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December 1-6, 2013 | Boston
Meeting Chairs: Charles Black, Elisabetta Comini, Gitti Frey, Kristi Kiick, Loucas Tsakalakos

Symposium C : Advances in Mechanics of Biological and Bioinspired Materials

2013-12-02   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Kalpana Katti, North Dakota State University
Nima Rahbar, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
Christian Hellmich, Vienna University of Technology
Candan Tamerler, University of Washington
C2: Modeling Mechanics of Biosystems II
Session Chairs
Nima Rahbar
Candan Tamerler
Monday PM, December 02, 2013
Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Back Bay A

2:30 AM - *C2.01
Nanoscale Origins for the Enhanced Energy Dissipation in a Natural Bioceramic Armor

Ling Li 1 Christine Ortiz 1

1Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge USA

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3:00 AM - C2.02
Intravoxel Bone Micromechanics for MicroCT-Based Finite Element Simulations

Romane Blanchard 1 Alexander Dejaco 1 Evi Bongaers 2 Christian Hellmich 1

1Vienna University of Technology (TU WIEN) Vienna Austria2Bruker-microCT Kontich Belgium

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3:15 AM - C2.03
Mineralizing Bone Tissue Evolution Results from Solid-to-Mineral Phase Transition in Closed Thermodynamic System

Claire Morin 1 Christian Hellmich 1

1Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien) Vienna Austria

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3:30 AM - *C2.04
Implications of Size and Geometry of Cellulose Nanocrystals on the Interfacial Mechanics of Nanobiocomposites

Sinan Keten 1

1Northwestern University Evanston USA

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4:00 AM -
Break

4:30 AM - C2.05
A Multi-Scale Lagrangian-Eulerian Finite Element Model for Platelet Shearing within Gray Matter Capillaries

Daniel Sullivan 1 Paul Taylor 2 Assimina A. Pelegri 1 Xiaodong Zhao 1

1Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey Piscataway USA2Sandia National Laboratories Albuquerque USA

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4:45 AM - C2.06
Piezoelectric Anisotropy in Tendon at the Nanoscale: Reconstructing Piezoelectric Tensor at the Fibrillar Level

Denise Denning 1 2 Eiichi Fukada 3 Nan Zhang 4 Yuqi Zhang 5 Syed A. M Tofail 5 Stefan Habelitz 6 Andrzej Fertala 7 Brian Rodriguez 1

1University College Dublin Dublin Ireland2University College Dublin Dublin Ireland3Kobayasi Institute of Physical Research Tokyo Japan4University College Dublin Dublin Ireland5University of Limerick Limerick Ireland6University of California San Francisco USA7Thomas Jefferson University Philidelphia USA

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5:00 AM - *C2.07
Multi-Scale Characterization of the Strength and Toughness of Human Cortical Bone and Its Biological Degradation Due to Aging and Disease

Robert O. Ritchie 1 Elizabeth Zimmermann 2

1University of California Berkeley USA2University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf Hamburg Germany

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5:30 AM - C2.08
Multiscale Modelling of Collagen-Mimetic Peptides Under Confinement

Patrick J Kiley 1 Matthew J Collins 2 James Elliott 1

1University of Cambridge Cambridge United Kingdom2University of York York United Kingdom

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C1: Modeling Mechanics of Biosystems I
Session Chairs
Kalpana Katti
Christian Hellmich
Monday AM, December 02, 2013
Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Back Bay A

9:00 AM -
Mehmet Sarikaya, 60th Birthday Celebration

C3: Poster Session I: Mechanical Properties of Tissues I
Session Chairs
Christian Hellmich
Nima Rahbar
Monday PM, December 02, 2013
Hynes, Level 1, Hall B

9:00 AM - C3.02
Inhibition of Bacterial Toxins with Multivalent Glycopolymers

Sarah-Jane Richards 1 Matthew Gibson 1

1The University of Warwick Coventry United Kingdom

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9:00 AM - C3.03
On Dynamic Mechanical Deformation of Cellulose Nanocrystal (CNC) Aerogels

Christian Buesch 1 2 Sandip Basu 3 Jennifer Hay 3 John Simonsen 4

1Oregon State University Corvallis USA2Oregon State University Corvallis USA3Agilent Technologies Chandler USA4Oregon State University Corvallis USA

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9:00 AM - C3.05
Mechanical Property of Type I Collagen Homotrimer and Heterotrimer Microfibril: Molecular Origin of Brittle Bone Disease

Shu-Wei Chang 1 Markus J. Buehler 1

1MIT Cambridge USA

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9:00 AM - C3.06
Mutable Structural and Mechanical Properties of Nvjp-1 Protein

ChiaChing Chou 1 Markus Buehler 1

1Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge USA

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9:00 AM - C3.07
Mechanics of Bioinspired Materials in Synthesis of Micro Tubules Using Metal Nanoparticles and Micellar Fungi

Luiz Fernando Gorup 1 Andressa Mayumi Kubo 1 Luciana da Silva Amaral 1 Amanda Donatti 1 Edson Rodrigues-Filho 1 Edson Roberto Leite 1 Elson Longo 1 Emerson Rodrigues Camargo 1

1University Federal of Samp;#227;o Carlos Samp;#227;o Carlos Brazil

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9:00 AM - C3.08
Mechanical Properties of Amyloid and Amyloid-like Protein Fibrils

Max Solar 1 Markus J Buehler 2

1MIT Cambridge USA2MIT Cambridge USA

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9:00 AM - C3.09
Molecular Interactions in Nanocomposites for Bone Tissue Engineering: An Electron Energy Loss Spectroscopic Study

Scott A Payne 1 Avinash H Ambre 1 Dinesh R Katti 1 Kalpana S Katti 1

1North Dakota State University Fargo USA

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9:00 AM - C3.10
Modeling of Breast Tumor Heterogeneity in Acoustic Radiation Force Imaging

Xiaodong Zhao 1 Assimina A. Pelegri 1

1Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey Piscataway USA

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9:00 AM - C3.11
On the Addition of Self-Healing Capabilities to Polyvinyl Alcohol

Koorosh J Famitafreshi 2 Dorina M Chipara 1 Mircea Chipara 1

1The University of Texas Pan American Edinburg USA2The University of Texas Pan American Edinburg USA

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C1: Modeling Mechanics of Biosystems I
Session Chairs
Kalpana Katti
Christian Hellmich
Monday AM, December 02, 2013
Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Back Bay A

9:30 AM - C1.01
Robust Active Material Components Designed with Agent-Based Myosin-Actin Simulations

Paul F Egan 1 Christian Schunn 2 Jonathan Cagan 1 Philip LeDuc 1

1Carnegie Mellon Pittsburgh USA2University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh USA

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9:45 AM - *C1.02
Modeling the Coupling between Mechanics and Functions in Damaged Neurons

Antoine Jerusalem 1

1University of Oxford Oxford United Kingdom

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10:15 AM - C1.03
From Viscous Behavior of Liquid Crystal-Filled Interfaces to Creep of Biomaterials: A Multi-Scale Approach

Mehran Shahidi 1 Bernhard Pichler 1 Christian Hellmich 1

1Vienna Universty of Technology Vienna Austria

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10:30 AM - *C1.04
Bone Mechanics Insilico

Dinesh R Katti 1 Kalpana S Katti 1

1North Dakota State University Fargo USA

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11:00 AM -
Break

11:30 AM - *C1.05
Proximal Femur Fracture: QCT/FEA Modeling and Cadaveric Validation

Dan Dragomir-Daescu 1 2

1Mayo Clinic Rochester USA2Mayo Clinic Rochester USA

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12:00 PM - C1.06
DNA I-Motif Provides Steel-like Tough Ends to Chromosomes

Raghvendra Pratap Singh 1 2 Ralf Blossey 2 Fabrizio Cleri 1

1University of Lille I Lille France2CNRS Villeneuve d'Ascq France

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12:15 PM - C1.07
Computational Investigations of the Morphology and Dynamics of Hybrid Nanostructured Biomaterials

Denise Preddie 1 Paul Ludford 1 Fikret Aydin 1 Meenakshi Dutt 1

1Rutgers University Piscataway USA

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12:30 PM - C1.08
Effect of Calcium Deficiency on the Structure and Mechanical Behavior of Hydroxypatite: A First-Principles Investigation

Soumya Sadashiva Bhat 1 Upadrasta Ramamurty 1 Umesh V Waghmare 2

1Indian Institute of Science Bangalore India2Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research Bangalore India

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2013-12-03   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Kalpana Katti, North Dakota State University
Nima Rahbar, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
Christian Hellmich, Vienna University of Technology
Candan Tamerler, University of Washington
C5: Atomic Force Microscopy and Nanomechanics of Biological Materials II
Session Chairs
Candan Tamerler
Christian Hellmich
Tuesday PM, December 03, 2013
Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Back Bay A

2:30 AM - C5.01
Nanomechanical Properties and Composition of Bone from Post-Menopausal Women with Atypical and Typical Femoral Fractures

Ashley Lloyd 1 Eve Donnelly 1

1Cornell University Ithaca USA

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2:45 AM - C5.02
Using Atomic Force Microscopy to Probe Microalgae Response

Kristin M Warren 1 Jeremiah N Mpagazehe 1 C. Fred Higgs 1 Philip LeDuc 1

1Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh USA

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3:00 AM - C5.03
Atomic Force Microscopy Indentation Points to Specific Interactions in the Tripartite Genome of an Icosahedral Plant Virus

Bogdan Dragnea 1 Cheng Kao 2 Xiang Ma 2 Cheng Zeng 1

1Indiana University Bloomington USA2Indiana University Bloomington USA

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3:15 AM - C5.04
Nanoindentation-Based Mechanical Spectroscopy of Wood Cell Walls

Joseph Jakes 1

1USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory Madison USA

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3:30 AM - C5.05
Coupling 3D Electron Tomography and Atomistic Modeling to Elucidate Relationships between Nanoscale Geometry and Atomic Structure of Cellulose Microfibrils

Peter N. Ciesielski 1 James Matthews 1 Melvin Tucker 2 Gregg Beckham 2 Michael Crowley 1 Michael Himmel 1 Bryon Donohoe 1

1National Renewable Energy Lab Golden USA2National Renewable Energy Lab Golden USA

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3:45 AM - C5.06
Functionalized Nanoparticles as Biomolecular Probes for SERS Detection of Proteins in Solution

Zakiya Skeete 1 Elizabeth Crew 1 Christopher Manahan 1 Jongyeol Chae 1 Chuan-Jian Zhong 1

1State University of New York at Binghamton Binghamton USA

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4:00 AM -
Break

4:30 AM - C5.07
Scanning Acoustic Microscopy of Biological Cryosections: The Effect of Local Thickness on Apparent Acoustic Wave Speed

Craig J. Williams 1 Helen K. Graham 2 Xuegen Zhao 1 Rachel E.B. Watson 2 Michael J. Sherratt 2 Brian Derby 1

1University of Manchester Manchester United Kingdom2University of Manchester Manchester United Kingdom

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4:45 AM - *C5.08
Experimental and Modeling Studies of Dental Enamel Mechanics

Adrian B Mann 1

1Rutgers Piscataway USA

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5:15 AM - C5.09
Extracellular Matrix Morphology and Mechanics in Breast Cancer

Roberto C. Andresen Eguiluz 1 Karin Wang 2 Victoria Benson 1 BoRi Seo 2 Claudia Fischbach 2 Delphine Gourdon 1 2

1Cornell University Ithaca USA2Cornell University Ithaca USA

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5:30 AM - C5.10
The Study of Hierarchical Porous Biostructures for Nanotechnology Applications

Miguel Fernando Diaz Moreno 1 Lilian P. Davila 1

1University of California Merced Merced USA

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C6: Poster Session II: Mechanical Properties of Tissues II
Session Chairs
Candan Tamerler
Christian Hellmich
Tuesday PM, December 03, 2013
Hynes, Level 1, Hall B

9:00 AM - C6.01
Piezoelectric Properties of Aligned Collagen Membranes

Denise Denning 1 2 Michael V Paukshto 3 Stephen Jesse 4 Stefan Habelitz 5 Andrzej Fertala 6 Sergei V Kalinin 4 Brian J Rodriguez 1 2

1University College Dublin Dublin Ireland2University College Dublin Dublin Ireland3Fibralign Coorporation Sunnyvale USA4Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge USA5University of California San Francisco USA6Thomas Jefferson University Philidelphia USA

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9:00 AM - C6.02
Crocodile Teeth: Structure, Chemical Composition, and Micromechanics

Joachim Enax 1 Helge Fabritius 2 Alexander Rack 3 Oleg Prymak 1 Dierk Raabe 2 Matthias Epple 1

1University of Duisburg-Essen Essen Germany2Max-Planck-Institut famp;#252;r Eisenforschung Duesseldorf Germany3European Synchrotron Radiation Facility (ESRF) Grenoble Cedex France

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9:00 AM - C6.03
Structurally-Variable Design of Anti-Cancer Therapeutic Antibodies by Combination of Chemical Conjugation and Protein Engineering

Mitsuo Umetsu 1 Asami Ueda 1 Takeshi Nakanishi 1 Kentaro Hashikami 1 Ryutaro Asano 1 Izumi Kumagai 1

1Tohoku University Sendai Japan

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9:00 AM - C6.05
Determining the Contribution of Glycosaminoglycans to Tendon Mechanical Properties with a Modified Shear-Lag Model

Hossein Ahmadzadeh 1 Brianne K. Connizzo 2 Benjamin R. Freedman 2 Louis J. Soslowsky 2 Vivek B. Shenoy 1

1University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia USA2University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia USA

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9:00 AM - C6.06
Crack Propagation in Tooth Enamel is Regulated by Enamel Apatite Crystallographic Dimensions

Elnaz Ghadimi 1 Hazem Eimar 1 Jun Song 2 Benedetto Marelli 2 Ovidiu Ciobanu 1 Mohamed Nur Abdallah 1 Christoph Staehli 2 Showan N Nazhat 2 Hojatollah Vali 1 Faleh Tamimi 1

1McGill Montreal Canada2McGill Montreal Canada

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9:00 AM - C6.08
Preparation and Application of Substrate Mechanics on Stem Cell Study

Chungchueh Chang 1 Jianyuan Zhang 1 Vladimir Jurukovski 1 3 Marcia Simon 2 Miriam Rafailovich 1

1Stony Brook University Stony Brook USA2SUNY at Stony Brook Stony Brook USA3Suffolk Community College Brentwood USA

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9:00 AM - C6.09
An In-Situ-Polymerizing, Glycosaminoglycan-Mimetic Hydrogel for Augmenting Cartilage Mechanics

Benjamin Goldman Cooper 1 Rachel C. Stewart 2 Mark W. Grinstaff 1 2

1Boston University Boston USA2Boston University Boston USA

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9:00 AM - C6.10
Fabrication of Ultra-Flexible Bioelectronic Semiconductors

Natee Johnson 1 Young Jo Kim 2 Haosheng Wu 2 Philip LeDuc 1 Christopher Bettinger 2

1Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh USA2Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh USA

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9:00 AM - C6.12
The Structure and the Mechanical Properties of a Newly Fabricated Cellulose-Nanofiber/Polyvinyl-Alcohol Composite

Yukako Oishi 1 Atsushi Hotta 1

1Keio University Yokohama Japan

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9:00 AM - C6.13
The Structure and Performance of Freeze-Cast Bacterial Cellulose Aerogels

Kaiyan Qiu 1 Ulrike G. K. Wegst 1

1Dartmouth College Hanover USA

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9:00 AM -
C6.14 TRANSFERRED TO K6.06

C4: Atomic Force Microscopy and Nanomechanics of Biological Materials I
Session Chairs
Nima Rahbar
Kalpana Katti
Tuesday AM, December 03, 2013
Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Back Bay A

9:30 AM - C4.01
Quantitative Nano-Mechanics of Eukaryotic Cells with AFM

Igor Sokolov 1 2 Maxim Dokukin 1

1Tufts University Medford USA2Tufts University Medford USA

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9:45 AM - *C4.02
Establishing Correlations between Local Mechanical Properties and Local Structure in Hierarchical Materials Using Spherical Nanoindentation

Surya R Kalidindi 1 Shraddha J Vachhani 1 Mohammed Abba 1 Siddhartha Pathak 2 Haviva Goldman 3 Karl Jepsen 4 Jonathan J Wilker 5 Ulrike Wegst 6

1Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta USA2Los Alamos National Laboratory Los Alamos USA3Drexel University College of Medicine Philadelphia USA4Mount Sinai School of Medicine New York USA5Purdue University West Lafayette USA6Dartmouth College Hanover USA

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10:15 AM - C4.03
Structure-Property Relations and Fracture Behavior of Shark Tooth Enameloid

Joachim Enax 1 Helge Fabritius 2 Oleg Prymak 1 Dierk Raabe 2 Matthias Epple 1

1University of Duisburg-Essen Essen Germany2Max-Planck-Institut famp;#252;r Eisenforschung Duesseldorf Germany

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10:30 AM - C4.04
Chemical Gradients and Crystal Anisotropy in the Stomatopods Dactyl Club

Shahrouz Amini 1 Admir Masic 2 Ali Miserez 1 3

1Nanyang Technological University Singapore Singapore2Max Planck Institute for Colloids and Interfaces Potsdam Germany3Nanyang Technological University Singapore Singapore

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10:45 AM -
Break

11:15 AM - C4.05
A Spider's Biological Vibration Filter: Micromechanical Characterization (Cupiennius salei)

Seth Lawton Young 1 Marius Chyasnavichyus 1 Friedrich G Barth 2 Vladimir V Tsukruk 1

1Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta USA2University of Vienna Wien Austria

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11:30 AM - C4.06
Frictional Properties of Native and Functionalized Collagen Thin Films

Robert Cook 1 Frank DelRio 1 Brian Bush 1 Koo-Hyun Chung 2 Antony Chen 1 Christopher Anderton 1 Kiran Bhadriraju 1 Anne Plant 1

1National Institute of Standards and Technology Gaithersburg USA2University of Ulsan Ulsan Republic of Korea

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11:45 AM - C4.07
Correlated Imaging and Force Mapping on Model Membranes and Leukemia Cancer Cells

Shan Zou 1

1National Research Council Canada Ottawa Canada

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12:00 PM - C4.08
Osteoclasts on Human Cortical Bone In Vitro: Impact of Mechanical Stimuli on Resorption

Kelig Pernelle 1 2 Dan Georgess 2 Ophelie Pollet 1 Benoit Ponsard 1 Roberto Vargiolu 1 Catherine Bosser 1 Guillaume Fargier 1 Pierre Jurdic 2 Thierry Hoc 1

1Ecole Centrale Ecully France2Institut de Gamp;#233;nomique Fonctionnelle de Lyon - Ecole Normale supamp;#233;rieure Lyon France

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