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IMPACT MECHANICS AND IMPACT BIOMECHANICS

    Singh D, Cronin DS (2018). "Multi-scale modeling of head kinematics and brain tissue response to blast exposure”, Annals of Biomedical Engineering. Accepted December 18, 2018.

    Khor F, Cronin DS, Watson B, Gierczycka D, Malcolm S. (2018) Importance of Asymmetry and Anisotropy in Predicting Cortical Bone Response and Fracture Using Human Body Model Femur in Three-Point Bending and Axial Rotation. Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials. 87, 213-229.

    Mo H, Lien F-S, Zhang F, Cronin DS. (2018). An Immersed Boundary Method for Solving Compressible Flow with Arbitrarily Irregular and Moving Geometry. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, 88(5) 239-263.

    Gierczycka D, Cronin DS. (2018). Influence of the Chest Compression Measurement Method on Assessment of Restraint Performance in Side-impact Crash Scenarios. Journal of Biomechanics. Vol. 75(25), pp. 53-57.Accepted April 24, 2018. DOI:10.1016/j.jbiomech.2018.04.044

    Bustamante MC, Singh D, Cronin DS. (2017). Polymeric Hopkinson Bar-Confinement Chamber Apparatus to Evaluate Fluid Cavitation. Experimental Mechanics. Vol. 58 (1), pp. 55-74. Accepted July 24, 2017. DOI: 10.1007/s11340-017-0323-x

    Mo H, Lien FS, Zhang F, Cronin DS. (2017). A numerical framework for the direct simulation of dense particulate flow under explosive dispersal. Shock Waves. Vol. 28(3), pp. 559-577. DOI: 10.1007/s00193-017-0741-9

    Lasswell TL, Cronin DS, Medley JB, Rasoulinejad P. (2017). Incorporating Ligament Laxity in a Finite Element Model for the Upper Cervical Spine. The Spine Journal. Vol. 17(11), pp. 1755-1764. Accepted June 26, 2017. DOI: 10.1016/j.spinee.2017.06.040

    Boakye-Yiadom S, Cronin DS. (2017) “On the Importance of Retaining Stresses and Strains in Repositioning Computational Biomechanical Models of the Cervical Spine”. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Biomedical Engineering. Accepted May 29, 2017. DOI: 10.1002/cnm.2905

    Lasswell TL, Cronin DS, Medley JB, Rasoulinejad P. (2017) “Incorporating Ligament Laxity in a Finite Element Model for the Upper Cervical Spine”. The Spine Journal. Accepted June 26, 2017. DOI: 10.1016/j.spinee.2017.06.040

    Gierczycka, D., and Cronin, D.S. (2017). “Occupant Thorax Response Variations Due to Arm Position and Restraint Systems in Side Impact Crash Scenarios”. Accident Analysis & Prevention, Vol. 106, pp. 173-180. DOI:  10.1016/j.aap.2017.05.017.

    Barker JB, Cronin DS, Nightingale RW. Lower Cervical Spine Motion Segment Computational Model Validation: Kinematic and Kinetic Response for Quasi-Static and Dynamic Loading. ASME. J Biomech Eng. 2017;139(6):061009-061009-11. doi:10.1115/1.4036464.

    Singh D, Cronin DS. An investigation of dimensional scaling using cervical spine motion segment finite element models. Int J Numer Meth Biomed Engng. 2017;33:e2872. https://doi.org/10.1002/cnm.287

    Shateri H, Cronin DS. “Out-of-Position Rear Impact Tissue Level Investigation using Detailed Finite Element Neck Model.” Traffic Injury Prevention, Vol. 16, Iss. 7, pp 698-708. 2015. DOI:10.1080/15389588.2014.1003551. (GHBMC, NSERC, iAMi, Compute Canada)

    Gierczycka D, Watson B, Cronin DS. “Investigation of Occupant Arm Position and Door Properties on Thorax Kinematics in Side Impact Crash Scenarios, Comparison of ATD and Human Models.” International Journal of Crashworthiness, Vol. 20, Iss. 3, pp 242-269, Jan. 2015. DOI: 10.1080/13588265.2014.998000. (NSERC Discovery, Compute Canada)

    Barker J, Cronin DS, Chandrashekar N. “High Rotation Rate Behavior of Cervical Spine Segments in Flexion and Extension.” Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, Vol. 136, Iss. 12, pp 12-20. Dec. 2014. Doi: 10.1115/1.4028107. (GHBMC, NSERC, iAMi, Compute Canada)

    Campbell B, Cronin DS. “Coupled Human Body and Side Impact Model to Predict Thoracic Response.” International Journal of Crashworthiness, Vol. 19, Iss. 4, pp 394-413, April. 2014. DOI:10.1080/13588265.2014.909561. (GHBMC, NSERC, iAMi)

    Singh D, Cronin DS, Haladuick T. “Head and Brain Response to Blast Using Sagittal and Transverse Finite Element Models.” International Journal for Numerical Methods in Biomedical Engineering, Vol. 30, Iss. 4, pp 470-489, April. 2013. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cnm.2612, 10.1002/cnm.2612 (DND NSERC, Med Eng Systems, Compute Canada)

    Cronin DS. “Finite Element Modeling of Potential Cervical Spine Pain Sources in Neutral Position low Speed Rear Impact.” Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials – Forensic Biomechanics, Vol. 33, pp 55-66, May. 2014. DOI: 10.1016/j.jmbbm.2013.01.006. (NSERC)

    DeWit JA, Cronin DS. “Cervical Spine Segment Finite Element Model for Traumatic Injury Prediction.” Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, Vol. 10, pp 138-150, June. 2012. DOI: 10.1016/j.jmbbm.2012.02.015 (GHBMC, iAMi)

    Fice JB, Cronin DS. “Investigation of Whiplash Injuries in the Upper Cervical Spine Using a Detailed Neck Model.” Journal of Biomechanics, Vol. 45, Iss. 6, pp 1098-1102. April. 2012. Doi:10.1016/j.jbiomech.2012.01.016. (GHBMC, iAMi, Compute Canada)

    Paryab N, Cronin DS, Sullivan P, Ying X, Boey F, Venkatraman S. “Uniform Expansion of a Polymeric Biodegradable Helical Stent.” ASME Journal of Medical Devices, Vol. 6, Iss. 2. May. 2012. DOI: 10.1115/1.4005777 (NSERC Discovery, NTU, Compute Canada)

    Watson B, Cronin DS. “Side Impact Occupant Response with Varying Position.” International Journal of Crashworthiness, Vol. 16, Iss. 5, pp 569-582. Sept. 2011. DOI: 10.1080/13588265.2011.616079. (NSERC Discovery)

    Panzer MB, Fice JB, Cronin DS. “Cervical Spine Response in Frontal Crash.” Medical Engineering & Physics, Vol. 33, Iss. 9, pp 1147-1159, Nov. 2011. DOI: 10.1016/j.medengphy.2011.05.004. (NSERC Discovery, Compute Canada)

    Fice JB, Cronin DS, Panzer MB. “Cervical Spine Model to Predict Capsular Ligament Response in Rear Impact.” Annals of Biomedical Engineering, Vol. 39, Iss. 8, pp 2152-2162, May. 2011. DOI: 10.1007/s10439-011-0315-4. (GHBMC, iAMi, Compute Canada)

    Lockhart P, Cronin DS, Williams KV, Ouellet S. “Investigation of Head Response to Blast Loading.” The Journal of Trauma, Vol. 70, Iss. 2, pp E29-E36, Feb. 2011. DOI: 10.1097/TA.0b013e3181de3f4b. (DRDC Valcartier)

ADVANCED MANUFACTURING AND MATERIALS

    Watson B, Liao C-H, Worswick M, Cronin DS. (2018). Mode I Traction-Separation Measured Using Rigid Double Cantilever Beam Applied to Structural Adhesive. The Journal of Adhesion. Accepted July 17, 2018.

    Trimino LF, Cronin DS. (2018). Damage Measurements in Epoxy Structural Adhesives using Microhardness. International Journal of Adhesion and Adhesives. Vol. 82, pp. 211-220. Accepted January 23, 2018. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijadhadh.2018.01.014 

    Cronin DS, Ouellet S. “Low Density Polyethylene, Expanded Polystyrene and Expanded Polypropylene: Strain Rate and Size Effects on Mechanical Properties”. Journal of Polymer Testing. Vol. 53. pp. 40-50, May. 2016. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.polymertesting.2016.04.018

    Trimino L, Cronin DS. “Evaluation of Numerical Methods to Model Structural Adhesive Response and Failure in Tension and Shear Loading.” Journal of Dynamic Behavior of Materials, Vol. 2, Iss. 1. pp 1-16, February. 2016. DOI: 10.1007/s40870-016-0045-7.

    Salisbury C, Cronin DS, Lien F-S. “Deformation Mechanics of a Hyper-Viscoelastic Porous Material, Part I: Testing and Constitutive Modeling of Non-porous Polychloroprene Material.” Journal of Dynamic Behavior of Materials, Vol. 1, Iss. 3, pp 236-248 September. 2015. DOI: 10.1007/s40870-015-0026-2. (NSERC Discovery, Compute Canada)

    Salisbury C, Cronin DS, Lien F-S. “Deformation Mechanics of a Non-linear Hyper-Viscoelastic Porous Material, Part II: Porous Material Micro-Scale Model.” Journal of Dynamic Behavior of Materials, Vol. 1, Iss. 3, pp 249-258, September. 2015. DOI: 10.1007/s40870-015-0027-1. (NSERC Discovery, Compute Canada)

    Lockhart P, Cronin, DS. “Helmet Liner Evaluation to Mitigate Head Response from Primary Blast Exposure.” Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering, Vol. 18, Iss. 6, pp 635-645, May. 2015. DOI: 10.1080/10255842.2013.829460. (DND/NSERC, Med-Eng Systems, Compute Canada)

    Mattucci S, Cronin DS. “A Method to Characterize Average Cervical Spine Ligament Response Based On Raw Data Sets For Implementation Into Injury Biomechanics Models.” Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, Vol. 41, pp 251-260, Jan. 2015. DOI: 10.1016/j.jmbbm.2014.09.023. (NSERC Discovery)

    Paryab N, Cronin DS, Lee-Sullivan P. “Finite Element Methods to Analyze Helical Stent Expansion.” International Journal for Numerical Methods in Biomedical Engineering. Vol. 30, Iss. 3, pp 339-352. March. 2014. DOI: 10.1002/cnm.2605. (NSERC Discovery, NTU, Compute Canada)

    Trimino L, Cronin DS. “Non-Direct Similitude Technique Applied to the Dynamic Axial Impact of Bonded Crush Tubes.” International Journal of Impact Engineering, Vol. 64, pp 39–52. Feb. 2014. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijimpeng.2013.10.001. (3M Canada, OCE, Compute Canada)

    Mattucci S, Moulton J, Chandrashekar N, Cronin DS. “Strain Rate Dependent Properties of Human Craniovertebral Ligaments.” Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, Vol. 23, pp 71-79. July. 2013. DOI: 10.1016/j.jmbbm.2013.04.005 (GHBMC, iAMi, NSERC)

    Lockhart P, Cronin DS, Watson B. “Frontal Impact Response for Pole Crash Scenarios.” Traffic Injury Prevention, Vol. 14, Iss. 5, pp 509-519. 2013. DOI: 10.1080/15389588.2012.732718 (Polefab, FedDEV ARC)

    Mattucci S, Moulton JA, Chandrashekar N, Cronin DS. “Strain Rate Dependent Properties of Younger Human Cervical Spine Ligaments.” Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, Vol. 10, pp 216-226. June. 2012. DOI: 10.1016/j.jmbbm.2012.02.004 (GHBMC, iAMi)

    Cronin DS, Falzon C. “Characterization Of 10% Ballistic Gelatin To Evaluate Temperature, Aging And Strain Rate Effects.” Experimental Mechanics, Vol. 51, Iss. 7, pp 1197-1206, Sept. 2011. DOI: 10.1007/s11340-010-9438-z. (NSERC Discovery)

    Cronin DS, Williams KV, Salisbury C. “Development and Evaluation of a physical Surrogate Leg to Predict Landmine Injury.” Journal of Military Medicine, Vol. 176, Iss. 12, pp 1408-1416, Dec. 2011. PMID: 22338357. (DND/NSERC, DRDC Valcartier, Med-Eng Systems)

     

PIPELINE INTEGRITY

    Zhou W, Xiang W, Cronin D. (2016). "Probability of Rupture Model for Corroded Pipelines”. International Journal of Pressure Vessels and Piping. Volume 147, pp. 1-11. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijpvp.2016.10.001

    Hosseini A, Cronin DS, Plumtree A. “Evaluation of Cracks in Thin-Walled Pipe Using Q0.2.” Materials Performance and Characterization, Vol. 3, Iss. 3, Sept. September. 2014. DOI: 10.1520/MPC20130073 (NSERC CRD, TransCanada Pipelines)

    Bedairi B, Cronin DS, Hosseini A, Plumtree A. “Collapse Prediction for Crack-in-Corrosion Defects in Natural Gas Transmission Pipelines.” International Journal of Pressure Vessels and Piping. July. 2012. 10.1016/j.ijpvp.2012.06.002 (NSERC CRD, TCPL)

    Hosseini A, Cronin DS, Plumtree A. “Crack in Corrosion Defect Assessment for Transmission Pipelines.” ASME Journal of Pressure Vessel Technology, Vol. 135, Iss. 2, March. 2013. DOI: 10.1115/1.4007644. (NSERC CRD, TransCanada Pipelines)

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Prof. Duane Cronin

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Canada Research Chair: Trauma Biomechanics and Injury Prevention (tBIP)

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Director: Impact Mechanics and Material Characterization Lab

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