Madhavan L. Raghavan

(319) 335-5704
1136 Seamans Center for the Engineering Arts and Sciences
Joined the College of Engineering: 
2000
Education: 
Ph.D., Bioengineering, University of Pittsburgh, 1998
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Coimbatore Institute of Technology, India, 1992
Special Fields of Knowledge: 
Cardiovascular biomechanics; finite element method, geometric modeling; 3D reconstruction; mechanical testing of biologic tissues.
Present Research Interests: 
Biomechanics of aneurysms and endovascular grafts; Mechanics of biological and engineered soft tissues; heart valve mechanics; Biomechanics of swallowing.
Active Scientific and Professional Society Memberships: 
Biomedical Engineering Society; American Society of Mechanical Engineers; American Society of Biomechanics.