Haemodynamic Modelling Research Group


We investigate blood flow in the cardiovascular system using clinical data and computational and experimental modelling.
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Our group is part of the Division of Imaging Sciences and Biomedical Engineering at King's College London. We are based in St Thomas's Hospital, a leading research centre in the heart of London.

Research summary

Recent News

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  • We have a new group member! Welcome to Weiwei Jin and good luck for your PhD!

  • Peter Charlton, Jorge Mariscal-Harana and Samuel Vennin attended the MEIMPEC2017 conference at Sandown Park Racecourse, September 2017. Jorge and Samuel used their oral presentation to present their latest research while Peter presented the results of his article for which he was awarded the Martin Black Prize for best paper in Physiological Measurement .

  • Jorge Mariscal-Harana presented his research on Estimation of patient-specific aortic blood pressure using 1-D blood flow modelling at the EuroMech Colloquium 595 in Lille, August 2017.

  • Jorge Mariscal-Harana and Samuel Vennin helped presenting the cardiovascular research happening in the Division at the Royal Society Summer Festival in July 2017. The Heart in your hands stand got a lot of interest throughout the week.

  • Samuel Vennin participated at the King’s BHF Centre of Research Excellence Postgraduate Symposium in May 2017. He gave the oral presentation titled "Identifying haemodynamic determinants of pulse pressure: an integrated numerical and physiological approach".

  • Peter Charlton successfully defended his PhD viva on 27 April 2017. Congratulations to Pete!!!

  • In April, Jorge Mariscal-Harana, Samuel Vennin and Jordi Alastruey presented their latest research at the 5th International Conference on Computational and Mathematical Biomedical Engineering, Pittsburgh, PA, USA. They all gave oral presentations and Jorge also presented a poster.

  • In April, Peter Charlton presented his research at the Science and Engineering Impact Showcase event at KCK.

  • In February we participated at the Cardiovascular HTC Open Day held at St Thomas' Hospital, London. The following posters were presented.

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Group leader: Jordi Alastruey

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Latest publications

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Contact us! Come visit us!

We are based in St Thomas' Hospital, close to the London Eye, Westminster Bridge, and Big Ben, right in the center of London:

St Thomas' Hospital,
Westminster Bridge Road,
SE1 7EH London, UK

Thank you! Funding bodies

Centre of Doctoral Training in Medical Imaging

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