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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." Columbus: Self.

1995

  • H. Power and R.T. Hart. 1995. "Computer Simulations in Biomedicine." Southampton: 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. London: Taylor and Francis.

2002

  • Natali, A., Hart, R.T.. 2002. "Mechanics of Hard Tissues." In Integrated Biomaterial Science, edited by R. Barbucci, 459 - 489. New York: Kluwer Academic/Plenum Press.

2001

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

1989

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

Journal Articles

2013

  • Morris,Hugh,J; Tang,Junhua; Perez,Benjamin,Cruz; Pan,Xueliang; Hart,Richard,T; Weber,Paul,A; Liu,Jun, 2013, "Correlation Between Biomechanical Responses of Posterior Sclera and IOP Elevations During Micro Intraocular Volume Change." INVESTIGATIVE OPHTHALMOLOGY & VISUAL SCIENCE 54, no. 12, 7215 - 7222.
  • Ma,Xiaoyue; Schickel,Maureen,E; Stevenson,Mark,D; Sarang-Sieminski,Alisha,L; Gooch,Keith,J; Ghadiali,Samir,N; Hart,Richard,T, 2013, "Fibers in the Extracellular Matrix Enable Long-Range Stress Transmission between Cells.." Biophysical journal 104, no. 7, 1410 - 1418.
  • Benjamin Cruz Perez, Hugh J Morris, Richard T Hart, Jun Liu, 2013, "Finite element modeling of the viscoelastic responses of the eye during microvolumetric changes." Journal of Biomedical Science and Engineering 6, no. 4, 29 - 37.
  • Channagiri,Samartha,A; Nagpure,Shrikant,C; Babu,S,S; Noble,Garret,J; Hart,Richard,T, 2013, "Porosity and phase fraction evolution with aging in lithium iron phosphate battery cathodes." JOURNAL OF POWER SOURCES 243, 750 - 757.

2012

  • Aggarwal,Reeva; Lu,Jingwei; Kanji,Suman; Joseph,Matthew; Das,Manjusri; Noble,Garrett,J; McMichael,Brooke,K; Agarwal,Sudha; Hart,Richard,T; Sun,Zongyang; Lee,Beth,S; Rosol,Thomas,J; Jackson,Rebecca; Mao,Hai-Quan; Pompili,Vincent,J; Das,Hiranmoy, 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, e39365 -
  • Kim,Do-Gyoon; Navalgund,Anand,R; Tee,Boon,Ching; Noble,Garrett,J; Hart,Richard,T; Lee,Hye,Ri, 2012, "Increased variability of bone tissue mineral density resulting from estrogen deficiency influences creep behavior in a rat vertebral body." BONE 51, no. 5, 868 - 875.
  • 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.
  • Mercurio,Andrew,D; Motta,Tatiana; Green,Eric; Noble,Garrett; Hart,Richard,T; Allen,Matthew,J, 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, 561 - 568.

2009

  • Roberts, M.D., Santner, T.J., and Hart, R.T., 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, 2431 - 2438.

2007

  • Girard,Michael; Suh,Jun-Kyo,Francis; Hart,Richard,T; Burgoyne,Claude,F; Downs,J,Crawford, 2007, "Effects of storage time on the mechanical properties of rabbit peripapillary sclera after enucleation." CURRENT EYE RESEARCH 32, no. 5, 465 - 470.

2006

  • Sander, E, A; Downs, J, C; Hart, R, T; Burgoyne, C, F; Nauman, E A, 2006, "A cellular solid model of the lamina cribrosa: mechanical dependence on morphology.." Journal of biomechanical engineering 128, no. 6, 879 - 89.

2005

  • Roberts, M, D; Hart, R T, 2005, "Shape adaptation of long bone structures using a contour based approach.." Computer methods in biomechanics and biomedical engineering 8, no. 3, 145 - 56.
  • 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.
  • Burgoyne, Claude, F; Downs, J Crawford; Bellezza, Anthony, J; Suh, J-K Francis; Hart, Richard T, 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, 39 - 73.

2004

  • Burgoyne,C,F; Downs,J,C; Bellezza,A,J; Hart,R,T, 2004, "Three-dimensional reconstruction of normal and early glaucoma monkey optic nerve head connective tissues." INVESTIGATIVE OPHTHALMOLOGY & VISUAL SCIENCE 45, no. 12, 4388 - 4399.

2003

  • 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.
  • Downs, J Crawford; Suh, J K Francis; Thomas, Kevin, A; Bellezza, Anthony, J; Burgoyne, Claude, F; Hart, Richard T, 2003, "Viscoelastic characterization of peripapillary sclera: material properties by quadrant in rabbit and monkey eyes.." Journal of biomechanical engineering 125, no. 1, 124 - 31.
  • Bellezza, A, J; Rintalan, C, J; Thompson, H, W; Downs, J, C; Hart, R, T; Burgoyne, C F, 2003, "Anterior scleral canal geometry in pressurised (IOP 10) and non-pressurised (IOP 0) normal monkey eyes.." The British journal of ophthalmology 87, no. 10, 1284 - 90.
  • Coleman, John, C; Hart, Richard, T; Burr, David B, 2003, "Reconstructed bone end loads on the canine forelimb during gait.." Journal of biomechanics 36, no. 12, 1837 - 44.
  • 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.

2002

  • Downs,J,C; Blidner,R,A; Bellezza,A,J; Thompson,H,W; Hart,R,T; Burgoyne,C,F, 2002, "Peripapillary scleral thickness in perfusion-fixed normal monkey eyes." INVESTIGATIVE OPHTHALMOLOGY & VISUAL SCIENCE 43, no. 7, 2229 - 2235.
  • Coleman, John, C; Hart, Richard, T; Owan, Ichiro; Tankano, Yuichi; Burr, David B, 2002, "Characterization of dynamic three-dimensional strain fields in the canine radius.." Journal of biomechanics 35, no. 12, 1677 - 83.

2001

  • 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 - 3208.
  • Villarraga,M,L; Anderson,R,C; Hart,R,T; Bundy,K,J; Dinh,D,H, 2001, "Mechanisms of titanium release from posterior cervical spine plates in a canine model based on computational and biocompatibility studies." FUNCTIONAL BIOMATERIALS 198-1, 69 - 100.
  • Hart, R.T., 2001, Journal of Biomechanics 34, 1511 - 1512.

2000

  • 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.

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-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME 121, no. 2, 206 - 214.

1997

  • Voor, M, J; Anderson, R, C; Hart, R T, 1997, "Stress analysis of halo pin insertion by non-linear finite element modeling.." Journal of biomechanics 30, no. 9, 903 - 9.
  • Hart, R.T., Fritton, S.P., 1997, "Introduction to Finite Element Based Simulation of Functional Adaptation of Cancellous Bone." Forma 12, 277 - 299.

1992

  • Hart, R, T; Hennebel, V, V; Thongpreda, N; Van Buskirk, W, C; Anderson, R C, 1992, "Modeling the biomechanics of the mandible: a three-dimensional finite element study.." Journal of biomechanics 25, no. 3, 261 - 86.
  • Hart, R.T.; Oden, Z. M.; Parrish, S.W.; and Burr, D.B., 1992, "Computational Methods for Bone Mechanics Studies." The International Journal of Supercomputer Applications 6, no. 2, 164 - 174.

1991

  • Yan, Y; Nunez, P, L; Hart, R T, 1991, "Finite-element model of the human head: scalp potentials due to dipole sources.." Medical & biological engineering & computing 29, no. 5, 475 - 81.

1990

  • Cowin, S, C; Hart, R T, 1990, "Errors in the orientation of the principal stress axes if bone tissue is modeled as isotropic.." Journal of biomechanics 23, no. 4, 349 - 52.
  • Hart, R T, 1990, "A theoretical study of the influence of bone maturation rate on surface remodeling predictions: idealized models.." Journal of biomechanics 23, no. 3, 241 - 57.

1988

  • Hart,R,T; THONGPREDA,N; VANBUSKIRK,W,C, 1988, "SUPERCOMPUTER USE IN ORTHOPEDIC BIOMECHANICS RESEARCH - FOCUS ON FUNCTIONAL ADAPTATION OF BONE." IEEE ENGINEERING IN MEDICINE AND BIOLOGY MAGAZINE 7, no. 4, 39 - 43.

1985

  • Cowin, S, C; Hart, R, T; Balser, J, R; Kohn, D H, 1985, "Functional adaptation in long bones: establishing in vivo values for surface remodeling rate coefficients.." Journal of biomechanics 18, no. 9, 665 - 84.

1984

  • Hart, R, T; Davy, D, T; Heiple, K G, 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 106, no. 4, 342 - 50.
  • Figgie, H.E., III, Davy, D.T., Heiple, K.G., and Hart, R.T, 1984, "Load Bearing Capacity of the Tibial Component of the Total Condylar Knee Prosthesis: An In Vitro Study." Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research 183, 288 - 297.
  • Hart, R, T; Davy, D, T; Heiple, K G, 1984, "Mathematical modeling and numerical solutions for functionally dependent bone remodeling.." Calcified tissue international 36 Suppl 1, S104 - 9.
  • Davy,D,T; Hart,R,T, 1984, "A THEORETICAL-MODEL FOR MECHANICALLY INDUCED BONE REMODELING." JOURNAL OF BIOMECHANICS 17, no. 11, 868 - 868.

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. NEW YORK, (1 2009). 4277 - 4280.

1999

  • Villarraga,M,L; Anderson,R,C; Hart,R,T; Dinh,D,H "Contact analysis of a posterior cervical spine plate using a three-dimensional canine finite element model." JOURNAL: "JOURNAL OF BIOMECHANICAL ENGINEERING-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME." in 1997 ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference. (4 1999). 206 - 214.