Hui Meng

Hui Meng


Contact Information

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

(716) 645-9173 (North Campus)

(716) 829-5406 (TSVRC 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:

  • Varble N, Trylesinski G, Xiang J, Snyder K, Meng H: Identification of vortex structures in a cohort of 204 intracranial aneurysms. J R Soc Interface. 2017 May; 14(130). pii: 20170021. doi: 10.1098/rsif.2017.0021. PMID: 28539480. PMCID: PMC5454289
  • Damiano RJ, Tutino VM, Paliwal N, Ma D, Davies JM, Siddiqui AH, Meng H: Compacting a Single Flow Diverter versus Overlapping Flow Diverters for Intracranial Aneurysms: A Computational Study. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2017 Mar; 38(3):603-610. doi: 10.3174/ajnr.A5062. Epub 2017 Jan 5 PMID 28057633. PMCID: PMC5352494
  • Paliwal N, Yu H, Xu J, Xiang J, Siddiqui AH, Yang X, Li H, Meng H: Virtual Stenting Workflow with Vessel-Specific Initialization and Adaptive Expansion for Neurovascular Stents and Flow Diverters, Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering. 2016 Feb 22:1-9. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 26899135
  • 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. doi: 10.3174/ajnr.A3710. 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 (doi 10.3174/ajnr.A3558). PMID: 23598838
  • Ma D, Dumont T, Kosukegawa H, Ohta M, Yang X, Siddiqui, A, Meng H: High Fidelity Virtual Stenting (HiFiVS) for Intracranial Aneurysm Flow Diversion: In Vitro and In Silico, Annals of Biomedical Eng.  2013 Oct; 41(10):2143-56. doi: 10.1007/s10439-013-0808-4. PMID:23604850
  • Dolan JM, Kolega J, Meng H: High Wall Shear Stress and Spatial Gradients in Vascular Pathology: A Review. Annals of Biomedical Eng. 2013 Jul;41(7):1411-27. doi: 10.1007/s10439-012-0695-0.
  •  Cebral J, Meng H: Counterpoint: Realizing the Clinical Utility of Computational Fluid Dynamics—Closing the Gap. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol, 33, 396-398, 2012.
  • Xiang J, Natarajan SK, Tremmel M, Ma D, Mocco J, Hopkins LN, Siddiqui AH, Levy EI and Meng H: Hemodynamic-Morphological Discriminants for Intracranial Aneurysms Rupture, Stroke 42:144-152, 2011.   

Selected Publications in Turbulence, Particulate Flow, and Holography:

  • 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.       
  • Cao L, Pan G, Woodward S, de Jong J, Meng H: Hybrid Digital Holographic Imaging System for 3D Dense Particle Field Measurement, Appl. Opt., 47: 4501-4508, 2008.