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ACOUSTICS AND VIBRATIONS LABORATORY PUBLICATIONS, DIRECTOR: THOMAS J. ROYSTON

Book Chapters

  1. T.J. Royston, M. B. Ozer, S. Acikgoz, H. A. Mansy and R. H. Sandler, “Advances in Computational Modeling of Sound Propagation in the Lungs and Torso with Diagnostic Applications,” Chapter 9, pp. 217-248 in Vibration and Acoustics in Biomedical Applications: Imaging, Characterization and Diagnostics. Published by ASME (2008).

Archival Journal

  1. Z. Dai, Y. Peng, H. A. Mansy, R. H. Sandler, T. J. Royston, “Comparison of poroviscoelastic models for sound and vibration in the lungs,” Journal of Vibration and Acoustics, 2014, 136(5), 051012 (11 pages) doi: 10.1115/1.4026436 (2014). PMID: 25278740; PMCID: PMC411292.
  2. D. Klatt, T. K. Yasar, R. L. Magin, T. J. Royston, “Sample interval modulation for the simultaneous acquisition of displacement vector data in magnetic resonance elastography: theory and application,” Physics in Medicine & Biology 58, 8663–8675 (2013).
  3. T. K. Yasar, D. Klatt, R. L. Magin, T. J. Royston, “Selective spectral displacement projection for multifrequency MRE,” Physics in Medicine & Biology 58, 5771–5781(2013).
  4. T. K. Yasar, T. J. Royston, R. L. Magin, “Wideband MR elastography for viscoelasticity model identification,” Mag. Res. Med. – in press, published online, doi: 10.1002/mrm.24495 (2012).
  5. C. Preissner, T. J. Royston, D. Shu, “A high-fidelity harmonic drive model,” ASME Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement, and Control 134 (1), 011002-1 – 011002-13 doi:10.1115/1.4005041 (2012).
  6. T. J. Royston, Z. Dai, R. Chaunsali, Y. Liu, Y. Peng, R. L. Magin, “Estimating material viscoelastic properties based on surface wave measurements: A comparison of techniques and modeling assumptions,” Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 130 (6), 4126 – 4138 (2011).
  7. H. A. Mansy, J. Grahe, T. J. Royston, R. H. Sandler, "Investigating a compact phantom and setup for testing body sound transducers," Computers in Biology and Medicine 41 (6) 361 – 366 (2011).
  8. F. C. Meral, T. J. Royston, R. L. Magin, “Rayleigh-Lamb wave propagation on a fractional order viscoelastic plate,” J. of the Acoustical Society of America 129 (2), 1036 – 1045 (2011).
  9. B. A. Martin, R. Labuda, T. J. Royston, J. N. Oshinski, B. Iskandar, F. Loth, “Spinal Canal Pressure Measurements in an In Vitro Spinal Stenosis Model: Implications on Syringomyelia Theories,” ASME Journal of Biomechanical Engineering 132, 11107-1 – 11107-11 (2010).
  10. F. C. Meral, T. J. Royston and R. L. Magin, “Fractional Calculus in Viscoelasticity: An Experimental Study,” Communications in Nonlinear Science & Numerical Simulation, 15 (4), 939 - 945 (2010).
  11. R. L. Magin and T. J. Royston, “Fractional-Order Elastic Models of Cartilage: A Multi-scale Approach,” Communications in Nonlinear Science & Numerical Simulation, 15 (3), 657 - 664 (2010).
  12. F. C. Meral, T. J. Royston, R. L. Magin, “Surface response of a fractional order viscoelastic halfspace to surface and subsurface sources,” J. of the Acoustical Society of America 126 (6), 3278 – 3285 (2009).
  13. W. Kolata, B. A. Martin, J. N. Oshinski, M. Jerosch-Herold, T. J. Royston, F. Loth, “MR measurement of cerebrospinal fluid velocity wave speed in the spinal canal,” IEEE Trans. on Biomedical Engineering 56 (6), 1765 – 1768 (2009).
  14. M. B. Ozer, H. N. Ozguven, T. J. Royston, “Identification of structural non-linearities using describing functions and the Sherman-Morrison method in SDOF and MDOF Mechanical Systems,” invited submission to special issue of Mech. Sys. & Signal Proc 23 (1), 30 – 44 (2009).
  15. T. H. El-Bialy, R. F. Elgazzar, E. E. Megahed, T. J. Royston, “Effects of ultrasound modes on mandibular osteodistraction,” Journal of Dental Research 87 (10), 953 – 957 (2008).
  16. T. J. Royston, “Leveraging the equivalence of hysteresis models from different fields for analysis and numerical simulation of jointed structures,” ASME J. Computational and Nonlinear Dynamics 3, 031006-1 – 031006-8 (2008).
  17. Z. K. Kusculuoglu and T. J. Royston, “Nonlinear modeling of composite plates with piezoceramic layers using finite element analysis,” Journal of Sound and Vibration 315 (4-5), 911 – 926 (2008).
  18. S. Acikgoz, M. B. Ozer, T. J. Royston, H. A. Mansy and R. H. Sandler, “Experimental and computational models for simulating sound propagation within the lungs,” ASME J. Vibration and Acoustics 130 (2), 021010-1 – 021010-10 (2008).
  19. M. B. Ozer, S. Acikgoz, T. J. Royston, H. A. Mansy and R. H. Sandler, “Boundary element model for simulating sound propagation and source localization within the lungs” J. of the Acoustical Society of America 122 (1), 657 – 671 (2007). Also published online in the Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research 14 (2), (2007).
  20. S. F. Othman, X. J. Zhou, H. Xu, T. J. Royston, R. L. Magin, “Error propagation model for Microscopic Magnetic Resonance Elastography shear wave images,” Magnetic Resonance Imaging 25, 94 - 100 (2007).
  21. S. M. McCormick, V. Saini, Y. Yazicioglu, Z. N. Demou, T. J. Royston, “Interdependence of pulsed ultrasound and shear stress effects on cell morphology and gene expression,” Annals of Biomedical Engineering 34 (3), 436 – 445 (2006).
  22. B. A. Martin, W. Kalata, F. Loth, T. J. Royston, J. N. Oshinski, “Syringomyelia hydrodynamics: An in vitro study based on in vivo measurements,” ASME Journal of Biomechanical Engineering 127, 1110 – 1120 (2005).
  23. D. F. Gomez, E. F. Sant'Anna, R. M. Leven, S. A. Ostric, A. A. Figueroa, T. J. Royston, D. R. Sumner and J. W. Polley, “Microstructural and Strength Evaluation of Regenerate Tissue during the Consolidation Period after Vertical Mandibular Ramus Distraction,” Journal of Craniofacial Surgery 16, 805 – 811 (2005).
  24. Z. K. Kusculuoglu and T. J. Royston, “Finite element formulation of composite plates with piezoceramic layers for optimal vibration control applications,” Smart Materials & Structures 14, 1139 – 1153 (2005).
  25. S. F. Othman, H. Xu, T. J. Royston, R. L. Magin, “Microscopic Magnetic Resonance Elastography (mMRE),” Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 54, 605 – 615 (2005).
  26. S.W. Lee, F. Loth, T.J. Royston, P.F. Fischer, H.S. Bassiouny, J.K. Grogan, “Flow induced vein wall vibration in an arteriovenous graft”, Journal of Fluids and Structures 20, 837 – 852 (2005).
  27. Y. Yazicioglu, T. J. Royston, T. Spohnholtz, B. Martin, F. Loth and H. Bassiouny, “Acoustic radiation from a fluid-filled, subsurface vascular tube with internal turbulent flow due to a constriction,” Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 118 (2), 1193 – 1209 (2005).
  28. M. B. Ozer and T. J. Royston, “Extending Den Hartog’s vibration absorber technique to multi degree of freedom systems,” ASME Journal of Vibration and Acoustics 127 (4), 341 – 350 (2005).
  29. M. B. Ozer and T. J. Royston, “Application of Sherman-Morrison matrix inversion formula to damped vibration absorbers attached to multi degree of freedom systems,” Journal of Sound and Vibration 283 (3-5), 1235 – 1249 (2005).
  30. C. E. Brown, A. W. Nicholls, T. J. Royston, W. D’Keidek, “A suspended floor for high-performance electron microscopy and nanoscience,” Microscopy Today 12 (5), 16 – 22 (2004).
  31. Z. K. Kusculuoglu, B. Fallahi and T. J. Royston, “Finite Element Model of a Beam with a Piezoceramic Patch Actuator,” Journal of Sound and Vibration 276 (1-2), 27 – 44 (2004).
  32. M. B. Ozer and T. J. Royston, “Passively minimizing structural sound radiation using shunted piezoelectric materials,” Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 114 (4), 1934 – 1946 (2003).
  33. F. Loth, P. F. Fischer, N. Arslan, C. D. Bertram, S. E. Lee, T. J. Royston, W. E. Shaalan, H. S. Bassiouny, “Transitional flow at the venous anastomosis of an arteriovenous graft: potential activation of the ERK1/2 mechanotransduction pathway,” ASME Journal of Biomechanical Engineering 125, 49 – 61 (2003).
  34. T. J. Royston, Y. Yazicioglu and F. Loth, “Surface response of a viscoelastic medium to subsurface acoustic sources with application to medical diagnosis,” Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 113 (2), 1109 – 1121 (2003).
  35. T. H. El-Bialy, T. J. Royston, R. L. Magin, C. A. Evans, A. M. Zaki and L. A. Frizzell, “The effect of pulsed ultrasound on mandibular distraction,” Annals of Biomedical Engineering 30 (10), 1251 – 1261 (2002).
  36. H. A. Mansy, R. Balk, T. J. Royston, and R. H. Sandler, “Pneumothorax detection using computerized analysis of breath sounds,” Medical & Biological Engineering & Computing 40 (5), 526 – 532 (2002).
  37. H. A. Mansy, R. Balk, T. J. Royston, and R. H. Sandler, “Pneumothorax detection using pulmonary acoustic transmission measurements,” Medical & Biological Engineering & Computing 40 (5), 520 – 525 (2002).
  38. S.-H. Lee, M. B. Ozer, and T. J. Royston, “Piezoceramic hysteresis in the adaptive structural vibration control problem,” Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures 13 (2), 117 – 124 (2002).
  39. H. A. Mansy, T. J. Royston and R. H. Sandler, “Use of abdominal percussion for pneumoperitoneum detection,” Medical & Biological Engineering & Computing 40 (4), 439 – 446 (2002).
  40. T. J. Royston, X. Zhang, H. A. Mansy and R. H. Sandler, “Modeling sound transmission through the pulmonary system and chest with application to diagnosis of a collapsed lung,” Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 111 (4), 1931 – 1946 (2002).
  41. T. H. El-Bialy, T. J. Royston, A. Sakata, R. L. Magin, “Vibratory coherence as an alternative to radiography in assessing bone healing after osteo-distraction,” Annals of Biomedical Engineering 30 (2), 226 – 231 (2002).
  42. H. A. Mansy, T. J. Royston and R. H. Sandler, “Acoustic characteristics of air cavities at low audible frequencies with application to pneumoperitoneum diagnosis,” Medical & Biological Engineering & Computing 39 (2), 159 – 167 (2001).
  43. X. Zhang, T. J. Royston, H. A. Mansy and R. H. Sandler, “Radiation impedance of a finite circular piston on a viscoelastic half-space with application to medical diagnosis,” Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 109 (2), 795 – 802 (2001).
  44. S.-H. Lee, T. J. Royston and G. Friedman, “Modeling and compensation of hysteresis in piezoceramic transducers for vibration control,” Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures 11 (10), 781 – 790 (2000).
  45. S.-H. Lee, M. B. Ozer and T.J. Royston, “Hysteresis models for piezoceramic transducers,” Journal of Materials Processing and Manufacturing Science 9 (1), 33 – 52 (2000).
  46. S.-H. Lee and T. J. Royston, “Modeling piezoceramic transducer hysteresis in the structural vibration control problem,” Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 108 (6), 2843 – 2855 (2000).
  47. T. J. Royston, T. Spohnholtz and W. A. Ellingson, “Use of Nondegeneracy in Nominally Axisymmetric Structures for Fault Detection With Application to Cylindrical Geometries,” Journal of Sound and Vibration 230 (4), 791 – 808 (2000).
  48. T. J. Royston, H. A. Mansy and R. H. Sandler, “Excitation and propagation of surface waves on a viscoelastic half-space with application to medical diagnosis,” Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 106 (6), 3678 – 3686 (1999).
  49. I. Basdogan and T. J. Royston, “A Theoretical and Experimental Study of the Vibratory Response of High-Precision Optical Positioning Systems,” Journal of Vibration and Control 5, 195 – 216 (1999).
  50. T. J. Royston and B. H. Houston, “Modeling and Measurement of Nonlinear Dynamic Behavior in Piezoelectric Ceramics with Application to 1-3 Composites,” Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 104 (5), 2814 – 2827 (1998).
  51. T. J. Royston and I. Basdogan, “Vibration Transmission Through Self-Aligning (Spherical) Rolling Element Bearings: Theory and Experiment,” Journal of Sound and Vibration, 215 (5), 997 – 1014 (1998).
  52. T. J. Royston and R. Singh, “Study of Nonlinear Hydraulic Engine Mounts Focusing on Decoupler Modeling and Design”, SAE 1997 Transactions – Journal of Passenger Cars, 106, 2759 – 2769 (1998).
  53. T. J. Royston and R. Singh, “Vibratory Power Flow Through a Nonlinear Path into A Resonant Receiver,” Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 101 (4), 2059 – 2069 (1997).
  54. T. J. Royston and R. Singh, “Experimental Study of Mechanical Systems with Mean-Loaded Localized Continuous Stiffness Nonlinearities,” Journal of Sound and Vibration, 198 (3), 279-298 (1996).
  55. T. J. Royston and R. Singh, “Optimization of Passive and Active Nonlinear Vibration Mounting Systems Based on Vibratory Power Transmission,” Journal of Sound and Vibration, 194 (3), 295-316 (1996).
  56. T. J. Royston and R. Singh, “Periodic Response of Mechanical Systems with Local Nonlinearities using an Enhanced Galerkin Technique,” Journal of Sound and Vibration, 194 (2), 243-263 (1996).
  57. T. J. Royston, “Shaped PVDF Sensors for Intelligent Measurement of Plane Wave Acoustic Pressure in Liquid-Filled Pipes,” The Noise Control Engineering Journal, Institute of Noise Control Engineering, 43 (1), 15-20 (1995).
  58. T. Royston and R. Singh, “Development of a Pulse-Width Modulated Pneumatic Rotary Valve for Actuator Position Control,” ASME Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement, and Control, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 115, 495-505 (1993).
  59. Z. Dai, Y. Peng, H. A. Mansy, R. H. Sandler, and T. J. Royston, "Experimental and computational studies of sound transmission in a branching airway network embedded in a compliant viscoelastic medium," Journal of Sound and Vibration, in press (2014).
  60. Y. Liu, T. K. Yasar, and T. J. Royston, "Ultra Wideband (500 Hz to 16 KHz) MR Elastography for Robust Shear Viscoelasticity Model Identification," Physics in Medicine and Biology, 59, 7717-734 (2014). doi:10.1088/0031-9155/59/24/717.
  61. Z. Dai, Y. Peng, B. Henry, H. A. Mansy and T. J. Royston, "A Comprehensive Computational Model of Sound transmission through the Porcine Lung," Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 136 (3), 1419-29 (2014). doi:10.1121/1.4890647,
  62. Y. Peng, Z. Dai, H. A. Mansy, R. H. Sandler, R. A. Balk, and T. J. Royston, "Sound transmission in the chest under surface excitation: an experimental and computational study with diagnostic applications. Medical & Biological Engineering & Computing 52, 695–706 doi: 10.1007/s11517-014-1172-8 (2014). PMID: 25001497; PMCID: PMC4160106.
  63. Z. Yin, T. M. Schmid, T. K. Yasar, Y. Liu, T. J. Royston and R. L. Magin, “Mechanical Characterization of Tissue-Engineered Cartilage Using Microscopic Magnetic Resonance Elastography (µMRE),” Tissue Engineering, Part C (Methods) 20(8), 611-619 (2014). PMID: 24266395.

Refereed & Invited Conference Papers that were Presented

  1. Z. Dai, Y. Peng, H. A. Mansy, T. J. Royston, Sound transmission in a lung phantom model, ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress, (Nov. 15-21, 2013, San Diego, CA).
  2. A. Khan, Z. Dai, S. Cortina, W. Chamon, T. J. Royston, “Localized Elastography Map of Human Cornea through Surface Vibrations,” ASME 2013 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition (San Diego, CA, November 15 – 21, 2013). IMECE2013-64016. Received conference “Best Paper Award”.
  3. Y. Liu, T. K. Yasar, T. J. Royston, “Interpreting microscopic magnetic resonance elastography measurements using finite element analysis,” ASME 2013 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition (San Diego, CA, November 15 – 21, 2013). IMECE2013-63355.
  4. Y. Peng, Z. Dai, T. J. Royston, H. A. Mansy, R. H. Sandler, “Chest response to vibratory excitation: Advances beyond percussion,” ASME 2012 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition (Houston, TX, November 9 – 15, 2012). 4 pages.
  5. Z. Dai, Y. Peng, H. A. Mansy, T. J. Royston, R. H. Sandler, "Estimation of local viscoelasticity of lungs based on surface waves," ASME 2011 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition (Denver, CO, November 11 - 17, 2011). 8 pages. IMECE2011-65561.
  6. Yasar TK, Royston TJ, Magin RL, “Taking MR Elastography (MRE) to the Microscopic Scale (μMRE),” in Proceedings of the IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging: From Nano to Macro (Chicago, IL, March 30 – April 2, 2011). 6 pages. Refereed and invited.
  7. Meral FC, Royston TJ, Magin RL, “Fractional order dynamic material models for viscoelastic media,” in Proceedings of Fractional Differentiation and Its Applications (Ankara, Turkey, November 5 – 7, 2008).
  8. Magin RL, Royston TJ, “Multiscale mechanics of engineered tissues: Fractional elastography of cartilage,” in Proceedings of International Workshop on New Trends in Science and Technology (Ankara, Turkey, November 3 – 4, 2008).
  9. S. Acikgoz, T. J. Royston, H. A. Mansy and R. H. Sandler, “Experimental and numerical simulations of percussive diagnosis of lung pathologies,” 2007 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference Symposium on Applications of Vibration and Acoustics in Biomedical Engineering (Las Vegas, NV, Sept 4 – 7, 2007) 10 pages. DETC2007-34578.
  10. T. J. Royston, “Leveraging the equivalence of hysteresis models from different fields for analysis and numerical simulation of jointed structures,” 2007 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference Symposium on Nonlinear Dynamics, Optimization and Reliability of Mechanical Systems (Las Vegas, NV, Sept 4 – 7, 2007) 9 pages. DETC2007-34212.
  11. S. Acikgoz, M. B. Ozer, T. J. Royston, H. A. Mansy and R. H. Sandler, “Experimental and computational models for simulating sound propagation and source localization within the lungs” 2006 ASME IMECE: Biomedical Applications of Vibration Symposium (Chicago, IL, November 5 – 10, 2006) 10 pages. IMECE2006-16297.
  12. T. Spohnholtz, T. J. Royston, Y. Yazicioglu, B. Martin, F. Loth, H. Bassiouny, “Helping doctors interpret the sound of blood using a multimode sonic and ultrasonic imaging system,” invited lay-language web paper for the 149th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America (Vancouver, BC, Canada, May 16 – 20, 2005).
  13. M. B. Ozer, and T. J. Royston, “Applications of Sherman-Morrison matrix inversion formula in linear and non-linear vibrations, controls and acoustics,” 2003 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference Symposium on Active, Passive and Hybrid Vibration and Noise Control (Chicago, IL, Sept 2 – 6, 2003) 10 pages.
  14. X. Zhang, T. J. Royston, H. A. Mansy and R. H. Sandler, “Can you hear a collapsed lung?,” invited lay-language web paper for the 143rd Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, (Pittsburgh, PA, 6/3 – 6/7, 2002).
  15. S. W. Lee, F. Loth, T. J. Royston, P. F. Fischer, W. E. Shaalan and H. S. Bassiouny, "Turbulence induced vein-wall vibration may play a role in arteriovenous dialysis graft failure," Fourth World Congress of Biomechanics (Calgary, Canada, August 4-9, 2002).
  16. M. B. Ozer, and T. J. Royston, “Effect of Piezoceramic Hysteresis in Passive and Hybrid Structural Acoustic Control,” 2001 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference Symposium on Active and Hybrid Vibration Control (Pittsburgh, PA, Sept 9 – 12, 2001) 10 pages.
  17. S.-H. Lee, M. B. Ozer, and T. J. Royston, “Piezoceramic hysteresis in the adaptive structural vibration control problem,” 2000 ASME Winter Annual Meeting: Adaptive Structures and Material Systems Symposium (Orlando, FL, November 5 – 10, 2000) pp. 453 – 460.
  18. S.-H. Lee, T. J. Royston and G. Friedman, “Modeling and compensation of hysteresis in piezoceramic transducers for vibration control,” 1999 ASME Winter Annual Meeting: Adaptive Structures and Material Systems Symposium (Nashville, TN, November 14 – 19, 1999) pp. 11 - 18.
  19. T. J. Royston, S.-H. Lee, and G. Friedman, “Comparison of Two Rate-Independent hysteresis models with Application to Piezoceramic Transducers,” 1999 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference Symposium on Nonlinear Response of Hysteretic Oscillators, Paper # VIB-8082 (Las Vegas, NV, September 12 – 15, 1999) 12 pages.
  20. I. Basdogan, T. J. Royston, J. Barraza, D. Shu and T. M. Kuzay, “A Theoretical and Experimental Study of the Vibratory Behavior of a High-Precision Optical Positioning Table”, in Proceedings of the ASME Design Engineering Technical Conferences, Paper VIB-4215 (Sacramento, CA, 1997) 12 pages.
  21. T. J. Royston and R. Singh, “Study of Nonlinear Hydraulic Engine Mounts Focusing on Decoupler Modeling and Design”, in Proceedings of the Society of Automotive Engineers Noise & Vibration Conference (Traverse City, MI, 1997) P-309, pp. 535 – 45.
  22. T. J. Royston and R. Singh, “Periodic Response of Nonlinear Engine Mounting Systems,” in Proceedings of the Society of Automotive Engineers Noise & Vibration Conference (Traverse City, MI, 1995) Paper # 951297, pp. 519 – 530.
  23. T. J. Royston and R. Singh, “Study of a Pneumatic Rotary Valve for Actuator Position Control,” in Proceedings of the Winter Annual Meeting of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Paper # 92-WA/FPST-4 (Anaheim, CA, 1992) 8 pages.

Other Conference Papers that were Presented

  1. Kearney SP, Dai, Z, Royston TJ, “Wide band optical elastography of in vivo human skin using geometrically focused surface waves,” in Proceedings of the SPIE Photonics West Conference PW14B-BO306-2: Optical Elastography and Tissue Biomechanics (San Francisco, CA, February 1-6, 2014).
  2. H. Mansy, R. Sandler, T. Royston, and D. Jones, “Testing Sensors for Body Surface Vibration Measurements,” 21st International conference of IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (Atlanta GA, Oct 13-15, 1999).
  3. B. Henry, Z. Dai, Y. Peng, H. A. Mansy, R. H. Sandler, T. J. Royston, “Investigation of pulmonary acoustic simulation: comparing airway model generation techniques,” International Society for Optics and Photonics Conference on Medical Imaging, (Feb. 15-20, 2014, San Diego, CA).
  4. Meral FC, Royston TJ, Magin RL, “Modeling the modulated acoustic radiation force distribution in a viscoelastic medium driven by a spherically focused ultrasound transducer,” in Proceedings of Acoustics’08 Paris (Paris, France, June 29 – July 4, 2008).
  5. Yazicioglu Y, Martin B, Navarro-Castillo K, Kutluay U, Royston TJ, “Transverse vibration of pre-stressed beams: An experimental technique for the determination of dynamic viscoelastic material properties of tissue mimicking materials,” in Proceedings of Acoustics’08 Paris (Paris, France, June 29 – July 4, 2008).
  6. C. Preissner, D. Shu, T. J. Royston, “Experimental investigation and model development for a harmonic drive transmission,” in Proceedings of SPIE Optomechanical Design and Engineering Conference – Session OP101, (August 26 – 30, 2007).
  7. T. J. Royston, S. F. Othman, F. C. Meral, M. B. Ozer, R. L. Magin, “Modulated radiation force of US as shear wave source in microscopic MRE,” in Proceedings of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 14th Scientific Meeting (Seattle, WA, May 2006).
  8. C. Preissner, D. Shu, T. J. Royston, “Parameter identification for joint elements in a revolute joint detector manipulator,” in Proceedings of SPIE Optomechanical Design and Engineering Conference – Session OEI411, Vol. 5877, H1-H8 (San Diego, CA, July 31 – August 4, 2005).
  9. S. F. Othman, H. Xu, T. J. Royston, R. L. Magin, “MR Elastography at the microscopic scale,” in Proceedings of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 13th Scientific Meeting (Miami, FL, May 2005).
  10. S. F. Othman, H. Xu, T. J. Royston, X. J. Zhou and R. L. Magin, “Fourier Transform Based Methods for Unwrapping Microscopic Magnetic Resonance Elastography Shear Wave Images,” 46th ENC conference, (Rhode Island, April 2005).
  11. S. F. Othman, X. Xu, T. J. Royston, R. L. Magin, “Microscopic magnetic resonance elastography applications,” in Proceedings of SPIE International Symposium: Medical Imaging, Paper # 5746-35 (San Diego, CA, 12 – 17 February 2005).
  12. M. B. Ozer, H. N. Ozguven, and T. J. Royston, “Identification of structural non-linearities using describing functions and Sherman-Morrison method,” in Proceedings of the International Modal Analysis Conference (IMAC) XXIII (Orlando, FL, January 31 – February 3, 2005).
  13. B. A. Martin, W. Kalata, J. Oshinski, T. J. Royston and F. Loth, “Construction and validation of a compliant model of the cerebralspinal fluid system with fluid filled syrinx,” in Proceedings of the ASME International Mechanical Engineering Conference (Anaheim, CA, November 13-20, 2004).
  14. S. W. Lee, F. Loth, T. J. Royston, P. F. Fischer, H. S. Bassiouny and J. K. Grogran, “Flow induced vein wall vibration in an arteriovenous graft,” in Proceedings of 8th International Conference on Flow-Induced Vibrations (Ecole Polytechnique, Paris, July 6 – 9, 2004).
  15. Z. K. Kusculuoglu and T. J. Royston, “Finite element formulation of orthotropic piezoceramic patch actuator laminated plates,” in Proceedings of SPIE 11th Annual International Symposium on Smart Structures and Materials – SPIE Vol. 5383, Paper No. 3 (San Diego, CA, March 14 – 18, 2004).
  16. C. Preissner, T. J. Royston and D. Shu, “Development of a revolute-joint robot for the precision positioning of a X-ray detector,” in Proceedings of SPIE Optomechanical Design and Engineering Conference – Session ? (San Diego, CA, August 3 – 8, 2003).
  17. C. Preissner, S.-H. Lee, T. J. Royston and D. Shu, “Optimal dynamic performance for high-precision actuators/stages,” in Proceedings of SPIE Optomechanical Design and Engineering Conference – Session AM409 (Seattle, WA, July 7 – 11, 2002).
  18. Z. K. Kusculuoglu, B. Fallahi and T. J. Royston, “A new constitutive model for vibrations of a beam with a piezo-patch actuator,” in Proceedings of SPIE 9th Annual International Symposium on Smart Structures and Materials – SPIE Vol. 4693, Paper No. 12 (San Diego, CA, March 17 – 21, 2002).
  19. M. B. Ozer and T. J. Royston, “Optimal passive and hybrid control of vibration and sound radiation from linear and nonlinear PZT-based smart structures,” in Proceedings of SPIE 9th Annual International Symposium on Smart Structures and Materials – SPIE Vol. 4693, Paper No. 8 (San Diego, CA, March 17 – 21, 2002).
  20. T. Spohnholtz and T. J. Royston, “Post turbopump vibration testing of ceramic composite blisk,” in Proceedings of 26th Annual Conference on Composites, Materials, and Structures (Cocoa Beach, FL, January 28 – February 1, 2002).
  21. M. B. Ozer and T. J. Royston, “Modeling the effect of piezoceramic hysteresis in structural vibration control,” in Proceedings of SPIE 8th Annual International Symposium on Smart Structures and Materials – SPIE Vol. 4326, Paper No. 10 (Newport Beach, CA, March 4 – 8, 2001) 12 pages.
  22. H. Mansy, R. Sandler, T. Royston, and D. Jones, “Testing Sensors for Body Surface Vibration Measurement,” 21st International conference of IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (Atlanta GA, Oct 13-15, 1999).
  23. J. Barraza, D. Shu, T. Kuzay and T. J. Royston, “Vibratory Response Modeling and Verification of a High-Precision Optical Positioning System,” in Proceedings of SPIE Actuator Technology and Applications Conference, Optomechanical Engineering and Vibration Control – Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 3786 (Denver, CO, July 20, 1999) pp. 86 - 97.
  24. J. Barraza, D. Shu, T. Kuzay and T. J. Royston, “Vibratory response of a precision double-multi-layer monochromator positioning system using a generic modeling program with experimental verification,” in Proceedings of SPIE Actuator Technology and Applications Conference, Actuator Technology – Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 3429 (San Diego, CA, July, 1998).
  25. T. J. Royston and B. H. Houston, “Nonlinear Dynamic Behavior of a Piezoelectric 1-3 Composite,” in Proceedings of 16th International Congress on Acoustics and 135th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America (Seattle, WA, June, 1998) pp. 1755 – 6.
  26. I. Basdogan, T. J. Royston, A. A. Shabana, J. Barraza, D. Shu and T. M. Kuzay, “Analysis of High-Precision Positioning Systems For Vibration Stability at the Advanced Photon Source,” in Proceedings of the SPIE Actuator Technology and Applications Conference, Actuator Technology (San Diego, CA, 1997) pp. 2 – 14.
  27. S.-H. Lee and T. J. Royston, “Study of Air-borne, Fluid-borne and Structure-borne Noise Characteristics in a Hydraulic Power Application equipped with a Gear Pump,” in Proceedings of NOISE-CON 97,Institute of Noise Control Engineering (College Station, PA, 1997) pp. 47 – 52.
  28. I. Basdogan, T. J. Royston, A. A. Shabana, D. Shu and T. M. Kuzay, “Vibratory Response of a Mirror Support/Positioning System for the Advanced Photon Source Project at Argonne National Laboratory,” in Proceedings of the SPIE Actuator Technology and Applications Conference – Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 2865 (Denver, Co, 1996) Vol. 2865, pp. 2 – 14.
  29. T. J. Royston, “Shaped PVDF Sensors for Intelligent Measurement of Acoustic Pressure in Liquid-Filled Pipes,” Proceedings of NOISE-CON 94,Institute of Noise Control Engineering (Fort Lauderdale, FL, 1994) pp. 875 – 880 (one of five winners in national student paper contest sponsored by INCE).

Conference Abstracts and Extended Abstracts that were Presented

  1. Y. Liu, J. Zelenakova, K. Kai, R. Kleps, T. J. Royston, R. L. Magin, A. Larson, W. Li, "Assessment of the stiffness of intervertebral disk in rat model with Magnetic Resonance Elastography," Proceedings of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) 23rd Annual Meeting and Exhibition (Toronto, CA, May 30 – June 5, 2015) extended abstract & poster.
  2. Y. Liu, T. J. Royston, E. D. Lewandowski, "In vivo Cardiac MR Elastography on mouse," Proceedings of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) 23rd Annual Meeting and Exhibition (Toronto, CA, May 30 – June 5, 2015) extended abstract & poster.
  3. T. K. Yasar, Y. Liu, D. Klatt, R. L. Magin, T. J. Royston, "Optimal Motion Encoding Scheme for MR Elastography," Proceedings of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) 23rd Annual Meeting and Exhibition (Toronto, CA, May 30 – June 5, 2015) extended abstract & poster.
  4. S. P. Kearney, S. T. Brinker, D. A. Burns, T. J. Royston, D. Klatt, "SLIM-MRE without prolonged echo time for the simultaneous acquisition of the 3D displacement vector applied to in vivo mouse brain, "Proceedings of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) 23rd Annual Meeting and Exhibition (Toronto, CA, May 30 – June 5, 2015) extended abstract & poster.
  5. Yost G, Royston TJ, Bhat G. Acoustic Characterization of Left Ventricular Assist Device Function For Detection of Thrombus. 35th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation (Acropolis, Greece, April 15-18, 2015) abstract and poster.
  6. Yost G, Joseph CR, Royston TJ, Tatooles AJ, Pappas P, Bhat G. Heat Generation During In Vitro Operation of the HeartMate II Left Ventricular Assist Device. 35th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation (Acropolis, Greece, April 15-18, 2015) abstract and poster.
  7. T. J. Royston, Z. Dai, Y. Peng, S. Kearney, B. Henry, H. A. Mansy, R. A. Balk, R. H. Sandler, “The Audible Human Project: Modeling and Imaging Sound Transmission in the Lungs and How it is Affected by Injury and Disease,” World Biomechanics Conference (Boston, MA, July 6-10, 2014) abstract & presentation.
  8. Z Dai, Y Peng, HA Mansy, RH Sandler, TJ Royston. A Model of Lung Parenchyma Stress Relaxation Using Fractional Viscoelasticity. World Biomechanics Conference (Boston, MA, July 6-10, 2014) abstract & poster.
  9. Y. Peng, Z Dai, B Henry, HA Mansy, RH Sandler, TJ Royston. Modeling sound transmission through the porcine chest. World Biomechanics Conference (Boston, MA, July 6-10, 2014) abstract & poster.
  10. S. Brinker, S. Kearney, T. J. Royston, D. Klatt, “Effects of quasistatic internal pressure loads on a multi-layered pressure vessel phantom in MR Elastography,” 16th International Conference on Experimental Mechanics (Cambridge, UK, July 7-11, 2014) 2-page extended abstract.
  11. S Kearney, Z Dai, TJ Royston, “Wideband optical elastography of human skin using surface waves,” Frontiers in Elastography (Urbana, IL, June 2-3, 2014) abstract & poster.
  12. S Brinker, S Kearney, TJ Royston, D Klatt, “Assessing a pressure vessel phantom at different stress states with MR elastography,” Frontiers in Elastography (Urbana, IL, June 2-3, 2014) abstract & poster.
  13. Y Liu, TK Yasar, TJ Royston, “Wideband MR Elastography up to 16 kHz for Robust Shear Viscoelasticity Model Identification,” Frontiers in Elastography (Urbana, IL, June 2-3, 2014) abstract & poster.
  14. A Khan, M Wiertlewski, JE Colgate, TJ Royston, “Fingertip Elastography using Scanning Laser Doppler Vibrometry,” Frontiers in Elastography (Urbana, IL, June 2-3, 2014) abstract & poster.
  15. D Klatt, CL Johnson, TK Yasar, JL Holtrop, BP Sutton, TJ Royston, RL Magin, “Simultaneous Acquisition of the 3D Displacement Vector in Magnetic Resonance Elastography of the In Vivo Human Brain,” Proceedings of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) 22nd Annual Meeting and Exhibition (Milan, Italy, May 10-14, 2014) extended abstract & poster.
  16. AQ Ye, TK Yasar, A Khan, Z Yin, D Klatt, TJ Royston, RL Magin, “Application of SLIM-MRE on an in vivo murine model,” Proceedings of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) 22nd Annual Meeting and Exhibition (Milan, Italy, May 10-14, 2014) extended abstract & poster.
  17. T. K. Yasar, D. Klatt, R. L. Magin, T. J. Royston, “Selective spectral displacement projection for 3D multifrequency MRE,” Proceedings of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) 21st Annual Meeting and Exhibition (Salt Lake City, UT, April 20 – 26, 2013) extended abstract.
  18. D. Klatt, T. K. Yasar, T. J. Royston, R, J. Magin, "Introduction of Sample Interval Modulation for the Simultaneous Acquisition of 3D Displacement Data in MR Elastography"
  19. T. K. Yasar, D. Klatt, R. L. Magin, T. J. Royston, “Selective spectral displacement projection for 3D multifrequency MRE,” Proceedings of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) 21st Annual Meeting and Exhibition (Salt Lake City, UT, April 20 – 26, 2013).
  20. D. Klatt, T. K. Yasar, T. J. Royston, R. L. Magin, “Introduction of sample interval modulation for the simultaneous acquisition of 3D displacement data in MR elastography,” Proceedings of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) 21st Annual Meeting and Exhibition (Salt Lake City, UT, April 20 – 26, 2013).
  21. Y. Peng, Z. Dai, B. Henry, H. A. Mansy, T. J. Royston, “A comprehensive computational model of sound transmission through the porcine lung,” 166th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, (Dec. 2-6, 2013, San Francisco, CA) abstract.
  22. Y. Peng, Z. Dai, B. Henry, H. A. Mansy, R. H. Sandler, T. J. Royston, “Modeling and experimental validation of sound transmission in human torso, ” Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting, (Sep. 25-28, 2013, Seattle, WA) abstract.
  23. Y. Liu, T. K. Yasar, T. J. Royston, R. L. Magin, “A finite element simulation for wave propagation in magnetic resonance elastography,” BMES Annual Meeting (Atlanta, GA, October 24 – 27, 2012) extended abstract
  24. T. K. Yasar, T.J. Royston, R. L. Magin, "A comparison of mechanical wave measurement techniques to quantify soft tissue viscoelasticity up to 8 kHz: a phantom study of shear, Rayleigh and Lamb waves," 164th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America (Kansas City, MI, October 22 - 26, 2012) invited abstract.
  25. Y. Peng, Z. Dai, H. A. Mansy, T. J. Royston, “Poroviscoelastic modeling of mechanical wave motion in the lungs,” ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference (June 20 – 23, 2012, Fajardo, Puerto Rico) extended abstract.
  26. M Kotecha, Z Yin, TK Yasar, D Klatt, TJ Royston, RL Magin, “High Field Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy, Imaging and Elastography for Cartilage Tissue Engineering,” NIH Functional Imaging and Regenerative Medicine Workshop (May 31 – June 1, 2012, Gaithersburg, MD) poster.
  27. T. J. Royston, Z. Dai, Y. Peng, H. A. Mansy, “Fractional poroviscoelastic modeling of sound and vibration in the lungs,” 4th International Conference on Porous Media & Annual Meeting of the International Society for Porous Media (Purdue, West Lafayette, IN, May 14 – 16, 2012) abstract.
  28. T. K. Yasar, M. Kotecha, T. J. Royston, R. L. Magin, “High resolution MR Elastography to Monitor Engineered Cartilage Development in mm Size Alginate Beads,” ASME Applied Mechanics & Materials Conference (May 31 – June 2, 2011, in Chicago, IL) abstract.
  29. T. J. Royston, T. K. Yasar, R. L. Magin, “Geometric focusing of high frequency shear waves for noninvasive high resolution MR Elastography,” Proceedings of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) 19th Annual Meeting and Exhibition (Montreal, CA, May 7 – 13, 2011) extended abstract.
  30. Y. Liu, B. A. Martin, T. J. Royston, F. Loth, “A fluid structure interaction simulation of the cerebrospinal fluid, spinal cord, and spinal stenosis present in syringomylia,” Proceedings of the ASME 2010 Summer Bioengineering Conference, (Naples, FL, June 16 – 19, 2010) extended abstract.
  31. Z. Dai, Y. Peng, T. J. Royston, “Array measurement and imaging of sound transmission through the lungs,” Proceedings of the 159th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America (Baltimore, MD, April 19 – 23, 2010) abstract.
  32. F. C. Meral, T. J. Royston, R. L. Magin, “Rayleigh-Lamb wave propagation on a fractional order viscoelastic plate,” Proceedings of the 158th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America (San Antonio, TX, October 26 – 30, 2009) abstract.
  33. B. A. Martin, T. J. Royston, J. N. Oshinski, F. Loth, “Towards Non-invasive Assessment of the Elastic Properties of the Spinal Aqueduct,” Proceedings of the ASME 2009 Summer Bioengineering Conference, (Lake Tahoe, CA, June 17-21, 2009) extended abstract.
  34. B. A. Martin, F. Loth, T. J. Royston, “The Influence of Coughing on Cerebrospinal Fluid Pressure in an In Vitro Syringomyelia Model with Spinal Canal Stenosis,” Proceedings of the ASME 2009 Summer Bioengineering Conference, (Lake Tahoe, CA, June 17-21, 2009) extended abstract.
  35. B. A. Martin, R. Labuda, T. J. Royston, J. N. Oshinski, B. Iskandar, F. Loth, “Pathological biomechanics of cerebrospinal fluid pressure in syringomyelia: fluid structure interaction of an in vitro coaxial elastic tube system,” Proceedings of the ASME 2009 Summer Bioengineering Conference, (Lake Tahoe, CA, June 17-21, 2009) extended abstract.
  36. T. J. Royston, Z. Dai, M. Mazzucco, “The Audible Human Project: Modeling Subject-Specific Sound Transmission in the Lungs and Torso,” Proc. of ASME IMECE Track 2-3 Biomedical and Biotechnology Engineering: Vibration and Acoustics in Biomedical Applications (Boston, MA, Oct. 31 – Nov. 6, 2008) extended abstract.
  37. F. C. Meral, T. J. Royston, R. L. Magin, “Fractional order models for viscoelasticity of soft biological tissues,” Proc. of ASME IMECE Track 2-5 Biomedical and Biotechnology Engineering: Viscoelasticity of Biological Tissues (Boston, MA, Oct. 31 – Nov. 6, 2008) extended abstract.
  38. H. A. Mansy, T. J. Royston and R. H. Sandler, “A phantom for testing electronic stethoscopes,” First International Symposium on Audible Acoustics in Medicine and Physiology (Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, September 8 – 9, 2008) abstract and poster.
  39. Z. Dai and T. J. Royston, “Development and evaluation of computational and mechanical phantom models of lung and chest acoustics,” First International Symposium on Audible Acoustics in Medicine and Physiology (Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, September 8 – 9, 2008) abstract and poster.
  40. Smith DS, Loth F, Royston TJ, Shah HM, Fischer PF, Bassiouny HS, “Transition to turbulence in arteriovenous grafts,” in 5th International Bio-Fluid Symposium and Workshop (Pasadena, CA, March 28 -30, 2008) extended abstract.
  41. Oppegard SC, Smith D, Loth F, Royston TJ, McCormick SM, “Endothelial cell response to mechanical forces linked to arterio-venous graft intimal hyperplasia,” Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Fall meeting (September 26 – 29, 2007, in Los Angeles, CA) abstract and poster.
  42. McCormick S, Saini V, Royston TJ, “Synergistic effects of low intensity pulsed ultrasound and shear stress on nitric oxide,” 53rd Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society (February 11 – 14, 2007, in San Diego, CA) abstract and poster.
  43. Kalata W, Martin BA, Loth F, Royston TJ, Oshinski JN, Jerosch-Herold M, “Measurements of Pulse Wave Velocity in the Spinal Canal,” Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Fall meeting (October 11 – 14, 2006, in Chicago, Illinois) abstract.
  44. Smith DS, Lee SW, Grogan JK, Fischer PF, Royston TJ, Loth F, Bassiouny HS, “Vein wall vibration in arteriovenous grafts,” Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Fall meeting (October 11 – 14, 2006, in Chicago, Illinois) abstract.
  45. Masen E, Martin BA, Yazicioglu Y, Loth F, Royston TJ, Nicolaescu I, “Piezoelectric Sensor for Measurement of Pulse Wave Velocity,” Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Fall meeting (October 11 – 14, 2006, in Chicago, Illinois) abstract.
  46. Bryn A. Martin, W. Kalata, F. Loth, J. N. Oshinski, T. J. Royston, “Characterization of pressure wave transmission in a fluid filled syrinx,” Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Fall meeting (October 11 – 14, 2006, in Chicago, Illinois) abstract.
  47. Bryn A. Martin, J. Seil, F. Loth, S. McCormack, T. J. Royston, “Epithelial Cell Growth on Compliant Biomaterial (Nusil CF11),” Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Fall meeting (October 11 – 14, 2006, in Chicago, Illinois) abstract.
  48. Saini V, Yazicioglu Y, Demou ZN, Royston TJ, McCormick SM, “Interdependence of low intensity pulsed ultrasound and laminar shear stress effects on cell morphology and gene expression,” Proceedings of the 52nd Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society (March 19-22, 2006, in Chicago, Illinois) abstract.
  49. R. L. Magin, H. Xu, T. J. Royston and S. F. Othman, “MR Elastography at 11.74 T,” International Symposium on Biomedical Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Spectroscopy at Very High Fields, (Wurzburg, Germany, February, 2006) abstract.
  50. H. A. Mansy, S. J. Hoxie, W. H. Warren, R. A. Balk, D. Michalak, N. Gierut, T. J. Royston and R. H. Sandler, “Breath sound changes associated with pneumothorax,” in Proceedings of the 30th International Lung Sound Association Conference (Boston, MA, 10/6-7/2005) abstract.
  51. S. F. Othman, M. B. Ozer, H. Xu, T. J. Royston, R. L. Magin, “Radiation force of ultrasound as shear wave source in microscopic magnetic resonance elastography,” in Proceedings of the 150th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America (Minneapolis, Minnesota, October 17 – 21, 2005) abstract.
  52. B. A. Martin, W. Kalata, F. Loth, T.J. Royston, J.N. Oshinski, " Syringomyelia hydrodynamics: AN in vitro study based on in vivo measurements," ASAP Annual National Conference (Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 7/20-23, 2005) abstract.
  53. T. J. Royston, M. J. Carney, C. Preissner, J. Roxworthy, “Development of a composite material concert harp soundboard to match the structural acoustic performance of a wooden soundboard,” in Proceedings of the 149th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America (Vancouver, BC, Canada, May 16 – 20, 2005) invited abstract.
  54. T. Spohnholtz, T. J. Royston, Y. Yazicioglu, B. Martin, F. Loth, H. Bassiouny, “A multimode sonic & ultrasonic diagnostic imaging system with application to peripheral vascular characterization,” in Proceedings of the 149th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America (Vancouver, BC, Canada, May 16 – 20, 2005) abstract.
  55. Y. Yazicioglu, T. J. Royston, T. Spohnholtz, B. Martin, F. Loth, H. Bassiouny, “Coupled vibration and sound radiation from a fluid-filled and submerged or embedded vascular tube with internal turbulent flow due to a constriction,” in Proceedings of the 149th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America (Vancouver, BC, Canada, May 16 – 20, 2005) abstract.
  56. S. Acikgoz, T. J. Royston, M. B. Ozer, H. A. Mansy, R. H. Sandler, “Computational and experimental models for sound transmission in the pulmonary system and chest to aid in medical diagnosis,” in Proceedings of the 149th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America (Vancouver, BC, Canada, May 16 – 20, 2005) abstract.
  57. S. F. Othman, T. J. Royston, R. L. Magin, “Microscopic dynamic MR elastography,” in Proceedings of the 149th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America (Vancouver, BC, Canada, May 16 – 20, 2005) abstract.
  58. B. A. Matrin, F. Loth, W. Kalata, J. N. Oshinskii, T. J. Royston, “Experimental Syringomyelia Hydrodynamics: Potential Importance of Pressure Phase Relation on Syrinx Pathogenesis,” in Proceedings of the 3rd Annual Neural Hydrodynamics Symposium (Columbus, OH, May 12 – 14, 2005) abstract.
  59. Y. Yazicioglu, T. J. Royston, T. Spohnholtz, B. Martin, F. Loth, “Coupled vibration of a fluid-filled and submerged vascular tube with internal transitional/ turbulent flow due to a constriction,” in Proceedings of the 148th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America (San Diego, CA, 11/15-19, 2004) abstract.
  60. S. F. Othman, H. Xu, T. J. Royston and R. L. Magin, “Measuring the mechanical properties of small biological tissues using micromagnetic resonance elastography (mMRE),” 3rd International Conference on the Ultrasonic Measurement & Imaging of Tissue Elasticity (Cumbria, UK, 10/17-20, 2004) abstract.
  61. B. A. Martin, W. Kalata, J. Oshinski, T. J. Royston, and F. Loth, “Pressure and Hydrodynamic Flow Environment within the Subarachnoid Space,” 2nd Annual Symposium of Neural Hydrodynamics (Menlo Park, CA, 4/30-5/1, 2004) invited abstract.
  62. V. Saini, Y. Yazicioglu, T. J. Royston, and S. M. McCormick, “Effect of Vibro-Acoustic Stimuli and Shear Stress Alone and in Combination on Gene Expression,” Annual fall meeting of the Biomedical Engineering Society, (Nashville, TN, 10/1 – 4, 2003) abstract.
  63. C.-H. Yang, N. Gierut, Y. Yazicioglu, T. J. Royston, and S. M. McCormick, “The Effect of Low Frequency Vibration on Gene Expression in Smooth Muscle Cells,” Annual fall meeting of the Biomedical Engineering Society, (Nashville, TN, 10/1 – 4, 2003) abstract.
  64. H. A. Mansy, T. J. Royston, R. Balk and R. H. Sandler, “Acoustic detection of pneumothorax,” in Proceedings of 145th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, (Nashville, TN, 4/28 – 5/2, 2003) invited abstract.
  65. M. Carney and T. J. Royston, “Structural dynamics of concert harps with wooden and composite material soundboards,” in Proceedings of 145th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, (Nashville, TN, 4/28 – 5/2, 2003) abstract.
  66. T. J. Royston, Y. Yazicioglu and F. Loth, “Surface and subsurface response of a viscoelastic medium to subsurface distributed acoustic sources with application to medical diagnosis,” in Proceedings of 145th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, (Nashville, TN, 4/28 – 5/2, 2003) abstract.
  67. X. Zhang, T. J. Royston, H. A. Mansy and R. H. Sandler, “Modeling sound transmission and reflection in the pulmonary system and chest with application to diagnosis of a collapsed lung,” in Proceedings of 143rd Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, (Pittsburgh, PA, 6/3 – 6/7, 2002) abstract.
  68. Y. Yazicioglu, T. J. Royston and F. Loth, “Surface response of a viscoelastic medium to subsurface acoustic sources with application to medical diagnosis,” in Proceedings of 143rd Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, (Pittsburgh, PA, 6/3 – 6/7, 2002) abstract.
  69. M. B. Ozer and T. J. Royston, “Optimizing attenuationof sound radiation from a plate with passively-shunted nonlinear piezoceramic patches,” in Proceedings of 143rd Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, (Pittsburgh, PA, 6/3 – 6/7, 2002) abstract.
  70. F. Loth, T. J. Royston, P. F. Fischer and H. S. Bassiouny, “Transitional Flow at the Venous Anastomosis of an Arteriovenous Graft,” 14 U. S. National Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, (Blacksburg, VA, 6/23 – 28, 2002) invited abstract.
  71. C. Preissner and T. J. Royston, “Improvement of the Concert Harp Through the Application of Composites,” in Proceedings of 141st Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, (Chicago, IL, 6/4 – 6/8, 2001) abstract.
  72. Y. Yazicioglu, T. J. Royston and F. Loth, “Response on the surface of a viscoelastic medium due to subsurface acoustic sources with application to vascular medical diagnosis,” in Proceedings of 141st Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, (Chicago, IL, 6/4 – 6/8, 2001) abstract.
  73. X. Zhang, T. J. Royston, H. A. Mansy and R. H. Sandler, “Modeling sound transmission through the pulmonary system and chest with application to diagnosis of a collapsed lung,” in Proceedings of 141st Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, (Chicago, IL, 6/4 – 6/8, 2001) abstract.
  74. T.H. El-Bialy, R.L. Magin, C.A. Evans, L.A. Frizzell, A.M. Zaki, and T.J. Royston, “Ultrasound enhanced bone formation during mandibular osteodistraction in rabbits,” in Proceedings of 141st Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, (Chicago, IL, 6/4 – 6/8, 2001) abstract.
  75. T.H. El-Bialy, T.J. Royston and A. Sakata, “Evaluation of vibratory coherence as an alternative to radiography in assessing bone healing after osteo-distraction,” in Proceedings of 141st Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, (Chicago, IL, 6/4 – 6/8, 2001) abstract.
  76. T. J. Royston, S.-H. Lee and M. B. Ozer, “Hysteresis models for piezoceramic transducers,” Hysteresis, Metastability and Aftereffect 2000 (HMA-2000), (Chicago, IL, 8/28 – 30, 2000) abstract.
  77. X. Zhang, T. J. Royston, H. A. Mansy and R. H. Sandler, “Radiation impedance of a finite circular piston vibrating normal to an isotropic viscoelastic half-space with application to medical diagnosis,” in Proceedings of 139th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, (Atlanta, GA, 5/30 – 6/3, 2000) abstract.
  78. S.-H. Lee and T. J. Royston, “Impact of piezoceramic transducer hysteresis in the hybrid structural vibration control problem,” in Proceedings of 139th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, (Atlanta, GA, 5/30 – 6/3, 2000) abstract.
  79. H. A. Mansy, R. H. Sandler, and T. J. Royston, “Detection of Pneumoperitoneum in Dogs using broad-band Low-Frequency Vibro-Acoustic Waves,” in Proceedings of the World Conference on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering - FR-Ea303-05 (WC2000), (Chicago, IL, July 23 - 28, 2000) abstract.
  80. C. Preissner and T. J. Royston, “Simple nondestructive quantitization of specially orthotropic materials,” in Proceedings of 138th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, (Columbus, OH, 11/1 – 5, 1999) abstract.
  81. S.-H. Lee and T. J. Royston, “Modeling and compensation of hysteresis in piezoceramic actuators for vibration control,” in Proceedings of 138th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, (Columbus, OH, 11/1 – 5, 1999) abstract.
  82. T. J. Royston, H. A. Mansy and R. H. Sandler, “Excitation and response of surface waves on isotropic and nonisotropic viscoelastic half-spaces with application to medical diagnosis,” in Proceedings of 138th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, (Columbus, OH, 11/1 – 5, 1999) abstract.
  83. C. Preissner and T. J. Royston, “Vibro-Acoustic Properties of a Composite Harp Soundboard,” in Proceedings of 136th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America (Norfolk, VA, 1998) abstract.
  84. T. J. Royston and S.-H. Lee, “Reversible and Irreversible Electroelastic Nonlinearities in Piezoelectric Transducers and Their Effect on Vibratory Energy Transmission, Transduction and Dissipation,” in Proceedings of 136th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America (Norfolk, VA, 1998) abstract.
  85. T. J. Royston, W. A. Ellingson, and T. Spohnholtz, “In-Situ Nondestructive Detection of Joining Flaws in Cylindrical Ceramic Shapes Using an Acoustic Resonance Spectroscopy Technique,” in Proceedings of the 100th Annual Meeting and Exposition of the American Ceramic Society (Cincinnati, OH, 1998) abstract.
  86. T. J. Royston and R. Singh, “Vibratory Power Flow Through a Nonlinear Path into A Multi-Resonant Receiver”, in Proceedings of the Third Joint Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America and the Acoustical Society of Japan (Honolulu, HI, 1996) p. 2722 - abstract.

Technical Reports

  1. T. J. Royston, M. Bulent Ozer, Z. Koray Kusculuoglu, “Split mode technique for detection of flaws in underground steel and cast iron gas pipelines,” technical report submitted to Gas Technology Institute (confidential) (2005).
  2. T. J. Royston, “Modeling and Measurement of Nonlinear Dynamic Behavior in Piezoelectric Ceramics with Application to 1-3 Composite and Cymbal Actuators”, technical report of the Naval Research Laboratory, Physical Acoustics Branch (confidential) (1998).
  3. T. J. Royston, “Vibration Characteristics of An APS Lab Facility in Building 401”, Argonne National Laboratory, Light Source Notes, http://www.aps.anl.gov/techpub/lsnotes/ls263/ls263.html (1998).
  4. T. J. Royston, “Nonlinear Behavior of the 1-3 Composites and its Impact in Vibro-Acoustic Control. A Preliminary Study”, technical report of the Naval Research Laboratory, Physical Acoustics Branch (confidential) (1997).
  5. T. J. Royston, I. Basdogan, and J. Barraza, “Vibratory Response of an Optical Positioning Table for the Advanced Photon Source Project at Argonne National Laboratory”, technical report of the Argonne National Laboratory, Advanced Photon Source Division (1996).
  6. T. J. Royston, “Shaped PVDF Sensors for Measurement of Fluid Wave Propagation in Cylindrical Elastic Shells”, technical report of the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division (confidential) (1993).
  7. T. J. Royston, "A Comparative Study of Electro-Mechanical, Electro Hydraulic, and Electro-Pneumatic Actuation Systems", ASME Systems and Design Group Engineering Design Contest Technical Report (won first place in national student competition) (1993).

Student PhD Dissertations

  1. T. K. Yasar, Optimal Pulse Sequences for Magnetic Resonance Elastography, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2014.
  2. Z. Dai, The Audible Human Project: Modeling Sound Transmission in the Lungs and Torso, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2013
  3. F. Meral, Advancing MR-Based Elastography Through Improved Instrumentation, Resolution, and Materials Modeling, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2010.
  4. C. Preissner, A High-fidelity Harmonic Drive Model: Experiment, Simulation, and Application, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2009.
  5. S. Acikgoz, New Paradigms in Pulmonary Acoustics with Application to Diagnostics, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2007.
  6. Z. K. Kusculuoglu, New Finite Element Method Techniques in Modeling Smart Structures for Vibration Control Applications, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2005.
  7. T. W. Spohnholtz, A Multimode Sonic and Ultrasonic System for Acoustic and Geometric Imaging of Vascular Structures, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2005.
  8. Y. Yazicioglu, Vibro-Acoustic Radiation from a Fluid-Filled Cylindrical Shell with Internal Turbulent Flow Due to Constriction, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2005.
  9. M. B. Ozer, New Techniques in the Design, Analysis and Optimization of Linear and Non-Linear Smart Material Systems and Structures for Sound and Vibration Control, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2004.
  10. X. Zhang, New Acoustic Paradigms in Biological Tissues With Application to Diagnosis of Pulmonary Disorders, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2002.
  11. S.-H. Lee, Understanding and Finessing Nonlinearity in Electro-Mechanical Actuators Used for Intelligent Vibration Control, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2000.
  12. I. Basdogan, A Theoretical and Experimental Study of the Dynamic Response of High Precision Optical Positioning Systems, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1997.

Student MS Theses

  1. M. Iannitto, Assessing Fractional Models of Viscoelasticity through Analysis of Rayleigh Waves, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2011.
  2. Y. Liu, In Silico Investigation of the Fluid Structure Interaction in Spinal Cord and Subarachnoid Space, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2010.
  3. M. O. Bertazzi, Evaluating Fractional Models of Viscoelasticity for a Polymer Material, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2009.
  4. S. Lucotti, Design of Eddy Current Dampers for Aero Engine, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2009.
  5. J. Roxworthy, Development of a Carbon Fiber Composite Material Soundboard for a Grand Concert, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2009.
  6. M. Mazzucco, CT Image-based Subject Specific FE Model of the Ribcage for Simulating Chest Wall Vibro-Acoustic Dynamics, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2008.
  7. E. Bell-Masen, Pulse Wave Velocity Measurements with a Novel Piezoelectric Sensor, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2006.
  8. A. Sakata, Vibration transmission through the mandible as a means of noninvasive bone health assessment, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2005.
  9. K. Navarro-Castillo, Design of a MEMS-based wireless accelerometer and wireless interface for medical applications, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2004. (Co-advised with L. Saggere)
  10. M. J. Carney, Improving the soundboard of the Grand Concert Harp using engineered composite materials, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2003.
  11. S.-H. Kim, Modeling and measurement of surface waves on a viscoelastic medium with application to medical diagnosis, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2001.
  12. C. Preissner, Improvement of the concert harp through application of nondestructive evaluation and fiber composites, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2001.
  13. A. Gavali, Development and Application of Modeling and Simulation Algorithms for 6D Multibody Damped Vibrations, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2000.
  14. T. Spohnholtz, Development of Impact Resonant Spectroscopy for Characterizing Structural Engineering Ceramic Components, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1999.
  15. J. Barraza, Vibratory Response Modeling and Verification of a High-Precision Optical Positioning System, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1998.