Institute of High Performance Computing


People: Vibrant & Dynamic Culture



Engineering Mechanics (EM)

Dr. CUI Fangsen

Dr. CUI Fangsen

Research Interests:

  • Vibration & Noise control
  • Mechanics of Medical Device ( vascular stents and percutaneous heart valves replacement)
  • Computational Mechanics & Biomechanics
  • Biomedical Engineering


  • Ph D, National University of Singapore, Singapore, 2001
  • M Eng, Xi’an Jiaotong University, PR China, 1989
  • B S , Xi’an Jiaotong University, PR China, 1984

Published Journals/ Articles:

Published Journals/ Articles

    • Kumar G P, Cui F*, Su B, Jimmy Hon K F, Leo H L, Finite Element Based Fatigue Prediction of Novel Percutaneous Mitral Valve Stents, Computer Aided Design (online May 20), 2013
    • Cui F, Danipind A, Kabinejadian F, Leo H L, Jackie Ho P, Zhang Y W, Han H C, Stress analysis of carotid artery stent under bending and torsion. Journal of Biomechanics, Vol 45 S1. s637, 2012
    • Liu Z, Swaddiwudhipong S, Cui F S, Hong W, Suo Z, Zhang Y W, Analytical solutions of polymeric gel structures under buckling and wrinkle, International Journal of Applied Mechanics, 3, 235-257, 2011
    • Cui F S, Lee H P, Lu C, Chai P Effect of balloon length and compliance on vascular stent expansion, International Journal of Applied Mechanics, 2(3), 681-697, 2010
    • Cui F et al, Comment on “A biomechanical model of artery buckling published on Journal of Biomechanics (Volume 40, Issue 16, pages 3672–3678), Journal of Biomechanics, 43(4), 801-802, 2010
    • Lu Pin, Cui F STan MJ, A theoretical model for the bending of a laminated beam with SMA fiber embedded layer, Composite Structures. 90(4), 458–464, 2009
    • Wong Chin Ho, Cui Fangsen, et al 2007, Nonlinear finite element simulation to elucidate the determinants of perforator patency during sequential twisting, Annals of Plastic Surgery , 59(6), 672-678, 2007
    • Ju F, Coo YS, Cui F S, Dynamic response of tower crane induced by the pendulum motion of the payload, International Journal of Solids and Structures, 43(6), 376-389, Jan. 2006
    • Yan ZY, Cui F S, Hung KC, Investigation on the Normal Derivative Equation of Helmholtz Integral Equation in Acoustics, CMES-Computer Modeling in Engineering and Science, 7(1), 97-106, 2005
    • Cui F and Chew C H, Effectiveness of floating slab track system --- Part I Receptance method. Applied Acoustics, 61(4), 441-453, 2000
    • Cui F Chew CH, Xu JX, Cai YL, Bifurcation and Chaos in the Duffing Oscillator with a PID controller, Nonlinear Dynamics, Vol. 12, 251-262, 1997.


    • Cui F, Kumar G P, Zhang Y W, Leo H L, Design of self-expanding percutaneous cava valve stent for treatment of tricuspid regurgitation, ESB (Europe society of Biomechanics)2013, Patras, Greece. Aug 25-28, 2013.
    • Su B, Leo H L, Cui F, Kumar G P, Phang H Q, and Hon J K F, Experimental study of intra-ventricular flow using particle image velocimetry, 2nd International Conference on Engineering and Applied Science,. Tokyo, Japan, March 15-172013.
    • Su B, Zhong L, Cui F, Kumar, G P, Phang H Q, Hon J K F and Leo H L, FSI modeling of prosthetic mitral valve dynamics and left ventricular flow during diastole, 39th Annual Northeast Bioengineering Conference, Syracuse NY, April 5-5, 2013.
    • Kumar G P, Cui F, Danpinid A, Leo H L, Su B,Hon J K F, Computational modeling of a novel percutaneous mitral valve stent, ASME 2012 International Mechanical Engineering Congress&Exposition, Houston, Nov 9-15, 2012.
    • Danpinid A, Cui F, Kabinejadian F, Leo H L, and Ho H, Hemodynamic analysis of stent implantation at carotid bifurcation, The 10th International Symposium on Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering, Berlin, Germany, April 11-14, 2012
    • Kabinejadian F, Leo H L, Danpinid A, Cui F, Zhang Z, Ho P, Particle image velocimetry (PIV) flow measurements of carotid artery bifurcation with application to a novel covered carotid stent design”, World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Beijing 2012, May 26-31. (IFMBE Proceedings, Vol. 39, 2013, 1441-1444).
    • Kabinejadian F, Liang H L, Danpinid A, Cui F, Zhang Z, Ho P, In vitro flow measurements in anatomic models of carotid artery bifurcation, using particle image velocimetry (PIV) technique, ICEM15 (15th International Conference on Experimental Mechanics), Porto, Portugal. July 22-27, 2012.
    • Cui F, Ho P, Leo H L, Hemodynamics and fatigue analysis of a covered stent, ISB 2011, Belgium Brussels.
    • Cui F, Liu Z, Zhang Y W, Drug packaging and release devices made of pH sensitive gel: a proof-of-concept study by computer modeling and simulation, ICMAT2011Singapore, June 26-July 1, 2011
    • Liu Z, Swaddiwudhipong S, Cui F, Zang Y W, Analytical solutions of slender and thin polymeric gel structures under buckling, ICMAT 2011, Singapore, 6/26-7/1, 2011
    • Cui F, Han H-C, Zhang Y W, Mechanical performance study of vascular stent using computational modeling and simulation, 6th World Congress on Biomechanics, Singapore, 2010 Aug (IFMBE Proceedings, 2010, Vol 31, Part 6, 1443-1446, 2010)
    • Liu Z, Cui F, Guo T, Swaddiwudhipong S and Zhang Y W, Can use polymeric membrane gel theory to explain plant phyllotaxis? 4th MRS-S Conference on Advanced Materials, Singqpore, March 17 - 19, 2010.
    • Cui F, Han H-C, Zhang Y W, Finite Element Analysis of Artery Buckling under Internal Pressure, ICMAT2009, Symposium A, Singapore 28 June - 3 July 2009,
    • Cui F et al, Modeling and analysis of balloon assisted surgical procedures. A*STAR SCIENTIFC CONFERENCE, 2009
    • Cui FS, Lee HP, Zeng XH, Impact analysis of shoes using the structural intensity technique, , EMBEC 2008, 4th European Conference of the International Federation for Medical and Biological Engineering, Antwerp, Belgium, November 23 - 27, 2008 (IFMBE Proceedings, 2009, Vol 22, Part 16, 2081-2084, 2009)
    • Cui FS, Lee HP, Wang D Y, Nonlinear finite element analysis of balloon sinuplasty, EMBEC 2008, 4th European Conference of the International Federation for Medical and Biological Engineering, , Antwerp, Belgium, November 23 - 27, 2008 ( IFMBE Proceedings, Vol 22, Part 22, 2552-2555, 2009)
    • Tao JS, Koh YK, Cui FS, Wang PW, Yochai, Active structural acoustic control of honeycomb panel using piezo-electric actuator, 37th international congress and exposition on noise control engineering, internoise-2008, Shanghai China, October 26-29, 2008
    • Cui FS and LU C, Effect of vessel compliance on vascular patency in propeller type flap, Journal of biomechanical science and engineering (Electronic journal), Vol 2, supplement, S63-67. Nov,2007
    • Cui FS and Lu C, Modeling & Simulation of ultrasonic transducers, ICMAT 2007, Singapore, July 1-6, 2007
    • Cui F, Liu Z, Wong C H, Lee H P, Lu C, Tan B K, Modeling and simulation of blood vessel twisting during skin flap surgery, XVth International Conference on mechanics in medicine and biology, Singapore, Dec 6-8, 2006.
    • Cui F, Lee H P, Lu C, Study on the biomechanical behavior of vascular stent expansion using computer modeling and simulation, The 12th International Conference on Biomedical Engineering-ICBME 2005, Singapore, Dec 7-10. 2005.
    • 22. Ju F, Cui F, Liu Z S, Lee H P, and Lu C, Energy flow in high heel shoes in walking, ISB XXth Congress and ASB 29th Annual Meeting, Cleveland, Ohio, July 31-Aug 5, 2005.
    • Cui F, Hung K C, Development of computer programme for vibration analysis of HGA-Disk-Cassette Coupling System, CSE Symposium, Singapore. July 2003.
    • Cui F, Chew C H, Effectiveness of floating slab track system - simulations and measurements, The 2nd International Conference on Structural Stability and Dynamics, Singapore, December 16-18, 2002.
    • Cui F, Liu G R, and Lam K Y, Vibro-acoustic analysis of a finite cylinder with internal substructures, Proceedings of International Conference on Advanced Problems in Vibration Theory and Applications, Edited by Zhang J H and Zhang X N, Xi’an China, 625-628. 2000,
    • Cui F, Chew C H, Liu G R and Lam K Y, Sound radiation from oscillating finite cylinder, Proceedings of the APCOM "99: Fourth Asia-Pacific Conference on Computational Mechanics, Edited by Wang C M, Lee K H and Ang K K, pp. December 13-15, 517-522,1999.
    • Chew C H, Cui F and Ang TC, Characteristics of MRT train noise, INTER-NOISE’97, 25-27 August 1997, Budapest, Hungary.
    • Cui F, Xu J X, Cai Y L, Bifurcation and chaos of a Duffing oscillator with a PID controller, Fifth Conference on Nonlinear Vibrations, Stability and Dynamics of Structures, Blaksburg, VA, USA. June 1994.
    • Cai Y L, Cui F, Xu J X, Dynamical behavior of a forced Duffing oscillator with a PID controller, 2nd Asian Conference on Robotics and Its Application, Beijing, Oct. 1994.


    • Novel preferential covered stent for embolic prevention and preserving side branch perfusion, Singapore Provisional patent, Singapore P105462, 2011
    • Membrane for covering a peripheral surface of a stent (PCT patent, 2012. PCT WO2013055293 A1)

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