Research Group

Bolcos Paul Octavian
Ph.D. Student

Junior Researcher

Biomechanics of knee joint, cartilage biomechanics

Personal information

  • Phone: +40742 077 529
  • Room: Me/331
  • Email: paul.bolcos [at] (please fix the address before mailing!)

  • Current research interests: Computational modeling; Biomechanics of soft tissues; Solid mechanics; Mechanical characterization

  • Education:
    • MSc Science and Bioengineernig, Tampere University of Technology, Finland, 2015.
    • BSc Electronics and Telecommunications, Romania, 2012.

  • Language proficiency:
    • Romanian, native language
    • English, fluent
    • German, advanced

  • Skills:
    • Abaqus, Comsol Multiphysics, Solidworks, Matlab, OrCAD, LabVIEW

  • Awards:

  • Hobbies: Snowboarding, Skiing, Biking, Volleyball, Basketball, Traveling, Photography


(full papers, conference proceedings)
  1. Wirdatmadja S, Moltchanov D, Bolcos P, Valiaho J, Kreutzer J, Kallio P, Koucheryavy Y. Data rate performance of dropelt microfluidic communication system, Proceedings of the Second Annual International Conference on Nanoscale Computing and Communication

  2. P. Bolcos, M.E. Mononen, A. Mohammadi , M. Tanaka, M. Samaan, X. Li, R. Souza, J.S. Jurvelin, J.Töyräs, R.K. Korhonen, Comparison between kinetic and kinetic-kinematic driven knee joint models, 23rd Congress of the European Society of Biomechanics

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