Iman Borazjani

Associate Professor

Contact Information

337 Jarvis Hall



Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of Minnesota , 2008 

Research Interests

Computational Fluid Dynamics, Fluid-Structure Interaction, Cardiovascular Flows, Bio-inspired Propulsion, High-performance Computing.

Selected Publications

  • Borazjani, I. (2013). Fluid-Structure Interaction, Immersed Boundary-Finite Element Method Simulations of Bio-prosthetic Heart Valves. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering 257, 103-116 DOI:10.1016/j.cma.2013.01.010. click here
  • Borazjani, I. (2013). The functional role of caudal and anal/dorsal fins during the C-start of a bluegill sunfish.Journal of Experimental Biology 216, 1658-1669 DOI:10.1242/jeb.079434. click here
  • Borazjani, I. and Daghooghi, M. (2013). The fish tail motion forms an attached leading edge vortex Proceedings of the Royal Society B 280(175), 20122071. click here
  • Borazjani, I. Westerdale, J., McMahon, E., Rajaraman, P. K., Heys, J., and Belohlavek, M. (2013). Left Ventricular Flow Analysis: Recent Advances in Numerical Methods and Applications in Cardiac Ultrasound.Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine, Special Issue: Computational Analysis of Coronary and Ventricular Hemodynamics 2013, 395081-11 DOI:10.1155/2013/395081. click here (Open Access)
  • Borazjani, I. Le, T., Ge, L. and Sotiropoulos, F. (2013). An overset immersed boundary framework for simulating complex 3D incompressible flows. Computers and Fluids 77, 76-96 DOI:10.1016/j.compfluid.2013.02.017.