Theoretical and computational tools for bio-fluids/fluid flows in medicine

  • Date:
  • Time: 11:00-14:00
  • Location: Advanced Imaging Centre, University of Leeds

We are pleased to invite you to attend the upcoming workshop in theoretical and computational tools for bio-fluids/fluid flows in medicine, the agenda is itemised below.

Theoretical and computational tools for bio-fluids/fluid flows in medicine

7th October 2019, Advanced Imaging Centre


11.00                     Participant introductions and purpose of the meeting

11.15                     Introduction to Leeds Institute for Fluid Dynamics – Prof Steve Tobias

Introduction to the Fluid Dynamics Centre for Doctoral Training – Prof Peter Jimack

11.25                     Current funding opportunities for bio-fluids – Prof Cath Noakes

11.35                     Ten minute talks focusing on different aspects of characterisation, modelling and analysis methods that could have application to biological flows

Prof Nik Kapur, Mechanical Engineering

Prof Mark Kelmanson, Mathematics

Dr Thomas Ranner, Computing

Dr Malenka Bissell, LICAMM

Prof Alex Frangi, Computing/LICAMM

Dr Amir Khan, Civil Engineering

12.35                     Lunch and networking

13.10                     Group discussions around challenge areas

14.00                     Wrap up and close

If you wish to attend please confirm by emailing us at, and please let us know if you have any suggestions for research challenge topics for the discussion. We are keen to shape the discussion around current issues and opportunities as a way of trying to establish ideas for projects, grant proposals and collaborations in this area.