David Fyhrie is a member of the faculty of Orthopaedic Surgery and Biomedical Engineering. His research interests include bone biomechanics; bone remodeling; cartilage mechanical properties; bone cell mechanobiology; fracture mechanics; and finite element modeling.
Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford CA 1986
B.S., Gonzaga University, Spokane WA 1977
M.S., Stanford University, Stanford CA 1978
American Society of Biomechanics
Biomedical Engineering Society
Orthopaedic Research Society
Select Recent Publications
Fyhrie DP, Christiansen BA. Bone Material Properties and Skeletal Fragility. Calcif Tissue Int. 2015 Sep;97(3):213-28.
Symons JE, Fyhrie DP, Hawkins DA, Upadhyaya SK, Stover SM. Modeling equine race surface vertical mechanical behaviors in a musculoskeletal modeling environment. J Biomech. 2015 Feb 26;48(4):566-72.
Fyhrie DP, Zauel R. Directional tortuosity as a predictor of modulus damage for vertebral cancellous bone. J Biomech Eng. 2015 Jan;137(1).
Amanatullah DF, Williams JC, Fyhrie DP, Tamurian RM. Torsional properties of distal femoral cortical defects. Orthopedics. 2014 Mar;37(3):158-62.
Hardisty MR, Kienle DF, Kuhl TL, Stover SM, Fyhrie DP. Strain-induced optical changes in demineralized bone. J Biomed Opt. 2014 Mar;19(3):35001.