biomed

This track will highlight the importance of Biomedical Engineering in the current scenario. The availability of state-of-the-art low cost biomedical devices is of great significance. The conference will help to bring together major players for the Biomedical Devices and diagnostics arena. Significant advances in the development of drug delivery systems and diagnostic devices will be the focus of this track.

  • Biomedical devices
  • Drug delivery systems
  • Biomarkers and novel diagnostic systems
  • Biosensors and detection systems
  • Cell and tissue engineering
  • Biomedical imaging and biosignal processing
  • Biomedical robotics and mechanics
  • Biometrics and associated systems

TRACK SCHEDULE

Aug 13 @ 9:11 am – 9:16 am
Introducing the Track, Biomedical Engineering @ Amriteshwari Hall | Vallikavu | Kerala | India
Dr. Bipin Nair, Dean-Biotechnology, Amrita University
Invited Talk: Spatially Distributed and Hierarchical Nanomaterials in Biotechnology @ Amriteshwari Hall | Vallikavu | Kerala | India
Shantikumar Nair, Ph.D. Professor & Director, Amrita Center for Nanosciences & Molecular Medicine, Amrita University, India   Spatially Distributed and Hierarchical Nanomaterials in Biotechnology  Although nano materials are well investigated in biotechnology in their zero-, one- and two-dimensional forms, three-dimensional
Aug 13 @ 10:06 am – 10:49 am
Plenary Talk: Biosensor and Single Cell Manipulation using Nanopipettes @ Amriteshwari Hall | Vallikavu | Kerala | India
Nader Pourmand, Ph.D. Director, UCSC Genome Technology Center,University of California, Santa Cruz Biosensor and Single Cell Manipulation using Nanopipettes Approaching sub-cellular biological problems from an engineering perspective begs for the incorporation of electronic readouts. With their high sensitivity and low
Aug 13 @ 11:11 am – 11:44 am
Invited Talk: Remote Patient Monitoring – Challenges and Opportunities @ Amriteshwari Hall | Vallikavu | Kerala | India
Jaydeep Unni, Ph.D. Sr. Project Manager, Robert Bosch Healthcare Systems, Palo Alto, CA Remote Patient Monitoring – Challenges and Opportunities Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM) is gaining importance and acceptance with rising number of chronic disease conditions and with increase in
Invited Talk : Interdisciplinary Research Outcome of Biomedical Engineering @ Amriteshwari Hall | Vallikavu | Kerala | India
Sneh Anand, Ph.D. Professor, Center for Biomedical Engineering, IIT-Delhi, India Interdisciplinary Research Outcome of Biomedical Engineering Natural science is an engineering marvel.  All innovations in health care technology have been inspired by biological systems.  A joint venture of the two
Aug 13 @ 12:14 pm – 12:41 pm
Invited Talk
A. Vijayarajan Founder & CTO, InnAccel Consulting Services, Begaluru, India        
Aug 13 @ 1:40 pm – 2:16 pm
Plenary Talk:  Biomaterials: Future Perspectives @ Amriteshwari Hall | Vallikavu | Kerala | India
Seeram Ramakrishna, Ph.D. Director, Center for Nanofibers & Nanotechnology, National University of Singapore Biomaterials: Future Perspectives From the perspective of thousands of years of history, the role of biomaterials in healthcare and wellbeing of humans is at best accidental. However,
Aug 13 @ 2:17 pm – 2:35 pm
Invited Talk: Nanomaterials for 'enzyme-free' biosensing @ Amriteshwari Hall | Vallikavu | Kerala | India
Satheesh Babu T. G., Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Sciences, School of Engineering, Amrita University, Coimbatore, India Nanomaterials for ‘enzyme-free’ biosensing Enzyme based sensors have many draw backs such as poor storage stability, easily affected by the change in pH
Delegate Talk: A Mobile Phone Application for Daily Physical Activity Monitoring in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease @ Amriteshwari Hall | Vallikavu | Kerala | India
H S M Kort, J-W J Lammers, S N W Vorrink, T Troosters Introduction Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a disabling airway disease with variable extrapulmonary effects that may contribute to disease severity in individual patients (Rabe et al.
Aug 13 @ 3:06 pm – 3:27 pm
Delegate Talk: Amrita Insulin Pump Prototype Development:Salient Features @ Amriteeshwari Hall | Vallikavu | Kerala | India
Sriram Karunakaran, Amrita University
Aug 13 @ 3:29 pm – 3:53 pm
Delegate Talk: PC based heart sound monitoring system @ Amriteshwari Hall | Vallikavu | Kerala | India
Arathy R and Binoy B Nair PC based heart sound monitoring system Heart diseases caused by disorders of the heart and blood vessels, are world’s largest killers. Early detection and monitoring of heart abnormalities is essential for diagnosis and effective
Delegate Talk: Designing electrochemical label free immunosensors for cytochrome c using nanocomposites functionalized screen printed electrodes
Pandiaraj Manickam, Niroj Kumar Sethy, Kalpana Bhargava, Vepa Kameswararao and Karunakaran Chandran Designing electrochemical label free immunosensors for cytochrome c using nanocomposites functionalized screen printed electrodes Release of cytochrome c (cyt c) from mitochondria into cytosol is a hallmark of
Delegate Talk:  Novel Cell-Based Biosensors for High Throughput Toxin Detection and Drug Screening Applications @ Amriteshwari Hall | Vallikavu | Kerala | India
Anupama Natarajan, James Hickman and Peter Molnar Novel Cell-Based Biosensors for High Throughput Toxin Detection and Drug Screening Applications Over the last decade there has been focus on the development of cellbased biosensors to detect environmental toxins or to combat
Delegate Talk: Pt-Pd decorated TiO2 nanotube array for the non-enzymatic determination of glucose in neutral medium @ Amriteshwari Hall | Vallikavu | Kerala | India
John Stanley, Satheesh Babu, Ramacahandran T and Bipin Nair Pt-Pd decorated TiO2 nanotube array for the non-enzymatic determination of glucose in neutral medium Rapidly expanding diabetic population and the complications associated with elevated glycemic levels necessitates the need for a
POSTER SESSION: Biomedical Engineering @ Poster Corridor 1: First Floor Lobby Area
Aug 14 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm