Un modello matematico del tessuto muscolare

Translated title of the contribution: [Autom. eng. transl.] A mathematical model of muscle tissue

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After a brief introduction of the Continuum Mechanics of Solids, some models of a muscle, which is a transversely isotropic material, are considered. A feature of this material is to produce not only a passive stress, analogous to ordinary materials, but also an active stress, needed to produce power: the main mathematical tool used to describe this phenomenon will be introduced. These kind of models could help understanding some pathologies due to ageing, like the sarcopenia, which consists in a loss of muscle mass and muscle performance.
Translated title of the contribution[Autom. eng. transl.] A mathematical model of muscle tissue
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)239-249
Number of pages11
VolumeVol. 8
Publication statusPublished - 2023


  • Attivazione muscolare
  • elasticità


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