Khanh A. Wahid

Khan A. Wahid completed his M.Sc and Ph.D from the University of Calgary. He earned his B.Sc degree from Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET). He was awarded with ”Killam Scholarship”, the most prestigious academic award for his doctoral research. He has won numerous other scholarships and awards, including the most distinguished ”Canada Graduate Scholarship” from NSERC. Dr. Wahid joined the Dept. of ECE in July 2007 as an Assistant Professor. He was promoted to Associate Professor in July 2012 and to Full Professor in July 2017. He has authored/co-authored 2 book chapters and over 140 peer-reviewed journal and international conference papers in the field of image and video compression, embedded systems, health informatics, m-health and e-health, body area networks, and medical imaging. He has two patents granted. Dr. Wahid is affiliated with the division of Biomedical Engineering in the College of Engineering. He has founded a rapid prototyping facility named ”Multimedia Processing and Prototyping Laboratory” for design, develop and performance analysis of digital systems in image and video processing and medical imaging applications. He is a registered Professional Engineer in the province of Saskatchewan, Canada and a Senior Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).

Associated articles

JTEHM, Articles, Published Articles
CHOBS: Color Histogram of Block Statistics for Automatic Bleeding Detection in Wireless Capsule Endoscopy Video
   Wireless capsule endoscopy (WCE) is the most advanced technology to visualize whole gastrointestinal (GI) tract in a non-invasive way. But the major disadvantage here, it takes long reviewing time, which is very laborious as continuous manual intervention is necessary. In... Read more
JTEHM, Articles, Published Articles
Efficacy Evaluation of SAVE for the Diagnosis of Superficial Neoplastic Lesion
The detection of non-polypoid superficial neoplastic lesions using current standard of white light endoscopy surveillance and random biopsy is associated with high miss rate. The subtle changes in mucosa caused by the flat and depressed neoplasms often go undetected and... Read more
JTEHM, Articles, Published Articles
Multiple Linear Discriminant Models for Extracting Salient Characteristic Patterns in Capsule Endoscopy Images for Multi-Disease Detection
Background: Computer-aided disease detection schemes from wireless capsule endoscopy (WCE) videos have received great attention by the researchers for reducing physicians’ burden due to the time-consuming and risky manual review process. While single disease classification schemes are greatly dealt by... Read more