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Hernan G. Morales

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  • Research scientist
  • Philips - Medisys
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Hernán G. Morales was born in the city of La Serena, Chile. He graduated of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Chile in 2006. Afterwards, he worked developing mining industry projects focused on piping. Since February 2008, he joined the Center for Computational Imaging and Simulation Technologies in Biomedicine (CISTIB) at the Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF), Barcelona as PhD student. Currently, his main research interests are focused on understanding vascular hemodynamics, especially in cerebral aneurysms with endovascular therapies by computational fluid dynamic modeling and image processing.

Recent publications

  • Breaking the state of the heart: meshless model for cardiac mechanics

    • Lluch E
    • De Craene M
    • Bijnens B
    • et al.
  • Comparison of steady-state and transient blood flow simulations of intracranial aneurysms

    • Geers A
    • Larrabide I
    • Morales H
    • et al.
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Professional experience

Research scientist

Philips - Medisys

April 2013 - Present


Universitat Pompeu Fabra

February 2008 - December 2012(5 years)

Mechanical Engineer

JRI Ingenieria

October 2006 - February 2008(a year)


Doctor of Philosophy

Universitat Pompeu Fabra

February 2008 - September 2012(5 years)

Bachelor degree

Universidad de Chile

March 1999 - September 2006(8 years)

Co-authors (178)