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dc.contributor.authorKannojiya V.-
dc.contributor.authorDas, Arup Kumar-
dc.contributor.authorDas P.K.-
dc.identifier.citationIEEE Reviews in Biomedical Engineering, 14: 327-341-
dc.description.abstractBlood flow in the human vascular system is a complex to understand example of fluid dynamics in a closed conduit. Any irregularities in the hemodynamics may lead to lethal cardiovascular disease like heart attack, heart failure and ischemia. Numerical simulation of hemodynamics in the blood vessel can facilitate a thorough understanding of blood flow and its interaction with the adjacent vessel wall. A good simulation approach for blood flow can be helpful in early prediction and diagnosis of the mentioned disease. The simulation outcomes may also provide decision support for surgical planning and medical implants. This study reports an extensive review of various approaches adopted to analyze the influence of blood rheological characteristics in a different class of blood vessels. In particular, emphasis was given on the identification of best possible rheological model to effectively solve the hemodynamics inside different blood vessels. The performance capability of different rheological models was discussed for different classes and conditions of vessels and the best/poor performing models are listed out. The Carreau, Casson and generalized power-law models were appeared to be superior for solving the blood flow at all shear rates. In contrast, power law, Walburn-Scheck and Herchel-Bulkley model lacks behind in the purpose. © 2008-2011 IEEE.-
dc.publisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.-
dc.relation.ispartofIEEE Reviews in Biomedical Engineering-
dc.subjectnon-Newtonian flow-
dc.titleSimulation of Blood as Fluid: A Review from Rheological Aspects-
dc.affiliationKannojiya, V., Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, IIT Roorkee, Roorkee, 247667, India-
dc.affiliationDas, A.K., Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, IIT Roorkee, Roorkee, 247667, India-
dc.affiliationDas, P.K., Department of Mechanical Engineering, IIT Kharagpur, Kharagpur, 721302, India-
dc.description.fundingManuscript received February 21, 2020; revised June 2, 2020; accepted July 9, 2020. Date of publication July 22, 2020; date of current version January 22, 2021. This work was supported by the Ministry of Human Resource Development and Indian Council of Medical Research under the IMPRINT Scheme under Award 3-18/2015-TSI. (Corresponding author: Arup Kumar Das.) Vikas Kannojiya and Arup Kumar Das are with the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, IIT Roorkee, Roorkee 247667, India (e-mail:; Indian Council of Medical Research, ICMR: 3-18/2015-TSI; Ministry of Human Resource Development, MHRD-
dc.description.correspondingauthorDas, A.K.; Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, India; email:
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