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Computational Hydrodynamics of Capsules and Biological Cells

1st Edition

Edited by Constantine Pozrikidis

CRC Press

327 pages

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Description

Spanning biological, mathematical, computational, and engineering sciences, computational biofluiddynamics addresses a diverse family of problems involving fluid flow inside and around living organisms, organs, tissue, biological cells, and other biological materials. Computational Hydrodynamics of Capsules and Biological Cells provides a comprehen

Table of Contents

Flow-Induced Deformation of Two-Dimensional Biconcave Capsules. Flow-Induced Deformation of Artificial Capsules. A High-Resolution Fast Boundary-Integral Method for Multiple Interacting Blood Cells. Simulating Microscopic Hemodynamics and Hemorheology with the Immersed-Boundary Lattice-Boltzmann Method. Front-Tracking Methods for Capsules, Vesicles, and Blood Cells. Dissipative Particle Dynamics Modeling of Red Blood Cells. Simulation of Red Blood Cell Motion in Microvessels and Bifurcations. Multiscale Modeling of Transport and Receptor-Mediated Adhesion of Platelets in the Bloodstream. Index.

About the Editor

C. Pozrikidis is a professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MAT003000
MATHEMATICS / Applied
MED009000
MEDICAL / Biotechnology
SCI055000
SCIENCE / Physics