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Abstracts Accepted: Word Congress of Biomechanics

Congrats to John Everingham, Maddie Krentz, Derek Nesbitt, Edgar Rios, and Stephanie Frahs for being first authors on abstracts accepted to the World Congress of Biomechanics. It should be a really fun conference in Dublin this summer!   (Read More) Abstracts Accepted: Word Congress of Biomechanics

Thesis Proposal: Congrats to Maddie Krentz!

Congrats to Maddie Krentz for successfully proposing her thesis project, “Effect of Age on the Fatigue Properties of Human Meniscus”. Well done Maddie! (Read More) Thesis Proposal: Congrats to Maddie Krentz!

Thesis Defense: Congrats to John Everingham!

Congrats to John Everingham for successfully defending his thesis project, “Experimental methods to model ligament healing”. John is finishing an extremely productive M.S. degree as an author on two published papers, and a 1st author on a pending paper. It’s … (Read More) Thesis Defense: Congrats to John Everingham!

Grant Funded: Congrats to Dr. Gunes Uzer

Congrats to Prof. Gunes Uzer for being awarded an AR3T grant through the University of Pittsburgh and the NIH. The $133,000 grant is entitled “Replicating Marrow Mechanics of Stem Cells Ex Vivo”. Dr. Lujan is a Co-Investigator on the grant … (Read More) Grant Funded: Congrats to Dr. Gunes Uzer

Manuscript Accepted: Congrats to Stina Stender!

Congrats to Christina Stender for being first author on a manuscript accepted to the Journal, Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology! The paper, “Modeling the effect of collagen fibril alignment on ligament mechanical behavior”, uses experimental and computational methods to predict … (Read More) Manuscript Accepted: Congrats to Stina Stender!

Manuscript Accepted: Congrats to Katie Hollar!

Congrats to Katie Hollar for being first author on a manuscript accepted to the Wear Journal! The paper, “Quantifying wear depth in hip prostheses using a 3D optical scanner”, develops and validates a new technique to visualize in vivo wear … (Read More) Manuscript Accepted: Congrats to Katie Hollar!

Manuscript Accepted: Congrats to Kevin Warburton!

Congrats to Kevin Warburton for being first author on a manuscript accepted to the Journal of Orthopaedic Research! The paper, “Wear Testing of a Canine Hip Resurfacing Implant That Uses Highly Cross-linked Polyethylene”, develops and tests a new type of … (Read More) Manuscript Accepted: Congrats to Kevin Warburton!

Award: Maddie Krentz wins 3rd place at SB3C for the B.S. Student Paper Competition

Congrats to Maddie Krentz for winning 3rd place in the B.S. student paper competition at the SB3C conference in Tuscon, AZ. Maddie won this award for her project “Using ASTM Guidelines for Tensile Testing to Standardize the Specimen Geometry of … (Read More) Award: Maddie Krentz wins 3rd place at SB3C for the B.S. Student Paper Competition

Award: Derek Nesbitt wins 2nd place at SB3C for the B.S. Student Paper Competition

Congrats to Derek Nesbitt for winning 2nd place in the B.S. student paper competition at the SB3C conference in Tuscon, AZ. Derek won this award for his project “The effect of fiber orientation on failure patterns in the bovine meniscus … (Read More) Award: Derek Nesbitt wins 2nd place at SB3C for the B.S. Student Paper Competition

Award: Dr. Lujan named honored faculty member by Top Ten Scholar

Congrats to Dr. Trevor Lujan named honored faculty member by Top Ten Scholar, John Everingham.  The Top Ten Scholars award is the highest honor given to Boise State undergraduate students and each Top Ten Scholar honors an influential faculty member.  Congrats … (Read More) Award: Dr. Lujan named honored faculty member by Top Ten Scholar