Winter 2013 BME Seminars
 Date Speaker
Thursday Jan. 10
Dr. Z. Moussavi
Professor UofM - ECE/BME
Research Methods and Embodied Intelligence

Thursday Jan. 24
Ehsan Shams
M.Sc. Student
UofM - BME
Auditory and Vestibular Potentials, differences and similarities

 Thursday Feb. 7
Dr. Jim Hogg
Professor Emeritus UBC
*Structural features of centrilobular emphysema

Thursday Feb. 21
Dr. Z. Moussavi Professor UofM - BME, ECE
A workshop on writing an effective scientific research paper
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Date Speaker Position From Title
Thursday March 7
Chathura Kumaragamage
M.Sc. Student UofM - BME
Ultra-low noise signal conditioning

Thursday March 21
Dr. Jeff Fredberg
Harvard University
*Collective cellular migration: A minuet or a mosh?

Original video (filmed with wide-angle lens)

Thursday April 4
Leila Mostaco-Guidolin
Ph.D. student
UofM - BME
Application of nonlinear optical microscopy to track development of plaques in arteries

Thursday April 18
Dr. Carlo Miniussi Professor Brescia University (Italy) rTMS applications on Alzheimer’s disease
Abstract and Author Bio

Date Speaker Position From Title
Thursday May 2 Mari Garcia M.Sc. student UofM - BME How to improve memory at old ages?

Thursday May 16
Dr. Amir Meghdadi
UofM - Computer Science
Functional Near Infrared Spectroscopy and Applications in Human Computer Interaction

Thursday May 30
Dr. Gary Sieck
Professor & BME Chair Mayo Clinic, BME Department
Mechanical - Energetic Coupling in Airway Smooth Muscle
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