Journal of Biological Physics

, Volume 37, Issue 1, pp 51–60 | Cite as

The design of a reflectionless arterial prosthesis

Original Paper


We propose a new technique to characterize a reflectionless arterial prosthesis. The corresponding transmission and reflection coefficients are determined from the geometric and the elastic properties of the arterial wall, and the interaction between the latter and the prosthesis are studied accordingly.


Blood waves Transmission coefficient Reflection coefficient Prosthesis 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Laboratory of Modelling and Simulation in Engineering and Biological PhysicsYaoundéCameroon

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