Palaniappan Ramaswamy received his first and M.E. degrees in electrical engineering while his Ph.D. degree in microelectronics/ biomedical engineering in 1997, 1999, and 2002, respectively. He is currently a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Engineering, School of Technology (STECH), University of Wolverhampton, England. His research interests include biological signal processing, brain-computer interfaces, biometrics, neural-networks, genetic-algorithms, and image processing. To date, he has written two text books in engineering and published over 130 papers (citation indices: h-index of 15 and i-10 index of 26) in peer-reviewed journals, book chapters, and conference proceedings. He is a Senior Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Member of the Institution of Engineering and Technology, and the Biomedical Engineering Society. He also serves as an editorial board member for several international journals and serves in EPSRC Peer Review College and many other international grant funding bodies. He has supervised more than half a dozen postgraduate students to completion and has 15 years of multi-disciplinary teaching experience in computer science and engineering (electrical and biomedical) disciplines. His pioneering work on revolutionary new areas of brain-computer interfaces and emerging biometrics has not only received international awards and recognition by the scientific community but also from the media and public. His international research collaborations on signal processing and machine learning include among others institutions from Canada, China, India, Malaysia, and Singapore.
Biography Updated on 21 May 2012