Brain Tissue Fragility–A Finite Strain Analysis by a Hybrid Finite-Element Method

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S. N. Atluri

Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Ga.

A. S. Kobayashi

Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash.

J. S. Cheng

Structures Technology, Boeing Commercial Airplane Co., Seattle, Wash.

J. Appl. Mech 42(2), 269-273 (Jun 01, 1975) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3423565 History: Received August 01, 1974; Online July 12, 2010


This paper deals with the finite-strain, finite-element analysis of the states of stress and strain in the vicinity of a blunt indenter applied to the exposed surface of the pia-arachnoid of an anesthetized rhesus monkey.

Copyright © 1975 by ASME
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