Professor Bruce Smaill
University of Auckland
Auckland Bioengineering Institute
Professor Bruce Smaill is a Principal Investigator in the Auckland Bioengineering Institute, and a long-standing member of the Department of Physiology. He is interested in the muscular architecture of the heart and how this affects electrical and mechanical function in normal and diseased hearts.
His research with colleagues in Auckland has been influential in the field. It combines structural imaging, experimental studies and computer modelling, and involves a team of physiologists, bioengineers and clinicians.