TU Berlin

Main document

Literature Database Entry

torres-gomez2021markov


Jorge Torres Gómez, Regine Wendt, Anke Kuestner, Ketki Pitke, Lukas Stratmann and Falko Dressler, "Markov Model for the Flow of Nanobots in the Human Circulatory System," Proceedings of 8th ACM International Conference on Nanoscale Computing and Communication (NANOCOM 2021), Virtual Conference, September 2021. (to appear)


Abstract

Recent advances in nanotechnology show possible applications of nano-devices within the human body. For example, technical solutions are under development to make use of nanobots to carry and release drugs via the circulatory system. In this scenario, it is important to study the location and the location distribution of nanobots in the human circulatory system (HCS). However, due to bifurcations and variety of structures in the human vessels, this problem is rather challenging. In this paper, we address a new methodology based on a Markov chain model to study the distri- bution of nanobots in the HCS. The transition probabilities are assessed through analogies of their representation with an electric circuit representation of the HCS. Additionally, we conducted simulations in the simulation framework BloodVoyagerS to compare results with the provided Markov model. Our evaluation shows that the new model accounts well for the location of the nano-devices as well as their trajectories.

Quick access

BibTeX BibTeX

Contact

Jorge Torres Gómez
Regine Wendt
Anke Kuestner
Ketki Pitke
Lukas Stratmann
Falko Dressler

BibTeX reference

@inproceedings{torres-gomez2021markov,
    author = {Torres G{\'{o}}mez, Jorge and Wendt, Regine and Kuestner, Anke and Pitke, Ketki and Stratmann, Lukas and Dressler, Falko},
    note = {to appear},
    title = {{Markov Model for the Flow of Nanobots in the Human Circulatory System}},
    publisher = {ACM},
    address = {Virtual Conference},
    booktitle = {8th ACM International Conference on Nanoscale Computing and Communication (NANOCOM 2021)},
    month = {9},
    year = {2021},
   }
   
   

Copyright notice

Links to final or draft versions of papers are presented here to ensure timely dissemination of scholarly and technical work. Copyright and all rights therein are retained by authors or by other copyright holders. All persons copying this information are expected to adhere to the terms and constraints invoked by each author's copyright. In most cases, these works may not be reposted or distributed for commercial purposes without the explicit permission of the copyright holder.

The following applies to all papers listed above that have IEEE copyrights: Personal use of this material is permitted. However, permission to reprint/republish this material for advertising or promotional purposes or for creating new collective works for resale or redistribution to servers or lists, or to reuse any copyrighted component of this work in other works must be obtained from the IEEE.

The following applies to all papers listed above that are in submission to IEEE conference/workshop proceedings or journals: This work has been submitted to the IEEE for possible publication. Copyright may be transferred without notice, after which this version may no longer be accessible.

The following applies to all papers listed above that have ACM copyrights: ACM COPYRIGHT NOTICE. Permission to make digital or hard copies of part or all of this work for personal or classroom use is granted without fee provided that copies are not made or distributed for profit or commercial advantage and that copies bear this notice and the full citation on the first page. Copyrights for components of this work owned by others than ACM must be honored. Abstracting with credit is permitted. To copy otherwise, to republish, to post on servers, or to redistribute to lists, requires prior specific permission and/or a fee. Request permissions from Publications Dept., ACM, Inc., fax +1 (212) 869-0481, or permissions@acm.org.

The following applies to all SpringerLink papers listed above that have Springer Science+Business Media copyrights: The original publication is available at www.springerlink.com.

This page was automatically generated using BibDB and bib2web.

Extras

Featured Paper

News