Ajit Yoganathan

Regents' Professor Emeritus, Associate Chair for Research in The Wallace H. Coulter School of Biomedical Engineering, and the Wallace H. Coulter Distinguished Faculty Chair in Biomedical Engineering
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Research Interests:

  • Physiological, pathological and post-surgical mechanics of the mitral and tricuspid Valves
  • Effect of hemodynamic forces on the mechanobiology of aortic valves
  • Hemodynamics of the total cavopulmonary connection in congenital hypoplastic left hearts
  • Fluid mechanics of mechanical and polymeric heart valves
  • Development of a novel fluid management device for use in a pediatric ECMO-CVVH setup
B.Sc. 1973, University College, University of London, England Ph.D. 1978, California Institute of Technology