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College of Engineering & Science - Louisiana Tech University

Center for
Biomedical Engr & Rehabilitation Science

Center Director

Leonidas Iasemidis - Ph.D.
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Department: Center for Biomedical Engineering and Rehabilitation Science (CBERS)
Learn more about Dr. Iasemidis.
Areas of Responsibility: Director of CBERS, Professor and Rhodes Eminent Chair of Biomedical Engineering; The Brain Dynamics Laboratory and The EEG Laboratory; Location: Biomedical Engineering Building

Contact Information:
Office: Biomedical Engineering Building, Room 203
Phone: (318) 257-5232
Fax: (318) 257-4000
eMail: leonidas@latech.edu

Research Specialization:
Biomedical Signal Processing; Biomedical Imaging and Image Processing; Neural and Rehabilitation Engineering; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, Systems Biology, and Modeling Methodologies; Therapeutic and Diagnostic Systems, Devices and Technologies, and Clinical Engineering; Biological and Medical Control Systems; Information Theory, Detection, Estimation and Identification

Focus Areas:
Biosignal Processing and Dynamics from Humans and Animals; Biosystems Modeling and Control; Neuromodulation; Brain Dynamics; Brain and Heart (MEG and EEG, and ECG); Modeling of Epilepsy; Seizures Prediction and Control; Epileptogenic Focus Localization; Evaluation and Monitoring of Antiepileptic Treatment and Therapy; Seizure Control via Implanted deep brain stimulators (DBS); Differential Diagnoses (seizures vs. psychogenic non-epileptic seizures; epilepsy vs. metabolic encephalopathy); Mechanisms of Status Epilepticus (SE); Mechanisms of SUDEP (Sudden Unexplained Death in Epilepsy); Identification and Classification of Sleep Disorders; Depth of Anaesthesia studies