MicroCT based FE model of bone core with tissue heterogeneity and anisotropy

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By Max A Hammond1, Joseph Wallace2, Matthew R Allen3, Thomas Siegmund1

1. Department of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA 2. Department of Biomedical Engineering, Indiana University-Purdue University at Indianapolis, IN, USA 3. Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Indiana University School of Medicine, IN, USA

This publication contains a finite element model for the analysis of bone core under consideration of bone tissue heterogeneity and tissue anisotropy.

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Version 1.0 - published on 26 Jun 2018 doi:10.4231/R7CC0XX4 - cite this Archived on 26 Jul 2018

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The model for bone tissue heterogeneity and anisotropy follows:

Hammond, M.A., Wallace, J.M., Allen, M.R. and Siegmund, T., 2018. Incorporating tissue anisotropy and heterogeneity in finite element models of trabecular bone altered predicted local stress distributions. Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology, 17(2), pp.605-614.

In this publication the finite element model, material set assignment and local orientations are provided.

This dataset contains an inp file in the syntax of Abaqus/Standard software v2017.

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Version 1 of Bone Core Model with Heterogeneity and Anisotropy

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