Prof Julia Shelton
BA(Cantab) PhD(Lond)


Research Group Members

Current PhD Projects

Thesis Title
Taper Junctions in modular total hip arthroplasty

Past PhD Projects

Thesis TitleYear
Multiplex bio-mechanics analysis for tracing the robust differentiation of stem cells at single-cell level2022
The effects of cobalt and chromium ions and nanoparticles on macrophage and fibroblast behaviour2018
Wear and corrosion testing of modular hip prostheses2018
Development of Materials and Joining Technologies for Rapid Bone Fracture Healing2017
Complex mechanical conditioning of cell-seeded constructs can influence chondrocyte activity2015
Accelerated wear protocols for understanding clinical wear in modern hip prostheses2014
Influence of coatings on ion release from large diameter metal-on-metal hip bearings2012
The Impact and Deformation of Press-Fit Metal Acetablular Components2012
The influence of test parameters and surface modifications on the wear of total hip replacements2011
The Influence of Microstructure on the Mechanical Behaviours of Tendons2010
In vitro wear of metal-on-metal hip replacements: a multifactorial problem.2008
Temporal regulation of tenocyte metabolism in strained fascicles2008
The inflammatory response to particulate wear debris in the context of total hip replacements2007
A new modified injectable brushite-based calcium phosphate bone cement2006
Characterisation of wear particles generated during accelerated testing of total hip replacements2005
The contribution of structural components to tendon mechanics.2003
Accelerated wear testing methodologies for total hip replacements.2002
The influence of tensile strain on fibroblasts in culture.2002
Characterization of femoral prostheses using refined holographic interferometric techniques2000
Biaxial fatigue of titanium-6 aluminium-4 vara for total hip replacements1999
Use of biomaterial particulates in bone repair.1999
Mechanical characterisation of bone with laser speckle photography1996
Holographic interferometry in the biomechanical analysis of loading patterns in the human femur1992