The host institutions for the VPH-CaSE projects, along with the titles of the Individual Research Project to be developed in each of the institutions.

The University of Sheffield (USFD)

IRP 1: Optical characterisation of dynamic strains in soft tissue

IRP2: Towards a Complex Flow Standard for Diagnostic Imaging

Supervisors: Dr Andrew Narracott and Dr John Fenner

The University of Sheffield website.

Technische Universiteit Eindhoven (TU/e)

IRP3: Experimental assessment of heart condition evaluation in LVAD-supported patients

IRP4: 3D Modelling of Cardiac Contraction in LVAD-supported patients

Supervisor: Dr Marcel Rutten

Technische Universiteit Eindhoven website.

University College London (UCL)

IRP5: Development of Physiologically Based Cardiac Contraction 3D Mode

IRP6: Pre & Post Operative In-Silico Planning for Aortic Dissections

Supervisor: Dr Vanessa Diaz

University College London website.

Politecnico di Milano (POLIMI)

IRP7: Patient-specific modelling of bifurcation stenting procedures for interventional planning

IRP8: Multi-physics and multi-scale modelling of devices for CardioPulmonary Bypass

Supervisors: Professor Francesco Migliavacca and Professor Giancarlo Pennati

Politecnico di Milano website.

Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS)

IRP9: Diagnosis of cardiovascular pathologies by 3D vector motion estimation using Tranverse Oscillations – Ultrasound

IRP10: Cardiac modelling for the study and following of reversible/irreversible myocardial injuries

Supervisors: Professor Herve Liebgott and Professor Patrick Clarysse

Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique website.


IRP11: Tuning of boundary conditions parameters for hemodynamics simulation using patient data

Supervisors: Cemil Goksu and Professor Rod Hose (USFD)

Therenva website.

Leeds Test Objects (LTO)

IRP12: Development of a Complex Flow Phantom for Diagnostic Imaging

Supervisors: Adrian Walker and Dr John Fenner (USFD)

Leeds Test Objects website.


IRP13: Reduced order modelling toolkit applied to hemodynamics for interventional and surgery

Supervisors: Michel Rochette and Professor Gabriele Dubini (POLIMI)

ANSYS website.

LifeTec Group (LTG)

IRP14: Myocardial Physiology in Isolated Cardiac Tissues

Supervisors: Dr Marco Stijnen and Professor Bas de Mol (UvA)

LifeTec Group website.

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