Skip to main content

Prof Hazel Screen
BEng MRes PhD(Lond) CEng


Research Group Members

Some of our group together with Professor Martin Knight's group on an away day to "Go Ape" - Summer 2016

Postdoctoral Research Assistants

Dr Waugh
WAUGH, Charlie
Prof Screen
Dr Zamboulis

Current PhD Students

NameThesis Title
FAZAL, Mah RoonaOrgan-chip Model to examine Muscle Degeneration (BAME)
GAINS, ConnorDeveloping a rat model of tendinopathy to investigate mechanobiology of the disease
GARCIA SANCHEZ, BrendaNovel Models of Tendinopathy on a Chip
JURADO TERRAZAS, DarielOrgan-on-a-chip model of cartilage disease
NORTON, RebeccaFactors Impacting Tissue Compliance in the Human Left Atrium and its Effect on Radiofrequency Ablation Success
PHILBROOKS, LukeThe interfascicular matrix niche ? novel approaches to identify the aetiology of tendinopathy
SHIVAPATHAM, ShivapathamInvestigating human Achilles tendon biomechanics using novel ultrasound imaging approaches

PhD Graduates

NameThesis Title
GODINHO, MartaInvestigating the Role of Elastin in Tendon Function (2019)
PEREIRA DO CARMO FLORES, Luís RafaelMechanical and biochemical guidance of hMSC developmental trajectories monitored by cytoskeletal morphometrics (2019)
LIU, RenjieAdvanced Polymeric Materials for Tendon Repair (2018)
ROWSON, DanielThe role of primary cilia in tendinopathy (2018)
COLAK, BurcuMicro-patterning of peptide-based biomaterials (2017)
ELYASIGOMARI, VahidPrognosis and classification of multi-category diseases using biological data (2017)
UDEZE, ChineyeThe Effects of Loading Frequency on Tenocyte Matabolism (2017)
JIA, LiyongMicro-structure reorganisation of the aortic heart valve under a biaxial loading condition (2016)
PATEL, DharmeshA novel fibre composite system to investigate tenocyte metabolism under physiological and pathological loading conditions. (2016)
CHAUDHRY, SairaA Biomechanical Characterisation of Eccentric and Concentric Loading of the Triceps Surae Complex (2013)
ANSSARI-BENIM, AfshinStructure-Function Relationships in the Aortic Valve (2012)
TOORANI, ShimaThe Influence of Microstructure on the Mechanical Behaviours of Tendons (2010)