Rangaraj M. Rangayyan

Professor Emeritus (Retired)

Credentials

B.E. in Electronics and Communication Engineering (University of Mysore, India)
Ph.D. in Electrical (Biomedical) Engineering (Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India)
P.Eng., Province of Alberta, Canada


Fellow, IEEE: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Fellow, EIC: Engineering Institute of Canada
Fellow, AIMBE: American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering
Fellow, SPIE: The International Society for Optical Engineering
Fellow, SIIM: Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine
Fellow, CMBES: Canadian Medical and Biological Engineering Society
Fellow, CAE: Canadian Academy of Engineering

Fellow, Royal Society of Canada

 

Photo credit: Skogen Photography for the University of Calgary

Positions held

Professor Emeritus of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Calgary (2016- )

Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Calgary (1989-2016)

Adjunct Professor, Department of Surgery and Department of Radiology, University of Calgary (1992-2018)

"University Professor," University of Calgary (2003-2013)

Associate Vice-President (Research), University of Calgary (2000-2002)

Acting Head, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Calgary (1991-1992)

Associate Head (Undergraduate Studies), Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Calgary (1993-1994)

Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Calgary (1984-89)

Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada (1982-84)

Systems Analyst, Department of Pathology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada (1981-82)

Project Assistant, School of Automation, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India (1980-81)

 

Links: University of Calgary  Schulich School of Engineering  Electrical and Software Engineering  Biomedical Engineering

 

More About Me: Brief Biodata   Awards and Recognition  

For my list of publications, awards, honors, researchers and theses supervised, and other details, please see my full CV.

Books Authored

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Third Edition coming soon in 2024!

Low-cost paperback Asia Edition available through Wiley India      

To purchase this book visit  wiley.com or amazon.com

For files related to my course on Biomedical Signal Analysis, click on the links given below:

Table of Contents: Biomedical Signal Analysis (Second Edition), IEEE Press/Wiley, New York, NY, 2015

Updates and Corrections to 1st Edition    Solutions to Selected Problems    Lab Exercises and Projects    Exams and Assignments (zip file)   

Signal Data Files (zip file)    VAG Signal Dataset (zip file)   

   Cover page       

Second Edition coming in 2025! Second Edition coming in 2026!

Table of Contents: Biomedical Image Analysis, CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL, 1st Edition 2005

To purchase this book visit crcpress.com or amazon.com

For files related to my course on Biomedical Image Analysis, click on the links given below:

Updates and Corrections    Tests and Reports (zip file)    Image Files (zip file)    Mammography Datasets (zip file)

Table of Contents: Color Image Processing with Biomedical Applications, SPIE Press, Bellingham, WA, 2011

To purchase this book visit  spie.org  or amazon.com

 

                     

 

Books in the Morgan & Claypool Lecture Series      To purchase these books visit  morganclaypool.com, SpringerLink, or amazon.com

 

Books Edited

    

Research Areas and Publications

Digital signal and image processing, medical imaging and image analysis, biomedical signal analysis, biomedical engineering, pattern recognition, computer-aided diagnosis

 

Article on IEEE Outstanding Engineer Medal

 

Article on Election as Fellow of SIIM and CMBES

 

Article on Election as Fellow of SPIE

 

Article on Appointment as University Professor

 

Interviews on my Research and Hobby: Schulich Engineer  UNESP  EEweb

Interviews on Breast Cancer Screening:  U of C Gazette  Charlatan  Avenue Magazine

Interviews on Computer-Aided Diagnosis:  APEGGA   Calgary Herald  U of C Gazette  AHFMR

Interviews on Computer-Aided Detection of Early Breast Cancer:  Calgary Sun  U of C   UToday  Calgary Herald  Schulich Engineer

University of Calgary Postcard on Breast Cancer Screening

Seminar: Computer-Aided Diagnosis: Engineering Improved Health Care

Seminar: Analysis of Texture

Seminar: Computer-Aided Diagnosis of Breast Cancer

 

Seminar: Detection of Architectural Distortion in Mammograms

Seminar: Landmarking and Segmentation of 3D CT Images

Seminar: Digital Image Processing for Ophthalmological Applications

 

Seminar: Computer-Aided Diagnosis of Retinopathy of Prematurity

 

Seminar: Fractal Analysis of Breast Masses in Mammograms

 

Seminar: Computer-Aided Diagnosis of Vertebral Compression Fractures

 

Seminar: Opportunities and Challenges in Biomedical Engineering

 

Seminar: The Nature of Research

 

Seminar: Introduction to Color Image Processing

 

Seminar: Engineering for Humanity

 

Seminar: Teaching and Learning

Global TV Interview on Computer-Aided Diagnosis of Breast Cancer (March 2012)

Teaching Files

Please check the links provided below my books on Biomedical Signal Analysis and Biomedical Image Analysis for files related to the courses I taught using the books.

To view videos of my courses on Biomedical Signal Analysis (Chapters 1-6) and Biomedical Signal Analysis (Chapters 1-5) given in Finland, go to www.evicab.eu, click on the "BME Curriculum" link on the left-hand side, and click on the “Video” links for my course at the end of the list of courses.

My Other Avatar: Classical Music of India!

If You are Interested in Music CDs with the Classical Music of India (Indian Classical Music)

Article on the Classical Music of India (Indian Classical Music)

Video of Interview with Gil Tucker, Global TV, Calgary (2010)

Video of Interview with Renata Canales, EPTV, Brazil (1998, in Portuguese)

Contact: rangaATucalgaryDOTca

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