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StonyCam: A Formal Framework for Modeling, Analyzing and Regulating Cardiac Myocytes

  • Ezio Bartocci
  • Flavio Corradini
  • Radu Grosu
  • Emanuela Merelli
  • Oliviero Riganelli
  • Scott A. Smolka
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5065)

Abstract

This paper presents a formal framework, experimental infrastructure, and computational environment for modeling, analyzing and regulating the behavior of cardiac tissues. Based on the theory of hybrid automata, we aim at providing suitable tools to be used in devising strategies for the pharmacological or other forms of treatment of cardiac electrical disturbances.

Keywords

Cardiac Myocytes Multiagent System Linear Temporal Logic Spiral Wave Formal Framework 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ezio Bartocci
    • 1
    • 2
  • Flavio Corradini
    • 1
  • Radu Grosu
    • 2
  • Emanuela Merelli
    • 1
  • Oliviero Riganelli
    • 1
    • 2
  • Scott A. Smolka
    • 2
  1. 1.Dipartimento di Matematica e InformaticaUniversità di CamerinoCamerinoItaly
  2. 2.Department of Computer ScienceStony Brook UniversityUSA

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