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PUBLICATIONS


Dr. Slavens

Papers

 
Slavens, B.A., Bhagchandani, N., Wang, M., Smith, P.A., & Harris, G.F. (In Press). Motion Analysis of the Upper Extremities During Lofstrand Crutch-Assisted Gait in Children with Orthopaedic Disabilities. Journal of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, 2011.
 
Slavens, B.A., Bhagchandani, N., Wang, M., Smith, P.A., & Harris, G.F. (2011). An Upper Extremity Inverse Dynamics Model for Pediatric Lofstrand Crutch-Assisted Gait. Journal of Biomechanics, 44(11), 2162–2167.
 
Slavens, B.A., Sturm, P.F., & Harris, G.F. (2010). Upper Extremity Inverse Dynamics Model for Crutch-Assisted Gait Assessment. Journal of Biomechanics, 43(10), 2026-2031.
 
 
Slavens, B.A., Guan, Y. & Harris, G.F. (2009). Finite Element Analysis of the Forearm Crutch During Reciprocal and Swing-Through Gait. Biomedical Sciences Instrumentation, 45, 310-315.
 
 
Slavens, B.A., Sturm, P.F., Bajournaite, R., & Harris, G.F. (2009). Upper Extremity Dynamics During Lofstrand Crutch-Assisted Gait in Children with Myelomeningocele. Gait and Posture, 30(4), 511-517.
 
 
Slavens, B.A., & Harris, G.F. (2008). The Biomechanics of Upper Extremity Kinematic and Kinetic Modeling: Applications to Rehabilitation Engineering. Critical Reviews in Biomedical Engineering, 36(2-3), 93-125.
 
 
Slavens, B.A., Frantz, J., Sturm, P.F., & Harris, G.F. (2007). Upper Extremity Dynamics of Lofstrand Crutch-Assisted Gait in Children with Myelomeningocele. Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine, 30, 77-83.
 
 
Hingtgen, B.A., Wang M., McGuire, J.R., & Harris, G.F. (2006). An Upper Extremity Kinematic Model for Evaluation of Hemiparetic Stroke. Journal of Biomechanics, 39(4), 681-688.
 
 
Cole, B.J., Freedman, K.B., Taksali, S., Hingtgen, B.A., DiMasi, M., Bach, B.R., & Hurwitz, D.E. (March 2003). Use of a Lateral Offset Short-Leg Walking Cast Before High Tibial Osteotomy. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related
Research, 408, 209-217.

 

 

Dr. Beschorner

Papers

 
Beschorner, K.E., Redfern, M.S., Cham, R. (2012). Earliest gait deviations during slips: implications for recovery, IIE Transactions on Occupational Ergonomics and Human Factors, in press available online.
 
 
Strobel, C.M., Menezes, P., Lovell, M., Beschorner, K.E. (2012). Analysis of the contribution of adhesion and hysteresis to shoe-floor lubricated friction in the boundary lubrication regime, Tribology Letters, 47:3, 341-347.
 
 
Strobel, C.M., Beschorner, K.E., Menezes, P.L., Lovell, M.R. (2012). Analysis of shoe friction during sliding against floor material: role of fluid contaminant, Journal of Tribology, 134:4, 41104..
 
 
Beschorner, K.E., Lovell, M.R., Higgs III, C.F., Redfern, M.S. (2009). Modeling mixed-lubrication of a shoe-floor interface applied to a pin-on-disk apparatus, Tribology Transactions, 52:4, 560-568.
 
 
Beschorner, K.E., Lovell, M.R., Higgs III, C.F. (2009). Solutions of Reynolds equation in polar coordinates applicable to non-symmetric entrainment velocities, Journal of Tribology 131 (3), 034501.
 
 
Beschorner, K.E., Cham, R.C. (2008). Impact of joint torques on heel acceleration at heel contact, a contributor to slips and falls. Ergonomics 51 (12), 1799-1813.
 
 
Beschorner, K.E., Redfern, M.S., Porter, W.L., Debski, R.E. (2007). Effects of slip testing parameters on measured coefficient of friction. Applied Ergonomics 38 (6), 773-80.


 

Conference Proceedings

 

C.T. Moore, K.E. Beschorner, P.L. Menezes, M.R. Lovell, 2011, Analysis of the Contribution of Adhesion and Ploughing to Shoe-Floor Lubricated Friction in the Boundary Lubrication Regime, International Joint Tribology Conference, Los Angelos, CA, October 23-26, 2011.

 

C.T. Moore, K.E. Beschorner, 2010, Effects of Varying Shoe Surface Roughness on COF Between Shoe and Floor Material in the Presence of a Liquid Contaminant, International Joint Tribology Conference, San Francisco, CA, October 17-20, 2010.

 

C.T. Moore, K.E. Beschorner, 2010, Effect of Shoe Roughness on Shoe-Floor Lubrication, International Conference on Fall Protection and Prevention, Morgantown, WV, May 19-20, 2010.

 

K.E. Beschorner, R. McGowan, M.S. Redfern, P.J. Sparto, R.C. Cham, 2009, Effect of Visual Perturbations and Dual Task on Treadmill Walking of Older and Younger Adults, American Society of Biomechanics, State College, PA, August 26-29, 2009.

 

K.E. Beschorner, M.R. Lovell, C.F. Higgs III, M.S. Redfern, 2008, A mixed-lubrication model for shoe-floor friction applied to pin-on-disk apparatus, ASME/STLE International Joint Tribology Conference, Miami, FL, October 20-22, 2008.

 

K.E. Beschorner, C.F. Higgs III, M.R. Lovell, 2008, Derivation of Reynolds equation in cylindrical coordinates applicable to pin-on-disk and CMP, ASME/STLE International Joint Tribology Conference, Miami, FL, October 20-22, 2008.

 

K.E. Beschorner, M.S. Redfern, P.N. Sandrian, R.C. Cham, 2008, Do vestibular inputs trigger upper body responses during a slip?, North American Congress on Biomechanics, Ann Arbor, MI, August 5-9, 2008. 

 

K.E. Beschorner, M.R. Lovell, C.F. Higgs III, M.S. Redfern, 2008, Modeling shoe-floor-contaminant friction applied to pin-on-disk apparatus, International Ergonomics Association-Slips Trips and Falls Symposium, Nottingham, UK, April 1-3, 2008.