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Andreas Escher
Andreas EscherPhD Candidate

Department of Cardiac Surgery
Position: PHD Student

ORCID: 0000-0003-0325-5597


Artificial Organs; Biomedical Engineering; Cardiovascular Diseases; Cardiovascular System; Heart Failure

Selected publications

  1. Escher et al., "Hemolytic Footprint of Rotodynamic Blood Pumps." IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (2022).
  2. Escher et al., "A cavopulmonary assist device for long-term therapy of fontan patients." Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery (2021).
  3. Escher et al., "A valveless pulsatile pump for heart failure with preserved ejection fraction: hemo-and fluid dynamic feasibility." Annals of Biomedical Engineering 48.6 (2020): 1821-1836.
  4. Strauch et al., "Validation of Numerically Predicted Shear Stress-dependent Dissipative Losses Within a Rotary Blood Pump". ASAIO Journal 67.10 (2021): 1148-1158.
  5. Granegger et al., "Blood trauma potential of the HeartWare Ventricular Assist Device in pediatric patients." The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 159.4 (2020): 1519-1527