Associate Professor Charles Macaskill

F07 - Carslaw Building
The University of Sydney

Selected grants

2016

  • Dynamics of atherosclerotic plaque formation, growth and regression; Myerscough M, Macaskill C; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Discovery Projects (DP).

2014

  • Transport Phenomena in the Lymphatic System; Bertram C, Macaskill C; National Institutes of Health (USA)/Research Support.

2006

  • Material boundaries in ultrasonics: New methods and in vitro studies in biomedical phantoms; Macaskill C, Poepping T, Fraser W, Thompson R; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Discovery Projects (DP).

2002

  • The effect of vessel wall structures on ultrasonic flow velocity measurements; Thompson R, Tortoli P, Fraser W, Macaskill C; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Discovery Projects (DP).

2001

  • Analysis of the ignition of an assembly of self-heating packages inside a shipping container; Macaskill C; DVC Research/Research and Development Scheme: Research and Development (R&D).

2000

  • Very high resolution modelling for quasi-geostrophic flow over topography in cylindrical geometry.; Macaskill C; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Small Grants.
  • Critical conditions for thermal ignition.; Macaskill C, Gray R; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Small Grants.

Selected publications

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Journals

  • Watson, M., Byrne, H., Macaskill, C., Myerscough, M. (2018). A two-phase model of early fibrous cap formation in atherosclerosis. Journal of Theoretical Biology, 456(7 November 2018), 123-136. [More Information]
  • Bertram, C., Macaskill, C., Davis, M., Moore, J. (2018). Contraction of collecting lymphatics: organization of pressure-dependent rate for multiple lymphangions. Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology, 17(5), 1513-1532. [More Information]
  • Bertram, C., Macaskill, C., Davis, M., Moore, J. (2017). Valve-related modes of pump failure in collecting lymphatics: numerical and experimental investigation. Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology, 16(6), 1987-2003. [More Information]
  • Bertram, C., Macaskill, C., Davis, M., Moore, Jr, J. (2016). Consequences of intravascular lymphatic valve properties: A study of contraction timing in a multi-lymphangion model. American Journal of Physiology - Heart and Circulatory Physiology, 310(7), H847-H860. [More Information]
  • Bertram, C., Macaskill, C., Moore, J. (2016). Pump function curve shape for a model lymphatic vessel. Medical Engineering and Physics, 38(7), 656-663. [More Information]
  • Bertram, C., Macaskill, C., Davis, M., Moore, J. (2014). Development of a model of a multi-lymphangion lymphatic vessel incorporating realistic and measured parameter values. Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology, 13(2), 401-406. [More Information]
  • Bertram, C., Macaskill, C., Moore, J. (2014). Incorporating measured valve properties into a numerical model of a lymphatic vessel. Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering, 17(14), 1519-1534. [More Information]
  • Sutherland, D., Macaskill, C., Dritschel, D. (2013). The effect of slip length on vortex rebound from a rigid boundary. Physics of Fluids, 25(9), 1-22. [More Information]
  • Schaerf, T., Macaskill, C. (2012). On contour crossings in contour-advective simulations - part 1 - algorithm for detection and quantification. Journal of Computational Physics, 231(2), 465-480. [More Information]
  • Schaerf, T., Macaskill, C. (2012). On contour crossings in contour-advective simulations - part 2 - analysis of crossing errors and methods for their prevention. Journal of Computational Physics, 231(2), 481-504. [More Information]
  • Bertram, C., Macaskill, C., Moore, J. (2011). Simulation of a Chain of Collapsible Contracting Lymphangions with Progressive Valve Closure. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, 133(1), 011008-1-011008-10. [More Information]
  • Jomaa, Z., Macaskill, C. (2010). The Shortley-Weller embedded finite-difference method for the 3D Poisson equation with mixed boundary conditions. Journal of Computational Physics, 229(10), 3675-3690. [More Information]
  • Dritschel, D., Scott, R., Macaskill, C., Gottwald, G., Tran, C. (2009). Late time evolution of unforced inviscid two-dimensional turbulence. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 640, 215-233. [More Information]
  • Thompson, R., Macaskill, C., Padden, W. (2009). The acoustic field in biomedical tissue with midscale inhomogeneities. IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics and Frequency Control, 56(2), 304-313. [More Information]
  • Vanderhoff, J., Nomura, K., Rottman, J., Macaskill, C. (2008). Doppler spreading of internal gravity waves by an inertia-wave packet. Journal of Geophysical Research, 113, C05018-1-C05018-14. [More Information]
  • Dritschel, D., Scott, R., Macaskill, C., Gottwald, G., Tran, C. (2008). Unifying Scaling Theory for Vortex Dynamics in Two-Dimensional Turbulence. Physical Review Letters, 101, 094501-1-094501-4. [More Information]
  • Steel, R., Thompson, R., Macaskill, C. (2006). Ultrasonic edge shadowing around cylindrical cavities with and without walls. IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics and Frequency Control, 53(5), 991-1000. [More Information]
  • Jomaa, Z., Macaskill, C. (2005). The embedded finite difference method for the Poisson equation in a domain with an irregular boundary and Dirichlet boundary conditions. Journal of Computational Physics, 202(2), 488-506. [More Information]
  • Jomaa, Z., Macaskill, C. (2004). A Finite Difference Poisson Solver For Irregular Geometries, Ctac-2003, Proceedings Of The 11Th Computational Techniques And Applications Conference. ANZIAM Journal, 45(part E), C713-C728.
  • Thompson, R., Macaskill, C., Fraser, W., Farnell, L. (2004). Acoustic intensity for a long vessel with noncircular cross section. IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics and Frequency Control, 51(5), 566-575. [More Information]
  • Steel, R., Poepping, T., Thompson, R., Macaskill, C. (2004). Origins of the edge shadowing artefact in medical ultrasound imaging. Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology, 30(9), 1153-1162. [More Information]
  • Macaskill, C., Padden, W., Dritschel, D. (2003). The CASL algorithm for quasi-geostrophic flow in a cylinder. Journal of Computational Physics, 188(1), 232-251. [More Information]
  • Macaskill, C., Bassom, A., Gilbert, A. (2002). Nonlinear wind-up in a strained planar vortex. European Journal Of Mechanics - B/Fluids, 21(3), 293-306. [More Information]
  • Gray, B., Kalliadassis, S., Lazarovici, A., Macaskill, C., Merkin, J., Scott, S. (2002). The suppression of an exothermic branched-chain flame through endothermic reaction and radical scavenging. Proceedings of the Royal Society A, 458(2025), 2119-2138. [More Information]
  • Gray, B., Sexton, M., Halliburton, B., Macaskill, C. (2002). Wetting-induced ignition in cellulosic materials. Fire Safety Journal, 37(5), 465-479. [More Information]
  • Macaskill, C., Sexton, M., Gray, B. (2001). A reaction-diffusion model of stored bagasse. ANZIAM Journal, 43, 13-34.
  • Sexton, M., Macaskill, C., Gray, B. (2001). Self-heating and drying in two-dimensional bagasse piles. Combustion Theory and Modelling, 5(4), 517-536.

Conferences

  • Bertram, C., Macaskill, C., Moore, J. (2013). Towards a realistic model of a lymphatic network: Improved methods of solution of the equations for many lymphangions in series. ASME 2013 Summer Bioengineering Conference, SBC 2013, New York City, U.S.: ASME Digital Library. [More Information]
  • Jomaa, Z., Macaskill, C. (2008). Numerical solution of the 2D Poisson equation on an irregular domain with Robin boundary conditions. CTAC08 - The 14th Biennial Computational Techniques and Applications Conference, Australia: Australian Mathematical Society.
  • Fraser, W., Macaskill, C., McGuinness, M., Thornton, A. (2008). Strip track-off and buckling between transport rollers. 2007 Mathematics and Statistics in Industry Group, MISG2007, Wollongong: University of Wollongong.
  • Padden, W., Thompson, R., Macaskill, C. (2007). Using the phase modulation imposed by tissue inhomogeneity to determine the full acoustic near field. 2007 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, USA: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). [More Information]
  • Thompson, R., Macaskill, C., Farnell, L. (2005). Exact and weak scattering models for the complex acoustic field near to cylindrical walls and boundaries in tissue. IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, United States: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).
  • Macaskill, C. (2004). A Blob Insertion Technique For The Vortex Blob Method. 15th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference AFMC 2004, Australia: University of Sydney.
  • Schaerf, T., Macaskill, C. (2004). Detecting Contour Crossings In Contour Dynamical And Contour-Advective Semi-Lagrangian Simulations. CTAC 2003, Online: ANZIAM Journal.
  • Steel, R., Macaskill, C., Thompson, R., Mendonca-Santos, M. (2004). Edge Shadows Around Rigid, Absorbing, And Non-Absorbing Cylinders. 2004 IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium, Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). [More Information]
  • Gray, B., Macaskill, C. (2004). The Role Of Self-Heating In The Estimation Of Kinetic Constants For Thermally Unstable Materials Using Differential Scanning Calorimetry (Dsc). 10th International Fire Science and Engineering Conference, Edinburgh, Scotland: Interscience Communications.
  • Britton, S., Coleman, C., Ivers, D., James, R., Macaskill, C. (2003). Using Acrotex to provide a structured learning environment for mathematics. Fourth Southern Hemisphere Symposium on Undergraduate Mathematics and Statistics Teaching And Learning, NZ: New Zealand Mathematical Society.
  • Thompson, R., Macaskill, C., Farnell, L., Fraser, W. (2002). Ultrasound intensity calculations for a vessel with simulated wall lesion. IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, United States: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).

Reference Works

  • Macaskill, C., Schaerf, T. (2005). Jupiter's Great Red Spot. In Alwyn Scott (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Nonlinear Science. (pp. 486-488). Routledge imprint of Taylor & Francis.

2018

  • Watson, M., Byrne, H., Macaskill, C., Myerscough, M. (2018). A two-phase model of early fibrous cap formation in atherosclerosis. Journal of Theoretical Biology, 456(7 November 2018), 123-136. [More Information]
  • Bertram, C., Macaskill, C., Davis, M., Moore, J. (2018). Contraction of collecting lymphatics: organization of pressure-dependent rate for multiple lymphangions. Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology, 17(5), 1513-1532. [More Information]

2017

  • Bertram, C., Macaskill, C., Davis, M., Moore, J. (2017). Valve-related modes of pump failure in collecting lymphatics: numerical and experimental investigation. Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology, 16(6), 1987-2003. [More Information]

2016

  • Bertram, C., Macaskill, C., Davis, M., Moore, Jr, J. (2016). Consequences of intravascular lymphatic valve properties: A study of contraction timing in a multi-lymphangion model. American Journal of Physiology - Heart and Circulatory Physiology, 310(7), H847-H860. [More Information]
  • Bertram, C., Macaskill, C., Moore, J. (2016). Pump function curve shape for a model lymphatic vessel. Medical Engineering and Physics, 38(7), 656-663. [More Information]

2014

  • Bertram, C., Macaskill, C., Davis, M., Moore, J. (2014). Development of a model of a multi-lymphangion lymphatic vessel incorporating realistic and measured parameter values. Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology, 13(2), 401-406. [More Information]
  • Bertram, C., Macaskill, C., Moore, J. (2014). Incorporating measured valve properties into a numerical model of a lymphatic vessel. Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering, 17(14), 1519-1534. [More Information]

2013

  • Sutherland, D., Macaskill, C., Dritschel, D. (2013). The effect of slip length on vortex rebound from a rigid boundary. Physics of Fluids, 25(9), 1-22. [More Information]
  • Bertram, C., Macaskill, C., Moore, J. (2013). Towards a realistic model of a lymphatic network: Improved methods of solution of the equations for many lymphangions in series. ASME 2013 Summer Bioengineering Conference, SBC 2013, New York City, U.S.: ASME Digital Library. [More Information]

2012

  • Schaerf, T., Macaskill, C. (2012). On contour crossings in contour-advective simulations - part 1 - algorithm for detection and quantification. Journal of Computational Physics, 231(2), 465-480. [More Information]
  • Schaerf, T., Macaskill, C. (2012). On contour crossings in contour-advective simulations - part 2 - analysis of crossing errors and methods for their prevention. Journal of Computational Physics, 231(2), 481-504. [More Information]

2011

  • Bertram, C., Macaskill, C., Moore, J. (2011). Simulation of a Chain of Collapsible Contracting Lymphangions with Progressive Valve Closure. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, 133(1), 011008-1-011008-10. [More Information]

2010

  • Jomaa, Z., Macaskill, C. (2010). The Shortley-Weller embedded finite-difference method for the 3D Poisson equation with mixed boundary conditions. Journal of Computational Physics, 229(10), 3675-3690. [More Information]

2009

  • Dritschel, D., Scott, R., Macaskill, C., Gottwald, G., Tran, C. (2009). Late time evolution of unforced inviscid two-dimensional turbulence. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 640, 215-233. [More Information]
  • Thompson, R., Macaskill, C., Padden, W. (2009). The acoustic field in biomedical tissue with midscale inhomogeneities. IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics and Frequency Control, 56(2), 304-313. [More Information]

2008

  • Vanderhoff, J., Nomura, K., Rottman, J., Macaskill, C. (2008). Doppler spreading of internal gravity waves by an inertia-wave packet. Journal of Geophysical Research, 113, C05018-1-C05018-14. [More Information]
  • Jomaa, Z., Macaskill, C. (2008). Numerical solution of the 2D Poisson equation on an irregular domain with Robin boundary conditions. CTAC08 - The 14th Biennial Computational Techniques and Applications Conference, Australia: Australian Mathematical Society.
  • Fraser, W., Macaskill, C., McGuinness, M., Thornton, A. (2008). Strip track-off and buckling between transport rollers. 2007 Mathematics and Statistics in Industry Group, MISG2007, Wollongong: University of Wollongong.
  • Dritschel, D., Scott, R., Macaskill, C., Gottwald, G., Tran, C. (2008). Unifying Scaling Theory for Vortex Dynamics in Two-Dimensional Turbulence. Physical Review Letters, 101, 094501-1-094501-4. [More Information]

2007

  • Padden, W., Thompson, R., Macaskill, C. (2007). Using the phase modulation imposed by tissue inhomogeneity to determine the full acoustic near field. 2007 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, USA: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). [More Information]

2006

  • Steel, R., Thompson, R., Macaskill, C. (2006). Ultrasonic edge shadowing around cylindrical cavities with and without walls. IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics and Frequency Control, 53(5), 991-1000. [More Information]

2005

  • Thompson, R., Macaskill, C., Farnell, L. (2005). Exact and weak scattering models for the complex acoustic field near to cylindrical walls and boundaries in tissue. IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, United States: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).
  • Macaskill, C., Schaerf, T. (2005). Jupiter's Great Red Spot. In Alwyn Scott (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Nonlinear Science. (pp. 486-488). Routledge imprint of Taylor & Francis.
  • Jomaa, Z., Macaskill, C. (2005). The embedded finite difference method for the Poisson equation in a domain with an irregular boundary and Dirichlet boundary conditions. Journal of Computational Physics, 202(2), 488-506. [More Information]

2004

  • Macaskill, C. (2004). A Blob Insertion Technique For The Vortex Blob Method. 15th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference AFMC 2004, Australia: University of Sydney.
  • Jomaa, Z., Macaskill, C. (2004). A Finite Difference Poisson Solver For Irregular Geometries, Ctac-2003, Proceedings Of The 11Th Computational Techniques And Applications Conference. ANZIAM Journal, 45(part E), C713-C728.
  • Thompson, R., Macaskill, C., Fraser, W., Farnell, L. (2004). Acoustic intensity for a long vessel with noncircular cross section. IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics and Frequency Control, 51(5), 566-575. [More Information]
  • Schaerf, T., Macaskill, C. (2004). Detecting Contour Crossings In Contour Dynamical And Contour-Advective Semi-Lagrangian Simulations. CTAC 2003, Online: ANZIAM Journal.
  • Steel, R., Macaskill, C., Thompson, R., Mendonca-Santos, M. (2004). Edge Shadows Around Rigid, Absorbing, And Non-Absorbing Cylinders. 2004 IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium, Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). [More Information]
  • Steel, R., Poepping, T., Thompson, R., Macaskill, C. (2004). Origins of the edge shadowing artefact in medical ultrasound imaging. Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology, 30(9), 1153-1162. [More Information]
  • Gray, B., Macaskill, C. (2004). The Role Of Self-Heating In The Estimation Of Kinetic Constants For Thermally Unstable Materials Using Differential Scanning Calorimetry (Dsc). 10th International Fire Science and Engineering Conference, Edinburgh, Scotland: Interscience Communications.

2003

  • Macaskill, C., Padden, W., Dritschel, D. (2003). The CASL algorithm for quasi-geostrophic flow in a cylinder. Journal of Computational Physics, 188(1), 232-251. [More Information]
  • Britton, S., Coleman, C., Ivers, D., James, R., Macaskill, C. (2003). Using Acrotex to provide a structured learning environment for mathematics. Fourth Southern Hemisphere Symposium on Undergraduate Mathematics and Statistics Teaching And Learning, NZ: New Zealand Mathematical Society.

2002

  • Macaskill, C., Bassom, A., Gilbert, A. (2002). Nonlinear wind-up in a strained planar vortex. European Journal Of Mechanics - B/Fluids, 21(3), 293-306. [More Information]
  • Gray, B., Kalliadassis, S., Lazarovici, A., Macaskill, C., Merkin, J., Scott, S. (2002). The suppression of an exothermic branched-chain flame through endothermic reaction and radical scavenging. Proceedings of the Royal Society A, 458(2025), 2119-2138. [More Information]
  • Thompson, R., Macaskill, C., Farnell, L., Fraser, W. (2002). Ultrasound intensity calculations for a vessel with simulated wall lesion. IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, United States: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).
  • Gray, B., Sexton, M., Halliburton, B., Macaskill, C. (2002). Wetting-induced ignition in cellulosic materials. Fire Safety Journal, 37(5), 465-479. [More Information]

2001

  • Macaskill, C., Sexton, M., Gray, B. (2001). A reaction-diffusion model of stored bagasse. ANZIAM Journal, 43, 13-34.
  • Sexton, M., Macaskill, C., Gray, B. (2001). Self-heating and drying in two-dimensional bagasse piles. Combustion Theory and Modelling, 5(4), 517-536.

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