Accession Number:

ADA617535

Title:

Augmentation of the In Vivo Elastic Properties Measurement System to Include Bulk Properties

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept.

Corporate Author:

GEORGIA INST OF TECH ATLANTA SCHOOL OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2014-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

The goal of this project is to develop and demonstrate a system for non-invasive in vivo measurement of the complex elastic moduli stiffnesses and loss factors of cetacean head soft tissues. This system is ultimately intended to provide a portable diagnostic capability for use in stranded animal assessments.

Subject Categories:

  • Biology
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Acoustics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE