About Biomechanics


Biomechanics (ISSN 2673-7078) is an international, peer-reviewed, open access journal covering all aspects of biomechanics, which can be described as the application of principles and methods of mechanics to the quantitative study of biological problems. Its research scope ranges from whole organisms to systems and organs (including blood, body fluids, organs, and bones) within the human body as well as animals and plants.

Biomechanics publishes full research articles, reviews, and communications. Our aim is to encourage scientists to publish their experimental and theoretical results in as much detail as possible. Therefore, there is no restriction on the maximum length of papers. Full experimental details must be provided so that the results can be reproduced. Additionally, electronic files providing full details of the calculations and experimental procedures can be deposited as supplementary materials.


  • Motion and Sports Biomechanics, Posture and Gait Analysis;
  • Injury Biomechanics, Kinesiology and Rehabilitation;
  • Cardiovascular, Musculoskeletal and Orthopedic Biomechanics;
  • Tissue Biomechanics;
  • Implant (Medicine), Orthotics, and Prosthesis;
  • Computational Biomechanics;
  • Biomechanical Modelling;
  • Animal Locomotion.

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