As part of the Annual Special Issue, the JBME Associate Editors selected the top papers published in the journal during 2015. Those Editors’ Choice papers, listed below in chronological order, exemplified both the high quality and the breadth of papers published in the journal. Congratulations to these authors and to all the authors whose work appeared in the JBME over the past year!
Chen, J. C., Chua, M., Bellon, R. B., and Jacobs, C. R., 2015, “Epigenetic Changes During Mechanically Induced Osteogenic Lineage Commitment,” ASME J. Biomech. Eng.,137(2), p. 020902.
Sorrentino, T. A., Fourman, L. L., Ferruzzi, J. J., Miller, K. S., Humphrey, J. D., and Roccabianca, S. S., 2015, “Local Versus Global Mechanical Effects of Intramural Swelling in Carotid Arteries,” ASME J. Biomech. Eng.,137(4), p. 041008.
Arjunon, S., Ardana, P. H., Saikrishnan, N., Madhani, S., Foster, B., Glezer, A., and Yoganathan, A. P., 2015, “Design of a Pulsatile Flow Facility to Evaluate Thrombogenic Potential of Implantable Cardiac Devices,” ASME J. Biomech. Eng.,137(4), p. 045001.
Zeinali-Davarani, S., Wang, Y., Chow, M., Turcotte, R., and Zhang, Y., 2015, “Contribution of Collagen Fiber Undulation to Regional Biomechanical Properties Along Porcine Thoracic Aorta,” ASME J. Biomech. Eng.,137(5), p. 051001.
Morin, K. T., Lenz, M. S., Labat, C. A., and Tranquillo, R. T., 2015, “A Mathematical Model for Understanding Fluid Flow Through Engineered Tissues Containing Microvessels,” ASME J. Biomech. Eng.,137(5), p. 051003.
Lee, J., and Baker, A. B., 2015, “Computational Analysis of Fluid Flow Within a Device for Applying Biaxial Strain to Cultured Cells,” ASME J. Biomech. Eng.,137(5), p. 051006.
Grillo, A., Guaily, A., Giverso, C., and Federico, S., 2015, “Non-Linear Model for Compression Tests on Articular Cartilage,” ASME J. Biomech. Eng.,137(7), p. 071004.
Palanca, M., Tozzi, G., Cristofolini, L., Viceconti, M., and Dall'Ara, E., 2015, “Three-Dimensional Local Measurements of Bone Strain and Displacement: Comparison of Three Digital Volume Correlation Approaches,” ASME J. Biomech. Eng.,137(7), p. 071006.
Guo, Z., Freeman, J. W., Barrett, J. G., and De Vita, R., 2015, “Quantification of Strain Induced Damage in Medial Collateral Ligaments,” ASME J. Biomech. Eng.,137(7), p. 071011.
Deymier-Black, A. C., Pasteris, J. D., Genin, G. M., and Thomopoulos, S., 2015, “Allometry of the Tendon Enthesis: Mechanisms of Load Transfer Between Tendon and Bone,” ASME J. Biomech. Eng.,137(11), p. 111005.
Pearce, J. A., 2015, “Improving Accuracy in Arrhenius Models of Cell Death: Adding a Temperature-Dependent Time Delay,” ASME J. Biomech. Eng.,137(12), p. 121006.