Steve’s Publications

//Steve’s Publications


Maas SA, Ateshian GA, Weiss JA: FEBio: History and Advances. Annual Review of Biomedical Engineering, 19(1):279-299, 2017. DOI.


Maas SA, Ellis BJ, Rawlins DS, Weiss JA: Finite element simulation of articular contact mechanics with quadratic tetrahedral elements. Journal of Biomechanics, 49(5):659-667, 2016. DOI. [PDF].
Maas SA, Erdemir A, Halloran JP, Weiss JA: A general framework for application of prestrain to computational models of biological materials. Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 61:499-510, 2016. DOI. [PDF].


Edgar LT, Maas SA, Guilkey JE, Weiss JA: A coupled model of neovessel growth and matrix mechanics describes and predicts angiogenesis in vitro. Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology, 14(4):767-782, Springer Berlin Heidelberg. 2015. DOI. [PDF].


Henak CR, Abraham CL, Anderson AE, Maas SA, Ellis BJ, Peters CL, Weiss JA: Patient-specific analysis of cartilage and labrum mechanics in human hips with acetabular dysplasia. Osteoarthritis and Cartilage, 22(2):210-217, 2014. DOI. [PDF].
*Ateshian GA, Nims RJ, Maas SA, Weiss JA: Computational modeling of chemical reactions and interstitial growth and remodeling involving charged solutes and solid-bound molecules. Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology, 13(5):1105-1120, 2014. DOI. [PDF].
Swedberg AM, Reese SP, Maas SA, Ellis BJ, Weiss JA: Continuum description of the Poisson's ratio of ligament and tendon under finite deformation. Journal of Biomechanics, 47(12):3201-3209, 2014. DOI. [PDF].
Edgar LT, Hoying JB, Utzinger U, Underwood CJ, Krishnan L, Baggett BK, Maas SA, Guilkey JE, Weiss JA: Mechanical Interaction of Angiogenic Microvessels With the Extracellular Matrix. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, 136(2):021001-021016, 2014. DOI.
Henak CR, Kapron AK, Ellis BJ, Maas SA, Anderson AE, Weiss JA: Specimen-specific predictions of contact stress under physiological loading in the human hip: validation and sensitivity studies. Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology, 13(2):387-400, 2014. DOI. [PDF].


Abraham CL, Maas SA, Weiss JA, Ellis BJ, Peters CL, Anderson AE: A new discrete element analysis method for predicting hip joint contact stresses. Journal of Biomechanics, 46(6):1121-1127, 2013. DOI. [PDF].
Ateshian GA, Maas SA, Weiss JA: Multiphasic finite element framework for modeling hydrated mixtures with multiple neutral and charged solutes. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, 135(11):111001, 2013. DOI.
Sibole SC, Maas SA, Halloran JP, Weiss JA, Erdemir A: Evaluation of a post-processing approach for multiscale analysis of biphasic mechanics of chondrocytes. Computer Methods in Biomechanical and Biomedical Engineering, 16(10):1112-1126, 2013. DOI.


Ateshian GA, Maas SA, Weiss JA: Solute transport across a contact interface in deformable porous media. Journal of Biomechanics, 45(6):1023–1027, 2012. DOI. [PDF].
Maas SA, Ellis BJ, Ateshian GA, Weiss JA: FEBio: Finite elements for biomechanics. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, 134(1) 2012. [PDF].


Maas SA, Ellis BJ, Rawlins DS, Edgar LT, Henak CR, Weiss JA: Implementation and Verification of a Nodally-Integrated Tetrahedral Element in FEBio. SCI Technical Report, University of Utah, UUSCI-2011 2011. [PDF].
Reese SP, Maas SA, *Weiss JA: Validation of multiscale models for aligned collagenous tissues. Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering, 2011.
Ateshian GA, Albro MB, Maas SA, Weiss JA: Finite element implementation of mechanochemical phenomena in neutral deformable porous media under finite deformation. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, 133(8):1005-1017, 2011. DOI. [PDF].


Anderson AE, Ellis BJ, Maas SA, Weiss JA: Effects of idealized joint geometry on finite element predictions of cartilage contact stresses in the hip. Journal of Biomechanics, 43(7):1351-1357, 2010. DOI. [PDF].
Reese SP, Maas SA, Weiss JA: Micromechanical models of helical superstructures in ligament and tendon fibers predict large poisson's ratios. Journal of Biomechanics, 43(7):1394-1400, 2010. DOI. [PDF].
Ateshian GA, Maas SA, Weiss JA: Finite element algorithm for frictionless contact of porous permeable media under finite deformation and sliding. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, 132(6):1006-1019, 2010. DOI. [PDF].


Maas SA, Ellis BJ, Rawlins DS, Weiss JA: A Comparison of FEBio, ABAQUS, and NIKE3D Results for a Suite of Verification Problems. SCI Technical Report, University of Utah, UUSCI-2009 2009. [PDF].
Rainis EJ, Maas SA, Henninger HB, McMahon PJ, Weiss JA, *Debski RE: Material properties of the axillary pouch of the glenohumeral capsule: Is isotropic material symmetry appropriate? Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, 131(3):1007-1010, 2009. DOI. [PDF].
Phatak NS, Maas SA, Veress AI, Pack NA, DiBella EVR, *Weiss JA: Strain measurement in the left ventricle during systole with deformable image registration. Medical Image Analysis, 13(2):354-361, 2009. DOI. [PDF].
Henninger HB, Maas SA, Shepherd J, Joshi S, *Weiss JA: Transversely isotropic distribution of sulfated glycosaminoglycans in human medial collateral ligament: A quantitative analysis. Journal of Structural Biology, 165(3):176-183, 2009. DOI. [PDF].


Anderson AE, Ellis BJ, Maas SA, Peters CL, *Weiss JA: Validation of finite element predictions of cartilage contact pressure in the human hip joint. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, 130(5):1008-1018, 2008. DOI. [PDF].
Krishnan L, Underwood CJ, Maas SA, Ellis BJ, Kode T, Hoying JB, Weiss JA: Effect of mechanical boundary conditions on orientation of angiogenic microvessels. Cardiovascular Research, 78(2):324-332, 2008. DOI. [PDF].


Henninger HB, Underwood CJ, Maas SA, Whitaker RT, *Weiss JA: Spatial distribution and orientation of dermatan sulfate in human medial collateral ligament. Journal of Structural Biology, 158(1):33-45, 2007. DOI. [PDF].
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