Vittoria Flamini

Vittoria Flamini

Industry Assistant Professor

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Journal Articles

Other Publications

  • B. E. Griffith, V. Flamini, A. DeAnda, L. Scotten, 2013: "Simulating the dynamics of an aortic valve prosthesis in a pulse duplicator: Numerical methods and initial experience", Journal of Medical Devices, To appear.
  • V. Flamini, A. DeAnda, B. E. Griffith, 2013: "Simulating the effects of intersubject variability in aortic root compliance by the immersed boundary method", In P. Nithiarasu, R. Löhner, and K. M. Liew, editors, Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Computational & Mathematical Biomedical Engineering. To appear.
  • S. L. Maddalo, A. Ward, V. Flamini, B. Griffith, P. Ursomanno, A. DeAnda, 2013: "Antihypertensive strategies in the management of aortic disease". Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 217(3):S39
  • V. Flamini, C. M. Kerskens, C. Lally, 2008: “Characterization of the 3D Fibre Distribution in a Porcine Aorta Using Diffusion Tensor Imaging”, Journal of Biomechanics, 41(1): S69
  • S. Dottori, V. Flamini, F. Maceri, G. Vairo, 2006: “Analisi del Comportamento Biomeccanico di Stent: un Approccio agli Elementi Finiti”, AIAS, XXXV Convegno Nazionale, Università Politecnica delle Marche, 2006


Dublin City University, Class of 2011

Doctor of Philosophy, Bioengineering

Università di Roma "Tor Vergata", Class of 2006

Master of Science, Medical Engineering

Università di Roma "Tor Vergata", Class of 2003

Bachelor of Engineering, Medical Engineering

Awards + Distinctions

  • 2012 Prize winner at Republic of Ireland Young Engineers Research Paper, awarded by Engineers in Ireland, Institution of Mechanical Engineers
  • 2009 Honorable mention at ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Lake Tahoe (CA), PhD Level Best Paper Award, Podium competition in the Tissue and Cell biomechanics & Imaging category
  • 2008 Second place at Sir Bernard Crossland Symposium Postgraduate Workshop, University of Limerick (Ireland), poster presentation
  • 2008 First place at Symposium for Mechanical Engineering Research and Practice, Dublin City University (Ireland), podium presentation