Program – Wednesday 26 July

Time Session/Event Venue/Room
8:30 9:30am Keynote Lecture 7 Great Hall
8:30 - 9:30am Variability of neuromuscular and biomechanical adaptations accompanying spinal pain
Deborah Falla

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9:30 – 10:30am Session 9.1 – Yamaguchi Medal Presentations Great Hall
9:30 - 9:42am Versatile Model for Computational Simulation of Three-dimensional multicellular dynamics
Satoru Okuda
9:42 - 9:54am Receptor nucleation and clustering in cellular adhesion & mechanical signal transduction
Kabir H Biswas
9:54 - 10:06am A boundary element method for cellular scale physiological flow problems: passive motions of red blood cells and active motions of cilia and flagella
Toshihiro Omori
10:06 - 10:18am Elastic modulus and nanostructure of a single trabecula in bovine cancellous bone
Satoshi Yamada
10:18 - 10:30am Respiratory responses during clinical walking and daily-life activities are different in people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Matthew Brodie
9:30 – 10:30am Session 9.2 – Clinical Biomechanics M3
9:30 - 9:42am Biomechanical analysis of the metatarsal osteotomy for the treatment of the metatarsalgia
Jung-Do Eom
9:42 - 9:54am A novel surgical technique of capsulorrhaphy for the treatment of hallux valgus: cadaveric study
Sergio Luis Orozco Villaseñor
9:54 - 10:06am What kinematics and contact mechanics differences bewteen standard and medial pivot prosthesis: an explicit finite element analysis based on gait cycle
Shu Liming
10:06 - 10:18am Quantitative Evaluation of 3D Weight-Bearing Lower Extremity Alignment and Implant Position Using Biplanar Slot Radiography and 3D Surface Models
Koichi Kobayashi
10:18 - 10:30am Personalized design of small endoprosthesis results in better performances: the case of total ankle replacement
Claudio Belvedere
9:30 – 10:30am Session 9.3 – Computational & Simulation M4
9:30 - 9:42am Subject-specific bone geometries from sparse imaging using the map client
Edin Suwarganda
9:42 - 9:54am Comparing statistical shape model based mesh fitting methods using open source scalismo toolbox: towards patient-specific biomechanics modeling
Asma Salhi
9:54 - 10:06am Customising OpenSim models using the musculoskeletal Atlas Project
Thor Besier
10:06 - 10:18am Development of a personalized linear elastic model of the knee joint from ex vivo six degrees of freedom stiffness measurments
Giuliano Lamberto
10:18 - 10:30am Mechanostatistical modelling: a link between finite element muscle models and rigid body musculoskeletal simulations
Geoffrey Handsfield
9:30 – 10:30am Session 9.4 – Motor Control P1
9:30 - 9:54am Exposure to a unique visual stimulus with kinesthetic sensation results in synchronized reciprocally induced spontaneous muscular recruitment
Fuminari Kaneko
9:54 - 10:06am New insights into using the emg power spectrum to assess firing patterns during muscle fatigue
Michael Asmussen
10:06 – 10:18am Confounding factors in the analysis of fatigue-induced motor unit firing adaptations
Paola Contessa
10:18 – 10:30am The effects of pain on motor learning outlasts the duration of the painful stimulus
Sauro Salomoni
9:30 – 10:30am Session 9.5 – Tissue & Cellular Biomechanics P2
9:30 - 9:42am Functional significance of feeding ecology on stem cell fate in the mouse mandible
Evangelos Karatsis
9:42 - 9:54am Video rate observation of intracellular calcium signaling response to uniaxial stretching stimuli in osteoblasic cells
Katsuya Sato
9:54 - 10:06am Characterization of The Frustrated Differentiation of Mesenchymal Stem Cells Induced by Normadic Migration Between Stiff And Soft Region of Gel Matrix
Satoru Kidoaki
10:06 - 10:18am Mechanotransduction and redox regulation of stem cells
Thasaneeya Kuboki
10:18 - 10:30am Mechanical and Biochemical Adaptations of Cardiac Muscle to Aerobic Exercise Training
Kevin Boldt
9:30 – 10:30am Session 9.6 – Sports Biomechanics & Technology P3
9:30 - 9:42am Centre of mass acceleration: an on-field efficiency parameter for rugby tackle
Davide Pavan
9:42 - 9:54am The relationship between impact and ball flight characteristics in football kicking: an intra-individual analysis of ankle motion during impact
James Peacock
9:54 - 10:06am Differences between three-dimensional trunk kinematics while performing a maximal instep kick with the preferred and non-preferred limb
Nachiappan Chockalingam
10:06 - 10:18am Estimating hip adductor muscle stress during short passing in soccer
Filip Gertz Lysdal
10:18 - 10:30am Taekwondo Ap Chagi Kick's coordination variability by continuous relative phase and vector coding
Hamidreza Barnamehei
9:30 – 10:30am Session 9.7 – Gait & Posture P4
9:30 - 9:42am High-speed dual fluoroscopy measurement of ischiofemoral space in recreationally active adults during dynamic activities
Penny Atkins
9:42 - 9:54am Targeting and reducing the number of steps before hitting force plates in over-ground walking has no effect on gait parameters in orthopedic patients
Jacqueline Romkes
9:54 - 10:06am Development of a portable 2D videography system for evaluating gait: a low-cost alternative for clinical gait analysis in rural india
Bhushan Borotikar
10:06 - 10:18am Knee rhythm during walking using in vivo kinematics from a bi-plane fluoroscopic system
Yihwan Jung
10:18 - 10:30am Effect of noise on local dynamic stability measures of human movement
Sina Mehdizadeh
9:30 – 10:30am Session 9.8 – Clinical Biomechanics P5
9:30 - 9:42am Biomechanical analysis and 3D visualization of the sacroiliac joint
Liesbeth Van Hauwermeiren
9:42 - 9:54am Development of a novel wearable system for the clinical assessment of movement quality and control in low back pain
Ryan Graham
9:54 - 10:06am Assessment of spatio-temporal and center of pressure parameters in obese and non-obese patients with low back pain during gait
Clara Leyh
10:06 - 10:18am Reliability and repeatablity of laser displacement mechanomyography on lumbar spine muscles during spinal extension and flexion
Christian Than
10:18 – 10:30am A 4D CT study of ulnar variance during dynamic, in vivo forearm rotation
Desney Greybe
9:30 – 10:30am Session 9.9 – Musculoskeletal Biomechanics M2
9:30 - 9:42am Sciatic nerve stiffness influences the maximal ankle range of motion
Ricardo J. Andrade
9:42 - 9:54am Comparison of in vivo Tibiotalar and Subtalar Kinematics in Chronic Ankle Instability Patients and Asymptomatic Controls: A High-speed Dual Fluoroscopy Study
Koren Roach
9:54 - 10:06am Subject-specific modelling unveils ankle joint protective mechanism in the gait of patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis
Luca Modenese
10:06 - 10:18am Biomechanical Study of Ligamentous Posttraumatic Ankle Osteoarthritis in a Mouse Model
Jia Yu
10:18 - 10:30am Altered movement strategy of chronic ankle instability individuals with postural instability classified based on nyquist and bode analyses
Masafumi Terada
10:30 - 11:00am Morning Tea Exhibition
11:00 – 12:00pm Muybridge Award Lecture Great Hall
11:00 - 12:00pm Reflections on muscle, truth, serendipity, and paradigms
Walter Herzog

Award sponsored by
12:00 - 2:30pm Lunch Exhibition
12:00 - 2:30pm Poster Session 2 Exhibition
2:30 – 3:00pm Clinical Biomechanics Award Lecture Great Hall
  Clinical trial of microprocessor-controlled knees in transfemoral amputees
Kent Kaufman
3:00 – 3:30pm Carlo De Luca Emerging Scientiest Award Lecture
Regional modulation of vasti muscle activity in response to acute pain persists after pain resolution
Alessio Gallina
Great Hall
  Regional modulation of vasti muscle activity in response to acute pain persists after pain resolution
Alessio Gallina
3:30 – 4:00pm Afternoon Tea Exhibition
4:00 – 5:00pm VICON Industry Sponsor Session Great Hall
4:00 - 5:00pm
Updates in Vicon technology to integrations into OpenSim

What’s new with Vicon and with Nexus 2.6
Aaron Chin, Jacques Gay

Vicon and iMeasureU what is means for you
Matt Clarke

Towards personalised training and rehabilitation using real-time neuromusculoskeletal models
Claudio Pizzolato

A semi-automated procedure to generate musculoskeletal models for clinical gait analysis
Chris Carty
4:00 – 5:00pm Session 10.2 – Clinical Biomechanics M3
4:00 - 4:12pm Optimal lordotic reinstatement for lumbar interbody fusion surgery
Alex Swee
4:12 - 4:24pm Radiographic, mechanical and histological evaluation of fusion in an ovine model: PEEK interbody cages with and without a porous titanium alloy coating
Claire Jones
4:24 - 4:36pm A finite element model to predict monosegmental lordosis restoration for posterior lumbar interbody fusion surgery
Julie Choisne
4:48 - 5:00pm How defunctioning of the posterior elements influences the susceptibility of the intervertebral disc to herniation
Nurul Haiza Sapiee
4:00 – 5:00pm Session 10.3 – Computational & Simulation M4
4:00 - 4:12pm Adaptive 3D Finite Element Model to Simulate Extracortical Bone Growth
Vee San Cheong
4:12 – 4:24pm Pelvic construct prediciton of trabecular and cortical structural architecture
Dan Zaharie
4:24 - 4:36pm Finite element investigation of mechanical roles of tissue growth and constriction during optic-cup morphogenesis
Hironori Takeda
4:36 - 4:48pm Multiscale characterization of fluid mechanical properties of biomaterials – application to bone regeneration
Christian Daish
4:48 - 5:00pm Rate and age-dependent elasto-plastic bone material formulation for efficient fracture simulations
Claire Villette
4:00 – 5:00pm Session 10.4 – Motor Control P1
4:00 - 4:12pm Opening
Zev Rymer
4:12 - 4:36pm Lifelong Contributions of Carlo De Luca to the Study of Human Movement: Motor Control Innovations
Serge Roy
4:36 – 5:00pm Lifelong contributions of Carlo De Luca to the study of human movement: a global perspective
Roberto Merletti
4:00 – 5:00pm Session 10.5 – Tissue & Cellular Biomechanics P2
4:00 - 4:12pm Bacterial cells distribution migrating around a chemical attractant source
Tomonobu Goto
4:12 - 4:24pm Collective motion in a dense suspension of swimming bacteria in a confined pool
Tonau Nakai
4:24 - 4:36pm Effects of paclitaxel on microtubule distribution and elastcity of pc-12 cells
Ming-Shaung Ju
4:36 - 4:48pm Molecular Dynamics Simulation of Stretch-Induced Phase Transition in Phospholipid/Cholesterol Bilayer: Toward Understanding Mechanical Rupture of Cell Membranes
Taiki Shigematsu
4:48 - 5:00pm Experimental and computational investigation of the electromechanical interaction between fibroblasts and hipsc cardiomyocytes
Alexander Jung
4:00 – 5:00pm Session 10.6 – Sports Biomechanics & Technology P3
4:00 - 4:12pm The influence of added mass on tendon stretch & movement strategy in jumping
Logan Wade
4:12 - 4:24pm Asymmetry strategies and performance in on-water single sculling
John Warmenhoven
4:24 - 4:36pm Feedback on rower's mechanical power output improves compliance to on-water training intensity
Lotte Lintmeijer
4:36 - 4:48pm Acceleration attenuation in drop landing and drop jumping: A spectral analysis
Stuart McErlain-Naylor
4:48 - 5:00pm Vision-based automatic paddler detection and tracking of upstream gate negotiation in canoe/kayak slalom from overhead video
Ami Drory
4:00 – 5:00pm Session 10.7 – Gait & Posture P4
4:00 - 4:12pm Effects of Wobble Board training on Interlimb coordination during walking
Uwe Kersting
4:12 - 4:24pm The effect of 6-weeks irregular surface walking on ankle muscle strength and balance
Charlotte Apps
4:24 - 4:36pm Effects of triceps surae fatigue on pelvis to head acceleration attenuation in young women as practitioners and non-practitioners of strength training
Georgia Lehnen
4:36 – 4:48pm Postural control strategies during different balance tasks
Glen Blenkinsop
4:48 - 5:00pm Action direction of muscle synergy in multi-directional postural control
Akari Kubo
4:00 – 5:00pm Session 10.8 – Clinical Biomechanics P5
4:00 - 4:12pm Novel four-axis parsing of shoulder net joint moment in manual wheelchair propulsion
Ian M Russell
4:12 - 4:24pm Proactive Balance Strategies during normal walking among individuals with incomplete Spinal Cord Injury
Tarun Arora
4:24 - 4:36pm Gait patterns can be classified in adults with hereditary spastic paraplegia
Corey Joseph
4:36 - 4:48pm Does muscle coactivaction increase with speed in patients with multiple sclerosis?
L. Eduardo Cofré Lizama
4:48 - 5:00pm Walking speed influences on gait characteristics in adults with autism spectrum disorder
Hiroshi Kurumadani
4:00 – 5:00pm Session 10.9 – Musculoskeletal Biomechanics M2
4:00 - 4:12pm The association between estimated vertebral loading and spinal curvature using subject-specific musculoskeletal models of thoracolumbar spine
Hossein Mokhtarzadeh
4:12 - 4:24pm Lumbar muscle structure predicts operational postures in active duty marines
David Berry
4:24 - 4:36pm Multifidus degeneration in chronic lumbar spine pathology
Bahar Shahidi
4:36 - 4:48pm Paraspinal muscle weakness in lapine model causes lumbar degeneration
Sang Kuy Han
4:48 - 5:00pm Assessment of the soft tissue artefact with surface measures for lumbar spinal motion using ultrasound imaging.
Andrew Claus
5:00 – 7:00pm Workshop 1 Great Hall
5:00 - 7:00pm Jumping into OpenSim 4.0: interactive tutorial on building muscle-driven simulations
Jennifer Hicks
5:00 – 7:00pm Workshop 2 M3
5:00 - 7:00pm The upper extremity ISB standard - Give us a hand as we shoulder on to the future
Andrew Karduna
5:00 – 7:00pm Workshop 3 M4
5:00 - 7:00pm Theories, methods, and exemplar applications of dynamics systems theory in biomechanics
Li Li
5:00 – 7:00pm Workshop 4 P1
5:00 - 7:00pm New views on treatment and rehabilitation of knee injuries for future knee health
Michelle Hall
5:00 – 7:00pm Workshop 5 P2
5:00 - 7:00pm Statistical Parametric Mapping (SPM): theory, software and future directions
Todd Pataky
5:00 – 7:00pm Workshop 6 P3
5:00 - 7:00pm Elucidating the Laws of biomechanics & Mechanobiology using multiscale experimental and Computational methods
Melissa Knothe-Tate and Peter Pivonka
5:00 – 7:00pm Workshop 7 P4
5:00 - 7:00pm Translating our research for public consumption: National Biomechanics Day and Beyond
Sarah Shultz
5:00 - 6:00pm Xsens Industry Sponsor Session P5

New Method for inertial motion capture proving consistent and magnetically immune kinematic data
Monique Paulich, Peter Hartman & Angelos Karatsidis
5:00 - 6:00pm Noraxon Industry Sponsor Session

Capturing Research-Grade Data in Natural Environments
John Cockcroft
5:00 – 6:00pm Materalise Industry Sponsor Session

The Future of Computational Modeling for Patient Care

The Personalised Digital Human: Personalising Computational Models to Prevent and Treat Neuromusculoskeletal Conditions
David Lloyd

Challenges to Making Modelling Relevant
Donal McNally

Mimics Innovation Award Finalists 2017 ‘Asia-Pacific Region’

Viscosity and haemodynamics in a late gestation rat feto-placental arterial network
Nikhilesh Bappoo- Mimics Innovation Award Nominee 2017 ‘Asia-Pacific Region’

Posterior instrumented fusion suppresses the progression of ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament; a comparison of laminoplasty with and without instrumented fusion by three dimensional analysis
Keiichi Katsumi – Mimics Innovation Award Nominee 2017 ‘Asia-Pacific Region’