• Dynamic Fluid Shear Stress Measurements on the Normal Aortic Valve Leaflet Using Laser Doppler Velocimetry 

      Tamilselvan, Gowthami (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-05-09)
      Aortic valve (AV) calcification is a major cause of mortality and morbidity. This disease involves the chronic inflammation of the AV leaflets and calcium deposition, resulting in valve stenosis and regurgitation. The exact ...
    • Osmotic Pressure of Microgel Suspensions 

      Markou, George Christos (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-05-08)
      Microgels are used in applications ranging from optics to medicine. Due to their ubiquity, a better understanding of their mechanical properties is desired. In these systems, the softness of individual constituents plays ...