Yassin Khalifa received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in 2010 and 2013 respectively from Biomedical Engineering Department, Cairo University, Egypt. He is currently a Research Assistant at the department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Swanson School of Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA. From 2011 to 2016, Yassin worked as a teaching and research assistant for Cairo University and Nile University, Egypt, where he helped in teaching of several courses in both graduate and undergraduate levels and participated in multiple research projects focusing on big data analytics, machine learning and statistical analysis. His current research interests include biomedical signal processing, data science especially big data analytics and the applications of deep learning.
JTEHM, Articles, Published ArticlesHigh Resolution Cervical Auscultation Signal Features Reflect Vertical and Horizontal Displacement of the Hyoid Bone During Swallowing
Cédrine Rebrion, Zhenwei Zhang, Yassin Khalifa, Mona Ramadan, Atsuko Kurosu, James L. Coyle, Subashan Perera, Ervin Sejdić
Abstract Millions of people across the globe suffer from swallowing difficulties, known as dysphagia, which can lead to malnutrition, pneumonia, and even death. Swallowing cervical auscultation, which has been suggested as a noninvasive screening method for dysphagia, has not been associated... Read more
Posted on 9 JAN 2019