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Miren joined KCL in May 2021 as a Study Coordinator working on the LonDownS project. Before joining King's, Miren completed a BSc. in Physics at University of Zaragoza, MSc. in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology at University of Barcelona, and  PhD. in Biomedical Engineering at Oxford University.

Research interests

  • Brain mechanics and electrophysiology
  • Neuroimaging
  • Neuropathology of Alzheimer’s disease
  • Neurotechnology
  • Brain stimulation


  • Tamayo-Elizalde, C. Kayal, H. Ye and A. Jérusalem. Single cell electrophysiological alterations under dynamic loading at ultrasonic frequencies. Brain Multiphysics, 2:100031, 2021. DOI:10.1016/j.brain.2021.100031, open access
  • Tamayo-Elizalde, H. Chen, M. Malboubi, H. Ye and A. Jérusalem. Action potential alterations induced by single F11 neuronal cell loading. Progress in Biophysics & Molecular Biology, SI: Physics of Excitable Media, 162:141-153, 2021. DOI:10.1016/j.pbiomolbio.2020.12.003
  • Jérusalem, Z. Al-Rekabi, H. Chen, A. Ercole, M. Malboubi, M. Tamayo-Elizalde, L. Verhagen and S. Contera. Electrophysiological-mechanical coupling in neuronal membrane and its role in ultrasound neuromodulation and general anaesthesia. Acta Biomaterialia, 97:116-140, 2019. DOI:10.1016/j.actbio.2019.07.041, open access