Section: Overall Objectives
The purpose of Numed is to develop new numerical methods and tools to simulate and parametrize complex systems arising in biology and medicine. Numed focuses on two axes:
This covers several aims: design of models of propagation taking into account the microscopic phenomena and starting from small scale description, importance of mechanics in the growth of tissue, peculiarities of tumor tissues.
and two main axes of applications
Stroke is one of the major disease in developed countries. Its modeling is very challenging and rich, involving imagery, cell death modeling, apoptosis, energy issues, inflammation, free radicals, anatomy, ...
Thema 1 may be split in three objectives.