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UCL Mechanical Engineering
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Arsalan Marghoub

  • Department of Mechanical Engineering

Supervisor(s)

Dr Mehran Moazen

Research Area

Skull growth, Bone remodeling

Research outline

The cranium consists of several bones that are joined together along their edges by soft tissue called sutures. Early fusion of sutures is a medical condition, known as Craniosynostosis. I am trying to understand this condition from a biomechanical pint of view.

Biography

In 2006, I completed my BSc in Mechanical Engineering at Tabriz University (Iran) when I became interested in the field of Biomedical Engineering. I started my MSc in Biomedical Engineering-Biomechanics at Sahand University of Technology (Iran) in 2008 following a national entrance exam and completed this course in 2011. My MSc thesis was focused on designing patient-specific craniofacial implants.

In May 2014, I moved to the University of Hull to continue my education. I started a MSc by research degree at the University of Hull, looking into biomechanics of craniosynostosis under supervision of Dr Moazen and Prof Fagan. Later in September 2015, I moved to the University College London to keep on my research on craniosynostosis with Dr Moazen.

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