Purpose and Scope:

The Journal of Biomechanical Engineering reports research results involving the application of mechanical engineering principles to the improvement of human health. The scope of relevant topics ranges from basic biology to biomedical applications and includes theoretical, computational, experimental, and clinical studies.

Artificial organs and prostheses; Biofluid mechanics, measurements; Bioheat transfer; Biomaterials; Cardiovascular biomechanics; Cell and tissue engineering; Gait and kinesiology, Injury biomechanics, orthopedic biomechanics, physiological systems


Victor H. Barocas, University of Minnesota
Beth A. Winkelstein, University of Pennsylvania