Thao (vicky) nguyen (2025)
The Johns Hopkins University
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Materials Science,
Baltimore, MD 21218
P: 410-516-4538
C. Ross Ethier, Ph.D. (2024)
Georgia Institute of Technology
& Emory University School of Medicine,
Atlanta, GA 30332-0363

  • Kyle Douglas Allen, Ph.D. (2024)
    University of Florida, USA
  • Anton E. Bowden, Ph.D (2024)
    Brigham Young University, USA
  • Brittany Coats, Ph.D. (2024)
    University of Utah, USA
  • John Costi, Ph.D. (2022)
    Flinders University, Australia
  • Hannah L. Dailey, Ph.D. (2025)
  • Lehigh University, USA
  • Rafaella De Vita, Ph.D. (2023)
    Virginia Tech, USA
Craig Goergen, Ph.D. (2024)
Purdue University, USA
  • Nicole Hashemi, Ph.D. (2023)
  • Iowa State University, USA
  • Tony Jun Huang, Ph.D. (2022)
  • Duke University, USA
  • Songbai Ji, Ph.D. (2023)
  • Worcester Polytecnic Institute, USA
  • Angela Kedgley, Ph.D. (2024)
  • Imperial College London, UK 
  • Mariana Kersh, Ph.D. (2025)
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
  • Ethan Kung, Ph.D. (2024)
  • Clemson University, USA
  • John F. LaDisa, Ph.D. (2025)
    Marquette University, USA
  • Spencer P. Lake, Ph.D. (2025)
    Washington University in St. Louis, USA
  • Sandra Loerakker, Ph.D. (2025)
  • Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands
  • Bruce MacWilliams, Ph.D. (2024)
  • Shriners Hospitals for Children, USA
  • Matthew J. Majors, Ph.D. (2025)
  • Northwestern University, USA
  • Grace D. O’Connell, Ph.D. (2022)
  • University of California, Berkeley, USA
  • Matthew Brian Panzer, Ph.D. (2024)
  • University of Virginia, USA
  • David M. Pierce, Ph.D. (2023)
  • University of Connecticut, USA
  • Malisa Sarntinoranont, Ph.D. (2024)
  • University of Florida, USA
  • Sudeep Sastry, Ph.D. (2022)
  • W. L. Gore and Associates, Inc., USA
  • Sandra Shefelbine, Ph.D. (2024)
  • Northeastern University, USA
  • Francesco Travascio, Ph.D. (2023)
  • University of Miami, USA
  • Sarah Vigmostad, Ph.D. (2024)
  • The University of Iowa, USA
  • Joseph Wallace, Ph.D. (2024)
  • Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI), USA
  • Tishya Wren, Ph.D. (2024)
  • University of Southern California, USA
  • Yanhang (Katherine) Zhang, Ph.D. (2025)
    Boston University, USA
  • Liang Zhu, Ph.D. (2022)
    University of Maryland Baltimore County, USA
  • Alison Marsden

  • Karen Ohland
  • Thomas Costabile
    Executive Director
  • Robert N. Pangborn
  • Philip Di Vietro
    Managing Director, Publishing
  • Colin McAteer
    Director, Publishing Operations
  • Jennifer Smith
    Production Coordinator
  • J. A. Brighton (1977-1979)
  • Y. C. Fung (1979-1983)
  • R. Skalak (1983-1987)
  • R. M. Nerem (1987-1997)
  • K. Diller (1997-2002)
  • F. C. P. Yin (2002-2007)
  • Michael Sacks (2007-2012)
  • Beth Winkelstein (2013-2020)
  • Victor Barocas (2013-2021)
  • Jian Cao
  • Shapour Azarm
  • Beth Winkelstein
    Chair, Board of Editors

Transactions of the ASME, Journal of Biomechanical Engineering (ISSN 0148-0731) is published monthly by ASME, Two Park Avenue, New York, NY 10016. Send address changes to Transactions of the ASME, Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, c/o The Sheridan Press, 450 Fame Avenue, Hanover, PA 17331.

Changes of address must be received at Society headquarters seven weeks before they are to be effective. Please send old label and new address.

Statement from by-laws. The Society shall not be responsible for statements or opinions advanced in papers or … printed in its publications (B7.1, Para 3). COPYRIGHT © by The American Society of Mechanical Engineers. For authorization to photocopy material for internal or personal use under those circumstances not falling within the fair use provisions of the Copyright Act, contact the Copyright Clearance Center (CCC), 222 Rosewood Drive, Danvers, MA 01923, tel: +1-978-750-8400, Request for special permission to bulk copying should be addressed to Reprints /Permissions Department. Canadian Goods & Services Tax Registration #126148048.

Subscriptions: Rates/Orders - Contact ASME Customer Care at
Phone: 1-800-THE-ASME or 1-646-616-3100 (outside the Americas)
Fax: 1-973-882-5155
Mail: 150 Clove Road, 6th Floor, Little Falls, NJ 07424.

ASME Journals Claims Policy: Please make claims for missing issues in writing (email) to within six months of print date (9 months for subscribers outside the USA and Canada). Issues claimed after this time will be considered replacement copies billed at the single copy rate. Please note that replacement copies are limited. Any questions can be directed to 1-800-843-2763.

Indexing Information: Current List

Single/Multi-Site Licensing: Contact Warren Adams, Manager, Third Party Sales at

Reprints: Contact Tamiko Fung at