The Bentil Group

Dimensions Newsletter: May 2019

Ling Zhang was featured on the cover of the Dimensions newsletter. Click here to read the full newsletter.

The Dimensions newsletter is published by the Department of Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering, 2043 Black Engineering, 2529 Union Drive, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011-2030;;

Preparation of the newsletter is by the Engineering College Relations,

Dr. Bentil discusses a ruptured diaphragm after running a shock tube experiment in her lab with Ph.D. Candidate, Ling Zhang. Dr. Bentil and her Soft Tissue and Biomaterial Mechanics lab, also known as The Bentil Group, utilizes the shock tube to conduct research that will increase our understanding of blast-induced traumatic brain injury (TBI) mechanisms.