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Robert L. Hester, PhD

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Professor
Interim Chair, Department of Data Science
Director, Center for Computational Medicine
Director, Departmental Computer Services
Electronics and Instrumentations Core                    
Office: G151-2; (601) 984-1816
Lab: G153; (601) 984-1316
Email: rhester@umc.edu

Areas of expertise

  • General: Integrative physiology

  • Specific: Modeling and computer simulation of the cardiovascular system; blood flow control; vascular biology; exercise; obesity and metabolic syndrome; computational physiology

Research methods and techniques

Mathematical simulation of physiological processes. Acute microcirculatory and whole animal measuerments of cardiovascular function in small rodents. Assessment of vascular function using isolated arterioles.

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