Francisco J. Tovar-Lopez

Francisco J. Tovar-Lopez received a B. Eng. degree in mechanical engineering from the National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico, in 2004, and a Ph.D. in biomedical engineering from RMIT University, Melbourne, VIC, Australia, in 2011. He has experience working internationally as a mechanical engineer in the biomedical industry. He is currently a postdoctoral fellow at the Microplatforms Research Group, Platform Technologies Research Institute, RMIT University. His research interests include fluid mechanics, biomechanics, microfabrication, transport phenomena, and microrheology.

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Nonlinear Dynamic Modelling of Platelet Aggregation via Microfluidic Devices
Miguel E. Combariza, Xinghuo Yu, Warwick S. Nesbitt, Arnan Mitchell, and Francisco J. Tovar-Lopez, RMIT University, Australia, Volume 62, Issue 7, Page: 1718-1727 The development of blood clots at sites of atherosclerotic plaque rupture -arterial thrombosis- remains a major cause of patient death... Read more