Browsing Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering Graduate Theses by Subject "Uniaxial Compression"
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Finite Element Analysis of Cortical Shell Contributions to Apparent Stiffness and the Effect of Vascular Apertures in Rat Vertebrae Under Uniaxial Compression Osteoporosis is a degenerative bone disease that causes an increase of fracture risk. The present method of diagnosing the disease is through a bone mineral density (BMD) scan which neglects bone quality. Due to the ...