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Richard Hart

  • Chair, Biomedical Engineering
  • Professor, Biomedical Engineering
  • 1080 Carmack Road
    Room 402
    Columbus, OH 43210
  • 614-292-1285

Honors

  • 2010

    Fellow, Biomedical Engineering Society.

  • 2001-2006

    Alden J. "Doc" Laborde Professor of Engineering.

  • 2004

    The Global Glaucoma Award (shared with 3 others). .

  • 2001

    Theo C. Pilkington Outstanding Educator Award. .

  • 1999

    Fellow, American Institute for Medical & Biological Engineering.

  • 1993

    Lee H. Johnson award for teaching excellence. .

  • 1988

    Outstanding Tulane BME Teacher of the Year award. .

Books

2014

  • Hart, R.T.. 2014. "Numerical Simulations in Biomedical Engineering." Self.

1995

  • H. Power and R.T. Hart. 1995. "Computer Simulations in Biomedicine." Computational Mechanics Publications.

Chapters

2003

  • Natali, A., Hart, R.T., Pavan, P.G., Knets, I.. 2003. "Mechanics of Bone Tissue." In Dental Biomechanics, edited by A. Natali, 1-19 - 1-19.

2002

  • Natali, A., Hart, R.T.. 2002. "Mechanics of Hard Tissues." In Integrated Biomaterial Science, edited by R. Barbucci, 459-489 - 459-489.

2001

  • Hart, R.T.. 2001. "Bone Modeling and Remodeling: Theories and Computation." In Bone Mechanics Handbook, edited by S.C. Cowin, 31-1 - 31-1.

1989

  • Hart, R.T.. 1989. "Computational Techniques for Bone Remodeling." In Bone Mechanics, edited by S.C. Cowin, 279-304 - 279-304.
  • Hart, R.T., Davy, D.T.. 1989. "Theories of Bone Modeling and Remodeling." In Bone Mechanics, edited by S.C. Cowin, 253-277 - 253-277.
  • Hart, R.T.. 1989. "The Finite Element Method." In Bone Mechanics, 53-74 - 53-74.

Journal Articles

2015

  • 2015, "Biomedical Engineering Accredited Undergraduate Programs: 4 Decades of Growth." ANNALS OF BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING 43, no. 8,

2013

  • 2013, "Porosity and phase fraction evolution with aging in lithium iron phosphate battery cathodes." JOURNAL OF POWER SOURCES 243,
  • 2013, "Correlation Between Biomechanical Responses of Posterior Sclera and IOP Elevations During Micro Intraocular Volume Change." INVESTIGATIVE OPHTHALMOLOGY & VISUAL SCIENCE 54, no. 12,
  • 2013, "Finite element modeling of the viscoelastic responses of the eye during microvolumetric changes.." J Biomed Sci Eng 6, no. 12A,
  • 2013, "Fibers in the Extracellular Matrix Enable Long-Range Stress Transmission between Cells." BIOPHYSICAL JOURNAL 104, no. 7,

2012

  • 2012, "Effects of extensive circumferential periosteal stripping on the microstructure and mechanical properties of the murine femoral cortex." JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDIC RESEARCH 30, no. 4,
  • Blackstone,B,N; WILLARD,J,J; Lee,C,H; Nelson,M,T; Hart,R,T; Lannutti,J,J; Powell,H,M, 2012, "Plasma surface modification of electrospun fibers for adhesion-based cancer cell sorting." INTEGRATIVE BIOLOGY 4, no. 9, 1112-1121 - 1112-1121.
  • 2012, "Human Umbilical Cord Blood-Derived CD34(+) Cells Reverse Osteoporosis in NOD/SCID Mice by Altering Osteoblastic and Osteoclastic Activities." PLOS ONE 7, no. 6,
  • 2012, "Increased variability of bone tissue mineral density resulting from estrogen deficiency influences creep behavior in a rat vertebral body." BONE 51, no. 5,

2009

  • 2009, "Local bone formation due to combined mechanical loading and intermittent hPTH-(1-34) treatment and its correlation to mechanical signal distributions." JOURNAL OF BIOMECHANICS 42, no. 15,

2007

  • 2007, "Effects of storage time on the mechanical properties of rabbit peripapillary sclera after enucleation." CURRENT EYE RESEARCH 32, no. 5,

2006

  • 2006, "A cellular solid model of the lamina cribrosa: Mechanical dependence on morphology." JOURNAL OF BIOMECHANICAL ENGINEERING-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME 128, no. 6,

2005

  • Downs,J,C; Suh,J,KF; Thomas,K,A; Bellezza,A,J; Hart,R,T; Burgoyne,C,F, 2005, "Viscoelastic material properties of the peripapillary sclera in normal and early-glaucoma monkey eyes." INVESTIGATIVE OPHTHALMOLOGY & VISUAL SCIENCE 46, no. 2, 540-546 - 540-546.
  • 2005, "Viscoelastic material properties of the peripapillary sclera in normal and early-glaucoma monkey eyes." INVESTIGATIVE OPHTHALMOLOGY & VISUAL SCIENCE 46, no. 2,
  • 2005, "Shape adaptation of long bone structures using a contour based approach.." Computer methods in biomechanics and biomedical engineering 8, no. 3,
  • 2005, "The optic nerve head as a biomechanical structure: a new paradigm for understanding the role of IOP-related stress and strain in the pathophysiology of glaucomatous optic nerve head damage." PROGRESS IN RETINAL AND EYE RESEARCH 24, no. 1,

2004

  • 2004, "Three-dimensional reconstruction of normal and early glaucoma monkey optic nerve head connective tissues." INVESTIGATIVE OPHTHALMOLOGY & VISUAL SCIENCE 45, no. 12,
  • 2004, "Effects of storage time on the mechanical properties of rabbit peripapillery sclera after enucleation." INVESTIGATIVE OPHTHALMOLOGY & VISUAL SCIENCE 45,
  • Burgoyne, Claude, F; Downs, J Crawford; Bellezza, Anthony, J; Hart, Richard T, 2004, "Three-dimensional reconstruction of normal and early glaucoma monkey optic nerve head connective tissues.." Investigative ophthalmology & visual science 45, no. 12, 4388-99 - 4388-99.

2003

  • 2003, "Deformation of the lamina cribrosa and anterior scleral canal wall in early experimental glaucoma." INVESTIGATIVE OPHTHALMOLOGY & VISUAL SCIENCE 44, no. 2,
  • 2003, "Anterior scleral canal geometry in pressurised (IOP 10) and non-pressurised (IOP 0) normal monkey eyes." BRITISH JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY 87, no. 10,
  • Downs,J,C; Suh,J,KF; Thomas,K,A; Bellezza,A,J; Burgoyne,C,F; Hart,R,T, 2003, "Viscoelastic characterization of peripapillary sclera: Material properties by quadrant in rabbit and monkey eyes." JOURNAL OF BIOMECHANICAL ENGINEERING-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME 125, no. 1, 124-131 - 124-131.
  • Bellezza,A,J; Rintalan,C,J; Thompson,H,W; Downs,J,C; Hart,R,T; Burgoyne,C,F, 2003, "Deformation of the lamina cribrosa and anterior scleral canal wall in early experimental glaucoma." INVESTIGATIVE OPHTHALMOLOGY & VISUAL SCIENCE 44, no. 2, 623-637 - 623-637.
  • 2003, "Reconstructed bone end loads on the canine forelimb during gait." JOURNAL OF BIOMECHANICS 36, no. 12,
  • 2003, "Viscoelastic characterization of peripapillary sclera: Material properties by quadrant in rabbit and monkey eyes." JOURNAL OF BIOMECHANICAL ENGINEERING-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME 125, no. 1,

2002

  • Downs, J Crawford; Blidner, Richard, A; Bellezza, Anthony, J; Thompson, Hilary, W; Hart, Richard, T; Burgoyne, Claude F, 2002, "Peripapillary scleral thickness in perfusion-fixed normal monkey eyes.." Investigative ophthalmology & visual science 43, no. 7, 2229-35 - 2229-35.
  • 2002, "Peripapillary scleral thickness in perfusion-fixed normal monkey eyes." INVESTIGATIVE OPHTHALMOLOGY & VISUAL SCIENCE 43, no. 7,
  • 2002, "Characterization of dynamic three-dimensional strain fields in the canine radius." JOURNAL OF BIOMECHANICS 35, no. 12,

2001

  • 2001, "Mechanisms of titanium release from posterior cervical spine plates in a canine model based on computational and biocompatibility studies." FUNCTIONAL BIOMATERIALS 198-1,
  • Downs, J, C; Ensor, M, E; Bellezza, A, J; Thompson, H, W; Hart, R, T; Burgoyne, C F, 2001, "Posterior scleral thickness in perfusion-fixed normal and early-glaucoma monkey eyes.." Investigative ophthalmology & visual science 42, no. 13, 3202-8 - 3202-8.
  • Villarraga, M.L., Anderson, R.C., Hart, R.T., Bundy, K.J., and Dinh, D.H., 2001, "Mechanisms of Titanium Release from Posterior Cervical Spine Plates in a Canine Model Based on Computational and Biocompatibility Studies." Key Engineering Materials 198, 69-100 - 69-100.
  • 2001, "Posterior scleral thickness in perfusion-fixed normal and early-glaucoma monkey eyes." INVESTIGATIVE OPHTHALMOLOGY & VISUAL SCIENCE 42, no. 13,
  • Hart, R.T., 2001, "Please update record with Title." Journal of Biomechanics 34, 1511-1512 - 1511-1512.

2000

  • 2000, "The optic nerve head as a biomechanical structure: Initial finite element modeling." INVESTIGATIVE OPHTHALMOLOGY & VISUAL SCIENCE 41, no. 10,
  • Bellezza,A,J; Hart,R,T; Burgoyne,C,F, 2000, "The optic nerve head as a biomechanical structure: Initial finite element modeling." INVESTIGATIVE OPHTHALMOLOGY & VISUAL SCIENCE 41, no. 10, 2991-3000 - 2991-3000.

1999

  • Villarraga, M, L; Anderson, R, C; Hart, R, T; Dinh, D H, 1999, "Contact analysis of a posterior cervical spine plate using a three-dimensional canine finite element model.." Journal of biomechanical engineering 121, no. 2, 206-14 - 206-14.
  • Villarraga,M,L; Anderson,R,C; Hart,R,T; Dinh,D,H, 1999, "Contact analysis of a posterior cervical spine plate using a three-dimensional canine finite element model." JOURNAL OF BIOMECHANICAL ENGINEERING-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME 121, no. 2, 206-214 - 206-214.

1997

  • Hart, R.T., Fritton, S.P., 1997, "Introduction to Finite Element Based Simulation of Functional Adaptation of Cancellous Bone." Forma 12, 277-299 - 277-299.
  • 1997, "Stress analysis of halo pin insertion by non-linear finite element modeling." JOURNAL OF BIOMECHANICS 30, no. 9,

1992

  • 1992, "MODELING THE BIOMECHANICS OF THE MANDIBLE - A 3-DIMENSIONAL FINITE-ELEMENT STUDY." JOURNAL OF BIOMECHANICS 25, no. 3,
  • 1992, "COMPUTATIONAL METHODS FOR BONE MECHANICS STUDIES." INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SUPERCOMPUTER APPLICATIONS AND HIGH PERFORMANCE COMPUTING 6, no. 2,

1991

  • 1991, "FINITE-ELEMENT MODEL OF THE HUMAN HEAD - SCALP POTENTIALS DUE TO DIPOLE SOURCES." MEDICAL & BIOLOGICAL ENGINEERING & COMPUTING 29, no. 5,

1990

  • 1990, "A THEORETICAL-STUDY OF THE INFLUENCE OF BONE MATURATION RATE ON SURFACE REMODELING PREDICTIONS - IDEALIZED MODELS." JOURNAL OF BIOMECHANICS 23, no. 3,
  • 1990, "ERRORS IN THE ORIENTATION OF THE PRINCIPAL STRESS AXES IF BONE TISSUE IS MODELED AS ISOTROPIC." JOURNAL OF BIOMECHANICS 23, no. 4,

1988

  • 1988, "SUPERCOMPUTER USE IN ORTHOPEDIC BIOMECHANICS RESEARCH - FOCUS ON FUNCTIONAL ADAPTATION OF BONE." IEEE ENGINEERING IN MEDICINE AND BIOLOGY MAGAZINE 7, no. 4,

1985

  • 1985, "FUNCTIONAL ADAPTATION IN LONG BONES - ESTABLISHING INVIVO VALUES FOR SURFACE REMODELING RATE COEFFICIENTS." JOURNAL OF BIOMECHANICS 18, no. 9,

1984

  • 1984, "MATHEMATICAL-MODELING AND NUMERICAL-SOLUTIONS FOR FUNCTIONALLY DEPENDENT BONE REMODELING." CALCIFIED TISSUE INTERNATIONAL 36,
  • 1984, "A COMPUTATIONAL METHOD FOR STRESS-ANALYSIS OF ADAPTIVE ELASTIC-MATERIALS WITH A VIEW TOWARD APPLICATIONS IN STRAIN-INDUCED BONE REMODELING." JOURNAL OF BIOMECHANICAL ENGINEERING-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME 106, no. 4,
  • 1984, "LOAD-BEARING CAPACITY OF THE TIBIAL COMPONENT OF THE TOTAL CONDYLAR KNEE PROSTHESIS - AN INVITRO STUDY." CLINICAL ORTHOPAEDICS AND RELATED RESEARCH no. 183,
  • 1984, "A THEORETICAL-MODEL FOR MECHANICALLY INDUCED BONE REMODELING." JOURNAL OF BIOMECHANICS 17, no. 11,

Papers in Proceedings

2009

  • Downs,J,Crawford; Roberts,Michael,D; Burgoyne,Claude,F; Hart,Richard,T "Multiscale Finite Element Modeling of the Lamina Cribrosa Microarchitecture in the Eye." in Annual International Conference of the IEEE-Engineering-in-Medicine-and-Biology-Society. (1 2009). 4277-4280 - 4277-4280.

1999

  • "Contact analysis of a posterior cervical spine plate using a three-dimensional canine finite element model." in 1997 ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference. (4 1999).