Paul Docherty

Associate ProfessorPaul 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.


Research Interests

Physiological Modelling, Insulin sensitivity, Parameter identification, Model identifiability

Recent Publications

  • Morton SE., Knopp JL., Chase JG., Docherty P., Howe SL., Möller K., Shaw GM. and Tawhai M. (2019) Optimising mechanical ventilation through model-based methods and automation. Annual Reviews in Control
  • Morton SE., Knopp JL., Chase JG., Möller K., Docherty P., Shaw GM. and Tawhai M. (2019) Predictive Virtual Patient Modelling of Mechanical Ventilation: Impact of Recruitment Function. Annals of Biomedical Engineering
  • Pironet A., Docherty PD., Dauby PC., Chase JG. and Desaive T. (2019) Practical identifiability analysis of a minimal cardiovascular system model. Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine 171: 53-65.
  • Poole M., Murray R., Davidson SM. and Docherty PD. (2019) The quadratic dimensional reduction method for parameter identification. Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulation 73: 425-436.
  • Holder-Pearson L., Bekisz S., Knopp J., Docherty P., Chase JG. and Desaive T. (2018) Model-based Modified OGTT Insulin Sensitivity Test Design. IFAC-PapersOnLine 51(27): 86-91.