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Biomedical Engineering Systems and Technologies

5th International Joint Conference, BIOSTEC 2012, Vilamoura, Portugal, February 1-4, 2012, Revised Selected Papers

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Table of contents (27 papers)

  1. Front Matter

  2. Invited Paper

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1
    2. Biomedical 2D and 3D Imaging: State of Art and Future Perspectives

      • Giovanna Sansoni, Franco Docchio
      Pages 3-19
  3. Part I: Biomedical Electronics and Devices

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 21-21
    2. Dry and Water-Based EEG Electrodes in SSVEP-Based BCI Applications

      • Vojkan Mihajlović, Gary Garcia-Molina, Jan Peuscher
      Pages 23-40
    3. Nitrite Biosensing Using Cytochrome C Nitrite Reductase: Towards a Disposable Strip Electrode

      • Cátia Correia, Marcelo Rodrigues, Célia M. Silveira, José J. G. Moura, Estibaliz Ochoteco, Elena Jubete et al.
      Pages 41-50
    4. A Real-Time and Portable Bionic Eye Simulator

      • Horace Josh, Benedict Yong, Lindsay Kleeman
      Pages 51-67
    5. Pathogen Detection Using Magnetoelastic Biosentinels

      • Howard Clyde Wikle III, Suiqiong Li, Aleksandr Simonian, Bryan A. Chin
      Pages 68-79
    6. Multi-source Harvesting Systems for Electric Energy Generation on Smart Hip Prostheses

      • Marco P. Soares dos Santos, Jorge A. F. Ferreira, A. Ramos, Ricardo Pascoal, Raul Morais dos Santos, Nuno M. Silva et al.
      Pages 80-96
    7. An Integrated Portable Device for the Hand Functional Assessment in the Clinical Practice

      • Danilo Pani, Gianluca Barabino, Alessia Dessì, Matteo Piga, Iosto Tradori, Alessandro Mathieu et al.
      Pages 97-110
  4. Part II: Bioinformatics Models, Methods and Algorithms

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 111-111
    2. Forests of Latent Tree Models to Decipher Genotype-Phenotype Associations

      • Christine Sinoquet, Raphaël Mourad, Philippe Leray
      Pages 113-134
    3. Laser Doppler Flowmeters Prototypes: Monte Carlo Simulations Validation Paired with Measurements

      • Edite Figueiras, Anne Humeau-Heurtier, Rita Campos, Ricardo Oliveira, Luís F. Requicha Ferreira, Frits de Mul
      Pages 135-149
    4. Single Tandem Halving by Block Interchange

      • Antoine Thomas, Aïda Ouangraoua, Jean-Stéphane Varré
      Pages 162-174
    5. Fast RNA Secondary Structure Prediction Using Fuzzy Stochastic Models

      • Markus E. Nebel, Anika Scheid
      Pages 175-194
    6. Medical Imaging as a Bone Quality Determinant and Strength Indicator of the Femoral Neck

      • Alexander Tsouknidas, Nikolaos Michailidis, Kleovoulos Anagnostidis
      Pages 210-221
    7. Parallel GPGPU Evaluation of Small Angle X-Ray Scattering Profiles in a Markov Chain Monte Carlo Framework

      • Lubomir D. Antonov, Christian Andreetta, Thomas Hamelryck
      Pages 222-235
  5. Part III: Bio-inspired Systems and Signal Processing

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 237-237

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    5th International Joint Conference, BIOSTEC 2012, Vilamoura, Portugal, February 1-4, 2012, Revised Selected Papers

About this book

This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed post-conference proceedings of the 5th International Joint Conference on Biomedical Engineering Systems and Technologies, BIOSTEC 2012, held in Vilamoura, Portugal, in February 2012. The 26 revised full papers presented together with one invited lecture were carefully reviewed and selected from a total of 522 submissions. The papers cover a wide range of topics and are organized in four general topical sections on biomedical electronics and devices; bioinformatics models, methods and algorithms; bio-inspired systems and signal processing; health informatics.

Keywords

  • databases
  • decision support systems
  • health information systems
  • monitoring devices
  • statistics

Editors and Affiliations

  • University of Porto, Portugal

    Joaquim Gabriel

  • Institute of Information Theory and Automation of the ASCR, Prague 8, Czech Republic

    Jan Schier

  • Dept. of Electrical Engineering, ESAT-SCD(SISTA), Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium

    Sabine Huffel

  • University of Toulouse, France

    Emmanuel Conchon

  • University of Coimbra, Portugal

    Carlos Correia

  • IST - Technical University of Lisbon,, Lisbon, Portugal

    Ana Fred

  • Institute of Telecommunication, Lisboa, Portugal

    Hugo Gamboa

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