Professor Peter Pivonka

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Faculty of Engineering,
School of Mech., Medical & Process Engineering


Personal details

Positions

Professor and Chair of Biomedical Engineering and Spinal Disorders
Faculty of Engineering,
School of Mech., Medical & Process Engineering

Keywords

biomechanics, mechanobiology, bone adaptation, multiscale modeling, tissue engineering, finite element analysis, bone remodeling, osteoporosis, bone fracture

Discipline

Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Materials Engineering

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Qualifications

  • PhD in Engineering Sciences (Civil Engineering) (Vienna Technical University)

Professional memberships and associations




2014-
Member
Australian New Zealand Society of Biomechanics (ANZSB)


2011-
Member
European Society of Biomechanics (ESB)


2011
Member
International Bone and Mineral Research Society (IBMS)


2011-
Member
Australian and New Zealand Industrial and Applied Mathematics Society (ANZIAM), Mathematical Biology


2011-2015
Member
European Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST); Materials, Physics and Nanosciences: from Nano to Macro Biomaterials (NAMABIO)


2009-
Member
National Institute of Health (NIH) - Multiscale Modelling in Tissue Mechanics


2008-
Member
Australian and New Zealand Orthopaedic Research Society (ANZORS)







2006-2016
Member
Australian and New Zealand Bone and Mineral Society (ANZBMS)


2005-
Member
American Society for Civil Engineers (ASCE)


Experience

Selected publications

QUT ePrints

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Supervision

Current supervisions

  • Comparison of shoulder anatomy and rotator cuff pathology using 3T vs 7T MR Images
    MPhil, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Professor Cameron Brown

Supervision topics