Amanda Randles

Randles

Alfred Winborne and Victoria Stover Mordecai Assistant Professor of Biomedical Sciences

My research in biomedical simulation and high-performance computing focuses on the development of new computational tools that we use to provide insight into the localization and development of human diseases ranging from atherosclerosis to cancer. 

Appointments and Affiliations

  • Alfred Winborne and Victoria Stover Mordecai Assistant Professor of Biomedical Sciences
  • Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
  • Assistant Professor of Computer Science
  • Assistant Professor of Mathematics
  • Member of the Duke Cancer Institute

Contact Information

  • Office Location: 301 Gross Hall, 140 Science Dr., Durham, NC 27708
  • Office Phone: (919) 660-5425
  • Email Address: amanda.randles@duke.edu
  • Websites:

Education

  • Ph.D. Harvard University , 2013

Research Interests

Randle's research in biomedical simulation and high performance computing focuses on the development of new computational tools that she uses to provide insight into the localization and development of human diseases ranging from atherosclerosis to cancer.

Awards, Honors, and Distinctions

  • IEEE-CS Technical Consortium on High Performance Computing (TCHPC) Award for Excellence for Early Career Researchers in High Performance Computing. IEEE. 2017
  • MIT TR35 Visionary. MIT TR35. 2017
  • Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award. Oak Ridge Associated Universities. 2016
  • Best Paper, IEEE International Conference on Computational Science (ICCS) 2015. IEEE. 2015
  • Gordon Bell Finalist. ACM. 2015
  • Early Independence Award. NIH. 2014
  • Lawrence Fellowship. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. 2013
  • U.S. Delegate . Heidelberg Laureate Forum. 2013
  • Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship. Google. 2012
  • George Michael Memorial High Performance Computing Fellowship. ACM/IEEE. 2012
  • U.S. Delegate . Lindau Nobel Laureates and Students Meeting Dedicated to Physics. 2012
  • Computational Science Graduate Fellowship. Department of Energy. 2010
  • George Michael Memorial High Performance Computing Fellowship. ACM/IEEE. 2010
  • Gordon Bell Finalist. ACM. 2010
  • Graduate Research Fellowship. National Science Foundation. 2009

Courses Taught

  • BME 307: Transport Phenomena in Biological Systems (AC or GE, BB)
  • BME 394: Projects in Biomedical Engineering (GE)
  • BME 493: Projects in Biomedical Engineering (GE)
  • BME 494: Projects in Biomedical Engineering (GE)
  • BME 590: Special Topics in Biomedical Engineering
  • BME 590L: Special Topics with Lab
  • CEE 307: Transport Phenomena in Biological Systems (AC or GE, BB)
  • COMPSCI 394: Research Independent Study

In the News

Representative Publications

  • Gounley, J; Vardhan, M; Randles, A, A Framework for Comparing Vascular Hemodynamics at Different Points in Time., Computer Physics Communications, vol 235 (2019), pp. 1-8 [10.1016/j.cpc.2018.05.014] [abs].
  • Gounley, J; Draeger, EW; Oppelstrup, T; Krauss, WD; Gunnels, JA; Chaudhury, R; Nair, P; Frakes, D; Leopold, JA; Randles, A, Computing the ankle-brachial index with parallel computational fluid dynamics., Journal of Biomechanics (2018) [10.1016/j.jbiomech.2018.10.007] [abs].
  • Hegele, LA; Scagliarini, A; Sbragaglia, M; Mattila, KK; Philippi, PC; Puleri, DF; Gounley, J; Randles, A, High-Reynolds-number turbulent cavity flow using the lattice Boltzmann method, Physical Review. E, vol 98 no. 4 (2018) [10.1103/PhysRevE.98.043302] [abs].
  • Herschlag, G; Lee, S; Vetter, JS; Randles, A, GPU data access on complex geometries for D3Q19 lattice boltzmann method, Proceedings 2018 Ieee 32nd International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium, Ipdps 2018 (2018), pp. 825-834 [10.1109/IPDPS.2018.00092] [abs].
  • Rafat, M; Stone, HA; Auguste, DT; Dabagh, M; Randles, A; Heller, M; Rabinov, JD, Impact of diversity of morphological characteristics and Reynolds number on local hemodynamics in basilar aneurysms, Aiche Journal, vol 64 no. 7 (2018), pp. 2792-2802 [10.1002/aic.16091] [abs].