Transport through Biological Media and Biomedical Applications


Keangin, P., Vafai, K., and Rattanadecho,P. "Electromagnetic Field Effects on Biological Materials" International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer , 65, 389-399, (2013)

Chung, S.,and Vafai, K. "Low-Density Lipoprotein Transport within a Multi-Layered Arterial Wall - Effect of the Atherosclerotic Plaque/Stenosis"Journal of Biomechanics , 46, doi:10.1016/j.biomech.2012.09.022, PP 574-585 (2013)

Hauser,M., and Vafai, K. "Analysis of Multidimensional Characteristics of Biofilms"International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer , 56, PP340-349 (2013)

Pannathai K., Vafai, K., Phrut S., and Pradit T. "Effects of Pressure on Arterial Failure"Journal of Biomechanics ,10.1016/j.jbiomech.2012.07.032 (2012)

Ahmed U., and Vafai, K., "Analysis of Biofilm Growth in the Presence of Osmotic Pressure and Temperature Effects"International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer ,55,PP5709-5721 (2012)

Chung, S., and Vafai, K., "Effect of the Fluid-Structure Interactions on Low-Density Lipoprotein within a Multi-Layered Arterial Wall"Journal of Biomechanics ,45, PP 371-381 (2012)

Shafahi, M., and Vafai, K.," Interfacial Interactions of Biomaterials in Water Decontamination Applications"Journal of Material Science, 10853-011-5417-8 (2011)

Mahjoob, S., and Vafai, K., "Analysis of Heat Transfer in Consecutive Variable Cross-Sectional Domains-Applications in Biological Media and Thermal Management, "ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, 133,011006- 011006-9 (2011)

Shafahi, M., Vafai, K," Human Eye Response to Thermal Disturbances, "ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, 133, 011009-1- 011009-7 (2011)

Khanafer, K. and Vafai, K"., Microcantilevers in Biomedical and Thermo/fluid Applications", Frontiers in Heat and Mass Transfer, 1, 023004 (2010)

Shafahi, M., Vafai, K," Synthesis of Biofilm Resistance Characteristics Against Antibiotics", International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 53, 2943-2950 (2010)

Mahjoob, S., and Vafai, K., "Analysis of Bioheat TransportThrough a Dual Layer Biological Media, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer " , 132, 031101 - 031101-14 (2010)

Mahjoob, S., and Vafai, K.," Analytical Characterization and Production of an Isothermal Surface for Biological and Electronic Applications", ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, 131, 052604 - 052604-12 (2009)

Mahjoob, S., and Vafai, K., "Analytical Characterization of Heat Transfer through Biological Media Incorporating Hyperthermia Treatment", International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 52, 1608618 (2009)

Shafahi, M. and Vafai, K., "Biofilm Affected Characteristics of Porous Structures" International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 52, 57481 (2009)

Khakpour, M., and Vafai, K., "A Comprehensive Analytical Solution of Macromolecular Transport within an Artery" International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 51, 2905–2913 (2008)

Mahjoob, S., Vafai, K., and Beer, N.R., "Rapid Microfluidic Thermal Cycler for Polymerase Chain Reaction Nucleic Acid Amplification" International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 51, 2109–2122 (2008)

Khakpour, M., and Vafai, K., "Critical Assessment of Arterial Transport Models" International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 51, 807–822 (2008)

Yang, N., and Vafai, K., "Low-Density Lipoprotein (LDL) Transport in an Artery – A Simplified Analytical Solution" International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 51, 497–505 (2008)

Khanafer, K. and Vafai, K., "The Role of Porous Media in Biomedical Engineering as Related to Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Drug Delivery", Heat and Mass Transfer, 42, 939-953 (2006)

Ai, L. and  Vafai K., "A Coupling Model for Macromolecule Transport in a Stenosed Arterial Wall", International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 49, 1568-1591 (2006)

Yang, N. and Vafai, K., "Modeling of Low Density Lipoprotein (LDL) Transport in the Artery- Effects of Hypertension", International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 49, 850-867 (2006)

Khanafer, K. and Vafai, K., "Geometrical and Flow Configurations for Enhanced Microcantilever Detection within a Fluidic Cell", International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 48, 2886-2895 (2005)

Ai, L., and Vafai, K.," An Investigation of Stokes' Second Problem for Non-Newtonian Fluids" Numerical Heat Transfer, Part  A, 47, 955-980 (2005)

K. Khanafer, A.-R A. Khaled and K. Vafai, "Spatial Optimization of an Array of Aligned Microcantilever Biosensors", Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 14, 1328-1336 (2004)

A.-R A. Khaled and K. Vafai, "Optimization Modeling of Analyte Adhesion Over an Inclined Microcantilever-Based Biosensors", Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 14, 1220-1229 (2004)

A.-R A. Khaled and K. Vafai, " Hydromagnetic Squeezed Flow and Heat Transfer Over a Sensor Surface", International Journal of Engineering Science, 42, 509-519 (2004)

Mo Yang, Xuan Zhang, Kambiz Vafai, and Cengiz Ozkan ,"High Sensitivity Piezoresistive Cantilever Design and Optimization for Analyte-Receptor Binding" Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 13, 864-872 (2003) 

Khaled, A.-R.A., Vafai, K., Yang, M., Zhang, X., and Ozkan, C.S.," Analysis, Control and Augmentation of Microcantilever Deflections in Bio-sensing Systems" Sensors and Actuators B 94, 103-115 (2003)

A.-R A. Khaled and K. Vafai.,"The Role of Porous Media on Modeling Flow and Heat Transfer in Biological Tissues" International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 46, 4989-5003 (2003)

Khanafer, K., Vafai, K. and Kangarlu, K.," Computational Modeling of Cerebral Diffusion-Application to Stroke Imaging" Magnetic Resonance Imaging, 21, 651-661 (2003) 

Khanafer, K., Vafai, K. and Kangarlu, K.," Water Diffusion in Biomedical Systems as Related to Magnetic Resonance Imaging" Magnetic Resonance Imaging, 21, 17-31 (2003)