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Oualid Kafi

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Instituto Superior Técnico (IST)
Av. Rovisco Pais 1
1049-001 LISBOA

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Post-Doctoral Fellow, Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa


Mathematical Modeling in Biomedicine

Principal Area

Mathematical Modeling in Biomedicine

Other Area

Numerical Analysis


  • PhD in Mathematics & Computer Science.
  • Master in Modeling-Engineering Mathematics.
  • Degree in Applied Mathematics at Statistics


Papers in International Journals

Silva-Herdade, Ana S.; Sequeira, Adélia; Ângelo Calado; Kafi, Oualid; M. Carlota Saldanha (2017) Hydrodynamics of a free-flowing leukocyte toward the endothelial wall. Microvascular Research: 112, 7-13.
Kafi, Oualid; El Khatib, N.; Tiago, Jorge; Sequeira, Adélia (2017) Numerical Simulations of a 3D Fluid-Structure Interaction Model for Blood Flow in an Atherosclerotic Artery. Mathematical Biosciences and Engineering: 14, 179-193.
Kafi, Oualid; El Khatib, N. (2016) Generalized Navier–Stokes equations with non-standard conditions for blood flow in atherosclerotic artery. Applicable Analysis: Vol. 95, Issue 8,
Boujena, S. ; Kafi, Oualid; Khatib, N. El  (2014) A 2D Mathematical Model of Blood Flow and its Interactions in an Atherosclerotic Artery. Mathematical Modelling of Natural Phenomena: 6, 32-54.

Papers or Chapters in Edited Books

Kafi, Oualid; Sequeira, Adélia; Boujena, S. (2016) On the mathematical modeling of monocytes transmigration. Numerical Mathematics and Advanced Applications - ENUMATH 2015, Lecture Notes in Computational Science and Engineering: 112, 107-115.