The conference SIMBIO 2011, Simulation and Modeling of Biological Flows, will be held in September 21-23, 2011 at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium. The Conference is organized by Vrije Universiteit Brussel, the von Karman Institute and CEMAT-IST/UTL

The conference is sponsored by FWO

Conference Topics

  • cardiovascular system
  • hemodynamics
  • fluid and solute transport in bones
  • artificial blood pumps
  • flow in airways
  • aerosol flows
  • nanoparticle flows
  • phonation and speech production
  • Fluid-wall interaction in biological flows
  • biochemical transport and drug delivery
  • blood rheology
  • multiscale methods for vascular flows

Invited Speakers

  • Luca Formaggia, Politecnico di Milano
  • Jean-Frederic Gerbeau, INRIA Rocquencourt
  • Ching-Long Lin, Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, University of Iowa
  • Anne M. Robertson, Mechanical Engineering, University Pittsburgh

Important dates

Deadline submission 2 page abstract: Extended with 1 month to May 1, 2011

Notification of abstract acceptance: Extended with 1 month to June 1, 2011

Deadline submission full paper: August 1, 2011

Registration fees

Registration fees Before July 1, 2011 After July 1, 2011
Full registration 400 Euro 500 Euro
Students (*) 200 Euro 300 Euro
Conference dinner 75 Euro 75 Euro

Registration fee includes:
* Admission to meetings
* Conference proceedings (USB)
* Program book with abstracts
* Coffee breaks and lunches
* Welcome reception
* Conference dinner

(*) conference dinner not included
Confirmation of student identity required (letter from their professor)

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