Mr Belvin Thomas

BTech Mahatma Gandhi University, MTech IIT Roorkee

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Doctoral Candidate - Doctor of Philosophy

Biography

Belvin Thomas graduated with a Bachelor of Technology (Electrical & Electronics Engineering) from Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, India in 2006. Thereafter, he worked as a Senior Software Engineer (IBS Software Services, Trivandrum, India) for three years and as a Lecturer (Mangalam College of Engineering, Ettumanoor, India) for one year.

He completed his Masters in Electrical Engineering (Instrumentation & Signal Processing) at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT Roorkee) in 2013, and then joined the ABI Cardiac Electrophysiology group in December of the same year.
 

Research | Current

Doctoral thesis
 

An image based computer model of persistent atrial fibrillation

The objective of Belvin's research is to develop representative image based models of 3D atrial anatomy that can be used to simulate electrical activation at the whole-atrium level. It is argued that such models provide a better platform for understanding the role played by cellular and structural remodeling in the development of persistent and permanent AF. This project calls for the integration of engineering and mathematical principles with the understanding of cardiac electrophysiology and related biophysics.
 

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Cardiac Electrophysiology

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UNISERVICES HOUSE - Bldg 439
Level 6 , Room 617
70 SYMONDS ST
AUCKLAND 1010
New Zealand

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