Expanded Programme 27th September

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Friday 27th September

KELVIN LECTURE THEATRE: Organ Modelling and Simulation

Time Speaker Title
10:15 Rudy Lapeer
(Invited Speaker)
Modelling the biomechanics of physiological and assisted childbirth
10:35 Jazmin Aguado-Sierra The effect of gender and endocardial detail on anatomically normal human heart electrophysiology
10:50 Raymond Padmos Connecting Arterial Blood Flow to Tissue Perfusion for In Silico Trials of Acute Ischaemic Stroke
11:05 Yun Bing A novel multi-scale, multi-compartment model of oxygen transport – Towards in-silico clinical trials in the entire human brain
11:20 Xinshan Li
(Invited Speaker)
A finite element investigation of the positioning of Arabin® cerclage pessary in the prevention of spontaneous preterm birth
11:40 End of Session
12:00 LUNCH

TURING LECTURE THEATRE: Multiscale Modelling

Time Speaker Title
10:15 Gábor Zavodszky
(Invited Speaker)
Coupling scheme for a high-performance multiscale blood flow simulation workflow
10:35 Sanjay Kharche In Silico Assessment of Cardio-protection by Therapeutic Hypothermia
10:50 Hector Martinez-Navarro HPC simulations for in-silico drug testing in humans: therapeutic strategies in acute myocardial ischemia
11:05 Sanjay Kharche Is insulating border necessary for human sinoatrial node spontaneous activity?
11:20 Dwight Nissley and Frederick Streiitz
(Invited Speakers)
Multiscale Modeling of RAS on Cellular Membranes
11:40 End of Session
12:00 LUNCH

WATSON WATT ROOM: Cloud & High Performance Computing

Time Speaker Title
10:15 Vikram Saletore
(Invited Speaker)
Deep Learning Training and Inference for Medical Imaging on Intel® Xeon® Processor Based Supercomputers
10:35 Craig Lucas The POP Centre of Excellence – Improving Parallel Codes
10:50 Christos Kotsalos Digital Blood in Massively Parallel CPU/GPU Systems for the Study of Platelets deposition
11:05 Phil Tooley Parallelising Image Registration and the HPC Porting Journey
11:20 Narges Zarrabi Secure Processing of Sensitive Data on shared HPC systems
11:35 Andy Grant
(Invited Speaker
Integrating HPC and Deep Learning in converged workflows
12:00 LUNCH

KELVIN LECTURE THEATRE: Role of Theory of Modelling and Simulation

Time Speaker Title
13:00 Michael Dustin
(Invited Speaker)
An agent-based model for investigation of immunological synapse patterns
13:20 Benjamin Czaja Accurate, Precise and Reliable Binding Affinity Predictions for G Protein Coupled Receptors
13:40 Fouad Husseini Simulation and experimental evidence for the decrease of platelet margination with an increase of stiffened red blood cells in flow
13:55 Tom McLeish
(Invited Speaker)
The Noisy Physics of Protein Signalling: Global Low Frequency Protein Motions in Allosteric Binding
14:15 Panel Discussion
15:00 REFRESHMENTS

TURING LECTURE THEATRE:Machine Learning applications in Oncology followed by Immunology

Time Speaker Title
13:00 Georgia Tourassi
(Invited Speaker)
Artificial Intelligence Solutions to Modernize Cancer Surveillance and Optimize Population-Level Cancer Outcomes
13:30 Mari Nygard
(Invited Speaker)
Towards personalised cancer prevention: The Digital Cancer Precision Prevention Initiative
14:00 Becca Asquith
(Invited Speaker)
Immune cell dynamics & control of persistent virus infection
14:20 Omer Dushek
(Invited Speakers)
Control of T cell responses by accessory receptors revealed by phenotypic modelling
14:40 Jonathan Wagg
(Invited Speakers)
Application of Artificial Neural Networks to Infer Pharmacological Molecular-Level Mechanisms of Drug Evoked Clinical Responses
15:00 REFRESHMENTS

WATSON WATT ROOM: Imaging & Visualisation

Time Speaker Title
13:00 Abbes Amira
(Invited Speaker)
Accelerating Medical Imaging on Multi-core Platforms
13:20 Thomas Odaker
(Invited Speaker)
Improved Data Analysis with Virtual and Augmented Reality
13:40 Abbes Amira Automatic Cerebral Aneurysm Segmentation Using Contourlet Transform and Hidden Random Field Model Template
13:55 Guillermo Marin
(Invited Speaker)
Animating the Virtual Human: Applying movie-industry tools and techniques to data visualization
14:15 Panel Discussion
15:00 REFRESHMENTS