07/2019 We receive an NSF grant to develop an affordable, handheld imaging device for skin cancer detection.
The title of the paper is “Tumor Detection Using Millimeter-Wave Technology.”
06/2019 Our skin cancer imaging work is highlighted in Stevens news.
05/2019 Congratulations to Amir for receiving the Edward Peskin Award as well as the Paul Kaplan Award for his distinguished doctoral work at Stevens.
04/2019 We receive an NSF grant to develop an advanced wearable cardiovascular monitoring platform.
03/2019 Dr. Tavassolian is promoted to the rank of Associate Professor with tenure.
02/2019 We received a Bridging Grant from the School of Science and Engineering.
The title of the paper is “High-Contrast, Low-Cost, 3D Visualization of Skin Cancer Using Ultra-High-Resolution Millimeter-Wave Imaging.”
01/2019 Congratulations to Mehrdad for having a paper accepted to IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation.
The title of the paper is “A Concurrent Dual-Beam Phased-Array Doppler Radar Using MIMO Beamforming Techniques for Short-Range Vital-Signs Monitoring.”
12/2018 Amir successfully defends his Ph.D. thesis.
10/2018 Congratulations 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 Congratulations 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 Congratulations 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 Congratulations 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.
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 Congratulations 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 Congratulations 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.
Please also check the spring 2018 issue of the IMPACT Newsletter.
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. Congratulations 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 Congratulations 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 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 receive 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.
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.