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Modeling the Heart and the Circulatory System

Editors: Quarteroni, Alfio (Ed.)

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  • Provides a complete path from clinical data treatment, to set-up of partial differential equations, their numerical solution and clinical validation
  • Provides complete heart modeling
  • Introduces reduced order models for multi-query analysis of patient specific simulations
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The book comprises contributions by some of the most respected scientists in the field of mathematical modeling and numerical simulation of the human cardiocirculatory system. The contributions cover a wide range of topics, from the preprocessing of clinical data to the development of mathematical equations, their numerical solution, and both in-vivo and in-vitro validation. They discuss the flow in the systemic arterial tree and the complex electro-fluid-mechanical coupling in the human heart. Many examples of patient-specific simulations are presented. This book is addressed to all scientists interested in the mathematical modeling and numerical simulation of the human cardiocirculatory system.

About the authors

Prof. Alfio Quarteroni, Professor of Modelling and Scientific Computing at the School of Mathematics of EPFL, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne (Switzerland) and Director of the Mathematics Institute of Computational Science and Engineering (MATHICSE) at EPFL, Lausanne (Switzerland).

Table of contents (9 chapters)

Table of contents (9 chapters)
  • Cardiac Arrhythmias: Mechanistic Knowledge and Innovation from Computer Models

    Pages 1-27

    Trayanova, Natalia A. (et al.)

  • Discrete Mechanical Modeling of Mechanoelectrical Feedback in Cardiac Tissue: Novel Mechanisms of Spiral Wave Initiation

    Pages 29-50

    Weise, Louis D. (et al.)

  • Multiscale Modelling of Cardiac Perfusion

    Pages 51-96

    Lee, Jack (et al.)

  • Using Image-based CFD to Investigate the Intracardiac Turbulence

    Pages 97-117

    Chnafa, Christophe (et al.)

  • Multiscale Modeling of Sickle Cell Anemia

    Pages 119-156

    Lei, Huan (et al.)

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eBook $84.99
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Hardcover $109.99
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Softcover $109.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Modeling the Heart and the Circulatory System
Editors
  • Alfio Quarteroni
Series Title
MS&A
Series Volume
14
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-05230-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-05230-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-05229-8
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-35845-1
Series ISSN
2037-5255
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 238
Number of Illustrations
58 illustrations in colour
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