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Job Record #18989
TitleCFD modelling of Novel Glaucoma Implants for Drug Release
CategoryPhD Studentship
EmployerUniversity of Surrey
LocationUnited Kingdom, Guildford
InternationalYes, international applications are welcome
Closure DateMonday, April 01, 2024
Glaucoma is the most common cause of irreversible blindness worldwide, and the 
second cause of blindness overall after cataracts. In 2016, the estimated average 
annual total cost of NHS-provided glaucoma care was £405 per patient in the UK. 
The development of novel implants for glaucoma drug release has the potential to 
alleviate this burden.

This project will focus on developing a multiphysics mathematical model as a 
platform for testing novel implants for glaucoma drug release. The ideal candidate 
should be proficient on CFD modelling using commercial software such as Fluent, 
COMSOL etc and hold degree in Chemical, Mechanical or Biomedical Engineering. 
International applicants welcome. Start date: approximately October 2024. 

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NameDaniel Saez
Email ApplicationYes
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Last Modified17:56:27, Monday, February 12, 2024

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