Imperial College London

Emeritus ProfessorCharlesMichel

Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Bioengineering

Emeritus Professor



+44 (0)1481 823 452c.c.michel




4.29Royal School of MinesSouth Kensington Campus





Emeritus Professor of Physiology; formerly Professor and Head of  Section of Cellular and Integrative Biology, Biomedical Sciences, Imperial College; Professor and Head of Department of Physiology & Biophysics, St. Mary’s Hospital Medical School, London; and onetime Fellow of The Queen’s College, Oxford (1966-84).



Arkill KP, Michel CC, Rider EVM, et al., 2023, John squire and endothelial glycocalyx structure: an unfinished story, Journal of Muscle Research and Cell Motility, Vol:44, ISSN:0142-4319, Pages:217-223

Curry FE, Michel CC, 2021, The Colloid Osmotic Pressure Across the Glycocalyx: Role of Interstitial Fluid Sub-Compartments in Trans-Vascular Fluid Exchange in Skeletal Muscle, Frontiers in Cell and Developmental Biology, Vol:9, ISSN:2296-634X

Woodcock TE, Michel CC, 2021, Advances in the Starling Principle and Microvascular Fluid Exchange; Consequences and Implications for Fluid Therapy, Frontiers in Veterinary Science, Vol:8

Michel CC, Woodcock TE, Curry F-RE, 2020, Understanding and extending the Starling principle, Acta Anaesthesiologica Scandinavica, Vol:64, ISSN:0001-5172, Pages:1032-1037

Curry FE, Michel CC, 2019, The endothelial glycocalyx: Barrier functions versus red cell hemodynamics: A model of steady state ultrafiltration through a bi-layer formed by a porous outer layer and more selective membrane-associated inner layer, Biorheology, Vol:56, ISSN:0006-355X, Pages:113-130

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