Arterial Flow

Turbulent flow through aneurysm. Computational research focused on improving numerical methods to capture flow subtleties. The mesh was unstructured hexahedrals. Visualization highlighted turbulence and toroidal exit flow with videos of streamlines and particles moving through a volume rendered velocity field. Cross sectional slices warped by velocity further highlight flow irregularities.

Research

Arif Masud, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Ramon Calderer, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Visualization

Mark Van Moer, Senior Visualization Programmer (Blue Waters Visualization)

Software

ffmpeg, ParaView

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