Publications

Journal papers

Diem AK, Carare RO, Weller RO, Bressloff NW (2017) A control mechanism for intra-mural peri-arterial drainage via astrocytes: How neuronal activity could improve waste clearance from the brain. Scientific Reports, submitted. https://arxiv.org/abs/1710.01117

Rougier NP, Hinsen K, …, Diem AK, et al. (2017) Sustainable computational science: the ReScience initiative, PeerJ, accepted. https://arxiv.org/pdf/1707.04393.pdf

Diem AK (2017) Chemical Signalling in the Neurovascular Unit. ReScience 3(1): 9. https://github.com/ReScience-Archives/Diem-2017/blob/master/article/Diem-2017.pdf

Diem AK, Bressloff NW, MacGregor Sharp M, Carare RO, Richardson G (2017) Arterial pulsations cannot drive intramural periarterial drainage: Significance for Alzheimer’s disease. Frontiers in Neuroscience 11:475. https://doi.org/10.3389/fnins.2017.00475

Diem AK, Bressloff NW (2017) VaMpy: A Python Package to Solve 1D Blood Flow Problems. Journal of Open Research Software 5: 17. http://doi.org/10.5334/jors.159

Sharp MK, Diem AK, Weller RO, Carare RO (2016) Peristalsis with Oscillating Flow Resistance: A Mechanism for Periarterial Clearance of Amyloid Beta from the Brain. Annals of Biomedical Engineering 44 (5): 1553-65. https://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10439-015-1457-6

Diem AK, Tan M, Bressloff NW, Hawkes C, Morris AWJ, Weller RO, Carare RO (2016) A Simulation Model of Periarterial Clearance of Amyloid-β from the Brain. Frontiers in Ageing Neuroscience 8: 18. https://doi.org/10.3389/fnagi.2016.00018

Invited presentations

Diem AK, The role of biomechanical modelling in discovering the brain’s lymphatic system. Bio-mechanics of living systems: from cells to organisms (workshop), Oslo, Norway, 29-30th September 2017.

Diem AK. How does the brain eliminate waste products? A new postgraduate landscape: Showcasing doctoral training at the University of Southampton, Festival of Doctoral Research, Southampton, UK, 27th May 2016.

Diem AK, Richardson G, Carare RO, Bressloff NW. Going against the (blood) flow: Using analytical and numerical methods to explain brain lymphatics. Institute for Complex Systems Simulation Industrial Advisory Board Meeting, Southampton, UK, 26th January 2015.

Conference presentations

Diem AK, Richardson G, Carare RO, Bressloff NW. The role of blood flow and arterial pulsations in the brain lymphatic system. Biofluid Symposium, Pasadena, California, USA, 12-14th February 2016.

Diem AK, Richardson G, Carare RO, Bressloff NW. Multi-scale modelling of the cerebral lymphatic system and its failure. 17th International Conference on Biomedical Engineering, Kyoto, Japan, 12-13th November 2015.

Diem AK, Richardson G, Carare RO, Bressloff NW. Understanding brain lymphatics using multi-scale numerical and analytical modelling. VI International Conference on Computational Bioengineering, Barcelona, Spain, 14-16th September 2015.

Diem AK, Richardson G, Carare RO, Bressloff NW. Understanding brain lymphatics using multi-scale numerical and analytical modelling. Student Conference on Complexity Science, Granada, Spain, 9-11th September 2015.

Diem AK, Birch T, Carare RO, Bressloff NW. Optimisation and validation of commonly used haemodynamic boundary conditions using MCA flow velocity data. MEIbioeng (poster), Leeds, UK, 7-8th September 2015.

Diem AK, Richardson G, Carare RO, Bressloff NW. How to eliminate solutes from the brain: The role of arterial pulsations. Student Conference on Complexity Science, Brighton, UK, 29-22nd August 2014.