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Predicting the macroscopic response of electrospun membranes based on microstructure and single fibre properties
Domaschke, S., Morel, A., Kaufmann, R., Hofmann, J., Rossi, R. M., Mazza, E., … Ehret, A. E. (2020). Predicting the macroscopic response of electrospun membranes based on microstructure and single fibre properties. Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 104, 103634 (14 pp.). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmbbm.2020.103634
On the defect tolerance of fetal membranes
Bircher, K., Ehret, A. E., Spiess, D., Ehrbar, M., Simões-Wüst, A. P., Ochsenbein-Kölble, N., … Mazza, E. (2019). On the defect tolerance of fetal membranes. Interface Focus, 9(5), 20190010 (11 pp.). https://doi.org/10.1098/rsfs.2019.0010
Tear resistance of soft collagenous tissues
Bircher, K., Zündel, M., Pensalfini, M., Ehret, A. E., & Mazza, E. (2019). Tear resistance of soft collagenous tissues. Nature Communications, 10(1), 792 (13 pp.). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-019-08723-y
The multiscale stiffness of electrospun substrates and aspects of their mechanical biocompatibility
Zündel, M., Ehret, A. E., & Mazza, E. (2019). The multiscale stiffness of electrospun substrates and aspects of their mechanical biocompatibility. Acta Biomaterialia, 84, 146-158. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2018.11.012
Chemomechanical models for soft tissues based on the reconciliation of porous media and swelling polymer theories
Stracuzzi, A., Mazza, E., & Ehret, A. E. (2018). Chemomechanical models for soft tissues based on the reconciliation of porous media and swelling polymer theories. ZAMM - Zeitschrift für angewandte Mathematik und Mechanik, 98, 2135-2154. https://doi.org/10.1002/zamm.201700344
A 3D computational model of electrospun networks and its application to inform a reduced modelling approach
Domaschke, S., Zündel, M., Mazza, E., & Ehret, A. E. (2019). A 3D computational model of electrospun networks and its application to inform a reduced modelling approach. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 158, 76-89. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2018.08.030
Correlating diameter, mechanical and structural properties of poly (<small>L</small>-lactide) fibres from needleless electrospinning
Morel, A., Domaschke, S., Urundolil Kumaran, V., Alexeev, D., Sadeghpour, A., Ramakrishna, S. N., … Fortunato, G. (2018). Correlating diameter, mechanical and structural properties of poly (L-lactide) fibres from needleless electrospinning. Acta Biomaterialia, 81, 169-183. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2018.09.055
A 2.5D approach to the mechanics of electrospun fibre mats
Zündel, M., Mazza, E., & Ehret, A. E. (2017). A 2.5D approach to the mechanics of electrospun fibre mats. Soft Matter, 13(37), 6407-6421. https://doi.org/10.1039/c7sm01241a
Inverse poroelasticity as a fundamental mechanism in biomechanics and mechanobiology
Ehret, A. E., Bircher, K., Stracuzzi, A., Marina, V., Zundel, M., & Mazza, E. (2017). Inverse poroelasticity as a fundamental mechanism in biomechanics and mechanobiology. Nature Communications, 8, 1002 (10 pp.). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-017-00801-3
The effect of clamping conditions on tearing energy estimation for highly stretchable materials
Bernardi, L., Mazza, E., & Ehret, A. E. (2018). The effect of clamping conditions on tearing energy estimation for highly stretchable materials. Engineering Fracture Mechanics, 188, 300-308. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.engfracmech.2017.08.035
The suture retention test, revisited and revised
Pensalfini, M., Meneghello, S., Lintas, V., Bircher, K., Ehret, A. E., & Mazza, E. (2018). The suture retention test, revisited and revised. Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 77, 711-717. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmbbm.2017.08.021
Microstructure based prediction of the deformation behavior of soft collagenous membranes
Bircher, K., Ehret, A. E., & Mazza, E. (2017). Microstructure based prediction of the deformation behavior of soft collagenous membranes. Soft Matter, 13(30), 5107-5116. https://doi.org/10.1039/c7sm00101k
Confocal reference free traction force microscopy
Bergert, M., Lendenmann, T., Zündel, M., Ehret, A. E., Panozzo, D., Richner, P., … Ferrari, A. (2016). Confocal reference free traction force microscopy. Nature Communications, 7, 12814 (10 pp.). https://doi.org/10.1038/ncomms12814
On the cyclic deformation behavior, fracture properties and cytotoxicity of silicone-based elastomers for biomedical applications
Bernardi, L., Hopf, R., Sibilio, D., Ferrari, A., Ehret, A. E., & Mazza, E. (2017). On the cyclic deformation behavior, fracture properties and cytotoxicity of silicone-based elastomers for biomedical applications. Polymer Testing, 60, 117-123. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.polymertesting.2017.03.018
Factors influencing the determination of cell traction forces
Zündel, M., Ehret, A. E., & Mazza, E. (2017). Factors influencing the determination of cell traction forces. PLoS One, 12(2), e0172927 (18 pp.). https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0172927
On the large strain deformation behavior of silicone-based elastomers for biomedical applications
Bernardi, L., Hopf, R., Ferrari, A., Ehret, A. E., & Mazza, E. (2017). On the large strain deformation behavior of silicone-based elastomers for biomedical applications. Polymer Testing, 58, 189-198. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.polymertesting.2016.12.029
Factors affecting the mechanical behavior of collagen hydrogels for skin tissue engineering
Pensalfini, M., Ehret, A. E., Stüdeli, S., Marino, D., Kaech, A., Reichmann, E., & Mazza, E. (2017). Factors affecting the mechanical behavior of collagen hydrogels for skin tissue engineering. Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 69, 85-97. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmbbm.2016.12.004
Mechanical characteristics of bovine Glisson's Capsule as a model tissue for soft collagenous membranes
Bircher, K., Ehret, A. E., & Mazza, E. (2016). Mechanical characteristics of bovine Glisson's Capsule as a model tissue for soft collagenous membranes. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, 138(8), 081005 (11 pp.). https://doi.org/10.1115/1.4033917
A discrete network model to represent the deformation behavior of human amnion
Mauri, A., Hopf, R., Ehret, A. E., Picu, C. R., & Mazza, E. (2016). A discrete network model to represent the deformation behavior of human amnion. Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 58, 45-56. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmbbm.2015.11.009
A model for the compressible, viscoelastic behavior of human amnion addressing tissue variability through a single parameter
Mauri, A., Ehret, A. E., De Focatiis, D. S. A., & Mazza, E. (2016). A model for the compressible, viscoelastic behavior of human amnion addressing tissue variability through a single parameter. Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology, 15(4), 1005-1017. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10237-015-0739-0