Computational and experimental biomechanical analysis of the cardiovascular system
The Cardiovascular Biomechanics group performs research in the field of computational and experimental biomechanical analysis of the cardiovascular system. Aim is to develop computational models, experimental techniques, and medical devices for clinical diagnosis, decision support, and intervention.Read more
Meet some of our Researchers
Frans van de Vosse
Marc van Sambeek
Blood in Motion
Cardiovascular diseases, disorders, and events, such as coronary artery disease, aneurysms, stroke, and thrombosis occur at specific regions...
Heart at Work
Possibilities to obtain information from the patient heart have grown strongly with the development of new imaging modalities such as...
Vessels under Stress
The formation of aneurysms, atherosclerotic plaques, and other vascular disorders are reflected in an alteration of the morphological and...
The Cardiovascular Biomechanics group provides courses and projects in the bachelor's and master's program.
Furthermore, there are always sufficient projects for students to work on in the research group.
Our most recent peer reviewed publications
On the relationship between dynamic contrast-enhanced ultrasound parameters and the underlying vascular architecture extracted from acoustic angiographyUltrasound in Medicine and Biology (2019)
The influence of model order reduction on the computed fractional flow reserve using parameterized coronary geometriesJournal of Biomechanics (2019)
RegressionExplorerIEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (2019)
Initial scaffold thickness affects the emergence of a geometrical and mechanical equilibrium in engineered cardiovascular tissuesJournal of Royal Society Interface (2018)
Fractional flow reserve and quality-of-life improvement after percutaneous coronary intervention in patients with stable coronary artery diseaseCirculation (2018)
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