Biomechanical analysis of head injury caused by a charge explosion under an armored vehicle

  • Monika Ratajczak University of Zielona Góra
  • Roman Fratczak Nobo Solutions S.A.
  • Grzegorz Sławinski Military University of Technology
  • Tadeusz Niezgoda Military University of Technology
  • Romuald Bedzinski University of Zielona Góra


In this study, the authors developed the numerical model of brain structure to assess brain injury of a person in military conditions. The numerical model aimed at analyzing changes in the mechanical parameters of brain structure in the conditions of rapid overload. The results of our investigation are intended to contribute to the explanation of the phenomena of degradation of brain structures among soldiers.


FEM, biomechanics of brain injury, combat conditions,


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How to Cite
RATAJCZAK, Monika et al. Biomechanical analysis of head injury caused by a charge explosion under an armored vehicle. Computer Assisted Methods in Engineering and Science, [S.l.], v. 24, n. 1, p. 3-15, sep. 2017. ISSN 2299-3649. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 26 jan. 2022. doi: