Department: Bio-Medical Engineering
Faculty: Engineering

Prof. Elad David

Research Interests:

  • Respiratory Biomechanics: Integrative assessment of respiratory muscles, Transport phenomena in the human nose, Objective noninvasive evaluation of nasal function, Mechano-transduction and mucus secretion in ALI cultured nasal epithelium, Drug transport across in vitro nasal epithelium. Mechano-biology of the nasal epithelium in response to air pollution.
  • Reproductive Bioengineering: Uterine peristalsis in early human life, Pre-implantation embryo transport after IVF, Placental feto-maternal blood circulations, In vitro modeling of transport across the placenta barrier, Mechano-transduction of cultured ovarian cancer cells, Biomechanics of breastfeeding.