Haemodynamic Modelling Research Group


We investigate blood flow in the cardiovascular system using clinical data and modelling (computational and experimental).
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Our group is part of the School of Biomedical Engineering & Imaging Sciences 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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  • Jordi Alastruey was invited to give a seminar at the Institute of Numerical Mathematics, Russian Academy of Sciences, Oct 2018. His seminar was titled Arterial blood flow modelling and analysis using reduced-order models.

  • Phil Chowienczyk delivered the prestigious McDonald Lecture at ARTERY18, GuimarĂ£es, Portugal, 18-20 October 2018. His lecture, The haemodynamic genesis of hypertension, focused on the latest development in our understanding of what causes hypertension. Ye Li, Peter Charlton, Sam Vennin, Jorge Mariscal-Harana and Weiwei Jin all presented posters.

  • Jordi Alastruey was a trainer at the ENIUS Training School Computational Approaches to Ureteric Stent Design, Oxford 11-12 September 2018. Weiwei Jin and Jorge Mariscal received grants to attend the school as trainees.

  • Congratulations to Peter Charlton who was awarded the Early Career Researcher Award at the BioMed18 Conference!

  • The Haemod Research Group attended the BioMed18 Conference at Imperial College London. Jordi Alastruey chaired the workshop Reduced Order Modelling and Pulse Wave Analysis, Peter Charlton and Jorge Aramburu gave oral presentations, and Samuel Vennin, Jorge Mariscal-Harana and Weiwei Jin presented posters.
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  • Jordi Alastruey, Peter Charlton, Jorge Mariscal-Harana and Weiwei Jin presented their work at the "8th World Congress of Biomechanics" in Dublin, from 8 to 12 July 2018. Jordi gave a keynote lecture on Subject-specific arterial blood flow modelling. Pete gave a presentation on Modelling arterial pulse wave propagation during healthy ageing. Pete, Jorge and Weiwei presented the posters below.

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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

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