JSME International Journal Series C
Contents


Volume 46, No.4 December 2003

Series C: Mechanical Systems,Machine Elements and Manufacturing



Contents

Special Issue on Bioengineering

Foreword

1197    Foreword
Hiroshi WADA

Papers

1198     Transit Characteristics of a Neutrophil Passing through Two Moderate Constrictions in a Cylindrical Capillary Vessel (Effect of Cell Deformation on Transit through the Second Constriction)
Atsushi SHIRAI, Ryo FUJITA and Toshiyuki HAYASE

1208     Change of the Topography of Ventral Cell Surface during Spreading of Fibroblasts as Revealed by Evanescent Wave-Excited Fluorescence Microscopy: Effect of Contractility and Microtubule Integrity
Hiroaki HIRATA, Kazuo OHKI and Hidetake MIYATA

1218     A Theoretical Study of Forming Mechanism of Membrane Patent Channels Across Endothelial Cell (Chained Vesicular Channel and Infundibular Channel)
Tadashi KOSAWADA and Hiroshi MATSUKAWA

1226     Effect of Long-Term Shear Stress Exposure on Calcium Response and Morphology of Cultured Endothelial Cells
Susumu KUDO, Ryuhei YAMAGUCHI, Kazutoshi MACHIDA, Mariko IKEDA, Kotaro OKA and Kazuo TANISHITA

1234     Numerical Analysis of Small Deformation of Flexible Helical Flagellum of Swimming Bacteria
Yasunari TAKANO and Tomonobu GOTO

1241     Analysis of Small Deformation of Helical Flagellum of Swimming Vibrio alginolyticus
Yasunari TAKANO, Kazuki YOSHIDA, Seishi KUDO, Megumi NISHITOBA and Yukio MAGARIYAMA

1248     Elongation and Random Orientation of Bovine Endothelial Cells in Response to Hydrostatic Pressure: Comparison with Response to Shear Stress
Yoshiaki SUGAYA, Naoya SAKAMOTO, Toshiro OHASHI and Masaaki SATO

1256     Dynamic Characteristics of the Force Generated by the Outer Hair Cell Motility in the Organ of Corti (Theoretical Consideration)
Masayoshi ANDOH and Hiroshi WADA

1266     Stable Expression of the Motor Protein Prestin in Chinese Hamster Ovary Cells
Koji IIDA, Kazuaki KONNO, Takeshi OSHIMA, Kouhei TSUMOTO, Katsuhisa IKEDA, Izumi KUMAGAI, Toshimitsu KOBAYASHI and Hiroshi WADA

1275     Shear Stress Distribution on the Surface of Endothelial Cells during Flow-Induced Morphological Remodeling
Shuichiro FUKUSHIMA, Hideki FUJIOKA and Kazuo TANISHITA

1284     Cytotoxicity of Metal and Ceramic Particles in Different Sizes
Kazuhiro YOSHIDA, Masafumi MORITA and Hiroshi MISHINA

1290     Rupture Properties of Blood Vessel Walls Measured by Pressure-Imposed Test
Toshiro OHASHI, Syukei SUGITA, Takeo MATSUMOTO, Kiichiro KUMAGAI, Hiroji AKIMOTO, Koichi TABAYASHI and Masaaki SATO

1297     Wear Properties of UHMWPE Oriented under Uniaxial Compression during the Molten State and at Lower Temperatures than the Melting Point
Makoto OHTA, Suong-Hyu HYON, Yu-Bong KANG, Masanori OKA, Sadami TSUTSUMI, Syozo MURAKAMI and Shinzo KOHJIYA

1304     Two-Dimensional Computational Flow Analysis and Frictional Characteristics Model for Red Blood Cell under Inclined Centrifuge Microscopy
Kenichi FUNAMOTO, Toshiyuki HAYASE and Atsushi SHIRAI

1312     Age-Related Changes in the Morphology and Mechanics of Arterial Wall in the Rat
Takanori SUGIMOTO, Hiroshi MIYAZAKI and Kozaburo HAYASHI

1321     Computational Modeling of Left Ventricle Dynamics and Flow Based on Ultrasonographic Data
Hidehito IWASE, Hao LIU, Shinichi FUJIMOTO and Ryutaro HIMENO

1330     Finite Element Analysis on the Relationship between Left Ventricular Pump Function and Fiber Structure within the Wall
Hiroshi WATANABE, Seiryo SUGIURA and Toshiaki HISADA

1340     Thrust Force Characteristics of Propulsion Mechanism in Fluid Using Variable-Bending-Stiffness Fin Modeled on Ciliary Movement
Shunichi KOBAYASHI, Tomoaki MASHIMA and Hirohisa MORIKAWA

1346     Numerical Analysis of Energy-Efficient Walking Gait with Flexed Knee for a Four-DOF Planar Biped Model
Chunye PENG and Kyosuke ONO

1356     Optimization of Motion of a Mechanical Pectoral Fin
Naomi KATO and Hao LIU

1363     Diving Simulation concerning Ade´lie Penguin
Shinichiro ITO and Masanori HARADA

1368     Kinematic Measurement of Knee Prosthesis from Single-Plane Projection Images
Shunji HIROKAWA, Shogo ARIYOSHI, Kenji TAKAHASHI and Koichi MARUYAMA

1377     Visualization of Transfer Characteristics of Eye Movements
Katsutoshi YOSHIDA and Keijin SATO

1382     Investigation of Buckling Phenomenon Induced by Growth of Vertebral Bodies Using a Mechanical Spine Model
Ryu SASAOKA, Hideyuki AZEGAMI, Shunji MURACHI, Junzoh KITOH, Yoshito ISHIDA, Noriaki KAWAKAMI, Mitsunori MAKINO and Yukihiro MATSUYAMA

1388     Parametric Study of Effects of Brain-Skull Boundary Conditions and Brain Material Properties on Responses of Simplified Finite Element Brain Model under Angular Acceleration Impulse in Sagittal Plane
Adam WITTEK and Kiyoshi OMORI

1400     Stress Analysis of Anterior-Disc-Displaced Temporomandibular Joint Using Individual Finite Element Model
Masao TANAKA, Eiji TANAKA, Masahiro TODOH, Daisuke ASAI and Yukiko KURODA

1409     Guided Bone Regeneration with Novel Bioabsorbable Membranes
Yoshihisa KOYAMA, Masanori KIKUCHI, Takeki YAMADA, Tomohiro KANAYA, Hiroko N. MATSUMOTO, Kazuo TAKAKUDA, Hiroo MIYAIRI and Junzo TANAKA

1417     An Experimental Study of the Microstructures and Mechanical Properties of Swine Cruciate Ligaments
Shunji HIROKAWA and Tsutomu SAKOSHITA

1426     Vibration Isolation for Seismocardiogram Measurement in the OpenMRI-Guided Operating Theater
Kiyoshi NAEMURA and Hiroshi ISEKI

1434     High-Speed Video Observation of Tympanic Membrane Rupture in Guinea Pigs
Takuji KOIKE, Hiroshi WADA, Fumiaki ITO, Kazuyoshi TAKAYAMA and Toshimitsu KOBAYASHI

1441     An Integrated Simulation Tool for Modeling the Human Circulatory System
Ken'ichi ASAMI and Tadashi KITAMURA

Papers

1449     Use of PID and Iterative Learning Controls on Improving Intra-Oral Hydraulic Loading System of Dental Implants
Yi-Cheng HUANG, Manuel CHAN, Yi-Ping HSIN and Ching-Chang KO

1456     General Form of Steady Response and Periodic Solution for an Impact Oscillator Having No Sticking
Hitoshi IMAMURA and Kohei SUZUKI

1464     Development of an Integrity Evaluation System for Nuclear Power Plants
Young-Jin KIM, Jae-Boong CHOI, Joon-Seong LEE, Hyun-Kyu JUN and Youn-Won PARK

1473     Pole-Clustering Using Sliding-Mode Techniques for Motor Drives with Bounded Control
Yu-Sheng LU

1483     Robust Controller Design for Uncertain Time Delay Systems with Nonlinear Perturbations: An LMI Approach
Dong YUE, Sangchul WON and Ohmin KWON

1491     Research on Self-Reconfigurable Modular Robot System (Experiments on Reconfiguration and Locomotion with Several Modules)
Akiya KAMIMURA, Satoshi MURATA, Eiichi YOSHIDA, Haruhisa KUROKAWA, Kohji TOMITA and Shigeru KOKAJI

1498     A Study on the Dynamic Modeling of a Magnetic Levitation Vehicle
Hyung-Suk HAN

1503     Tip Dynamic Response of Elastic Joint Manipulators Subjected to a Stochastic Base Excitation
Mohsen BAHRAMI and Abbas RAHI

1510     Stress Analysis of a New Disk-Type Variable Torque Slipping Clutch with Skewed Rollers
Ming FENG, Kyosuke ONO and Kenji MIMURA

1524     A Min-Time Analysis of Three Trajectories with Curvature and Nonholonomic Constraints Using a Parallel Parking Criterion
Douglas LYON

1532     A New Multi-Probe Arrangement for Surface Profile Measurement of Cylinders
Katsuyuki ENDO, Wei GAO and Satoshi KIYONO

1539     A Fluid Control Valve Based on the Viscosity Increase Effects of Dielectric Fluids Caused by Electrodes Planted with Hair-Like Short Fibers (Proposition of a Fiber Planted ER Valve)
Shinichi YOKOTA, Yutaka KONDOH, Kokichi ISHIHARA, Yasufumi OTSUBO and Kazuya EDAMURA

1548     Modelling of Compact Folding/Wrapping of Flat Circular Membranes (Folding Patterns of Equiangular Spirals)
Taketoshi NOJIMA

1555     Response Surface Exploration for Elastic Modulus of Epoxy Concrete by Multi-Component Mixture Design
Krishnapada ROYSARKAR and Mihir Kumar BANERJEE

1564     Equivalent Misalignment of Gears Due to Deformation of Shafts, Bearings and Gears (Model Proposal and Development of Calculation Program)
Takao KOIDE, Satoshi ODA, Shogo MATSUURA and Aizoh KUBO

1573     Simultaneous Optimization of Tooth Flank Form of Involute Helical Gears in Terms of Both Vibration and Load Carrying Capacity
Masaharu KOMORI, Aizoh KUBO and Yoshitomo SUZUKI

1583     Procedure for Optimum Design of a Two-Stage Spur Gear System
Bader Ahmed ABUID and Yahya Muhammed AMEEN

1592     A Probabilistic Model for Crack Formation in Laser Cutting of Ceramics
Seoung Hwan LEE and Sun-Eung AHN

1599     Fabrication and Modeling of the Gray-Scale Mask Based Aspheric Refraction Microlens Array
Gou-Jen WANG, Shuh-Yi WANG and Chi-Hsian CHIN

1605     Internet Teleoperation of a Robot with Streaming Buffer System under Varying Time Delays
Jahng-Hyon PARK and Wanjae SHIN

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