Executive Guest Editor(s)

S. Aravindhan
School of Electronics
Vignan’s University
Email: surendararavindhan@ieee.org

A. Surendar is Currently working as R&D Head in Synthesishub - Advanced Scientific Research, His research interests include embedded system and bioinformatics. He has published research outcomes in several IEEE conferences and peer-reviewed international journals and has about 50 research publications to his credit. He is Editor of International Journal of Communication & Computer Technology, International Journal of Pharmaceutical Research and guest editor for many special issues with Inderscience. He is a recently elected as IEEE Senior Member.

A. Barkaoui
Department of Mechanical Engineering
International University of Rabat
Email: abdelwahed.barkaoui@uir.ac.ma

Abdelwahed BARKAOUI is an associate professor of Mechanical Engineering at International University of Rabat. He obtained his University habilitation from university of Tunis El Manar-Tunisia in 2017 and his PhD from university of Orleans-France 2012. he has a master's degree in mechanics obtained from the INSA of Lyon- France and a diploma of engineer in electromechanical from ENI-Sfax Tunisia. he held the position of director of department of sciences and techniques of engineers and Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Preparatory Institute for Engineering Studies of El Manar. Currently, assistant director of LERMA laboratory, head of mechanical discipline at ECINE and coordinator of the ECINE study program accreditation committee. His research mainly concerns problems in biomechanics, mechanobiology and biomedical engineering. He was selected in 2017 by the research and development department of Tunisian Ministry of Higher Education for Young researchers Project Funding (MB-OTV). He was member of editorial board of a number of internationals scientific journals as Series on biomechanics (2019-), Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology “biomechanics” (2017-) Insight/Mechanics(2018-), Journal of Exercises, sports and orthopedics (2017-), EC Orthopedics (2017- ) and Reviewer for several international journals known in the field of biomechanics and mechanics (Scientific Reports (nuture.com), Engineering Fracture Mechanics, Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology, etc). He is member of the American Society of Mechanical (ASME) Engineers European Society of Biomechanics (ESB) and the International Society of Biomechanics (ISB). He has published more than 40 papers in international journals, books, and conferences.

C. De Lazzari
Department of Biomedical Science
Italian National Research Council
Email: claudio.delazzari@cnr.it

Dr. Claudio De Lazzari is a graduate in Electronic Engineering from the University of Rome 'La Sapienza'. Since 1987 he has been a research scientist at the Italian National Research Council (C.N.R.) in the Institute of Clinical Physiology, Rome. He is also the Head of Cardiovascular Numerical/Hybrid Modelling Lab at IFC-CNR and Head of Telecardiology & Clinical Applications of Numerical Modelling of Biological Systems Research Unit at the National Institute for Cardiovascular Research (I.N.R.C.).

His main research interests are software development for modelling and simulation of the cardiovascular system, respiratory system and their mechanical assist devices, telecardiology in relation to wearable devices for distant data analysis, numerical modelling of stem cell therapy for ischaemic myocardium. He is author of over 200 scientific publications including chapters and books. In 2015, he was awarded the title of "Doctor Honoris Causa" by Teaching University GEOMEDI (Georgia).

A. Drochon
Laboratory I2M
University of Bordeaux
Email: agnes.drochon@utc.fr
P.B. Filho
State University of Santa Catarina
Email: pedro.bertemes@udesc.br

PEDRO BERTEMES FILHO was born in Florianópolis (Brazil) on March 10, 1970. Bachelor of Electrical Engineering at the State University of Santa Catarina in 1995, Master on Biomedical Engineering at the Federal University of Santa Catarina in 1998 and PhD on Medical Physics at the University of Sheffield in 2002. He worked on the development of wireless clinical devices for processing EEG, ECG and EMG signals. Over the last decade, he has been working with electrical impedance spectroscopy related to the characterization of tissue. He coordinates a project working with electrical cervical cancer diagnosis by using an impedance probe for taking the measurements of 500 women from 5 hospitals in the state of Santa Catarina (Brazil). He is a titular Professor at the State University of Santa Catarina (UDESC) lecturing electrical instrumentation for undergraduate, Master and PhD students students in the Department of Electrical Engineering. Leader of the research group on Biomedical Engineering at UDESC and member of the University Ethic Committee. He has done postdoctoral studies at the University of São Paulo in 2003, working with the development of an Electrical Impedance Tomograph. Recently, he was a visiting researcher fellow at the University of Sheffield, working with electrical bioimpedance for the early detection of premature birth. He has been peer review of over 10 international journals related to the field of Biomedical Engineering, as well as ad hoc consultant of 5 national research agencies in Brazil. Member of the Brazilian Society of Biomedical Engineering (SBEB), the International Society of Electrical Bioimpedance (ISEBI), the Canadian Medical and Biological Engineering Society (CMBES) and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). Also, he is a member of the editorial advisory board of the "Revista Ingeniería Solidaria" (ISSN 1900-3102) and section editor of the International Journal of Electrical Bioimpedance (IJEB). From 2016 he is secretary of the International Society of Electrical Bioimpedance (ISEBI) and member of the International Committee for Promotion of Research in Bio-Impedance (ICPRBI).

R.K. Kher
Electronics & Communication Engg. (ECE) Department
G H Patel College of Engineering of Engineering & Technology
Email: rahulkher@gcet.ac.in

Dr. Rahul Kher received B.E (Electronics) from Sardar Patel University in 1997, M.Tech (Electrical Engineering) from Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee in 2006 and Ph.D (Electronics & Communication Engineering) from Sardar Patel University in 2014. He has a teaching and research experience of over 20 years. His research interests include Biomedical Signal and Image Processing, Medical image analysis and Healthcare monitoring systems. He is a Senior Member of IEEE and was the founder Secretary of Signal Processing Society (SPS) Chapter of IEEE Gujarat Section during 2013-2015. He is a Life Member of Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE), Member of Institute of Engineers (India) and Senior Member of IETI- Hong Kong. He has visited Japan and US for attending International conferences.