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Biomedical Engineering Systems and Technologies

10th International Joint Conference, BIOSTEC 2017, Porto, Portugal, February 21–23, 2017, Revised Selected Papers

  • Nathalia Peixoto
  • Margarida Silveira
  • Hesham H. Ali
  • Carlos Maciel
  • Egon L. van den Broek
Conference proceedings BIOSTEC 2017

Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 881)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXI
  2. Biomedical Electronics and Devices

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Giovanni Saggio, Alessandra Bianco, Giancarlo Orengo, Giuseppe Tancredi, Costantino Del Gaudio, Jacob Zeitani
      Pages 3-18
    3. Luís Rosado, Paulo T. Silva, José Faria, João Oliveira, Maria João M. Vasconcelos, Dirk Elias et al.
      Pages 19-44
    4. A. S. Moita, D. Vieira, F. Mata, J. Pereira, A. L. N. Moreira
      Pages 74-93
    5. Karine Charrière, Alain Rouleau, Olivier Gaiffe, Pascal Morel, Véronique Bourcier, Christian Pieralli et al.
      Pages 94-105
  3. Bioimaging

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 119-119
    2. Silvia Baglietto, Ibolya E. Kepiro, Gerrit Hilgen, Evelyne Sernagor, Vittorio Murino, Diego Sona
      Pages 121-133
    3. Aneta Lisowska, Erin Beveridge, Alison O’Neil, Vismantas Dilys, Keith Muir, Ian Poole
      Pages 134-145
    4. Malik Saad Sultan, Nelson Martins, Eva Costa, Diana Veiga, Manuel João Ferreira, Sandra Mattos et al.
      Pages 146-162
    5. Bartłomiej Stasiak, Paweł Tarasiuk, Izabela Michalska, Arkadiusz Tomczyk, Piotr S. Szczepaniak
      Pages 163-188
  4. Bioinformatics Models, Methods and Algorithms

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 189-189
    2. Sohei Ito, Kenji Osari, Shigeki Hagihara, Naoki Yonezaki
      Pages 191-211
    3. Jia Qian, Davide Marchiori, Matteo Comin
      Pages 212-226
    4. Rogério Güths, Guilherme P. Telles, Maria Emilia M. T. Walter, Nalvo F. Almeida
      Pages 248-267
    5. Claudio Alexandre Piedade, Marta Sousa Silva, Carlos Cordeiro, António E. N. Ferreira
      Pages 289-301

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed post-conference proceedings of the 10th International Joint Conference on Biomedical Engineering Systems and Technologies, BIOSTEC 2017, held in Porto, Portugal, in February 2017.

The 20 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from a total of 297 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on biomedical electronics and devices; bioimaging; bioinformatics models, methods and algorithms; bio-inspired systems and signal processing; and health informatics.


artificial intelligence bioinformatics bio-inspired systems bioimaging biomedical devices biomedical electronics computer networks formal logic formal methods health informatics image processing image segmentation neural networks problem solving semantics sensors signal processing

Editors and affiliations

  • Nathalia Peixoto
    • 1
  • Margarida Silveira
    • 2
  • Hesham H. Ali
    • 3
  • Carlos Maciel
    • 4
  • Egon L. van den Broek
    • 5
  1. 1.George Mason UniversityFairfaxUSA
  2. 2.Instituto Superior Técnico (IST)University of LisbonLisbonPortugal
  3. 3.University of Nebraska at OmahaOmahaUSA
  4. 4.University of Sao PauloSao Carlos, SPBrazil
  5. 5.Utrecht UniversityUtrechtThe Netherlands

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