Jose Munoz

Contact
-Associate Professor
-j.munoz at upc dot edu
-Tel: +34 93 413 72 53, +34 93 401 16 26
ResearcherID: B-2475-2009
ORCID: orcid.org/0000-0002-0083-3673
Scopus Futur
-Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Dept. Mathematics.
-School of Engineering Barcelona East (EEBE) Office A9.40 Barcelona, E-08030 Spain

PhD Students

Malik Dawi
Malik Dawi – PhD: Universitat Politàcnica (Barcelona, Spain) – UGA (Grenoble, France)

Post-docs

Payman Mosaffa
Payman Mosaffa


Ester Comellas
Ester Comellas

Master/Graduate Students

Elena Moral Cristian Borja
Cristian Borja

Main Research topics

-Wound healing: hybrid algorithm for vertex and bulk rheology of monolayers (in collaboartion with Yanlan Mao and Filippos Ioannou, University College London).
Wound2D Wound3Dt
Wound3Db
-Inverse analysis. Force inference from measured displacement in embryogenesis: Drosophila fly invagination (in collaboration with Vito Conte at TU/e, The Netherlands).
Invagination
-Embryogenesis of Central Nervous System (CNS). Finite Element viscoelastic mechanical analysis of CNS during condensation in Drosophila fly embryo (in collaboration with Enrique-Martin Blanco, IBMB-CSIC, and Tim Saunders’ Lab, NUS).
CNS CNS_gif
-Cell and tissue oscillations. Analysis of stability and oscillatory behaviour based on delayed rest-length changes.
Stability


Research Program at LaCaN

Cell and tissue mechanics in embryogenesis

Collaborations

Yanlan Mao (UCL, UK), Filippos Ioannou
Vito Conte (TU/e, The Netherlands)
-Melda Tozluoglu (UCL, UK)
Guillaume Charras (UCL, UK), Narges Kahligharibi
Enrique Martín-Blanco (IBMB-CSIC, Spain)
Tim Saunders (NUS, Singapre)
Giovanni Cappello (UGA, France)
Sandra Shefelbine (Northeastern University, USA)

Publications