• Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering
  • Undergraduate Coordinator
Harry Hogan

Educational Background

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

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

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.