Biomedical Engineering Systems and Technologies

11th International Joint Conference, BIOSTEC 2018, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal, January 19–21, 2018, Revised Selected Papers

  • Alberto Cliquet Jr.
  • Sheldon Wiebe
  • Paul Anderson
  • Giovanni Saggio
  • Reyer Zwiggelaar
  • Hugo Gamboa
  • Ana Fred
  • Sergi Bermúdez i Badia
Conference proceedings BIOSTEC 2018

Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 1024)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiii
  2. Biomedical Electronics and Devices

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Arnaldo G. Leal-Junior, M. Fátima Domingues, Rui Min, Débora Vilarinho, Antreas Theodosiou, Cátia Tavares et al.
      Pages 3-25
    3. David Melo, Filipe Soares, Simão Felgueiras, João Gonçalves, Pedro Vieira
      Pages 26-48
    4. A. S. Moita, F. Jacinto, F. Mata, A. L. N. Moreira
      Pages 49-64
  3. Bioimaging

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 65-65
    2. Marc Aubreville, Miguel Goncalves, Christian Knipfer, Nicolai Oetter, Tobias Würfl, Helmut Neumann et al.
      Pages 67-85
    3. Bashir Isa Dodo, Yongmin Li, Khalid Eltayef, Xiaohui Liu
      Pages 86-99
    4. Faraj Alhwarin, Stefan Schiffer, Alexander Ferrein, Ingrid Scholl
      Pages 100-113
    5. Francesco Ponzio, Enrico Macii, Elisa Ficarra, Santa Di Cataldo
      Pages 114-131
    6. Matsilele Mabaso, Daniel Withey, Bhekisipho Twala
      Pages 132-145
  4. Bioinformatics Models, Methods and Algorithms

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 147-147
    2. Ophélie Guinaudeau, Gilles Bernot, Alexandre Muzy, Daniel Gaffé, Franck Grammont
      Pages 167-191
  5. Health Informatics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 211-211
    2. Christoph Stach, Frank Steimle, Bernhard Mitschang
      Pages 213-237
    3. Sandra Hellmers, Sandra Lau, Rebecca Diekmann, Lena Dasenbrock, Tobias Kromke, Jürgen M. Bauer et al.
      Pages 238-261
    4. João Pavão, Rute Bastardo, Luís Torres Pereira, Paula Oliveira, Victor Costa, Ana Isabel Martins et al.
      Pages 262-278
    5. Ana Dias, Ana Isabel Martins, Alexandra Queirós, Nelson Pacheco Rocha
      Pages 279-297
    6. Alessio Bottrighi, Luca Piovesan, Paolo Terenziani
      Pages 298-325
    7. Jean-Claude Tshilenge Mfumu, Annabelle Mercier, Michel Occello, Christine Verdier
      Pages 326-347
    8. M. L. Tlachac, Elke A. Rundensteiner, T. Scott Troppy, Kirthana Beaulac, Shira Doron, Kerri Barton
      Pages 348-366
    9. Olga Fajarda, Alina Trifan, Michel Van Speybroeck, Peter R. Rijnbeek, José Luís Oliveira
      Pages 367-383
    10. Juan L. Domínguez-Olmedo, Jacinto Mata, Victoria Pachón, Jose L. Lopez Guerra
      Pages 384-398
    11. Thomas Hartvigsen, Cansu Sen, Elke A. Rundensteiner
      Pages 399-419
    12. Susmitha Wunnava, Xiao Qin, Tabassum Kakar, M. L. Tlachac, Xiangnan Kong, Elke A. Rundensteiner et al.
      Pages 420-446
    13. Luca Anselma, Alessio Bottrighi, Luca Piovesan, Paolo Terenziani
      Pages 464-496
    14. Scott McLachlan, Kudakwashe Dube, Thomas Gallagher, Jennifer A. Simmonds, Norman Fenton
      Pages 497-523
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 525-526

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed post-conference proceedings of the 11th International Joint Conference on Biomedical Engineering Systems and Technologies, BIOSTEC 2018, held in Funchal, Madeira, Portugal, in January 2018.

The 25 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from a total of 299 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on biomedical electronics and devices; bioimaging; bioinformatics models, methods and algorithms; health informatics.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Alberto Cliquet Jr.
    • 1
  • Sheldon Wiebe
    • 2
  • Paul Anderson
    • 3
  • Giovanni Saggio
    • 4
  • Reyer Zwiggelaar
    • 5
  • Hugo Gamboa
    • 6
  • Ana Fred
    • 7
  • Sergi Bermúdez i Badia
    • 8
  1. 1.University of Sao PauloSão PauloBrazil
  2. 2.University of SaskatchewanSaskatoonCanada
  3. 3.College of CharlestonCharlestonUSA
  4. 4.University of Rome Tor VergataRomeItaly
  5. 5.Aberystwyth UniversityAberystwythUK
  6. 6.LIBPhysNew University of LisbonLisbonPortugal
  7. 7.Instituto de Telecomunicações and Instituto Superior TécnicoLisbonPortugal
  8. 8.Madeira Interactive Technologies InstituteUniversidade da MadeiraFunchalPortugal

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