Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/118588
Title: Numerical Study of Hemodynamics and Gas Transport in Arterioles
Authors: JU MEONGKEUN
Keywords: hemodynamics, microcirculation, gas transport, oxygen delivery, shear stress
Issue Date: 5-Aug-2014
Source: JU MEONGKEUN (2014-08-05). Numerical Study of Hemodynamics and Gas Transport in Arterioles. ScholarBank@NUS Repository.
Abstract: In this study, blood flow in small arteriole was investigated by using a new simulation technique that combines the hemodynamic model and gas transport model into a single numerical framework. In the previous numerical approaches for gas transport, blood is treated as a homogeneous continuum phase. This may present a serious limitation in gas transport models for microvessel flows due to the failure of these simulations to capture the effects of discrete red blood cell (RBC) motion on the hemodynamics which in term mediate the gas transport process. This study overcomes the identified limitation by including both discrete RBCs simulation and gas transport simulation in one frame work.
URI: http://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/118588
Appears in Collections:Ph.D Theses (Open)

Show full item record
Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormatAccess SettingsVersion 
JuM.pdf3.95 MBAdobe PDF

OPEN

NoneView/Download

Page view(s)

128
checked on Feb 16, 2018

Download(s)

100
checked on Feb 16, 2018

Google ScholarTM

Check


Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.