Dear Colleagues,



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

Free online version is now available at
http://www.jbse.org


-------------- Summary of the latest issues --------------
・Vol. 12, No. 3: 6 articles
http://jbse.org/archive/volume12-2017/number-03-6/


-------------- Vol. 12, No. 3 --------------
Cellular traction forces increase during consecutive mechanical stretching following traction force attenuation
Akira TSUKAMOTO,Katie R. RYAN,Yusuke MITSUOKA,Katsuko S. FURUKAWA,Takashi USHIDA
http://doi.org/10.1299/jbse.17-00118


Fluid dynamic effects of small projections based on dorsal ridge tubercles of the finless porpoise
Yoshinobu INADA,Naoki TAMIYA,Maako MIYAKE,Tadamichi MORISAKA,Mai SAKAI,Ikuo WAKABAYASHI,Masahiko KASAMATSU,Yasuhiro UEKUSA
http://doi.org/10.1299/jbse.16-00700


Analytical evaluation of stresses and displacements of an intervertebral disc
Sebastien DEMERS,Sylvie NADEAU,Abdel-Hakim BOUZID
http://doi.org/10.1299/jbse.16-00675


Relationships between the tensile strength and diameter of collagen fibrils isolated from mouse tail tendons
Noritaka YAMAMOTO,Shun NAKAMURA
http://doi.org/10.1299/jbse.16-00511


Methods of control for minimizing extra-fine needle deflection with a combination of vibration and rotation in the lower abdomen
Ryosuke TSUMURA,Hiroyasu IWATA
http://doi.org/10.1299/jbse.16-00468


Demineralization of cortical bone for improvement of Charpy impact fracture characteristics
Kazuhiro FUJISAKI,Ayumi HASEGAWA,Hiroya YOKOYAMA,Kazuhiko SASAGAWA
http://doi.org/10.1299/jbse.16-00267


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*** About JBSE ***
JBSE, launched in 2006, is an international e-journal published as the
official journal of the Bioengineering Division, the Japan Society of
Mechanical Engineers (JSME-BED). 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.

http://jbse.org/authors/index.php

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us (info@jbse.org).


Best regards,
Shukei Sugita, JBSE Editor (Public Relations)

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Shukei Sugita -- sugita.shukei@nitech.ac.jp
TEL/FAX: +81-52-735-7125
Biomechanics Lab. Department of Mechanical Engineering
Nagoya Institute of Technology