Literature Update for keywords: BIOMECH* or LOCOMOT*.
Sorry for the hiatus, Dan had to deal with database updates at UM library.

Dan Ferris Rodger Kram
Univ. of Michigan Univ. of Colorado


Frantsevich L. Gorb S.
Arcus as a tensegrity structure in the arolium of wasps (Hymenoptera :
Zoology. 105(3):225-237, 2002.

Cartmill M. Lemelin P. Schmitt D.
Support polygons and symmetrical gaits in mammals
Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society. 136(3):401-420, 2002 Nov.

Ashley-Ross MA. Barker JU.
The effect of fiber-type heterogeneity on optimized work and power output
of hindlimb muscles of the salamander Ambystoma tigrinum
Journal of Comparative Physiology A-Sensory Neural & Behavioral
Physiology. 188(8):611-620, 2002 Sep.

Schulte-Hostedde AI. Millar JS.
Effects of body size and mass on running speed of male yellow-pine
chipmunks (Tamias amoenus)
Canadian Journal of Zoology - Revue Canadienne de Zoologie.
80(9):1584-1587, 2002 Sep.


Eisenmann JC. Malina RM.
Secular trend in peak oxygen consumption among United States youth in the
20th century
American Journal of Human Biology. 14(6):699-706, 2002 Nov-Dec.


Bijker KE. de Groot G. Hollander AP.
Differences in leg muscle activity during running and cycling in humans
European Journal of Applied Physiology & Occupational Physiology.
87(6):556-561, 2002 Oct.

Minetti AE. Ardigo LP.
Biomechanics: Halteres used in ancient Olympic long jump
Nature. 420(6912):141-142, 2002 Nov 14.


Matsunaga S. Inashima S. Tsuchimochi H. Yamada T. Hazama T. Wada M.
Altered sarcoplasmic reticulum function in rat diaphragm after
high-intensity exercise
Acta Physiologica Scandinavica. 176(3):227-232, 2002 Nov.

Wahrmann JP. Fulla Y. Rieu M. Kahn A. Dinh-Xuan AT.
Altered myosin isoform expression in rat skeletal muscles induced by a
changed thyroid state
Acta Physiologica Scandinavica. 176(3):233-243, 2002 Nov.

Carter GT. Abresch RT. Fowler WM.
Adaptations to exercise training and contraction-induced muscle injury in
animal models of muscular dystrophy
American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. 81(11 Suppl
S):S151-S161, 2002 Nov.


Nyland J. Hester P. Caborn DNM.
Double-bundle posterior cruciate ligament reconstruction with allograft
tissue: 2-year postoperative outcomes
Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy. 10(5):274-279, 2002 Sep.

Fisher SR. Markel DC. Koman JD. Atkinson TS.
Pull-out and shear failure strengths of arthroscopic meniscal repair
Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy. 10(5):294-299, 2002 Sep.

Hitchon PW. Brenton MD. Serhan T. Goel VK. Torner TC.
In vitro biomechanical studies of an anterior thoracolumbar implant
Journal of Spinal Disorders & Techniques. 15(5):350-354, 2002 Oct.

Iannotti MR. Crosby LA. Stafford P. Grayson G. Goulet R.
Effects of plate location and selection on the stability of midshaft
clavicle osteotomies: A biomechanical study
Journal of Shoulder & Elbow Surgery. 11(5):457-462, 2002 Sep-Oct.

Leung KS. Qin L. Fu LK. Chan CW.
A comparative study of bone to bone repair and bone to tendon healing in
patella-patellar tendon complex in rabbits
Clinical Biomechanics. 17(8):594-602, 2002 Oct.

Maly MR. Culham EG. Costigan PA.
Static and dynamic biomechanics of foot orthoses in people with medial
compartment knee osteoarthritis
Clinical Biomechanics. 17(8):603-610, 2002 Oct.

Kandziora F. Pflugmacher R. Scholz M. Schafer J. Schollmeier G.
Schnake KJ. Bail H. Duda G. Haas NP.
Experimental fusion of the sheep cervical spine. Part I: Effect of cage
design on interbody fusion
Chirurg. 73(9):909-917, 2002 Sep.


Cortes J. Martinez S. Ostrowski JP. Zhang H.
Simple mechanical control systems with constraints and symmetry
SIAM Journal on Control & Optimization. 41(3):851-874, 2002 Sep 24.

Figgins S.
Biomechanics and the cyberhuman
IEEE Computer Graphics & Applications. 22(6):14-20, 2002 Nov-Dec.


Falanga V. Isaacs C. Paquette D. Downing G. Kouttab N. Butmarc J.
Badiavas E. Hardin-Young J.
Wounding of bioengineered skin: Cellular and molecular aspects after
Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 119(3):653-660, 2002 Sep.

Lawn BR.
Ceramic-based layer structures for biomechanical applications
Current Opinion in Solid State & Materials Science. 6(3):229-235, 2002

Laasanen MS. Toyras J. Korhonen RK. Rieppo J. Saarakkala S. Nieminen
MT. Hirvonen J. Jurvelin JS.
Biomechanical properties of knee articular cartilage
Biorheology. 40(1-3 Special Issue SI):133-140, 2003.

Li LP. Shirazi-Adl A. Buschmann MD.
Investigation of mechanical behavior of articular cartilage by fibril
reinforced poroelastic models
Biorheology. 40(1-3 Special Issue SI):227-233, 2003.

Nerem RM.
Role of mechanics in vascular tissue engineering
Biorheology. 40(1-3 Special Issue SI):281-287, 2003.

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