Dr. Rangaraj M. Rangayyan

Dr. Rangaraj M. Rangayyan

"University Professor", Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Schulich School of Engineering, (Adjunct Professor of Surgery and Radiology), University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada and Advisory Board Member, International Journal of BioSciences and Technology

Dr. Rangaraj M. Rangayyan is a Professor with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and an Adjunct Professor of Surgery and Radiology, at the University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

He received the Bachelor of Engineering degree in Electronics and Communication in 1976 from the University of Mysore at the People's Education Society College of Engineering, Mandya, Karnataka, India, and the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, Karnataka, India, in 1980.

His research interests are in the areas of digital signal and image processing, biomedical signal analysis, and biomedical image analysis.

He has published more than 110 papers in journals and 200 papers in proceedings of conferences. His research productivity was recognized with the 1997 and 2001 Research Excellence Awards of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, the 1997 Research Award of the Faculty of Engineering, and by appointment as a “University Professor” in 2003, at the University of Calgary.

He is the author of two books: Biomedical Signal Analysis (IEEE/ Wiley, 2002) and Biomedical Image Analysis (CRC, 2005).

He was recognized by the IEEE with the award of the Third Millennium Medal in 2000, and was elected as a Fellow of the IEEE in 2001, Fellow of the Engineering Institute of Canada in 2002, Fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering in 2003, Fellow of SPIE: the International Society for Optical Engineering in 2003, Fellow of the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine in 2007, and Fellow of the Canadian Medical and Biological Engineering Society in 2007.

He has been awarded the Killam Resident Fellowship thrice (1998, 2002, and 2007) in support of his book-writing projects.

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