Confirmed Groups

List of participants

Venue & Program

Tuesday, May 29th @ Aula Màster UPC (North Campus, see map below)

Attendance is free but registration is mandatory. Registration has been closed. For any requests please email the organisers.


Hour Lecturer Title
9:00-9:15 Welcome
9:15-10:00 Alex Mogilner (invited speaker) Actin turnover in rapidly migrating cells
10:00-10:20 James Sharpe Modelling the control of tissue growth in limb development
10:20-10:40 Sergio Alonso Intracellular waves resulting from the interplay between biochemistry and mechanics
10:40-11:00 Jaume Casademunt Active wetting in spreading epithelia
11:00-11:20 Tomás Alarcón Turing instabilities in compliant substrates
11:20-11:50 Coffee Break + Posters
11:50-12:10 Aurora Hernández Machado Front microrheology of the Non-Newtonian behaviour of blood
12:10-12:30 Jose Manuel García Aznar (invited speaker) Modeling gap formation process in cell monolayers that enables cell extravasation
12:30-12:50 Jérôme Noailly Multiscale simulations, image analysis and machine learning for the virtual exploration of tissues and organs
12:50-13:10 Pablo Sáez Travel across spatial and time scales of the brain
13:10-13:30 Jose Muñoz Mass-less oscillations and stability in tissue dynamics
13:30-13:50 Marino Arroyo Modeling cell and tissue mechanics
13:50-15:00 Poster break
15:00-15:30 Hans Von Oosterwyck (invited speaker) Modelling and measuring cell-matrix mechanical interactions with emphasis on angiogenesis
15:30-16:00 Christian Gasser (invited speaker) Multiscale modeling of properties of the vessel wall
16:00-17:00 Network meeting

Supporting partners



Laboratori de Càlcul Numèric (LaCàN)

Campus Nord UPC
C/Jordi Girona, 1-3
C2 building, 2nd Floor
08034 Barcelona, Spain