Wenyao Xu

Wenyao Xu (M’13) received the Ph.D. degree from the Electrical Engineering Department, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA, in 2013. Currently, he is an Assistant Professor with the Computer Science and Engineering Department, the State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo, New York, NY, USA. His current research foci include embedded systems, computer architecture, wireless health, internet of things, and their applications in biomedicine, healthcare and security. He owned five licensed U.S. and international patents, and has authored more than 80 peer-reviewed journal and conference papers. Dr. Xu received the Best Paper Award of the IEEE Conference on Implantable and Wearable Body Sensor Networks in 2013, and the Best Demonstration Award of ACM Wireless Health Conference in 2011.

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Towards Unobtrusive Patient Handling Activity Recognition for Reducing Injury Risk among Caregivers
Nurses regularly perform patient handling activities. These activities with awkward postures expose healthcare providers to a high risk of overexertion injury. The recognition of patient handling activities is the first step to timely detect the injury development then reduce injury... Read more