Covid 19

Scientists and engineers worldwide are battling the COVID-19 pandemic. Here are some examples of their work, including epidemiological analysis, diagnostics, and ventilator models.

COVID-19 Research and Development with MATLAB and Simulink


Xuan Li et al, Science of the Total Environment, October 2021


Yafang Cheng et al, Science, May 20 2021
paper, MATLAB code and data

Thomas Usherwood et al, Nature: Scientific Reports, June 8 2021

Ericka Mochan et al, Bulletin of Mathematical Biology, May 26 2021 paper

Brian Munsky, GitHub, March 2020
GitHub repo with data, MATLAB code and app

Qun Li, M. Med et al, New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM), March 26, 2020

Barath Narayanan, University of Dayton Research Institute
Deep Learning blog, March 18, 2020
blog post with MATLAB code

Alex De Visscher, Concordia University, arXiv, March 19, 2020
paper with model code


Ventilator Research and Development Resources

These MATLAB and Simulink examples and research papers may be useful for industry leaders and researchers who are working on a rapid design for ventilators. Some of these are foundational references.

Positive-pressure medical ventilator system that models the lung using Translational Mechanical Converter (MA), which converts moist air pressure into translational motion. 
Simscape model

Medical Ventilator with Lung Model (Sims

Ravali K, GitHub, April 2020
GitHub repo with Simulink and Simscape models

Fikret YALÇINKAY, 9th International Conference on Electrical and Electronics Engineering (ELECO), 2015

Anup Das, University of Exeter, 2012
Ph.D. thesis

Jakub R'afl, Czech Technical University in Prague, 2008
Masters thesis

Noman Q. Al-Naggar, Journal of Biomedical Science and Engineering (JBiSE), 2015

Subha Hency Jose P. et al, International Journal of Innovative Technology and Exploring Engineering (IJITEE), November 2019

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