Dr William Ronan

BE, PhD

Contact Details

Lecturer Below The Bar
MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING
NUI GALWAY

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E: WILLIAM.RONAN@nuigalway.ie
 
researcher

Biography

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
(2016) 'Modelling the degradation and elastic properties of poly (lactic-co-glycolic acid) films and regular open-cell tissue engineering scaffolds'
Shirazi, Reyhaneh Neghabat and Ronan, William and Rochev, Yury and McHugh, Peter (2016) 'Modelling the degradation and elastic properties of poly (lactic-co-glycolic acid) films and regular open-cell tissue engineering scaffolds'. Journal of the mechanical behavior of biomedical materials, 54 :48-59 [Details]
(2015) 'Cooperative contractility: The role of stress fibres in the regulation of cell-cell junctions'
Ronan, William and McMeeking, Robert M and Chen, Christopher S and McGarry, J Patrick and Deshpande, Vikram S (2015) 'Cooperative contractility: The role of stress fibres in the regulation of cell-cell junctions'. Journal of biomechanics, 48 (3):520-528 [Details]
(2015) 'A thermodynamically motivated model for stress-fiber reorganization'
Vigliotti, A and Ronan, W and Baaijens, FPT and Deshpande, VS (2015) 'A thermodynamically motivated model for stress-fiber reorganization'. Biomechanics and modeling in mechanobiology, :1-29 [Details]
(2014) 'Cellular contractility and substrate elasticity: a numerical investigation of the actin cytoskeleton and cell adhesion'
Ronan, William and Deshpande, Vikram S and McMeeking, Robert M and McGarry, J Patrick (2014) 'Cellular contractility and substrate elasticity: a numerical investigation of the actin cytoskeleton and cell adhesion'. Biomechanics and modeling in mechanobiology, 13 (2):417-435 [Details]
(2014) 'On the role of the actin cytoskeleton and nucleus in the biomechanical response of spread cells'
Reynolds, Noel H and Ronan, W and Dowling, Enda P and Owens, P and McMeeking, Robert M and McGarry, J Patrick (2014) 'On the role of the actin cytoskeleton and nucleus in the biomechanical response of spread cells'. Biomaterials, 35 (13):4015-4025 [Details]
(2013) 'Simulation of the Mechanical Response of Cells on Micropost Substrates'
Ronan, William and Pathak, Amit and Deshpande, Vikram S and McMeeking, Robert M and McGarry, J Patrick (2013) 'Simulation of the Mechanical Response of Cells on Micropost Substrates'. Journal of biomechanical engineering, 135 (10) [Details]
(2013) 'Experimental and computational investigation of the role of stress fiber contractility in the resistance of osteoblasts to compression'
Weafer, PP and Ronan, W and Jarvis, SP and McGarry, JP (2013) 'Experimental and computational investigation of the role of stress fiber contractility in the resistance of osteoblasts to compression'. Bulletin of mathematical biology, 75 (8):1284-1303 [Details]
(2013) 'Computational investigation of in situ chondrocyte deformation and actin cytoskeleton remodelling under physiological loading'
Dowling, Enda P and Ronan, William and McGarry, J Patrick (2013) 'Computational investigation of in situ chondrocyte deformation and actin cytoskeleton remodelling under physiological loading'. Acta biomaterialia, 9 (4):5943-5955 [Details]
(2012) 'The effect of remodelling and contractility of the actin cytoskeleton on the shear resistance of single cells: a computational and experimental investigation'
Dowling, Enda P and Ronan, William and Ofek, Gidon and Deshpande, Vikram S and McMeeking, Robert M and Athanasiou, Kyriacos A and McGarry, J Patrick (2012) 'The effect of remodelling and contractility of the actin cytoskeleton on the shear resistance of single cells: a computational and experimental investigation'. Journal of The Royal Society Interface, 9 (77):3469-3479 [Details]
(2012) 'Numerical investigation of the active role of the actin cytoskeleton in the compression resistance of cells'
Ronan, William and Deshpande, Vikram S and McMeeking, Robert M and McGarry, J Patrick (2012) 'Numerical investigation of the active role of the actin cytoskeleton in the compression resistance of cells'. Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 14 :143-157 [Details]
(2012) 'Stability enhancement of an atomic force microscope for long-term force measurement including cantilever modification for whole cell deformation'
Weafer, PP and McGarry, JP and van Es, MH and Kilpatrick, JI and Ronan, W and Nolan, DR and Jarvis, SP (2012) 'Stability enhancement of an atomic force microscope for long-term force measurement including cantilever modification for whole cell deformation'. Review of Scientific Instruments, 83 (9) [Details]