Sidarto Bambang-Oetomo

Sidarto Bambang-Oetomo received the medical doctor degree from the Faculty of Medicine, University of Groningen, Groningen, the Netherlands, in 1979, and specialized in pediatrics and the Ph.D. degree from the same institute in 1988. He was a Research Fellow at the Perinatal Research Laboratory, Harbor UCLA, Torrance, CA, USA, from 1988 to 1989. In 1996, he was appointed as a Professor of Pediatrics and Neonatology at the University of Groningen. In 2003, he accepted the position of Consultant in Neonatology at the Maxima Medical Center, Veldhoven, The Netherlands. He was appointed as a Professor at the Faculty of Industrial Design, Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, the Netherlands, in 2007. His main research interest include the field of ambient intelligence and monitoring of vital functions of newborn infants using nonobtrusive technologies. Dr. Bambang-Oetomo is a Member of the Dutch Pediatric Society, the European Society for Pediatric Research, and the American Society of Pediatric Research.

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Unobtrusive Monitoring of Neonatal Brain Temperature Using a Zero-Heat-Flux Sensor Matrix
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