Publications

2018

Thore M. Bücking, Pim J. van den Berg, Stavroula Balabani, Wiendelt Steenbergen, Paul C. Beard, Joanna Brunker, “Processing methods for photoacoustic Doppler flowmetry with a clinical ultrasound scanner,” J. Biomed. Opt. 23(2), 026009 (2018), doi: 10.1117/1.JBO.23.2.026009. 

Qiqing Chen, Andreas Passos, Stavroula Balabani, Alexandru Chivu, Shudong Zhao, Helena S. Azevedo, Peter Butler, Wenhui Song (2018),Semi-interpenetrating network hyaluronic acid microgel delivery systems in micro-flowJournal of Colloid and Interface Science 519 (2018) 174–185, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2018.02.049

Kaliviotis, E., Sherwood, J. M. and Balabani, S. (2018).Local viscosity distribution in bifurcating microfluidic blood flowsPhysics of Fluids 30, 030706 (2018); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.5011373.

2017

Kaliviotis, E., Passias, D., Sherwood, J. M. and Balabani, S. (2017). Red blood cell aggregate flux in a bifurcating microchannel, Medical Engineering and Physicsdoi.org/10.1016/j.medengphy.2017.04.007.

Kaliviotis, E., Sherwood, J. M. and Balabani, S. (2017). Partitioning of red blood cell aggregates in bifurcating microscale flows, Scientific Reports, 7:44563, DOI: 10.1038/srep44563.

Cagney, N. · Zhang, T. , Bransgrove, ·R., Allen, M. J. and Balabani, S. (2017). Effects of cell motility and morphology on the rheology of algae suspensions, JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYCOLOGY, doi:10.1007/s10811-016-1033-y.

2016

Cagney, N. T. and Balabani, S. (2016). Lagrangian structures and mixing in the wake of a streamwise oscillating cylinder. PHYSICS OF FLUIDS, 28, 045107. doi:10.1063/1.4945784

Cagney, N. and Balabani, S. (2016). Fluid forces acting on a cylinder undergoing streamwise vortex-induced vibrations. JOURNAL OF FLUIDS AND STRUCTURES, 62, 147-155. doi:10.1016/j.jfluidstructs.2016.01.007; Most downloaded paper in  in JFS in 2016.

Kaliviotis, E., Dusting, J., Sherwood, J. M. and Balabani, S. (2016). Quantifying local characteristics of velocity, aggregation and hematocrit of human erythrocytes in a microchannel flow. CLINICAL HEMORHEOLOGY AND MICROCIRCULATION, 63(2), 123-148. doi:10.3233/CH-151980

Agrawal, R., Sherwood, J., Chhablani, J., Ricchariya, A., Kim, S., Jones, P. H., Balabani, S., Shima, D. (2016). Red blood cells in retinal vascular disorders. BLOOD CELLS MOLECULES AND DISEASES, 56(1), 53-61. doi:10.1016/j.bcmd.2015.10.003

Koenig, C. S. and Balabani, S. (2016). Special Issue “Micro and Nano Flows 2014 (MNF2014) – Biomedical Stream“. MEDICAL ENGINEERING & PHYSICS, 38(1), 1. doi:10.1016/j.medengphy.2015.11.008

2015

Alimohammadi, M., Sherwood, J. M., Karimpour, M., Agu, O., Balabani, S. and Diaz-Zuccarini, V. (2015). Aortic dissection simulation models for clinical support: fluid-structure interaction vs. rigid wall models. BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING ONLINE, 14, 14:34. doi:10.1186/s12938-015-0032-6

Thomas, S. F., Rooks, P., Rudin, F., Cagney, N., Balabani, S., Atkinson, S., . . . Allen, M. J. (2015). Swirl flow bioreactor containing dendritic copper-containing alginate beads: A potential rapid method for the eradication of Escherichia coli from waste water streams. JOURNAL OF WATER PROCESS ENGINEERING, 5, 6-14. doi:10.1016/j.jwpe.2014.10.010

Ma, S., Huck, W. T. S. and Balabani, S. (2015). Deformation of double emulsions under conditions of flow cytometry hydrodynamic focusing. LAB ON A CHIP, 15(22), 4291-4301. doi:10.1039/c5lc00693g

Alimohammadi, M., Pichardo-Almarza, C., Di Tomaso, G., Balabani, S., Agu, O., & Diaz-Zuccarini, V. (2015). Predicting atherosclerotic plaque location in an iliac bifurcation using a hybrid CFD/biomechanical approach. LECTURE NOTES IN COMPUTER SCIENCE (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), 9044, 594-606.

Ma, S., Sherwood, J. M., Huck, W. T. S. and Balabani, S. (2015). The microenvironment of double emulsions in rectangular microchannels. LAB ON A CHIP, 15(10), 2327-2334. doi:10.1039/c5lc00346f

2014

Cagney, N. and Balabani, S. (2014). Streamwise vortex-induced vibrations of cylinders with one and two degrees-of-freedom. JOURNAL OF FLUID MECHANICS, 758, 702-727. doi:10.1017/jfm.2014.521

Sherwood, J. M., Holmes, D., Kaliviotis, E. and Balabani, S. (2014). Spatial Distributions of red blood cells significantly alter local haemodynamics. PLOS ONE, 9(6). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0100473

Alimohammadi., M., Bhattacharya., Seshadhri, S., Penrose, J., Agu, O., Balabani, S., & Diaz, V. A. (2014). Evaluation of the hemodynamic effectiveness of aortic dissection treatments via virtual stenting. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ARTIFICIAL ORGANS. doi:10.5301/ijao.5000310

Sherwood, J. M., Kaliviotis, E., Dusting, J. and Balabani, S. (2014). Hematocrit, viscosity and velocity distributions of aggregating and non-aggregating blood in a bifurcating microchannel. BIOMECHANICS AND MODELING IN MECHANOBIOLOGY, 13(2), 259-273. doi:10.1007/s10237-012-0449-9

Ma, S., Sherwood, J. M., Huck, W. T. S. and Balabani, S. (2014). On the flow topology inside droplets moving in rectangular microchannels. LAB ON A CHIP, 14(18), 3611-3620. doi:10.1039/c4lc00671b

Alimohammadi, M., Agu, O., Balabani, S. and Díaz-Zuccarini, V. (2014). Development of a patient-specific simulation tool to analyse aortic dissections: assessment of mixed patient-specific flow and pressure boundary conditions.. MEDICAL ENGINEERING & PHYSICS, 36(3), 275-284. doi:10.1016/j.medengphy.2013.11.003

2013

Cagney, N. and Balabani, S. (2013). Mode competition in streamwise-only vortex induced vibrations. JOURNAL OF FLUIDS AND STRUCTURES, 41, 156-165. doi:10.1016/j.jfluidstructs.2013.02.009

Cagney, N. and Balabani, S. (2013). On multiple manifestations of the second response branch in streamwise vortex-induced vibrations. PHYSICS OF FLUIDS, 25, 075110, doi:10.1063/1.4816293

Cagney, N. and Balabani, S. (2013). Wake modes of a cylinder undergoing free streamwise vortex-induced vibrations. JOURNAL OF FLUIDS AND STRUCTURES, 38, 127-145. doi:10.1016/j.jfluidstructs.2012.12.004; Top25 Hottest article in 2013:

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2012-

Sherwood, J. M., Dusting, J., Kaliviotis, E. and Balabani, S. (2012). The effect of red blood cell aggregation on velocity and cell-depleted layer characteristics of blood in a bifurcating microchannel. BIOMICROFLUIDICS, 6, 024119 doi:10.1063/1.4717755.

Kaliviotis, E., Dusting, J. and Balabani, S. (2011). Spatial variation of blood viscosity: Modelling using shear fields measured by a m PIV based technique. MEDICAL ENGINEERING & PHYSICS, 33(7), 824-831. doi:10.1016/j.medengphy.2010.09.004

Webster, G. T., Dusting, J., Balabani, S. and Blanch, E. W. (2011). Detecting the early onset of shear-induced fibril formation of insulin in situ. JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY B, 115(11), 2617-2626. doi:10.1021/jp110367t

Imomoh, E., Dusting, J. and Balabani, S. (2010). On the quasiperiodic state in a moderate aspect ratio Taylor-Couette flow. PHYSICS OF FLUIDS, 22, 044103. doi:10.1063/1.3407665

Ashton, L., Dusting, J., Imomoh, E., Balabani, S. and Blanch, E. W. (2010). Susceptibility of different proteins to flow-induced conformational changes monitored with Raman Spectroscopy. BIOPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 98(4), 707-714. doi:10.1016/bpj.2009.10.010

Dusting, J., Kaliviotis, E., Balabani, S. and Yianneskis, M. (2009). Coupled human erythrocyte velocity field and aggregation measurements at physiological haematocrit levels. JOURNAL OF BIOMECHANICS, 42(10), 1438-1443. doi:10.1016/j.jbiomech.2009.04.004

Dusting, J. and Balabani, S. (2009). Mixing in a Taylor-Couette reactor in the non-wavy flow regime. CHEMICAL ENGINEERING SCIENCE, 64(13), 3103-3111. doi:10.1016/j.ces.2009.03.046

Ashton, L., Dusting, J., Imomoh, E., Balabani, S. and Blanch, E. W. (2009). Shear-induced unfolding of lysozyme monitored in situ. BIOPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 96(10), 4231-4236. doi:10.1016/j.bpj.2009.02.024