Group News

10/2018 Congrats to Mehrdad for having a paper accepted to IEEE Journal of Electromagnetics, RF, and Microwaves in Medicine and Biology.

  • The title of the paper is “Accurate Doppler Radar-Based Cardiopulmonary Sensing Using Chest-Wall Acceleration.”

09/2018 Welcome to Milad who joins our lab as a new Ph.D. student.

09/2018 Mehrdad successfully passes his Ph.D. proposal exam.

09/2018 Amir’s paper is accepted for presentation at IEEE BioCAS 2018.

  • The title of the paper is “Ultra-High-Resolution Millimeter-Wave Imaging: A New Promising Skin Cancer Imaging Modality.”

  • Amir also receives the IEEE BioCAS Student Travel Grant.

09/2018      Chenxi's paper is featured on the September cover of the IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics.

07/2018      Congrats to Amir for having a paper accepted to IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation. 

  • The paper is entitled: "W-Band Micromachined Antipodal Vivaldi Antenna Using SIW and CPW Structures."

07/2018     We receive an NSF I-Corp grant. 

07/2018     Congrats to Chenxi for having a paper accepted to IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering.

  • The paper is on An independent component analysis approach to motion noise cancellation of cardio-mechanical signals.

06/2018      Stevens has filed a provisional patent on our hybrid dual-beam radar.

04/2018      Congrats to Amir for having two papers accepted to IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering.

  • Paper#1 is on Ultra-Wideband, Stable Normal and Cancer Skin Tissue Phantoms for Millimeter-Wave Skin Cancer Imaging.

  • Paper #2 is on Synthetic Ultra-high-resolution Millimeter-wave Imaging for Skin Cancer Detection.

05/2018     Dr. Tavassolian delivers a talk at the Northrup Grumman Seminar Series at the University of Maryland, College Park. Link to video

04/2018     Chenxi's paper is featured in the May issue of IEEE JBHI in the Sensor Informatics category. 

04/2018     Dr. Tavassolian receives the 2018 Provost’s Early Career Award for Research Excellence. Link to Stevens News.

  • The award will be presented at the Faculty Awards and Ph.D. Hooding Ceremony on Tuesday, May 22 at 4:30 p.m. at the DeBaun Auditorium.

04/2018      Congrats to Mehrdad for having a second paper accepted to IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation. 

  • The paper is on a Broadband Slotted Blade Dipole Antenna for Airborne UAV Applications.

04/2018     Chenxi will present 2 papers in IEEE EMBC 2018.

04/2018      Dr. Tavassolian receives an STTR grant from the US Army Medical Research and Material Command

03/2018      Dr. Tavassolian is elevated to senior member of IEEE.

03/2018      Mehrdad will present one poster and one presentation at the IMBioC Conference in Philadelphia.

  • One paper is also nominated for the best paper award.

01/2018     Congrats to Mehrdad for receiving the MTT-S Graduate Fellowship in Medical Applications.

  • This award is the most prestigious award that a graduate student can receive from the IEEE Microwave Community. Link to Stevens News.

01/2018      Our cardiac monitoring research has been highlighted in Stevens news

11/2017      Dr. Tavassolian gives a talk at the ECE Department Seminar Series at Rutgers.

  • The title of the talk is: Bio-Electromagnetics and Wearable Health Monitoring Systems

11/2017      Our probe characterization paper is accepted in IEEE Microwave and Component Letters. Congrats to Amir.

11/2017      Combined  seismo  and  gyro-cardiography  paper  is  accepted  in  IEEE  Journal  of  Biomedical  and  Health  Infomatics. Congrats to Chenxi.

10/2017      Chenxi’s  paper  is  accepted  in  IEEE-NIH  Special  Topics  Conference  on  Healthcare  Innovations  and  Point-of-Care Technologies.

10/2017       Congrats to Amir for successfully passing his proposal exam.

09/2017       Our  skin  cancer  spectroscopy  paper  is  accepted  in  IEEE  Transactions  on  Biomedical  Engineering.  Congrats  to Amir.

08/2017       Our cardiovascular monitoring research receives an Ignition Grant Initiative award from Stevens.

06/2017       Congratulations to Mehrdad for receiving the I&E Doctoral Fellowship at Stevens

05/2017       Congrats to Mehrdad for having a paper accepted in IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques.

04/2017       Congratulations  to  Chenxi  for the acceptance of his paper in IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics.

04/2017       Congratulations to Mehrdad for the acceptance of his paper in IEEE Transactions on Antennas & Propagation.

03/2017       Congratulations to Mehrdad for having 4 papers accepted in IEEE APS.

02/2017       We filed a provisional patent on our synthetic ultra-wideband millimeter-wave imaging method.

02/2017       Congratulations  to Mehrdad for receiving the best poster award at the Graduate Research Conference.

01/2017       Congratulations  to  Chenxi  for the acceptance of his paper in IEEE Sensors Journal.

12/2016       Our  research  has  been  highlighted  in  the Stevens Impact Newsletter and on Stevens news.

12/2016       Congratulations  to  Chenxi  for  receiving the outstanding TA award of the ECE Department.

11/2016       Congratulations  to  Mehrdad  for  passing his qualifying exam.

09/2016      Congratulations to Chenxi for receiving the

09/2016      Our IRB application for skin cancer imaging studies is approved at

09/2016      We receieve a collaborative IGI grant from the Office of the Vice Provost for Research.

08/2016      Congratulations to Chenxi for receiving the EMBC 2016 NSF Award for Young Professionals.

08/2016      Congratulations to Chenxi for having 2 papers accepted in IEEE BioCAS 2016.

07/2016      Mehrdad’s paper is accepted in the IEEE Antennas and Wirelss Propagation Letters.

06/2016      Mehrdad attends IEEE APS with 2 posters and 1 presentation.

05/2016      Chenxi’s paper is accepted in the IEEE Sensors Journal.

05/2016      Congratulations to Chenxi for having his paper accepted in IEEE EMBC 2016.

04/2016      Prof. Michael Cima is visiting us on April 20. All are welcome to attend his seminar, “Device, Drug,  or Diagnostc, Engineering in a New World of Medicine.”

03/2016      Congratulations to Mehrdad for having 3 papers accepted in IEEE APS.

02/2016      Chenxi receives the best poster award at Stevens Graduate Research Conference. Well done Chenxi!

01/2016      Dr. Tavassolian receives the NSF CAREER Award. Link to Stevens news.

01/2016      Our paper on MEMS dielectric charging is accepted in IEEE MWCL.

01/2016      Amir’s paper is accepted in IET Microwaves, Antennas & Propagation. Great job Amir!

12/2015      We receive the Ignition Grant Initiative award from the Office of the Vice Provost for Research.

10/2015      Chenxi passes his qualifying exam at the top of the department. Well done Chenxi

!08/2015     Mehrdad Nosrati joins our group. Welcome Mehrdad.

08/2015      Congratulations to Amir and Chenxi for having their papers accepted in BIOCAS 2015.

07/2015      David receives the Undergraduate Healthcare Research Scholarship.

05/2015      Chenxi receives the Edward Peskin Award for an Outstanding Master’s Thesis. Great job Chenxi!

05/2015      Natalie Bezerra joins the group. Welcome Natalie.

05/2015      Chenxi successfully defends his Master’s thesis. He will continue towards his Ph.D. in the group.

04/2015      Amir receives the Innovations and Entrepreneurship Doctoral Fellowship. Congratulations Amir!

03/2015      Dr. Tavassolian presents at the University of Wisconsin Madison Seminar Series.