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AuthorsPaper TitleJournal
Shahabpoor, E., Pavic, A., Racic, V. Identification of mass-spring-damper model of walking humans.Structures (2015), 5, pp 233-246
Pancani, S., Rowson, J., Tindale, W., Heron, N., Langley, J., McCarthy, A. D., Quinn, A., Reed, H., Stanton A., Shaw, P. J., McDermott, C. J., Mazzà, C.Assessment of the Sheffield Support Snood, an innovative cervical orthosis designed for people affected by neck muscle weaknessClinical Biomechanics (2015), 32, pp 201-206
Li, X., Viceconti, M., Cohen, M. C., Reilly, G. C., Carre, M. J., Offiah, A. C.Developing CT based computational models of pediatric femursJournal of Biomechanics (2015), 48, pp 2034-2040
Chen, Y., Pani, M., Taddei, F., Mazzà, C., Li, X., Viceconti, M.Large-scale finite element analysis of human cancellous bone tissue micro computer tomography data: a convergence studyJournal of Biomechanical Engineering (2014), 136 (10), pp 101013-1 - 101013-7
Dall’Ara, E., Grabowski, P., Zioupos, P., Viceconti, M.Estimation of local anisotropy of plexiform bone: Comparison between depth sensing micro-indentation and Reference Point IndentationJournal of Biomechanics (2015), 48 (15), pp 4073-4080
Guo Y., Guo, L. Z., Billings, S. A., Wei, H. L.Identification of nonlinear systems with non-persistent excitation using an iterative forward orthogonal least squares regression algorithmInternational Journal of Modelling, Identification and Control (2015), 23 (1)
Guo Y., Guo, L. Z., Billings, S. A., Wei, H. L.An iterative orthogonal forward regression algorithmInternational Journal of Systems Science (2014), 46 (5), pp 776-789
Guo Y., Guo, L. Z., Billings, S. A., Wei, H. L.Identification of continuous-time models for nonlinear dynamic systems from discrete dataInternational Journal of Systems Science (2015), 47 (5), pp 3044-3054
Guo Y., Guo, L. Z., Billings, S. A., Wei, H. L.Ultra-Orthogonal Forward Regression Algorithms for the Identification of Non-Linear Dynamic SystemsNeurocomputing (2016), 173 (3), pp 715-723
Venuti, F., Racic, V., Corbetta, A.Modelling framework for dynamic interaction between multiple pedestrians and vertical vibrations of footbridgesJournal of Sound and Vibration (2016), 379, pp 245-263
Shahabpoor, E., Pavic, A., Racic, V. Interaction between Walking Humans and Structures in Vertical Direction: A Literature ReviewShock and Vibration (2016), 2016, 22 pages
Dall'Ara, E., Eastell, R., Viceconti, M., Pahr, D., Yang, L.Experimental Validation of DXA-based Finite Element models for prediction of femoral strengthJournal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials (2016), 63, pp 17-25
Del Din, S., Godfrey, A., Mazzà, C., Lord, S., Rochester, L.Free-living monitoring of Parkinson's disease: Lessons from the fieldMovement Disorders (2016), 31 (9), pp 1293-1313
Shahabpoor, E., Pavic, A. Human-Structure Dynamic Interaction during Short-Distance Free FallsShock and Vibration (2016), 2016, 22 pages
Bocian, M., Brownjohn, J. M. W., Racic, V., Hester, D., Quattrone, A., Monnickendam,R.A framework for experimental determination of localised vertical pedestrian forces on full-scale structures using wireless attitude and heading reference systemsJournal of Sound and Vibration (2016), 376, pp 217-243
Chen, Y., Dall'Ara, E., Sales, E., Manda, K., Wallace, R., Pankaj, P., Viceconti, M.Micro-CT based finite element models of cancellous bone predict accurately displacement computed by elastic registration: A validation studyJournal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials (2017), 65, pp 644-651
Giorgi, M., Verbruggen, S. W., Lacroix, D.In silico bone mechanobiology: Modelling a multi-faceted biological systemWIREs Systems Biology and Medicine (2016), 8 (6), pp 485-505
Storm, F., Buckley, C., Mazzà, C.Gait event detection in indoor and outdoor settings: accuracy of two inertial sensors based methodsGait and Posture (2016), 50, pp 42-46
Lamberto, G., Martelli, S., Cappozzo, A., Mazzà, C.To what extent is joint and muscle mechanics predicted by musculoskeletal models sensitive to soft tissue artefacts?Journal of Biomechanics (2016), Available online 24 August 2016
Hannah, I., Sawacha, Z., Guiotto, A., Mazzà, C.Relationship between sagittal plane kinematics, foot morphology and vertical forces applied to three regions of the footInternational Biomechanics (2016), 3 (1), pp 50-56
Qasim, M., Farinella, G., Zhang, J., Li, X., Yang, L., Eastell, R., Viceconti, M.Patient-Specific Finite Element Estimated Femur Strength as a Predictor of the Risk of Hip Fracture: The Effect of Methodological DeterminantsOsteoporosis International (2016), 27 (9), pp 2815-2822
Shahabpoor, E., Pavic, A., Racic, V., Zivanovic, S.Effect of group walking traffic on dynamic properties of pedestrian structuresJournal of Sound and Vibration (2017), 387, pp 207-225
Lu, Y., Boudiffa, M., Dall'Ara, E., Bellantuono, I., Viceconti, M.Development of a protocol to quantify local bone adaptation over space and time: Quantification of reproducibilityJournal of Biomechanics (2016), 49 (10), pp 2095-2099
Erdemir, A., Guess, T. M., Halloran, J. P., Modenese, L., Reinholt, J. A., Thelan, D. G., Umberger, B. R.Commentary on the Integration of Model Sharing and Reproducibility Analysis to Scholarly Publishing Workflow in Computational BiomechanicsIEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (2016), 63 (10), pp 2080-2085
Palanca, M., Cristofolini, L., Dall'Ara, E., Curto, M., Innocente, F., Danesi, V., Tozzi, G.Digital volume correlation can be used to estimate local strains in natural and augmented vertebrae: an organ-level studyJournal of Biomechanics (2016), 49 (16), pp 3882-3890
Tozzi, G., Dall’Ara, E., Palanca, M., Curto, M., Innocente, F., Cristofolini, L.Strain uncertainties from two digital volume correlation approaches in prophylactically augmented vertebrae: local analysis on bone and cement-bone microstructuresJournal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials (2017), 67, pp 117-126
Bhattacharya, P., Viceconti, M.Multiscale Modeling Methods in BiomechanicsWIREs Systems Biology and Medicine (2017), e1375
Wittkowske, C., Reilly, G. C., Lacroix, D., Perrault, C. M.In vitro bone cell models: Impact of fluid shear stress on bone formationFrontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology (2016), 4 (87), 22 pages
Sankarpandi, S., Baldwin, A. J., Ray, J., Mazzà C.Reliability of Inertial Sensors in the Assessment of Patients with Vestibular Disorders: a Feasibility StudyBMC Ear, Nose and Throat Disorders
Palanca, M., Bodey, A. J., Giorgi, M., Viceconti, M., Lacroix, D., Cristofolini, L., Dall'Ara, E.Local displacement and strain uncertainties in different bone types by digital volume correlation of synchrotron microtomogramsJournal of Biomechanics
Hannah I., Montefiori E., Modenese L., Prinold, J., Viceconti M., Mazzà C. Sensitivity of a juvenile subject-specific musculoskeletal model of the ankle joint to the variability of operator dependent inputProceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part H: Journal of Engineering in Medicine
Pizzolato C., Reggiani M., Saxby D.J., Ceseracciu E., Modenese L., Lloyd D.GBiofeedback for gait retraining based on real-time estimation of tibiofemoral joint contact forcesIEEE Transactions on Neural Systems & Rehabilitation Engineering (2017), 25 (9), pp 1612-1621
Shahabpoor, E., Pavic, A., Racic, V. Structural vibration serviceability: New design framework featuring human-structure interactionEngineering Structures
Kainz, H., Carty, C., Maine, S., Walsh, H. P. J., Lloyd, D. G., Modenese, L.Effects of hip joint centre mislocation on gait kinematics of children with cerebral palsy calculated using patient-specific direct and inverse kinematic modelsGait and Posture (2017), 57, pp 154-160
Alsayednoor. J., Harrison, P.Evaluating the performance of microstructure generation algorithms for 2-d foam-like representative volume elementsMechanics of Materials
Viceconti, M., Hunter, P.The Virtual Physiological Human: Ten Years AfterAnnual Review of Biomedical Engineering
Greatrex, F., Montefiori, E., Grupp, T., Kozak, J., Mazzà, C.Reliability of an Integrated Ultrasound and Stereophotogrammetric System for Lower Limb Anatomical CharacterisationApplied Bionics and Biomechanics
Viceconti, M., Cobelli, C., Haddad, T., Himes, A., Kovatchev, B., Palmer, M.In silico assessment of biomedical products: The conundrum of rare but not so rare events in two case studiesProceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part H: Journal of Engineering in Medicine
Mercieca, J., Kadirkamanathan, V.Estimation and Identification of Spatio-Temporal with Applications in Engineering, Healthcare and Social ScienceAnnual Reviews in Control
Costa, C., Tozzi, G., Chen, Y., Viceconti, M., Dall’Ara, E.Micro Finite Element models of the vertebral body: Validation of local displacement predictionsPlosOne
Lu, Y., Boudiffa, M., Dall’Ara, E., Liu, Y., Bellantuono, I., Viceconti, M.Longitudinal effects of Parathyroid Hormone treatment on morphological, densitometric and mechanical properties of mouse tibiaJournal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials
Altai, Z., Viceconti, M., Offiah, A. C., Li, X.Investigating the Mechanical Response of Paediatric Bone under Bending and Torsion Using Finite Element AnalysisBiomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology (2018), pp1-9
Viceconti, M., Qasim, M., Bhattacharya, P., Li. X.Are CT-Based Finite Element Model Predictions of Femoral Bone Strengthening Clinically Useful?Current Osteoporosis Reports (2018)
Guo, Y., Storm, F., Zhao, Y., Billings, S. A., Pavic, A., Mazzà, C., Guo, L.A New Proxy Measurement Algorithm with Applications to Vertical Ground Reaction Forces with Wearable SensorsSensors (2017), 17 (10), pp 2181-2195
Metcalf, L. M., Dall'Ara, E., Paggiosi, M. A., Rochester, J. A., Vilayphiou, N., Kemp, G. J., McCloskey, E. V.Validation of calcaneus trabecular microstructure measurements by HR-pQCTBone (2018), 106, pp 69-77
Tamburini, P., Storm, F., Buckley, C., Bisi, M. C., Stagni, R., Mazzà, CMoving from laboratory to real life conditions: influence on the assessment of variability and stability of gaitGait and Posture (2018), 59, pp 248-252
Dall'Ara, E., Peña-Fernández, M., Palanca, M., Giorgi, M., Cristofolini, L., Tozzi, G.Precision of Digital Volume Correlation Approaches for Strain Analysis in Bone Imaged with Micro-Computed Tomography at Different Dimensional LevelsFrontiers in Materials: Mechanics of Materials (2017), 4, Article 31
Castro, A. P. G, Lacroix, D.Micromechanical study of the load transfer in a polycaprolactone–collagen hybrid scaffold when subjected to unconfined and confined compressionBiomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology (2017), pp 1-11
Oliviero, S., Y., Lu, Y., Viceconti, M., Dall’Ara, E.Effect of integration time on the morphometric, densitometric and mechanical properties of the mouse tibiaJournal of Biomechanics (2017), 65, pp203-211
Buckley, E., Mazzà, C, McNeill, A.A systematic review of the gait characteristics associated with cerebellar ataxiaGait and Posture (2018), 60, pp 154-163
Shahabpoor, E., Pavic, A.Measurement of Walking Ground Reactions in Real-Life Environments: A Systematic Review of Techniques and TechnologiesSensors (2017), 17 (9), 2085
Moissenet, F., Modenese, L., Dumas, R.Alterations of musculoskeletal models for a more accurate estimation of lower limb joint contact forces during normal gait: A systematic reviewJournal of Biomechanics (2017), 63, pp 8-20
Di Marco, R., Scalona, E., Pacilli, A., Cappa, P., Mazzà, C., Rossi, S.How to choose and interpret similarity indices to quantify the variability in gait joint kinematicsInternational Biomechanics (2018), 5 (1), pp 1-8
Altair, Z., Viceconti, M., Offiah, A. C., Li, X.Investigating the Mechanical Response of Paediatric Bone under Bending and Torsion Using Finite Element AnalysisBiomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology (2018), pp1-9
Storm, F., Nair, K. P. S., Alison J Clarke, A. J., Van der Meulen, J. M., Mazzà, C.Free-living and laboratory gait characteristics in patients with multiple sclerosisPLOS One (2018)
Modenese, L., Montefiori, E., Wang, A., Wesarg, S., Viceconti, M., Mazzà, C.Investigation of the dependence of joint contact forces on musculotendon parameters using a codified workflow for image-based modellingJournal of Biomechanics (2018), 16 (3), pp216-223