Asimina Kiourti

Asimina Kiourti

Asimina Kiourti (S’10–M’14) received the Diploma degree in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Patras, Greece, in 2008, the M.Sc. degree in technologies for broadband communications from University College London, U.K., in 2009, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical and computer engineering from the National Technical University of Athens, Greece, in 2013. She is currently an Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA. She has authored or coauthored more than 90 journal and conference papers and seven book chapters. Her research interests include medical sensing, antennas for medical applications, RF circuits, bioelectromagnetics, and flexible textile-based electronics. Dr. Kiourti is Associate Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation. She has received several awards and scholarships, including the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMB-S) Young Investigator Award for 2014, the IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (MTT-S) Graduate Fellowship for Medical Applications for 2012, and the IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society (AP-S) Doctoral Research Award for 2011.

Associated articles

TBME, Featured Articles
A Review of In-Body Biotelemetry Devices: Implantables, Ingestibles, and Injectables
Wireless medical devices used to sense physiological parameters (sensors) and/or stimulate the nervous system (stimulators) are becoming increasingly popular. In fact, 27% of Americans already use some sort of wearable device, such as a smart watch that records heart rate... Read more
TBME, Featured Articles
Wrap-Around Wearable Coils for Seamless Monitoring of Joint Flexion
Monitoring human body kinematics can open doors to innumerable applications in sectors including (a) healthcare (rehabilitation, and research on understanding complicated motor disabling conditions), (b) sports (rehabilitation and training), (c) gesture recognition, (d) gaming, and (e) virtual reality, among others. To... Read more
TBME, Featured Articles, Special Issue: BRAIN
A Wireless Fully-Passive Neural Recording Device for Unobtrusive Neuropotential Monitoring
Asimina Kiourti, Cedric W.L. Lee, Junseok Chae, and John L. Volakis, The Ohio State University, Arizona State University, USA Brain implant technology has a strong potential to improve the individual’s well-being. However, current brain implants lack the safety and reliability required for unobtrusive,... Read more