Paul Docherty

Senior LecturerPaul Docherty

Director of Studies 1st Professional Year
Civil Mechanical E510
Internal Phone: 92230
Dr Docherty has a PhD in mechanical concentrating on numerical methods in physiology, a BE(hons) mechanical and is qualified floor and wall tiler.

Qualifications & Awards

Research Interests

Physiological Modelling, Insulin sensitivity, Parameter identification, Model identifiability

Recent Publications

  • Langdon R., Docherty PD., Mansell EJ. and Chase JG. (2018) Accurate and precise prediction of insulin sensitivity variance in critically ill patients. Biomedical Signal Processing and Control 39: 327-335. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bspc.2017.08.010.
  • Morton SE., Dickson J., Chase JG., Docherty P., Desaive T., Howe SL., Shaw GM. and Tawhai M. (2018) A virtual patient model for mechanical ventilation. Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine 165: 77-87. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cmpb.2018.08.004.
  • Othman NA., Docherty PD., Krebs JD., Bell DA. and Chase JG. (2018) The Need to Calculate Target Glucose Levels When Measuring Changes in Insulin Sensitivity During Interventions for Individuals With Type 2 Diabetes. Journal of Diabetes Science and Technology 12(3): 665-672. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1932296817750402.
  • Wilson J., Docherty P., Stubbs R., Chase GG. and Krebs J. (2018) Assessment of the Dynamic Insulin Secretion and Sensitivity Test (DISST) Pre and Post Gastric bypass Surgery. Experimental and Clinical Endocrinology and Diabetes http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/a-0603-3539.
  • Yazdi SG., Geoghegan PH., Docherty PD., Jermy M. and Khanafer A. (2018) A Review of Arterial Phantom Fabrication Methods for Flow Measurement Using PIV Techniques. Annals of Biomedical Engineering : 1-25. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10439-018-2085-8.