New phenomenological viscoelastic model for active and passive skeletal muscle

David Corr, Michael Starr, Ray Vanderby, Thomas Best

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A new phenomenological viscoelastic model capable of describing the stimulated and passive behavior of skeletal muscle is presented. The model is comprised of a linear dashpot in series with a parallel arrangement of a linear spring and a second-order, non-linear spring.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)S-50
JournalAnnals of biomedical engineering
Issue numberSUPPL. 1
StatePublished - 2000
Externally publishedYes
Event2000 Annual Fall Meeting of the Biomedical Engineering Society - Washington, WA, USA
Duration: Oct 12 2000Oct 14 2000

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biomedical Engineering

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