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 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 an invited key speaker at the plenary session Personalized Medicine of the Sechenov International Biomedical Summit (SIBS 2018) held at I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University, May 2018. SIBS18

  • Peter Charlton and Jordi Alastruey were invited to presentat their latest research at the MEDIAN_MIC Cardiovascular Clinician and Academic Knowledge Exchange event organised by the NIHR Cardiovascular MedTech Co-operative and held at King's College London, April 2018.

  • Samuel Vennin successfully defended his PhD research at his viva on 28 March 2018. His thesis was titled Modelling the Relationship between Central Blood Pressure and Flow - with Applications for Non-Invasive Haemodynamic Measurement Technology. Congratulations to Sam!!!

  • Jordi Alastruey gave an invited presentation titled Arterial blood flow modelling using 1D/0D formulations at the 60th British Applied Mathematics Colloquium (BAMC 2018) held in the University of St Andrews, Scotland, March 2018.

  • Peter Charlton and Samuel Vennin presented their latest research at the "STEM for Britain" event held in the Houses of Parliament (London, UK) in March 2018.
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  • Recently, Jorge Mariscal-Harana and Samuel Vennin went from modelling the cardiovascular system to challenging their cardiovascular fitness. Jorge finished the Sevilla Marathon in February 2018 while Sam ran the Barcelona one in March 2018.
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  • Jordi Alastruey joined the Scientific Committee of the BioMedEng 18 conference, the UK’s largest gathering of Bioengineers, Biomedical Engineers and Medical Engineers in January 2018.

  • Jordi Alastruey joined the Programme Committee of the International Conference on Computational and Mathematical Biomedical Engineering, CMBE19 in December 2017.

  • Jorge Mariscal-Harana, Samuel Vennin and Jordi Alastruey attended the "ARTERY17" conference in Pisa, Italy, October 2017. Jorge gave an oral presentation and Sam presented a poster.
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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

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