Conference Agenda

Session
TR22.3: Micro- and nanoscale biomechanics
Time:
Wednesday, 10/Jul/2019:
10:15am - 12:00pm

Session Chair: Himadri Shikhar Gupta
Session Chair: Philipp Thurner
Location: HS 16

Presentations
10:15am - 10:45am

CRUMBLING REEFS: A BIOMECHANICAL EXPLANATION OF COLD- WATER CORAL HABITAT LOSS IN A CHANGING OCEAN

U. Wolfram

School of Engineering and Physical Sciences, Heriot-Watt University, United Kingdom



10:45am - 11:00am

AN EXPERIMENTALLY INFORMED STATISTICAL MODEL FOR THE MECHANICAL BEHAVIOUR OF MINERALISED COLLAGEN FIBRES

A. Groetsch1, P. K Zysset2, A. Pacureanu3, F. Peyrin4, U. Wolfram1

1School of Engineering and Physical Sciences, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, United Kingdom; 2ARTORG Centre for Biomedical Engineering Research, University of Bern, Switzerland; 3European Synchrotron Radiation Facility, Grenoble, France; 4Univ Lyon, CNRS UMR 5220, Inserm U1206, INSA Lyon, UCBL Lyon 1, Creatis, France



11:00am - 11:15am

UNRAVELLING 3D MOLECULAR-LEVEL MECHANICS OF CUTICLE VIA IN SITU SYNCHROTRON X-RAY DIFFRACTION

Y. Wang1, Y. Zhang2, E. Barbieri3, N. Terrill4, H. Gupta1

1School of Engineering and Materials Science, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK; 2Institute of High Energy Physics, Beijing, China; 3JAMSTEC, Yokohama Institute for Earth Sciences (YES), Yokohama-city, Japan; 4Diamond Light Source, Harwell Science and Innovation Campus, Harwell, UK



11:15am - 11:30am

ANISOTROPIC STRENGTH TENSION-COMPRESSION ASYMMETRY OF BONE EXTRACELLULAR MATRIX

D. Casari1, J. Michler1, P. Zysset2, J. Schwiedrzik1

1Empa, Switzerland; 2University of Berne, Switzerland



11:30am - 11:45am

EXTRAFIBRILLAR MATRIX YIELD STRESS AND FAILURE ENVELOPES FOR MINERALISED COLLAGEN FIBRIL ARRAYS

A. Speed1, A. Groetsch1, J J. Schwiedrzik2, U. Wolfram1

1School of Engineering and Physical Sciences, Heriot-Watt University, United Kingdom; 2Laboratory for Mechanics of Materials and Nanostructures, Empa Swiss Federal Laboratories for Material Science and Technology, Thun, Switzerland



11:45am - 12:00pm

AFM-BASED MICROBEAM BENDING OF HUMAN FEMORAL CORTICAL BONE LAMELLAE IN PHYSIOLOGICAL CONDITIONS

V. Nedelkovski1, O. G. Andriotis1, A. Steiger-Thirsfeld2, J. Bernardi2, P. J. Thurner1

1Institute of Lightweight Design and Structural Biomechanics, TU Wien, Austria; 2University Service Center for Transmission Electron Microscopy, TU Wien, Austria