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Papers accepted

The following two papers have been accepted for publication:

R Shafaghi, P Zalzal, M Papini, S Waldman, E H Schemitsch, O Rodriguez, M. Towler,
A review of materials for managing bone loss in revision total knee arthroplasty, Materials Science & Engineering C, accepted July 2019.

E Azarsa, L Cinco, M.Papini, Fabrication of high aspect ratio free-standing structures using abrasive water jet micro-machining, Journal of Materials Processing Technology, accepted July 2019.

Paper accepted

The following paper has been accepted for publication in the International Journal of Machine Tools and Manufacture:
X. Luo, J. Palumbo, M. Papini, J.K. Spelt, Aerodynamic Focusing of an Abrasive Air Jet and its Effect on Machining Resolution

Papers accepted

The following papers have been accepted for publication in Precision Engineering:


Aria Ghazavi, Marcello Papini An Inverse Method for the Abrasive Jet Micro-machining of High Aspect Ratio Channels of Desired Topography – Part I, Theory


Aria Ghazavi, Marcello Papini, An Inverse Method for the Abrasive Jet Micro-machining of High Aspect Ratio Channels of Desired Topography – Part II, Experiments


Paper accepted

The following paper has been accepted for publication in Clinical Biomechanics:

Cina Mehrvar, Paul Kuzyk, Gideon Cohen, Oleg Safir, Paul Zalzal, Adel Alhalawani, Mark R. Towler, Marcello Papini, Novel adhesives for sternal fixation and stabilization: a biomechanical analysis

Paper accepted

The following paper has been accepted for publication in The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology:

E. van Wijk, D.F. James, M. Papini, J.K. Spelt. “Micro-machining with Abrasive Slurry-Jets: Effects of Dissolved Polymer Concentration and Nozzle Design.”

Paper accepted

The following paper has been accepted for publication in The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology:
“Jet properties and mixing chamber flow in a high-pressure abrasive slurry jet: Part II- Machining rates and CFD modeling”
by M. Teti, JK Spelt, and M. Papini

paper accepted

The following paper has been accepted for publication in the Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials:

C. Mehrvar, P. Kuzyk, J. Shamlou, O. Safir, P. Zalzal, A. Alhalawani, M. Towler, M. Papini,
Novel adhesives for distal radius fixation: A biomechanical analysis