Dear Colleagues,

The latest issue of our journal
"Journal of Biomechanical Science and Engineering (JBSE)"
has been published.

Free online version is now available at

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・Vol. 16, No. 3: 5 articles (5 research papers)
JSME-KSB-TSB Joint Issue on “Showcase of researches from JSME, KSB, and TSB (continued)”

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Ryo SUDO, Kyehan RHEE, Ming-Shaung JU
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Difference in chemotaxis of Salmonella cells between serine and aspartic acid
Tonau NAKAI, Yasutoshi HIGASHIDA, Fumiya NAKAMURA, Tomonobu GOTO

Pressures monitored by 3D printed capacitive pressure sensor embedded on prosthetic upper-limb socket; a case study
Sunkon LEE, Hyeonjung KWON, Sung-Yoon JUNG, Hyun-Jun SHIN, Chil-Yong KWON, Joo-Hyung KIM

Human elbow motor learning skills of varying loads: Proof of internal model generation using joint stiffness estimation
Wonseok SHIN, Handdeut CHANG, Jung KIM

Effects of model composition and number of image sources on the accuracy of model-based 3D/2D image registration methods for measuring three-dimensional knee kinematics
Cheng Chung LIN, Hsuan Yu LU, Tung Wu LU

Analysis of membrane structure of the inner ear motor protein prestin by force spectroscopy
Michio MURAKOSHI, Hiroshi WADA

*** About JBSE ***
JBSE, launched in 2006, is an open-access, international e-journal published as the official journal of the Bioengineering Division, the Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers (JSME-BED), the Korean Society of Biomechanics (KSB), the Taiwanese Society of Biomechanics (TSB), and Asian-Pacific Association for Biomechanics (APAB), published by JSME. The journal covers a wide range of topics in biomechanical engineering and related scientific field.

On behalf of JBSE editors, we would like to invite you to submit a paper to JBSE. Please visit the website of Instructions for Authors before submitting a paper.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us (

Best regards,
Eijiro Maeda, JBSE Editor (Public Relations)

Eijiro Maeda Ph.D. --
TEL: +81-52-789-2724/ FAX: +81-52-789-2695
Biomechanics Lab. Graduate School of Engineering
Nagoya University, Japan