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Welcome to the 16th International Symposium on Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering




  • Biomechanics of morphogenesis
  • Biomechanics of movement and rehabilitation bioengineering
  • Bone biomechanics
  • Brain biomechanics and injury
  • Cardiac mechanics
  • Cardiovascular fluid dynamics
  • Cellular and molecular biomechanics
  • Dental biomechanics
  • Diarthrodial joint biomechanics
  • Musculoskeletal dynamics and neuromuscular control
  • Reproductive biomechanics
  • Respiratory biomechanics
  • Spine biomechanics
  • Vascular mechanics

  • 3D printing in biomedicine
  • Biomaterials
  • Fluid biomechanics
  • Growth and remodeling
  • Hard tissue mechanics, damage, remodeling
  • Implants/orthotics/prosthetics/devices/biologics
  • In vivo imaging and visualization
  • Inverse problems and parameter identification in tissue mechanics
  • Patient-specific modeling
  • Plant biomechanics
  • Soft tissue mechanics, damage, remodeling
  • Tissue engineering

  • Agent-based modeling
  • Contact mechanics
  • Finite element and finite volume method
  • Fluid-structure interaction
  • Multiscale modeling
  • Multiphysics modeling




  • Arterial Biomechanics and Assessment 
  • Bacterial and viral mechanics 
  • Biomedical Image Analysis 
  • Biomedical Image Processing 
  • Biomedical Visualization 
  • Cardiac Tissue Mechanics and Stented Systems 
  • Cardiovascular biomechanics 
  • CMBBE and translational research 
  • Computer-aided surgery 
  • Ergonomics/occupational
  • Hemodynamics and CFD applications 
  • Human body Impact and Crash Analysis 
  • Image Based Simulation 
  • Imaging for model validation 
  • Links between robotics and human modeling 
  • Machine learning and CMBBE 
  • Mechanics in infectious diseases 
  • Mechanics of Biofluids 
  • Mechanobiology 
  • Meshless methods in biomechanics 
  • Modeling-Aided Design of Medical Devices 
  • Skin mechanics 
  • Solid fluid interaction 
  • Spine Biomechanics 
  • Sports biomechanics 
  • Sports Injury Biomechanics and Forensic Assessment
  • Tissue engineering and Bioprinting


First announcement is available HERE.

Conference chairs

Conference Chair: Christopher R. Jacobs (in memoriam)

Program Chair: Gerard A. Ateshian

Co-Chair (Imaging & Visualization):

João Manuel R.S. Tavares

Local Arrangements Chair: Kristin M. Myers


Online abstract submission opening:
August 2018

Online registration opening:
November 2018

Conference venue

Columbia University

Alfred Lerner Hall, 2920 Broadway

New York 10027