Computational Fluid and Particle Dynamics in the Human Respiratory System [E-Book] / by Jiyuan Tu, Kiao Inthavong, Goodarz Ahmadi.
Tu, Jiyuan, (author)
Ahmadi, Goodarz, (author) / Inthavong, Kiao, (author)
1st ed. 2013.
Dordrecht : Springer, 2013
XVIII, 374 pages (online resource)
Biological and Medical Physics, Biomedical Engineering
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Table of Contents:
  • From the Contents: Computational Fluid Particle Dynamics (CFPD) - An Introduction: What is CFPD
  • The Human Respiratory System: Introduction
  • Anatomy of the respiratory system
  • Reconstruction of the Human Airways: Introduction
  • Medical image acquisition
  • Generation of Computational Mesh for CFPD Simulation: Introduction
  • Mesh types
  • Fundamentals of Fluid Dynamics: Introduction
  • Fluid dynamics and governing equations
  • Fundamentals of Particle Dynamics: Particle dynamics and mathematical models
  • Particle trajectory models
  • Continuum approach
  • Modelling of further particle physics
  • Basic Computational Methods: Introduction
  • Case studies in the human airways: Introduction
  • Modelling inhalation and heat transfer in the nasal cavity
  • Inhalation of toxic particles and the effects of particle morphology
  • Optimisation of nasal drug delivery
  • Advanced Topics and Future Trends: Moving and Deforming Mesh
  • Fluid-Structure Interaction.