Hui Meng

Hui Meng.

UB Distinguished Professor

On sabbatical, Fall 2019

Contact Information

313 Jarvis Hall (North Campus) 
Room 8040, CTRC (GVI), 875 Ellicott Street, Buffalo (TSVRC Office)

(716) 645-9173 (North Campus)

(716) 829-5406 (CSVRC Office)


Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of Houston, 1994

Research Interests

Biomedical Engineering, hemodynamics and vascular biomechanics, advanced laser flow diagnostics, computational fluid dynamics.

Selected Publications

Selected Publications in Hemodynamics, Aneurysm, and Vascular Biology:

·       Paliwal N, Jaiswal P, Tutino VM, Shallwani H, Davies JM, Siddiqui AH, Rai R, Meng H: Outcome prediction of intracranial aneurysm treatment by flow diverters using machine learning.  Neurosurg Focus 45 (5):E7, 2018. PMID: 30453461.

·       Tutino VM, Poppenberg KE, Li L, Shallwani H, Jiang K, Jarvis JN, Sun Y, Snyder KV, Levy EI, Siddiqui AH, Kolega J, Meng H: Biomarkers from Circulating Neutrophil Transcriptomes Have Potential To Detect Unruptured Intracranial Aneurysms. J Transl Med. 2018 Dec 28;16(1):373 PMID: 30593281. PMCID: PMC6310942.

·       Tutino VM, Poppenberg KE, Jiang K, Jarvis JN, Sun Y, Sonig A, Siddiqui AH, Snyder KV, Levy EI, Kolega J, Meng H: Circulating neutrophil transcriptome may reveal intracranial aneurysm signature. PLoS ONE, 2018 Jan 17;13(1):e0191407. PMID: 29342213. PMCID: PMC5771622.

·       Varble N, Tutino VM, Yu J, Sonig A, Siddiqui AH, Davies JM, Meng H: Shared and Distinct Rupture Discriminants of Small and Large Intracranial Aneurysms. Stroke, 49(4):856-864, 2018. PMID: 29535267 PMCID: PMC5871584.

·       Paliwal N, Damiano RJ, Varble NA, Tutino VM, Dou Z, Siddiqui AH, Meng H: Methodology for CFD Validation for Medical Use: Application to Intracranial Aneurysm. J Biomech Eng. 2017 Dec 1;139(12). PMID: 28857116. PMCID: PMC5686786.

·       Damiano RJ, Ma D, Xiang J, Snyder KV, Siddiqui AH, Meng H: Finite Element Modeling of Endovascular Intervention Enables Hemodynamic Prediction of Complex Treatment Strategies of Coiling and Flow Diversion. J Biomech. 2015: 48, 3332–3340. PMID: 26169778. PMCID: PMC4801175.

·       Xiang J, Tutino VM, Snyder KV, Meng H: CFD: Computational Fluid Dynamics or Confounding Factor Dissemination? The Role of Hemodynamics in Intracranial Aneurysm Rupture Risk Assessment. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2014 Oct;35(10):1849-57. PMID: 24029393.

·       Meng H, Tutino VM, Xiang J, Siddiqui AH: High WSS or Low WSS? Complex interactions of hemodynamics with intracranial aneurysm initiation, growth, and rupture: Toward a unifying hypothesis. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 2014 Jul;35(7):1254-62. PMID: 23598838.

Selected Publications in Turbulence, Particulate Flow, and Holography PIV:

·       Dou Z, Bragg AD, Hammond AL, Liang Z, Collins L, Meng H: Effects of Reynolds Number and Stokes Number on Particle-pair Relative Velocity in Isotropic Turbulence: A Systematic Experimental Study, J. Fluid Mech. (2018) 839: 271–292.

·       Dou Z, Ireland PJ, Bragg AD, Liang Z, Collins L, Meng H: Particle-Pair Relative Velocity Measurement in High-Reynolds-Number Homogeneous and Isotropic Turbulence Using 4-Frame Particle Tracking Velocimetry, Exp. Fluids, (2018) 59:30.

·       Dou Z, Pecenak ZK, Cao L, Woodward SH, Liang Z, Meng H: PIV Measurement of High-Reynolds-Number Homogeneous and Isotropic Turbulence in an Enclosed Flow Apparatus with Fan Agitation, Measurement Science and Technology, 27(3): 35305-35305, 2016.

·       de Jong J, Salazar J, Woodward SH, Collins LR, Meng H: Measurement of inertial particle clustering and relative velocity statistics in isotropic turbulence using holographic imaging, Int J Multiphase Flow, 36:324-332, 2010.

·       de Jong J, Woodward SH, Cao L, Salazar J, Collins LR, Meng H: Dissipation rate estimation from PIV in zero-mean isotropic turbulence. Exp. Fluids, 46:499-515, 2009.

·       Salazar J, de Jong J, Cao L, Woodward S, Meng H, Collins L: Experimental and numerical investigation of inertial particle clustering in isotropic turbulence. J. Fluid Mech. 600: 245-256, 2008.