DC11: University of Leeds

Project title: Modelling dispersion of microorganisms due to healthcare activities Recruitment status: OPEN Recruitment call: https://jobs.leeds.ac.uk/Vacancy.aspx?ref=EPSCV1141 Objectives: This research project aims to establish new data to describe the dispersion of airborne microorganisms from healthcare activities and incorporate it into a computational model to carry out exposure risk assessments. Expected Results: An experimental …

DC9: Fundación Para la Investigación Biomédica Hospital Gregorio Marañón

Project title: Enabling instantaneous measurements of Aspergillus spores in healthcare air Recruitment status: OPEN Recruitment call: https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/203403 and https://www.iisgm.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/INVESTIGADOR_A-REF.-50_2024-4.pdf Objectives: To develop physical models able to identify and quantitate Aspergillus spores concentration in hospital air. To understand and standardize the correlation between airborne particles and Aspergillus concentration in indoor air. To define …

DC8: Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

Project title: Low-order modelling and compressed sensing for real-time flow modelling in operating rooms Recruitment call: https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/203403 Objectives: to develop a tool for real-time analysis of the dynamic airflow in operating rooms using a limited set of measurements. Expected Results: Validated low-order models for the airflow within operating rooms and healthcare …

DC7: St. Olavs Hospital

Project title: Augmented reality framework for visualizing airborne infectious pathogens in the operating room during surgery Recruitment status: coming soon Recruitment call: coming soon Objectives: to develop augmented reality platform for visualizing dynamic volumetric data such as airborne contaminants based on a grid of point-wise measurements. Expected Results: Increased awareness among medical …

DC6: KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Project title: Airflow and contaminant visualization with real-time CFD simulation for the hospital operating rooms Recruitment call: HERE Objectives: to develop methods and an instrument leveraging the unprecedented pace of technical progresses in esciences, namely use fluid simulations and augmented reality to make visible bacterial contamination. Expected Results: Gain fundamental knowledge …

DC5: Aalto University

Project title: Development of novel user-centric air distribution methods for wards to guarantee optimal indoor climate in an energy efficient manner Recruitment call: HERE Objectives: to generate new knowledge of adaptable ventilation for improving environment and the performance of ventilation in hospital patient rooms considering the needs of patients and personal. …

DC4: Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Project title: Low turbulence intensity airflow distribution for surgical site microenvironment in operating rooms Recruitment call: HERE Objectives: This DC project aims to characterize the dynamic airflow pattern and heat/mass transfer in surgical site microenvironment control in operating rooms. Expected Results: Gain fundamental knowledge of the airflow distribution and heat transfer …

DC3: Warsaw University of Technology

Project title: Analysis of thermal micro-environment generated by the surgical team members in operating rooms with both laminar airflow and mixing ventilation Recruitment call: https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/203403 Objectives: The primary objective is to develop new knowledge about the flow patterns and thermal parameters in vicinity of surgeons, medical staff and patients depending on …

DC2: Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Project title: Characterizing distribution of airborne microbial pollutants due to human activities in hospital environments Recruitment call: HERE Objectives: The primary objective is create novel knowledge and experimental data to model the generation and short range distribution of airborne microbial pollutant from human activities and integrate it into numerical models …