Clare Canal-Guterl

Current Position

Associate Manager, Technical Writing • Edwards Lifesciences

Research Interests

  • Cartilage mechanics


  • B.S. Union College, 2001
  • M.S. Columbia University, Biomedical Engineering, 2003
  • M.Phil. Columbia University, Biomedical Engineering, 2006
  • Ph.D. Columbia University, Biomedical Engineering, 2009


Canal Guterl, C., Hung, C. T., and Ateshian, G. A., 2010. Electrostatic and non-electrostatic contributions of proteoglycans to the compressive equilibrium modulus of bovine articular cartilage. J Biomech 43, 1343-1350, PMCID: PMC2900255, PubMed.

Guterl, C. C., Gardner, T. R., Rajan, V., Ahmad, C. S., Hung, C. T., and Ateshian, G. A., 2009. Two-dimensional strain fields on the cross-section of the human patellofemoral joint under physiological loading. J Biomech 42, 1275-1281, PMCID: PMC2980285, PubMed.

Caligaris, M., Canal, C. E., Ahmad, C. S., Gardner, T. R., and Ateshian, G. A., 2009. Investigation of the frictional response of osteoarthritic human tibiofemoral joints and the potential beneficial tribological effect of healthy synovial fluid. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 17, 1327-1332, PMCID: PMC2753744, PubMed.

Ateshian, G. A., Rajan, V., Chahine, N. O., Canal, C. E., and Hung, C. T., 2009. Modeling the matrix of articular cartilage using a continuous fiber angular distribution predicts many observed phenomena. J Biomech Eng 131, 061003, PMCID: PMC2842192, PubMed.

Canal, C. E., Hung, C. T., and Ateshian, G. A., 2008. Two-dimensional strain fields on the cross-section of the bovine humeral head under contact loading. J Biomech 41, 3145-3151, PMCID: PMC2633100, PubMed.