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Richard Hart

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

Honors

  • 20100101

    Fellow, Biomedical Engineering Society.

  • 20010101-20060101

    Alden J. "Doc" Laborde Professor of Engineering.

  • 20040101

    The Global Glaucoma Award (shared with 3 others).

  • 20010101

    Theo C. Pilkington Outstanding Educator Award.

  • 19990101

    Fellow, American Institute for Medical & Biological Engineering.

  • 19930101

    Lee H. Johnson award for teaching excellence.

  • 19880101

    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

  • 2003. "Mechanics of Bone Tissue." In Dental Biomechanics, edited by A. Natali,

2002

  • 2002. "Mechanics of Hard Tissues." In Integrated Biomaterial Science, edited by R. Barbucci,

2001

  • 2001. "Bone Modeling and Remodeling: Theories and Computation." In Bone Mechanics Handbook, edited by S.C. Cowin,

1989

  • 1989. "Computational Techniques for Bone Remodeling." In Bone Mechanics, edited by S.C. Cowin,
  • 1989. "Theories of Bone Modeling and Remodeling." In Bone Mechanics, edited by S.C. Cowin,
  • 1989. "The Finite Element Method." In Bone Mechanics,

Journal Articles

2012

  • 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.

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, 145-156 - 145-156.
  • 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.

2004

  • 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

  • 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.

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.

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, 3202-8 - 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.
  • Hart, R.T., 2001, "Please update record with Title." Journal of Biomechanics 34, 1511-1512 - 1511-1512.

2000

  • Crawford Downs, J.; Thomas, K.; Burgoyne, C.; Hart, R., 2000, "Quadrant-dependent elastic and viscoelastic material properties of peripapillary sclera in normal monkey and rabbit eyes." Annals of Biomedical Engineering 28, no. SUPPL. 1,
  • Roberts, M.; Hart, R., 2000, "Mechanical loading combined with intermittent PTH treatment enhances cortical bone formation in rats." Annals of Biomedical Engineering 28, no. SUPPL. 1,
  • Maender, C.; Roberts, M.; Hart, R., 2000, "Rat cortical bone response to an externally applied bending moment gradient." Annals of Biomedical Engineering 28, no. SUPPL. 1,
  • 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

  • Roberts, M.D.; Hart, R.T., 1999, "Local bone formation in the rat tibia due to mechanical bending and intermittent PTH injection." American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Bioengineering Division (Publication) BED 42, 495-496 - 495-496.
  • 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.
  • Coleman, J.C.; Probst, B.W.; Roberts, M.D.; Hart, R.T., 1999, "Meshes based on cube-shaped finite elements do not converge: quadratic tetrahedral elements are an alternative." American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Bioengineering Division (Publication) BED 42, 329-330 - 329-330.
  • 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.

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.
  • Martinez, M.L.; Anderson, R.C.; Hart, R.T.; Dinh, D.H., 1997, "Validation of a 3-D finite element model of a plated canine cervical spine including contact nonlinearities." American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Bioengineering Division (Publication) BED 35, 97-98 - 97-98.

Papers in Proceedings

2011

  • Ma, X.; Weber, M.; Stevenson, M.; Ghadiali, S.N. et al. "How far cells can feel: Effects of ECM fibers." (12 2011).

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).

2005

  • Liu, X.; Roberts, M.D.; Hart, R.T. "A contour-based bone shape adaptation method using femlab with matlab and simulink." (12 2005).
  • Ezra, M.I.; Roberts, M.D.; Hart, R.T. "Three-dimensinoal reconstruction of trabecular bone tissue." (12 2005).
  • Bellezza, A.J.; Crawford Downs, J.; Roberts, M.D.; Burgoyne, C.F. et al. "Continuum level modeling of the optic nerve head using histologic data: The effect of material description on mechanical response." (12 2005).

2002

  • Downs, J.C.; Suh, J.K.F.; Burgoyne, C.F.; Hart, R.T. "FEM validation of a spectral viscoelastic model of posterior sclera." (1 2002).

2001

  • Roberts, M.D.; Hart, R.T. "Contour based implementation of long bone adaptation." (12 2001).
  • Livesay, G.A.; Dee, K.C.; Nauman, E.A.; Hart, R.T. "Active learning in mechanics courses in biomedical engineering." (12 2001).

1999

  • Downs, J.C.; Burgoyne, C.F.; Thomas, K.A.; Thompson, H.W. et al. "Effects of strain rate on the mechanical properties of posterior rabbit sclera." (12 1999).
  • Bellezza, A.J.; Hart, R.T.; Villarraga, M.L.; Burgoyne, C.F. "Effects of ocular dimensions on IOP-related stress within the optic nerve head and posterior scleral shell." (12 1999).

1993

  • Duffy, B.W.; Hart, R.T. "Three-dimensional boundary element analysis of the bead-substrate interface of a Ti-6Al-4V orthopaedic implant." (12 1993).

1992

  • Voor, M.J.; Anderson, R.C.; Hart, R.T. "Non-linear finite element analysis of halo-pin insertion." (12 1992).

1986

  • Tomaszewski, P.R.; Hart, R.T.; Bowman, J.A. "FINITE ELEMENT ANALYSIS OF A DEVICE THAT INDUCES BIAXIAL STRESS STATES.." (12 1986).

1985

  • Tomaszewski, P.R.; Hart, R.T. "FINITE ELEMENT CHARACTERIZATION OF STRESS IN THE ARCAN MATERIALS TESTING DEVICE.." (12 1985).
  • Hart, R.T.; Cowin, S.C.; Davy, D.T.; Moore, L.F. "SURFACE REMODELING PREDICTIONS: THE INFLUENCE OF BONE MATURATION RATE.." (12 1985).

1984

  • Cowin, S.C.; Hart, R.T.; Kohn, D.H.; Balser, J.R. "SURFACE REMODELING IN LONG BONE: COMPARING MODEL PREDICTIONS WITH ANIMAL EXPERIMENTS.." (12 1984).

1983

  • Davy, D.T.; Hart, R.T. "COMPUTATION OF MECHANICALLY INDUCED REMODELING IN BONE.." (12 1983).

1982

  • Hart, R.T.; Davy, D.T.; Heiple, K.G. "COMPUTATIONAL METHOD FOR SOLUTION FOR ADAPTIVE ELASTICITY PROBLEMS.." (12 1982).