warming during cryosurgery
    Yoed Rabin
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Cryo Letters 23:361-74. 2002
    ..It is suggested that a future study be conducted to examine the correlation between the layout of cryoprobes and surgical outcome...
  9. ncbi request reprint Is intracellular hyperthermia superior to extracellular hyperthermia in the thermal sense?
    Y Rabin
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Int J Hyperthermia 18:194-202. 2002
    ..It is argued in this report that there is no reason to believe that intracellular hyperthermia is superior to extracellular hyperthermia in the thermal sense...
  10. pmc Key issues in bioheat transfer simulations for the application of cryosurgery planning
    Yoed Rabin
    Biothermal Technology Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, 5000 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15237, USA
    Cryobiology 56:248-50. 2008
    ..Magalov, A. Shitzer, D. Degani, Isothermal volume contours generated in a freezing gel by embedded cryo-needles with applications to cryo-surgery, Cryobiology 55 (2) (2007) 127-137]...
  11. ncbi request reprint Thermal expansion of blood vessels and muscle specimens permeated with DMSO, DP6, and VS55 at cryogenic temperatures
    Yoed Rabin
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Ann Biomed Eng 33:1213-28. 2005
    ..For a given cryoprotectant in comparable thermal conditions, experiments on bovine muscle samples show significantly higher scattered data than experiments on artery samples...
  12. ncbi request reprint Thermal expansion measurements of frozen biological tissues at cryogenic temperatures
    Y Rabin
    Department of Human Oncology, Allegheny University of the Health Sciences, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 4772, USA
    J Biomech Eng 120:259-66. 1998
    ..A rapid change of thermal strain near -100 degrees C was also observed, which is likely to be associated with the glass transition process of the cryoprotectant solutions...
  13. pmc Thermal expansion of blood vessels in low cryogenic temperatures, Part II: Vitrification with VS55, DP6, and 7.05 M DMSO
    Jorge L Jimenez Rios
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Cryobiology 52:284-94. 2006
    ..Finally, analysis of the glass transition temperature, based on thermal strain data is presented...
  14. pmc Can thermal expansion differences between cryopreserved tissue and cryoprotective agents alone cause cracking?
    Paul S Steif
    Biothermal Technology Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Cryo Letters 30:414-21. 2009
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  15. pmc Computerized planning of prostate cryosurgery using variable cryoprobe insertion depth
    Michael R Rossi
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, 5000 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Cryobiology 60:71-9. 2010
    ..Due to its low computational cost, the new scheme can be used to determine the optimal cryoprobe layout for a given prostate model in real time...
  16. pmc Towards intra-operative computerized planning of prostate cryosurgery
    Daigo Tanaka
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Int J Med Robot 3:10-9. 2007
    ..As part of ongoing efforts to develop computerized planning tools for cryosurgery, the current study provides a comparison between two recently developed methods for planning, known as bubble packing and force-field analogy...
  17. pmc Continuum mechanics analysis of fracture progression in the vitrified cryoprotective agent DP6
    Paul S Steif
    Biothermal Technology Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, 5000 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15237, USA
    J Biomech Eng 130:021006. 2008
    ..This consistency supports the credibility of the proposed constitutive model and analysis, and the unified criterion for fracturing, that is, a critical stress threshold...
  18. pmc Cryosurgery planning using bubble packing in 3D
    Daigo Tanaka
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Comput Methods Biomech Biomed Engin 11:113-21. 2008
    ..Bubble packing has the potential to dramatically reduce the run time for automated planning...
  19. ncbi request reprint Computerized planning for multiprobe cryosurgery using a force-field analogy
    David C Lung
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, 15213 Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Comput Methods Biomech Biomed Engin 7:101-10. 2004
    ..For demonstration purposes, 2D examples on cross sections typical of prostate cryosurgery are given...
  20. pmc Thermal expansion of blood vessels in low cryogenic temperatures Part I: A new experimental device
    Jorge L Jimenez Rios
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Cryobiology 52:269-83. 2006
    ..The companion paper (Part II) reports on experimental results of cryoprotectants permeated with VS55, DP6, and 7.05 M DMSO at high cooling rates applicable to vitrification...
  21. ncbi request reprint Temperature-controlled microscopy for imaging living cells: apparatus, thermal analysis and temperature dependency of embryonic elongation in Caenorhabditis elegans
    Y Rabin
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa 32000, Israel
    J Microsc 199:214-23. 2000
    ..Finally, results of this study indicate that: (i) embryos incubated and imaged at temperatures of 8 degrees C and below do not elongate; (ii) the initial elongation rate is strongly temperature-dependent between 9 and 25 degrees C...
  22. pmc Experimental verification of numerical simulations of cryosurgery with application to computerized planning
    Michael R Rossi
    Biothermal Technology Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Phys Med Biol 52:4553-67. 2007
    ....
  23. pmc An efficient numerical technique for bioheat simulations and its application to computerized cryosurgery planning
    Michael R Rossi
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, United States
    Comput Methods Programs Biomed 85:41-50. 2007
    ..While the general concept of variable grid size and time intervals is not new, its application to the phase change problem of cryosurgery is the unique contribution of the current study...
  24. pmc Analysis of the effect of partial vitrification on stress development in cryopreserved blood vessels
    Paul S Steif
    Biothermal Technology Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, 5000 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15237, USA
    Med Eng Phys 29:661-70. 2007
    ....
  25. pmc Two-phase computerized planning of cryosurgery using bubble-packing and force-field analogy
    Daigo Tanaka
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, 5000 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Biomech Eng 128:49-58. 2006
    ..quot; An automated computerized technique for cryosurgery planning is the subject matter of the current paper, in an effort to improve the quality of cryosurgery...
  26. doi request reprint Computerized planning of prostate cryosurgery with pullback operation
    Daigo Tanaka
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Comput Aided Surg 13:1-13. 2008
    ..When compared with results of the non-pullback procedure, results with pullback suggest some improvement in freezing in the apex region of the prostate, with a slight increase in overall freezing damage to surrounding healthy tissues...
  27. ncbi request reprint Bubble packing application in computerized planning of cryosurgery
    Daigo Tanaka
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, 5000 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 119:541-3. 2006
    ..This study shows that the application of bubble-packing shortens runtime by an order of magnitude. In this study, the bubble-packing method is integrated with bioheat transfer simulations to demonstrate the quality of planning...

Research Grants9

  1. Thermo mechanical stress in cryopreserved blood vessels
    Yoed Rabin; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Although the experimental work in this study is targeted to blood vessels, the results of this study could be expanded and become useful for a wide variety of cryopreserved natural tissues and engineered constructs. ..
  2. Developing computerized tools for cryosurgery planning
    Yoed Rabin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Such visualization capabilities will provide surgeons with insights into the physics of cryosurgery that are difficult to obtain from physical experiments or surgical practice. ..
  3. Developing a Computerized Training Tool for Cryosurgery
    Yoed Rabin; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Development of this training tool is directed toward shortening the learning curve for cryosurgeons by performing virtual cryosurgery cases, and enabling reevaluation of past clinical cases. ..