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Akita University

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Apr 2015
Mar 2017
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Master course, Graduate school of Engineering and Resouce Science, Akita University

Published Papers

Construction and validation under dynamic conditions of a novel thoracolumbar spine model with defined muscle paths using the wrapping method
Ryo HIGUCHI, Akira KOMATSU, Jumpei IIDA, Takehiro IWAMI, Yoichi SHIMADA
Journal of Biomechanical Science and Engineering      Mar 2019   [Refereed]
HIGUCHI Ryo, KOMATSU Akira, IIDA Jumpei, IWAMI Takehiro, SHIMADA Yoichi
Journal of the Society of Biomechanisms   42(2) 125-128   2018   [Refereed]
The aim of this study was to validate the difference and effectiveness of the trunk muscle force for effect of the muscle path in the 3-dimensional trunk musculoskeletal model. The skeletal models were constructed from each thoracolumbar vertebrae...
SAITO Ayuko, MIYAWAKI Kazuto, KOMATSU Akira, IWAMI Takehiro
Transactions of the JSME (in Japanese)   84(865) 18-00263-18-00263   2018   [Refereed]
<p>This paper describes the use of nine-axis motion sensors to evaluate the motion sensor position on the thigh and lower leg during walking. The motion sensors are mounted on a subject's body using adhesive tape. The muscles constantly relax or c...
KOMATSU Souta, KOMATSU Akira, IWAMI Takehiro, KAGA Nozomi, YAMADA Shin, SAITO Kimio, SHIMADA Yoichi
Transactions of the JSME (in Japanese)   83(849) 16-00559-16-00559   2017   [Refereed]
<p>Acetabular dysplasia describes an underdeveloped or shallow, upwardly sloping acetabulum, which may occur with varying degrees of deformity of the proximal femur such as excessive femoral neck anteversion, coxa valga or femoral neck cam deformi...
IWAMI Takehiro, KOMATSU Akira, OTAKA Kohei, MIURA Hiroki, HATAKEYAMA Kazutoshi, SHIMADA Yoichi, KOBAYASHI Yoshikazu
Transactions of the JSME (in Japanese)   83(849) 16-00318-16-00318   2017   [Refereed]
<p>In this study, we constructed a novel three-dimensional trunk musculoskeletal model that included thoracolumbar intervertebral using data from computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). Characteristics of the model are as fo...