Nipon Theera-Umpon

Nipon Theera-Umpon

Chiang Mai University

Title: A.I. in Biomedicine

Abstract: Artificial intelligence (A.I.) has been applied in several areas including military, medicine, science, engineering, economics, etc. This presentation briefly describes Biomedical Engineering Institute, Chiang Mai University. The research works conducting at Computational Intelligence (C.I.) Research Laboratory, Chiang Mai University, are also presented. The research works at C.I. Lab on that applied to biomedicine are particularly focused in this presentation. We successfully applied A.I./C.I. techniques in several real-world biomedical problems.

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Biography: Nipon Theera-Umpon received his B.Eng. (Hons.) degree from Chiang Mai University, M.S. degree from University of Southern California, and Ph.D. degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia, all in electrical engineering. He has been with the Department of Electrical Engineering, Chiang Mai University since 1993. He has served as editor, reviewer, general chair, technical chair and committee member for several journals and conferences. He has been bestowed several royal decorations and won several awards. He was associate dean of Engineering, chairman for graduate study in electrical engineering, and the chairman for graduate study in biomedical engineering. He is currently the Director of Biomedical Engineering Institute, Chiang Mai University. He is a member of Thai Robotics Society, Biomedical Engineering Society of Thailand, and Council of Engineers in Thailand. He has served as Vice President of the Thai Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. Dr. Theera-Umpon is a senior member of the IEEE, IEEE-IES Technical Committee on Human Factors, and IEEE-CIS Travel Grant Subcommittee. He has published more than 190 full research papers in international refereed publications and a handful of national research publications. His research interests include Pattern Recognition, Digital Image Processing, Neural Networks, Fuzzy Systems, Digital Signal Processing, Artificial Intelligence, Medical Imaging, Machine Learning, Big Data Analysis, Data Mining. For more details, please visit http://www.ee.eng.cmu.ac.th/nipon