Babak Taati

Babak Taati, PhD PEng, received his BSc, MASc, and PhD from Sharif University of Technology, Simon Fraser University, and Queen’s university (2009) respectively. He is a Scientist at the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute – University Health Network, with a cross appointment in the Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering (IBBME) at the University of Toronto. He also holds an Assistant Professor appointment (status only) in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Toronto. His research applies computer vision systems to solve real-world health care challenges in rehabilitation and the management of chronic conditions.

Associated articles

JTEHM, Articles, Published Articles
Vision-Based Heart and Respiratory Rate Monitoring During Sleep — A Validation Study for the Population at Risk of Sleep Apnea
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JTEHM, Articles, Published Articles
Automatic Detection of Compensation during Robotic Stroke Rehabilitation Therapy
      Robotic stroke rehabilitation therapy can greatly increase the efficiency of therapy delivery. However, when left unsupervised, users often compensate for limitations in affected muscles and joints by recruiting unaffected muscles and joints, leading to undesirable rehabilitation outcomes. This paper aims... Read more