Harry Hogan

Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Undergraduate Coordinator

Hogan, H.

Office: 102 ENPO
Phone: 979-845-1538
Email: hhogan@tamu.edu

Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests

Dr. Harry Hogan is associate professor and undergraduate coordinator in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Texas A&M University. His research focuses on bone biomechanics; musculoskeletal effects of unloading and exercise; rodent animal models, in vivo protocols, mechanical testing;bone tissue microstructure and mechanics; and orthopedic biomechanics.

Awards & Honors

  • Mervin and Annette Peters Advising Award, Texas A&M University President's Award, May 2007
  • ASME South Texas Section Claude L. Wilson Award, April 2006
  • ASME South Texas Section Meritorious Service Award, April 2005
  • Ruth and William Neely '52/Dow Chemical Faculty Fellow, 2004-2005, Texas A&M University College of Engineering
  • Peggy L. and Charles T. Brittan Teaching Award for Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, 2002
  • Orthopedics and Musculoskeletal Study Section Member, National Institutes of Health, 10/97-6/02


  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University
  • M.S., Biomedical Engineering, Louisiana Tech University
  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Louisiana Tech University

Selected Publications

Shirazi-Fard, Y., Kupke, J.S., Bloomfield, S.A., Hogan, H.A., "Discordant Recovery of Bone Mass and Mechanical Properties During Prolonged Recovery from Disuse," Bone, 52(1): 433-443, January 2013.

Swift, J.M., Swift, S.N., Nilsson, M.I., Hogan, H.A., Bouse, S.D., and Bloomfield, S.A., "Cancellous Bone Formation Response to Simulated Resistance Training During Disuse Is Blunted by Concurrent Alendronate Treatment," Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 26(9): 2140-2150, 2011, September.

Allen, M. R., Hogan, H.A, Hobbs, W.A., Koivuniemi, A.S., Koivuniemi, M.S., and Burr, D. B., "Raloxifene Enhances Material-Level Mechanical Properties of Femoral Cortical and Trabecular Bone," Endocrinology, 148: 3908-3913, Aug. 2007.

Allen, M. R., Hogan, H.A., Bloomfield. S.A., "Differential Bone and Muscle Recovery Following Hindlimb Unloading in Skeletally Mature Male Rats," J. of Musculoskeletal and Neuronal Interactions, 6(3):217-225, Sept. 2006.

Hogan, H. A., Ruhmann, S. P., and Sampson, H. W., "The Mechanical Properties of Cancellous Bone in the Proximal Tibia of Ovariectomized Rats," J. Bone and Mineral Research,15(2), 2000, 284-292.