Dr Benjamin Owen

Chancellor's Fellow in Health & Life



2.2410 James Clerk Maxwell Building

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Engineering Discipline: 

  • Civil and Environmental Engineering

Research Institute: 

  • Multiscale Thermofluids
Portrait photo of Dr Ben Owen


I am a Chancellor's Fellow in Health and Life within the School of Engineering. My research focuses on the use of numerical modelling and machine-learning framework for disease diagnostics.

Academic Qualifications: 

PhD Aerospace Engineering, University of Manchester, 2019

MEng Aerospace Engineering, University of Manchester, 2014

Research Interests: 

My publications can be found on Google Scholar

  • Numerical methods
  • Cancer diagnostics
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Microfluidics
  • Clinical translation



  • Numerical modelling
  • Blood flow modelling
  • Inertial microfluidics
  • Disease diagnostics
  • GPU acceleration