Posted on Aug 31, 2006

Andy Rapoff, assistant professor of Mechanical Engineering, presented “Image-Based Measure of  Torsional  Stiffness of  Skeletal Elements: Incorporating Tissue  Inhomogeneity with Cross-Sectional Geometry and Its Implication for Comparative Biomechanics” at the annual spring meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists in Anchorage, Alaska. The work was co-authored by Mechanical Engineering graduate Ben Brown '06 and David Daegling of the University of Florida.