Acoustic Emission Sensing: Diagnosis of total hip replacement implant
Project Team Leader
Dr. Geoff Rodgers (Mech Eng, University of Canterbury)
Prof Gary Hooper (Univ of Otago Christchurch)
Dr. Tim Woodfield (Univ of Otago Christchurch)
Associate Professor Thor Besier (Auckland Bioengineering Institute)
Associate Professor David Budgett (Auckland Bioengineering Institute)
New wireless acoustic measurement device to support orthopaedic surgeons diagnose implant condition and assess impending fractures.