Researchers successfully tackle a multiscale Osteoarthritic knee challenge – Modelathon 2020

Modelathon Participants and Supporters The MultiSim, OATech+ Modelathon 2020 took place 13 – 16 January 2020 at the Diamond Building, Sheffield and aimed to provide an opportunity to discuss, network, and practise multi-scale research modelling skills through a hackathon competition with industry software and hands-on support from modelling experts. Modelathon 2020 was atte...

Modelathon 2020: Optimisation of interventions for osteoarthritic patients with multi-scale modelling

Monday, 13th, 10:00 to Thursday 16th, 13:00 January 2020 The Diamond, University of Sheffield Day 1 Symposium: Experimental and computational approaches to optimise the treatment of osteoarthritis Day 2-4 Challenges: Optimisation of interventions for osteoarthritic patients with multi-scale modelling Our four-day EPSRC funded Modelathon* ...

Dr Enrico Dall’Ara elected to the board of UK VPH Institute Chapter

  Congratulations to Dr Enrico Dall’Ara on his election to the board of the UK Chapter of the Virtual Physiological Human (VPH) Institute. Dr Dall’Ara is a lecturer in Multiscale Musculoskeletal Imaging at the Department of Oncology and Metabolism and the Insigneo Institute for in silico medicine at the University of Sheffield. Also elected to the board ...

Modelathon 2018: Using multi-scale modelling for new treatments of osteoarthritic joints.

17-20 September 2018, The Diamond Building, University of Sheffield, Sheffield Day 1 only (Agenda for Days 2-4 is below) Day 2-4   Registration is now  closed  Our four-day EPSRC funded Modelathon* event brings together the very best of theory and practice in the area of multi-scale modelling. After 3 successful events, and in response to las...

A multiscale modelling competition recommended by researchers – Modelathon 2017

Winning team at Modelathon 2016
All of last year's participants felt they gained new skills from our MultiScale Modelling competition 'Modelathon' and would recommend it to a friend*. Find out more.... To register and find out more about this year's event visit our webpage: Modelathon 2017     The challenge explained At the 2016 Modelathon, participants were asked to design ad...

An overview of our research in biomechanics and mechanobiology by MultiSim’s Director Professor Lacroix

Professor Damien Lacroix, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Director of the MultiSim project, talks about his research into biomechanics and mechanobiology. His research through the MultiSim project, focuses on understanding the effects of mechanical stimuli on cells and tissues within the body. The vision of this project is to develop and research a modelling framewo...

The MultiSim Modelathon – A Pioneering Success.

Multisim Modelathon 2016
The MultiSim Modelathon brought together the brightest PhD and PostDoc researchers in the field of Multi-Scale Modeling and Biomechanical Engineering, from around the world, to compete in teams against one another to solve a complex Multi Scale Modeling problem. On a sunny Monday morning the brightest young minds in the field of Engineering from around the world descended ...

Discover Mag Features Modelathon

Discover MAgazine
Discover magazine opens the door to innovation and invention, inspiring future collaborations and celebrating existing partnerships. Discover has just released Issue 06 and features the Multisim Modelathon. The Modelathon is being held at the Ridge, Ranmoor Village, Sheffield and will run from Monday 24th – Wednesday 26th August 2015. There is set to be a great attendance at...