Tuesday, April 10, 2:00-3:30
A.I. Johnson Great Room, McNamara Alumni Center
Organizer: Paul Iaizzo, University of Minnesota
Jazmín Aguado-Sierra, Senior PostDoc, Barcelona Supercomputing Center
"Multi-physics HPC Cardiovascular Simulations and Exascale Computing for Medical Device Testing"
Jazmín Aguado-Sierra obtained her Biomedical Engineering degree with Academic Excellence Award at the Universidad Iberoamericana, Mexico in 2000. She has working experience at a medical device spinoff in Mexico City. She obtained her PhD degree at Imperial College London, UK, at the Bioengineering Department under the supervision of Emeritus Professor Kim H. Parker. In 2008 she obtained a PostDoctoral position at the Cardiac Mechanics Research group of the University of California San Diego, under supervision of Prof. Andrew McCulloch, where she worked on electro-mechanic models of the heart until 2011. She is currently a Senior PostDoctoral Researcher part of the Biomechanics group at the Barcelona Supercomputing Center, where she develops multi-scale, multi-physics, high performance models of the cardiovascular system.
National Education Manager,
"3D Printing Building the Bridge between Industry and Academics in Healthcare"
Jesse Roitenberg has been the National Education Manager for Stratasys. for the past 3 years and working in the education segment at Stratasys for the past 10 years. He has a B.A. from the University of Minnesota and is a former math and science teacher. He has been involved in 3D Printing, Additive Manufacturing and Direct Digital Manufacturing for the past 12 years.
Related Cardiovascular Sessions:
Advances in Cardiovascular Medical Devices
Advances in Cardiovascular Structural Devices