Conferences: January–July 2013

Several upcoming IEEE conferences cover topics relating to life sciences

7 December 2012

IEEE International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems
taipei, taiwan; 20–24 JANUARY*

Topics: Biosensors and systems; medical microsystems; energy harvesting; microactuators; mechanical sensors and systems; fabrication; packaging technologies; and microdevices for biomedical engineering, data storage, wireless communications, power supply, and analysis systems.

SPONSOR: IEEE Robotics and Automation Society

IEEE Topical Conference on Biomedical Wireless Technologies, Networks, and Sensing Systems
AUSTIN, TEXAS; 20–23 JANUARY

Topics: Wireless technologies and biosensors for medical applications, microwave systems for imaging and diagnostics, microwave interaction with biological tissues, energy scavenging, and biosensor e-textiles.

SPONSORS: IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology and IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques societies

IASTED International Conference on Bioengineering
INNSBRUCK, AUSTRIA; 13–15 FEBRUARY

Topics: Electronic medical devices, biosensors, noninvasive measurement tools, optical and ultrasound imaging, medical data storage and compression, rehabilitation technology, surgery simulation programs, tissue engineering, and labs-on-chips.

SPONSORS: The International Association of Science and Technology for Development (IASTED) and the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society

IEEE Biosignals and Biorobotics Conference
RIO DE JANEIRO; 18–20 FEBRUARY

Topics: Bioelectric signal processing, mobility devices, wearable robots, prosthetic limbs, rehabilitation robots, human-machine interfaces, and issues of sustainability related to health care devices.

SPONSOR: IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society

International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging
SAN FRANCISCO; 7–11 APRIL

Topics: Image formation and reconstruction; computational and statistical image processing and analysis and dynamic imaging; visualization; image quality assessment; and physical, biological, and statistical modeling.

SPONSORS: IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology and IEEE Signal Processing societies

IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society Annual International Conference
OSAKA; 3–7 JULY

Topics: Biomedical signal and image processing, bioinstrumentation, wearable sensors, bioinformatics, cardiovascular and respiratory systems engineering, rehabilitation technology, molecular and cellular biomechanics, therapeutic and diagnostic systems, health care information systems, and biomedical engineering education.

SPONSOR: IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society
 

*This article has been corrected from the print version.

 

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