email: tomamil at
phone: +1.404.563.5375

2013–Present Senior Post-Doctoral Researcher and Chief of Staff at Cardiovascular Fluid Mechanics Laboratory, Georgia Institute of Technology/Emory — Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A.

Georgia Tech – Emory Biomedical Engineering, Georgia Tech & Emory; Developing fully comprehensive computational model of the mitral valve and its related diseases to be used for surgical planning; supervising students in their research projects and teaching a class on bio-fluid mechanics.
Reference: Dr. Ajit Yoganathan · +1.404.894.2849 · ajit.yoganathan at

2012–2013 Visiting Researcher at Clean Combustion Research Center, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology — Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

KAUST Reactive fluid dynamics and numerical simulation of stabilization and structure of lifted tribrachial n-Heptane laminar flames in axisymmetric laminar jets.
Reference: Dr. Fabrizio Bisetti · +966.54.470.0020 · fabrizio.bisetti at

2009–2011 Assistant Research Professor in Organ and Body Scale Team, Tokyo University & RIKEN — Tokyo, Japan

Tokyo University - RIKEN Integrated Simulation of Living Matter Group, Computational Science Research Program, RIKEN (The Institute of Physical and Chemical Research) and Oshima Laboratory, Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo; Development of finite element cardiovascular FSI model using strong coupling method and high-order Mooney-Rivlin hyper-elastic material; as well as parallelization of the above algorithm.
Reference: Dr. Marie Oshima · +81.3.5452.6205 · marie at

2008–2009 Marie Curie Experienced Researcher in Crash & Passive Safety Team, ALTAIR Engineering — Paris, France

ALTAIR Experienced Marie Curie Researcher, European Commission, Altair Development France (Marie Curie hosting company), MYMOSA (MotorcYcle and MOtorcyclist SAfety) project, MRTN-CT-2006-035965, Sixth Framework Program (Marie Curie Actions) of the European Union, development of computational models of human body in various pre-crash, crash and post-crash scenarios.
Reference: Dr. Franck Njilie · +33.6.9865.6209 · fnjilie at

2003–2008 Technical University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal

Doctor of Eng. Science School: Instituto Superior Tecnico
Thesis: Modelling of hydrated soft tissues using hybrid-Trefftz finite elements
Department of Civil Engineering and Architecture
Reference: Dr. J.A.T. de Freitas · +351.1.841.8236 · freitas at

1998–2003 University of Zilina, Zilina, Slovakia

Master of Mechanical Eng. With Distinction · School: Mechanical Engineering
Thesis: Solving of non-linear problems using Trefftz functions
Department of Applied Mechanics and Mathematics
Reference: Dr. Milan Zmindak · +421.41.513.2962 · milan.zmindak at

Languages C, C++, C#, Python, Fortran, Matlab, HTML, PHP, MPI, Mathematica, OpenGL, LaTeX

FEA Ansys, Adina, Abaqus, Marc, HyperWorks, Radioss, Impetus

OSs OS X, Unix/Linux, Microsoft Windows