Inan Research Lab


Principal Investigator

Omer T. Inan, PhD

Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Adjunct Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Program Faculty Bioengineering


Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, 2009
M.Sc., Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, 2005
B.Sc., Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, 2004

Major Awards
Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Award (ONR YIP), 2018
National Science Foundation CAREER Award, 2018
IEEE Sensors Early Career (Young Professional) Award, 2018
Roger P. Webb Outstanding Junior Faculty Member Award (ECE), Georgia Tech, 2018
Sigma Xi Young Faculty Award, Georgia Tech, 2017
Lockheed Dean’s Excellence in Teaching Award, Georgia Tech, 2016
G. J. Lieberman Fellowship, Stanford University, 2009


Mohsen Safaei, PhD

My research interests include development of wearable and implantable biomedical technologies for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes. Currently, I am working on the characterization of knee joint sounds, ultrasound therapy, and vibration analysis of knee joint.

Nordine Sebkhi, PhD

My main research interests are embedded systems and assistive robotics.


Oludotun Ode
My research interests center around the development of embedded systems and statistical signal processing algorithms for bio-medical applications. Specifically, I am currently working on developing methods for detecting local muscle fatigue during physical exercise.

Md Mobashir Hasan Shandhi

My research interest is in the field of biosensing device, e.g., wearable and bioMEMS device. I have worked on implantable neural array for large neuronal mapping. Presently I am working on noninvasive medical devices, sensor fusion, signal processing and machine learning with emphasis on cardiovascular monitoring for patients with heart failure.

Samer Mabrouk

My research interests are to use embedded systems and machine learning to develop miniaturized sensors that can be used in and outside the clinic. My main focus is to develop a miniaturized bioimpedance sensor to detect IV infiltration and evaluate joint health.

Beren Semiz

My research interests include non-invasive wearable device design and applying signal processing and machine learning on bio-medical signals to get clinically useful data.

Hyeon Ki Jeong
My research interest lies in studying biosignals, developing non-invasive devices and applying methods to utilize them for clinical purposes.

Hewon Jung

My research interest focus on biomedical sensing system for home monitoring. This includes developing novel wearable devices, measuring bio-signals, and analyzing those through signal processing algorithms to get clinically useful data.

Venu Ganti

My research interests focus on non-invasive wearables that leverage novel signal processing techniques for physiological monitoring.

Jacob Kimball

My research interests include machine learning and bio-signal processing for applications in wearable health monitoring, particularly for detecting and monitoring trauma and assisting in triage.

Luis Rosa
My research interests involve the development of better sensing modalities for real-time gait optimization and joint health assessments. More specifically, on combining machine learning with ultrasound and joint acoustical emissions to extract important physiological information that was previously only obtained through post-processing to be used in-the-loop.  

Sevda Gharehbaghi

My research interests include designing circuits and systems for sensing biological signals, and finding biomarkers for quantifying the biomedical condition through signal processing techniques. Designing such systems and miniaturizing them to a wearable size helps with health monitoring for both clinical and at-home settings.

Brandi Nevius
My interests focus predominantly around biomedical product research and development. I am particularly passionate about products that at the very least improve quality of life, if not entirely rehabilitate or cure. I am additionally passionate about devices for early detection of diseases, with the end goal of preventing sickness before it even starts.

Kristy Scott Richardson
My research interests focus mainly on developing a quantitative method for joint assessment using data provided from wearable devices. I have been using joint sounds, kinematic data, and bioimpedance data as well as machine learning techniques to differentiate severity of rheumatoid arthritis in the knee.

Asim Gazi
My research interests include control engineering and non-invasive physiological sensing and modulation in the context of psychophysiology and affective computing. I aim to develop closed-loop systems that non-invasively improve mental health and augment human performance by automatically regulating measurable responses to feelings such as stress and anger. 

Goktug Cihan Ozmen
My research interests span biomedical sensing system design for human health and patient monitoring. I focus on the end-to-end design of the overall system, including circuit design, signal processing and machine learning. More specifically, I am interested in wearable biomechanics for knee health monitoring.

Daniel Hochman
My research interests surround developing electrical and mechanical devices for augmenting therapies and physiological monitoring of humans. My ultimate goal is to maximize  the effectiveness of the non-invasive devices I work on.

Arpan Bhavsar
I’m interested in assistive technology that helps enable new forms of mobility, communication, and computer interaction. My technical interests lie in hardware design and embedded systems for bio-engineering applications and I look forward to further developing my skills in this space.

David Lin

My research interests lie in the hardware development of non-invasive wearable devices and the application of signal processing techniques to get clinically useful data from them.

J Antonio Sánchez-Pérez

My research interests center around the development of non-invasive wearable biomedical devices for improving diagnosis and remote monitoring of patients. I am particularly interested in developing embedded systems for monitoring cardiopulmonary health.

Christopher Nichols

My research interests revolve around using non-invasive bio-signal sensing and measurement techniques to help improve patient outcomes. I am especially passionate about acoustics, signal processing, and device design that empowers patients to take ownership of their health both inside and outside of the clinic.

Anna Harrison

My research interests include noninvasive neuromodulation and electrophysiological monitoring as applied to clinically relevant conditions. I am especially interested in the monitoring and modulation of psychiatric disorders.

John Berkebile

My research interests are based in the hardware and software development of embedded systems used for electrophysiological sensing and modulation. I have a particular interest in closed-loop neuromodulation devices that aid in the treatment of neurological disorders.

Sungtae An

My research interests focus on deep learning with less supervised environments, including weakly supervised, semi-supervised, and transfer learning, particularly for human activity recognition and physiological signal analysis.

Camille Johnson

My research interests focus on biological signal processing and machine learning and their applications in pediatric cardiology.

Mohammad Nikbakht

My research interests include hardware and embedded systems development for miniaturized wireless non-invasive wearables, remote detection via image sensing technologies, and the application of machine learning techniques in conjunction with the above to effectively monitor health and detect disease. I also enjoy designing GUIs for the systems that I develop.


Adith Srivatsa

Hannah Kim

Lan Lan

Elizabeth Ham

Shlok Natarajan

Srirakshaa Sundararaj

Ali Mirzazadeh


Abdul Qadir Javaid

PhD, 2016

Jambu Jambulingam

M.Sc., 2015

Sreenidhi Muthu

M.S., 2016

Jordan Conant

M.S., 2016

Dr. Maziyar Pouyan

Post-Doc, 2016-2017

Hazar Ashouri

PhD, 2017

Andrew Carek

PhD, 2019

Dr. Sinan Hersek

Post-Doc, 2017-2020

Caitlin Teague

PhD, 2020

Nick Bolus

PhD, 2020