Healthcare Engineering

Proceedings of CAETS 2015 Convocation on Pathways to Sustainability

Editors: Shorey, Rajeev, Ghosh, Purnendu (Eds.)

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  • Presents proceedings of a diverse international forum of the International Council of Academies of Engineering and Technological Sciences
    Talks about pertinent and current issues in healthcare and engineering applications to the area
    Includes articles from top scientists

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The book contains the proceedings of CAETS 2015 Convocation on ‘Pathways to Sustainability: Energy, Mobility and Healthcare Engineering’ that was held on October 13-14, 2015 in New Delhi. This 3 volume proceedings provide an international forum for discussion and communication of engineering and technological issues of common concern. This volume talks about ‘Healthcare’ and includes 11 chapters on diverse topics like regenerative engineering, big data analytics in healthcare, molecular science, rising expenditure on health issues, adoption of personalized medicine, etc. The contents of this volume will be useful to researchers and healthcare professionals. 

About the authors

Dr. Rajeev Shorey is the Principal Scientist at the TCS Innovation Lab, Cincinnati, USA and Bangalore, India. Dr. Shorey received his Ph.D and MS in Electrical Communication Engineering from the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore, India in 1997 and 1991 respectively. He received his B.E degree in Computer Science and Engineering from IISc, Bangalore in 1987 and the B. Sc degree from St. Stephen’s College, Delhi University in 1984. Dr. Shorey’s career spans several reputed research labs – General Motors (GM) India Science Laboratory (ISL), IBM India Research Laboratory and SASKEN Technologies. He was an adjunct faculty in the Computer Science Dept. at IIT, Delhi from 1998 to 2005. He was a faculty in the Computer Science Dept. at the National University of Singapore from 2003 to 2004, while on leave from IBM Research Labs in New Delhi.

Dr. Shorey’s work has resulted in more than 50 publications in international journals and conferences and several US patents, all in the area of wireless, wired networks, including wireless security. He has 12 issued US patents and several pending US patents to his credit. His areas of interest are Wireless Networks, Internet, Telecommunications, Telematics, Data Security and Data Analytics. Dr. Shorey has served on the Editorial boards of IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing and is currently serving on the Editorial board of WINET (Wireless Networks Journal of Mobile Communication, Computation and Information) journal.  He is the editor of the book titled “Mobile, Wireless and Sensor Networks: Technology, Applications and Future Directions” published by John Wiley, US in March 2006. Dr. Shorey has given numerous talks, tutorials and seminars in industry and academia all over the world. He is the founding member of the Communication Systems & Networks (COMSNETS) conference in India.

For his contributions in the area of Communication Networks, Dr. Shorey was elected a Fellow of the Indian National Academy of Engineering in 2007. Dr. Shorey was recognized by ACM as a Distinguished Scientist in December 2014. He is a Fellow of the Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers, India.

Purnendu Ghosh is the Executive Director, Birla Institute of Scientific Research, Jaipur. Prior to this he was Professor at Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. He worked at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Zurich, Switzerland; University of Melbourne, Australia; National Research Centre for Biotechnology (GBF), Braunschweig, Germany. He has taken a lead role in augmenting bioprocess engineering and biotechnology activities in the country as a member of several Task Forces of the Department of Biotechnology, Government of India. He is currently the Chief Editor of Publications of Indian National Academy of Engineering. He is a columnist of a leading newspaper group. Besides technical publications, he has written books of different genre.

Table of contents (11 chapters)

Table of contents (11 chapters)
  • Ethics-Based-Engineering: Importance of Academy’s Initiative Toward Human Security and Well-Being

    Pages 1-7

    Koizumi, Hideaki

  • Scalable Medical Devices: Personal and Social

    Pages 9-14

    Sabharwal, Ashutosh (et al.)

  • Therapeutic Platforms for Ischemic and Traumatic Brain Injuries Across National-Level Neuroimaging Grids

    Pages 15-20

    Roy, Prasun K. (et al.)

  • Next Generation Devices and Technologies Through Regenerative Engineering

    Pages 21-28

    Laurencin, Cato T. (et al.)

  • Rising Healthcare Spending: Is Technology the Solution?

    Pages 29-36

    BOST, Pierre-Etienne

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eBook $189.00
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Hardcover $249.99
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Healthcare Engineering
Book Subtitle
Proceedings of CAETS 2015 Convocation on Pathways to Sustainability
Editors
  • Rajeev Shorey
  • Purnendu Ghosh
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.
eBook ISBN
978-981-10-3111-3
DOI
10.1007/978-981-10-3111-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-10-3110-6
Softcover ISBN
978-981-10-9793-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 63
Number of Illustrations
13 b/w illustrations
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