Affiliation: University of Akron
Barone W, Amini R, Maiti S, Moalli P, Abramowitch S. The impact of boundary conditions on surface curvature of polypropylene mesh in response to uniaxial loading. J Biomech. 2015;48:1566-74 pubmed publisher
..These data support the hypothesis that regional increases in the concentration of mesh potentially enhance the host׳s foreign body response, leading to exposure. ..
Amini Khoiy K, Biswas D, Decker T, Asgarian K, Loth F, Amini R. Surface Strains of Porcine Tricuspid Valve Septal Leaflets Measured in Ex Vivo Beating Hearts. J Biomech Eng. 2016;138: pubmed publisher
..e., the mitral valve (MV)) in vivo. This technique can be used to measure leaflet strains with and without the presence of valve lesions to help develop/evaluate treatment strategies to restore normal valve deformation. ..
Amini Khoiy K, Abdulhai S, Glenn I, Ponsky T, Amini R. Anisotropic and nonlinear biaxial mechanical response of porcine small bowel mesentery. J Mech Behav Biomed Mater. 2018;78:154-163 pubmed publisher
..93. An averaging scheme was used to produce a set of material parameters which can represent the generic mechanical behavior of the tissue in the models. ..
Pant A, Thomas V, Black A, Verba T, Lesicko J, Amini R. Pressure-induced microstructural changes in porcine tricuspid valve leaflets. Acta Biomater. 2018;67:248-258 pubmed publisher