New Publication – Formation of Vortices in Idealised Branching Vessels : A CFD Benchmark Study

We have collaborated with a peer-reviewed article entitled “Formation of Vortices in Idealised Branching Vessels : A CFD Benchmark Study”, which has just been published in the journal Cardiovascular Engineering and Technology (https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs13239-020-00477-9). This was a parametric study that automatically generated and post-processed more than 12,000 computational fluid dynamics (CFD) simulations of idealised branching vessels […]

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New Publication – Experimental Assessment of Two Non-Contract MRI Sequences Used for CFD

We have collaborated with a peer-reviewed article entitled “Experimental Assessment of Two Non-Contrast MRI Sequences Used for Computational Fluid Dynamics: Investigation of Consistency Between Techniques”, which has just been published in the journal Cardiovascular Engineering and Technology (https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s13239-020-00473-z). The article demonstrates that different MRI scanning setups render significantly different the 3-D reconstruction of blood vessels. […]

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New Service Offering – FEA

Following completion of our Innovation Project with grant support from Scottish Enterprise, VFT are delighted to be able to add high precision Finite Element Analysis to our current services portfolio. We look forward to discussing specific analysis requriements with our current and prospective clients.

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“What’s Hot” at BioDundee International Conference

We are delighted to sponsor the “What’s Hot” session at this year’s BioDundee Conference. This thought provoking session focused on collaboration, communication between silos and keeping talent and innovation here in Dundee “Create a vision and the people and the money will follow.” Click here for further information.

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Bio-Dundee International Conference

VFT are once again delighted to be sponsoring the “What’s Hot” Session at this year’s Bio-Dundee Conference which is being held on 21 & 22 May at West Park Conference Centre.  The Bio-Dundee Conference is now in its 19th year and is the longest-running and most established event of its kind in Scotland. The two-day […]

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Dundee and Angus Chamber Membership Renewal

We were pleased to welcome Daniel from the Dundee and Angus Chamber of Commerce to our premises yesterday. It was great to catch up and chat about what lies ahead for the company moving forward, including our involvement in the Tay Cities Deal.

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PhD Fellowship Opportunity

VFT is participating in the BioImplant Innovative Training Network (ITN) — a Marie Curie Training Network Developing Improved Bioabsorable Materials for Medical Implant Applications. Bioabsorbable materials are a category of biomaterial that gradually degrade when implanted in the body. These biomaterials have the potential to form the basis for the next-generation of vascular and orthopaedic […]

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BioImplant Innovative Training Network

Our General Manager, Craig Dunlop, is attending the BioImplant Plenary Meeting in Galway this week with Senior R&D Engineer, Rudolf Hellmuth. VFT are delighted to be part of the consortium, through Eurpoean Commissions H2020 Model Grant Agreement for Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovative Training Networks, to work on the development of Next-Generation Bioresorbable Medical Devices. For further […]

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Vascular Flow Technologies transforms the future of healthcare with Medtronic

On 28 and 29 November 2018, the European Innovation Council (EIC) and Medtronic, a leader in the world of medical technology, gathered 20 companies to discuss the transformation of healthcare and promote business partnerships. Vascular Flow Technologies shared Spiral Laminar Flow™ Stent solutions for the treatment of Peripheral Vascular Disease. Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) […]

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Tay Cities Deal

Fantastic news for the local area today  –  Representatives of the UK and Scottish governments joined four local council leaders and business and academic chiefs at Perth & Kinross Council HQ to sign the Heads of Terms for the Tay Cities deal.  VFT are delighted to have been named within the Biomedical Sector of the […]

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