Volume 6 | Issue 4

Co-sponsored by the IEEE Circuits and Systems Society and the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, the Transactions on Biomedical Circuits and Systems (TBioCAS) publishes peer-reviewed manuscripts reporting original and transformative research at the intersection between the life sciences and circuits and systems engineering disciplines. TBioCAS covers the latest state-of-the-art advances as well as critical reviews of emerging directions in circuits and systems with demonstrated biological and/or clinical applications in laboratory and/or clinical settings.

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Mohamad Sawan
Editor in Chief - 2016 - 2017
Polystim Neurotechnologies Lab
Polytechnique Montreal, EE Department
Mohamad.Sawan@polymtl.ca

Dr. Guoxing Wang
Deputy Editor-in-Chief
School of Microelectronics
Shanghai Jiao Tong University

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This paper presents a novel data compression and transmission scheme for power reduction in Internet-of-Things (IoT) enabled wireless sensors. In the proposed scheme, data is compressed with both lossy and lossless techniques, so as to enable hybrid transmission mode, support adaptive data rate selection and save power in wireless transmission. Applying the method to electrocardiogram (ECG), the... Read more on IEEE Xplore

Compressive sensing is widely used in biomedical applications, and the sampling matrix plays a critical role on both quality and power consumption of signal acquisition. It projects a high-dimensional vector of data into a low-dimensional subspace by matrix-vector multiplication. An optimal sampling matrix can ensure accurate data reconstruction and/or high compression ratio. Most existing... Read more on IEEE Xplore

A new pseudo asynchronous level crossing analogue-to-digital converter (ADC) architecture targeted for low-power, implantable, long-term biomedical sensing applications is presented. In contrast to most of the existing asynchronous level crossing ADC designs, the proposed design has no digital-to-analogue converter (DAC) and no continuous time comparators. Instead, the proposed architecture uses... Read more on IEEE Xplore