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Isb/asb 2005 Congress
12-14-2004, 04:40 AM
Announcement and Call for Papers

XXth CONGRESS OF THE INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY OF BIOMECHANICS
29th ANNUAL MEETING OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF BIOMECHANICS

Cleveland, Ohio, July 31 - August 5, 2005

We are delighted to welcome you to Cleveland, Ohio, for the first
combined meeting of the International and American Societies of
Biomechanics. The meeting follows the best traditions of both
societies, with attractive scientific and social programs. We
especially encourage student participation, through affordable
registration and housing, grants and awards, and tutorial lectures by
leading scientists.

WEBSITE
Please check http://www.isb2005.org/ regularly for detailed information.

VENUE AND ACCOMODATION
The Congress venue is the campus of Cleveland State University, in
downtown Cleveland. Accomodation is within walking distance, ranging
from campus housing at $35/night, to various hotels starting at $58/night.

SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM
The 6-day program will begin with four tutorial lectures, and the
Wartenweiler Lecture presented by Dr. Bruce Latimer of the Cleveland
Museum of Natural History. During the following five days there will be
eight keynote lectures, as well as lectures presented by the winners of
the Muybridge Award (ISB) and Borelli Award (ASB). There will be five
parallel sessions with oral presentations and poster sessions on Tuesday
and Thursday.

SOCIAL PROGRAM
The social program includes an opening reception on Sunday, a reception
on Tuesday in the Cleveland Museum of Natural History, various tours on
Wednesday afternoon, baseball (Indians-Yankees) on Thursday, and on
Friday a banquet at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.

ADDITIONAL EVENTS
On the evening of Aug 1st (Monday) there will be a pressure measurement
workshop sponsored by Novel GmBH. In addition, there will be two
student breakfasts hosted by ASB and ISB as well as numerous alumni
gatherings throughout the week.

SATELLITE MEETINGS
7th International Symposium on Footwear Biomechanics, July 27-29
10th Internation Symposium on Computer Simulation in Biomechanics, July
28-30

CLEVELAND
Information for visitors can be found on http://www.travelcleveland.com/
and http://www.universitycircle.org/.

CALL FOR PAPERS
The ISB/ASB 2005 Congress is accepting papers in all areas of biomechanics.
We especially solicit papers in the following areas of interest:
* Anthropology
* Bio-robotics
* Bone Mechanics
* Cardiovascular and Biofluid Mechanics
* Forensic Biomechanics
* Locomotion
* Methods in Biomechanics
* Modeling / Musculo-Skeletal Dynamics
* Muscle / Motor Control
* Neural Prostheses
* Occupational Biomechanics
* Physical Therapy/Rehabilitation
* Orthopaedics and Joint mechanics
* Soft Tissue Biomechanics
* Spaceflight Biomechanics
* Sport Biomechanics
* Tissue and Cellular Engineering
Abstracts (one page) must be submitted by January 31, 2005. For
complete instructions, see http://www.isb2005.org/abstracts/

Sincerely Yours,

The Organizing Committee,

*Peter R. Cavanagh, Ph.D.*
The Cleveland Clinic Foundation

*Patrick E. Crago, Ph.D.*
Case Western Reserve University

*Brian L. Davis, Ph.D.*
The Cleveland Clinic Foundation

*Ton van den Bogert, Ph.D.*
The Cleveland Clinic Foundation

*George Chatzimavroudis, Ph.D.*
Cleveland State University

*Susan E. D'Andrea, Ph.D.*
The Cleveland Clinic Foundation

*A. Seth Greenwald, D.Phil.*
Orthopaedic Research Laboratories,
Lutheran Hospital

*Elizabeth C. Hardin, Ph.D.*
Cleveland VA Medical Center

*John Jeziorowski Ph.D., PT.*
Cleveland State University

*Robert F. Kirsch, Ph.D.*
Case Western Reserve University

*Melissa Knothe Tate, Ph.D.*
Case Western Reserve University

*Scott G. McLean, Ph.D.*
The Cleveland Clinic Foundation

*Paul S. Sung, DHSc., PT.*
Cleveland State University

*Ronald J. Triolo, Ph.D.*
Case Western Reserve University

*Guang Yue, Ph.D.*
The Cleveland Clinic Foundation

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