The tissue modelling team is lead by Dr Rebecca Shipley, Reader in Biomechanical Engineering within UCL Mechanical Engineering. Below are full details of all the group members including post-docs, PhD students and alumni. If you would like to find out more information about joining our group, please contact us directly.

  • PhD Student

    Iva Burova

    Iva obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering (BEng) from the University of Warwick with First-class honours. She undertook...
  • PhD Student

    Rachel Coy

    Rachel obtained her undergraduate degree in Mathematics from the University of Cambridge in 2013, after studying a wide
  • PhD Student

    Celine Kayal

    In 2011 Céline joined the engineering school ECE-Paris in France to study the basics in engineering combining Mathematics, Physics, and
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate

    Simão Laranjeira

    Academic Background Simão completed a MEng degree in Electric and Electronic engineering at Kings College London in 2011. An interest in biomedical...
  • PhD Student

    Miriam Nweze

    Miriam completed her undergraduate masters degree in Medical Engineering (MEng) at Queen Mary University of London with an upper second
  • PhD Student

    Kin Quan

    In 2010, Kin became an undergraduate at University College London studying mathematics. Throughout his undergraduate degree, Kin
  • Rosetrees Postdoctoral Fellow

    Paul Sweeney

    In 2009, Paul joined the Department of Mathematics at the University of Southampton as an Undergraduate studying Mathematics. Developing an...
  • Rosetrees Postdoctoral Fellow

    Claire Walsh

    Academic Background In 2006 Claire joined the University of Bristol reading a joint honors Physics and Philosophy MSci. After graduating in...
  • PhD Student

    Hannah West

    Academic Background In 2011, Hannah joined the Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Southampton as an Undergraduate studying...