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"Find a passion in life, but keep the balance. I think our greatest contribution is to train our students" 

Research profile

Cees Oomens is full professor in Biomechanics of Soft Tissues at the department of Biomedical Engineering (research group Soft Tissue Engineering and Mechanobiology). Currently his research is focused on damage and adaptation of soft biological tissues. A hierarchical approach is used, ranging from studies on cultured cells, tissue engineered constructs of muscle and skin, in-vivo animal studies and human studies. Theoretical models include convective and diffusive transport processes in deforming structures, and the interaction with growth, synthesis and damage development. A major application field is a study on the etiology of pressure ulcers. The goals are to develop an objective method to identify patients at risk of developing a pressure ulcer, and to develop techniques for early detection of deep tissue injury. Other application fields are the interaction of skin with devices for personal care and trans-epidermal drug delivery. 

Academic background

Cees Oomens received his MSc in Physics in 1979 from Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e, the Netherlands). In 1985, he obtained his PhD at the University of Twente on a study on the mechanical behavior of skin. He returned to Eindhoven to become assistant professor, and in 1990 he was appointed associate professor. From September 2009 until 2011, he was president of the European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel, which in 2015 presented him its Experienced Investigator Award. That same year, Cees Oomens was appointed as full professor of Biomechanics of Soft Tissues at the department of Biomedical Engineering at TU/e. Since September 2017, he is vice-dean of the department of Biomedical Engineering.

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Tissue Engineering en materiaalwetenschappen
Pressure Ulcer Medicijnen en Levenswetenschappen
Heart Valves Medicijnen en Levenswetenschappen
Skin Medicijnen en Levenswetenschappen
Muscle Engineering en materiaalwetenschappen
Wounds and Injuries Medicijnen en Levenswetenschappen
Muscles Medicijnen en Levenswetenschappen
Stress Fibers Medicijnen en Levenswetenschappen

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Onderzoeksoutput 1983 2019

3 Citaties (Scopus)
19 Downloads (Pure)

Investigating the influence of intermittent and continuous mechanical loading on skin through non-invasive sampling of IL-1α

Soetens, J. F. J., Worsley, P. R., Bader, D. L. & Oomens, C. W. J., 1 feb 2019, In : Journal of Tissue Viability. 28, 1, blz. 1-6 6 blz.

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Bestand
Interleukin-1
Skin
Pressure Ulcer
Sacrum
Sebum
18 Downloads (Pure)

Magnetic resonance elastography of skeletal muscle deep tissue injury

Nelissen, J. L., Sinkus, R., Nicolay, K., Nederveen, A. J., Oomens, C. W. J. & Strijkers, G. J., jun 2019, In : NMR in Biomedicine. 32, 6, 12 blz., e4087.

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Open Access
Bestand
Elasticity Imaging Techniques
Magnetic resonance
Muscle
Skeletal Muscle
Elastic moduli
2 Citaties (Scopus)
19 Downloads (Pure)

Myoglobin and troponin concentrations are increased in early stage deep tissue injury

Traa, W. A., Strijkers, G. J., Bader, D. L. & Oomens, C. W. J., 1 apr 2019, In : Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials. 92, blz. 50-57 8 blz.

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Bestand
Troponin
Myoglobin
Blood
Tissue
Biomarkers
7 Downloads (Pure)

The expression of anaerobic metabolites in sweat and sebum from human skin subjected to intermittent and continuous mechanical loading

Soetens, J. F. J., Worsley, P. R., Herniman, J. M., Langley, G. J., Bader, D. L. & Oomens, C. W. J., nov 2019, In : Journal of Tissue Viability. 28, 4, blz. 186-193 8 blz.

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Open Access
Bestand
Sebum
Sweat
Pressure Ulcer
Skin
Pyruvic Acid
2 Downloads (Pure)

There is an individual tolerance to mechanical loading in compression induced deep tissue injury

Traa, W. A., van Turnhout, M. C., Nelissen, J. L., Strijkers, G. J., Bader, D. L. & Oomens, C. W. J., 1 mrt 2019, In : Clinical Biomechanics. 63, blz. 153-160 8 blz.

Onderzoeksoutput: Bijdrage aan tijdschriftTijdschriftartikelAcademicpeer review

Pressure Ulcer
Wounds and Injuries
Edema
Muscles

Activiteiten 1993 1993

  • 2 Aangemelde presentatie

ASME winter annual meeting (WAM) New Orleans, Louisiana, November 28 - December 3, 1993

C.W.J. Oomens (Spreker)
28 nov 1993

Activiteit: Types gesprekken of presentatiesAangemelde presentatieWetenschappelijk

Invited lecture, Minisymposium: Ineractie tussen experimentele en numerieke methoden, V.U. Brussel

C.W.J. Oomens (Spreker)
22 jan 1993

Activiteit: Types gesprekken of presentatiesAangemelde presentatieWetenschappelijk

Cursussen

Biomechanica

1/09/13 → …

Cursus

Numerieke analyse van continua

1/09/13 → …

Cursus

Pers/media

-Eindhoven University of Technology: Detecting pressure ulcers in sweat and sebum

Cees W.J. Oomens

18/06/19

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Pers / media: Vakinhoudelijk commentaar

Detecting pressure ulcers in sweat and sebum

Cees W.J. Oomens

17/06/19

1 item van Media-aandacht

Pers / media: Vakinhoudelijk commentaar

Investor AB : ROHO Inc Presents Tissue Injury Research During Seating Symposium Seminar

Cees W.J. Oomens

11/08/16

1 item van Media-aandacht

Pers / media: Vakinhoudelijk commentaar

Scriptie

A 2-D finite element model of a muscle cell in agarose gel-matrix

Auteur: Tran, N. H., 29 feb 2000

Begeleider: Baaijens, F. (Afstudeerdocent 1), Oomens, C. (Afstudeerdocent 2), Bouten, C. (Afstudeerdocent 2) & Breuls, R. (Afstudeerdocent 2)

Scriptie/masterproef: Master

A 3-D finite element model of the tibialis anterior muscle of a rat: a contribution to pressure sores research

Auteur: Breuls, R., 31 mrt 1998

Begeleider: Janssen, J. (Afstudeerdocent 1), Oomens, C. (Afstudeerdocent 2), Bosboom, E. (Afstudeerdocent 2) & Bouten, C. (Afstudeerdocent 2)

Scriptie/masterproef: Master

A 3-D structural skin model: development and implementation

Auteur: Feron, R., 30 sep 1993

Begeleider: Starmans, F. (Afstudeerdocent 1), Douven, L. (Afstudeerdocent 2), Oomens, C. (Afstudeerdocent 2) & Janssen, J. (Afstudeerdocent 2)

Scriptie/masterproef: Master

A biomechanical view on atrial fibrillation: feasibility of stretch-activated ectopic beats in the left atrium

Auteur: Meiburg, R., 30 apr 2016

Begeleider: Bovendeerd, P. (Afstudeerdocent 1), Dekker, L. (Afstudeerdocent 2), Oomens, C. (Afstudeerdocent 2) & van de Vosse, F. (Afstudeerdocent 2)

Scriptie/masterproef: Master