Full list of publications from BioCardioLab researchers at Zotero

Recent Publications (2019):

G. Vivoli et al, Simultaneous functional and morphological assessment of left atrial appendage by 3D virtual models, Journal of Healthcare Engineering, in-press

M.E. Biancolini et al, Fast CFD evaluation of hemodynamics assisted by RBF mesh morphing and reduced order models: the case of aTAA modellingunder review (full paper)

B.M. Fanni et al, Indirect evaluation of material properties of large blood vessels based on in silico and in vitro models,  ESB 2019 Congress

F. Di Bartolo et al, Optomechanical characterization of soft biological tissues: an integration of biaxial test and sals technique,  ESB 2019 Congress


K. Capellini et al, Computational fluid dynamic study for aTAA hemodynamics: an integrated image-based and RBF mesh morphing approachJ Biomech Eng 

E. Gasparotti et al, A 3D printed melt-compounded antibiotic loaded thermoplastic polyurethane heart valve ring design: an integrated framework of experimental material tests and numerical simulations, Int J Polymeric Materials and Polymeric Biomaterials, 1-10, 12, 2018,  doi: 10.1080/00914037.2018.1525717

A. Boccadifuoco et al,  Validation of numerical simulations of thoracic aorta hemodynamics: comparison with in-vivo measurements and stochastic sensitivity analysis, Cardiovasc Eng Tech, 1-19, 2018, doi: 10.1007/s13239-018-00387-x

C. Groth et al, The medical digital twin assisted by Reduced Order Models and Mesh Morphing, International CAE conference and exibition, 2018, Vicenza, Italy

A. Malacarne et al, High-Speed 2D-Scan for Optical Coherence Tomographyextended abstract,  2018

S. Celi et al, Prototipazione rapida da immagini per una medicina personalizzata, Capitolo,”Immagini biomediche: nuove tendenze in tecnologia, metodi e applicazioni”, ed. PATRON, 2018 (Capitolo 18, pag: 223-234)

L. Landini et al, Registrazione e fusione di immagini multimodali, Capitolo, “Immagini biomediche: nuove tendenze in tecnologia, metodi e applicazioni”, ed. PATRON, 2018 (Capitolo 3, pag: 37-48)

A. Boccadifuoco, A. Mariotti, S. Celi, N. Martini , M.V. Salvetti, Impact of uncertainties in outflow boundary conditions on the predictions of hemodynamic simulations of ascending thoracic aortic aneurysms. Computers and Fluids 2018; 165:96–115

B.M. Fanni et al, Importance of left atrium fluid dynamics for the planning of LAA closure procedure: an integrated computational fluid dynamics and morphological study, ESC 2018, Munich (ESC Best Poster Awards)

F. Falconi, High-Speed 2D-Scan for Optical Coherence Tomography, Fotonica AEIT Italian conference on photonics technologies, 2018

B.M. Fanni et al, 3D printed models for the mechanical characterization of cardiovascular structures,Proceedings of IDBN 2018, pp. 54-56

E. Vignali et al, 3D Printing of an antibiotic-loaded heart valve ring prosthesis in thermoplastic polyurethane: fabrication, testing and simulation, Proceedings of IDBN 2018, pp. 60-62

Z. Manigrasso et al, Design of a novel 3D printed mock cardiac pump: in-silico and experimental evaluation,Proceedings of IDBN 2018, pp. 57-59

Z. Manigrasso et al, A novel 3D printed bioinspired cardiac pneumatic pump: from design to numerical and experimental study,VPH 2018, Zaragoza, Spain, 2018

B.M. Fanni et al, An integrated image-based framework for the mechanical characterization of patient-specific blood vessels, VPH 2018, Zaragoza, Spain, 2018

E. Vignali et al, Towards non-invasive assessment of human aortic tissue microstructure: Diffusion Tensor Imaging for collagen fiber detection, GNB, Milano, 2018, pp: 1-4

E. Vignali et al, Ascending thoracic aortic FE simulation by integrating patient-specific data from imaging, mechanical properties and histological data, WCB 2018

E. Gasparotti et al, Towards a patient-specific finite element simulation of Cardioband procedure for the treatment of mitral regurgitation, WCB 2018

B.M. Fanni et al, Image-based mechanical characterization of large blood vessels for patient-specific simulations, WCB 2018

A. Boccadifuoco, A. Mariotti, K. Capellini, S. Celi, M.V. Salvetti,  Impact of uncertainties in inlet conditions on the hemodynamic simulation in ascending thoracic aortic aneurysms, WCB 2018

E. Gasparotti et al, Melt Compounded Biocompatible Thermoplastic Polyurethane (TPU) for the Engineering of 3D printed Aortic Heart Valve Ring: Design, Fabrication, Testing and Simulation, ISBPPB 2018


S Celi, N Martini, LE Pastormerlo, V Positano, S Berti. Multimodality Imaging for Interventional Cardiology. Current Pharmaceutical Design 2017;23:3285-3300

G Turini, S Condino, S Sinceri, I Tamadon, S Celi et al., Patient specific virtual and physical simulation platform for surgical robot movability evaluation in single-access robot-assisted minimally-invasive cardiothoracic surgery, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 211-220, 2017

C. Chiastra, E. Montin, M. Bologna, S. Migliori, C. Aurigemma, F. Burzotta, S. Celi, G. Dubini, F. Migliavacca, L. Mainardi, Reconstruction of stented coronary arteries from optical coherence tomography images: Feasibility, validation, and repeatability of a segmentation methodPLoS One. 2017; 12(6):e0177495.

K Capellini, E Costa, ME Biancolini, S Porziani, E Gasparotti, V Positano, L Landini, S Celi. Studio parametrico della progressione dell’aneurisma dell’aorta mediante tecniche di mesh morphing. Analisi e Calcolo 2017:83;20-25

E Vignali, K Capellini, S Celi, P Losi, G Vivoli, E Cerone, V Positano,L Landini, M Murzi, S Berti. A morphological and mechano-biological comparison between ascending thoracic aneurysms with bicuspid and tricuspid valves via in-vivo and ex-vivo investigation. European Heart Journal 2017;38(Suppl. 1):825-826 (P3975) (ESC Travel Awards)

E Vignali, K Capellini, P Losi, M Murzi, PA Farneti, V Positano, L Landini, S Celi. A morphological and histo-mechanical study for ascending aorta aneurisms in BAV and TAV patients. 23rd Congress of the European Society of Biomechanics, July 2 – 5, 2017, Seville, Spain

E Gasparotti, E Vignali, K Capellini, G Vivoli, AG Cerillo, V Positano, S Berti, L Landini, S Celi. A FE tool to simulate a trans-catheter anchor-based system for mitral valve regurgitation. Proceedings of the VII Annual Meeting Italian Chapter of the European Society of Biomechanics 2017:57

BM Fanni, E Gasparotti, S Celi, V Positano, F Faita, N Di Lascio, L Landini, S Schievano, C Capelli. Image-based mechanical characterization of large blood vessels. Proceedings of the VII Annual Meeting Italian Chapter of the European Society of Biomechanics 2017:35

S. Porziani et al, Hemo-Elastic study of ascending thoracic aorta aneurysms through RBF mesh morphing, CAE Conference 2018

G Vivoli, E Gasparotti, M Rezzaghi, M Mariani, V Positano, S Berti, L Landini, S Celi. 3D left atrial appendage modelling: a multimodal imaging approach. Proceedings of the VII Annual Meeting Italian Chapter of the European Society of Biomechanics 2017:59

K Capellini, E Costa, ME Biancolini, E Vignali, V Positano, L Landini, S Celi. An image-based and RBF mesh morphing CFD simulation for aTAA hemodynamic, Proceedings of the VII Annual Meeting Italian Chapter of the European Society of Biomechanics 2017:25

Selection of past publications:

A Boccadifuoco, A Mariotti, S Celi, N Martini,  MV Salvetti, Uncertainty quantification in numerical simulations of the flow in thoracic aortic aneurysms, Proceedings of the 7th European Congress on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences and Engineering, ECCOMAS Congress, 3:6226-6249, 2016

AG Cerillo, T Gasbarri, S Celi, M Murzi, G Trianni, M Ravani, M, Solinas, S Berti, Transapical Transcatheter Valve-in-Valve Implantation for Failed Mitral Bioprostheses: Gradient, Symptoms, and Functional Status in 18 High-Risk Patients Up to 5 YearsAnn Thorac Surg. 2016, 102(4):1289-95.

Celi S, Berti S., Three-dimensional sensitivity assessment of thoracic aortic aneurysm wall stress: a probabilistic finite-element studyEur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2014, 45(3):467-75

Celi S, Berti S., In-vivo segmentation and quantification of coronary lesions by optical coherence tomography images for a lesion type definition and stenosis grading, Med Image Anal. 2014, 18(7): 1157-68

Celi S, Vaghetti M, Palmieri C, Berti S., Coronary calcium analysis by OCT: looking forward an imaging algorithm for an automatic 3D quantificationInt J Cardiol. 2013, 168(3): 2958-60