Starting from a hand-drawn contour plot, this note develops a set of intersecting and contiguous circles whose perimeter, upon extending appropriately to three dimensions, can be seen to be a natural mathematical representation of the Wheatley heart valve.
|Number of pages||13|
|Journal||Journal of Biomechanical Engineering|
|Early online date||5 Apr 2021|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Aug 2021|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Physiology (medical)
- Biomedical Engineering