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UCL Mechanical Engineering
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Joined UCL: October 2018

Connor Cross

  • PhD Researcher
  • UCL Mechanical Engineering

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Supervisor

Dr Mehran Moazen

Research Area

Bone remodelling, Skull development

Research Outline

Craniosynotosis is the premature fusion of one or more sutures found in the skull. Affecting 1 in every 2000 children born. Through the use of computer programming and modelling, I aim to investigate the condition further, with the use of biomechanics and biomedical engineering.

About Connor Cross

In 2014, I completed my Electronic and Electrical Engineering BTEC course at West Suffolk College. At this time, I discovered the world of biomedical engineering and its amazing implementation in the medical field. I began my MEng Biomedical Engineering Course at Middlesex University in 2014, graduating in 2018. During my time, I developed a passion in the area of osteo-integrated implants and prosthetic devices. Eventually developing a fully functioning prosthetic arm and conducting my own personal research into expandable endoprosthetics. After this, I discovered the research opportunity with Dr. Mehran Moazen in the field of Craniosynotosis.

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