Keynote Speeches

Professor Giovanni Pallotti
Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, University of Bologna, Italy

Study on the Mechanical Properties of Large Arteries:
The Tissues of the Vessels and the Transplant
Professor Shu Chien
Department of Bioengineering, University of California, USA

Perspectives for Biomedical Engineering Education
Professor Kozaburo Hayashi
Research Institute of Technology, Okayama University of Science, Japan

Perspectives in Biomechanic Research
Professor Romano Zannoli
Institute of Cardiology, University of Bologna, Italy

Cardiovascular Biomechanics
Professor Savio L-Y Woo
University of Pittsburgh, U.S.A.

New Bioengineering Approaches for
Management of Soft Tissue Injuries
Professor Tin-Kan Hung
University of Pittsburgh, U.S.A.

Fluid Mechanics Analyses of
Cardiac Pumping and Balloon Assist
Professor Bruce Milthorpe
University of New South Wales, Australia

Application of Biomechanics to Tissue Engineering
Professor Christian ODDOU
University Paris 12, France

Mechanics Of Active Porous Media: Bone Tissue Engineering Application