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Brent Lievers

Brent Lievers

Associate Professor, Bharti School of Engineering & Computat
Bharti School of Engineering and Computation
Science, Engineering and Architecture
F-217B, Science Building


  • PhD, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
  • M. Eng, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • B. Eng, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

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ENGR 1017-01 and -02: Computer Aided Design (CAD)

ENGR 4595: Mechanical Engineering Design Project


2018 to present

  • Bennison MBM, Pilkey AK, Lievers WB. Evaluating a theoretical and an empirical model of “side effects” in cancellous bone. Med Eng Phys. (accepted).
  • Goggins KA, Chadefaux D, Tarabini M, Arsenault M, Lievers WB, Eger T. Four degree-of-freedom lumped parameter model of the foot-ankle system exposed to vertical vibration from 10 to 60 Hz with varying centre of pressure conditions. Ergonomics. (in press). doi: 10.1080/00140139.2021.1891298
  • Bennison MBM, Pilkey AK, Lievers WB. Misalignment error in cancellous bone apparent elastic modulus depends on bone volume fraction and degree of anisotropy. J Biomech Eng. 2021;143(2):021005. doi: 10.1115/1.4047679
  • Hogue M, Fairgrieve SI, Lievers WB. Stabbing angle alters peak force and work during sharp force trauma of porcine ribs. Forensic Sci Int. 2020;314:110373. doi: 10.1016/j.forsciint.2020.110373
  • Goggins KA, Oddson BE, Lievers WB, Eger TR. Anatomical locations for capturing magnitude differences in foot-transmitted vibration exposure, determined using multiple correspondence analysis. Theor Issues Ergonomic Sci. 2020;21(5):562-576. doi: 10.1080/1463922X.2020.1731623
  • Gaudet JR, Lievers WB, Fairgrieve SI. Development and commissioning of an instrumented pneumatic device to simulate blunt- and sharp-force trauma. Forensic Sci Int. 2020;307:110123. doi:10.1016/j.forsciint.2019.110123
  • Lievers WB, Goggins KA, Adamic P. Epidemiology of foot injuries using National Collegiate Athletic Association data from the 2009-2010 through 2014-2015 seasons. J Athl Train. 2020;55(2):181-187. doi:10.4085/1062-6050-560-18
  • Goggins KA, Tarabini M, Lievers WB, Eger TR. Standing centre of pressure alters the vibration transmissibility response of the foot. Ergonomics. 2019;62(9):1202-1213. doi:10.1080/00140139.2019.1626490
  • Goggins KA, Tarabini M, Lievers WB, Eger TR. Biomechanical response of the human foot when standing in a natural position while exposed to vertical vibration from 10-200Hz. Ergonomics. 2019;62(5):644-656. doi:10.1080/00140139.2018.1559362
  • Morton JJ, Bennison M, Lievers WB, Waldman SD, Pilkey AK. Failure behaviour of rat vertebrae determined through simultaneous compression testing and micro-CT imaging. J Mech Behav Biomed Mater. 2018;79:73-82. doi:10.1016/j.mbbm/2017.11.021
  • LeClair B, O'Connor PJ, Podrucky S, Lievers WB. Measuring the mass and center of gravity of helmet systems for underground workers. Int. J. Indust. Ergon. 2018;64:23-30. doi:10.1016/j.ergon.2017.10.001