Matthieu Chabanas


Most of my publications are available online on Google Scholar.

I have also been a reviewer for international journals and conferences such as Medical Image Analysis, Int J Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery, Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering, Mathematical and Computer Modelling of Dynamical Systems, …

Selected Publications


  • Planning acetabular fracture reduction using patient-specific multibody simulation of the hip. H Oliveri, M Boudissa, J Tonetti, Matthieu Chabanas. SPIE Medical Imaging, fev 2017.


  • Vessel-based brain-shift compensation using elastic registration driven by a patient-specific finite element model. F Morin, I Reinertsen, H Courtecuisse, O Palombi, B Munkvold, HK Bø, Y Payan, M Chabanas. To be presented in IPCAI’2016.

  • Chapter 7: Brain. F Morin, M Chabanas, H Courtecuisse, Y Payan. In Biomechanics of Living Organs: Hyperelastic Constitutive Laws for Finite Element Modeling, Elsevier. To appear in 2016.


  • Computer aided classification of acetabular fracture by fragment segmentation. M Boudissa, M Chabanas, J Tonetti. Revue de Chirurgie Orthopédique et Traumatologique 101 (7), S205-S206, 2015.

  • Rest shape computation for highly deformable model of the brain. F Morin, H Courtecuisse, M Chabanas, Y Payan. Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering, Vol. 18 Sup1, 2006-2007, 2015.

  • Virtual fracture reduction of the acetabulum using a rigid body biomechanical model. M Boudissa, H Oliveri, M Chabanas, J Tonetti. Surgetica, 2014.


  • Shaping by stiffening: a modeling study for lips. MA Nazari, P Perrier, M Chabanas, Y Payan. Motor Control 15 (1), 141-168, 2011.


  • Simulation of dynamic orofacial movements using a constitutive law varying with muscle activation. MA Nazari, P Perrier, M Chabanas, Y Payan. Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering 13 (4), 469-482, 2010.


  • Efficient 3D finite element modeling of a muscle-activated tongue. F Vogt, JE Lloyd, S Buchaillard, P Perrier, M Chabanas, Y Payan, SS Fels. Biomedical Simulation, 19-28, 2006.


  • Orbital and maxillofacial computer aided surgery: patient-specific finite element models to predict surgical outcomes. V Luboz, M Chabanas, P Swider, Y Payan. Computer methods in biomechanics and biomedical engineering 8 (4), 259-265, 2005.

  • Computer-aided planning for zygomatic bone reconstruction in maxillofacial traumatology. S Maubleu, C Marecaux, M Chabanas, Y Payan, F Boutault. Surgetica’2005: Computer-Aided Medical Interventions - tools and applications, 405-411, 2005.

  • Physically realistic interactive simulation for biological soft tissues. M Nesme, M Marchal, E Promayon, M Chabanas, Y Payan, F Faure Recent Research Developments in Biomechanics 2, 1-22, 2005.


  • Comparison of linear and non-linear soft tissue models with post-operative CT scan in maxillofacial surgery. M Chabanas, Y Payan, C Marécaux, P Swider, F Boutault. Medical Simulation, LNCS vol. 3078, 19-27, 2004.
    Best paper award!

  • Physical model language: Towards a unified representation for continuous and discrete models. M Chabanas, E Promayon. Medical Simulation, LNCS vol. 3078, 256-266, 2004.


  • Patient specific finite element model of the face soft tissues for computer-assisted maxillofacial surgery. M Chabanas, V Luboz, Y Payan. Medical Image Analysis 7(2), 131-152, 2003.


  • A 3D Finite Element model of the face for simulation in plastic and maxillo-facial surgery. M Chabanas, Y Payan. Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention - MICCAI’2000, 1068-1075, 2000.