Plenary Speakers

Yuri Bazilevs
Computational Fluid-Structure Interaction Technology and its Use in the Design of Cardiovascular Assist Devices
Department of Structural Engineering
University of California, San Diego, USA

Bob Carlyon
A Multi-technique Approach to Identifying and Mitigating the Limitations on Hearing by Cochlear Implant Users
Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit Cambridge, England

Marco-Domenico Caversaccio
Robotic Cochlear Implantation: A Reality
Head and Neck Surgery
University Hospital ENT Bern, Switzerland

G. A. Holzapfel

Modeling the Microstructure and Mechanics of Human Artery Walls
Institute of Biomechanics
Graz University of Technology, Austria

Johan H.M. Frijns
Department of ORL-HNS
Leiden University Medical Centre, The Netherlands


Anna Pandolfi
Modeling the Collagen Architecture of the Cornea
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Politecnico di Milano, Italy

Manuel Manrique Rodríguez
Biological Interaction between Inner Ear and Cochlear Implant
Department of Otolaryngology
University Hospital Navarra, Spain


Thomas Schmitz-Rode
Mini Bioreactor System for Patient-Specific Production of Small-Caliber Biohybrid Vascular Grafts
Department of Applied Medical Engineering
RWTH Aachen, Germany