Optimal Design with Advanced Materials (Ed. P.Pedersen), 25-36, 1993

SIMULATION OF NATURAL ADAPTATION OF BONE MATERIAL
AND APPLICATION IN OPTIMUM COMPOSITE DESIGN

T.J. Reiter and F.G. Rammerstorfer

Institute of Lightweight Structures and Aerospace Engineering,
TU Wien, Vienna, Austria


Abstract - An algorithm for the simulation of the stress induced remodeling of bone material is presented. The applicability of this mehtod in the field of biomechanics as well as to the design improvement of technical structures is shown in several examples.


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