Alison M. Forsyth

Alison M. Forsyth is a Ph.D. candidate at Harvard University in the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and is currently a visiting scholar at Princeton University in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering. She completed her B.S. in bioengineering at Syracuse University in 2006. Her research involves red blood cell deformation and dynamics with implications for physiological responses in the cardiovascular system.

Howard A. Stone, Alison M. Forsyth, Jiandi Wan Published October 26, 2009

Fluid Dynamics | Biological Physics

Simulations provide insight into how viscous flow transforms the shapes of red blood cells, which may influence their physiological properties.