Ph.D. Students:


Babak Noroozi
• Wearable wireless Passive Sensors
• Embedded Systems
• Finite Element Modeling


Md. Sabbir Bin Zaman
• Embedded Systems
• Signal Quality Analysis
• Biomedical Signal Processing


Md. Juber Rahman
• Smart Phone App
• Sleep disorder


Mst Moriom Rojy Momota
• Flexible Electronics
• Inkjet Printing


Masters Student:


Undergraduate Students:




Preethi Krishnan
• Modeling of wireless sensors
• Control Systems
• Engineering Software


Graduated Students/Past Researchers:


Sharmin Afroz
Masters with Thesis
Thesis title: Framework for Spatiotemporal Visualization of Community Health in a Smart and Connected Community (SCC)
Spring 2017 - Summer 2019


Haritha Gollakota
Masters with Thesis
Thesis title: Early Detection and Continuous Monitoring of Atrial Fibrillation from ECG Signals with a Novel Beat-wise Severity Ranking Approach
Spring 2017 - Spring 2019


Rachel Alexander
UG NSF Project (Fall 2017 - Summer 2018)
UG Volunteer (Summer 2016 - Summer 2017)


Aaron Alexander
UG NSF Project (Summer 2018 - Summer 2019)


James Coleman
UG Volunteer
Fall 2016 - Summer 2018


Dr. Saleha Khatun
Ph.D. degree
Herff Fellow

Dissertation title:
Automated Artifact Removal and Detection of Mild Cognitive Impairment from Single Channel Electroencephalography Signals For Real-Time Implementations on Wearables
Spring 2014 - Fall 2018


Dr. Mohammad AbuSaude
Ph.D. degree

Dissertation title:
Polypyrrole (PPy) Coated Patterned Vertical Carbon Nanotube (pvCNT) Dry ECG Electrode Integrated with a Novel Wireless Resistive Analog Passive (WRAP) ECG Sensor
Spring 2014 - Fall 2018
Current Position: Research Staff, Samsung Research America, Mountain View, CA


Tasnuba Siddiqui
Masters with Thesis
Thesis title: Retrospective Analysis for Severity Classification of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and Asthma with Heart Rate and SpO2 
Fall 2016 - Summer 2018


Dr. Ankita Mohapatra
Ph.D. degree
Herff Fellow

Dissertation title:
Multiple Stimuli Responsive Drug Delivery System Based on Magnetic Nanoparticle Embedded Chitosan Microbeads
Fall 2015 - Spring 2018
Current Position: Assistant Professor (tenure-track), California State University, Fullerton, CA.


Sergi Consul-Pacareu
Working at Samsung Electronics Research Lab, CA
• Embedded Systems
• Body-worn sensors
• Fully-passive sensors


James Everette Palmer
UG Researcher
Fall 2015 - Summer 2017


Osman Celikok
K-12 Student
Fall 2016 - Summer 2017


Adit Joshi
Masters with Project
• Wearable sensors
• Embedded Systems
• Sleep disorder


Dr. Ruhi Mahajan
Ph.D. degree
Dissertation title:
BrainSens: Body-worn Reconfigurable Architecture of Integrated network Sensors
Fall 2012 - Spring 2016
(Interned at Mitsubishi Electric Research Lab, MA)
Current Position: Data Scientist, Zywie, Inc.
12000 Findley Road, St. 360, Johns Creek, GA 30097.


Charvi A. Majmudar
Masters with Thesis
Thesis title: Real-time, hardware efficient ocular artifact removal from single channel EEG data using a hybrid algebraic and wavelet algorithm
Fall 2013 - Spring 2015



Ankita Mohapatra
Masters with Thesis
Thesis title: Magnetic stimulus responsive tetracycline delivery system based on chitosan microbeads with embedded magnetic nanoparticles
Spring 2013 - Spring 2015



Kavya Koganti
Masters with project
Fall 2013 – Spring 2015



David Arellano
Undergraduate, U Memphis
MemphiSTEM, Spring 2014
REU: Summer 2014 - Summer 2015



Cadarrius McGlown
Undergraduate, U Memphis
Project courses, Fall 2014 - Spring 2015



Jack Hirschman
K-12 Student
MemphisCRESH, Summer 2013
Volunteer, Fall 2013 - Summer 2015



Md Nazmus Sahadat
Masters with thesis
Thesis title: Investigation of Electrical Stimuli for Controlled Drug Release From Chitosan DDS
Fall 2012 – Spring 2014



Herve Aniglo
Undergraduate, U Memphis
Volunteer, Summer 2014
MemphiSTEM, Fall 2014



Sakib Al-Soyeb
Masters with thesis
Thesis title: Numerical Study of Electrical Stimulation for Neuronal Cell Growth on Silica Aerogel Substrate
Fall 2011 – Summer 2013



Mohammad AbuSaude
Masters with thesis
Thesis title: Molecular Dynamic Analysis of Electrostatics of Single-Stranded DNA With A Prospective Towards Single Molecule Sequencing
Fall 2011 – Spring 2013


Abdulhalim Khan (Graduate Research Project): Fall 2011

Zachary Tate (Undergraduate, U Memphis) – MemphiSTEM, Spring 2013

Jaron A. Crocker (Undergraduate, U Memphis) – Project course, Fall 2013

Sankaet Pathak (Undergraduate, U Memphis) – Project course, Fall 2012; Volunteer, Spring 2013

Chang Long Zhu Jin (Undergraduate from La Salle – Ramon Llull University, Spain) – Intern, Summer 2013. Currently Graduate Research Assistant at Robotic's Lab – La Salle and Pal-Robotics

Rafael Morais (Undergraduate from Universidade Federal do Paraná, Brazil) – Intern, Spring 2013

Jordi Martínez-Carrasco Palomino (Undergraduate from La Salle – Ramon Llull University, Spain) – Intern, Summer 2012. Currently, Junior Researcher at WaveControl, previously at Hewlett-Packard.

Xavier Benavides Palos (Undergraduate from La Salle – Ramon Llull University, Spain) – Intern, Summer 2012. Currently, Visiting Student Researcher at Fluid Interfaces Group – MIT MediaLab

Research Group Photos:

Spring 2018:

Group 2018

From left to right: Ankita, Babak, Saleha, Sabbir, Tasnuba, Juber, and Haritha. Missing: Sharmin and Rachel.

Spring 2017:

Group 2017

From left to right: Dr. Morshed, Tasnuba, Juber, James Coleman, Saleha, James Palmer, Sharmin, Sabbir, Ankita, and Babak.

Spring 2016:

Group 2016

From left to right: Dr. Morshed, Mohammad, Ruhi, Sabbir, Saleha, James, Ankita, and Babak.

Spring 2015:


From left to right: Charvi, Saleha, David, Ruhi, Cadarrius, Ankita, Sergi, Babak, Kavya, Mohammad, and Dr. Morshed.

Spring 2014:


From left to right: Charvi, Ruhi, Ankita, Saleha, Mohammad, Sahadat, David, Sergi, and Dr. Morshed.

Spring 2013:


From left to right: Sergi, Nazmus, David, Mohammad, Dr. Morshed, Ruhi, Ankita, and Rafael.

Spring 2012:


From left to right: Sergi, Mohammad, Dr. Morshed, Sakib, and Nikhil.