Helen Mulvana

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Helen is a Lecturer in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Glasgow. Her group collaborates with clinicians and life scientists to develop ultrasound techniques for earlier cancer diagnosis and treatment. She also has a keen interest in promoting equality and diversity in Engineering, working with social scientists and other engineers across academia and industry to establish new approaches to these long-standing issues.

Areas of Interest
Biomedical Sciences, Engineering
University of Glasgow
Key words
engineering, ultrasound, elastography, drug delivery, equality, diversity

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I am a palaeontologist and geologist on the faculty of the School of GeoSciences at the University of Edinburgh. I study the anatomy, genealogy, and evolution of dinosaurs and other extinct animals, with the aim of understanding how evolution works over long time scales and how the earth changes over time. I am also a keen communicator of science: I have written several books for kids and adults, appear often on television and radio, and consult regularly with the press.