Summer school:  Computational Tissue Biomechanics -  From data acquisition to FEM modelling
August 18th to 23th, 2024
KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden

👉 see the  course program

👉 registration and payment at Axaco Air
Note:  As long as the “𝐋𝐞𝐜𝐭𝐮𝐫𝐞𝐬 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐇𝐚𝐧𝐝𝐬-𝐨𝐧 𝐥𝐚𝐛𝐨𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐨𝐫𝐲 𝐬𝐞𝐚𝐭”-𝐨𝐩𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 at Axaco Air can be selected, not all of the 60 laboratory seats are yet taken.   

Aisling Ni Annaidh, University College Dublin, Ireland
David Marlevi, Karolinska Institute, Sweden 
Gerard A. Ateshian, Columbia University, US 
Hanna Isaksson, Lund University, Sweden
Marco Viceconti, University of Bologna, Italy
Svein Kleiven, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
T.Christian Gasser, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
Vikram S. Deshpande, Cambridge University, UK

Laboratory Instructors
Marta Alloisio, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
Andrii Grytsan, COMSOL, Stockholm, Sweden 

Lectures (24 hours)
     Continuum biomechanics and FEM (Gasser)
     Conservation laws (Deshpande)
     Constitutive modelling (Ateshian)
     Clinical imaging modalities (Marlevi)
     Bone tissue (Viceconti)
     Ligament/tendon/articular cartilage (Isaksson)
     Cardiovascular tissue (Gasser)
     Skin (Annaidh)
     Brain (Kleiven)

Ask the experts sessions (7 hours)

Hands-on laboratory (8 hours; in groups of at most 12 students)
     In-vitro experimental tissue characterization including DIC measurements 
     Linear and non-linear FEM modelling 

Social program
    Boat tour through Stockholm archipelago (August 18th)
    Guided tour through the Nobel Prize Museum 
    Guided tour through KTH main campus 
    Dinner (August 22nd)
    Pub night (August 23rd)
Registration fees (excluding tax)
    Lectures: 250€ (before May 1st, 2024)    |   290€ (after May 1st, 2024)
    Hands-on laboratory: 160€ (before May 1st, 2024)    |   180€ (after May 1st, 2024)
    Dinner: 90

👉The registration fee (including tax) is to be paid up front and through Axaco Event SystemAn 85% refund will be granted when the written cancellation request is sent to and received not later than July 18th 2024, thereafter no refund will be granted. 
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