Towards a virtual mechanical human brain

Towards a virtual mechanical human brain It is supposed that the vision of an integrated Overall Human Model (OHM) can be realised by the combination of isolated models. By this means, a so‐called OHM‐toolbox contains these models, which need to be extended and/or linked to each other depending on the chosen application. However, this implies the need to bridge over several length and time scales as well as to combine different physical effects and numerical approaches. In this regard, the proposed contribution is related to the description of one part of this toolbox, namely, the overall mechanical behaviour of human brain tissue. As an application‐driven organ model, it can substantially contribute to a holistic understanding of various complex processes, such as the study of brain‐tumour treatment. (© 2017 Wiley‐VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim) http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Proceedings in Applied Mathematics & Mechanics Wiley

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Wiley
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1617-7061
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1617-7061
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10.1002/pamm.201710082
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Abstract

It is supposed that the vision of an integrated Overall Human Model (OHM) can be realised by the combination of isolated models. By this means, a so‐called OHM‐toolbox contains these models, which need to be extended and/or linked to each other depending on the chosen application. However, this implies the need to bridge over several length and time scales as well as to combine different physical effects and numerical approaches. In this regard, the proposed contribution is related to the description of one part of this toolbox, namely, the overall mechanical behaviour of human brain tissue. As an application‐driven organ model, it can substantially contribute to a holistic understanding of various complex processes, such as the study of brain‐tumour treatment. (© 2017 Wiley‐VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim)

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Proceedings in Applied Mathematics & MechanicsWiley

Published: Jan 1, 2017

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