The 3rd International Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Biotechnology (iCBEB2014)
The Exhibition on Biotechnology and Equipment
September 25-28, 2014, Beijing, China
Keynote Speakers

Dr. Edward J. Ciaccio

Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Columbia University, USA


1. Software Algorithm and Hardware Design for Real-Time Implementation of New Spectral Estimator 
2. Model of Bipolar Electrogram Fractionation and Conduction Block Associated with Activation Wavefront Direction at Infarct Border Zone Lateral Isthmus Boundaries

Recent publications
1.Ciaccio EJ, Biviano AB, Garan H: Software algorithm and hardware design for real-time: implementation of new spectral estimator. BioMed Eng OnLine 2014, 13:61
2. Ciaccio EJ, et al. Implementation of a polling protocol for predicting celiac disease in videocapsule analysis. World J Gastrointest Endosc 2013; 5:313-322.
3. Treo EF, Cervantes DO, Ciaccio EJ. Automated Detection and Mapping of Electrical Activation when Electrogram Morphology is Complex. Biomedical Signal Processing and Control 2013;8:41-49.
4. Ciaccio EJ, et al. Use of shape-from-shading principles to estimate three-dimensional architecture of the small intestinal lumen in celiac patients. Comput Methods Programs Biomed. 2013;111:676-684.
5. Ciaccio EJ, et al. Computational method for high resolution spectral analysis of fractionated atrial electrograms. Computers Biol Med 2013;43: 1573–1582.
6. Ciaccio EJ, et al. Comparison of spectral estimators for characterizing fractionated atrial electrograms. BioMed Eng OnLine 2013;12:72.
7. Ciaccio EJ, et al. A new LMS algorithm for analysis of atrial fibrillation signals. Biomed Eng Online. 2012;11:15.
8. Ciaccio EJ, et al.. Transformation of videocapsule images to detect small bowel mucosal differences in celiac versus control patients. Comput Methods Programs Biomed. 2012;108:28-37.
9. Ciaccio EJ, et al. Quantitative estimates of motility from videocapsule endoscopy are useful to discern celiac patients from controls. Dig Dis Sci. 2012;57:2936-2943.
10. Ciaccio EJ, et al. Spectral Profiles of Complex Fractionated Atrial Electrograms Are Different in Longstanding and Acute Onset Atrial Fibrillation Atrial Electrogram Spectra. Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology 2012;23:971-979.
11. Ciaccio EJ, et al. A new transform for the analysis of complex fractionated atrial electrograms. BioMed Eng OnLine 2011;10:35-45.
12. Ciaccio EJ, et al. Different characteristics of complex fractionated atrial electrograms in acute paroxysmal versus long-standing persistent atrial fibrillation. Heart Rhythm 2010;7:1207-1215.
13. Ciaccio EJ, et al. Development of gradient descent adaptive algorithms to remove common mode artifact for improvement of cardiovascular signal quality. Ann Biomed Eng. 2007;35:1146-1155.
14. Ciaccio EJ, et al. Multichannel Data Acquisition System for Mapping the Electrical Activity of the Heart. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 2005;28:826-838. Ciaccio EJ, et al. Isochronal difference mapping: A new approach for mapping dynamic changes during reentrant ventricular tachycardia. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2002; 25:1737-1746.
15. Ciaccio EJ, et al. Model of reentrant ventricular tachycardia based on infarct border zone geometry predicts reentrant circuit features as determined by activation mapping. Heart Rhythm 2007;4:1034-1045.
16. Ciaccio EJ, et al. Model of bipolar electrogram fractionation and conduction block associated with activation wavefront direction at infarct border zone lateral isthmus boundaries. Circulation A&E (in press) 2014.

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