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Title Computer simulation study of collective phenomena in dense suspensions of red blood cells under shear [electronic resource] / Timm Krüger.
Publication Info. Wiesbaden : Springer Spektrum, c2012.

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Description 1 online resource.
Contents pt. 1. Motivation, aims, and outline of the thesis -- Motivation, aims, and outline of the thesis -- pt. 1. Introduction -- Introduction to complex fluids and their rheology -- Introduction to the physics of red blood cells and hemorheology -- pt. 2. Numerical model for simulations of red blood cell suspensions -- Physical considerations and ingredients for the numerical model -- Fluid solver: the lattice boltzmann method -- Fluid-structure interaction: the immersed boundary method -- Membrane model and energetics -- Advanced model discussions -- pt. 3. Simulation results and interpretation -- Stress evaluation in combined immersed boundary lattice boltzmann simulations -- Rheology and microscopic behavior of red blood cell suspensions -- Conclusions and outlook.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Subject Blood -- Rheology -- Computer simulation.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
ISBN 9783834823762 (electronic bk.)
3834823767 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # EBC994148
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