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life$^x$ - heart module: a high-performance simulator for the cardiac function. Package 1: Fiber generation

  title={life\$^x\$ - heart module: a high-performance simulator for the cardiac function. Package 1: Fiber generation},
  author={Pasquale Claudio Africa and Roberto Piersanti and Marco Fedele and Luca Dede’ and Alfio Quarteroni},
Modeling the whole cardiac function involves several complex multiphysics and multi-scale phenomena that are highly computationally demanding, which makes calling for simpler yet accurate, high-performance computational tools still a paramount challenge to be addressed. Despite all the efforts made by several research groups worldwide, no software has progressed as a standard reference tool for whole-heart fully-coupled cardiac simulations in the scientific community yet. In this work we… 

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