Metin Akay

Title and Affiliation

John S. Dunn Distinguished Endowed Chair Professor & Department Chair
Department of Biomedical Engineering
University of Houston

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Metin Akay


Phone: +1 (832) 842-8860
Address: Science and Engineering Research Center 2027, University of Houston

Research Interests


Neural Informatics Lab

Developing an intelligent wearable system for monitoring motor functions in Post-Stroke Hemiplegic Patients and detecting coronary artery disease

Investigate the effect of nicotine on the dynamics of ventral tegmental area (VTA) dopamine neural networks as well as the detection of coronary occlusions