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Refereed Journal Publications (JCR):

  1. M. Nicolas, B. Lucea, A. Laborda, E. Pena, M. A. De Gregorio, M. A. Martınez, M. Malve, Influence of a commercial antithrombotic filter on the caval blood flow during neutra and Valsalva manoeuvre, Journal of Mechanical Design, In Press.
  2. T. Waffenschmidt, M. Cilla, P. Sáez, M.M. Pérez, M.A. Martínez, A. Menzel, E. Peña, Towards the modelling of ageing and atherosclerosis effects in ApoE-/- mice aortic tissue. JOURNAL OF BIOMECHANICS. . Vol: 49,pag: 2390-2397, 2016
  3. Cilla, M; Perez, MM; Pena, E; Martinez, MA, Effect of Diet and Age on Arterial Stiffening Due to Atherosclerosis in ApoE(-/-) Mice. ANNALS OF BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING. Vol: 44(7), pag: 2202-2217, 2016
  4. P. Sáez, A. García, E. Peña, T. C. Gasser, M. A. Martínez. Microstructural quantification of collagen fiber orientations and its integration in constitutive modeling of the porcine carotid artery. ACTA BIOMATERIALIA. Vol: 33, pag: 183-193, 2016
  5. J. Chaure, C. Serrano, R. Fernández-Parra, E. Peña, F. Lostalé, M.A. de Gregorio, M.A. Martínez, M. Malvè. On studying the interaction between different stent models and rabbit tracheal tissue: numerical, endoscopic and histological comparison. ANNALS OF BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING. Vol: 44(2), pag: 368-381, 2016
  6. M. Gimeno, P. Pinczowski, M. Pérez, A. Giorello, M.A. Martínez, J. Santamaría, M. Arruebo, L. Luján. A controlled antibiotic release system to prevent orthopedic-implant associated infections: An in vitro study. European journal of pharmaceutics and biopharmaceutics. European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics, 96: 264-271, 2015
  7. M. Nicolas, M. Malve, E. Pena, M.A. Martinez, Mathematical modeling of the fibrosis process in the implantation of inferior vena cava filters. Journal of Theoretical Biology, 387:228-240, 2015
  8. M. Cilla, I. Borras, E. Pena, M.A. Martinez, M. Malve. A parametric model for analysing atherosclerotic arteries: On the FSI coupling. Int. Commun. Heat Mass Transf., 67:29-38, 2015
  9. J.A. Pena, M.A. Martinez, E. Pena. Layer-specific residual deformations and uniaxial and biaxial mechanical properties of thoracic porcine aorta. J. Mech. Behav. Biomed. Mater., 50:55-69, 2015
  10. P. Saez, M. Malve, M. A. Martinez. A theoretical model of the endothelial cell morphology due to different waveforms. J. Theor. Biol., 379:17-23, 2015
  11. M. Cilla, M.A. Martinez, E. Pena. Effect of Transmural Transport Properties on Atheroma Plaque Formation and Development. Ann. Biomed. Eng., 3(7):1516-1530, 2015
  12. M. Nicolas, M. Malve, E. Pena, M.A. Martinez, R. Leask. In vitro comparison of Gunther Tulip and Celect filters. Testing filtering efficiency and pressure drop. J. Biomech. 48(3):504-511, 2015
  13. P. Saez, E. Pena, J.M. Tarbell, M.A. Martinez. Computational model of collagen turnover in carotid arteries during hypertension. Int. J. Numer. Meth. Biomed. 31(2):e02705, 2015
  14. M. Nicolas, V.R. Palero, E. Pena, M.P. Arroyo, M.A. Martinez, M. Malve. Numerical and experimental study of the fluid flow through a medical device. Int. Commun. Heat Mass Transf. 61:170-178, 2015
  15. Malve, A.M. Gharib, S.K. Yazdani, G. Finet, M.A. Martinez, R. Pettigrew, J. Ohayon. Tortuosity of Coronary Bifurcation as a Potential Local Risk Factor for Atherosclerosis: CFD Steady State Study Based on In Vivo Dynamic CT Measurements. Ann. Biomed. Eng. 43(1):82-93, 2015
  16. M. Malve, S. Chandra, A. Garcia, A. Mena, MA. Martinez, EA. Finol, M. Doblare. Impedance-based outflow boundary conditions for human carotid haemodynamics. Comput. Methods Biomech. Biomed. Eng., 17(11):1248-1260, 2014
  17. C. Chiastra, F. Migliavacca, MA. Martinez, M. Malve. On the necessity of modelling fluid-structure interaction for stented coronary arteries. J. Mech. Behav. Biomed. Mater., 34:217-230, 2014.
  18. P. Saez, E. Peña, MA. Martinez. A Structural Approach Including the Behavior of Collagen Cross-Links to Model Patient-Specific Human Carotid Arteries. Ann. Biomed. Eng., 42(6):1158-1169, 2014
  19. P. Saez, E. Peña, MA. Martinez, E. Kuhl. Computational modeling of hypertensive growth in the human carotid artery. Comput. Mech., 53(6):1183-1196, 2014.
  20. M. Malve, C. Serrano, E. Peña, R. Fernandez-Parra, F. Lostale, MA. De Gregorio, MA. Martinez. Modelling the air mass transfer in a healthy and a stented rabbit trachea: CT-images, computer simulations and experimental study. Int. Commun. Heat Mass Transf., 53:1-8, 2014
  21. J. Martinez, MA. Jimenez, MA. Martinez. Application of wear modelling methodology to the design of a lift car installation by means of finite element simulation. Meccanica, 49(2):393-411, 2014.
  22. M. Cilla, E. Peña, MA. Martinez. Mathematical modelling of atheroma plaque formation and development in coronary arteries. J. R. Soc. Interface, 11(90):20130866, 2014.
  23. P. Saez, E. Peña, MA. Martinez, E. Kuhl. Mathematical modeling of collagen turnover in biological tissue. J. Math. Biol., 67(6-7):1765-1793, 2013.
  24. P. Saez, E. Peña, M. Doblare, MA. Martinez. Hierarchical micro-adaptation of biological structures by mechanical stimuli. Int. J. Solids Struct., 50(14-15):2353-2370, 2013.
  25. M. Cilla, E. Peña, MA. Martinez, DN. Kelly. Comparison of the vulnerability risk for positive versus negative atheroma plaque morphology. J. Biomech., 46(7):1248-1254, 2013.
  26. A. Garcia, MA. Martinez, E. Peña. Determination and Modeling of the Inelasticity Over the Length of the Porcine Carotid Artery. J. Biomech. Eng.-Trans. ASME, 135(3):031004, 2013.
  27. M. Cilla, D. Monterde, E. Peña, MA. Martinez. Does microcalcification increase the risk of rupture?. Proc. Inst. Mech. Eng. Part H-J. Eng. Med., 227(H5):588-599, 2013.
  28. A. Garcia, S. Lerga, E. Peña, M. Malve, A. Laborda, MA De Gregorio, MA. Martinez. Evaluation of migration forces of a retrievable filter: Experimental setup and finite element study. Med. Eng. Phys. , 34(8):1167-1176, 2012.
  29. M. Cilla, E. Peña, MA. Martinez. 3D computational parametric analysis of eccentric atheroma plaque: influence of axial and circumferential residual stresses. Biomech. Model. Mechanobiol., 11(7):1001-1013, 2012.
  30. M. Malve, A. Garcia, J. Ohayon, MA. Martinez. Unsteady blood flow and mass transfer of a human left coronary artery bifurcation: FSI vs. CFD. Int. Commun. Heat Mass Transf., 39(6):745-751, 2012.
  31. P. Saez, V. Alastrue, E. Peña, M. Doblare, MA. Martinez. Anisotropic microsphere-based approach to damage in soft fibered tissue. Biomech. Model. Mechanobiol., 11(5):595-608, 2012.
  32. A. Garcia, MA. Martinez, E. Peña. Viscoelastic properties of the passive mechanical behavior of the porcine carotid artery: Influence of proximal and distal positions. Biorheology, 49(4):271-288, 2012.
  33. M. Cilla, J. Martínez, E. Peña, M.A. Martínez. Machine Learning Techniques as a helpful tool towards determination of plaque vulnerability. IEEE Trans Biomed Eng, 59:1155–1161, 2012.
  34. A. García, E. Peña, M.A. Martínez. Influence of geometrical parameters on radial force during self-expanding stent deployment. Application for a variable radial stiffness stent. J Mech Behav Biomed, 10:166-175, 2012.
  35. F.J. Martínez, M. Canales, S. Izquierdo, M.A. Jiménez, M.A. Martínez. Finite element implementation and validation of wear modelling in slidingpolymer–metal contacts. Wear, 284– 285: 52–64, 2012.
  36. P. Sáez, E. Peña, M. Doblaré, M.A. Martínez. An anisotropic micro-sphere-based approach for fiber orientation adaptation in soft tissue. IEEE Trans Biomed Eng. 58(12): 3500-3503, 2011
  37. Jacques Ohayon, Ahmed M. Gharib, Alberto Garcia, Mauro Malvè, Julie Heroux; Saami K. Yazdani, Miguel-Angel Martinez, Manuel Doblare, Gérard Finet and Roderic I. Pettigrew. Is Local Arterial Wall-Strain Stiffening an Additional Process Responsible for Atherosclerosis in Coronary Bifurcations? : in vivo Study Based on Dynamic CT and MRI. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol, In press, 2011
  38. Laborda, A; Lostale, F; Rodriguez, J; Angel Bielsa, M; Martinez, MA; Serrano, C; Fernandez, R; Angel De Gregorio, M. Laparoscopic Demonstration of Vena Cava Wall Penetration by Inferior Vena Cava Filters in an Ovine Model. Journal of Vascular and Interventional radiology. 22:851-856. 2011
  39. A. García, E. Pena, A. Laborda, F. Lostalé, M.A. de Gregorio, M. Doblaré, M. A. Martinez . Experimental study and constitutive modelling of the passive mechanical properties of the porcine carotid artery and its relation to histological analysis: Implications in animal cardiovascular device trials . Medical Engineering and Physics. 33:665-676. 2011
  40. Pena JA, Martinez MA, Pena E . A formulation to model the nonlinear viscoelastic properties of the vascular tissue . Acta Mechanica. 217:63-74. 2011
  41. Alastrue, V; Saez, P; Martinez, MA; Doblare, M. On the use of the Bingham statistical distribution in microsphere-based constitutive models for arterial tissue. Mech Res Commun. 37:700-706, 2010
  42. E. Pena, V. Alastrué, A. Laborda, M. A. Martinez, M. Doblaré . A constitutive formulation of vascular tissue mechanics including viscoelasticity and softening behaviour. J Biomech. 43:984-989, 2010
  43. E. Pena, B. Calvo, M. A. Martinez, P. Martins, T. Mascarenhas, R.M. Natal Jorge, A. Ferreira, M. Doblaré. Experimental study and constitutive modeling of the viscoelastic mechanical properties of the human prolapsed vaginal tissue. Biomech Model Mechanobiol. 9:35- 44, 2010
  44. V. Alastrué, A. García, E. Pena, J.F. Rodriguez, M. A. Martinez, M. Doblaré. Numerical framework for patient-specific computational modelling of vascular tissue. Commun Numer Meth En:26:35-51,2010
  45. V. Alastrué, M. A. Martinez, M. Doblaré . Anisotropic micro-sphere-based finite elasticity applied to blood vessel modelling . J Mech Phys Solids, 57:178-203, 2009
  46. V. Alastrué, M. A. Martinez, M. Doblaré. On the use of non-linear transformations for the evaluation of anisotropic rotationally symmetric directional integrals. Application to the stress analysis in fibred soft tissues. Int J Numer Meth Eng. 79:474-504, 2009
  47. E. Pena, M. A. Martinez, B. Calvo, M. Doblaré. Application of the Natural Element Method to finite deformation inelastic problems in isotropic and fiber-reinforced biological soft tissues. Comput Method Appl M. 197:1983-1996, 2008
  48. E. Pena, B. Calvo, M. A. Martinez, M. Doblaré. Computer simulation of damage on distal femoral articular cartilage after meniscectomies. Comput Biol Med. 38:69-81, 2008
  49. V. Alastrué, E. Pena, M. A. Martinez, M. Doblaré. Experimental study and constitutive modelling of the passive mechanical properties of the ovine infrarenal vena cava tissue. J Biomech. 41:3038-3045, 2008
  50. V. Alastrué, M. A. Martinez, M. Doblaré. Modelling adaptative volumetric finite growth in patient-specific residually stressed arteries. J Biomech. 41(8):1773-1781, 2008
  51. E. Pena, B. Calvo, M. A. Martinez, M. Doblaré. On finite-strain damage of viscoelastic-fibred materials. Application to soft biological tissues. Int J Numer Meth Eng. 74(7):1198-1218, 2008
  52. M. A. De Gregorio, A. Laborda, Maria Teresa Higuera Cavero, F. Lostale, J.Gómez-Arrue Azpiazu, C. Serrano, M. A. Martinez, A. Viloria. Removal of retrievable inferior vena cava filters 90 days after implantation in an ovine model: Is there a time limit for removal?. Arch Bronconeumol. 44(11):591-596, 2008
  53. V. Alastrué, E. Pena, M. A. Martinez, M. Doblaré. Assessing the use of the “opening angle method” to enforce residual stresses in patient-specific arteries. Ann Biomed Eng. 35(10):1821-1837, 2007
  54. E. Pena, B. Calvo, M. A. Martinez, M. Doblaré. An anisotropic visco-hyperelastic model for ligaments at finite strains. Formulation and computational aspects. Int J Solids Struct. 44:760-778, 2007
  55. B. Calvo, E. Pena, M. A. Martinez, M. Doblaré. An uncoupled directional damage model for fibred biological soft tissues. Formulation and computational aspects. Int J Numer Meth Eng. 69(10):2036-2057, 2007
  56. E. Pena, A. Perez-del Palomar, B. Calvo, M. A. Martinez, M. Doblaré. Computational modelling of diarthrodial joints. Physiological, pathological and post-surgery simulations. Arch Comput Method E. 11 (4):47-91, 2007
  57. E. Pena, B. Calvo, M. A. Martinez, M. Doblaré. Effect of the size and location of osteochondral defects in degenerative arthritis. A finite element simulation. Comput Biol Med. 37(3):376-387. 2007
  58. E. Peña, M.A. Martíınez, B. Calvo, M. Doblaré. On the Numerical Treatment of Initial Strains in Biological Soft tissues. Int J Numer Meth Engng, 68: 836-860 (2006)
  59. E. Peña, B. Calvo, M.A. Martínez, M. Doblaré. A three-dimensional finite element analysis of the combined behavior of ligaments and menisci in the healthy human knee joint. J Biomech, 39(9): 1686-1701 (2006)
  60. E. Peña, B. Calvo, M. A. Martínez, D. Palanca, M. Doblaré. Influence of the Tunnel Angle in ACL Reconstructions on the Biomechanics of the Knee Joint. C Biomech, 21(5) 508-516 (2006)
  61. E. Peña, B. Calvo, M. A. Martínez, D. Palanca, M. Doblaré. Why Lateral Meniscectomy Is More Dangerous Than Medial Meniscectomy? A Finite Element Study. J Orthopaed Res, 24: 1001-1010 (2006)
  62. E. Peña, M.A. Martínez, B. Calvo, D. Palanca, M. Doblaré. A Finite Element Simulation of the Effect of Graft Stiffness and Graft Tensioning in ACL Reconstruction. C Biomech 20(6): 636-644 (2005)
  63. E. Peña, B. Calvo, M.A. Martínez , D. Palanca, M. Doblaré. Finite Element Analysis of the Effect of Meniscal Tears and Meniscectomy on Human Knee Biomechanics. C Biomech 20(5): 498-507 (2005)
  64. M. Doblare, E. Cueto, B. Calvo, M.A. Martinez, J.M. Garcia, J. Cegonino. On the employ of meshless methods in biomechanics. Comput Method Appl M 194(6-8): 801-821 (2005).
  65. B. Calvo, M.A. Martinez, M. Doblare. On solving large strain hyperelastic problems with the natural element method. Int J Numer Meth Engng, 62(2): 159-185 (2005).
  66. M.A. Martinez, E. Cueto, I. Alfaro, M. Doblare, F. Chinesta. Updated Lagrangian free surface flow simulations with natural neighbour Galerkin methods. Int J Numer Meth Engng, 60(13): 2105-2129 (2004).
  67. D. Gonzalez, E. Cueto, M.A. Martinez, M. Doblare. Numerical integration in natural neighbour Galerkin methods. Int J Numer Meth Engng, 60(12): 2077-2104 (2004).
  68. M.A. Martinez, E. Cueto, M. Doblare, F. Chinesta. Natural element meshless simulation of flows involving short fiber suspensions,” J Non-Newton Fluid, 115(1): 51-78 (2003).
  69. E. Cueto, N. Sukumar, B. Calvo, M.A. Martinez, J. Cegonino, M. Doblare. Overview and recent advances in natural neighbour Galerkin methods. Arch Comput Method E, 10(4): 307-384 (2003).
  70. M.A. Martinez, I. Alfaro, M. Doblare. Simulation of axisymmetric discharging in metallic silos. Analysis of the induced pressure distribution and comparison with different standards,” Eng Struct, 24(12): 1561-1574 (2002).

Other Refereed Journal Publications:

  1. J. Bayod, M.A. Martínez and M. Doblaré. Numerical Evaluation of Multidirectional Wear in the UHMWPE tibial tray of Total Knee Prostheses. International Journal For Computational Vision And Biomechanics, II: 21-30 (2009)
  2. B. Calvo, E. Peña, M. A. Martinez, M. Doblaré. Estudio mediante elementos finitos de la influencia de la pretensión de los ligamentos en la flexión de la rodillaComputational modelling of ligaments at non-physiological situations International Journal For Computational Vision And Biomechanics, I: 107-115 (2008)
  3. E. Peña, M.A. Martínez, B. Calvo, M. Doblaré. Estudio mediante elementos finitos de la influencia de la pretensión de los ligamentos en la flexión de la rodilla. Rev Int Met Num Calc Dis Ing, 22(4): 409-425 (2006)
  4. N. Sukumar, J. Dolbow, A. Devan, J. Yvonnet, F. Chinesta, D. Ryckelynck, Ph. Lorong, I. Alfaro, M. A. Martinez, E. Cueto, M. Doblaré. Meshless methods and partition of unity finite element. Int J Forming Processes 8(4): 409-427 (2005).
  5. E. Peña, M.A. Martínez, B. Calvo, D. Palanca, M. Doblaré, F. Seral. Análisis Mediante Elementos Finitos del Efecto de las Roturas Meniscales. Rev Orthop Traum 48(4): 298-303 (2004).
  6. F. Chinesta, Ph. Lorong, D. Ryckelynck, M. A. Martinez, E. Cueto, M. Doblaré, G. Coffignal, M. Touratier, J. Yvonnet. Thermomechanical cutting model discretization: Eulerian or Lagrangian, mesh or meshless?. Int J Forming Processes 7: 83-97 (2004).
  7. M. A. Martinez, E. Cueto, M. Doblaré, F. Chinesta. A meshless simulation of injection processes involving short fibers molten composites. Int J Forming Processes 4(3-4): 216-236 (2001).
  8. J.M. Garcia-Aznar, M. A. Martinez, M. Doblaré. An anisotropic internal-external bone adaptation model based on a combination of CAO and continuum damage mechanics technologies. Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering 4(4): 355-378 (2001).
  9. E. Cueto, M. A. Martinez, M. Doblaré. El método de los Elementos Naturales en elasticidad compresible y cuasi incompresible. Boletín Técnico Del Imme 39(3): 55-76 (2001).
  10. M. A. Martinez, M. Doblaré, L. Gracia. Estudio mediante elementos finitos del fenómeno de pandeo lateral en perfiles conformados en frio. Rev Int Met Num Ing 17(4): 427-445 (2001).
  11. M. A. Martinez, L. Gracia, M. Doblaré. Estudio de la aparición de fenómenos de inestabilidad en silos cilíndricos metálicos frente a presiones del grano y acciones del viento. Rev Int Met Num Ing 17: 199-218 (2001).

Book chapters:

  1. Fluid-structrure interaction applied to blood flow simulations. E. Soudah, E. Oñate, J. García, Mena, A., E. Heindenreich, J.F. Rodriguez, M. A. Martinez, M. Doblaré. Advances in Computational Vision and Medical Image Processing: Methods and Applications. ISBN: 978-1-4020-9085-1. pp: 253-271, 2009
  2. La Biomecánica: puentes entre la Ingeniería y las Ciencias Biomédicas. M. A. Martinez, M. J. Gómez-Benito Eds. Prensas Universitarias de Zaragoza, ISBN 978-84-92774-24-1. 2009
  3. On modelling soft biological tissues with the natural element method. M. Doblaré, B. Calvo, M.A. Martínez, E. Peña, A. Pérez del Palomar, J.F. Rodríguez. In Biomechanics Systems. Imperial College & World Scientific. ISBN: 978-981-270-798-7. pp: 10-45, 2007
  4. An analysis of the performance of meshless methods in Biomechanics. M. Doblare, E. Cueto, B. Calvo, M. A. Martinez, J. M. Garcia, E. Peña. In Computational Bioengineering: current trends and applications. M. Cerrolaza, G. Martinez, M. Doblare and B. Calvo, eds. World Scientific Publishing Co. ISBN 1-86094-465-5. pp: 69-100, 2004
  5. A meshless simulation of injection processes involving short fibers molten composites. M. A. Martinez, E. Cueto, M. Doblaré, F. Chinesta. Material Forming Processes. A. M. Habraken, Ed Kogan Page Science. ISBN 978-1903996331. pp: 19-38, 2003