Kayvan Najarian

Kayvan Najarian (SM'07) received the B.Sc. degree in electrical engineering from Sharif University, Tehran, Iran, the M.Sc. degree in biomedical engineering from Amirkabir University, Tehran, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical and computer engineering from the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada. He is an Associate Professor in the Departments of Computational Medicine and Bioinformatics, and Emergency Medicine at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA. He also serves as the Director of the Michigan Center for Integrative Research in Critical Care's Biosignal-Image and Computational Core program. His research interests include design of signal/image processing and machine learning methods to create computer-assisted clinical decision support systems that improve patient care. Dr. Najarian serves as the Editor-in-Chief of a journal in the field of biomedical engineering as well as the Associate Editor of two journals in the field of biomedical informatics. He is also a Member of many editorial boards and has served as a Guest Editor of special issues for several journals.

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Epsilon-Tube Filtering: Reduction of High-Amplitude Motion Artifacts from Impedance Plethysmography Signal
S. Ansari, K. Ward, K. Najarian Impedance plethysmography (IP) has long been used to monitor respiration, although the applied use of this technology has been limited to hospitals and other medical facilities. The largest obstacle that arises when one uses the... Read more