Dr Irina Biktasheva PhD

Lecturer Computer Science

    Biography

    Personal Distinctions

    • Re-perfusion and anatomy induced drift of cardiac re-entry. (Invitation to Speak, Imperial College, London 2014)
    • Dynamics of Scroll Waves of Excitation in a Mathematical Model of Ischaemic Border Zone. (Invitation to Speak, Manchester University 2014)
    • Exeter University Fellow (Exeter University 2012)
    • BeatBox - HPC Environment for Biophysically and Anatomically Realistic Cardiac Simulations (Invitation to Speak, Maths Institute, University of Warwick 2011)
    • Publication in CHAOS 20, 2010 selected as frontier research by APS for inclusion into VJ series (Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research 2011)
    • BeatBox - HPC Environment for Biophysically and Anatomically Realistic Cardiac Simulations (Invitation to Speak, Maths Institute, University of Warwick 2011)
    • Computational Biology of the Heart (Invitation to Speak, Dept Computer Science, University of Hull 2011)
    • Modelling Cardiac Arrhythmia (Invitation to Speak, Dept of Computer Science, The University of Sheffield 2011)
    • Evolution of Spiral and Scroll Waves of Excitation in a MathematicalModel of Ischaemic Border Zone (Invitation to Speak, Maths Institute, University of Warwick 2011)
    • invitation to collaborate on the e-Science Institute mini-Theme (Invitation to Speak, e-Science Institute, Edinburgh, UK 2010)
    • Publication in PRE, 81, selected as frontier research by APS for inclusion into VJ series (Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research 2010)
    • Figure from the paper in Phys Rev Lett 104, 058302, is chosen for the cover for this issue of PRL (Physical Review Letters 2010)
    • Publication in PRL, 104, selected as frontier research by APS for inclusion into VJ series (Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research 2010)
    • Invited speaker at "Cardiac Dynamics" minisimposium, DSPDEs'10 (Invitation to Speak, The organizers of the "Cardiac Dynamics" minisimposium 2010)
    • invited speaker at the Northern Cardiovascular Research Group meeting (Invitation to Speak, Northern Cardiovascular Research Group, Manchester University 2009)
    • Dynamics of Spiral Waves in Active Media: Appl Maths seminar, University of Liverpool (Invitation to Speak, Department of Applied Maths, University of Liverpool 2009)
    • Publication in PRE, 79, selected as frontier research by APS for inclusion into VJ series (Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research 2009)
    • Invitation to EPSRC "Extreme Computing" IDEAS Factory sand-pit (Competitive Fellowship, EPSRC 2009)
    • Invitation to participate in "The Cardiac Physiome" International Conference (Invitation to Speak, Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences, Cambridge, UK 2008)
    • Kavli Institute grant to partcipate in the Cardiac Dynamics miniprogram, $2,600 (Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics, University of California, Santa Barbara 2006)
    • EPSRC grant EP/D074789/1 Response functions for drift of spiral and scroll waves, £282,520 (EPSRC 2006)
    • EP/E018548/1 "Participation in the "Cardiac Dynamics" research program at KITP, summer 2006"; £6,929 (EPSRC 2006)
    • Invitation to participate in "Cardiac Dynamics" miniprogram at KITP, University of California, SB (Invitation to Speak, Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics, University of California in Santa-Barbara 2006)
    • Phyl Trans Roy Soc, Invited Paper "Asymptotic properties of mathematical models of excitability" (Invitation to Speak, focus issue of Phyl Trans Roy Soc on Biomathematical modelling 2005)
    • EPSRC grant EP/D500338/1 Feedback Control of Resonant Drift for Low Voltage Defibrillation, £78,572 (EPSRC 2005)
    • Organiser & Chair of the SB(R)Network Dynamical Systems meeting in Liverpool, Nov 2005 (SB(R)Network & Liverpool University 2005)
    • Livpl Uni RDF 4431: Virtual Tissue Eng: Software Develpmt for Comp Sim of Cardiac Activity. £5,976 (Research Development Fund, The University of Liverpool 2004)
    • Invitation to participate in focussed meeting "Biocomputations and modelling for cardiology", Oxford (Invitation to Speak, The Physiological Society 2004)
    • ORS & Tetley and Lupton PhD scholarship for international students (Competitive Fellowship, ORS 1999)

    Administrative Roles

    • Departmental Demonstrators allocation officer