Submission for mini-symposia proposals is now closed. Accepted mini-symposia are listed below.
Information for organisers of mini-symposia
Proposals are invited for mini-symposia organised by individual researchers (composed of at least 5 extended abstracts). If accepted, the mini-symposium organiser is responsible for the quality of the papers accepted for presentation in his/her session. Proposals for mini-symposia can be submitted either in PDF or MS Word format. Instructions are given in the templates below. Note however that the extended abstracts must be submitted in PDF format only and uploaded via the Conference web page. Please refer to the instructions for submitting your abstract.
Potential mini-symposia organisers are requested to use the following templates:
Formatting instructions are given in the templates. Please submit your mini-symposia proposal (maximum 2 pages) in the prescribed format to firstname.lastname@example.org before 30 April 2013.
List of accepted mini-symposia & organisers
Click on the title to download the proposal. Authors interested in presenting an abstract in a mini-symposium are invited to contact the organisers. Contact details can be found on each proposal. For submission of abstracts, please refer to the instructions given here.
Registered authors who have submitted an abstract for a withdrawn mini-symposium will have their paper assigned to another relevant symposium or to a standard session. Please consult the conference programme.
MS1: Advances in Finite Element Analysis of the Biomechanics of Vertebroplasty & Balloon Kyphoplasty (withdrawn)
Gladius Lewis, University of Memphis, USA
Paul N Watton, University of Sheffield, UK; Juan Cebral, George Mason University; Anne M Robertson, University of Pittsburgh, USA
Luca Bertagna, Huanhuan Yang & Alessandro Veneziani, Emory University, USA
MS4: CFD Assessment of Small-Sized Cerebral Aneurysm Rupture Risk: Case-Control Study (withdrawn)
R Ouared & O Brina, University of Geneva; VM Pereira, Hospital of Geneva, Switzerland
Raoul van Loon, Swansea University; Xiaoyu Luo, University of Glasgow, UK
Frans van de Vosse, EUT, The Netherlands; Nikos Stergiopulos, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland
Toni Lassila, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland; Alfio Quarteroni, Politecnico di Milano, Italy; Martin Weiser, Zuse Institute Berlin, Germany
M Behr, RWTH Aachen University, Germany; CA Figueroa, King's College London, UK; L Formaggia, MOX, Politecnico di Milano, Italy; JF Gerbeau, INRIA & Université P & M Curie, France; C Vergara, Università di Bergamo, Italy
F Auricchio, M Conti, S Morganti & A Reali, University of Pavia, Italy; A Veneziani, Emory University, USA
Elias Cueto, University of Zaragoza, Spain; Francisco Chinesta, École Centrale de Nantes, France; Marc Garbey, University of Houston, USA
Xianghua Xie, Swansea University; Majid Mirmehdi, University of Bristol, UK
MS12: Subject-Specific Biomedical Mesh Generation, Skeletonisation, Geometry Correction (withdrawn)
Igor Sazonov, Swansea University, UK
CA Figueroa, King's College London, UK; TC Gasser, KTH, Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden; MW Gee & WA Wall, TUM, Germany
MS14: Cell Mechanics and Mechanobiology (withdrawn)
Thomas Franz, University of Cape Town, South Africa