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Brian Stemper PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering

OFFICE ADDRESS:
Neurosurgery Research Facility
5000 W National Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53295
CITIZENSHIP:  USA
EDUCATION:
09/1993 - 05/1998 BS - Biomedical Engineering, Milwaukee School of Engineering, Milwaukee, WI
09/1998 - 05/2004 PhD - Biomedical Engineering, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI
FACULTY APPOINTMENTS:
2004 - 2008 Assistant Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226
2006 - Present Adjunct Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI
2008 - Present Associate Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS:
2008 - Present Research and Development Committee, Clement J. Zablocki Veterans Affairs Hospital, Milwaukee, WI
2010 - Present Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC), Clement J. Zablocki Veterans Affairs Hospital, Milwaukee, WI
AWARDS AND HONORS:
1998 - 2000 Teaching Assistant, College of Engineering, Marquette University
2000 Alpha Eta Mu Beta, National Biomedical Engineering Honor Society
2000 Best in Session Award, Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium
2004 Best Paper by a Young Researcher, International Research Council on the Biomechanics of Impact
2006 - 2008 Listed, Who’s Who in Science and Engineering
2006 Best MS Student Paper Award (3rd Place, D. Board), Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium
2007 - 2010 Listed, Who’s Who in America
2008 Listed, Who’s Who in the World
2008 Best Paper, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Resident Graduation Research Conference (S. Malik)
2009 Best Student Paper, Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium (S. Storvik)
2010 NASS Best Poster Presentation, North American Spine Society 25th Annual Meeting (J. Baisden)
MEMBERSHIPS IN HONORARY AND PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:
2002 - Present American Society of Mechanical Engineers (Member)
2004 - Present Association for the Advancement of Automotive Medicine (Member)
2004 - Present Cervical Spine Research Society (Member)
2004 - Present Society of Automotive Engineers (Member)
2009 - Present National Neurotrauma Society (Member)
2011 - Present Society for Neuroscience (Member)
EDITORSHIPS/EDITORIAL BOARDS/JOURNAL REVIEWS:
Journal Review
2002 - Present Biomedical Sciences Instrumentation
2004 - Present Journal of Biomechanics
2004 - Present Medical Engineering & Physics
2004 - Present Spine
2004 - Present Medical Science Monitor
2004 - Present Traffic Injury Prevention
2005 - Present Shock & Vibration
2005 - Present Journal of Biomechanical Engineering
2006 - Present European Spine Journal
2006 - Present BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders
2006 - Present Journal of Orthopedic Research
2008 - Present Aviation Space and Environmental Medicine
2008 - Present American Journal of Physiology. Heart and Circulatory Physiology
2009 - Present Accident Analysis and Prevention
2009 - Present Annals of Biomedical Engineering
2010 - Present Journal of Anatomy
2010 - Present Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology
2011 - Present IEEE Transactions on Mechatronics
NATIONAL ELECTED/APPOINTED LEADERSHIP AND COMMITTEE POSITIONS:
2002 - Present Board of Directors, Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium
2003 - Present Bioengineering Division Solid Mechanics Committee, American Society of Mechanical Engineers
2004 Session Moderator: Biomechanics, Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium
2005 Session Organizer: Injury Biomechanics, ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference
2005 Session Moderator: Injury Mechanics, Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium
2005 Session Moderator: Injury Biomechanics, ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference
2006 Theme Chair: Injury, Trauma, and Occupational Biomechanics, Session Moderator: PhD Student Comp, Solid Mech, Des & Rehab, Session Moderator: Injury Biomechanics, ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference
2006 Session Moderator: Biomedical Modeling, Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium
2006 Program Committee Co-Chair, Session Moderator: Biomechanics, Rachidian Society Annual Meeting
2006 - Present European Spine Journal Board Member
2006 Track Coordinator: Impact Biomechanics (9 sessions, 92 papers), Session Organizer: Whiplash and Neck Injury Biomechanics (3 sessions), 5th World Congress of Biomechanics
2007 Program Committee Co-Chair, Session Moderator: Head Injury, Rachidian Society Annual Meeting
2007 Judge: PhD Student Competition, Session Moderator: Accident and Trauma Biomechanics, ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference
2007 Session Moderator: Biomechanics, Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium
2008 Program Co-Coordinator, Session Moderator: Vehicular Injury, Rachidian Society Annual Meeting
2008 Session Co-Chair: Injury Biomechanics, ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference
2008 Session Moderator (Biomechanics), Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium
2009 Program Chair, Session Chair: Student Posters, Student Paper Contest Chair, Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium
2009 Awards Committee, AANS/CNS Section on Disorders of the Spine and Peripheral Nerves
2010 Session Organizer: Spine Kinematics & Injury Biomechanics, 6th World Congress of Biomechanics
2010 Session Moderator: Basic Science, Rachidian Society Annual Meeting
2011 Invited Delegate (Biomechanics), Whiplash 2011: How to lessen the transition to chronicity?
RESEARCH GRANTS/AWARDS/CONTRACTS/PROJECTS:
Active
Peer Review
Title:
Side Facing Neck Injury Criteria
Source:
Federal Aviation Administration
Role:
Co-Investigator
PI:
Narayan Yoganandan, PhD
 
Title:
Prediction and Prevention of Musculoskeletal and Blast Injury during Naval Operations
Source:
Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division
Role:
Principal Investigator
PI:
Self
 
Title:
Blast and blunt mechanisms for mild-TBI induce differing outcomes
Source:
Veterans Affairs (RR&D Merit Review)
Role:
Co-Principal Investigator
PI:
Pintar
 
Prior
Peer Review
Title:
Localized Facet Joint Kinematics Under Physiologic Loading Differ from Dynamic Whiplash Loading
Source:
Medical College of Wisconsin Research Affairs
Role:
Principal Investigator
PI:
Self
Dates:
01/2005 - 12/2005
 
Title:
Intracranial Hematoma/Burr Hole and Trauma Flap Simulator
Source:
Department of Defense (DoD) – Small Business Technology Transfer Grant
Role:
Co-Principal Investigator
Dates:
12/2006 - 12/2008
 
Title:
Ability of Existing Automotive Seats to Protect At-Risk Occupants in Rear Impacts
Source:
Medical College of Wisconsin Injury Research Center
Role:
Principal Investigator
PI:
Self
Dates:
01/2007 - 05/2010
 
Title:
Prediction and Prevention of Musculoskeletal and Blast Injury during Naval Operations
Source:
United States Navy
Role:
Co-Investigator
Dates:
06/2007 - 06/2010
 
INVITED LECTURES/WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
Local
Responses of human surrogates to simulated rear impact, 2001 Marquette University Bioengineering Symposium, Milwaukee, WI, 04/2001 - Present
Gender dependent cervical kinematics in whiplash, 2002 Marquette University Bioengineering Symposium, Milwaukee, WI, 04/2002 - Present
Whiplash injuries: cervical kinematics leading to commonly reported symptoms, Medical College of Wisconsin Epidemiology Graduate Seminar, Milwaukee, WI, 04/2002 - Present
Correlation between physiologic and traumatic cervical kinematics, 2002 Marquette University Bioengineering Symposium, Milwaukee, WI, 11/2002 - Present
Whiplash affects cervical spine biomechanics, Neurosurgery Department Grand Rounds, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, 02/2004 - Present
Factors affecting biomechanics of the cervical spine in whiplash, Injury Research Center Roundtable Meeting, Milwaukee, WI, 02/2004 - Present
Biomechanical investigation of head-neck trauma, Medical College of Wisconsin Epidemiology Graduate Seminar, Milwaukee, WI, 12/2005 - Present
Key to avoiding whiplash injury may lie in head rest positioning, Medical College of Wisconsin Media Seminar on Advances in Health Care Research, Milwaukee, WI, 12/2006 - Present
A biomechanical explanation for increased cervical spine disorders in females, Neurosurgery Department Grand Rounds, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, 04/2008 - Present
Development and Characterization of a Novel Rodent Model for TBI, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Grand Rounds, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, 03/2010 - Present
Biomechanics of Lumbar Spine Compression-Flexion Injuries During Pilot Ejection, Neurosurgery Department Grand Rounds, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, 11/2010 - Present
 
Regional
Parametric study of head-neck finite element model, 12th Int’l Conf, Mathematical & Computer Modeling, Chicago, IL, 08/1999 - Present
Responses of human surrogates to simulated rear impact: velocity and level dependent facet joint kinematics, 2001 SAE World Congress, Detroit, MI, 03/2001 - Present
 
National
Head-neck finite element model for motor vehicle inertial impact: Material sensitivity analysis, 37th Annual Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium, United States Air Force Academy, USAFA, CO, 04/2000 - Present
Velocity and level dependent facet joint kinematics in low-speed rear impact, International Workshop on Human Subjects for Biomechanical Research, Atlanta, GA, 11/2000 - Present
Development of extension kinematic corridors to validate a head/neck finite element model, 38th Annual Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium, Copper Mountain, CO, 04/2001 - Present
Gender dependent cervical segmental motions in whiplash loading, 39th Annual Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium, Copper Mountain, CO, 04/2002 - Present
Cervical kinematics under physiologic and traumatic loading, 2002 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, New Orleans, LA, 11/2002 - Present
Gender and region dependent local facet joint kinematics in rear impact: implications in whiplash injury, 30th Annual Meeting of the Cervical Spine Research Society, Miami Beach, FL, 12/2002 - Present
Kinetics of the head-neck complex in low-speed rear impact, 40th Annual Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium, Biloxi, MS, 04/2003 - Present
Spinal posture affects whiplash kinematics, 2003 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Washington, DC, 11/2003 - Present
Influence of muscle contraction on whiplash kinematics, 41st Annual Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium, Ft. Collins, CO, 04/2004 - Present
Response corridors of the human head-neck complex in rear impact, 2004 Association for the Advancement of Automotive Medicine 48th Annual Conference, Key Biscayne, FL, 10/2004 - Present
Spinal effects of thoracic ramping on whiplash kinematics, 2004 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Anaheim, CA, 11/2004 - Present
Comparison of cervical facet joint kinematics in physiologic and whiplash loading, 13th Annual Meeting of the Rachidian Society, Kona, HI, 02/2005 - Present
Subcatastrophic failure characteristics of the porcine descending aorta, 42nd Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium, Copper Mountain, CO, 04/2005 - Present
Dynamic bending stiffness of thoracic motion segments, 2005 ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Vail, CO, 06/2005 - Present
Factors affecting cervical kinematics in Whiplash, 7th Annual Spine Research Institute of San Diego CRASH Scientific Conference, San Diego, CA, 08/2005 - Present
Stabilizing effect of pre-contracted neck musculature in automotive rear impact, 33rd Annual Meeting of the Cervical Spine Research Society, San Diego, CA, 12/2005 - Present
Influence of Loading Rate on Blunt Carotid Artery Injury, 14th Annual Meeting of the Rachidian Society, Kona, HI, 02/2006 - Present
Biomechanical effect of common experimental storage techniques on arterial vessels, 2006 ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Amelia Island, FL, 06/2006 - Present
An experimental rodent model to characterize mild traumatic brain injury, 15th Annual Meeting of the Rachidian Society, Kona, HI, 02/2007 - Present
Effect of gender on spinal biomechanics, 15th Annual Meeting of the Rachidian Society, Kona, HI, 02/2007 - Present
High speed 3-D kinematics from whole-body lateral impact sled tests, 44th Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium, Denver, CO, 04/2007 - Present
Gender-specific material properties in the thoracic spine, 2007 ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Keystone, CO, 06/2007 - Present
Insult characteristics may led to differing brain injuries, 16th Annual Meeting of the Rachidian Society, Kona, HI, 02/2008 - Present
Cervical spinal biomechanics during dynamic compression-flexion loading to simulate occupant ejection, 79th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Aerospace Medical Association, Boston, MA, 05/2008 - Present
Gender differences in cervical spinal anatomy and biomechanics, 79th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Aerospace Medical Association, Boston, MA, 05/2008 - Present
A lower-neck gender-dependent whiplash injury tolerance criterion, World Congress on Neck Pain, Los Angeles, CA, 06/2008 - Present
Biomechanical implications of gender-dependent muscle locations, 2008 ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Marco Island, FL, 06/2008 - Present
Biomechanics of Cervical Spine Fixation: Panel on Operational Impact of Cervical Disk Surgery, The Aerospace Medical Association 80th Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, CA, 05/2009 - Present
Lumbar spinal mechanics in pure bending: influence of gender, spinal level, and degeneration grade, 2009 ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Lake Tahoe, CA, 06/2009 - Present
Effect of Gender, Spinal Level, and Degeneration Grade on Lumbar Spinal Mechanics, 18th Annual Meeting of the Rachidian Society, Kona, HI, 02/2010 - Present
Surgically-Relevant Cervical Spine Anatomy, 18th Annual Meeting of the Rachidian Society, Kona, HI, 02/2010 - Present
Gender Bias in Lumbar Spine Spondylolisthesis: A Possible Biomechanical Etiology, 81st Annual Scientific Meeting of the Aerospace Medical Association, Phoenix, AZ, 05/2010 - Present
Role of Gender-Dependent Neck Muscle Anatomy on Head-Neck Stability, 81st Annual Scientific Meeting of the Aerospace Medical Association, Phoenix, AZ, 05/2010 - Present
Experimental Induction of Lumbar Spine Compressioin-Flexion Injuries, 2010 ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Naples, FL, 06/2010 - Present
Normative lumbar spine coupling relationships between axial rotation and lateral bending, NASS Best Poster Presentation, North American Spine Society 25th Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, 09/2010 - Present
 
International
Effects of reflexive cervical muscle contraction on whiplash kinematics and injury, 2004 International IRCOBI Conference on the Biomechanics of Impact, Graz, Austria, 09/2004 - Present
Mechanical characterization of internal layer failure in the human carotid artery, 2005 International IRCOBI Conference on the Biomechanics of Impact, Prague, Czech Republic, 09/2005 - Present
Acute ventriculomegaly following mild traumatic brain injury, Guided poster session at the 8th International Neurotrauma Symposium, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, 05/2006 - Present
Occupant awareness affects whiplash biomechanics, 5th World Congress of Biomechanics, Munich, Germany, 07/2006 - Present
Effect of common experimental storage techniques on arterial biomechanics, 2006 International IRCOBI Conference on the Biomechanics of Impact, Madrid, Spain, 09/2006 - Present
A lower neck shear-based rear impact injury criterion, 2nd International Conference on Whiplash Neck Pain in Car Crashes, TUV Akademie, Erding, Germany, 11/2008 - Present
Verification of lower neck shear force as a rear impact injury criterion, 2009 International IRCOBI Conference on the Biomechanics of Impact, York, United Kingdom, 09/2009 - Present
Can Neck Morphology Influence Outcomes?, Whiplash Symposium 2011, Brisbane, Australia, 02/2011 - Present
 
PEER REVIEWED WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
Regional
Responses of human surrogates to simulated rear impact: velocity and level dependent facet joint kinematics, 2001 SAE World Congress, Detroit, MI, 03/05/2001 - 03/08/2001
WORLDSID assessment of far side impact countermeasures, 50th Association for the Advancement of Automotive Medicine Annual Scientific Conference, Chicago, IL, 10/15/2006 - 10/18/2006
 
National
3. Yoganandan N, Pintar FA, Stemper BD: Biomechanics of inertial head-neck trauma, SAE Int’l Off-Highway Cong, Las Vegas, NV, 03/19/2002 - 03/21/2002
Response corridors of human head-neck complex in rear impact, 48th Association for the Advancement of Automotive Medicine Annual Scientific Conference, Key Biscayne, FL, 09/12/2004 - 09/15/2004
 
International
Single rear impact produces lower cervical spine soft tissue injuries, Proceedings of the International IRCOBI Conference on the Biomechanics of Impact, Isle of Man (UK), 10/10/2001 - 10/12/2001
Effects of reflexive cervical muscle contraction on whiplash kinematics and injury, Proceedings of the International IRCOBI Conference on the Biomechanics of Impact, Graz, Austria, 09/22/2004 - 09/24/2004
Mechanical characterization of intimal layer failure in the human carotid artery, Proceedings of the International IRCOBI Conference on the Biomechanics of Impact, Prague, Czech Republic, 09/21/2005 - 09/23/2005
Effect of common experimental storage techniques on arterial biomechanics, Proceedings of the International IRCOBI Conference on the Biomechanics of Impact, Madrid, Spain, 09/20/2006 - 09/22/2006
Inducing mild traumatic brain injury in the rodent through coronal plane angular acceleration, Proceedings of the International IRCOBI Conference on the Biomechanics of Impact, Madrid, Spain, 09/20/2006 - 09/22/2006
Influence of insult duration on unconscious time following concussion, Proceedings of the International IRCOBI Conference on the Biomechanics of Impact, Maastricht, The Netherlands, 09/19/2007 - 09/21/2007
Toward a lower neck rear impact injury criterion – correlation of lower neck loads with spinal kinematics, Proceedings of the International IRCOBI Conference on the Biomechanics of Impact, Maastricht, The Netherlands, 09/19/2007 - 09/21/2007
Verification of a Proposed Lower Neck Rear Impact Injury Criterion, Proceedings of the International IRCOBI Conference on the Biomechanics of Impact, York, England, 09/08/2009 - 09/11/2009
Demographics, velocity distributions, and impact type as predictors of AIS 4+ head injuries in motor vehicle crashes, 55th Association for the Advancement of Automotive Medicine Annual Scientific Conference, Paris, France, 10/02/2011 - 10/05/2011
 
EXTRAMURAL TEACHING:
Graduate Student Education
1998 - 2000 Marquette University, Graduate Student Teaching Assistantship, Biomedical Engineering Instrumentation Laboratory
2006 Marquette University, BIEN-295 Independent Study, Effects of Gender on Cervical Spine Injury (Mark Meyer)
2009 Marquette University, BIEN-295 Independent Study, Spinal Anatomy and Function (Steven Storvik)
 
MCW STUDENTS, FACULTY, RESIDENTS AND CLINICAL/RESEARCH FELLOWS MENTORED:
Medical Students
Justin Dux, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2010 Medical Student Summer Research Program
 
EXTRAMURAL STUDENTS, FACULTY, RESIDENTS, AND CLINICAL/RESEARCH FELLOWS MENTORED:
Undergraduate Students
Jennifer Roberts, Milwaukee School of Engineering, 2007 - 2008
Stefanie Gonzalez, Milwaukee School of Engineering, 2009 - Present
 
Graduate Students
MS Committees
Michael R. Stineman, Marquette University, 2006 Effects of freezing on the mechanical properties of the porcine descending aorta.
Derek Board, Marquette University, 2008 Gender dependent biomechanical properties of the isolated thoracic disc segment
David Barnes, Marquette University, 2009 Normative lumbar spine kinematics: Effect of gender and segment level in minimally degenerated spines
Steven G. Storvik, Marquette University, 2011 Expected date of graduation: 2011
PhD Committees
Ronald J. Fijalkowski, Marquette University, 2008 Rotational acceleration pulse characteristics affect mild diffuse brain injury severity
John J. DeRosia, Marquette University, 2009 Role of gender and size in biomechanics of rear impact
 
Clinical/Research Fellows
Andrew Beykovsky, MD
Jeffrey Golan, MD
Olawale Sulaiman, MD
 
BRIEFINGS:
Over 25 briefings to institutions including the following: • Australian Research Council (ARC) Occupant Protection in Far Side Crashes Group • US Navy, Department of Defense • Medical College of Wisconsin Injury Research Center • Wisconsin Organ Donor Network
BIBLIOGRAPHY
Refereed Journal Publications/Original Papers
1. Yoganandan N, Pintar FA, Stemper BD, Schlick M, Philippens M, Wismans J: Biomechanics of human occupants in simulated rear crashes: documentation of neck injuries and comparison of injury criteria. Stapp Car Crash J 44:189-204, 2000.
2. Stemper BD, Kumaresan S, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA: Head-neck finite element model for motor vehicle inertial impact: Material sensitivity analysis. Biomed Sci Instrum 36:331-335, 2000.
3. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA, Sun Z: Development of extension kinematic corridors to validate a head/neck finite element model. Biomed Sci Instrum 37:239-244, 2001.
4. Pintar FA, Kumaresan S, Yoganandan N, Yang A, Stemper BD, Gennarelli TA: Biomechanical modeling of penetrating traumatic head injuries: a finite element approach. Biomed Sci Instrum 37:429-433, 2001.
5. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA: Intervertebral rotations as a function of rear impact loading. Biomed Sci Instrum 38:227-231, 2002.
6. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA: Kinetics of the head-neck complex in low-speed rear impact. Biomed Sci Instrum 39:245-250, 2003.
7. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA: Gender dependent cervical spine segmental kinematics during whiplash. J Biomech 36(9):1281-1289, 2003.
8. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA: Gender and region-dependent local facet joint kinematics in rear impact: implications in whiplash injury. Spine 29(16):1764-1771, 2004.
9. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA: Validation of a head-neck computer model for whiplash simulation. Med Bio Eng Comput 42:333-338, 2004.
10. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA: Influence of muscle contraction on whiplash kinematics. Biomed Sci Instrum 40:24-29, 2004.
11. Stemper BD, Stineman MR, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA: Subcatastrophic failure characteristics of the porcine descending aorta. Biomed Sci Instrum 41:110-115, 2005.
12. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA: Effects of abnormal posture on capsular ligament elongations in a computational model subjected to whiplash loading. J Biomech 38(6):1313-1323, 2005.
13. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA, Rao RD: Reflex muscle contraction in the unaware occupant in whiplash injury. Spine 30(24):2794-2798, 2005.
14. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA: Methodology to study intimal failure mechanics in human internal carotid arteries. J Biomech 38(12): 2491-2496, 2005.
15. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Rao RD, Pintar FA: Influence of thoracic ramping on whiplash kinematics. Clin Biomech 20(10): 1019-1028, 2005.
16. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Gennarelli TA, Pintar FA: Localized cervical spine facet joint kinematics under physiologic and whiplash loading. J Neurosurg: Spine 3: 471-476, 2005.
17. Yoganandan N, Pintar FA, Stemper BD, Baisden JL, Aktay R, Shender BS, Paskoff G: Bone mineral density of human female cervical and lumbar spines from quantitative computed tomography. Spine 31(1): 73-76, 2006.
18. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA: Effect of head restraint backset on head-neck kinematics in whiplash. Accid Anal Prev 38(2): 317-323, 2006.
19. Fijalkowski FJ, Ellingson BM, Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Gennarelli TA, Pintar FA: Interface parameters of impact-induced mild traumatic brain injury. Biomed Sci Instrum 42: 108-113, 2006.
20. Board D, Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA, Shender BS, Paskoff G: Biomechanics of the aging spine. Biomed Sci Instrum 42: 1-6, 2006.
21. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA, Rao RD: Anterior longitudinal ligament injuries in whiplash may lead to cervical instability. Med Eng Physics 28(6): 515-524, 2006.
22. Yoganandan N, Pintar FA, Stemper BD, Baisden JL, Aktay R, Shender BS, Paskoff G, Laud P: Trabecular bone density of male human cervical and lumbar vertebrae. Bone 39: 336-344, 2006.
23. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Cusick JF, Pintar FA: Stabilizing effect of pre-contracted neck musculature in whiplash. Spine 31(20): E733-738, 2006.
24. Yoganandan N, Pintar FA, Stemper BD, Gennarelli TA, Weigelt JA: Biomechanics of side impact: Injury criteria, aging occupants, and airbag technology. J Biomech 40(2): 227-243, 2007.
25. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA: Mechanics of arterial subfailure with increasing loading rate. J Biomech 40(8): 1806-1812, 2007.
26. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Sinson GP, Gennarelli TA, Stineman MR, Pintar FA: Biomechanical characteristics of internal layer subfailure in blunt arterial injury. Ann Biomed Eng 35(2): 285-291, 2007.
27. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Stineman MR, Gennarelli TA, Baisden JL, Pintar FA: Mechanics of fresh, refrigerated, and frozen arterial tissue. J Surg Res 139(2):236-242, 2007.
28. Yoganandan N, Pintar FA, Stemper BD, Wolfla CE, Shender BS, Paskoff G: Level-dependent coronal and axial moment-rotation response corridors of degeneration-free cervical spines in lateral flexion. J Bone Joint Surg Am 89(5): 1066-1074, 2007.
29. Fijalkowski RJ, Stemper BD, Pintar FA, Yoganandan N, Gennarelli TA: Biomechanical correlates of mild diffuse brain injury in the rat. Biomed Sci Instrum 43: 18-23, 2007.
30. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA, Brasel KJ: Multiple subfailures characterize blunt aortic injury. J Trauma 62(5): 1171-1174, 2007.
31. Fijalkowski RJ, Stemper BD, Pintar FA, Yoganandan N, Gennarelli TA: A new rat model for diffuse brain injury using coronal plane angular acceleration. J Neurotrauma 24(8): 1387-1398, 2007.
32. Pintar FA, Yoganandan N, Stemper BD, Bostrom O, Rouhana SW, Digges KH, Fildes BN: Comparison of PMHS, WorldSID, and THOR-NT responses in simulated far side impact. Stapp Car Crash J 51, 313-360, 2007.
33. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA, Maiman DJ, Meyer MA, DeRosia J, Shender BS, Paskoff G: Anatomical gender differences in cervical vertebrae of size-matched volunteers. Spine 33(2), E44-49, 2008.
34. Yoganandan N, Stemper BD, Pintar FA, Baisden JL, Shender BS: Normative segment-specific axial and coronal angulation corridors of subaxial cervical column in axial rotation. Spine 33(5): 490-496, 2008.
35. Yoganandan N, Pintar FA, Zhang J, Stemper BD, Phillippens M: Upper neck forces and moments and cranial angular accelerations in lateral impact. Ann Biomed Eng 36(3): 406-414, 2008.
36. Stemper BD, Marawar SV, Yoganandan N, Shender BS, Rao RD: Quantitative anatomy of subaxial cervical lateral mass - an analysis of safe screw lengths for Roy-Camille and Magerl techniques. Spine 33(8): 893-897, 2008.
37. Rao RD, Marawar SV, Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Shender BS: Computerized tomographic morphometric analysis of subaxial cervical pedicles in 98 young asymptomatic volunteers. J Bone Joint Surg Am 90(9): 1914-1921, 2008.
38. Wheeldon JA, Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA: Validation of a finite element model of the young normal lower cervical spine. Ann Biomed Eng 36(9): 1458-1469, 2008.
39. Barnes D, Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Baisden JL, Pintar, FA: Normal coupling behavior between axial rotation and lateral bending in the lumbar spine. Biomed Sci Instrum 45: 131-136, 2009.
40. Stemper BD, DeRosia JJ, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA, Barry S. Shender, Glenn R. Paskoff: Gender dependent cervical spine anatomical differences in size-matched volunteers. Biomed Sci Instrum 45: 149-154, 2009.
41. Storvik S, Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Pintar, FA: Population-based estimates of whiplash injury using NASS CDS data. Biomed Sci Instrum 45: 244-249, 2009.
42. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA, Shender BS, Paskoff G: Physical effects of ejection on the head-neck complex: Demonstration of a cadaver model. Aviat Space Environ Med 80(5): 489-494, 2009.
43. Fijalkowski RJ, Ropella KM, Stemper BD: Determination of lowpass filter cutoff frequency for high-rate biomechanical signals obtained using videographic analysis. J Biomech Eng 131(5):1-6, 2009.
44. Malik SW, Stemper BD, Metkar U, Yoganandan N, Shender BS, Rao RD: Location of the transverse foramen in the subaxial cervical spine in a young asymptomatic population. Spine 35(11): E514-E519, 2010.
45. Stemper BD, Storvik SG: Incorporation of lower neck shear forces to predict facet joint injury risk in low speed automotive rear impacts. Traffic Inj Prev 11(3): 300-308, 2010.
46. Stemper BD, Baisden JL, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA, Paskoff GR, Shender BS: Determination of Normative Neck Muscle Morphometry Using Upright MRI with Comparison to Supine Data. Aviat Space Environ Med 81:878-882, 2010.
47. Stemper BD, Board D, Yoganandan N, Wolfla CE: Biomechanical properties of human thoracic spine disc segments. J Craniovertebral Junction Spine 1(1): 18-22, 2010.
48. Storvik SG, Stemper BD: Head axial rotation increases facet joint capsular ligament strains in automotive rear impact. Med Biol Engg Comput 49(2): 153-161, 2011.
49. Yoganandan N, Stemper BD, Pintar FA, Maiman, DJ: Use of post mortem human subjects to describe human injury responses and tolerances. Clin Anat 24(3):282-93.
50. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA, Maiman DJ: Gender-dependent relationship between lower neck shear force and facet joint kinematics during automotive rear impacts. Clin Anat 24(3):319-26.
51. Stemper BD, Hallman JJ, Peterson BM: Chest compression during chiropractic adjustment of the thoracic spine. J Manipulative Physiol Ther (in press).
52. Stemper BD, Tang SJ, Yoganandan N, Shender BS, Rao RD: Upright MRI Measurement of Prevertebral Soft Tissue in the Cervical Spine of Normal Volunteers. Spine J (in press).
 
Books, Chapters, and Reviews
1. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA: Velocity and level-dependent facet joint kinematics in low-speed rear impact. Injury Biomechanics Research, FA Bandak (ed). National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Washington, DC, pp. 213-217, 2000.
2. Yoganandan N, Stemper BD, Kaufman BA, Pintar FA: Biomechanics of the pediatric spine. Surgery of the Pediatric Spine, DH Kim, RR Betz, SL Huhn, and PO Newton (eds). Thieme, New York, NY.
3. Yoganandan N, Stemper BD, Pintar FA, Rao RD: Whiplash injuries - in vitro studies. Biomechanics in Ergonomics, 2nd Edition, S Kumar (ed). CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL, 405-441, 2008.
4. Stemper BD and Yoganandan N: Biomechanics of Spinal Trauma. Routledge Handbook of Biomechanics and Human Movement Science, Y Hong & R Bartlett (eds). Routledge Press, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom, 411-427, 2008.
5. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA: Responses of human surrogates to simulated rear impact: velocity and level dependent facet joint kinematics. Neck Injury Biomechanics, JA Pike (ed). Society of Automotive Engineers International, 495-502, 2009
6. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA, Maiman DJ: Mechanism of Injury. Whiplash: evidence base for clinical practice, M Sterling & J Kenardy (eds). Elsevier Australia, Melbourne, VIC, pp. 16-28, 2011.
 
Editorials, Letters to Editor, Other
1. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Rao R: Response to Dickerman RD, Reynolds A, Tackett JL. Spine 33(21): 2369-2370, 2008.
2. DOCTORAL DISSERTATION Stemper BD: Whiplash Affects Cervical Spine Biomechanics. Marquette University, 2004
 
Non-Refereed Journal Publications/Original Papers
1. Kumaresan S, Khouphongsy P, Stemper BD, Daruwala D, Cheng J, Pintar FA, Yoganandan N, Maiman DJ, Bray T: Development of a biomechanically analogous cervical spine physical model. ASME Adv Bioeng BED-Vol 39:155-156, 1998.
2. Pintar FA, Kumaresan S, Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Gennarelli T: Finite element modeling of penetrating traumatic brain injuries. ASME Adv Bioeng BED-Vol 48:245-246, 2000.
3. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA: Segmental cervical spine kinematics due to posteroanterior impact acceleration. Proceedings of ASME IMECE - Spine Biomechanics, New Orleans, LA, ASME Paper # IMECE 2002-32630, 2002.
4. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA: Spinal posture affects whiplash biomechanics. Proceedings of ASME IMECE - Spine Biomechanics, Washington, DC, ASME Paper # IMECE 2003-43012, 2003.
5. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA: Effects of thoracic ramping on whiplash kinematics. Proceedings of ASME IMECE - Spine Biomechanics, Anaheim, CA, ASME Paper # IMECE 2004-59447, 2004.
6. DeRosia J, Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA: Gender-dependent cervical spine anatomy may affect whiplash kinematics. Proceedings of 2005 ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference - Injury Biomechanics, Vail, CO, paper # B0028995.
7. Stemper BD, Board D, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA: Dynamic bending stiffness of thoracic motion segments. Proceedings of 2005 ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference - Injury Biomechanics, Vail, CO, paper # B0029435.
8. Stemper BD, Stineman MR, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA: Biomechanical effect of common experimental storage techniques on arterial vessels. Proceedings of 2006 ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Amelia Island, FL, paper # BIO2006-157464.
9. Stemper BD, Board D, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA, Maiman DJ: Gender-specific structural properties in the thoracic spine. Proceedings of 2007 ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Keystone, CO, paper # SBC2007-175541.
10. Fijalkowski RJ, Stemper BD, Pintar FA, Yoganandan N, Gennarelli TA: Determination of diffuse brain injury thresholds using retrospective analysis. Proceedings of the 2007 ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Keystone, CO, paper # SBC2007-176346.
11. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Baisden JL, Pintar FA, Shender BS, Paskoff G: Biomechanical implications of gender-dependent muscle locations. Proceedings of the 2008 ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Marco Island, FL, paper # SBC2008-192339.
12. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA: A lower neck shear-based rear impact injury criterion. TUV 2nd International Conference on Neck Pain in Car Crashes, Erding, Germany.
13. Stemper BD, Barnes D, Baisden JL, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA, Moore J, Maiman DJ: Lumbar spinal mechanics in pure bending: influence of gender, spinal level, and degeneration grade. Proceedings of the 2009 ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Lake Tahoe, CA, paper # 206829.
14. Storvik SG, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA, Stemper BD: Experimental induction of lumbar spine compression-flexion injuries. Proceedings of the 2010 ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Naples, FL, paper # SBC2010-19476.
15. Stemper BD, Yoganandan N, Shender BS, Paskoff G, Pintar FA, Baisden JL: Level- and region-specific properties of young human lumbar annulus. Proceedings of the 2011 ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Farmington, PA.
 
Abstracts
1. AANS/CNS Section on Disorders of the Spine and Peripheral Nerves Annual Meeting
2. Aerospace Medical Association (AsMA) Annual Scientific Meeting
3. American Association of Neurological Surgeons Annual Meeting
4. American Association for the Surgery of Trauma Annual Meeting
5. Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) Annual Meeting
6. Annual Meeting of the Cervical Spine Research Society
7. Congress of Neurological Surgeons Annual Meeting
8. Annual Meeting of the CSRS European Section
9. Annual Great Lakes Biomedical Conference
10. International Meeting on Advanced Spine Techniques (IMAST)
11. International Neurotrauma Symposium
12. Lumbar Spine Research Society Annual Meeting
13. Marquette University Biomedical Engineering Conference
14. Mathematical Modeling and Scientific Computing
15. Annual National Neurotrauma Society Symposium
16. North American Conference on Biomechanics
17. Annual Meeting of the North American Spine Society
18. Rachidian Society Annual Meeting
19. Sigma Xi Advances in Sciences Symposium
20. Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting
21. World Congress on Biomechanics
22. World Congress on Brain Injury
23. World Congress on Neck Pain
 
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