Sunday, May 21st  

Varsity Club | 278 West Lane Avenue  Columbus, OH 43201

5:00                 Cornhole Tournament and Welcome reception | Sponsored by Calspan, Nationwide Children's Hospital and Takata

Within walking distance (one block north) of The Blackwell

 

Monday, May 22nd    

The Blackwell | 2110 Tuttle Park Place  Columbus, Ohio 43210

8:00              Registration and Continental Breakfast | Sponsored by Autoliv

8:45               Opening Remarks

                        John H. Bolte IV, PhD | The Ohio State University            

8:50              Scientific Agenda

                       Jason Stammen, PhD | NHTSA

9:00              Guest Speaker

 Role of Biomechanics in the Era of Automated Driving

 Ola Boström, PhD | Senior Director | Autoliv Research

POSTER SESSION I

Moderators  - Craig Markusic | Honda R&D

Ryan Quarrington | University of Adelaide

 

9:45             Oral Descriptions of Posters in Session I

     Characterizing In-Vivo Exposures of the Lumbar Spine during Simulated Low-Speed Rear Impact Collisions

     Kayla M. Fewster1, Daniel Viggiani1, Chad E. Gooyers1,2, Robert J. Parkinson1,2, Jack P. Callaghan1

1Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo

2-30- Forensic Engineering 

 

     Biofidelity Evaluation of GHBMC M50-O, GHBMC M50-OS in Near-side Oblique Frontal Impact Sled Test

     Hongnan Lin, David Poulard, Greg Shaw, Matthew Panzer

Center for Applied Biomechanics, University of Virginia

 

     Developing a Method of Slowing Brain Tissue Degradation through Temperature, Sodium Bicarbonate and Antibiotics for Traumatic Brain Injury Testing

     Alaine Wetli1, Bernie Cook1, Ann Mallory2, Kevin M. Moorhouse3, Yun-Seok Kang1

1Injury Biomechanics Research Center, The Ohio State University

2Transportation Research Center Inc.

3National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Vehicle Research and Test Center

 

     Headform Response and Testing of a Hockey Helmet and Novel Liner Material in Two Rotation Inducing Headgear Test Methods

    Tom Whyte1,2, Cameron A. Stuart1,2, Peter A. Cripton1,2

1Orthopaedic and Injury Biomechanics Group, Department of Mechanical Engineering, The University of British Columbia

2International Collaboration on Repair Discoveries (ICORD), Blusson Spinal Cord Centre

 

     Development and Validation of a Detailed Finite Element Model of Human Eye for Predicting Ocular Trauma

     Kunal Dave1, Sumit Sharma2, Sayak Mukharjee2, Liying Zhang3

1Advanced Human Modeling Laboratory, Wayne State University

2IICAE Indore

3Department of Biomedical Engineering, Wayne State University

 

10:15  BREAK | Posters from Session I will be on display

 

ORAL SESSION I – Occupant Kinematics

Moderators  - Eric Dahle | Evenflo

Danielle Cristino | Virginia Tech

 

10:45            Evaluating Occupant Kinematic Responses to Low Acceleration Time-Extended Evasive Swerving Events

 Christine Holt1, Sriram Balasubramanian1, Thomas Seacrist2, Jason R. Kerrigan3, Richard W. Kent3, Kristy B. Arbogast2

1School of Biomedical Engineering, Science, and Health Systems, Drexel University

2Center for Injury Research & Prevention, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

3Center for Applied Biomechanics, University of Virginia

 

11:15             Validating FE Hybrid III, THOR, and GHBMC M50-OS for Future Spaceflight Configuration Testing

 Kyle P. McNamara1,2, Derek A. Jones1,2, James P. Gaewsky1,2, Xin Ye1,2, Bharath Koya1,2, Mona Saffarzadeh1,2,F. Scott Gayzik1,2, Ashley A.       Weaver1,2, Joel D. Stitzel1,2

1Wake Forest School of Medicine

2Center for Injury Biomechanics, Wake Forest University

 

11:45             Comparison of the 6YO ATD Kinematics Restrained in Booster CRS – Sled Experiments in Frontal, Oblique and Side Impacts

 Nhat Duong1, Aditya Belwadi2

1Department of Biomedical Engineering, Drexel University

2Center for Injury Research and Prevention, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

 

12:15             LUNCH | Sponsored by Evenflo

 

12:20             Student Presenter Group Picture

 All student presenters, please report to Arri Willis

 

1:15               Guest Speaker 

Development & Implementation of Rear Inflatable Seatbelt

Srini Sundararajan, PhD | Group & Technical Leader, Biomechanics & Occupant Protection | Ford Motor Company

ORAL SESSION II – Head Injury

Moderators  - Peter Cripton | University of British Columbia

Ben Shurtz | The Ohio State University

 

2:00             Characterization of Brain Tissue under High Rate Shear Loading: A Novel Test Method with Low Noise

Soroush Assari, Kurosh Darvish

Biomechanics Lab, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Temple University

 

2:30             Towards a Helmet Assessment Metric Capable of Predicting Diffuse Brain Injury while Accounting for Focal Head Injury

Brooklynn M. Knowles, Christopher R. Dennison

Biomedical Instrumentation Lab, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Alberta

 

POSTER SESSION II

Moderators  - Peter Cripton | University of British Columbia

Ben Shurtz | The Ohio State University

 

3:00         Oral Descriptions of Posters in Session II

 

    Predicting Population Level-Hip Fracture Risk: A Novel Probabilistic Modeling Approach Incorporating Factor-of-Risk Principles

     Daniel Martel, Andrew Laing

Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo

 

     Development of Innovative 6aω Head Instrumentation Fixture for the Hybrid III 50th Percentile Male 

     Colleen Croyle1, Kevin M. Moorhouse2, Jim Clevenger3, John H. Bolte IV1, Yun-Seok Kang1

1Injury Biomechanics Research Center, The Ohio State University

2 National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Vehicle Research and Test Center

3Transportation Research Center Inc.

 

     Investigate the Effect of Angular Acceleration-Deceleration Pulse Shapes on Brain Response using a Validated Human Head Model

     Tushar Arora1, Liying Zhang2

1Advanced Human Modeling Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Wayne State University

2Department of Biomedical Engineering, Wayne State University

 

     The Relationship of Brain Atrophy and Age to aid in Subdural Hematoma Injury Risk Prediction

     Bernie Cook1, Ann Mallory2, Kevin Moorhouse3, Yun-Seok Kang1

1Injury Biomechanics Research Center, The Ohio State University

2Transportation Research Center Inc.

3 National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Vehicle Research and Test Center

 

      Differences in Bicycle Helmet Performance under Real-World Impact Conditions using Standard and Oblique Test Rigs

      Megan Bland, Craig McNally, Steven Rowson

      Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, Virginia Tech

 

3:30                 BREAK | Posters from Session II will be on display

 

ORAL SESSION III – Lower Extremity Injury

Moderators  - Kerry Danelson | Wake Forest University

Deepak Sathyanarayan | University of Virginia

 

4:00                 Response of Female and Male PMHS to Blast-Induced Vertical Accelerative Loading

    Danielle M. Cristino1, Hollie A. Pietsch2, John H. Bolte IV3, Andrew R. Kemper1, Kerry A. Danelson4, Warren N. Hardy1

1Center for Injury Biomechanics, Virginia Tech

2U.S. Army Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center

3Injury Biomechanics Research Center, The Ohio State University

4Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Wake Forest School of Medicine

 

4:30                 Peak Pressure and Contact Profile during Sideways Falls on the Hip: Links with Individual Characteristics and Falling Configuration

    Iris C. Levine and Andrew C. Laing

Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo

 

5:00                 Closing Remarks

                         John H. Bolte IV, PhD | The Ohio State University

 

BANQUET | Sponsored by DTS

 Faculty Club | 181 South Oval Dr.  Columbus, OH 43210

 

5:45                 Walking tour of Ohio State Campus leaves the Blackwell for the Faculty Club

*Shuttles will be available in case of inclement weather

 

6:00               Hors d’oeuvres and Drinks

 

7:30                DINNER

 

8:30               Team Trivia Event

* Prizes for the top teams

9:00               Shuttles will be available to return participants to the Blackwell beginning around 9:00 PM, but will continue into the evening

 

Tuesday, May 23rd    

The Blackwell | 2110 Tuttle Park Place  Columbus, Ohio 43210

8:00               Continental Breakfast | Sponsored by Kistler

8:45               Guest Speaker

  Supporting the Deployment of Advanced Safety Technologies

 Nathaniel Beuse | Associate Administrator Vehicle Safety Research | NHTSA

 

POSTER SESSION III

Moderators  - Jason Stammen | NHTSA

Soroush Assari | Temple University

 

9:30               Oral Descriptions of Posters in Session III

 

         Linear Effects of Subject-Level Variation on the Structural Properties of Human Ribs

  Elina Misicka, Yun-Seok Kang, Michelle M. Murach, Amanda M. Agnew

Injury Biomechanics Research Center, The Ohio State University

 

  Development of In Silico Pediatric Femur Model to Evaluate Femur Loading in Bed Falls

  Keyonna Mckinsey1, Gina Bertocci1, Angela Thompson2

1Department of Bioengineering, University of Louisville

2Department of Engineering Fundamentals, University of Louisville

 

  Validation of the GHBMC Small Female Head Model and Development of Crash Induced Injury Tolerance for Head Injury Prediction

  Runzhou Zhou1, Tushar Arora2, Varun Pathak2, Liying Zhang1

1Department of Biomedical Engineering, Wayne State University

2Department of Mechanical Engineering, Wayne State University

 

  Development and Validation of a 95th Percentile Male Pedestrian Finite Element Model

  Wansoo Pak, Costin D. Untaroiu

Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, Virginia Tech

 

  Parametric Analysis of Fatigue in Stationary Biking: A Computational Approach

  Deepak Sathyanarayan, Austin T. Rivera, Matthew B. Panzer

Center for Applied Biomechanics, University of Virginia

 

10:00            BREAK | Posters from Session III will be on display

 

 

ORAL SESSION IV – Thorax and Abdomen Biomechanics

Moderators  -  Brian Suntay | Transportation Research Center

Iris Levine | University of Waterloo

 

10:30            Failed Rib Regions in a Computational Human Model vs. Observed PMHS Fractures: A Comparative Study

 Berkan Guleyupoglu1,2, Ryan Barnard1, F. Scott Gayzik1,2

1Wake Forest University School of Medicine

2Center for Injury Biomechanics, Wake Forest University

 

11:00            A Preliminary Exploration of Contribution of the Individual Rib to Dynamic Response of the Human Thorax

 Michelle M. Murach1, Yun-Seok Kang1, Jason A. Stammen2, Kevin M. Moorhouse2, John H. Bolte IV1, Amanda M. Agnew1

1Injury Biomechanics Research Center, The Ohio State University

2National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Vehicle Research and Test Center

 

11:30             Effect of Postmortem Time and Preservation Fluid on the Tensile Material Properties of Bovine Liver Parenchyma

 Kristin M. Dunford, Andrew R. Kemper

Center for Injury Biomechanics, Virginia Tech

 

12:00            LUNCH | Sponsored by Humanetics Innovative Solutions

 

 

ORAL SESSION V – Neck Biomechanics

Moderators  - Jason Luck | Duke University

                        Michelle Murach | The Ohio State University

                       

1:00               Load-Displacement Characteristics of the Cervical Spine during Shear Loading

  Jenn Dowling-Medley1, Remco J. Doodkorte2, Angela D. Melnyk3, Peter A. Cripton1, Thomas Oxland1,4

1Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of British Columbia

2Department of Biomedical Sciences, Radboud University Nijmegen

3ICORD, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia

4Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia

 

1:30               Quantitative Evaluation of Subaxial Cervical Facet Deflection, Strain and Failure Load during Simulated Flexion and Shear Loading

  Ryan Quarrington1,2,3, John J. Costi4, Brian J. Freeman2,3, Claire F. Jones1,2,3

1School of Mechanical Engineering, University of Adelaide

2Adelaide Medical School, University of Adelaide

3Adelaide Centre for Spinal Research

4Biomechanics and Implants Research Group, Flinders University

 

2:00              BREAK

                       

2:20              Awards & Closing Remarks

                       John H. Bolte IV, PhD | The Ohio State University