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Postdoc and Research fellows

  1. Ali Khaleghi, Wireless Communications for Impants, (funded by Health South-East Regional Authority and RCN, 01.01.2018-31.12.2021)

  2. Younghak Shin, Automatic anomaly detection using machine learning in EEG and Endoscopy Videos, (funded by ERCIM/NTNU 01.03.2016-01.03.2019)

  3. Mladen Veletic, Molecular Communications and Nanonetworks, (funded by RCN, 01.10.2017 - 01.10.2019)

PhD fellows

  1. Hemin Qadir, Medical image processing for anomaly detection, (funded by OmniVision Technologies, RCN, Main Supervisor, 01.04.2017-31.03.2020)

  2. Mohammad Albatat, Testbed for Invitro and Invivo Intra-Body Sensor Networks, (funded by H2020-MSCA-ITN, WiBEC, Main Supervisor, 01.10.2016-30.09.2019)

  3. Pritam Bose, Signal Processing for Communication and Power Transmission for In-Body Sensor Networks, (funded by H2020-MSCA-ITN, WiBEC, Main Supervisor, 01.09.2016-31.08.2019)

  4. Pengfei Lu, Molecular Communications for Heart Synchronization, (funded by H2020-MSCA-ITN, WiBEC, Main Supervisor, 01.09.2016-31.08.2019)

  5. Deepak Palaksha, Low complexity signal processing and adaptive system control for leadless pacemaker, (funded by H2020-MSCA-ITN, WiBEC, Co-supervisor, 01.09.2016-31.12.2019)

  6. Muhammad Faheem Awan, Adaptive physical layer security for in-body sensor networks, (funded by H2020-MSCA-ITN, WiBEC, Co-supervisor, 01.09.2016-31.12.2019)

  7. Salman Mahamood, Design, Integration and Testing of a Wireless Endoscopic capsule System for Early Screening of Colorectal Cancer, (funded by H2020-MSCA-ITN, WiBEC, Co-supervisor, 01.11.2016-30.10.2019)

  8. Øyvind Janbu, Image sensor, (funded by OmniVision Technologies, RCN, co-Supervisor, 01.08.2015-31.07.2018)

  9. Hamed Fouladi, Signal processing for wireless capsule endoscope, (funded by RCN MELODY, NTNU, Main Supervisor, 01.08.2014-31.10.2017)



  1. Nabiul Islam, Neuronal Nano Networks, (funded by ERCIM/NTNU, 01.12.2016-31.12.2017)

  2. Ali Chelli, Machine learning and wireless sensor networks for energy efficient home automation, (funded by RCN/NTNU, 01.02.2016-30.09.2017)

  3. Miloud Bagaa, Communication Strategies for Energy Harvesting Sensor Networks, (funded by ERCIM/NTNU 01.02.2015-31.01.2016)

  4. Raul Chavez Santiago, Cognitive UWB sensor networks, (funded by RCN MELODY, Interventional Center/NTNU, 01.02.2009 - 31.12.2015)

  5. Pål Anders Floor, Data processing in the implantable ultrasonic sensor network, (funded by EU FP7 ULTRASPONDER/RCN MELODY, Interventional Center/NTNU, 01.12.2008 - 31.12.2015)

  6. Juan Felipe Miranda Medina, Machine learning for energy efficient home automation, (funded by RCN/NTNU, 01.11.2014-01.09.2015)

  7. Rohit Chandra, Localization and imaging of wireless capsule video endoscope, (funded by ERCIM/NTNU, 01.07.2014-30.04.2015)

  8. Rie Komuro, Mathematical modeling of electromagnetic induced neuronal network, (funded by ERCIM, NTNU, 01.12.2012 - 30.11.2013)

  9. Fei Gao, Mathematical analysis on bio-inspired communication network theory, (funded by ERCIM, NTNU, 01.11.2011 - 31.10.2012)

  10. Amir Jabbari, Nano communication network design, (funded by ERCIM, NTNU, 15.08.2011 - 31.12.2012)

  11. Sang-Seon Byun, Game theories for adaptive spectrum and power control in cognitive sensor networks, (funded by ERCIM/RCN SAMPOS, NTNU, 01.11.2007 - 31.12.2012)

  12. Fabio Mesiti, Nano communication network theory, (funded by ERCIM, NTNU, 01.03.2011 - 15.07.2012; 01.01.2014-31.12.2014)

  13. Anna Kim, Joint source-channel coding and modulation, (funded by RCN MELODY, NTNU, 01.02.2011 - 31.01.2012)

  14. Wang Qinghua, MELODY network prototype, (funded by ERCIM, NTNU, 01.04.2010 - 31.03.2011)

  15. Alex Cartagena Gordillo, On antennas and modulation for UWB sensor networks, (funded by ERCIM, NTNU, 22.06.2009 - 21.06.2010)

  16. Jianguo Ding, Routing protocols for UWB sensor networks, ERCIM Postdoc, NTNU, 01.04.2009 - 31.12.2009

  17. Ali Khaleghi, UWB implant channel modeling and antennas, WISENET Postdoc, Interventional Center, 01.01.2008-31.12.2009

  18. Djamel Djenouri, QoS optimization in UWB sensor networks, ERCIM Postdoc, NTNU, 15.10.2008 - 30.09.2009

  19. Peyman Mirtaheri, Optical pH sensor, SAMPOS Postdoc, Interventional Center, 01.10.2006-31.12.2007

  20. Mohamed El Ansari, 2D-3D registration of MR images, ERCIM Postdoc, 01.04.2003-31.08.2003


  21. Mladen Veletic, On the Neural Communication for Data Transmission in Nano-Networks, PhD thesis, NTNU and University of Banja Luka, Jun., 2017

  22. Lars Erik Solberg, Radar based central blood pressure estimation, PhD thesis, Interventional Center/University of Oslo, Oct. 2016

  23. Karl Øyri, Feasibility of short-range wireless monitoring in critical care environments, PhD thesis, Intervention Center/University of Oslo, Sept. 2015

  24. Fatemeh Kazemeyni, "Collaborative Wireless Sensor Networks: Modeling and Analysis. PhD thesis, Intervention Center/University of Oslo, Sept. 2013.

  25. Babak Moussakhani, "On Localization and Tracking forWireless Capsule Endoscopy". PhD thesis, NTNU, June, 2013.

  26. Trung Hieu Nguyen, "Power Efficient Communication for Medical Wireless Sensor Networks", PhD thesis, NTNU, April 2013.

  27. Hessam Moussavinik, "On Narrowband Interference Migitation Methods for Robust Wireless Sensor Networks" PhD thesis, NTNU, March 2013

  28. Stig Støa, "Wireless Sensor Networks for Medical Applications",PhD thesis, Interventional Center/University of Oslo, June 2012

  29. Xuedong Liang, "QoS Provisioning for Wireless Sensor Networks: Algorithms, Protocols and Modeling", PhD thesis, Interventional Center/University of Oslo, December 2009


  30. Mathias Falk, Machine Learning of circulatory oscillations in cardiac surgical patients, M.Sc. thesis, NTNU, 2016

  31. Elisa Ulven Thodesen, Diffusion-based Molecular Communications in Wireless Pacemakers, M.Sc. thesis, NTNU, 2016

  32. Kristian Lindalen Stenerud, Analysis of Low Frequency Content from the Circulatory System, M.Sc. thesis, NTNU, 2016

  33. Endre Vålnad Bø, Wireless Capsule Endoscopy, M.Sc. thesis, NTNU, 2016

  34. Anders Bjørnevik, Localization and Tracking of Intestinal Paths for Wireless Capsule Endoscopy, M.Sc. thesis, NTNU, 2015

  35. Rune Svensrud, Remotely estimating Vital Signs from Ambient-light Photoplethysmography. M.Sc. thesis, NTNU, 2013

  36. Nikolai Grov Roald, Estimation of Vital Signs from Ambient-Light Non-Contact Photoplethysmography. M.Sc. thesis, NTNU, 2013

  37. Åsmund Rustand. Ambient-light Photoplethysmography: How can I tell your pulse from looking at your face?. MSc thesis, NTNU, 2012

  38. Minh-Long Pham, Distributed signal prcessing for power optimization, (funded by NFR WISENET, NTNU/Interventional Center, Co-Supervisor, 01.06.2007-31.12.2011)

  39. Martin Falch, "Software algorithm for reduction of speckle noise in medical ultrasound images", MSc thesis, NTNU, 2010

  40. Carlos Sergio Gutierrez Perera, "Multiple Sensor Data Analysis, Fusion, and Communication for ULTRASPONDER", MSc thesis, NTNU, 2009

  41. Cecilie Øinæs Simpson, "Objective Image Quality Metrics for Ultrasound Imaging", MSc thesis, NTNU, 2008, (co-supervisor)

  42. Steinar Kvålen, "Speckle tracking in IQ data", MSc thesis, NTNU, 2008, (co-supervisor)

  43. Kjetil Stallemo, "Patient friendly presentation of electronic patient record", MSc thesis, NTNU, 2008, (co-supervisor)

  44. Janani Mylvaganam, "Characterization of medical piezoelectric ultrasound transducers using pulse echo methods", MSc thesis, NTNU, 2007, (co-supervisor)

  45. Eli-Anne Marthinsen, "Detection and imaging contrast bobbles at high frequency", MSc thesis, NTNU, 2007, (co-supervisor)

  46. Martin Hansen & Kristian Ødegaard, Detection of myocardium ischemia using 3D accelerometer, MSc thesis, NTNU, June 2007

  47. Håvard Lande, UWB-IR for biomedical sensor network, MSc thesis, NTNU, June 2007

  48. Øyvind Asphjell, Hybrid Transceivers for Ultra Wide Band Impulse Radio and the IEEE 802.15.4 in Medical Sensor Networks”, MSc thesis, NTNU, June 2007

  49. Luc Tan Vo, An optimized cross-layer protocol for patient confined wireless networks, MSc thesis, NTNU, July 2007

  50. Mats Skogholt Hansen & Stig Støa, Practical evaluation of IEEE 802.15.4/ZigBee medical sensor networks, MSc thesis, NTNU, June 2006

  51. Elena Ivanova, Automatic Adaptation of information in electronic pateint records for patients, MSc thesis, NTNU, June 2006 (co-supervisor)

  52. Fredrik de Vibe, Development of roaming realtime patient monitor, University of Oslo, MSc thesis, June 2005

  53. Marius Landem, Multimedia electronic patient database, MSc thesis, NTNU, June 2003

  54. Markus Knoch, Design of OFDM systems based on cosine-modulated filter banks, MSc thesis, NTNU, June 1997

  55. Arild Bjørsvik, Comparison of filter banks in terms of image compression artifacts, MSc thesis, NTNU, June 1997

  56. Pratheepa Yahampath, Hybrid coding of videophone images with model based and waveform based coding, MSc thesis, NTNU, June 1995

International Exchange Scholars

  1. Bige D. Unluturk, PhD Fellow, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA, May-July, 2016

  2. Takahiro Aoyagi, Associate Professor, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan, Nov. 2015 - Mar. 2016

  3. Youssef Chahibi, PhD Fellow, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA, Jan-Nov, 2015

  4. Alma Secerbegovic, PhD Fellow, University of Tuzla, Bosnia-Hercegovina, Feb. 2015

  5. Conchi Garcia Prado, Postdoc Fellow, Universitat Politècnica de València, Spain, Oct-Nov, 2014

  6. Fernando Leon Garcia, PhD Fellow, University of Cordoba, Spain, Aug-Oct, 2014, Aug-Sept, 2015

  7. Ram M. Narayanan, Professor, Penn State, USA, Jul-Aug, 2014

  8. Huiyuan Zhou, PhD Fellow, Penn State, USA, Jun-Aug, 2014

  9. Jose Palomares, Professor, University of Cordoba, Spain, May, 2014, July, 2015

  10. Stefan Fraedrich, MSc, Technical University of Dresden, Germany, 2013

  11. Dainius Jankunas, MSc, Vilnius University, Lithuania, 2012

  12. Daisuke Anzai, Assistant Professor, Nagoya Institute of Technology, Japan, 2012

  13. Jens Abraham, MSc., Technical University of Dresden, Germany, 2012/2013

  14. Ali Khalegi, Associate Professor, K.N. Toosi University of Technology, Iran, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015.

  15. Kenichi Takizawa, Researcher, National Institute of Information and Communication Technology (NICT), Japan, 2011

  16. Huasong Cao, MSc, University of British Columbia, Canada. 2010.

  17. David Turgis, PhD Fellow, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium, 2008.

Software Programmers

  1. Vegard Nossum, Interventional Center, 01.09.2007 - 31.08.2009

  2. Thomas Holgersen Naustdal, Interventional Center, 01.12.2008 - 38.02.2010


  1. Vegard Nossum, Automatic interpretation of medical terms in electronic patient record, Peace Worker (civilian equivalent to military service), Interventional Center, 01.09.2006 - 31.08.2007

  2. Ola Vikholt, Indexing electronic patient reports, Peace Worker (civilian equivalent to militaryservice), Interventional Center, 01.09.2005 - 31.08.2006

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