# Corina Drapaca

### Assistant Professor, Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics

- W313 Millennium Science Complex PA 16802
- csd12@psu.edu
- 814-867-2313

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## Publication Tags

Brain Polymers Fractional Order Biomechanics Model Physics Compressing Constitutive Models Tissue Neurons Derivatives Constitutive Model Navier Stokes Equations Mechanical Properties Viscoelasticity Compaction Continuum Mechanics Constrictions Analytical Models Compression Aging Of Materials Pressure Gradient Potential Flow Microstructure Tensors## Most Recent Papers

#### Modeling Neuronal Electromechanics using Fractional Operators of Variable Order

Corina Drapaca,

#### An Entangled Brain?

Corina Drapaca, 2021, Preprint on p. 2

#### The impact of anomalous diffusion on action potentials in myelinated neurons

Corina S. Drapaca, 2021, Fractal and Fractional on p. 1-19

#### H(div) conforming methods for the rotation form of the incompressible fluid equations

Xi Chen, Corina Drapaca, 2020, Calcolo

#### A unified framework of continuous and discontinuous Galerkin methods for solving the incompressible Navier–Stokes equation

Xi Chen, Yuwen Li, Corina Drapaca, John Cimbala, 2020, Journal of Computational Physics

#### A non-local model of the propagation of action potentials in myelinated neurons

Corina S. Drapaca, Sahin Ozdemir, Elizabeth A. Proctor, 2020, Emerging Science Journal on p. 148-164

#### 'Mathematical Methods in Continuum Mechanics of Solids' by M. Kruzik and T. Roubíček

Corina Drapaca, 2019,

#### Variable-order fractional description of compression deformation of amorphous glassy polymers

Ruifan Meng, Deshun Yin, Corina Stefania Drapaca, 2019, Computational Mechanics on p. 163-171

#### A variable order fractional constitutive model of the viscoelastic behavior of polymers

Ruifan Meng, Deshun Yin, Corina Stefania Drapaca, 2019, International Journal of Non-Linear Mechanics on p. 171-177

#### Mathematical Modeling and Biomechanics of the Brain

Corina Drapaca, Sivabal Sivaloganathan, 2019,

## Most-Cited Papers

#### A fractional model of continuum mechanics

C. S. Drapaca, S. Sivaloganathan, 2012, Journal of Elasticity on p. 105-123

#### A nonlinear viscoelastic fractional derivative model of infant hydrocephalus

K. P. Wilkie, Corina Stefania Drapaca, S. Sivaloganathan, 2011, Applied Mathematics and Computation on p. 8693-8704

#### Variable-order fractional description of compression deformation of amorphous glassy polymers

Ruifan Meng, Deshun Yin, Corina Stefania Drapaca, 2019, Computational Mechanics on p. 163-171

#### Droplet squeezing through a narrow constriction

Zhifeng Zhang, Corina Drapaca, Xiaolin Chen, Jie Xu, 2017, Physics of Fluids on p. 9

#### A variable order fractional constitutive model of the viscoelastic behavior of polymers

Ruifan Meng, Deshun Yin, Corina Stefania Drapaca, 2019, International Journal of Non-Linear Mechanics on p. 171-177

#### Particle squeezing in narrow confinements

Zhifeng Zhang, Jie Xu, Corina Drapaca, 2018, Microfluidics and Nanofluidics

#### Aging impact on brain biomechanics with applications to hydrocephalus

K. P. Wilkie, Corina Stefania Drapaca, S. Sivaloganathan, 2012, Mathematical Medicine and Biology on p. 145-161

#### An electromechanical model of neuronal dynamics using Hamilton's principle

Corina S. Drapaca, 2015, Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience

#### Pressure of a viscous droplet squeezing through a short circular constriction: An analytical model

Zhifeng Zhang, Corina Drapaca, Dmitry Gritsenko, Jie Xu, 2018, Physics of Fluids

#### A combined level set/mesh warping algorithm for tracking brain and cerebrospinal fluid evolution in hydrocephalic patients

Jeonghyung Park, Suzanne M. Shontz, Corina S. Drapaca, 2013, on p. 107-141