Advances in Biomechanics and Tissue Regeneration covers a wide range of recent development and advances in the fields of biomechanics and tissue regeneration. It includes computational simulation, soft tissues, microfluidics, the cardiovascular system, experimental methods in biomechanics, mechanobiology and tissue regeneration. The state-of-the-art, theories and application are presented, making this book ideal for anyone who is deciding which direction to take their future research in this field. In addition, it is ideal for everyone who is exploring new fields or currently working on an interdisciplinary project in tissue biomechanics.
- Combines new trends in biomechanical modelling and tissue regeneration
- Offers a broad scope, covering the entire field of tissue biomechanics
- Contains perspectives from engineering, medicine and biology, thus giving a holistic view of the field
Part I: Biomechanics and Numerical simulation 2. Corneal Biomechanics 3. Biomechanics and Modeling of the Human Heart 4. Biomechanics and Modeling of the Human Foot 5. Multiphasic and Multiscale Modelling of Vascular Tissue 6. Simulation of the Blood Flow in Body Arteries 7. Patient-Specific Predictive Modeling 8. Real-Time Simulation of Virtual Surgery 9. Computational Simulation of the Cell Behavior for Tissue Regeneration
Part II: Mechanobiology and tissue regeneration 10. Cartilage Regeneration 11. Bone Regeneration 12. Damage, Remodeling and Growth of Vascular tissue 13. Microfluidics Chips to Mimic the Cellular Microenvironment 14. Nano-Structured Materials as a Scaffold for Tissue Regeneration 15. Smart Materials as a Scaffold for Tissue Regeneration 16. Synthesis of Highly Reactive Polymers for Tissue Adhesiveness 17. Mechanical and Micro-Structural Behavior of Biomaterials and Biological Tissue
He is a Full Associate Professor at the Mechanical Engineering Department, University of Zaragoza, Spain (24 years of teaching experience). Besides, he is a Member of the Group of Applied Mechanics and Bioengineering (AMB), the Biomedical Research Networking Center in Bioengineering, Biomaterials, and Nanomedicine (CIBER-BBN), the Aragón Institute of Engineering Research (I3A), and the European Society of Biomechanics (ESB). He received his B.Eng. in industrial engineering (1993) from Benha Higher Institute of Technology, Egypt; B.Sc. in statistical and computer science (1997) from Mansoura University, Egypt; M.Sc. degree in Engineering Mathematics (2001) from Ain Shams University, Egypt; a Diploma in Advanced Studies in Computational Fluid Mechanics (2004) from Zaragoza University, Spain; and his Ph.D. degree in Computational Fluid Mechanics (2005) from Zaragoza University, Spain. Dr. Doweidar has participated and/or directed 15 national and international investigation projects. In addition, he is author and co-author of 8 books, 42 conference and 30 articles in peer-reviewed journals. His investigation interests include Computational Biomechanics, Cell Simulation, Hyperelastic Materials, Large Deformations, Finite Element Method, Natural Element Method, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Error Estimation, and Adaptivity.