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
https://www.jstage.jst.go.jp/browse/...7/0/_contents/

Since January 2022, the journal web address has been changed as follow, so please update your bookmark:
https://www.jstage.jst.go.jp/browse/jbse/

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・Vol. 17, No. 1
5 research articles

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Strain analysis of fruit tree branch under large deflection considering flexural deformation characteristics
Kenta ISHII, Kazuhiro FUJISAKI, Kazuhiko SASAGAWA, Takeshi MORIWAKI
p.21-00092
https://doi.org/10.1299/jbse.21-00092

Estimation of knee joint angle during gait cycle using inertial measurement unit sensors: a method of sensor-to-clinical bone calibration on the lower limb skeletal model
Sentong WANG, Yunan CAI, Kazunori HASE, Kazuo UCHIDA, Daisuke KONDO, Tsuguya SAITOU, Susumu OTA
p.21-00196
https://doi.org/10.1299/jbse.21-00196

Evaluation of effect of aneurysm model material on coil contact force and catheter movement
Takuya OISHI, Kazuto TAKASHIMA, Kiyoshi YOSHINAKA, Kaihong YU, Makoto OHTA, Koji MORI, Naoki TOMA
p.21-00261
https://doi.org/10.1299/jbse.21-00261

Effects of rigidity on tension within the cell membranes of erythrocytes swollen by osmotic shock
Kiyoshi BANDO, Ryoko OTOMO
p.21-00205
https://doi.org/10.1299/jbse.21-00205

Identification of muscle activity in tongue motion during swallowing through medical image data
Hideyuki AZEGAMI, Shinjiro ONO, Kenzen TAKEUCHI, Takahiro KIKUCHI, Yukihiro MICHIWAKI, Keigo HANYU, Tetsu KAMIYA
p.21-00254
https://doi.org/10.1299/jbse.21-00254
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*** 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 fields.

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.

https://www.jsme.or.jp/publish/jbse/for-authors.html

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us (info@jbse.org).
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Eijiro Maeda Ph.D. -- e.maeda@nagoya-u.jp
TEL: +81-52-789-2724/ FAX: +81-52-789-2695
Biomechanics Lab. Graduate School of Engineering
Nagoya University, Japan