Charles Taylor from HeartFlow Visit Wed. 7th November


Dr Charles Taylor will make a short visit on Wed. 7th Nov., starting with a short tour of the Maths and Statistics department at 11.30am, followed by lunch in the Western Infirmary lecture Theatre (WILT) foyer, his seminar talk at 1pm in the WILT is entitled  “Noninvasive assessment of the functional significance of coronary heart disease using CT and computational fluid dynamics”

Dr. Charles A. Taylor, Ph.D. co-founded HeartFlow, Inc. and serves as its Chief Technology Officer and Director. Dr. Taylor was an Associate Professor in the Department of Bioengineering and Surgery at Stanford University with courtesy faculty appointments in the Departments of Mechanical Engineering and Radiology. He is internationally recognized for the development of computer modeling and imaging techniques for cardiovascular disease research, device design and treatment planning. He received his B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering, M.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering and M.S. degree in Mathematics from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University.

First published: 1 November 2018