All seminars are held bi-weekly on Thursdays unless stated otherwiseAttendance is FREE of charge and all are welcome unless stated otherwise and within safety guidelines and room capacity (80 max.).


 Date & Time
 Jan. 14
Dr. Wenbo Wang Dr. Wenbo Wang, P.Eng. CLD
Postdoctoral Fellow:  Photomedicine Institute, Dept. of Dermatology & Skin Sciences, University of British Columbia
Research Feollow: BC Cancer Agency
Biophotonics in Health Care: Light-Based Technology to Detect Early Cancer and Image Skin Structures
Jan.  28


Shumit Saha

Shumit Saha, BME M.Sc. Student

University of Manitoba


Ahmad Byagowi Ahmad Byagowi, ECE Ph.D. Candidate

University of Manitoba

1. Assessment of Upper Airway During Sleep by Snoring Sound Features: Acoustical and Experimental Findings



2. What is Behind the Design of a Virtual Reality Platform




Dr. Steven Passmore
Assistant Professor: Faculty of Kinesiology &Recreation Management
Research Affiliate: Health Leisure & Human Performance Research Institute
Core Member:Graduate Program in Biomedical Engineering
Adjunct Appointments: College of Rehabilitation Sciences at the University of Manitoba, Research Department at New York Chiropractic College, and University of Ontario Institute of Technology.

University of Manitoba

TO FALL 2016
 Feb. 25
darren fast director technology transfer office darren has more than ...

Dr. Darren Fast
Director, Technology Transfer Office

University of Manitoba

 I Might Have Invented Something. What Now?
 Mar. 10
InnovoXL Inc.

Mr. John Pacak, President & CEO

InnovoXL, Inc.

Navigating the Medical Device Development Pathway from Concept to Commercialization
 Mar. 24
Dr. Stephen Pistorius, Medical Physicist, University of Manitoba

Dr. Stephen Pistorius, M.Sc. (Med), Ph.D. (Physics), P.Phys., FCOMP
Senior Research Scientist, CCMB & RIOH
Director: Medical Physics Academic Pgm
Vice Director: Biomedical Engineering Graduate Pgm
Professor: Physics and Astronomy, Univ.of Manitoba
Associate Professor: Radiology, Univ. of Manitoba

Turing Noise into Numbers -- Part II:  Using Scattered Photons in PET to Improve Functional Imaging and to Create Anatomical Images
 Apr. 7
Leontios Hadjileontiadis, Professor, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, ECE

Dr. Leontios Hadjileontiadis
School of Electrical & Computer Engineering
Bioinformatics, Genetics, Neuroscience

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
Thessaloniki Greece

Emotions - Action Representation - Music Liking and EEG: An Advanced
Signal Processing Perspective Towards Innovative Human Assistive Technology
 Apr. 21
Carol Readhead, California Institute of Technology

Dr. Carol W. Readhead
Sr. Staff Scientist & Lecturer in Eng.: germ cells & stem cells, MS models
Engineering and Applied Science

California Institute of Technology (Caltech)
Pasadena, California (U.S.A.)